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Allman Brothers tabs for Blue sky

Guitar tabs with lyrics

This is the song off the 1972 recording by the Allman Brothers
Band, "Eat A chord diagramA augmentedA Peach". This song already has two chord files on the
all the lead parts for the song, including the dual lead guitar breaks
and the extended solo.

  "Blue Sky" by Dicky Betts, copyright 1972 (Capricorn Records)
              (96 bpm)  5:10

  **Intro (rhythm guitar-acoustic, lead guitar-clean electric)

     A chord diagramE MajorE                A chord diagramA augmentedA                   A chord diagramA augmentedA        A chord diagramA augmentedA    A chord diagramE MajorE      A chord diagramE MajorE
|E--------------------------------------|-----------------------------
|B--------------------------------12-14-|-14b(17)--14-----------------
|G--------------------9----11/13--------|---------------13\11--9------
|D-------------9-11---------------------|-----------------------------
|A---7---9/11---------------------------|-----------------------------
|E--------------------------------------|-----------------------------


1---------------------- 2---------
                                        A chord diagramE MajorE                A chord diagramD MajorD
|E-----------------------|----------|---------------------------------
|B-----9-----------------|----9-----|---------------------------------
|G---9---9--11p9--------*|--9---9---|--/13--13--11---9---7------4h6---
|D----------------11p9--*|----------|---------------------------------
|A-----------------------|----------|---------------------------------
|E-----------------------|----------|---------------------------------


          A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramE MajorE
|E---0--|-0-------0--0-|
|B------|--------------|
|G------|----4h6-------|  4 beat rest until verse
|D------|--------------|
|A------|--------------|
|E------|--------------|

   Note: It sounds to me like there are two lead guitars in the intro.
         There is one dominant one while the other seems to be
         muddled in the background. There is also an organ part. It's
         hard to hear both of the guitars, so I only wrote it for one.

   **Verse

        A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramBB       A chord diagramA augmentedA            A chord diagramE MajorE
         Walk ...

        A chord diagramE MajorE                  A chord diagramBB          A chord diagramA augmentedA
         They ...

        A chord diagramA augmentedA
        it's going, no no

    Basic lead guitar part under the verses and choruses:


|E-------------------------------------------------------------------
|B---12-------12--------------------------12---------12--------------
|G---11b(13)--11b(13)r11--9----------9----11b(13)----11b(13)--9--9---
|D------------------------------9h11---------------------------------
|A-------------------------------------------------------------------
|E-------------------------------------------------------------------

|E--------------------------------------------------------------------
|B---12-------12----------------12-------------12------12-------------
|G---11b(13)--11b(13)r11--9----(13)r11-9----9--11b(13)-11b(13)r11--9--
|D----------------------------------------11--------------------------
|A--------------------------------------------------------------------
|E--------------------------------------------------------------------


  *First lead break

  lead gtr. 1:

      A chord diagramE MajorE         A chord diagramA augmentedA                 A chord diagramBB           A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E-----------------------------------------|------------------------|
|B-----------------------------------------|------------------------|
|G---/13---11---9--------------------------|------------------------|
|D------------------11---9-----------------|------------------------|
|A--------------------------11----9----11\-|--7---------7--7--------|
|E-----------------------------------------|--------7h9-------------|
|                      						    |
| lead gtr. 2:							    |
|  								    |
|E-----------------------------------------|------------------------|
|B---/12---10---9--------------------------|------------------------|
|G------------------11---9-----------------|-----------------9-/-13-|
|D--------------------------11----9----11\-|--7-------7--7----------|
|A-----------------------------------------|------7h9---------------|
|E-----------------------------------------|------------------------|


   **Verse 2

     A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramE MajorE
       Don't fly...

     A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramBB        A chord diagramA augmentedA
       Early morning ...


   *Second lead break

   lead gtr. 1:

    A chord diagramE MajorE                         A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------------------------------------------------------|
|B----------------------------9---10---12--12b(14)-12--9------------|
|G-------------------------9-------------------------------11~------|
|D---------6---7--6---7/9-------------------------------------------|
|A---7--9-----------------------------------------------------------|
|E------------------------------------------------------------------|
|								    |
|  lead gtr. 2:						            |
| 								    |
|E------------------------------------------------------------------|
|B------------------------------------------------------------------|
|G----------------------------9---11---13----14----13--11-----------|
|D-------------------------9--------------------------------8~------|
|A---------7---9--7---9/11------------------------------------------|
|E---7--9-----------------------------------------------------------|


   **Chorus

       A chord diagramBB           A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramA augmentedA
         You're my ...

       A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramA augmentedA                       A chord diagramE MajorE
         Lord you know ....

       A chord diagramA augmentedA
       way  Turn your ....


   (Are you ready )


   **Solo Part 1: (1:08-4:15)

    lead gtr. 1:

     A chord diagramE MajorE                                                      A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--------------------------------------------------------|-----------
|B--------------------------------------------------------|-----------
|G---11b(13)-r 11--9---11b(13)--11b(13)r11--9-11p9----11--|-9h11------
|D--------------------------------------------------9-----|-----------
|A--------------------------------------------------------|-----------
|E--------------------------------------------------------|-----------

                                   A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-------------------------------|------------------------------------
|B--------------------10p9-------|------------------------------------
|G---11b(13)--9--9-9-------11--9-|-11b(13)-11b(13)--(13)r11--9-----9--
|D-------------------------------|------------------------------11----
|A-------------------------------|------------------------------------
|E-------------------------------|------------------------------------

                      A chord diagramA augmentedA                           A chord diagramE MajorE
|E------------------|---------------------------|---------------------
|B------------------|---------------------------|-------------12-14---
|G--9--11p9------9--|---------------------9--11-|-9---11/13-----------
|D-----------11-----|-11-\-7---7-7--9/11--------|---------------------
|A------------------|---------------------------|---------------------
|E------------------|---------------------------|---------------------

                                 A chord diagramA augmentedA                             A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-----------------------------|-----------------------------|--------
|B--12---14b(17)r14--12--------|-----------------------------|--------
|G-----------------------13\11-|-9--9h11--9--9-9--11-9-------|--------
|D-----------------------------|------------------------11p9-|-9h11---
|A-----------------------------|-----------------------------|--------
|E-----------------------------|-----------------------------|--------


                                A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E----------------------------|---------------------------------------
|B----------------9--10p9-----|---------------------------------------
|G--9--9-9-9--11-----------11-|-11b(14)--11b(14)r11--9--11p9-----9--9-
|D----------------------------|-------------------------------11------
|A----------------------------|---------------------------------------
|E----------------------------|---------------------------------------

               A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-----------|--------------------------------------------------------
|B-----------|----------------------------------------9-10p9----------
|G--9--11--9-|-11b(13)--11b(13)--11p9-----11---9--11----------11-9----
|D-----------|--------------------------9-----------------------------
|A-----------|--------------------------------------------------------
|E-----------|--------------------------------------------------------

    A chord diagramA augmentedA  						 A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-----------------------------------12-9------|----------------------
|B----------------------------------------12-9-|-10--9-10--9-10--9----
|G--11b(13)-11b(13)-r-11--9----9---9-----------|----------------------
|D--------------------------11-----------------|----------------------
|A---------------------------------------------|----------------------
|E---------------------------------------------|----------------------

	        A chord diagramA augmentedA 				       A chord diagramE MajorE
|E------------|--------------------------------------|----------------
|B---------9--|-10p9--10p9---------10-9--------------|----------------
|G---11--9----|-------------11--9--------11--9--11-9-|-11b(13)--------
|D------------|--------------------------------------|----------------
|A------------|--------------------------------------|----------------
|E------------|--------------------------------------|----------------

                                               A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|B-----------------------10------------------|-------------9--10p9----
|G--11b(13)-(13)r11-p-9------11b(13)--9----9-|-11p9-----9----------11-
|D--------------------------------------11---|-------11---------------
|A-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------

                A chord diagramE MajorE                                     A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------|-----------14b(16)-(16)r14--12-------|-----------------
|B------------|-----12------------------------14-12-|-12--12h14--12---
|G--9--9-11-9-|-/13---------------------------------|-----------------
|D------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------
|A------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------
|E------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------

                       A chord diagramE MajorE                                   A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------|------------------------------------|------------
|B--12--14p12-------|-------------------------------10-9-|-9-10-9-----
|G------------13/11-|--9---9-11p9-----9---9-9--11p9------|------------
|D------------------|--------------11--------------------|------------
|A------------------|------------------------------------|------------
|E------------------|------------------------------------|------------

                                A chord diagramE MajorE
|E---------------------------|----------------------------------------
|B--9-10-12---10-9-10---9----|--9-------------------------------------
|G------------------------11-|------11-9-11---9-9-9-------------------
|D---------------------------|-----------------------11/9--7-7--7-7---
|A---------------------------|----------------------------------------
|E---------------------------|----------------------------------------


     A chord diagramA augmentedA                                        A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|B----------------------------------12-14----|-12-12-12-12h14p12------
|G-------9-9--11p9-----9--9--11/13--------13-|-------------------13---
|D--/11-------------11-----------------------|------------------------
|A-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------

                       A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------|------16--17p16-17p16---------17p16-----|
|B--12--12-12--14--/|-(17)-----------------17-17---------17--|
|G------------------|----------------------------------------|
|D------------------|----------------------------------------|
|A------------------|----------------------------------------|
|E------------------|----------------------------------------|

    A chord diagramE MajorE
|E--16h19p16---16h17p16----16h19p16----16h17p16----16h19p16-----------
|B----------17----------17----------17----------17----------17--------
|G--------------------------------------------------------------------
|D--------------------------------------------------------------------
|A--------------------------------------------------------------------
|E--------------------------------------------------------------------

                  A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--16h17h16----|-16h19p16----16h17p16----16------17-17-17p16---------
|B-----------17-|----------17----------17------17-------------17-17---
|G--------------|-----------------------------------------------------
|D--------------|-----------------------------------------------------
|A--------------|-----------------------------------------------------
|E--------------|-----------------------------------------------------

    A chord diagramE MajorE						    A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------------------------------------|-------------------
|B--17\16-16-16-16\12-12-12-12\10-10-10-10\9------|-10-9--------------
|G-------------------------------------------11-9-|------11-9--9-11---
|D------------------------------------------------|-------------------
|A------------------------------------------------|-------------------
|E------------------------------------------------|-------------------

                         A chord diagramE MajorE
|E---------------------|-12-9-----------------------------------------
|B--9--10p9------------|-------12-10-9---------------9--10--12--9-----
|G----------11--9--9-9-|---------------11-9---9--11-------------------
|D---------------------|----------------------------------------------
|A---------------------|----------------------------------------------
|E---------------------|----------------------------------------------

    A chord diagramA augmentedA							     A chord diagramE MajorE
|E---------------------------------------------------------|----------
|B--12b(14)--(14)r12p9-12--12b(14)-------------------------|-----12---
|G----------------------------------11b(13)--11-9-----9----|-/13------
|D-------------------------------------------------11---11-|----------
|A---------------------------------------------------------|----------
|E---------------------------------------------------------|----------

     				      A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E-----------12---------------------|---------------------------------
|B--12h14p12----14-12---------------|---------------------------------
|G--------------------13\11--9----9-|-9h11--11b(13)--9--9-9--11p9-----
|D-----------------------------11---|-----------------------------11p9
|A----------------------------------|---------------------------------
|E----------------------------------|---------------------------------

    A chord diagramE MajorE  					       A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--------------------12---------------------|------------------------
|B-----12---12h14p12-----14-12---------------|----10------------------
|G-/13-------------------------13\11--9----9-|-11-----11b(13)--9--9-9-
|D--------------------------------------11---|------------------------
|A-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------

|E------------|
|B------------|
|G--11p9------|
|D-------11p9-|
|A------------|
|E------------|

     Two part lead:

   lead gtr.1:

     A chord diagramE MajorE                                        A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------12------14-16-17-16-17-----------14-|----------------------|
|B--/14------14-----------------17-14h17----|-14---14h17--10--10---|
|G------------------------------------------|----------------------|
|D------------------------------------------|----------------------|
|A------------------------------------------|----------------------|
|E------------------------------------------|----------------------|
|							           |
|   lead gtr. 2: 				                   |
| 				              	                   |
|E--------------------12--------------------|----------------------|
|B------12------12-14----14-12--------------|----------------------|
|G--/13------13-----------------13\11-9-----|-11---11h13-----------|
|D---------------------------------------11-|-------------11--11---|
|A------------------------------------------|----------------------|
|E------------------------------------------|----------------------|

1--------------------- 2--------------

|E---------12----------|---------------|
|B---12/14----14--12---|------12--14---|
|G--------------------*|-/13-----------|
|D--------------------*|---------------|
|A---------------------|---------------|
|E---------------------|---------------|
|		       |               |
|	               | 	       |
|                      |               |
|E---------------------|---------------|
|B----------9----------|---------------|
|G----9h11-----11--9--*|---------------|
|D--------------------*|---------------|
|A---------------------|---------------|
|E---------------------|---------------|


   Solo part 2:

    A chord diagramE MajorE                                A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--12-12-----12------------------|-----------------------------------
|B---------14----14p12------------|-------9-----9--10p9----9----------
|G---------------------13\11-9----|--9h11----11---------11----11p9----
|D-----------------------------11-|-----------------------------------
|A--------------------------------|-----------------------------------
|E--------------------------------|-----------------------------------

    A chord diagramE MajorE				            A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E----------------12-14--14b(16)r14-12-14-|-12--14------12------------
|B------12--12-14-------------------------|---------14------14--------
|G--/13-----------------------------------|--------------------13-----
|D----------------------------------------|---------------------------
|A----------------------------------------|---------------------------
|E----------------------------------------|---------------------------

                A chord diagramE MajorE      				      A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------
|B--12h14p12--|-12----14--12-----14----12-----------|-----------------
|G------------|----13---------13----13-----13\11----|-9-----9---11----
|D------------|----------------------------------11-|----11--------11-
|A------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------
|E------------|-------------------------------------|-----------------

                A chord diagramE MajorE 			           A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------|----------------------------------|--------------------
|B------------|-12----14-12------14-12-----------|--------------------
|G--9h11p9----|----13---------13--------13\11----|-9--11-9---11-------
|D---------11-|-------------------------------11-|--------------11----
|A------------|----------------------------------|--------------------
|E------------|----------------------------------|--------------------

                   A chord diagramE MajorE                                      A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E---------------|-------------------------------------|--------------
|B--------12-----|-12---14---12h14-12-----14----12-----|--14----12----
|G--9/13------13-|--------------------13-----13-----13-|-----13-------
|D---------------|-------------------------------------|--------------
|A---------------|-------------------------------------|--------------
|E---------------|-------------------------------------|--------------

                            A chord diagramE MajorE
|E-------12--14p12--12-14-|-14b(16)-14b(16)-14b(16)--(16)r14--12-14---
|B---14-------------------|-------------------------------------------
|G------------------------|-------------------------------------------
|D------------------------|-------------------------------------------
|A------------------------|-------------------------------------------
|E------------------------|-------------------------------------------

     A chord diagramA augmentedA                                        A chord diagramE MajorE
|E--(16)r14-12-14--12----12--14p12----12-14-|-14b(16)-14b(16)-14b(16)-
|B--------------------14-----------14-------|-------------------------
|G------------------------------------------|-------------------------
|D------------------------------------------|-------------------------
|A------------------------------------------|-------------------------
|E------------------------------------------|-------------------------

                  A chord diagramA augmentedA                                      A chord diagramE MajorE
|E--(16)r14--12-|-14/16--16\14--14---12----12----------|--------------
|B--------------|-----------------------14----14p12----|-14--12h14p12-
|G--------------|-----------------------------------13-|--------------
|D--------------|--------------------------------------|--------------
|A--------------|--------------------------------------|--------------
|E--------------|--------------------------------------|--------------

                                   A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E-------------------------------|------------------------------------
|B------14--12----------12----14-|-12----------12----------12----14---
|G--13---------13\11/13----13----|----13\11/13----13\11/13----13------
|D-------------------------------|------------------------------------
|A-------------------------------|------------------------------------
|E-------------------------------|------------------------------------

                  A chord diagramE MajorE                                           A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--------------|-------12-14--14b(16)-(16)-(16)r14--14--12-|-14--16--
|B--12----------|-12h14-------------------------------------|---------
|G-----13\11/13-|-------------------------------------------|---------
|D--------------|-------------------------------------------|---------
|A--------------|-------------------------------------------|---------
|E--------------|-------------------------------------------|---------

                             A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--16-17--17-17-17p16--14-|-14--16--17-17--19--19-19--19b(21)-|------
|B-------------------------|-----------------------------------|------
|G-------------------------|-----------------------------------|------
|D-------------------------|-----------------------------------|------
|A-------------------------|-----------------------------------|------
|E-------------------------|-----------------------------------|------

    A chord diagramE MajorE                                A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--(21)b19--19p17--17-16-16h17p16-|-16--17-17-17p16--16-16p14--14----
|B---------------------------------|----------------------------------
|G---------------------------------|----------------------------------
|D---------------------------------|----------------------------------
|A---------------------------------|----------------------------------
|E---------------------------------|----------------------------------

            A chord diagramE MajorE                                             A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--14p12-|-12-12p9----9-12p9--12----9--12p9-----12-----|-9--12p9-----
|B--------|---------12------------12----------12----12--|-------------
|G--------|---------------------------------------------|-------------
|D--------|---------------------------------------------|-------------
|A--------|---------------------------------------------|-------------
|E--------|---------------------------------------------|-------------

                               A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E--12b(14)-12---9----9------|----------------------------------------
|B-----------------12---12p9-|-9--10p9----10-10p9---------------------
|G---------------------------|---------11---------11-9------9--9-9----
|D---------------------------|-------------------------9h11-----------
|A---------------------------|----------------------------------------
|E---------------------------|----------------------------------------

    A chord diagramE MajorE                          A chord diagramA augmentedA                               A chord diagramE MajorE
|E------------------12-14-12-|-------------------------------|--------
|B-----------12-14-----------|-------------12--14-12---------|--------
|G--9-11/13------------------|----9--11/13-----------13\11-9-|-9-11/13
|D---------------------------|-11----------------------------|--------
|A---------------------------|-------------------------------|--------
|E---------------------------|-------------------------------|--------

                     A chord diagramA augmentedA                                   A chord diagramE MajorE
|E--------12-14-12-|-----------------------------------|--------------
|B--12-14----------|-------------12--14-12-------------|------9-10p9--
|G-----------------|----9-11/13------------13/11-9-----|-9-11---------
|D-----------------|-11-----------------------------11-|--------------
|A-----------------|-----------------------------------|--------------
|E-----------------|-----------------------------------|--------------

                                  A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------------------|-------------------------------------
|B------------------------------|-----------------------12------------
|G--11-9----9-11p9----9---------|-9--9-11p9-----9-11/13----13\11-9----
|D-------11--------11---11-9-11-|-----------11----------------------11
|A------------------------------|-------------------------------------
|E------------------------------|-------------------------------------

    A chord diagramE MajorE                                          A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|B-------9-10p9----------9-10p9----9---------|------------------------
|G--9-11--------11-9-11---------11---11p9----|------9-11p9---------9--
|D----------------------------------------11-|-9-11--------11-9-11----
|A-------------------------------------------|------------------------
|E-------------------------------------------|------------------------


|E--------------------|
|B--------------------|
|G--11p9---11---------|
|D-------9----11-9-11-|
|A--------------------|


   lead gtr. 1:

    A chord diagramE MajorE                                         A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E------------------------------------------|------------------------|
|B-------9-10p9---------9-10p9----9---------|------------------------|
|G--9-11--------11-9-11--------11---11-9----|------9-11p9---------9--|
|D---------------------------------------11-|-9-11--------11-9-11----|
|A------------------------------------------|------------------------|
|E------------------------------------------|------------------------|
| 								     |
|  lead gtr. 2:                                                      |
|    								     |
|E------------------------------------------|------------------------|
|B------------------------------------------|------------------------|
|G-------9-11p9---------9-11p9---11---------|------------------------|
|D--9-11--------11-9-11--------9----11-9----|------9-11p9---------9--|
|A---------------------------------------11-|-9-11--------11-9-11----|
|E------------------------------------------|------------------------|


             1----------   2------- A chord diagramE MajorE          A chord diagramA augmentedA           A chord diagramBB       A chord diagramA augmentedA
|E----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|
|B----------|------------|-------9-/12-10h12p10-9--------------------|
|G--11p9----|-9---------*|-----9-------------------11-9--------------|
|D-------11-|---11-9-11-*|-/11--------------------------11-9--11-\-7-|
|A----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|
|E----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|
| 								     |
|                                                                    |
|    	     1----------		                             |
|E----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|
|B----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|
|G----------|-----------*|-------9-/13----11---9---------------------|
|D--11p9----|-9---------*|---/11-------------------11-9--------------|
|A-------11-|---11-9-11--|------------------------------11-9--11-\-7-|
|E----------|------------|-------------------------------------------|


    **Verse 3

        A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramE MajorE
  	Good old ...

        A chord diagramE MajorE             A chord diagramBB    A chord diagramA augmentedA
        Going to ...


    *second lead break (see right after verse 2)


     **chorus:

    A chord diagramBB         A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramA augmentedA
    You're my ...

    A chord diagramBB                A chord diagramA augmentedA                      A chord diagramE MajorE                 A chord diagramA augmentedA
    Lord you know ...

    A chord diagramA augmentedA
    Turn your love my way  yeah, yeah


     *play intro part to ending



          h= hammer on
          p= pull off
          /= slide up to note
          \= slide down to note
          b= bend
          r= bend release
          ~= vibrato
          *
          *= repeat from beginning

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