The Clash - London Calling tab

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                         London Calling-The Clash
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OK, this is the actual version of this song, unlike all the
other ones by tones deaf idiots, espiecial the solo, which
absolutly pathetic in all the other versions i have seen.
This is probobly my best tab, but i wanted to get it
perfect cos there are no good versions out there, and
its a great song!
This is the lead part played by Mick Jones, a guitar legend!

Key:
x-Mute Note
H.O-Hammer On
P.O-Pull Off
^-Bend Up 1 Fret
^^-Bend Up 2 Frets
v-Bend Down 1 Fret
vv-Bend Down 2 Frets
/-Slide Up
\-Slide Down
~-Vibrato
Harm.-Harmonic
|----||*--*||*--*|- Repeat Section|----|
Tuning: Standard Intro:
e|--7-7-7-7--8--8--8--8---7-7-7-7--8--8--8--8----|B|--8-8-8-8--10-10-10-10--8-8-8-8--10-10-10-10---|G|*-9-9-9-9--10-10-10-10--9-9-9-9--10-10-10-10--*| X4D|*-9-9-9-9---------------9-9-9-9---------------*|A|-----------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------|
Verse 1:
Listen to song for timing in this parte|--7-7-x-x-7-7-x-x--8--8--x-x-8--8--x-x--|B|--8-8-x-x-8-8-x-x--10-10-x-x-10-10-x-x--|G|*-9-9-x-x-9-9-x-x--10-10-x-x-10-10-x-x--|D|*-9-9-x-x-9-9-x-x-----------------------|A|----------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------|
7-7-x-x-7-7-x-x--7-7-x-x-7-7-x-x---|8-8-x-x-8-8-x-x--8-8-x-x-8-8-x-x---|9-9-x-x-9-9-x-x--7-7-x-x-7-7-x-x--*| X29-9-x-x-9-9-x-x--9-9-x-x-9-9-x-x--*|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
e|--7-7-7-7--8--8--8--8---7-7-7-7--7-7-7-7---|B|--8-8-8-8--10-10-10-10--8-8-8-8--8-8-8-8---|G|*-9-9-9-9--10-10-10-10--9-9-9-9--7-7-7-7--*| X2D|*-9-9-9-9---------------9-9-9-9--9-9-9-9--*|A|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------|
Chorus: Again, Listen to song for timing.
Play Loud Play Quietly Loude|--x-x--12-12\--x-x--7-7--x-x--10-10-------|B|--x-x--12-12\--x-x--8-8--x-x--12-12--8-7--|G|*-x-x--12-12\--x-x--9-9--x-x--12-12--9-7-*| X3D|*-x-x--14-14\--x-x-------x-x-------------*|A|------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------|
e|-x-x--12-12\--7--------|B|-x-x--12-12\--8--------|G|-x-x--12-12\--9--7~~~--|D|-x-x--14-14\-----------|A|-----------------------|E|-----------------------|
Verse 2:
e|-------------------------|--7-7-7-7--8--8--8--8---7-7-7-7--7-7-7-7---|B|---0-8~~~~~------12-12\--|--8-8-8-8--10-10-10-10--8-8-8-8--8-8-8-8---|G|-9---------------12-12\--|*-9-9-9-9--10-10-10-10--9-9-9-9--7-7-7-7--*|X3D|-----------------12-12\--|*-9-9-9-9---------------9-9-9-9--9-9-9-9--*|A|-------------------------|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
Play Chorus Again, Then the Interlude Interlude:
Harm. (hold for ages)e|---12--------------------|B|-------------------------|G|-------------------------|D|-------------------------|A|-------------------------|E|-------------------------|
Solo: Listen to song for when it comes in.
e|--------------------------------15^^-vv-15-15--12--15--12---|B|------------------15^^-15vv 15------------------------------|G|-------14^^-14vv--------------------------------------------|D|--7/14------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------|B|---15^^-15vv--15^^-15vv--15-P.O-12-------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------14---12-12-14-12--|A|-----------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------|
Bend and hold both stringse|----------------------------------------|B|----^^---12-12-12-12-12-----------------|G|--12^^---12-12-12-12-12-12-12vv--12-14--|D|----------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------|
Chorus:
e|-----------------------------------------|B|---------------------12------------------|G|-12^^--vv--12-H.O-14-----14^^-14vv-12----|D|--------------------------------------12-|A|-----------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------|
Play Loud Play Quietly Loude|--x-x--12-12\--x-x--7-7--x-x--10-10-------|B|--x-x--12-12\--x-x--8-8--x-x--12-12--8-7--|G|*-x-x--12-12\--x-x--9-9--x-x--12-12--9-7-*|D|*-x-x--14-14\--x-x-------x-x-------------*|A|------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------|
e|-x-x--12-12\--7--------|B|-x-x--12-12\--8--------|G|-x-x--12-12\--9--7~~~--|D|-x-x--14-14\-----------|A|-----------------------|E|-----------------------|
Verse 3:
hold untuil bass comes in.e|----------------------------|B|--Harm.---------------------|G|--12------------------------|D|----------------------------|A|----------------------------|E|----------------------------|
e|--7-7-7-7--8--8--8--8---7-7-7-7-----------------|B|--8-8-8-8--10-10-10-10--8-8-8-8-----------------|G|*-9-9-9-9--10-10-10-10--9-9-9-9-----------------|D|*-9-9-9-9---------------9-9-9-9--10-9-10-9------|A|-------------------------------------------10\--|E|------------------------------------------------|
Listen to Recording for when to play these partse|--8--8--8--8---12-12\--------------7-8--8--11-12\--8--8--8--8--|B|--10-10-10-10--12-12\--------------7-8--8--11-12\--10-10-10-10-|G|--10-10-10-10--12-12\--------------7-8--8--11-12\--10-10-10-10-|D|---------------14-14\--------------9-10-10-13-14\--------------|A|---------------14-14\---10-9-10-9--9-10-10-13-14\--------------|E|---------------12-12\--------------7-8--8--11-12\--------------|
Hold...e|--12-12\--8--8--8--8---7--------|B|--12-12\--10-10-10-10--8--------|G|--12-12\--10-10-10-10--9--------|D|--14-14\--10-10-10-10--9--------|A|--14-14\------------------------|E|--12-12\------------------------|
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