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The 2018 Year in Review - Your Favorite Songs, Lessons, and Tabs

Posted by Michael Mueller on December 19, 2018 at 3:01 PM

As 2018 comes to an end, we're excited to say that, thanks to you, it was our best year yet. Not surprisingly, classic rock ruled the roost for our most popular song lessons and guitar tabs, with timeless entries from Eagles, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, and Pink Floyd, among others, leading the way.

So without further pomp and circumstance, here are the songs and lessons you liked the best in 2018.

Top 10 G-Plus Song Lessons

"Sultans of Swing" Dire Straits
"Hotel California" Eagles
"Crossroads" Cream
"Sweet Home Alabama" Lynyrd Skynyrd
"Sweet Child O' Mine" Guns N' Roses
"All Along the Watchtower" Jimi Hendrix
"Comfortably Numb" Pink Floyd
"Hey Joe" Jimi Hendrix
"I'm Tore Down" Eric Clapton
"Lenny" Stevie Ray Vaughan

Top 10 G-Plus Audio Play-Alongs

"Highway to Hell" AC/DC
"Summer of '69" Bryan Adams
"While My Guitar Gently Weeps" The Beatles
"Heartbreaker" Led Zeppelin
"Jet Airliner" Steve Miller Band
"I Love Rock 'N Roll" Joan Jett
"Knockin' on Heaven's Door" Bob Dylan
"Peace of Mind" Boston
"Hallelujah" Jeff Buckley
"Don't Let Me Down" The Beatles

Top 10 Guitar Tabs

"Wish You Were Here" Pink Floyd
"Hotel California" Eagles
"Johnny B. Goode" Chuck Berry
"Stairway to Heaven" Led Zeppelin
"Back in Black" AC/DC
"Whole Lotta Love" Led Zeppelin
"A Horse With No Name" America
"Blackbird" The Beatles
"Wild Horses" Rolling Stones
"Crazy Train" Ozzy Osbourne

Top 10 Video Lessons

Speedy Blues Salvos by Greg Koch
10 Essential Blues Turnarounds by Andy Aledort
Connecting Pentatonic Positions by Tom Kolb
Pentatonic Phrases for Classic and Blues-Rock by Carl Culpepper
Beginning Blues Soloing 1 by Andy Aledort
Alternate Picking Control, Part 1 by Troy Stetina
Chicago Blues Rhythm by Kirk Fletcher
Fingerstyle Blues 1 - Basic Technique by Arlen Roth
Warm-Up Exercises by Doug Boduch
Jimmy Page Licks by Greg Koch

Top 10 Chords and Lyrics Sheets

"Hotel California" Eagles
"Free Fallin'" Tom Petty
"Perfect" Ed Sheeran
"Take It Easy" Eagles
"Shallow" Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
"Tiny Dancer" Elton John
"Africa" Toto
"Stand By Me" Ben E. King
"Heart of Gold" Neil Young
"Purple Rain" Prince

Top 10 Solo Guitar Sheets

"Classical Gas" Mason Williams
"Stairway to Heaven" Led Zeppelin
"What a Wonderful World" Louis Armstrong
"Time After Time" Cyndi Lauper
"Bohemian Rhapsody" Queen
"The Sound of Silence" Simon & Garfunkel
"Romance" Anonymous
"Your Song" Elton John
"Crazy" Willie Nelson
"Fur Elise" Ludwig van Beethoven