Pixies - Motorway To Roswell tab

      
Pixies
Motorway to Roswell
Trompe le Monde (1991)
Tabbed by: SarcasticDevil (calumsixsixsix@hotmail.co.uk)

Guitar 1: Black Francis (Acoustic)
Guitar 2: Joey Santiago (Electric)

Intro (Guitar 2):

e|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-10-10-10-10-10-10-8-8-8-8-8-8--------------|B|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-10-10-10-10-10-10-8-8-8-8-8-8--------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Verse 1 (Guitar 1): B C#m Last night he could not make it G# C#m He tried hard but he could not make it B C#m Last night he could not make it Riff 1 B C#m On a holiday G# For many miles Riff 1 C#m B Looking for a place to stay C#m Near some friendly star G# He found this mote Riff 1 C#m B And now we wonder where we are B C#m How could this so great G# Turn so shitty Riff 1 C#m B He ended up in army crates C#m And photographs in files G# His tiny boat C#m Sparked as he turned to B G# Grazed our city Chorus: Riff 4 E G I started driving on the motorway Riff 5 B E I was feeling down
Bridge (Chords G1, Tabs G2): B C#m G# C#me|--------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-4-----------5---4--------4------------------4----------------------|x2G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
Verse 2 (Guitar 1): (quiet) Riff 1 B C#m G# C#m Last night he could not make it (loud) B C#m Last night he could not make it G# C#m He tried hard but he could not make it B C#m Last night he could not make (Repeat Intro) Verse 3 (Guitar 1): Riff 2 B C#m On a holiday G# For many miles Riff 2 C#m B Looking for a place to stay C#m Near some friendly star G# He found this mote Riff 2 C#m B And now we wonder C#m How could this so great G# Turn so shit Riff 2 C#m B He ended up in army crates C#m And photographs in files G# His tiny boat C#m Sparked as he turned to Bridge 2 (x2): Riff 3 B C#m Last night he could not make it G# C#m He tried hard but he could not make it B C#m Last night he could not make it B C#m On a holiday End Chorus (x7): (After 3 or 4 times, just improvise something between Riffs 4 and 5) Riff 4 E G He started heading for the motorway Riff 5 B E And he came right down Outro (over piano): Riff 5 x3 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------Guitar 2 (Joe)
Riff 1 B C#m G# C#me|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-4-----------5----4--------4------------4---------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 2 B C#m G# C#me|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------4-----------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|---4-2-1--------------6-4-2-4---------------------------------------------|A|-2------------------4-----------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 3 B C#m G#e|----------------7---------------------------------------------------------|B|-7----------9------9-7--9--7----------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 4 E Ge|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-0------------------3-0-0-------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 5 B Ee|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|-7b----------7b-7b-7b-----------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
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