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Taking another look at power chord alternatives, simply changing one note can make all the difference. Utilizing a series of power chords, we are going to take one of those chords and move the lower note (or root)down a half step. These types of power chord alternatives create nice movement and variety in your progressions. Let's take a look at an example of this in the style of Angus and Malcom Young (AC/DC,) playing down a series of chords on the A and D strings.
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