Stiff Little Fingers - Gotta Gettaway tab

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Date: Wed, 31 May 1995 12:43:43 +0100 (BST)

Tab for a song already at OLGA, but modified to include tabs etc.
Band: Stiff Little Fingers
Song: Gotta Gettaway

Modified tab/chords from G. Johnston 
Modified by Jake Riddoch (

Gotta Gettaway - Stiff Little Fingers

Intro----- Play x3||--3-x-x-3-x-x-2-x-2-x-0-x---------||-3----------------------------|||o-3-x-x-3-x-x-3-x-3-x-0-x-3------o||-3----------------------------|||--------------------------2-------||-0----------------------------|||o--------------------------------o||-0------------X\--------------|||----------------------------------||-2------------X\--------------|||----------------------------------||-3----------------------------|
Pick slidePlay x3-----------------------|G G D | D Em D | G1 2 3 4 | 1 2 3 4 | 1 2 3 4
Intro Riff (bass arr. for gtr)------------------------------ G Em DE !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!B !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!G !-------0-0-0-0-h-2-!-------0----------!-------------------!D !-0-h-2-------------!-2-2-2---2--------!-0-0-0-------0-0-0-!A !-------------------!------------------!-------0-h-2-------!E !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!
G Em DE !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!B !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!G !-------0-0-0-0-h-2-!-------0----------!-------------------!D !-0-h-2-------------!-2-2-2---2--------!-0-0-0-------0-0-0-!A !-------------------!------------------!-------0-h-2-------!E !-------------------!------------------!-------------------!
{While playing riff sing 'gotta, gotta, gettaway'} More Intro Chords ----------------- G D C G (x4) Verse 1 ------- G D C G You know there ain't no street like home G D C G To make you feel so all alone G D C G So many folk to tell you what to do G D Em D But they don't speak the same language as you
Chorus------ Play x3||--3-x-x-3-x-x-2-x-2-x-0-x---------||----------------------------------|||o-3-x-x-3-x-x-3-x-3-x-0-x-3------o||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----------------|||--------------------------2-------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|||o--------------------------------o||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|||----------------------------------||----------------------------------|||----------------------------------||----------------------------------|1. They want to have me here2. Have me and hold me near3. Hold me down and fasten and tie
Em D G D Em D But the cars are all passin' me G D Em D Bright lights are flashin' me G D Em D G I feel life passin' me by {Play the 'more intro chords part} Verse 2 (Same chords as verse 1) -------------------------------- The fuss is buzzin' in my head My father argued and my mother begged It's not their words ain't tuggin' at me But gotta stretch them, break them, get myself free {Repeat chorus} {Fade out with intro riff and singing 'gotta, gotta, gettaway' as many times as you like}
Outro gtr riff|--------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------|-----------------12----12-15-p-12-||-12-----12----------|--------------14----14------------||-----12----14----14-|-12b14r12-------------------------||--------------14----|----------------------------------||--------------------|----------------------------------|
Originally tabbed by : Gordon Johnston Internet address :
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