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Submitted by: ascension

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                          Hawk Nelson - Someone Else Before
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Alright...whats up guys?!  This song is really easy...i hope everyone enjoys it!

Tabbed by: Ascension
Written by: Hawk Nelson
Copyright 2004
Tooth and Nail Records

Drop D Tuning

Intro (Medium Distortion)The following are elevens and tens. Not ones and zero.

E/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------
A/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------

Verse 1 (Medium Distortion)                        If this part isn't 100% 
                                                 correct it is a variation of it.
E/----------------------------------------------------99----99----99--9 2x (just
B/---------------------------------------------------9--99-9--99-9--99-  the 99 
G/----------66---66---66---66------------------------------------------  part)
D/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------
A/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------
D/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------
         

Chorus 1 (Medium Distortion)

E/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4
A/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4
D/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4

Preverse 2 (Medium Distortion)

E/-----------------------------------------
B/-----------------------------------------
G/-----------------------------------------
D/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44
A/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44
D/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44

Verse 2 (Medium Distortion)                                           11
                                                                      11
E/-----------------------------------------------------During verse 2 11 is 
B/-----------------------------------------------------is repeated until all in
G/-----------------------------------------------------black is sang. Then 15
D/-1111-11-66-6-44-4-88/66-1111-11-1010-10-88-8-7-7-11 15       is         15
A/-1111----66---44---88/66-1111----1010----88---7-7-11 15 

Comments about this tab

ascension - 2004-08-17

Haha this isn't my whole tab.... I dunno why he didnt put the whole thing on! I'll submit it again.


ascension - 2004-08-17

That makes me mad! My whole tab is coming I just posted it... I dunno why he didnt put it on here!


crazygonuts - 2004-08-17

i did put the whole thing on there....i'll try it again, maybe it got screwed up or something. (by the way, i'm she...teehee)


crazygonuts - 2004-08-17

alright, i looked at it again, and all i see is what's on here, try resubmitting it.


ascension - 2004-08-17

I did resubmitt it:)


crazygonuts - 2004-08-18

i still haven't gotten it yet.....sometimes it takes a couple days


RcKn'Rll247 - 2004-08-18

Hey, I read the tab of this song beneath it and read your corrections, and they sound awesome to me...once again another good tab!!! Keep rockin on


ascension - 2004-08-19

Thanks a lot...... I wish it the whole thing was posted on mine.. I dunno why its not:( But thanks a lot:)


ascension - 2004-08-19

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Hawk Nelson - Someone Else Before
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Alright everyone this is the full tab...this is what should have been posted.. tell me what you think.
Tabbed by: Ascension
Written by: Hawk Nelson
Copyright 2004
Tooth and Nail Records

Drop D Tuning

Intro (Medium Distortion)The following are elevens and tens. Not ones and zero.

E/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------
A/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0----------------------------

Verse 1 (Medium Distortion) If this part isn't 100%
correct it is a variation of it.
E/----------------------------------------------------99----99----99--9 2x (just
B/---------------------------------------------------9--99-9--99-9--99- the 99
G/----------66---66---66---66------------------------------------------ part)
D/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------
A/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------
D/-0-----------------------------1111--1010--88-4----------------------


Chorus 1 (Medium Distortion)

E/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4
A/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4
D/-777-11--6--8--4--11--10--8--4--11-1111-6-66-8-88-4-44-11-1111-10-1010-88--4

Preverse 2 (Medium Distortion)

E/-----------------------------------------
B/-----------------------------------------
G/-----------------------------------------
D/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44
A/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44
D/-xx-11-xx-6-xx-4-xx-8-xx-11-xx-6-xx-8--44

Verse 2 (Medium Distortion) 11
11
E/-----------------------------------------------------During verse 2 11 is
B/-----------------------------------------------------is repeated until all in
G/-----------------------------------------------------black is sang. Then 15
D/-1111-11-66-6-44-4-88/66-1111-11-1010-10-88-8-7-7-11 15 is 15
A/-1111----66---44---88/66-1111----1010----88---7-7-11 15 D/-1111----66---44---88/66-1111----1010----88---7-7-11 15 chorus starts

Prechorus 2 (Medium Distortion)

E/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-1111111111111111-66666666-88888888-44444444-1111111111111111-1010101010101010
A/-1111111111111111-66666666-88888888-44444444-1111111111111111-1010101010101010
D/-1111111111111111-66666666-88888888-44444444-1111111111111111-1010101010101010
these are elevens elevens tens

Prechorus continued

E/----------------
B/----------------
G/----------------
D/-88888888-44444-
A/-88888888-44444-
D/-88888888-44444-

Chorus (with soft beginning)

E/-----------------------
B/-----------------------
G/---6--6--6--6--6--6--6-
D/--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--
A/-4--4--4--4--4--4--4---
D/-----------------------

Chorus continued

E/---------------------------------------------------------
B/---------------------------------------------------------
G/---------------------------------------------------------
D/-xxxxxx-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-888-4-0
A/-xxxxxx-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-888-4-0
D/-xxxxxx-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-888-4-0

Phone call

E/-----------------
B/-----------------
G/-----------------
D/-0000---4--7777--
A/-0000---4--7777--
D/-0000---4--7777--

Chorus

E/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/----------------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4-777-11111111-6666-8888-4444-
A/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4-777-11111111-6666-8888-4444-
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4-777-11111111-6666-8888-4444-

E/-----------------------
B/-----------------------
G/-----------------------
D/11111111-10101010-88-4-
A/11111111-10101010-88-4-
D/11111111-10101010-88-4-

After chorus (ending)

guitar one

E/-------------------
B/-676-9-676-9-676-6- repeat 2x
G/-------------------
D/-------------------
A/-------------------
D/-------------------

guitar two

E/-----------------------------------------------------------------------
B/-----------------------------------------------------------------------
G/-----------------------------------------------------------------------
D/-1111-1111111111-66-66666-88-88888-44-44444-1111-1111111111-1010-101010
A/-1111-1111111111-66-66666-88-88888-44-44444-1111-1111111111-1010-101010
D/-1111-1111111111-66-66666-88-88888-44-44444-1111-1111111111-1010-101010

E/-------------- ----
B/-------------- ----
G/-------------- ----
D/1010-88-88888- -11-
A/1010-88-88888- drums -11-
D/1010-88-88888- -11-

I hope this works this time......

God Bless,
Ascension


ascension - 2004-08-19

Haha it didnt work..but until she gets my full one posted this will have to do..tell me what you think.


RcKn'Rll247 - 2004-08-19

Hey...um...Mr. Ascension i was wondering if you were currently working on a tab for the Hawk song California...??


ascension - 2004-08-19

Yeah.... at the moment im working on it.... takes awhile to make a tab... I'll prolly submit it in less than a week. But they don't post them until about five days after that... soo its coming:)


ascension - 2004-08-19

Take me, California, and Things We Go Through are next on my list! On their way!


RcKn'Rll247 - 2004-08-20

Thats cool....ill definitely take a look when it comes up...so far your tabs have been pretty acurate so i trust youll do a good job.Thanks


ascension - 2004-08-24

Will you please post the tabs ive submitted crazy:)


crazygonuts - 2004-08-24

sowwy....i haven't been able to get on my compuetr lately, i'll try to get better about that ;)


ascension - 2004-08-26

haha no problem


moxman7 - 2004-09-29

This is a cool tab keep up the good work!


JJ2004 - 2004-10-13

WE WANT CHORDS FOR THIS SONG!


guitarist4God10 - 2004-11-21

Can you please tab "race car". I love that song, and since you are obviously really good at tabing songs (and if you have the time) could you please tab it?
Thanx!


Penguin_Lover - 2005-01-23

This rocks man.... and I can't wait for the california one!!! :-D


JMan0105 - 2005-01-24

I'm looking for one person who can tab out 36 Days. I'll give you like a million dollars if anyone can.


c2gn - 2005-02-27

I talked to Jonathan of Hawk Nelson last night at the concert in Minneapolis and he informed me that they play everything in drop C# tunning. Just thought I'd mention that to be helpful to all.


CRloveSkillet13 - 2005-05-24

I have a question.Could someone please tell me What each
member of hawk nelson plays?On the CD I couldn't find anyone
named Jonathan.
Thanks.
,Chris


guitardork08 - 2005-06-03

ok, Jason is the Lead Singer, Daniel is the Bass Player and Vocals, Matt is the Drums, and Jonathan is the Guitarist and Vocals. Jonathan replaced David a.k.a. Davin, when David went back to Canada to be with his wife. Jonathan is just as good as David! any questions email me- guitardork08@bellsouth.net


ryeguy411 - 2005-06-06

Great Tab im glad some one does HAwk Nelson Right


CRloveSkillet13 - 2005-06-06

Thank you guitardork08. Too bad Davin had to leave.
,Chris


xRoxy2x - 2005-07-25

Awesome tab!


jesusfreak_33 - 2006-02-17

it would be really cool if you got like a race car. That's my fav song:)*


jmartin077 - 2006-06-26

Hey I was just listening to this song and I realized that it's in dropped C#.

So this:
Intro
E/-------------------------------------------------------
B/-------------------------------------------------------
G/-------------------------------------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0-----
A/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0-----
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--0-----
Should look more like this:
D#/-------------------------------------------------------
A#/-------------------------------------------------------
F#/-------------------------------------------------------
C#/-12-12-12-7777-9999-5555-12-12-12-11-11-11-99-5--0-----
G#/-12-12-12-7777-9999-5555-12-12-12-11-11-11-99-5--0-----
C#/-12-12-12-7777-9999-5555-12-12-12-11-11-11-99-5--0-----

C#/-0
G#/-0
The C#/-0 is in tune with the rest of the song now.


chickxrocker - 2006-06-29

okay, well the entire song is in dropped C#. i fixed this whole tab of yours, moving the numbers up and everything. i also will just let everyone get the strumming, and how many times the notes are played and such, (its really easy in this song). this is the way that they play it, even though your way and this way sound the same:


SOMEONE ELSE BEFORE by Hawk Nelson
Intro:
D#------------------------
A#------------------------
F#------------------------
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-0-
G#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-0-
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-0-

Verse 1:
F#--77-77-77-77----------------
C#------------------12-11-99-5-
G#------------------12-11-99-5-
C#------------------12-11-99-5-

D#----10-10---------10-10----------10-10--------10-
A#--10----10-10-10------10-10--10------10-10----- x2

Chorus 1:
C#--888-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-
G#--888-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-
C#--888-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-

Preverse 2:
C#--xx-12-xx-7-xx-5-xx-9-xx-12-xx-7-xx-955-
G#--xx-12-xx-7-xx-5-xx-9-xx-12-xx-7-xx-955-
C#--xx-12-xx-7-xx-5-xx-9-xx-12-xx-7-xx-955-


Verse 2:
C#--12-7-5-9/7-12-11-9-8-12-16-
G#--12-7-5-9/7-12-11-9-8-12-16-
C#--12-7-5-9/7-12-11-9-8-12-16-

Prechorus 2:
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-
G#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-

Chorus:
F#------7-----7-----7-----7-----7-----7-----7---
C#----7-----7-----7-----7-----7-----7-----7-----
G#--5-----5-----5-----5-----5-----5-----5-------
C#----------------------------------------------

C#--X-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-0-
G#--X-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-0-
C#--X-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-0-

Phone Call:
C#--058888-
G#--058888-
C#--058888-

Chorus:
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-8-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-
G#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-8-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-99-5-8-12-7-9-5-12-11-9-5-

Ending:

Guitar 1:
D#----------------------
A#--78710-787-10-787-7- x2
F#----------------------

Guitar 2:
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-12-
G#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-12-
C#--12-7-9-5-12-11-9-12-


Hawk_Nelson_Rox - 2006-11-20

Hey This is awesome!! Except for the parts where you put 0. I cant figure out what it is, but other than that it rocks!! thanks a lot :D


5isakoolnumber - 2006-11-29

u did a really good job. its just the 2nd part i dont get it either.
but hey its good enough 4 me! :-)


Hawk_Nelson_Rox - 2006-12-17

the Intro should look like this:
Intro
E/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
B/------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G/----------------------------------------------------NOT-----------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--4---0------------------------
A/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--6---0------------------------
D/-11111111-6666-8888-4444-11111111-10101010-88-4--4---0------------------------

and then also at the phone call part:

E/-----------------
B/-----------------
G/-----------------
D/-4444---4--7777--
A/-6666---4--7777--
D/-4444---4--7777--

so pretty much anywhere it says 000 is actually 464

other than that, great tab! :D


switchfootfan93 - 2007-01-05

I am slightly confused... The elevens and tens sound way higher than the song. Please help.


thejesusfreak36 - 2008-01-10

I agree with switchfootfan, they are to high.


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