VIDEO: How To Arrange An Acoustic Cover Version (TG234)

An electric song played on acoustic

VIDEO How to arrange an acoustic cover version TG234

Crafting an unplugged rendition of an electric song is easier than you might think. TG writes and records a rock song, then arranges it on acoustic guitar

Pick up Total Guitar issue 234 (on sale 29 October to 25 November) for the accompanying tab and explanation

Getting started

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtKK03H2MWQ

Single notes and pedal tones - intro

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQkYo3pKhso

Chords and strumming - verse

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=29bq-bAiJLY

Arpeggios - pre-chorus

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnoVPKIuHZk

Chords and strumming - chorus

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Od0-uPD2ZCk

Solo

YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQcmOxTFebQ

Tutor: Chris Bird
Videographer: Martin Holmes

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