The Smiths – Girl Afraid

B-side of ‘Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now?’ 12 inch single released in May 1984.

It’s transcribed based upon the way that Johnny Marr played this song live in 1984.

Live and in the studio Marr would tune his guitar up a whole tone for this song but (as usual) I’ve opted for a capo at the 2nd fret.


For the audio, it’s my Rickenbacker 330 into a DAW via my Boss GT-001.


Click the image below to access the tab on Ultimate Guitar. It also includes Andy Rourke’s bass parts.

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