Pop-Rock School: New Orleans #6


Sixth in the series of definitive New Orleans rock and roll vocabulary... a playful, deceptively simple-looking two-fisted groove... Study-Practice Notes The left hand digital pattern is always the same: 1-8-5-5-6-5 The right hand chords are always the two definitive tones (3 & b7) connected to each by voice-leading. learn more... New Orleans Intro #1

“When a Man Loves a Woman” Lyric/Chord Chart

When a Man Loves a Woman lyrics and chords

Written by Calvin Lewis and Andrew Wright, as performed by Percy Sledge--about the willingness of a man to endure the blindness and miseries being "in love" come what may... Percy Sledge's Recording of "When a Man Loves a Woman"... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6meW-K-1e7Q Lyric/Chord Chart for "When a Man Loves a Woman"... Download Lyric/Chord Chart for"When a Man … Continue reading “When a Man Loves a Woman” Lyric/Chord Chart

“I Can See Clearly Now” Lyric/Chord Chart

I Can See Clearly Now lyrics and chords

Learn the changes to this uplifting reggae gem by Johnny Nash... Johnny Nash Recording of "I Can See Clearly Now"... Note: There's nothing wrong with your ears. It's not quite in concert pitch, but somewhere between the key D and Eb. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0cAWgTPiwM Lyric/Chord Chart for "I Can See Clearly Now"... Download Lyric/Chord Chart for"I Can … Continue reading “I Can See Clearly Now” Lyric/Chord Chart

“House of the Rising Sun” Lyric/Chord Chart

House of the Rising Sun lyrics and chords

As performed by The Animals, a traditional song of unclear authorship that recalls a life of hardship and regret and warning others not to follow suit... The Animals Recording of "House of the Rising Sun"... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4bFqW_eu2I Lyric/Chord Chart for "House of the Rising Sun"... Download Lyric/Chord Chart for"House of the Rising Sun" learn more... Pop/Rock … Continue reading “House of the Rising Sun” Lyric/Chord Chart

“Desperado” Lyric/Chord Chart

Desperado lyrics and chords

Written by Glenn Frey and Don Henley, an impassioned plea to a friend (or perhaps to one's self) to consider the cost... ... of drifting through a life of isolation, non-commitment, and trying to find happiness in all the wrong places. Eagles Recording of "Desperado"... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aelpqWEBHR4 Let Frank know if you'd like to see a transcription for the … Continue reading “Desperado” Lyric/Chord Chart