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One more question About The Major Pentonic scale

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Bluez Dawg, Jan 25, 2006.


  1. Ok one of the teachers who is the store onwer told me that if you play with out the G octave, you will be playing mygirl, what did he mean by that? Just the opeing riff?, and nothing else?
     
  2. dlloyd

    dlloyd zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

    Apr 21, 2004
    Scotland
    I'm pretty sure you need the octave G, but yes, it's the opening riff.

    -----------------0-----------
    ------------0-2--------------
    -------0-2-------------------
    -3---------------------------
     
  3. Whats the whole song for my girl?
     
  4. middlebit

    middlebit

    Sep 10, 2005
    København
    Chords and lyrics:
    C F C
    I've got sunshine on a cloudy day
    C F C
    And when it's cold outside, I've got the month of May

    CHORUS:
    C Dm F G
    I guess you say,
    C Dm F G
    What can make me feel this way?
    C
    My girl...
    F G7
    Talkin' 'bout my girl

    I've got so much honey the birds envy me
    I've got a sweeter song (baby), than the birds and the bees
    (Chorus)

    I don't need no money, fortune or fame
    I've got all the riches, baby, one man can claim
    (Chorus)

    Bass:

    Verse/ Chorus
    G|------------------------------------------7--10---
    D|-----------------7--10-----------7--10----------
    A|----------7--10---------8---10------------------
    E|--8---10-------------------------------------------

    Lead Into Chorus
    G|-------------------------------------------------
    D--------------------------------------------------
    A|---------------------------8----8----10-----10--
    E|--8----8----10----10----------------------------
    I Bet You Say

    G|--------------------------------------------------------
    D|--------------------------------------------------------
    A|--------------------------12----10----8----10------
    E|--8------8----10--------------------------------------
    what can make me feel this way?


    Guitar:

    e|-------------|-------------|-----------1-|-----------1-|
    B|-----------1-|-----------1-|-------1-3---|-------1-3---|
    G|-------0-2---|-------0-2---|---0-2-------|---0-2-------|
    D|---0-2-------|---0-2-------|-3-----------|-3-----------|
    A|-3-----------|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|
    E|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

    Google.com is an excellent search engine for this kind of stuff, dude.I just search on 'my girl tabs' and this is the first that came up. So go get 'em!
     
  5. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    This isn't the TAB section, but the bass never doubles the guitar on My Girl. The opening bass riff is also very important. I recommend buying the tune.
     
  6. Thank you guys.