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Paul Revere And The Raiders - Im Not Your Steppin Stone tab

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o===============================================================================o
|            (I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone - Paul Revere & The Raiders          |
|                            Of the album:   Midnight Ride                      |
|                              Written By:   Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart             |
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|       Tabbed By: Eric C.      [thecluth@gmail.com]            2013/11/26      |
| With the aid of: allblues     [Of rock.totaltabs.com]         2005/05/13      |
|               &: Rick         [of www.guitaretab.com]         NA              |
|          Tuning: EADGBe       Style: Downpicking              Capo: none      |
|                                                                               |
| First released on The Raiders album Midnight Ride in May, 1966.               |
|  Made famous as The Monkees B-side to "I'm a Believer", Nov. 12 1966.         |
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[LG] Lead Guitar
Intro Riff:

 e|-----------------------|
 B|---3----5----3=--------|
 G|-2/4--4/6--4=--4-2-0=--|x2
 D|---------------------2=|
 A|-----------------------|
 E|-----------------------|


{RG} Rhythm Guitar
Intro Riff: E G A C (x2)

Riff 1:
 e|--------3----5-----------|
 B|--------3----5-----------|
 G|---1----4----6---5--5-5--|x12
 D|---2----5----7---5--5-5--|
 A|---2----5----7---3--3-3--|
 E|-0----3----5-------------|

{RG}
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C
  (Oh!) I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone. (...No!)
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C
        I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone.

               E                   G       A    C
        You're trying to make your mark on society,
          E             G               A       C
        a'using all the tricks that you used on me.
               E                G            A     C
        You're reading all them high fashion magazines.
            E                       G              A      C
        The clothes you're wearin'  lately causing public scenes!

        E     G     A            C        E     G A C
I said "I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone." (No!)
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C...E G E
     No I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone.(Oooh!)


[LG] Riff 2:

 e|------------------------|
 B|------------------------|
 G|---------------2--------|x2
 D|-2---2-2---5---2--------|
 A|-2---2-2---5---0--------|
 E|-0---0-0---3------------|

[LG] Riff 3:
    E       G A G
 e|----------3-5-3--|
 B|----------3-5-3--|
 G|-1-1--1---4-6-4--|x4
 D|-2-2--2---5-7-5--|
 A|-2-2--2---5-7-5--|
 E|-0-0--0---3-5-3--|

{RG}
        G                 E      G E
        Not your steppin' stone!      x3
         (Oooh-Aaaah-aaah-uuuh)

        G                 E      G E
        Not your steppin' stone! No!
         (Oooh-Aaaah-aaah-uuuh)


Organ Riff:
 e|-------12===-------12====--|
 B|-------------15===\12====--|
 G|---------------------------|x2  Ah-uh
 D|-14====--------------------|
 A|---------------------------|
 E|---------------------------|

{RG} E G A C x2

[LG Intro Riff]x1

[LG Riff 1]x13

{RG}
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C
  (Oh!) I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone.
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C...E G E
     No I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone.

        C      E              G                A       C
        When I first met you, girl, you didn't have no shoes,
            E                   G                 A          C
        But now you're walking 'round like you're front page news.
        E                 G                 A           C
        You've been awful careful 'bout the friends you choose,
            E                 G            A             C
        But you won't find my name in your book of Who's Who!

        E     G     A            C        E     G A C
  Said "I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone."(Not me, No!)
        E     G     A            C        E     G A C...E G E
I said "I, I, I, I, I'm not your stepping stone."(Noooo!)


[LG Riff 2]x2

[LG Riff 3]x4


{RG}
        G                 E      G E
        Not your steppin' stone!      x3
         (Oooh-Aaaah-aaah-uuuh)

        G                 E      G E
        Not your steppin' stone! No!
         (Oooh-Aaaah-aaah-uuuh)


[Organ Riff]x4

[LG Riff 3].... Into fade
        G                 E      G E
        Not your steppin' stone!
         (Oooh-Aaaah-aaah-uuuh)


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 Chord Diagram
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      E   G   A   C
 e|---0---3---0---0---|
 B|---0---0---2---1---|
 G|---1---0---2---0---|
 D|---2---0---2---2---|
 A|---2---2---0---3---|
 E|---0---3---x---x---|


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Tablature Legend
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| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| =  Let ring
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
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Notable covers: The Liverpool Five, The Sex-pistols, Minor Threat
                and The Trashmen.


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