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For this little honey in Open D, we're going to see how familiar shapes get all new sounds due to the retuning. It also allows you to grab chords that would be a helluva lot trickier in standard. The progression here is heard in a number of open tuned songs, notably Duane Allman's "Little Martha." Duane fingerpicked his, but we can get a nice run on the changes while strumming.

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