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Listen to samples of each track to hear guitar soloing ideas. Please note that the order of the tracks in the player may not exactly match the order below.

Backing Tracks for Guitar Volume 6

1. Mellow Blues in A
A nice slow blues backing track with an interesting rhythm guitar part, and some beautiful organ layers. Great for those wanting to learn how to play the guitar.
Recommended Scales A Minor Pentatonic, A Blues
Key
A
Mode
mixolydian
BPM
76
Length
5:44
Chords
||: A7 | | | | D7 | | A7 | | E7 | D7 | A7 | E7 :||
2. Hip Hop in G Minor Dorian
Who says Hip Hop can't have guitar solos? This track has several subtle keyboard layers, a nice rhythm guitar, a Fender Rhodes rhythm, and of course a Hip Hop beat. The G Minor Pentatonic scale can be used to create a guitar solo for this one.
Recommended Scales G Minor Pentatonic, G Blues, G Aeolian
Key
G
Mode
dorian
BPM
84
Length
5:51
Chords
||: Gmin | | | | | | | | D7#9 | C7 :||
3. Alt Rock in C# Minor
Nice catchy backing track in the Alternative Rock genre. The chord progression is a bit unusual, which can make the guitar soloing more challenging. A fun playalong tune!
Recommended Scales C# Minor Pentatonic, C# Blues, C Aeolian
Key
C# Minor
Mode
BPM
120
Length
5:30
Chords
||: C#min | A | E | B7 :||
4. Blues Rock in A Minor
This track has a chiming rhythm guitar that lays the foundation for a unique and extremely addicting play along track. The keyboards evolve and add a rich texture to the song.
Recommended Scales A Minor Pentatonic, A Blues
Key
A Minor
Mode
BPM
100
Length
5:57
Chords
||: Amin | C | D7 | F E7 :||
5. Blues Rock in G Minor
This backing track has a very nice rhythm guitar part with just the right amount of crunch. The main riff is very catchy, and the drums match it perfectly to make a very fun backing track.
Recommended Scales G Minor Pentatonic, G Aeolian
Key
G Minor
Mode
BPM
124
Length
5:50
Chords
||: Gmin | Cmin | Gmin | F7 :||
6. Slow Rock in D Minor
This play a-long track is dark and sinister. The thundering drums, heavy distortion on the rhythm guitar and ascending chord progression makes for a very unique and fun backing track. A high gain guitar amp would be very useful for building a guitar solo for this one.
Recommended Scales D Minor Pentatonic, D Blues
Key
D Minor
Mode
BPM
120
Length
5:52
Chords
"A "Section: ||: Dmin9 | | | :|| "B" Section: ||: Dmin | Dmin(aug5) | Dmin6 | Dmin(aug5) :||
7. Laid Back Blues in A Minor
Blue guitarists will love this one for its unique rhythm guitar part, nice keyboard layers, and interesting turnaround. This backing track makes a great practice tool for guitarists.
Recommended Scales A Minor Pentatonic, A Blues, A Dorian
Key
A Minor
Mode
BPM
101
Length
5:44
Chords
||: Amin | | | | Dmin | | Amin | | F | E7 | F | G :||
8. Blues Shuffle in B
This is an essential backing track for blues guitar soloists. It follows the most typical blues chord progression, has the expected blues shuffle beat on the drums, and is rounded out with a Hammond organ layer.
Recommended Scales B Minor Pentatonic, B Blues, B Mixolydian
Key
B
Mode
mixolydian
BPM
112
Length
6:02
Chords
||: B7 | | | | E7 | | B7 | | F#7 | E7 | B7 | F#7 :||
9. Anthem Rock in E
Crank up the distortion for this slow and melodic backing track. The drums are huge, and so is everything else about this track. A great practice tool for rock guitarists wanting to play along and learn guitar soloing.
Recommended Scales E Minor Pentatonic
Key
E
Mode
BPM
70
Length
5:32
Chords
||: E | D | A | C D :||
10. Blues Rock in B
A nice twangy rhythm guitar and steady blues rock drum beat lay the foundation for a very jammable tune. The chord progression has a pause at the turnaround, creating opportunities for the guitarist to fill the void with lead-in riffs.
Recommended Scales B Minor Pentatonic, B Dorian
Key
B
Mode
mixolydian
BPM
100
Length
5:36
Chords
||: B7 | | | | E9 | | B7 | | F#9 | E9 :||
11. Peppy Rock in G
This track has a nice chord progression comprised of major chords, creating a very happy-sounding song. The G Major Pentatonic scale works nicely with this track, but it can also accommodate riffs from the G Minor Pentatonic scale.
Recommended Scales G Major Pentatonic
Key
G
Mode
BPM
140
Length
5:30
Chords
||: G | C | G | C | G | C | D7 | :||
12. Dance Beat in B Minor
A driving drum beat and familiar bass line makes for a fun play along track. This track has tons of space, allowing for creative guitar soloing.
Recommended Scales B Minor Pentatonic, B Blues, B Mixolydian
Key
B Minor
Mode
BPM
118
Length
5:43
Chords
||: B7 | | | | E7 | | B7 | | F#7 | E7 | B7 | :||