String Theory - Using an Augmented Chord in a Major Key
From Guitar World September 2019
String Theory by Jimmy Brown
BENDING THE RULES
Using an augmented chord in a major key
Guitar World’s Jimmy Brown demonstrates additional examples of interesting ways in which composers and songwriters have put this painfully sweet chord to great use, including its application in a major key, which bends the rules of traditional harmony by borrowing an “outside” note from the parallel minor key.