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Loving The Alien Tab

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Velvet revolver
Loving the alien-Contraband
Tabbed by scott bennett

I decided to tab this song as ITS A GREAT SONG and
no1 seems to hav done it properly yet especialy the chorus riff
so here u go

Youve got the chords in the verse fairly straight forward

C                             Am
Sometimes I think I'm scared, sometimes I know.
Em                       G
I feel like making love, sometimes I don't.
C                       Am
I feel like letting go, maybe not.
Em                     G
I feel like giving up, is all we got.


Chorus:

F            G                 F           G
Sometimes is all the time, and never means maybe.
F            G 
Sometimes is all the time,
C                     G
maybe, and I'm moving on, 
   C                  G
       and I'm moving on, (sometimes I feel alone), 
   C                  G   C                 G 
       and I'm moving on,    and I'm moving on.

The next bit sounds like and F then a fill then a G
so its like

E--1--1-----------------------3--3-------------|
B--1--1-----------------------3--3-------------|
G--2--2-----------------------0--0-------------| x3
D--3--3-----------------------0--0-------------|
A--4--4---------8-7-5---------2--2-------------|
E--1--1----------------8-7-5--3--3-------------|

And the second guitar just plays the same sort of riff on the low strings

E------8--------8-7-5---------5--/--7----------|
B----6-----------------8-7-5-------------------|
G----------------------------------------------| x3
D----------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------|

now the chorus now all the tabs ive seen for this riff have been horribly 
wrong so heres a decent version of the riff that actually sounds like it.

E------15----13----15----12----15----13----12-13-15------15----13----15----12----15----13----12-13-15---|
B---13----13----13----13----13----13----13------------12----12----12----12----12----12----12------------|
G-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

E------15----13----15----12----15----13----12-13-15------15----13----15---------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------------------------12----12----12----12----15b(17)r------------------|
G---14----14----14----14----14----14----14--------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

And kushner plays the chords

F            G                 F           G
Sometimes is all the time, and never means maybe.
F            G 
Sometimes is all the time,
C                     G
maybe, and I'm moving on, 
   C                  G
       and I'm moving on, (sometimes I feel alone), 
   C                  G   C                 G 
       and I'm moving on,    and I'm moving on

Then theres a piece of lead in the verse with a slide
from the bend at the end of the chorus:
E---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B---15b(17)r-\-13----12\--10---10/--12---13/--15--15\--13--12\--10--10/--12--13/--15~---|
G---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

verse bridge & chorus

Then the bridge theres a sort of acoustic solo over the chords

Bridge:

D       C            G                       G
I never noticed. How lovely were the aliens? Lovely were the aliens. 
D       C            G                       G
I never noticed. How lovely were the aliens? Lovely were the aliens.

E------------------------------------------------------------|
B------------------------------------------------------------|
G------------7-9---------------------7-----------------------|
D----------------7-9--------10----10---10p7------------------|
A--7h9---------------7-9--7-----------------10p7-------------|
E------10------------------------------------------10--------|

E------------------------------------------------------------|
B------------------------------------------------------------|
G-------------------------------------------7-9-----7--------|
D--9h10p9-\-7h9p7------7----------------7-9-----7-9----------|
A-----------------10-----9p7----------7----------------------|
E----------------------------10----10------------------------|

E------------------------------------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------8------------------------|
G--7h9-------7h9-------7h9------------7-10-7-10-9-7----7-----|
D------9p7-------9p7-------9p7----------------------10-------|
A------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------|

E------------------------------------------------------------|
B--8-----8-------8-/10-\-8-----8-----------------------------|
G----7-----7---7-----------7-----7------7-7---9-7------------|
D-------------------------------------9-----------9-7---7-7--|
A-----------------------------------------------------9------|
E------------------------------------------------------------|


Guitar solo

E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B----------------17b(19)--(19)-(19)-(19)r-15-17--17b(19)-(19)-15-17-15\-12-12-12\-10-10-10\-8-8-8~--8--10b(12)r--|
G---------19-19--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D---17h19--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                             Listen to song fot timing on these bends!
E-------------------------------------------------------------8-------8---------8------8------8------------------|
B---8--10--8--7--8--7--5--7--5-------------------------8b(10)---(10)r---8b(10)---(10)r--8b(10)-(10)r-------------|
G------------------------------7--5--4--5--4---------------------------------------------------------------------|
D--------------------------------------------5H7--7~-------------------------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

E-----------------------------------------|
B---8h10----------------------------------|
G--------7b(8)r-7b(8)r--5h7---------------|
D---------------------------7b(9)r-5------|
A-----------------------------------------|
E-----------------------------------------|

E---------------------------------8h10p8----10h12p10----12h15-------|
B----5h8----8h10p8----10h12p10--------------------------------------|
G--7----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------------------------------|

E--22--20--19--20-20~~---------19h20p19~~---------------------------|
B-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-------------------------------------------------------------------|

the end of the solo is wrong but all the rest is correct including the chorus riff wich no one got right!
ENJOY!!!
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nehpets5555 wrote on October 11 2005, 01:41 pm

great . best 1 yet

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