60s Rock Bands 2
On The Acoustic
(Bands T-Z)
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60s Rock Bands T-Z


1. The Buckinghams

Don't You Care reached #1 in the Philippines, #4 in Canada and #6 in the US in 1967.

The track can be found on their "Time & Charges" album.

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  • Rhythm: down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: No - a few riffs
  • Chords: Emaj7, Gbm, G, Dmaj7, Ab, A, Am, Abm , Gbm/F, Gbm/E, B7, E, E/C, Aaug, D, Dm, D/A
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2. The Dave Clark 5

Because ... info soon

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3. The Easybeats

Friday On My Mind ... info soon

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4. The Foundations

Build Me Up Buttercup ... info soon

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5. The Flying Machine

Smile A Little Smile For Me ... info soon

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6. The Gaslight Anthem

Diamond Church Street Choir ... info soon

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7. The Left Bank

Walk Away Renee ... info soon

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8. The Lettermen

The Way You Look Tonight song dates back to 1936 when Fred Astaire sang the song in a film called Swing Time.

Up through the years other artists recorded the song including Phil Collins, Rod Stewart, Bing Crosby and in 1961, The Lettermen had a #13 in the US and a #36 in the UK with their version.

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  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm =  down down down up down down and repeat and downstroke in places
  • Picking = No
  • Chords = Em, C, B7, Dbm, Gbm, E, G, Gb, F, D, Bm, Am
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9. The Marmalade

Reflections Of My Life ... info soon

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10. The Merry Go Round

Live ... info soon

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11. The Myddle Class

Free As The Wind .... info soon

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12. The Outsiders

Time Won't Let Me is from 1966 by The Outsiders, a band based out of Cleveland Ohio. They managed a #5 hit in the USA and Canada.

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  • Rhythm = down down up down up down up and repeat and some steady up and down
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = A, Gbm, G, E, Bm, Dbm, D
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13. The Raspberries

Should I Wait ... info soon

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14. The Rembrandts

I'll Be There For You ... info soon

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15. The Rooftop Singers

Walk Right In is an old blues tune from 1929 that was revived in 1963 by a group called Rooftop Singers who had a huge #1 in several countries with their re-make.

  • Drop D Tuning = Yes 
  • Capo = 1st fret
  • Rhythm = root up down up with riffs all through the song 
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = G, E7, C, C7, A7, D7
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16. The Steam Machine

Let The Feeling Begin ... info soon

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17. The Vogues

You're The One ... info soon

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18. The Walker Brothers 

The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore was recorded by Frankie Valli and written by Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio back in 1965, but the Walker Brothers had more success with their version in 1966 reaching #1 in the UK.

The song was also a top 10 in several countries and a #13 in the USA.

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  • Rhythm = down down up down down up and repeat - some down strokes also
  • Picking = just a few riffs
  • Chords = D, Em, A, G, A7
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19. The Wonders

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20. The Yardbirds

For Your Love ... info soon

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21. The Youngbloods

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22. The Young Rascals

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23. We Five

You Were On My Mind ... info soon

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24. Zagar & Evans

In The Year 2525 was released by Zager and Evans,  who were a duo in the 1960's.

This #1 song in 1969 in both the US and the UK. It was released five years earlier but didn't do much on the charts until the duo got on the RCA label.

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  • Rhythm = shuffle in the beginning then down down down down up and repeat 
  • Picking = No
  • Chords = Abm, Gb, E, D#, Am, G, F, A#m
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