Learn How to Play "Message in a Bottle" by The Police

Posted by Michael Mueller on June 13, 2017 at 5:01 PM

In 1979, English new wave rockers The Police released their second album, Regatta de Blanc, led by the first single, "Message in a Bottle." The song's famous guitar riff, based on stacked 5th intervals that form sus2 chords, has come to be considered one of the greatest riffs in rock history.

In this new G-Plus song lesson, you'll learn that riff, along with the chiming chords, the harp harmonics, all of Andy Summers's tasty fills, and everything in between.

"Message in a Bottle" by The Police
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