Queen - I Cant Live With You tab

Queen - I Can't Live With You

A great song by Queen and I found only one tab for it and since it
was incomplete I'm trying to finish it now.
I used Persechini Bruno's version as a starting point.
I decided to cut the guitar parts into riffs so it is
easier to follow. (At least I hope so...) Anyway, here you go:

Standard tuning (EADGBE)

Notes:                 Chord formations:
/ - slide up           E    (079997)
\ - slide down         A    (x02220) or (577655)
h - hammer-on          Am   (x02210) or (577555)
p - pull-off           B    (x24442) or (799877)
b - bend string        C    (x35553)
r - release            G    (355433)
~ - vibrato            D    (x57775)
                       F#m7 (244252)
Riff 1 (in chorus)
E-----------------------------|B--9-9--9--9--9\--(2)---------|G--9-9--9--9--9\--(2)---------| (I can't live with you...)D--9-9--9--9--9\--(2)---------|A--7-7--7--7--7\--(0)---------|E-----------------------------|
Riff 2 (in verse)E-----------------------------|B-----------------------------|G-----------------------------| (I'm having a hard time...)D----4----2/3/4----2/3/4------|A----4----2/3/4----2/3/4------|E----2----0/1/2----0/1/2------|
Riff 3 (in verse)E-----------------------------|B-----------------------------|G-----------------------------| (You may think that I don't care...)D-----------------------------|A---1-/2-/3-/4---7p4----------|E---------------------4-------|
Riff 4 (in verse)E-------------------------------------------|B-------------------------------------------|G-6-----------------------------------------| (I travelled a long...)D-7---7--7----5/6/7---7--7----5/6/7---7--7--|A-7---7--7----5/6/7---7--7----5/6/7---7--7--|E-5-----------3/4/5-----------3/4/5---------|
Riff 5 (in verse)E-----------------------------|B-----------------------------|G-----------------------------| (But nothing's what it seems...)D----------------------7------|A--/4-/5-/6-/7---10p7--7------|E-----------------------------|
And so the song goes like this: [INTRO] at 0:01 Riff 1 (2x) [CHORUS] at 0:06 Riff 1 A B Riff 1 A B D A Riff 1 (2x) [VERSE 1] at 0:26 Riff 2 Riff 3 Riff 4 Riff 5 [PRE-CHORUS] at 0:47 C - G | C - G | C - G | D (2x)
Love is say-ing ba-by...C - G | C - G | C - G | D - A | D - A | D - ALo-ver turns to ha-ter...
[CHORUS] at 01:03 (Riff 1 1x at the end!) [VERSE 2] at 01:21 (Same as VERSE 1) [PRE-CHORUS] at 01:42 C - G | C - G | C - G | D (2x)
Hold on baby... C - G | C - G | C - G | D - A | D - A | D - A | BPassions screaming hotter... ...gotta do...
[BRIDGE] at 2:03 (I'm not sure about this part...) E A Am G B A F#m7 B
[SOLO] at 2:18 E A B E A BE-------------------------------------------------------|B--------------12--10p9---------------------------------|G---7b9~~~---------------9------------------------------|D--------------------------9---9b11~~9--7--6------------|A----------------------------------------------9--------|E-------------------------------------------------------|
E A BE-------------------------------------------------------|B-------------------------------------------------------|G----------------11b13r11p9-----9-13b14r13--11----------|D------------9---------------11-------------------------|A---7---9h11--------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------------------------|
E D G BE-------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------/12------------|G---9----9---9--14~~-12p11h12~~-11p9h11-----------------|D----------9--------------------------------------------|A-------------------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------------------------|
[CHORUS] at 2:39(this guitar part at 2:50) D AE---------------------/9---/10--/11--/12--15b16----|B---/7--/9--/10--/12--/10--/12--/13--/14--16b17----|G---/7--/9--/11--/13-------------------------------|D--------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------------------------|E--------------------------------------------------|(I think it's actually played by two guitars, one starting fromthe G string going to the B, the other is from B to E...)
[CHORUS] at 2:50 [OUTRO] at 3:15 Riff 1 A B to fade ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Well that's it, not 100% precise but that's the way we play it and I think it's fairly close. At least it sounds OK. There are many guitar fills in the song that I haven't transcribed so you gotta figure them out for yourselves. If you have any comments, suggestions or corrections please send it to me: halmaig@hotmail.com
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