.---------------.
                          |WIDE OPEN SPACE|
                          `---------------'

                  written by Paul Draper and Mansun
                   used courtesy of Polygram Music

             .tabed by David Nattriss <dave@mansun.co.uk>
  with assistance from Richard Lanyon <richard.lanyon@wadh.ox.ac.uk>

  Wide Open Space can be found on the EP "FOUR EP" and on the album
      "Attack Of The Grey Lantern", both on Parlophone Records
    See http://www.mansun.co.uk/dave/discography.html for details


CHORDS USED
===========

  Dm      Em      F      Asus2

EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE
xx0231  022000  133211  x02200


INTRO
=====

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|
D |------------------|------------------|------------------|
A |------------------|------------------|------------------|
E |------------------|------------------|------------------|


E |-0-----0-----0-----0------|
B |-6-----6-----6-----6------|
G |----7-----7-----7-----7---|

      I'm in a wide open space

VERSE 1
=======

          Dm

      E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
      B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
      G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D(Bass) |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

                      I'm standing        I'm


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

   all alone   and sta - ring in - to space


          Asus2

E       |------------------|--------------------------|
B       |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G       |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A(Bass) |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                             It's always quiet thru' my


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

                  ceiling,          the


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

roof comes in   and  crashes in    a daze


    Asus2


E |------------------|--------------------------|
B |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                        I'm in a wide open space,

CHORUS
======

F
  it's freezing

                                                          Asus2
You'll never get to heaven with a smile on your face from me

                     F
I'm in a wide open space, I'm staring

                                           Asus2
There's something quite bizarre I cannot see


I'm on the top of a hill


VERSE 2
=======

    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

               I'm lonely           there's


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

 someone   here  to shout to miles away


    Asus2

E |------------------|--------------------------|
B |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                        I could be back in my house


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

                for I care           they


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

  do not  hear me, it's  the same old case


    Asus2

E |------------------|--------------------------|
B |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                        I'm in a wide open space,


CHORUS
======

F
  it's freezing

                                                          Asus2
You'll never get to heaven with a smile on your face from me

                     F
I'm in a wide open space, I'm staring

                                           Asus2
There's something quite bizarre I cannot see


SOLO
====

Asus2 Asus2
Em Em Asus2 Asus2
Em Em Asus2 Asus2
Em Em Asus2 Asus2
Em Em Asus2 Asus2


Wide open space,


VERSE 3
=======

    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

                I'm standing        I'm


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

   all alone   and sta - ring in - to space


    Asus2

E |------------------|--------------------------|
B |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                       It's always quiet thru' my

    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

                  ceiling,          the


    Dm

E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|

D |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|

roof comes in   and  crashes in    a daze


    Asus2

E |------------------|--------------------------|
B |-12--12--12--12---|-12----12----12----12-----|
G |---14--14--14--14-|----14----14----14----14--|

A |-0--00-0-0-0-0-0--|-0----00--0--0--0--0--0---|

                        I'm in a wide open space,


CHORUS
======

F
  it's freezing

                                                          Asus2
You'll never get to heaven with a smile on your face from me

                     F
I'm in a wide open space, I'm staring

                                           Asus2
There's something quite bizarre I cannot see

                         F
I'm in a wide open space   it's freezing

                                                          Asus2
You'll never get to heaven with a smile on your face from me

                     F
I'm in a wide open space, I'm staring

                                           Dm
There's something quite bizarre I cannot see


ENDING
======

Dm Asus2


E |-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|-0---0---0---0----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-6---6---6---6----|---6---6---6---6--|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|---7---7---7---7--|


E |-0---0---0---0----|------------------|------------------|----|
B |-6---6---6---6----|-12--12--12--12---|-12--12--12--12---|----|
G |---7---7---7---7--|---14--14--14--14-|---14--14--14--14-|-14-|