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Drive   R.E.M









DRIVE (by REM)

Intro:

   Dm
||---------1-----------1----------1-----1--------
||-------------3-----------3-------------------3-
||-----2-----------------------------0-----------   x 3
||-0---------------0----------0-------------3----
||-----------------------------------------------
||-----------------------------------------------
||---------1-----------1-------------------------
||-------------3-----------3-------3----3------3-
||-----2---------------------------0h2--0------0-
||-0---------------0----------0-------------3----
||-----------------------------------------------
||-----------------------------------------------

Dm
Smack, crack, bushwhacked
G                              Dm (with Intro riff)
Tie another one to the racks, baby
 
Dm
Hey kids, Rock and Roll
G                             Dm  (with intro riff)
Nobody tells you where to go, baby
 
F
What if I ride, what if you walk
Am
What if you rock around the clock
G           G
Tick, tock, tick, tock
Em
What if you did, what if you walk
Em                       G     Dm  (with intro riff)
What if you tried to get off, baby
 
Dm
Hey kids, where are you
G                            Dm        Dm
Nobody tells you what to do, baby
 
Dm
Hey kids, shake a leg
G                                Dm  (with intro riff)
maybe you're crazy in the head, baby
 
F
Maybe you did, maybe you walked
Am
Baby you rocked around the clock
G           G
Tick, tock, tick, tock
Em
Maybe I ride, maybe you walk
Em                   G     Dm  (with intro riff)
Maybe I drive to get off, baby
 
C
Hey kids, shake a leg
                                 Dm  (with intro riff)
maybe you're crazy in the head, baby
 
C
Ollie Ollie Ollie Ollie Ollie
C                           Dm  (with intro riff)
Ollie Ollie in come free, baby
 
C
Hey kids, where are you
                              Dm  (with intro riff)
Nobody tells you what to do, baby
 
Dm
Smack, crack, shackalack
G                              Dm  (with intro riff)
Tie another one to your back, baby
 
Dm
Hey kids, Rock and Roll
G                              Dm  (with intro riff)
Nobody tells you where to go, baby
 
F
Maybe you did, maybe you walked
Am
Maybe you rock around the clock
G           G 
Tick, tock, tick, tock
Em
Maybe I ride, maybe you walk
Em                   G     Dm  (with intro riff)
Maybe I drive to get off, baby
 
Em
Hey kids, where are you
Em                       G    Dm  (with intro riff)
Nobody tells you what to do, baby
 
Em
Hey kids, Rock and Roll
E                         G    Dm               (with intro riff)
Nobody tells you where to go, baby, baby, baby
 
Ending: Dm (Strum)
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csb1@engr.uark.edu            |  Chris Bray
cbray@comp.uark.edu           |  University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 
cbray@nyx.cs.du.edu           |  WWW: http://www.engr.uark.edu/~csb1
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			Drive -REM
			~~~~~


    What's going down?  The tab for this song was in a recent Guitar
World(Feb '93).  The intro riff goes like this:

-----1------1------1---1-----
--------3------3-----------2-
---2-----------------0-------
0---------0------0-------2---
-----------------------------
-----------------------------

This is done three times total, and then a similie for the fourth time. 
For the chord part, it goes:

Hey kids...
Dm

Nobody...
G

And so on.  The next chord part is something like:

(I forget the lyrics)
F
Am
Em (for a measure and a half)
G (for the half measure)

The electric guitar part consists of D and C barre chords (ie, x5777x
and x3555x).  Hope this helps.

The riff the fourth time through goes like this:

------1------1----------------
---------3----------3---3---3-
----2-----------2---0h2p0---0-
-0---------0------0-------2---
------------------------------
------------------------------

h means hammer-on and p means pull-off.  This part was rather tricky to
learn.  If I ever remember to bring the magazine to the clusters, I'll
post the rest of the song.  In the mean time, I also remember this (the
electric part):

-5-------------
----8--6-------
----------7----
---------------
---------------
---------------

Then a C barre chord.  G string:--5h7---, then another C barre chord. 
Then the electric part above, only just the first three notes, then a D
barre chord.  Next, B string: --6---, then the D again.  This is basicly
the entire electric guitar part.

Verse:
  Chords are;  Dm Dm  G  G  Dm Dm  G  G
Chorus:
  Chords are;  Fm Em  G  G  Em Em  G  G

I actually got the riff from Guitar World(?) maybe a month ago or more.  It's
mostly just picking the Dm chord:

Riff 1						Riff 2
||----1---1---1---1------			||----1---1--------------
||-----3---3---------3--- x3, I think, then	||-----3---3---3-3-3-----
||--------------0--------			||-------------0h2-0-----
||--0---0---0------0-----			||--0---0---0--------3---
||-----------------------			||-----------------------
||-----------------------			||-----------------------

Then it goes into the verse, I don't have the lyrics but this is basically it:

	Dm  G  Riff 1  Riff 2 (x4)

Then it goes into,

	F  Am  G  G

Then it has 

	Em Em Riff 1  Riff 2

Also, Bucks electric guitar comes in with,

||--5------------------5-------------------
||-----8--6-----5/6-------8--6-------------
||-----------7------7-----------7--5/7--7--
||-----------------------------------------
||-----------------------------------------
||-----------------------------------------

John


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