Guidelines

Does the song Riptide have a ukulele?

Does the song Riptide have a ukulele?

Option B – Vance’s Signature Down-Tuning His uke is tuned Eb-Ab-C-F (your tuner might also display it as: D#-G#-C-F ). Detuning a normal-sized ukulele so far down is what gives the Riptide strumming its low, “flabby” sound. You can see in this video that it looks like he’s playing a Kala tenor.

What is the strumming pattern for Riptide on the ukulele?

The strumming pattern for the song is down, down, up, down, up and then repeat. The secret is to keep the hands moving up and down even when not strumming the Uke! Keeping your hand strumming even when not using the Uke will help you maintain the momentum and develop a groove.

What kind of ukulele do you use for Riptide?

The ‘ukulele chords for Riptide sound like they have the low tone of a baritone. So if you have one to use, find the baritone shape for these chord names (they’ll be different!) and strum along.

What are the ukulele chords for Riptide by Vance Joy?

Riptide Ukulele Chords By Vance Joy. Riptide by Vance Joy continues to be one of the most popular ‘ukulele songs from the last five years. Use this chart to learn the Riptide ‘ukulele chords – they’re simple and there’s also a fun strum to help bring life to the bizarre lyrics.

What are the words to the song Riptide?

Am Oh oooh oh G oooh and they co C me unstuck Am Lady, r G unning down to the rip C tide C Taken away to the d Am ark side G I wanna be your C left hand man And I l Am ove you w G hen you’re singing that so C ng and I gotta lump in my thr Am oat ’cause G You’re gonna sing the words C wrong Am There’s this movie G that I think you’ll C like

Which is the correct tuning for a uke?

If you tune your uke to Eb-Ab-C-F, as shown in the section on tuning, you’ll have to play the picking differently. This is actually how Vance plays it – with a “high-g” (even though it’s tuned down). If you’re down tuning with a low-G, just move the open Eb-string note onto the 3rd fret of the C-string.