Song Information for Motorcycle Emptiness

Song Title:Motorcycle Emptiness
Artist:Manic Street Preachers
Hits:14
{t:Motorcycle Emptiness}
 {st:Manic Street Preachers}
 
 Date: Sat, 15 Nov 1997 16:34:22 -0500 (EST)
 From: C0rdr0y@aol.com
 To: guitar@olga.net, history38@geocites.com
 Subject: tab:motorcycle emptiness by the manic street preachers
 
 MotorCycle Emptiness-Manic Street Preachers
 
 I have made this tab from several others. It may be out on some parts but
 it should all fit in somewhere. Thanks to Cormac ward for the outro+solo.
 
 Chords:-
 E-022100(or x7999x)
 B-799877(but idealy you should play B/D#-the bass player playing the D#(fret
 6 A string) or you could play x7666x, it sounds better with a bass player)
 C#m-x46644
 A-x02220(or 577655)
 C-x32010(or x3555x or 8(10)(10)988
 D-xx232 (or x5777)
 G-3x0033 (or 355433)
 
 RIFFS:-
 
 Riff 1
 [E] 
 [b]g
 
 {sot}
 d -9b11r9----7-9----7-9---9b11r9----7-9--7-9---9b11r9---11 
 {eot}
 [A] 
 [E] 
 Riff 2
 [E] 
 [b] 
 {sot}
 g-13b14r13--11-13-11-13------13b14r13--11-13-11-13----13b14r13---14
 {eot}
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E] 
 Riff 3
 [E] 
 {sot}
 b--12b14r12---10-12-10-12---12b14r12---10-12-10-12-----12b14r12-----14
 {eot}
 g
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E] 
 Riff 4
 [E] 
 [b]g
 
 {sot}
 D-7-9-9-9-9-9-11-11-11-11-13-13-13
 {eot}
 [A] 
 [E] 
 Riff 5
 [E] 
 [b]g
 
 {sot}
 d-------7------9-------11--------13
 {eot}
 [A] 
 [E] 
 
 INTRO:-
 
 (E B/D# C#m A)under Riff 1, Riff 4
 (E B/D# C#m A)under Riff 2, Riff 4
 
 VERSE1:-
 [E]Culture sucks down w[B/D#]ords
 C#m A (E B/D# C#m A)under riff 3, riff 4
 Itemise loathing and feed yourself smiles
 [E]Organise your safe Tri[B/D#]bal War
 C#m A (E B/D# C#m A)under riff 2, riff 5
 Hurt main kill and enslave the ghetto
 
 BRIDGE:
 [C#m]Each day [E]living out a lie
 b A(for 4 bars)
 Life sold so cheaply forever, ever, ever
 
 CHORUS:
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle[A] emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle [A]emptiness
 
 VERSE 2:
 (E B/D# C#m A)under riff1, riff 4
 
 [E]Life lives a slow s[B/D#]uicide
 C#m A (E B/D# C#m A)under riff 3, riff 4
 Orthodox dreams and Symbolic myths
 [E]>From fuedal serf to[B/D#] spender
 C#m A (E B/D# C#m A)under riff 2, riff 5
 This wonderful world of purchase power
 
 BRIDGE:
 [C#m]Just like lungs suckin[E]g on air
 b A(for 4 bars)
 Survivals natural as sorrow, sorrow, sorrow
 
 CHORUS:
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle[A] emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle [A]emptiness
 
 MIDDLE 8:
 A, b, A, b, C, D, C, D
 
 [A]All we want from [b]you are the kicks[A] you've given us[b]
 [C]All we want from [D]you are the kicks[C] you've given us[D]
 [A]All we want from [b]you are the kicks[A] you've given us[b]
 C D C D(1 strum)
 All we want from you are the kicks you've given us
 
 CHORUS:
 CHORUS:
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle[A] emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle [A]emptiness
 
 SOLO:
 
 (E g A E E g A E(one strum))under:(this may not b accurate)
 [E] 
 
 {sot}
 b--12--13-12-----------------------12---13--17--15--14--15--14
 g--------------------13-----------13--------------------------
 d-----------------------------14------------------------------
 {eot}
 [A] 
 [E] 
 [E] 
 
 {sot}
 b-12-----------------------------------------12--13---12---------------
 g--------14--16--14--11--13---16---------------------13--------13------
 d---------------------------------------------------------------------14
 {eot}
 [A] 
 [E] 
 
 [E] 
 
 {sot}
 b----------12----------17--15-15--15-15-15---15-------------------------
 {eot}
 g
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E] 
 VERSE 3:
 
 [E]Drive away and its the [B/D#]same
 C#m A (E B/D# C#m A)under riff 2, riff 4
 Everywheres death row, everyones a victim
 [E]Your joys are counter[B/D#]feit
 [C#m]This happiness corrupt p[A]olitical shit
 
 BRIDGE:
 [C#m]Living life like a[E] comatose
 b A(for 4 bars)
 Ego loaded and swallow, swallow, swallow
 
 CHORUS:
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle[A] emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle [A]emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] motorcycle[A] emptiness
 [E]Under neon [B/D#]loneliness,[C#m] Everlasting[A] loveliness
 
 OUTRO:
 (E B/D# C#m A)*4 under something like
 
 [E] 
 {sot}
 b-----12--10--8--12--10--8--12--10--8--12--10--8--12--10--8--
 {eot}
 g
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E] 
 [E] 
 {sot}
 b--12-/-14-\-12----10-12-10-12---12-/14-\12-----5-5-5-5-5--7-9-7-5
 {eot}
 g
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E] 
 [E] 
 {sot}
 b-9-9-9-9-9--11-13-11-9---11-/-13-\-11--9-11--9--11-----11-/13-\-11-----13
 {eot}
 g
 [D] 
 [A] 
 [E]repeat solo and improvise as neccesary.
 
 all guitars end on E(one strum)
 
 any comments/queries/corrections/anything e-mail me at
 
 c0rdr0y@aol.com(note the 0's in c0rdr0y are zero's)
 
 John Morris