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Break on Through (To the Other Side)   Doors



-- Wyz (wyzard@vet.purdue.edu)

Artist:  The Doors
 Album:  The Doors
  Song:  Break On Through
Intro/Verse:
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Emajor
       sl                  .  .		    sl               .
e-|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------
B-|-------------------------------------.|------------------------------------
G-|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------
D-|---------------2--0-----2--2-----0---.|----------2--0-----2--2-----0--2----
A-|--------------------(2)-------2-------|---------------(2)-------2----------
E-|----12\---(0)-------------------------|-12\--(0)---------------------------

You know the day destroys the night,       night divides the day
#cutline#
#cutline#

Bridge:
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Dmajor

e-|----2-------2------------2--------2----------------------------------------
B-|----3-------3------------3--------3----------------------------------------
G-|----2-------2------------2--------2----------------------------------------
D-|----0-------0------------0--------0----------------------------------------
A-|---(0)-----(0)----------(0)------(0)---------------------------------------
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------

      Tried to run,         tried to hide
Chorus:
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Emajor                                      __________________________________
                                           |3
e-|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------
B-|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------
G-|----------------------0h2p0-------------|---------------------0h2p0--------
D-|---------------0-1h2----------2---0--2--|--------------0-1h2---------2-----
A-|--------0h1-2---------------------------|-------0h1-2----------------------
E-|---0-3----------------------------------|--0-3-----------------------------

Break on through to the other side, break on through to the other side,
Break on through to the other side, yeah.
#cutline#

We chased our pleasures here, dug our treasures there
But can ya still recall the time we cried?
#cutline#

Break on through to the other side, break on through to the other side.
#cutline#

Everybody loves my baby, everybody loves my baby,
She get...She get...She get...She get...high.....
#cutline#

I found an island in your arms, country in your eyes,
Arms that chain, eyes that lie.
Revised Chorus:
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Emajor                                      __________________________________
                                           |4
e-|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------
B-|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------
G-|----------------------0h2p0-------------|----------------------------------
D-|---------------0-1h2----------2---0-2---|-----------0h1h2------------0h1h2-
A-|--------0h1-2---------------------------|-----0h1h2------------0h1h2-------
E-|---0-3----------------------------------|-0-3--------------0-3-------------

Break on through to the other side, break on through to the other side,
Break on through, oh...oh yeah...
Second Bridge:
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E7#9

e-|-----15--15------15---15---15-----15--15----15---15---15---X---15----------
B-|-----15--15------15---15---15-----15--15----15---15---15---X---15----------
G-|-----13--13------13---13---13-----13--13----13---13---13---X---13----------
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
E-|--0-----------------0----0----0-----------0----0----0----------------------

#cutline#

Made the scene, week to week, day to day, hour to hour
#cutline#

Gate is straight, deep and wide
Outro:
======

Emajor

e-|----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B-|----------------------------------------------------------------------------
G-|-------------------0h2p0---------------------------------0h2p0--------------
D-|-------------0-1h2---------2--0-2------------------0-1h2--------2---0-2-----
A-|-------0h1-2---------------------------------0h1-2--------------------------
E-|---0-3-----------------------------------0-3--------------------------------

Break on through to the other side, break on through to the other side,
Emajor

e-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
G-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
D-|--------------0-2---------------0-2---------------0-2----------------------
A-|-------0h1h2-------------0h1h2-------------0h1h2---------------------------
E-|---0-3---------------0-3---------------0-3---------------------------------

      Break on through, break on through, break on through
e-|---------------------0-----0---0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0-
B-|-----------2h3h5----b3----b3----b3---b3---b3---b3---b3---b3---b3---b3---b3-
G-|---0h2h3h4-----------------------------------------------------------------
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------

      Break on through, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah!

Legend:
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h = hammer-on      \ = Slide down      . = Staccato note
p = pull-off       / = Slide up       () = Ghost note
b = bend up note one whole step
-- 

-- Wyz (wyzard@vet.purdue.edu)

Date: Sat, 13 Dec 1997 15:18:51 -0800


                                             THE ORGAN SOLO
						TO
                                             "BREAK ON THROUGH"
                                    words and music by The Doors
The guitarist in my old band worked this out with me one jam session
when we were trying to cover it.  It is one of the easier solos of Ray
Manzarek to transfer to guitar because it is played on the regular
organ.  Just add a bit of reverberation and chorus.  It also sounds ok
on acoustic guitars.

--0--0--0-0--0-0--0--0-0--0-3-3--3-3--0-3-0--            REPEAT THIS ONCE
--0--0--0-0--0-0--0--0-0--0-3-3--3-3--0-3-0--
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--0-0-0--7-7-7-5-----        REPEAT THREE TIMES
---------------------7-
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--12b13--12b13--12b13--12b13--10h12--        REPEAT THREE TIMES
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--12-12--10-10--12-12-12--10-10--        REPEAT THREE TIMES
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Then you fall back into the verse tab:

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---------2-0----2-2----0----
--------------2------2----2--
--7s0------------------------

Have fun.



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