Fifty years ago this Thanksgiving, in 1965, Arlo Guthrie drove to the Berkshires to have dinner with friends…and the rest is music history. Check out the above ukulele cover of “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree,” arranged by Phil Hendricks, who provides a video lesson on how to play it.


Read more about the classic Thanksgiving song in this interview with Guthrie from our sister publication Acoustic Guitar.

Happy Thanksgiving!