Stevie Ray Vaughan's legendary sound is mostly found in the minor blues scale. Almost every guitar solo Stevie played was based on this specific scale. When I figured this out also, I was astonished because again, most of us associate achievement with having a lot of specialized knowledge.

It was good to know that this misconception that the more you know, the more successful you'll be was becoming increasingly evident.

The majority of these guitar legends rose to the top of their fields by relying on a few, if not merely one, signature riff. It doesn't necessarily imply that's all they could do. I'm sure their guitar knowledge was quite extensive. However, they all kept a fairly basic but melodic style of playing with a lot of feeling.

The minor pentatonic scale was my main soloing scale until I discovered the mighty minor blues scale, which became my favorite scale ever.

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