Every Day I Have The Blues

B.b. King

Genero: Pop

Tablatura

EVERY DAY I HAVE THE BLUES

As recorded by B.B. King
(From the 1956 Album SINGIN' THE BLUES)


Words and Music by Aaron & Milton Sparks
Arranged by B.B. King
Transcribed by Slowhand


Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'B.B. King - Electric Guitar'


Intro
Q=106(8=s8)
N.C.
4/4
Gtr I
|-3-| |--3---| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] Q E E E E E Q W E E E E E E E E E E E
|-------------6------|----------|--------6-----8-6---6-8-6-|
|-----------6---9----|----------|------6---9-6-----6-------|
|------8b10----------|----------|-8b10---------------------|
|--------------------|----------|--------------------------|
|--------------------|----------|--------------------------|
|--------------------|----------|--------------------------|[/tab]


|-3-| |---3---| |-3-|
[tab] E E E E E E E +E E E E
|-8b9-6-8-6--------------------|
|-----------9-6----------------|
|---------------8b10-(8)-8-6---|
|----------------------------8-|
|------------------------------|
|------------------------------|[/tab]


[tab] E E Q Q E E E E E E E E E E
|-------------9b9.5-|---9b9.5---9b9.5-9b9.5-6------|
|-------------8b8.5-|---8b8.5---8b8.5-8b8.5---6----|
|-6-8---------------|------------------------------|
|-------------------|---------------------------8--|
|-------------------|------------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------------|[/tab]


|-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] E E Q Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q
|---------------|-----6-----8-------6---|--------9b9.5-6---------|
|-6-6-----------|---6---9-6-----6-9---6-|--------8b8.5-----------|
|-6-7---------6-|-7---------------------|-8b10-------------------|
|---------------|-----------------------|------------------8-----|
|---------------|-----------------------|------------------------|
|---------------|-----------------------|------------------------|[/tab]


[tab] E Q. E E E E a E E Q Q E E W
|---9b9.5---9b9.5-6-----|----------------6\-|------||
|---8b8.5---8b8.5---6---|---6------------6\-|------||
|-----------------------|-6h7---------------|------||
|---------------------8-|-----8\------------|------||
|-----------------------|-------------------|------||
|-----------------------|-------------------|------||[/tab]


1st Verse
N.C.
|--3---| |---3----| |-3-|
[tab] W W Q E E E E E E +E E E E E E E Q Q
|----------|----------|-----------6----------------|-----------------|
|----------|----------|---------6---9-6----------6-|-----------6-----|
|----------|----------|----8b10---------8b10-(8)---|-8-6---6-7-------|
|----------|----------|----------------------------|-----8-----------|
|----------|----------|----------------------------|-----------------|
|----------|----------|----------------------------|-----------------|[/tab]


Eb9 N.C.
|--3---| |-3-|
[tab] H Q E E +Q Q H Q E E E E E E +Q
|-----------6-|-(6)----------|-----------6-----8b9-(8)--|
|-----------6-|-(6)----------|---------6---9-6----------|
|-----------6-|-(6)----------|----8b10------------------|
|-----------5-|-(5)----------|--------------------------|
|-----------6-|-(6)----------|--------------------------|
|-------------|--------------|--------------------------|[/tab]


F9 Eb9
|-3-| |-3-|
[tab] E E E E E E Q Q H Q E E Q Q H
|-6-----------------|---------8---|--6-----------|
|---6---------6-----|---------8---|--6-----------|
|-----8---6-7-------|---------8---|--6-----------|
|-------8-----------|---------7---|--5-----------|
|-------------------|---------8-6-|-(6)----------|
|-------------------|-------------|--------------|[/tab]


2nd Verse
N.C.
|-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E H W W
|------------6-----8-6-|-8b9-6----------||----------|------|
|----------6---8-6-----|-------8-6------||----------|------|
|------6-7-------------|----------------||----------|------|
|----------------------|----------------||----------|------|
|----------------------|----------------||----------|------|
|----------------------|----------------||----------|------|[/tab]


Eb7
|--3---| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--|
[tab] Q E E E E E E E E E Q E E a E +Q Q H Q E E
|-----------6-----8-6-----|----------------------|-------------|
|---------6---9-6-----6-6-|-8b9--6---------------|---------4---|
|----8b10-----------------|--------8-6h7-(7)-----|---------6---|
|-------------------------|----------------------|---------5---|
|-------------------------|----------------------|-----------6-|
|-------------------------|----------------------|-------------|[/tab]


N.C.
|--3---| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] Q Q H Q E E E E E E E E E E +E Q H
|--------------|-----------6-----8-6---6-|-9b10-(9)---------|
|--4-----------|---------6---9-6-----6---|------------------|
|--6-----------|----8b10-----------------|------------------|
|--5-----------|-------------------------|------------------|
|-(6)----------|-------------------------|------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|------------------|[/tab]


F7 Eb7 N.C.
|-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] H Q E E Q Q H Q E E E E E E E E E
|-------------|------------|----------6-----8-6----|
|-------------|------------|--------6---9-6-----6--|
|---------8---|-6----------|----6-7----------------|
|---------7---|-5----------|-----------------------|
|---------8-6-|-6----------|-----------------------|
|-------------|------------|-----------------------|[/tab]


Guitar Solo
N.C.
|--3---| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] Q E E Q E E E E Q H E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-9b10-------------||----------------|--------6-----8-6-----6-----|
|-------9-8-6--8-6-||------6---------|------6---9-6-----6-9---6---|
|--------------8---||-8b10-----------|-8b10---------------------8-|
|------------------||----------------|----------------------------|
|------------------||----------------|----------------------------|
|------------------||----------------|----------------------------|[/tab]


|-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] a E E +Q Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E S S S E E E E Q E
|-----6-(6)\---------|-----6-----8-6-----6-8-9-|-8-6h8p6---6-8-8b9------|
|---6-6-(6)\---------|---6---9-6-----6-9-------|---------8--------------|
|-6h7--------------6-|-7-----------------------|------------------------|
|--------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
|--------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|
|--------------------|-------------------------|------------------------|[/tab]


|-3-| |-3-|
[tab] E E Q E E E E E E Q H E E E E E E E E E E
|---9-9--9b9.5-6-----|---6\---------|-----------6-------------|
|--------8b8.5---6---|-6-6\---------|-------------9-6-9b9.5-6-|
|--------------------|-6-7\---------|-----6-7-----------------|
|------------------8-|--------------|---8---------------------|
|--------------------|--------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------|--------------|-------------------------|[/tab]


|--3---| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] E E E E E E E E E E E
|--------6-----8-6-----6---|
|------6---9-6-----6-9---6-|
|-8b10---------------------|
|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|[/tab]


[tab] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----9b9.5---9b9.5---9b9.5-9b9.5-6-|-6------------------------|
|-(6)-8b8.5---8b8.5---8b8.5-8b8.5-6-|---/11-11-11-11-11-11-11--|
|-----------------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|--------------------------|[/tab]


[tab] 3rd Verse
N.C.
~~~~~~~~~~~
E E E E +E E Q W W W
|------------------------||-----------|----------|------|
|-11-11-11-11-(11)-------||-----------|----------|------|
|------------------10----||-----------|----------|------|
|------------------------||-----------|----------|------|
|------------------------||-----------|----------|------|
|------------------------||-----------|----------|------|[/tab]


|--3---|
[tab] W W W Q E E E S E S +E E
|----------|----------|----------|-----------6-----8-(8)-6--|
|----------|----------|----------|-------------9-6-8-(8)----|
|----------|----------|----------|------8b10----------------|
|----------|----------|----------|--------------------------|
|----------|----------|----------|--------------------------|
|----------|----------|----------|--------------------------|[/tab]


[tab] F7 Eb7
|-3-|
E E E E E a E E Q H Q e E Q Q H
|-9b10-6----------------|-------------|------------|
|--------9-6------------|-------------|------------|
|------------8-6h7------|---------8---|-6----------|
|-----------------------|---------7---|-5----------|
|-----------------------|---------8---|-6----------|
|-----------------------|-------------|------------|[/tab]


4th Verse
N.C. Bb
|-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E +Q Q E e Q Q E E
|----------6-----8-6-6-|-9b10-6-------------||----------------|
|--------6---9-6-8-----|--------8-6-(6)-----||---6-------6----|
|----6-7---------------|--------------------||---7-------7----|
|----------------------|--------------------||---8-------8----|
|----------------------|--------------------||----------------|
|----------------------|--------------------||----------------|[/tab]


[tab] D7
Q Q H E E E E +E E E E +E E Q H H Q Q
|-6----------|--------------------|---------------|-------------|
|-6----------|---6---6-(6)-6---/6-|-(6)-6---------|-------------|
|-7----------|---7---7-(7)-7---/7-|-(7)-7---------|---------5---|
|-8----------|---8---8-(8)-8---/8-|-(8)-8---------|---------4---|
|------------|--------------------|---------------|---------5---|
|------------|--------------------|---------------|-------------|[/tab]


Eb7sus4 N.C.
|-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
[tab] H H Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E +E E Q W
|-----------|----------6-----8-8s|=10-6-----6-(6)-6----|------|
|-----------|--------6---8-6-----|------8-6---------8--|------|
|-6---------|----6-7-------------|---------------------|------|
|-6---------|--------------------|---------------------|------|
|-6---------|--------------------|---------------------|------|
|-----------|--------------------|---------------------|------|[/tab]


[tab] Bb7 Bb9
TP
W Q E E E E E E E E Q H Q Q H
|----------|------6------------|---------------|-13----------*|
|----------|--------9-6------6-|---------/6----|-13----------*|
|----------|------------8b10---|-6-7-----/7----|-13----------*|
|----------|-------------------|-----8\--/6----|-------------*|
|----------|-------------------|---------------|-------------*|
|----------|-------------------|---------------|-------------*|[/tab]


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for. Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests. Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for. Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
h - hammer-on
p - pull-off
b - bend
pb - pre-bend
r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
/\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
s - legato slide
S - shift slide
- natural harmonic
[n] - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
~ - vibrato
tr - trill
T - tap
TP - trem. picking
PM - palm muting
/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
- tremolo bar down
n/ - tremolo bar up
/n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip
= - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
<> - volume swell (louder/softer)
x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
| - bar
|| - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*| - double bar (ending)
: - bar (freetime)
$ - Segno
& - Coda
Tempo markers - = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths