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Clocks Coldplay

Mike will show you the 2 guitar layers in this song. Guitar 1 is a slightly overdriven electric guitar that strums the chord progressions. Guitar 2 is an electric guitar that adds some textural parts to the arrangement. This song uses barre chords, dynamics, steady 8th note strumming, chord arpeggiation, triads, and some melodic guitar approaches.

Published: 03/10/2020 Upgrade
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The Scientist Coldplay

Mike will show you the 2 guitar parts in this song. Guitar 1 is an acoustic guitar that strums the chord progressions throughout. Guitar 2 is an electric guitar that adds a strummed riff to the second half of the arrangement. You'll need a capo to play Guitar 2's parts. This song uses barre chords, steady strum approaches, and dynamics.

Published: 06/19/2020 Upgrade
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Trouble (Coldplay) Coldplay

Mike will show you the 3 guitars in this song. Guitar 1 is an acoustic guitar that strums the chord progressions throughout. Guitars 2&3 are electric guitars with a unique tuning that add some arpeggiated textures and slide melodies. You'll need a slide to play Guitar 3's parts. This song uses open and barre chords, dynamics, steady strumming approaches, chord arpeggiation, melodic slide ideas, and dynamics.

Published: 09/11/2020 Upgrade
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Viva La Vida Coldplay

Mike will show you the one clean electric guitar used in this song to play the chord progressions with a steady groove throughout. This song uses barre chords, syncopated and 8th note strumming approaches, and dynamics.

Published: 12/23/2020 Upgrade
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Yellow Coldplay

Mike will show you the 2 guitars in this song. Guitar 1 is an acoustic guitar in a unique open tuning that is strummed throughout. Guitar 2 mixes clean and slightly overdriven tones to add a melodic layer to the arrangement. There's also a bonus lesson that teaches how to play this song on an acoustic tuned to standard. This song uses a unique open tuning, extended chords, steady acoustic strumming, dynamics, and some melodic electric guitar approaches.

Published: 12/02/2020 Upgrade
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Fix You Coldplay

Mike will show you the 2 guitars in this song. Guitar 1 is an acoustic guitar that strums the chord progressions throughout. Guitar 2 is an electric guitar that adds a pulsing 16th note riff to the second half of the arrangement. This song uses open chords and barre chords, steady strum approaches, and dynamics.

Published: 12/30/2020 Upgrade