Feel Good Songs

Feel good songs are meant to invoke a breezy feeling like a relaxed summer day. The songs in this playlist are must-plays if you're wanting to jam with friends over a fun and easy-going tune. Tracks included here feature artists like Boston, Tears for Fears, Creedence Clearwater Revival and more.

Artist / Title / Progress
Difficulty / style
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Everybody Wants To Rule The World Tears For Fears

Mike will show you the 2 guitar layers in this song. Guitar 1 is the main clean guitar that plays arpeggios, single note lines & chord stabs throughout. Guitar 2 is an overdriven guitar that blasts some arena sized power chords and a killer outro solo.

Published: 03/31/2016 Upgrade
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Outta Here Kenny Chesney

Mike will show you the two guitar layers in this song. Guitar 1 is an acoustic guitar with a capo on the 2nd fret that provides the backbone of the tune. Guitar 2 is an electric guitar that plays some rhythm and lead throughout.

Published: 05/19/2016 Upgrade
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Girls Just Want to Have Fun Cyndi Lauper

In this tutorial, Sharon Aguilar will teach "Girls Just Want to Have Fun", as made famous by Cyndi Lauper. Sharon will introduce the song and talk about gear and tone, then start in on all the funky single-note riffing that occurs in the sections of the song. Then we'll break down the double stop riffing in the various sections, followed by a "simple chord" version of the song. We end with full and single guitar play alongs, and a jam along.

Published: 08/25/2014 Upgrade
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Here Comes The Sun The Beatles

Here Comes the Sun chords and tabs in this lesson will be taught with a capo on an acoustic guitar. Mike will show you how to play the strumming melodies and chords throughout the arrangement. There's straight ahead verse and chorus sections that features a specific picking pattern that make them uniquely identifiable. There's also a bridge that builds the dynamic with a contrasting time signature and arpeggiated feel. Learn all of this with Here Comes the Sun lyrics so you can sing and play at the same time.

Published: 03/16/2017 Upgrade
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Hit Me With Your Best Shot Pat Benatar

This tutorial takes a look at a big classic rock hit of the late 70s/early 80s, Pat Benatar's "Hit Me With Your Best Shot". Henrik Linde takes you through the main riff (a truly classic rock guitar hook) that occurs in the intro and choruses, the verse progression, the solo, the bridge, the "stadium rock" ending, and finishes off with a full performance play-through.

Published: 11/13/2010 Upgrade
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Just Dance (Made Easy) Lady Gaga

Mike will show you how to play along with this song in a made easy format with simplified chords and straight forward strumming. If you're up for a challenge, we'll learn a few of the cool synth parts on guitar in a bonus lesson.

Published: 10/25/2019 Upgrade