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Author/Artist: Pearl Jam

Title: Sleight Of Hand

Album: Binaural

Transcribed by: Evan Cowan

Email: evan@giventowail.com

 

Might be in an alternate tuning (my guess is open-D)

Here it is in standard, some of it doesn't sound quite right...

 

-|--------10------------9----------------------------------|------------------

-|-----8-------------5----------------10-------------------|------------------

-|--9-------------7---------------11------------9/11-------|------------------

-|-----------------------------9-------------*7------------|------------------

-|---------------------------------------------------------|------------------

-|---------------------------------------------------------|------------------

G1 *let ring, same for each repeat

 

-|------10----------------9-------------------------------------------------|-

-|----8-----------------5-----------10--------------------------------------|-

-|--9-----------------7----------11-----------------9/11--------------------|-

-|-----------------------------9------------------7-------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

G1 Routine was the theme he'd wake up and wash and pour himself

 

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|------3-------------------------0-----------------------------------------|-

-|--------2-------------------------2---------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

G2

 

-|-----------------10-------------------9--------------------------------|----

-|---------------8--------------------5--------------10------------------|----

-|-------7-----9--------------------7-------------11----------9/11-------|----

-|----------------------------------------------9-----------7------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

G1 In uniform something he hadn't imagined being

 

-|------------------------------------------9----------------------------|----

-|--------------------------------------------10-------------------------|----

-|--------2---------------------------------------------------2----------|----

-|----------5---------------------------------------------------4--------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

G2

 

-|-----------------------------------10-----------------9---------------|-----

-|---------------------------------8------------------5------------10---|-----

-|-----------7-------------------9------------------7-----------11------|-----

-|------------------------------------------------------------9---------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

G1 As the merging traffic passed he found himself staring down

 

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

-|---------------------------------3------------------------------0-----|-----

-|-----------------------------------2------------------------------2---|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----

G2

 

-|----------------------10-------------------------9-------------------|------

-|--------------------8--------------------------5----------------10---|------

-|---9/11------7----9--------------------------7---------------11------|------

-|-7---------------------------------------------------------9---------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

G1 At his own hands not remembering the change

 

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|----------------------------------------------2----------------------|------

-|---------------0--------------------------------2--------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

G2

 

-|----------------------------------------------|-----------------------------

-|----------------------------8-----------------|-----------------------------

-|------------9/11----------7-------------------|-----------------------------

-|----------7-----------------------------------|-----------------------------

-|----------------------------------------------|-----------------------------

-|----------------------------------------------|-----------------------------

G1 Not recalling the plan was it...

 

-|---------------5----------------------------5--------------------|----------

-|---------------5----------------------------5--------------------|----------

-|--9---9--------7----7-----------9---9-------7---------7----------|----------

-|--9---9--------7----7-----------9---9-------7---------7----------|----------

-|--7---7--------5----5-----------7---7-------5---------5----------|----------

-|--7---7--------5----5-----------7---7-------5---------5----------|----------

G1 He was ok but wondering about wandering or was it

 

-|--0------------0----------------0-----------0--------------------|----------

-|--0------------3----------------0-----------3--------------------|----------

-|--1------------2----------------1-----------2--------------------|----------

-|--2------------0----------------2-----------0--------------------|----------

-|--2------------0----------------2-----------0--------------------|----------

-|--0-----------------------------0--------------------------------|----------

G2

 

-|------------5---------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|------------5---------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|--9---9-----7-----7-----------------6--------------------4------|-----------

-|--9---9-----7-----7-----------------7--------------------5------|-----------

-|--7---7-----5-----5-----------------7--------------------5------|-----------

-|--7---7-----5-----5-----------------5--------------------3------|-----------

G1 Age by consequence or was he moved by sleight of hand

 

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|--0----------*\-------*vvvvvvvvvv-------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------*vvvvvvvvvv---6--------------------0------|-----------

-|------------------------------------7--------------------0------|-----------

-|------------------------------------0---------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

G2 *trem bar dive **trem bar/wah effects

 

-|----------------------9-------------------------------------------------|---

-|--8-----------------5-----------------------------------------------8---|---

-|------------------7------------11----------------9/11-------------7-----|---

-|-----------------------------9-----------------7------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G1 Mondays were made to fall lost on a road he knew by heart

 

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|---3-----------------------------0--------------------------------------|---

-|-----2-----------------------------2------------------------------2-----|---

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------5---|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G2 W/ Fill 1

 

-|-----10-----------------------------------9-----------------------------|---

-|---8------------------------------------5----------10-------------------|---

-|-9------------------------------------7---------11---------------9/11---|---

-|----------------------------------------------9----------------7--------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G1 It was like a book he read in his sleep endlessly

 

-|---------------------------------------------------------------5--------|---

-|-------------------------------------------2----------------------------|---

-|---------------------------------------------2-----------------2--------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G2

 

-|------------------------10-------------------9------|-----------------|-----

-|----------------------8--------------------5--------|-*b14-r-12-------|-----

-|--7-----------------9--------------------7----------|-----------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------|-----

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------|-----

G1 Sometimes he hid in his radio watching Fill 1 *prebend

 

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|------------------------3---------------------------|-----------------------

-|--------------------------2-------------------------|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

G2

 

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|---------------------------------10-10-10-10-10-10--|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------9--9--9--9--9--9--|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

-|----------------------------------------------------|-----------------------

G3

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|------------------------------10---------------------------------------|----

-|--------------------------11------------9/11---------------------------|----

-|------------------------9-------------7--------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

G1 Others pull into their homes while he was drifting....

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------0-----------------------------------------|----

-|-------------------------------2---------------------------0-----------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

G2

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10------------|----

-|--9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|----

G3

 

-|-----------5--------------------------5---------------|---------------------

-|-----------5--------------------------5---------------|---------------------

-|-9---9-----7----7--------9---9--------7----7----------|---------------------

-|-9---9-----7----7--------9---9--------7----7----------|---------------------

-|-7---7-----5----5--------7---7--------5----5----------|---------------------

-|-7---7-----5----5--------7---7--------5----5----------|---------------------

G1 On a line of his own off the line on the

 

-|------------------------------------------------------|---------------------

-|------------------------------------------------------|---------------------

-|-----------2vv--2vvv----*2vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv-----|---------------------

-|------------------------------------------------------|---------------------

-|------------------------------------------------------|---------------------

-|------------------------------------------------------|---------------------

G2 *with wah and trem bar effects

 

-|---------------5----------------------------------------------------------|-

-|---------------5------5--------------5---3--3-----5-----------------------|-

-|--9---9--------7--7---6--------------6---4--4-----6-----------------------|-

-|--9---9--------7--7---7--------------7---5--5-----7--------7--------------|-

-|--7---7--------5--5---7--------------7---5--5-----7--------7--------------|-

-|--7---7--------5--5---5--------------5---3--3-----5--------5--------------|-

G1 Side bye the by as dirt turned to sand as if moved by sleight of hand

 

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|-*vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv----------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------7--------7-----------\--|-

-|--------------------------------------------------0--------0--------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

G2 *continue with wah and trem bar effects

 

-|-17b19-17b19-17b19--------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|-

G3

 

-|-------15----------------14----------------10---------------------------|---

-|----13----------------10-----------------8-----------------10-----------|---

-|-14----------------12------------------9-----------------7--------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G1

 

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|-12----------------------10h12p10-\8---------8h10----------8h10p8\7-----|---

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------9p7-|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

-|------------------------------------------------------------------------|---

G2 (With delay)

 

-|-------15--------------14--------------10-----------------------|-----------

-|----13--------------10---------------8---------------10---------|-----------

-|-14--------------12----------------9---------------7------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

G1

 

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|--------------------8p7---7-8p7-10p7---------------12-----------|-----------

-|-9p7-9/11---------------9---------------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

-|----------------------------------------------------------------|-----------

G2

 

-|-----10------------------------9----------------------------------|---------

-|---8-------------------------5--------------10--------------------|---------

-|-9-------------------------7-------------11------------9/11-------|---------

-|---------------------------------------9-------------7------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

G1 When he reached the shore of his clip on world

 

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|-10-10------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

-|------------------------------------------------------------------|---------

G2

 

-|--------------------------10-------9--------------------------------|-------

-|------------------------8--------5----------------------------------|-------

-|-7--------------------9--------7----------------------------11------|-------

-|----------------------------------------------------------9---------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

G1 He resurfaced to the norm organized his few things

 

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|----------------------------------2---------------------------------|-------

-|------------------------------------2-------------------------------|-------

-|-0------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

G2

 

-|------------------------12-12-12------------------------------------|-------

-|------------------------10-10-10------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|-------

G3

 

-|-------------------------------------------9-------------9-----------|------

-|-------------------------8---------------8-------------5-------------|------

-|--------------9/11-----7---------------9-------------7---------------|------

-|------------7--------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

G1 His coat and keys any new realizations would have to

 

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|-------------------------------------------2-------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------2-----------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

G2

 

-|------------------------------------------------12-12---------17-17--|------

-|----------------------10-10---------------------10-10----------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

-|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------

G3

 

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|-------10------------------------------8-----|------------------------------

-|----11----------9/11-----------------7-------|------------------------------

-|--9-----------7------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

G1 Wait till he had more time

 

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|------2-2----------------------------2p0-----|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

G2

 

-|-----12--12--12--12--12----------------------|------------------------------

-|-----10--10--10--10--10----------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

-|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------

G3 (with delay)

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

-|----------------------5---------------------------------5----------|--------

-|-----9-----9----------7----7--------9----9--------------7---7------|--------

-|-----9-----9----------7----7--------9----9--------------7---7------|--------

-|-----7-----7----------5----5--------7----7--------------5---5------|--------

-|-----7-----7----------5----5--------7----7--------------5---5------|--------

G1 More time time to dream to himself he waves goodbye to

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

-|------------------------------------0-*vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv---|--------

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

-|-----9-----9----------7--------------------------------------------|--------

-|-----7-----7----------5--------------------------------------------|--------

-|-----7-----7----------5--------------------------------------------|--------

G2 *w/wah and trem bar effects

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

-|---------------------------------------------------------2--2-2--2-|--------

-|---------------------------------------------------------0--0-0--0-|--------

-|---------------------------------------------------------0--0-0--0-|--------

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------|--------

G3

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------|--------------

-|------------------5--------------------5----------3----------|--------------

-|-----9----9-------7----7---------------6----6-----4----4-----|--------------

-|-----9----9-------7----7---------------7----7-----5----5-----|--------------

-|-----7----7-------5----5---------------7----7-----5----5-----|--------------

-|-----7----7-------5----5---------------5----5-----3----3-----|--------------

G1 Himself I'll see you on the other side

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------|--------------

-|-0*vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv------------------------|--------------

-|--------------------------------------------------0*vvvvvvv--|--------------

-|---------------------------------------7----7-----0*vvvvvvv--|--------------

-|---------------------------------------0----0----------------|--------------

-|-------------------------------------------------------------|--------------

G2 *same as before

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------|--------------

-|-----0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------------------------------|--------------

-|-2b4-2b4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-b4--2b4r2p0---2----2----------------|--------------

-|-------------------------------------2-2----2-----5-----5----|--------------

-|---------------------------------------0----0-----5-----5----|--------------

-|--------------------------------------------------3-----3----|--------------

G3 hold bend-------|

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|---6----------6-----6---6---------------------6---6-----6---6----|----------

-|---7----------7-----7---7---------------------7---7-----7---7----|----------

-|---7----------7-----7---7---------------------7---7-----7---7----|----------

-|---5----------5-----5---5---------------------5---5-----5---5----|----------

G1 Another man moved by sleight of hand

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|---7----------7*vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv--7---7-*vvvvvvvvvv--|----------

-|---0----------0*vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv--0---0-*vvvvvvvvvv--|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

G2

 

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

-|---2----------2-----2---2---------------------2---2-----2---2----|----------

-|---2----------2-----2---2---------------------2---2-----2---2----|----------

-|---0----------0-----0---0---------------------0---0-----0---0----|----------

-|-----------------------------------------------------------------|----------

G3

 

-|----9----9----9------9------9------9------9------9------9------9---------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|--7----7----7----9p7----9p7----9p7----9p7----9p7----9p7----9p7-----------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

G1 fade out

 

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

-|-*7------------------------------------------------------*\-----------/--||-

-|-*0------------------------------------------------------*\-----------/--||-

-|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-

G2 **let ring, rock wah back and forth *trem dive

 

 

 

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