Pearl Jam – Black | simple acoustic guitar lesson

Pearl Jam – Black | simple acoustic guitar lesson
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These videos are designed for guitar beginners or those with only limited guitar knowledge. They use simple chord shapes as much as possible and do not necessarily represent the way in which the song was originally played. They are designed as practice tools to supplement your other learning methods. Information is provided on screen for both right and left-handed players!

This is an extremely simple arrangement of Black, stripping down the jazzy barre chords during the intro and verses to very simple open shapes. During the choruses and long outro, the chord changes do not fall on the beat and come in slightly early, so this is a good song to practice off-beat rhythms.


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  1. This is absolutely not how the band plays the song

  2. please make "man of the hour" by pearl jam

  3. I'm a new guitarist..and have really learned a lot from your straightforward approach with just playing and showing what you are doing. ( i'm a righty) Was wondering if you might look at John Mellencamp's song 'Junior". Not a big main stream hit, but I like the song and have been in a snit trying to figure out even what key to find it in. Don't know if it would be worth the effort to make a video but if you could give me some direction to figure it out on my on, I'd appreciate it. Thanks and keep up the great work! Gus

  4. Buddy could you please do "Jeremy"

  5. Do you take requests? Carina Round has an amazing acoustic version of her song Set Fire. 🙂

  6. Well done. I was wondering if you have heard of A perfect Circle. They have a song called "sleeping beauty" that they played acoustic and it would be cool if you can do a video on it. It really is nice. Thanks again.

  7. You have no idea how much I appreciate your efforts. Thank you!

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