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Beggars Tab

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D A D G B E
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                             Beggars – Bombay Bicycle Club
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Tabbed by: Neil Wicker
Email: wicker101@hotmail.co.uk

Tuning: Drop D  (DADGBE)

Capo 1 (all notes relative to capo)


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

  “Your guard      isn’t         on” 


e|----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
D|--4--------4s5--s4--2-----0-|------------0-------0-----2-----0----|
A|----------------------------|-------------------------------------|
D|--0---0---0---0---0---0---5-|--5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5--|

   “Barr-   iers     op-   en”


(repeat x2 and on the last repeat shorten the end to this - 
e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|---------------------|
D|--------0-------0----|
A|---------------------|
D|--5---5---5---5---5--|  )


e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------0-----2-----5--------------------------------|
D|----2-----0-----2---------------------------0-------0--------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5--------|

    “And     leaving,  quiet and burned”

e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--2--------0------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------2--------0-----------------------2---------------4-----------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2-----2-----2-----2-----2-----2-----2-----2-----0-----0-----0-------0-----5-|


“..nights   we  sought    all                 the  words”

e|-------------------------------0-----|
B|---------------3---------------------|
G|---------4---------------4-----------|
D|-----5-------5-------5-------5-------| x3
A|-------------------------------------|
D|---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5-----|

“And if I could have one more” 


e|----------2--|
B|----------3--|
G|--9---9---2--|
D|--0---0---0--|
A|--9---7------|
D|--9---9------|

(strum or pick these chords, still relative to capo)

“guardian on the wall”

Chorus: (strum these, I put *’s where you should change chord)

e|--------------2---|
B|--------------3---|
G|--4---9---9---2---|
D|--0---0---0---0---|  x2
A|--5---9---7-------|
D|--5---9---9-------|

*                   *         *   *
“Riding a fleet of beggars and cons
Taking it back, it won't be long”

Verse 2: (played the same as verse 1)

Chorus: (same x2)

(these are the pull-offs that start here but it sounds better just strumming to 
the end with just one guitar) 

e|-----------------2----|
B|-----------------3----|
G|--4p0—-7p0--7p0—-4p2--|
D|--0--------------0----|
A|--5----9----9---------|
E|--5----9----9---------|

(Riding a fleet of beggars and cons
Taking it back, it won't be long)
[x3]
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| /   slide up
| \   slide down
| h   hammer-on
| p   pull-off
| ~   vibrato
| +   harmonic
| x   Mute note
| b   Bend
| pb  Pre-bend
| br  Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

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Joel B. wrote on March 18 2012, 02:20 pm

I love you.. really this is awesome...
I was waiting for this for a while, so thanks!

by the way I think this sounds better, but because I'm not listening to the song right now I don't really know if the guitar plays this.

 e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------2-----5--------------------------------|
D|----2-----------0-----3----------------------0-------0--------------|
A|--------2-----------------------------------------------------------|
D|--5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5--------|


“And leaving, quiet and burned”

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