How to learn playing with famous songs

musicIf you are looking a nice way to learn to play a musical instrument, whatever it is, have you ever thought about doing it by playing famous songs? Yes, that’s right, playing famous songs is one of the best way to learn to play as you can do it by earing what you are playing and comparing it with the song itself. So you can match your rhythm and chords trying to playing them as identical as possible to the original.

You can try to start from the last hits, just reviewed on websites like Rockol Uk or NME Online, or from old-fashion songs, such as “Imagine” or “Let it be”, two of the greatest Beatles’ successes.

Depending on the kind of music you would like to learn, you should choose the song that best match your preference. If you like blues you can choose songs by B.B. King, Buddy Guy and Muddy Waters, three of the greatest blues artists in the whole music history. If you prefer pop you can decide to play Lady Gaga’s best songs, such as Bad Romance, Poker Face, Born This Way and Just Dance. In an interview, indie singer Lisbon Soul, told he learned covering just “everything he could put his ear on”.

To have a better idea about how to play you can search on the internet for chords of famous songs, so you can have a good idea to start with. To hear the rhythm and be sure you are playing well you can use Youtube like websites: just press play, put a lower volume (otherwise you won’t be able to hear yourself) and enjoy.