Category: Pop Music

SYML: Where's My Love | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

SYML: Where’s My Love | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Where’s my Love Free download on SoundCloud. SYML is the solo venture of Brian Fennell, who was previously part of the indie band Barcelona. His music and singing voice are incredible. I love this song, and just about everything SYML does. For a love song, […]

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Billie Eilish: everything i wanted | fingerstyle guitar

Billie Eilish: everything i wanted | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

everything i wanted Free download on SoundCloud. It used to be, in the early days of this blog, I would routinely perform Lana Del Rey’s music. At the time, she was the only stylistically (and melodically) compelling artist. Her music worked perfectly through the filter […]

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Watchmen (HBO): Life on Mars | fingerstyle guitar

Watchmen (HBO): Life on Mars? | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Life on Mars? Free download on SoundCloud. When distilled to a single guitar, you can really see the otherworldly musicality of David Bowie. He was only 24 when Life On Mars? was released in 1971. This arrangement is based on Trent Reznor’s variation from HBO’s […]

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Motherless Brooklyn: Daily Battles | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Daily Battles Motherless Brooklyn is a 2019 American neo-noir crime film written, produced and directed by Edward Norton. It’s based on the 1999 novel (of the same name) by Jonathan Lethem. Motherless Brooklyn is set in New York City in 1957. The film follows a […]

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Ingrid Andress: More Hearts Than Mine | fingerstyle guitar

Ingrid Andress: More Hearts Than Mine | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

More Hearts Than Mine Free download on SoundCloud. More Hearts Than Mine is a charming and perfect song; both lyrically and melodically. Excellent debut work from singer songwriter Ingrid Andress. I’ve been teaching this song to my guitar students for a week now and thought […]

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Pumped Up Kicks | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Pumped Up Kicks | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Pumped Up Kicks Free download on SoundCloud. Pumped Up Kicks was one of my first ever post from 2011. In addition to creating new content, I’m redoing my old material (if still relevant). I always thought his arrangement was cool, and found an even easier […]

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MUSE: Undisclosed Desires | fingerstyle guitar

MUSE: Undisclosed Desires | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Undisclosed Desires Free Download on SoundCloud. I did this song years ago on this blog, maybe 2011. It was time for an update. Muse has always been a treasure trove of melody. This arrangement turned out to be relatively easy to play as well. As […]

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Radiohead: Codex (fingerstyle guitar)

Radiohead: Codex (fingerstyle guitar) + TAB

Codex Free download on SoundCloud. Codex (The King of Limbs 2011) is one of my favorite Radiohead songs. I’m surprised it’s not used in more film soundtracks. This arrangement is heavily derived from the Westworld (Season 2) variation where composer Ramin Djawadi performs the song […]

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you should see me in a crown - for classical guitar

Billie Eilish: you should see me in a crown – fingerstyle guitar + TAB

you should see me in a crown Free download on SoundCloud. I love this song by Billie Eilish. The chorus is so heavy. I’ve been toying with the idea of creating a solo guitar version for quite some time. I’m glad I finally did — as […]

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Hozier: Like Real People Do for classical guitar

Hozier: Like Real People Do – fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Like Real People Do Free Download on SoundCloud. I JUST got into Hozier. I couldn’t stand the song, Take Me to Church, so I wrote off his music years ago. However, a guitar student of mine requested to learn some of his stuff — and […]

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Muse: Isolated System for classical guitar

Muse: Isolated System – fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Isolated System Free download  on SoundCloud. I love this instrumental piece by Muse. It worked perfectly as the theme song for Brad Pitt’s World War Z in 2013. That was a great movie and it’s unfortunate that Paramount shelved the sequel just last month due […]

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Jason Isbell: Pancho & Lefty (guitar line)

Jason Isbell: Pancho & Lefty (guitar line) + TAB

Jason Isbell Free download on SoundCloud. To say the least, Jason Isbell is the preeminent singer/songwriter of our time.  Almost lost in the superb songwriting and flawless singing — is Jason Isbell’s world class guitar playing. If you get the opportunity to watch a Jason […]

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