Kings X - Cigarettes Chords & Tabs

 

Cigarettes Chords & Tabs

Kings X Chords & Tabs

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Cigarettes 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

Cigarettes by King's X from the Dogman CD - 1993/4
Transcribed by Daniel S. Fisher (WetStone) in October 1995.
wetstone@compuserve.com
This song is great and it reminded me of "Pleiades" so why did I waste a
week of my time in Open G tuning when the song is actually in...

DROPPED D TUNING !!!???

I used Chordmaster Pro Plus to transcribe this file into playable *.AXE
format, and then printed it to a text file for this tab.

The equal signs after the numbers are indications of the length of each
note.  I added notations and lyrics to the printed tab file.

DROPPED D TUNING
Approximately BPM = 141
4/4 Time

INTRO (play measures 1 through 8 before first verse, but play only measures
       1 through 4 before the second verse, skip INTRO for the third verse)
1                        2                        3
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--5=========|======--4--5===--5====---|
|-----2--2--3===--3======|--3=========--3=========|======--3======--3====---|
|--0===============------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------5===|========================|--3===============--5=---|
         ^^^^^^^^^^^^^                                     ^^^^
(If you use your index and little fingers to slide up from 2&4 to 3&5 in
 measure 1, use your ring finger to play the "D" string, then what follows
 is self-evident. In measure 3, hammer on with your little finger while
 barring both D strings at the 3rd fret).

4                        5                        6
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--4======---|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--5======----|
|--0=========--0======---|--------2--3===--3======|--3=========--3======----|
|-----------------------0|------------------------|-------------------------|
|==================--5---|--0===============--5===|==================--5--4-|


7                        8                        9
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--5===--4===|--------4--5===--5====---|
|--------3======--3======|--2=========--2===--2===|-----2--2--3===--3====---|
|------------------------|------------------------|--0===============-------|
|--3===============--0--2|========================|--------------------5=---|
                                            VERSES:           Have  you
                                                              Is    it
                                                              Did   you
10                       11                       12
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--5=========|======--4--5===--5======|--5=========--4======----|
|--3=========--3=========|======--3======--3======|--0=========--0======----|
|------------------------|------------------------|-----------------------0-|
|========================|--3===============--5===|==================--5----|
      gotten        any         cigarettes?
      June      or       late    September?
      ever    get    those      cigarettes?

13                       14                       15
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--5======---|--------4--5===--5====---|
|--------2--3===--3======|--3=========--3======---|--------3======--3====---|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--0===============--5===|==================--5--4|--3===============--0--2-|
    And    have    you   got    anything    for    me?
                 Is             it           1 9 9 3 ?
    And    did     you   get    anything    for    me?

16                       17                       18
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--5===--4===|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--5=======---|
|--2=========--2===--2===|-----2--2--3===--3======|--3=========--3=======---|
|------------------------|--0===============------|-------------------------|
|========================|--------------------5===|======================---|
                            I     no       longer     know    just what I'm
                                       Could      you     help   me      to
                                       Will       you     help   me      to

19                       20                       21
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|======--4--5===--5======|--5=========--4======---|--------4--5===--5====---|
|======--3======--3======|--0=========--0======---|--------2--3===--3====---|
|------------------------|-----------------------0|-------------------------|
|--3===============--5===|==================--5---|--0===============--5=---|
    saying                                                    Is   this
    remember?                                                 Is   this
    remember?                                                 When    I

22                       23                       24
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--5======---|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--4===--2=---|
|--3=========--3======---|--------3======--3======|--2=========--2===--2=---|
|------------------------|------------------------|--------------------0=---|
|==================--5--4|--3=========--------5===|============-------------|
   how it's supposed to be?                 CHORUS:                    Some
   how I'm  supposed to be?
   fall  into   the    sea?
[ Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/k/kings_x/cigarettes_tab_ver_2.html ]
25                       26                       27
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|--3===============--0===|============--3=======---|
|--2===------------------|--2===============--0===|======--0=============---|
|--2===--3===--3===--5===|--0===============--2===|======================---|
|--0===--3===--3===--5===|--0===============--2===|======================---|
|--------3===--3===--5===|--0===============--2===|======================---|
times    I     think the    pain

28                       29                       30
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------3===------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------0=========------|--------------0===------|--2=========-------------|
|------------------------|--------3===--------3===|--2=========-------------|
|--3===============--2===|--1=====================|--0=========--3=======---|
|------------------------|------------------------|--------------3=======---|
   blows             my     mind

31                       32                       33
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--3===============--0===|============--3=========|--------------3===-------|
|--2===============--0===|======--0===============|--------0=========-------|
|--0===============--2===|========================|-------------------------|
|--0===============--2===|========================|--3===============--2=---|
|--0===============--2===|========================|-------------------------|
   pain                                              blows             my

34                       35                       36
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------0===------|--2=========------------|--------0===--0===-------|
|--------3===--------3===|--2=========------------|--------0===--0===-------|
|--1=====================|--0=========--3=========|======-------------------|
|------------------------|--------------3=========|======--5===--5=======---|
   mind

(repeat INTRO only once, then repeat second VERSE and CHORUS)
(after second CHORUS, play the following BRIDGE and SOLO)
(after third verse, play CHORUS twice, and then play BRIDGE and fade...)
BRIDGE:
37
|-------------------------|
|--------1=========--3=---|
|-------------------------|
|--------3=========--5=---|
|--0=====================
|------------------------


38                       39                       40
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--1=========|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--4======----|
|--7=========--3=========|--------3======--3======|--0=========--0======----|
|========================|------------------------|-----------------------0-|
|------------------------|--3===============--5===|==================--5----|


41                       42                       43
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------1=========--3===|--5=========--8=========|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|--------4--5===--5====---|
|--------3=========--5===|--7=========-10=========|--------3======--3====---|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--0=====================|========================|--3===============--5=---|


44                       45                       46
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|--------1=========--3===|--5=========--1=======---|
|--5=========--4======---|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--0=========--0======---|--------3=========--5===|--7=========--3=======---|
|-----------------------0|------------------------|-------------------------|
|==================--5---|--0=====================|======================---|


47                       48                       49
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|--------1=========--3=---|
|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--4======---|-------------------------|
|--------3======--3======|--0=========--0======---|--------3=========--5=---|
|------------------------|-----------------------0|-------------------------|
|--3===============--5===|==================--5---|--0===================---|


50                       51                       52
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--5=========--8=========|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|--------4--5===--5======|--5=========--4=======---|
|--7=========-10=========|--------3======--3======|--0=========--0=======---|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|========================|--3===============--5===|======================---|

RHYTHM FOR SOLO:
53                       54                       55
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|--------------5--5--5--5|--5--5--------------3=---|
|--0--0--0--0--0--0--2--2|--2--2--3--3--3--3--3--3|--3--3--2===--1=======---|
|--0--0--0--0--0--0--2--2|--2--2--3--3------------|-------------------------|


56                       57                       58
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|--0===--------2=========|--------------------0===|--0=========-------------|
|--------3===--2=========|--------------------0===|--0=========-------------|
|--------------0=========|--3===============------|--------------0--0--0--0-|
|------------------------|--3===============--5===|--5=========--0--0--0--0-|


59                       60                       61
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|--------------0===-------|
|------------------------|--5--5--5--5--5--5------|--------3===--------3=---|
|--0--0--2--2--2--2--3--3|--3--3--3--3--3--3--2===|--1=========-------------|
|--0--0--2--2--2--2--3--3|------------------------|-------------------------|


62                       63
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|--2=========------------|--------0===--0=========|
|--2=========------------|--------0===--0=========|
|--0=========--3=========|======------------------|
|--------------3=========|======--5===--5=========|

(return to third VERSE and CHORUS twice, then fade on BRIDGE to nowhere).

dfisher@mbakercorp.com
or
wetstone@compuserve.com
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