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Skyway Avenue Tab

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Artist: We The Kings
Song: Skyway Avenue
Tuning: Half-Step Down(Eb Ab Db Gb Bb eb)
Tabbed by:Disagreeance

 i've seen every version of this tab and all of them were wrong, so i took it upon 
to tab it...the RIGHT way...

Intro:G1

|--1010-10-10-101010----1010-10-10-101010-|
|---8-8--8--8--7-7-7-----8-8--8--8--7-7-7-|
|-00-0-00-00-0---------00-0-00-00-0-------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
PM.. . .. .. .         .. . .. .. .
Intro:G2
|-7-8-7----10-------7-8-7----10-------|
|------10-8--8-7-8-------10-8--8-7~---|
|-------------------------------------|X2
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|

Intro:G3
|-----------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|
|5555555555555555-------------------|
|5555555555555555-55555555-00000000-|X4 (play with G2)
|3333333333333333-55555555-00000000-|
|-----------------55555555-00000000-|

Verse 1:G2
G1 Plays intro

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212---------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|-101010101010101010101010101010------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|---------------------------------121212121212121212121212121212-|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .         . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------11--11----11----11-111111--|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12-121212--|
|-101010101010101010101010101010--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .

Verse 1:G3

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .

Prechorus:
|----------------|
|----------------|
|-2~------5~--7~-|X2
|-2~--2~--5~--7~-|
|-4~--2~--3~--5~-|
|-----2~---------|

Chorus:
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|----------------------------55555555-|X3
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-55555555-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-33333333-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222----------|

On fourth time play;
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|
|------------------55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-33333333-55555555-|
|-7777777777777777-------------------|

Verse 2:G2
G1 Plays intro

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212---------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|-101010101010101010101010101010------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|---------------------------------121212121212121212121212121212-|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .         . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------11--11----11----11-111111--|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12-121212--|
|-101010101010101010101010101010--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .

Verse 2:G3

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .
Verse 2:G2(cont.)

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212---------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|-101010101010101010101010101010------12--12----12----12--121212-|
|---------------------------------121212121212121212121212121212-|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .         . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------11--11----11----11-111111--|
|-----12--12----12----12--121212------12--12----12----12-121212--|
|-101010101010101010101010101010--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
   . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .

Verse2:G3(cont.)

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5----------------------------------|
|-----5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------5---5-----5-----5---5-5-5---|
|--------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
  . .   .   . .   . .   .        . .   .   . .   . .   .
Prechorus:
|----------------|
|----------------|
|-2~------5~--7~-|X2
|-2~--2~--5~--7~-|
|-4~--2~--3~--5~-|
|-----2~---------|

Chorus:
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|----------------------------55555555-|X3
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-55555555-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-33333333-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222----------|

On fourth time play;
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|
|------------------55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-33333333-55555555-|
|-7777777777777777-------------------|

Bridge:
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------5555555555555555------------------7777777777777777-|X2
|-2222222222222222-5555555555555555-5555555555555555-7777777777777777-|
|-2222222222222222-3333333333333333-5555555555555555-5555555555555555-|
|-2222222222222222------------------5555555555555555------------------|

G1
|-7-8-7----10-------7-8-7----10--------7-8-7----10-------7-8-7------|
|------10-8--8-7-8-------10-8--8-7~---------10-8--8-7-8-------10-8~-|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

G2

|-----------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|
|5555555555555555-------------------|
|5555555555555555-55555555-00000000-|X4
|3333333333333333-55555555-00000000-|
|-----------------55555555-00000000-|

Chorus:
|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|
|----------------------------55555555-|X3
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-55555555-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222-33333333-|
|-55555555-00000000-22222222----------|

On fourth time play;
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|
|------------------55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-55555555-77777777-|
|-7777777777777777-33333333-55555555-|
|-7777777777777777-------------------|

Outro:
|-------------|
|-------------|
|-----5~--7~--|
|-7~--5~--7~--|
|-7~--3~--5~--|
|-7~----------|

End on:
|----|
|----|
|----|
|-5~-|
|-5~-|
|-5~-|
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Sam Rulez D00d wrote on August 1 2008, 09:55 pm

well, i thought ver 7 was closest 2 perfect but not anymore. this is a really good tab. 5 stars. ...but...one thing; live they play the intro like this:
|-787----10---787----10----787---------787-----------|
|----10-8--878---10-8--10-8---10-8--878---10-8--10-8-|
|----------------------------------7-----------7-----|

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hks_shadow wrote on August 3 2008, 08:02 pm

actually the tuning is
(Db Ab Db Gb Bb eb)half-step down with a drop d (dont know what to call it). u just put half-step down

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hks_shadow wrote on August 3 2008, 08:33 pm

i listened to the song and the riff after the bridge
|-7-8-7----10-------7-8-7----10--------7-8-7----10-------7-8-7------|
|------10-8--8-7-8-------10-8--8-7~---------10-8--8-7-8-------10-8~-|
^actually stops
here

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