johnMayer

How to play
"Stop This Train"
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 tab below is not supposed to show the strumming pattern exactly but the outline of the chord. He has a pretty specific way of strumming this song--so specific that I think I'll be posting a video to show you all how it's done.

Intro

e[---0----7---5---0---]
b[---0h3--0---0---0---]
g[---2----6---4---2---](repeat)
d[---0----0---0---0---]
a[--------------------]
e[--------------------]
				

Verse

e[---2--7--5--0----0----7---5---0---]
b[---3--0--0--0----0h3--0---0---0---]
g[---0--0--4--2----2----6---4---2---](repeat)
d[-----------------0----0---0---0---]
a[----------------------------------]
e[---3--3--3--3---------------------]
				
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Chorus

e[---2-0-2-3p2-0-----2-0-2-3p2-0-----2-0-2-0-----0-0-0-0---]
b[---3-3-3-----3-----3-3-3-----3-----3-3-3-3-----0-0-0-0---]
g[---3-3-3-----3-----2-2-2-----2-----1-1-1-1-----7-6-5-4---]
d[-----------------------------------------------5-5-5-5---]
a[---------------------------------------------------------]
e[---3-3-3--3--3-----2-2-2-----2-----0-0-0-0---------------]
				

Alt. 1

e[---2---1---0---0---]
b[---3---3---3---3---]
g[---3---3---2---1---]
d[---------------0---]
a[---------------2---]
e[---3---3---2---0---]
				

Bridge

e[--------------------------|-------------]
b[---0---2---3---5----------|---7--0--3---]
g[---0---0---0---0-(repeat)-|---0--5--0---]
d[---0---0---0---0----------|---7--5--4---]
a[-------0---2---4----------|---5---------]
e[---3----------------------|------5--0---]
				

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