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Zak Ward Toledo, Ohio Solo Acoustic Artist


Acoustic Version of Stuck in the middle with you

Acoustic Version of Stuck in the middle with you

Stuck in the middle with you is a crowd pleasing favorite. I don’t get requests for this song, but when you do play it, people start to figure out who the clowns and the jokers are right away. This typically The lyrics simply tell a story of a person that,[…]

Acoustic version of steal my kisses

Acoustic Version of Steal my Kisses

Here is Zak Wards acoustic version of Steal My Kisses by Ben Harper. This song is very enjoyable and has a warm reminiscence of summer time. Not to mention, Steal my kisses has only 3 solid chords and they are listed below. Typically people do not recognize this song till[…]

acoustic version of fat bottom girls

Acoustic version of Fat bottom girls by Queen

Fat bottom girls is (so far) the easiest popular song Queen does. To take edge of the very high Freddie Mercury vocal, I sing this an octave below. This is also helpful if you are in need of a fun low-register song. Queen does get requested from time to time[…]

Acoustic version of walls by tom petty

Acoustic version of walls by Tom Petty

So the reason that I have Walls in my set list is because Petty fans really enjoy it. Not to mention Walls is from my favorite Tom Petty album “She’s the one”. Tom Petty is one of the most requested artist that I have ran into. As for people who[…]

Start an acoustic group

Should I start a solo or acoustic group?

Have you considered starting an acoustic project? In this video, Zak gives 5 reasons to start an acoustic project. The reason this question is being purposed is based on opportunities. No, not just for financial reasons. Here is a breakdown of this video. #1 Less or no drama in an[…]

Acoustic Version of Norwegian wood

Acoustic version of Norwegian Wood by The Beatles

I think it is safe to say that Beatles requests are very common. I always have at least 10 Beatles songs ready to please. Norwegian wood happens to be one of my favorite to preform. I use the octave bar chord technique to play the lead riff. This song is[…]

Acoustic Version of Hurt by Nine Inch Nails

Acoustic Version of Hurt by Nine Inch Nails NIN

Nine Inch Nails does not get a lot of requests. However, they have had a large impact on music that it does come up. Or sometimes people try to through you a curve ball to see if you have game. As mentioned in the video, people do recognize Hurt from[…]

Acoustic Version Of No Rain Blind Melon

Acoustic Version Of No Rain by Blind Melon (Video)

*** This is one of the first videos I have done to get off the runway. Any comments and suggestions are welcome to make this video series better is welcomed. I will, more than likely, re-shoot this video in the future. *** Here is my acoustic version of No Rain[…]