Jump to content

Pretty Women


Triple-o
 Share

Recommended Posts

I know there must be numerous versions of this song, but I like the one that starts with the two bars of bass line before the iconic riff. I was watching a video of Roy play this song and also noticed that he fingered the riff different. Hard to believe he would keep changing his fingering for this song, so I am wondering if Steve might have chosen an easier fingering.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Songs in the Song Hits are geared towards specific sessions. Pretty Woman is for Session 8 so yes it is possible Steve chose an easier way to play it.  

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Best to just listen to the song and compare the original recording to the Song Hits version and see if/where the shortcuts are. Justin Sandercoe does a very good lesson on it with all some nice fills and the iconic riff here; 

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

You and me both @Eracer_Team-DougH, Doug.  I don't need to get back to "clean it up" but I need to get to it to start it!!?   As you can see from my sig I'm supposedly working on it.  But I finished up Song Hits Session 7, "Day Tripper" and then was going to move on to Session 8.  And I changed my sig.  And I was going to start on "Pretty Woman" rather than "Moon River" the other song in S8 just because it's a song I've always liked and I want to learn it.  (The same way with Day Tripper!  That was a lot of fun). 

But then I go distracted by working on songs for my weekly jam and some other stuff I'm working on. 

I keep saying that I am going to get caught up on The Song Hits and get them synchronized with L&M.  But it hasn't happened.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

  • Chatbox

    You don't have permission to chat.
    Load More

About us

Guitar Gathering is a community of guitar lovers of all types and skill levels.  This is a place of learning, support and encouragement.  We are unapologetically positive.

If you've come here to gripe, demean others or talk politics then this isn't the place for you.

But if you've come to talk guitars, ask questions and learn from professionals and guitar learners from all over the world then come on in!

Get in touch

Follow us

facebook feed

Recent tweets

×
×
  • Create New...