How to Play Right Here by Staind (Guitar Lesson)

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Right Here

Learn a great picking part, catchy chorus lines, and a great example of how to layer different textures and parts to create a monster sound. Check out another rockin' Staind song taught by Mike just for JamPlay!

Taught by Mike Mushok in Staind Songs with Mike Mushok seriesLength: 20:01Difficulty: 2.5 of 5


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cam94z28cam94z28 replied

am I the only one with the audio out of sync on this entire lesson?

Bradley.ConwayBradley.Conway replied

Hello cam94z28! I didn't have any audio issues with this lesson. Have you tried selecting a different video resolution? You can change it by clicking the "HD" icon in the lower right corner of the lesson video. I'd recommend starting with "Low" and working your way up until you find the "sweet spot" for your connection speed. I hope this helps :)

Ednerd-67Ednerd-67 replied

Verse riff is a workout! Hopefully muscle memory will get me to the original tempo. Thanks to Mike and JamPlay! Good stuff

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not enough info come on

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lp69lp69 replied

Supp: acoustic part, the last note of the second bar is wrong , it's played on the B string A great series, thx Mike, thx Jamplay !

KennanKennan replied

that makes sense thanx

hemme.luttjeboerhemme.luttjeboer replied

The tuning is correct when you relate it to the tuning instruction—"tune down ½ step." It yields, from 1st to 6th string—G#-D#-C#-G#-D#G#. Mike inadvertently says the 4th string is A# but it is G#. Distorted guitar 2 is tuned in a baritone tuning. And as the legend says "tune down ½ step: from 1st to 6th string—A#-F#-C#-G#-D#-A#.

KennanKennan replied

I don't get the tuning, he said it was one thing in the video, but it's different in the supp content, please help

Staind Songs with Mike Mushok

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Learn how Staind's lead guitarist Mike Mushok plays some of the bands most popular songs.



MudshovelLesson 1

Mudshovel

Tune down and tackle one of Staind's biggest hits taught by the band's own lead guitarist, Mike Mushok. Learn some fun facts about the song and the simple, monstrous riffs that make this song rock!

Length: 13:52 Difficulty: 1.5 Members Only
It's Been AwhileLesson 2

It's Been Awhile

Learn rock's "most played song of the last decade". Strum the straight forward acoustic part and sing along, tune down and play some sludgy chords, or learn some octave lines. This song is a great example...

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OutsideLesson 3

Outside

From a simple acoustic guitar song to a full band mega hit, "Outside," off of Staind's second LP "Break The Cycle," shows how keeping a song simple and tasteful proves to be a winning formula. Learn both...

Length: 21:02 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only
For YouLesson 5

For You

This popular Staind song is perfect for intermediate guitarists and songwriters alike. You don't even need to know how to play any chords! Learn all the parts and get advice from the pro himself on writing...

Length: 12:52 Difficulty: 0.5 Members Only
Right HereLesson 5

Right Here

Learn a great picking part, catchy chorus lines, and a great example of how to layer different textures and parts to create a monster sound. Check out another rockin' Staind song taught by Mike just for...

Length: 20:01 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
So Far AwayLesson 6

So Far Away

Learn one of the most successful singles off of Staind's 3rd major label release. Get some inside dirt on how record labels work and be sure to pick up on the songwriting and arranging techniques Mike...

Length: 19:53 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
Not AgainLesson 7

Not Again

What?? A guitar solo?? "Not Again," the first single from their most recent album, features a rippin' solo and monster riffs. Break out the 7 string and get your fingers good and warmed up for this one!

Length: 18:01 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only
Eyes Wide OpenLesson 8

Eyes Wide Open

The 2nd single off of their most recent album, "Eyes Wide Open" offers a challenging and fun guitar solo as well as some great riffs. Also, learn songwriting and alternate tuning tips that will spice...

Length: 26:23 Difficulty: 3.0 Members Only
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Mike Mushok is the original lead guitar player for the successful American band Staind. He is also currently a member of the super group Newsted.

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