One of these Days by Neil Young

I have tried to learn this song previously but I have found the barre chords too difficult. Giving it another try, starting tonight. The song is from Neil Young’s Harvest Moon album from 1992 and is in double drop D (DADGBD) tuning. Love this song. offers good Neil Young tabs. It hasn’t been updated in many years and I am not looking forward to the day when it vanishes.

That page has a very large selection of Neil Young tabs. Tabbed out by guitar players and in some cases there are tabs for particular live performances.

Here is the tab for the song –

For the sole measure of “B” I only played the top four strings. Watching YouTube videos of Neil Young doing it shows him using his thumb on the bottom two strings at the second fret. I can’t do that.

Attempt 1 –

Attempt 2 –

And here is the real thing, Neil Young doing it a couple of months ago –

For me, a lot of the fun of learning guitar is watching / recognizing my own progress. What I have learned is that if I play and practice a lot… I get better. All you have to do is pick up the guitar and try.

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