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Sold Me Down The River

As made famous by: The Alarm

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In this tutorial Douglas Showalter will show you how to play "Sold Me Down The River" as performed by The Alarm. This song features a single electric guitar in drop D tuning, using a biting tone with plenty of overdrive, compression and reverb. This guitar carries the song, playing a mixture of strong melodies, call and response licks, along with a really cool solo.

Published: 08/11/14

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Douglas Showalter
title Sold Me Down The River
instructor Douglas Showalter
genre rock
pages 13
artist The Alarm
category Song
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