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How To Make Up A Rock Song On Guitar

Making up rock songs on the guitar is pretty easy once you know the basics.

This web page builds on what you learned on these web pages (listed on the left): The Secret and Tired of Playing The Same Old Songs? Make Up Songs. If you're a complete beginner you might want to check out Guitar Basics.

Rock Chord Progressions
Rock is a pretty broad category of music so you can pretty much use any of the six main chords in any key and create a good sounding song.

If you want to create an aggressive darker sounding you might want to try centering your chord progression around Chord 6, which is E minor in the key of G below.

When I say "center around" I mean start and/or end on that chord or generally play it the most often.

You can also play Chord 5, D Major as a Dominant 7th chord, D7.

Rock guitar chords in the Key of G

Here's an example using chords in the Key of G. Be sure to play Chord 6, E minor, for two measures.

Rock chord progression in the Key of G

To learn about how you can create different moods in your rock music check out Guitar On the Spot III - Commanding the Code. Click here to learn more.

Not enough information?

If you want to know more stuff you can download a free guitar e-book and subscribe to my free song making guitar lessons by clicking here.

If the guitar is a little fuzzy to you this will give you a clearer picture:


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Do you have the ambition to play the guitar, but you can't quite piece it all together?

In Using the Code you’ll discover the simple code that you can use to play the guitar.

You'll use it to make up your own songs, solos and riffs up and down the guitar neck, jam with other people and figure out how to play simple songs, solos and riffs by ear.

You don’t need to read notes.
You don’t need to read tab.
You don’t need any experience.

I’ve spent the last four years trying to find ways to learn scales with chords, riffs, etc.  This hasn’t happened until I researched your work and purchased your book. 

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-Dave Stigen, Sparta, WI

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"It brought all those things that I thought were vastly beyond my abilities down to my level of understanding so that I could apply them and improve my skills."

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