Learn 5 John Mayer guitar playing style techniques with Leigh at MGR Music. Watch this video if you want to play guitar like John Mayer - and see some of John Mayer's signature guitar moves and techniques.
This is a great John Mayer guitar lesson for players of all levels who want to know how to play blues licks and guitar solos and chords like John Mayer. You can also learn a variety of John Mayer's playing habits and techniques that you can easily add to your own playing (with a little practice of course!)
If you want to sound like John Mayer and learn his playing habits - watch this video!
0:00 Intro to John Mayer Guitar Techniques & gear used
0:34 John Mayer Tone tips and pickup position
1:00 Triad Style chords in the style of John Mayer explained - How to play Triads like John Mayer
2:16 Technique #1 John Mayer style Triad chords with embellishments
5:18 Technique #2 John Mayer style percussive fingerstyle technique
7:33 Technique #3 John Mayer style Muted String Rake
9:22 Technique #4 John Mayer style double string bend
11:29 Technique #5 Mayer style Single string pentatonic licks