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The “Train Whistle” lick utilizes the technique of half-step bending, producing one of the most unique guitar sounds available to players. The lick has developed into two very distinct styles, or positions: one is the more standard folk-blues style, and the other is the more advanced two-string bend, which produces an almost Hawaiian-style approach.
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The alternating bass has an entirely different feel and stylistic bent compared with the constant bass in the last lesson, yet they are totally related to each other, and can even be interchangeable.
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This technique, made famous by many great players but most notably Jerry Reed, is usually created by using a thumb pick and fingers, or the hybrid “pick and finger” style. It’s basically a “grabbing” type action of the open positions, hence the “claw” name.
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This is a unique, one-of-a-kind lick that really takes the banjo-like sound and raises it to a special level. I created this lick back in 1969 for my song “Upstate Rag,” which I originally played with my band Steel. We also performed the song in 1970 at the first anniversary of the Woodstock Festival, which was held at the actual site of Woodstock for thousands of campers. The same song also appeared as an acoustic piece on Guitar Harvest, as well as the full-band version on my 2005 CD, Landscape.
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Now that you’ve got some serious country string bending under your belt, this is one of the more famous and recognizable riffs that utilize this technique.
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