Watch our Keith Richards guitar lesson and find out how to sound like Keith Richards in 5 easy steps.
Leigh Fuge discusses 5 key Keith Richards guitar habits and playing techniques that every guitarist and Rolling Stones fan will appreciate. Here we delve into a range of riffs, tips and techniques that Keith Richards uses when crafting a song.
0:00 Intro to Keith Richards guitar lesson
0:42 Keith Richards Open G tuning
1:55 Keith Richards Style One Finger Major Chords / 1 Finger Barre Chords
3:35 6sus4 Chords in the style of Keith Richards
5:55 Keith using open string pedal notes
7:24 Chuck Berry inspired licks
In this easy to follow lesson, we learn all about the Keith Richards tuning (Open G), how he uses one-finger major chords and 6sus4 chords to sculpt his iconic riffs. We also get an insight into how Keith uses open string pedal notes that you will instantly recognise. finally, we also get to hear how Chuck Berry has inspired Keith to create his signature sound.