How to Play The “James Brown” Chord – Guitar Lesson You Need to Know

Here is a chord that every guitar player should know.

It’s a chord that’s very common in funk music. Personally, I like to call it the “James Brown” chord as it typifies that style.

In an upcoming video lesson, I’ll show you the exact method you need to get your hair to look like James Brown’s and how to tweak your inner mojo so you can be the next godfather of funk and soul.

I will give you a video lesson “soon” on the strum pattern you need (and
a few other tricks) to easily create the funk rhythm sound with your guitar.

For today, let me just show you the chord.

It’s basically a Dom9 chord without the root.

Just check out my latest blog post, for the chord diagram and a bit of theory behind the chord.


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