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                             Big Machine - Goo Goo Dolls
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Tabbed by: Jason!
Email:jason_butler3@hotmail.com

Absolutely 200% correct (but don't they all say that...). You'll find that
if u play this it does actually sound right, purely cuz it is right.
Logic is a wonderful thing... Enjoy!

Tuning: x,D#,A#,x,A#,D#    (x= no string)

INTRO/VERSE:
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----5-555--4-4---5-555--4-4-----------------------------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----4-444--4-4---4-444--4-4---4-4--44----4-4-44--2------------------------|
D#|-------------------------------4-4--44----4-4-44--2------------------------|

 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----5-555--4-4---5-555--4-4-----------------------------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----4-444--4-4---4-444--4-4---4-4--44----00--44-22------------------------|
D#|-------------------------------4-4--44----00--44-22------------------------|



PRE-CHORUS:
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----5---------------------------------------------------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----4----------------------------------------------------4----------------|
D#|----------------------------------------------------------4----------------|
        Turn you anger into lust.......  You don't trust at all

 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----4---------------------------------------------------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----5----------------------------------------------------4----4-4---------|
D#|----------------------------------------------------------4----4-4---------|
        Love and sex and loneliness.....  leave the rest and I'll survive

 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---0--------0----4--4--2-2-------------------------------------------------|
D#|---0--------0----4--4--2-2-------------------------------------------------| 
      God it's good to be alive

CHORUS
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|-----------------------------------------------*8--------------------------|
A#|---------------------5----4---------2----------*7--------------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--7----------2-------4----4---------2--------------------------------------|
D#|--7----------2-------------------------------------------------------------|
    I'm torn in pieces, I'm blind and waiting for    
    My heart is reeling,I'm blind and waiting for *you

* = Only on the second time round on the chorus. This is also what's played after the 
    second chorus through to the Outro (starts at 2mins 8secs)

OUTRO

 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D#|--------------------------------------------------*8-----------------------|
A#|---5-------------4---------2----------------------*7-----------------------|
 X|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---4-------------4---------2-----------------------------------------------|
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
     I'm            Blind and waitin' for            you
     I'm            blind and waitin' for            you and i can't believe it's comin' true
     God it's good to... and I'm still... waiting for you and i can't believe it's comin true
     I'm            blind and waitin' for            you
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YlwThunder87 25 Nov 27, 2004 12:00 AM

You messed up on the tuning at the top, it doesn't adhere to the tab, (says theres no 6th string and in the tab there is), small mistake :)

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Lt hilsdorf 51 Nov 08, 2006 07:47 PM

Well this is a good tab. I even took my old, fake Strat and removed the two strings to try it. Didn't sound exactly right at times (even though I see in the Buffalo video this is what is played), the intro being the main thing, but thats probably cause that guitar is a piece of crap.

gave it a 5

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St.Jimmy13 37 Apr 02, 2007 05:45 PM

yeah totally on one part of live in buff. it shows johnny close up and u can see the missing strings, 5 stars

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