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"Here She Comes Now"
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album _White Light/White Heat_
(The Velvet Underground, 1968)

written by
Lou Reed/John Cale/Sterling Morrison
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        Now, if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now

        Now, if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now-now

        Oh, it looks so good
        oh, she's made out of wood
        Just look and see

        Now, if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now

        Now, if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now-now
        if she ever comes now

        Oh, it looks so good
        oh, she's made out of wood
        Just look and see

        Oh, it's made out of wood
        just look and see now
        if she ever comes, if she ever comes now
        Now-now-now-now
        if she ever-ever-ever comes na-na-now-now
        if she ever-ever-ever comes na-na-na-na-now-now
        If she ever comes now, now-now-now
        if she ever, if she ever, if she ever
        If she ever comes now, na-na-na-na-na-na-now
        if she ever, if she ever, if she ever
        If she ever, if she ever comes now-now
        f she ever, if she ever



* all the strings downtuned a whole-tone

 1d ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from e to d)
 2A ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from B to A)
 3F ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from G to F)
 4C ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from D to C)
 5G ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from A to G)
 6D ----- * downtuned a whole-tone (from E to D)



intro   {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}

        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)

        {E}{A}{E}{A}           (Oh, it looks so good ...)
        {C}{C}                 (- see)

guitar  {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}

        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)

        {E}{A}{E}{A}           (Oh, it looks so good ...)
        {C}{C}                 (- see)

        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Oh, it's made out of wood ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (Now-now-now-now ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (- comes na-na-na-na-now-now ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (If she ever, if she ever comes ...)
        {E}{Esus4}{E}{Esus4}   (If she ever comes now-now ...)
        ... fade out




* intro and riff: guitar 1 (all the strings downtuned a whole-tone)

     {E}                   {Esus4}
*1d ----7--7----7--7----7------7--7-----7--7--9--7--
*2A ----9--9----9--9----9-----10-10----10-10--9--9--
*3F ----9--9----9--9----9------9--9-----9--9--9--9--   ...
*4C ------------------------------------------------
*5G --7-------7-------7-----7--------7--------------
*6D ------------------------------------------------




* intro and riff: guitar 2 (all the strings downtuned a whole-tone)

     {E}                   {Esus4}
*1d ----------------------------9----------7--------
*2A -----9----------7-------------------------------
*3F -------------------------9-----9--7---------7---   ...
*4C --9-----9--7---------7--------------------------
*5G ------------------------------------------------
*6D ------------------------------------------------




* chorus (all the strings downtuned a whole-tone)

      Oh,            it looks so good
     {E}                {A}
*1d ---------------------------------------
*2A --0-0-2-0--0...------2-2-2-2--3-2..----
*3F --1-1-2-1--1...------2-2-2-2--2-2..----
*4C --2-2-2-2--2...------2-2-2-2--0-2..----
*5G --2-2-0-2--2...------0-0-0-0----0..----
*6D --0-0---0--0...------------------------

  oh,         she's made out of wood,   Just look and -
 {E}                {A}
---------------------------------------
--0-0-2-0--0...------2-2-2-2--3-2..----
--1-1-2-1--1...------2-2-2-2--2-2..----
--2-2-2-2--2...------2-2-2-2--0-2..----
--2-2-0-2--2...------0-0-0-0----0..----
--0-0---0--0...------------------------

 - see
 {C}                {C}
---------------------------------------
--1...-----1...------1...-----1...-----
--0...-----0...------0...-----0...-----
--2...-----2...------2...-----2...-----
--3...-----3...------3...-----3...-----
---------------------------------------




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* chords for standard-tuning



intro   {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}

        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)

        {D}{G}{D}{G}           (Oh, it looks so good ...)
        {A#}{A#}               (- see)

guitar  {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}

        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Now, if she ever comes now-now ...)

        {D}{G}{D}{G}           (Oh, it looks so good ...)
        {A#}{A#}               (- see)

        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Oh, it's made out of wood ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (Now-now-now-now ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (- comes na-na-na-na-now-now ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (If she ever, if she ever comes ...)
        {D}{Dsus4}{D}{Dsus4}   (If she ever comes now-now ...)
        ... fade out







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"Here She Comes Now"
(demo)
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box set _Peel Slowly And See_
(The Velvet Underground, 1995)

early 1967
John Cale's Ludlow Street loft,
lower Manhattan, NYC
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        Now, that I never saw no war
        that I never saw too far
        that I've ever gone now

        And I never ever saw no far
        if I couldn't have too far
        that I've ever gone now

        Yeah, if I call on a line, then I come
        yeah, if I call all mighty
        gonna be

        Well, if she never saw no one
        and didn't have no one
        and I never couple

        Now, ain't never sin no far
        and she couldn't go too far
        I ever know now

        Yeah, if she'll gone away, and I
        yeah, if I ever see
        you come now

        Here she comes
        you're comin' out now-now-now
        Come on and in, war, never ...
        she's comin' now
        Yeah, she's comin' now-now-now



* all the strings downtuned a half-tone

 1d# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from e to d#)
 2A# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from B to A#)
 3F# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from G to F#)
 4C# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from D to C#)
 5G# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from A to G#)
 6D# ----- * downtuned a half-tone (from E to D#)



intro   {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   viola

        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (Now, that I never saw no war ...)
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (- I never ever saw no far ...)
        {G}

        {G}{C}{G}{C}           (Yeah, if I call on a line ...)
        {D#}{D#}               (- be)

        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   viola

        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (Well, if she never saw no one ...)
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (Now, ain't never sin no far ...)
        {G}

        {G}{C}{G}{C}           (Yeah, if she'll gone away ...)
        {D#}{D#}               (- now)

        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (Here she -)

        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (- comes, you're comin' ...)
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (Come on and in, war ...)
        {G}{Gsus4}{G}{Gsus4}   (- comin' now-now-now)
        {G...




* intro guitar 1 (all the strings downtuned a half-tone)

      {G}          {Gsus4}
*1d# ----7-----5-------10------8-----------
*2A# --------------------------------------
*3F# --7-----5------10------8-----9-8-8\7--   ...
*4C# --------------------------------------
*5G# --------------------------------------
*6D# --------------------------------------




* intro guitar 2 (all the strings downtuned a half-tone)

      {G}                 {Gsus4}
*1d# ------------------------------------0----
*2A# ----0-0----0-0----0-----1-1----1-1----3--
*3F# ----0-0----0-0----0-----0-0----0-0----0--   ...
*4C# -----------------------------------------
*5G# -----------------------------------------
*6D# --3------3------3-----3------3------3----



*** please note ***

h - hammer on
p - pull off
b - bend string up
r - release bend
/ - slide up
\ - slide down
v - vibrato
^ - harmonics




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transcribed by Shiroh KOUCHI (wildside@mx21.tiki.ne.jp)
http://ww21.tiki.ne.jp/~wildside/
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