John McCarthy presents a four-part tutorial system that continues his exciting start to the world of the blues guitar, featuring a book, a DVD, a CD and full online support. Get your head and hands around a kaleidoscope of techniques, with easy-to-follow lessons. With the emphasis placed on creativity and improvisation, this second tutorial covers triplet patterns, shuffle feel, swing effect, challenging riffs, turnarounds, and much more. The DVD illustrates each lesson with examples that concentrate upon both hands in crystal clear close-up. You also get player-perspective views and a video chord chart. On the CD, the instructor talks you through each lesson, providing demonstrations and details exactly where you need them. You'll also find professionally produced backing tracks for you to play along with, creating the feel and excitement of being in your own band. Full online support provides interactive lessons and links to a global community of teachers and students.