12 Bar Blues In E
The 12 Bar Blues is iconic. It was the foundation of Rock n Roll and is still used today throughout many musical genres. The 12 Bar Blues is a very specific pattern that is played over 12 bars, or measures (bars and measures are different words the same thing).
We’re going to break down the 12 Bar Blues and throw in a shuffle strumming pattern and some modified chords. Together, these make a classic Blues progression.