Guitar Songs

Guitar Songs

I learn a song, I forget I know it, which means I forget how to play it, so I thought I would make a list. This list should not be taken as an endorsement of all these songs, sometimes you just happen to learn a song...


  • Back in black
  • Baby please don't go
  • Long way to the top

The Animals

  • House of the rising sun

Australian Crawl

  • Reckless

The Beatles

  • Blackbird
  • Day in the life
  • Hey Jude
  • Let it be
  • Oh darling
  • Twist and shout

Black Sabbath

  • War Pigs
  • Supernaut
  • Paranoid

Tracy Chapman

  • Talkin' bout a revolution

Jimmy Cliff

  • The harder they come

Leonard Cohen

  • Famous Blue Raincoat
  • Hallelujah
  • Suzanne

Cold Chisel

  • Khe Sahn


  • Sunshine of your love

Credence Clearwater Revival

  • Bad moon rising
  • Down on the corner
  • Effigy
  • Hideaway
  • Long as I can see the light
  • Midnight Special
  • Proud Mary
  • Who'll stop the rain

Dire Straits

  • Romeo and Juliet


  • Hotel california

Elvis Presley

  • Suspicious Minds

Faith No More

  • Surprise, your dead
  • Woodpecker from mars


  • Change

Marvin Gaye

  • Mercy mercy me
  • Inner city blues
  • What's going on

Green Day

  • Time of your life

Jimi Hendrix

  • Hey joe
  • Wild Thing
  • Little wing
  • Foxy lady
  • Fire
  • Purple haze
  • The wind cries mary
  • Voodoo chile
  • Manic depression
  • All along the watchtower

Hunters and Collectors

  • Throw your arms around me


  • Two worlds collide

Frankie Goes to Hollywood

  • The power of love

Billy Idol

  • Sweet sixteen

Jane's Addiction

  • Classic girl
  • Coming down the mountain
  • Jane says
  • Pigs in zen


  • Are you gonna be my girl

The Killers

  • Mr Brightside

Led Zeppelin

  • Over the hills and far away
  • Stairway to heaven
  • Tangerine
  • Whole lotta love

John Lennon

  • Imagine
  • Stand by me

Living Color

  • Desperate People

Bob Marley

  • Concrete Jungle
  • Could you be loved
  • I shot the sherrif
  • No woman no cry
  • One love
  • Redemption song
  • Stir it up
  • Soul Rebel

Masters apprentices

  • Because I love you


  • Enter sandman
  • Nothing else matters
  • One

Midnight Oil

  • Beds are burning
  • US Forces


  • Smells like teen spirit


  • Wonderwall

The Pink Floyd

  • Another brick in the wall
  • Uncomfortably Numb
  • Wish you were here


  • My Happiness
  • Passenger


  • Crazy little thing called love
  • I'm in love with my car

Rage Against the Machine

  • Killing in the name of
  • Maggie's farm
  • Sleep now in the fire

Red Hot Chilli Peppers

  • Breaking the girl
  • Californication
  • Could have lied
  • Higher ground
  • Otherside
  • Scar tissue

Righteous Brothers

  • Unchained Melody

Rolling Stones

  • Angie
  • Paint it black
  • Ruby tuesday
  • Sympathy for the devil


  • Tomorrow

Simon and Garfunkel

  • The Boxer
  • Scarborough Fair
  • The Sounds of Silence

Bruce Springsteen

  • I'm on fire
  • Streets of Philadelphia


  • Born to be wild

Talking heads

  • Psycho killer


  • Gloria


  • With or without you

Van Morrison

  • Moondance

The Ventures

  • Pipeline

ZZ Top

  • La Grange