Learning A Song... But Which Song?, Any suggestions?
sidewas lightnin...
Sep 20 2008, 12:19 AM
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Well, I've been trying to play some sort of complete song, with all the parts, riffs, verses, chorus, solo, etc, etc. But I'm having trouble finding songs I can play all the way through- Smoke on the Water, and Smells Like Teen Spirit. I need a song that doesn't have much legato, sweeping, or tapping, I can do a little bit of that but I'm not good at it enough but not enough to play an actual song at this point. I'm quite picky tongue.gif . It has to be hard rock or metal too. I've got to like it to want to play it. So if any of you have any songs that would fit my description... this is becoming as much as a challenge as one of those "play this solos things." Sorry about that. mellow.gif

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Sep 20 2008, 12:24 AM
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Quit whining and learn Master Of Puppets^^

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Sep 20 2008, 12:29 AM
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I'd recommend Iron Maiden - Futureal. I just love that song biggrin.gif

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Sep 20 2008, 12:33 AM
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Maybe Paranoid by Black Sabbath ?

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Sep 21 2008, 12:09 AM
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Jump in the Fire by Metallica is an easy song except for the final guitar solo.

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Ivan Milenkovic
Sep 21 2008, 02:35 PM
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Ace of Spades by Motorhead, a classic smile.gif


Also, whole lotta rosie ACDC and other ACDC songs could be great.

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Sep 21 2008, 09:27 PM
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All great songs... I've got a sufficient playlist now wink.gif

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Bogdan Radovic
Sep 21 2008, 09:45 PM
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QUOTE (sidewas lightning @ Sep 21 2008, 10:27 PM) *
All great songs... I've got a sufficient playlist now wink.gif

Thanks!


Good luck learning them ! Update us on the progress once you tackle the songs wink.gif

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Hammerfall-Riders of the storm
Sabaton-Primo victoria

Both pretty easy but fun to play

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very easy: fallen leaves by billy talent

easy: hotel california by eagles or nothing else matters by metallica

intermediate: comfortably numb (pink floyd) or sweet child o mine (gnr)

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Pedja Simovic
Sep 22 2008, 04:32 PM
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AC DC songs - Thunderstruck , Hard as a rock , Wholla lotta Rossie , Let there be rock , You shook me all night long...

Metallica - Nothing else metters, Unforgiven (first part)

If you are into Offspring they have bunch of power chord type playable songs with cool riffs.

Also G'N"R if that's what gets you going learn Welcome to the jungle, Paradise city, Sweet child of mine solo etc

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Sep 22 2008, 05:34 PM
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QUOTE (Bogdan Radovic @ Sep 20 2008, 01:33 AM) *
Maybe Paranoid by Black Sabbath ?

That would be my choice too.I think it is a great song to play,and great song to listen if you are a member of an audience.

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