Lego House – Ed Sheeran

Hey everyone! In this lesson we're going to learn how to play "Lego House" by Ron Weasley (or Ed Sheeran... I'm not quite sure). If you take any single part of this song it's actually pretty simple. Every "chord" is just 3 notes, the fingerpicking pattern is dead-simple. BUT there's a LOT of stuff, [...]

2018-05-19T09:59:26-08:00 May 20th, 2018|Categories: Fingerpicking, Resource|Tags: , , |

Happier – Ed Sheeran

Hey everyone! In this lesson I'm going to show you how to play "Happier" by Ed Sheeran. As far as the chords go, this one is very simple, but we'll have to add a unique fingerpicking pattern and a couple hammer-on's to make it come to life. First we learn the chord shapes: [...]

2018-05-19T09:56:46-08:00 May 19th, 2018|Categories: Fingerpicking, Resource|Tags: , , |

The A Team – Ed Sheeran

Hey everyone! In this easy guitar tutorial, I show you how to play "The A Team" by Ed Sheeran. I'm doing it with a strumming pattern (on the original recording there's 2 guitars, one of them is strumming and the other is fingerpicking). If you watch the "Live Room" version of this song, he's [...]

2018-01-09T13:54:31-08:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Give Me Love – Ed Sheeran

Hey everyone! In this lesson we show you how to play "Give Me Love" by Ed Sheeran. This song seems pretty easy, but once you scratch the surface, it's full of a bunch of cool techniques (palm muting, hammer-on's, mixing of chords and melody, little bit of bass-line stuff, etc). The chords are simple [...]

2017-09-29T15:23:06-08:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Perfect – Ed Sheeran

In this "Perfect" guitar tutorial ;) we show you how to play it exactly like Ed. Chord-wise it's pretty simple, so we spend most of our time working on that fingerpicking pattern! The chords used are: G, C, D, Em, D/F#. If you want to play along to the original recording, you'll need to [...]

2018-04-28T12:41:01-08:00 April 14th, 2017|Categories: Fingerpicking, Resource|Tags: , , |

Castle On The Hill – Ed Sheeran

In this lesson we show you how to play "Castle On The Hill" exactly like Ed Sheeran does in this live version of it. The chords are actually pretty simple, once you realize you only need to move 1 or 2 fingers in order to get to the next shape. What's really challenging is the [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:43-08:00 January 13th, 2017|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

This week we're gonna learn "Thinking Out Loud" by Ed Sheeran, exactly the way he plays it. I transcribed the song from the album recording (https://youtu.be/lp-EO5I60KA) and from this studio session (https://youtu.be/f6Cswdm601A). When he plays it, he obviously doesn't play it the exact same way every time, but I think I managed to extract the [...]

2017-05-18T12:45:46-08:00 July 8th, 2016|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |