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Revolution Radio Tab

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  • How to play Revolution Radio by Green Day on Guitar Easy to Follow.
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Green Day - Revolution Radio

tabbed by jjjddd

standard tuning 
(i think bja plays in half step down normally, just transcribe up a fret if you wanna sound authentic ;^P)


intro lead
e|------------------------------------------------|
B|-10-10------10-10------------10----12-10----10--|
G|-------9--9-------9/10-10-10----10-------10-----|
D|------------------------------------------------|x4
A|------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------|


this then repeats over the next chord part:
e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|---------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7---3-3-3-3-3-|x3 
A|-7-7-7-7---3-3-3-3-3-|
E|-5-5-5-5-0h1-1-1-1-1-|

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|---------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7---3---------|
A|-7-7-7-7---3---------|
E|-5-5-5-5-0h1---------|



verse
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------\7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|-7-7-------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------------------------|
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-\5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------|
       * * * * * * * * * * * * * *     * * * * * *       v up-pick here
e|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|     x2
B|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|
D|-7-7-------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--5--5-5--5-5--2--2-2--------------|
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5--5-5--5-5--2--2-2--------------|
E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5------------------3--3-3--3-3--0--0-0--------------|
       * * * * * * * * * * * * * *      

break ("we will be seen but not be heard")
i can hear two guitar parts here:
one fast measure of F then a half measure of E
e|------------|
B|------------|
G|-10----9----|
D|---x16---x4-|
A|-8-----7----|
E|------------|

the other (lead) mirrors the vocal melody
e|------------------|
B|------------------|
G|---4-5-/9-7-5-7-4-|
D|-7----------------|
A|---2-3-/7-5-3-5-2-|
E|-5----------------|


chorus
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-----------------------------|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222----------33333333-55555555555555-33--|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-10101010--|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-10101010--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-8-8-8-8---|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222--------------------|

 
second break
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------5-5--5----------------------5---|
A|-7-7--7-3-3--3-5-5--5-3-3--3-7-7--7-3-3--3-5-5--5-3---|
E|-5-5--5-1-1--1-3-3--3--------5-5--5-1-1--1-3-3--3-----|

second verse 
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------\7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|-7-7-------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------------------------|
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-\5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------|
       * * * * * * * * * * * * * *     * * * * * *       v up-pick here
e|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|     x2
B|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------0~~~~-------|
D|-7-7-------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--5--5-5--5-5--2--2-2--------------|
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5--5-5--5-5--2--2-2--------------|
E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5------------------3--3-3--3-3--0--0-0--------------|
       * * * * * * * * * * * * * *


chorus
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-----------------------------|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222----------33333333-55555555555555-33--|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-10101010--|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-10101010--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-8-8-8-8---|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222--------------------|


different break this time 
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------5-5--5----------------------5---| x2
A|-7-7--7-3-3--3-5-5--5-3-3--3-7-7--7-3-3--3-5-5--5-3---|
E|-5-5--5-1-1--1-3-3--3--------5-5--5-1-1--1-3-3--3-----|

on the second repeat the lead plays the start of the upcoming solo
e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------|
E|-/12-10-12-10--8-10-8--7-8-7--5-7-5v----|


solo
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------10---10-----|
G|-9--6-6-----------11--6-6-----------/9-7-7-7*-/9-7-7--------------9----9v--|
D|--------7-9-1111----------7-9-1111-------------------7---------------------|
A|-7--4-4-----------9---4-4-----------/7-5-5----/7-5-5-----------------------|
E|--------5-7-9-9-----------5-7-9-9--------------------5-////\\\\------------|

e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-9--6-6-----------11--6-6--11-13-11-/9-7-7--/9-7-----|
D|--------7-9-1111---------------------------------7---|
A|-7--4-4-----------9---4-4--9--11-9--/7-5-5--/7-5-----|
E|--------5-7-9-9----------------------------------5---|


break
e|------------------|
B|------------------|
G|---4-5-/9-7-5-7-4-|x2
D|-7----------------|
A|---2-3-/7-5-3-5-2-|
E|-5----------------|
rhythm is same as the first time this appears but on the second repeat it goes up


chorus
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-----------------------------|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-55555555-77777777777777-55--|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222----------33333333-55555555555555-33--|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------77777777-10101010--|
D|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-77777777-10101010--|
A|-7777777777777777-4444444444444444-55555555-8-8-8-8---|
E|-5555555555555555-2222222222222222--------------------|


outro (lead guitar plays the intro riff over this)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|x3
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--|

e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5-5----------------|
D|-7-7--3-3--5-5--5-5--7-------------|
A|-7-7--3-3--5-5--3-3--7-------------|
E|-5-5--1-1--3-3-------5-------------|


cool song, looking forward to the new album!!! peace love ya preciate ya vape nation etc etc
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ryanclancy1214 10 Sep 15, 2016 07:44 PM

This tab is killer!

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JjjDdd 1,198 Oct 06, 2016 09:15 PM

thx bb ;^P

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acetesyvdsrthyt 10 Oct 19, 2016 10:34 AM

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|---------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7---3-3-3-3-3-|x3
A|-7-7-7-7---3-3-3-3-3-|
E|-5-5-5-5-0h1-1-1-1-1-|

I think this should be an octave higher, like this:

e|----------------------------|
B|----------------------------|
G|----------------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7-----10-10-10-10-10-|x3
A|-7-7-7-7-----10-10-10-10-10-|
E|-5-5-5-5-----8--8--8--8--8--|

also here:

e|-------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------5-5--5--------------------------5---| x2
A|-7-7--7-10-10--10-5-5--5-3-3--3--7-7--7-10-10--10-5-5--5-3---|
E|-5-5--5-8--8---8--3-3--3---------5-5--5-8--8---8--3-3--3-----|

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