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Is thunderstruck hard to play on guitar?

Is thunderstruck hard to play on guitar?

Thunderstruck by AC/DC Guitar Lesson. If you want to challenge your fretting hand, this is the song for you! The notorious opening riff is extremely hard to play and perform as it requires a very consistent fretting hand, doing legato lines up and down the neck.

Who plays in Thunderstruck intro?

Angus DOESN’T play Thunderstruck one handed. It’s just a music video where he’s playing it only with his left hand. He picks every note in both, studio and live versions (it sounds more powerful). Wes from Melbourneangus young definately plays the intro one handed.

Is Thunderstruck intro picked?

The controversy is due to the fact that in the official music video Angus plays the entire intro using hammer ons and pull offs and with his right hand in the air. However, if you watch live performances of Thunderstruck you will notice that he is picking each note.

Who plays the riff in Thunderstruck?

Sometimes, ideas with humble beginnings are destined for greatness. That mantra is all too true for AC/DC’s electrifying classic Thunderstruck, which Angus Young recently revealed originated as a practice routine he used to play on, yes, an acoustic guitar.

What is A flat 5?

That substitute chord is a diminished 5th above the the original chord. So if you are playing an E7, the substituted note would be Bb7. It is called a Flat-Five Substitute because if you are in the key of E the V note is B, and the bV is Bb hence the name Flat-Five.

Is AC DC heavy metal?

AC/DC, Australian heavy metal band whose theatrical high-energy shows placed them among the most popular stadium performers of the 1980s. The principal members were Angus Young (b. March 31, 1955, Glasgow, Scotland), Malcolm Young (b.

Does Thunderstruck use tapping?

There is NO tapping nor are there hammer ons / pull offs in this song. Hold your pick at a straight angle, otherwise you will have trouble playing cleanly at the rather high tempo.