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BAD FISH

 

Play the intro. in a rhythm type manner:

 

  A                        Bb7                  Gb

-|-----------------------|--------------------|-----------------

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-----------------

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|0--0--0-0--0--0-0-0--0-|-2--2-2-2--2-2-2-2-2|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|-----------------------|--------------------|-3--3-3-3--3-3-3-

 

          A                     A                      Bb7

------|----------------------|-----------------------|----------

------|-2--2--2-2--2-2-2-2-2-|-2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-2-|-4--4-4-4-

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

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

5-5-5-|-0--0--0-0--0-3-0-3-0-|-0--0--0-0--0--0-0-0-0-|-2--2-2-2-

3-3-3-|----------------------|-----------------------|----------

                                  notice that part ^

                                 Gb                                        

     A

------------|-----------------------|---------------------------

--4-4-4-4-4-|-----------------------|-2-------------------------

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

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

--2-2-2-2-2-|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|-0-------------------------

------------|-3--3-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------------------

                                      let it ring

 

(play this next part using the same tab as shown above, but in a

 slow ska type manner instead of the rhythm style)

 

 A                        Bb7

When you grab a hold of me. . . . . .

Gb                             A

Tell me that I'll never be set free. . . .

A                 Bb7

Well I'm a parasite . . . .

Gb                             A

Creep and craw I step into the night . . . 

A            Bb7

Two pints of boose . . . .

Gb                         A

Tell me are you a bad fish too  (are you a bad fish too)

A                      Bb7

Ain't got no money to spend. . .

Gb                   A

I hope the night will never end. . .

A              Bb7

Lord knows I'm weak. . . 

Gb                                 A

Wont some body get me off of this reef. . .

      

              (pause)

A                    Bb7

Baby your a big blue whale. . .

Gb                                A

Grab the reef when all the timing fails. . . 

A                          Bb7

I swim but I wish I never hurt her. . . 

Gb                       A

Waters too polluted with germs. . . . 

A                                 Bb7

A dog deep when its ten feet over head. . .

Gb                         A

Grab the reef underneath my bed  (underneath my bed)

A                       Bb7

Aint got no corals with God. . . .

Gb                       A

Aint got no time to grow old. . . 

A              Bb7

Lord knows I'm weak. . .

Gb                                A

Wont somebody get me off of this reef. . .

 

 

 

A                        Bb7                  Gb

-|-----------------------|--------------------|-----------------

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-----------------

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|2--2--2-2--2--2-2-2-(2)|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|0--0--0-0--0--0-0-0--0-|-2--2-2-2--2-2-2-2-2|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-

-|-----------------------|--------------------|-3--3-3-3--3-3-3-

 

          A                                                

------|---------

------|-2-------

5-5-5-|-2-------     pause for 2 sec. Then go strait to solo |

5-5-5-|-2-------                                            \ /

5-5-5-|-0-------                                             .

3-3-3-|---------

 

 

  SOLO:       #: let ring   >: slide  ~: bend  ^: half bend

 

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--^-------~------^-----------------|----------------------------

--2---2---4----4-4--------2>4--2----------|----------4--2---~~~-

--------------------2>(4)--------3-2------|------2-4------3-2---

--------------------------------------2>3#|--2>3----------------

------------------------------------------|---------------------

                                            Notice those bends^

 

--5--2----------------------------------------------------------

-------3-2--2--#-#-#-#-----------------------------------------

------------2--#-#-#-#------------------------------------------

------------2--#-#-#-#------------------------------------------

------------0--#-#-#-#------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------

                     (Back to slow ska style play)

 

A                        Bb7

Aint got no corals with God. . . .

Gb                       A

Aint got no time to grow old. . . 

A              Bb7

Lord knows I'm weak. . .

Gb                                A

Wont somebody get me off of this reef. . .