Cure – Play For Today tab ver. 2

Play For Today - The Cure
(Smith/Gallup/Hartley/Tolhurst)
Tabbed by: gintareforever9 (gintareforever9@gmail.com or craigmartinwi@yahoo.com)


Intro Part 1:

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|------<12>-<7>--------<5>-----------||------------------------------||----<12>-----<7>-----<5>--<5>-------||----<12>----------------------||--<12>---------<7>-<5>------<5>-----||--<12>------<12>------<12>----||------------------------------<5>---||--------------<12>------<12>--||-------------------------------<5>--||------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------|
Intro Part 2: C#m C
|------------------------------0-0--||------------------0---0---0---0-0--||------5-----0-----0-----5-----5-5--||------5-----0-----0---0---0---0-0--||------6-----6-----6-----6-----6-6--||------5-----5-----5---5---5---5-5--||--6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--||--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||-----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|
Verses: Bm A G
|------0-0-0-0-0-------0-0-0-0-0--| |------------------0-----0-----0----| |------3-3-0-0-0-------2-2-0-0-0--| |------------------0-----0-----0----|Guitar |--4---4-4-4-4-4---2---2-2-2-2-2--| |------------------4-----4-----4----| |--4---4-4-4-4-4---2---2-2-2-2-2--| [3xs] |--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--| |--2---2-2-2-2-2---0---0-0-0-0-0--| |--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--| |---------------------------------| |--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
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Keyboard|-------------------------------------------------------| Repeats during nonvocal |--11~----------12-11~----------12-11~----------11------| Verse Riff |-------12-14~----------12-14~----------12-14~-----12~--| |-------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------|
1st Chorus:
C#m D|------0-----0-0---0------------------||------5-----5-5---0--------0----0-0--||--6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7----7-7-7--7-7-7--||--6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7----7-7-7--7-7-7--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-5----5-5-5--5-5-5--||-------------------------------------|
2nd Chorus (Instrumental Section):
E D|------0---0-0------------0---0-0-0--||------0---0-0------------0---0-0-0--||--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7----7-7-7-7-7-7-7--||--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7----7-7-7-7-7-7-7--||--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5----5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||------------------------------------|
Lead Following 2nd Chorus:
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------||--2-2-2-2-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-9/-----1-1-1-1-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-9--||----------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Later in the song variation of A chord riff in verse:
|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||--0-2-3-2-0-2-3-2--||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-------------------|
Outro Part 1: F# Em7
|------0-----0-----0-----0-----0--------0-----0-----0-----0-----0--||------0-----0-----0-----0-----0--------3-----3-----3-----3-----3--||------3-----3-----3-----3-----3--------0-----0-----0-----0-----0--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
Keyboard During
|----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||--11~------9-11-12~-------14--11~--------9-11-12~-------14-16~--||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------|
Outro Part 2 (same as part 1 but minor change on Em chord)
|------0-----0-----0-----0-----0----0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--||------0-----0-----0-----0-----0----0--2--3--0--2--3--0--2--3--0--2--3--0--2--3--||------3-----3-----3-----3-----3----0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4----2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4----2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2--||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
Order: Intro Part 1 Intro Part 2 Verse + Keyboard [2xs] Verse [2xs] Chorus 1 [3xs] Intro Part 2 Verse + Keyboard [2xs] Verse [2xs] 2nd Chorus [3xs] Intro Part 2 + Lead Following 2nd Chorus Verse + Keyboard Verse with changed A riff + Keyboard Outro Part 1 [2xs] + Keyboard During Outro Part 1 Outro Part 2 This was a fun song to tab out and I am planning on doing this for the entire Seventeen Seconds album
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