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Octopus Garden By The Beatles & More
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Easy Beatles Songs On Guitar

Welcome to this Octopus Garden By The Beatles page (I know it's octopus's garden) where you'll find 2 of 2 covering songs by The Beatles.

Check out my free chord sheets and demos below and a few rhythm tips. 

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Octopus Garden By The Beatles & More
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11. I've Just Seen A Face

I've Just Seen A Face ... info soon

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2. Kansas City

Kansas City ... info soon

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3. Love Me Do

Love Me Do ... info soon

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4. Lovely Rita

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5. Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

lucy in the sky guitar lesson

Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds was inspired by a drawing by then toddler Julian Lennon. The song appeared on the "Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band" album of 1967.

Elton John covered the song in 1974 and had a #1 hit.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: some arpeggio then downstrokes then down down up down up down up down up down up
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: A, A/G, Gbm, Amaj7#, Dm, C, G, D
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6. Mean Mr Mustard - Polythene Pam

Mean Mr Mustard - Polythene Pam ... info soon

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7. Mr Postman

Mr Postman ... info soon

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8. Norwegian Wood

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Norwegian Wood can be found on The Beatles Rubber Soul album from 1965.

The song was released as a single in Australia and hit #1 on the charts.

  • Drop D Tuning: Yes
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up and repeat with a melody riff
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D, Dm, Dmmaj7, Dm7, Em, A7, G
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9. Nowhere Man

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10. Ob Bla Di Ob Bla Da

ob la di ob bl da guitar lesson

Ob Bla Do Ob Bla Da was not released as a single in the UK or US when it was recorded for The Beatles album a.k.a The White album.

But it was a single in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Switzerland and West Germany and topped the charts there. Eventually the song was a single in the US in 1976 and reached #49 on the Billboard charts.

  • Drop D Tuning: Yes
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: root down root up down and repeat in a fast play
  • Picking: No but a few riffs
  • Chords: D, G, C, Em
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11. Octopuses Garden

Octopuses Garden ... info soon

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12. Oh Darlin

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13. Penny Lane

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14. Please Please Me

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15. Rain

Rain ... info soon

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16. Revolution

revolution

Revolution had three different and ended up on their 1969 "The White" album.

The song was a #1 in Australia and New Zealand but made it to #12 in the US. The version I have here is the faster version.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up and repeat - with a few chops in the rhythm
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: G, C, D, D7, Am, B7, E7
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17. Rocky Raccoon

Rocky Raccoon .. info soon

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18. She Said She Said

She Said She Said ... info soon

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19. Strawberry Fields

Strawberry Fields ... info soon

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20. The Ballad Of John And Yoko

 The Ballad Of John And Yoko ... info soon

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21. The Continuing Story Of Bungalow Bill

The Continuing Story Of Bungalow Bill ... info soon

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22. The Long And Winding Road

the long and winding road guitar lesson

The Long And Winding Road is a track from The Beatles 1970 album "Let It Be".

The song was released a month after the band disbanded and was their last #1 hit in the US, making it their 20th #1.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 1st fret (optional)
  • Rhythm: mainly just downstrokes
  • Picking: a little in the rhythm
  • Chords: Bm, Bnote, D/Gb, G, Gbm, Bm, Em, A7, Am7, D7, D, Dmaj7
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23. The Night Before

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The Night Before was a recording made in 1965 and appeared in their film "Help". Paul McCartney played the song for the first time in concert at Yankee stadium on Jul 15th 2011.

The song hails from the "Help" album.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D7, F, G, A7, D, C, Bm, Gm, Am, E7
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24. Til There Was You

Til There Was You ... info soon

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25. We Can Work It Out

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26. When I'm 64

when im 64 guitar lesson

When I'm 64 is from the "Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band" album of 1967 and was written way back when Paul McCartney was about 14. It was one of the first songs he wrote.

The song also appeared in the animated film "Yellow Submarine" but the song was never a single release to my knowledge.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 1st fret (optional)
  • Rhythm: root down root up down up
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: C, Dm, G7, G, C7, F, Fm, A7, D7, Am, E7, E
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27. You Won't See Me

youwontseeme

You Won't See Me is a track from the bands "Rubber Soul" album from 1965. The song deals with a relationship issue McCartney was having at the time with Jane Asher.

To my knowledge the song was never released as a single.

  • Drop D Tuning:  No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: D, A, B7, Dm, E7, A7
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28. You've Got To Hide Your Love Away

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Thanks for stopping by my easy Beatles songs on guitar page. I hope you found what you were looking for. Until next time.

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