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Awesome song from Light Grenades. I think this is pretty close, but am open to other ideas.


Figure 1 Play 1X







(Verse) (Verse End)

Figure 2 4X Figure 3 1X

e---------------77 ---------------7-|let ring

B----------------- -----------------|

G-7--7--7-9--9---- -7--7--7-9--9----|

D-99999999999999-- -99999999999999--|

A----------------- -----------------|

E----------------- -----------------|

"You and/ I are/ Like oil and Water/ And we've been..."

(Verse and Chorus)

Figure 4 3X Figure 5 1X Figure 4 2X Figure 6 Play 1X

e--------7-- -------10- -------7-- -7--7--7-----10--|

B-----8---8- -----8---- -----8--8- -----------8---8-|

G--9-9-9---- --9-9-9--- --9-9-8--- --10-10-9-9-9----|

D-9-9------- -9-9------ -9-9------ -----------------|

A----------- ---------- ---------- -----------------|

E----------- ---------- ---------- -----------------|

"...trying,/ trying,/ trying,/ oh,/to mix it up"

Verse (Figure 3 this time) 6X

"We've been/dancing/on a volcano/and we've been..."


Figure 7 1X

e-7--3--7--3--7--3--------| *You can use power chords

B-9--5--9--5--9--5--8---3-| *Here as well, but these

G-9--5--9--5--9--5--10--5-| *chords are more more complete


A-7--3--7--3--7--3--8---3-| *Here a second guitar comes in

E-7--3--7--3--7--3--8---3-| *and plays figures 4 thru 6

8x 8x 8x 8x 8x 8x 7x 8x *as a counter-melody

"crying,/crying,/crying,/oh oh/over blackened souls"


Figure 8 1X

e--------- ------ ------ -----------------|

B--------- ------ ------ -----------------|

G--slower- -slow -slow-- -faster----------|

D-5-7-9-3- 7-9-2- 7-9-1- -3-5-7-8-5-8-7-5-|

A--------- ------ ------ -----------------|

E--------- ------ ------ -----------------|

"Babe, This/Wouldn't be the first time/

Will not be the last time/

There is no parasol/ that can shelter this weather"

Verse (Figure 3 4X)

"I've been/ smiling/ with anchors on my shoulders/

but I've been..."

Chorus (Guitar 1 Figure 4(3X),5(1X),4(2X),6(1X)and Guitar 2 Figure 7 1X)

"dying/ dying/ dy/ing/ ohh,ohh,ohh/ to let them go"

Post-Chorus (Figure 8 2X)

"Babe, This/ Wouldn't be the first time/

It will not be the last time/

There is no parasol/ that can shelter this weather/

Babe, This/ Wouldn't be the first time/

It will not be the last time/

We were trying to believe/ everything would/

get better!"


Figure 9 1X







(16X 16X 16X 8X 8X)

Verse (Figure 3 4X clean, then 4X light distortion) and...

Figure 10 (1X In background, during clean verse)

e--------- ---------|

B-9-8-6-5- -9-8-6-5-|

G-8-7-5-4- -9-8-6-5-|

D-9-8-6-5- -9-8-6-5-|

A--------- ---------|

E--------- ---------|

"We been/ lying/ to each other/Hey! Babe!/

Chorus (Guitar 1 plays figures 4-6, Guitar 2 plays Figure 7 1X)

"Let's just/ Call it/ Call it/ ohhh/ what it is!/


Figure 11

e--- ---------- ---------- ---------- ----------|

B--- ---------- ---------- ---------- ----------|

G--- ---------- ---------- ---------- ----------|

D-5- -7-9-10-5- -7-9-10-5- -7-9-10-5- -7-9-10-5-|

A--- ---------- ---------- ---------- ----------|

E--- ---------- ---------- ---------- ----------|

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