With the Riptide Chords, You Can Play Thousands of Easy Songs on Guitar and Ukulele

With the Riptide Chords, You Can Play Thousands of Easy Songs on Guitar and Ukulele

In Part 1 of this tutorial, you’ll learn the Riptide chords – plus everything else needed to play Vance Joy’s mega hit. Skip ahead to any section using the buttons below. Table of Contents Tuning &Signature You’ll need a capo. RiptideChords For guitar and ukulele. F BarreChord Tips and tricks for guitarists. Strumming Pattern Beginner[…]

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Play Thousands of Songs Using Just 5 Common Chord Progressions

Play Thousands of Songs Using Just 5 Common Chord Progressions

Learn the most common chord progressions in music, and you can play a lot of songs. And I mean A LOT. Just to give you an idea… Imagine you learn G, D, Em, and C on the guitar (or C, G, Am, and F on the ukulele). The following video features 50 timeless classics. And[…]

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Hundreds of Easy Ukulele Songs That All Use the Same 3 Beginner Chords

easy beginner songs for the ukulele

If you’re looking for easy ukulele songs to play, there’s now a free Search Engine that can help. This tool lets you search for tunes – based on the chords they use. Plug in any ukulele chords you want. And within seconds… You’ll have a clickable list of songs that use those chords (and ONLY[…]

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The 23-Chord Challenge (a Guitar Bet You Can’t Lose)

The 23-Chord Challenge (a Guitar Bet You Can’t Lose)

There are millions of popular songs in the world. And to play them all, you need thousands of guitar chords under your belt. But. If you wanna play the majority of these tunes, the number of chords required is low. Absurdly low. With just 23 chords, you can play more than 50% of the songs […]

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The Rule of One: How to Cover More Ground in Less Time on the Guitar

The Rule of One: How to Cover More Ground in Less Time on the Guitar

Are you familiar with the following proverbs? A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. You must learn to crawl before you can walk. Rome wasn’t built in a day. The wording may vary. But all these sayings express the same idea: Master the basics first. But it’s really tempting to rush […]

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In What Order Should You Learn Guitar Chords?

In What Order Should You Learn Guitar Chords?

The Chord Genome database has over 350,000 guitar songs. That’s a massive list. And yet, you only need about 2,000 chords to play all these tunes. Not too shabby. But as a beginner, which of those 2,000 chords should you learn first? You could always pick a song you really like and start practicing. That’s […]

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Why So Many Beginners Quit the Guitar

Why So Many Beginners Quit the Guitar

Every year, millions of people around the planet pick up a guitar for the first time. But only a tiny fraction of these beginners actually become guitar players. The vast majority of folks quit within a few months. That’s definitely what happened to me. In fact, I’ve given up countless times. And I would have […]

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