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Join date: Mar 2005
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could someone please help me with the strumming pattern for the song first day of my life by Bright Eyes.
Join date: Jan 2005
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Never heard the song but here's a tip.

Drum something along with the strum pattern. Your guitar, a book, your lap anything. You could even Mute the strings and strum along until you've got it. That should help
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Join date: Sep 2005
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for that song what i do is :

play the bass note or root .... then there is strong upstroke ........i dont have my guitar with me but down up down little bit lighter strokes.... or up down up .... just try both and see what one sounds better .....i.. hope this helped alittle
Last edited by codyallen823 at Oct 4, 2005,