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Avril Lavigne - Complicated


[Intro]

Guitar 1
   1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &
e------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
B--1h3-------------|---------------1|-1h3---1/3------|-------------6p5|
G--2---------------|---2----/5------|--2-------------|----------------|
D--0---------------|-3--------------|--0-------------|-3--------------|
A------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
E------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|


Guitar 2 (all pm)
   1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &
e------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
B------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
G-----------------2|-----5-5--------|---------------2|---3-5-5--------|
D------------------|-3-5-3-3--------|----------------|-3-5-3-3--------|
A------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
E------------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

Guitar 1
   1 & 2 & 3 & 4  +  &  +  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &   1 & 2 & 3 & 4  +  &  + 
e------------------------|----------------|------------------------|
B--10----------10-10-----|-8/10------5b---|--10----------10-10-----|
G-------------------10-10|----------5-----|-------------------10-10|
D------------------------|----------------|------------------------|
A------------------------|----------------|------------------------|
E------------------------|----------------|------------------------|
  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 1 2 3 4
e----------------|--------|
B-8/10----10/5b--|6-------|
G----------------|--------|
D----------------|--------|
A----------------|--------|
E----------------|--------|


Guitar 2 (clean this time)
   1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &  1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &
e------8-----------|----13--12------|------8---------|---------------|
B--10--------------|----------------|10----10--------|---------------|
G------------------|10--------------|----------------|(10)-----------|
D------------------|----------------|----------------|---------------|
A------------------|----------------|----------------|---------------|
E------------------|----------------|----------------|---------------|


[Intro]

(Acoustic)

Dm             F
        Uh huh
C
Life's like this
Dm             F
Uh huh, uh huh
C
That's the way it is
Dm              F       C
                'Cause life's like this
Dm             F
Uh huh uh huh
           C
That's the way it is


[Verse]

(Acoustic)

F
Chill out, whatcha yelling for?
Dm
Lay back, it's all been done before
Bb                     C
And if, you could only let it be, you will see
F
I like, you the way you are
Dm
When we're, driving in your car
Bb                       C
And you're, talking to me one on one, but you become


[Pre-Chorus]

(chords in parentheses are powerchords played by an electric
(listen carefully you can vaguely it, not played on the 3rd pre-chorus)

Bb (Bb)
Somebody else, round everyone else
Dm (D)
Watchin' you back, like you can't relax
Bb
You try to be cool, you look like a fool to
C  (let it ring)
Me, tell me


[Chorus]

(acoustic doesn't play here, but here are the chords anyway)


[Chorus]

Why'd you have...       things...         -cated        see the way...
e-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
B-----1h3---------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
G-----2-----------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
D-----0-----------|-----3--3--3-----|--------3--------|-----5-----3--5-|
A-----------------|-----------------|-----3-----3-----|--3-----3-------|
E-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|

     Actin like...     else, gets...      -ated...     and life's like..
e-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
B-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
G-------2---------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
D-----0---0-------|-----3--3--3-----|--------3--------|-----5-----3--5-|
A-----------------|-----------------|-----3-----3-----|--3-----3-------|
E-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|

     you fall...       crawl...           take...        turn...
e-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
B-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
G------2----------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
D----0---0--------|--------3--------|--------3--------|-----5----------|
A-----------------|------1---1------|-----3-----3-----|--3-----3-------|
E-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
then
    Gm                Bb (let it ring)
e----3------------|---1-------------|
B----3------------|---3-------------|
G----3------------|---3-------------|
D----5------------|---3-------------|
A----5------------|---1-------------|
E----3------------|---1-------------|

Dm                            Bb               F
Why'd you have to go and make things so complicated?
C
I see the way you're
Dm                          Bb                 F
Actin' like you're somebody else, gets me frustrated
C
And life's like this you
Dm                    Bb
You fall, and you crawl, and you break
         F                         C
And you take, what you get, and you turn it into
Gm                                                   Bb (let it ring)
Honestly you promised me I'm never going to find you fakin'
No no no


[Verse 2]

(Acoustic)

F
You come, over unannounced
Dm
Dressed up, like you're something else
Bb                            C
Where you, are and where it's at you see, you're making me
F
Laugh out, when you strike a pose
Dm
Take off, all you're preppy clothes
Bb                           C
You know, you're not fooling anyone, when you become


[Pre-Chorus]

[Chorus]

(only bass and violin here, but here are the chords anyway)
(if you really want, i can tab violin part on an actual violin...)

F
No no (no no)
Dm
No no (no no)
Bb
No No (no no)
C
No...


[Verse 3]

(Acoustic)

F
Chill out, whatcha yelling for?
Dm
Lay back, it's all been done before
Bb                     C
And if, you could only let it be, you will see


[Pre-Chorus]

[Chorus] (x2)



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| (n)  Ghost note
| h    Hammer-on
| p    Pull-off
| b    Bend
| /    Slide up

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RockChick55 10 wrote on June 14 2002, 12:00 am

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JuneB10 0 wrote on July 13 2002, 12:00 am

Sweet, dude, Love your tab. Rock on!

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