Pete Townshend - Rough Boys tab version 2

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Rough Boys | guitar tab
By Pete Townshend
>From Empty Glass, 1980
Written by Pete Townshend (c)1980 Eel Pie Publishing Ltd/Towser Tunes Inc.

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transcribed by                             Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com      rev 2000-11-19          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
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[note: leads and chord inversions are approximate]

Cadd9 x3x033
G/B   x20033
D/A   x0423(2)

|(D) (C) |(E) (C) (D) (C) (E) (C) (D) (C) (E) (C) ||----------|----------|--------|----------|--------|------------||10-10-8---|12-12-8---|7-7-8---|12-12-8---|7-7-8---|12-12-8---8\||7--7--5---|9--9--5---|7-7-5---|9--9--5---|7-7-5---|9--9--5---5\||7--7--5---|9--9--5---|7-7-5---|9--9--5---|7-7-5---|9--9--5---5\||----------|----------|--------|----------|--------|------------||----------|----------|--------|----------|--------|------------|
|[gtr 2] | |D Cad9|G/B Cad9 |D Cad9|G/B Cad9 ||----------|----------|2-2-3---|3--3--3---|2-2-3---|3--3--3-----||----------|----------|3-3-3---|3--3--3---|3-3-3---|3--3--3-----||----------|----------|2-2-0---|0--0--0---|2-2-0---|0--0--0-----||----------|----------|0-0-0---|0--0--0---|0-0-0---|0--0--0-----||----------|----------|----3---|2--2--3---|----3---|2--2--3-----||----------|----------|--------|----------|--------|------------|
|D [pedal open D]|--------|--------|--------|--------2-||--------|--------|--------|--------3-||--------|--------|--------|--------2-||0-0-0-0-|0-0-0-0-|0-0-0-0-|0-0-0---0-||--------|--------|--------|----------||--------|--------|--------|----------|
[verse] G/D D |G/D D |Cadd9 |G/B | Tough boys, running the streets. Come a little closer|--3-----2----|3--3----3---2-----2-2-|3---------------|3-------||--3-----3----|3--3----3---3-----3-3-|3---------------|3-------||--0-----2----|0--0----0---2-----2-2-|0---------------|0-------||0-0-----0----|0--0----0---0---------|----------------|--------||-------------|----------------------|3---------------|2-------||-------------|----------------------|----------------|--------|
G/D D|G/D D |Cadd9 |G/B |Rough toys, under the sheets. Nobody knows her |------3-2-|3-3---3---2----------|3-------|3---------| |------3-3-|3-3---3---3------x-x-|3-------|3---------| |------0-2-|0-0---0---2------x-x-|0-------|0---------| |0-----0-0-|0-0---0---0------x-x-|--------|----------| |----------|---------------------|3-------|2---------| |----------|---------------------|--------|----------|
G/D D |G/D D |Cadd9 |G/B |Rough boys, don't walk a-way. I very nearly missed you |----3-2---|3-----3----3-2------|3-------------|3---------| |----3-3---|3-----3----3-3--x-x-|3-------------|3---------| |----0-2---|0-----0----0-2--x-x-|0-------------|0---------| |0---0-0---|0-----0----0-0--x-x-|--------------|----------| |----------|--------------------|3-------------|2---------| |----------|--------------------|--------------|----------|
G/D D |G/D D |Cadd9 |G/B |Tough boys, come over here. I want to bite and kiss you |----3-2---|3----3-3--2-----|3--------------------|3---------| |----3-3---|3----3-3--3---3-|3--------------------|3---------| |----0-2---|0----0-0--2---2-|0--------------------|0---------| |0---0-0---|0----0-0--0---0-|---------------------|----------| |----------|----------------|3--------------------|2---------| |----------|----------------|---------------------|----------|
| A/D | F/D | C/D | G/D ||-5----------|-5-------------|------------|-3-------------||-5----------|-6-------------|-5----------|-3-------------||-2----------|-5-------------|-5----------|-4-------------||(2)0--0/0/0-|(7)-0----0/0/0-|(5)0--0/0/0-|(5)-0---0/0/0--||------------|---------------|------------|---------------||------------|---------------|------------|---------------|
| [gtr 2] ||-9--9--9----|-13-13-13---13-|-12-12-12---|-15-15-15---x-x||-10-10-10---|-13-13-13---13-|-13-13-13---|-15-15-15---x-x||-9--9--9----|-14-14-14---14-|-12-12-12---|-16-16-16---x-x||------------|---------------|------------|---------------||------------|---------------|------------|---------------||------------|---------------|------------|---------------|
|D |A |D/A |A7 |(D) I wanna see what I can find|2---------|------|-----|------------------------------||3---------|2-----|3----|5------5----------------------||2---------|2-----|2----|2------2----------------------||4-0-0/0/0-|2-----|4----|5------5----------------------||----------|0-----|0----|0------0----------------------||----------|------|-----|------------------------------|
| ||14--------|0-----|7----|-------5----------------------||15--------|5-----|8----|10-8-5-5----------------------||14--------|6-----|7----|9--7-5-6----------------------||----------|------|0----|------------------------------||----------|------|-----|------------------------------||----------|------|-----|------------------------------|
Tough kid, take a bottle of wine when your deal is broken Ten quid, she's so easy to blind. And not a word is spoken Rough boys, don't walk away. I feel pretty blissed here Tough boy, I wanna carry you home. You got pretty pissed, dear
|A/D |F/D ||9-----9-----9----|8-----13-----13------||10----10----10---|10----13-----13------||9-----9-----9----|10----14-----14------||--0-0---0-0---0--|--0-0----0-0----0----||-----------------|---------------------||-----------------|---------------------|
|C/D |G/D ||12-----12----12---|12^-12--------------||13-----13----13---|12^-12-10--10-------||12-----12----12---|---------11----11-9-||---0-0---0-0----0-|--------------------||------------------|--------------------||------------------|--------------------|
| D | A |G |A |G ||------------|--9-----9--7--5-|3----3-2-0-|5---------5--|3-----||/10---------|--10----10-8--7-|5----5-3-2-|5---/5-------|3-----||------------|--9-------------|-----------|2------------|0-----||------------|----------------|-----------|2------------|0-----||------------|----------------|-----------|-------------|------||------------|----------------|-----------|-------------|------|
[bridge]|D | C/D| D | |(A) Gonna get inside you Gonna get inside....your bitter mind|2-----------------|-12--10--|--------------|------------------||3-----------------|---------|--------------|------------------||2-----------------|---------|--------------|------------------||0--------0--------|---------|--------------|------------------||------------------|---------|--------------|------------------||------------------|---------|--------------|------------------|
[solo]|A |D/A |A |D/A |A |(mind)|-------------|---------5---5---|-9-7-7-5-5--|-----------|----------||---5^\-3-----|---------5-5-5---|---------5--|-5-5-5-7-5-|----8-----||---------2---|-----------7---7/|9--7-7-6-6--|-6-6-6-7-6-|-7/9---2--||-------------|-2-0-2-----------|------------|-7-7-------|-----0-2--||------------0|-------0---------|------------|-----------|-----0-0--||-------------|-----------------|------------|-----------|-----0----|
|D/A |A |A7 |(D) I wanna see what I can find|--------------|----------------|---------7------------|-------||3---3-2-3-2---|2--------4------|-7-------7^--\----5-5-|-------||2---2-2-2-2---|4^\-2-0--6^\-4--|-7^\-5--------------6-|-------||0---4-2-4-2---|--------------7-|------5-------------7-|-0-----||0-----------0-|----------------|----------------------|-------||--------------|----------------|----------------------|-------|
Rough boys, don't walk away. I wanna buy your leather Make noise, try and talk me away. We can't be seen together Tough kids, what can I do? I'm so pale and weedy Rough fits in my hush puppy shoes But I'm still pleadin',
|A/D |F/D |C/D |G/D |D Dsus4| bleedin', needin', fightin', winin', chimin'|5---------|5---------|----------|3---------|2----3--||5---------|6---------|5---------|3---------|3--3----||6---------|5---------|5---------|4---------|2-------||7-0-0/0/0-|7-0-0/0/0-|5-0-0/0/0-|5-0-0/0/0-|0-------||----------|----------|----------|----------|--------||----------|----------|----------|----------|--------|
|[gtr 2] ||10--------|8---------|8---------|7---------|2-------||11--------|10--------|8---------|8---------|3-------||10--------|10--------|9---------|7---------|2-------||0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-|0-------||----------|----------|----------|----------|--------||----------|----------|----------|----------|--------|
[break]|Cadd9 |G6/B |Asus4 |A |Asus4 ||----3-------------|----2-------------|----------|------|-------||--3---------------|--3---------------|------3---|----2-|----3--||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------||------------------|------------------|---2------|--2---|--2----||3-----------------|2-----------------|0---------|0-----|0------||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------|
|[gtr 2] ||------10-10-12-10-|------10-10/12-10-|----------|------|-------||------------------|10----------------|10-12-10--|------|-------||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------||------------------|------------------|----------|------|-------|
|A7 |D I wanna see what I can find |---------------------------|-----|----2----------------------|-----|---------------------------|-----|--2----2-----4--------2----|0----|0----0----0------0------0--|-----|---------------------------|-----
Tough boys, running the streets. Come a little closer Rough toys, under the sheets. Nobody knows her Rough boys, don't you walk away. I very nearly missed you Tough boys, come over here. I want to bite and kiss you
| A/D |F/D |C/D |G6/D |Dsus2 |Cadd9/D ||------|-----|--0-------|--0--------|--0-------|--0-------||3-----|6----|--5-------|--3--------|--3-------|--3-------||2-----|5----|5-5-------|4-4--------|2-2-------|0-0-------||0-0---|0-0--|0-0-0/0/0-|0-0--0/0/0-|0---0/0/0-|0---0/0/0-||------|-----|----------|-----------|----------|----------||------|-----|----------|-----------|----------|----------|
[outro]|F#/D |Bb/D |E/D |Ab/D |Eb/D ||2---------|1---------|4---------|4---------|3---------||2---------|3---------|5---------|4---------|4---------||3---------|3---------|4---------|5---------|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-||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|
|G/D |F/D |Bb/D |Dsus2 |D ||3---------|1---------|1---------|0---------|2---------||3---------|1---------|3---------|3---------|3---------||4---------|2---------|3---------|2---------|2---------||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-||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|
|Eb/D |F/D |G/D |A/D |B/D ||3---------|5---------|7---------|9---------|11--------||4---------|6---------|8---------|10--------|12--------||3---------|5---------|7---------|9---------|11--------||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-||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|
|C/D |C/D |D |D |E/D ||12--------|12--------|14--------|14--------|16--------||13--------|13--------|15--------|15--------|17--------||12--------|12--------|14--------|14--------|16--------||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-||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------||----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|
|E/D |F/D |F/D |G/D ||16--------|17--------|17--------|19--------||17--------|18--------|18--------|20--------||16--------|17--------|17--------|19--------||0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-|0-0-0/0/0-||----------|----------|----------|----------||----------|----------|----------|----------|
|G/D |D I wanna see what I can find!|19------------------------|2----|20------------------------|3----|19------------------------|2----|0-0---0-0---0-------------|0----|--------------------------|-----|--------------------------|-----
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