Playlist - Jimmy Mack

Jimmy Mack – Step 1

Bars & Beats! Today we start learning a new song in Jimmy Mack by Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. With Jimmy Mack, we get a relatively straight forward arrangement...

Jimmy Mack – Step 2

Intro! Let’s start working on the intro for Jimmy Mack. First, we must work out the key and the roman numerals. In the key of C, the chords would be: Cmaj7 (I) Dm7...

Jimmy Mack – Step 3

Chorus! Today, we dive deeper into everything that is Jimmy Mack as we explore the chorus. To work out what to play, start with the TAB loops, then try all examples...

Jimmy Mack – Step 4

Verse! Let’s crack on with the verse of Jimmy Mack. As always, make sure you can play along with the TAB loops in the playlist above, before you play along with...

Jimmy Mack – Step 5

Verse & Chorus! Today, we make sure the verse and chorus are all good by looking at two examples of how you can play these sections on repeat. As always, there are...

Jimmy Mack – Step 6

Solo! In this step, we learn how to put the horn section solo found on the original recording on the guitar. It’s really easy if you compare it to playing the sax...

Jimmy Mack – Step 7

Complete song! Today, I play the entire song and give you the TAB for what I play in the video. Spend the recommended time playing along with me, keep an eye not the TAB...

Jimmy Mack – Step 8

Live band backing track! Today, we finish off our study of Jimmy Mack as it’s your turn to play with the band. Remember to move around the neck in an improvised...