Jack Johnson Angel Guitar Lesson – Easy Acoustic Guitar Song

Learn how to play the song "Angel" by Jack Johnson with this easy acoustic guitar song lesson.  For this particular version of the song that Marty Schwartz with GuitarJamz teaches below, you will need to use a capo on the third fret. This is a beautiful song.  Definitely one that will impress the ladies!  This is also a fairly easy song thanks to the capo.  You should definitely be able to play … [Read more...]

Johnny Cash Folsom Prison Blues Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play  the song "Fulsom Prison Blues" by Johnny Cash on Acoustic Guitar.  This song was written and recorded by Johnny Cash.  This is undoubtedly one of Cash's most popular songs.  It was the eleventh track off of his debut album entitled "With His Hot and Blue Guitar". It was recorded in July of 1955 and released as a single in December of the same year. Cash went on to perform this … [Read more...]

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 … [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 … [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 … [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...]

Better Together – Easy Jack Johnson Song For Acoustic Guitar

Easy Guitar Song - "Better Together" by Jack Johnson Learn how to play the song "Better Together" by Jack Johnson with this free acoustic guitar lesson.  "Better Together" is from the album In Between Dreams and was released in  2005. "Better Together" the single, was then released in 2006.   If you are familiar with how the original song is played, you will appreciate how easy this … [Read more...]

Sounds of Silence by Simon and Garfunkel Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "The Sound of Silence" (also known as "Sound of Silence ) by Simon and Garfunkel with this free guitar lesson. This song is what made this folk music duo popular back in the 1960's.  It was written by Paul Simon after the assassination of John F. Kennedy and is off the album Sounds of Silence.  The "Sounds of Silence" hit number one back in 1966 on New Year's Day.  If … [Read more...]

Mr. Tambourine Man by Bob Dylan Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play Mr. Tambourine Man by Bob Dylan with this free guitar lesson.  Tambourine Man was written and performed by Bob Dylan and released on his 1965 album Bringing It All Back Home.  It was also covered by and made popular by The Byrds.  The Byrds version reached number 1 Billboard Hot 100 chart and the UK Singles Chart.  Read more about this song over at Wikipedia. This song should … [Read more...]

Knocking on Heavens Door by Bob Dylan Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play "Knocking On Heavens Door" by Bob Dylan, with this free  guitar lesson.  This song was written and originally performed by Bob Dylan for the soundtrack of the 1973 film "Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid". This song was also covered and made famous by Eric Clapton and Guns n' Roses. You can learn more about the history of this song by heading on over to Wikipedia. This is a … [Read more...]