Paperback Writer (covered on cigar box guitar) | The Beatles performed on 3 strings

I recently realized the song Paperback Writer by The Beatles only has 2 chords. I decided to do an arrangement on 3-string CBG just for fun. It came out pretty well. This is a really fun song to play and sing.

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Comment by Poorness Studios on January 25, 2023 at 4:26am

Thanks for checking it out smiling dog and AD. The intro riff definitely adds some complexity but it's still a simple song. So my fun to play and sing.

Comment by A.D.EKER on January 25, 2023 at 1:14am

The intro is way cooler than the two chords kale!! well executed version !  i still like to read that book!

you was going to tell the story ( about how that whit your Name came about) but we will probebly have to wait on that one !  happy sunday morning !

Comment by smilingdog1 on January 23, 2023 at 5:00am

Thanks for the two chord share. You're the 6th Beatle : )

Comment by Poorness Studios on January 23, 2023 at 3:12am

That seems likely. I know he liked to do those little extended chord moves. It seems to work fine with just the 2 major chords though. Thanks for checking it out BrianQ.

Comment by BrianQ. on January 22, 2023 at 7:06pm

Kool version, if you really listen to the original, Lennon toggles between a Major & 7 on both G & C chords, so really it has 4 chords? 

Comment by Poorness Studios on January 22, 2023 at 12:15pm

Thanks John. It's a fun one as Doug can testify.

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on January 22, 2023 at 9:49am

Kale, we do have a good representation of the Beatles in our songbook. Some might say over representation, but that won’t stop me from continuing to add more. More cowbell Beatles!

Comment by Uncle John on January 22, 2023 at 8:54am

I like to 'discover' 2 chorders.  Good intro, good shirt. all good!  

Comment by Poorness Studios on January 22, 2023 at 6:21am

Thanks James O. It's a fun song.

Comment by James O Lunsford on January 22, 2023 at 6:11am

Fine performance and cover Poorness 

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