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Stars - Mighty Rock (Tab)
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MIGHTY ROCK
Written by Andy Durant

2 beats per chord                  Refer to TAB below for rhythm detail
` = 2 beats                        and chromatic passing chords
' = 1 beat
. = change on Beat-4 and hold

INTRO:
Bm/D  A/C#  A  `    Bm/D  A/C#  A  `

Bm/D  A/C#  A  `    Bm/D  A/C# .B5  `

CHORUS:
E            '  'A  E            '  'A
  The mighty rock     the mighty roll
E           '    'A  E           ' 'A
  Once it's got ya     won't let go-woh
E          '    'A  E         ' 'A
  It don't matter     what ya do
Bm/D         `             A/C#  B5
  The mighty rock's comin' after you yeah

VERSE:
E           G6         A         `
  Do you re-member the first time
E         G6       A    `
  On that bar-room floor
E              G6             A        `
  The band was punchin' out a hard line
E               G6          A             B
  The crowd was jumpin' and screamin' for more

VERSE:
E             G6        A        `
  A man stood up on the bandstand
E             G6          A   `
  As I walked through the door
E             G6        A        `
  He took the light and said all right
E           G6            A          B
  I'm gonna show you what we're here for from the

PRE-CHORUS:
A  `    A     `          E   `  E  `
Ti-__ih-ime I heard that song        no-
A  `          A      `       Bm/D  A/C# .B5  `
bo-__dy could tell me  I was wrong-ong   no  no

CHORUS:
E            '  'A  E            '  'A
  The mighty rock     the mighty roll
E           '    'A  E           ' 'A
  Once it's got ya     won't let go-woh
E          '    'A  E         ' 'A
  It don't matter     what ya do
Bm/D         `             A/C#  B5
  The mighty rock's comin' after you yeah

SOLO:
A  `  A  `

E  `  E  `

A  `  A  `

RE-INTRO:
Bm/D  A/C#  A  `    Bm/D  A/C# .B5  `

VERSE:
E         G6                  A   `
  So many years have come and gone
E         G6          A   `
  But the music's the same
E               G6                A    `
  And if you're thinkin' that's a crime
E              G6      A   B
  You'd better think a-gain__

VERSE:
E       G6               A   `
  Don't care what you're into
E     G6         A   `
We're in for the race
E      G6             A          `
  Just want you to re-member one thing
E        G6            A        B
  It all came from the same old place I've

PRE-CHORUS:
A   `      A         `           E  `  E  `
Seen__ and done I've seen how it go-___oes  with
A    `           A    `           Bm/D  A/C# .B5    `
Stars__ in their eyes on with the show- ow-   ow oh yeah

CHORUS:  (fade on third repeat)
E            '  'A  E            '  'A
  The mighty rock     the mighty roll
E           '    'A  E           ' 'A
  Once it's got ya     won't let go-woh
E          '    'A  E         ' 'A
  It don't matter     what ya do
Bm/D         `             A/C# 'B5 'B
  The mighty rock's comin' after you yeah

================================================================================

CHORDS:
    Bm/D  A/C#  B   E   A   G6
E|---2--------------0-------0--|   Chords can be used for a basic performance.
B|---3-----2----4---0---2---0--|   TAB below details the distinctive voicings,
G|---4-----2----4---1---2---0--|   rhythm patterns and passing chords heard on
D|---0-----2----4---2---2---0--|   the original recording.
A|---------4----2---2---0------|
E|------------------0-------3--|

Eighth-note rhythm is heavily syncopated
All + beats are UP-strokes
Staccato phrasing by lifting fretting fingers and palm muting
Longer notes are indicated thus ====

INTRO:
   Bm/D  A/C#    A                      Bm/D  A/C#  B5                  E
   1   2 + 3   4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4      1   2 + 3   4     1   2   3   4 +
E|-2===------------|-----------------||-2===------------|-----------------|
B|-3===--2=====--2-|---2---2---2-----||-3===--2---------|---------------0=|
G|-4===--2=====--2-|---2---2---2-----||-4===--2-----4===|====-----------1=|
D|-0===--2=====--2-|---2---2---2-----||-0===--2-----4===|====-----------2=|
A|-------4=====----|-----------------||-------4-----2===|====-0===------2=|
E|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|---------3===2-0=|
 |                 |                 ||                 |                 |
G|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
A|-5===--4=========|=============----||-5===--4-----2===|====-0===--------|
E|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|---------3===2-0=|

A-chords index-finger barre

Bm/D  A/C#  B
When this progression recurs in the PRE-CHORUS and RE-INTRO the B5-chord
is held for five beats - without the bass-lick and syncopated E-chord.

CHORUS:
   E           A
   1   2 + 3   4
E|-------0---------|
B|-0===--0-----2---|  Rhythm figure played six times
G|-1===--1-----2---|  Bass part varies every second bar
D|-2===--2-----2---|
A|-2===------------|
E|-0===------------|

  _1.3.5.__________  _2.______________  _4.______________  _6.______________
 | 1   2 + 3 + 4 + | |1   2 + 3 + 4 + || 1   2 + 3 + 4 + || 1   2 + 3 + 4   |
G|-----------------||-----------------||-------6---------||-----------------|
D|---------------2-||-----------------||-----------------||-----------------|
A|-----4---5---4---||-----4---5---0-2-||-----4---5-5-6-6-||-----4---5---7---|
E|-0-----0---0-----||-0-----0---0-----||-0---------------||-0-----0---0-----|

                                      (variation in repeats)
   Bm/D              A/C#    B5         A/C#    B5  B
   1   2   3   4     1   2   3   4      1   2   3   4
E|-2==============-|-----------------||-----------------|
B|-3==============-|-2======---------||-2======-----4==-|
G|-4==============-|-2======-4======-||-2======-4===4==-|
D|-0==============-|-2======-4======-||-2======-4===4==-|
A|-----------------|-4======-2======-||-4======-2======-|
E|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
 |                 |                 ||                 |
G|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|
A|-5==============-|-4======-2======-||-4======-2==-2==-|
E|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|

 A-chord middle-finger barre           p = pull-off
G#-chord index-finger barre            h = hammer-on
A#-chord middle-finger barre           / = position shift
 B-chord ring-finger barre

VERSE:                                                                  2nd time
   E       G6    G#  A                  E       G6 G# A      A# B       -- A
   1   2   3 + 4 +   1 + 2   3   4      1   2   3 + 4 +   1   2 + 3   4 +    +
E|-----------0-----|-----------------||-----------0-----|-----------------| ---|
B|-0===------0---1-|-2===----2===----||-0===------0-1-2=|====/3-4=====4---| -2-|
G|-1===------0---1-|-2===----2===----||-1===------0-1-2=|====/3-4=====4---| -2-|
D|-2===------0---1-|-2===----2===----||-2===------0-1-2=|====/3-4=====4---| -2-|
A|-2===------------|---------0===----||-2===------------|-----------------| ---|
E|-0===------------|-----------------||-0===------------|-----------------| ---|
 |                 |                 ||                 |                 |    |
G|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------| ---|
D|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------| ---|
A|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------| ---|
E|-0---2---3---4-4-|-5p4-5---5---5---||-0---2---3---4-4-|-5---6---7---7---| -6-|
                                                      *                      *
* Chromatic Bass notes clash with chords

PRE-CHORUS:
   A  (D)    A          (D)    A**     E
   1   2   3 + 4 +   1   2   3 + 4     1 + 2   3 + 4 +   1 + 2   3 + 4 +
E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-2===3---3-2---2=|=====3---3-2====-|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-2===2---2-2---2=|=====2---2-2====-|-----------------|-----------------|
D|-2===4---4-2---2=|=====4---4-2====-|-2---------------|-2---------------|
A|-0===0---0-0---0=|=====0---0-0====-|-2-2-4---5p4-2h4-|-2-2-4---5p4-2h4-|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-0---------------|-0---------------|
 |                 |                 |                 |                 |
G|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-5---5---5---5---|-5---5---5---5=\=|-0---0---0---0h2-|-0---0---0---0===|

All chords index-finger barre
** 2nd time cut short leading into  Bm/D  A/C#  B
(and Bass slides up to B)

================================================================================

LEAD GUITAR
The promotional video shows Mal Eastick playing the fourth lick
in 9th-position - hardly possible after the slide to Fret-2.
Perhaps the parts were mixed from different takes.
RE-INTRO is an octave higher.

INTRO:
   Bm/D A/C#     A                     Bm/D A/C#       A
   1  2 + 3 +  4 +   1 + 2  + 3  4     1  2 + 3 + a 4  + a   1 + 2 +     3  4
E|-----------------|-----------------|---------------------|-------------------|
B|----------10\9---|-----------------|---------------------|-------10/12\10==\3|
G|---------------9-|-9-9------9------|--------------9------|-9-9---------------|
D|-----------------|-----11-9----11\2|----------9h11---9h11|-----11------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|---------------------|-------------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|---------------------|-------------------|
            .    .   . .      .

   Bm/D A/C#    A                     Bm/D  A/C#  B5
   1  2  3 +  4 +   1 + 2  + 3  4     1 + 2 + 3 + 4     1  2  3  4
E|----------------|-----------------|-------------7===|=============|
B|---------10\9---|-----------------|b7=r-5-7---------|-------------|
G|--------------9-|-9-9------9------|-----------6-----|-------------|
D|----------------|-----11-9----11\2|-----------------|-------------|
A|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------|
E|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------|
                .   . .      .

  . = pinch harmonic
  \ = slide (destination note is not picked)
  / = slide (grace note)
  h = hammer-on
  b = pre bend full step
  r = release bend
=== = sustained note


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