How to Play Mud on the Tires on Guitar

Mud on the tires is a great song for beginners to learn how to play guitar. The main riff is easy and only uses two chords, E and A. The rest of the song is made up of simple strumming patterns. In this article we will show you how to play mud on the tires on guitar.

  • Tune your guitar to E minor
  • This can be done by matching the pitch of the sixth string to an E on a piano, or by using a tuner
  • Play the following progression in E minor: E-B-E-G-B-E
  • Strum each chord once before moving on to the next one
  • When you reach the B chord, bend the second string up two half steps using your first finger
  • Return to pitch by releasing the pressure on your finger while still holding down the other strings with your other fingers
  • For the G chord, use a slide technique similar to what you did for the B chord bend
  • Start with your first finger on the third fret of the sixth string and slide up two frets while strumming all six strings simultaneously
  • Release the pressure on your finger when you reach the fifth fret and let all six strings ring out until you’re ready to move on to the next chord
  • The last two chords in this progression are simply A and D major chords played in first position (meaning that you don’t have to do any fancy fingering)
  • Just hold down all six strings at their respective frets as indicated below and strum away!A major: 5th fret D major: 10th fret

Mud on the Tires Guitar Chords

Mud on the Tires is a song by Brad Paisley. The song was released in 2003 as the lead single from his album Mud on the Tires. The song peaked at number two on the Billboard Country chart and won Paisley the Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance in 2004.

The guitar chords for Mud on the Tires are A, D, E, and A.

-How Do I Tune My Guitar for Mud on the Tires

Mud on the Tires is a song by Brad Paisley. To tune your guitar for this song, you will need to use a capo on the second fret. The chords you will need to use are D, G, and Em.


In order to play Mud on the Tires on Guitar, you will need to tune your guitar to an open E tuning. To do this, you will need to lower the pitch of your low E string to D, and then lower the pitches of your A and D strings down to G and C respectively. Once your guitar is in open E tuning, you can begin playing the song by strumming all six strings simultaneously.

The main riff of the song consists of simply playing the notes E, G, C, and D in succession.

David V. Williamson

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