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Mother Love Bone tabs for This is shangrila

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with SMTP id <AA05736>; Wed, 7 Apr 1993 08:50:27 -0700
  (5.65c/IDA-1.4.4 for jamesb@nevada.edu); Wed, 7 Apr 1993 10:50:22 -0500

"This is Shangri-la"
MOTHER LOVE BONE
Key:
  x = left hand mute
  / = slide up
  \ = slide down
  b = bend (ie, 12b14 = strike at 12, bend to pitch of 14)
  r = release bend
  h = hammer-on
  p = pull-off
  ' = bend up approx. 1/4 step


Intro:
[Fig. 1]
  N.C. (A chord diagramE5E5)
e+-------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB+-------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramG+G+--9-----------9-----x--x--x--x-11----11/12-12-12-|
A chord diagramD MajorD+-------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA+--7-----------7-----x--x--x--x--9-----9/10-10-10-|
A chord diagramE MajorE+-------------------------------------------------|


|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-12/14-14-14-14\12-12-12-12\11-11-11-11/12\11----|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-10/12-12-12-12\10-10-10-10\-9--9--9--9/10\-9----|
|-------------------------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|--9-----------9-----x--x--x--x-11----11/12-12-12-|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|--7-----------7-----x--x--x--x--9-----9/10-10-10-|
|-------------------------------------------------|

                                                    [End Fig. 1]
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-12\11-11-11-11\-9--9--9--9\-7--7--7--7-----x--x-|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-10\-9--9--9--9\-7--7--7--7\-5--5--5--5-----x--x-|
|-------------------------------------------------|


(Repeat Fig. 1)

said I've been around the ....

----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------14b16-12'-----x-x-x-x-14b16-12\-----
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
 bore    ....

I've slept in the ....
                                (These notes ARE picked)
----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
-9-------9---9-9\----------------12\11\-9\-7--------------------------
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------10\-9\-7\-5--------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
 bo-    ...

the sheriff he cam...
                                               (slower bend)
----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------14b16-12'--14-14b16-----------------
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
 lookin' for ...

but with my CRYSTAL ....

----------------------------------------------------------------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
-9-------9---9-9\------------------12-11-12-12/14-12-11--9------------
-9-------9---9-9\-----------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------10--9-10-10/12-10--9--7------------
----------------------------------------------------------------------
 me,     give it to me, ....


Chorus: (w/ Fig. 1)

get me to the ....


Verse 2:  (similar to verse 1)

I look bad in ....

Verse 3:
[Fig. 2]
       A chord diagramA augmentedA                                            A chord diagramG+G
-------------------------------------------------------
-------14----14-----x--x--x--x-14b15r14-12h14p12----12-
-------14----14-----x--x--x--x-14b15r14-12h14p12----12-
-------------------------------------------------14----
-------------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------------
'cause LOVE                  is all  good  ....

                                        A chord diagramG#G#        [End Fig. 2]
-------------------------------------------------
----------------------------12----12----13-----x-
----------------------------12----12----13-----x-
-------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------

(w/ Fig. 2)
and MUSIC sets the sick ...


Solo (w/ Fig. 1) (A chord diagramE MajorE pent. minor)


Verse 4: (w/ Fig. 2)

because now this is ...


Chorus (twice)
(Fig. 2 once)

End:

-12-------  Quick rake
---12-----
-----12---
-------14-
----------
----------


NOTES:

In the tablature, I have tried to use spacing to represent the rhythm.
However, as always, your best bet is to listen closely to the
recording, especially since the ostinato soloing varies from verse to

verse.  Don't pay too much attention to my x's and when to slide, when
not to slide, etc., those are just my personal mannerisms when playing
the song.  At first, I was going to transcribe the solo, but it is
kind of... how do we put it... messy.  It's entirely based on A chord diagramE MajorE
pentatonic minor, though, and it would be no sweat for you to find
your own version of his solo.

As always, comments, questions, and gratitudes :) are welcome by
e-mail... or if you want to tell me I f**ked up, that's ok too. :)
Bye!

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