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Classic Rock Bands
On The Acoustic

Welcome to the classic rock bands section of my site.

This category of rock is divided into 2 sections.

Section1: The links near the top of this page will take you down this page to showcase the lesson titles I have by those bands. From there, you can visit their respective pages.

Section 2: To see what lessons are available for Rock Artists, click here.

Classic Rock Bands

Rock Bands With Their Own Pages

The links immediately below will help you jump down this page to see what lessons are available for each band. From there you can click on that bands link and visit their page for free demos, chord sheets (where available) and tutorial purchase links.

ABBA - Aerosmith - America - Bad Company - Cake - Chicago - Dire Straits - Dr Hook - ELO - Fleetwood Mac - Foreigner - Green Day - Hall & Oates - Journey - Led Zeppelin - Lynyrd Skynyrd - Nazareth - Queen - REM - REO Speedwagon - Smokie - Steely Dan - Styx - Supertramp - The Allman Brothers - The Band - The Bee Gees - The Cars - The Doobie Brothers - The Doors - The Eagles - The Grateful Dead - The Guess Who - The Kinks - The Marshall Tucker Band - The Moody Blues - The Tragically Hip - TOTO
Mixed Bands-1 ---> 10,000 Maniacs , 3 Doors Down, Aline N Kickin, Ambrosia, Audioslave, Blues Image, Deep Blue Something, Dio, Disturbed, FFDP, Face To Face, Gallery, Golden Smog, Great White
Mixed Bands-2 ---> 54-40, Blind Melon, Creed, Foo Fighters, Fountains Of Wayne, Goo Goo Dolls, Guns N Roses, Hootie And The Blowfish, Incubus, Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, Nirvana, No Doubt , Oasis , Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Stone Temple Pilots, The Black Crows, The Cranberries, U2, Wilco
Mixed Bands-3 ---> Cinderella, Collective Soul, Dashboard Confessional, Poco, Tesla, The All American Rejects , The Black Keys, The Damm Yankees, The Electric Prunes, The Hooters , The Motels, The Outlaws, The Record Company , The Rides, The Stray Cats, The Traveling Wilburys, Third Eye Blind, Tonic, Warrant , Wet Willie, White Lion, Winger, ZZ Top
Mixed Bands-4 ---> 38 Special, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Boston, Cross Cdn Ragweed, Fastball, Grand Funk, Heart, Kansas, King Harvest, Little Feat, Molly Hatchett, Mr Big, Nickelback, Player, Poison, Redbone, Soul Asylum, Starship, Sugarloaf, Sugar Ray
Mixed Bands-5 ---> Ace Frehley, Blue Oyster Cult, Cheap Trick, Extreme, Five For Fighting, Jefferson Starship, KISS, Social Distortion, The Call, The James Gang, The Talking Heads, Train

 ABBA Section

11 songs from ABBA right here.

  1. Chiquitita
  2. Dancing Queen
  3. Fernando
  4. Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie
  5. I Have A Dream
  6. Knowing Me Knowing You
  7. Mamma Mia
  8. Slipping Through My Fingers
  9. SOS
  10. The Winner Takes It All
  11. When I Kissed The Teacher

ABBA section is here.

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Aerosmith Section

Here are 4 Aerosmith songs fro the acoustic player.

  1. Cryin
  2. Dream On
  3. I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
  4. Sweet Emotion

Aerosmith section is here.

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America Section 

This America section has7 great songs to learn and they include;

  1. Daisy Jane
  2. Horse With No Name
  3. Lonely People
  4. Sister Golden Hair
  5. Tin Man
  6. Ventura Highway
  7. You Can Do Magic

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Bad Company Section

Here are 7 numbers from Bad Company.

  1. Bad Company
  2. Can't Get Enough
  3. Feel Like Making Love
  4. Oh Atlanta
  5. Rock Steady
  6. Shooting Star
  7. Silver Blue & Gold

Bad Company section is here.

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Cake Section

This Cake section, like severa others in this list only have a few songs in them but great tunes to learn. 

  1. Frank Sinatra
  2. Love You Madly
  3. Never There
  4. Rock And Roll Lifestyle
  5. Sheep Go To Heaven
  6. Short Skirt Long Jacket
  7. Stickshifts And Safety Belts

Cake section is here.

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Chicago Section

Always a challenge playing and trying to sing songs by this great group. Here are 6 Chicago numbers to tackle.  

  1. Baby What A Big Surprise
  2. Beginnings
  3. If You Leave Me Now
  4. Old Days
  5. Saturday In The Park
  6. Will You Still Love Me
  7. Wishing You Were Here

Chicago section is here.

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Dire Straits Section

Here is a combo of 13 songs from Mark Knopflier and Dire Straits.

  1. Hand In Hand
  2. How Long
  3. On Every Street
  4. Our Shangri-la
  5. Poor Boy Blues
  6. Six Blade Knife
  7. So Far Away
  8. Solid Rock
  9. The Bug
  10. The Walk Of Life
  11. This Is Us
  12. Twisting By The Pool
  13. Water Of Love

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Dr Hook Section

Here are 11 songs by Dr Hook as follows;

  1. A Couple More Years
  2. A Little Bit More
  3. Carry Me Carrie
  4. Crazy Rosie
  5. Feels Good
  6. I Don't Feel Much Like Smiling
  7. I Don't Wanna Be Alone
  8. Only Sixteen
  9. Queen Of The Silver Dollar
  10. Sharing The Night Together
  11. When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman

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ELO Section

13 great tunes from the great band ELO.

  1. Can't Get It Out Of My Head
  2. Don't Bring Me Down
  3. Evil Woman
  4. Hold On Tight
  5. Living Thing
  6. Mr Blue Sky
  7. Rock And Roll Is King
  8. Showdown
  9. Strange Magic
  10. Sweet Talking Woman
  11. Telephone Line
  12. Turn To Stone
  13. Wild West Hero

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Fleetwood Mac Section

Here are 10 songs from Fleetwood Mac and it's individual members.

  1. As Long As You Follow
  2. Big Love
  3. Go Your Own Way
  4. I Don't Want To Know
  5. Leather And Lace
  6. Monday Morning
  7. Need Your Love So Bad
  8. Never Going Back Again
  9. Rhiannon
  10. You Make Loving Fun

Fleetwood Mac section is here.

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Foreigner Section

The heavy rock groups are tough to duplicate on an acoustic with all of their heavy lead and distortion but sometimes you can get a decent vibe when all the fullness is striped away. Here are 6 numbers to try. 

  1. Double Vision
  2. Fool For You Anyway
  3. I Wanna Know What Love Is
  4. Long Long Way From Home
  5. Say You Will
  6. Urgent

Foreigner section is here.

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Green Day Section

Just a few songs here for the Green Day section

  1. 21 Guns
  2. Boulevard Of Broken Dreams
  3. She
  4. Time Of Your Life
  5. Wake Me Up When Sept Ends

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Hall & Oates Section

This section has 6 numbers from this great duo.

  1. Out Of Touch
  2. Rich Girl
  3. Sara Smile
  4. Say It Isn't So
  5. When The Morning Comes
  6. You Make My Dreams Come True

Hall & Oates section is here.

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Journey Section

One number in here is from Steve Perry and the other 10 are from Journey.

  1. Anyway You Want It
  2. Don't Stop Believin
  3. Faithfully
  4. I'll Be Alright Without You
  5. Lights
  6. Lovin Touchin Squeezin
  7. Oh Sherri
  8. Open Arms
  9. Send Her My Love
  10. Wheel In The Sky
  11. Who's Crying Now

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Led Zeppelin Section

This section has a mix of Robert Plant and Led Zeppelin numbers for the acoustic.

  1. 29 Palms
  2. Big Love
  3. Can't Let Go
  4. Gone Gone Gone
  5. Hey Hey What Can I Do
  6. Hot Dog
  7. I'm Gonna Crawl
  8. Ramble On
  9. Stairway To Heaven
  10. Tangerine
  11. Thank You

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Section

I have 13 songs for this section including;

  1. All I Can Do Is Write About It
  2. Call Me The Breeze
  3. Don't Ask Me No Questions
  4. Down South Junkin
  5. Free Bird
  6. Gimmie Three Steps
  7. One Day At A Time
  8. Simple Man
  9. Sweet Home Alabama
  10. The Ballad Of Curtis Loew
  11. Tuesday's Gone
  12. What's Your Name
  13. White Dove

Lynyrd Skynyrd section is here.

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Nazareth Section

Here are 10 numbers from Nazareth.

  1. Broken Down Angel
  2. Dream On
  3. Every Time It Rains
  4. Hearts Grown Cold
  5. Love Hurts
  6. Moonlight Eyes
  7. Place In Your Heart
  8. Shot Me Down
  9. Sunshine
  10. Where Are You Now

Nazareth section is here.

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Queen Section

Here are 4 Queen songs / lessons to date.

  1. All Dead All Dead
  2. Crazy Little Thing Called Love
  3. Fat Bottom Girls
  4. I Want To Break Free

Queen section is here.

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REM Section

  1. Losing My Religion
  2. Man On The Moon
  3. Night Swimming
  4. Pop Song 89
  5. Shiny Happy People
  6. Talk About The Passion
  7. The One I Love

REM section is here.

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REO Speedwagon Section 

Here are 5 REO Speedwagon tunes for the acoustic.

  1. Don't Let Him Go
  2. Keep n Lovin You
  3. Ridin The Storm Out
  4. Take It On The Run
  5. Time For Me To Fly

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Smokie Section

  1. A Few Dollars More
  2. If You Think You Know How To Love Me
  3. Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone
  4. Living Next Door To Alice
  5. Mexican Girl
  6. Oh Carol

Smokie section is here.

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Steely Dan Section

  1. Any Major Dude
  2. Barrytown
  3. Dirty Work
  4. Do It Again
  5. Reelin In The Years
  6. Rikki Don't Lose That Number

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Styx Section

In this section are 6 great numbers for the acoustic player.

  1. Babe
  2. Blue Collar Man
  3. Boat On The River
  4. Man In The Wilderness
  5. renegade
  6. Too Much Time On My Hands

Styx section is here.

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Supertramp Section

  1. Breakfast In America
  2. Give A Little Bit
  3. It's Raining Again
  4. Take The Long Way Home
  5. The Logical Song
  6. You Started Laughing

Supertramp section is here.

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The Allman Brothers Section

7 classics here from The Allman Brothers including;

  1. Ain't Wasting Time No More
  2. Blue Sky
  3. Floating Bridge
  4. Melissa
  5. Midnight Rider
  6. Please Be With Me
  7. Ramblin Man

The Allman Brothers section is here.

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The Band Section

  1. Evangeline
  2. Ophelia
  3. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  4. The Weight
  5. Up On Cripple Creek

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The Bee Gees

  1. Alone
  2. Holiday
  3. How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
  4. New York Mining Disaster 1941
  5. Staying Alive
  6. Too Much Heaven

The Bee Gees section is here.

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The Cars Section

Here are 7 numbers by The Cars you can sink your teeth into including;

  1. Drive
  2. Good Times Roll
  3. Just What I Needed
  4. Let's Go
  5. Magic
  6. My Best Friends Girl
  7. You Might Think

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The Doobie Brothers Section

Who doesn't lover this band? But the issue is, who can sing up on those high ends like most songs by The Doobie Brothers are located. Have fun with these 6.

  1. Black Water
  2. China Grove
  3. I Keep Forgetting
  4. Jesus Is Just Alright
  5. Listen To The Music
  6. Long Train Running
  7. Rockin Down The Highway
  8. South City Midnight Lady

The Doobie Brothers section is here.

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The Doors Section

I have always been a far of these cats. Here are 13 numbers for you players out there to learn for your next gig.

  1. Alabama Song
  2. Car Hiss By My Window
  3. Hyacinth House
  4. Indian Summer
  5. Light My Fire
  6. Love Her Madly
  7. Love Me Two Times
  8. Love Street
  9. Peace Frog
  10. People Are Strange
  11. Riders On The Storm
  12. Roadhouse Blues
  13. Touch Me

The Doors section is here.

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The Eagles Section

Where would growing up in the 70's be without this band. Try these 14 songs.

  1. All Night Long
  2. Best Of My Love
  3. Desperado
  4. Hotel California
  5. James Dean
  6. Love Will Keep Us Alive
  7. My Man
  8. O55
  9. Peaceful Easy Feeling
  10. Take It Easy
  11. Take It To The Limit
  12. The Girl From Yesterday
  13. The Sad Cafe

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The Grateful Dead Section

In this section are 11 Grateful Dead songs for the acoustic player. There include;

  1. Casey Jones
  2. Candyman
  3. Friend Of The Devil
  4. Loser
  5. Ripple
  6. Sugaree
  7. The Monkey And The Engineer
  8. Touch Of Grey
  9. Truckin
  10. Uncle John's Band

The Grateful Dead section is here.

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The Guess Who Section

  1. American Woman
  2. I'm Scared
  3. My Own Way To Rock
  4. No Sugar Tonight
  5. No Time
  6. Share The Land
  7. Star Baby
  8. These Eyes
  9. Undun

The Guess Who section is here.

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The Kinks

  1. Apeman
  2. Better Thing
  3. Celluloid Heros
  4. Come Dancing
  5. Father Christmas
  6. Lola
  7. Skin And Bone
  8. Waterloo Sunset
  9. You Really Got Me

The Kinks section is here.

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The Marshall Tucker Band Section

There are 9 Marshall Tucker Band numbers in this section and they are;

  1. 24 hrs A Day
  2. Blue Ridge Mountain Skies
  3. Can't You See
  4. Desert Skies
  5. Driving You Out Of My Mind
  6. Fire On The Mountain
  7. Heard It In A Love Song
  8. In My Own Way
  9. See You Later I'm Gone

Marshall Tucker section is here.

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The Moody Blues Section

  1. For My Lady
  2. Forever Autumn
  3. Go Now
  4. I Know You're Out There Somewhere
  5. It's Cold Outside Of Your Heart
  6. Nights In White Satin
  7. Question
  8. Ride My See Saw
  9. The Story In Your Eyes
  10. The Voice
  11. Your Wildest Dreams

The Moody Blues section is here.

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The Tragically Hip Section

  1. A Head By A Century
  2. Bobcageon
  3. Boots Or Hearts
  4. Looking For A Place To Happen
  5. Thugs
  6. We'll Go Too

The Tragically Hip section is here.

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  1. Africa
  2. Hold The Line
  3. I Won't Hold You Back
  4. Rosanna

TOTO section is here.

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Mixed Vol 1 Section

Have fun learning these great songs on the acoustic from these incredible 15 bands. 

  1. 10,000 Maniacs - Like The Weather
  2. 3 Doors Down - Here Without You
  3. Alive N Kickin - Tighter Tighter
  4. Ambrosia - How Much I Feel
  5. Audioslave - I Am The Highway
  6. Blues Image - Ride Captain Ride
  7. Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's
  8. Dio - Rainbow In The Dark
  9. Disturbed - The Sound Of Silence
  10. FFDP - I Refuse
  11. Face To Face - Shame On Me
  12. Gallery - I Believe In Music, It's So Nice To Be With You
  13. Golden Smog - Until You Came Along
  14. Great White - Once Bitten Twice Shy

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Mixed Vol 2 Section

A few powerhouse bands in this list of rock groups.

  1. 54-40 - Ocean Pearl
  2. Blind Melon - No Rain
  3. Creed - With Arms Wide Open
  4. Foo Fighters - Learn To Fly
  5. Fountains Of Wayne - Hackensack, Stacy's Mom
  6. Goo Goo Dolls - Iris, Slide, Sympathy
  7. Guns N Roses - Sweet Child Of Mine
  8. Hootie And The Blowfish - Hannah Jane, Hold My Hand, Only Wanna Be With You
  9. Incubus - Drive
  10. Metallica - Unforgiven
  11. Nine Inch Nails - Head Like A Hole
  12. Nirvana - Ain't It A Shame
  13. No Doubt - Don't Speak
  14. Oasis - Champagne Supernova, Don't Look Back In Anger, Wonderwall
  15. Pearl Jam - Future Days
  16. Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Under The Bridge
  17. Stone Temple Pilots - Plush, Sour Girl
  18. The Black Crows - Cold Boy Smile, He Was A Friend Of Mine
  19. The Cranberries - Linger, When You're Gone, Zombie
  20. U2 - Electrical Storm
  21. Wilco - Someone To Lose, The Thanks I Get

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Mixed Vol 3 Section

Lots of great acoustic numbers in this list of 15 groups.  

  1. Cinderella - Coming Home, One For Rock And Roll
  2. Collective Soul - Shine
  3. Dashboard Confessional - The Better Of Me
  4. Poco - Crazy Love, In The Heart Of The Night, Rose Of Cimarron
  5. Tesla - Signs
  6. The All American Rejects - Gives You Hell
  7. The Black Keys - Act Nice And Gentle To Me
  8. The Damm Yankees - Come Again
  9. The Electric Prunes - About A Quarter To Nine
  10. The Hooters - All You Zombies, Satellite
  11. The Motels - Only The Lonely
  12. The Outlaws - There Goes Another Love Song
  13. The Records Company - Off The Ground
  14. The Rides - Mississippi Roadhouse
  15. The Stray Cats - Rock This Town, Stray Cat Strut
  16. The Traveling Wilburys - End Of The Line, Handle With Care
  17. Third Eye Blind - Jumper
  18. Tonic - If Only You Could See
  19. Warrant - I See Red
  20. Wet Willie - Keep On Smilin
  21. White Lion - When The Children Cry
  22. Winger - Easy Come Easy Go
  23. ZZ Top - Tube Snake Boogie

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Mixed Vol 4 Section

Here are some cool bands in this section.

  1. 38 Special - Caught Up In You, Fade To Blue, Hold On Loosely
  2. Atlanta Rhythm Section - Georgia Rhythm, Imaginary Lover, She Knows All My Tricks, So Into You
  3. Boston - Amanda, Let Me Take You Home Tonight, More Than A Feeling
  4. Cross Cdn Ragweed - Anywhere But Here, Constantly, Cry Lonely, Oklahoma
  5. Fastball - Out Of My Head
  6. Grand Funk - I Can Feel Him In The Morning, Some Kind Of Wonderful, We're An American Band
  7. Heart - Dog And Butterfly, Straight On
  8. Kansas - Dust In The Wind
  9. King Harvest - Dancing In The Moonlight
  10. Little Feat - Dixie Chicken, Willin
  11. Molly Hatchett - Jukin City
  12. Mr Big - To Be With You
  13. Nickelback - Rock Star
  14. Player - Baby Come Back
  15. Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
  16. Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
  17. Soul Asylum - Runaway Train
  18. Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
  19. Sugarloaf - Don't Call Us, We'll Call You
  20. Sugar Ray - Every Morning

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Mixed Vol 5 Section

In this section of are some fantastic choices of songs from these bands. 

  1. Ace Frehley - New York Groove
  2. Blue Oyster Cult - Burning For You, Don't Fear The Reaper
  3. Cheap Trick - I Want You To Want Me, The Flame
  4. Extreme - Hole Hearted, More Than Words
  5. Five For Fighting - 100 Years
  6. Jefferson Starship - Count On Me
  7. KISS - Beth, Hard Luck Woman, I Wanna Rock And Roll All Night
  8. Social Distortion - Ball And Chain, Story Of My Life
  9. The Call - Let The Day Begin
  10. The James Gang - Funk 49, Walk Away
  11. The Talking Heads - And She Was, Psycho Killer
  12. Train - Calling All Angels, Drive By, Drops Of Jupiter, Hey Soul Sister

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