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                                 HIGHWAY PATROL
                           As recorded by Junior Brown
                       (From the 1993 Album GUIT WITH IT)

Transcribed by Brian Murtagh

Gtr I (E A D G B E)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXPJJUzO-mk&feature=related
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junior_Brown


 Intro
  Q=140
 4/4
  Gtr I
                   PM--|   PM------------|   PM----|
  H    E E E E     E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|--------------||------------------|------------------||
|--------------||o-------2---------|-------2---------o||
|--------2-----||--------2---------|-------2----------||
|--------2-----||------2-----------|-----2------------||
|--------------||o-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0-----------o||
|----------3-4-||----------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3-4--||


    PM--|   PM------------|   PM------------|   PM------------|   PM----|
    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
||o-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2----------|
||--------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2----------|
||------2-----------|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|-----2------------|
||o-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---0-0-3-4--|
||----------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|------------------|


  PM-|   PM----------------------------------|   PM------------|   PM--|
  Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E   +E
|------2--------------|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|------1--------------|------1---------|-------2---------|-------2-------------|
|----2----------------|----2-2---------|-------2---------|-------2-------------|
|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|-----2-----------|-----2---------------|
|---------------------|----------------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---------------|
|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3b4-(3)-|


  PM-|     PM------------|   PM----|                       PM--|
  Q  E E E E Q        Q  E E E E E E   q  H.        H    E E E E
|-------------------|----------------|------------|--------------|
|-------------------|----------------|-2----------|--------------|
|----1-1------------|----1-1---------|-2----------|--------------|
|----2-2------------|----2-2---------|-2----------|--------------|
|----2--------------|----2-----------|-0----------|--------------|
|-0--------0-3b3.5--|-0------0-0-3-4-|------------|--------0-3-4-|


  1.
  Q  Q  E     +E  E E   Q  E. S E E E E
|---------------------|------------------||
|---------------------|-----------------o||
|---------------------|------------------||
|---------------------|-0--0--2-0--------||
|-0--0--3b3.5-(3)-0-0-|-----------3-0---o||
|---------------------|---------------3--||


                                    Chorus
  2.
                                     PM-|   PM--------------------------|
  Q  q    E e   E E   +H     Q  Q    Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E
|-------------------|--------------|------2--------------|----------------|
|-------------------|--------------|------1--------------|------1---------|
|-------------------|--------------|----2----------------|----2-2---------|
|-------------------|--------------|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|
|-0--3b4--5-3b4---0-|-(0)----3--4--|---------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|--------------|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|


  PM--|   PM------------|   PM-----------|   PM--------------------------|
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|------2--------------|----------------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|------1--------------|------1---------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|----2----------------|----2-2---------|
|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|
|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---0-0-3-4-|---------------------|----------------|
|---------0-0-3-4-|-----------------|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|


              Guitar Break
                      PM--|
  q  H.        H    E E E E
|------------|--------------|
|-2----------|--------------|
|-2----------|--------------|
|-2----------|--------------|
|-0----------|--------------|
|------------|--------0-3-4-|


  Q  E. S     Q  E     +E    Q  E. S     E E     E E
|--------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------------|-0--0--------0-----------|
|-0--0--------0--3b3.5-(3)-|-------3b3.5---3b3.5-0---|
|-------3b3.5--------------|-----------------------3-|


                                ~
  Q.   Q     +Q   a a E   +E  E Q  E E E   +E
|-----------------x-----|----------------------|
|-------------------x---|----------------------|
|------4b6===(4)------4r|=(4)---2--------------|
|-----------------------|-----4----4-2---------|
|-0---------------------|--------------3b4-(3)-|
|-----------------------|----------------------|


  Q  E. S Q  E. S   Q  E. S E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0--0----0--0----|-0--0----0-1p0---|
|-0-----3-------3-|-------3-------3-|
|-----------------|-----------------|


                                ~
  Q.   Q     +Q   a a E   +E  E Q  E E Q
|-----------------x-----|------------------|
|-------------------x---|------------------|
|------4b6===(4)------4r|=(4)---2----------|
|-----------------------|-----4----4-2-----|
|-0---------------------|--------------4\--|
|-----------------------|------------------|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|---2s1---1s2---2s|=1---0--------------|
|-----------------|---------4p0-3b3.5--|
|-0-----0-----0---|---0---0------------|


  Q  Q  E E     +E  E   +Q   +E  Q  E E E
|---------------------|----------5--------|
|---------------------|----------5--------|
|----2----------------|-------------6-7-8-|
|-------0-------------|-------------------|
|-0-------3b3.5-(3)-0-|-(0)--(0)----------|
|---------------------|-------------------|


  PM----------------------------|
  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   a     +E  +S  S E a E +E  E  E  E
|---------5-----5---------5-----5-|------------------------------------|
|-5---5-----5-----5---------5-----|-7b7.5-(7)r(7)p5---5-5-(5)---(5)----|
|---8---8-----8-----8-5h8-----8---|-7b8---(7)r(7)p5---5h6-(6)-6--5-----|
|---------------------------------|-----------------7---------7-----7--|
|---------------------------------|------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|------------------------------------|


  PM----------------------------|
  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S E E a E +Q   E S S
|---------5-----5---------5-----5-|------------------------|
|-----5-----5---5-5-------5-----5-|-7p5-----5-5-(5)--------|
|-5h8---8-----8-----8-5-8---5h8---|-----5---5h6-(6)--------|
|---------------------------------|-------7----------7-----|
|---------------------------------|--------------------0h3-|
|---------------------------------|------------------------|


                  \1______|
  Q  E     E +Q   Q      +Q   E E E E E E
|----------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------|--------------------|
|----------------------|--------------------|
|-0--------0-(0)-------|--------------------|
|----3b3.5-0-(0)-------|------0-3-0---------|
|-----------------0----|-(0)--------2-2-2s==|


                                 \1___/
  Q  Q   E E E E   +Q   Q  E E E a   +E
|----------------|-----------------------|
|----------------|-----------------------|
|--------------2-|-(2)-------------------|
|----------2-4---|------4--0-2-----------|
|----0--/4-------|-----------------------|
|-5--------------|---------------0---(0)-|


                  \1______\0.5______\0.5______\0.5________
  Q  E Q  E E E   E   +E  E     +E  E     +E  E     +E
|---------------|----------------------------------------|
|---------------|----------------------------------------|
|---------------|----------------------------------------|
|---------------|----------------------------------------|
|---------------|----------------------------------------|
|-0--0-0--0-0-0-|-0---(0)-0-----(0)-0-----(0)-0-----(0)--|


  \3.5____________________________________|
  a     Q  E E +E  E E E   Q  E E +E  E E E
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|-0-----0--0-0-(0)-0-0-0-|-0--0-0-(0)-0-0-0-|


 Verse
  PM--|   PM------------|   PM------------|   PM------------|   PM----|
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|-------2---------|
|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|
|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---0-0-3-4-|
|---------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|-----------------|


  PM-|   PM----------------------------------|   PM------------|   PM--|
  Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E   +E
|------2--------------|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|------1--------------|------1---------|-------2---------|-------2-------------|
|----2----------------|----2-2---------|-------2---------|-------2-------------|
|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|-----2-----------|-----2---------------|
|---------------------|----------------|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---------------|
|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|---------0-0-3-4-|---------0-0-3b4-(3)-|


  PM-|     PM------------|   PM----|
  Q  E E E E Q        Q  E E E E E E   q  H.        H    E E E     +E
|-------------------|----------------|------------|--------------------|
|-------------------|----------------|-2----------|--------------------|
|----1-1------------|----1-1---------|-2----------|--------------------|
|----2-2------------|----2-2---------|-2----------|--------------------|
|----2--------------|----2-----------|-0----------|--------------------|
|-0--------0-3b3.5--|-0------0-0-3-4-|------------|--------0-3b3.5-(3)-|


                                    Out-Chorus
                                     PM-|   PM--------------------------|
  Q  Q  E E     E E   +H     Q  Q    Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E
|-------------------|--------------|------2--------------|----------------|
|-------------------|--------------|------1--------------|------1---------|
|-------------------|--------------|----2----------------|----2-2---------|
|-------0-----------|--------------|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|
|-0--3----3b3.5---0-|-(0)----3--4--|---------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|--------------|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|


  PM--|   PM------------|   PM-----------|   PM--------------------------|
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  E E E E E    +E    Q  E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|------2--------------|----------------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|------1--------------|------1---------|
|-------2---------|-------2---------|----2----------------|----2-2---------|
|-----2-----------|-----2-----------|-0--0---0-0----------|-0--0---0-0-----|
|-0-0-0-----------|-0-0-0---0-0-3-4-|---------------------|----------------|
|---------0-0-3-4-|-----------------|------------2pb3r(2)-|------------3-4-|


                                                           \0.5______\1_______
                      PM--|
  q  H.        H    E E E E   Q  q    E e   E E   +Q   E E E     +E  E   +E
|------------|--------------|-------------------|----------------------------|
|-2----------|--------------|-------------------|----------------------------|
|-2----------|--------------|-------------------|----------------------------|
|-2----------|--------------|-------------------|----------------------------|
|-0----------|--------------|-0--3b4--5-3b4---0-|-(0)--0-0-0-----(0)-0---(0)-|
|------------|--------0-3-4-|-------------------|----------------------------|


  \2.5___|
             PM--------------------------|
  a     +Q   E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|------------------------|-----------------|
|------------------------|-----------------|
|------------1-1-----1-1-|-----1-1-----1-1-|
|------------2-2-----2-2-|-----2-2-----2-2-|
|-0-----(0)--2-2-----2-2-|-----2-2-----2-2-|
|----------------0-0-----|-0-0-----0-0-----|


  Q  E E E E E E   Q  q   H       +W
|----------------|--------------|--------*|
|----------------|-------(2)----|-(2)----*|
|----------------|----1---2-----|-(2)----*|
|--------0-------|----2---2-----|-(2)----*|
|-0--3p0---3p0---|-0--2---0-----|-(0)----*|
|--------------3-|----0---0-----|-(0)----*|


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
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - 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 - E/E./Q/Q./H/H. = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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robremlap 10 wrote on January 6 2016, 04:19 pm

I know this song well playing the chords, but I tried playing these tabs and it didnt sound like the song. I guess I'll stick to just the chords for now they sound better.

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