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 For A Pessimist I'm Pretty Optimistic - Paramore
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This is a great song off their new record RIOT! and it's also my first tab so don't get 
at me if it's a little wrong but i think it's pretty accurate... oh and it's only lead guitar

Tunning: Drop D

*|Intro:

e|--------------------|--------------------|
B|--------------------|--------------------|
G|--16-16-15-15-1515--|--11-11-10-10-1010--|
D|--x--x--x--x--x-x---|--x--x--x--x--x-----|
A|--14-14-13-13-1313--|--9--9--8--8--9-9---|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
                                           
e|--------------------|------------------|
B|--------------------|------------------|
G|--16-16-15-15-1515--|--18-18-18-18-18--|
D|--x--x--x--x--x-x---|--x--x--x--x---x--|
A|--14-14-13-13-1313--|--16-16-16-16-16--|
D|--------------------|------------------|

The entire thing twice

*|Verse:
(I think this is what both guitars play but i don't know)
e|---------------|--------------|
B|---------------|--------------|
G|---------------|--4444444444--|
D|--4~~----------|--4444444444--|   X2
A|--4~~----------|--2222222222--|
D|--4~~----------|--------------|

And Then:

e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------|
D|--444-444-444-444-666-666-666-666--|
A|--444-444-444-444-666-666-666-666--|
D|--444-444-444-444-666-666-666-666--|

e|-------------------------|
B|------4444/777777--------|
G|------3333/666666--------|
D|--1-1-------------0-0~~--|
A|--1-1-------------0-0~~--|
D|--1-1-------------0-0~~--|

*|Pre-Chorus:
I'm stil working with this

*|Chorus:

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's)---------|
G|--8888-10101010-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's & 13's)--|
G|--8888-10101010-1313131313131313--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--1111111111111111--|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's)---------|
G|--8888-10101010-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-----(11's & 13's)---(11's)-------|
G|--8888-13131313-111111111-6-6-6---|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-11111111-9-9-9-9-9-4-4-4---|
D|----------------------------------|

***REPEAT:
Intro (Just Once)
Verse [x1]
Pre-Chorus [x1]
Chorus [1]
Intro (Just Once)

*|Bridge:
e|---------------------------|
B|---------------------------|
G|---------------------------|
D|--22-44-55-77-99-77-55-44--|  X2
A|--22-44-55-77-99-77-55-44--|
D|--22-44-55-77-99-77-55-44--|
PM: .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
Then play it again without PM twice or do this:

e|-----------------------------------------------|
B|--13p11p10-13p11p10-13p11p10-13p11-/16v~-------|
G|-----------------------------------------------|  Not 100% Sure
D|-----------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------|
                                                         X2
e|-----------------------------------------------|
B|--13p11p10-13p11p10-13p11p10-13p11-/11v~-------|
G|-----------------------------------------------|  Not 100% Sure
D|-----------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------|

*|Last Chorus:

e|--------------------|--------------------|
B|--------------------|--------------------|
G|--16-16-15-15-1515--|--11-11-10-10-1010--|
D|--x--x--x--x--x-x---|--x--x--x--x--x-----|
A|--14-14-13-13-1313--|--9--9--8--8--9-9---|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
                                           
e|--------------------|------------------|
B|--------------------|------------------|
G|--16-16-15-15-1515--|--18-18-18-18-18--|
D|--x--x--x--x--x-x---|--x--x--x--x---x--|
A|--14-14-13-13-1313--|--16-16-16-16-16--|
D|--------------------|------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's)---------|
G|--8888-10101010-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-----(11's & 13's)---(11's)-------|
G|--8888-13131313-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-11111111-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's)---------|
G|--8888-10101010-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's & 13's)--|
G|--8888-10101010-1313131313131313--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--1111111111111111--|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------(11's)---------|
G|--8888-10101010-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-8-8-8-8--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|-----(11's & 13's)---(11's)-------|
G|--8888-13131313-1111111111111111--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-11111111-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|
D|----------------------------------|

*|Outro:

e|-----------------------|
B|-----------------------|
G|--8~~--10~-------------|
D|--x----x---------------|
A|--6~~--8~~-------------|
D|-----------------------|

» I Hope You Liked It, If You Have Corrections Leave A Comment And Please Rate This :3


x: Muted String
~: Let Ring
v~: Vibrato
p: Pull Off
/: Slide To
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ChemyVamp 805 Jun 26, 2007 08:40 AM

I don't know how to update this thing but well in the chorus it's wrong... in the last part it's:

e|----------------------------------|
B|-----(11's & 13's)---(11's)-------|
G|--8888-13131313-11111111116-6-6--|
D|--xxxx-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
A|--6666-11111111-9-9-9-9-9-4-4-4---|
D|----------------------------------|

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ChemyVamp 805 Jun 26, 2007 08:40 AM

also the bridge is a little wrong soo i suggest to download the guitar pro tab it's a correction i did to myself

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heyitsthemokid 508 Jun 26, 2007 11:43 AM

you go to my account, then my contributions, then the u!

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