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Still Alive  Jonathan Coulton


Still Alive (Acoustic Version- Jonathan Coulton

Tabbed by:RoboGeek123
So this is the 2nd version of the original I posted, I fixed some things and
changed stuff. This is the real version that Jonathan sings in the key of A.
This is what he plays at the line before the chorus.
Csus? 0 0 3 2 1 0 (Let Ring)

This was a t[A]riumph[F#m] [A]
[F#m]I?m making a [A]note here: [F#m]huge succ[A]ess[F#m]
[Bm]It?s hard to over[E]state my satis[A]facti[F#m]on[A]
[F#m]Aperture [A]Science[F#m] [A]
[F#m]We do what we [A]must be[F#m]cause we [A]can[F#m]
[Bm]For the good of [E]all of us
Csus? ~~~~~~~ (Let Ring)
Except the ones who are dead
[C]But there?s no sense [G]crying over [F]every mis[C]take
[C]You just keep on [G]trying till you [F]run out of [C]cake
Dm G C Am*
And the science gets done and you make a neat gun
[F]For the people who are [E]still a[A]live[F#m] [A]
[F#m]I?m not even [A]angry[F#m] [A]
[F#m]I?m being [A]so sin[F#m]cere right [A]now[F#m]
[Bm]Even though you [E]broke my heart and [A]killed me[F#m] [A]
[F#m]And tore me to [A]pieces[F#m] [A]
[F#m]And threw every [A]piece i[F#m]nto a [A]fire[F#m]
[Bm]As they burned it [E]hurt because
Csus? ~~~~~~ (Let Ring)
I was so happy for you
[C]Now these points of [G]data make a [F]beautiful [C]line
[C]And we?re out of [G]beta, we?re re[F]leasing on [C]time
Dm G C Am*
So I?m glad I got burned, think of all the things we learned
[F]For the people who are [E]still a[A]live[F#m] [A]
[F#m]Go ahead and [A]leave me[F#m] [A]
[F#m]I think I?d pre[A]fer to [F#m]stay in[A]side[F#m]
[Bm]Maybe you?ll find [E]someone else to [A]help you[F#m] [A]
[F#m]Maybe Black [A]Mesa[F#m] [A]
[F#m]That was a [A]joke, ha [F#m]ha, fat [A]chance[F#m]
[Bm]Anyway this [E]cake is great
Csus? ~~~~~~ (Let Ring)
It?s so delicious and moist
[C]Look at me still [G]talking when there?s [F]science to [C]do
[C]When I look out [G]there it makes me [F]glad I?m not[C] you
Dm G C Am*
I?ve experiments to run, there is research to be done
[F]On the people who are [E]still a[A]live[F#m] [A]
And bel[F#m]ieve me I [A]am still a[F#m]live[A]
I?m doing [F#m]science and [A]I?m still a[F#m]live[A]
I feel [F#m]fantastic and [A]I?m still a[F#m]live[A]
And while you?re [F#m]dying I?ll [A]be still a[F#m]live[A]
And when you?re [F#m]dead I will [A]be still a[F#m]live[A]
[A]Still a[F#m]live
[A]Still a[F#m]live
| / 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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