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Hit And Run Tab
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                          HIT AND RUN - Girlschool
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Tabbed by: Anne Drury
Email: [email protected]
Date: October 20, 2005

Written by: Kim McAuliffe, Kelly Johnson
Album: "Hit and Run"     (1981, Bronze Records)

Notes:

-Tuning: Standard
-4/4 time, bar lines do indicate timing
-key of E - guitar solo is in E minor


INTRO:


   E5                       G5        E5                       A5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-14~~------|
 D -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-14~~------|
 A -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


   E5                       G5        E5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-/9-7------------|
 D -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|------9-5~~------|
 A -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|



1ST VERSE:

                  E5
I was out in the cold
  G5          E5       A5
Alone in the night
E5                         G5          E5      A5
How could I carry on, felt so empty inside
C5                    A5
All you gave me were promises
C5                   B5
Nothing better than lies



CHORUS:

Hit
and run                       Hit and run                         Hit and
   E5                       G5        E5                       A5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-14~~------|
 D -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-14~~------|
 A -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


   run                        Hit and run
   E5                       G5        E5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-/9-7------------|
 D -7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|-7/9-9-12~~-----|-7/9-9-9-7/9-9-9-|------9-5~~------|
 A -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|



2ND VERSE:

                     E5
Told me how it could be
          G5        E5       A5
Showed me how to believe
       E5                        G5         E5       A5
But I just didn't realize it was all in my dreams
C5                    A5
All you gave me were promises
C5                       B5
And nothing better than lies


Play CHORUS


BRIDGE:


But I know better now              I've found another way
   A5                                 E5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G -2---------------|--------2-------|-----------------|---------------2=|
 D -2---------------|--------2-5-4-2=|==---------------|---------2-4-5-2=|
 A -----------------|----------5-4-2=|==---------------|---------2-4-5---|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


   One thing I know for sure            I'm gonna live for today
   A5                                 E5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 G ==---------------|--------2-------|-----------------|-----------------|
 D ==---------------|--------2-5-4-2=|==---------------|-----------------|
 A -----------------|----------5-4-2=|==---------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


C5                  A5
Say good-bye to the bad times
C5                 D5
Now I'm free on my own


GUITAR SOLO:


   D5                          (gradually bend up)
 E ------------------------|---------------------------|
 B ------------------------|-------------------------5-|
 G -7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|-7--7--7--7--7^--7^--7^w---|
 D ------------------------|---------------------------|
 A ------------------------|---------------------------|
 E ------------------------|---------------------------|
(pm 1st 2 measures)


   E5                                     G5
 E ------------------------|---------------------------|
 B ------------------------|--------------5------------|
 G -7^w---7^w---7^w---7^w--|-7^w--7p54-----------7-9--|
 D ------------------------|---------------------------|
 A ------------------------|---------------------------|
 E ------------------------|---------------------------|


   E5                                     A5
 E ----------------7----|-10----7-------------------|
 B --10^w-10--------10-|----10---------------------|
 G ------------------------|---------9-------------7/9-|
 D ------------------------|---------------------------|
 A ------------------------|---------------------------|
 E ------------------------|---------------------------|


   E5                                      G5
 E -----------------------------|----------------------|
 B -8-10-10-10^(12)---(12)r10-8-|-10p8-----15^w---15--|
 G -----------------------------|------9---------------|
 D -----------------------------|----------------------|
 A -----------------------------|----------------------|
 E -----------------------------|----------------------|


   E5
                                                             A5
 E ---15--15p14-12-14p12----12----------------|--------------------------|
 B ----------------------15----15-12h15p12-10-|-8--10p8-10p8-10^---------|
 G -------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
 D -------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
 A -------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
 E -------------------------------------------|--------------------------|
                                                             (^=1.5 tones)


   Say good-bye to the bad times,     Now I'm free on my own
   C5                A5               C5                B5
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 B -13~~============|10~~-------8h10|p8~~=============|----------------|
 G -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 D -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 A -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 E -----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|



 Play CHORUS


(repeat CHORUS and fade)


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^...bend (w=whole tone)              /...slide up
r...release bend                     ...slide down
h...hammer on                        =...hold note        
p...pull off                         ~...vibrato             
pm..palm mute                        ..pinch harmonic 


(This file is the transcriber's own work and represents 
their interpretation of the song.)

 
 
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About the artist behind Hit And Run Tab:

Girlschool are a long-running English all-female heavy metal band originating out of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal.

Though enjoying little commercial success beyond the early 1980s, they maintain a worldwide cult following and were inspirational for many succeeding female bands.[citation needed]

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