David Cook - Light On tab

"Light On"
by David Cook

Because of space restrictions, the words do not always line up exactly to
the tab, but I tried to make them as close as possible. I know there are
sketchy parts, so if you have any improvements, please post them.

Tuning: Standard

PO - PIANO
GR - GUITAR
G1 - GUITAR 1
G2 - GUITAR 2
h  - hammer on
p  - pull off
b  - bend
sb - slow bend
db - down bend
\  - slide down
/  - slide up
~  - let note ring

Intro/Verse 1: Never really said too much,PO:[Am]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|G|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------5-------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------5---------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------7-----------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Afraid it wouldn't be enough. Just try to keep my spirits upPO:[C] [G]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--5--------5--------5--------5--------3--------3--------3--------3--------|G|--5--------5--------5--------5--------4--------4--------4--------4--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------5-----------------------------------3-------------------------------|G|----5-----------------------------------4---------------------------------|D|--5-----------------------------------5-----------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
When there's no point in grieving. Doesn't matter anyway.PO:[F] [E] [Am]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--1--------1--------0--------0--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|G|--2--------2--------1--------1--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------1--------1--------0--------0--------5--------5--------5--------5---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------1-----------------0-------------------------------------------------|G|-----2-----------------1--------------------------------------------------|D|--3-----------------2-----------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Words could never make me stay. Words will never take my placePO:[C] [G]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--5--------5--------5--------5--------3--------3--------3--------3--------|G|--5--------5--------5--------5--------4--------4--------4--------4--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3--------3---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------5-----------------------------------3-------------------------------|G|----5-----------------------------------4---------------------------------|D|--5-----------------------------------5-----------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
When you know I'm leaving.PO:[F] [E]e|--------------------------------------|B|--1--------1--------0--------0--------|G|--2--------2--------1--------1--------|D|--------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------|E|-------1--------1--------0--------0---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------|B|------1-----------------0-------------|G|-----2-----------------1--------------|D|--3-----------------2-----------------|A|--------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|
Chorus: (I think GUITAR 1 is just playing power chords, or bar chords possibly, with overdrive, while GUITAR 2 is putting in the occasional note here and there.) Try to leave the light on when I'm gone, G1: [F] [C]
G2: (from what I could hear)e|--------------------------------------------------------3---|B|------------------------------------------------------5-----|G|------------------------------2---------------------5-------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
Something I rely on to get home. G1: [G] [Dm]
G2:e|------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------3------------------6-------------|G|------------------------------------------------7-----------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
One I can feel at night, a naked light, G1: [F] [C]
G2:e|------------------------------1--------------------3--------|B|-----------------------------1--------------------5---------|G|------------------------2--------------------5--------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
a fire to keep me warm G1: [Am] [G]
G2:e|-----------------5---------3------|B|----------------------------------|G|--------5-------------------------|D|----------------------------------|A|----------------------------------|E|----------------------------------|
Try to leave the light on when I'm gone. G1: [F] [C]
G2:e|--------------------------------------1-----------------3---|B|----------------------------------1------------------5------|G|------------------------------2------------------5----------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
Even in the daylight, shine on. G1: [G] [Dm]
G2:e|---------------------------------3--------------------------|B|-----------------------------3------------------------------|G|-------------------------4------------------7---------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
And when it's late at night, you can look inside. G1: [F] [Am]
G2:e|-----------------------------------1--------------------5---|B|-------------------------------1--------------------5-------|G|---------------------------2--------------------5-----------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
You won't feel so alone. G1: [G] [E]
G2:e|--------------3-------------7-----|B|----------3-------------9------9--|G|------4-------------9-------------|D|----------------------------------|A|----------------------------------|E|----------------------------------|
Verse 2: You know we've been down that road it seems a thousand times before,PO:[Am] [C]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|G|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------5--------5--------5--------5--------3--------3--------3--------3---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------5-----------------------------------5-------------------------------|G|----5-----------------------------------5---------------------------------|D|--7-----------------------------------5-----------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
My back to a closing door, and my eyes to the seasonsPO:[G] [F] [E]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--3--------3--------3--------3--------1--------1--------0--------0--------|G|--4--------4--------4--------4--------2--------2--------1--------1--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------3--------3--------3--------3--------1--------1--------0--------0---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------3-----------------------------------1-----------------0-------------|G|----4------------------------------------2-----------------1--------------|D|--5-----------------------------------3-----------------2-----------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
That roll out underneath my heals, and you don't know how bad it feels.PO:[Am] [C]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|G|--5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------5--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------5--------5--------5--------5--------3--------3--------3--------3---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------5-----------------------------------5-------------------------------|G|----5-----------------------------------5---------------------------------|D|--7-----------------------------------5-----------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
To leave the only one that I have ever believed in.PO:[G] [F] [E]e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--3--------3--------3--------3--------1--------1--------0--------0--------|G|--4--------4--------4--------4--------2--------2--------1--------1--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------3--------3--------3--------3--------1--------1--------0--------0---|
GR:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------3-----------------------------------1-----------------0-------------|G|----4------------------------------------2-----------------1--------------|D|--5-----------------------------------3-----------------2-----------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
<> END OF CHORUS/SOLO: Ohhh yeahhh..... G1: [Am] [C]
G2:e|------------------------8-------------------------------------------------|B|----5-8-----8b10-10 ~ ~ ~ 10-10db8--5-8-----------------------------------|G|--7--------------------------------------7sb9-9---9db7--5-----5-5---5h7---|D|------------------------------------------------------------------7-------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G1: [G] [Dm]
G2:e|------8-------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------10-8---------------------------------8/10----13p10h13p10h13b15----|G|--7/9--------9\7--7b9db7-7------5---7/9--7--------------------------------|D|------------------------------7---7---------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
BRIDGE: Sometimes it feels like we've run out of luck G1: [D] [G]
G2: (This was even harder to hear. I think I got a couple of them.)e|-------------------------------------------------------------8p5----------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------------8-8/10---|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
When the signal keeps on breaking up. G1: [B] [Em] [D]
GUITAR 2:e|--------------12-10-------------------------------------------15----------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------15----------|G|--------------------------------------------------------9/12--------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
When the wires cross in my brain, you'll start my heart again. G1:[C] [G]
G2:e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------------------------7h9--7---|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
When I come along, yeahhh... G1: [A]
G2:e|--------------------------8b10--8--5--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
CHORUS: Try to leave a light on when I'm gonePO: [F] [C]e|------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------1--------1--------5--------5--------|G|------------------------2--------2--------5--------5--------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------1--------1--------3--------3---|
Something I rely on to get homePO: [G] [Dm]e|------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------3--------3--------6--------6--------|G|------------------------4--------4--------7--------7--------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------3--------3--------5--------5---|
One I can feel at night a naked lightPO: [F] [C]e|------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------1--------1--------5--------5--------|G|------------------------2--------2--------5--------5--------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------1--------1--------3--------3---|
A fire to keep me warmPO: [Am] [G]e|------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------5--------5--------3-----------------|G|------------------------5--------5--------4-----------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------5--------5--------3------------|
(Overdrive again) Try to leave the light on when I'm gone. G1: [F] [C]
G2:e|-----------------------------------5-----------------------------|B|---------------------------------5------------8------------------|G|-------------------------------5---------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
Even in the daylight, shine on. G1: [G] [Dm]
G2:e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------8b10-10db8p5-8b10---|G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
And when it's late at night, you can look inside. G1: [F] [Am]
G2:e|----------------------------------------------------------8------|B|---------------------------------------------------10p8-----10---|G|--------------------------------------------------------9--------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
You won't feel so alone. G1: [G] [E]
G2:e|-------------------------------------|B|---------10-----------10-------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
Try to leave the light on when I'm gone. G1: [F] [C]
G2:e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------8b10--8-----------|G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
Even in the daylight, shine on. G1: [G] [Dm]
G2:e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------7p5------7p5-----------------|D|----------------------------------------7--------7---------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
And when it's late at night, you can look inside. G1: [F] [Am]
G2:e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------------7-7p5-----|D|-------------------------------------------------------------7---|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
You won't feel so alone. G1: [G] [E]
G2:e|-------------------------8-8s10--8-8s12 ~ ~ ----|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------|
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