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Man On The Moon Acoustic Chords


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                        Man On The Moon (Acoustic) - REM
Tabbed by: Sozes Flying V
Tuning: Standard

Chords used
C - x32010
D - xx0232
Am - x02210
G - 320003
Bm - x24432
Em - 022000

Intro - repeat C to D, playing a single strum then pick the e and B string, then strum 
Do same for both chords, and in a few other chords in the song, such as the D in the 
Continue this pattern into the verses

C                        D             C
Mott the Hoople and the Game of Life. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
C                     D              C
Andy Kaufman in the wrestling match. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
C                     D                    C
Monopoly, twenty one, checkers, and chess. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
C                        D                 C
Mister Fred Blassie in a breakfast mess. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
C                       D             C
Let's play Twister, let's play Risk. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
C                          D              C
See you in heaven if you make the list. Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Bridge (Strum normally, but, for the G, play suspended notes also, to fill out the sound)

Am                            G        Am                     
Hey Andy, did you hear about this one? Tell me, are you locked in the punch?
Am                           G      C                        D
Hey Andy, are you goofing on Elvis? Hey baby, are we losing touch?

Chorus (just strum)

G       Am       C          Bm         G    
If you believed they put a man on the moon, man on the moon
G       Am       C            Bm       G    
If you believe there's nothing up my sleeve, then nothing is cool




Instrumental (consists of Em and D, but vary with suspended notes, so Em can go to 
and D can go to Dsus2)

Verse (Gentle)

Bridge (resume normal playing)

Chorus till finish

Any comments/ ratings welcome!
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Sozes Flying V wrote on July 4 2008, 09:46 am

For the chorus, the D should be after the second G, above "moon", and the the Am should be above nothing - I don't know what happened :S

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tomtkox wrote on April 28 2010, 11:48 am

Great job, thanks, but why not finish it off??.......

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Sozes Flying V wrote on April 21 2013, 04:38 pm

*sticks lip out petulantly* Shan't!

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