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joy division - love will tear us apart

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by jaworski, Feb 16, 2003.


  1. jaworski

    jaworski

    Aug 18, 2002
    hey there, was just wondering if anyone had the bass tab for joy division's "love will tear us apart" song. i checked a couple sites but suprisingly couldn't find it so was wondering if anyone had it/could post it for me. thanks
     
  2. the original (faster) version;

    uses strumming on open strings (incidentally on the New Order Finsbury Park footage you can see Hook use a capo to play the song in E as opposed to D as originally recorded)

    intro;

    G-9-
    D-7-
    A-0-
    E--- (strum chord to the required rhythm)


    verse/chorus;

    G-7--9--9--9--9--9--11-12-11--9--7--
    D-0--0--0--0--0--0---0--0---0---0--0--
    A--------------------------------------
    E--------------------------------------

    slide between notes on top string.

    G------------------7-----------------
    D-9--9-9-9-9-9----7-----7-----7--
    A-----------------------0-0---0-0----
    E-------------------------------------


    ends with intro chord strummed, then,

    G-7
    D-0
    A--
    E-- strummed,
    finally with alternating open D string, 7th fret D on G string after drums stop.

    the 12in version has a different ending- after the intro chord is played, there's a D, B, A section.