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Carnation chords

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Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2000 14:30:40 -0400
From: shaun hand 
Subject: j/jam/carnation.crd

Worked out and transcribed by Shaun Hand, Birmingham
  8th September 2000, 19.26pm
E-mail at Heliocentric@breathe.com
This uses a few chords remembered from seeing a transcription from Christian Korbanka somewhere but 
that only applies to where the chords are 6's instead of just majors etc. The rest if my own devising.


>From 'The Gift', 1982

Chords used:

Am:    x02210
C:     x32010
G:     320033
Bb:    x1333x
Gm:    355333
Eb6:   xx1313
D:     xx0232
Bm:    x24432
E:     022100
Eb:    xx5343
Cm:    x35543
Bb6:   x13333
F6:    xx3231
Em7:   022030
Fmaj7: xx3210
G6:    xx5430

Am C G Bb (x2)
'If you gave me..' to '..settle'

Gm (bass: G F# F E) Eb6 D Bm E Am D Am
'I trample down..' to '..gain'

Am C G Bb (x2)
'If you ..' to '..at all'

Gm (bass: G F# F E) Eb D Bm E Am D Cm
'I am out ..' to '..doomed forever'

Cm Bb6 Cm Bb6 Am F6 Am Em7 Fmaj7 G6 E
(guitar solo)

Am C G Bb (x2)
(instrumental verse w/piano solo)

Repeat verse one

Gm (bass: G F# F E) Eb D Bm E Am D Cm
'And if ..' to '..hate in you'

D Bm E Am D

Cm D Bm E Am D
'la la la..' rpt to fade.

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markyboy101 322 Jan 28, 2009 06:43 AM

Excellent, thanks for the chord diagrams, I didn't know what they were on the Oasis version, 5 Stars :)

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Musicfan_44 10 Apr 27, 2013 08:36 AM

I believe Eb6 is actually played as Cm7.

I watched the video of someone who plays it perfectly (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEcYc8j1wHo)and from this video I believe the Gm to Eb6 part (bass walkthrough) goes something like this (roughly) :

Gm Gm/F# Gm/F Gm/E (Eb)Cm Cm7(Eb6)
e -3--------3-----------3-----------3-------------3---------3---------3-
B -3------3---3-------3---3-------3---3---------3---3-------4-------4---
G -3----3-------3---3-------3---3-------3-----3-------3-----5-----3----
D -5--5-----------4-----------3------------(5)--------------5---5------
A -5--------------------------------------7-------------(6)-3-3-------
E –3-------------------------------------------------------------------

The 2nd time just play an Eb chord x6534x instead of Cm and Cm7.
Gm/F as written here can also be called the Bb6 chord.

this guy here plays different chords from his old songbook, I don't know if they are correct or not (especially Am7 instead of Cm when it says "forever" just before the break) : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4fU6O4mpGE

Can someone please tab the solo part ? thank you

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