Speed Of The Wind

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Speed Of The Wind - Be Bop Deluxe

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Tabbed by twilightcapers

 

This track is available on the 'Futurama' CD and also the 'Air Age Anthology' compilation.  

A good song to play on acoustic guitar. 

I think most of the info you need is here.

Tuning: EADGBe

 

| /  slide up

| \  slide down

| h  hammer-on

| p  pull-off

| ~  vibrato

| +  harmonic

| x  Mute note

 

Intro: Acoustic guitar...

___Em9_____________________________________________________________ 

 

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G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----5---------------2----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-0---------------0--------------|

 

 | 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -| 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -|

 

 

Repeat a few times then...

 

Verse: 

 

___Em9_____________________________________________________________

 " If   you     see    me,            if     you     see      me... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----5---------------2----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-0---------------0--------------|

 

 

___C-5_____________________________________________________________

" smiling...                                           it's no... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----3---------------3----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-3---------------3--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" sin...                               it's just the speed of the... "

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B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9_____________________________________________________________

" ...wind "

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B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----5---------------2----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-0---------------0--------------|

 

 

___Em9_____________________________________________________________

" If       you       want  me,              if    you    want   me... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----5---------------2----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-0---------------0--------------|

 

 

___C-5_____________________________________________________________

" laughing...                                             let me... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----3---------------3----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-3---------------3--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" ...sing                             it's just the speed of the... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" wind "                              it's just the speed of the... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" wind "                              it's just the speed of the... "

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em______________________________________________________________

" ...wind "

e|-0-----------0---0-------0------|-----0---0-------0-------0------|

B|-0-----------0---0-------0------|-----0---0-------0-------0------|

G|-0-----------0---0-------0------|-----0---0-------0-------0------|

D|-2-----------2---2-------2------|-----2---2-------2-------2------|

A|-2-----------2---2-------2------|-----2---2-------2-------2------|

E|-0-----------0---0-------0------|-----0---0-------0-------0------|

 

 | 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -| 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -|

 

___A_______________________________________________________________

 

e|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

D|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

A|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 

 

Repeat from verse. Then...

 

Middle section:

 

___Em___________________________________C___________B______________

" Hey!                  Don't put out your       light... "

e|-0------------------------------|-----3---3---3---2---2---2---2--|

B|-0------------------------------|-----5---5---5---4---4---4---4--|

G|-0------------------------------|-----5---5---5---4---4---4---4--|

D|-2------------------------------|-----5---5---5---4---4---4---4--|

A|-2------------------------------|-----3---3---3---2---2---2---2--|

E|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 | 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -| 1 - & - 2 - & - 3 - & - 4 - & -|

 

___Em___________________________________C_______________B__________

     " There's too much shadow in your   room      tonight "

e|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----3---3---3-------2---2---2--|

B|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

G|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

D|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

A|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----3---3---3-------2---2---2--|

E|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0--|--------------------------------|

 

 

Repeat until...

 

___Em___________________________________C___________B______________

     " see  what  a  fall  might  bring... "

e|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----3---3---3---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2|

B|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4|

G|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4|

D|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----5---5---5---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4|

A|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----3---3---3---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2|

E|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0--|--------------------------------|

 

 

___Em______________________________________________________________

     " descending, ascending           descending, ascending... "

e|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

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D|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

A|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

E|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 

___D_______________________________________________________________

     " descending, ascending           descending, ascending... "

e|-2------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|-3------------------------------|--------------------------------|

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D|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

A|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 

___C________________________________B______________________________

     " descending, ascending             with the speed of the ... "

e|-3------------------------------|-2------------------------------|

B|-5------------------------------|-4------------------------------|

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D|-5------------------------------|-4------------------------------|

A|-3------------------------------|-2------------------------------|

E|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 

___Em___________________________________C_______________B__________

" wind                                   with the speed of the ... "

e|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----3---3---3-------2---2---2--|

B|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

G|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

D|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

A|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----3---3---3-------2---2---2--|

E|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0--|--------------------------------|

 

 

___Em___________________________________C_______________B__________

" wind "

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B|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

G|-----0---0---0-------0---0---0--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

D|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----5---5---5-------4---4---4--|

A|-----2---2---2-------2---2---2--|-----3---3---3-------2---2---2--|

E|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0--|--------------------------------|

 

 

___Em______________________________________________________________

 

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Repeat from intro inc. verse, then...

 

Ending...

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" wind "                              it's just the speed of the... "

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B|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-------------0---------------0--|

D|---------4---------------4------|---------4---------------4------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-----3---------------3----------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3---------------3--------------|

 

 

___Em9______________________________C-5____________________________

" wind "                              it's just the speed of the... "

e|--------------------------------|-0------------------------------|

B|--------------------------------|-0------------------------------|

G|-------------0---------------0--|-0------------------------------|

D|---------4---------------4------|-4------------------------------|

A|-----5---------------2----------|-3------------------------------|

E|-0---------------0--------------|-3------------------------------|

 

 

___Em9_____________________________________________________________

" wind... "

e|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

B|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

G|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

D|-4------------------------------|--------------------------------|

A|-5------------------------------|--------------------------------|

E|-0------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 

 

 

Words & Music by Bill Nelson

© Bill Nelson 2019

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