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Tonight, Tonight

Smashing Pumpkins

 

Tune ½ step down.

 

Intro:  / G riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

             / Em riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

             / G riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

             / Em riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

 

             / Cadd9 - G/B - / Dsus2 - - - /  x3

          / G riff - - - / - - - - /

 

             Fig. 1  x2

 

 Fig. 1                                Fig. 1

 Time is never time at all

                                   Fig. 1                      Fig. 2

 You can never ever leave without leaving a piece of youth.

 Fig. 1                                               Fig. 1

         And our lives are forever changed,

                                 Fig. 1                                         Fig. 2

 We will never be the same; The more you change the less you feel.

 

 Fig. 1    Fig.1               Fig.1      

 Believe, believe in me, believe

       G (½)   D (½)   Em

 Believe

        Am                         C                         G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 That life can change, that you're not stuck in vain

          Am                         C (2)       

 We're not the same, we're different

     Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2       Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2

 Tonight

 

 

Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2         Em              Am

   Tonight,                               tonight, so bright

     Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2       Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2

 Tonight                                                                            Tonight

 

/ G riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

/ Em riff - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - - - /

 

 G riff

 And you know you're never sure

                                                Em riff

 But sure you're sure you could be right

 

 If you held yourself up to the light

 G riff                                                             Em riff

      And the embers never fade in your city by the lake

 

 The place where you were born.

 

 

 

 

Fig. 1    Fig.1               Fig.1      

 Believe, believe in me, believe

       G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 Believe

          Am      C                G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 In the resolute urgency of now

           Am                     C                  

 And if you believe there's not a chance

 

     Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2       Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2

 Tonight

Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2         Em              Am

   Tonight,                               tonight, so bright

     Cadd9 (½)   G/B (½)  Dsus2       G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 Tonight                                                                                                                               

 

           Am        C                G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 We'll crucify the insincere tonight (tonight)

           Am                          C           G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 We'll make things right, we'll feel it all tonight (tonight)

        Am              C                G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 We'll find a way to offer up the night (tonight)

                Am      C                     G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 The indescribable moments of your life (tonight)

            Am         C            G (½)   Dsus4/F# (½)   Em

 The impossible is possible tonight (tonight)

      Am                  C (fermata)           

 Believe in me as I believe in you

 

 Fig. 1      Fig.1                   Fig.1      G (½ hold)    D/F# (½ hold)    Em (hold)

 Tonight, tonight, tonight, tonight.

 

 

 

Fig. 1

 eb---------------------------------|

 Bb--0-----0---------0-----0--------|

 Gb----0-----0---0-----0-----0---0--|

 Db---------------------------------|

 Ab-3----3-----3----5-----5----5----|

 Eb---------------------------------|

 

Fig. 2

 eb---------------------------------|

 Bb--0-----0---------0-----0--------|

 Gb----0-----0---0-----0-----0---0--|

 Db---------------------------------|

 Ab-7----7-----7----9----9----9-----|

 Eb---------------------------------|

 

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.