The Green River intro is a guitar riff that will be a great addition to your repertoire. There are a few techniques – such as slides and doublestops – required to play this intro, as well as some knowledge of scales, so it will be more suited to intermediate or advanced players.
Like so many famous guitar riffs, Green River is based around the E Pentatonic Minor scale, and it also uses plenty of moves and tricks that are standard to blues and rock guitar. However, there are various ways in which you can change the tone and feel to suit your playing style.
Here’s the Green River Intro Riff:
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