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Islands Tab

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Intro

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                             ISLANDS - The XX
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Tabbed by: emery01
Email: michaelemery@iinet.net.au


Not so much the intro as just kind of the first verse. The ground work for
someone to figure the rest out, or maybe I'll do it. I'm not sure. May also be missing 
it's a work in progress anyway.

Uhh, enjoy.


*EDIT: ADDED THE REST OF THE SONG*

Tuning: Standard

--Romy's Verse--

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------13------11------9-----9-----6-------4----9--------------------------|
A|-11-11----11/9----7--7---7-7---4-4---4-4\2---7-7--7------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------13-------16------11-----9-----6-----6-----9--------------------------|
A|-11-11----11/14-----9-9----9/7---4-4---4-4---7-7---7-----------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

--Chorus--
                               
                              *the rhythm here is the same, I simplified 
                              it a bit so it would fit                                 
e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|9----9----9---9----9----9---13----13----13----13----13----13---|
A|7-77-7-77-7-7-7-77-7-77-7-7-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9--6----6----6---9---------------|
A|11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-4-44-4-44-4-4-7---------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|


--Oliver's Verse--

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|6--6/9--9/11--rest for ages--6--6/4--4/2-----------------------| x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|


--Chorus--

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|9----9----9---9----9----9---13----13----13----13----13----13---|
A|7-77-7-77-7-7-7-77-7-77-7-7-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9--6----6----6---9---------------|
A|11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-4-44-4-44-4-4-7---------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|


--Outro--

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------8---8-----------8---8------------4---4-----------4---4-------|
D|---9---9----9---9---9---9---9---9----6---6---6---6---6---6---6---6-----|  x2
A|-7---7------------7---7------------4---4-----------4---4---------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|



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fleckie wrote on July 18 2010, 09:32 am

the only right version for this song on ug. thx a lot

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stefan_alger wrote on April 29 2016, 06:30 pm

I would just add this for the ending:


E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G|--8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----4-----4-----4-----4-----4-----4-----4-----4-----
D|-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6--
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
G|--8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----8-----4-----4-----4-----4-----4--
D|-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----9-----6-----6-----6-----6-----
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

Other than tacking that on, this was a dead on tab, thanks!

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