There’s this one thing that is so completely awesome about the guitar.
I love the fact that you can choose to be in two complete different worlds. One moment I plug in my electric guitar to make it rock, scream, tear up the place and feel ecstatic.
And the other time I want to indulge in beautiful acoustic guitar songs and get swept away by melody, harmony and lyrics. It’s the best of both worlds.
Today were gonna look at same great songs to do the latter.
As with all lists on this blog they are here to give you inspiration. The lists are in no particular order and totally incomplete. And it doesn’t matter, what matters is that you grab your guitar out of the stand and start playing it after reading and listening to this post.
Maybe you’ll hear a song or artist you haven’t heard before and find yourself pleasantly surprised. Probably you haven’t heard some of the songs for quite a while and it makes you feel good to hear them again. You might consider learning one of these songs and adding them to your repertoire or get inspired to write a song of your own.
Whatever it is…
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3 – Angie – Rolling Stones
8 – To be with you – Mr. Big
12 – The Times They Are A Changin’ – Bob Dylan
14 – Daughters – John Mayer
16 – The scientist (acoustic) – Coldplay
17 – The River (acoustic) – Bruce Springsteen
18 – Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
25 – Redemption Song – Bob Marley
27 – She Talks To Angels – Black Crowes
29 – Give a little bit – Supertramp
31 – Sound of silence – Paul Simon
34 – Country roads – John Denver
36 – Yellow (acoustic) – Coldplay
38 – Horse with no name – America
41 – American Pie – Don Mclean
43 – Iris – Goo goo dolls
44 – Wanted (Dead Or Alive) – Bon Jovi
45 – Both sides now – Joni Mitchell
49 – The A team – Ed Sheeran
50 – I Will Follow You Into The Dark – Death Cab for Cutie
What’s your favorite acoustic guitar song?
Please share in the comments.