Cage The Elephant – Back Against The Wall chords ver. 3

Chords
Transpose:
Intro: G# F# F(9)# C# Be|-------------------------|B|-------------11----6---4-|G|--5------3---------------|D|-------------11----6---4-|A|--6------4---9-----4---2-|E|--4------2---------------| X4
G#e|---------|B|-----4---|G|----5----|D|---6-----|A|--6------|E|---------| X2
play this with the song to get the timing right, its really annoying to play if you dont your timing down rite. play on a fourth before the singer starts. G#e|---------|B|--4------|G|--5------|D|--6------|A|--6------|E|---------| X1
Verse 1:(play the chords like you did in the intro)(for best effect use slight delay if electric)
G# F# Tonight I'll have a look
F#(9) C# B7 G#And try to find my face again
F# F#(9)Buried beneath this house`
C# B7 G#My spirit screams and dies again
F# F#(9)Out back a monster wears
C# B7 G#A cloak of Persian leather
F# F#(9)Behind the TV screen
C# B7 G#I've fallen to my knees
Chorus 1: pretty much all in the post and chorus are downs with a quick up in the middle. sounds without the ups though.
G#I said you've got me where you want me again!
B(7) C#And--I can't turn away
G# F# C#I'm hanging by a thread and I'm feeling like a fool
G# B(7) C#I'm stuck here in between the shadows of my yesterday
G#I want to- get away
F# C#I need to- get away
Verse 2:
G# F# Blanket of silence
F#(9) C# B7 G#makes me want to sink my teeth in deep
F#Burn all the evidence
F#(9) C# B7 G#of fabricated disbelief
F# F#(9) C# B7 G#Pull back the curtains took a look into your eyes
F# F#(9) C# B7 G#My tongue has now become a platform for your lies
Chorus 2:
G#I said you've got me where you want me again!
B(7) C#And--I can't turn away
G# F# C#I'm hanging by a thread and Im feeling like a fool
G# B(7) C#I'm stuck here in between the shadows of my yesterday
G#I want to- get away
F# C#I need to- get away
Post-Chorus 1:
G# F#Now-- you know
B7 C# G#Yeah, you got my back against the wall
F# B7 C# G#Oh gosh, I aint got no other place to hide
F# B7 C#chained down, like a sitting duck
G#Just waiting for the fall
F# B7 C# G#You know, yeah you got my back against the wall
Verse 3:
G# F#Deep in the jungle
F#(9) C# B7 G#Camouflaged by all the fallen leaves
F#A hand holds up the sky
F#(9) C# B7 G#While shamefully I make my plea
F#The alters callin'
F#(9) C# B7 G#But my legs won't seem to stand
F#Guess I'm a coward
F#(9) C# B7 G#Scared to face the man I am
Chorus 3:
G#I said you've got me where you want me again!
B(7) C#And--I can't turn away
G# F# C#I'm hanging by a thread and Im feeling like a fool
G# B(7) C#I'm stuck here in between the shadows of my yesterday
G#I want to- get away
F# C#I need to- get away
Post-Chorus 2:
G# F#Now-- you know
B7 C# G#Yeah, you got my back against the wall
F# B7 C# G#Oh gosh, I aint got no other place to hide
F# B7 C#chained down, like a sitting duck
G#Just waiting for the fall
F# B7 C# G#You know, yeah you got my back against the wall
Riff 1:e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|--------------------------|D|-----------6666--8888-----|A|--6666666-----------------| X2 nt exactly sure this is rightE|--------------------------|
solo 1: ~-vibrato ^- bend (pull down) p- pull-up my best advise is listen to the song and improve it, best you can using these notes and you'll be set
e|--------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------66^8-6h86h86h8^-let ring|D|-----------6^6^--88^------------------------|A|--6^6p6b6p----------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|-----------6^6^--88----44^6-4h64h64h6~let ring--|A|--66666666--------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------|e|------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------8~---6~-----------------|D|-----------8~---6~--------------------------|A|--66666666----------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------4~---6~-----------------|D|-----------4~---6~--------------------------|A|--66666666----------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------|
Outro 1:
G# F#Now-- you know
B7 C# G#Yeah, you got my back against the wall
F# B7 C# G#Oh gosh, I aint got no other place to hide
F# B7 C#chained down, like a sitting duck-
G#Just waiting for the fall
F# B7 C# G#You know, yeah you got my back against the wall.....
this song is awesome!!!! anyone that says otherwise has been brestfed too long
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