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Author
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                             Tell Me Baby - Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Tabbed By : Kevin A. (Felas_Kevin)
e-mail: vekiskev@yahoo.com

Tuning: standard

[Intro]

(0:16)
G|------------------------|
D|------------------------|
A|-5~---------------------|
E|------------------------|


[Verse]

(0:19)
G|----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7-7-----------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------0----------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----x------00-33---|

 
[Variation]

(0:46)
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7-----------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----x-x5-00-33---|
*play until chorus


[Chorus 1]

(1:03)
G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|----------------7------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------3/5---x-x--|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|


G|------------------------|
D|----5------5------------|
A|------------------------|
E|-33----3-33-------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|----------------7------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------3/5---5-5--|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|


G|--------------------------------|
D|---5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5-------|
A|--------------------------------|
E|-33----33----3--3--33----3------| *Listen for timing

Go back to the verse here, play as many times as needed.
(1:41)
G|----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7-7-----------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------0----------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----x------00-33---|


[Variation]

(2:08)
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7-----------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----x-x5-00-33---|
*play until chorus


[Chorus 2]

(2:26)
G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-------|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3---------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-3h5-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-------------|

G|----------------7------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------3/5---5----|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|


G|------------------------|
D|----5------5------------|
A|------------------------|
E|-33----3-33--3----------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|----------------7------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------3/5---5-x--|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-5----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|--------------------------------|
D|---5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5-------|
A|--------------------------------|
E|-33----33----3--3--33----3------|


[Guitar Solo]

(3:03)
G|----------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------|
A|----------------------------------------------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55-| x3

            fingerstyle
           |------------------|
G|-----------5-7-9-7-5--------|
D|-5h7-7----5-----------------|
A|----------------------------|
E|----5-x55-------------------|

G|----------------------------------------------|
D|-5h7-7----------5h7-7----------5h7-7----------|
A|----------------------------------------------|
E|----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55----5-x55x55-55-| x3

          fingerstyle
         |-----------------|
G|-------------------------|
D|-5h7-7--5h7-5------------|
A|--------------7-5--------|
E|----5-xx----------8------|


[Final Chorus]

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|----------------7------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------3/5---5-5--|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|


G|------------------------|
D|----5------5------------|
A|------------------------|
E|-33----3-33--3----------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|-----------------------|
D|----5---5--------------|
A|------------5-5-5-5----|
E|-3x---x---3------------|

G|----------------5------------------------------------------5-----|
D|----3---3----------------5---5-------7---------3---3-------------|
A|------------1/3---x-x----------------------------------1/3---x-x-|
E|-1x---x---1-----------3x---x---3-3/5---5-3--1x---x---1-----------|

G|-------------------------------|
D|-5----5----5----5----5---------|
A|-------------------------------|
E|---33---33---33---33---33--5~~-|



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| x  Dead note
| h  Hammer-on
| /  Slide up
| ~  Vibrato

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Mini Duff 94 May 23, 2006 10:29 AM

Legend tab man!!!!!!!!!!

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masterofthebass 10 Jun 05, 2006 01:40 PM

perfect!!!!!

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RightNow 10 Jul 03, 2006 12:16 PM

Nice.

Ive never attempted a Slap Song My Thumb Is Raw!

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