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October 31, 2019

Hi, I’m Bobby Christe this guitar lesson is about hiding place of an extra-extra bluesy guitar riffs Okay, so here’s the first riff I’ll play it first Okay, all is it starts at the second string the third fret and the third string fourth fret Just kind of slide into it and play the top string at the same time And down one fret And you can do the exact same thing one octave higher For the second string 15th fret and the 3rd string 16th fret a Bit of a sheet and then slide down one fret Okay, the next riff is yes So same thing as the first rift there in that position Down one fret Down another fret Then the top string third string the second string open and Hammer onto the third string first fret Then for string second fret Okay next it’s the same as the first the previous earth before but play the bottom string as well And you can move the bottom three strings as well Sound like that so Sam is the previous riff, but just add the bottom string Okay, here’s the next one Okay, you play the bottom two strings let’s start the fifth string seventh fret Play twice and the fifth fret fourth fret Third fret gonna be seven the second fret position Okay, and this one here The top string opened and Third string 6 fret 4th string 5th fret Slide up Okay, next riff is this Okay, that’s the first and third strings for threat as well as the second string open Same thing slide down one fret to third fret Second fret a Third string open and hammer on first the fourth string fret same fret Okay, next is this So that’s at the 5th and 4th strings the 2nd fret The first fret of the 5th string The top string third fret end up and open Okay, then some rhythm That’s the top string second fret hammer onto the fourth Fifth string second fret Then you play the top string open 5th string 2nd fret and 4th Second Clean loop just repeat it Okay, the next riff is like this So just follow along with the tabs here bottom two strings second fret second string Okay, and a good way to end a Busan is like this Okay, so that’s the fifth string seventh fret top string open Twice the fourth fret top string Fifth fret Sixth fret seventh fret Top string so threat nine fifth string six red So this is in this chord here Which is topping open fifth string seventh fret fourth string six run third string six sir third string seventh fret and eighth fret on the second string Okay, that’s lesson I hope it’s been helpful and thanks for watching


  • Reply funguy4utube July 29, 2013 at 3:18 am

    Great lesson – great teaching !

  • Reply Diego Herrera C. August 6, 2013 at 2:26 am

    I really appreciate this! thanks.

  • Reply angryfurby August 26, 2013 at 3:31 am


  • Reply metalehead95 September 28, 2013 at 2:36 pm

    it isnt that hard…is mostly pentatonic bends..

  • Reply Easy Blues Guitar Lessons October 14, 2013 at 11:42 am

    Nice lesson. As someone mentioned, would have been nice to hear the whole thing together but very useful nonetheless. Thanks Bobby.

  • Reply Edward Carlile December 11, 2013 at 10:01 pm

    Brilliant little series of riffs…more of the same please!!!!!!!

  • Reply Jose Gregorio Graterol December 26, 2013 at 2:23 pm

    Awesome Riffs lesson !!  Thanks Boby !! lol

  • Reply quarawlis stafford January 24, 2014 at 2:35 am

    the ladies call me bobby crispy

  • Reply Acoustic Blues Guitar Lessons - Jim Bruce February 9, 2014 at 6:10 am

    Thanks Bobby – great tips as usual;

  • Reply Jean Carmona February 19, 2014 at 9:27 pm

    Thank you! Great lesson

  • Reply Росен Бланарь March 26, 2014 at 9:24 pm

    Thanks Bobby!!! Awesome))) Pls, more….

  • Reply XDgeezer May 22, 2014 at 8:15 pm

    You can hear crickets in the background lolz

  • Reply chaliceofpala June 18, 2014 at 8:16 pm

    What's the name of the last chord?

  • Reply Ei’ríġ Proinsias Dammantaċ Ó Gamhna. July 6, 2014 at 8:40 am

    This helped me a lot.  Sorry for this, but is there any chance you may name the notes you play in your videos or how they relate to the key you're in (or what key you're in, for that matter)?  I'm not a guitarist, but I love writing for the guitar, so though your video was lovely, I imagine it'd be some help to people like me (obviously the minority) as well as guitarists to have that information.  I've worked it out and put it to good use by now.  Just thought I'd offer the suggestion.

  • Reply Zc7578 July 25, 2014 at 12:39 am

    Please fix your TABS I try and watch your videos but your tabs are always messed up

  • Reply Kapil Tejwani August 11, 2014 at 4:25 am

    the second one sounds a little different version of Eric Clapton's Before you accuse me intro.
    Proper term for these would be turn arounds not riffs.
    good lesson though. 

  • Reply Ricky Mallard August 22, 2014 at 8:29 pm

    How do you play the open E string with the other two strings without hitting the A and D strings with the pick??

  • Reply NoName Jane August 28, 2014 at 7:29 am

    You call the same string the "top" string and a couple of minutes later you call it the "bottom" string.  This seems mighty dumb to me.  Not showing your face — even for a second or two — is also mighty dumb.

  • Reply Frank X August 31, 2014 at 8:55 am

    this is great man!

  • Reply cheezyridr October 6, 2014 at 6:41 pm

    this was a good one..but you know what woulda made it even better? BACON, that's what.  because bacon makes EVERYTHING better. rock on, man.  rock on, with bacon!

  • Reply Tom Budington December 29, 2014 at 10:28 pm


  • Reply tony pops January 7, 2015 at 8:34 pm

    Thanks Bobby, nice lesson.

  • Reply Haydn Po April 29, 2015 at 5:36 pm

    Many thanks Bobby… I really learn something when I watch your video tuition..

  • Reply Stefan Soehngen May 5, 2015 at 8:23 am

    Please do me a favour and get a voice-double1!!

  • Reply Primo Israel May 11, 2015 at 7:05 pm

    BigUps…Wicked video m8

  • Reply Noel Maurice May 30, 2015 at 9:29 am

    All the blues tricks I always secretly wanted to learn!

  • Reply Lewis Levy June 1, 2015 at 8:18 am

    If anyone's interested I just uploaded a blues riff on my channel 🙂

  • Reply bigbear450 June 2, 2015 at 7:22 am


  • Reply BeBopScraBoo August 24, 2015 at 11:33 pm

    low notes = bottom strings amigo.

  • Reply Jamseyboywonder September 4, 2015 at 10:56 pm

    Put subs on and go to 7:26!

  • Reply james harbin September 10, 2015 at 3:09 am

    How to I strum the open e and the other two notes on 3 and 4 frets at the Same time

  • Reply curunduraj September 18, 2015 at 3:41 am

    Hey man, lots of basic blues turnarounds. Cool. I've been playing for 46 years and I don't mind admitting that I learned something from this. Thanks.

  • Reply golfalot1 September 19, 2015 at 2:02 am

    Excellent lesson. Useful riffs and fills that will keep us busy and bluesy for the rest of our lives. Thanks for the hard work you put into these lessons, Bobby.

  • Reply Rip Red September 21, 2015 at 5:44 am

    I've been looking for a video like this for a while; simple and sweet–thank you!

  • Reply david cloughly November 19, 2015 at 6:46 am

    the best teacher by far!!! thank you

  • Reply Corey Collins December 16, 2015 at 5:09 am

    I wish you'd play all the riffs first, THEN show how to play. I find myself trying to unsuccessfully ff thru

  • Reply Fábio Medeiros December 25, 2015 at 8:20 pm

    Hi Bobby … your videos are great, we learned a lot from them, thank you, and Merry Christmas.

  • Reply Emo_HackySack_Ninja December 28, 2015 at 8:13 pm


  • Reply John Denver(Guitar Newbie) December 31, 2015 at 9:24 am

    Robert Johnson inspired licks?

  • Reply Mark Malaby January 3, 2016 at 2:03 pm

    Hi – great licks! Is there an easy way for a beginning player to tell what key these are in? Thanks!

  • Reply Our Lord And Savior January 4, 2016 at 10:35 am

    i Have been searching all over the web for a video like this… Thank You so much! hope somebody will make more of these

  • Reply Julia Zetova January 19, 2016 at 12:06 pm

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  • Reply MIST February 20, 2016 at 4:13 am

    I play blues from hear, but this help me a lot to close the rhyme. Great lesson, you gain a suscriber.

  • Reply Mike Sharp March 7, 2016 at 7:16 pm

    would it be possible to show how to play the rolling stones Down the Road Apiece, can't be found anywhere. It's from the album the rolling stones now, great boogie song, with multiple solos.

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  • Reply Chimp No 1 May 15, 2016 at 10:26 pm

    Very helpful – thanks Bobby.

  • Reply camilo peñuela May 18, 2016 at 9:06 pm

    Thansk man 😀

  • Reply John Ventura June 5, 2016 at 11:17 am

    very helpful thank you

  • Reply Marvin Pearce June 11, 2016 at 6:32 pm

    I learned to play first and foremost by listening to those on the porch, in the kitchen, or around the campfire. Yeah,…I watched their fingers….but it was what I heard that I kept in my head,…and would just keep trying until I could repeat what I had heard and burned into my mind. Never learned to read or understand all the….what do they call them.. tabs….?? I seldom asked someone to slow down and show me….but yeah a few times I did. Great post….but it just isn't the way I learn. I did far better with just an old record player! But thanks….but sincerely. would just love to sit and listen to you play! I also found that going out into life and living the blues helped a bit too! 😉

  • Reply Evan kurniawan July 1, 2016 at 12:58 pm

    please check my youtube channel if you like music 🙂 .. thankss

    If you subscribe me i will subscribe back..

  • Reply BigBoss Nakedsnake August 25, 2016 at 6:16 am

    do you have crossroads by cream?

  • Reply Joshua Amaya September 1, 2016 at 5:13 pm

    great stuff brother. Blues on…

  • Reply Andy S September 5, 2016 at 4:33 am

    Handy rifts…!!!!!!

  • Reply Pb Bvpht October 7, 2016 at 8:58 pm

    maybe the best one I've ever seen

  • Reply Byrnezy VLOGZ October 11, 2016 at 7:32 am

    Ur good

  • Reply cypress dobro October 31, 2016 at 2:13 am

    turnarounds not riffs dick

  • Reply Luiz valladão November 3, 2016 at 12:21 am

    e show

  • Reply Safe Nathan November 13, 2016 at 4:36 pm

    @EASY TO LEARN Guitar Lessons ive been wanting to learn these for a while as im new to guitar but love blues so thanks man….would be a whole lot more helpful if i could see what ya strumming hand was doing as well though

  • Reply Jaime Gonzalez November 19, 2016 at 8:00 pm

    Can someone answer this question please: what key can these be used in and why?

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  • Reply James Johnson December 16, 2016 at 12:46 am

    I like blues, thanks!

  • Reply Rik YourKin December 18, 2016 at 9:41 pm

    Very nice and helpful! I wonder why videos like this get any thumbs down in the like? THANK YOU and hope you always keep playing. 🙂 THUMBS UP!!!

  • Reply Sennstrato January 3, 2017 at 3:11 am

    YouTube video. sennstrato – wah fun

  • Reply Nicole Joseph January 7, 2017 at 10:10 pm

    these are all standard tuning right?

  • Reply Sennstrato January 28, 2017 at 3:14 pm

    YouTube video. sennstrato – Friday night fun

  • Reply queenbeebee222 January 28, 2017 at 10:50 pm

    Great video, Bobby! Thanks!

  • Reply Shy Shy February 5, 2017 at 5:36 am

    so we arent playing single strokes or are we playing full?

  • Reply Señor Gato February 9, 2017 at 1:15 am

    fuck that intro bro…

  • Reply Mc Ikay February 19, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    y si subes las tablaturas

  • Reply Trọng Trần March 16, 2017 at 2:09 am


  • Reply Rodney Campbell March 26, 2017 at 10:06 pm

    what exactly is a riff does it start off with your fingers formed like you would a basic chord or is any formation that would really just make a specific sound?

  • Reply bakdrft2009 March 27, 2017 at 9:44 pm

    Awesome video if you woulda showed Which strings to pick

  • Reply shimmiliciousxoxo April 9, 2017 at 9:47 pm

    Thanks Bobby. You're super sweet for teaching us what you know. I really appreciate you for your kindness, knowledge, and willingness to help others learn. God bless you and your family.

  • Reply Simone Berardi April 14, 2017 at 11:03 am

    bobby crispyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! the bossssss absolutelyy… cheers from italy 😀

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  • Reply Chris G May 18, 2017 at 6:23 pm

    You should include tabs it would be easier to follow

  • Reply Krzysztof Przybyło June 2, 2017 at 1:24 am

    Well done!

  • Reply Guillermo Araujo July 16, 2017 at 6:38 pm

    Good!! I love blues lessons!!!? thanks for the videos!!!!!!

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  • Reply Rocco Rodriguez September 10, 2017 at 2:12 am

    Hi Bobby. Thank you for the video. I believe these "riffs" are actually turnarounds no?

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  • Reply Justinitiative October 10, 2017 at 5:33 am

    This was super helpful thanks! Inspired some new ideas!

  • Reply Daniel Craig October 22, 2017 at 5:07 pm

    Devil got my woman?

  • Reply FSEVENMAN March 11, 2018 at 5:00 am

    bobbycrispy you kick ass thanks for your lessons I love your tutorials please keep them coming

  • Reply Vernon Dhanukdharrisingh June 7, 2018 at 12:54 am

    It would be so much better if you could state what key we are playing in and maybe what scale or state movement from chord a to chord b.

  • Reply Joeldison Eloi June 9, 2018 at 2:58 pm

    Good job

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  • Reply Kim S October 24, 2018 at 8:11 am

    In my dreams 😊

  • Reply John Rah November 22, 2018 at 3:14 pm

    One new fan.

  • Reply Tony Warsaw December 28, 2018 at 2:04 pm

    What's the key?

  • Reply vcash holdfast January 1, 2019 at 9:37 am

    Show you right hand!

  • Reply Herman Aja January 26, 2019 at 2:06 pm

    I like

  • Reply James V February 5, 2019 at 7:36 am

    What model of guitar are you playing? I can’t quite read headstock.

  • Reply Akali Main April 30, 2019 at 1:07 am

    These are some pretty crispy riffs

  • Reply Jackson man May 29, 2019 at 8:22 pm

    This is shit

  • Reply anjaflo2 July 28, 2019 at 1:02 pm

    any tabs?? and which strings are you actually picking??? ……

  • Reply Nicole N. August 1, 2019 at 4:09 pm

    I'm back with your lessons! Greatly appreciated! Thanks Bobby! 🤗🎶🎶🎶🎶

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