Spirit Of The Radio tab with lyrics by Rush - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Rush – Spirit Of The Radio tab

Rush - Spirit of the Radio

Legend:

h: hammer on
p: pull off
#: Tremolo (in solo's case just f*** with it)
b: bend
(#): note that is bent to
/: slide

Intro: Faster |-----|e|-2p0-----5p0-----2p0-----4p2p0-----|B|-----3p0-----3h5-----3p0-------3p5-|G|-----------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------|
e|-------------------------|B|-------------------------|G|-------------------------|D|-----4-----2-0-----------|A|---------------5-4-5-4---|E|-------------------------|
e|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|-------------------2-------|A|----------0-2-3h4----------|E|-0-2-3-4-------------------|
e|-0-----------------------------------------------------|B|-0-----------------------------------------------------|G|-1--4--4-----------------------------------------------|D|-2--4--4/6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--9|A|-2--2--2/6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--9|E|-0------/4--4--4--4--4--4--4--4--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--7|
Verses
e|------0----------------0----------------0---------------|B|--------0----------------0----------------0-------------|G|-1---------9--9-----------------------------------------| play when neededD|-2---------9--0--9--9-------9/6--6--6-------6--7--------|(when Geddy don't sing)A|-2--2------7--0--9--9-------9/6--6--6-------6--7--------|E|-0--0---------0--7----------7/4--4--4-------4--5--9-7---|
e|------0----------0---------------0----------------|B|--------0----------0---------------0--------------|G|-1-----------4-4----------------------------------| D|-2-----------4-4--------6--6--6-------6--7-7--7-9-| regular verse riffA|-2--2--------2-2--------6--6--6-------6--7-7--7-9-|E|-0--0------0------------4--4--4-------4--5-5--5-7-|
Chorus: Basicly just repeat the intro, but keep the ringing low E chord at the begining till the speed part comes in. Interlude: just mess with these chords, you'll hear the changes
e|-0---0(3)--0(4)--0(3)-|B|-0---3-----0(4)--3----|G|-1---2-----*-----2----|D|-2---0-----6-----0----|A|-2---0-----6-----0----|E|-0---2-----4-----2----|
Now the fingerings in brackets are little parts you can hear Alex mess with, there optionals. (and the 3rd chord isn't right but it's close) =================== =Do the Verse riff= =================== Then intro thing a couple times Then this bitchy thing:
|-7-5-4-2-4-2-0-----------------|-----------------||---------------4-5-4-2-4P2P0---|---4-2-0---------||-----------------------------0-|---------4-5-4-2-||-------------------------------|-----------------|
Back to here:
e|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|-------------------2-------| <===|A|----------0-2-3h4----------| |E|-0-2-3-4-------------------| |
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Then Reggae: |==== it alternates twice | between the twoe|-4---5---7-----------------| |B|-5---5---5-----------------| |G|-4---4---4-----------------| |D|----just f*** with this----| <====|A|---------------------------|E|---------------------------|
Solo (yay :D)
e|-12------12-----12----------------|B|-15b(17)-15(17)-15(17)--15-12-14b-|G|----------------------------------|D|----------------------------------| A|----------------------------------| E|----------------------------------|
e|----------------------------------|B|-12-14-12b--12b-12b-12-12b~r12----|G|-------------------------------14-|
e|-12------###########--------------|B|-15b(17)-###########--------------|
^^just do wat ever with this^^ after that he dive bombs it, does the same with this
B|-5-----########--------------|G|-7b(9)-########--------------|
then he improv's a something with a penatonic scale, ending with: e|-15b(17)-| After solo:
e|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|-------------------2-------| a few timesA|----------0-2-3h4----------|E|-0-2-3-4-------------------|
B|---------2-----------------|E|-0-2-3h4-------------------|
intro speedy w/e once then end on an E chord Well i did the best i could, better than most out there, sorry if it's a bit confusing, u'll have to listin to the song to pick out where it all goes. Make sure you read what i put to get it right! Pardon my french in the tab. :P Have fun :D
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