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Stayin Alive
I take no credit for this, I just saw Marty Schwartz do an instructional video on YouTube
and I adapted it to a tab.
I include the intro riff, built around Bb pentatonic scale,
and the verse/chorus chords.
Remember funky disco songs use a great amount of mutes...

Repeat riff...

After this go into Verse which is the above riff
followed by this pattern, which is not exact...but you can build around it.
Start by forming a Bb7 on the 6th fret 667686,
                                      e     E
play only top three strings, then bottom three string...
To get the chugga chugga sound, mute d string,
then alternate pick up and down (cause those mutes are eighths I think),
and then fret the 6, rest,
then mute, then play 6, and end with the partial chord, etc.
Go back to main riff and alternate with this Bb pattern

Then Chorus which is an Fm7 on the 8th fret 898108X
                                           e     E
Just alternate pick (pick up and down, mostly up)
the bottom three (or two) strings, and throw some mutes on it,
figure it out yourself…


Also some musical geniuses on figured out the brass section...
here’s the main trumpet riff transcribed for guitar:
                         | Outro part.....................................

b-16---16-|---13--13----13--12-13-16-|-18--18--|----and then play---------|
g---------|--------------------------|---------|----from beginning of-----|
D---------|--------------------------|---------|----outro part and--------|
A---------|--------------------------|---------|----repeat section--------|
Bee Gees - Stayin Alive :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
Stayin Alive tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind Stayin Alive:

The Bee Gees were a singing trio of brothers — Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb — that became one of the most successful musical acts of the 20th century. They were born on the Isle of Man to English parents, lived in Chorlton, Manchester, England and moved to Brisbane, Australia during their childhood years, where they began their musical careers. Their worldwide success came when they returned to England and signed with producer Robert Stigwood.

The multiple Grammy Award-winning group was successful for most of its forty years of recording music, but it had two distinct periods of exceptional success: as a harmonic "soft rock" act in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and as the foremost stars of the disco music era in the late 1970s.

No matter the style, the Bee Gees sang tight three-part harmonies that were instantly recognizable; as brothers, their voices blended perfectly, in the same way that The Everly Brothers' did. Barry sang lead on many songs, and an R&B falsetto introduced in the disco years; Robin provided the clear vibrato lead that was a hallmark of their pre-disco music; Maurice sang high and low harmonies throughout their career. The three brothers co-wrote most of their hits, and they said that they felt like they became 'one person' when they were writing. The group's name was retired after Maurice died in January 2003.

The Bee Gees were inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997; fittingly, the presenter of the award to "Britain's first family of harmony"[1] was Brian Wilson, leader of the Beach Boys, America's first family of rock harmony.

It has been estimated that the Bee Gees' record sales total more than 220 million, easily making them one of the best-selling music artists of all-time. The above figure in record sales does not include record sales for artists for whom they have written and with whom they have collaborated. Their 1997 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame citation says "Only Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Michael Jackson, Garth Brooks and Paul McCartney have outsold the Bee Gees".[2]

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