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The Front Bottoms - Maps tab

The Front  Bottoms: "Maps"
Slow Dancing to Soft Rock EP
video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KbT6qUpROnI
Questions: mswojnow@gmail.com
Tabbed by: arunawayslave / Max

This song is pretty straight forward, fun to sing and easy to play. In the music video 
he's using a pick but it's pretty easy to finger pick.


Listen to the song to get the rhythm.


Intro:

E|--------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------|
D|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-x-x-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
A|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-x-x-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
E|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-x-x-8--8--8--8--8--8--8--|

Verse


Guitar
"There's a map in my room..."
E|---------|
B|---------|
G|---------|
D|---5---5-|
A|---------|
E|-3---3---|x12

Strings tabbed for guitar
E|--8--7---------|
B|--------10--8--|
G|---------------|
D|---------------|
A|---------------|
E|---------------|

"...big, big plans"
E|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5-|
A|---------3---3---------------------------|
E|-7---7-----------3---3---3---3---3---3---|

Repeat once

"...slow, just slow enough to make you uncomfortable"
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5-----------------|
A|-----------------5---5-----------3---3---3---3---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
E|-5---5---5---5-----------7---7-------------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|

Return to

E|---------|
B|---------|
G|---------|
D|---5---5-|
A|---------|
E|-3---3---|

Next part repeats the verse with a small variation
"anything to get the taste out of my mouth"
E|-----------------|
B|-----------------|
G|-------5-5-------|
D|-5-5---5-5---5~--|
A|-5-5---3-3---5~--|
E|-3-3---------3~--|

"confident...but I hear you..."
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5--5---5-5-5-5----|
A|-----------------5---5-----------3---3---3---3---3--3---3-3-3----|
E|-5---5---5---5-----------7---7-----------------------------------|

Chorus

It's hard to tell exactly what he's playing, but these chords sound fine strummed or 
played like the earlier parts of the song.

E|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5---|
A|-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3-(5)(5)(5)(5)(5)(5)(5)(5)--|
E|------------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3---|x4

Strum these:
"but you are an artist..."
E|---
B|---
G|---
D|-5-
A|-5-
E|-3-

*break*


"...bathroom"
E|---
B|---
G|---
D|-5-
A|-5-
E|-3-

"...thinking, how did I get here?"
E|---
B|---
G|-5-
D|-5-
A|-3-
E|---

*break*

Re-intro. Rest of the song reuses the same parts.
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