• Song:

    Hey Joe

  • Artist:

    Jimi Hendrix

  • Album:

    BBC Sessions

This is a really simple song and im pretty sure its perfect. Its all in the Em pentatonic scale (except the chromatic bit after the solo) and is pretty cool to play round with, improvise and change bits etc.

Feel free to correct it n stuff ? Foz (foznessmonster@hotmial.com)

^= bend up a full tone   / and  = slide up or down

 Intro 

 |0---0-----------------|--0---------------------|-------------------|
 |3-/-5--3-------------|--0---------------------|-------------------|
 |----------4--2-p-0---|----------------------4-|-------7-------7---|
 |--------------------2-|--------------5---4-2-2-|-7-h-9---7-h-9---7-|
 |----------------------|------4-/-5---5---4-2-2-|-------------------|
 |----------------------|0---0-------0---0-------|-------------------|


 Verse
  C               G               D               A
 |--------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
 |--------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
 |5-5-5-------5-|---------------|-3-3-3-------7-|---------------|
 |5-5-5-------5-|-5-5-5-------5-|-3-3-3-------7-|-3-3-3-------7-|
 |3-3-3-5-/-7---|-5-5-5-------5-|-5-5-5-7-/-9---|-3-3-3-------7-|
 |--------------|-3-3-3-5-/-7---|---------------|-5-5-5-7-/-9---|


 (E7raised9 ? N.B you could just play Emaj instead)
 |----------|-----------0-------------------|
 |--8-8-8-8-|-------------------------------|
 |--7-7-7-7-|-------------------------------|
 |--6-6-6-6-|---0---------------0-------0---|
 |--7-7-7-7-|-2---2-------0-h-2---0-h-2---0-|
 |0---------|-------3-0---------------------|


 Solo

  ^           ^              ^           ^
 |---12--------------------|----12----------------------------------
 |15----15-12--------------|-15----15-12----12-----------------12---
 |------------14-p-12---12-|-------------14----14-12-/-14-12---12---
 |-------------------14----|--------------------------------14----14
 |-------------------------|----------------------------------------
 |-------------------------|----------------------------------------


                             ^  ^  ^           ^ hold----|
 -------------------------|----------12-15-12------------------------------
 12-----------------------|-15-15-15-12-15-12---12-15----12----------------
 12-----------------12----|-------------------14------14-------------14-12-
 -----------12-h-14-12-14-|----------------------------------12-/-14-------
 ---12-/-14---------------|------------------------------------------------
 -------------------------|------------------------------------------------

  ^        ^     ^ hold----| ^     
 ------12-15-12-------12-------------|----------------------|
 ---12-------------15----15----------|----------------------|
 14-------------14----------14-12----|-----------------12---|
 ---------------------------------14-|---------12-h-14----14|
 ------------------------------------|-12-/-14--------------|
 ------------------------------------|----------------------|

 Bit after solo

 |--------------------------------|-----------|
 |--------------------------------|---8-8-8-8-|
 |--------------------------------|---7-7-7-7-|
 |--------------------------------|---6-6-6-6-|
 |3---------2-3-4-5---------4-5-6-|---7-7-7-7-|
 |--0-1-2-3---------2-3-4-5-------|-0---------|
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