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The Song Remains The Same Live (By LED ZEPPELIN)
 
THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME - LIVE
Led Zeppelin
"The Song Remains The Same"

(Page, Plant)

Tuning from low to high :  DGCGCD
                        :  D 5 5 7 5 2

INTRO :
-------

This is the only bit which differs significantly from the studio
version.  The shapes are pretty similar though.

                        ^                         ^

D-----------------------2-------------------------3----------
C---0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0--0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0----------
G---5--5-5--5-5--5-5--5-0--5--5--5-5--5-5--5-5--5-2----------
C---0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0--0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-0----------
G------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------

                         ^                         ^

D------------------------9-------------------------12---------
C---0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0--7--0--0--0--0--0--0--0----10---------
G---5--5-5--5-5--5-5--5--7--10-10-10-10-10-10-10---10---------
C---0--0-0--0-0--0-0--0-----0--0--0--0--0--0--0----0---------
G------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------



D--14-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-------------------------------------
C--12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12--etc---------------------------------
G--12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12--------------------------------------
C--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------





D---0-0-0--------2-2-2-------0-0-0-------2-2-2---------------------------
C---0-0-0--------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0---------------------------
G---5-5-5--------0-0-0-------5-5-5-------0-0-0---------------------------
C---5-5-5--------2-2-2-------5-5-5-------2-2-2---------------------------
G---0-0-0--------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0---------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------



D---0-0-0--------2-2-2-------0-0-0-------2-2-2---------------------------
C---0-0-0--------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0---------------------------
G---5-5-5--------0-0-0-------5-5-5-------0-0-0---------------------------
C---5-5-5--------2-2-2-------5-5-5-------2-2-2---------------------------
G---0-0-0--------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0---------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------




D---2--2-2-----2---2---3--3-3----/5--3----------------
C---0--0-0-----0---0---0--0-0----/4--2----------------
G---0--0-0-----0---0---0--0-0-----0--0----------------  Repeat this line
C---0--0-0-----0---0---2--2-2-------------------------  3 times
G----------------------0--0-0-------------------------
D-----------------------------------------------------



D------------------------------------------------------------
C------3---3---3---3---3---3-----3---------3---3---3--------
G--2/3---3---3---2---2---2---3-5---5---3-5---2---2----------
C--0-------------0-----------0-------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------



D----------------2-2-2-------0-0-0-------2-2-2---------------
C----------------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0---------------
G---5-5-5--------0-0-0-------5-5-5-------0-0-0---------------
C---5-5-5--------2-2-2-------5-5-5-------2-2-2---------------
G---0-0-0--------0-0-0-------0-0-0-------0-0-0--------------
D------------------------------------------------------------



D--------------3-------------2------------2-------------2----------
C--------------0-------------0------------0-------------0----------
G--------------0-------------0------------0-------------0----------
C--------------2-------------2------------2-------------2----------
G-----------0--------------0------------0-------------0------------
D--3b5-3b5---------3b5-3b5------3b5-3b5-------3b5-3b5------3b5-3b5-




Play this line using a picking style rather than strumming :

D---2--2-2-----2---2---3--3-3----/5--3----------------
C---0--0-0-----0---0---0--0-0----/4--2----------------
G---0--0-0-----0---0---0--0-0-----0--0----------------  Repeat this line
C---0--0-0-----0---0---2--2-2-------------------------  3 times
G----------------------0--0-0-------------------------
D-----------------------------------------------------



D--3--5--8----8-8-------3--5--8----8-8----------------------
C--2--3--7----7-7-------2--3--7----7-7----------------------
G--3--5--8----8-8-------3--5--8----8-8----------------------
C--0--0--0----0-0-------0--0--0----0-0----------------------  Repeat this 
G------------------------------------------------------------  line once
D------------------------------------------------------------



Play this next line with a more choppy, funky feel to get the sound
of the live version.

D--3--5--8-7-8--x-x-x---3--5--8-7-8--x-x-x---3--5--8-7-8-----
C--2--3--7-6-7--x-x-x---2--3--7-6-7--x-x-x---2--3--7-6-7-----
G--3--5--8-7-8--x-x-x---3--5--8-7-8--x-x-x---3--5--8-7-8-----  
C--0--0--0-0-0--x-x-x---0--0--0-0-0--x-x-x---0--0--0-0-0-----
G------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------


                                         let last chord sustain

D--3--5---8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--8-------
C--2--3---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7--------
G--3--5---8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--8--------
C--0--0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0---------
G-------------------------------------------------------
D-------------------------------------------------------


  "I had a dream ..."


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Updated: July 9, 1999
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