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Bad Motor Scooter  Montrose

Title: Bad Motor Scooter
Album: Montrose
Composed by Sammy Hagar
Lyrics at Sammy Hagar's official site:
Tabbed by music man
See below for slide suggestions.
Tab: Guitar
Tuning: Standard
Resolve motorcycle revs on D
 e --3---------------------I
 B --3---7---------7-------I
 G --0---7-9-10-9--7-9-10--I
 D --2---5---------5-------I
 A --3---------------------I
 E ------------------------I

[C9] [D] [D]  
 e --------------------------I
 B ----------7-----------10--I
 G --2---4---7---2---4---10--I
 D --3---5---7---3---5---10--I
 A --3---5---5---3---5---9---I
 E --1---3-------1---3---10--I

[F] [G] [D] [F] [G] [D7#9]  
 e -------------------------I
 B ----------7-----------7--I
 G --2---4---7---2---4---7--I
 D --3---5---7---3---5---7--I
 A --3---5---5---3---5---5--I
 E --1---3-------1---3------I

[F] [G] [D] [F] [G] [D]  
Chorus before bridge (x4 before transition notes)
 e --3------------I
 B --3---7--------I
 G --0---7--------I
 D --2---7--------I
 A --3---5--------I
 E ---------1--3--I

[C9] [D]  
 e ----------I
 B --7---10--I
 G --7---10--I
 D --7---10--I
 A --5---9---I
 E ------10--I

[D] [D7#9]  
 e ------3--------------I
 B ------0---------5\3--I
 G --2---0---------5\3--I
 D --3---0---------5\3--I
 A --3---2---------7\5--I
 E --1---3--------------I

F G(hold) D C
Resolve on D, and head into the sunset...
\ = slide down
I've seen Hagar play the vroomy bits on a laptop pedal steel
in concert, but you can fake it by tuning to open G and
bashing away with a slide, Coricidin bottle, lighter, mike
stand, etc.
e = 2 steps down to d
B = same
G = same
D = same
A = 2 steps down to G
E = 2 steps down to D
The chord patterns in this tuning:
e -----I
B --7--I
G --7--I
D --7--I
A --7--I
E -----I
e --5--I
B --8--I
G --5--I
D --5--I
A --5--I
E -----I
D (verse riff)
 e ---------------I
 B ---------------I
 G --7------------I
 D --7--9--10--9--I
 A --7------------I
 E ---------------I

F (also D7#9)
 e ------I
 B ------I

G --10--I
D --10--I
A --10--I
E --10--I
 e ------I
 B ------I

G --12--I
D --12--I
A --12--I
E --12--I

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