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Islands Tab

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                             Islands - The Xx
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Tabbed by: X-ChrisCross-X
Email: wildwolf86@googlemail.com

Tuning: Standard

Hey ho. I "should" have studied, really...should have ^^"
But this song´s a real earworm :P
So I had to give it a try.
Sounds pretty good to me.
Right...


e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|---4----------------------------------------------|
G|-1------6---------4---4-------------------4-------|
D|------4-----(2)2----2------6------4--2------------|
A|--------------------- (4)4---4/6------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|

e|--------2-----------------------------------------|
B|---4--0-------------------------------------------|
G|-1----------------4---4-------------------4-------|.
D|------------(2)2----2-------6------6/2------------|.
A|------------------------4-4---4-4-----------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|

listen to the song for timing and lenght of that part.


e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------4-4...---------------------------------|  at first let it linger
G|-1-1...----4-4...---4-4...---1-1...4--------------|  only shortly, after a
D|-2-2... ------------6-6...---2-2...2--------------|  while play fluently
A|--------------------------------------------------|   :)
E|--------------------------------------------------|

Bridge:
...
D|-6-6/9-9/11---6-6\4-4\2---------------------------|
...

Outro:
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------8--8------------------4--4.....-----4-4-4...8-8-8...4-4....4|
D|----6--6----6--6--(2x)----6--6----6--6...(2x)--6-6-6...9-9-9....6-6..6|
A|--4--4------------------4--4------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

Have fun!
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| /   slide up
| \   slide down
| h   hammer-on
| p   pull-off
| ~   vibrato
| +   harmonic
| x   Mute note
| b   Bend
| pb  Pre-bend
| br  Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

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P.S. I´ve posted this tab before, though it wasn´t published. But I didn´t use the 
from here nor was I a member, so sorry if this tab comes up
twice some time...^^"
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Geeeeezer 388 wrote on January 23 2010, 07:34 am

perfect except the last line of tab which should be:


e|----------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------|
G|----------8--8------------------4--4.....-----|
D|----6--6----9--9--(2x)----6--6----6--6...(2x)-|
A|--7--7------------------4--4------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

5 stars anywayy

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X-ChrisCross-X 172 wrote on February 16 2010, 08:53 am

Thanks for the correction ^^
And for the rating!

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Warcrash 100 wrote on May 20 2014, 10:32 am

I love the tab. but I also agree with Geeeeezer how the last riff should be corrected. His version sounds more accurate to me.

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