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BB King Licks 1 - 5 - Sam Lay (2)
 Key E - 4/4 Time
 Arranged By Sam Lay
 Audio File From Tutorial
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Lick 1
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    E                  E
     _    __            __ ___ __
    | |  |  |   |  |   |  |   |  | | |   |
e|-------------------|------------------12-|
B|-------------------|---------------------|
G|----9----11b(11)b--|-9h-11p-9----9-9v----|
D|s11---11-----------|----------11---------|
A|-------------------|---------------------|
E|-------------------|---------------------|

    E                 E
     ___       _
    |   |  |  | | |
e|------------------|------------------|
B|------------------|------------------|
G|-11s-13-11-11-9---|------------------|
D|------------------|------------------|
A|------------------|------------------|
E|------------------|------------------|

Lick 2
------
    A                A                                        
     _ _   _ __ _     _ _   _ __ _   __
    | | | | |  | |   | | | | |  | | |  | |
e|--5--------------|-5---------------------|
B|----8-5----------|---8-5-----------------|
G|--------7-5h-6---|-------7-5h-6----------|
D|---------------7-|--------------7------7-|
A|-----------------|----------------7s-9---|
E|-----------------|-----------------------|

   E                  E
                       ___    _     
                      |   |  | | | |
e|-----------------|-12\-------------|
B|-----------------|-----7br-7-5-----|
G|-----------------|-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|

Lick 3
------
   B                                A
     ___ __     __ ___            ___ __ ___        ___ 
    |   |  |   |  |   |   |  |   |   |  |   |   |  |   |
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
B|-10h-12-10h-12-10h-12-(12)---|-8h-10--8h-10-(10)-8h-10-|
G|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|-------------------------|

   E                  E
    ___
   |   | |            |   |   |  |
e|-----------------|-12\-----------|
B|-7br-7-5---------|-----p7r-(7)-5-|
G|-----------------|---------------|
D|-----------------|---------------|
A|-----------------|---------------|
E|-----------------|---------------|


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Start of the Second 12 Bars:

Lick 4
------
   E
           _   _ _        __ 
       |  | | | | |  |   |  | | | |
e|12\-----------3-5s-7-|-3h-4-------|
B|----p7r-5-5-5--------|------5-----|
G|---------------------|------------|
D|---------------------|------------|
A|---------------------|------------|
E|---------------------|------------|

Lick 5
------
    E                     E
     _       __ __         _    __
    | | |   |  |  |   |   | |  |  | |  |
e|----------------------|----------------|
B|----------10-12-------|----------------|
G|----9-11b------p11r-9-|----------------|
D|s11-------------------|11-9------------|
A|----------------------|-----11s-9-7v---|
E|----------------------|----------------|
        
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BB King Licks 1 - 5 - Sam Lay

Please visit Sam Lay’s Tutorial for the original tab, full lesson, audio file and complete breakdown of this arrangement.

The Tab file here is my own work and represents my interpretation of the song. Tab files with reference to any artist are not meant to be actual transcriptions of copyrighted material. All rights belong to the copyright holders.

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BB King Licks 1 - 5 - Sam Lay
BB King Licks 1 - 5

Here’s a sample Lick from BB King in the E Major Pentatonic scale. So, have fun!

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Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 5/26/2013
Audio: Sam Lay’s Tutorial
Rated: (2)
Views: 1365
MyTab: 563 downloads
Genre: Licks