21 Rock Songs Beginner Guitar Players Must Know!

/21 Rock Songs Beginner Guitar Players Must Know!
5 Beginner Rock Songs

Here are three surprising facts about learning to play rock guitar:

  • Many rock songs can be played with just a handful of chords.
  • Popular songs can be played using a couple of strumming patterns.
  • The best way to stay motivated when starting out on guitar is to LEARN SONGS!

Here are 21 rock songs that are PERFECT for beginners to learn!

21. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Simple Man

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20. Eagles – Hotel California

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19. Poison – Every Rose Has Its Thorn

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18. Flock Of Seagulls – I Ran

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17. The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction

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16. Boston – More Than A Feeling

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15. Don Henley – The Boys Of Summer

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14. Eddie Money – Two Tickets To Paradise

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13. The Knack – My Sharona

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12. Creedence Clearwater Revival – I Heard It Through The Grapevine

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11. Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs – Wooly Bully

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10. Bonnie Raitt – Thing Called Love

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9. Boston – Peace Of Mind

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8. The Animals – The House of the Rising Sun

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7. The Ramones – I Wanna Be Sedated

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6. Billy Idol – Mony Mony

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5. Bachman-Turner Overdrive – Takin’ Care Of Business

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4. The Romantics – What I Like About You

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3. Chuck Berry – You Never Can Tell

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2. The Rolling Stones- You Can’t Always Get What You Want

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1. Deep Purple – Smoke On The Water

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

Here is a full list of all 520 rock songs available right now on GuitarTricks. (They add more every month!)

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

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  • David Gilmour
  • Eric Johnson
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • Jimmy Page
  • Joe Perry
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  • Richie Blackmore
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