extra riff

extra riff

Postby kevin7063 » Tue Jun 15, 2004 2:59 pm

for gdtrfb i have come across an often played riff that can add a lot to the the song and may be useful to somebody out there...


E*
Goin down the road feeling bad (riff)
A
Goin down the road feeling bad (riff)
A E* C#
Goin down the road feeling b----a---d
E B E
Dont want to be treated this a way


A = 577655
B = x244xx
C#= x466xx
E = 022100
E* = x799xx



Riff:
|---------------------------------------|
|---7/9--9--10--9--7--5------------|
|---------------------------------------|
|---7/9--9--9---9--7--6-------------|
|---------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------|

enjoy, im me at kevin7063 if you have any questions or comments
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Postby strumminsix » Thu Apr 28, 2005 10:33 am

I hear some things differently too:

E--------------Esus4/A------E----D,D,A
Going down the road feeling bad........Going down the...

That addition of an Esus4 or A adds a nice rockabily to it.

Also, 2 quick strums of D before the is what Bobby often did. However in some versions he only hits the D once followed by a walk to the A by hitting a B (or is it C? I can't remember w/o a guitar in hand).
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Postby abspatz » Mon Feb 13, 2006 10:18 pm

i agree with strumminsix....i've been playing this with the D thrown in at the last beat before moving from the E to the A, and it sounds really nice. but one question for ya:

i like the idea of a walk into the A. how do i do that if i'm playing barre chords on the 7th/5th frets? thanks for the advice!

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