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Artist: The Bangles
Song: Complicated Girl
(Michael Steele on bass and lead vocals)
Tab by: LazyDogPeachy

For more info on Michael Steele, visit: micki-steel.net

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x05rapdaj94

Guitar 1 (lead, clean electric)
Guitar 2 (rhythm, 12-string acoustic w/ capo on 5)
Guitar 3 (additional guitar, clean electric w/ capo on 5 - used at the song's [Bridge])

Use standard chords if not provided; all chords are relative to capo.

Asus2   - x02200
Bsus4   - x24400
F#m11   - 244200
A7sus   - x02030
C#m7    - x46630

Standard tune; 4/4

(This is an integrated tab for 3 guitars plus lyrics.
Play/sing the chords/notes/lyrics that are aligned within a particular measure.)
  
[Intro]
(play designated tab, for Guitars 1 & 2, together)

(Guitar 2) (relative to capo)
e|--0---0----0--0|--0--0--------|---0---0--|--0--0--0---|
B|----4----2--0--|--------------|----0---0-|---0--0--0--|
G|---------------|2--1------1-1-|----------|------------|
D|---------------|2--1------1-1-|----------|------------|
A|---------------|--------------|----------|------------|
E|---------------|--------------|----------|------------| (2x)
 
(Guitar 1)
e|---------------|--------------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B|---------7--5--|--------------|----------|--------7-5-|
G|---------------|7--6------6-6-|----------|------------|
D|---------------|------7h9-----|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A|---------------|--------------|----------|------------|
E|---------------|--------------|----------|------------| (2x)

[Verse 1]
(guitar 1 - play tab; guitar 2 - play chords)

(Gtr 2)
   E           Asus2         E           Asus2

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
  Valerie is   beautiful,    But she     little bit confused,
                             seems a 

(Gtr 2) 
   E           Asus2         F#m11

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---0---|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
   The life    offer her,   she cannot use.
   you         she says

[Verse 2]
(Gtr 2)
  E           Asus2          E            Asus2

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0-|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2---|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2-----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
    You live   another       she          won't fit in
    in         world,but     thinks she    and

(Gtr 2)
  E           Asus2          F#m11       Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0--2p0--0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3-----------|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-----4---|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
  Oh, what     plans for    She bends    will.
  about her    him,         to his


[Chorus]
(Gtr 2)
   E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      C#m7   F#m11 Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
   Hey              you     listen, 
                    better

(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4    E      C#m7  F#m11 Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm  warnin'  you ,
                
(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      C#m7   F#m11 Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never     simple,                   With a
              
(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E    C#m7     F#m11 Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated girl.
              

[Verse 3]
(Gtr 2)
  E            Asus2        E            Asus2

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
    You call   on the          She's     other guy on
    her        phone,        got the     hold.

(Gtr 2)
   E           Asus2         F#m11

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---0---|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
     You see   scene un-     know it
     the       fold, You     very well.

[Verse 4]
(Gtr 2)
  E            Asus2         E           Asus2

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
    Stay in-   room all       When she   call to pull
  side the     day,          doesn't     the shades,

(Gtr 2)
  E           Asus2          F#m11       Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0--2p0--0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3-----------|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-----4---|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
    Never      act this      girl has    hard.
  seen you     way,  The     hit you

[Chorus]
(Gtr 2)
   E   F#m11  Asus2 Bsus4   E      C#m7   F#m11 Bsus4 

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
   Hey             you      listen,  
                   better    
(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11   A2   Bsus4    E      C#m7   F#m11  Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm  warnin'  you,
                 
(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11   A2   Bsus4    E      C#m7   F#m11  Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never    simple,                   With a

(Gtr 2 )              
  E   F#m11   A2   Bsus4    E      C#m7   F#m11  Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated  girl.
              
[Bridge]
(guitar 2 - play chords; guitar 3 - play tabs; both relative to capo)

(Gtr 2)
   C           G            A7           A7sus4

(Gtr 3)
e|-3-3---3-3--|-3-3----3--3|-0-------0---|--0----------0-----|
B|-5-5-r-5-5-r|-3-3-r------|-2----2-----2|-----2---3-----(3/)|
G|-5-5---5-5--|-4-4---4--4-|-0-----------|---0---0-----------|
D|------------|------------|-2--2--2--2--|2--2---2---2-------|
A|------------|------------|-------------|-------------------|
E|------------|------------|-------------|-------------------|
   Why bo-     making       know she     follow?
   ther        rules you    will not 

(Gtr 2)
   C            G                A7

(Gtr 3)
e|---3---3-3---|-3-3---3---3--3-|---------------|-----------------|
B|/5-5-r-5-5-r-|-3-----3------3-|-----0------0--|-----3p0-2p0---0-|
G|-5-5---5-5---|-4---4---4--4---|---2--2---2--2-|---2---------2---|
D|-------------|----------------|-2------2------|-2---------------|
A|-------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
E|-------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
  Someday       find a way       remedy
  she'll        to

(Gtr 2)
   D2            B5        Bsus4         E

(Gtr 3)
e|-0---0--0--0|--x-x---------0-0--|------0------|----------------|
B|-3------3---|--x-x---------0-0--|------0------|----------------|
G|-2--2-2--2--|--4-4----r--4-4-4--|------1------|----------------|
D|-0----------|--4-4-------4-4-4--|------2------|----------------|
A|------------|--2-2-------2-2-2--|------2------|----------------|
E|------------|-------------------|------0------|----------------|
   This love-   mess she's  made         you.
   ly           of

[Interlude]
(Gtr 1 only)
(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|----------|--------7-5-|
G|----------|------------|----------|------------|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A|----------|------------|----------|------------|
E|----------|------------|----------|------------|

[Chorus]
(Gtr 2)
   N.C.       N.C.            N.C.       N.C.

(Gtr 1)
e|----------|------------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B|----------|------------|----------|--------7-5-|
G|----------|------------|----------|------------|
D|----------|------------|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A|----------|------------|----------|------------|
E|----------|------------|----------|------------|
  Hey         you better   listen,

(Gtr 2)           
  N.C.         N.C.        N.C.           N.C.

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5-----5p0|--5p0-4p0-4h5-|
B|----------|--------7-5-|----5-5----|-5------------|
G|----------|------------|----5-5----|-5------------|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|-7---------|--------------|
A|----------|------------|-7---------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|-----------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm war-     you
               nin' 

(Gtr 2)
  E   F#m11  Asus2 Bsus4    E      C#m7   F#m11  Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never    simple                    With a

(Gtr 2)               
  E   F#m11  Asus2 Bsus4    E      C#m7   F#m11  Bsus4

(Gtr 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated girl.
               
[Outro]
(play these measures to fade)

(Guitar 2) (relative to capo)
e|---0---0--|--0--0--0---|--0---0----0--0|--0--0--------|
B|----0---0-|---0--0--0--|----4----2--0--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|2--1------1-1-|
D|----------|------------|---------------|2--1------1-1-|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|

(Guitar 1)
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|---------------|--------------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9-----|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|


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

| p    Pull-off
| h    Hammer-on
| (n)  Ghost note
| r    Release
| \    Slide down
| x    Dead note

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