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3 essential Christmas songs every guitarist/ ukulele player should know! Play-along with free TABS!

IT’S CHRISTMAS!!!

Yes it’s that time of year again! The most magical time, when all your favourite Christmas songs start appearing on the radio, getting you in the festive spirit!

As a Christmas gift from us at Bristol House of Music, here are 3 songs that every guitarist or ukulele player should know! Play through them and enjoy…

SLADE - MERRY XMAS EVERYBODY

One of our favourites, Wolverhampton band Slade. This song was released in 1973 and remained in the charts for nine weeks and continues to dominate the Christmas charts each year!

ELTON JOHN - STEP INTO CHRISTMAS

Elton John’s hit Step Into Christmas was released in 1973, and was once the ninth most played Christmas song in the United Kingdom. It has sold over 200,000 copies.

THE POGUES & KIRSTY MCCOLL - FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK

We reckon this is one of the harder Christmas songs to perfect, but it is our absolute favourite, and it only has four chords! Originally released in 1987, it has become a classic and is the most played Christmas song in the UK in the 21st Century. WOW!

Get learning and have a sing along this Christmas! We hope you enjoyed this lesson, please check out our other articles.

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