4 easy guitar tabs for beginners

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Guitar tabs are a form of alphabet for guitarists. Using tabs you can play any music without knowing the note tables. Nowadays, you can find tabs online for pretty much any song out there, so they are a very useful tool for any musician. This article includes a list of 4 songs that are very easy to learn, yet each of them provides something useful to advance your guitar skills.
With that being said, here is the list itself:

“Come as You Are” by Nirvana

We will be playing the bass riff from this song because it is relatively simple, yet complex in its own way. The tab uses only the top two strings (and 2 first frets). But it is the rhythm that is the main concern here, as it is pretty fast. In the beginning, play each of the notes slowly. Also, try to match it with singing. It is advised to play this song without a pick. To do this, you need to form a sort of claw and strike the strings using your index and middle fingers. This is called finger picking and it is a very useful tool to know.

“Happy birthday”

Ah, yes. This popular song is probably known all around the world. It was chosen for its simplicity. The whole song can be played using a single low E string. However, it practices your finger movement around the fret board. It also trains you to ring the notes appropriately.

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