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Honey Bee Tab

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D# G# C# F# A# D#
#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

HONEY BEE
As recorded by Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
(From the 1984 Album COULDN'T STAND THE WEATHER)

Transcribed by Slowhand 
        

Words and Music by Stevie Ray Vaughan

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'SRV'

 Intro
  Q=120(8=s8)
  N.C.
 4/4
  Gtr I
   |-3-|  |-3-| |-3-|    |-3--|    |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
   E E E  E E E S S S  E E  E E    E E E E E E E E E E E E
|------7------9-7h8p7----7------|------5-7-6-5-3-5---------|
|----7---10-7---------10---10-7-|----5---------------------|
|-/8----------------------------|-/6-----------------------|
|-------------------------------|------------------7-5---7-|
|-------------------------------|----------------------7---|
|-------------------------------|--------------------------|


                                               1st Verse
  E  E7                   E
      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
  Q   E E E E E E E E E   E. S S S E E E E E    E E Q  Q  E E
|-0--/4-4-4-4-4-4-------|-0------------0-x-0-||-x-----------0-|
|-0--/3-3-3-3-3-3-------|-0------------0-x-0-||-x-----------0-|
|-1--/4-4-4-4-4-4-------|-1------------1-x-1-||-x-----------1-|
|-2---------------2-0---|-2------------2-x-2-||-x-----------2-|
|---------------------2-|----0-0h1-1-2-------||---------------|
|-----------------------|--------------------||---------------|


  E E Q  E E E E   E E Q  E E E E   E E Q  E E E E
|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|
|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|
|-x--------1-x-1-|-x--------1-x-1-|-x--------1-x-1-|
|-x--------2-x-2-|-x--------2-x-2-|-x--------2-x-2-|
|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|----------------|----------------|----------------|


  E E Q  E E E E   E E Q  E E E E   E E Q  H      H    E E E E
|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|-x-----------|---------------||
|-x--------0-x-0-|-x--------0-x-0-|-x-----------|---------------||
|-x--------1-x-1-|-x--------1-x-1-|-x-----------|---------------||
|-x--------2-x-2-|-x--------2-x-2-|-x-----------|---------------||
|----------------|----------------|-------------|---------------||
|----------------|----------------|-------------|--------0-3-4--||


 Chorus
  $
  A
  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---0-|-2-------------0-|---------------0-|---------------0--|
|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0-|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0-|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0-|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0--|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|


                                      B
                                                             |-3-|
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E Q  H      H    E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------|----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------|--------------3-||
|---------------0-|---------------0-|-------------|--------2-2S4---||
|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0-|-2-2-4-2-2-2-4-0-|-4-----------|----------------||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-2-----------|----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------|----------------||


 Guitar Solo
  E7
   |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|    |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-| |-3-|
   E E E  E E E  E E E  E E E    E 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------0---------|
|-/3-3-3-/3-3-3-/3-3-3-/3-3-3-|-/5---5-/5---5-/5---5-------|
|-/4-4-4-/4-4-4-/4-4-4-/4-4-4-|----------------------2p0---|
|-----------------------------|--------------------------2-|
|-----------------------------|----------------------------|
|-----------------------------|----------------------------|


                 To Coda
           |-3-|  |-3-|                      |--3--|
  E E Q    E E E  E E E    E E E.  S +E. S   E E   E
|---0------0-3-0---------|---0-----0-(0)-----0-----0-|
|-----3b5----------------|-----3b5-------3b4---3b4---|
|----------------\2p0----|---------------------------|
|---------------------2--|---------------------------|
|------------------------|---------------------------|
|-0----------------------|-0-------------------------|


  A
   |-3-|  |-3-| |--3--| |--3--|   |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |-3-|
   E E E  E E E E   E E E   E E   E   E E E   E E E   E E E E E
|------5------5-----5-5-----5-5-|-----5-------5-------5---------|
|----5------5-------5-5-----5-5-|-7b8---5-7b8---5-7b8---5-------|
|-/6-----/6-----7b9-----7b9-----|-------------------------2p0---|
|-------------------------------|-----------------------------2-|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|


  E
           |-3-|  |-3-|                  |--3--|
  E E Q    E E E  E E E   E E E.  S E. S E   E E
|---0------0------------|---0-----0-0--0-----0-0-|
|-----3b5----3-0--------|-----3b5-0-0--0-3b4-----|
|----------------\2p0---|------------------------|
|---------------------2-|------------------------|
|-----------------------|------------------------|
|-0---------------------|-0----------------------|


  B                                 A
   |-3-| |-3-| |--3---|     |-3-|    |-3-| |3| |-3-|
   E E E E E E E    E E     E E E    E E E Q E E E E E  E
|------7-9-8-7------7---------7-7-|----5-5-7-6---5--------|
|----7---------9b10---9b10----7-7-|----5-5---------8----0-|
|-/8-----------------------/8-----|-/6------------------0-|
|---------------------------------|------------------7\---|
|---------------------------------|-----------------------|
|---------------------------------|-----------------------|


  E
       |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|        |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
  E E  E E E E E E E E E   E. S E   E E E   E E E   E E
|-0----------------------|-0----------------------------|
|-0-0-/3-3-3-3-3-3-------|----0-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-|
|-1-0-/4-4-4-4-4-4-2p0---|------------------------------|
|-2--------------------2-|------------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------------|


  |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|   |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |-3-|
  E   E E E   E E E   E E E   E E   E   E E E   E E E   E E E E E
|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-|-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-3b5-0-0-------|
|---------------------------------|-------------------------2p0---|
|---------------------------------|-----------------------------2-|
|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|


                                                  A
      |--3--|      |-3-|   |-3-| |-3-|                           |-3-|
  e E E   E E Q    E E E   E E E E E E E Q  S S    E Q  S S E. S E E E
|---0---------3b5--3-0---|---------------0--0-0-|----0--0-0-0--0-0-0-0-|
|-----3b5-0-0----------0-|------------------0-0-|----5--5-5-5--5-5-5-5-|
|------------------------|-2p0------------------|-/6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6-6-|
|------------------------|-----2-0-1-2----------|----------------------|
|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
|-0----------------------|-------------0--------|----------------------|


  B                         E
  |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|        |--3--| |-3-| |-3-|
  E E E E E E E E E E E E   E. S E   E E E E E E E E
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------|-0--0-------0-------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------|-0--0-----0---3p0---------|
|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-2p0---|------2b4---------3-2p0---|
|-----------------------2-|------------------------2-|
|-------------------------|--------------------------|
|-------------------------|--------------------------|


              D.S. al Coda &
  |-3-|
  E E E S S S S S S S S Q
|--------------------------||
|--------------------------||
|--------------------------||
|-0-1-2-1h2p1h2p1h2p1h2----||
|--------------------------||
|--------------------------||


 Outro Guitar Solo
                          A
           |-3-|  |-3-|    |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
  E E Q    E E E  E E E    E E E E E E E E E E E E
|---0------0-0-0--------|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
|-----3b5----3------5-5-|-/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|----------------/6-----|-/6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-0---------------------|---------------------------|


  B                               E
  |-3-| |-3-|  |--3--|  |--3--|    |---3----|  |--3--|  |---3----|
  E E E E E E  E  E  E  E  E  E    E     E  E  E  E  E  E     E  E  E  E
|-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0-|-------12-12-12-12-12-------12-12-12-------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-14-14-14-14-14-14-|-------12-12-12-12-12-------12-12-12-15b17-|
|-8-8-8-8-8-8-------------------|-14b16----------------14b16----------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|


                        ~~~
   |--3--|                     |---3----|
   E  E  E  S  S  S  S  E.  S  E     E  E
|-12--------------------------------12-12-|
|----15-12--------------------------12-12-|
|----------15p14-12----12-----14b16-------|
|-------------------14-----14-------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|


   Q.      E  Q   S     S  S  S    Q.      E  S  S  E      +E    E
|-15b17---15-12-----------12----|---------12-15----17b19==(17)r-17b19-|
|----------------------12----12-|-15b17---------17--------------------|
|----------------14b16----------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|


   |--3--|      |-3-|                 |-3-|      |-3-|
   E  E  E  E E E E E E   E   +E  E   E E E E. S E E E
|-17p15-----------0-------0-|-(0)-----------0--0-0---0-|
|-------17----------0-3b5-0-|-(0)-----------0--0-0-0-0-|
|----------\2-0-------------|-----2b4r2p0--------------|
|---------------------------|-------------2------------|
|---------------------------|--------------------------|
|---------------0-----------|--------------------------|


  A                             B
   |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|    |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3--|
   E E E  E E E  E E E  E E E    E E E  E E E +E  E E E E
|----0-0----0-0----0-0----0-0-|----0-0-/9-9-9-(9)-8---7-7-|
|----5-5----5-5----5-5----5-5-|----7-7----7-------7---7---|
|-/6-----/6-----/6-----/6-----|-/8--------8---------8-----|
|-----------------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------------|---------------------------|


  E
  |-3-| |-3-|                |-3-| |-3-|
  E E E E E E +E  S S Q      E E E S S S E +E  S S E.  S
|-----------0-(0)----------|-0-----------------0-------0-|
|-----------0-(0)-3p0-3b5--|-0-3-0---------------0-3b5---|
|-2p0---0h1----------------|-------3-2p0-----------------|
|-----2--------------------|-------------2-(2)-----------|
|--------------------------|-----------------------------|
|--------------------------|-----------------------------|


  A
  |--3--|  |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|    |-3-|  |-3--| |-3--| |-3-|
  E   E E  E E E  E E E  E E E    E E E  E E  E E  E E E E E
|-3b4-0-0----0-0----0-0----0-0-|----0-0----0----0----0-------|
|------------0-0----0-0----0-0-|----0-0----0----0----0-------|
|---------/4-----/4-----/4-----|-/4-----/4---/4---/4---2p0---|
|------------------------------|---------------------------2-|
|------------------------------|-----------------------------|
|------------------------------|-----------------------------|


  E
  |-3-|      |-3-| |-3-|     |-3-|            |--3--|
  E E E Q    E E E S S S E   E E E E.  S E. S E   E E
|---0--------0-------------|---0-------0-0--0-----0-0-|
|-----0-3b5----3-0---------|-----0-3b5-0-0--0-3b5-----|
|------------------3p2p0---|--------------------------|
|------------------------2-|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|--------------------------|
|-0------------------------|-0------------------------|


  A                             B
   |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|  |-3-|     |--3--|   |--3--|   |--3--|  |--3--|
   E E E  E E E  E E E  E E E     E  E  E   E  E  E   E  E  E  E  E  E
|--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0-|-----------------------------------------|
|-/8-8-8-/8-8-8-/8-8-8-/8-8-8-|-/10-10-10-/10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-10-10S=|
|-/9-9-9-/9-9-9-/9-9-9-/9-9-9-|-/11-11-11-/11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-11-11S=|
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|


  E
   |--3--|  |--3--|  |--3--|  |--3--|
   E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
|-------------------------------------|
|-15-15-15-15-15-15S17-17-17-17-17-17-|
|-16-16-16-16-16-16S18-18-18-18-18-18-|
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|


                                             A
                                     ~~~~~~
   |---3----|  |---3----|
   E     E  E  E     E  E  E.     S  E  E     E  E      +Q    Q   Q
|-------12-12-------12-12------------------|-15-17b19==(17)--17--17---|
|-14b15-12-12-14b15-12-12-15b17==15-15-15r-|--------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|--------------------------|


                                              E
   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~            ~~~~~~
   |--3--|  |----3----|   |--3---|  |--3--|          |-3-| |-3-| |----3----|
   E  E  E  E      E  E  +E   E  E  E  E  E    E.  S E E E E E E S   +S  E E
|-17-17-17r17b18==17-17r(17)-17-17-19-17----|--------0-0-0-0-0-0-------------|
|----------------------------------------17-|-17--17-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------|
|-------------------------------------------|--------------------2b3r(2)p0---|
|-------------------------------------------|------------------------------2-|
|-------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|


                                A7               B7
  |-3-| |--3--|         |-3-|            |-3-|   |-3-| |-3-|
  E E E E   E E S S S S E E E   E Q  S S Q Q Q   Q Q Q Q Q Q
|---0-------------------------|---3--3p0-5-5-5-|-----2---2----|
|-----0-3b5-0-0---------------|---2--2p0-2-2-2-|--------------|
|---------------3p2p0---------|----------------|---2---2---2--|
|---------------------2-0-1-2-|----------------|--------------|
|-----------------------------|-0--------------|-2------------|
|-0---------------------------|----------------|--------------|


  E                          F9E9
             |-3-|
  E Q    S S E E E E E   E E E E +H       +H.      S S E
|---3b5--0-------------|-----8-7-(7)----|-(7)-------------*|
|----------0-----------|-----8-7-(7)----|-(7)-------------*|
|------------3p2p0-----|-----7-6-(6)----|-(6)-------------*|
|------------------2-0-|-----7-6-(6)----|-(6)-------------*|
|----------------------|-7---8-7-(7)----|-(7)------7-7-7--*|
|-0--------------------|---0---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 -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

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