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The Seeker (demo) – guitar tab

The Seeker (demo) | guitar tab
By Pete Townshend
From Who Came First Remaster 
Written by Pete Townshend, 1970

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
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Transcribed by Drjasonsmith@aol.com
Previous transcription by Litgo@aol.com

2000-04-06                   Whotabs                     www.thewho.net/whotabs/

A5   x022xx   
G/A  x000xx   
G    (3)x0033
D    xx0232
F    xx3211
C    x3201(0)

[Note: D-G/A slurs from D to G/A into A]

| A5  A5  A5  |(G/A)A A G D  |(D-G/A)A G/A A |(G/A)A A G D | F C    | C  G  |


||(D-G/A)A5 A5  |(G/A)A5 A5 G D ||

I've looked under chairs
I've looked under tables                    C
I've tried to find the key to fifty million fables
                 D    D    C  G     D    C  G
They call me the Seeker
                            A...      (C) F  C
I've been searching low and high     
                                  C G                A...
I won't find what I'm after     'til the day I die

[repeat verse pattern with riff, below]
I asked my idols, questions to my mother
I bought tickets just anywhere 
Hoping to discover
They call me the Seeker
I've been searching low and high
I won't get to get what I'm after 'til the day I truly die

D                     G D                    G
People tend to hate me   'cause I never smile
     A                              G     A         G
As I ransack their homes they wanna shake my hand
D                   G  D                  G
Focusing on nowhere, investigating miles
      E                              E7
I'm a Seeker, I'm a really desperate man

I asked Bobby Dylan, I asked the Beatles, I asked Timothy Leary
But he didn't help me either
They call me the Seeker
I've been looking low and high
I won't get to get what I'm after 'til the day I die

Keep lookin'
[repeat verse/chorus for instrumental]

I won't get to get what I'm after 'til the day I die

I learned how to raise my voice in anger
Yeah, but look at my face, ain't this a smile
I'm happy when life's good and when it's bad I cry
I got values but I don't know how or why

I'm looking for me, you're looking for you
                                                       C
We're looking at each other and we don't know what to do
They call me the Seeker        
                                              C   F C
I've been searching low and high
                                   C G                 A...
I won't get to get what I'm after       'til the day I die

I won't get to get what I'm after 'til the day I die


[riff for second guitar]
             A    
||---------|----||
||---------|----||
||---------|----||
||-2-5/7/5-|-2--||
||-0-3/5/3-|-0--||
||---------|----||

             D
||---------|----||
||---------|----||
||---------|----||
||-2-5/7/5-|-7--||
||-0-3/5/3-|-5--||
||---------|----||
 

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

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