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Life on Mars? by David Bowie - Acoustic Cover by the Moon Loungers

Video here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVLpH9xYecw


CHORDS

          EADGBE                 EADGBE                 EADGBE
         --------               --------               --------
C         x32010        Eb7/Db   x4x323        C#dim    x4x020  
G/B       x20030        Ab       466544        Ebdim7   xx1212
Gm/Bb     x10030        Ab/E     066544        Em       022000
A7        x02020        Fm       133111        
Dm        xx0231        Ab7/F#   2x1112
Dm/C      x3x231        F        133211
Bm7       x20230        Bb       113331
G         320033        Dm/C#    x4x231
Eb/Bb     x1x343        cm/G     335543
Eb/B      x2x343        Gm       355333
Cm        x35543        Bbm7/F   113121
    


VERSE 1 

 C                 G/B               Gm/Bb             A7       
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|---------1-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------2-------|
|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|
|---2---------2---|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|---2---------2---|
|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-1-----1---------|-0-----0---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
            It's a God awful small afair        to the girl with the mousey hair


 Dm                Dm/C              Bm7               G
|---------1-------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|---2---------2---|---2---------2---|-----2-----2---2-|-----0-----0---0-|
|-0-----0---------|-----------------|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|
|-----------------|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-----3---------|
           but her Mummy is yelling no        and her Daddy has told her to go


 C                 G/B               Gm/Bb             A7       
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|---------1-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------2-------|
|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|
|---2---------2---|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|---2---------2---|
|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-1-----1---------|-0-----0---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
           But her friend is nowhere to be seen  now she walks through her sunken dream


 Dm                Dm/C              Bm7               G
|---------1-------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|---2---------2---|---2---------2---|-----2-----2---2-|-----0-----0---0-|
|-0-----0---------|-----------------|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|
|-----------------|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-----3---------|
         To the seat with the clearest view  and she's hooked to the silver screen



BRIDGE

 Eb/Bb             Eb/B              Cm                Eb7/Db
|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|-----4-----4---4-|-----4-----4---4-|-----4-----4---4-|-----2-----2---2-|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|---5---------5---|---3---------3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-1-----1---------|-2-----2---------|-3-----3---------|-4-----4---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
          But the film is a saddening bore     cos she's lived it ten times or more


 Ab                Ab/E              Fm                Ab7/F#
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-2---------------|
|---------4-------|---------4-------|---------1-------|-1-------1-------|
|-----5-----5---5-|-----5-----5---5-|-----1-----1---1-|-1---1-----1---1-|
|---6---------6---|---6---------6---|---3---------3---|---1---------1---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-4-----4---------|-0-----0---------|-1-----1---------|-2-----2---------|
         She could spit in the eyes of fools   as they ask her to focus on



CHORUS

 F                 Bb                Dm                Dm/C#
|-1---------------|-----------------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|
|-------1---------|-3-----3---------|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|
|-----2-----2---2-|-----3-----3---3-|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|-0---------------|-----------------|
|---------3-------|-1---------------|-----------------|-4---------------|
|-1---------------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
  Sailors   fighting in the dance hall   oh  man  look at those cave men 


 C                 Cm/G              Gm                Bbm7/F                 
|-----------------|---------3-------|-------3---------|---------1-------|
|---1-1-1-1-------|-------4---4-----|--------3--------|-------2---2-----|
|---0-0-0-0-----0-|-----5-------5---|-----3---3---3---|-----1-------1---|
|---2-2-2-2---2---|---5-----------5-|---5-------5---5-|---3-----------3-|
|-3---------3-----|-3---------------|-----------------|-1---------------|
|-----------------|-------3---------|-3---------------|-------1---------|
  go               It's the freskiest sho - oow        Take a look at the


 F                 Bb                Dm                Dm/C#
|-1---------------|-----------------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|
|-------1---------|-3-----3---------|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|
|-----2-----2---2-|-----3-----3---3-|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|-0---------------|-----------------|
|---------3-------|-1---------------|-----------------|-4---------------|
|-1---------------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
 law    man    beating up the wrong guy  oh man    wonder if he'll ever know


 C                 Cm/G              Gm                Bbm7/F                 
|-----------------|---------3-------|-------3---------|---------1-------|
|---1-1-1-1-------|-------4---4-----|--------3--------|-------2---2-----|
|---0-0-0-0-----0-|-----5-------5---|-----3---3---3---|-----1-------1---|
|---2-2-2-2---2---|---5-----------5-|---5-------5---5-|---3-----------3-|
|-3---------3-----|-3---------------|-----------------|-1---------------|
|-----------------|-------3---------|-3---------------|-------1---------|
               he's in the best selling shoooow         is there life on


 Dm                Dm/C#             Dm/C              Bm7
|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---3-----3-------|
|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|-----2-----0h2-2-|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------0---------|
|-----------------|-4---------------|-3---------------|-2---------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 Ma     -     aa     -      aa     -     aaaars?

 
  
LINK

 C                 C#dim             Dm                Ebdim7             
|-0-----------3---|-0-------0---0---|-1-------1-------|-2----------2-----|
|---------1-------|-----2-----2--3p2|-----3-----3---3-|-1-4p1--------1---|
|-----0-----0-----|---0---0---------|---2---------2---|-2----2---2-----2-|
|---2-------------|-----------------|-0-----0---------|-1------1---------|
|-3-----3---------|-4---------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|


 Em                F                 Fm               
|-3\2-3-----------|-3\1-3-----------|-3-1-------------|
|-0---------0-----|-1---------1-----|-1---4-1-3-1-3-4-|
|-0-------0---0---|-1-------2---2---|-1---------------|
|-------2-------2-|-------3-------3-|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-1---------------|-1---------------|



VERSE 2

 C                 G/B               Gm/Bb             A7       
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|---------1-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------2-------|
|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|
|---2---------2---|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|---2---------2---|
|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-1-----1---------|-0-----0---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
         It's on Americas tortured brow    that Mickey Mouse has grown up a cow


 Dm                Dm/C              Bm7               G
|---------1-------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|---2---------2---|---2---------2---|-----2-----2---2-|-----0-----0---0-|
|-0-----0---------|-----------------|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|
|-----------------|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-----3---------|
         Now the workers have struck for fame    cause Lennon's on sale again

 C                 G/B               Gm/Bb             A7       
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|---------1-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------2-------|
|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|-----0-----0---0-|
|---2---------2---|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|---2---------2---|
|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-1-----1---------|-0-----0---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
       See the mice in their million hordes   from Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads

 Dm                Dm/C              Bm7               G
|---------1-------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|---2---------2---|---2---------2---|-----2-----2---2-|-----0-----0---0-|
|-0-----0---------|-----------------|---0---------0---|---0---------0---|
|-----------------|-3-----3---------|-2-----2---------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-----3---------|
          Rule Britannia is out of bounds     to my mother my dog and clowns



BRIDGE

 Eb/Bb             Eb/B              Cm                Eb7/Db
|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|---------3-------|
|-----4-----4---4-|-----4-----4---4-|-----4-----4---4-|-----2-----2---2-|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|---5---------5---|---3---------3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-1-----1---------|-2-----2---------|-3-----3---------|-4-----4---------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
          But the film is a saddening bore     cos I wrote it ten times or more


 Ab                Ab/E              Fm                Ab7/F#
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-2---------------|
|---------4-------|---------4-------|---------1-------|-1-------1-------|
|-----5-----5---5-|-----5-----5---5-|-----1-----1---1-|-1---1-----1---1-|
|---6---------6---|---6---------6---|---3---------3---|---1---------1---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-4-----4---------|-0-----0---------|-1-----1---------|-2-----2---------|
         It's about to be writ again            as I ask you to focus on



CHORUS

 F                 Bb                Dm                Dm/C#
|-1---------------|-----------------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|
|-------1---------|-3-----3---------|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|
|-----2-----2---2-|-----3-----3---3-|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|-0---------------|-----------------|
|---------3-------|-1---------------|-----------------|-4---------------|
|-1---------------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
  Sailors   fighting in the dance hall   oh  man  look at those cave men 


 C                 Cm/G              Gm                Bbm7/F                 
|-----------------|---------3-------|-------3---------|---------1-------|
|---1-1-1-1-------|-------4---4-----|--------3--------|-------2---2-----|
|---0-0-0-0-----0-|-----5-------5---|-----3---3---3---|-----1-------1---|
|---2-2-2-2---2---|---5-----------5-|---5-------5---5-|---3-----------3-|
|-3---------3-----|-3---------------|-----------------|-1---------------|
|-----------------|-------3---------|-3---------------|-------1---------|
  go               It's the freskiest sho - oow        Take a look at the


 F                 Bb                Dm                Dm/C#
|-1---------------|-----------------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|
|-------1---------|-3-----3---------|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|
|-----2-----2---2-|-----3-----3---3-|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|
|---3---------3---|---3---------3---|-0---------------|-----------------|
|---------3-------|-1---------------|-----------------|-4---------------|
|-1---------------|---------1-------|-----------------|-----------------|
 law    man    beating up the wrong guy  oh man    wonder if he'll ever know


 C                 Cm/G              Gm                Bbm7/F                 
|-----------------|---------3-------|-------3---------|---------1-------|
|---1-1-1-1-------|-------4---4-----|--------3--------|-------2---2-----|
|---0-0-0-0-----0-|-----5-------5---|-----3---3---3---|-----1-------1---|
|---2-2-2-2---2---|---5-----------5-|---5-------5---5-|---3-----------3-|
|-3---------3-----|-3---------------|-----------------|-1---------------|
|-----------------|-------3---------|-3---------------|-------1---------|
               he's in the best selling shoooow         is there life on


 Dm                Dm/C#             Dm/C              Bm7
|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|---1-----1-------|-----------------|
|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|-----3-----3---3-|---3-----3-------|
|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|-------2-----2---|-----2-----0h2-2-|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------0---------|
|-----------------|-4---------------|-3---------------|-2---------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 Ma     -     aa     -      aa     -     aaaars?



OUTRO

 C                 C#dim             Dm                Ebdim7             
|-0-----------3---|-0-------0---0---|-1-------1-------|-2----------2----|
|---------1-------|-----2-----2--3p2|-----3-----3---3-|-1-4p1--------1--|
|-----0-----0-----|---0---0---------|---2---------2---|-2----2---2-----2|
|---2-------------|-----------------|-0-----0---------|-1------1--------|
|-3-----3---------|-4---------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


 Em                F                 Fm               
|-3\2-3-----------|-3\1-3-----------|-3-1-------------|-0--------------------|
|-0---------0-----|-1---------1-----|-1---4-1-3-1-3-4-|-1--------------------|
|-0-------0---0---|-1-------2---2---|-1---------------|-0--------------------|
|-------2-------2-|-------3-------3-|-----------------|----------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-----3-----3-----3--|
|-0---------------|-1---------------|-1---------------|----3-----3-----3-----|


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hanieldill 51 Nov 10, 2014 03:14 PM

Awesome tab!

I find playing the Eb/Bb progression up on the fret board is easier on the fingers

Eb/Bb 6-x-8-8-8-x
Eb/B 7-x-8-8-8-x
Cm 8-x-10-8-8-x
Eb7/Db 9-x-8-6-8-x (barre on the 6th)

other than those four bars, I play the way you do

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