TAB of steves version of Little Wing?

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TAB of steves version of Little Wing?

#1 Post by shredder777 » Fri Aug 20, 2004 7:12 pm

Does anyong have a tab of Steve's version of little wing from the astoria DVD? that would be badass! his version is so beautiful! well thanks in advance! i can do some trades for it if anyone feels like tabbing it. i have some cool jason becker power tabs and such. thanks

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#2 Post by Onizuka » Tue Aug 24, 2004 3:57 am

That would also i like to see......LOVE Steve's version :)

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#3 Post by cheap_tricks » Thu Aug 26, 2004 1:49 pm

I ahve looked or try'd but if u worked out /got the tabs I'm sure the chord/root note would be the same maybe up a bit cause jimi's version is in Eb tunning.

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TAB of steves version of Little Wing?

#4 Post by Juice777 » Fri Aug 27, 2004 8:30 am

The basic chords are: Em, G, Am, Em, Bm, Bbm, Am, C, G, F, C, D.

When I play this live with my band, the chords we use are: Em9, Gsus2, Am11, Em9, Bm7, Bbm7, Am7, C, Gsus2, Fmaj7, C, D.

Hope this helps.

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#5 Post by Blair » Sat Sep 04, 2004 2:49 am

Sweet, been meaning to learn this song for a while!

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#6 Post by Leftymonster » Sun Oct 10, 2004 10:19 pm

to be honest with you (and Steve himself) i didn't like Steve's version of little wing!
this song is meant to be played by Strat and single coil. there is just one version of this song that bring tears in my eyes when ever i hear it and i strongly blieve it's even better than the original version, and it's belong to Stevie Ray Vaughan.

No need to say that it's just a personal idea and i'm a big fan of steve Vai and real leftymonster(jimi Hendrix).

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#7 Post by Crestwood_Deluxe » Sun Oct 10, 2004 10:39 pm

^ I was going to say that too.

I didn't like how he changed it, Jimi's version is much better.

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#8 Post by guitar_love » Mon Oct 11, 2004 9:16 am

i like both versions, but steves has that edge to it that i adore, its damn beutiful

cant find any tabs for it though man, sorry

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#9 Post by kenny_u » Sun Oct 17, 2004 3:00 am

NO ONE, and i mean NO ONE can touch Jimi Hendrix. No matter how you do it, you're going to sound like some third rate amateur.

I've heard Vai's on the DVD, I've heard SRV's on The Sky Is Crying, and I've heard THE original. And Jimi's still the best.

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Re: TAB of steves version of Little Wing?

#10 Post by GregHM81 » Wed Jun 23, 2010 3:49 pm

Who cares about who plays the song better, the guy asked for tabs :P

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Re: TAB of steves version of Little Wing?

#11 Post by jaseinthehole » Mon Jun 28, 2010 12:42 am

Either write one of the guitar magazines or learn the root and basic framework of the original piece, cuz that's definitely available, and then use your ear to fit in the parts that Steve added and a little bit of your own jive. You can do it, if you really want to. I think that's your only solution because the odds of them transcribing the live Astoria version are slim.

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