Now I'm Here

Words and music by Brian May

Queen: Now I'm Here
Album: Sheer Heart Attack

two guitars arranged for one
|-----------------|----|
|(3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3)|----|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-0/-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-/0-|
|-----------------|----|
|-*-------*-------| 3x |


|-----------0---------------------|
|(3-3-3-3)--2---3-----------------|
|-2-2-2-2---0---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------0-----------------------|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------|


|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------2-|
|---------------------------------------------------------------3-|
|---------0-------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------0-|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-3-0---|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------|


|-----------------|----|
|(3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3)|----|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-0/-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-/0-|
|-----------------|----|
|-*-------*-------| 3x |


|-----------0-----------------------------------------------------|
|(3-3-3-3)--2---3-------------------------------------------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-------------------------------0-|
|-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--------(0-0-0-0)--------------0-|
|---------------------------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-3-3-3---|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------|



|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------2---3-----------------------------------------------2-|
|(0-0)------2---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2---------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-|
|---------------------------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-----!-*



Riff: B
note the shifted accents
 -!*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*
 -2-------3-------2-------3-------4-------5-------4-------5--------|
 -2-------0-------2-------0-------4-------4-------4-------4--------|
 -2-------2-------2-------2-------4-------4-------4-------4--------|
 -0-------0-------0-------0-------2-------2-------2-------2--------|
***-------------------------------------***---*---------***--*-*-**|
vocal accents on the bottom line. Note the return of the original
accents: sustain the syllable of "made" for three eighth instead of
just two!


|-*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------7---7-------4---4-----------------|
|---------2-----4-----2---------7---7-7-----4---4-----------------|
|---------------2-----0---------5-x-5-7-----2---2-----------5-7---|
|-0---3-4---0-------------3-4-0-------5-----------2---5-6-7-----0-|


|-*---------------*---------------*
|---------------------------------|
|---9-----9-----9-------7---------|
|---9-----9-----9-------7---7---7-|
|---7-----7-----7-------5---7---7/|
0-------x-----x-------------5---5/|


Verse

|-*--------------*---------------*----------------*---------------*
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------9-------7---------|
|------------------------------9---9-11---9-----9-------7---7---7-|
7/9-9-11---9---9----11---9-----7---7-7----7-----7-------5---7---7-|
5/7-7-7----7---7----7----7--------------------0-------------5---5-|

another guitar plays chords:
 x2444x - x2445x ,  x7999x - x79910x, D(V), A, B-sus4... 

|-*-------------------*----------------*----------------*---------------*
|-----------------------------------------------------------------0-----|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------1-----|
|------------------------------------9---9-11---9-----9-------7---2-----|
|-9---11---12-10-11-9---9-11---9-----7---7-7----7-----7-------7---2-0---|
|-7---7----9--------7---7-7----7-0-0-0---0-0----0-0-0---------5---0---3-|


A D B E C# F# D# G# E    F# G  (power chords, off-beat accents)


|--*-------*-------*-------*-------|
|-4-------5-------4-------5--------|
|-4-------4-------4-------4--------|
|-4-------4-------4-------4--------|
|-2-------2-------2-------2--------|
|----------------------------------|


repeat riff and verse with modified ending:
G C A D B E C# F# D   E A  



repeated chords: B(sus4)  E A

first solo 
|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|
|-7---8------------7---------------------|
|-------9p7-----------9--6--9----6--9----|
|-----------9----------------------------|
|-(hardly audible)-----------------------|


|-7--7--7--7--7---------------------------------------|
|-7--7--7--7--7--9--7---------------------------------|
|----9b-b--b-----9--8-----------------------_____-----|
|----------------------9--9--____-9--9------11b12-9---|
|----------------------------9/11-------11------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------|


|/7--7--7--7--------------------------------------------------------------------|
|/7--7--7--7--9--7----10--10--10--10--10--8--9--7--------9--7--7-----9--7--7----|
|-------------9--7----11--11--11--11--11--9--9--8--8-----9--7--8-----9--7--8----|
|-----------------------------------------------------9-----------9-----------9-|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------x-----------------|
|--/10--10--10-\--/10--10--10\--/10--10--10\--/10--10--10--12-|
|--/11--11--11-\8-/11--11--11\--/11--11--11\--/11--11--11--13-|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|/12--12--12\--/10--10--10-----9-----------7--9b10r9---7---------------7b-------|
|/13--13--13\7-/11--11--11--8--9--7--8-----7--9b10r9---7--9--7---------7b-------|
|---------------------------------------9-----------------------9p7--------9--9-|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------9-----------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|-7--7-----------7-----------7-----------7--7--|
|-7--7--9--7-----7--9--7-----7--9--7-----7--7--|
|-------9--8--------9-h8--------9--8-----------|
|-------------9-----------9-----------9--------|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|-

|-7-/7--7--7-/7--7--7--_____--7--7--_____--7--7--_____--7--7--|
|-7-/7--7--7-/7--7--7--10b12-----7--10b12-----7--10b12-----7--|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|

|-_____--7----7---------7-----------------------------------|
|-10b12--b12--b12--b12-----9--7-----------------------------|
|--------------------------9--7-----------------------------|
|--------------------------------9--7-----------------------|
|--------------------------------------9--7--5--------------|
|-----------------------------------------------7--7--7--5--|


G C A D B E C# F# D

|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------------------|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------|


|-----------0---------------------|
|-----------2---3-----------------|
|-2-2-2-2---0---2-----------------|
|-0-0-0-0-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------------------|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------|

|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-------------------------0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------|


|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-*-------*-------*-------*-------|


repeat main riff


repeat solo riff ( B(sus4)  E A ) seven times


Outro-solo


|*----------*------------*-----------*--------*----------*---|
|-/10-10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---9---7---/10-10-10--|
|-/11-11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11---9-7-8---/11-11-11--|
|-----------------------------------------------9------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------|


|------------------------------------/11-11-11-11-/11-11-11...|
|-10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-/10-10-10...|
|-11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-/11-11-11...|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------*------------*------------*------------*--------------|



|-...-11-11------------------------------------------|
|-...-10-10-9------7-7b-----7-7b-----7-7b-----7-7b---|
|-...-------9-7b---7-7b-----7-7b-----7-7b-----7-7b---|
|----------------9--------9--------9--------9--------|
|----------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|


|------------------------------------------*---|
|---9-7b-----9-7b-----9-7b-----9-7-------7-----|
|---9-7b-----9-7b-----9-7b-----9-7-___---7-----|
|-9--------9--------9--------9-----9p7-----9---|
|--------------------------------------9-------|
|----------------------------------------------|


*-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----7---7-7---------------9-------------7---7b----------7---7b---------7---7--|
|-----7---7-7----------7b---9-7-___-------7---7b----------7---7b---------7---7--|
9---9---9-----9-9v---9----9-----9p7-9---9-7---7b----9---9-7---7b----9----7---7--|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

riff: B5-B6


|---5-5-5-5-7---7-----------------5-5-5-5-7---7---7--------------|
|---7-7-7-7-7---7---7-9-----------7-7-7-7-7---7---7-9------------|
|---------------------9-7-8-------------------------9-7-8--------|
|---------------------------7-----------------------------9-6----|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-*--------------------------------------------------------------|

|--/12-12-12-12-12-12-12-11-11-12-12-11-11-9--9--|
|--/14-14-14-14-14-14-14-12-12-14-14-12-12-10-10-|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|

|-7-7------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-7-7-9-7-7-----7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7----7-7-----7-9br...--|
|-----9-7-8-----7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7----7-7-----7-9br...--|
|-----------9-7-7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7-----7-7----7-7-----7---------|
|---------------9---9-------9-------9-------9------9-------9-----------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------|


Notes: The rhythm is tricky. Before you learn the song to play I recommend to
listen to the song counting along the beats (fourths or eights). The syncopated
riffs you should learn by ear rather than from this tab.
Sorry, no downbeat markers in solos.


Tr: PD, 1996, 1998, 2002


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