Blues Language eBook

Licks and Vocabulary from the Blues Masters

Blues Language

Also available in Paperback from Amazon!

All music has a vocabulary and language.  Once you learn to ‘speak’ or play it you sound like an authentic player!

This book is a vocabulary handbook for anyone who wants to make their blues playing more authentic.  By working through these licks you will learn many of the phrases, tricks, and techniques used by the best blues players in history.

Here is what is covered in Blues Language

  • Over 100 licks from the blues masters
  • Licks over different sections of the blues (endings, turnarounds, etc)
  • The idea of learning vocabulary
  • Sample Solos/Etudes
  • A deeper discussion of the blues form
  • Alternate blues changes
  • Discography

You Receive

  • A printable PDF file of the eBook that can also be viewed on E-Readers
  • 90+ pages of great blues material
  • Over 100 audio examples of the 125 licks  (‘with audio’ option only *note there are about 20 licks not included)

Artists Covered

  • BB King
  • Albert King
  • Buddy Guy
  • Pat Hare (with Bobby Blue Bland)
  • Duane Allman
  • Freddie King
  • Muddy Waters
  • Elmore James
  • Earl Hooker
  • Albert Collins
  • Billy Butler
  • Wes Montgomery
  • T-Bone Walker
  • Kenny Burrell
  • and more!!


Blues Language is specially priced at only $7.99!!

That means for less than eight bucks you will receive hours of great material to play and work into your own playing.  The hours and hours of transcribing has already been done! Save yourself time and become an authority in the Blues Language.

Boost Your Vocabulary

Let’s face it, once you start playing gigs you find yourself thinking about ‘what do I play on THIS solo?’  The key is to boost your vocabulary.  Blues is a universal style of music – and a major influence in rock, jazz, country, everything!  What better way to find over 100 licks that you can immediately add to your vocabulary and enhance your playing?

Make sure to also check out my Bundle of Blues, Country, and Jazz guitar books.  It’s only $19.97!  Just click here.

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20 Responses to Blues Language eBook

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  4. Todd says:

    Hey there! I bought the first edition without the audio. Is there anyway I can get the audio alone from the new edition?

  5. Kamil says:


    I’d like to purchase the book but don’t like the idea waiting for the mail delivery.

    Is there any way if I could purchase the PDF and mp3 file delivered via email? I don’t mind paying more to compensate the inconvenience.


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  7. Kirsten says:

    Can you get the audio if you buy the kindle version of the book?

  8. Baz says:

    Will it be available for IPad’s , Sam.

    And Thanks for the work you’ve put into this, invaluable for blue’s students (players) like myself.

    • Sam says:

      Yes it is available on iPad – either in the Kindle app, or opening the PDF in iBooks. I’ve used both methods myself and they work great.
      Thanks for the compliment! I’m glad you’ve found it useful!

  9. Hope Dalessandro says:

    Dropbox does not support audio files. Cannot export blues audio files. Is there another way

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  11. James says:


    I bought the Blues Language Kindle book on Amazon. I have the receipt, which I can send you. Can I obtain the PDF from you?

  12. Baz says:

    Hi Sam

    I bought the Jazz, Blues & Country ebooks as a package from your website. Unfortunately I can’t seem to find the audio to accompany the Blues ebook. Any chance you could send me the link? Many thanks.


  13. Richard says:


    I purchased the Blues Language for Kindle and can’t get the audio files. When I click the link it asks me to register, and when I do it tells me I am already registered.

    How do I get the audio files?

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