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Streetlight Tabs

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The Getaway Plan
    _____________________
   /  The Getaway Plan  /  I think this song is about a guy feeling that he
  /  Streetlight       /  needs to fall in love. It's about that you have to
 /  Streeglight       /  give yourself fully in to love and surrender to it
/____________________/  as not living it out fully would be worth noting.

If you want my bass tab for this song, just follow the link:


Tunings: Drop-C (C G C F A D)

 Guitar 1: Distorted
 Guitar 2: Distorted
 Guitar 3: Clean w/slightly dirty overdrive
 Guitar 4: Distorted w/wah

- Although there are four guitar tracks, it's no problem to play this song if you're
  only two guitarists. At most there are three of the guitar tracks playing at a time
  and if two of them aren't playing the same, then it's no problem omitting one part.


 Intro (chorus):
****************
Guitar 1 & 2's riffs are both played 2x for the Intro (and all the choruses).
Guitar 3 first plays its melody in the second round here in the intro.


 Guitar 1:
  Gm                Gm                Eb                Eb
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|

  Cm                Cm                Eb                F
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|



 Guitar 2:
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-12-12-12-12-14-14-14-12-|-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-|-12-12-12-12-9-9-9-7-|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-10-10-10-10-12-12-12-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-|-10-10-10-10-7-7-7-5-|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|---------------------|

|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-12-12-12-12-14-14-14-12-|-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-|-12-12-12-9-9-9-9-9-|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-10-10-10-10-12-12-12-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-|-10-10-10-7-7-7-7-7-|
|-----------------|-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------|



 Guitar 3:
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-7---------------|-5---------------|
|-5---------------|-7-------8-------|-----------------|---------8-------|


|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-5---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-7-------5-------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-7---------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-7-------8-------|-----------------|-----------------|





 Verse:
*******

 Guitar 3:
  Gm                Gm                C5/7              C5/7
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------5---------|-----------------|-------5---------|-5s7---5-----4---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-7---------------|-----------------|
|-7---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  Eb                Eb                F(add9)           D(add11)
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-5-----4-----2---|-----------------|-5-----4-----2---|-4-------2-------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  Gm                Gm                Bb6               Bb6
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------5---------|-----------------|-------5---------|-5s7---5-----7---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-7---------------|-----------------|
|-7---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  Cm(add9)          Cm(add9)          Eb                F
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7s9---7-----5---|-----------------|-4---------------|-5-------4-------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  " Excuse me that could someone take this broken bottle
    And explain to me, explain to me
    All the reasons why we'll come undone
    And why the streetlight couldn't harm anyone
    There was reason and eternity
    That all the forces in this place will bring you back to me "



 Pre-Chorus:
************

 Guitar 1 & 2:
  Eb                D                 Gm                F
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----5-----7p5---|
|-----3-----2---5-|-----2-----2-3-5-|-----7-----5---8-|---------------7-|
|-3-3---3-3---3---|-2-2---2-5-------|-7-7---7-7---7---|-5-5---5-5-------|
  PM.   . .   .     . .   . .         . .   . .   .     . .   . .


  Eb                D                 Gm                F         Bb5
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------5-----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------5-----|
|-----3-----2---5-|-----2-----2-3-5-|-----7-----5---8-|-----------3-----|
|-3-3---3-3---3---|-2-2---2-5-------|-7-7---7-7---7---|-5-5-5-5-5-------|
  PM.   . .   .     . .   . .         . .   . .   .     . . . . .


  " But if you see me coming up again
    I will never spend
    A day without you in my head, in my "



 Chorus:
********
Just as it's explained in the Intro, Guitar 1 & 2 play their riffs twice.


  " But if we crawl into the morning
    We will never see the light
    And if we leave it up the fate
    Then we could fall in love tonight
    If we spend another minute
    I can find out what it's worth
    You can sweep me off my feet
    And you could bring me down to earth "



 Bridge:
********
Guitar 4 plays in with its licks in the second round.

 Guitar 1 & 2:
   Gm                Gm                Gm                Gm      F
||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
||-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7-------5-------|
||-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7-------5-------|
||-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7-------5-------|

                                                       1.                 2.
  Eb                Eb                Eb                Eb      F          Eb      F   Dm
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3-3-----5-5-----||-3-3-----5---2---|
|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3-3-----5-5-----||-3-3-----5---2---|
|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3\------------x-|-3-3-----5-5-----||-3-3-----5---2---|



 Guitar 4:
Notice how he rocks the wah-pedal forth and back.

|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-10-10-13-10-12-10----10-|-10-10-13-10-12-10----10-|
|-------------------12----|-------------------12----|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-10-10-13-10-12-10----10-|-10-10-13-10-15-10-13p12-|
|-------------------12----|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------12----13----12p10-|-------12----13----12p10-|
|-10-10----10----10-------|-10-10----10----10-------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------13-------13----13-|-------13----13~---12~---|
|-10-10----10-10----10----|-12-12----12-------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|


  " Now wait a minute here's the punch line
    And if you understood this passage then you better keep it to yourself
    Yourself, yourself, yourself
    Now wait a minute here's a second time
    And if you understood this passage then you better keep it to yourself
    Yourself, yourself and your head "



 Pre-Chorus:
************
This pre-chorus is similar to previous one, except the break at the end.
The last bar from the other pre-chorus would be 'replaced' with this:

 4/4               4/4               2/4
  F         Bb5       Bb5             F5
|-----------------|-----------------|---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------|
|-----------5-----|---5-------------|---------|
|-----------5-----|-x-5-------------|-5-------|
|-----------3-----|-x-3-------------|-5-------|
|-5-5-5-5-5-------|-x---------------|-5-------|
  PM. . . .




 Chorus:
********
similar to previous




 Build-up:
**********
This riffs is played 4x, and start strumming on the Eb and Cm the last time.

 Guitar 1 & 2:
  Gm                Gm                Eb                Cm
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7---------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-0---------------|
|-7---------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-0---------------|
|-7---------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-0---------------|


  " Now wait a minute here's the punch line
    Now wait a minute here's the punch line
    Now wait a minute here's the punch line
    Now wait a minute here's the PUNCH LINE! "



 Climax:
********
This riff is played x2.

 Guitar 1 & 2:
  Gm                Gm                Eb                Cm
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|




 Guitar Solo:
*************
Guitar 1 & 2 plays the same as in the Climax for backing.


 Guitar 4:
   T        T        T        T          T        T        T        T
|-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-|-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-17p5h7h8-|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|


   T        T        T        T          T        T        T        T
|-15p5h7h8-15p5h7h8-15p5h7h8-15p5h7h8-|-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8-|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|


   T        T        T        T          T        T        T        T
|-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-|-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-12p0h5h7-|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|

              The fingering here is a little difficult here.
              No 1-4 indicates the fingers pointy to pinky:

                     t 1 3 4  t 1 2 3   4  t - 1  4
   T        T        T        T            T         T         T         T
|-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8-13p5h7h8|h10-12p0h7h10-12p0h7h10-12p0h7h10-12p0h7-|
|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|


  ********************************************************************
  *                                                                  *
  *  If the tab above is too complicated, then this might help you.  *
  *  The same tapping patterns are played 4 times in each bar, so    *
  *  here below are a single pattern for each bar. It's of course    *
  *  just the same as above:                                         *
  *                                                                  *
  *    | 17 5 7 8 | 17 5 7 8 |                                       *
  *                                                                  *
  *    | 15 5 7 8 | 13 5 7 8 |                                       *
  *                                                                  *
  *    | 12 0 5 7 | 12 0 5 7 |                                       *
  *                                                                  *
  *    | 13 5 7 8 | 10 12 0 7 |                                      *
  *                                                                  *
  ********************************************************************




 Breakdown (pre-chorus):
************************
Similar to the first pre-chorus, just quit the Bb5 at the end.




 Chorus:
********
As usual the chorus consist of two rounds. The first round is similar to
previous, but there is a change of feeling, so the second round is like this.
Guitar 2 quits its octave-riff and follows Guitar 1 on this, by the way:

 Guitar 1 & 2:
  Gm                Gm                Eb                Eb
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7---7---7---7-7-|-7---7---7-7-7-7-|-3---3---3---3-3-|-3---3---3-3-3-3-|
|-7---7---7---7-7-|-7---7---7-7-7-7-|-3---3---3---3-3-|-3---3---3-3-3-3-|
|-7---7---7---7-7-|-7---7---7-7-7-7-|-3---3---3---3-3-|-3---3---3-3-3-3-|

  Cm                Cm                Eb                F
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0---0---0---0-0-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-0---0---0---0-0-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-0---0---0---0-0-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|




 Outro (bridge):
****************

 Guitar 1 & 2:
  Gm                Gm                Gm                Gm
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\--------------|
|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\--------------|
|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\------------5-|-7\--------------|


 Guitar 4:
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-10-10-13-10-12-10----10-|-10-10-13-10-12-10----10-|
|-------------------12----|-------------------12----|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|------------------------|------------------|
|-10-10-13-10-12-10------|-10\--------------|
|-------------------12---|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|
|------------------------|------------------|


  " Now wait a minute here's the punch line
    And we're out of time, TIME! "



- 17th /January /08
            
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