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Author
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        Giving Up - Silverstein
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Tabbed by: Andrew Penner
Email: penner_rocks@hotmail.com

Tuning: Drop D
(note: strumming is not exact strumming, listen to song to find out how to play it)

April 6/05
-I changed the intro up a bit, added a bit to it
-I changed the verse, because it was wrong

July 10/05
-I changed intro lead guitar part
-I changed the chorus lead guitar part
-I changed the post chorus lead guitar part

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INTRO
"I used to make the light shine for you..."
GUITAR 1 x6
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------9--------9--------------------9--------9---------------------|
D|-----10--------10-------10---------10--------10-------10-----------------|
A|--8------8---------8------------8------8---------8-----------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------12--------12--------------------12--------12------------------|
D|-----10--------10--------10--------10----------10--------10--------------|
A|--0------0---------0------------0------0-----------0---------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

GUITAR 2 x2 (on the third time of guitar 1's part)                      
e|----12~--10~--7/8~------------12~--15~--10/12~---------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

============================================================================

CHORUS
"Giving up on me..."
GUITAR 1 x2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|10-10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-10-10-------------------------------------|
A|-8--8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--8--8--8--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|
D|--------------------------------------7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|

GUITAR 2 x4
e|-8-0-0-15-0-0-13-0-0-12-0-0-10-0-0-|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------| 

============================================================================

POST CHORUS x2
"I've laid myself to sleep tonight..."
GUITAR 1
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-----|
A|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-----|
D|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-----|

GUITAR 2
e|---------------------------------(-8-0-0-15-0-0-13-0-0-12-0-0-10-0-0---)-|
B|---------------------------------(-----------------------------------x2)-|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------------------------------|
A|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------------------------------|
D|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------------------------------|

===========================================================================

VERSE x3
"And now you throw it all away..."
BOTH GUITARS
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10------------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--10-10-----------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---9--9-----------------------------|

VERSE x1
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------------|

============================================================================

CHORUS
"Giving up on me..."
GUITAR 1 x2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|10-10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-10-10-------------------------------------|
A|-8--8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--8--8--8--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|
D|--------------------------------------7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|

GUITAR 2 x4
e|-8-0-0-15-0-0-13-0-0-12-0-0-10-0-0-|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------| 

============================================================================

POST CHORUS-2 x2
"I'VE LAID MYSELF TO SLEEP TONIGHT..."
GUITAR 1 x2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~---777777777777-------------------------------------|
A|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~---777777777777-------------------------------------|
D|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~---777777777777-------------------------------------|
pm  . . .      . . . 

GUITAR 2 x1 (On second time play guitar 1's part)
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------17-17-17-17-16-16-16-16-14-14-14-14-16-16-16-16---|
D|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~---x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x---|
A|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~--15-15-15-15-14-14-14-14-12-12-12-12-14-14-14-14---|
D|--3-3-3-3~---5-5-5-5~----------------------------------------------------|
pm  . . .      . . . 

===========================================================================

VERSE x3
"And now you throw it all away..."
BOTH GUITARS
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10------------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--10-10-----------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---9--9-----------------------------|

VERSE x1
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-5~---------------------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10-5~---------------------------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-5~---------------------------------------------|

===========================================================================

INTRO
"I used to make the light shine for you..."
GUITAR 1 x6
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------9--------9--------------------9--------9---------------------|
D|-----10--------10-------10---------10--------10-------10-----------------|
A|--8------8---------8------------8------8---------8-----------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------12--------12--------------------12--------12------------------|
D|-----10--------10--------10--------10----------10--------10--------------|
A|--0------0---------0------------0------0-----------0---------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

GUITAR 2 x2 (on the third time of guitar 1's part)                      
e|----12~--10~--7/8~------------12~--15~--10/12~---------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

============================================================================

BRIDGE
BOTH GUITARS x2
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-101010101010101010101010-777777-555555----------------------------------|
A|--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-777777-555555----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------777777-555555----------------------------------|
						                     
GUITAR 1 x2					                     
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-101010101010101010101010-777777-555555----------------------------------|
A|--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-777777-555555----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------777777-555555----------------------------------|
						                     
GUITAR 2 x2					                     
e|---3-3h5p3-----3-3h5p3------3-3h5p3-----3-3h5p3--------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

============================================================================

VERSE x7
"And now you throw it all away..."
BOTH GUITARS
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10------------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--10-10-----------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---9--9-----------------------------|

VERSE x1
BOTH GUITARS
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-12-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-10--10~--10~--7~----------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--10-10-10-10---8~--10~--7~----------------------------------|
D|--------------10-10-10-10-------10~--7~----------------------------------|

============================================================================

| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
| .  Palm Mute
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SPFan 10 Mar 21, 2006 07:52 AM

this song roxx

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Conor360 76 Apr 14, 2006 12:55 PM

i like poo and badgers.

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firestormzach 10 Jul 19, 2006 05:48 PM

amazing tab. my mom actually jst yelled at me for playing it too loud. only thing i noticed was that the main riff does actually play at the last chorus/outro in the background though its hard to hear. but it dosent really matter, especially for solo play. wish i could play by ear this good.

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