Tom Petty - Cant Stop The Sun tab

Artist: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Album: The Last DJ
Song: Can't Stop the Sun


My guitar teacher helped me figure this out.  I think its all right but there is probably
some mistakes.  Listen to the song to figure out the rythym to everything.


Riff 1:Guitar 1 (finger picking)E|----------0-------------0-------------0-------------0----|B|---------------------------------------------------------|G|------0-------------0-------------0-------------0--------|D|----2-------2-----2-------2-----2-------2-----2-------2--|A|---------------------------------------------------------|E|-0------0------0------0------0------0------0------0------| x4, x2 2nd time, 3rd time
Guitar 2e|----------0-------------0-------------0-------------0----|b|-3-------------2-------------1-------------0-------------|g|---------------------------------------------------------|d|---------------------------------------------------------|a|---------------------------------------------------------|e|---------------------------------------------------------| x4, x2 2nd time, 3rd time
Guitar 1 (finger picking)E|----------0--------------0------------------|B|------3--------------1-----------------1----|G|----2--------2-----2-------2-------0--------|D|---------------------------------1-------1--|A|-2------2-------0------0------0------0------|E|--------------------------------------------| x1
Guitar 2 (ad lib)e|-0--------------0---------------------------|b|-3--------------1-------------1-------------|g|-2--------------2-------------0-------------|d|-3--------------2-------------1-------------|a|-2--------------0-------------0-------------|e|--------------------------------------------| x1
Riff 2:(ad lib) G C G C Am Bm7E|-3----0----3----0----0----2----|B|-3----1----3----1----1----3----|G|-0----0----0----0----2----2----|D|-0----2----0----2----2----4----|A|-2----3----2----3----0----2----|E|-3---------3-------------------|
Repeat Riff 1, Riff 2
Riff 3:(ad lib)E|-----0-------0-------0-------0-------2-------2-------------------|B|-----0-------0-------1-------1-------3-------3-------------------|G|-----0-------0-------2-------2---2-2-----2-2---------0-------2---|D|-2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----0-0-----0-0-------0---0---1---1-|A|-2-2-----2-2-----0-0-----0-0-------------------------------------|E|-0-0-----0-0-------------------------------------3-------2-------|
| x2 | only 1st time |E|-----0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------------------|B|-----0-------0-------1-------1-------3-------3-------3-------3---|G|-----0-------0-------2-------2-----2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2-|D|-2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----0-------------------------------|A|-2-2-----2-2-----0-0-----0-0-------------3-------2-------0-------|E|-0-0-----0-0-----------------------------------------------------|
Repeat Riff 1, Riff 2
Riff 4:(slide between the chords)E|-0---000-0---000-0---000-0---000- -0---000-0---000-|B|-0---000-0---000-0---000-0---000- -0---000-0---000-|G|-1---111-4---444-6---666-4---444- -3---333-2---222-|D|-2---222-5---555-7---777-5---555- -4---444-3---333-|A|-2---222-5---555-7---777-5---555- -4---444-3---333-|E|-0---000-0---000-0---000-0---000- x3 -0---000-0---000-|
This riff plays until the end with soloing using the Em pentonic scale.
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