I tabbed it out not knowing the high e was tuned to an F♯, the tab's still right. Except the chords have different names now. Now, I'm not so sure what happens at the bridge..Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capoThe main riff is based around a B chord I think f#|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-| B |--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-| G |--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-| D |--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-| A |--2-2-0-2-2-2-2-0-2-| E |--------------------|The high e and b strings are left open for the F♯, A♭m and A, this is done by playingroute of the chord with your thumb.
F♯ A♭m Af#|--0----0----0---| B |--0----0----0---| G |--3----4----6---| D |--4----6----7---| A |--4----6----7---| E |--2----4----5---|
Verse 1BThis country is my canvas I leave paint trails as I go. I'm painting a Epicture That you can only F♯see from outer space.B BMy bedroom is your sofa, I take my breakfast on the train. I'm tired and I'm Edirty, and not a F♯second goes to waste.A♭m B
ChorusI'll be dead but never Adying, and I say that with a Esmile It's just my way of A♭mtrying to be aliivF♯e.
Verse 3BWell I'll never get to grey hair And I'll never be in the black, But I can tell Estories that F♯most can hardly dream.B BDreaming is a luxury, Like stopping-staring and beauty sleep. I'll stop when I'm Efinished, And F♯sleep is for the weak.B A♭m
ChorusI'll be dead but never Adying, and I say that with a Esmile It's just my way of A♭mtrying to be aliivF♯e. Heaven's in the hAalf light, and that's where I Ereside, I got a wA♭mhiskey and a wry smile I check my vitalB signs.
BridgeAnd when I'm F♯gone, The world revolves, and life goes oAn, So mark no grave, AForgetA♭m my nF♯ame. A AIf the sA♭mong rF♯emains And everybody's got a drink and a smile, Well, that's just fine by me yeaF♯h.
ChorusHeaven's in the hAalf-light, and that's where I Ereside, I got a wA♭mhiskey and a wry smile I check my vitalF♯ signs. I'll be dead but never Adying, and I say that with a Esmile It's just my way of A♭mtrying to be aliivBe.
OutroB Riff (Play till death) Says Frank.