This is a famous beat in Rock & Roll used by Bo Diddley in songs like Bo Diddley and Mona, by Buddy Holly in Not Fade Away, and by Johnny Otis in Hand Jive. It's a simple rhythmic riff that can be used between the short vocal phrases and is fairly easily mastered with the correct phonetics and breathing sequence.
A harp in key of E.Topics and/or subjects covered in this lesson:
key of E
A Harp in the Key of E.
loop @ 1:24 to listen to the demonstration
loop @ 3:33 to practice the first riff breakdown
loop @ 4:13 to practice the second riff breakdown
loop @ 5:15 to listen to the review
Mona . Bo Diddley & Tom Petty . A Harp in the key of E