Guitar Chords: Mast Magan, 2 States [2014]

2 States seems to be one of the highly awaited movies of the year till now without any presence of the 3 Khan's. The songs were recently released and one song that I really liked was Mast Magan. I am enjoying Chaandaniya too and it might be the next song I post here. Mast Magan is a soft romantic number with a very ethereal feel. It is in the key of G major scale. One of my favorite guitar songs in the key of G is Time of your Life by Greenday. Almost all chords are common between these songs. Mast Magan has really simple chords and will be fun to play once you get the strumming right. Check out…
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Guitar Chords: Kabhi Jo Badal Barse, Jackpot [2013]

Although I like Arijit Singh's voice and many of his songs, this is not one of them. I am including it here for the sake of completeness and high demand. Kabhi Jo Badal Barse is a romantic number based on piano but with guitar in the background as well. The song is in the key of C minor natural scale. So there are quite a few barre chords and minor chords. But you can simplify the chords by using a capo on 1st fret to bring the song down to Bm scale. Chords in original C minor scale: With a capo on 1st fret, chords change to: Play whatever you are comfortable with. Strumming pattern is simple and often used:…
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Guitar Chords: Tum Hi Ho, Aashiqui 2

OK, it is a little late to be posting this song now, but as I wasn't fully active in 2013, I missed quite a few of the hit songs that came during that time. A blog covering latest Bollywood songs would be incomplete without this sad romantic number. Tum Hi Ho from the movie Aashiqui 2 needs no introduction, everybody knows this song. Not surprisingly, as it is a sad melody, most of the chords are minor (Check Basic Open Chords Lesson for more details). The song is in the key of Fm and uses other minor chords like Bbm and Cm which come in the F minor scale. But if you are wondering whether you need barre chords, the…
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