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How to play
"Slow Dancing In A Burning Room"
on guitar

Get Tuned:

Standard tuning (E A D G B E)

The section markers in the video correlate to the section markers in the tab below to get you learning the song as quickly as possible.

The second solo is a little bit John Mayer's a a little bit mine; it was from no recording. Hope you enjoy.

Intro

Rhythm
e[-------------------------------------------------------------0-]
b[---------------------5------5--------------------------------0-]
g[-----9---s/9--8------4h6p4--4-------9---/9--8----------------4-(repeat)
d[---------s/11-9-11-9--------6-----------/11-9-11-9-4h6p4---4-5-]
a[-9/11-----------11-9-----------9/11-----------11-9-4-----7---7-]
e[-------9-------------5------0---------9------------5---------0-]

Melody 1
e[9-11/b12--11/b12--11--9-----------------9--11/b12-11/b12--11--9----------]
b[------------------------12--12/s14-12-9-------------------------12-7h9-7-]
g[------------------------------------------------------------------------9]
d[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
a[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
e[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]

Melody 2
e[12-14/s16--14/s16--14--12-11-12--11---12--14/s16-14/s16--14-12-11--------]
b[------------------------------------12---------------------------12--14-9]
g[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
d[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
a[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
e[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
				

Verse

e[------------------------------------------]
b[----------------------------------5---5---]
g[-----------9----9----9------------4---4---]
d[-----------9----9h11-9----------------6---]
a[------9h11---11--------11--9--------------]
e[---9---------------------------5------0---]
				
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Chorus

e[---0-----------0---0-------------|---0----0--------]
b[---0-----------0---0-------------|---0----0----5---]
g[---8-h-9-p-8---9---6-(repeat-2x)-|---9----6----4---]
d[---9-----------11--7-------------|---11---7----6---]
a[---------------------------------|-----------------]
e[---7-----------9---5-------------|---9----5----0---]
				

Solo

e[--7--9/b11b\9-----------------------------------9-12/b-9-12/b-9-12/b14-12-
b[9------------9/b11\9-7/b9\7/9\7-p-5-h-7/s9--9-12--------9------9----------
g[--------------------------------------------------------------------------
d[--------------------------------------------------------------------------
a[--------------------------------------------------------------------------
e[--------------------------------------------------------------------------

--9-------------------------------------------------------------]
----12-p-9-----------------------------------12/s14-12/s14--12--]
------------11/b12\11-9------11/b12\11-9-11--11/s13-11/s13--11--]
------------------------11--------------------------------------]
----------------------------------------------------------------]
----------------------------------------------------------------]
				

Bridge

e[---0----0----0---]
b[---0----0----0---]
g[---9----8----6---]
d[---11---9----7---]
a[-----------------]
e[---9----7----5---]
				

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