Old Time Rock & Roll

Discussion in 'Tablature [BG]' started by Robert Spencer, Mar 3, 2014.


  1. Robert Spencer

    Robert Spencer

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    Anyone willing to furnish tabs for 50`s style R&R songs? Preferably 12 bar in E. Thanks
     
  2. funkybass

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    Do you have song suggestions? I'd be willing to tab some out if I had song names.
     
  3. nashvillebill

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    Whew, for a minute I thought you were asking for the tab for the Bob Seger tune.
     
  4. obimark

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    I would vote for anything by The Platters- GREAT stuff!! My Prayer, Great Pretender, Only You. Would love to see these.
    One thing I noticed about 50s R&R, it's not always a typical 12 bar blues form sometimes there are some off things thrown in. Maybe the 12 bar form was still being formalized at that point and there was still a jazz influence?
     
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  6. PlayTheBass

    PlayTheBass aka Mac Daddy Supporting Member

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    lol I had the exact same bad feeling!
     

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