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. If you’re curious, here are six of ‘em[1].

But back to “Taxman.” Joe over at[2] was kind enough to break down this unconventional solo, and lays it out in the video below. Give it a shot!


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