This one is for Manual from Germany! This song is played by Tom Waits on the piano, but I did my best to get all the little nuances for guitar in there. Not an easy song, but definitely worth learning. It’s beautiful.
How to play the solos to Fairytale Of New York by The Pogues, part 2.
This just follows the previous podcast episode 23, where I went over the Intro and the Strumming Patterns of the song. Now you can get a pal and jam the whole thing together!
At the end you can also jam with us live in the pub with A Health To The Company.
Back after a month with Unchain My Heart by Joe Cocker. The most difficult thing about this is the strumming, but I go through that with you. Also an alternate way to play Am and Dm which allows you to move the bass line around.
Podcast – Skip ahead to 4:34 for the lesson (I cut most of the Rottnest “Tour” from the Podcast)
Youtube – Skip ahead to 5:50 for the lesson
This week I’m on Rottnest Island, my favourite Island in the world. I give you a 1 minute tour of the island, then show you some basic finger picking for C.W. Stoneking’s Jailhouse Blues – a simple yet beautiful song.
This weeks drink: Little Creatures Pale Ale, from Fremantle.
A very special episode – come join me in a live pub session! I recorded this session at Moondyne Joe’s, so you can sit down with us, have a pint and jam along.
Pete Murray is an Australian singer songwriter. He does beautiful, quite simple songs. This one, however is a bit of a challenge. Mainly due to the strumming pattern, but don’t worry! I break it down for you.