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                             Hook Me Up - by Bon Jovi
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Tabbed by: JimBonJovi
Email: blackburn_rover_jim@hotmail.co.uk

Thanks to Richie(Sambora) for letting me see his fingers play this! 
And to Santiago Rodriguez for starting a decent Hook Me Up.

Enjoy!

Tuning: Drop D


Intro: Guitars 1 & 2 (0:00-0:16)
e|-------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|
B|-------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|
G|-------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-|--0-0--0--0-1-|-0-0--0--0-0-|-0-0--0--0-1-|
A|-0-0--0--0-0-|--0-0--0--0-1-|-0-0--0--0-0-|-0-0--0--0-1-|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-|--0-0--0--0-1-|-0-0--0--0-0-|-0-0--0--0-1-|
             x3             x1             x3            x1

(0:17-0:30)
e|-----------------|--------------|-----------------|-------------|
B|-----------------|--------------|-----------------|-------------|
G|-2-2--2--2-2-2-2-|--------------|-5-5--5--5-5-5-5-|-------------|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3-3|-5-5--5--5-5-5-5-|-5-5--5--5-5-|
A|-0-0--0--0-0-0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3-3|-3-3--3--3-3-3-3-|-5-5--5--5-5-|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3-3|-----------------|-5-5--5--5-5-|x2

End intro second time around on this (0:31)
e|-----------|
B|---3~------|
G|---2~------|
D|---0~------|
A|---0~------|
E|---0~------|

Verse: Guitar 1 (0:31-0:54) repeat whole thing 3 times then twice for last part
e|----------------|--------------|----------------|
B|----------------|--------------|----------------|
G|----------------|--------------|----------------|  
D|-----------2----|---------2----|---------2------|
A|-----0--5----5--|---0--5----5--|---0--5----5----|
D|--0-------------|---3----------|---5------------|
  "Hello.....is there anybody out there?
                                               

Guitar 2 (0:46-1:07)
e|-------------|------------|-------------|-------------|
B|-------------|------------|-------------|-------------|
G|-------------|------------|-5-5--5--5-5-|-------------|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3|-5-5--5--5-5-|-5-5--5--5-5-|
A|-0-0--0--0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3|-3-3--3--3-3-|-5-5--5--5-5-|
D|-0-0--0--0-0-|-3-3--3--3-3|-------------|-5-5--5--5-5-|x3
  

End verse on this: (1:08)
e|--------|
B|--------|
G|--------|
D|---5~---|
A|---5~---|
E|---5~---|


Chorus: Guitar 1 (1:10-1:23)  Guitar 2 plays octaves(I'll tab it when I get home!)
e|----|---------|---------|---------|
B|----|---------|---------|---------|
G|-2~-|---------|-5-5-5-5-|---------|
D|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-|
A|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-|
D|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|---------|-5-5-5-5-|x2
Hook me up..reachin....come on!


End chorus (1:25)
e|-----------|
B|---3~------|
G|---2~------|
D|---0~------|
A|---0~------|
E|---0~------|

Repeat verse with guitar 1 and guitar 2 - x3
Repeat chorus (1:56-2:23) x4


Bridge: Guitars 1 & 2 (2:25-2:30)
e|------------|------------|------------|-----------|
B|------------|------------|------------|-----------|
G|------------|------------|------------|-----------|
D|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-5-6-|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-1-5|
A|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-5-6-|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-1-5|
D|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-5-6-|-5-5--5-5-5-|-5-5--5-1-5|

End bridge: (2:32)
e|-----------|
B|-----------|
G|---2~------|
D|---0~------|
A|---0~------|
E|---0~------|

Rest: "Hello...is there anyobody out there..."

Solo: Guitar 1 (2:38-2:53)
e|-----------------------------|  
B|-15b~-15b~-15b~-15b~~--13~~--|  
G|-----------------------------|  
D|-----------------------------|  
A|-----------------------------|  
D|-----------------------------|x3


e|-13-13-13-13\12-12-12-12\10-10-10-10\8-\-5-----------------------------|  
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------12-12-12-12\10--10-10-10\-7-|
A|-------------------------------------------10-10-10-10\8---8--8--8-\-5-|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|x1


Solo Rhythm: Guitar 2 (2:38-2:53)
e|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
G|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------------------|x2


Pre-Chorus: Guitars 1 & 2 (2:54-3:00)
e|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
G|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-----------------|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|x1
  "Callin' out around the world..... maybe someday might be tonight!


Rest: "Hook Me Up!"

Chorus: Guitar 2 (3:01-3:30)
e|----|---------|---------|---------|
B|----|---------|---------|---------|
G|-2~-|---------|-5-5-5-5-|---------|
D|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-|
A|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-|
D|-0~-|-3-3-3-3-|---------|-5-5-5-5-|x4


Outro: Guitars 1 & 2 (3:31-3:43)
e|-------|------------|----------|-------------|
B|---3~--|------------|----------|-------------|
G|---2~--|------------|----------|-------------|
D|---0~--|------------|-5-5-5-5-5|-------------|
A|-------|------------|-3-3-3-3-3|-------------|
D|-0~----|-3-3-3-3-3-3|----------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
  "Saaaave Me....       Save.......Me....

      
e|-------|------------|-----------------|
B|---3~--|------------|-----------------|
G|---2~--|------------|-----------------|
D|---0~--|------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-------|------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
D|-0~----|-3-3-3-3-3-3|-----------------| Static
  "Saaaaaave Me...      "Saaave......


End.

            
            
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jjhand 19,283 Jul 25, 2009 06:15 PM

A couple small things to fix but it looks good. I was suprised to hear how Bon Jovi is trying a more modern heavy rock sound, and its not bad!

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