Songs in Open G Tuning - DGDGBD

A list of songs using Open G tuning

The Black Crowes

"Hard to Handle"

"Twice as Hard"


"High Speed"

Eagles of Death Metal

All Eagles of Death Metal songs are in open G tuning, doubling the G on the 6th and 5th strings, G–G–D–G–B–D

Howlin' Wolf

"Red Rooster"

Robert Johnson

"Come on in My Kitchen"

"Crossroad Blues"

"Walkin' Blues"

Led Zeppelin

"Black Country Women"

"Dancing Days"

"Going to California"

"In My Time of Dyin'"

"That's the Way"

"Traveling Riverside Blues"

Muddy Waters

"I Can't Be Satisfied"

Pearl Jam


Pink Floyd


The Rolling Stones

Keith Richards used a 5 string guitar tuned to open G (without the 6th string): G–D–G–B–D.

"Browne Sugar"

"Can't You Hear Me Knockin'"


"Honky Tonk Women"

"Jumping Jack Flash"

"Start Me Up"

"Tumbling Dice"

"You Can't Always Get What You Want"

George Thorogood

"Bad to the Bone"

The White Stripes

"Death Letter"

Johnny Winter

"Raisin' Cane"

"Sitting in the Jailhouse"