In The Morning Of The Magicians

Acoustic tab

Artist: Flaming Lips
Album: Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
Song: In the Morning of the Magicians
Transcribed by: Daniel Paul
Tuning: Standard
                             (Tabbed for acoustic guitar)
                                based on C Major scale
INTRO: 

Strum each once with vibrato on B-string
    Dm      Em        Dm  Em     

e|-(1)------(3)------(5)-(7)--|e
B|--3~-------5~-------6~--8~--|B
G|----------------------------|G
D|----------------------------|D
A|----------------------------|A
E|----------------------------|E

Strumming loud 
  F    Am  G         F      Am     G           F                   

|-5~---8~--3--3--3---1--| |--8~----10--10--10--13~12~-8~---12~-13~-12~-8~-|
|-1----5---0~-1~-0~--1~-| |--5-(5)-12~-13~-12~-10-10--10---10--10--10--10-|
|-2----5---0--0--0---2--| |--5-----12--12--12--10-10--10---10--10--10--10-|
|-x----7---0--0--0---3--| |--7-----12--12--12--10-10--10---10--10--10--10-|
|-3----7---2--x--x---3--| |--0-----10--10--10--8--8---8----8---8---8---8--|
|-1~---5---3--3--3---1--| |-(0)-0--10--10--10--8--8---8----8---8---8---8--|

BRIDGE:
  Dm  Fmaj7 Bbmaj7 Am7  Dm Fmaj7 Bb G7      implied melody:
|-5-----3-----1----3--|--5---3---3--1-/-7| |-5-------------|-5----5---7-8~|
|-6-----1-----3----1--|--6---1---3--0----| |---6-8----6-8--|--6-8--6-8----|
|-7-----2-----2----0--|--7---2---3--0----| |-------5-7-----|-----5--------|
|-7-----x-----3----2--|--7---x---3--0----| |---------------|--------------|
|-5-----3-----1----0--|--5---3---1-------| |---------------|--------------|
|-5-----1-------------|--5---1------3----| |---------------|--------------|

VERSE:

Sweeping and continuous strumming  FILL ONE: pentonic (oriental) scale in C
   C   Cadd9 C       G                       C      Cadd9  C
|--0-----0---0----|--3-----3---3---|      |--------0----------------------|
|--1-----3---1----|--0-----3---0---|      |----------3p-1-------------1---|
|--0-----0---0----|--0-----0---0---|      |------0-------2-0~----2-0------|
|--2-----2---2----|--0-----0---0---|      |----2--------------------------|
|--3-----3---3----|--2-----2---2---|      |--3-----------------3----------|
|-----------------|--3-----3---3---|      |-------------------------------|

PRECHORUS:

Ohh ohh oh ohh oh oh oh…   
  C/G      F  Fmaj7     
|--0-------1---0------|
|--1-------1---1------|
|--0-------2---2------|
|--2-------3---3------|
|--3-------3---3------|
|--3-------1---1------|

CHORUS:                             END CHORUS:
What is love and what is hate?…      Oh…
   Dm   G     C  Cadd9 C              Dm   G   G7
|--1----3-----0---0----0---|        |--1---3---1---|
|--3----3-----1---3----1---|        |--3---3---0---|
|--2----0-----0---0----0---|        |--2---0---0---|
|--0----0-----2---2----2---|        |--0---0---0---|
|-(0)---2-----3---3----3---|        |-(0)--2---x---|
|-------3------------------|        |------3---3---|

CHRONOLOGY:

INTRO:    F, Am, G, F,    Am, G, F

BRIDGE:   Dm, Fmaj7, Bbmaj7, Am7,    Dm, Fmaj7, Bb, G7

VERSE I:  C,  Cadd9, C      C,  Cadd9, C

C,       Cadd9, C,    G,                   C,    Cadd9 C
In the morning of the wake, and I couldn’t remember

C,       Cadd9, C,         G,                     C,  Cadd9 C
What was love and what was hate, the calculations error

PRECHORUS:

C/G,    F,          Fmaj7
Ohh ohh oh oh oh oh…

CHORUS:

Dm,                      G,        C,                 FILL ONE:
What is love and what is hate? And why does it matter?

Dm,               G,     C,                FILL ONE:       
Is to love just a waist? How can it matter?

Dm, G, C, Cadd9, C 
Oh…

Dm, G, G7
Oh…

INTRO:     

VERSE II:  C,  Cadd9, C      C,  Cadd9, C

C,       Cadd9, C,   G,                C,    Cadd9 C
As the dawn began to break I had to surrender 

C,       Cadd9,   C,        G,                    C,  Cadd9 C
The universe will have it’s way too powerful to master

PRECHORUS:

CHORUS: 

INTRO 2x: end with sweep on C/G

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