Probably the most famous non-Kinks version of "You Really Got Me" was by the US hard rock band Van Halen, who recorded the song for their debut album, Van Halen. It was a popular radio hit, and jump-started the band's career. just as it had done for The Kinks 14 years earlier. Ray Davies changed it to “Girl, you really got me going” at the suggestion of one of their advisers. The idea was to appeal to the teenage girls in their audience. How To Play “You Really Got Me” Riff. In this tutorial, “You Really Got Me” will teach us (or at least refresh us) of the chord slides and power chords. Can't play "You Really Got Me"? Improve your playing via easy step-by-step video lessons! Eddie Van Halen (Guitar) — Distortion Guitar Track difficulty (Rhythm).
Monday 4 February Saturday 18 May This causes the sound to be distorted and have that buzzing, fuzzing sound. Saturday 11 May Thursday 20 June
Monday 22 April If you can check out the image, you will find a very detailed lesson on the Van Halen Version. Wednesday 8 May Wednesday 3 July Tuesday 19 March Saturday 29 June
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