Who - Eminence Front tab version 2

All the credit for this goes to the guys at Whotabs.

Eminence Front | guitar tab
By The Who
>From It's Hard, 1982
Written by Pete Townshend (c)1982 Towser Tunes Inc./Eel Pie Publishing Ltd.

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

==============                                                        
transcribed by         1996-11-20          Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com      rev 2000-08-14          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
==============                                                        

[optional voicings]
Dbmaj7    x43111 and xx6564       [stage versions: 9tx10 10 98]
C7sus4    x35566
Fm        x x 10 10 13 13 (for final chorus)

[Keyboard intro; guitar noodles in loose time]|----------|----|----------------|-----|-----------------------|----||----------|----|----------------|-----|-----------------------|----||0h1h3p1h3-|----|-0h1h3p1h3p1h3-1|-----|-0h1h3p1-/3-/5--/6--/8-|----||----------|----|----------------|-----|-----------------------|--4\||----------|----|----------------|-----|-----------------------|----||----------|----|----------------|-----|-----------------------|----|
[Main riff]||:Fm | |Dbmaj7 | :||||-----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------||||------------x-x-x|-----------x-x-x|-----------x-x-x|----------x-x-x-||||.-----------x-x-x|-----------x-x-x|-----------x-x-x|----------x-x-x.||||.3--1h3-3---x-x-x|3--1h3-3---x-x-x|3--1h3-3---x-x-x|3--1h3-3--x-x-x.||||-----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------||||-----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------||
| Fm | |---|-------------|------------------|-4-|4h6-------6\4|4h6-6-----4-1-----|---|-------------|---------------1--|---|-------------|--------------3-3-|---|-------------|------------------|---|-------------|------------------|
|Dbmaj7 | | |---------------------|------------------------------------||------------1--------|--------1p0--------1p0----------1p0-||3-1---3p1h3---3-1-1-3|~-----------3p1p0------3p1p0--------||----3------------3---|------3-----------3----------3------||---------------------|------------------------------------||---------------------|------------------------------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | ||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|--------------||----4-3-----------|-----------------|-----------------|------13~-----||1~------1-3p1-----|-----------------|--------1---3^\-1|---13^--~-----||--3------3----3p1-|-----------------|-1h3-1h3--3------|--------------||-----------------3|1-3-1------------|----3------------|---------13p11||------------------|-----4-1---1--4/\|1----------------|--------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 ||--13----------16-13-|------------------------------13-13|13-13------||----16/--\-^--------|-16-13---13--13-13--16-16-16--16-16|16^16^-----||--------------------|-------15--------------------------|---------13||--------------------|-----------------------------------|-----------||--------------------|-----------------------------------|-----------||--------------------|-----------------------------------|-----------|
| ||-------13---------------------------------------||-----13--16-13-------------13-------------------||-15-^----------15-13----------15-13---------13--||---------------------15-13-------------13-15----||------------------------------------15----------||------------------------------------------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 ||----------------|------------12--12-------|---------------------||13--15---13-15--|--13-15--13-15^-15^\-15--|13-11\9-11\9---------||13--15---13-15--|--13-15--13------------13|------------10-------||--15--13------13|-------13----------------|---------------------||----------------|-------------------------|--------------11\----||----------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
| |F|---------------------------------|----|-----------9-8---1-4--1----------|----|--------10-------------3-1-3-1---|----|-----10------------------------1-|3---|8--------------------------------|----|---------------------------------|----
[verse; follows main pattern] |Fm | |Dbmaj7 | |The sun shines, people forget |----------------|-------------------|--------------|--------------| |-----------x-x-x|----------x--x---x-|---------x-x-x|---------x-x-x| |-----------x-x-x|----------x--x---x-|---------x-x-x|---------x-x-x| |3--1h3-3---x-x-x|3--1h3-3--x--x---x-|3--1h3-3-x-x-x|3--1h3-3-x-x-x| |----------------|-------------------|--------------|--------------| |----------------|-------------------|--------------|--------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | The spray flies as the speed boat glides, people forget, forget they're
| | hiding|-----------------||---------4h6-4---||-----------------||3-1h3-3----------||-----------------||-----------------|
The girls smile, people forgetThe snow packs as the skier tracks, people forget, forget they're hiding -------8\- -------9\- ------10\- ------10\- ---------- ----------
[chorus; follows verse pattern; *for stage versions, Dbmaj7: 9tx10 10 98]
|Fm | | Behind an eminence front, Eminence front, it's a put on|-------------------------------|------------------------------||-------------------------x-x-x-|-----------------x-x-x--------||-------------------------x-x-x-|-----------------x-x-x--------||3------1h3-----------3---x-x-x-|3--1h3-1--3------x-x-x--------||-------------------------------|------------------------------||1------------------------------|1-----------------------------|
|Dbmaj7* | |
|-----------------|---------------4\||-----------x-x-x-|-----------x-x-6\||-----------x-x-x-|-----------x-x-5\||3--1h3-3---x-x-x-|3--1h3-3---x-x-6\||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|Fm | It's an eminence front, it's an eminence front, it's a put on
|Dbmaj7 | |Fm|-----------------|---------------------|----|-----------x-x-x-|----------------1-4-/|6-6-|-----------x-x-x-|-------3-1--3-1------|----|3--1h3-3---x-x-x-|3-1h3-----3----------|----|-----------------|---------------------|----|-----------------|---------------------|----
|Fm | | It's an eminence front, eminence front, it's a put on
|Dbmaj7 | |Fm Eminence front |-------------------|----8---8---8----|----|---------------xxx-|--9^--9^--9^--9\-|1-1-|--1------------xxx-|-----------------|----|3---3-3--------xxx-|3----------------|----|-------------------|-----------------|----|-------------------|-----------------|----
It's an eminence front, it's an eminence front, it's a put on It's a put on, it's a put on, it's a put on,
[bridge]|Ab Eb Eb Bb | Ab Eb Bb Bb F ||------------|-------------------||13-11-11-11-|-13-11-11-11-10\---||13-12-12-10-|-13-12-10-10-10\---||13-13-13-12-|-13-13-12-12-10\---||------------|-------------------||------------|-------------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | | Come and join the party dress to kill (Won't you...)|-----------------|--------------|------------|-----------------------||-----------------|--------------|------------|-----------------------||10---10--10---10-|10-10-10-10-10|10-10--10-10|10-10-10-10-10---------||-----------------|--------------|------------|-----------------------||8----8---8----8--|8--8--8--8--8-|8--8---8--8-|8--8--8--8--8----------||-----------------|--------------|------------|-----------------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | | Won't you come and join the party dress to kill | % | % | % | % |
[2/4] |C7sus4 | | | |Dress to kill |------------|------------|------15----12---|------------------| |------------|------------|---17^---14^---11|12-13-13p12p11h13\| |5--5---5-5--|5-5--5-5-5--|5----------------|------------------| |------------|------------|-----------------|------------------| |3--3---3-3--|3-3--3-3-3--|3----------------|------------------| |------------|------------|-----------------|------------------|
[repeat verse] Drinks flow, people forget That big wheel spins, the hair thins
|Dbmaj7 | |Fm People forget, forget they're hiding |------------------------|---------------------|---- |----------x-x-x---------|---------------------|---- |----------x-x-x---------|---------------------|---- |3-1h3-3---x-x-x---------|3-1h3-3--------------|---- |------------------------|---------------------|---- |------------------------|----------4^\^\~-----|1---
The news slows, people forget The shares crash, hopes are dashed
|Dbmaj7 | | People forget, forget they're hiding |------------------------|---------16-16-16\---| |-----------x-x-x--------|---------18-18-18\---| |-----------x-x-x--------|---------17-17-17\---| |3-1h3-3----x-x-x--------|3-1h3-3--------------| |------------------------|---------------------| |------------------------|---------------------|
[repeat chorus] Behind an eminence front, an eminence front, it's a put on It's just an eminence front, an eminence front, it's a put on
|Dbmaj7 | ||---------------|--------------------||---------x-x-x-|----4^\-4^\-4^\-----||---------x-x-x-|--------------------||3-1h3-3--x-x-x-|3-------------------||---------------|--------------------||---------------|--------------------|
An eminence front, an eminence front, it's a put on Eminence front, it's an eminence front, it's a put on, it's a put on
|Dbmaj7 | | It's a put on, it's a put on, it's a put on |----------------------------|-----------------| |-------------------x-x-x--13|-13-13-13--------| |-------------------x-x-x--15|-15-15-15-13\----| |--3---1h3---3------x-x-x----|-----------------| |----------------------------|-----------------| |----------------------------|-----------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | | Come and join the party, dress to, Come and join the party, dress to|13-13-13-13--13--|----------------|-----------------|---------------||13-13-13-13--13--|----------------|-----------------|---------------||10-10-10-10--10--|------%---------|-------%---------|-------%-------||-----------------|----------------|-----------------|---------------||-----------------|----------------|-----------------|---------------||-----------------|----------------|-----------------|---------------|
|Fm | |Dbmaj7 | | Come on join the party, dress to, Come on join the party, dress to | % | % | % | % |
|C7sus4 | | | kill Dress yourself to kill|-------|------12--------------|----------------------------------------||-------|---14^----------13----|----------------------------------------||5--5\--|---------13-15------13|-------------13--------------10-10/12\10||-------|--------------15--15--|15-13h15-13----15-13------10------------||3--3\--|----------------------|-----------15-------15\------8--8-/10\8-||-------|----------------------|------------------------8~--------------|
[2/4 ][4/4] | |Fm
|---------------|-----||---------------|-----||10\8--5\3---3--|-----||---------------|3----||-8\6--3\1---1--|-----||---------------|1----|
============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------#
Tap to rate this tab
 
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z