Campfire Tunes 101 Song List

 

Your friends plug their iPod into external speakers and play their new favourite song.

You pick up your guitar and play right along!

The whole idea behind Campfire Tunes 101 is about learning songs.

That means you can learn tons of songs without getting bogged down with all kinds of music theory and stuff.

Below is the list of songs that are taught at Red Guitar all the time.

Don't see your song on the list then just let us know and we'll gladly get it ready for you and add it in.

Bring your iPod or CD into a lesson and we'll learn your favourite song together!

 

The current song list...

A

10,000 Maniacs - Like The Weather
Ryan Adams - Nuclear
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like a Lady
Christina Aguilera - Beautiful
All American Rejects - Dirty Little Secret
All American Rejects - It Ends Tonight
All American Rejects - Swing Swing
Allman Brothers - Melissa
Aly and AJ - Greatest Time of Year
America - Ventura Highway
Louis Armstrong - Makin' Whoopie
The Arrogant Worms - Happy Birthday
The Ataris - The Saddest Song
Avett Brothers - Paranoia in B Major
Avett Brothers - Slight Figure of Speech


B

Backstreet Boys - As Long As You Love Me
Badly Drawn Boy - A Minor Incident
The Band - The Weight
The Band - Up on Cripple Creek
Barenaked Ladies - If I Had a Million Dollars
John Barry - James Bond 007 Theme Song
The Beatles - Drive My Car
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles - Here There and Everywhere
The Beatles - Hey Jude
The Beatles - Imagine
The Beatles - Let it Be
The Beatles - Revolution
The Beatles - While My Guitar Gently Weeps
The Beatles - With a Little Help From My Friends
The Beatles - Yellow Submarine
Beck - Girl
Beck - The Golden Age
Ben Folds - The Luckiest
Billy Bragg and Wilco - California Stars
Billy Bragg and Wilco - One By One
Blink 182 - First Date
Blink 182 - I Miss You
James Blunt - You're Beautiful
David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust
Bowling For Soup - 1985
Michelle Branch - All You Wanted
Michelle Branch - Second Chances
Carla Bruni - You Belong to Me
Michael Buble - Everything
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah (written by Leonard Cohen)
Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth
Jimmy Buffett - Chanson Pour Les Petits Enfants
Jimmy Buffett - Cheeseburger in Paradise
Jimmy Buffett - Margaritaville
Jimmy Buffett - Why Don't We Get Drunk
Bush - Glycerine

C

Colbie Caillat - Bubbly
Cake - Love You Madly
Card, Hank - The Other Shore
Brandi Carlile - What Can I Say
Brandi Carlile - Fall Apart Again
The Carter Family - Can the Circle Be Unbroken
The Carter Family - You've Been a Friend to Me
Cary Brothers - Blue Eyes
Johnny Cash - Delia's Gone
Johnny Cash - Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash - Hurt
Johnny Cash - Ring of Fire
Eva Cassidy - Songbird (Fleetwood Mac Cover)
Len Chandler - Father's Grave
Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
The Charlatans - How High
Cheap Trick - Surrender
Eric Clapton - Tears in Heaven
Eric Clapton - Layla
Citizen Cope - D'artagnan's Theme
Citizen Cope - Son's Gonna Rise
Kelly Clarkson - Walk Away
The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go
The Clash - Train in Vain
Bruce Cockburn - Pacing the Cage
David Allan Coe - Would You Lay With Me
Coldplay - Clocks Bass Tabs
Coldplay - Clocks
Coldplay - Don't Panic
Coldplay - Fix You
Coldplay - Warning Sign
Coldplay - Yellow
Judy Collins - Someday Soon
Shawn Colvin - The Heart of Saturday Night
Shawn Colvin - I Don't Know Why
Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
Elvis Costello - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding
Counting Crows - A Long December
The Cranberries - Linger
The Cranberries - The Rebels
The Cranberries - Zombie
Cream - Sunshine of Your Love
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Long As I Can See the Light
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Susie Q
Cross Canadian Ragweed - Flowers
Sheryl Crow - All I Wanna Do
Sheryl Crow - Oh Marie
Sheryl Crow - Riverwide
Sheryl Crow - Soak Up the Sun
Sheryl Crow - The First Cut is the Deepest

D

Jimmie Davis - You Are My Sunshine
Daughtry - It's Not Over
Death Cab For Cutie - 405
Death Cab For Cutie - Crooked Teeth
Death Cab For Cutie - I Was a Kaleidoscope (Acoustic Version)
Death Cab For Cutie - I Will Follow You Into the Dark
Death Cab For Cutie - Marching Bands of Manhattan
Death Cab For Cutie - Your New Twin Sized Bed
The Decemberists - 16 Military Wives
The Decemberists - Everything I Try To Do, Nothing Seems To Turn Out Right
The Decemberists - The Sporting Life
Deep Purple - Smoke on the Water
John Denver - Annie's Song
John Denver - Leaving on a Jet Plane in C
John Denver - Leaving on a Jet Plane in G
John Denver - Take Me Home Country Roads
Dire Straits - Romeo and Juliet in C
Dire Straits - Romeo and Juliet in G
Dire Straits - When It Comes To You
Dispatch - Two Coins
Dixie Chicks - Cowboy Take Me Away in C
Dixie Chicks - Cowboy Take Me Away in G
Dixie Chicks - Travelin' Soldier
Nick Drake - Pink Moon
Hilary Duff - Where Did I Go Right
Hilary Duff - Why Not
Bob Dylan - Blowin' in the Wind
Bob Dylan - Buckets of Rain
Bob Dylan - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
Bob Dylan - I Shall Be Released
Bob Dylan - If You See Her, Say Hello
Bob Dylan - Simple Twist of Fate
Bob Dylan - Tangled Up in Blue
Bob Dylan - You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go

E

Steve Earle - Ft. Worth Blues
Steve Earle - Goodbye
The Eagles - Already Gone
The Eagles - Desperado
The Eagles - Heartache Tonight
The Eagles - Peaceful Easy Feeling
Jonathan Edwards - Sunshine (Go Away Today)
Evanescence - Imaginary (album version)
Evanescence - Imaginary (original version)

F

William Arms Fisher - Going Home
Flaming Lips - She Don't Use Jelly
Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots, Pt. 1
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News
Flogging Molly - What's Left of the Flag
John Fogerty - Rhubarb Pie
Foo Fighters - Times Like These
Fountains of Wayne - Baby I've Changed
Fountains of Wayne - I Know You Well
Fountains of Wayne - Peace and Love
Fountains of Wayne - Valley Winter Song
The Fray - Over My Head (Cable Car)

G

Ben Gibbard - You Remind Me Of Home
Gladys Knight and the Pips - I Heard it Through the Grapevine
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy
Gomez - Whippin' Picadilly
Goo Goo Dolls - Acoustic #3
Goo Goo Dolls - Iris
Good Charlotte - Complicated
John Gorka - Branching Out
Graham Colton Band - Killing Me
Grand Funk Railroad - We're An American Band
Grateful Dead - Friend of the Devil
Grateful Dead - Ripple
David Gray - Babylon
David Gray - Sail Away
Great Big Sea - Lukey
Green Day - Basket Case
Green Day - Boulevard of Broken Dreams
Green Day - Give Me Novacaine
Green Day - Good Riddance
Green Day - Holiday
Green Day - Wake Me Up When September Ends
Green Day - Welcome to Paradise
Patty Griffin - A Mad Mission
Patty Griffin - Forgiveness
Patty Griffin - Ten Million Miles
Nanci Griffith - Gulf Coast Highway
Nanci Griffith - Love at the Five and Dime
Guns 'N Roses - Patience
Guns 'N Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
Guster - Amsterdam
Arlo Guthrie - St. James Infirmary
Arlo Guthrie - Streets of Laredo
Buddy Guy - Hard Time Killing Floor

H

George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
George Harrison - Here Comes The Sun
Colin Hay - Overkill
Ben Harper - Another Lonely Day
Ben Harper - Not Fire, Not Ice
PJ Harvey - Send His Love To Me
Jimi Hendrix - Hey Joe
Jimi Hendrix - Little Wing
Jimi Hendrix - Little Wing
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze Intro
High School Musical - What I've Been Looking For
John Hiatt - Feels Like Rain
John Hiatt - Have a Little Faith in Me
Buddy Holly - It Doesn't Matter Any More

I

Incubus - Drive
Indigo Girls - Closer to Fine
Indigo Girls - Hey Jesus
Indigo Girls - Last Tears
Indigo Girls - Least Complicated
Indigo Girls - Romeo and Juliet
Iron and Wine - Such Great Heights (easy version)
Iron and Wine - Such Great Heights (real version) Tab
Islands - Creeper

J

Alan Jackson - Remember When
Joe Jackson - Is She Really Going Out With Him?
Michael Jackson - Beat It
Jem - Just a Ride
Mason Jennings - Lemon Grove Avenue
Mason Jennings - Southern Cross
Mason Jennings - The Light
Waylon Jennings - Slow Rollin' Low
Jet - Move On
Jet - Rollover DJ
Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
Billy Joel - Only the Good Die Young
Billy Joel - Piano Man
Jack Johnson - Wasting Time
Diana Jones - A Hold on Me
Diana Jones - My Remembrance of You
Norah Jones - Be Here to Love Me
Norah Jones - Come Away With Me
Norah Jones - Don't know Why
Norah Jones - Lonestar
Journey - Don't Stop Believin'

K

Israel "Iz" Kamakawiwo'ole - Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Lucy Kaplansky - End of the Day
Lucy Kaplansky - Ten Year Night
Ronan Keating - When You Say Nothing At All
The Killers - Somebody Told Me
B.B. King - Sweet Little Angel
The Kings of Mongrel Folk - Neighbor of the Beast
The Kooks - She Moves in He Own Way
Alison Krauss - You Asked Me to (Waylon Jennings Cover)
Kris Kristofferson - Loving Arms

L

Lady Gaga - Paparazzi
Avril Lavigne - Sk8er Boi
Ben Lee - Gamble Everything for Love
Tom Lehrer - Be Prepared
John Lennon - Happy Xmas (War is Over)
Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls of Fire
Gordon Lightfoot - Early Morning Rain
Lindsay Lohan - Drama Queen
The Long Winters - Shapes
Lyle Lovett - Christmas Morning
Lyle Lovett - If I Had a Boat
Lyle Lovett (Townes Van Zandt Cover) - If I Needed You
Lyle Lovett - If You Were To Wake Up
Lyle Lovett - Sonja
Lyle Lovett - The Waltzing Fool
Dana Lyons - Cows With Guns

M

Magnetic Fields - I Don't Believe You
Bob Marley - Redemption Song
Bob Marley - Three Little Birds
Matchbox 20 - Mad Season
Dave Matthews Band - Crash Into Me
John Mayer - Daughters
Curtis Mayfield - People Get Ready
Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed
Kevin McCue and Bruce Diehl - Borders
John McCutcheon - Christmas in the Trenches
Sarah McLachlan - Adia
Sarah McLachlan - Angel
Sarah McLachlan - Building a Mystery
Sarah McLachlan - I Will Remember You
Don McLean - American Pie
John Mellencamp - Between a Laugh and a Tear
John Mellencamp - Cherry Bomb
John Mellencamp - Hurt So Good
John Mellencamp - Pink Houses
Katie Melua - I Think It's Going To Rain Today
MGMT - Kids
Indrid Michaelson - Maybe
Ingrid Michaelson - The Way I Am
Michelle Shocked - Memories of East Texas
Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning
Joni Mitchell - A Case of You
Joni Mitchell - Big Yellow Taxi
Joni Mitchell - River
Modest Mouse - Blame it on the Tetons
Alanis Morissette - Head Over Feet
Alanis Morissette - Hand in My Pocket
Alanis Morissette - Wake Up
Van Morrison - And it Stoned Me
Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
Van Morrison - Crazy Love
Van Morrison - Into the Mysic
Alexi Murdoch - Orange Sky


N

Nada Surf - Blizzard of '77
Willie Nelson - Bird on a Wire
Willie Nelson - Bird on a Wire in G, Capo 5
Willie Nelson - Seven Spanish Angels
Willie Nelson and Emmylou Harris - 'Til I Gain Control Again
Randy Newman - Louisiana 1927
Nickelback - How You Remind Me
Nickelback - Savin' Me
Nickel Creek - Out of the Woods
Nirvana - All Apologies
Nirvana - Come As You Are in Em
Nirvana - Come As You Are in F#m
Nirvana - Come As You Are riff in F#m
Nirvana - Lithium
Nirvana - Polly
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

O

Oasis - Wonderwall
Phil Ochs - Changes
Sinead O'Connor - Black Boys on Mopeds
The Offspring - You're Gonna Go Far, Kid
Old Cow Medicine Show - I Hear Them All
Joan Osbourne - Lumina
Outkast - Hey Ya!
Owl City - Fireflies

P

Brad Paisley - Little Moments
Paramore - Misery Business
Jim Payne - Wave over Wave
Pearl Jam - Elderly Woman
Pearl Jam - Nothingman
Pearl Jam - Yellow Leadbetter Guitar Solo
Pedro the Lion - Arizona
Pedro the Lion - I Am Always The One Who Calls
Peter, Paul, and Mary - If I Had a Hammer
Peter, Paul, and Mary - Puff the Magic Dragon
Tom Petty - Free Falling
Tom Petty - Listen to Her Heart
Tom Petty - Wildflowers
Phantom Planet - California
Pilate - Alright
Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb (Original Key of Bm)
Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb in Am
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
Pixies - Where is My Mind
Plain White Ts - Hey There Delilah
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Killing the Blues
Play - Girl's Mind
The Postal Service - Such Great Heights
The Presidents of the United States of America - Naked and Famous
The Presidents of the United States of America - Some Postman
The Presidents of the United States of America - Video Killed the Radio Star
Elvis Presley - Hound Dog
John Prine - Angel From Montgomery
John Prine - Donald and Lydia
John Prine - That's the Way that the World Goes 'Round
Joe Purdy - Brand New Set of Wings

R

The Raconteurs - Steady As She Goes
Radiohead - Creep (Acoustic Version)
Radiohead - How to Disappear Completely
Radiohead - Talk Show Host
Bonnie Raitt - Love Has No Pride
Bonnie Raitt - Love Me Like a Man
Bonnie Raitt - Wild for You Baby
The Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop
Rancid - Journey to the End of the East Bay
Recess Monkey - Rainbow Road
Recess Monkey - SLdoubleEPover
Recess Monkey - The Littlest Monkey
The Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue
The Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under the Bridge
Otis Redding - Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay
REM - (Don't Go Back To) Rockville
REM - Find the River
REM - It's the End of the World As We Know It (and I Feel Fine)
Damien Rice - Cannonball
Rihanna - Disturbia
Rise Against - Swing Life Away
Emma Roberts - Dummy
Stan Rogers - Mary Ellen Carter
The Rolling Stones - Honky Tonk Women
The Rolling Stones - Love in Vain
The Rolling Stones - Paint it Black
The Rolling Stones - Satisfaction
The Rolling Stones - Shine a Light
The Rolling Stones - Sweet Virginia
The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

S

Bob Seger - Old Time Rock 'N' Roll
Semisonic - Closing Time
The Shins - Caring is Creepy
The Shins - Kissing the Lipless
The Shins - New Slang
The Shins - Young Pilgrims
Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon and Garfunkel - Homeward Bound
Simon and Garfunkel - Only Living Boy in New York
Paul Simon - America
Paul Simon - Me and Julio
Paul Simon - The Boxer
Carly Simon - You're So Vain
Ashlee Simpson - Pieces of Me
Smash Mouth - All Star
Smashing Pumpkins - 1979
Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight, Tonight
Elliott Smith - Miss Misery
Elliott Smith - Say Yes
Elliott Smith - Waltz No. 2 (XO)
Mindy Smith - Come to Jesus
Son Volt - Windfall
Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
Bruce Springsteen - Highway Patrolman
Bruce Springsteen - I'm on Fire
Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska
Bruce Springsteen - Reason to Believe (Aimee Mann Cover)
Bruce Springsteen - Thunder Road
Bruce Springsteen - Two for the Road
Staind - Outside
Bill Staines - The Roseville Fair
Star Wars Theme (beginning)
Steppenwolf - Born to be Wild
Steve Miller Band - The Joker
Cat Stevens - Father and Son
Sufjan Stevens - The Predatory Wasp of the Palisades is Out to Get Us!
Rod Stewart - Drift Away
Rod Stewart - Maggie May
Sting - Fields of Gold
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut
Sum 41 - Hell Song
Survivor - Eye of the Tiger
Taylor Swift - Change
Taylor Swift - Love Story

T

Talking Heads - Psycho Killer
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James in G
James Taylor - You've Got a Friend
They Might Be Giants - Dr. Worm
Thin Lizzy - The Boys are Back in Town
C. Albert Tindley - We Shall Overcome
Traditional - Buffalo Gals
Traditional - Found a Peanut
Traditional - The Hokey Pokey (one verse, anyway)
Traditional - Irish Washerwoman
Traditional - Kumbaya
Traditional - Little Rosewood Casket
Traditional - Loch Lomond
Traditional - There Ain't No Bugs on Me
Train - I Am
The Troggs - Wild Thing Guitar Chords
KT Tunstall - Other Side of the World
Turin Brakes - Stone Thrown
The Turtles - Happy Together Guitar Chords

U

U2 - All I Want Is You
U2 - Desire
U2 - One
U2 - Red Hill Mining Town
U2 - Walk On
Uncle Tupelo - Screen Door
Uncle Tupelo - Steal the Crumbs
Uncle Tupelo - Still Be Around

V

Townes Van Zandt - Pancho and Lefty
Stevie Ray Vaughan - Tightrope
Rocky Votolato - White Daisy Passing

W

Loudon Wainwright - Dead Skunk
Tom Waits - Downtown Train
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon
Tom Waits - Martha
Tom Waits - San Diego Serenade
T-Bone Walker - Stormy Monday
Weezer - Beverly Hills
Weezer - Island in the Sun
Weezer - Say It Ain't So
Weezer - The World Has Turned and Left Me Here
Weezer - Undone - The Sweater Song
Gillian Welch - I Dream a Highway
Gillian Welch - Look at Miss Ohio
Gillian Welch - Orphan Girl
Gillian Welch - Paper Wings
Gillian Welch - Revelator
Gillian Welch - Wayside / Back in Time
The White Stripes - Same Boy You've Always Known
The Who - Pinball Wizard
The Who - Substitute
The Musical Wicked - Defying Gravity
Wilco - I'm Always in Love
Wilco - I'm the Man Who Loves You
Wilco - Jesus Etc
Wilco - Kamera
John Williams (Star Wars) - Imperial March
Lucinda Williams - 2 Kool 2 Be 4 Gotten
Lucinda Williams - Blue
Lucinda Williams - Can't Let Go
Lucinda Williams - I Asked Him For Water He Gave Me Gasoline
Wolfstone - All Our Dreams
Harry Woods - Side By Side

Y

Pete Yorn - Crystal Village
Neil Young - Harvest Moon
Neil Young - Heart of Gold
Neil Young - Old Man
Neil Young - Out on the Weekend
Neil Young - Powderfinger
Neil Young - Sugar Mountain
Neil Young - Thrasher

Z

Dan Zanes - Sunny Side of the Street

 

...and as students add their favourites, the list keeps on growing!

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