Hey everyone, today I'm going to show you how to play "Hound Dog" by Elvis Presley. This is not just a popular oldie. It also falls into the category of "12 bar blues," and we can use this to our advantage. We're going to use this easy acoustic blues to practice strumming with a [...]
Hey everyone! In today's lesson I'm going to show you all how to play "Love Me Tender" by Elvis Presley. The first part of this song is dead simple... it just goes D E A D. (See what I did there?) The second part, however, is a bit trickier in terms of the [...]
How To Play "Man Of Constant Sorrow" by The Soggy Bottom Boys In this lesson we'll show you how to play "Man Of Constant Sorrow" which was originally written in 1953 by Carter Stanley. It was made popular again by "The Soggy Bottom Boys" in the movie "O Brother Where Art Thou?" (which is actually [...]
Here's a real classic from way back "(Ain't It Funny How) Time Slips Away" by Willie Nelson. It uses the following chords: D, D7, G, A, A7 and E7 (that's a lot of sevenths!) If you need help with any of the chords, take a look at our eBook (https://goodguitarist.com/ebook-extras/) It'll show you all you [...]
In this video, we'll go through a country classic everyone should know, "Hey Good Lookin'" by Hank Williams.
Today we go over the song intro that changed it all, Chuck Berry's "Johnny B. Goode".