Midnight Oil - Sometimes tab

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Sometimes  by Midnight Oil
from the album "Diesel and Dust"


INTRO lead:

e-|-------------------------------------------|B-|-------------------------------------------|G-|-------------------------------------------|D-|-4---4-2---4---0-5-4---2---0-----2-0-------|A-|---------------------------------------3---|E-|-------------------------------------------|
e-|-------------------------------------------|B-|-------------------------------------------|G-|-------------------------------------------|D-|-4---4-2---4---0-5-4---2---0---------------|A-|---------------------------------3-2---0---|E-|-------------------------------------------|
INTRO rhythm: D G D Am C D G D Am F VERSE:
e-|--7-------8-------7-------5---------|B-|--8-------8-------8-------5---------|G-|--9-------9-------9-------6---------|D-|--9-------10------9-------7---------|A-|--7-------10------7-------7---------|E-|--7-------8-------7-------5---------|
Em C Em A leads into the chorus with F-F-F-F-F-F-F-F CHORUS: G C9 G C9 G C G/B Am F LAST CHORUS: A D A D A D A/C# Bm G LYRICS: Em C Em I know A Em C Em A that the sunset empire shudders and shakes Em C Em and I know A Em C Em A there's a floodgate and a raging river Em C Em I say A Em C Em A see the silence of the ribbons of iron and steel Em C and I say Em A Em C Em A hear the punch drunk buddle as they drive on a hammer and wheel F-F-F-F-F-F-F-F G C9 G C9 sometimes you're beaten to the call sometimes G C G/B Am sometimes you're taken to the wall F but you don't give in G C9 G C9 sometimes you're beaten to the call sometimes G C G/B Am sometimes you're taken to the wall F and you don't give in Em C Em A Em C Em A Em C Em I know A Em C Em A that the cannibals wear smart suits and ties Em C Em I know A Em C Em A they arm-wrestle on the altar Em C I say Em A Em C Em A don't leave your heart in a hard place F-F-F-F-F-F-F-F G C9 G C9 sometimes you're beaten to the call sometimes G C G/B Am sometimes you're taken to the wall F and you don't give in G C9 G C9 sometimes you're beaten to the call sometimes G C G/B Am sometimes your taken to the wall Am F-F-F-F-F-F-F-F but you don't give in INTRO x2 [leads back into chorus with F-F-F-F-F-F-F-F D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D] A D A D sometimes you're beaten to the call sometimes A D A/C# Bm sometimes you're taken to the wall G and you don't give in A D A D sometimes you're shaken to the core sometimes A D A/C# Bm sometimes your face is gonna fall G don't you let it [another chorus] Bm D ...but you don't give in [ends on D with lead playing the following]
e-|-------------------------------------------|B-|-------------------------------------------|G-|-------------------------------2-----------| x2D-|-0------------2-30---------------30--------|A-|-------------------------------------------|E-|-------------------------------------------|
p.s. G/B: 3 A/C#: 0 C9: 3 0 2 3 0 2 0 0 2 2 2 4 3 - - - Jonathan Hart Oils@total.net
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