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Something – THE BEATLES – Guitar Lesson

November 3, 2019


Hi, I’m Bobby crispy This video is part of my guitar lesson series So today I’ll show how to play something by the beatles so I’ve broken it down into four Chord progressions, so [I’ll] show how they’re played note for note using tabs Okay, so I’ll play it first okay, so this is the intro or – number one Okay, so that’s in F bar chord Next chord is G flat so we can either play it in the Third fret position there Or you can Barre chord at the six threat [Ex] [Corde] is g. I like to play it with the b is [bass] so first part Okay, then question number two [start] singing it starts off with C Next Chord C. Major Seven just left your pointing finger next Chord C7 and then it’s f your top string e Then a t7 gee If you want to throw in the bass part it’s g top string third fret more times Top string, that’s right fifth string a four times The second fret P. Let’s Okay, so I’ll play a chord progression number two right through Okay, [number] [three]. It’s an A-Minor next chord is a minor major seventh like that and a minor seventh that and then a D9 which is a d regular d without the middle finger, so Pay that again intro Okay, I’ll show the sequence of the contributions at the end of the table the pSAlm structure Okay, so the next part chord Progression number four it’s a Okay, next part is a C minor 7 2 g 2 type play the top string 2 and f sharp minor and a the top stringy D gee and a A major we want to throw the base there its fifth string open top string fourth fret third second first Open okay, so we’ll play that through Now the second timer out you play it Okay, and [go] instead of a goes to see if you want to throw an ace, which would be That would be seeing Okay, so fifth string [third] fret second open top string third fret first open fifth string fifth fret third so it’s Okay, that’s pretty much it [song] structure the riff one two and three one two and three again 1 & 4 2 & 3 1 2 & 3 then at the end they play the intro chords a [-] [gee] [the] answer see And that’s the sun, okay. [I] hope this lesson has some helpful, and thank you for watching

45 Comments

  • Reply TheAwkwardBanana May 26, 2012 at 8:01 pm

    Time to add a title! ;D

  • Reply IAmJawz May 26, 2012 at 8:02 pm

    I agree this is awesome.

  • Reply peña May 26, 2012 at 8:02 pm

    nice title

  • Reply TesWalkthroughs May 26, 2012 at 8:04 pm

    awesome title!

  • Reply Chris Mil May 26, 2012 at 8:10 pm

    nice title you got there.

  • Reply TehWolfBite May 26, 2012 at 8:20 pm

    you should play the whole song first than teach us…because part by part we cant hear the melody

  • Reply menopausalguitarist May 26, 2012 at 8:28 pm

    Love this song! Thank you so much! Peace 2 all

  • Reply Matt C May 26, 2012 at 9:53 pm

    What song are you going to play by the beatles? "Something" yeah, but what song though? something! hahahah

  • Reply 1onlyphil May 27, 2012 at 2:24 am

    Thanks for posting Bobby … I hope the beginners watch, this is a beautiful song and should be in every guitar players basket.

  • Reply TeamMastaPr2 May 27, 2012 at 12:48 pm

    Bobby: Ok, let's play something by The Beatles.
    Me: Yeah, but what song?
    Bobby: I just told ya!

    :p

  • Reply variousthings May 27, 2012 at 12:58 pm

    I think Yoko can be heard saying "00469_Edit" about two-thirds of the way through "Revolution 9".

  • Reply Matt C May 27, 2012 at 7:43 pm

    Nice way to copy my comment.

  • Reply TeamMastaPr2 May 27, 2012 at 9:39 pm

    LOL… copied? It had the same meaning, yes, but I portrayed it way differently as a fictitious dialog between Bobby and the "Me-person".

  • Reply Bryan Persaud May 28, 2012 at 12:15 am

    Hey, Bobby. Thanks for taking the time to post this stuff. I noticed a couple of differences between some of your chords and the published recorded version…

    First is in section 2: Am – Am7 – Am#7 (instead of AminMaj7)
    Next is in the chorus: It is A – Amaj7 – F#m instead of A – Cm7

    Thanks again!

  • Reply Bryan Persaud May 28, 2012 at 12:16 am

    sorry Am – Am(#7) – Am7 -D9

  • Reply Matt C May 28, 2012 at 6:29 am

    Yes, copied…

  • Reply Estrunzo Alcahüete May 28, 2012 at 8:54 am

    beautiful song

  • Reply TeamMastaPr2 May 28, 2012 at 2:55 pm

    That was my version to say it. You had your way. I thumbed up your comment as well.

  • Reply RetrixTV May 28, 2012 at 8:13 pm

    I like lead better bobby. but thnx for the chords.

  • Reply Pedroson001 May 29, 2012 at 5:39 pm

    hey bobby can you make a guitar lesson about Southside of bombay-what's the time mr.wolf?

  • Reply Joshua Newington June 1, 2012 at 4:23 pm

    Guitar is beautiful!! be proud to play it, and never give up, check out someone on youtube called 'peacejoytown' he does the most amazing fingerstyle stuff which always inspired me to keep playing!

  • Reply 69nisab June 4, 2012 at 10:50 pm

    Great lesson as always. Cheer.

  • Reply John Webbie June 10, 2012 at 4:18 pm

    If you can listen closely Bobby's singing

  • Reply michael goddard June 21, 2012 at 8:48 am

    Great tutorial as usual Bobby, but could play the songs first, it would be very helpful

  • Reply PilgrimTitan August 10, 2012 at 9:25 am

    2:57 heyy -.- fuck you too ^^

  • Reply Angelito Ranis May 9, 2013 at 3:35 pm

    wala lang

  • Reply Joseph Azizeh July 1, 2013 at 8:58 pm

    really good tutorial thanks a lot

  • Reply Bernardo Carpio July 15, 2013 at 9:15 am

    crispy rules.!

  • Reply Bad Trips August 19, 2013 at 12:18 am

    thx men with that music i believe i can make the lover 😛

  • Reply dbdens February 14, 2014 at 5:31 am

    Thanks Bobby!!! You are a great teacher.

  • Reply Jimmi Vanluong March 2, 2014 at 10:41 pm

    Thank you sir, that was really helpful.

  • Reply Miguel A. Cascón Dorado March 22, 2014 at 9:39 am

    Muchs gracias. Eres muy amable e instructivo. And very easy.¡¡¡

  • Reply Glen Mowdy May 3, 2014 at 3:51 pm

    I would love your lessons except that you don't teach the original notes and chords of the artist, you change the key .. I would like very much if you taught notes, chords and keys of the original song-artist instead of your own interpretation.

  • Reply Toxic Xman May 31, 2014 at 12:10 am

    I Wish You Were My Guitar Teacher!

  • Reply fest cort October 14, 2014 at 8:17 am

    niceeeee

  • Reply Robert Amico February 13, 2015 at 12:31 pm

    With all due respect, you would get much further by introducing the song before the lesson. Keep on keeping on….

  • Reply Linus X September 19, 2015 at 4:31 am

    Really great tutorial. I love how nice and slowly and carefully you walk us through it. So helpful. Thank you!

  • Reply JeanPat November 26, 2017 at 2:04 pm

    Always great tuto !!!

  • Reply chia ra July 20, 2018 at 3:03 pm

    Is is just me or does he sound like korg

  • Reply GUITAR LESSONS - BobbyCrispy July 31, 2018 at 5:08 pm

    MY MOST POPULAR GUITAR LESSON VIDEOS ON YOUTUBE IN HD (20 videos):
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  • Reply KrunchyJD February 8, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    Can i make a suggestion.. Please, if their is strumming, can you please explain the strumming pattern..?

  • Reply reeling fate July 1, 2019 at 12:59 am

    Just show us the fuckin tab

  • Reply Noman Dodson July 10, 2019 at 6:23 pm

    Fell asleep.

  • Reply GUITAR LESSONS - BobbyCrispy September 9, 2019 at 6:24 pm

    **TABS FOR THIS LESSON: https://guitarlessonvideoswithtabs.yolasite.com/BEATLES—Something.php

  • Reply Bronzesnake October 10, 2019 at 2:04 pm

    Thanks broham! You did get the order a bit wrong, you went into a new verse where the "I don't wanna leave her now…" bit should have went, but I got the chords and the structure, thanks bro!

    Jack – Canada ~'()'~

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