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U2 - All I Want Is You tab

From: Scott A. Yanoff 


U2  "All I Want is You"

Verses:
 The verses/intro alternate with A and D chords
     ("You say you want diamonds on a ring of gold
      You say you want your story to remain untold")
       
      ("All the promises we make, from the cradle to the grave...")
       uses: F#m D 


    End chords:
     Am7 and D7


 Chords:
  A    x x 2 2 2 0
  D    x x 0 2 3 2
  F#m  2 4 4 2 2 2
  Am7  x x 2 2 2 3
  D7   x x 0 2 1 2

From: youtwo@nevada.edu (Marc Virata)

 > >with thumb...

A///D///A///D///  play a couple of times...then

Bmin///G///Bmin///G///
This should be F#m to D, but Bmin to G sounds pretty good. 8)

finaly, that little riff that the edge plays after bono sings "all I want, is   
you" is just the first little riff with the ocassional sus2 chord thrown in.    
hopefully i'll have time to make a better transcription of this song sometime.
it would sure help to have my guitar with me when I hear it next...
In order to play along with the song, use G, C, and Em, and capo on the 
first fret....

(capo 1st fret)

    G         C
You say...you want....
        Em          C
All the promises we make
         Em            C
From the cradle to the grave
     G     C       G
When All I Want Is You

(these are the same sounding chords to U2's "Numb" if you want to try a 
weird cover version combining two songs)

I try to get by on Edge's riffs with something like:
-3-3-3-3-3-3--0-0-0-0-0-0---
-0-0-0-0-0-0--1-1-0-1-3-1---
-0-0-2-0-2-0--0-0-0-0-0-0---
-0-0-0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2-2-2---
----------------------------
----------------------------

The strings in the end use a G7, C, G, progression I believe.

Marc

Date: Fri, 22 Sep 95 19:08:57 CST
From: "Ben Weiss" 

I think U2 plays this in A, tuned down half a step.  I use G because I 
like the sound.
   Ben


ALL I WANT IS YOU (U2)

INTRO: G (320033) C (x32010) (repeat)
       For an intro riff, I alternate the second-string D and the 
       open G on the G chord, then the open high E and G of the C,
       adding appropriate bass notes:
       G (d"d" g"d" g"d" ) C (g"e" g"e" g"e" g") (repeat)

    G       C      G                    C
You say you want a diamond on a ring of gold
    G       C         G                 C
You say you want your story to remain untold

                Em             C              Em            C
CHORUS: All the promises we've made, from the cradle to the grave
             G     C       G (into intro riff)
        When all I want is you

You say you'll give me a highway with no one on it
Treasure just to look upon it, all the riches in the night
You say you'll give me eyes on a moon of blindness
A river in a time of dryness, a harbor in the tempest

CHORUS

BRIDGE: All I want is you (falsetto, over intro riff)

You way you want our love to work out right
To last with me through the night
And you say you want a diamond on a ring of gold
Your story to remain untold, your love not to grow cold

CHORUS: But all the promises we break...

BRIDGE to fade
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