Video: Kenny Wayne Shepherd 'Never Lookin' Back' lesson

Watch the video above to see blues ace Kenny Wayne Shepherd explain the 'Stones-like riffs behind his recent single 'Never Lookin' Back'.

The guitarist released his sixth album, 'How I Go', back in August and has put together a short series of videos for Total Guitar. The video above is the second instalment; in the first Kenny talked us through his 1961 Strat.

If you feel inspired to brush up on your own licks, check out our 'Essentials: Blues scale riffs' video lesson.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd is in the UK next week for a one-off date at London's Koko on 7 November. Head to to buy tickets.

Matthew Parker

Matt is a freelance journalist who has spent the last decade interviewing musicians for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.