Nofx - Drop The World tab

e: Wed, 28 Jan 1998 09:07:54 -0700 (MST)
From: Dan McGuirk 
Subject: TAB: Drop the World by NOFX

Artist:          NOFX
Song:            Drop the World
Album:           Heavy Petting Zoo
Transcribed by:  Dan McGuirk 

Please send corrections to mcguirk@indirect.com.

intro:
palm mute throughout

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verse:
A 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +----------------------------------------------------------------------8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-5-5---5-5-5---5----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +----------------------------------------------------------------------8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-5-5---5-4-4---4----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
C 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9----------------------------------9-9---9-9-9---9-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
D 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-7-7---7-5-5---5----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
E 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10----10------------------10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10----10------------------8--8-----8--8--8-----8--8--8-----8--8--8-----8--------------
F 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
now back to the beginning. later there comes:
G 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------2-2---2-2-2---2-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------2-2---2-2-2---2-5-5---5-5-5---5----------------------------------0-0---0-0-0---0---------------------------------------------
H 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------3-3---3-3-3---3-5-5---5-5-5---5----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
I rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---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-----------------------------
I lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------9-9---9-9-9---9-7-7---7-7-7---7---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
J rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---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-----------------------------
J lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-7-7---7-5-5---5---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
K rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7-------------------7--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7-------------------5--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----5--------------
K lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------10-10----10-10-10----10-9--9-----9--9--9-----9------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
L rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-----------------------------
L lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-5-5---5-7-7---7---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
M rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
M lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
N rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
N lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
O rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7----------------------------------5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5-5-5---5----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
O lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7-7-7---7---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
P rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7----------------------------------------------------------------7----------------------------------------------------------------5----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
P lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------7---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
the second time through, the I-P part is: I' lead only 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
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J' lead only 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
-----9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9-9-9---9----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
K' lead only 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
-----8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
L' lead only 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
-----8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
M' rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3----------------------------------3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3----------------------------------1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-----------------------------
M' lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
-----8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
N' rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3----------------------------------3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3----------------------------------1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-----------------------------
N' lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
-----8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8-8-8---8----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
O' rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----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--------------
O' lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
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P' rhythm 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------5----------------------------------------------------------------5----------------------------------------------------------------3-----------------------------------------------------------
P' lead 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------------------------- -----------------------------------------------------------------
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The whole song basically goes like this: intro A B C D E F A A A B C D E F A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P ^-- (horn fill here) A B C D E F A B C D E F A B C D E F G H I' J' K' L' M' N' O' P ^-- (more horns) intro again or, with the lyrics (the letters are the section markers, _not_ chords:) intro A B He won the race C The judges concluded D He was the better man E F He'd come for victory A Ah ah A A B A hesitate C A one time show and place D Himself would not allow E F He had to be the best A B Ah ah C D He had denied E F His urges cause they would have drained his strength G H The battle had been won, with side effects a few I J He may have dropped the world K L He would not let us down M N O P I hope she's in a better place A B She aced the test C A grade above the rest D She set the curve E F A ninety-three percent A B Was not enough to feed her fix C She needs a perfect score D Endorphin rush she loved E F It would opiate her A B Ah ah C D She had denied E F All allegations of her loneliness G That battle had been won H With scars still under wraps I' J' She may have dropped the world K' L' She would not let us down M' N' Endorphin rush she loved O' P' She may have dropped the world intro again
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