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Street Spirit (Fade Out)

Radiohead

 AmAsus4AmAsus2
e ----------0---------------0---------------0----------------------
B ------------------3---------------1---------------0--------------
G ------2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2--
D ----------------------------------------------------------2------
A --0--------------------------------------------------------------
E -----------------------------------------------------------------

FIG. 2
 EmEm7Em6Em
E- ---------0---------------0---------------0-----------------------
B- -----------------3---------------1---------------0---------------
G- -----0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---
D- ---------------------------------------------------------2-------
A- -----------------------------------------------------------------
E- -0--------------------------------------------------------------- 

FIG. 3
 CCadd9CCmaj7
E- ---------0---------------0---------------0-----------------------
B- -----------------3---------------1---------------0---------------
G- -----0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---
D- ---------------------------------------------------------2-------
A- -3---------------------------------------------------------------
E- -----------------------------------------------------------------
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This is Jonny's powerful part in "Street spirit"
(The high notes)
Well check it out...
*******Ok ! put the capo on the 12th fret.**********
this part begins at 2:19 "cracked eggs ..."
E----------------------------------------------------------------------
B----13---12---------12--13-----13--12--------------12------13---------
G-------------12--12-------------------12------12----------------------
D---------------14--------------------------14-------------------------
A----------------------------------------------------------------------
E--12-----------12-----------12-------------12-------------------------
E------------------12---------------
B--------13--12--------13--12-------
G--14------------14------------14---
D------14---------------------------
A-----------------------------------
E----------------------------------- 2 TIMES
E-----------------------------------
B--------13--12------------12--13---
G--12------------12-----12----------
D------14------------14-------------
A-----------------------------------
E----------------------------------- 2 TIMES
E-----------------------12------------------------------------------------
B----------13--12------------13--12-----------------13------12------------
G-14--------------14-----------------14-------14---------14------14---12--
D-----14--------------------------------14--------14--------------------14
A-------------------------------------------------------------------------
E-------------------------------------------------------------------------
+G--12----14---
E--------------------------------------------------------------------------
B----------13--12----------------12--13--------13--12------------------12--13G------------------12--------12------------------------12-------12-----------D-----14-----------------14---------------------------------12---------------A--15------------------------------------------------------------------------E-----------------------------------------12----------------12---------------
E----------------------12--------------------------------12-----------------
B----------13--12----------13--12------------13--12----------13--12---------
G--14--------------14--------------14----------------14----------------14--12D------14------------------------------14------------------------------------A----------------------------------------------------------------------------E----------------------------------------------------------------------------

These are the main riffs just try them out, if you listen to the song you won't have any problem to fugure this out.
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Tabs to RADIOHEAD's "Street Spirit (Fade Out)" from the album "The Bends" (1995)
by Igal Gorlach.
part 1: (I'll call it Am on the lyrics)
 AmAsus4AmAsus2
E- ---------0---------------0---------------0-----------------------
B- -----------------3---------------1---------------0---------------
G- -----2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2-------2---
D- ---------------------------------------------------------2-------
A- -0---------------------------------------------------------------
E- ----------------------------------------------------------------- 

Its easy to play and to skip your fingers. Play it like this: put your 2nd and 3rd fingers on the second riff, on strings 3 and 4. And when u play it just put and remove your 1st and 4th fingers. very easy to play. like the whole song.
part 2: (I'll call it Em on the lyrics)
 EmEm7Em6Em
E- ---------0---------------0---------------0-----------------------
B- -----------------3---------------1---------------0---------------
G- -----0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---
D- ---------------------------------------------------------2-------
A- -----------------------------------------------------------------
E- -0--------------------------------------------------------------- 

Same as the 1st part except this time put just your 2nd finger on the 4th string, on the second riff. And, again, just put and remove your 4th and 1st fingers. Make sure that the 6th string is well heard thru all this part.
part 3: (I'll call it C on the lyrics)
 CCadd9CCmaj7
E- ---------0---------------0---------------0-----------------------
B- -----------------3---------------1---------------0---------------
G- -----0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---
D- ---------------------------------------------------------2-------
A- -3---------------------------------------------------------------
E- ----------------------------------------------------------------- 

This is is a bit harder but still very simple to play. This time put your 2nd finger on the 4th string like at part 2, and put your 3rd finger on the fifth string on the third riff. Again, put and remove only the 1st and the 4th finger.
Here's how it goes with the lyrics:
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STREET SPIRIT (FADE OUT)
 AmAm
 Rows of houses all bearing down on me
 AmAm
 I can feel their blue hands touching me
 Em
 All these things in all positions
 EmAm
 All these things we'll one day swallow whole _______ 
 CmEmAm
 And fade out again 
 CmEm
 And fade out 
 Am
 This machine will
 Am
 Will not communicate
 Am
 These thoughts
 Am
And the strain i am under 
 EmEm
 Be a world child form a circle before we all 
 Am
 Go under
 CEmAm
 And fade out again 
 CEmAm
 And fade out again 
 CEmAm
 oooh...    oooh... oooh... 
 CEm
 oooh... oooh 
 Am
 Cracked eggs, dead birds
 Am
 Scream as they fight for life
 AmAm
 I can feel death, can see it's beady eyes
 Em
 All these things into frution
 EmAm
 All these things we'll one day swallow whole________ 
 CEmAm
 And fade out again 
 CEmAm
 And fade out again 
 CEmAm
 Immerse your soul in love 
 CEmAm
 Immerse your soul in love 
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OK, thats the e-asy part of the song.
When Thom sings "Cracked eggs dead birds..." there are 3 (!) guitars playing... The first one is the one above, and from the other two I created a part for just one guitar, not too easy tho.
It goes like this:
PART I: This one is an Am chord: (play it twice). Just like in the lyrics, it played from "Cracked eggs..." to "...it's beady eyes"
(play
together) a short
\/ pause
E-------8--------7--------------:--------5---------------7-------8------:-----------8-------7--------------p-------5------7-----8---
B---------------------5-------5-:------------5------5-------5------5----:------------------------5-------5-p--------------------------
G---5-----5-------------5------:----------------5----------------------:-------5-------5-----------5------p----5-----5-----5-------5-
D-------------------------------:----------------------------------------:-----------------------------------p-----------------------------
A-0-----------------------------:--------0-------------------------------:---0------------------------------p--0-------------------------
E----------------------------------:-----------------------------------------:--------------------------------p---------------------------- 

x2
ok, that one will give your fingers some training, and will prepare them to the 4th part (u don't wanna know about it...). Here's how u play it: first, u must cover the 1st, 2nd and 3rd strings with your 1st finger on the fifth riff. The fingers that move here are the 3rd and the 4th fingers wich should be placed on the 7th and 8th riffs (6th string).
PART II: this one is an Em chord: (play twice). Again, just like its in the lyrics, from "All those things..." to "..swallow whole"
(together)
\/
E---------8--------7--------------:--------8-----------7-------3---------0-
B------------------------0-------0-:-----------------------------------------
G------0-----0--------------0------:---------------0--------0--------0-----
D-------------------------------:------------------------------------------
A-------------------------------:------------------------------------------
E-0----------------------------:-----------0-------------------------------- 

x2
This one is easy. Make sure that the 6th string heard thru the whole part.
PART III: an Am chord. played one time. played somewhere after "swallow whole...", Like in the lyrics.
(play together)
\/
E-------8--------7--------------:------------5---------7-------8------:------------8-------7--------------:-12-----8------7-----3-------
B---------------------5-------5-:--------------------------------------:-------------------------5-------5-:--------------------------------
G---5-----5--------------5------:------5---------5--------5--------5-:--------5-------5-----------5-----:------0-----0-----0-------0---
D-------------------------------:----------------------------------------:-----------------------------------:--------------------------------
A-0-----------------------------:---0-----------------------------------:---0------------------------------:--------------------------------
E--------------------------------:----------------------------------------:----------------------------------:--0----------------------------- 

x1
this part starts like the first one but have other, great end. Again, cover the 1st, 2nd and 3rd, like at the 1st part, except at the end. An easy part actualy.
PART IV: ohoh. played twice. not for beginners. Not for people with weak heart... C and Em chords. Played when Thom sings "and fade...".
 CCEmEm
E---------8------------------------:-------------------------------------8--:------------8-------7------3-----:--------8------7------8---
B-----------------12--------------:------------12----------12-------------:----------------------------------:----------------------------
G-----9------9--------9--------9-:-------9----------9------------9--------:-------0-------0-------0------0-:-----0-----0------0----0--
D----------------------------------:-----------------------------------------:----------------------------------:-----------------------------
A----------------------------------:-----------------------------------------:----------------------------------:-----------------------------
E--8-----------------------8------:---8-------------------------------------:---0------------------------------:-0--------------------------- 

x2
well... thats the hardest part of the song.
cover with you 1st finger all the strings on the 8th riff, (it hurt, it hurts, it will hurt...). Then put your 2nd finger on the 3rd string on the 9th riff. And your 4th finger- on the 2nd string on the 12th riff, (auch).
Thats the C chord. The Em chord is much easier.
After those 4 parts Jonny starting repeating them.


Am Asus2 Asus4 C Cadd9 Cm Cmaj7 Em Em6 Em7
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