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Play Slide Guitar Like Derek Trucks - Vocal Lines

Derek Trucks is the undisputed king of modern slide guitar. Part of his style that sets him apart, is his convincingly vocal-like lines. In the video below, I am mimicking Etta James' vocal on the song "Trust In Me". Learning vocal lines will improve your ear, reaction time, phrasing, and general improvising ability.

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