David Hodge

Since joining Guitar Noise in 1999, David has written over a thousand articles, lessons, interviews and reviews here. He also serves as the site's Managing Editor, supervising all content in addition to the continued writing of his own lessons and articles. And if that wasn't enough to keep him busy, David is also the author of seven instructional books, the most recent being Idiot’s Guide: Guitar Theory.

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  1. Jeff Hepner
    June 21st, 2013 @ 6:26 pm


    I was reviewing this article and noticed that each time you lead in to describing the fingering of the chords that there is nothing to look at. I don’t see what you are trying to describe.

    Here are the two phrases that I’m referring to:

    For the E chord, you might want to try this fingering to fret the notes:

    At the time, I was trying like crazy to make as few changes with my fingers on the fretboard as possible and I managed to come up with this:

    I’ve come up with my own fingering solutions, but I’m probably not the only person that would actually like to see what you are suggesting.

    Thanks for all the great content! I really appreciate this site.


    • Jeff Hepner
      June 21st, 2013 @ 7:09 pm

      Ooops. I just noticed the “Where did the guitar tabs go?” box at the bottom of the article. I don’t suppose you really need to reply to my previous comment.

      Thanks, anyway.


  2. Alex
    August 27th, 2013 @ 9:35 am

    Thank you for the lesson! I love this song!