David Bowie - Speed Of Life tab

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From: UNH92@aol.com
Date: Fri, 2 Feb 1996 21:03:42 -0500
Subject: TAB: Speed of Life by David Bowie

David Bowie - Speed of Life
from the album "Low"
1977
(written by David Bowie, produced by David Bowie and Tony Visconti)

>From the excellent Bowie-Eno "Trilogy" album "Low", this instrumental
consists of three basic guitar riffs.  There are of course a number of
Eno sonic treatments not easily transcribed.  Have a listen to the recording
to get a feel for the song.  The tab written here is merely a guide to get
started in the right direction with the lead guitar.


Song structure
Riff 1 4x
Riff 2
Riff 3 2x

Riff 1 4x
Riff 2
Riff 3 2x

Riff 1 4x (fade)

Riff 1

E---||--------------|---------------------|--------------|------------|B---||---8^--8^--8--|--7--6---------------|--6--6--6--6--|--6--6--6--6|G---||*-------------|--------8--6--8^--8--|--8--8--8--8--|--5--5--5--5|D---||*-------------|---------------------|--------------|----------- |A---||--------------|---------------------|--------------|------------|E---||--------------|---------------------|--------------|------------|
E---|---------||B---|--4--4---||G---|--5--5--*||D---|--------*||A---|---------||E---|---------||
Riff 2
E----------------|---------------|---------------|------|B----------------|---------------|---------------|------|G------7^--7--5--|-----6^--6--4--|-----5^--5--3--|------|D---5------------|--4------------|--3------------|--1---|A----------------|---------------|---------------|------|E----------------|---------------|---------------|------|
Riff 3 4x 4xE---9---9----9---||--||---8--8--8---||----------------------------------|B---9---9----9---||--||---8--8--8---||----------------------------------|G---10--10---10-*||--||*--9--9--9--*||----------------------------------|D---------------*||--||*-----------*||----------------------------------|A----------------||--||-------------||----------------------------------|E----------------||--||-------------||----------------------------------|
transcribed by T.C. Ireland email: UNH92@aol.com ======================================================================== == TABLATURE EXPLANATION == ========================================================================
||------|| Repeat --------| ||*----*|| ---5^---| Bend ||*----*|| --------| ||------|| --------|
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