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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                             Yellowcard - Only One
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Yellowcard
Ocean Avenue
"Only One"

Tabbed by : John Valte (J.V)
email: hanginwitastaple@hotmail.com


Gtr.1 - Standard
Gtr.2 - Standard
Gtr.3 - Standard
Gtr.4 - Standard(violin)
Gtr.5 - Standard(violin)
Gtr.6 - Standard
Gtr.7 - Standard(violin)

Intro/Verse(use some effects for both gtrs)
Gtr.1
e|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B|---9------9------9------9------9-----|-----12-----12-------12-----12------12|
G|-----9------9------9------9------9---|--------------------------------------|
D|-9-----9------9-------9-----9------9-|---9-------9-------9-------9------9---|
A|-------------------------------------|12------12------12------12-----12-----|
E|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G|---9------9------9------9------9-----|---9-------9-------9-------9------9---|
D|-----9------9------9------9------9---|-----9-------9-------9-------9------9-|
A|11-----11-----11-----11-----11-----11|12------12------12------12-----12-----|
E|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
cont'd
Gtr.1
e|----------------------|----------------------|
B|----------------------|----------------------|
G|--------9------9----9-|-------9-------9----9-|
D|-9-13-9---13-9---13---|-14--9---14--9---14---|
A|----------------------|----------------------|
E|----------------------|----------------------|
Gtr.2
e|----------------------|----------------------|
B|----------------------|----------------------|
G|---------9-----9----9-|-------9-------9----9-|
D|----9--9---9-9---9----|-11-11---11-11---11---|
A|-12-------------------|----------------------|
E|----------------------|----------------------|
cont'd
Gtr.1
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|------12------12------10------9-------10-|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|----9-------9-------9-------9-------9----|
A|-12------12------12------12------12------|
E|-----------------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|------13------13------11------9------11--|
D|----9-------9-------9-------9------9-----|
A|-12------12------12------12-----12-------|
E|-----------------------------------------|

Pre Chorus(effects)
Gtr.1
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-9-8---9-8---9-8--9-8---9-8---9-8--9-8----9-8----9-8--9-8----9-8----9-8-|
D|-----9-----9----------9-----9----------11-----11----------11-----11-----|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----9-----9---9------9-----9---9-------9------9---9-------9------9---9-|
D|-9-9---9-9---9----9-9---9-9---9----11-11--11-11--11--11-11--11-11--11---|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.3(change when fingering of effects change)(all P.M)
e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-|
D|-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-|
A|-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-|
E|---------------------------------------------------------|
cont'd
Gtr.1
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|/13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-14-14-13-13-13-13-11-11-11-11-11----11----13-|
D|----------------------------------------------------------13----13----|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-/9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--8--8--8--8--8-----9----11-|
D|----------------------------------------------------------11----11----|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.3(all P.M.)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------4-4--4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4-4-|
D|-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-4-4--4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4-4-|
A|-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2-2-2--2--2-2-2-2-2-|
E|-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0--------------------------|

Chorus
Gtr.1
e|-------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------|
G|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|
D|-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E|-------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------|
G|6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---------------------------------|
D|6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
A|4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
E|----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
cont'd
Gtr.1
e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
D|-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
A|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
E|---------------------------------|
Gtr.2
e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
D|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
A|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
E|---------------------------------|

Gtrs. 1 and 2 Play Intro/Verse with this part
Gtr.4
e|--------------------------------------------|
B|---------14~----12~-------------------------|
G|-13~------x------x-------13~----------------|
D|--x------11~-----9~-------x---------11-\-9~-|
A|-11~---------------------11~---------x---x--|
E|-------------------------------------9-\-7~-|
Gtr.5
e|--------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------|
D|-6~-------7~------9~-----6~--------------2~-|
A|-x--------x-------x------x---------------x--|
E|-4~-------5~------7~-----4~--------------0~-|

Gtrs. 1 and 2 play Intro/Verse with this
Gtr.3
(figure out strumming pattern)
e|-0-|-0-|-0-|-0-|-0-|
B|-x-|-x-|-x-|-x-|-x-|
G|-6-|-2-|-4-|-6-|-2-|(chord changes when
D|-6-|-2-|-4-|-6-|-2-|fingerings of effects
A|-4-|-0-|-2-|-4-|-0-|change)
E|---|---|---|---|---|

Gtrs. 1-3 play Pre Chorus with this(Gtr.3 scratches right before Chorus)
Gtr.4
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|--hit-|
B|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|---a--|
G|--9------9------9---11---9---|---9--------9--------9----11----9----|-bunch|
D|9---9--9---9--9---9----9---9-|11---11--11---11--11---11----11---11-|14-|13|
A|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|---|--|
E|-----------------------------|-------------------------------------|---|--|

Play Chorus with this
Gtr.5(timing)
e|---|----|---|---------14--17-16~--------------17-16------------|----|----|
B|---|----|---|---12~--------------17~------14----------17~---12~|-13~|-14~|
G|---|----|13~|--------------------------------------------------|----|----|
D|11~|-14~|---|--------------------------------------------------|----|----|
A|---|----|---|--------------------------------------------------|----|----|
E|---|----|---|--------------------------------------------------|----|----|

Solo (Gtrs.1 and 2 play Chorus)(try to get timing with the gtrs.)
Gtr.4
e|------16~|------19-19-17--------------------16~|-------16-16-------|------|
B|17-19----|17-17------------17-17--14-17-19-----|-17-17-------19-19~|17-14~|
G|---------|-------------------------------------|-------------------|------|
D|---------|-------------------------------------|-------------------|------|
A|---------|-------------------------------------|-------------------|------|
E|---------|-------------------------------------|-------------------|------|
Gtr.6
e|----------|--------------------------------------|-------------------|---|
B|----------|-------\9--9--7-----------------------|-------------------|---|
G|--6--8--9~|-6-6-6------------6--6-------6--8--9~-|--6--6--9--9--8--8-|-9-|
D|----------|--------------------------6-----------|-------------------|---|
A|----------|--------------------------------------|-------------------|---|
E|----------|--------------------------------------|-------------------|---|
cont'd
Gtr.5
e|----------------------|----14-15/16~|----------------19-19--17~-|
B|-------12-14-16-17-14~|-17----------|-17-14~--17-17-------------|
G|-13-14----------------|-------------|---------------------------|
D|----------------------|-------------|---------------------------|
A|----------------------|-------------|---------------------------|
E|----------------------|-------------|---------------------------|
Gtr.6
e|----------------------|-------------|-----------------------------|
B|----------------------|-------------|----/12-12-10----------------|
G|---9----11----(11)/13~|--ringing----|9-9-----------9-9----9-11-13~|
D|----------------------|-------------|------------------11---------|
A|----------------------|-------------|-----------------------------|
E|----------------------|-------------|-----------------------------|
cont'd
Gtr.5
e|-16-17-16-------|----------------|----------------------------------|
B|----------17----|----------------|----------------------------------|
G|-------------16~|-----ringing----|-16-18-16-------------------------|
D|----------------|----------------|----------18-14--18-(18)/19-18-16-|
A|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|
E|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|
Gtr.6
e|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|
B|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|
G|----ringing-----|-13-14-13-------|-13-14-13-------------------------|
D|----------------|----------14-11~|----------14-11--14-(14)/16-14-13-|
A|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|
E|----------------|----------------|----------------------------------|

Slow Break
Gtr.2(effects)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----9------9---9-------9------9---9------9------9------9-----9------9-----|
D|11-11--11-11--11---11-11--11-11--11---------9------9------9-----9------9---|
A|-------------------------------------12-12----12-----12-----12----12-----12|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
cont'd
Gtr.2
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---9-----9-----9------9-----9----------9----9--9-------9-------9----9-|
D|-----9-----9-----9------9-----9----9-9--9-9--9---10-10---10-10---10---|
A|11----11-----11-----11----11----11------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.3 plays this(figure out strumming pattern)
e|-0-|-0-|-0-|-0-|-0-|
B|-x-|-0-|-0-|-x-|-x-|(played like chorus)
G|-6-|-2-|-x-|-4-|-5-|
D|-6-|-2-|-2-|-4-|-x-|
A|-4-|-0-|-2-|-2-|-3-|
E|---|---|-0-|---|---|

Gtr.1 Gets some feedback

Play Chorus with violin part

Keep Playing Chorus
This Violin part comes in when he says 
"My Only One" and holds for a while
(played like Gtr. 1's Chorus but with some violin pattern)
Gtr.7
e|----|----|----|----|
B|-14-|-17-|-12-|-13-|
G|--x-|--x-|--x-|--x-|
D|-11-|-15-|--9-|-10-|
A|----|----|----|----|
E|----|----|----|----|

Ring with this
Gtr.1 , 2,  7
e|---|---|----|
B|---|---|----|
G|-6-|-6-|-14-|
D|-x-|-6-|--x-|
A|-4-|-4-|-11-|
E|---|---|----|

Ending(figure out timing)(kinda starts when Gtrs. are still ringing)
Gtr.4
e|-16~-----------------17--16~---------------------------------|
B|-----17~--14~---14-------------17~-----------12~---13~---14~-|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.5
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------13~---13~---11~-|
A|---------------------12--14~---11--14------------------------|
E|-9~--11-12-9~----9-------------------------------------------|


Done, finally..I've only played for a year and I'm 14 so it wont be perfect
It'll be the best you find though..if you find anything else...unless
its from Yellowcard themselves of course...Comments, Requests, Questions,
Corrections? email me at hanginwitastaple@hotmail.com...

            
            
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redsox609 10 Aug 26, 2003 08:00 PM

I dont know if this is right or not...but I do know that it is very confusing to follow. You should try making it less confusing.

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guitarplayer729 10 Jul 11, 2004 08:00 PM

Um nice try and it looks like it took a long time to tab but yellowcard plays in drop D so i think its off

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rearFender 10 Aug 06, 2004 08:00 PM

I'm not quite sure about some of the song, but the lead is absolutely perfect, just like the YC.
rF

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