Franz Ferdinand - The Dark Of The Matinee Chords & Tabs

 

The Dark Of The Matinee Chords & Tabs

Franz Ferdinand Chords & Tabs

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The Dark Of The Matinee Tab

   
Band: Franz Ferdinand
Album: Franz Ferdinand (Domino Records)
Song: The Dark Of The Matinee

Tabbed by: Benoît Dutordoir (bendutordoir@hotmail.com)

I just want to say this is my favourite song ever.
I’m sure this tab it’s not completely right, but almost…
It says the tab can’t contain lyrics, so you really got to
listen to the song really well, enjoy!


Intro:   (x2)

Guitar 1 (Nick)
e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G-----------------------------------------------------2-2----2-1--|  
D-----2-----2------2------2-------------------2--4-4-----4------4-|
A-4-4---4-4----4-4----4-4-----2-2-4-5--2-4-5----------------------|
E-----------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2 (Alex)
e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------------------------7-7----7-6--|
A-----7-----7------7-----7--------------------7--9-9-----9------9-|
E-9-9---9-9----9-9---9-9-----7-7-9-10--7-9-10---------------------|

   >>>(guitar2)played on lower frets because Alex switches off to              power chords lower on the guitar after the Intro


Verse 1:

Guitar 1 (Nick)                                           Bm    D
E---------------------------------------------------------7-----x--|
B---------------------------------------------------------7-----7--|
G-------------------------------------------------4-6-----7-----7--|
D—-6-4--------------------------6-4----4-----4-6-7--------9-----7--|
A-----7-6-4------------2-4----------7-6-------------------x-----5--|
E-----------------2-4-5-----------------------------------x-----x--|
                                                     How you’d have…
                                                      (faster)
Guitar 2 (Alex)
   C#m  B   F#m    C#m    B    F#m     A    E     Bm    D  
e—-9----7----9------9-----7-----9------5----12----7-----10---------|
B—-9----7----10-----9-----7-----10-----5----12----7-----10---------|
G—-10—--8----11-----10----8-----11-----6----13----7-----11---------|
D--11—--9----11---- 11----9-----11-----7----14----9-----12---------|
A—-11—--9----9------11----9-----9------7----14----9-----12---------|
E—-9----7----x------9-----7-----x------5----12----7-----10---------|
Chorus: (x1)

Guitar 1 (Nick)

   Bm    D    Bm    D    A         C#m  Bm  A  C#m
e---7----x-----7----x----5----------9----7---5---9----------|
B---7----7-----7----7----5----------9----7---5---9----------|
G---7----7-----7----7----6----------10---7---6---10---------|
D---9----7-----9----7----7----------11---9---7---11---------|
A---x----5-----x----5----7----------11---9---7---11---------|
E---x----x-----x----x----5-----------9----7---5---9---------|
[ Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/f/franz_ferdinand/the_dark_of_the_matinee_tab.html ]
Guitar 2 (Alex)
   Bm     D      Bm    D     A        C#m  Bm  A  C#m
e---7-----10-----7-----10----5--------9----7---5---9--------|
B---7-----10-----7-----10----5--------9----7---5---9--------|
G---7-----11-----7-----11----6--------10---7---6---10-------|
D---9-----12-----9-----12----7--------11---9---7---11-------|
A---9-----12-----9-----12----7--------11---9---7---11-------|
E---7-----10-----7-----10----5--------9----7---5---9--------|
                          Mine, yes it’s miiiiine

Intro: (x2)

Verse 2 :

Guitar 1 (Nick)
                                                           Bm     D
E------------------------------------------------------------------------7-----x--|
B------------------------------------------------------------------------7-----7--|
G--------------------------------------------4-6----4--4--------6-4------7-----7--|
D—-6-4---------------------6-4----4----4-6-7---------------4-6-7---------9-----7--|
A-----7-6-4---------2-4-------7-6----------------------------------------x-----5--|
E--------------2-4-5-----------------------------------------------------x-----x--|
                                                                    How you’d have…
                                                                     (faster)
Guitar 2 (Alex)
   C#m  B   F#m    C#m    B    F#m    A  F#m  A   E     Bm    D  
e—-9----7----9------9-----7-----9-----5---9---5---12----7-----10---|
B—-9----7----10-----9-----7-----10----5---9---5---12----7-----10---|
G—-10—--8----11-----10----8-----11----6---10--6---13----7-----11---|
D--11—--9----11---- 11----9-----11----7---11--7---14----9-----12---|
A—-11—--9----9------11----9-----9-----7---11--7---14----9-----12---|
E—-9----7----x------9-----7-----x-----5---9---5---12----7-----10---|

Chorus : (x1)   >same as first time

Verse 3 : (slower than first verses)

Guitar 1 (Nick)
                                                           Bm     D
E------------------------------------------------------------------------7-----x--|
B------------------------------------------------------------------------7-----7--|
G--------------------------------------------4-6----4--4--------6-4------7-----7--|
D—-6-4---------------------6-4----4----4-6-7---------------4-6-7---------9-----7--|
A-----7-6-4---------2-4-------7-6----------------------------------------x-----5--|
E--------------2-4-5-----------------------------------------------------x-----x--|
                                                                    How you’d have…
                                                                     (faster)

Guitar 2 (Alex) 
   C#m  B   F#m    C#m    B    F#m     A    E     Bm    D  
e—-9----7----9------9-----7-----9------5----12----7-----10---------|
B—-9----7----10-----9-----7-----10-----5----12----7-----10---------|
G—-10—--8----11-----10----8-----11-----6----13----7-----11---------|
D--11—--9----11---- 11----9-----11-----7----14----9-----12---------|
A—-11—--9----9------11----9-----9------7----14----9-----12---------|
E—-9----7----x------9-----7-----x------5----12----7-----10---------|


Chorus : (x2)   >same as previous




That’s it, it was hard tapping, but I loved doing it.
Franz Ferdinand, you guys are the best!


Benoît Dutordoir, 27/03/2005 




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