Guitar Songs By Marshall Tucker Band

Guitar Songs By Marshall Tucker Band

On this guitar songs by Marshall Tucker Band page I have some free demos, free downloadable .pdf chords and lyrics sheets, some rhythm tips and if required, full lessons tutorials for a few bucks each or less.

I'm also using some Marshall Tucker Band album covers images below so you can see where each song originated.

Guitar Songs By Marshall Tucker
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24 Hrs A Day - Blue Ridge Mountain Skies
Can't You See - Desert Skies
Driving You Out Of My Mind - Fire On The Mountain
Heard It In A Love Song - In My Own Way
See You Later I'm Gone

1. 24 Hrs A Day 

This song was from the 1974 album entitled "A New Life" but was not released as a single.

The Allman Brothers drummer Jaimoe and Charlie Daniels appeared on this album.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root up down up root up down up is the main pattern
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = E, A, D, Abm, B7 
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2. Blue Ridge Mountain Sky

This song was from the 1974 album entitled "A New Life" but was not released as a single, like the song above.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = a root up down up - root up down up will work here
  • Picking = a little
  • Chords = C, F, G
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3. Can't You See

This song was written by a member of the group and his name is Toy Caldwell. The song had two releases.

One in 1973 from their debut album and again in 1977.

Waylon Jennings and Hank Williams Jr have both covered this song.

  • Drop D Tuning = Yes
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root root down down up - root root down up down up and repeat
  • Picking = yes a little
  • Chords = D, C, G
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4. Desert Skies

This song was from the group's 6th album entitled "Carolina Dreams" which was released in 1977. This song was not released as a single. 

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm =  down up down up down up down up pretty much all through this one
  • Picking = a little 
  • Chords = E, G#13,  A13, Abm,  Gm,  Gbm, B9, Bbm, B7, C7, G6/9, F#6/9, E6/9
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5. Driving You Out Of My Mind

This one was one of the last of two singles ever released by the band and the only single release from their 1992 album "Still Smokin".

The song peaked at #68 on the US Country Chart.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root down up root up down up and repeat 
  • Picking = No
  • Chords = G, C, D, D/Gb, Em
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6. Fire On The Mountain

Fire On The Mountain was released as a single on the US Country chart in 1975 and the song reached #38 in the US and #81 in Canada.

The track can be found on their "Searchin For A Rainbow" album.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = a root down up root up down up and repeat in a fast pace 
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = G, D, C, Em, Am
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7. Heard It In A Love Song (Chesnutt Version)

This song was the groups largest single release and hails from the "California Dreams" album and hit #14 on The Billboard Hot 100 and hit #51 on the country charts.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root up down up root up down up is the main pattern
  • Picking = a little
  • Chords = D, Gbm, G, A, A7 
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8. In My Own Way

This song hails from the bands 3rd album called "Where We All Belong" and was a double album. Several tracks were over 10 min on this album.

This song In My Own Way, was never released as a single released.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root down up bass up down up and repeat will work here
  • Picking = Yes 
  • Chords = G, C, Cmaj7, D, D7
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9. See You Later I'm Gone

The song was never a single release but was a track on the band's debut album from 1973.

  • Drop D Tuning = No
  • Capo = No
  • Rhythm = root down up root up down up and repeat
  • Picking = Yes
  • Chords = C,F, G, D, Em
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That concludes this page on guitar songs Marshall Tucker Band. I hope my info here was useful.


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