Air – Surfing On A Rocket tab

                               SURFING ON A ROCKET
                               As recorded by Air
                       (From the 2003 Album TALKIE WALKIE)

Words and Music by Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoît Dunckel
Arranged by Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoît Dunckel
Transcribed by James Duffy

This is a really cool, jazzy song, and it's really fun to play, too. If you have any
questions, comments, suggestions or 

abuse you wanna hit me with, I'd love to hear from you: hit me at eldufo@hotmail.com.


Gtr I (E A D G B E) - Electric Guitar (slight delay)
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - Palm-Muted Electric Guitar
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - Synthesiser
Gtr IV (E A D G B E) - Piano


Pre-Verse Bb Eb 4/4||--------------|-------------------||x2||o------2----4-|-(4)------1-------o||||----3-----3---|-----3--3----1-3---||||--------------|-------------------||||o-------------|------------------o||||--------------|-------------------||
Verse Eb D C D 4/4|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)---||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb D C D 4/4 Gtr I|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|-------------------||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)-(3)-||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
Chorus C C||------------------|-----------------|||o-1---1---1-4-1---|-1-4-1---1-4-1---|||----3---3-------3-|-------3-------3-|||------------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|
C C|---0-------0-----|---0-------0-----||-1---1---1---1---|-1---1---1---1---||-------3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
D D|---1-------1-----|---1-------1-----||-3---3-1-3---3-1-|-3---3-1-3---3-1-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
C# C#|---1-------1-----|------------------||x2|-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2-1-----2-1-----o|||-----------------|-----1-3-----1-3--|||-----------------|------------------|||-----------------|-----------------o|||-----------------|------------------||
Pre-Verse Bb Eb 4/4||--------------|-------------------||x2||o------2----4-|-(4)------1-------o||||----3-----3---|-----3--3----1-3---||||--------------|-------------------||||o-------------|------------------o||||--------------|-------------------||
Verse Eb D C D 4/4 Gtr I|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)---||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb D C D 4/4 Gtr I|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|-------------------||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)-(3)-||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
Chorus C C||------------------|-----------------|||o-1---1---1-4-1---|-1-4-1---1-4-1---|||----3---3-------3-|-------3-------3-|||------------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|
C C|---0-------0-----|---0-------0-----||-1---1---1---1---|-1---1---1---1---||-------3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
D D|---1-------1-----|---1-------1-----||-3---3-1-3---3-1-|-3---3-1-3---3-1-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
C# C#|---1-------1-----|------------------||x2|-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2-1-----2-1-----o|||-----------------|-----1-3-----1-3--|||-----------------|------------------|||-----------------|-----------------o|||-----------------|------------------||
Pre-Verse Bb Eb 4/4||--------------|-------------------||x2||o------2----4-|-(4)------1-------o||||----3-----3---|-----3--3----1-3---||||--------------|-------------------||||o-------------|------------------o||||--------------|-------------------||
Bridge Eb D C D 4/4 Gtr I|------------------3-|---------------3-|------------------3-|---------------3-||-4------(4)---(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1------(1)---(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)---||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|
|
| Gtr II|--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------||----6-6--5--5--6--6-|-----------------|----6-6--5--5--6--6-|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|
Eb D 4/4 Gtr I|------------------3-|---------------3-||-4------(4)---(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---||--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|
|
|--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------||----6-6--5--5--6--6-|-----------------||--------------------|-----------------|
C D|------------------3-|-------------------||-1------(1)---(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)-(3)-||--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------|
|
|--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------||----6-6--5--5--6--6-|-------------------||--------------------|-------------------|
C Eb C|-----------------|-----------------||-1---1---1-4-1---|-1-4-1---1-4-1---||---3---3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
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| Gtr II|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----6-6-5-5-6-6-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
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| Gtr III| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|-8---------------|-6-------4-------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
E G|---0-------0-----|---0-------0-----||-1---1---1---1---|-1---1---1---1---||-------3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----6-6-5-5-6-6-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|-0-------1-------|-3-------4-------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
F Eb|---1-------1-----|---1-------1-----||-3---3-1-3---3-1-|-3---3-1-3---3-1-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----6-6-5-5-6-6-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|-1---------------|-----------------||-----------------|-4-------3-------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
Bb C#|---1-------1-----|-----------------||-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2-1-----2-1-----||-----------------|-----1-3-----1-3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----6-6-5-5-6-6-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|
| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|-----------------|---------0-------||---------1-------|-2---------------||-3---------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
Eb Gtr III ~|----------|-----||-4--------|-----||----------|-----||----------|-----||----------|-----||----------|-----|
|-----||-----||-----||-----||-----||-----|
Eb Eb Gtr IV|-11--------|-(11)----||-11--------|-(11)----||-12--------|-(12)----||-13--------|-(13)----||-13--------|-(13)----||-11--------|-(11)----|
|-----||-----||-----||-----||-----||-----|
Pre-Verse Bb Eb 4/4 Gtr I||--------------|-------------------||x2||o------2----4-|-(4)------1-------o||||----3-----3---|-----3--3----1-3---||||--------------|-------------------||||o-------------|------------------o||||--------------|-------------------||
Verse Eb D C D 4/4 Gtr I|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)---||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb D C D 4/4|---------------3-|---------------3-|---------------3-|-------------------||-4----(4)--(4)---|-3----(3)--(3)---|-1----(1)--(1)---|-3----(3)--(3)-(3)-||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
Out-Chorus C C||------------------|-----------------|||o-1---1---1-4-1---|-1-4-1---1-4-1---|||----3---3-------3-|-------3-------3-|||------------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|
C C|---0-------0-----|---0-------0-----||-1---1---1---1---|-1---1---1---1---||-------3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
D D|---1-------1-----|---1-------1-----||-3---3-1-3---3-1-|-3---3-1-3---3-1-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
C# C#
|---1-------1-----|------------------||x4|-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2-1-----2-1-----o|||-----------------|-----1-3-----1-3--|||-----------------|------------------|||-----------------|-----------------o|||-----------------|------------------||
C C|-----------------|-----------------||-1---1---1-4-1---|-1-4-1---1-4-1---||---3---3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
C C|---0-------0-----|---0-------0-----||-1---1---1---1---|-1---1---1---1---||-------3-------3-|-------3-------3-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
D D|---1-------1-----|---1-------1-----||-3---3-1-3---3-1-|-3---3-1-3---3-1-||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|-----*||-----*||-----*||-----*||-----*||-----*|
Tablature Legend ---------------- h - hammer-on p - pull-off b - bend pb - pre-bend r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately) /\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere") s - legato slide S - shift slide - natural harmonic [n] - artificial harmonic n(n) - tapped harmonic ~ - vibrato tr - trill T - tap TP - trem. picking PM - palm muting \n/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip \n - tremolo bar down n/ - tremolo bar up /n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip = - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls <> - volume swell (louder/softer) x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash Misc Legend ----------- | - bar || - double bar ||o - repeat start o|| - repeat end *| - double bar (ending) : - bar (freetime) $ - Segno & - Coda Tempo markers - = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths *************************************************************************************** * Generated using Power Tab Editor by Brad Larsen - http://powertab.guitarnetwork.org * ***************************************************************************************
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