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Contributor
Artist: Blink 182
Title: Man Overboard
Album: The Mark, Tom, and Travis Show (The Enema Strikes Back)
Transcribed By: Jason Ferdinand
Email: jason_ferdinand@hotmail.com

KEY:
(x#) - how many times you strum the cord
# h # - hammer on
/ - slide up



Chords:
E5 G5 A5 C5 D5
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------5-------7---------------|
D|------2-------5-------7-------5-------7---------------|
A|------2-------5-------7-------3-------5---------------|
E|------0-------3-------5-------------------------------|



Intro (that cool part at the begining is THE BASS, not guitar):
(0:10)

  (x8)    (x8)    (x16)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
D|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
E|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----------------------------------|
         So sorry,   it's over
         So sorry,   it's over
         So sorry,   it's over

Also sung during above Intro:
There's so much more that I wanted,
and there's so much more that I needed,
and time keeps movin' on and on and on,
Soon we'll all be gone



  (x8)    (x8)    (x8) (hold chord @ "goodbye")
e|----------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7--|
D|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7--|
A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5--|
E|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------|
         So sorry,   it's over

Pre-Verse Riff 1:
(0:30)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--0-0--------------------0-0--------------------------|
D|----------0--0-0-2-0-------------0--0-0-2-0-----------|
A|------2h3------------3-------2h3------------3---------|
E|------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--0-0--------------------0-0--------------------------|
D|----------0--0-0-2-0-------------0--0-0-2-0-----------|
A|------2h3------------3-------2h3------------3---------|
E|------------------------------------------------------|



Verse 1:
(0:50)
    (x16)       (x8)               (x8)
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------------|
   Let's take some time               You're outta line  And rarely sober
          To talk this over

    (x16)       (x8)               (x8)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2---3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------------|
    We can't depend On your excuses  Cause in the end  It's f**king useless





Chorus 1:
(1:00)
    (x5)       (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------7-7-7-7-7-------------------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5---------7-7-7-7-7-------------------------|
A|--5-5-5-5-5---------5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-------------------------------------------|
   You can only lean, on me for so long

    (x5)                 (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
D|--2-2-2-2-2------------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
A|--2-2-2-2-2------------3-3-3-3-3----------------------|
E|--0-0-0-0-0-------------------------------------------|
   Bring the ship about, to watch a friend drown

(x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------7-7-7-7-7----------------------|
D|--5----------5---------7-7-7-7-7----------------------|
A|--5----------5---------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
E|--3----------3----------------------------------------|
   Sit out on the ledge, begged you to come down

      (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
D|--2-----------2-----5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
A|--2-----------2-----3-3-3-3-3-------------------------|
E|--0-----------0---------------------------------------|
   You can only lean, on me for so long



Pre-Verse Riff 2:
(1:09)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|


Verse 2:
(1:19)
    (x16)        (x8)   (x8)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5------|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------------------|
    I remember shots Without a chaser Absent minded thoughts
Now you're a stranger

    (x16)      (x8) (x8)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-----5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-----3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-----|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------------------|
    Cover up the scars      Left you at the bar To try and save face
              Put on your game face



Chorus 2:
(1:29)
    (x5)       (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------7-7-7-7-7-------------------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5---------7-7-7-7-7-------------------------|
A|--5-5-5-5-5---------5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-------------------------------------------|
   You can only lean, on me for so long

    (x5)                 (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
D|--2-2-2-2-2------------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
A|--2-2-2-2-2------------3-3-3-3-3----------------------|
E|--0-0-0-0-0-------------------------------------------|
   Bring the ship about, to watch a friend drown

(x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------7-7-7-7-7----------------------|
D|--5----------5---------7-7-7-7-7----------------------|
A|--5----------5---------5-5-5-5-5----------------------|
E|--3----------3----------------------------------------|
   Sit out on the ledge, begged you to come down





      (x5)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
D|--2-----------2-----5-5-5-5-5-------------------------|
A|--2-----------2-----3-3-3-3-3-------------------------|
E|--0-----------0---------------------------------------|
   You can only lean, on me for so long



Bridge:
(1:39)
   (hold all chords)
e|--------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------|
G|--------------------5-----------------|
D|-5---/---7----------5-----------------|
A|-5---/---7----------3-----------------|
E|-3---/---5----------------------------|
    So sorry, it's over
    So sorry, it's over

   (hold first 2)     (x8)
e|--------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------| *note - Tom plays the above staff
G|--------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|   the first two times, the one
D|-5---/---7----------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|         to the left the third 
time,
A|-5---/---7----------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|   and the one below last
E|-3---/---5----------------------------|
    So Sorry, it's over

Also sung during above bridge:
There's so much more that I wanted,
and there's so much more that I needed,
and time keeps movin' on and on and on,
Soon we'll all be gone

   (hold first 2)     (x8)     (hold)
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------| *note - the last chord is strummed
G|--------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7------|         right as Tom says "on"
D|-5---/---7----------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7------|      the last time
A|-5---/---7----------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5------|
E|-3---/---5-------------------------------|
   So sorry, it's over



Pre-Verse Riff 3:
(1:58)
e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|----0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0------0-2-3-2--0-2-3-2-0--------|
E|--3-----------------------0---------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--0-0--------------------0-0--------------------------|
D|----------0--0-0-2-0-------------0--0-0-2-0-----------|
A|------2h3------------3-------2h3------------3---------|
E|------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|
G|--0-0--------------------0-0--------------------------|
D|----------0--0-0-2-0-------------0--0-0-2-0-----------|
A|------2h3------------3-------2h3------------3---------|
E|------------------------------------------------------|



Verse 3:
(2:18)
   (x8)      (x8)
e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----------------|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----------------|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---------------------------------|
   Man on a mission  Can't say I miss him around

    (x4)    (x4)        (x8)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-----5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------|
A|--5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-----3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--------------|
E|--3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5----------------------------------|
   Insider information  Hand in your resignation

   (x8)      (x8)
e|-------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5----------------|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----------------|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--------------------------------------|
   Loss of a good friend  Best of intentions I've found






    (x4)    (x4)   (x4)     (x4) (hold & fade)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------5-5-5-5---7-7-7-7----------|
D|--5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7---------------5-5-5-5---7-7-7-7------5---|
A|--5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7---------------3-3-3-3---5-5-5-5------5---|
E|--3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5--------------------------------------3---|
  Tight lipped procrastination  Yeah later, see you around


That's all for this song. Not extremely difficult,
But the intro riff is a little difficult to master.
If you want the bass riff for the very beginning, I've
Included it below.

BASS INTRO RIFF

G|-0-0-7-0-5-0-4-0--|
D|------------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|

G|-0-0-7-0-5-0-4-0--|
D|------------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|

G|-0-0-7-0-5-0-4-0-5-0-4-0-5-0-4-0--|
D|----------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------|
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rwreed1000 wrote on February 9 2002, 12:00 am

Its perfect except for the second verse. Those aren't chords.

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some kid wrote on February 10 2002, 12:00 am

this is a great tab keep tabin'!

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skaterpim9 wrote on February 13 2002, 12:00 am

u can play the intro on guitar to

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