Allman Brothers Cover Songs 
On The Acoustic

The Allman Brothers Cover Songs For The Acoustic Guitar

Welcome to my Allman Brothers Cover Songs page where you'll find 6 partial demos and one full demo video, free pdf downloadable .pdf chord sheets and some rhythm tips on playing these classics by The Allman Brothers.

There are also purchase links to full lesson tutorials for a small fee if you need more help in learning these songs.

Allman Brothers Cover Songs
Lyrics, PDF's & Tutorials

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    Ain't Wasting Time No More - Blue Sky
    Floating Bridge - Midnight Rider
    Please Be With Me - Ramblin Man
    Sweet Melissa

    1. Ain't Wasting Time No More

    • Drop D Tuning = No
    • Capo = 3rd fret
    • Rhythm = down down up down up down up down up down up down up down up ... and repeat
    • Picking = No
    • Chords = G, F or Fmaj7, C, G6, A7, D7, D, C7

    2. Blue Sky

    • Drop D Tuning = No 
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = down down up down up down up down up down up down up down up and repeat .. same as the above pattern
    • Picking = Yes
    • Chords = E, A, B7
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    3. Floating Bridge

    • Drop D Tuning = Yes
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = root down up root up down up
    • Picking = a little
    • Chords = G, C7, D7
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    4. Midnight Rider

    • Drop D Tuning = Yes
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = down down up down down up down down up and repeat with some downstrokes on the A3 if desired 
    • Picking = Yes
    • Chords = D, A#, C, Dm, Am7, G
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    5. Please Be With Me

    • Drop D Tuning = No
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = root up down up root up down up ... can play some arpeggio notes also
    • Picking = Yes
    • Chords = D, G, A, Bm, C, Em
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    6. Ramblin Man

    • Drop D Tuning = No
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = root up down up - root up down up mixed with a few bass notes
    • Picking = Yes
    • Chords = G, D,  C,  Gsus, F, Em 
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    7. Sweet Melissa

    • Drop D Tuning = No
    • Capo = No
    • Rhythm = down down down up down up down up down up and repeat
    • Picking = No
    • Chords = E, A6/9, Emaj7, A, Bm, Dbm, D, Cmaj7, B7, Em7
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    Those 7 Allman Brothers cover songs should be a great start for you to learn some of these old classic souther rock tunes. I hope my rhythm tips, partial video demos and free chords and lyrics sheets were beneficial to you. 


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