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                             BRIGHT IDEA - ORSON
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Due to popular demand I've spent the last couple of days tabbing 'Bright Idea' by Orson.
a pretty good song, and seeing as my tab to 'No Tomorrow' has gotten good ratings (I
that one under my alt. account d_man2k) I decided to tab their second single. Anyway, I 
you enjoy it. If you like the tab please rate it! And don't forget to leave a comment,
drop an email: deanpesani@hotmail.com with any suggestions or whatever.
Dean


INTRO - barre the 4th fret and strum, then hammer-on the specified frets so as to sound
notes, then strum this new chord once more, and repeat, etc.

   Gtr 1                               C#m7
|E|----------------|----------------|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|B|----------------|----------------|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|
|G|---drums--------|---drums--------|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|D|----------------|----------------|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|
|A|----------------|----------------|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


    F#                                 C#m7
|E|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|B|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|
|G|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|D|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|
|A|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2                              *
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|---------7/11-7-|-PB9^11r9-------|----------------|
|G|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
* Pre-bend: bend the 9th fret to the 11th without plucking, and pluck when the A# note
fret) is reached. Slowly release.

                                     VERSE STARTS HERE
    F#                                 C#m7
|E|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|B|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|
|G|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|D|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|
|A|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|---------7/11-7-|-PB9^11r9-------|----------------|
|G|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
                                     VERSE STARTS HERE


VERSE - the above riff appears occasionally throughout the verse. I couldn't tab it
where it appears in each verse, just experiment with the above riff and put it where you
it sounds right.

   Gtr 1                                                        PLAY X4
     C#m7                             F#
|E|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|B|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|G|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|D|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|A|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

CHORUS - In the first 2 bars, there's just Gtr 2 playing the octaves, and also the bass,
 Gtr 1 comes in for the second 2 bars, and carries on for the rest of the chorus and
choruses.

   Gtr 1                              C#m
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|----------------|----------------|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|----------------|----------------|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


  Gtr  1
         B5      B5       F#5    F#5  C#m               Em
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--0---0---0---0-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--0---0---0---0-|
|G|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--0---0---0---0-|
|D|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--2---2---2---2-|
|A|------2-------2-|------9-------9-|4-----4---4---4-|--2---2---2---2-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|--0---0---0---0-|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

PRE-VERSE - the amount of arrows (^) signifies the how long it takes to reach the target note.

   Gtr 1
     C#m7                             F#
|E|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|B|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|G|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|D|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|A|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|---7^^9~~~~~~~~~|~~~~~~~~~~-7-9--|-9^11---9^^^^11-|----------------|
|G|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

on the first bar of the next verse, Gtr 2 plays:
|E|----------------|
|B|--7--9~~~~~~~~~~|
|G|----------------|
|D|----------------|
|A|----------------|
|E|----------------|

VERSE - same as previous verse;

   Gtr 1                                                        PLAY X4
     C#m7                             F#
|E|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|B|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|--4h5-5--4h5-5--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|G|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|D|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|--4h6-6--4h6-6--|-9h11-11-9h11-11|-9h11-11-9h11-11|
|A|--4---4--4---4--|--4---4--4---4--|-9----9--9----9-|-9----9--9----9-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

CHORUS

   Gtr 1
         B5      B5       F#5    F#5  C#m
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|------2-------2-|------9-------9-|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


   Gtr 1
         B5      B5       F#5    F#5  C#m
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|------4-------4-|------11------11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|------2-------2-|------9-------9-|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


 Gtr  1
     B5               F#5             C#m
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|--2---2---2---2-|--9---9---9---9-|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


 Gtr  1
     B5               F#5             C#m               Em
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--0---0---0---0-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--0---0---0---0-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--0---0---0---0-|
|D|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--2---2---2---2-|
|A|--2---2---2---2-|--9---9---9---9-|4-----4---4---4-|--2---2---2---2-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|--0---0---0---0-|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


   Gtr 1
     Em
|E|--0---0---0---0-|
|B|--0---0---0---0-|
|G|--0---0---0---0-|
|D|--2---2---2---2-|
|A|--2---2---2---2-|
|E|--0---0---0---0-|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|
|A|----------------|
|E|----------------|

BRIDGE

   Gtr 1
    G#m                               C#                        PLAY X3
|E|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|
|B|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|
|G|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|
|D|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|
|A|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|
|E|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|----------------|----------------|

THEN
    A                                 G#
|E|-5---5---5---5--|-5---5---5---5--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|
|B|-5---5---5---5--|-5---5---5---5--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|
|G|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|-5---5---5---5--|-5---5---5---5--|
|D|-7---7---7---7--|-7---7---7---7--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|
|A|-7---7---7---7--|-7---7---7---7--|-6---6---6---6--|-6---6---6---6--|
|E|-5---5---5---5--|-5---5---5---5--|-4---4---4---4--|-4---4---4---4--|

FINAL CHORUS

    Here's...My......Bright.........Idea...
 Gtr  1                               C#m
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|----------------|----------------|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|----------------|----------------|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|----------------|----------------|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|----------------|----------------|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|----------------|----------------|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


 Gtr  1
     B5               F#5             C#m                       PLAY X5
|E|----------------|----------------|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|B|----------------|----------------|4h5---5---5---5-|--5---5---5---5-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|D|--4---4---4---4-|--11--11--11--11|4h6---6---6---6-|--6---6---6---6-|
|A|--2---2---2---2-|--9---9---9---9-|4-----4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|  Gtr 2
|E|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

OUTRO - if you listen closely you can hear some notes in the background. I can't quite
these out, I don't even know if they are played on guitar. If you know, email me.

   Gtr 1
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|G|-4--------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|D|-4---let ring---|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|A|-2--------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|   Gtr 2
|E|-7---7---7---7--|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|-x---x---x---x--|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|-4---4---4---4--|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


   Gtr 1
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|G|-3/4------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|D|-3/4-let ring---|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|A|-1/2------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|   Gtr 2
|E|---7---7---7---7|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|---x---x---x---x|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|---4---4---4---4|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


   Gtr 1
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|G|-4-4------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|D|-4-4-let ring---|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|A|-2-2------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|   Gtr 2
|E|---7---7---7---7|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|---x---x---x---x|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|---4---4---4---4|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


   Gtr 1
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|B|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|G|-4-4------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|D|-4-4-let ring---|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|-(4)------------|
|A|-2-2------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|-(2)------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|
|   Gtr 2
|E|---7---7---7---7|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---7---7-|
|B|---x---x---x---x|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|--x---x---x---x-|
|G|---4---4---4---4|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|--4---4---4---4-|
|D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|A|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
|E|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

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andyman15 11 wrote on June 9 2006, 10:08 am

Great Tab! The first one i could find on the net. I just couldnt figure out what they were doing. :p
Thanks!

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Jimbob Hendrix 2,846 wrote on June 12 2006, 05:31 am

superb

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Captain Planet 1,343 wrote on June 13 2006, 04:52 am

thanks for the nice comments guys.

just a note to say I've submitted this tab at MxTabs too, so don't think someone has stolen it if you see it over there!

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