Blue Oyster Cult - Last Days In May Chords & Tabs

 

Last Days In May Chords & Tabs

Blue Oyster Cult Chords & Tabs

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Last Days In May Tab

   
#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------##
From: Ed Tidwell 


Note: Use your baby finger alot especially with Buck Dharma's Style.

h = hammer on
p = pull off
bu9to11 = means have note bent to 11 at start of play.
bu9to11to9 = means bend 9 to 11 and release back to 9.
*** = triplet
^ = hold for ~1/4
O = Open
E7/B = E seventh chord with a B root ( bass ) note.


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The Last Days in May ( Play Bar chords Bm = 7th fret etc.)


Bm              A                G              F#sus4 F#      Bm
Parched land on desert sand  the sun was just a dot.     And a little bit of

             A                    G     Bm                      D
water goes a long way 'cause it's hot.  Three good buddies were laughing and

               E                    Em          Bm                 A
smoking in the back of a rented Ford.      They couldn't know they weren't

      G        Bm      E7/B      Bm7       E7/B
going far.     (7th fret BAR for all these chords)


Bm                E                         D                   E
Each one with the money in his pocket could go out and buy himself a brand new

   Bm          D            E                   G                         Am
car.  But they all held the money they had, the money they hoped would take

              Bm       F#m        Em
them very far.


F#sus4        F#
[ Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/b/blue_oyster_cult/last_days_in_may_tab.html ]
E--2----------2-------------|
B--2----------2-------------|
G----4---------3------------|
D----4----------4-----------|
A----4----------4-----------|
E--2----------2-------------|

Song is in Key of D so Blues Runs in B work great. Matter of fact B runs
mixed with a little D work good together. I have good luck with B runs.

Note: Buck plays smoothly fast, so get the jist of the song as tabbed and
bend a few notes, hammer on a few and play it smoothly. It is not that easy
to tab this song with feeling. I hope you listen and enjoy.


We used to practice Bm A G F#sus4 F# Bm A G A progressions while playing
the Runs, Blues licks in B and D over it just to get the feel.


Intro to Last Days of May


      Bm                F#m     Em           G                    A
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-------------------------------------------bu10to12to10-7----------------------|
------bu9to11-bu9to11to97-7----------7-7-----------------bu9to11to9--7---------|
-------------------------9-9--------9-9-----------------------------9----------|
----------------------------------10-------------------------------------------|
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                       ***


      Bm                A         G      A
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------bu9to11to97-7-----6h7p6-6------------------------------------------------|
-----------------9-9---------9-7h9^9-------7-----------------------------------|
-------------------------------------87---7------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------109-------------------------------------|
               ***


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