Andrew Jackson Jihad – Cant Maintain chords

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"Heartilation"

Off of their new album, Can't Maintain.  Pretty simple.

Artist:  Andrew Jackson Jihad
Album:   Can't Maintain
Year:    2009
Label:   Asian Man
Tuning:  Standard


Intro (First two times muted):

C - F - C - C (muted, hit F twice, quickly)
C - F - C - F - C - F - C - C (hit F twice, quickly)


CI wanna break apart my heart
AmGlue the pieces to my car
FCrash it into a wall
GI don't wanna feel at all
CWanna break apart my heart
CDouse it in gasoline
AmTil the fire burns clean
FThen flick a cigarette
GLike that movie Con Air
CDoused in gasoline
F GAnd if you think
C AmYou are better than me, you're right
F (short strokes)There's no one to love
G (short strokes)There's no one to trust
C F C FIn my life.
CI want to pick up the pieces
AmAnd plant them in the ground
F G C - F - C (done quickly)When a tree grows there I want to chop that tree down
CBuild it into a boat
AmAnd float it in a lake
F G CAnd with dynamite I will explode the thing that makes me make mistakes
F GAnd if you think
C AmYou are better than me, you're right
F (short strokes)There's no one to love
G (short strokes)There's no one to trust
C F C FIn my life.
F G C - F - CSometimes I get so lonesome I can't breath
F G C - B - AmSometimes I get so scared that I can't speak
F G C AmSometimes I get so worried I can't hear my heartbeat
FAnyway
FmAnyway
C - F - C - F - C - F - C - C
CI wanna tear out my heart
AmAnd give it away
F G CTo a person more deserving one day
CIf all I see
AmIs the worst in everything
F (quick strokes)That's all I'm gonna get
G (quick stroke)That's all I'm gonna get
CThat's all I'm gonna get
F GAnd if you think
C AmYou are better than me, you're right
F (short strokes) There's no one to love G (short strokes) There's no one to trust
AmIn my life.
F (short strokes)There's no one to love
G (short strokes)There's no one to trust
AmIn my life.
F (short strokes)No one to love
G (short strokes)There's no one to trust
CIn my life.
"Self Esteem" Song: Self Esteem Band: Andrew Jackson Jihad Album: Can't Maintain Tabber: TorrentSurvivor(aka Manowar313)
C FThis place is taking all my self-esteem
C FAnd everybody is afraid of me
Am Em C FAnd I can't make eye contact with anyone I see
C G CThis place is taking all my self-esteem
C FAnd everybody is afraid of me
C FAnd I'm afraid to go out in the streets
Am Em C FReminders of my failures everywhere that I will be
C G CEverybody is afraid of me
Am G F GAnd people freak me out
Am G F GPeople make me scared
Am G F GPeople make me so damn self-aware
C
C FI get bronchitis twice a year at least
C FMy lungs aren't the way that they should be
Am Em C FAnd I smoke more than a motherfucking chimney
C G CI declare war on my body
C FAnd I'm a liar and I am a thief
C FTaking things from those better than me
Am Em C FPathetic little man with some pathetic little dream
C G CI hope you all can forgive me
"Love in the Time of Human Papillomavirus" Am G C Am F G Am C Am F G Am
C Am F G You will cough up crows that peck my eyes
C Am F G And I will do nothing but go blind
AmBut my heart
GIt has eyes
CAnd my love
FIt has sight
Am GEven though it may be
C FA little cloudy
Am G C Am F G Am C Am F G Am
C Am F GAnd you will break my back for all the burdens I lay upon it
C Am F GBut I will never blame you for those bees inside this bonnet
Am GAnd my lungs will grow cancers
C FAnd my back it will grow achy
Am GI will buy us an acre
C FOf some land in the city
Am GWe could live there together
C FOr I'll live alone less happy
AmBut I'll live
GUnfortunately
Am G C Am F G Am C "Evil" C
C C/B Am F CNo one will know how evil I really am
No one will know how evil I really am
F GCause I like to wear disguises
AmAnd I like to disguise my plans
F G CNo one will know how evil I really am
C C/B Am F C And no one will know truly how I feel
C C/B Am F CAnd no one will know how I truly feel
F G Cause I can no longer differentiate
Am FBetween what is fake and what is real
G C E7I don't know how I feel
F G C-C/B-Am-G F G C
C C/B Am F CI was born in a hospital
C C/B Am F CMy first two days were spent in the care of nuns
F GBut my mother found it in her
AmTo go ahead and take me back
F G C E7And I love her
F G C-C/B-Am-G F G C
C C/B Am F C And I will always appreciate bad days like this
C C/B Am F CBecause they grant me a point of reference in regards to my happiness
F GAnd although I feel cold and empty one day
Am I hope I can feel warm and full
F G C E7Stand with honor, and comfort, and dignity
F G C-C/B-Am-G F G C "You Don't Deserve Yourself"
CI will take your teeth
Am GBut I'll hold out for a while
CIf you please
CI'll make you fall asleep
Am G CEven if you're not tired
C
Am GYou don't deserve yourself
CAnd I will make you bleed
Am GFrom your mouth and your nose
CAnd your eyes
C Am G CYour blood will taste so sweet eeee eeee eeeet
C
Am GYou don't deserve yourself
Am GYou don't deserve yourself
C(hold)And I have seen
Am G CThe darkest heart of humanity
C(hold)And I truly believe
Am G C That we are capable of good as well
Am GYou don't deserve yourself
Am GYou don't deserve yourself
Am G CYou don't deserve yourself
Am GAnd you need to love yourself
Am GYou need to love yourself
Am G CYou need to love yourself
"Olde(y) Tyme(y)"
Intro/Trombone solo: C Am F G F G C Cmaj7 Am F G C Am C C Am C (listen to song for timing, its kinda hard to describe)
C Am F GI've had a bad day, I am ashamed, And I'm afraid
F G C Cmaj7 Am F G C Am C C Am CAnd I am drained of what was named self-respect
CIf the bridge that I was driving over
Am FCollapsed while I was driving over it
GThat may not be such a bad thing
F GI would finally meet my maker
C Cmaj7 AmI could meet the great creator
F G C Am C C Am CAnd I'd punch him for teaching me how to sing
CAnd my body would be at the bottom
AmOf a lake in West Virginia
F GInstead of the bottom of this bottle that I drink
F GI don't have a drinking problem
C Cmaj7 AmDon't have a drinking solution
F G C Am C C Am CI don't think I ever learned to think
CAnd no one knows
AmWhat it's like to be
F GAnybody but themselves
F GNo one
C Cmaj7 AmNo-o one
F G C Am C C Am CNo-o one else
(Thank you) "Kazoo Sonata in C Maj" buy a kazoo, hum along. no guitar whatsoever. "We Didn't Come Here To Rock" yet another simple AJJ song with their favorite chords... C GC
CWe didn't come here to rock
GWe only came to disappoint you
AmCause deep down in your cunt
F GThat's exactly what you wanted us to do
CYou wanted us to lead you on
GYou wanted us to bum you out
AmSo you could build us up
F And you could knock us down
F G Am CIf that's what gets your dick hard
F G ( C, G, Am, F )Telling people they're bad at making art
CYou wanted to feel cheated
GI guess we gave you what you needed
AmSo you're welcome
F GDon't worry about it
CJust stay on the couch
GJudge whatever people do
AmDon't do anything for yourself
F GI'd hate to see it happen to you
F G Am CIf that's what gets your dick hard
F G AmTelling people they're bad at making art
F G Am CFeeling just like you're the one in charge
F G CPissing on my most pathetic parts
"Truckers are the Blood" G C Em D G C Em D
G Don't know if I believe in god
C But sometimes I pray
Em Because the way I was raised
D Keeps me afraid
G C A scientist that has to have his way
Em D I subsist of a steady diet of shame
C Em G I hope I can forgive me
C Em D For having the nerve to exist
C Em G I hope someone can help me
C Em G Make some sense of this
G I work a ten hour grave
C From nine to seven
Em And I can't fall asleep
D Until eleven past eleven
G There's no drug that I can take
C That will keep me from being awake
Em D Past my, past my bedtime
G C Truckers are the blood in the veins of the body of America
Em D States are the arms and the legs and the brains and the eyes
G C There's a disease spreading from organ to organ
Em D And you are the white blood cell that fixes the problem
C Em G You don't know your own power
C Em D You don't know what you're worth
C Em G You don't recognize your valor
C D And until you do, nothing you do will matter
G C Em D G C Em D "Love Will Fuck Us Apart" Andrew Jackson Jihad Love Will Fuck us Apart From The Album: Can’t Maintain Tabbed By: Adam Cornblatt (Tortillamaster) G
G DYou and me
G (Start Bass Walk) Go together like carrots and peas
CWe should be a happy family
G Or a traveling travesty, at least
DAnd love
C Will fuck us up
GLove will fuck us up
G DBreath in deep
GBreath as deeply as you can breath
CBreath deep til you're drunk will glee
GBreath deep til you're drunk with glee
DAnd love
CWill fuck us up
GLove will fuck us up
(Instrumental with verse chords) End on G "Sense, Sensibility"
amazing song, amazing band. email me with questions, corrections, or life views.in the chorus, the progression between G and Em has another chord in between, but I'm taught, so I don't know what it's called. G ? Eme|-3--3--0--|b|-0--0--0--|g|-0--0--0--|d|-0--0--2--|a|-2--0--2--|e|-3--2--0--|
G Amearnesty and clarity, those wonderful mentalities
D C Gof decent positivity are all that we can scribe
Ambut misery and poverty they follow me and my family
D C Gand though it seems that i can't win, i think i have to try
Ameveryone's afraid of me, they'll never see that we all leave
D C Gthe same damn blood each night
Am C G ? Emso you'll go your way and i'll go mine
C D Gi hope we meet later on down the line
Amsense and sensibility and peaceful productivity
D C Ga pretty girl with broken wings is all that i desire
Ambut there's so much hostility in all the things surrounding me
D C Gthe awful blow of enmity is trying to stop me shine
Amso i try to look inwardly at all the things inside of me
D C Gbut sodomy and buggery keep bubbling to the top
Am C G ? Emso you'll go forward and i'll go back
C D Gi hope we catch up with each other on the track
Am D C G
Amand i've been thinking awkwardly about the things that are holy
D C Glike Jesus, Joseph, and Mary and Mary Magdalene
Amand even theoretically i don't think i could ever see
D C Gthe perfect human being Jesus lived without sin
Am C G ? Emso you'll go upward and i'll go down
Am C G ? Emyou'll go upward and i'll go down
Am C G ? Emyou'll go upward and i'll go down
C D Gi'll see you in hell when we die
"Who Are You?" Artist: Andrew Jackson Jihad Song: Who are you? Album: Can't Maintain Listen to the song for strumming. Oh yea not sure if this makes sense but at the end of the intro you do some pinky thing with the D chord then repeat chorus. Also all the chords are in the right places so listen to the song!!!!! Intro: G/A/C/A/C/A/C/D Who are you? G A And where did you go? C A And where are you from? C A And what do you know? C D You're in my blood G A And you're in my hair C A You're in my heart C A And you're in the air C D CHORUS: LA DA DA PART- A/G 2x I met you once over the phone G A C A You sounded sad and you seemed alone C A C D You left me but I never left you G A C A C I never had the chance to A C D CHORUS: LA DA DA PART A/G 2x Music was the one thing A We would have had in common G You were my age when I was born A E Would I have done what you did? A Would I do what you have done? G I like to think I'm a bigger man than that A D INTRO: G/A/C/A/C/A/C/D 2x You had some problems with alcohol G A C A You took 12 steps and you solved them all C A C D It took 16 years for you to call G A C A What gave you the brave to pick up that ball? C A C D CHORUS: LA DA DA PART A/G 2x You played the trumpet and the drums A G While my mom sang at funerals A E I play guitar til my hands are numb A G You two are where music comes from, for me A D INTRO: G/A/C/A/C/A/C/D 2x So thank you so much for not raising me G A C A C You spent your life on better things A C D And you would have been an awful dad G A C A C Thank you though for those genes you had A C C CHORUS: LA DA DA DA PART 1x There it is please feel free to criticize, talk shit, etc etc but if there's something wrong you are obligated to post corrections thanks and peace out "White Face, Black Eyes"
C AmThey had a white face they had black eyes
F Fm C G they had burns all over their bodies they had love for my revulsion
Am Fmand they kissed away my repulsion
C G Am they had a white face and black eyes
F G
C AmTheir father came from across the sea
F Fm C G to rescue to rescue to rescue me
Am F he said if you spend all your heart on something that has died
C G G7you are not alive that cant be your life
Am Fm love what you can love what you can til it dies
C G and let it lie let it fly away
Am F Fmlove what you can love what you can til it dies
C G Fm and let it lie let it fly away
Am F C G Am F C G
C Am He had a white face he had black eyes
F Fm Che had burns all over his body and he was right.
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