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/ The Stranglers / Dreamtime (1987) / Mayan Skies guitar tab

The Stranglers - Mayan Skies
Tabbed By: Reecy
Email: Bushhead81@Hotmail.com

Tuning: Standard (E A D G B E)



MAYAN SKIES
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Transcription by: Richard Stanforth (rtstanforth@hotmail.com)
Date of Transcription: 17th August 2002

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intro: E D B D G, E D B D - Bb/F D/A Ab/C A (w/riff 2)

 (riff 2):
   (A)
E|-0--0-0--0-0---0--0-0--0-0---|
B|-8--8-7--7-0---8--8-7--7-0---|
G|-9--9-9--9-9---9--9-9--9-9---|
D|-----------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|


main riff

   (E)
E|--0--0--0-0---0--0--0-0---0--0---|
B|-10-10--9-9--10-10--9-9--10--9---|
G|-11-11--9-9--11-11--9-9--11--9---|
D|---------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|

E5 (w/main riff)
I can see red is the colour of life in a Mayan sky
I can see green is the colour of jungle in Mayan skies
A5 (riff 2)          E5 (main riff)
Mexico speaks at the sunrise

E5 (w/main riff)
I can see yellow's the colour of gold under Mayan skies
Tempting children who came to get rich under Mayan skies
A5 (riff 2)          E5 (main riff)
Mexico speaks at the sunrise


short trumpet solo: A5 (riff 2) then E5 (main riff)


E                           D
Mayan skies sleep talk with voices of lovers
    B                          D
In torture and suffering they soothe one another
    E                       D
The passion of youth kisses age in a nation
    B                       D              E (w/main riff)
The Mayan skies painting a colour creation up above


                                 up above...
break: E D B D G, E D B D - Bb/F D/A Ab/C A (w/riff 2)


E (main riff)


E                           D
Mayan skies sleep talk with voices of lovers
    B                          D
In torture and suffering they soothe one another
    E                       D
The passion of youth kisses age in a nation
    B                       D              E (w/main riff)
The Mayan skies painting a colour creation up above



I can see red, green and yellow the colours of Mayan skies...


end on E/G#.


The Stranglers albums
2002 Laid Back
1998 Coup de Grace
1995 About Time
1990 10
1987 Dreamtime
1984 Aural Sculpture
1983 Feline
1981 The Meninblack
1981 La Folie
1979 The Raven
1978 Black and White
1977 No More Heroes
1977 Rattus Norvegicus
Dreamtime tabs
01Always the Sun tabbass tab
02Dreamtime tabbass tab
03Was It You? tabbass tab
04You'll Always Reap What You Sow tabbass tab
06Nice in Nice tabbass tab
07Big in America tabbass tab
08Shakin' Like a Leaf tabbass tab
09Mayan Skies tabbass tab

 

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