Wild Thing – The Troggs

Hey everybody! In today's lesson I'm going to show you how to play "Wild Thing" by The Troggs. This is one of my favorite songs to teach beginners for a few reasons. First, it's pretty easy to get the whole thing down. The rhythm is simple, and the chords are even simpler. It's also [...]

2018-12-15T21:30:37+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource, technique|Tags: , , |

You Really Got Me – The Kinks

Hey everybody! In today's lesson we're going to learn "You Really Got Me" by The Kinks. Not only is it one of the most iconic riffs in history but it's also an excellent exercise if you're new to guitar or if you want to start working your finger strength and getting into some lead [...]

2018-12-02T15:29:48+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource|Tags: , , |

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+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , |

Feelin’ Alright – Traffic / Joe Cocker

Hey everyone! In today's lesson we're going to learn "Feelin' Alright" by Traffic (you might even be more familiar with the Joe Cocker version). Either way, this one is super simple: just two chords and strumming pattern!If you're just getting started you might need some extra help. I have 2 resources for that:Having trouble [...]

2018-08-12T09:27:59+00:00 August 12th, 2018|Categories: Resource, Strum Along|Tags: , , , , , |

One – U2

Today I'm going to show you how to play "One" by U2. You'll learn how to strum through the song in a pretty easy way (it's just 5 chords total) and how to play it just like they do on the electric guitar, which is especially audible during the intro.TABLE OF CONTENTS1:22 - Verse [...]

2018-07-21T09:01:28+00:00 July 21st, 2018|Categories: Learn A Riff, Resource|Tags: , , |