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Higher Ground   Red Hot Chili Peppers



This is kind of how they play it at Woodstock 

h-hammer-on 
p-pull-of 
/-slide 
b-bend 
p.m.-palm mute 

intro 
e-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
B-|----12-----12--x--x--x--------------|-12-----12-----------------------| 
G-|.---12-----12--x--x--x----14p12-----|-12-----12--------12---------12--| 
D-|.---12-----12--x--x--x-----------14-|-12-----12--------12---------12--| 
A-|-x------x------x--x--x--------------|-----x------12h14-----12h14------| 
E-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| 

e-|------------------------------------|-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15| 
B-|--x--12----12--x--x--x------------x-|-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15| 
G-|--x--12----12--x--x--x--14p12-----x-|--------------------------------.| 
D-|--x-----14-----x--x--x--------14----|--------------------------------.| 
A-|---------------x--x--x--------------|---------------------------------| 
E-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| 

rhythm fill 

   p.m.--------|     p.m.--------| 
e-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
B-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| 
G-|-------------4--6--------------4--6-|---------------------------------| 
D-|-------------5--7--------------5--7-|------repeat a few times---------| 
A-|-------------5--7--------------5--7-|---------------------------------| 
E-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--5--0-0-0-0-0-0-3--5-|---------------------------------| 
e-|--------------------------------------------| 
B-|--9----9--x-x-x--------9----9--x-x-x--------| 
G-|--9----9--x-x-x--9-----9----9--x-x-x--9-----| 
D-|--9----9--x-x-x--9h11--9----9--x-x-x--9h11--| 
A-|----11----x-x-x----------11----x-x-x--------| 
E-|--------------------------------------------| 
e-|---------------------15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-| 
B-|-9----9--x-x-x-------15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-| 
G-|-9----9--x-x-x--9----------------------------| 
D-|-9----9--x-x-x--9h11-------------------------| 
A-|---11----x-x-x-------------------------------| 
E-|---------------------------------------------| 
e-|----------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
B-|-17-x-17-x-17-17-17-x-------------------|--------------------------------| 
G-|-17-x-17-x-17-17-17-x-------------------|--------------------------------| 
D-|-17-x-17-x-17-17-17-x--5-x-5---5--5--5--|----repeat last measure once----| 
A-|-15-x-15-x-15-15-15-x--5-x-5---5--5--5--|--------------------------------| 
E-|-----------------------3-x-3---3--3--3--|--------------------------------| 

e-|----------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
B-|----------------------------------------|--5-----------------------------| 
G-|----------------------------------------|--5-----------------------------| 
D-|--7-------------------------------------|--5-----------------------------| 
A-|--7-------------------------------------|--3-----------------------------| 
E-|--5-------------------------------------|--------------------------------| 
e-|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------| 
B-|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------| 
G-|-9-9-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-|-9-9-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-|-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-9-9-| 
D-|-9-9-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-|-9-9-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-|-9-9-12-9-12-14-12-9-9-| 
A-|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------| 
E-|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------| 
At Woodsctock while Anthony Keidis is telling everyone to wave thier shirt 
in the air just before playing Higher Ground this is what they play. 

e-|--------------------------|------------------------| 
B-|--------------------------|------------------------| 
G-|.----4--3--4--3--4--4/11--|--11--10--10--11--3--4-.| 
D-|.----4--3--4--3--4--4/11--|--11--10--10--11--3--4-.| 
A-|-----2--1--2--1--2--2/9---|--9---8---8---8---1--2--| 

E-|--0-----------------------|------------------------| 
If there are any mistakes please fix them ; rememer that this is the 
Woodstock version if you fix anything. I've been playing guitar for 3 years 
and i'm only 13 so there could be a mistake somewhere. I've seen lots of 
requests for this song on the internet so Ihope I made a lot of people 


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