Jam Resources – Tunes


Tunes for Classes – including chords in PDF, BG tracks (below in the mp3 player) and YouTube links for the version of tunes we are working on usually in the same key

3 o’clock below in mp3 player
3 o’clock chords and scales- PDF
3 o’clock Chords and Tab_PDF

All Night Long (C) Delbert McClinton Youtube
All night Long PDF

Aint Nobody’s Business – Johnny Copeland – Live in Austrailia
Ain’t Nobody’s Business -Db – Freddy King – Electric Ballroom
Ain’t Nobody’s – Bass Line – Jerry Jermott PDF
Ain’t Nobody’s Business – Lyrics Chords PDF
See Backing Track below in player

Black Cat Bone Johnny Winter in E
Black Cat Bone Johnny Copeland in C
Black Cat Bone PDF

Blues is my Business – Etta James in Cm YouTube
Blues is my Business (Cm) Lyrics PDF

Born Under A Bad Sign in G PDF
Born Under a Bad Sign – Cream in G  Youtube
Born Under a Bad Sign in Db  Albert King  Youtube
Born Under A Bad Sign Db
The Albert King version actually uses the intro as written, Cream starts right in on the A section.

Breaking Up Somebody’s Home – (a somewhat slower version) -D – Albert King Youtube 10/12/15

Breaking Up Somebody’s Home – D – Youtube

Breaking Up Somebodys Home – PDF

 Cadillac Blues ( Motor City Horns and The brothers Groove) Johnnie Basset  youtube
Cadillac Blues Chords/ Lyrics PDF

Cold Shot – SRV

 Crosscut Saw – Eric -in A
Crosscut Saw BG in mp3 player

Damn Right I’ve Got the Blues – in A minor – youtube
Damn Right I Got the blues – PDF – Buddy Guy   

Dead Presidents – Willie Dixon 

Dead Presidents lyrics
Dead Presidents PDF

Diggin on James Brown – C – Tower of Power
Diggin’ On James Brown Chords/ Lyrics PDF

Don’t Touch Me – Robert Cray in Bb
Don’t Touch Me Baby Lyrics-chords PDF

Dust My Broom – Elmore James in D
Dust My Broom – Etta James in D
Dust My Broom in D

Everyday I have the Blues (lyrics) PDF
Everyday I Have the Blues John Mayer in C, with Pino Palladina
Everyday I Have the Blues – BB King in Bb with a walking bass line.

Feel So Bad – Little Milton in Eb – SNL – youtube 10/12/15

Feel So Bad – Little Milton – Eb Album version Youtube

Furthur on up the Road – Bobby Blue Bland in F
Further on up the road PDF

Give Me One Reason Tracy Chapman in F#
Give Me One Reason Tracy,Clapton in F#
Give me one Reason PDF
Give me one reason (G) PDF
See Backing Track below in player

Going Down – Freddy king in D Youtube

Gravity – John Mayer youtube
Gravity Sax Line PDF

Guilty (E) Bonnie Rait Youtube
Guilty – (E) Bonnie Raitt PDF

Help the Poor – BB and Clapton
Help the Poor, our version – PDF
See Backing Track below in player

Help Me Sonny Boy Williamson in F
Help Me PDF

Hideaway Tab
Hideaway in E – Freddy King Youtube
Hideaway – bass line – simple version – PDF
Hideaway – John Mayhall Bluesbeakers w/ Eric Clapton Youtube
Hideaway Licks(guitar) -treble cleff-pdf

I Asked for Water (She gave me gasoline) – E (one chord) Howlin’ Wolf 2/6/16
I Asked For Water He Gave me Gasoline – A – Lucinda Williams
I asked for water Lyrics PDF

Normally a one chord tune written by Howlin’ Wolf, Lucinda puts in an extra chord by going to the V chord at measure 9

If I don’t love you Grits Aint Groceries – Little MIlton/Bonnie Raitt Youtube

I love you more (lyrics) PDF
I Love you more than…PDF
I Love you more than…treble
I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know (Cminor/Eb Major) Donny Hathaway YouTube
I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know (Cminor/Eb Major) Mark Broussard YouTube

I Sing the Blues – Etta James – E – Youtube
Kirk “Jelly Roll” Johnson – Harmonica
I Sing the Blues – PDF -Etta James

I’ll play the Blues for You – Albert King
I’ll Play the Blues for You – Lyrics PDF
I’ll play the Blues for you Lead Sheet w/ bass line PDF

I’m Ready – Muddy Waters/ Johnny Winter with two great harp players-Big Walter Horton and Jerry Portnoy youtube

I’m Ready in PDF

In the Midnight Hour (E) Wilson Picket YouTube
In the Midnight Hour in D PDF
In The Midnight Hour in D Treble-concert pitch- PDF
In the Midnighht Hour lyrics PDF

I’ve Got a New Love (Bb minor) Tony Z Youtube
I’ve got a new love (lyrics) Tony Z PDF

Killing Floor – Albert King Youtube in Ab

Killing Floor – Wowlin Wolf – A – youtube
Killing Floor – A – the single version – youtube
Killing Floor – A – with the original guitar player Hubert Sumlin playing at the Crossroads Festival putting intp a more modern but classic spin.- youtube
Killing floor – chords – notes-treble cleff
Killing floor bass cleff

killing floor tab
This is a tough one to get a hold of. Both the bass and guitar parts have straight 1/16 note runs up the blues scale. No swing style here, straight 1/8 note rock feel.

Kissing My Love – Bill Withers Youtube Eb

Kissing My Love (Motor City Horns and The Brothers Groove) Thornetta Davis  youtube 
Kissing My Love PDF

Let The Good Times Roll – G – BB King – youtube  
Let the Good Times Roll

Little Red Rooster – Willie Dixon in E
Little Red Rooster – Etta James it’s in D, but watch out it starts on the V chord (A)
Little Red Rooster PDF

Love Lessons – Johnnie Bassett  youtube  

Love Me Like A Man – Bonnie Raitt
Love Me Like A Man – Bonnie Raitt

Love Struck Baby – Stevie Ray – youtube  
Love Struck Baby  PDF

Mannish Boy – A – (one chord blues) – Muddy Waters youtube  2/6/16
Mannish Boy Lyrics

My Girl – Temptations – C and F major Pentatonic – modulate to  D and G major Pentatonic-Youtube

My Girl alto sax

Backing Track Below

My Old Flame – Johnnie Bassett RIP Great tune with Stormy Monday changes

Messin’ With the Kid (C minor) Jr. Wells Youtube

Night Life (C) BB King-Willie Nelson
Night Life  BB King  Bonnie Raitt tribute to Willie Nelson
Night Life

Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out – Derek and the Dominos version – youtube
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out PDF

Oh Pretty Woman – Gary Moore /Albert King – C minor – youtube   
Oh Pretty Woman

One Way Out – in A –  Elmore James youtube  2/6/16
One Way Out – in A –  Allman Brothers take on it – Youtube  2/6/16
One Way Out Lyrics PDF

Part Time Love – C – Johnny Taylor Youtube

Phone Booth Robert Cray – in A minor Youtube
Playin’ In The Dirt – Robert Cray Youtube
Playin in the Dirt – Lyrics/Chords PDF

Pretty Thing – Bo Diddley –  in E – for A harp, drums and vocal (OK there is a little guitar)  
Pretty Thing – Bo Diddley lyrics  –  PDF l

Rack ’em Up (C) Johnny Lang Youtube
Rack ’em Up PDF

Rock me Baby – Etta james – C- youtube
Rock me baby – PDF – Etta James version

Sensitive Kind in Gminor, Santana Youtube
Sensitive Kind chords PDF
Sensitive Kind – lyrics, chords PDF
See Drum only Backing Track below in player

Shotgun Ab (one chord) Junior Walker and the All Stars Youtbe    2/6/16
Shotgun Lyrics   

St. Louis Blues (C) Etta James

 The Sky is Crying Etta James – in D -Youtube
The Sky is Crying -Albert King- different key but listen to the bass line and the keys
The Sky is Crying – in D -PDF

Statesboro Blues – Allman Brothers  
Stateboro Blues PDF

Standing On Shaky Ground – Etta James -E – Youtube
Standing On Shaky Ground – lyrics

Still Got the Blues For You – D – Youtube


Stormy Monday in Bb – Eva Cassidy

Stormy Monday PDF in Bb
See Backing Track below in player

The Stumble Freddy King in E
The Stumble in E (Mine)
Stumble bass line :Freddie King :Jerry Jemmott

Sweet home Chicago, Clapton Youtube
Sweet Home Chicago – in E -PDF

Thrill is Gone – BB King in C
Thrill is Gone in C minor PDF
Thrill is Gone C minor – bass line

Top of The Hill – Coco Montoya – A – Youtube
Top of the Hill A- PDF

Tore Down PDF
Tore Down – Freddie King – D

Wang Dang Doodle – Koko and Willie Dixon in D
Wang Dang lyrics

Wayfaring Stranger (Bb) Eva Cassidy

Why are people like that – A minor – Muddy Waters – Paul Butterfield on Harp
Why are People Like that PDF

Woman Across the River – Db – Freddie King
Woman Across the River – C – Freddie
Woman Across the River – PDF

Get ready for transposing keys, think form
Look at the Blues forms above in the Theory section