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Basement Apartment ukulele

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Artist: Sarah Harmer
Song Title: Basement Apartment
Submitted by: Tim Lawson (user turinbrakes)
Email: timlawson100@hotmail.com
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This is a great song but i couldn't find any tabs for this so i just tabbed it out 
myself and i'm pretty sure this is 100% accurate so check it out.

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Standard Tuning: EADGBe
Capo: 3th Fret

Chords: (written as used without capo)

  Fadd9  F      G      F
e|-3----|--3---|--2---|--0---|
B|-3----|--3---|--3---|--1---|
G|-0----|--0---|--2---|--0---|
D|-2----|--0---|--0---|--2---|
A|-3----|--2---|--0---|--3---|
E|-x----|--3---|--0(2)|--3---|


Okay, so the most 'tricky' part
(as far as you wanna call it tricky)
is the rhytm of the Cadd9 and the G chords..
The rhytm of these two particular chords
is used troughout the whole song except 
for the chorus..

       Fadd9  F
e|-------3----3--333--
B|-------3----0--000--
G|-------0----0--000--
D|-----2-2----0--000--
A|---3---3----2--222--
E|-------x----3--333-- (repeated)

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[Intro:] (guitar kicks in just before the laughing part)

Fadd9, F, Fadd9, F,  
Fadd9, F, G, F       (repeat 2x times)

[Verse:]

Fadd9        F  Fadd9            F
   You live out where the street ends

     Fadd9    F         G           F
in a basement apt. with one of your friends

        Fadd9         F
and the tap drips all night

      Fadd9          F
water torture in the sink

    Fadd9      F
The furnace is burning

          G    F        Fadd9 F
but it's still cold i think ___


Fadd9, F, Fadd9, F, G, F


Fadd9           F
I can smell the bleach

          Fadd9      F
that they use in the hall

       Fadd9           F           G   F
but it can't clean the dirt off of me

             Fadd9     F
It's seeping under the door

Fadd9         F
in across the floor

     Fadd9       F
it's starting to hurt


[Chorus:]


(G)   (F)   Fadd9     F   Fadd9
Everytime I breatthe__|

     F             Fadd9  F  G  F
Everytime I try to leave__|

            Fadd9       F   G F
Everytime I breathe_____|


[Verse:]

        Fadd9   F
Now the toaster sticks

        Fadd9       F
and the empties are piled

  Fadd9               F               G    F  
I haven't been up the stairs in awhile now

  Fadd9          F    
I gotta wash the sheets on my bed

Fadd9           F  
gotta watch the things that go unsaid

Fadd9           F            G    F
God I wish we'd leave it at this____|


[Repeat Chorus] (except the beginning D & C 
               chords wich are already 
               played at the end of verse)

[Verse]

G
  And every evening you open the door

          F
You come down

        G                                           F
There's nothing like watching tv all night on the ground

    G                       F
and no one is watching me slide

G
below street level

         C    (pump up this chord, get ready for the chorus)
barely alive


[Instrumental] (chords from the chorus)


[Last verse]

    Fadd9   F   Fadd9            F
Now we live out where the street ends

     Fadd9    F         Fadd9    F
in a basement apt. just like our friends

          Fadd9             F
We always said that we were different

        Cadd0            F
but you know now that we weren't

       Fadd9                    F
'cause there's holes in all the bottles

    G        F
and my lungs hurt___|


[Repeat Chorus]

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03/05/02
That’s it, a very nice song. You can easilly perform this with just an accoustic, that’s 
how i first played it. Do you have any comment, suggestions, deaththreaths or marriage 
proposels? Email me at timlawson100@hotmail.com.

            
            
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