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Silly Love - 10cc
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Tabbed by: axe victim

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Tuning: EADGBe


| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| s  slur - very rapid slide, sounds like one note
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato or sustain
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
| PM palm mute
|(13) ghost note
| <  pick scrape
| b  bend
| r  relax bend
| pb pre-bend
| ^  quarter tone bend
|(x7678x) chord shape
|(02:10) time marker
| t = thumb ( fretting hand )
| i = index finger ( fretting hand )
| m = middle finger ( fretting hand )
| r = ring finger ( fretting hand )
| p = pinky  ( fretting hand )

From the Sheet Music album, a more guitar based song. There are essentially
two guitar parts, Lol mostly plays rhythm with basic powerchords, and harmony
lead parts. Eric plays the classic boogie 5/6 chords and lead guitar solos.


Intro:

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|---------------------0---2---3--|


   G#                                                   A

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|---------------------2----------|
D|--------------------------------|---------------------2----------|
A|--------------------------------|---------------------0----------|
E|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4---4--------------|

 | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  |


   G#                                                   F#

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-3---3---3---3---3---3---3---3--|-3---3---3---3---3---1----------|
E|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4---4---2----------|


   G#                                                   A

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|---------------------2----------|
D|--------------------------------|---------------------2----------|
A|--------------------------------|---------------------0----------|
E|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4---4--------------|


   G#

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4--|-4-------5-------6-------7------|


Verse:

   C5      C6      C5      C6       C5      C6      C5      C6
          "Hey toots,  you put the  life    into    living..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|
E|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|

 | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  |



   G#5    G#6      G#5     G#6      D5              G5
                      "You brought a sigh   into    sight..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|-7-------7---x------------------|
D|--------------------------------|-7-------7---x---5-------5------|
A|-6---6---8-------6---6---8------|-5-------5---x---5-------5------|
E|-4---4---4-------4---4---4------|-----------------3-------3------|


   C5      C6      C5      C6       C5      C6      C5      C6
          "Ah  Hon,    you make my  legs   turn  to wa   -  ter..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|
E|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|


   G#5    G#6      G#5     G#6      D5              G5
                     "You bring the stars   out at  night       but..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|-7-------7---x------------------|
D|--------------------------------|-7-------7---x---5-------5------|
A|-6---6---8-------6---6---8------|-5-------5---x---5-------5------|
E|-4---4---4-------4---4---4------|-----------------3-------3------|


   D5              G5
  "they ain't half as bright as your..."
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|-7-------7---x------------------|
D|-7-------7---x---5-------5------|
A|-5-------5---x---5-------5------|
E|-----------------3-------3------|

Riff 1:

   C5                          D#5
  "eyes..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------8--|--------------------------------|
A|-10--------------------------6--|--------------------------------|
E|-8------------------------------|--------------------------------|
     ( Lead guitar: B string = guitar one, G string = guitar two )
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-13~~------------------------16~~--------------------------------|
G|-12~~------------------------15~~--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   C5                          C5   B5  A#5

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--------------------------10-|-9---8--------------------------|
E|-8---------------------------8--|-7---6--------------------------|
     ( Lead guitar: B string = guitar one, G string = guitar two )
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-13~~------------------------13-|-12--11-------------------------|
G|-12~~------------------------12-|-11--10-------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


Repeat verse:

Riff 1:

   C5                          D#5
  "wine..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------8--|--------------------------------|
A|-10--------------------------6--|--------------------------------|
E|-8------------------------------|--------------------------------|
     ( Lead guitar: B string = guitar one, G string guitar two )
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-13~~------------------------16~~--------------------------------|
G|-12~~------------------------15~~--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   C5                          C5   B5  A#5                     A#5

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--------------------------10-|-9---8-----------------------8--|
E|-8---------------------------8--|-7---6-----------------------6--|
     ( Lead guitar: B string = guitar one, G string guitar two )
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-13~~------------------------13-|-12--11----------------------11-|
G|-12~~------------------------12-|-11--10----------------------10-|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   A5  G#5             G#5 G5  G#5

e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|
A|-7---6---------------6---5---6--|
E|-5---4---------------4---3---4--|
    ( lead guitar etc )
e|--------------------------------|----|
B|-10--9---------------4---3---4--|-5~-|
G|-9---8---------------5---4---5--|-6~-|
D|--------------------------------|----|
A|--------------------------------|----|
E|--------------------------------|----|

Chorus:

   A

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|--------------------------------|
D|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|---------0---1---2--------------|
A|-0-------0---0---0---0-------0--|---------------------3^~~~------|
E|-------------------------3------|--------------------------------|

 | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  |



   A
                                     "Well he's been up all..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|--------------------------------|
D|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|---------0---1---2--------------|
A|-0-------0---0---0---0-------0--|---------------------3^~~~------|
E|-------------------------3------|--------------------------------|


   A
 "night..."   ( etc )
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-2-------2---2---2-----------2--|--------------------------------|
D|-2-------2---2---2-----------2--|---------0---1---2--------------|
A|-0-------0---0---0-----------0--|---------------------3^~~~------|
E|-------------------------3------|--------------------------------|


Repeat until:

   A
                              "But between you and me   I think its..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|--------------------------------|
D|-2-------2---2---2---2-------2--|---------0---1---2--------------|
A|-0-------0---0---0---0-------0--|--------------------------------|
E|-------------------------3------|---------------------0---2---3--|

Repeat intro riff:  "Silly!  Silly!"


Repeat verse.

Repeat riff 1.


Interlude: Piano plays Bsus4/Bmajor...


___Bsus4_(x244x0)__B_(x2444x)_______Bsus4_(x244x0)__B_(x2444x)_____


   E6
  "Ooh,                you know the art of  con-ver-sa-tion must be..."
e|---------9---9-----------9------|---------9---9-----------9------|
B|---------9---9-----------9------|---------9---9-----------9------|
G|---------9---9-----------9------|---------9---9-----------9------|
D|---------9---9-----------9------|---------9---9-----------9------|
A|-7------------------------------|-7------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  |



Continue with same rhythm...

For Cdim - make a barre on first four strings 7th fret.
Use thumb for bass note on 6th string, both B and C chords.


___B_(7x9877)______________________________________________________
  "dying..."


___Cdim_(8x7878)___________________________________________________
  "Ooh,                    when  a  romance     depends     on..."


   C#m             B                F#/A#
  "Cliches     and toupees     and  threepees..."
e|-9---------------7--------------|-6------------------------------|
B|-9---------------7--------------|-7------------------------------|
G|-9---------------8--------------|-6------------------------------|
D|-11--------------9--------------|-8------------------------------|
A|-11--------------9--------------|-9------------------------------|
E|-9---------------7--------------|-6------------------------------|

Repeat Intro riff, with guitar solo:


Guitar solo:

   G#5 (46xxxx)                                         A (x0222x)
02:08
e|-------------16----------16-----|--------------------------------|
B|-----19b21-------19b21----------|--------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------18^r18p16-18-16~----------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   G#5 (46xxxx)                                        F#5 (24xxxx)

e|-----19b21---19-19^r19p16-----16-------16------16~~--------------|
B|-------------------------19b21--|-19b21---19b21------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   G#5 (46xxxx)                                         A (x0222x)
02:14
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-----16--13------13~/16---16-18-18b20r18p16---18^-16~------------|
D|-----16------16-----------------|----------18--------------------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|


   G#5 (46xxxx)                     G#5     A5      A#5     B5       C

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------|
B|---19b21-----19-19b21-19-19b21~-|--------------------------------|-16b17~-|
G|--------------------------------|-18--16--18b20---18b20-pb20r18-16-16b17~-|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------|


   C5      C6      C5      C6       C5      C6      C5      C6
    "We're up  to  here        with moon  - in and ju   -   nin'..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|
E|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|


   F                           F        A#      D#      F
  "If  you want to sound   sincere..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|-------------8-------10---------|
D|-3-------3-------3-------3---3--|-----8-------8-------10---------|
A|-3-------3-------3-------3---3--|-----8-------6-------8----------|
E|-1-------1-------1-------1---1--|-----6--------------------------|

 | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  | 1   &   2   &   3   &   4   &  |



  C5       C6      C5      C6       C5      C6      C5      C6
          "Don't   rely    on       Crosby's    croonin..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|-10--10--12------10--10--12-----|
E|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|-8---8---8-------8---8---8------|


   F                           F        A#      D#      F
  "Take a little time,
  "Make up your own rhyme,
  "Don't rely on mine                          'cause   it's..."
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|-------------8-------10---------|
D|-3---------------------------3--|-----8-------8-------10---------|
A|-3---------------------------3--|-----8-------6-------8----------|
E|-1---------------------------1--|-----6--------------------------|


   F

e|--------------------------------|----------------|
B|--------------------------------|----------------|
G|--------------------------------|----------------|
D|--------------------------------|----------------|
A|--------------------------------|----------------|
E|--------------------------------|-----0---2---3--|


Repeat intro riff.  "Silly!"

Repeat chorus riff with guitar solo to end.


Words and music by 10cc.










            
            
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