Collective Soul - Listen tab

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"Listen" by Collective Soul		As heard on Disciplined Breakdown

Words By Ed Roland Music 
by Collective Soul


Title: Listen
Album: Disciplined Breakdown
Transcribed By: Phil Muri
Date: April 18th 1997
E-mail address: muri@po-box.mcgill.ca





Intro using Riff 1

w/ effect					Riff 1 (guitar1)

E-----------------------------------------------------------------------| B-------------------0-------2---------------3h2----------------.-----|G---------------------2-------2-------------------2-------------------| times 6D------------------------------------------------------------------.----|A-----0-----0-0----------0------0------------------------------------|E-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar1 repeats riff 1 throughout section ( twice per line)
fill 1 (guitar2) fill 1 E-----s7---5---------| Hey you're now thirstyB-----s5---5---------| G---------------------| Walking in the desert all aloneD---------------------| fill 1A---------------------| Hey you're now searchingE---------------------| Lost in isolation from your soul
Verse 1 (guitar 1) A D5 The bullet you bite A From the pain you request E You're finding it harder to digest A D5 And the answers you seek A And the ones you destroy D5 Your anger's so well deployed Verse 1 (Guitar 2)
A half-step D5 A E-----3h5----5------7b----5-------3-5-3-5-3-5-3-------------- B------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------- G-------------------------------------------------------------------- D-------------------------------------------------------------------- A-------------------------------------------------------------------- E---------------------------------------------------------------------
E E----------3---------------------------------------------------------- B----5----------5h8p5----------------------------------------------- G------------------------s7-6-4-------------------------------------- D---------------------------------------------------------------------- A---------------------------------------------------------------------- E----------------------------------------------------------------------
A D5 A D5______16 times____ half-step half-step | | E-----7b----5------7b----5-----3-5-3-5-3-5-3-5555555555555555--| B---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-555555555555555555--| G-----------------------------------------------------------------------| D-----------------------------------------------------------------------| A-----------------------------------------------------------------------| E-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus A B5 D5 fill 1 Hey why can't you listen A B5 D5 fill 1 Hey why can't you hear A B5 D5 fill 1 Hey why can't you listen F D5 A As love screams everywhere riff 1 is played x 4 while guitar 2 plays natural harmonics with muting (riff 1 is played twice per line) fill 1 Hey you now hunger Feeding your mind with selfishness fill 1 Hey you now wonder Aimlessly around your consciousness Verse 2 (guitar 1) A D5 Your prophecies fail A And your thoughts become weak E Silence creates necessity A D5 You're clothing yourself A In the shields of despair D5 Your courage now impaired ***verse 2 for guitar 2 same as verse 1*** Chorus Hey why can't you listen Hey why can't you hear Hey why can't you listen As love screams everywhere Guitar1 plays Riff 1 x 4 Guitar2 plays natural harmonics w/ muting B5 You crucify all honesty No signs you see do you believe D5 And all you words just twist and turn Reviving just to crash and burn B5 You're fighting till the bitter end D5 If only your heart could open up And listen Guitar1 plays Riff1 x 4 Guitar Solo (guitar 2) Guitar1 plays same chords as verse
play 3 timesE-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------------------14------------15p14-----------------.----------|G-----14--14-14----16-14-14-----14-14-14-----------14---------------------|D-------------------------------------------------------------------------.----------|A-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-----15p14--------17p14------------17----15-----------14h15p14-----------|G--------------14---------------14-----------------------------------------16-----|D------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------------------14------------15p14-----------------.----------|G-----14--14-14----16-14-14-----14-14-14-----------14---------------------|D-------------------------------------------------------------------------.----------|A-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B------------------------------------------- ----------------17----17----17---17---|G----14s16--18-18-18-18--19--18h19p18--16-14----14---14-----14---14|D--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus (guitar1 - riff 1 x 4) (guitar2 - muting and harmonics) Hey why can't you listen Hey why can't you hear Hey why can't you listen As love screams everywhere Hey why can't you listen Hey why can't you hear Hey why can't you listen As love screams everywhere Outro (is made up of) _________________________________________ | rhythm guitar plays "A" major chord repeatedly | | | | muting with harmonics | | | | and riff 1 is played x 4 | |_________________________________________________| P.S. I'm aware that this isn't a error-free tabbing but I did my best. I would appreciate if anyone had any suggestions, improvements or comments! (muri@po.-box.mcgill.ca) Date: Saturday, April 3 1997 From: David Harrison Subject: TAB: "Listen" by "Collective Soul" Album: "Disciplined Breakdown"(1997) This song is pretty cool and it's not bad for guitar either. I'm pretty sure it's right but if you have any beef with it or something positive to say about it than e-mail me.
Intro/Verse:E|--------------------||B|--------------3p2---||G|-----4p2-6~~22---2~-||D|--------------------||A|-0~00---0-----------||E|--------------------||
Pre-Chorus: E|-5~~~~~8~7~5~~~~~5x750x00000-------------/8~7~5~~~~~8~7~5~~~~|B|-------------^--------------5~~3~~2~~------------------------|G|------------PM-----------------------4~~~--------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-x5x5x5x5x5x555555555555555555\-||B|--------------------------------||G|--------------------------------||D|--------------------------------||A|--------------------------------||E|--------------------------------||
Chorus:E|---------------2~--------------------|B|---------------3~--------------------|G|-2-2-/11~\-4-4-2~-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-xx-|D|-2-2-/11~\-4-4----7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-xx-|A|-0-0-------2-2----5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-xx-|E|-------------------------------------|
E|---------------2~-------------|B|---------------3~-------------|G|-2-2-/11~\-4-4-2~-7-7-7-7-7-7-|D|-2-2-/11~\-4-4----7-7-7-7-7-7-|A|-0-0-------2-2----5-5-5-5-5-5-|E|------------------------------|
E|---------------2~----------------------------------||B|---------------3~----------------------------------||G|-2-2-/11~\-4-4-2~-7-7-7-7-7-7-xx-------------------||D|-2-2-/11~\-4-4----7-7-7-7-7-7-xx-3-3-3-xx-5-5-5-xx-||A|-0-0-------2-2----5-5-5-5-5-5-xx-3-3-3-xx-5-5-5-xx-||E|---------------------------------1-1-1-xx-3-3-3-xx-||
Interlude:E|-----| |-----||B|-----| |-----||G|-4-4-| 4x |--7--||D|-4-4-|Then|--7--||A|-2-2-| |--5--||E|-----| |-----||
Solo: It's A Lot Faster Than It's Shown HereE|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------15p14-------------------------15p14-----|G|-14~141416p141418~14~-----141414~141416p141418~1414-----1414-|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------15p14--17p15p1414---17p15p14~17~15~-|G|-14~141416p141418~1414-----14----------14~----------------|D|----------------------------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-14h15p14----------------------15p14-------------------------|G|---------16~14~141416p1418~1414-----141414~141416p141418~1414|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-15p14----------141415p141415~14h15p14-----17~------17~------|G|------1414141616----------------------1614~---14~14~---14~14~|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------||B|-17~--------||G|----14~14~~~||D|------------||A|------------||E|------------||
Outro:E|--------------------| |-----|B|-------------3p2----| |-----|G|-2-2-4p2-6~22---2~~-| 4X |--2~-|D|-2-2----------------|Then|--2~-|A|-0-0----0-----------| |--0~-|E|--------------------| |-----|
Here's The Order: Intro/Verse: (00:00)14x Pre-Chorus: (00:34) 1x Chorus: (00:53) 1x Intro/Verse: (01:10)12x Pre-Chorus: (01:40) 1x Chorus: (01:59) 1x Intro/Verse: (02:16) 4x Interlude: (02:25) 2x Intro/Verse: (02:45) 4x Solo: (02:55) 1x Chorus: (03:14) 2x Outro: (03:48) 1x
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