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I'LL BE AROUND (WHENEVER YOU WANT ME)

As recorded by The Spinners
(From the 1973 Album SPINNERS)

Words and Music by Thom Bell & Phill Hurt

Transcribed by Slowhand


Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Norman Harris - Electric Guitar'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Bobby Eli - Electric Guitar'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Roland Chambers - Electric Guitar'


 Intro
  Q=110
                Emaj7             G#m F#6               G#m EmaG#m
 4/4
  Gtr I (Clean El. Gtr.)
  H     E  E  E  E    +H      +E   Q   E    +H      +E   Q   E
|---------------11-|-(11)----(11)-11--11-|-(11)----(11)-11--11--|
|------------12----|---------------------|----------------------|
|------11S13-----8-|--(8)-----(8)--8---8-|--(8)-----(8)--8---8--|
|-------------9----|---------------------|----------------------|
|-------9S11-------|---------------------|----------------------|
|------------------|---------------------|----------------------|
|
| Gtr II (Clean El. Gtr.)
| H     Q     E  E    +H      +E   Q   E    +H      +E   Q   E
|------------------|---------------4---2-|--(2)-----(2)--4------|
|----------------4-|--(4)-----(4)--4---4-|--(4)-----(4)--4---4--|
|----------------4-|--(4)-----(4)--4---3-|--(3)-----(3)--4---4--|
|----------------2-|--(2)-----(2)--6---4-|--(4)-----(4)--6---2--|
|------------------|---------------------|----------------------|
|------------------|---------------------|----------------------|


               G#m F#6                    Emaj7              G#m  F#6
   +H      +E   Q   E    +H      E   E  E  E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)----(11)-11--11-|-(11)--------------11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|---------------------|----------------12----|-----------------------|
|--(8)-----(8)--8---8-|--(8)----11S=13-----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|---------------------|-----------------9----|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------9S=11-------|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H      +E   Q   E    +H     +E   Q     E    +H       +E   Q    E
|---------------4---2-|--(2)----(2)--4-------|----------------4----2-|
|--(4)-----(4)--4---4-|--(4)----(4)--4-----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(4)-----(4)--4---3-|--(3)----(3)--4-----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
|--(2)-----(2)--6---4-|--(4)----(4)--6-----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|
| Gtr III (Clean El. Gtr.)
|   W                     W                      Q   q    Q     q
|---------------------|----------------------|-------4----------4----|
|---------------------|----------------------|-------4----------4----|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------|-----------------------|


                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6               G#m   Emaj7
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       E   E  E  E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)---------------11-||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------12----||
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)-----11S=13-----8-||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|------------------9----||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------9S=11-------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H      +E   Q     E
|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|--(2)-----(2)--4-------||
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)-----(4)--4-----4-||
|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)-----(3)--4-----4-||
|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)-----(4)--6-----2-||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q   Q      q
|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----||
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------||


   1st & 3rd Verses
    Emaj7         G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6
     +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
||--(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||---(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
||-----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|
||o--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
||---(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
||---(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|     Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
||--------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|
||o-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                                                  2nd, 4th & 5th Verses
                                                $
                G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7               G#m  F#6
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E     +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-||-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-||--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E     +H       +E   Q    E
|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------||----------------4----2-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-||--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-||--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-||--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q         Q   q    Q     q
|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----||-------4----------4----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----||-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|


                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                          Chorus
                G#m  Emaj7               G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7
   +H       +E   Q    E     +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-||-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-||--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E     +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|--(2)------(2)--4------||----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-||--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(3)------(3)--4----4-||--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--6----2-||--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q         Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------2----------2----||-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|
|-------4----------4----||-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|


                G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                                 1.
                 To Coda
                Emaj7
   +H     H          W            H        E  E  E  E
|-(11)------------|-------------|------------------11--||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------12----o||
|--(8)------------|-------------|---------11S13-----8--||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------9-----||
|-----------------|-------------|----------9S11-------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|
|  +H     E E E E   +H     H      E E E E  E  E  E  E
|--(2)----2-2-2---|-------------|----------------------||
|--(4)----4-4-4-4-|-(4)---------|---4-4-4--4--4--4--4-o||
|--(3)----3-3-3-4-|-(4)---------|---4-4-4--4--4--4--4--||
|--(4)----4-4-4-2-|-(2)---------|---2-2-2--2--2--2--2--||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|
|   W                W            W
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||


  2.
             D.S. al Coda &
       Emaj7                      Emaj7
   +H         E  E  E  E      +H         E  E  E  E
|-(11)----------------11--||-(11)----------------11-|
|------------------12-----||------------------12----|
|--(8)-------11S13-----8--||--(8)-------11S13-----8-|
|-------------------9-----||-------------------9----|
|-------------9S11--------||-------------9S11-------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|
|   E  E E E  E  E  E  E       E  E E E  E  E  E  E
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|------4-4-4--4--4--4--4--||------4-4-4--4--4--4--4-|
|------4-4-4--4--4--4--4--||------4-4-4--4--4--4--4-|
|------2-2-2--2--2--2--2--||------2-2-2--2--2--2--2-|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|
|   W                          W
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|
|-------------------------||------------------------|


   Out-Chorus
                  G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7
     +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
||--(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|
||---(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
||------------------------|-----------------------|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|
|
|    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
||-----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|
||o--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
||---(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|
||---(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|
|
|     Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
||--------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|
||o-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
||------------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|
||------------------------|-----------------------|


                G#m  F#6                G#m  Emaj7              G#m  F#6
   +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|-(11)-----(11)-11---11-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|--(8)------(8)--8----8-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|  +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E    +H       +E   Q    E
|----------------4----2-|--(2)------(2)--4------|----------------4----2-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----4-|
|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|--(3)------(3)--4----4-|--(4)------(4)--4----3-|
|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|--(4)------(4)--6----2-|--(2)------(2)--6----4-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|
|   Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q        Q   q    Q     q
|-------4----------4----|-------2----------2----|-------4----------4----|
|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|-------4----------4----|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


                Emaj7
   +H     H          W            H        E  E  E  E
|-(11)------------|-------------|------------------11--||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------12----o||
|--(8)------------|-------------|---------11S13-----8--||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------9-----||
|-----------------|-------------|----------9S11-------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|
|  +H     E E E E   +H     H      E E E E  E  E  E  E
|--(2)----2-2-2---|-------------|----------------------||
|--(4)----4-4-4-4-|-(4)---------|---4-4-4--4--4--4--4-o||
|--(3)----3-3-3-4-|-(4)---------|---4-4-4--4--4--4--4--||
|--(4)----4-4-4-2-|-(2)---------|---2-2-2--2--2--2--2--||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|
|   W                W            W
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||
|-----------------|-------------|---------------------o||
|-----------------|-------------|----------------------||


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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