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In this set of lessons, we're going to learn to play the song "Closer to Fine", written by Emily Saliers and made famous by the acoustic duo, the Indigo Girls.

This song is a lot of fun to learn because the guitar part is both delicious and instantly recognizable, while not being all that complicated or difficult to learn to play.

In this tutorial, you'll learn what it is about this song that led to it becoming such a classic. Musically speaking, we'll look at what "magic" factors are at play in this song that contribute to its power and its popularity.

And, you'll learn how to play the whole song yourself!

It's always fun to learn to play a song that you and your friends can recognize the instant you start to play it. So let's jump right in and learn Closer to Fine's signature intro riff.

And as we go, I'll show you more about this great song and what makes it so special.