Guitar lesson for “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd (acoustic w/ chords)

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In this lesson, I show you how to play the song “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd. I’ll show you how to play the chords needed, the strumming patterns, the distinctive riffs (easy and intermediate versions), and also the picking pattern heard in the intro of the song. Tabs and chord charts are included. Note, I’ll be playing in standard tuning (note, you must tune down one-half step to play along with the Lynyrd Skynyrd version).

0:00 Lesson overview
2:01 Chords
4:28 Riff, simple
6:45 Riff, intermediate
8:48 Picking pattern
13:17 Misc other notes

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