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Song: Layla

Release: performed live

Artist: The Smashing Pumpkins

Author: Martin Altenbeck <ALTENBECK@PHYSIK.UNI-WUPPERTAL.DE>

Tuning: standard

Notes: Eric Clapton cover - transcribed is as played by Eric Clapton

 

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Key:

P - pull off from previous note

B - bend note

H - hammer on

 

 

Lick 1:

D#m C# H Bb Ab C# Bb C# D#m

\ / | | | | | | |

e||------------------------------------------------------------------||

B||o--------------H--P--------S-------------------------------------o||

G||--------------8-11-8------8-6---------------6---------6--8--------||

D||-------8--11----------11--8-6--9------8--6--6------8--6--8--------||

A||o------------------------------9------8--6---------8-------------o||

E||------------------------------------------------------------------||

 

Lick 2:

H P B

e|---------------11-14-11-----14-16------14----13-----------11--------|

B|--------11--14---------14---------------------------14--------------|

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

 

H P B

e|---------------11-14-11-----16-18------16----13---------------------|

B|--------11--14---------14---------------------------14----16--------|

G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

 

INTRO: Lick 1

Lick 2 (2 x)

 

Dm Am

What will you do when you get lonely

Dm C# D# F

With nobody waiting by your side

Gm C F Bb

You've been running and hiding much too long,

Gm C F

You know it's just your foolish pride.

 

Bb D#m C# B A# Ab C# Bb C# D#m

CHORUS: Layla, you got me on my knees.

D#m C# B A# Ab C# Bb C# D#m

Layla, I'm begging darling please.

D#m C# B A# Ab C# Bb C# D#m C# B A# Ab C# Bb C#

Layla, darling won't you ease my worried mind.

 

Dm Am

Tried to give you consolation,

Dm C# D# F

Your old man won't let you down

Gm C F Bb

Like a fool, I fell in love with you,

Gm C F

Turned the whole world upside down

 

CHORUS

 

Dm Am

Let's make the best of the situation

Dm C# D# F

Before I fin'lly go insane.

Gm C F Bb

Please don't say we'll never find a way

Gm C F

And tell me all my loves in vain

 

CHORUS

 

PIANO-PART: Lick 3 )

Lick 3, Lick 4 (3 x) > (2 x)

Lick 5 )

 

Lick 3

Lick 3, Lick 4

Lick 3 (4 x)

Lick 3, Lick 4

 

(I'm not shure about the chords.)

 

Lick 3: C# Fm Fm-F#-Ab F# Fm D#m C#

 

Lick 4: D#m Ab C# D#m Fm D#m C# A C#

 

Lick 5: C# C Bb

 

Fm F# Ab F# F D#

 

D# Fm F# Fm D# C#

 

Bb C# Bb D# Bb

 

C# C Bb Ab

 

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