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The Perfect Autumn - Break Me Baby Tab

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Capo
3rd fret
Tabbed by: Debbie
Email:locatedebs@gmail.com
Song: (An original song titled) Break Me Baby
Artist: The Perfect Autumn

Note: This tab is the version I use to play for this song and is not entirely accurate – 
got it entirely from listening to how Ryan rendered the piece.

You can find the video on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcyOPK05p5o

Tuning: Standard
CAPO on 3rd fret

INTRO (x2):

E|------------0----------------0------------------0----------------0--------------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6--------8---8-----8------8---8-----8----------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9----------------9----------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

VERSE 1(x2):
E|------------0----------------0------------------0----------------0----------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0----|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6--------8---8-----8------8---8-----8------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9----------------9------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   I swear                        I’ll run faster than you, so you can’t
   Catch me                           But if I fall, use me, take me

E|------------0----------------0-----------------------------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0-----------------------|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6------8~-----------------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9~-----------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------|
     Break me, baby             (cos’ to) you I am nothing

E|------------------------------------0~-------------|
B|------------------------------------0~-------------|
G|-------6~---------------------------6~-------------|
D|-------7~---------------------------7~-------------|
A|------------------------------------x--------------|
E|------------------------------------x--------------|
  And to me you are everything     To me you are ever-y-

E|--0---0----0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
B|--0---0----0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
G|--9---9----9--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9--9-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2------------|
D|--9---9----9--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9--9-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2------------|
A|--7---7----7--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6--6--6-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
E|--x---x----x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x--x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x------------|
   -thing


VERSE 2:
E|----0--0---0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
B|----0--0---0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
G|----9--9---9--9-9-9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|
D|----9--9---9--9-9-9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|
A|----7--7---7--7-7-7-7-7-7-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
E|----x--x---x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x--x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x----------------|
  You bring on more pain than I could ever break

E|----0--0---0--0--0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
B|----0--0---0--0--0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
G|----9--9---9--9--9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2--2--2-2-------------------|
D|----9--9---9--9--9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2--2--2-2-------------------|
A|----7--7---7--7--7-7-7-7-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
E|----x--x---x--x--x-x-x-x-x--x--x--x-x--x--x-x-------------------|
  You sing the saddest song that anyone could ever sing

E|-----0-----0-0--0--0-0-0x-0x**------------|
B|-----0-----0-0--0--0-0-0x-0x--------------|
G|-----4-----4-4--6--6-6-9x-9x--------------|
D|-----4-----4-4--6--6-6-9x-9x--------------| (**play these slightly muted,
A|-----2-----2-2--4--4-4-7x-7x--------------|    same goes for the rest which
E|-----x-----x-x--x--x-x-x--x---------------|    are denoted by this.)
  It’s time to    rush this thing


CHORUS:
(Listen to the song for strumming pattern)
     E               G#                     Asus2
E|---0----------------0----------------------0------------|
B|---0----------------0----------------------0------------|
G|---1--------------/-4----------------------2------------|
D|---2--------------/-6----------------------2------------|
A|---2--------------/-6----------------------0------------|
E|---x----------------x----------------------x------------|
      There goes our story…

                 Bsus4           C#sus           E
E|---------------0--x-x--0--0-0--0-0--0-0--------0-------------|
B|---------------0--x-x--0--0-0--0-0--0-0--------0-------------|
G|---------------4--x-x--4--4-4--6-6--6-6--------2-------------|
D|---------------4--x-x--2--2-2--6-6--6-6--------2-------------|
A|---------------2--x-x--2--2-2--4-4--4-4--------0-------------|
E|---------------x--x-x--x--x-x--x-x--x-x--------x-------------|

     E               G#                     Asus2
E|---0---------------0----------------------0------------|
B|---0---------------0----------------------0------------|
G|---1---------------4----------------------2------------|
D|---2---------------6----------------------2------------|
A|---2---------------6----------------------0------------|
E|---x---------------x----------------------x------------|
      There goes our story…

                  Bsus4           C#sus          E    Asus2      Bsus4
E|----------------0—-0x-0x--0—-0x-0x--0--0-0--0--0-0--0----------0-|
B|----------------0—-0x-0x--0—-0x-0x--0--0-0--0--0-0--0----------0-|
G|----------------4—-4x-4x--4—-4x-4x--6--6-6--6--6-6--2----------4-|
D|----------------4—-4x-4x--2—-2x-2x--6--6-6--6--6-6--2----------4-|
A|----------------2—-2x-2x--2—-2x-2x--4--4-4--4--4-4--0----------2-|
E|----------------x--x-x--x-x--x--x---x--x-x--x--x-x--x----------x-|
  Can’t keep too still, she’s got nothing like...                   Nothing like -

(Go to BRIDGE after playing the chorus set for the 2nd time)
(Go to OUTRO after playing the chorus set for the 3rd time)

(x2)
E|------------0----------------0------------------0----------------0--------------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6--------8---8-----8------8---8-----8----------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9----------------9----------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

VERSE 3(x2):
E|------------0----------------0------------------0----------------0----------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0----|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6--------8---8-----8------8---8-----8------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9----------------9------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   I swore                        I’d run faster than you, so you wouldn’t
   Catch me                              But I fell, and you broke me

E|------------0----------------0-----------------------------|
B|--------0-----0---0------0-----0---0-----------------------|
G|------6---6-----6------6---6-----6------8~-----------------|
D|----7----------------7------------------9~-----------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------|
     Baby, lately              (cos’ to) you I am nothing

E|------------------------------------0~-------------|
B|------------------------------------0~-------------|
G|-------6~---------------------------6~-------------|
D|-------7~---------------------------7~-------------|
A|------------------------------------x--------------|
E|------------------------------------x--------------|
  And to me you are everything     To me you are ever-y-

E|--0---0----0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
B|--0---0----0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
G|--9---9----9--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9--9-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2------------|
D|--9---9----9--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9--9-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2------------|
A|--7---7----7--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6--6--6-0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------|
E|--x---x----x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x--x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x------------|
   -thing


VERSE 4:
E|----0--0---0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
B|----0--0---0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
G|----9--9---9--9-9-9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|
D|----9--9---9--9-9-9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|
A|----7--7---7--7-7-7-7-7-7-0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
E|----x--x---x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x--x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x----------------|
  You brought on more pain than I could ever break

E|----0--0---0--0--0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
B|----0--0---0--0--0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
G|----9--9---9--9--9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2--2--2-2-------------------|
D|----9--9---9--9--9-9-9-9-2--2--2--2-2--2--2-2-------------------|
A|----7--7---7--7--7-7-7-7-0--0--0--0-0--0--0-0-------------------|
E|----x--x---x--x--x-x-x-x-x--x--x--x-x--x--x-x-------------------|
  You made me sing the saddest song that I could ever sing

E|-----0-----0-0--0--0-0-0x-0x**------------|
B|-----0-----0-0--0--0-0-0x-0x--------------|
G|-----4-----4-4--6--6-6-9x-9x--------------|
D|-----4-----4-4--6--6-6-9x-9x--------------|
A|-----2-----2-2--4--4-4-7x-7x--------------|
E|-----x-----x-x--x--x-x-x--x---------------| (**play these slightly muted)
  It’s time to    rush this thing

(Go to CHORUS)

BRIDGE:
      A        A-B     B-A    A-B
E|----0--------0-0-----0-0----0-0-----------------------|
B|----0--------0-0-----0-0----0-0-----------------------|
G|----6--------6-8-----8-6----6-8-----------------------|
D|----7--------7-9-----9-7----7-9-----------------------|
A|----0--------0-0-----0-0----0-0-----------------------|
E|----x--------x-x-----x-x----x-x-----------------------|

(x3)
      A                                    A-B
E|----0------------------------------------0-0-----------------------|
B|----0------------------------------------0-0-----------------------|
G|----6------------------------------------6-8-----------------------|
D|----7------------------------------------7-9-----------------------|
A|----0------------------------------------0-0-----------------------|
E|----x------------------------------------x-x-----------------------|
  That…                        to never pick it up again

      A
E|----0------------------------------------|
B|----0------------------------------------|
G|----6------------------------------------|
D|----7------------------------------------|
A|----0------------------------------------|
E|----x------------------------------------|
      Yea-uh, yea… Never pick it up again
(Go to CHORUS)


OUTRO:
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------0-----------------0-----------------0----------------0-----------|
G|----1---1----1---1---1---1-----1---1-------4-----4---4------4-----4---4-----|
D|----------2----2-----------2-----2-------6---6-----6------6---6-----6-------|
A|------2----------------2---------------6----------------6-------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                       There goes our    story...

E|---------------------------------------0~----------------------0---------|
B|-----------0-----------------0---------0~----------------------0---------|
G|--------2----2---2-------2-----2---2---4~----------------------1---------|
D|------2--2-----2-------2---2-----2-----4~----------------------2---------|
A|----0----------------0-----------------2~----------------------2---------|
E|---------------------------------------x~----------------------x---------|
                                               She’s crushed this thing


I can’t possibly indicate every single stroke of strumming here, so please watch the 
if you want to play it exactly like him, especially for the chorus and the bridge. Sorry 
the break in lyrics – I’ve yet to figure them all out =P


LEGEND:
| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  let ring
| x  Mute note
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MR_KNOT 10 wrote on August 11 2011, 07:59 pm

wow amazing tab. 5*!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! perfect. it makes me sad that there isn't enough people that know of Ryan and his work :( but yeah, THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR TABBING THIS!!!!!! :DDDD

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