Red Hot Chili Peppers “Under The Bridge” Video Guitar Lessons

In these video guitar lessons you will learn note-for-note how to play "Under The Bridge" by the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

John Frusciante uses everything from hybrid picking to funky right hand rhythms throughout "Under The Bridge" to create a guitar masterpiece within this classic ballad. This song is a great study in the guitar style of John Frusciante with lots of funky Hendrix style chords and interesting chord voicings.

Throughout these video guitar lessons you will learn every section of "Under The Bridge" broken down slowly just like John Frusciante plays it. Then, after breaking the entire piece down you will have the ability to follow along with the full performance video where you can finally put everything together that you learned into a nice complete piece of music.

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"Under The Bridge" Intro & Verse One

"Under The Bridge" Verse Two & Chorus

"Under The Bridge" Verse Three & Outro

"Under The Bridge" Full Performance For Study


  1. Jaap Zweeden on April 11, 2015 at 3:49 pm

    Hey Carl,

    Really an amazing lesson, finally mastered this song.
    Also mastered Dani California thanks to you.
    Only have one request; soul to squeeze is really one of my favorite Peppers songs.
    I hope you can put this one online.

    Thnx so much!!!!

    Keep on rocking

    Jaap (from Holland)

  2. bryan strader on February 26, 2023 at 7:35 pm

    I keep coming back to this lesson, fantastic breakdown and thank you for your efforts!

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