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Status Quo - Gerdundula tab

Gerdundula
Status Quo
Dog Of Two Head 1973


Let me guess.  You saw them last night and wanna learn this song.
Well as that is the most popular case, I will tab this as the modern line up play it live.
It is extremely similar to the '73 version however.

Francis: Standard Tuned Telecaster capo 5th fret
Rick:    Standard Tuned Telecaster
Rhino:   Standard Tuned Tanglewood Telecaster capo 5th fret
Andy:    Standard Tuned Washburn Semi

I'll do a bit of everyone's part so that you get the idea...

Francis:
E|---------------------|
B|---3---3---3---3---3-|
G|---------------------|
D|-0---0---0---0---0---|and so on...
A|---------------------|
E|---------------------|


Then the band comes in

Francis:
E|-1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---|
B|-3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---|
G|-0-0-0h2-0-0-0h2-0-0-0h2-0-0-0h2-|
D|-0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|

Rick:
E|-3-x-3-3-x-3-3-|
B|-3-x-3-3-x-3-3-|
G|-3-x-3-3-x-3-3-|
D|-5-x-5-5-x-5-5-|etc
A|-5-x-5-5-x-5-5-|
E|-3-x-3-3-x-3-3-|

Rhino:
For help with the strumming sing
&1&2&3&4 and strum on each beat including the &s!
Alternate up and down strokes.
E|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
B|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
G|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
D|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|etc

Andy:
Same strumming pattern as Rhino (Played with his fingernails)
E|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
B|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
G|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
D|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
E|---------------------------------|

All of this is played under the Gm chords,
well at least for Rick and Andrew as Frame and Rhino do the solo.

The Band play their F's like this:

Francis and Rhino:
E|-0-|
B|-1-|
G|-0-|
D|-2-|
A|-3-|
E|---|

Rick:
E|-1-|
B|-1-|
G|-2-|
D|-3-|
A|-3-|
E|-1-|

Andy:
E|-1-|
B|-1-|
G|-2-|
D|-3-|
A|-3-|
E|---|

The band play their D#s like this:

Francis and Rhino:
E|---|
B|-3-|
G|-3-|
D|-3-|
A|---|
E|---|

Rick:
E|---|
B|-8-|
G|-8-|
D|-8-|
A|-6-|
E|---|

Andy:
E|-6-|
B|-8-|
G|-8-|
D|-8-|
A|-6-|
E|---|

Their D chords are these shapes shifted down one semitone.

Francis and Rhino:
E|---|
B|-2-|
G|-2-|
D|-2-|
A|---|
E|---|

Rick:
E|---|
B|-7-|
G|-7-|
D|-7-|
A|-5-|
E|---|

Andy:

E|-5-|
B|-7-|
G|-7-|
D|-7-|
A|-5-|
E|---|

Francis also has a lick that is repeated quite a lot.
It goes like this...
E|------------------|
B|------------------|
G|-2p1p0------------|
D|-------3-0--------|
A|-----------0------|
E|------------------|


Gm                              F  Gm
Love it seems I just can't find
                                F  Gm
Love it seems I just can't find
D#                         D
Seems that I'm the one love
                    Gm
The one love left behind

Gm                                    F  Gm
I've searched it just won't come my way
                                      F  Gm
I've searched it just won't come my way
       D#                  D
It's love that I want now
                        Gm
So what more can I say


SOLO

Gm                       F  Gm
Women seem to pass me by
                         F  Gm
Women seem to pass me by
   D#                       D
If I could find the reason
                     Gm
I'd know the answer why


Gm                              F  Gm
Love it seems I just can't find
                                F  Gm
Love it seems I just can't find
D#                         D
Seems that I'm the one love
                    Gm
The one love left behind


Before I forget they finish the song like this:

Francis and Rhino:
E|-1-1-1-1-0-1-|
B|-3-3-3-3-1-3-|
G|-2-2-2-2-0-2-|
D|-0-0-0-0-2-0-|
A|---------3---|
E|-------------|

Rick and Andy:
E|-3-3-3-3-1-3-|
B|-3-3-3-3-1-3-|
G|-3-3-3-3-2-3-|
D|-5-5-5-5-3-5-|
A|-5-5-5-5-3-5-|
E|-3-3-3-3-1-3-|


Francis and Rhino:
E|-10-11-10----10---10-11-10----10-|
B|----------13---------------13----|
G|---------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|etc


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