Some readers may be surprised to learn that the ripping solo in “Taxman” was played by Paul McCartney, but in fact, the Beatle bassist provided a handful of standout guitar moments on the band’s recordings. “Back in the USSR,” “The End,” and “Good Morning Good Morning” are just a few examples.
But back to “Taxman.” Joe over at Reverb.com was kind enough to break down this unconventional solo, and lays it out in the video below. Give it a shot!
Learn Paul McCartney’s Ripping Guitar Solo from the Beatles’ “Taxman”
Source: Guitar Aficionado