How to play Witchy Woman by The Eagles. All the cool riffs from Witchy Woman as well as the tabs. 

Interesting tidbit from Songfacts: “According to the liner notes for The Very Best of the Eagles, the song originated with guitarist Bernie Leadon playing a “strange, minor-key riff that sounded sort of like a Hollywood movie version of Indian music.” The song’s lyrics didn’t develop until Henley went down with a flu and high fever while he was reading a book about Zelda Fitzgerald. “I think that figured into the mix somehow – along with amorphous images of girls I had met at the Whisky and the Troubadour,” he recalled.”

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3 Comments

  1. lroberts

    So far so good, how about the solos?

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    • Trent

      Thanks for your comment lroberts, here at Guitar Animal we do from time to time re-visit the songs we cover and add solos if we receive enough interest in them. This song has some great solo riffs so I would bet that we will more than likely be adding solo parts to it in the future.Thanks for using Guitar Animal and stay tuned for more cool stuff. Trent

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  2. lroberts

    Thanks Trent! It’s a great song, and it would be hard to leave out the solos!

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