The Guess Who "American Woman"
Come hang around our door; we're going to take a trip back to 1970 and learn the #1 hit "American Woman", by The Guess Who, featuring Randy Bachman on guitar. This is an extremely popular classic rock track, and in these ten guitar lessons Mike Olekshy will guide you through the acoustic blues intro in open G tuning, the iconic guitar melody, and all the great riffing.
In this set of lessons, Mike Olekshy will teach you "American Woman", by The Guess Who. Mike will talk a bit about the song and the tone and tuning first, then dive into the bluesy acoustic intro. The we're off into the electric parts in the main body of the tune, starting with the classic verse riff. You'll then learn the lead melodic motif, followed by two guitar solos. We'll close out by doing a play along performance, then you take over in...
- American Woman: Introduction
- Mess Your Mind: Tuning, Gear & Tones
- Say A, Say M: Intro Acoustic
- Stay Away From Me: Guitar 2 Riff
- Let Me Be: Guitar 3 Variation
- Listen What I Say: Melodic Motif Lead
- Lights Can Hypnotize: Guitar Solo
- You Know I'm Gonna Go: Outro Solo
- American Woman: Performance
- American Woman: Jam Along
- 10 Videos
- 8 Guitar Tabs
- 8 Scores Sheet Music