Who - The Song Is Over tab

m: Litgo 
Date: Tue, 7 Apr 1998 13:35:24 EDT
Subject: w/who/the_song_is_over.tab


The Song Is Over
By The Who
From Who's Next, 1971
Written by Pete Townshend

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transcribed by
litgo@aol.com
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Capo on 3 (to play piano chords) 

[Note: on record for chord progressions, guitar plays leads, roots but few
chords; most progressions are piano only. Chords below with '*' are guitar
chords, rest are piano. Leads are approximate.]

[verses]                         [break]         
Ebmaj7/F xx3786                  C/G      33555x 
Bbmaj9   x33365 or xx8565        F/G      335565 
Cm7/G    xx5343                  A only*  5x7xxx and 577xxx 
F        xx3565                  D/A      55777x  
[chorus]                         G/A      555433  
F only*  1x3xxx                  G/D*     x55433  
F6       xx3765                  C/D*     x55588
G only*  3x5xxx                  Cmaj7/D  x55587
Fmaj7/G  (33)5555                [bridge]           
Dm7/G    355565                  E*       x7999x
G6       355453                  D/E*     x777 10 10
F/C*     x37565                  Dmaj7/E  x777 10 9
Bb/C*    x33366 (or C7sus4)      D/C*     x55588
Bmaj7/C  x33365                  Cadd9/D  x55788
Db only* x4xxxx                  [last verse]   
Gb/Db    x4467x                  Fsus4    x33566
Cb/Db    x44477                  [outro]
Db6      x4866x                  G/C      x35433
Eb only* x6xxxx                  Fadd9/C  x33563
Ab/Eb    x6689x                  C5*      x355xx
Db/Eb    x66699                  

[intro, verse pattern]
||: Ebmaj7/F   Bbmaj9 | Cm7/G   F  :||

[guitar fills] Ebma.. Ebma.. Ebma.. Ebma..|---|---6-5-------|---------|--|-------|-6-5/6/5-|----------|----||-6-|------6------|---------|--|-------|--------6|----------|----||---|-------5/7/5-|-5-3-----|--|-------|---------|-5\-3-5-5-|----||-3-|-------------|-----3---|--|--3-3--|---------|-------3--|-3--||---|-------------|---------|--|-------|---------|----------|----||---|-------------|---------|--|-1-----|---------|----------|----|
The song is over It's all behind me I shoulda known it She tried to find me
Ebma.. Ebma..|-------|--|-------------------|----------||-------|--|-------------------|----------||-------|--|-------------------|----------||-3-----|--|-3/5-3-------------|-3--------||-------|--|-------5---3-------|----------||-------|--|-------------5--3--|-1--------|
Our love is over They're all ahead now I've got to learn it I'm gonna sing out [guitar: F only] Ebmaj7/F F Cm7/F F F6 I'll sing my song to the wide open spaces I'll sing my heart out to the infinite sea [guitar: G only] Fmaj7/G G Dm7/G G G6 I'll sing my visions to the sky-high mountains
F/C C Bb/C Bb/C Bbmaj7/C I'll sing my song to the free To the free |-6----5----|----------| |--6----6---|--5-------| |---3----3--|-3-3------| |-----------|----3-----| |-----------|---------4| |-----------|----------|
[guitar: Db only] Gb/Db Db Cb/Db Db Db6 I'll sing my song to the wide open spaces I'll sing my heart out to the infinite sea [guitar: Eb only] Ab/Eb Eb Db/Eb Eb I'll sing my visions to the sky-high mountains F/C C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C I'll sing my song to the free To the free
|-6--5------|------------------|----------6-|--| |-----6-5---|------------------|----------6-|--| |-----------|-5^--3/5-3--------|---3------3-|--| |-----------|------------------|---3------3-|--| |--------3--|----------3-3-----|-3-3---3--3-|--| |-----------|------------------|------------|--|
[break: solo below; ryhthm guitar G only]| C/G G F/G G |-------------------------|--------------15-----------||-13/15-13/15-13/15-13/15-|-13/15-13/15-15--13/15-----||-------------------------|-----------------------15^-||-------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------|---------------------------|
C/G G F/G G |---------------------------|-----------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------||-12-12-12-12\------3-3/3---|-3-----------------3---||-----------------5---------|---5-5--5-------3/5----||---------------------------|--------------------3^-||---------------------------|-----------------------|
[rhyth guitar: A only ] D/A A G/A A G/D D C/D Cmaj7/D |-----5---5-|--------------------|--------|-8----|---|-7------|---||-----5-----|--------------------|--------|-8----|---|--8-----|---||-----2-4^--|\4-2-2---------2----|--------|-5----|---|---5----|---||-----2-----|----4--4/2-----2----|-5--5/7-|-5----|---|------5-|---||-0---------|----------3^-0---3^-|-5------|-5----|---|--------|---||-----------|--------------------|--------|------|---|--------|---|
[bridge] E D/E Dmaj7/E When I walked in through the door E D/E Dmaj7/E Thought it was me I was looking for D D/C Cadd9/D She was the first song I ever sang Bbmaj7/C C C C But it stopped as soon as it began [repeat intro] Our love is over It's all behind me They're all ahead now Can't hope to find to me [repeat chorus] I'll sing my song to the wide open spaces I'll sing my heart out to the infinite sea I'll sing my visions to the sky-high mountains F/C C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C I'll sing my song to the free To the free
|-6------6|-6-------|-6--5-----|--------------| |-6-------|--6------|--6-------|--------------| |-3-------|---------|---3---5^\|3-5--3--------| |-3-------|---------|----------|------5/3/5---| |-3-------|---------|----------|-------------4| |---------|---------|----------|--------------|
I'll sing my song to the wide open spacesI'll sing my heart out to the infinite seaI'll sing my visions to the sky-high mountainsF/C C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C Bbmaj7/C I'll sing my song to the free To the free |-6----5--|------------|-----------|----------| |--6----6-|-6--5-------|-----------|----------| |---3----3|--3---------|-----------|----------| |----3----|---3--------|-3---------|----------| |---------|------------|-3--3--3---|-3--------| |---------|------------|-----------|----------|
[second break] [guitar: G only; A only] ||: C/G G | F/G G :||: D/A A | G/A A :||
| G/D D | C/D | Cmaj7/D ||-------|-8----|8--------||-------|-8----|-8-------||-------|-5----|--5------||-------|-5----|---5-----||-5---5-|-5----|----5----||-------|------|---------| [rake down]
| F/C C | Bb/C | Bbmaj7/C | Bbmaj7/C | Bbmaj7/C ||---------|-6-------|-5------5--|-3--------|-----------||-6----5--|-6-------|--6---6----|--6-------|-5---------||-5----5--|-3-----3-|---3---3---|---3------|---------3-||-7----5--|-3-------|-----------|----------|-----------||---------|-3-------|-----------|----------|-----------||---------|---------|-----------|----------|-----------|
[repeat intro] The song is over I'm left with only tears I must remember Ebmaj7/F Bbmaj9 Cm7/G Fsus4 Even if it takes a million years [outro; guitar: C5] C G/C Fadd9/C G/C The song is over The song is over Excepting one note, pure and easy Playing so free like a breath rippling by [guitar: C5] x6 ||: C G/C | Fadd9/C G/C :|| C ============= litgo@aol.com
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