How to Play Shine by Collective Soul (Guitar Lesson)


What are you waiting for? Get your membership now!
David Wallimann

Shine

David Wallimann teaches the classic rocker "Shine" by Collective Soul. This lesson features the entire song, including the lead and backing tracks.

Taught by David Wallimann in Songs with David Wallimann seriesLength: 56:41Difficulty: 3.5 of 5


Video Subtitles / Captions


Member Comments about this Lesson

Discussions with our instructors are just one of the many benefits of becoming a member of JamPlay.


MIKSHAMIKSHA replied on March 19th, 2016

OPEN G , a, b ,c d, e f sharp g. chord d c g

MIKSHAMIKSHA replied on March 19th, 2016

I Think this song is in G major scale being in D mixolydyian mode. D C G, CHORDS. D BEING 5th chord. this is what i understand as the chords follow up... however only difference between two are that d major scale has two sharps c and f and g maj scale has only f sharp both giving the happy mood.

dhadley6dhadley6 replied on February 28th, 2016

yes... great idea to use a guitar without fret markings when demo-ing... seriously?

sfdonovansfdonovan replied on January 14th, 2016

You can watch several videos of lead singer Ed Roland playing all open chords such as D, Dsus, C9, and G, but you do not include any of this in this tutorial. If we are all learning shouldn't you include the easier rhythm part in this lesson? Then go on to the other guitar playing power chords, then end on the lead part and solo. Gives a much better structure to this lesson.

kkwardkkward replied on December 30th, 2015

I am a beginner, I really need the fret markings. Maybe this lesson is outside my playing level? Are the more advanced songs not showing this on the fret board? Thanks.

stan pierzgastan pierzga replied on May 5th, 2013

what about the standard types chords that the band plays..You call this a complete lesson ?? ready to cancel my subscription

AaronMillerAaronMiller replied on April 25th, 2014

What do you mean "standard chords"?

nate_thegreatnate_thegreat replied on April 25th, 2014

I have no idea how you got 13 upvotes for that comment.

rajesh9rajesh9 replied on May 2nd, 2013

i think there's one mistake in the notation of the verse riff

yakkobyakkob replied on April 10th, 2013

Thanks man! great tut.

paz48nypaz48ny replied on October 4th, 2012

Instead of doing that long finger stretch, why not use your index finger at the 13th E, hammer than pull-off at the 15th E, hit the B string at 15, then back to the 13th E. Alot easier.

paz48nypaz48ny replied on September 8th, 2012

David, you my friend, are the finest instructor I've seen on the Web. You have an excellent way of conveyance and with the addition of the small lil' decriptions and phrases that you describe, have taught me more method in this one lesson than the hundreds I have practiced to before, Thanks, Michael.

paz48nypaz48ny replied on September 10th, 2012

David, are you palm muting the bass pedal?

boudinboudin replied on August 25th, 2012

I agree all lessons on Jamplay should be with a guitar with fret markers but at least he's honest about the difficulty of the song. I'm tired of seeing song's listed as 2 or 2.5 difficulty songs when they should be listed as 3 or 3.5.

derrickperryderrickperry replied on September 2nd, 2011

highly suggest doing this with a guitar with fret markings. not sure why it wouldn't be...

dgehrkedgehrke replied on October 19th, 2011

Agree,,, I had a hard time figuring out where he was. But the lesson is awesome! Great teaching styl...

torotoro replied on July 10th, 2011

i agree that lessons should be taught with a guitar that has fret markings! because he tells you what frets,but if you pause to learn a part and the vid is past where he said it.you have to count frets! on the other hand,i learned this song in c# and i don't like dropping my sg that far down & back up to standered tune all the time,so i like that it's only a half step down!

alecalec replied on October 9th, 2010

what kind of guitar is that by the way?

judewaddlejudewaddle replied on August 16th, 2010

could u do holiday by green day?

riffer_txriffer_tx replied on June 4th, 2010

Beautiful Guitar David. I just wish it had fret markings. While watching the video and using the tab I am fine. When I try to just play along with the video I have to watch closely or I cant tell what fret you are on. I realize that this is the instrument you are comfortable using but it is hard as a student to follow your lessons. Please use another instrument with marked frets when filming the instuctional videos.

jm55jm55 replied on March 14th, 2010

i loved this lesson with david.l also love jam plays website.i will return with a longer membership!. jm55

kevinkevin replied on March 1st, 2010

Awesome David you are the best!

ostricideostricide replied on February 21st, 2010

great lesson, thank you!

ruribarreruribarre replied on January 19th, 2010

I'm also confused on the chorus,are the tabs provided wrong ? They do not match the lesson. Love the song awesome job.

rich5150rich5150 replied on January 23rd, 2010

It is tabbed different but he is still playing the same notes B and F#. They are just stacked at the 10th fret. The way he plays it in the Demo is actually easier and quicker

ruribarreruribarre replied on January 26th, 2010

Awesome, Thanks

rich5150rich5150 replied on January 28th, 2010

No prob

mlemieuxmlemieux replied on January 25th, 2010

It would have been nice to see you playing the complete lead in slow motion the same way you played it regular in the intro of the video. That would make it a lot easier. You certainly have it together.

rarsenrarsen replied on January 11th, 2010

Hi Dave, Excellent lesson! What kind of amp are you playing thru and what's you're settings?

johncrousejohncrouse replied on January 9th, 2010

Am I missing something or is the tab incorrect for the chorus?

klomtklomt replied on January 9th, 2010

Awesome Dave you nailed it way to go man!!!

rote47rote47 replied on January 8th, 2010

Been wanting to play this song for a long time. Thanks!!

caelliscaellis replied on January 7th, 2010

ouch this gives me lazy pinkie a work out! thanks dave!

dj.phillipsdj.phillips replied on January 7th, 2010

Epic. Do people still say "epic"? Whatever people say that is the modern equivalent of "epic"-- that's what this is.

dreadedliondreadedlion replied on January 7th, 2010

Great choice, this really made my day.. I was going to request this one, and here we go shows up.. Thanks David!!

jbrady03jbrady03 replied on January 6th, 2010

nice choice david,,gonna have fun working on this one,tks

fl1pperfl1pper replied on January 6th, 2010

Nice one, I love this song.

nessanessa replied on January 6th, 2010

Wallimann!! This is most excellent!

Songs with David Wallimann

Found in our Beginner Lesson Sets

David Wallimann explores some of his favorite songs in this phase 3 lesson series.



Lesson 1

Canon in D

David Wallimann teaches his own version of the classic song, "Canon in D."

Length: 54:30 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only
Lesson 2

Shine

David Wallimann teaches the classic rocker "Shine" by Collective Soul. This lesson features the entire song, including the lead and backing tracks.

Length: 56:41 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only
Lesson 3

Don't Fear the Reaper

David Wallimann and Mark Lincoln team up for a two part lesson on "Don't Fear the Reaper" by the Blue Oyster Cult. Learn both an electric and acoustic version in this fascinating lesson.

Length: 81:49 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
Lesson 4

Are You Gonna Be My Girl

David Wallimann and Mark Lincoln team up to teach the classic Jet rocker "Are You Gonna Be My Girl." This lesson features both an acoustic and electric version.

Length: 44:15 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only
Lesson 5

I Can See You Through The Clouds

David Wallimann smashes this original song into the clouds. Entitled "I Can See You Through The Clouds," David teaches all the amazing finger work in this song.

Length: 73:15 Difficulty: 4.5 Members Only
Lesson 6

Duke Nukem Theme

David Wallimann teaches the Duke Nukem theme by Megadeth.

Length: 40:22 Difficulty: 3.0 Members Only
Lesson 7

It's Time You Learned About Goodbye

David Wallimann teaches Alan Jackson's hit country song "It's Time You Learned About Goodbye".

Length: 38:01 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
Lesson 8

It's Five O'Clock Somewhere

In this lesson David Wallimann teaches the classic song from Alan Jackson "It's Five O'Clock Somewhere."

Length: 39:01 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only

About David Wallimann View Full Biography David was born in Aix-en-Provence, South France in 1977. At the age of 15, he picked up the guitar and started developing a true love for instrumental music and composition.

In 1999 he was recognized by Ibanez for his promising musical achievements and received an artist endorsement. That early recognition in David's musical career encouraged him to consecrate more time on crafting his musical art and apply to the school of modern music Artist' in Cavaillon, France. He received a full scholarship there where he graduated with honors.

In 2001, David won first place for the Tal Farlow French national jazz contest which gave him a full paid scholarship to the CMA school of modern music in Valenciennes, France. He graduated specializing in advance guitar with honors.

Following his school years, David spent the next 5 years working with several bands recording, writing and playing shows in France and Belgium. It's during that time that Wallimann was exposed to the world of progressive rock which opened new doors to his musical creativity.

Deep inside the Mind is his first release as a solo artist in which he exposes his Christian faith. The album was well received in the specialized press and was compared several times to some of Frank Zappa's approach to music adding an element of humor to deep subjects.

In 2005 he joined the internationally renown progressive band Glass Hammer based in Chattanooga, TN. He released several studio albums and live DVDs with the band.

David is today working on his next upcoming solo release and is also spending quite a bit of time teaching guitar in his studio and online at JamPlay.

Acoustic Guitar Lessons

Our acoustic guitar lessons are taught by qualified instructors with various backgrounds with the instrument.


David Isaacs David Isaacs

JamPlay welcomes David Isaacs to our teacher roster. With his first lesson Dave explains his approach to playing guitar with...

Free LessonSeries Details
Trace Bundy Trace Bundy

Trace Bundy talks about the different ways you can use multiple capos to enhance your playing.

Free LessonSeries Details
Don Ross Don Ross

New fingerstyle instructor Don Ross introduces himself, his background, and what you should expect in this series.

Free LessonSeries Details
Mark Lincoln Mark Lincoln

Lesson 40 takes a deeper look at slash chords. Mark discusses why they're called slash chords, and how they are formed.

Free LessonSeries Details
Justin Roth Justin Roth

In this lesson Justin introduces his series on playing with a capo and dishes out some basic tips, including how to properly...

Free LessonSeries Details
Mitch Reed Mitch Reed

Mitch teaches his interpretation of the classic "Cannonball Rag." This song provides beginning and intermediate guitarists...

Free LessonSeries Details
Mark Kailana Nelson Mark Kailana Nelson

Mark Nelson introduces "'Ulupalakua," a song he will be using to teach different skills and techniques. In this lesson, he...

Free LessonSeries Details
Mary Flower Mary Flower

Mary talks about the key of F in this fantastic lesson.

Free LessonSeries Details
Randall Williams Randall Williams

In this lesson Randall introduces the partial capo (using a short-cut capo by Kyser) and talks about how it can make the...

Free LessonSeries Details

Electric Guitar Lesson Samples

Our electric guitar lessons are taught by instructors with an incredible amount of teaching experience.


Lauren Passarelli Lauren Passarelli

Lauren Passarelli offers up her wisdom on purchasing a guitar. She also includes information regarding proper setup and care....

Free LessonSeries Details
David Wallimann David Wallimann

This is a crucial lesson that explains tablature, how to read it, and why it's important.

Free LessonSeries Details
Kris Norris Kris Norris

Kris analyzes different pick sizes and their effect on his playing. Using a slow motion camera, he is able to point out the...

Free LessonSeries Details
John March John March

Take a new look at the fretboard and learn where to find a voicing that works. There are techniques that simplify the fretboard...

Free LessonSeries Details
Joel Kosche Joel Kosche

Joel Kosche talks about creating and composing a guitar solo. He uses his original song "Sunrise" as an example.

Free LessonSeries Details
John DeServio John DeServio

JD teaches the pentatonic and blues scales and explains where and when you can apply them.

Free LessonSeries Details
Brent Mason Brent Mason

Learn Nashville style country guitar from one of the most recorded guitarists in history. Check out rhythm grooves, solos,...

Free LessonSeries Details
Prashant Aswani Prashant Aswani

Do you want to play more musical sounding solos? Do you want to play solos with more emotion behind them? Maybe you're the...

Free LessonSeries Details
Rex Brown Rex Brown

Dive into the playing of Rex Brown. As the bass player for Pantera, Down, and Kill Devil Hill, Brown's real world experience...

Free LessonSeries Details
Braun Khan Braun Khan

In this lesson, Braun teaches the chord types that are commonly used in jazz harmony. Learn how to build the chords and their...

Free LessonSeries Details




Join over 443356 guitarists who have learned how to play in weeks... not years!

Signup today to enjoy access to our entire database of video lessons, along with our exclusive set of learning tools and features.



Unlimited Lesson Viewing

A JamPlay membership gives you access to every lesson, from every teacher on our staff. Additionally, there is no restriction on how many times you watch a lesson. Watch as many times as you need.

Live Lessons

Exclusive only to JamPlay, we currently broadcast 8-10 hours of steaming lesson services directly to you! Enjoy the benefits of in-person instructors and the conveniences of our community.

Interactive Community

Create your own profile, manage your friends list, and contact users with your own JamPlay Mailbox. JamPlay also features live chat with teachers and members, and an active Forum.

Chord Library

Each chord in our library contains a full chart, related tablature, and a photograph of how the chord is played. A comprehensive learning resource for any guitarist.

Scale Library

Our software allows you to document your progress for any lesson, including notes and percent of the lesson completed. This gives you the ability to document what you need to work on, and where you left off.

Custom Chord Sheets

At JamPlay, not only can you reference our Chord Library, but you can also select any variety of chords you need to work on, and generate your own printable chord sheet.

Backing Tracks

Jam-along backing tracks give the guitarist a platform for improvising and soloing. Our backing tracks provide a wide variety of tracks from different genres of music, and serves as a great learning tool.

Interactive Games

We have teachers covering beginner lessons, rock, classic rock, jazz, bluegrass, fingerstyle, slack key and more. Learn how to play the guitar from experienced players, in a casual environment.

Beginners Welcome.. and Up

Unlike a lot of guitar websites and DVDs, we start our Beginner Lessons at the VERY start of the learning process, as if you just picked up a guitar for the first time.Our teaching is structured for all players.

Take a minute to compare JamPlay to other traditional and new methods of learning guitar. Our estimates for "In-Person" lessons below are based on a weekly face-to-face lesson for $40 per hour.

Price Per Lesson < $0.01 $4 - $5 $30 - $50 Free
Money Back Guarantee Sometimes n/a
Number of Instructors 82 1 – 3 1 Zillions
Interaction with Instructors Daily Webcam Sessions Weekly
Professional Instructors Luck of the Draw Luck of the Draw
New Lessons Daily Weekly Minutely
Structured Lessons
Learn Any Style Sorta
Track Progress
HD Video - Sometimes
Multiple Camera Angles Sometimes - Sometimes
Accurate Tabs Maybe Maybe
Scale/Chord Libraries
Custom JamTracks
Interactive Games
Community
Learn in Sweatpants Socially Unacceptable
Gasoline Needed $0.00 $0.00 ~$4 / gallon! $0.00

Mike H.

"I feel like a 12 year old kid with a new guitar!"
 

I am 66 years young and I still got it! I would have never known this if it had not been for Jamplay! I feel like a 12 year old kid with a new guitar! Ha! I cannot express enough how great you're website is! It is for beginners and advanced pickers! I am an advanced picker and thought I had lost it but thanks to you all, I found it again! Even though I only play by ear, I have been a member a whopping whole two weeks now and have already got Brent's country shuffle and country blues down and of course with embellishments. Thank you all for your wonderful program!


Greg J.

"With Jamplay I can fit in a random session when I have time and I can go at my own pace"
 

I'm a fifty eight year old newbie who owns a guitar which has been sitting untouched in a corner for about seven years now. Last weekend I got inspired to pick it up and finally learn how to play after watching an amazing Spanish guitarist on TV. So, here I am. I'm starting at the beginning with Steve Eulberg and I couldn't be happier (except for the sore fingers :) Some day I'm going to play like Steve! I'm self employed with a hectic schedule. With Jamplay I can fit in a random session when I have time and I can go at my own pace, rewinding and replaying the videos until I get it. This is a very enjoyable diversion from my work yet I still feel like I'm accomplishing something worthwhile. Thanks a lot, Greg


Bill

"I believe this is the absolute best site for guitar students."
 

I am commenting here to tell you and everyone at JamPlay that I believe this is the absolute best site for guitar students. I truly enjoy learning to play the guitar on JamPlay.com. Yes, I said the words, ""enjoy learning."" It is by far the best deal for the money.



Join thousands of others that LIKE JamPlay!