All Free Online Guitar Lessons

Here you will find all the guitar lesson videos I have uploaded to YouTube, with chord sheets AND in the order they should be done. Click the links below to be taken to the video showing you how to play each song listed, along with the chord sheets, chord diagrams, and other tips!

If your an absolute beginner, start with the Absolute beginners first lesson

In this course, songs are grouped and ordered by the chords that are in the song. There are at least 10 per section, and I recommend you learn at least 3 songs per section!

For help with tuning your guitar, reading chord diagrams or chord sheets, see the basic skills section. Or you can skip straight to the lessons below.

What Guitar Should You Buy?

How to Tune Your Guitar

How to Tune Your Guitar By Ear

How to read chord diagrams

How to read Guitar TAB

How to hold a guitar pick (and choose one)

The 2 EASIEST chords to play on guitar

E and A chords and song 1

Strumming on the beat

What a ‘Capo’ is and how to use it

How to play along to real songs

Fingers hurt? Try this!

How to read song sheets

Chord progressions for Level 1

Recommended songs for Level 1

Practice routine for Level 1

Silence Is Easy by Starsailor

Three Is A Magic Number

U.N.I. by Ed Sheeran

Love Me Do by The Beatles

Never Can Tell- Chuck Berry

Keep On Movin by Bob Marley

When Love Comes To Town by B.B.King and U2

Elevation by U2

Paperback Writer by The Beatles

Achy Breaky Heart by Billy Ray Cyrus

Level 2 01- E A and D and help with changing chords

8th strumming

The Metronome

Improve strumming by Foot Tapping

Easy Power Chords

Easy finger streching

EASY chord progressions for Level 2

Recommended songs to fast track Level 2

Practice Routine for Level 2

Lean On Me by Bill Withers

Twist and Shout by The Beatles

Blowing in The Wind by Bob Dylan

Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol

Secondhand News by Fleetwood Mac

Common People by Pulp

I Can’t Explain by The Who

Wild Thing by The Troggs

Johnny B. Goode by Chuck Berry

Hound Dog by Elvis Presley

Born in the USA by Bruce Springsteen

I’ve Got A Feelin’ by The Beatles

How to play A, D and G AND changes

8th Strumming Down and Up variations

The 1 finger E and A chords

Easy Blues/ Rock n Roll Riff

Trick to master ANY Strumming Pattern!

Chord sequences for Level 3

Sit Down by James

Mr Tambourine Man by The Byrds

Free Fallin by Tom Petty/ John Mayer

Girlfriend in a Coma by The Smiths

Get Back by The Beatles

Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival

If you wanna by The Vaccines

Highway To Hell by AC/DC

Its A Long Way To The Top (If you wanna rock and roll) by AC/DC

Mull Of Kintyre by Paul McCartney

Have A Nice Day by Stereophonics

Recommended song for Level 3

The three Minor open chords

Reggae ‘off beat’ strumming

Aint No Sunshine by Bill Withers

Natural Mystic by Bob Marley

Songbird by Oasis

Like I Love You by Justin Timberlake

Song 5 – Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran

Learn To Fly by Foo Fighters

G C and D chords, variations AND help with changing chords

8th all down strumming embellishment’s

The G Major Pentatonic Scale

How To Make Scales Sound Like Melodies

Knockin’ on Heavens Door by Bob Dylan

Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd

You Can’t Always Get What You Want by The Rolling Stones

Wanted Dead or Alive by Bon Jovi

She Sells Sanctuary by The Cult

The Lazy Song by Bruno Mars

Good Golly Miss Molly (Plus other 12 Bar Blues in G)

Sweet Child O Mine by Guns n Roses

I’m a Believer by The Monkees

Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash

Dead Skunk by Loudon Wainwright III

Hey Joe by Jimi Hendrix (Easy chord version)

How to change chords more smoothly

The key of G- And What is a ‘Key’ in music?

The most used strumming pattern ever

Love The Way You Lie

Yellow by Coldplay

Hey Brother by Avicii

Get Lucky by Daft Punk

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! Part 1 Tips and tricks and Runthrough

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! Part 2 songs 1 to 6

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! Part 3 songs 7 to 10

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! part 4 songs 11 to 14

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! part 5 songs 15 to 20

Play 26 SONGS with 4 CHORDS! Part 6 songs 21 to 26!

Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd

Wonderwall by Oasis

Crazy Love by Van Morrison (with ‘Slash’ chords)

Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison

Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) by Green Day

How to play a B7 guitar chord

Blues Shuffle and Swing strumming

Sitting On the dock of the bay by Otis Redding

Stand By Me by Oasis

Hey Jude by The Beatles

Hotel California by The Eagles

Saw Her Standing There by The Beatles

Old School 12 bar blues in E

Heartbreak Hotel by Elvis

Sweet Home Chicago

Lightning Bolt by Jake Bugg

F barre chord (Plus easier options!)

Folk ‘Dylan’ style Strumming

Ho Hey by The Lumineers

Laid by James

Story Of My Life by One Direction

Wake Me Up by Avicii

The Monster by Rihanna/ Eminem

Sound of Silence by Simon and Garfunkel

Let Her Go by Passenger

Times Like These by Foo Fighters

Wake Me Up When September Ends by Green Day

Easy beginner patterns

Love Will Keep Us Together

Stop This Train- John Mayer

Over The Hills And Far Away by Led Zeppelin

Johnny B. Goode – Classic Intro Solo

Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5

Sing by Ed Sheeran

Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars

High and Dry by Radiohead (My favorite song to play and sing for acoustic guitar)

The Major scale- Introduction and first 5 notes

EASY Pre Song – Hot Cross Buns

Ode To Joy

Lean On Me by Bill Withers

Falling Slowly (from the movie Once)

How to play Happy Birthday

The Chain by Fleetwood Mac

The Major Scale- Full Scale

When the Saints Go Marching In

Let Her Go by Passenger

Elevation by U2

Highway To Hell by AC/DC

Its A Long Way To The Top (If you wanna rock and roll) by AC/DC

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap by AC/DC

Seven Nation Army by The White Stripes

How to play guitar like Malcolm Young from AC/DC

How to play Power Chords

Born Under A Bad Sign

Cocaine by Eric Clapton

5 Easy Guitar Riffs on 1 String

Why’d You Only Call Me When Your High?

Touch Too Much by AC/DC

Barbarian by The Darkness

Heartbreaker by Led Zeppelin

Come As You Are by Nirvana

E Minor Pentatonic Scale in Open Position

Sweet Home Chicago Lead Line (Eric Clapton version)

Fever by The Cramps

Spoonful by Howlin Wolf

20th Century Boy by T Rex

Roadhouse Blues by The Doors


Lonely Boy by The Black Keys

Smokestack Lightnin’ by Howlin’ Wolf

Howlin’ For You by The Black Keys

Song 10 – Hey Joe by Jimi Hendrix

Shakin’ All Over by Jonny Kidd

How to do String Bends for Lead Guitar

Layla by Eric Clapton

Thinking Out Loud Solo – Ed Sheeran

Highway To Hell solo (AC/DC)

Comfortably Numb solo (Pink Floyd)