Pearl Jam - Vitology tab

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From: code@wam.umd.edu (kevin gardner)

version number 2 updated March 17,1995
Vitalogy
transcription by Kevin Gardner
code@wam.umd.edu
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Spin the Black Circle
by Pearl Jam
from the Vitalogy cd
transcribed by kevin gardner
code@wam.umd.edu

intro----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-5-3-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9-|-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9-|-5-3-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7-|
-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5---- | 8x-8--8--6--6---5---3--3--3--3- -- |-------------------------------- | /
verse one-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |----------------------------- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9---- | 2x-5-3-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7---- | / pm---------------------- |see this needle see my handdrop drop dropping it downoh so quickly
------------------- | \---------------- -- |-5-5---7-------- -- |-5-5---7----------- | 2x-3-3---5-pound-- -- |------------------- | /here it comes touch the planeturn it up won?t turn you away
chorus
-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5---- | 8x-8--8--6--6---5---3--3--3--3- -- |-------------------------------- | /spin spin spin the back circle--7xspin spin
verse two-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |----------------------------- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9---- | 2x-5-3-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7---- | / pm---------------------- |pull it out paper sleeveoh my joy only you desereve conceit
------------------- | \---------------- -- |-5-5---7-------- -- |-5-5---7----------- | 2x-3-3---5-pound-- -- |------------------- | /oh so big my whole worldrather yourather you than here
chorus
-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5- -- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5---- | 8x-8--8--6--6---5---3--3--3--3- -- |-------------------------------- | /spin spin spin the back circle--7xspin spin
interlude-----------------------------------------\- |------------------------------------------- |------------------------------------------- | 2x-5-5-5-6-5--4-4-4-5-4--3-3-3-4-3---2-2-2--- |-3-3-3-4-3--2-2-2-3-2--1-1-1-2-1---0-0-0--- |------------------------------------------- |
-------------------------------- | \----------------------------- -- |----------------------------- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9- -- |-7-5-7--9-9-9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9---- | 2x-5-3-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7---- | / pm---------------------- |
-------------- |-------------- |-5-5-5-7------ |-5-5-5-7------ |-3-3-3-5------ |pound-------------- |youre so warm
--------------|--------------|-9------------|-9------------|-7-pound------|--------------|scream ???????????outro
--------------------------------- | \----------------------------- --- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5- --- |-10-10-8--8---7---5--5--5--5- xx |-8--8--6--6---5---3--3--3--3- --- |--------------------------------- | /
spin spin spin the back circle--xx spin spin =========== Last Exit by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu intro and verse riff
------------------|--0----------0----|--0----------0----|--x--0-0--0--x-0--|--3--0-0--0--3-0--|-----2-2--3----2--|
chorus------- ----------------|------- ----------------|------- --10-9-4-4-5-7--|------- --10-9-4-4-5-7--|--2---- --8--7-2-2-3-5--|----2-- ----------------|
---------- -------------|---------- -------------|--10-9-4-- --10-9-4-5-7-|--10-9-4-- --10-9-4-5-7-|--8--7-2-- --8--7-2-3-5-|---------- -------------|
end of backward solo rifftrem pick--------------- -----------------|--12--10--8--7- --12--10--8--7-8-|--10--9---7--7- --10--9---7--7-7-|--------------- -----------------|--------------- -----------------|--------------- -----------------|
that palm muted thing near the end
-7- ----7---7--7--|-9- ----10--9--10-|-7- then ----7---7--7--|-7- ----7---7--7--|--- --------------|--- --------------|pound w/palm mute
======== Whipping by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu
intro--12--12-x-x-x-|---------x-x-x-|--12--12-x-x-x-|---------x-x-x-|---------x-x-x-|---------x-x-x-|
verse strum thses chords
--0--3-----3--|--0--3--2--3--|--1--0--2--0--|--2--0--2--0--|--2--2--0--2--|--0--3-----3--| E G A G
the softer part
--7----- -7----- -7----- -7----- -7-|----8--- ---8--- ---8--- ---8--- ---|------9- -----9- -----9- -----9- ---|-------- ------- ------- ------- ---|-------- ------- ------- ------- ---|-0------ ------- ------- ------- ---|
mike plays this fill in the background
---- -------------|---- -------------|-12- -12-14-12----|-12- -12-14-12-14-|---- ----------14-|---- -------------|
for the break play an an open A chord repeatedly =========== Satan?s Bed by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu
the main riff--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|--------4-----4-----4-----------|----5-5---5-5---5-5---5-4-3--0--|
chorus
C G D A--------------|--------------|-5------7-----|-5--5---7--7--|-3--5---5--7--|----3------5--|
the solo is in A pentitonic minor =========== Not for You by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu main riff
--0--0--0--|--0--0--0--|--1--3--4--|--2--4--5--|--2--4--5--|--0--0--0--|
pre-solo stuff----------------- -----------------|----------------- -----------------|----------------- -----------------|-3-5-7-5--------- -3-5-7-5---------|---------7-5-3-2- ---------7-3-2-3-|----------------- -----------------|
----------------- -----------------|----------------- -----------------|----------------- -------5-4-------|-3-5-7-5--------- -3-5-7-----------|---------7-5-3-2- -----------------|----------------- -----------------|
post solo stuff--0--0--0--|--0--0--0--|--1--3--1--|--2--4--2--|--2--4--2--|--0--0--0--|
========== Better Man by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu
--------------------|----3---------3-----|--2---4-2---2---4-2-|--0---------0-------|--------------------|--------------------|
------------------------|----5---------5---5-----|--4---6-4---4---4---6-4-|--0---------0-----------|------------------------|------------------------|
--------------------|----3---------3-----|--2---4-2---2---4-2-|--0---------0-------|--------------------|--------------------|
------------------------|----5---------5---5-----|--4---6-4---4---4---6-4-|--0---------0-----------|------------------------|------------------------|
-------- --------| --6--8-- --6--8--|arpediate --5--7-- --5--7--|these --0--0-- --0--0--| -------- --------| -------- --------|
the chorus is as follows D A G 4x D A D A G =========== Immortality by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu
intro riff-------0----------------|-----1---3-1------------|---0--------------------|------------------------|-3----------------------|---------------0--------|
verse strum these chords
-0--0--|-0--3--|-0--2--|-2--0--|-2-----|-0-----|
chorus chords C Em C Em C Em A =========== Corduroy by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu
intro riff------------------------ --------------------------- | \------------------------ ------------------------ -- |------------------------ ------------------------ -- |-----9---9------9---9--- -----9---9------9---9------ | 4X-7-7---7----7-7---7----- -0-0---0----0-0---0----- -- |------------------------ --------------------------- | /
-------------|-------------|-------------|-9--(pound)--|-------------|-8-----------|
verse 1
------------3----------------- | \------------3----------------- |-10-10-9----0----------------- |-10-10-9----0--(strum)-------- | 4x-8--8--7----2----------------- |------------3----------------- | /
chorus 1
-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-----0--0------- | \-3-3-3-3--3-3-3--3--3----3----- |-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2--0------0--- |-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2--0---------- | 4x-3-3-3-3--2-2-2--0--2---------- |--------------------3---------- | /
break 1
------------------------ --------------------------- | \------------------------ ------------------------ -- |------------------------ ------------------------ -- |-----9---9------9---9--- -----9---9------9---9------ | 2X-7-7---7----7-7---7----- -0-0---0---------------- -- |------------------------ ------------8-8---8-------- | /
Verse 2 --->same as verse 1 chorus 2 --->play chorus 1 twice interlude
-3-3-3-3-2--3-3-3-3-2- -3-3-3-3-2--3-3-3-3-2-|-3-3-3-3-3--3-3-3-3-3- -3-3-3-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-|-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--0-0-0-0-0- -0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-2--2-2-2-2-2- -3-3-3-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-|---------------------- ----------------------|
this is done four times chorus 3
-0-0-0-0--0-0-0-----0--0------- | \-3-3-3-3--3-3-3--3--3----3----- |-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2--0------0--- |-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2--0---------- | 5x-3-3-3-3--2-2-2--0--2---------- |--------------------3---------- | /
-0-0-0-0--0-0-0----|-3-3-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2-|-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--2-|-3-3-3-3--2-2-2--0-|-------------------|
verse 3
------------3----------------- | \------------3----------------- |-10-10-9----0----------------- |-10-10-9----0--(strum)-------- | 4x-8--8--7----2----------------- |------------3----------------- | /
-----------|-----------|-10-10-9---|-10-10-9---|-8--8--7---|-----------|
outro repeat this: while another guitar plays Em
------------------------ --------------------------- | \------------------------ ------------------------ -- |------------------------ ------------------------ -- |-----9---9------9---9--- -----9---9------9---9------ | X-7-7---7----7-7---7----- -0-0---0---------------- -- |------------------------ ------------8-8---8-------- | /
=========== Bugs by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu if you listen real carefully you can hear this:
--------5--7--- this is played while an achordian plays:
---------- //// ////----- Bb F
at 2:17 the guitar strums a Eb chords untill the songs ends the achordian also plays Eb =========== Nothingman by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu ************************************************* This song is played with a capo on the first fret ************************************************* concequently this transcription sounds 1/2 step lower than the c.d. Here are the chords in the song
E C#m B Asus2 Ab A-0---0---0----0----0---0---|-0---0---0----0----0---2---|-1---6---4----2----1---2---|-2---6---4----2----1---2---|-2---4---2----0---(0)--0---|-0---0---------------------|
intro ----- E C#m B C#m Asus2 E C#m B C#m Asus2 verse 1 ------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 once divided nothing left to subtract ------------------------------------------------------ E C#m B C#m Asus2 some words when spoken can?t be taken back ------------------------------------------------------ E C#m B C#m Asus2 walks on his own with thoughts he can?t help thinking ----------------------------------------------------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 futre?s above but in the past he?s slow and sinking ----------------------------------------------------- Asus2 C#m Asus2 caught a bolt of lightning ----------------------------------------------------- Asus2 Ab Asus2 B curesed the day he let it go mmmm ----------------------------------------------------- Chorus 1 -------- E Asus2 B B nothingman nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- E Asus2 B isn?t it someing nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- Verse 2 ------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 she once belived in every story he had to tell ----------------------------------------------------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 one day she stiffened took the other side ----------------------------------------------------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 empty stares from each conner of a shared prision cell ----------------------------------------------------- E C#m B C#m Asus2 one just escapes ones left inside the well ----------------------------------------------------- Asus2 C#m Asus2 and he who forgets ----------------------------------------------------- Asus2 Ab Asus2 B will be destined to remember oh oh ----------------------------------------------------- Chorus 2 -------- E Asus2 B B nothingman nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- E Asus2 B isn?t it someing nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- interlude --------- C#m Asus2 B oh she don?t want him ----------------------------------------------------- B Asus2 C#m Asus2 B C#m oh she won?t feed him after he?s flown away ----------------------------------------------------- Asus2 oh into the sun and into the sun ----------------------------------------------------- B ----------------------------------------------------- Chorus 3 -------- E Asus2 B B nothingman nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- E Asus2 B isn?t it someing nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- E Asus2 B B nothingman nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- E Asus2 B could have been someing nothingman ----------------------------------------------------- Outro ------ E Asus2 E Asus2 E Asus2 E =========== Aye Davanita by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu main riff this is a mixture of the guitar and bass lines.
------------------------------|------------------------------|--7----7-p-6--6---7---7---7-/-|-(0)--(0)----(0)-(0)-(0)-(0)--|--7----7------7---7---7---7-/-|--0----0------0---0---0---0---|
an acoustic guitar plays these chords durring the entire song: E E E E =========== hey foxymophandlemama, that?s me by Pearl Jam from the Vitalogy cd transcribed by kevin gardner code@wam.umd.edu main riff this is a mixture of the guitar and bass lines.
-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------| feed back controlled by-------------------| swelling on the volume knob--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
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