5 Beginner Guitar Blues Songs You Must Know!

/5 Beginner Guitar Blues Songs You Must Know!
5 Beginner Blues Songs You Must Know!

Pop quiz!

What can any beginner blues guitar player do with these?…

  • 4 chords.
  • 1 chord progression.
  • 1 turnaround lick.

Answer:
PLAY 100’s and 100’s of popular Blues songs!

By learning a handful of key blues songs, you effectively are learning 100’s more that share common form and keys. Here are 5 songs that will help you learn beginner blues guitar.

(Pro Tip: Use a capo to match the keys of recordings and your chord shapes can stay the same. Not sure what I’m talking about? Get a free GuitarTricks membership and see exactly how to do this.)

B. B. King – Rock Me, Baby

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Jimmy Reed – Bright Lights Big City

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BB King – The Thrill Is Gone

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T Bone Walker – T Bone Shuffle

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Eric Clapton – Sweet Home Chicago

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More Blues Song Lessons:

GuitarTricks is the best way for beginners to learn blues.

Why?

Because it’s fun, structured and song-focused!

Here is a full list of blues songs available right now on GuitarTricks.

If you want to see their entire song list covering all genres, go here.

Blues Guitarists Covered on GuitarTricks:

  • Jimmy Reed
  • Otis Rush
  • Bo Diddley
  • Eric Clapton
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan
  • Roy Orbison
  • Muddy Waters
  • B.B. King
  • Albert Collins
  • T-Bone Walker
  • Howlin’ Wolf
  • Elmore James
  • Gary Moore
  • Robert Johnson
  • Willie Dixon
  • And More…

Artist studies, song lessons, and 2 massive blues courses give you more than enough to sink your teeth into. And for beginners, it doesn’t get any easier. Start with the Core Learning System and then graduate to Blues 1 and then Blues 2.

This is your opportunity to get a Clear Path to becoming an awesome blues player. You know, the kind that makes the hair stand up on the back of your neck. The kind that drops jaws at the jam sessions. That’s you!

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