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To Shelia guitar tab

Song:    To Sheila
 Release: Adore
 Artist:  The Smashing Pumpkins
 Authors: 1. Daniel Nilsson 
          2. Michael Ries 
          3. Craig Newnes 
 Tuning:  Eb


(fingerpicking)

the "z" in front of some notes means play loud.

Intro
-----

Dsus2                           Am7                G                   G
---------0------|-----|------(3)----------------------------------------------
-----3-----3---3|rpt-3|--------1---------------3---------------3--------------
---2---2-----2--|times|----2-----2---2-----0-----0---0-----0-----0---0--------
-0--------------|-----|--2---2-----2-----0---0-----0-----0---0-----0----------
----------------|-----|0------------------------------------------------------
----------------|-----|----------------3---------------3----------------------
           Twilight    fades              through blistered Avalon

Verse
-----

Dsus2             Am7            G              G                                                                              
---------0-------------(3)----------------------------------------------------
-----3-----3---3---------1--------------3---------------3---------------------
---2---2-----2-------2-----2---2-----0----0---0-----0-----0---0---------------
-0-----------------2---2-----2-----0---0----0-----0---0-----0-----------------
-----------------0------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------3--------------3-----------------------------
the sky's    cruel torch          on aching Autobahn 

G                 Em               Dsus2       Em
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
---------3----------------0------------3-----3---------0----z0----------------
----0------0---0------0-----0---0----2---2---------0-----0--0-----------------
--0---0------0------2---2-----2----0-------0-----2---2-----2------------------
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
-3----------------0----------------------------0------------------------------
into the   uncertain                divide                                                                               

Dsus2             Am7            Dsus                                                                       
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
-----3-----3---------------1------------3-----z3-----------------------------------
---2---2-------------2---2------------2---2-------------------------------------
-0-------0---------2---2------------0-------0--------------------------------------
-----------------0--------------------------------------------------------------
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
we scream until the last stand by 


The same for the the other verses, with a few varations.

Chorus
------
Dsus2             Am7            G              G                                                                              
---------------------------------------------------------------------|---------
-----3-----z3-----------------------------z3--------------z3---------|-rpt 2---
---2---2--------------2----2--------0---------------0----------------|-times---
-0-------0----------2--2----------0---0-----------0---0--------------|---------
------------------0------0-------------------------------------------|---------
--------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3------------|---------
You               make   me     real 

Dsus2             Em            G              G                                                                              
---------------------------------------------------------------------|---------
-----3-----z3-----------------------------z3--------------z3---------|-rpt 2---
---2---2--------------0----0--------0---------------0----------------|-times---
-0-------0----------2--2----------0---0-----------0---0--------------|---------
-------------------------2-------------------------------------------|---------
------------------0-------------3-------3-------3-------3------------|---------
strong           as I           feel 
You              make   me      real 


Mail corrections or solo to me. See email-address above.


version 2
---------

Tabbed by:Michael Ries-zero69mr@aol.com

This is a wonderful and beautiful song off Adore.
You should play this one acoustic and fingerpicked.
This may not be 100% accurate but you should
get the idea.Tune down 1/2 step.

Verse Figure 1
Dsus2            AM7             G 
|--------0--------------3----3------------------3----------------3----------
|-----3-----3---3-----------------1--------3-----3---3-----3-----3----3-
|--2---------2-------0-----0------------0---------0------0----------------
|0-----0-----------2-----2----2---------------------------------------------
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------2------
|-------------------------------------3------3----------3-----3--------------

Verse Figure 2
G                  Dsus2/B          AM7           EM 
|-----------3--------------------0------------3----3--------------0---------
|-----3-------3---3-------3------3---3---------------1-------------0---0-
|---0-----------0-------2----------2------0----0-----------0--------0-----
|-----------------------------------------2----2----2------2-----------------
|----------------------2-----2------------------------------------------------
|-3-----3------------------------------------------------0-----0-------------

Intro-Dsus2

Verse:
(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2    Am7   G 
Twilight fades through blistered avalon

(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2           Am7  G
the sky's cruel torch on aching autobahn

(w/verse figure 2)
G        Dsus2/B   Am7     Em
into the uncertain divine

(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2     Am7      G 
we scream into the last divide

Chorus Figure 1
Dsus2             AM7            G 
|---------0--------------3----3------------------3-----------------3---------
|------3-----3---3-----------------1--------3-----3---3-----3------3----3-
|---2---------2-------0-----0----------0------------0------0----------0----
|0------0-----------2-----2----2---------------------------------------------
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
|---------------------------------------3------3----------3-----3-------------

Chorus Figure 2
Dsus2             AM7             Em               G 
|----------0---------------3------3---------------0------------------3---------
|------3-----3---3--------------------1-------------0---0------3-----3---3--
|---2----------2-------0------0--------------0-------0------0---------0------
|0------0-----------2------2------2-------2-----------------------------------
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
|-----------------------------------------0-----0------------3-----3------------

CHORUS
(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

(w/chorus figure 2)
Dsus2 Am7    Em G 
Strong as I feel

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

VERSE
(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2  Am7   G
Sheila rides on crashing nightingale

(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2  Am7  G 
intake eyes leave passing vapor trails

(w/verse figure 2)
G             Dsus2/B    Am7  Em 
with blushing brillaince alive 

Dsus2        Am7     G
because it's time to arrive 

CHORUS
(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

(w/chorus figure 2)
Dsus2 Am7   Em   G 
Strong as I feel

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7   G 
You Make Me Real

CHORUS 2
(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2         Am7          G
lately I just cant seem to believe

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2                 Am7        G
Discard my friends to change the scenery

(w/chorus figure 2)
Dsus2                 Am7             Em     G 
It meant the world to hold a bruising faith

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2               Am7       G
But now it's just a matter of grace

VERSE
(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2    Am7   G
A summer storm graces all of me

(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2   Am7  G
Highway warm sing silent poetry

(w/verse figure 2)
G       Dsus2/B   Am7   Em
I could bring the light

(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2        Am7           G
And take you home into the night

CHORUS
(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2         Am7          G
lately I just cant seem to believe(you make me real)

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2                 Am7        G
Discard my friends to change the scenery(you make me real)

(w/chorus figure 2)
Dsus2                 Am7             Em      G 
It meant the world to hold a bruising faith(Strong as I feel)

(w/chorus figure 1)
Dsus2               Am7       G
But now it's just a matter of grace(you make me real)

OUTRO-repeat 4 times and end on G
(w/verse figure 1)
Dsus2 Am7 G

Any corrections or comments you can mail me at zero69mr@aol.com


version 3
---------

Transcribed by Craig Newnes
Tune Down 1/2 Step: Eb Ab Db GB Bb Eb

Note: Lead acoustic and banjo parts coming soon!

Chord Fingerings:
   D  Am7 G  Bm7 A7sus4 Em Dsus2
E| 2  3   3  x   3      3  0
B| 3  1   3  3   3      0  3
G| 2  2   0  2   0      0  2 
D| 0  2   0  0   2      2  0
A| x  0   2  2   0      2  x
E| x  x   3  x   x      0  x


Fig1
  Dsus2             Am7               G
|----------0-------------3---3--------------3----3---------------3-----3--------|
|-----3------3---------1---1---1----------3---3----3---3-------3---3-----3---3--|
|---2---2------2-----------------2-------------------0---------------------0----|
|-0--------------0-----------------2--------------------------------------------|
|-------------------0-----------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------3--------------------3--------------------|


|Dsus2 |Dsus2 |

Dsus2    Am7
twilight fades
G
through blistered avalon
Dsus2           Am7
the sky's cruel torch
   G
on aching autobahn
G          Bm7     A7sus4  Em
into the uncertain divine
Dsus2     Am7           Dsus2
we scream into the last divide

(cont. Fig1)
D     Am7     G
you   make me real
D     Am7     G
you   make me real
D      Am7  Em
strong as i feel
D     Am7     Em
you   make me real

Dsus2  Am7   G
sheila rides on crashing nightingale
Dsus2  Am7  G
intake eyes leave passing vapor trails
G             Bm7        A7sus4  Em
with blushing brilliance alive
Dsus2        Am7     G
because it's time to arrive

(cont. Fig1)
D     Am7     G
you   make me real
D     Am7     G
you   make me real
D      Am7  Em   G
strong as i feel
D     Am7     D
you   make me real

Dsus2         Am7           G
lately I just can't seem to believe
Dsus2                 Am7        G
discard my friends to change the scenery
G                     Bm7             A7sus4  Em
it meant the world to hold a bruising faith
    Dsus2           Am7       Dsus2
but now it's just a matter of grace

Dsus2    Am7   G
a summer storm graces all of me
Dsus2   Am7  G
highway warm sing silent poetry
G       Bm7           A7sus4  Em
I could bring you the light
Dsus2        Am7           Dsus2
and take you home into the night

(cont. Fig1)
D             Am7           G
lately I just can't seem to believe (you make me real)
D                     Am7        G
discard my friends to change the scenery (you make me real)
D                     Am7             Em   G
it meant the world to hold a bruising faith  (strong as i feel)
    D               Am7       D
but now it's just a matter of grace (you make me real)

|Dsus2 |Am7 |G |G |
|Dsus2 |Am7 |G |G |
|Dsus2 |Am7 |G |

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