Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Complicated Girl tab

109 views 1 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
2 more votes to show rating
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
how to read this tab
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
"Complicated Girl"
The Bangles
(Michael Steele on bass and lead vocals)
Tab by: LazyDogPeachy

For more info on Michael Steele, visit: micki-steel.net

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x05rapdaj94

Guitar 1 (lead, clean electric)
Guitar 2 (rhythm, 12-string acoustic w/ capo on 5)
Guitar 3 (additional guitar, clean electric w/ capo on 5 - used at the song's [Bridge])

Use standard chords if not provided; all chords are relative to capo.

Asus2     - x02200
Bsus4     - x24400
F#m11     - 244200
A7sus     - x02030
Asus2/C#  - x42200

Standard tune; 4/4

Note: This is an integrated tab for 3 guitars plus lyrics.
      Play/sing the chords/notes/lyrics that are aligned within a particular measure.
  

[Intro]
(play designated tab, for Guitars 1 & 2, together)

   Guitar 2 (relative to capo)
e||--0---0----0--0|--0--0--------|---0---0--|--0--0--0---|
B||----4----2--0--|--------------|----0---0-|---0--0--0--|
G||---------------|2--1------1-1-|----------|------------|
D||---------------|2--1------1-1-|----------|------------|
A||---------------|--------------|----------|------------|
E||---------------|--------------|----------|------------| 2x
 ||
 || Guitar 1 
e||---------------|--------------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B||---------7--5--|--------------|----------|--------7-5-|
G||---------------|7--6------6-6-|----------|------------|
D||---------------|------7h9-----|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A||---------------|--------------|----------|------------|
E||---------------|--------------|----------|------------| 2x

[Verse 1]
(guitar 1 - play tab; guitar 2 - play chords)

Gtr 2
   E           Asus2         E           Asus2
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
  Valerie is   beautiful,    But she     little bit confused,
                             seems a 
Gtr 2  
   E           Asus2         F#m11
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---0---|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
   The life    offer her,   she cannot use.
   you         she says

[Verse 2]

Gtr 2
  E           Asus2          E            Asus2
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0-|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2---|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2-----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|------------|-------------|
    You live   another       she          won't fit in
    in         world,but     thinks she    and

Gtr 2
  E           Asus2          F#m11       Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0--2p0--0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3-----------|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-----4---|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
  Oh, what     plans for    She bends    will.
  about her    him,         to his


[Chorus]

Gtr 2
   E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
   Hey              you     listen, 
                    better
Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm  warnin'  you ,
                
Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never     simple,                   With a
              
Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated girl.
              

[Verse 3]

Gtr 2
  E            Asus2        E            Asus2
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
    You call   on the          She's     other guy on
    her        phone,        got the     hold.

Gtr 2
   E           Asus2         F#m11
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---0---|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
     You see   scene un-     know it
     the       fold, You     very well.

[Verse 4]

Gtr 2
  E            Asus2         E           Asus2
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---2----2--|---3---3-----|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-2----2----|-2-----------|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|-------------|
    Stay in-   room all       When she   call to pull
  side the     day,          doesn't     the shades,

Gtr 2
  E           Asus2          F#m11       Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|-----0----0|-----0---2-0-|-----0----0|-----0--2p0--0-|
B|---2----2--|---3---3-----|---3----3--|---3-----------|
G|-2----2----|-2-----------|-4----4----|-4---4-----4---|
D|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
A|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
E|-----------|-------------|-----------|---------------|
    Never      act this      girl has    hard.
  seen you     way,  The     hit you

[Chorus]

Gtr 2
   E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4 
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
   Hey             you      listen,  
                   better    
Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm  warnin'  you,
                 
Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never    simple,                   With a

Gtr 2               
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated  girl.
              

[Bridge]
(guitar 2 - play chords; guitar 3 - play tabs; both relative to capo)

Gtr 2
   C           G            A7           A7sus4
Gtr 3
e|-3-3---3-3--|-3-3----3--3|-0-------0---|--0----------0-----|
B|-5-5-r-5-5-r|-3-3-r------|-2----2-----2|-----2---3-----(3\)|
G|-5-5---5-5--|-4-4---4--4-|-0-----------|---0---0-----------|
D|------------|------------|-2--2--2--2--|2--2---2---2-------|
A|------------|------------|-------------|-------------------|
E|------------|------------|-------------|-------------------|
   Why bo-     making       know she     follow?
   ther        rules you    will not 

Gtr 2
   C            G                A7
Gtr 3
e|---3---3-3---|-3-3---3---3--3-|---------------|-----------------|
B|\5-5-r-5-5-r-|-3-----3------3-|-----0------0--|-----3p0-2p0---0-|
G|-5-5---5-5---|-4---4---4--4---|---2--2---2--2-|---2---------2---|
D|-------------|----------------|-2------2------|-2---------------|
A|-------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
E|-------------|----------------|---------------|-----------------|
  Someday       find a way       remedy
  she'll        to

Gtr 2 
   D2            B5        Bsus4         E
Gtr 3
e|-0---0--0--0|--x-x---------0-0--|------0------|----------------|
B|-3------3---|--x-x---------0-0--|------0------|----------------|
G|-2--2-2--2--|--4-4----r--4-4-4--|------1------|----------------|
D|-0----------|--4-4-------4-4-4--|------2------|----------------|
A|------------|--2-2-------2-2-2--|------2------|----------------|
E|------------|-------------------|------0------|----------------|
   This love-   mess she's  made         you.
   ly           of
 
  N.C.                    N.C.
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|----------|--------7-5-|
G|----------|------------|----------|------------|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A|----------|------------|----------|------------|
E|----------|------------|----------|------------|


[Chorus]
                           N.C.
Gtr 1
e|----------|------------|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|
B|----------|------------|----------|--------7-5-|
G|----------|------------|----------|------------|
D|----------|------------|-7---7----|-7----7-----|
A|----------|------------|----------|------------|
E|----------|------------|----------|------------|
  Hey         you better   listen,
              
  N.C.                     N.C.
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5-----5p0|--5p0-4p0-4h5-|
B|----------|--------7-5-|----5-5----|-5------------|
G|----------|------------|----5-5----|-5------------|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|-7---------|--------------|
A|----------|------------|-7---------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|-----------|--------------|
  'Cause      I'm war-     you
               nin' 

Gtr 2
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Love         is  never    simple                    With a

Gtr 2               
  E   F#m11  Asus2  Bsus4   E      Asus2/C# F#m11 Bsus4
Gtr 1
e|--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|--5p4h5----5--5|--5--5--------|
B|----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G|----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D|-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9--(7)|
A|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E|----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
  Com              plicated girl.
               

[Outro]
(play these measures to fade)

   Guitar 2 (relative to capo)
e||---0---0--|--0--0--0---|--0---0----0--0|--0--0--------|
B||----0---0-|---0--0--0--|----4----2--0--|--------------|
G||----------|------------|---------------|2--1------1-1-|
D||----------|------------|---------------|2--1------1-1-|
A||----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E||----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
 ||
 || Guitar 1 
e||--5p0--5p0|--5p0-------|---------------|--------------|
B||----------|--------7-5-|---------7--5--|--------------|
G||----------|------------|---------------|7--6------6-6-|
D||-7---7----|-7----7-----|---------------|------7h9-----|
A||----------|------------|---------------|--------------|
E||----------|------------|---------------|--------------|



***********************************************************
|  /    - Slide up
| p     - pull off
| h     - hammer on
| r     - quarter rest
| ( )   - Notes bound in parentheses are optional to play

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

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
Give kudos to tab author, rate the tab!
1 2 3 4 5
comments
print report bad tab
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction