Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Bad Fish Chords

ver1
ver1

Whole song

More versions @911Tabs.com
60,812 views 52 this week
7 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
worth learning
x 5
add to favorites launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
highlight chords
display chords
Autoscroll
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Difficulty
novice
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.
Jack Johnson-Badfish/Boss DJ

Tabbed by: Jamstein
Email: 1mug@graffiti.net (Suggestions, comments?)

Alright everyone, since nobody else decided to step up in tabbing this excellent,
fantastic, wonderful song, I decided to do it myself. As you may or may not no,
this song is a cover of Sublime's Badfish and Boss DJ, two songs which Mr. Johnson
melded together ever so elloquently. So, here it is, it's not perfect, and it's only
the chords, but i'm sure there's a uitarist out there who can make a full on, intricate
tab to this song:

Intro: F A#, D#, F (perhaps A high F)

F                                           A#
When you grab a hold of me
D#                                               F
Tell me that I’ll never be set free
F                                           A#
But I’m a parasite, creep and crawl
D#                                               F
I step into the night.
F                           A#
Two pints of booze
D#                                         F
Tell me are you a badfish too? (are you a badfish too?) 

Chorus (kinda):

A#                                       F
Ain’t got no money to spend
A#                                     F
And I hope this night will never end
A#                            F
Lord knows I’m weak
A#                                              Cminor (?)
Won’t somebody get me off of this reef
F                                       Cminor
And baby your a big blue whale
low F                                              high F
I'll grab the reef when all duck diving fails
F                                                              Cminor
And I can swim but I wish I had never learned
low F                                                high F
Cuz the water’s too polluted with germs

Now, Same as 1st Verse:
F                                                           A#
Dive deep when it’s ten feet overhead
D#                                                      F
And grab the reef, that's underneath my bed, (It’s underneath my bed)
 A#                                         F
Ain’t got no quarrels with God, 
A#                                         F
Ain’t got no time to grow old
A#                                         F
Lord knows that I’m weak
A#                                              Cminor (?)
Won’t somebody get me off of this reef

Now, Boss DJ comes in:

F                                                     A#
And there’s a steel train comin’ in, 
F                                  A#
I would take it if I could
F                                     A#
And I would not lie to you, 
F                                     A#
because Sunday mornin’ soon will come
F                                        A#
Things will be, easier to say
F                                                          A#
Upon the microphone like I'm a Boss DJ
F                                                             A#
I will walk up upon the stage, like it was dry land
F                                                 A#
A Boss DJ ain’t nothin’ but a man
C                                   A#
No trouble, no fuss, I know why..

F            A#  F                                     A#  
It’s so nice, I wanna hear the same song twice,
F            A#  F                                     A#  
It’s so nice I wanna hear the same song twice

C                                              A#
Nowadays all the songs on the radio,
They all,
All drive me crazy


Alright, that's more or less the whole thing.  Some parts are a little iffy, but it's
just a rough tab.  Thank you for reading and choosing to lean this wonderful song.
comments
print report bad tab
7 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
jackappreciater wrote on April 23 2006, 01:59 pm

strumming pattern? please thanks

0 reply
greatest_hits wrote on July 19 2006, 06:04 pm

the first lines use an F - Gm - D# - F progression, A# isn't until a little later, try that out

0 reply
TKO12383 wrote on May 25 2007, 10:55 pm

the chord progression dosent work and it just dosnt sound right.

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!