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Easy Guitar Songs

What are the first songs you should learn to play on guitar? Check out our list of the first ten songs you should learn to play on guitar. And don’t miss all of our exclusive easy songs for beginners lessons.

Who are the best guitar players?

We’ve profiled many great guitar players and songwriters, and you’ve told us who you like best:

  1. David Gilmour
  2. Neil Young
  3. George Harrison
  4. John Fogerty
  5. Bob Dylan
  6. Jimmy Page
  7. Eric Clapton
  8. Slash
  9. Stevie Ray Vaughan
  10. Jimi Hendrix

What order should I read the lessons in?

Many people ask us what order the lessons go in? We’ve tried to meet as many needs of players as possible and this makes answering the question difficult. Everyone learns and pick ups things at different paces. Not to mention some areas interest some people more than others. We give you the best answer we can in the blog post Where do I Begin?

After reading “Where do I Begin?” you might want to check out David’s look back at his favorite lessons in 27 (or so) for 2013.

Many of our lessons have been written as part of a series. Here is a list of some of the most popular ones:

Strumming for Beginners

Fingerstyle or Finger Picking

Turning Scales Into Solos

Walking Basslines

Ear Training

Alternate Tunings

Learning to Play Solos

Music Theory

Chord Theory

Buying Equipment

Guitar Practice Tips