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Spectators Of Suicide  Manic Street Preachers

   [A]                                    [D]                                           
G-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
D-|-----------------|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
A-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|-----------------|
E-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|

Riff B Guitar 4
   [D]                                    [E]                                          
e-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B-|-7-----7-----7---|-7-----7-----7---|-9-----9-----9---|-9-----9-----9---|
G-|---7-----7-----7-|---7-----7-----7-|---9-----9-----9-|---9-----9-----9-|
D-|-----7-----7-----|-----7-----7-----|-----9-----9-----|-----9-----9-----|
A-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|

Riff C Guitar 3
   [A]     [A/B]       [A/C#]      [D]                                                            
B-|-----------|-----------|
G-|-----------|------2----|
D-|-2----2----|-2----0----|
A-|-0----2----|-4---------|
E-|-----------|-----------|

Fill 1 Guitar 3
   [D]                                                                              
e-|-0-2-5--0-2-5--0-2-bu-(3)-rb-po-0---|
B-|----------------------------------3-|
G-|------------------------------------|

Fill 2 Guitar 4
   [Asus2]                    [D(6sus2]                                                          
e-|----0-------------|----0-----2------|
B-|-------0---2------|-------0----3----|
G-|-------------2----|--------------2--|
D-|---------------2--|-0---------------|
A-|-0----------------|-----------------|
E-|------------------|-----------------|

This song contains a total of four guitars and a hammond organ.
Guitar 1 is a 12 string acoustic which plays chords from begining to end
Guitar 2 is the main guitar which has a thick flanger effect and plays
stacato chords most of the way through (except for the Pre-Chorus)
Guitar 3 is the solo guitar which is distorted and plays the Riffs A and
C, Fill 1 and the Solo
Guitar 4 is the clean electric which plays Riff B and Fill 2
Arrangement
Intro
(drum intro)
Guitar 1 begins and guitar 3 plays the Fill
(fill 1)
|A |D |
Then guitars 1 and 2 play this
|A |D |
Verse 1
Guitars 1 and 2 play the chords while 3 plays Riff A
(riff A)
[A]Obedience to law is free [D]desire
(riff A)
[A]Under curfew from neon barbed [D]wire
Pre-Chorus
The organ begins in the Pre-Chorus and plays chords along with guitar 1
while guitar 4 plays Riff B
(riff B)
[D]Wasting away this country, [E]wearing like a born dead
(riff B)
[D]Free heroin shots for [E]those who never beg
Mid-Section 1
The organ and guitars 1 and 2 play the chords (let guitar 1 chords ring)
|Asus2 A |Asus2 A |Asus2 A |D |
Chorus
Again the organ and guitars 1 and 2 play the chords
[A]Spectators of suic[D]ide         [A]Export in society's [D]eyes
[A]Democracy is an empty [D]lie     [A]Dead like our yesterdays [D]tonight
Mid-Section 2
Guitars 1, 2 and the organ play chords while guitar 3 plays Riff C
followed by Riff A
(riff C)
|A |A/B |A/C# |D | x2
(riff A)
|A |D |
Verse 2: Repeat Verse 1
Pre-Chorus: Repeat Pre-Chorus
Mid-Section 3: Repeat Mid-Section 1
Chorus: Repeat Chorus
Mid-Section 4
Guitars 1, 2 and the organ all play chords while guitar 3 plays Riff C
(riff C)
|A |A/B |A/C# |D | x4
Outro
Guitar 1 and 2 play chords, guitar 4 plays Fill 2 (let guitar 2's chords
ring)
(fill 2)
|A |D | x2
(fill 2)
Your gonna [Asus4]shoot us dead with [D(6sus2]decadence
(fill 2)
Your gonna [Asus4]shoot us dead with [D(6sus2]decadence
Solo
The guitar solo is played by guitar 3 with a slide on your 1st finger
using your 2nd finger to play the notes in the stars * * (this sounds
complicated but with a bit of practice it works well). Guitars 1 and 2
play chords underneath (let guitar 2's chords ring)
   [A]                              [D]                                               
e-|-----------------------------|---------------------------|-
B-|------14-------*15*--14------|-----7------*10*--*8*--7\--|-
G-|-/14-----14-------------14\--|-/7----7-------------------|-
D-|-/14--------14---------------|-/7------7-----------------|-
A-|-----------------------------|---------------------------|-

   [A]                              [D]                                               
e-|-----------------------------|------------|
B-|------14-------*15*--14------|-/7---------|
G-|-/14-----14-------------14\--|-/7---------|
D-|-/14--------14---------------|-/7---------|
A-|-----------------------------|------------|


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