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Basket Case Tab

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Hey there! So, I love this song. I learned it once before from tabs on this
 website, but when I saw her live, she played it very different. I sat down
 and re-learned it, so here are the actual tabs!

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                             Basket Case - Sara Bareilles
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Tabbed by: Cassi Blum
Email: the outcrowd775@aim.com

Tuning: Open D (D A D F# A D)

Intro

(...muted, "1, 2, 3, 4..)
e|-----x------------------o----o---o---o-----o--o--o-------------------------|
B|-----x------------------o----o---o---o-----o--o--o-------------------------|
G|-----x------------------o----7---5---o-----7--5--o---h1-o------------------|
D|-----x------------------o----7---5---o-----7--5--o-------------------------|
A|-----x------------------o----7---5---o-----7--5--o-------------------------|
E|-----x------------------o----o---o---o-----o--o--o-------------------------|

Verse
...(I don't want to.................. I'm just a...)
e|---o--o--o---o--o--o---o--o--o--o---o--o--o--------------------------------|
B|---o--o--o---o--o--o---o--o--o--o---o--o--o--------------------------------|
G|---7--5--o---7--5--o---7--8--5--o---o--7--5--------------------------------|
D|---7--5--o---7--5--o---7--9--5--2---o--7--5--------------------------------|
A|---7--5--o---7--5--o---7--9--5--2---o--7--5--------------------------------|
E|---o--o--o---o--o--o---o--o--o--o---o--o--o--------------------------------| 

Chorus
..........................(strummed once)
e|--o--o--o--o-------o--o--o--------------o--o--o---o--o--o------------------|
B|--o--o--o--o-------o--o--o--------------o--o--o---o--o--o------------------|
G|--o--5--4--o--1/3--o--5--4--------------o--7--5---o--7--5------------------|
D|--o--5--5--o-------o--5--5--------------o--7--5---o--7--5------------------|
A|--o--5--5--o--2/4--o--5--5--------------o--7--5---o--7--5------------------|
E|--o--o--o--o-------o--o--o--------------o--o--o---o--o--o------------------|

Back to verse

Bridge
..(come...oh...state I'm in.........anymore)
e|--12+---7+----o--o-----------------------o---------------------------------|
B|--12+---7+----o--o-----------------------o---------------------------------|
G|--12+---7+----o--5-----------------------7---------------------------------|
D|--12+---7+----o--5-----------------------7---------------------------------|
A|--12+---7+----o--5-----------------------7---------------------------------|
E|--12+---7+----o--o-----------------------o---------------------------------|


To Chorus



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| /   slide up
| \   slide down
| h   hammer-on
| p   pull-off
| ~   vibrato
| +   harmonic
| x   Mute note
| b   Bend
| pb  Pre-bend
| br  Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

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