Johnny Hiland: Chicken Pickin' Guitar
Hot Licks Series
Johnny Hiland's biography is a rags-to-riches story of the boy from Maine who moved to Nashville and wowed both the country worlds (as a session player for Randy Travis, Toby Keith, Ricky Skaggs and others) and the rock worlds (where he has played with Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Yngwie Malmsteen and others.)
ThisDVDs has been completely remastered from the original Hot Licks video and features new introductions by producer Arlen Roth. The program features music and TAB on screen as it is played, split-screen effects showing right- and left-hand techniques simultaneously, slow-motion segments with standard pitch sound, and a booklet of the exercises shown in standard/TAB.
"Chicken Pickin' Guitar" covers chicken pickin', pedal steel-type licks, double-stops, pick-and-finger hybrid picking, banjo rolls and more. This DVD has additional band segments featuring Arlen Roth, Shannon Ford and Bill Holloman.