All great solos have their roots in scales. A solid grounding across the keys - knowing your Harmonic Minor from your Melodic, understanding the diffference between a Pentatonic Major or Minor scale - with practice for good muscle memory will make your guitar sing like a guitar hero's! With notation and TAB.
Jake Jackson is writer, editor and contributor to over 25 music books, including Scales and Modes, How to Play Classic Riffs and Guitar Chords Made Easy. As guitarist and songwriter he has been in a number of bands, including Slice, The Harmonics and Starbank and has studied a form of Flamenco guitar.