Songbird – Oasis

Hey everyone! In this lesson, I'm going to show you how to play "Songbird" by Oasis. This is a 2 chord song - just G and Em (which are probably two of the first card most people learn). I show you the chords, we talk about switching, we practice strumming them in order using [...]

2018-10-09T17:13:14-08:00 October 10th, 2018|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Losing My Religion – R.E.M.

Hey everyone! In this lesson I'm going to show you all how to play "Losing My Religion" by R.E.M. This song is fairly simple chord-wise, but the strumming is actually somewhat challenging. If you listen to the actual recording, there isn't much of a recurring strumming pattern. Instead there are certain beats that are [...]

2018-06-15T14:24:48-08:00 June 17th, 2018|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Come As You Are – Nirvana

Hey! This week we're going to show you how to play "Come As You Are" by Nirvana. This is one of those tunes that never really wanes in popularity (because it's SOOO GOOOD!). Maybe it's because I was also born/raised on the west coast, but there's some kind of dreary beauty associated with songs like [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:41-08:00 May 12th, 2017|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource|Tags: , , |

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Hey everyone! In today's lesson, we're gonna show you how to play "Don't Look Back In Anger" by Oasis. This song uses a really important chord progression (borrowed from Pachelbel's canon) and is great to learn as it includes a whole bunch of the basic, open-position chords. We start out by showing you the chords [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:42-08:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Creep – Radiohead

Our Creep Guitar Tutorial is designed for players who are looking to step out "beginner-ness" and start incorporating barre chords into their playing. To play this song exactly like the recording you'd need to play 4 barre chords for the entire time and in the future, if there's enough demand, we can definitely teach it [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:43-08:00 December 30th, 2016|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana

Learn how to play Smells Like Teen Spirit on Guitar A couple years ago I was driving my car, listening to a "classic rock" radio station, when this tune came on. I felt a little old, realizing that the music of my childhood is now considered "classic" haha! I think I'll get over it... Either [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:44-08:00 November 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |