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Please Dont Take My Sunshine Away Tab

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Please Don't Take My Sunshine Away
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Intro:


Main Riff
e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|---6-------6------6-------3p2-|
D|5------4-------3------2------2|
A|--0--0---0---0---0--0---0-----|
E|------------------------------|


The Backing riff starts in with the vocals
e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|---6-------6------6-------3p2-|
D|5------4-------3------2------2|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|


your face is like the sun sinking into the ocean
your face is like watching flowers growing in fast motion


Part 2 starts at 0:33
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----2-------2-------2-------3p2-------2-------2--------------------|
G|--2---2---2---2-------2---------2---2---2---2---2--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
D|0-------0---------2------2--------0-------0--------2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
A|----------------0-------0--------------------------2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
E|---------------------------------------------------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
____________________________________________________|___Palm Muted___|

all your kisses i swallowed
brightened mornings and hollows

(This part has a ton of effects that make it hard to hear what the guitar's doing 
but it sounds Ok with these chords)

   D         E               A         F#m
my vines and tree knots will come unwound

D        E
baby you are my....

C#m         D
Suuuuuuuuuunshine

   C#m         D
My Suuuuuuuuuunshine

Bm              C#m  D    E
Please Don't Take My Sunshine away

(End chorus With)
e|---------1________|
B|------3-----------|
G|---2--------------|
D|0-----------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|

Preverse Riff

e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|----2-------2-------2--------0|
A|0-0---0-----------0---0----0--|
E|--------3-3---3-2-------0h1---|


(For the next verse only the backing riff in the intro is heard.)

the grounded fireflies are little stars that are dying
returning to the earth i can hear them crying
(Part 2)
like christmas bulbs that i swallowed
slept in a tree that’s gone hollow

    D         E     A      F#m
and Never a Brittle Winter Time

D        E
baby you are my....

C#m         D
Suuuuuuuuuunshine

   C#m         D
My Suuuuuuuuuunshine

Bm              C#m  D    E
Please Don't Take My Sunshine away

(End chorus With)
e|---------1________|
B|------3-----------|
G|---2--------------|
D|0-----------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|

Bridge:

Solo
(Use lots of vibrato on the notes you hold
and slide whenever you can)

e|------------------|-------------------|------------------10------|
B|/6-4-6-4-2/-6_____|/6-4-6-4-2/-11_____|/6-4-6-4-2/-9/-11----11\-9|
G|------------------|-------------------|--------------------------|
D|------------------|-------------------|--------------------------|
A|------------------|-------------------|--------------------------|
E|------------------|-------------------|--------------------------|

Chords that go underneath it

F#m   E   D


C#m         D
Suuuuuuuuuunshine

   C#m         D
My Suuuuuuuuuunshine

Bm              C#m  D    E      D
Please Don't Take My Sunshine away.....
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guitar121 10 Mar 23, 2010 07:05 PM

Great tab
RIP Sparklehorse

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guitar121 10 Mar 23, 2010 07:13 PM

but i think solo should be on the G string and the pull of in the into bit should be on the B string

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rombo 84 Jun 18, 2016 11:24 AM

yo, the 3p2 on the G string of the Main Riff should be on the B string!
and of course, the 2 at the ending should be on the G string, not D

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