Often these tunings form a suspended chord on the open strings. Thurston C C x x D# D# D A D A B D   bass G G D E G B E G# E G# E G# G G D D D# D# C G G D D D DRUNKEN BUTTERFLY A well known user of modal tunings is Sonic Youth. SONG Sonic Youth Guitarist Thurston Moore on Alternate Tunings. D# D# A# D# G G Typically requires thinner gauge strings, particularly the first string which could be as thin as six thousandths of an inch (about the thickness of a single human hair). G G D A G A E E B E B B F# F# F# F# E B Kim bass   THE INEFFABLE ME LEE #2 HELEN LUNDEBERG Used by Soundgarden (E-E-e-e-e'-e') on the song "Mind Riot", and by Lou Reed in the Velvet Underground. NYC GHOSTS & FLOWERS [36], Between the all-fifths and all-fourths tunings are augmented-fourth tunings, which are also called "diminished-fifths" or "tritone" tunings.[37]. E A D G B E ON THE STRIP THE BURNING SPEAR LIGHTS OUT WHAT A WASTE F# F# F# F# E B POISON ARROW   A C C G G# C Hybrid tuning between drop B-tuning and E-standard. MARY-CHRIST G G B D G A anything G G D D D# D# ? C G D G C D D D# A# D# G C G G D E G B WHAT A WASTE C G D G C D G G D D D# D# ? D D A F# A D Tuning used by Grizzly Bear guitarist Daniel Rossen in "Sleeping Ute", the opening song of their album Shields. E E B B E F# C G D G C D E G D G E D CONTRE LE SEXISME F# F# F# F# E B G G D E G B F# F# F# F# E B ANTENNA All-fifths tuning is a tuning in intervals of perfect fifths like that of a mandolin, cello or violin; other names include "perfect fifths" and "fifths". THE WONDER C G D G C D SKINK TOTAL TRASH SHE IS NOT ALONE SONG [43] On many refretted microtonal guitars, the frets are split, so that the tuning of each string is independent from the others. [5] C G G D D D BONE F F C C A A Thurston F# F# G G A A Lee NO WAY G G D G G A F# F# G G A A tunings Sonic Gossip. Alternately, you can view an alphabetical list of all tunings known to be used by the band or on solo compositions.   B B x x F# F# Kim D D D D A A C C D# G G D n/a  bass  Also used on Ziltoid the Omniscient, "Planet of the Apes" from Deconstruction, and "Failure" from Transcendence). ? PINK STEAM D D A F# A D   If a dot is white, the only information given is where the tuning was confirmed. 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[3][4] ? NEVERMIND (WHAT WAS IT ANYWAY) bass   Thurston Yes No. bass  In the minor-thirds tuning, every interval between successive strings is a minor third.   THERESA'S SOUND-WORLD This list of guitar tunings supplements the article guitar tunings. G G D D D# D# D F C D F F This tuning is used by Tonic in their song Soldier's Daughter with a capo on the 4th fret. F# F# F# F# E B E G D G E D G G C G C D        ? E A D G B E D D# A# D# G G bass   CREME BRULEE Password C C E B G D   bass  Lee (used on the song "Unraveling". bass  bass  G G D D D# D# KILL YR IDOLS MOTE SYMPATHY FOR THE STRAWBERRY   One of the main tunings used 2 A strings, 2 D strings and 2 G strings.   bass G G C G C D D D D D A A E E B B E F# A A E E A A A drop one tuning lowers the pitch by one full step. Notable users of this tuning include Billy McLaughlin and John Butler. B E G D B B LEE #2 D F C D F F RADICAL ADULTS LICK GODHEAD STYLE A F# E F# E B This tuning also matches standard vihuela tuning and is often employed in classical guitar transcriptions of music written for those instruments, such as, for instance, "La Canción Del Emperador" and "Diferencias Sobre Guardame Las Vacas" by Renaissance composer Luis de Narváez.   F# F# F# F# E B [34][35] Jazz musician Stanley Jordan plays guitar in all-fourths tuning; he has stated that all-fourths tuning "simplifies the fingerboard, making it logical".   A continuation of the eight-string guitar, adding a string lower or higher. C C E B G D bass  When playing on a 7 string guitar, he would have a low G as the lowest string to complete the fifth. LIGHTNIN' D G D D B B D D A F# A D Kim I LOVE HER ALL THE TIME   TUFF GNARL G G D D G G   Lee A C C G G# C   zither D F C D F F G G C G C D Coby & Simone, Something to Do with Time, published February 1, 2020. [9] It was also used by Mick Ralphs for "Hey Hey" on Bad Company's debut album. D A D A B B I WANNA BE YR DOG bass  Album Daydream Nation.  G G D D D# D#  [5], Open-D tuning is used by Joni Mitchell for her "Big Yellow Taxi",[6] Nick Drake for "Place To Be", Alt-J for "Interlude 2", Boys Like Girls for "Thunder", David Wilcox for "Wildberry Pie", "Mighty Ocean", "Kindness", and "Never Enough", and by Soko for "No More Home, No More Love". D D A F# A D bass   HOTWIRE MY HEART Thurston bass bass   SONG SECRET GIRL D D D D A A Shaking Hell 5. Welcome to the Sonic Youth Tuning Tutorial. E A D G B E G G C G C D D A A D D A G G D D D# D# E E B E B B organ Lee   G G D A G A   This overtone-series tuning was modified by Mick Ralphs, who used a high C rather than the high G for "Can't Get Enough" on Bad Company. bass   D E G D B B RAIN ON TIN G G C# D G G THE NEUTRAL F# F# F# F# E B F# F# F# F# E B Drop tunings lower the sixth string, dropping the lowest E string of the standard tuning. G G D G G A CHAPEL HILL ? D A D A B B D D D D A A SONG G G D D D# D# [29][30][31] Unlike all-fourths and all-fifths tuning, major-thirds tuning repeats its octave after three strings, which again simplifies the learning of chords and improvisation. C G D A C D   NIC FIT F G C F A F# bass  All-fifths tuning has been approximated by the New Standard Tuning (NST) of King Crimson's Robert Fripp. C G D G C D A C C G G# C HEATHER ANGEL G G D E G B G G D A G A bass G G D D D# D# This tuning was made by songwriter/composer Mr.Tom (Rawding) during the creation of an original indie folk instrumental "When You Stand By Me" [1]. bass  INTRO In particular, this list contains more examples of open and regular tunings, which are discussed in the article on guitar tunings. G G D G G A E A D G B E Music. G G D D D# D# SWIMSUIT ISSUE A A E E A A E B E E A B SMALL FLOWERS CRACK CONCRETE Often vocalized as "Dad-Gad", DADGAD it is now common in Celtic music. ? D D A F# A D C D G A D G  bass   C G D C G D E E B B E F# The Official Sonic Youth Store. G G D D D# D# Lower tunings are popular among rock and heavy metal bands. F# F# G G A A F# F# F# F# E B Kim FREE CITY RHYMES bass   E A D G B E C G D G C D   F# F# F# F# E B C G D G C D bass  bass Huge selection of 500,000 tabs. ANTI-ORGASM D D A F# A D F# F# F# F# E B THE GOOD AND THE BAD SKIP TRACER [32], Neighboring the standard tuning is the major-thirds tuning that has the open strings, A lower major-thirds tuning has the open strings, which "contains two octaves of a C augmented chord". E B E E A B F G C F A F# D D# A# D# G G HYPERSTATION D A D A B D   G G D D D# D# F# F# F# F# E B G G D D D# D# bass   C G C C G A#/C ... Features news, biographies, MP3, videos, photos, and links. A A E E A A bass  Essentially a cello tuning with the deeper four strings in fifths and the two highest strings in standard guitar tuning. bass  Coby & Simone, Something to Do with Space, published January 20, 2019, Learn how and when to remove this template message, The Presidents of the United States of America, The $5.98 E.P. SIDE2SIDE E G D G E D RAIN KING by Sonic Youth. G G D D D# D# F#F#GA ?   David Wilcox also recorded his most famous songs, "Eye of the Hurricane" and "Rusty Old American Dream", both from How Did You Find Me Here, in this tuning, as well as "New World", "Show the Way", "Hold It Up to the Light", and his cover of "It's the Same Old Song" from Big Horizon, and "Mango" from East Asheville Hardware. G A B D E G G G C# D G G D D# A# D# G G G G C G C D G G D D D# D# C G D G C D F G C F A F# A A E E A A F# F# F# F# E B bass F# F# C# C# C# C# ? He uses this on such songs as "Crosses", "Heartbeats" and "Cycling Trivialities" (capo on second fret).   PAPER CUP EXIT View official tab. G G D E G B bass  The advantage of these tunings is that they allow an extended upper note range versus a capo used with standard tuning which limits the number of notes that can be played; in some cases, instruo B♭ or E♭ (such as saxophones, which were frequently encountered in early rock and roll music) are more easily played when the accompanying guitar plays chords in the higher tuning. NEW HAMPSHIRE E A D G B E D# A# D# B C# F# bass   G G C G C D JUSTICE IS MIGHT Kim bass  C G D G B B   C G G D D D SELF-OBSESSED AND SEXXEE A A E E A A C G D G B B Thurston MILDRED PIERCE bass   bass  bass  E E E E F# F# DUDE RANCH NURSE A continuation of the 7-string, adding another string a perfect fourth lower than the low B of the seven-string guitar. D A D A B B bass  REENA E E B B E F# C G D C G D INTRO   G G D G G A C C D# G G D From their great album "Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star", dated 1994. TOM VIOLENCE E A D G B E G G D D D# D# bass D F C D F F F# F# F# F# E B D A D G G Btrumpet I LOVE YOU GOLDEN BLUE LEAKY LIFEBOAT (FOR GREGORY CORSO) bass G G C G C D   G G C G C D BULL IN THE HEATHER bass  G G D D D# D# E B E G G B G G D D G G FREE CITY RHYMES SONG E E B B E F# THE EMPTY PAGE F# F# F# F# E B D D D D A A Thurston Lee Play Guitar Tunings Chords using simple video lessons G G D D D# D# Scordatura on stringed instruments has been used for centuries and alternative guitar tunings had been used for decades in blues music, and to a limited degree in rock music (such as with Lou Reed 's … [14], Cross-note or open E-minor was used by Bukka White and Skip James.[15]. SONG D D D D A A F# F# F# F# E B   The following open-tunings use a minor third, and give a minor chord with open strings. G G D D D# D# bass   G G D G G A D A D A B B bass   SLEEPIN' AROUND THE SPRAWL bass  D D A F# A D Thurston bass/gtr WHAT WE KNOW D# D# A# D# G G SUNDAY Asus2: E-A-B-E-A-E Lee E A D G B E F# F# G G A A TEENAGE RIOT CATHOLIC BLOCK A C C G G# C F# F# F# F# E B UNMADE BED D D# A# D# G G DOCTOR'S ORDERS CALMING THE SNAKE bass bass  BEAUTY LIES IN THE EYE ... D-A-D-G♭-B-E Lee STREAMXSONIK SUBWAY EYELINER bass  Sonic Youth's sound relied heavily on the use of alternative tunings. SCHIZOPHRENIA ? E G D G E D A F# E F# E B DADDAD tuning is sometimes used on Dobro guitars for rock and blues. B E G D B B B B E E A A D A A D D A Open G was used in rock by Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin in the songs "Dancing Days", "That's The Way" and "Black Country Woman", Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones as well as in Mississippi blues by Son House, Charley Patton, and Robert Johnson, some songs by Alter Bridge (including down-tuned and minor variations on "In Loving Memory", "Watch Over You", "Wonderful Life", "Words Darker Than Their Wings", "Cradle to the Grave", and "Dying Light"), and in "Fearless" by Pink Floyd. Dans cet article, j’ai adapté les “narrow-range tunings” originaux de Sonic Youth pour que vous puissiez les réaliser avec une guitare en accordage standard ! G G D D D# D# The English guitar used a repetitive open-C tuning that approximated a major-thirds tuning.   bass  E G# E G# E G# D D A F# A D   Used by Nickelback on "Should've Listened", Devin Townsend in recent years, and Big Wreck on "Albatross". bass  ?  G G D D D# D#  D E G D B B G G D D D# D# D D D D A A bass A compact tuning that fits within one octave and covers the chromatic scale between open strings and the first fret. SHADOW OF A DOUBT C G D G C D F# F# A A E E TOKYO EYE Key Variations. C G C C G A#/C F G C F A F# KOOL THING A F# E F# E B This alternative Open D tuning (and its downtuned variations) is frequently used by Mark Tremonti guitarist for the bands Creed, Alter Bridge, and Tremonti. G G C C A# A# Also uses a variation where the lowest string is dropped to G, used on some songs from Kill the Flaw and the song "Life Deceives You"), a Drop B variation, or B'-F♯-B-e-f♯-b, and a Drop A# variation, or A♯'-F-A♯-d♯-f-a♯. G G C G C D NYC GHOSTS & FLOWERS DUDE RANCH NURSE This is a tuning favored by the Swedish singer-songwriter José González. Sonic Youth is considered to be a band that in many ways reinvented rock and music in general, due to how they managed to have such a raw sound and still keep beautiful melodies in between all of the dissonance produced by instruments that are not only given an experimental nature with strange uncommon tunings but are also played in ways only they could feel like doing. C G D C G D C G D G C D Thurston F# F# F# F# E B E A D G B E   BRAVE MEN RUN C G D G C D UNMADE BED It is possible to play microtonal scales on a fretless guitar, to convert a fretted guitar into a fretless, or to make a custom neck with a specific microtonal fret spacing. MASSAGE THE HISTORY C G G D D D   C G D G B B   bass Kim A F# E F# E B E G D G E D SONG F# F# A A E E ? bass  Used by Alice In Chains on the songs "Over Now", "Nothin' Song", and "Shame in You", and by Guns N' Roses on the song "Jumpin' Jack Flash". SUGAR KANE D D D D A A E G D G E D Kim D# D# A# D# G G Cross-note tunings include (low to high): In modal tunings, the strings are tuned to form a chord which is not definitively minor or major. Protect Me You 3. STARFIELD ROAD A A E E F# A   C G D G B B PROTECT ME YOU Mi-composé is a tuning commonly used for rhythm guitar in African popular music forms such as soukous and makossa. TITANIUM EXPOSE G G D D D# D# E G D G E D C G D G B B Welcome to the Sonic Youth Tuning Tutorial. G G D D D# D# DISAPPEARER C G G D D D C G D G B B Lee anything C G D G B B C C E B G D G G C G C D INCINERATE SCHIZOPHRENIA bass   THERESA'S SOUND-WORLD On a 12 string pedal steel guitar, all 12 strings are tuned and played individually, not as 6 double courses as on the 12 string guitar. EXPRESSWAY TO YR SKULL BULL IN THE HEATHER Jim G G D D D# D# PANTY LIES ? In rock music, has been used in Led Zeppelin's "Kashmir". D D D D A A C G D G B B Lee EARLY AMERICAN What guitar tunings are used for this song? D D# A# D# G G THE SPRAWL   SONG   NEVERMIND (WHAT WAS IT ANYWAY) Sonic Youth. C G C C G A#/C E G D G E D Lee ELIMINATOR JR COTTON CROWN E G D G E D E G# E G# E G# Thurston bass  D# D# A# D# G G E G D G E D F# F# F# F# E B Guitar Tunings Chords - Sonic Youth, Version (1). C G D G C D Kim   bass G G D D D# D# UNWIND JAMS RUN FREE bass   Perhaps one of the most innovative users of alternate tunings is Sonic Youth guitarist Thurston Moore. E A D G B E SLEEPIN' AROUND SYMPATHY FOR THE STRAWBERRY D E G D B B F-A-C-G-C-E is also sometimes used, most notably by Covet`s guitarist Yvette Young. SWEET SHINE E G D G E D bass   C C x x D# D# bass  D D# A# D# G G bass   Guitar Tunings by Sonic Youth Tab Different Versions Chords, Tab, Tabs. D D A F# A D   Eric’s Trip Lyrics (Achoo. D D# A# D# G G D-F#-A-E-F#-A bass  G G C G C D Thurston E G D G E D EARLY AMERICAN SAUCER-LIKE F# F# F# F# E B E A D E C D bass  E E B B E F# F# F# F# F# E B G G D G G A DISCONNECTION NOTICE bass     The band went through several line-up changes before they finally released their debut album, 1982's Sonic Youth. STREAMXSONIK SUBWAY SHAKING HELL n/a C G D C G D TURQUOISE BOY Brother James 9.  G G D D D# D#  STEREO SANCTITY THE DIAMOND SEA B E G D B B bass   F# F# G G A A Kim     E A D G B E   ? E A D G B E Next to the tuning will be a white or blue dot. D D A F# A D HOARFROST F# F# F# F# E B bass  Thurston A Thousand Leaves 1998 Recorded in the band's Manhattan studio - Echo Canyon Produced by Sonic Youth & Wharton Tiers Label: DGC SONG DO YOU BELIEVE IN RAPTURE? F# F# F# F# E B G G D D D# D# 100% Some lower tunings may call for a baritone guitar to more easily maintain high string tension and a rich tone. C G D G C D      synth      In their early career, Sonic Youth was associated with the No Wave art and music scene in New York City. F G C F A F# F# F# F# F# E B Sonic Youth Gossip > Sonic Gossip: tunings User Name: Remember Me? I DREAMED I DREAM E A D G B E bass  C G D G C D Thurston KIM GORDON & THE ARTHUR DOYLE HAND CREAM C G C C G A#/C KAREN REVISITED G G C# D G G   bass    bass   A F# E F# E B / G G C G C D D D# A# D# G G G G D D D# D#   D D A F# A D CANDLE G G D G G A G G D G G A RENEGADE PRINCESS F# F# F# F# E B ? DRUNKEN BUTTERFLY SONG E E B B E F# Lee ORANGE ROLLS, ANGEL'S SPIT B E G D B B   G G D D D# D#   SONG Was this info helpful? E A D G B E THE BURNING SPEAR ? G G D D D# D# A F# E F# E B CHAPEL HILL G G D G G A   G G D D G G KAREN KOLTRANE It is similar to the standard guitar tuning, but the low E string is dropped to D and the G string is dropped a half step to F♯/G♭. G G B D G A MALIBU GAS STATION A F# E F# E B SHAKING HELL E G D G E D F# F# F# F# E B B E G D B B B E G D B B GHOST BITCH bass  MARY-CHRIST [46] A five-string tuning may be necessary in a pinch when a string breaks on a standard six-string (usually the high E) and no replacement is immediately available. bass   Jim Thurston Confusion Is Sex by Sonic Youth, released 01 February 1983 1. Lee A C C G G# C Due to this popularity it is sometimes referred to as "Celtic" tuning, although this is misleading given its origin and its primary early use in a quite different field of music. D D A F# A D Major open-tunings give a major chord with the open strings. G G D D D# D# SONG HITS OF SUNSHINE bass SONG E B E E A A Lee SONG C G D G B B bass   bass   SONG Please contact me if you have any corrections/suggestions! C G D A C D     bass     F# F# F# F# E B Thurston     E A D G B E   E A D G B E SECRET GIRL Official Site. E A D G B E n/a [1] This tuning is used on most work by Devin Townsend in his solo work as well as his work with Strapping Young Lad. E E B B E F# G G C C A# A# I'M INSANE G A B D E G G G D D D# D# C C E B G D WILDFLOWER SOUL bass The Unofficial Sonic Youth Guitar Tunings List Dec 10 1993 Compiled and supplemented by: Art Lee (alee@midway.uchicago.edu). DRIPPING DREAM C G D G C D CONTRE LE SEXISME This open C tuning is used by William Ackerman for his "Townsend Shuffle" and by John Fahey for his tribute to Mississippi John Hurt. G G D D G G G G D D D# D# FRENCH TICKLER bass   SONG (She's In A) Bad Mood 2. E G# E G # E G# Lee C G D C G D bass   ORANGE ROLLS, ANGEL'S SPIT G G D A G A bass   C G D G C D C G D C G D bass n/a  E B E E A B ? F# F# F# F# E B F# F# G G A A F# F# F# F# E B bass   CONFUSION IS NEXT As the former Sonic Youth guitarist reveals his sixth new solo album, we caught up with 62-year-old noise pioneer to talk weird tunings, writing “straight up pop songs”, how he’s learned to be a band leader, and why he can’t separate his songs from the guitars he recorded them with.     D# D# A# D# G G D D A F# A D Kim C G D G C D n/a  THE WORLD LOOKS RED bass  G G D A G A MY FRIEND GOO SKINK THUNDERCLAP FOR BOBBY PYN I LOVE YOU GOLDEN BLUE Baritone 7-string guitars are available which features a longer scale-length allowing it to be tuned to a lower range. CANDLE bass  CONFUSION IS NEXT Jim Derived from standard EADGBE, all the strings are tuned lower by the same interval, thus providing the same chord positions transposed to a lower key. It was many years later in the 1970s that it became established for accompanists of traditional music, predominantly Scottish and Irish. F# F# F# F# E B ANDROGYNOUS MIND Among the first to use this tuning were the folk-blues guitarists of the '60s like Bert Jansch, John Renbourn, Martin Carthy, and John Martyn. E A D G B E Lee THE EMPTY PAGE A C C G G# C D A D A B D   D-A-D-F#-A-E. I LOVE HER ALL THE TIME D D A F# A D   D A D A B B COTTON CROWN MASSAGE THE HISTORY D D D D A A bass  E G D G E D G A B D E G SCREAMING SKULL SHOOT   DOCTOR'S ORDERS G G D D D# D# Listen: The Cribs collaborate with Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo for new single. F# F# F# F# E B G G D E G B Schecter Guitar Research produced a production model 5 string guitar called the Celloblaster in 1998. 'CROSS THE BREEZE   A F# E F# E B bass   Thurston ? E G# E G# E G# bass     D D# A# D# G G D D A F# A D HEY JONI This is accomplished by replacing the d string with an e' string and tuning it to d'. bass SOCIETY IS A HOLE F# F# F# F# E B A A E E A A THE NEUTRAL G G D G G A   PEACE ATTACK F F C C A A PATTERN RECOGNITION G G D E G B bass   SIDE2SIDE C G D G C D WILDFLOWER SOUL D A D A B D   bass   C G D C G D bass TEENAGE RIOT G G D D D# D# F# F# F# F# E B THE DIAMOND SEA G G C G C D D A D A B B C G D C G D F#F#GA SHOOT E G D D G G A C C G G# C Guitar tunings inspired by other Instruments, harvtxt error: no target: CITEREFSethares2009 (, harvtxt error: no target: CITEREFSethares2001 (. In modal tunings, the strings are tuned to form a chord which is not definitively minor or major.   E E B E B B organ E A D E C D bass     D# D# A# D# G G JUNKIE'S PROMISE Thurston E G D G E D G G D D D# D# FLOWER if I have no viable guess. LITTLE TROUBLE GIRL Please contact me if you have any corrections/suggestions! SONG PEACE ATTACK bass  G G D G G A ... D F C D F F STARPOWER F# F# F# F# E B E G D G E D F# F# F# F# E B bass   bass   GHOST BITCH E E B B E F# Thurston WAIST E E B B E F# PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY BECUZ YOUTH AGAINST FASCISM G G C G C D bass  DADGAD was developed by Davey Graham in the early 1960s when he was travelling in Morocco, to more easily play along with Oud music. SONG ? [4] ANDROGYNOUS MIND D D D D A A D D# A# D# G G F# F# F# F# E B C G D G C D G G D A G A#  G G D D G G  G G D E G B SONG A C C G G# C SONG bass     G G D D G G SILVER ROCKET bass  HOTWIRE MY HEART E E B E B B Next to the tuning will be a white or blue dot.      synth      PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY C G G D D D SONG JUNKIE'S PROMISE E G D G E D D E G D B B [38] It has a wide range, thus it requires an appropriate range of string gauges.   KAREN REVISITED Lee The C-C-G-C-E-G tuning uses the harmonic sequence (overtones) of the note C. 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