Israel Kamakawiwo’ole Somewhere Over The Rainbow Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play "Somewhere Over The Rainbow" as performed by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole with this free guitar lesson.  This song was originally played on a ukulele by Israel as you probably already know, but it sounds just as lovely on the acoustic guitar. Somewhere Over The Rainbow is actually part of a 2 song medley.  The other part of this medley is the song "What a Wonderful World". This song … [Read more...]

Jack Johnson Bubble Toes Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Bubble Toes" by Jack Johnson with this free guitar lesson.  Bubble Toes is from Jack's debut album "Brushfire Fairytales" released in 2001.  Apparently this song is based on a cute nickname that Jack had for his Wife. The following video lesson was simplified somewhat to make it easier for beginners to jam with. You will learn what chords you need as well as the … [Read more...]

Jeff Buckley Hallelujah Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Hallelujah" by Jeff Buckley with this free guitar lesson.   This song was actually written by Leonard Cohen, but was made famous by Jeff Buckley.   Jeff's version was recorded for his 1994 debut album "Grace" and has been called one of the most beautiful songs ever recorded.  Unfortunately, Jeff did not survive to see how popular his interpretation of this song has … [Read more...]

Ray Lamontagne Trouble Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Trouble" by Ray Lamontagne with this free guitar lesson. Trouble is from Ray's debut album of the same name released in 2004.  It is by far his biggest hit and one of my favorite all time songs. It may not be easy to sing like Ray, but the guitar in this song is pretty darn easy.  You will need to know the following chords to play Trouble:  G Major, D Major, C Major, … [Read more...]

Easy Guitar Song – Blowin In The Wind by Bob Dylan

Easy Folk Guitar Song "Blowin In The Wind" by Bob Dylan Learn how to play "Blowin In The Wind" by Bob Dylan with this free guitar lesson.  Blowin In The Wind was written by Bob Dylan and released on his 1963 album "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan".  This is one of Dylan's most well known songs.  You can learn more about this history behind this song over at Wikipedia, a very interesting … [Read more...]

Easy Acoustic Guitar Song – Norwegian Wood By The Beatles

Learn How To Play "Norwegian Wood" by The Beatles Learn how to play Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) by The Beatles with this free guitar lesson. Norwegian Wood was released in 1965 on the album "Rubber Soul " and was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. This song stands out in my mind time and time again as one of The Beatles most interesting song , because of  the use of the sitar … [Read more...]

Easy Guitar Song – Fast Car by Tracy Chapman

Learn How To Play "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman Learn how to play Fast Car by Tracy Chapman with this free guitar lesson. This song is probably Tracy Chapman's most popular song. It was released back in 1988 off her debut album "Tracy Chapman". Fast Car hit #6 on the Hot 100 and was a top 10 hit in the United Kingdom. This song won a Grammy for "Best Female Pop Vocal Performance" and was also … [Read more...]

Easy Guitar Song – Like a Rolling Stone by Bob Dylan

Learn How To Play "Like a Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan Learn how to play the song "Like a Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan with this free guitar lesson. This song written and performed by Bob Dylan, was released as a single in 1965 and is one of Dylan's most popular singles. It is from the album "Highway 61 Revisited". You can learn more about this history behind this song by reading the article over … [Read more...]

Easy Guitar Song – Wild World by Cat Stevens

Learn How To Play "Wild World" by Cat Stevens Learn how to play the song "Wild World" by Cat Stevens with this free guitar lesson.  This song was written and recorded by Cat Stevens and was released on his fourth album entitled "Tea for the Tillerman" in 1970.  This song is by far one of Cat's most well known hit songs and became quite popular both in the US and United Kingdom. This is a … [Read more...]

Easy Guitar Song – Teach Your Children by Crosby Stills Nash & Young

Crosby Stills Nash & Young Guitar Lesson - "Teach Your Children" Learn how to play the song "Teach Your Children" by Crosby Stills Nash & Young with this easy to follow guitar lesson. Teach Your Children was written by Graham Nash. It was written while Nash was still a member of the group "The Hollies", but it was never released with them. Instead, it was released on the album "Deja Vu " … [Read more...]