Ben Folds - Rockin The Suburbs Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
4
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
3
4
         
         
         
         
         
3
1
X
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4

7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1

B

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
X
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

D/C

         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
X

D/B

         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
2
4
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
4
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
3
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X

Adim

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
X
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
X
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
4
3
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
4
4
4
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
3
4
2
X
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
3
2

5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
2
3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2

Bm

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
X
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X

C7M

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
3
2
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
3
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
3
1
4
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
4
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
2
3

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
1
4
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
4
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
2
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2
         
         
         
         
         
1
2
4
4
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
4
         
         
         
         
         
2
4

3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
1
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
4
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
4
1

Gsus4

variations
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
3
3
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
4
1
2
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2

7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
X
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4

E

variations
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
1
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
4
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

F7

variations
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2

Bsus4

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
4
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
3
3
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
4
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
4
1
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X

Dsus4

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
4
1
2
X
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
1
3
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
3
3
1
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
1
3
4
1
1

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
4

B7M

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
3
4
2
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
4
4
4
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
3
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
1

F

variations
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
2
4
3
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
1
3
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
X
1
4
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
1
1
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
2
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
2
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
2
3
1
4
1

Ddim

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
X
4
3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
4
3
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
2
1
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
2
1
3
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
X
X

B5

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
X
X
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
X
X
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
X
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
X
X
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
X
X
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
X
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X

C5

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
X
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
X
X
X
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
X
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
X
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
X
X
X
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
4
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1

A7M

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
4
4
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
3
4
2
X
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
3
2
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
2
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
X
3
4
2
X
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
3
2
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
3
3
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
X

E7M

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
4
4
4
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
4
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
2
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
1
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
4
3
2
1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
4
2
3
1
1

Fm

variations
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
2
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
1
1
1
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
4
2
1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
2
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
2
3
4
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
2
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
1
2
3
4
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
1
1
4

A/C

variations
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
1
1
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
1
1
1
4
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
3
2
X
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
X
4
4
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 3 fret
-------------------------....................
*ROCKIN' THE SUBURBS* >1. ANNIE WAITS >2. ZACK & SARA >3. STILL FIGHTING IT >4. GONE >5. FRED JONES PRT. 2 >6. THE ASCENT OF STAN >7. LOSING LISA >8. CARRYING CATHY >9. NOT THE SAME >10.ROCKIN' THE SUBURBS >11.FIRED >12.THE LUCKIEST 1...ANNIE WAITS... by Ben Folds
------------------.............

Intro

C G C

Verse 1

And Cso,G Annie Cwaits, Annie waits, Annie waits,G C For a Amcall Gfrom a Dfriend. The Csame, Git's the Csame, why's it always the same? G C Annie Amwaits Gfor the last...Ctime.

Interlude

C G C

Verse 2

The Cclock, Gnever Cstops, never stops, never waits.G C She's growing Amold,G it's getting Dlate and Fso. He for-Ggot, he forgot, but maybe Amnot. D Maybe he's been serious-Fly hurt? G Would that be Cworse? G C

Bridge 1

Gm Headlights Bcrest the hill, Fshadows pass her Cby and out of Gmsight. B Whoo-oo.F C Gm Annie Bsees in dreams, Ffriday bingo, Cpigeons in the Gmpark.B

Chorus 1

C Annie Gwaits, Ffor the Clast time.G C C Just the Gsame, Fas the Clast time.

Middle 8

Annie Amsays; you Fsee? This is Cwhy I'd rather Gbe... a-Amlone. F C G

Verse 3

And Cso,G Annie Cwaits, Annie waits, Annie waits,G C For a Amcall Gfrom a Dfriend. The Csame, Git's the Csame, why's it always the same? G C Annie Amwaits, Gas the Clast...

Bridge 2

Gm Headlights Bcrest the hill, Fshadows pass her Cby and out of Gmsight. B Whoo-oo. F C Gm Annie, BI could be, Fif we're both still Clonely, when we're Gmold.B

Chorus 2

C Annie Gwaits, Ffor the Clast time.G C C Just the Gsame, Fas the Clast timeG. C C Annie Gwaits, Ffor the Clast time.G C C Just the Gsame, Fas the Clast time.

Coda

Annie Amwaits...G N.C.But not for mCe. CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C G Am D F Gm B

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

 x3201x  320003  x02210  xx0232  133211  355333  x13331
2...ZAK & SARA... by Ben Folds
-----------------.............

F

Intro

D D/C D/B D/B

Verse 1

D Sara D/Cspelled without an 'D/Bh' was getting D/Bbored, D On a D/CPeavey amp from D/Bnineteen eighty D/Bfour. Em While Zak without a 'c' Atried out some new guitars, Em Playing Sara with no 'Ah's favorite song.

Chorus 1

La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. Em Zak and ASara.

Interlude

D D/C D/B D/B

Verse 2

D Often D/CSara would have D/Bspells where she lost D/Btime, D She saw the D/Cfuture, she heard D/Bvoices from in-D/Bside. Em The kind of voices she would Asoon learn to deny, Em Because at home they got her Asmacked.

Chorus 2

La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. Em Zak and ASara.

Bridge 1

C C/B A Zak and Sara.C C B A

Break

Zak called his BmDad about Elay away plans, Sara Atold the Dfriendly salesman, G That you'll all die in your Ecars. And why's it gotta be Adark? And you're all Adimworkin' in a submarine.

Interlude

D D/C D/B D/B

Verse 3

D She saw the D/Clight, she saw a D/Bpale English D/Bface, D Some strange ma-D/Cchines repeating D/Bbeats, And thumping D/Bbass. Em Pitchers of pills that put you Ain a loving trance, Em That make it possible for Aall white boys to dance. Em And when Zak finished Sara's song, Sara Aclapped.

Chorus 3

La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. La la Dlaaa, la la D/Blaaa, la la Alaaa. Em Zak and ASara.

Bridge 2

C C/B A Zak and Sara.C C B

Outro

D D/C D/B D/B D

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

D D/C D/B D/B Em A

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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C C/B Bm E G Adim

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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3...STILL FIGHTING IT... by Ben Folds
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Verse 1

Good morning Cson, I am a F7Mbird, Wearing a Cbrown polyester F7Mshirt. You want a CCoke? Maybe some F7Mfries? The roast beef Ccombo's only $9.9-G5, But it's Cokay; you don't have to F7Mpay, I've got all the Cchange. G

Chorus 1

Everybody Fknows it Churts to grow Gup, but everybody Fdoes. It's so Cweird to be Gback here, Let me tell you Fwhat; the Cyears go on, and, G We're still fighting it, Fwe're still fighting it. And Cyou're so F7Mmuch like Cme; I'm F7Msorry.

Verse 2

Good morning Cson; twenty F7Myears from now, Maybe we'll Cboth sit down and have a few F7Mbeers. And I can Ctell you about to-F7Mday, And how I Cpicked you up and everything Gchanged. It was Cpain, sunny days and F7Mrain, I knew you'd feel the Csame Gthings.

Chorus 2

Everybody Fknows it Churts to grow Gup, but everybody Fdoes. It's so Cweird to be Gback here, Let me tell you Fwhat; the Cyears go on, and, G We're still fighting it, Fwe're still fighting it. You'll Ctry and F7Mtry, and one Cday you'll F7Mfly, Fm A-Cway from F7Mme.

Interlude

C F7M C F7M

Bridge 1

C F7M

Good

C F7M

Good

Good morning Cson, I am a F7Mbird,

C F7M

Good

It was Cpain, sunny days and F7Mrain, I knew you'd feel the Csame Gthings.

Chorus 3

Everybody Fknows it Churts to grow Gup, but everybody Fdoes. It's so Cweird to be Gback here, Let me tell you Fwhat; the Cyears go on, and, G We're still fighting it, Fwe're still fighting it. And Cyou're so F7Mmuch like Cme; I'm F7Msorry. CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C F7M G F Fm

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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4...GONE... by Ben Folds
-----------.............

Intro

F A B C

Verse 1

I Fthought I'd write, I Athought I'd let you Bknow,C It's been Fyears since you've been Agone; I've finally Blet you go.C And I Fhope you find some Atime to drop a Bnote, C But if you Amwon't, then you Cwon't.

Chorus 1

And FI..A. B Will con-Csider you Fgone. A B C

Verse 2

I Fknow that you went Astraight to someone Belse, C While I Fworked through all this Ashit here by my-Bself. C And I Fthink that you should Aspend some time a-Blone.C But if you Amwon't, then you Cwon't.

Chorus 2

And FI..A. Bwill, C Then FI..A. Bwill con-Csider you Dmgone.

Interlude

Dm G G7 G Bm F B Bm

Break

I wake Fup, in the Dmnight all a-Blone, and it's al-Cright. The chemi-Dmcals, are wearing Goff, since Byou've gone, C7Mgone...

Verse 3

The Fdays go on, the Alights go off and Bon, C And Fnothing really Amatters when you're Bgone.C If you Fthink that you feel Anothing at Ball, C If you Amdon't, then you Cdon't. If you Amwon't, then you Cwon't.

Chorus 3

And FI..A. Bwill, C Then FI..A. Bwill, C Then FI..A. Bwill con-Csider you Dmgone.

Outro

Dm Bm C7M F

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

F A B C Am

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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Dm G G7 Bm C7M

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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5...FRED JONES PRT.2... by Ben Folds
-----------------------.............

Intro

    C          Am7           Em7        G
e|--3--3--3p0--3--3--3p0--|--3--3--3p0--3--3/5-------|
B|------------------------|---------------------5/6--|
G|------------------------|--------------------------|
D|------------------------|--------------------------|
A|------------------------|--------------------------|
E|------------------------|--------------------------| (x2)

Verse 1

C Fred sits a-Am7lone at his Em7desk in the Gdark, There's an Cawkward young Am7shadow that Em7waits in the Ghall. He's Amcleared all his Fthings and he's Amput them in Fboxes, C Things that remind him: G 'life has been good'. Am Twenty-five years, he's Fworked at the paper, A Cman's here to take him down-Gstairs.Gsus4 G

Chorus 1

And I'm Csorry, Mr. FJones; Git's... Ctime.

Interlude

    C          Am7           Em7        G
e|--3--3--3p0--3--3--3p0--|--3--3--3p0--3--3/5-------|
B|------------------------|---------------------5/6--|
G|------------------------|--------------------------|
D|------------------------|--------------------------|
A|------------------------|--------------------------|
E|------------------------|--------------------------| (x2)

Verse 2

C There was no Am7party, Em7there were no Gsongs, 'Cos to-Cday's just a Am7day like the Em7day that he Gstarted. Am No-one is Fleft here that Amknows his first Fname, And Clife barrels on like a Grunaway train, Where the Ampassengers change, they don't Fchange anything, You get Coff; someone else can get Gon. Gsus4 G

Chorus 2

And I'm Csorry, Mr. FJones; Git's... Ctime.

Interlude

    C          Am7           Em7        G
e|--3--3--3p0--3--3--3p0--|--3--3--3p0--3--3/5-------|
B|------------------------|---------------------5/6--|
G|------------------------|--------------------------|
D|------------------------|--------------------------|
A|------------------------|--------------------------|
E|------------------------|--------------------------| (x2)

Bridge 1

Am Streetlight shines through the Emshades, Casting Flines on the floor and Clines on his Gface; He re-Fflects on the Cday.

Interlude

Am Em F Em

Am Em F Em D C D

Verse 3

C Fred gets his Am7paints out and Em7goes to the Gbasement, Pro-Cjecting some Am7slides, Em7onto a Gplain white, Am Canvas and Ftraces it, Amfills in the Fspaces. He Cturns off the slides and it Gdoesn't look right, Yeah, and Amall of these bastards have Ftaken his place, He's Cforgotten but not yet Ggone. Gsus4 G

Chorus 3

And I'm Csorry, Mr. FJones; G And I'm Csorry, Mr. FJones; G And I'm Csorry, Mr. FJones; Git's... Ctime. CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C Am7 Em7 G F Am Gsus4 Em D

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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6...THE ASCENT OF STAN... by Ben Folds
-------------------------.............

Gm

Intro

Em B7 E D A7 C

Verse 1

G Pangs, D of silence, Emfrom the Droom upstairs. C Hows the Gview there? G Do you read what they're Dsaying about you?

Verse 2

G That you're Dno fun, Emsince the Dwar was won. C In fact, you Ghave become, G All of the Dthings you've always...Am run away Cfrom.

Chorus 1

The ascent of EmStan; B7texEtbook hippie Dman. A7 Em B7GetE rest while you Dcan.A7

Verse 3

G So where'd the Dyears go? EmAll the Dtime we had? C Being Gpoor was, Gnot such a Ddrag in hindsight. G And you Dwonder, Emwhy your Dfather was Cso re-Gsigned. G Now you don't Dwonder, any-Ammore. C

Chorus 2

The ascent of EmStan; B7texEtbook hippie Dman. A7 Em B7 TeExtbook hippie Dman, A7get rest while you Ccan.

Bridge 1

C (StaD...Gn); once you wanted revo-Clution, (StaD...Gn); now you're the Cinstitution.

D G

How's it feel to be the Cman? D G It's no fun to be the man.

Interlude

Em B7 E D A7

C G F7 Bsus4 B

Break

G La...Dda da, Emda da, Dda da, da da Gda. G La da Dda da da, da da, Amla..C. And Amnow watch it all go Cdown.

Chorus 3

The ascent of EmStan; B7texEtbook hippie Dman. A7 Em (Stan), B7texEtbook hippie Dman. A7 Get rest while you Ccan.

Bridge 2

C (StaD...Gn); once you wanted revo-Clution, (StaD...Gn); now you're the Cinstitution.

D G

How's it feel to be the Cman? D G It's no fun to be the man.

Coda

G It's no fun to be the man. CHORD DIAGRAMS:

Em B7 E D A7 C

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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G Am F7 Bsus4 B

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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7...LOSING LISA... by Ben Folds
------------------.............

Intro

G

Verse 1

G The lights are Foff again, Cshe took me Gby suprise. G She's so Fsensitive, Cthis shit just Ghappens sometimes. G She's my Feverything; Cshe's my best Gfriend and more. G We don't do Fanything, Cwe didn't Gdo the day...

Bridge 1

Be-Ffore you go, you Emoughta know, That I Edidn't mean to hurt you; I just Dsus4wanted you to Dknow.

Chorus 1

G Black tears are Ffalling down her Cface and I am B7Mwrong. G Black tears are Ffalling and she Cwon't say what I've B7Mdone. G She's sitting Fhere beside me, Cthen she is B7Mgone. B7M Black tears are falling, Cfalling. G

Verse 2

G Remember Flong ago; Ctogether Glaughing, loving. G Oh so Flong ago, Cwhen we were Gbuying something. G Life was Fsimple then; Cbut she's not Ghappy now. And I...Gdon't feel Fanything, her Clips are Gmoving.

Bridge 2

I am Fmesmerised, by Emtiny lies, I'm Ewatching as the shapes are drawing Dsus4slowly from her Deyes.

Chorus 2

G Black tears are Ffalling down her Cface and I am B7Mwrong. G Black tears are Ffalling and she Cwon't say what I've B7Mdone. G She's sitting Fhere beside me, Cthen she is B7Mgone. B7M Black tears are falling, falling,C B7M Black tears are falling, falling.C Dsus4 D

Break

Am7 Losing Lisa, Dsus4 D Am7 Losing Lisa.Dsus4 D F Losing Lisa, and there's Dsus4nothing I can Ddo. Dsus4 D

Piano solo

G F C B7M

Outro

G Black tears are Ffalling, falling. (COoh, B7Mooh). G Black tears are Ffalling, falling. (COoh, B7Mooh). G Black tears are Ffalling, falling. (COoh, B7Mooh). G Black tears are Ffalling, falling. (COoh, B7Mooh). CHORD DIAGRAMS:

G F C Em E Dsus4 D B7M Am7

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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8...CARRYING CATHY... by Ben Folds
---------------------.............

F

Intro

D G D G C F C F

D G D G C F C B7M

D G D

Verse 1

D Her window was D/Chung like a painting, She D/Bworried it might come to B7Mlife. D She stared for Ahours. D So obsessed was I, D/Cand self-absorbed that I, D/B Didn't see that she B7Mwas, D cry-Aing.

Chorus 1

There was Gmalways someone Ccarrying, There was Amalways someone Dm7carrying, Gm Always someone's Ccarrying DCathy.

Interlude

D G D G C F C

Verse 2

D There were times when I'd D/Cfind myself saying that; D/B "Friends, you don't B7Munderstand", And she's Ddifferent, when it's Ajust me and her. And I Dclosed the door and I D/Ctried to hang on, And she D/Bsank into the B7Mdark. I was Dover my head.A

Chorus 2

There was Gmalways someone Ccarrying, There was Amalways someone Dm7carrying, Gm Always someone's Ccarrying DCathy.

Interlude

D G D G C F C

Bridge 1

We gave you B7Meverything; you could have been Danything. We gave you B7Meverything; you could have done Danything. But to i-B7Mmagine a fall, with no one Dm6at Dall to Dm6catch Dyou.

Chorus 3

There'd always been Amsomeone...Dm7

Gm C D

Gm Then one night, she climbed Cinto the picture frame. Am Out in the frozen Dm7air, and Gmout,C of Dsight.G D

Verse 3

D Woke up sad from this D/Cdream I've been having, The D/Blast couple nights or B7Mso. D A With her Dfather and brothers, we're D/Call at the funeral, D/B Carrying a box through the B7Mrain. Then Dsomebody says that it's Aalways been this way.

Chorus 4

There was Gmalways someone Ccarrying, There was Amalways someone Dm7carrying, Gm Always someone's Ccarrying... Gm Always someone's Ccarrying... DCathy.

Outro

D G D G C F D

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

D G C F B7M D/C

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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D/B A Gm Am Dm7 Dm6

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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9...NOT THE SAME... by Ben Folds
-------------------.............

Intro

C

C G Ddim C

Verse 1

You Ctook a trip and Gclimbed a tree, Ddim At Robert Sledge's Cparty. And there you stayed, 'till Gmorning came, Ddim And you were not the Csame after that.

Verse 2

You Cgave your life, to GJesus Christ, Ddim And after all your Cfriends went home. You came back down, you Glooked around, Ddim And you were not the Csame after that.

Bridge 1

Am7 Aaah, F7Maaah, C You were not the Gsame after that. Am7 Aaah, F7Maaah, C You were not the Gsame after that.

Chorus 1

You see them F7Mdrop like flies, from the Gbright sunny skies, They come F7Mknocking at your door, with this Glook in their eyes. You got F7Mone good trick, and you're Ghangin' on, you're hangin' on to Cit.

Interlude

C

Verse 2

You Ctook the word and Gmade it heard, Ddim And eased the Cpeople's pain. And for that you were idolised, im-Gmortalised. Ddim You were not the Csame after that.

Bridge 2

Am7 Walking tall, you'd F7Mbought it all, C You were not the Gsame after that. 'Till Am7someone died, on the F7Mwater slide, C You were not the Gsame after that.

Chorus 2

You see them F7Mdrop like flies, from the Gbright sunny skies, They come F7Mknocking at your door, with this Glook in their eyes. You got F7Mone good trick, and you're Ghangin' on, you're hangin' on to Cit.

Bridge 3

Am7 Ooh ooh F7Mooh,

C G

Am7 Ooh ooh F7Mooh. C G

Chorus 3

You see them F7Mdrop like flies, from the Gbright sunny skies, They come F7Mknocking at your door, with this Glook in their eyes. You got F7Mone good trick, and you're Ghangin' on, you're hangin' on, you're hangin' on.

Coda

F7M

G You're hangin' on,F7M G You're hangin' on,F7M G You're hangin' on.

Outro

C G Ddim C C

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C G Ddim Am7 F7M

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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10...ROCKIN' THE SUBURBS... by Ben Folds
---------------------------.............

Intro

C D F C

e|-----------------|-----------------|
B|---------1-3-----|---------1-1-----|
G|--0-0-2-------2--|--0-0-2----------|
D|-----------------|--------------2--|
A|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------| (x3)

Break

D F

Verse 1

C Lemme tell ya'll Dwhat it's like, F Being male, middle class and white. C Its a bitch, if you Ddon't believe; F Listen up to my new CD. (Shamon!)

Interlude

C D F

Verse 2

C I got shit running Dthrough my brain, F So intense that I Ccan't explain. C All alone in my Dwhite boy pain, F Shake your booty while the Cband complains.

Interlude

C D F C C D F

Chorus 1

I'm rocking the Dsuburbs, just like FMichael Jackson Cdid, I'm rocking the Dsuburbs, except that Fhe was talen-Cted. I'm rocking the Dsuburbs; take the Fcheques and face the Cfacts, That some pro-Dducer with computers, fixes Fall my shitty tracks.

Interlude

C D F C

Verse 3

C I'm pissed off but I'm Dtoo polite, F When people break in the Mc-CDonald's line. C Mom and dad, you made me Dso uptight; F Gonna cuss on the Cmic tonight.

Bridge 1

D Dunno how much I can Ftake, C Girl, give me something I can Dbreak. N.C.

Chorus 2

I'm rocking the Dsuburbs, just like FQuiet Riot Cdid, I'm rocking the Dsuburbs, except that Fthey were talen-Cted, I'm rocking the Dsuburbs; take the Fcheques and face the Cfacts, That some pro-Dducer with computers, fixes Fall my shitty tracks.

Middle 8

    C      F                  C         F
e|-------------------------|--------------------------|
B|-------------------------|--------------------------|
G|------------2-2--0--2-4--|------------2-2--5-5-5-4--|
D|--2-0-2--5---------------|--2-0-2--5----------------|
A|-------------------------|--------------------------|
E|-------------------------|--------------------------| (x2)
In a Chaze these Fdays, I Cpull up to the Fstoplight: I can Cfeel that somethings Fnot right, I can Cfeel someone's Fblasting me with Chate and Fbass, Sending Cdirty thoughts my Fway. 'Cos my Cgreat-great-great-great-Fgrand dad, Was someone's Cgreat-great-great-great-Fgranddady's Cslaves.F It wasn't my i-Cdea, F it wasn't my i-Cdea,F never was my iCdea. F

Bridge 2

Just go to the Dstore, for some FPrepiration-CH...

Break

C D F

C Ya'll don't know Dwhat it's like, F Being male, middle class and white. C Ya'll don't know Dwhat it's like, F Being male, middle class and white. C Ya'll don't know Dwhat it's like, F Being male, middle Cclass and white. C Ya'll don't know Dwhat it's like, F Being male, middle Cclass and white. It gets me Creal pissed off, and it makes me Dwanna say... It gets me Freal pissed off, and it makes me Cwanna say... It gets me real pissed off, and it makes me Dwanna say... F FUN.C.CK!!

Chorus 3

D Just like FJohn Bon Jovi Cdid. I'm rocking the Dsuburbs, except that Fhe was talen-Cted. I'm rocking the Dsuburbs; take the Fcheques and face the Cfacts, That some pro-Dducer with computers, fixes Fall my shitty tracks.

Coda

These Fdays..C. Gyeah, Fyeah, I'm rocking the Fsuburbs...C G yeah, Fyeah. I'm rocking the Fsuburbs...C G yeah, Fyeah.

Break

D F

Coda

FYou better watch out, because I'm gonna say fuck, You better watch out, because I'm gonna say fuck. You better watch out, because I'm gonna say fuck, You better watch out, because I'm gonna say fuck.

Outro

G B5 C5 C5 D5

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C D F G B5 C5 C5 D5

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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11...FIRED... by Ben Folds
-------------.............

Intro

C E7 Am7 F

Verse 1. C Lu-E7cretia Am7walks in-Fto a Croom,E7 Am7 F C Be-E7cause she Am7does it's Fnot the F7Msame A7Mroom. C The E7one she Am7wanted Fto be Cin, E7 Am7 F she says; C "Every-E7where I Am7go, damn, Fthere I F7Mam".

Chorus 1

And I just A7Mwanna walk a-C7Mway, F7M Won't you A7Mlet me walk a-C7Mway some-F7Mtimes? Won't you A7Mlet me walk a-C7Mway? F7M A7M Everyone one of you is fired.

Interlude

C E7 Am7 F

Verse 2

C I'm E7just an Am7ordi-Fnary Cguy, E7 Am7 F C And E7all I Am7want is Fto be F7Mloved; is that so A7Mwrong? C Don't E7think that Am7I don't Fknow, What Cyou're E7saying a-Am7bout me; F C I E7hear it Am7all through Fthese thin F7Mwalls.

Chorus 2

And I just A7Mwanna walk a-C7Mway, F7M Won't you A7Mlet me walk a-C7Mway some-F7Mtimes? And I just A7Mwanna walk a-C7Mway. F7M

Bridge 1

A7M Every one of you is fired, E7M Every one of you is oh oh oh oh, A7M Every one of you is fired.G G7

Solo

C E7 Am7 F

Chorus 3

And I just A7Mwanna walk a-C7Mway, F7M Won't you A7Mlet me walk a-C7Mway this F7Mtime? 'Cos I just A7Mwanna walk a-C7Mway. F7M

Bridge 2

A7M Every one of you is fired, E7M Every one of you is, oh oh oh oh. A7M Every one of you is fired, E7M Every one of you is, oh oh oh oh. F7M Fired..C7M. F7M Dm7 G7

Outro

C E7 Am7 F F7M

A7M Motherfucker!... C CHORD DIAGRAMS:

C E7 Am7 F F7M A7M

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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C7M E7M G G7 Dm7

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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12...THE LUCKIEST... by Ben Folds
--------------------.............

Intro

D G D A

Bm Fm G D/A A

Verse 1

D I don't Aget many Dthings right the Gfirst time, In Dfact I am Bmtold that a Clot. Now I Aknow all the A/Cwrong turns, The Dstumbles and Gfalls brought me Dhere.Bm Fm A

Chorus 1

Bm And where was GI, Before the Bmday that I first Esaw your lovely Aface? Now I Fmsee it every Gday. A G And D/AI Aknow,A7 that;

D A Bm Fm G D/A A

I Am, I Am, I Am, The Dluckiest. A

Interlude

D G D A

Verse 2

D What if I'd been Aborn, D50 years be-Gfore you, In a Dhouse on the Bmstreet, where you Clive? Maybe AI'd be A/Coutside, As you Dpass on your Gbike; would I Dknow? Bm Fm A

Chorus 2

Bm And in a Gwide sea of Bmeyes, I'd see Eone pair that AI'd recog-Fmnise. G A G And D/AI Aknow,A7 that;

D A Bm Fm G D/A A

I Am, I Am, I Am, The Dluckiest. A

Bridge 1

Em I love you more than I have Bmever found a A/Cway to Dsay to Gyou.A

Verse 3

Next Ddoor there's an Aold man, who Dlived to his G90's, And one Dday passed a-Bmway in his Csleep. And his Awife, she A/Cstayed, For a Dcouple of Gdays, and passed a-Dway.Bm Fm A

Chorus 3

Bm I'm sorry, I Gknow, That's a Bmstrange way to Etell you, That I Aknow we be-Fmlong. G A G ThaD/At I kAnow, A7 that;

D A Bm Fm G D/A A

I Am, I Am, I Am, The Bmluckiest.

Outro

Bm Fm G D/A A D

CHORD DIAGRAMS:

D G A Bm Fm D/A

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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C A/C E A7 Em

EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE

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