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Every Rose Has Its Thorn (Made Easy) 2013

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First let's look at the chords you'll need to know to play this song. This song has what I call "double top" chords; these are chords where I'm fingering two notes on the top 2 strings. Notice how I keep these fingers in place, and only shift the bottom fingers. With just a simple shift on the bottom, I create 2 completely different chords: G major and C add 9.

We also have the basic open D major chord, and an E minor chord. Notice how we shift between these chords; stay close to the fingerboard and keep your shifts easy and economical.
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