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Summertime Blues | guitar tab
By The Who
>From Live at Leeds, 1970 
Written by Eddie Cochran/Jerry Capehart (c)1959 Warner Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

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transcribed by                             Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com      rev 2001-01-25          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
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[intro] x2 x2|| A D |E A || A D |E A ||||--------|-----------||--------|-----------||||-----3--|-----------||-----3--|-----------||||.2---2--|------2---.||.2---2--|------2---.||||.2-0-0--|------2---.||.2-0-0--|------2---.||||-0------|----0-0----||-0------|----0-0----||||--------|0----------||--------|0-3--------||
x3||[A riff] ||G D |||---------------------||3----------|||---------------------||3------2---|||.---x-x-2-----x-x-2-.||0------3---|||.---x-x-2-----x-x-2-.||0------0---|||----0-0-------0-0----||---------0-|||-3^--------3^--------||3----------|
|A | | A D | E A | Well, I'm a'gonna raise a fuss I'm a'gonna raise a holler |A [riff] | | A D | E A | 'Bout a'workin' all summer just to try an' a earn a dollar |D D6 D7 D6 |D D6 D7 D6 | Well, I went to the bossman get the car for a date
|---------------------------|-------------------| |---------------------------|-------------------| |---------------------------|-------------------| |7-7--9--9---10--10--9---9--|7-7-9---9-10-10-9\-| |5-5--5--5---5---5---5---5--|5-5-5---5-5--5--5\-| |---------------------------|-------------------|
|A [tacit] | A | The boss said, "no dice, son, you gotta work late" |D |Dsus4 Dsus4 D D | Sometimes I wonder what I'm a'gonna do |A [tacit] | | There ain't no cure for the summertime blues
[repeat intro]|A D |E A |A D |E A ||---------|------------------|---------|------------||------3--|------------------|------3--|------------||2-2---2--|-------2----------|2-2---2--|-------2----||2-2-0-0--|-------2----------|2-2-0-0--|-------2----||0-0------|2----0-0-4^-0/4/0-|0-0------|-----0-0----||---------|0-3^--------------|---------|0-3^--------|
x2|[A riff] ||: :||G D ||--------------------||--------------------||3----------||--------------------||--------------------||3------2---||-----x-x-2----x-x-2-||.---x-x-2----x-x-2-.||0------3---||-----x-x-2----x-x-2-||.---x-x-2----x-x-2-.||0------0---||-----0-0------0-0---||----0-0------0-0----||---------0-||0/3^-------3^-------||-3^-------3^--------||3----------|
Well, my mom and papa told me, "son, you gotta earn some money If you wanna use the car to go riding next Sunday." Well, I wouldn't go to work, I told the boss I was sick He said, "You can't use the car 'cause you didn't work a lick." Sometimes I wonder what I'm a gonna do There ain't no cure for the summertime blues [repeat intro]
[solo; implied tonality indicated in ()]| (A) (D) |(E) (A) | (A) (D) |(E) (A) | (A) (D) |(E) (A) ||---0---0----|-0---0---|---0---0----|---------|-----9---7--|-7----5--||---5---3----|-3---2---|---5---3----|-3-------|------------|---------||------------|---------|------------|-2---2---|--7/9--\7-/7|---5/6---||4/5--\4---2/|4--\2----|4/5--\4-----|-0-0-2---|------------|---------||------------|--------0|-----------0|-----0--0|------------|---------||------------|---------|------------|---------|------------|---------|
| (A) (D) |(E) (A) |(A) (D) |(E) (A) ||---9---7--|7---------|---------------|-------------||----------|---0--2---|-5-5--5--5--5--|-5--5--5--5--||7/9--/7-/7|------2---|---7^-7^-7^-7^-|-7^-7^-7^-7^-||----------|------2---|---------------|-------------||----------|---------0|---------------|-------------||----------|----------|---------------|-------------|
|(A) (D) |(E) (A) | (A) (D) |(E) (A) ||-------------|---------------|--------------|----------------||-5--5--5--5--|-5--5--5-------|--------------|----------------||-7^-7^-7^-7^-|-7^-7^-7^-7-5^-|--------------|----------------||-------------|---------------|-5/7-5/7---7/5|---5------------||-------------|---------------|--------------|-7---3^-0-0-----||-------------|---------------|--------------|-----------/5-0-|
x2|(A) (D) |(E) (A) || A D | E A |||--------------|-------------||---------|-------------|||--------------|--------2----||------3--|-------------|||--------------|--------2----||.-2---2--|--------2---.|||--------------|-3^---0-2----||.-2-0-0--|--------2---.|||-------5~-3-5-|----5---0--0-||--0-0----|------0-0----|||-3-4-5--------|-------------||---------|-0-3^--------||
x3|B E |F# B |B E |F# B ||:[B/A riff] :|| B/A ||------|-------|------------|----------||--------------||-------||------|-------|------------|----------||--------------||-------||4--4--|-----4-|4-4-4-------|------4---||.------------.||--4----||4--2--|4----4-|4-4-4-2-----|4-----4--4||.4-4-4--4-4-4.||--4----||2--2--|4--0-2-|2-2-2-2--4/4|4---0-2--2||-0-2-2--0-2-2-||0------||---0--|2------|------0--2/2|2-2-------||--------------||-----0-|
|B | | B E | F# B | Gonna take two weeks, gonna have a fine vacation |B [B/A riff]....| | B E | F# B | Gonna take my problem to the United Nations |D D6 D7 D6 |D D6 D7 D6 [note: PT's error - should be: Well, I went to my congressman and he said, quote, E, E6, E7, E6...] |B | B | "I'd like to help you, son, but you're too young to vote." E |Esus4 E Sometimes I wonder what I'm a gonna do |B | | 'Cause there ain't no cure for the summertime blues x3 || B E |F# B ||B E |F# B |
||-------------|-----------------||---------|------------|||-------------|-----------------||---------|------------|||.4-4-4-------|------4---------.||4-4-4----|-----4------|||.4-4-4-2-----|4-4---4---------.||4-4-4-2--|4----4------|||-2-2-2-2--4/4|4-4-0-2--2-2-0---||2-2-2-2--|4--0-2------|||-------0--2/2|2-2------------2-||------0--|2-----------|
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