Fix You – Coldplay

Hey everyone! This week we're going to show you all how to play "Fix You" by Coldplay. This is a pretty easy lesson, aside from the F barre chord (which can definitely be a challenge!) But don't worry... we show you an easy way to play the F chord, as a substitute for the [...]

2017-10-13T12:54:49-08:00 October 13th, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Yellow – Coldplay

Hey everyone! This week we have a "classic" Coldplay tune for you all: "Yellow," from their 2000 album, "Parachutes." This is a fairly simple song as long as you do 1 very important thing. You need to tune your high E string down to the note Eb (or D#). By doing this we can [...]

2017-06-09T12:52:14-08:00 June 9th, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Viva La Vida – Coldplay

Hey everyone! In today's lesson, we're gonna show you how to play "Viva La Vida" by Coldplay. This is yet another one of those "repeat the same 4 chords" type of songs, so it shouldn't be too difficult to put together. The chords in question are: C, D, G and E minor. Aside from the [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:42-08:00 March 31st, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

The Scientist – Coldplay

Hey everyone! This week we're gonna take it allll the way back to 2002 (haha) and show you how to play "The Scientist" by Coldplay. If you haven't listened to the whole album that this one comes from (A Rush Of Blood To The Head) I'd highly recommend it, if you're a Coldplay fan. Now [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:42-08:00 March 10th, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , |

Adventure of a Lifetime – Coldplay

Hey everyone! This week we're changing things up a bit so our friend Tristan is here to show us all how to play the lead guitar part from "Adventure of A Lifetime" by Coldplay. It's a fairly straight-forward riff comprised of single notes and pull-offs. And even though it's a super long riff, each part [...]

2016-09-16T22:18:06-08:00 September 16th, 2016|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource|Tags: , , |