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E A D G B E
Song:      Californication
Artist:    Red Hot Chili Peppers
Album:     Californication

[Intro]
e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|-----0-1------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------0-2----------------|
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)----------|
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)------|
E|---------------------------1----------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|-----0-1------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------0-2----------------|
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)------|
A|-0---------------------(3)---3--------------------|
E|---------------------------1----------------------|

[Verse 1]
e|-------------------------------------------------------------| \
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|  \
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|   \
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)---------------------|    \
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)-----------------|     \
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|      \
                                                                       <== Play 2 times
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|      /
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|     /
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|    /
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)-----------------|   /
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-------------------------------|  /
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|

e|-----0-----------------------1------|
B|-------1-----3---------------3------|
G|---------------------------2--------|
D|---2-----------0-----3---0----------|
A|-3---------2-------3---3------------|
E|---------3-------1------------------|

[Verse 2]
e|-------------------------------------------------------------| \
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|  \
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|   \
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)---------------------|    \
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)-----------------|     \
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|      \
                                                                       <== Play 2 times
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|      /
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|     /
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|    /
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)-----------------|   /
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-------------------------------|  /
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|

e|-----0-----------------------1------|
B|-------1-----3---------------3------|
G|---------------------------2--------|
D|---2-----------0-----3---0----------|
A|-3---------2-------3---3------------|
E|---------3-------1------------------|

[PreChorus]  (Strumming not shown.)
    Am  Fmaj7   Am    F
e|---0-----0-----0-----0-------|
B|---1-----1-----1-----1-------|
G|---2-----2-----2-----2-------|
D|---2-----3-----2-----3-------| x3
A|---0-----3-----0-----3-------|
E|-----------------------------|

[Chorus]  (Strumming not shown.)
    C     G     Dm    Am    C     G     Dm
e|---0-----------1-----0-----0-----------1------|
B|---1-----3-----3-----1-----1-----3-----3------|
G|---0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0-----2------|
D|---2-----0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0------|
A|---3-----2-----------0-----3-----2------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

[Verse 3]
e|-------------------------------------------------------------| \
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|  \
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|   \
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)---------------------|    \
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)-----------------|     \
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|      \
                                                                       <== Play 2 times
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|      /
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|     /
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|    /
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)-----------------|   /
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-------------------------------|  /
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|

e|-----0-----------------------1------|
B|-------1-----3---------------3------|
G|---------------------------2--------|
D|---2-----------0-----3---0----------|
A|-3---------2-------3---3------------|
E|---------3-------1------------------|

[Verse 4]
e|-------------------------------------------------------------| \
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|  \
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|   \
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)---------------------|    \
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)-----------------|     \
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|      \
                                                                       <== Play 2 times
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|      /
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|     /
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|    /
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)-----------------|   /
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-------------------------------|  /
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|

e|-----0-----------------------1------|
B|-------1-----3---------------3------|
G|---------------------------2--------|
D|---2-----------0-----3---0----------|
A|-3---------2-------3---3------------|
E|---------3-------1------------------|

[PreChorus]  (Strumming not shown.)
    Am    F?    Am    F
e|---0-----0-----0-----0-------|
B|---1-----1-----1-----1-------|
G|---2-----2-----2-----2-------|
D|---2-----3-----2-----3-------| x3
A|---0-----3-----0-----3-------|
E|-----------------------------|

[Chorus]  (Strumming not shown.)
    C     G     Dm    Am    C     G     Dm
e|---0-----------1-----0-----0-----------1-------|
B|---1-----3-----3-----1-----1-----3-----3-------|
G|---0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0-----2-------|
D|---2-----0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0-------| x3
A|---3-----2-----------0-----3-----2-------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------|

[Solo]
e|------9----------|-----------|------9----------|-------------------|----------------------|
B|-10--------------|-----------|-10--------------|-------------------|----------------------|
G|----------11br13-|-----------|----------11br13-|-------------11-11-|-11-11p9--------------|
D|-----------------|-----------|-----------------|-------------------|---------11-11---9-11-|
A|-----------------|-----------|-----------------|-------------------|----------------------|
E|-----------------|-----------|-----------------|-------------------|----------------------|

e|------------------|--------------14--|---------------|--------------14b16-|-14---------|
B|------------------|------14--17------|---------------|------14--17--------|------------|
G|-9---11br13-9-----|-14---------------|---------------|-14-----------------|------------|
D|--------------11--|------------------|---------------|--------------------|------------|
A|------------------|------------------|---------------|--------------------|------------|
E|------------------|------------------|---------------|--------------------|------------|

e|-17--16--14------|-14--------------|----------------|-----------------|
B|-------------17--|------17-14--17--|-14--14---14----|---14----17--14--|
G|-----------------|-----------------|-----16b--16b---|---16b-----------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|

e|-14br16---------------|---------------------|
B|---------17-14-17-14--|-------17-15-14------|
G|----------------------|-16-14-----------14--|
D|----------------------|---------------------|
A|----------------------|---------------------|
E|----------------------|---------------------|

[Verse 5]
e|-------------------------------------------------------------| \
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|  \
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|   \
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(0)---------------------|    \
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-----------(3)-----------------|     \
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|      \
                                                                       <== Play 2 times
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|      /
B|-----0-1-----------------------------------------------------|     /
G|-------------------------------0-2---------------------------|    /
D|---2-------(2)-(0h2p0)---------------(3)-(0)-----------------|   /
A|-0---------------------(3)---3-------------------------------|  /
E|---------------------------1---------------------------------|

e|-----0-----------------------1------|
B|-------1-----3---------------3------|
G|---------------------------2--------|
D|---2-----------0-----3---0----------|
A|-3---------2-------3---3------------|
E|---------3-------1------------------|

[Pre Chorus](Strumming not shown.)
    Am    F?    Am    F
e|---0-----0-----0-----0------|
B|---1-----1-----1-----1------|
G|---2-----2-----2-----2------|
D|---2-----3-----2-----3------|
A|---0-----3-----0-----3------|
E|----------------------------|

[Chorus](Strumming not shown.)
    C     G     Dm    Am    C     G     Dm
e|---0-----------1-----0-----0-----------1------|
B|---1-----3-----3-----1-----1-----3-----3------|
G|---0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0-----2------|
D|---2-----0-----0-----2-----2-----0-----0------|
A|---3-----2-----------0-----3-----2------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

************************************

| (n)  Ghost note
| h    Hammer-on
| p    Pull-off
| br   Bend release
| b    Bend

************************************
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portersfa 20 Oct 12, 2005 06:13 AM

itz good but the last nnote of the solo is a 14 on the same string not a 13

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astepabove 10 Oct 14, 2005 03:38 PM

yup... it's a tab all right.

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private 111 Oct 23, 2005 08:53 AM

that F? chord u put is Fmaj7

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