Frightened Rabbit My Backwards Walk chords
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This is the live, acoustic version of Frightened Rabbit's "My Backwards Walk", 9th track off their record The Midnight Organ Fight. Standard tuning, no capo! Intro: C Verse 1: C I'm working on my backwards walk F walking with no shoes or socks G and the time rewinds to the end of may F I wish we'd never met then met today Verse 2: C I'm working on my faults and cracks, F filling in the blanks and gaps G and when I write them out they don't make sense F I need you to pencil in the rest Verse 3 C I'm working on drawing a straight line F and i'll draw until I get one right G it's bold and dark girl, can't you see F I done drawn a line between you and me Verse 4 C I'm working on erasing you F just don't have the proper tools G I get hammered, forget that you exist F there's no way I'm forgetting this Verse 5: C I'm working hard on walking out F shoes keep sticking to the ground G my clothes won't let me close the door F these trousers seem to love your floor Verse 6: C I been working on my backwards walk F there's nowhere else for me to go G except back to you just one last time F say yes before I change my mind, say yes before I… Outro: G You're the shit and I'm knee-deep in it You're the shit and I'm knee-deep in it F You're the shit and I'm knee-deep in it G You're the shit and I'm knee-deep in it, you're... Nota Bene: Throughout the song play the chords quite softly but emphasise the sounds towards the higher end, the B and high E mainly, this creates the hollow sound Scott uses in the song. When the tab denotes an F chord, play it as an F/E Major chord, so basically don't play the root notes on either of the E strings.