Neil Diamond — Sweet Caroline. This Neil Diamond classic has kept us feeling warm and fuzzy since and will continue to pop up in our campfire favourites for years to come. Covered by numerous different artists over the years including Jay Z, Cat Power and Ryan Adams, it continues to live up to its reputation as a song that is hard to keep from singing along to. This can be attributed to its simplicity and lack of pretension, making it a great one to strum by the campfire in the company of friends and family. Van Morrison — Brown Eyed Girl. The words are reminiscent of young summer love while the chorus will have you singing your heart out with its catchy phrase. This dynamic song, performed by one of the most iconic rock and rollers of our time, will be a massive hit at your next campfire concert. Every guitar player at one point or another has wanted to learn this classic song including John Mayer who gives the love song a softer vibe.
The Best Campfire Songs On Guitar Are Easy To Play!
A night full of stars, a couple of friends and a campfire that's warming you up in the middle of the gathering. Add a guitar to this mix and you are getting the recipe for a very fun night, whether you're down at the beach, out in the forest or any other place that makes for a fun wilderness getaway. So for you ladies and gentlemen, here is the list of the 13 best campfire songs.
2. Down on the Corner – Creedence Clearwater Revival
Imagine you are at a campfire with your closest friends. Everyone is completing a task, from building a tent, to making a fire, or putting all of the food together. In this scenario then, what would be your task? Easy my friend, you will be playing music that everyone can sing along to and have a great time. I have compiled a list of the easiest, well-known songs so you can get the party going.
Ever laughed when setting up camp as some random dude puts a worn acoustic guitar next to his chair? Thing is, he definitely is. A memorable and fun activity to do with a beer in your hand? Also yes. All of a sudden this guy is the hit of the party, jamming songs until the wee hours and leading the crew in singalongs of campfire classics and modern pop hits. This post was originally published on April 13, , updated in , and updated again in by Tim Wenger.