Dont Fear The Reaper

Blue Oyster Cult

" (Don't Fear) The Reaper " is a song by the American rock band Blue Öyster Cult from their 1976 album, Agents of Fortune. The song, written and sung by the band's lead guitarist Donald "Buck Dharma" Roeser, deal with eternal love and the inevitability of death. Dharma wrote the song while picturing an early death for himself.Released as an edited single, the song was Blue Öyster Cult's biggest chart success, reaching #7 in Cash Box and #12 on the Billboard Hot 100 in late 1976. Additionally, critical reception was mainly positive and, in 2004, "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" was listed at number 405 on the Rolling Stone list of the top 500 songs of all time.

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Lesson Plan

Intro - Verse
3 Parts
Pre Chorus
5 Parts
Solo 1,2,4
2 Parts
Interlude
8 Parts
Solo 3
5 Parts
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acoustic

GUITAR TUNING

EADGBE

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