Los Lonely Boys - Superman tab version 1

Band:       Los Lonely Boys
Album:      Forgiven
Song Title: Superman

- The solo's and improv's are in Eb Pentatonic Minor and Eb Blues. Henry hits flat 5ths 
7ths here a la Stevie Ray Vaughan. Descending 3-note intervals are also frequently used 
this song.

- Send me an e-mail if you want a transcription of this in standard tuning.

Enjoy!

Tuning: Eb Ab Db Gb Bb eb (1/2 step down)
    or  D# G# C# F# A# d#

Chords:------- Eb7 F7 G#7eb|-(0)--(2)----5--|Bb|--3----5-----8--|Gb|--1----3-----6--|Db|--0----2-----5--|Ab|--2----4-----7--|Eb|--0----2-----5--|
Intro: 00:00 - 00:11.======eb|--------0----4--0----------0----3--0----------0----2--0~--|Bb|----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-/4---4---4---------/3---3---3---------/2---2---2---------|Db|----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|----------------------------------------------------------|
eb|---------------------------------|Bb|-3/5--5-5p3---3------------------|Gb|------------4---4p2-4p2p0--------|Db|--------------------------0h1h2~-|Ab|---------------------------------|Eb|---------------------------------|
Is it alright if I sing you guys a song?
eb|-0----4--0----------0----3--0----------0----2--0--------0--|Bb|--------------------------------------------------3/5---5--|Gb|---4---------/3---3---3---------/2---2---2-----------------|Db|-----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
I'm gonna do my best right here. Verse 1: 00:11 - 00:43. ======== - Improvise as you please (e.g. trills, add notes to chords, solo after a bar) Eb7 Why she wants me, F7 I ask myself. G#7 [Fill] I know I'm not the best lookin' guy around. Eb7 Oh, does she love me? F7 Well I guess so, G#7 (Hang) Cuz she always says I'm her hero!
eb|--------0----4--0----------0----3--0----------0----2--0~--|Bb|----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-/4---4---4---------/3---3---3---------/2---2---2---------|Db|----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|----------------------------------------------------------|
eb|---------------------------------|Bb|-3/5--5-5p3---3------------------|Gb|------------4---4p2-4p2p0--------|Db|--------------------------0h1h2~-|Ab|---------------------------------|Eb|---------------------------------|
eb|-0----4--0----------0----3--0----------0----2--0--|Bb|-----------------------------------------------0--|Gb|---4---------/3---3---3---------/2---2---2--------|Db|--------------------------------------------------|Ab|--------------------------------------------------|Eb|--------------------------------------------------|
Verse 2: 00:44 - 01:03. ======== Eb7 She makes me stronger, F7 with all she does. G#7 [Fill] Oh, I can't live without her love. No. Eb7 I stop me a freight train. F7 I fly high like a jet plane G#7 (Hang) Just so I can get to her. Chorus: 01:04 - 01:27. ======= - Just do the Intro Riff Eb7 She's my lady. F7 I'm thinkin' maybe... G#7 I'm gonna do what I can. Eb7 To show that I love her. F7 I really need her. G#7 I wanna be her Superman! Eb7 'Cuz She's my lady. F7 I'm thinkin' maybe... G#7 I'm gonna do what I can. Eb7 To show that I love her. F7 I really need her. G#7 I wanna be her Superman! Solo: 01:28 - 01:50. ==== Eb7 - F7 - G#7 (2x) Bridge: 01:51 - 02:02. ======= F7 For my baby G#7 I'm her man of steel. F7 I can't deny, G#7 the way she makes me feel! Verse 3: 02:02 - 02:13. ======== E7 Oh, I stop me a freight train. F7 I fly high like a jet plane, G#7 (Hang) Just so I can get to her... G#7 Just so I can get to her! Chorus: 02:14 - 01:27. ======= Eb7 She's my lady. F7 I'm thinkin' maybe... G#7 I'm gonna do what I can. Eb7 To show that I love her. F7 I really need her. G#7 I wanna be her Superman! Eb7 'Cuz She's my lady. F7 I'm thinkin' maybe... G#7 I'm gonna do what I can. Eb7 To show that I love her. F7 I really need her. G#7 I wanna be her Superman!
Outro: 02:38 - 03:03======eb|--------0----4--0----------0----3--0--------------0-------2---0------|Bb|------------------------------------------------------------------0--|Gb|-/4---4---4---------/3---3---3---------/2-----2-------2--------------|Db|---------------------------------------------------------------------|Ab|---------------------------------------------------------------------|Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
[Do blues pentatonic licks on the open and 2nd positions, and trills on the bass notes, slide down from 12th fret octave] End on Is it alright if I sing you guys a song?
eb|-7-| eb|---|Bb|-0-| Bb|---|Gb|-7-| Then...Gb|---|Db|-6-| Db|---|Ab|-7-| Ab|---|Eb|---| Eb|-0-|
And that's it! E-mail me at ifyhard2@yahoo.com for comments, suggestions, or whatever, really! -Ifyhard
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