Fret-Buzz: This Charming Man

Difficulty: Medium | Guitar used: Fender Telecaster | Tuning: Standard

The Smith’s second single is perhaps one of their most iconic songs. Johnny Marr’s distinctive opening riff being the feature of this Frett-Buzz article. The jangly guitar sound requires a single coil equipped guitar with the bridge pickup selected and plenty of reverb to replicate the double tracking on the record.

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