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Live and let die 
Guns N' Roses (originally recorded by Paul McCartney) 
Use your illusion I 

Tuned half step down 

[Intro]
  (Piano arr. for guitar)
      G               Bm                C              D      D(b9) 
D#|-3------------------------------|--0--------------2--------2------| 
A#|-3----3----------------3--------|---------------------3----4------| 
F#|-4----4-------------22------2-0-|--------1--------------------2---| 
C#|-5----5----------4--------------|-----0--0--0-0-------------------| 
G#|-5---------5-----2--------------|--3-----2--------0---------------| 
D#|-3------------------------------|---------------------------------| 

      G                Bm               C             D     D(b9) 
D#|-3---3--------------------------|-------0--------2---------------------| 
A#|-3-----------0----------3-------|-------------0--------3----4----------| 
F#|-0--------0----------2--2----2--|----0-----0--------2-----2----2--2--0-| 
C#|-0----------------4-----4-------|----------------0---------------------| 
G#|------------------2-------------|--3-----------------------------------| 
D#|-3------------------------------|--------------------------------------| 

      G                 Bm 
D#|-3------3---------------------2----------| 
A#|-3------3-------0-----------3---------0--| 
F#|-0------0----0-----------2---------2-----| 
C#|-0------0-----------4--------------------| 
G#|--------------------2--------------------| 
D#|-3------3--------------------------------| 

      C                   A            D 
D#|--------0------------------0----|-2-------2------------| 
A#|--------1-------1-0-------------|-3-----3--------------| 
F#|----0-------0--------2--2-----2-|-2---2----------------| 
C#|---------------------2----------|-0-----------0--------| 
G#|-3-------------------0----------|----------------------| 
D#|--------------------------------|----------------------| 

      D   E  F    ...End Intro 
D#|-0---0--1----0--0--1----| 
A#|-3-----------3----------| 
F#|-2-----------2----------| 
C#|-0-----------0----------| 
G#|------------------------| 
D#|------------------------| 

[Verse 1]
 G               Bm                 C 
When you were young  and your heart___ 
 C           D          D(b9) 
___was  an o___pen book,_____ 
 G            Bm                  C 
you used to say live and let live___ 
 C              D           D(b9) 
You know you did, you know you did, 
                    G 
___you know you  did____ 
 G            Bm 
But if this ev___er chan__in'  world._____ 

 C                     A 
___in which we live in___ 
 A        D               D  E  F 
makes you___give in and__cry,_____ 



     w/Distortion    G5        C5       G(b5)        G5v 
D#|-------------------------------------------------------------| 
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------| 
F#|---------------------------5---------6-----------7-----------| 
C#|-----------------5---------5---------5-----------5-----------| 
G#|-----------------5---x-x---3---x-x---4----x-x----5---x-x-----| 
D#|-20\----3p0------3---x-x---3---x-x---3----x-x----3---x-x-----| 
                           G5 

[Chorus]
_______say, live and let die,____ 
  
C5  ...   G(b5) ...  G5v 
                          G5 
________  live and let   die.__ 
  
C5  ...   G(b5) ...  G5v 

      * Twice ................................ 
D#|-------------------------|----------------| 
A#|--------15--(15)\--------|-10-------------| 
F#|--12-14-15--(15)\---7--9-|-10-------5-3-0-| 
C#|--12-14-15--(15)\---7--9-|-10-------5-3-0-| 
G#|-------------------------|----------------| 
D#|-------------------------|----------------| 

      * Twice ................................ 
D#|-------------------------|----------------| 
A#|--------15--(15)\--------|-10-------------| 
F#|--12-14-15--(15)\---7--9-|-10----5-----3--| 
C#|--12-14-15--(15)\---7--9-|-10----5-----3--| 
G#|-------------------------|----------------| 
D#|-------------------------|----------------| 
    * Synth. sound effects.................. 


  ** Half time Reggae feel ** 
      C...........................     G..................... [P.M.] 
D#|-------------------------------|[P.M.]--------------3-3---3--3--| 
A#|-5-x-x-x-5-5-x---5---5---x-x-5-|-3-3-x-x-x-x-x-x----3-3---3--3--| 
F#|-5-x-x-x-5-5-x---5---5---x-x-5-|-4-4-x-x-x-x-x-x----------------| 
C#|-5-x-x-x-5-5-x---5---5---x-x-5-|-5-5-x-x-x-x-x-x----------------| 
G#|-------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
D#|-------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
  
    D..........................   (E5)...........   (F5)......... 
|[P.M.]----10-[......P.M......]|---------------------------------| 
|-7-7--x-x-10--12--10----------|---------------------------------| 
|-7-7--x-x-----12--10----------|--9----------x--x--10------(10)--| 
|-7-7--x-x------------12---7-7-|--9----------x--x--10------(10)--| 
|------------------------------|--7----------x--x---8------( 8)--| 
|------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
  
** Half time Reggae feel ** 

[Verse 2]
 C                                 G 
What does it   mat - ter to ya,_____ 
 G 
When you got a job__ to do_____ 
         D        D 
ya got to do it well.__________ 
            E5                     F5 
You got to give the oth-er fel-la hell._____ 



      Fill w/harmonizer 
D#|----------------------------------|-----------------------------| 
A#|-----------------15---17fb---(17)-|---15p13-12hb----------------| 
F#|--14hb-fb-------------------------|-----------------14fb---(14)-| 
C#|----------------------------------|-----------------------------| 
G#|----------------------------------|-----------------------------| 
D#|----------------------------------|-----------------------------| 

D#|-------------------------------| 
A#|-------------------------------| 
F#|-------------------------------| 
C#|--12-------------(12)~~~~~~----| 
G#|-------------------------------| 
D#|-------------------------------| 

G         Bm                  C 
Used to say live and let live___ 
 C              D              D(b9) 
You know you did, you know you did, 
                          G 
___you know you  did.__ 
 G             Bm 
But if this ev____er chan__in'  world._____ 
 C                     A 
___in which we live in___ 
 A             D          D  E  F 
makes you__give in and__cry,_____ 
  
    w/Distortion 
D#|------------15-17-18~~-------|-------------------------| 
A#|-----------------------15-17-|-18~~--------------------| 
F#|-----------------------------|---------15fb-(15)--12---| 
C#|-----------------------------|-------------------------| 
G#|-----------------------------|-------------------------| 
D#|-20\--3p0--------------------|-------------------------| 



D#|-15-17-18~~-----------|--------------------------------| 
A#|------------15-17-18--|--------------------------------| 
F#|----------------------|-15fb---15~~--------------------| 
C#|----------------------|--------------------------------| 
G#|----------------------|--------------------------------| 
D#|----------------------|--------------------------------| 



D#|-15-17-18~~--------|-----------------------------------| 
A#|------------15-17--|-18~~------------------------------| 
F#|-------------------|--------15fb--(15)--12-------------| 
C#|-------------------|-----------------------------------| 
G#|-------------------|-----------------------------------| 
D#|-------------------|-----------------------------------| 



D#|-15-17-18~~-----------|--18fb---18~~-------------------| 
A#|------------15-17-18--|--------------------------------| 
F#|----------------------|----------------------The-------| 
C#|----------------------|----------------------End.....--| 
G#|----------------------|--------------------------------| 
D#|----------------------|--------------------------------|
 

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

| x    Dead note
| (n)  Ghost note
| p    Pull-off
| \    Slide down
| ~    Vibrato 

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

            
            
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WhOeS_GoT_ThE_H 10 Aug 18, 2003 08:00 PM

u idiot, it was originally recorded by john lennon

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metal fury 20 Sep 29, 2004 08:00 PM

no it wasn't it was paul mccartney

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JohnnyMak 10 Feb 05, 2005 07:00 PM

i give him credit for tabbing it. very nice

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