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                 CALIFORNIACATION - Red Hot Chili Peppers (Acoustic)
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Tabbed by: Bigfatsmellyk
E-mail: Bigfatsmellykat@gmail.com
My URL: http://profile.ultimate-guitar.com/bigfatsmellyk/
Tuning: Standard

----------------------------------(PLEASE READ)----------------------------
This can be tricky but it is great for busking and singing along too, 
please play this song before
you rate it because you have to play too get why I made the tab like this, do not 
reject please just send feedback on my tab if you have any problems 
with the tab.

By the way the 2h3p1 makes it sound like the bass is in the same riff so 
it doesn't sound empty.
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riff 1:
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1--------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2-----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p2p1-------------------------0----------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3--------------3---------------|
E|----------------------------------1---------------------------------------|


e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1-------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p1-------------------------3p0---------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------1--------------------------------------|   x6


riff 2                            (for the end bit do a d minor, its easier)
e|-----------0--------------------------------------------------1----------|
B|---------------------------0----------------------------------3----------|
G|-------0-------0---------------------------2--------------2--------------|
D|----------------------0--------0----------------------0------------------|
A|----3---------------------------------3---------3------------------------|
E|------------------3----------------1-------------------------------------|


riff 1:
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1--------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2-----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p2p1-------------------------0----------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3--------------3---------------|
E|----------------------------------1---------------------------------------|


e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1-------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p1-------------------------3p0---------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------1--------------------------------------|     x4

riff 2:
e|-----------0--------------------------------------------------1----------|
B|---------------------------0----------------------------------3----------|
G|-------0-------0---------------------------2--------------2--------------|
D|----------------------0--------0----------------------0------------------|
A|----3---------------------------------3---------3------------------------|
E|------------------3----------------1-------------------------------------| x1
 
verse: 
      
       Am    F
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-----1-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----2-----2-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----2-----3-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------| x6

Chorus: (C, G, DM, AM) 
      C        G       Dm   Am

e|-------------3--------1-----------------------------------------------------|
B|----1--------3--------3-----1-----------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------2-----2-----------------------------------------------|
D|----2-----------------------2-----------------------------------------------|
A|----3--------2--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------3--------------------------------------------------------------|x4

riff 1:
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1--------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2-----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p2p1-------------------------0----------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3--------------3---------------|
E|----------------------------------1---------------------------------------|


e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1-------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p1-------------------------3p0---------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------1--------------------------------------|     x4

riff 2:
e|-----------0--------------------------------------------------1----------|
B|---------------------------0----------------------------------3----------|
G|-------0-------0---------------------------2--------------2--------------|
D|----------------------0--------0----------------------0------------------|
A|----3---------------------------------3---------3------------------------|
E|------------------3----------------1-------------------------------------| x1

riff 1:
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2---------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p2p1-------------------------0--------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3--------------3-------------|
E|----------------------------------1-------------------------------------|


e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2---------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p1-------------------------3p0--------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------1-------------------------------------|     x4
verse: 
      
 Am    F
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-----1-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----2-----2-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----2-----3-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------| x6

Chorus: (C, G, DM, AM) 
      C        G       Dm   Am

e|-------------3--------1----------------------------------------------------|
B|----1--------3--------3-----1----------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------2-----2----------------------------------------------|
D|----2-----------------------2----------------------------------------------|
A|----3--------2-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------3-------------------------------------------------------------|x4


Solo:
E---9-----9------------------------------------|
B-10-----10------------------------------------|
G-----11b--11-11b-----11--11--11--11-9---------|
D---------------------------------------11--11-|
A----------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------|

E----------------------------------------9-12-14-9-12-|
B-----------9--------------10-------10----------------|
G------9-----------11---9-----------------------------|
D-9--11-------------------------11--------------------|
A-----------------------------------------------------|
E-----------------------------------------------------|

E--14b----14------17----16---14------14----------------------|
B---------------------------------17----17-14-17-14-14-14-14-|
G------------------------------------------------------------|
D------------------------------------------------------------|
A------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------|

E------------14b-----12------------12---------------------------12-----------|
B--17-----14-----------------14-------------14-----12--------------15-14-----|
G------------------------------------------------------------14-----------14-|
D----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

riff 1:
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1--------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2-----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p2p1-------------------------0----------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3--------------3---------------|
E|----------------------------------1---------------------------------------|


e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------0h1-------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------0h2----------------------|
D|-----------2----------2--2h3p1-------------------------3p0---------------|
A|--------0----------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------1--------------------------------------|    x4

riff 2:
e|-----------0--------------------------------------------------1----------|
B|---------------------------0----------------------------------3----------|
G|-------0-------0---------------------------2--------------2--------------|
D|----------------------0--------0----------------------0------------------|
A|----3---------------------------------3---------3------------------------|
E|------------------3----------------1-------------------------------------| x1

verse: 
      
 Am    F
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-----1-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----2-----2-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----2-----3-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------| x6

Chorus: (C, G, DM, AM) 
      C        G       Dm   Am

e|-------------3--------1----------------------------------------------------|
B|----1--------3--------3-----1----------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------2-----2----------------------------------------------|
D|----2-----------------------2----------------------------------------------|
A|----3--------2-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------3-------------------------------------------------------------|x4

riff 1 x6

Psychic spies from China
Try to steal your mind's elation
Little girls from Sweden
Dream of silver screen quotations

riff 2 x4

And if you want these kind of dreams
It's Californication

riff 1 x4

It's the edge of the world
And all of western civilization
The sun may rise in the East
At least it settled in a final location

riff 2 x1

It's understood that Hollywood
Sells Californication

verse x6

Pay your surgeon very well
To break the spell of aging
Celebrity skin is this your chin
Or is that war you're waging

chorus x4

First born unicorn
Hard core soft porn
Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication

riff 1 x4

Marry me girl, be my fairy to the world
Be my very own constellation
A teenage bride with a baby inside
Getting high on information

riff 2 x1

And buy me a star on the boulevard
It's Californication

riff 1 x4

Space may be the final frontier
But it's made in a Hollywood basement
And, Cobain, can you hear the spheres
Singing songs off station to station

riff 2 x1

And Alderaan's not far away
It's Californication

verse x6

Born and raised by those who praise control of population
Well, everybody's been there and I don't mean on vacation

First born unicorn
Hard core soft porn

chorus x4

Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication

Solo:
E---9-----9------------------------------------|
B-10-----10------------------------------------|
G-----11b--11-11b-----11--11--11--11-9---------|
D---------------------------------------11--11-|
A----------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------|

E----------------------------------------9-12-14-9-12-|
B-----------9--------------10-------10----------------|
G------9-----------11---9-----------------------------|
D-9--11-------------------------11--------------------|
A-----------------------------------------------------|
E-----------------------------------------------------|

E--14b----14------17----16---14------14----------------------|
B---------------------------------17----17-14-17-14-14-14-14-|
G------------------------------------------------------------|
D------------------------------------------------------------|
A------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------|

E------------14b-----12------------12---------------------------12-----------|
B--17-----14-----------------14-------------14-----12--------------15-14-----|
G------------------------------------------------------------14-----------14-|
D----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------|



riff 1 x4

Destruction leads to a very rough road
But it also breeds creation
And earthquakes are to a girl's guitar
They're just another good vibration

riff 2 x1

And tidal waves couldn't save the world
From Californication

verse x6

Pay your surgeon very well
To break the spell of aging
Sicker than the rest
There is no test
But this is what you're craving

First born unicorn
Hard core soft porn

chorus x4

Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication
Dream of Californication
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Thanks! Hope you understood the tab well

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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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