Roadhouse Blues - The Doors

In this series of videos, I show you 10 riffs or songs that use notes from the E minor pentatonic scale, the easiest and most common scale for rock and blues! If you have not covered this scale, please watch this video first where I show you how to play it!

 

This video covers how to play Roadhouse Blues by The Doors, another riff you can play with notes from the E minor pentatonic scale in open position. Its a tricky one for your picking hand but great to improvise over!

 

Roadhouse Blues main riff

And here's the riff between the lyrics in the verse.

Roadhouse Blues Riff 2

Roadhouse Blues riff 2