Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Shit Arm Bad Tattoo Tab

1,578 views 9 this week
1 commentread comment
1 2 3 4 5
excellent!
x 1
Autoscroll
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Contributor
Difficulty
intermediate
Hey! There's an official Ultimate Guitar app which is ideal
for learning songs when you're away from computer. Get the app
WARNING: You are trying to view
                                    content from Ultimate-Guitar.com
                                    in an unauthorized application,
                                    which is prohibited.

                                    Please use an official Ultimate
                                    Guitar Tabs application for iPhone,
                                    iPad or Android to access legitimate
                                    chords, guitar, bass, and drum tabs
                                    from Ultimate-Guitar.com database.

                                    Type "ultimate guitar tabs" in Apple
                                    App Store's or Android Market's
                                    search to find the application.
Artist: Half Man Half Biscuit    http://www.hmhb.co.uk/
Track: Shit Arm, Bad Tattoo
Album: Achtung Bono
Tabber: Woodshed


INTRO

E


VERSE 1

             E                B
I could have put my head in a bucket full of porridge

    A                         E      B
And moaned about the hospital market scheme

E                  B
I would have saved fourteen pounds

       A                    E           B
That I just splashed out on your second album

A                    E
For that's what it's akin to

Bb  F       E
And further more


CHORUS

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo


RIFF A

    A                      F
e|-------------------------1--1--1-1-1-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------1--1--1-1-1-------------------------------------|
G|---7-6-4-6-4-6-----------2--2--2-2-2-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------3--3--3-3-3-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo

Riff A


VERSE 2

E                                 B
If you're going to quote from the Book of Revelation

A                         E           B
Don't keep calling it the Book of Revelations

E                        B
There's no 's', it's the Book of Revelation

A                  E          B
As revealed to St. John the Divine

A             E
See also Mary Hopkin

Bb  F    E
She must despair


CHORUS

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo

Riff A

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo

Riff A
Authentic Celtic band


GUITAR SOLO

   E     A                    E        A
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--/9---9-------9--9----9--9--9--9--9--9-7-9--9-------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

      E                    A                 E                    A
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------5---5--------------------------------------|
D|------5---5---5-7--------7---7-----7------------------5----5--5-7-----|
A|--7-7---7---7------------------------------7-7---7--7-----------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

     C        B    C        B    C         B
e|---8--8-8\7-7-7--8--8-8\7-7-7--8---8-8\7-7-7--------------------------|
B|---8--8-8\7-7-7--8--8-8\7-7-7--8---8-8\7-7-7--------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

     E
e|---/12--------------12-12--------12-12--------------------------------|
B|---/12--------------12-12--------12-12--------------------------------|
G|-------------12b14--------12b14---------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

     C        B    C        B    C         B        E
e|---8--8-8\7-7-7--8--8-8\7-7-7--8---8-8\7-7-7-----/12\-----------------|
B|---8--8-8\7-7-7--8--8-8\7-7-7--8---8-8\7-7-7-----/12\-----------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

A             E
Advent in the high street

Bb F        E
I point and sing

A
Busk when it's Christmas

         E                         F
You only busk when it's Christmas


CHORUS

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo

Riff A

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

B            E
And that's a bad tattoo

A    D    B      E
Shit arm, bad tattoo  (repeat)

       A          D
You've got a shit arm

             E    G  A
And that's a bad tattoo
comments
We did not receive enough feedback on this tab! Please rate:
print report bad tab
1 2 3 4 5
1 comment total.
0 reply
archdreamwalker wrote on August 25 2013, 08:14 pm

WOW!!! i finally find out how to play this awesome band's songs!!!the tab seems spot-on,...good enough for me to use to reproduce my fathourite band's songs at an upcoming Open Mic night near me!!THANKS!

I want to post or [tab]
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Please do not post tabs as comments. Select "correction" instead!