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Meat Is Murder  The Smiths

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Meat Is Murder (Live at Oxford Apollo 18/3/85)?? The Smiths
 
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Tuning: Open E or Open D with capo on 2 fret (EBEG#Be)
Works fine with the original version aswell.
You can find this live version on ??The Sound of The Smiths (Deluxe edition)??.
Chords:
C - (8 8 8 8 8 8)
[A]D [-]- [(5](10[5] 1[5]0 [5]10[5] 1[5)]0 10 10)
E ?? (0 0 0 0 0 0)
B ?? (7 7 7 7 7 7)
G ?? (3 3 3 3 3 3)
[F#] [-] [(2] [2] [2] [2] [2] [2)]  
[F] [-] [(1] [1] [1] [1] [1] [1)]  
Main Riff:
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-0-8-8-8-8-8-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8-7-7-7-0-0-0-0-0|
 B|--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8|
 G#|--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8|
 E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
 B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
 e|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0----0-0-0-0-0-0----0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
 B|-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8-8-8-8-8-8-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8--|
 G#|-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8-8-8-8-8-8-8/10-10-10-10-10-10-10/8--|
 E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
 B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

MAIN RIFF SIX TIMES
MAIN RIFF TWICE OVER THE VERSE
1.06:VERSE
Heifer whines could be human cries
Closer comes the screaming knife
1.23: CHORUS
[C]This beautiful creature must die
[A]This beautiful creature must die
[C]A death for no reason
[D]And death for no reason i[E]s MURDER
[C]And the flesh you so fancifully fry
[A]Is not succulent, tasty or kind
[C]It's death for no [B]reason
And [A]death for no [D]reason is MURDER[E]
[A] And the [C]calf that you [B]carve with a smi[A]le
[D]Is MURDER [E]
[A] And the [C]turkey you fes[B]tively sl[A]ice
[D]Is MURDER [E]
[G] Do [F#]you know how [F]animals die ?
2.19 MAIN RIFF
Kitchen aromas aren't very [C]homely
It's not "[A]comforting", cheery or kind
[C]It's sizzling blood an[D]d the unholy stench
Of MURDER[E]
It's not "[C]natural", "normal" or kind
The [A]flesh you so fancifully fry
The [C]meat in your [B]mouth
As yo[A]u savour th[D]e flavour
Of MURDER[E]
[A] [C]NO, [B]NO, [A]NO, [D]IT'S MURDER[E]
[A] [C]NO, [B]NO, [A]NO, [D]IT'S MURDER[E]
Oh [G]... and [F#]who hears when [F]animals cry?
OUTRO:PLAY MAIN RIFF UNTIL IT FADES OUT
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| / slide up
| \ slide down
| h hammer-on
| p pull-off
| ~ vibrato
| + harmonic
| x Mute note
| b Bend
| pb Pre-bend
| br Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend
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