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Loser Makes Good  Everclear

As recorded by Everclear on "World of Noise"
Tabbed by Ashton Bailey (ashton_bailey@hotmail.com) and Steve Smith (sesmith3@eos.ncsu.edu)
VERSION 1 - Tabbed by Ashton Bailey
Key:
pm = palm mute
\ = slide up towards the neck
/ = slide down towards the body
fb = feedback
h = hammer
b = bend string
r = ring (let string ring)
v = strum down
^ = strum up
~ = Hold Note
Intro Guitar 1 (Clean w/Chorus)
 
 e|-------------------------------------|
 B|------1--------3--------1-------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--------0-------0--|
 D|----2--------0--------2-------0------|
 A|--3-----------------3----------------|
 E|-----------3----------------3--------|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
 
 e|-------------------------------------|
 B|------1--------3--------1-------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--------0-------0--|
 D|----2--------0--------2-------0------|
 A|--3-----------------3----------------|
 E|-----------3----------------3--------|

[C] I hate w[G]aking u[C]p, it mea[G]ns that I have to die again tonight
 
 e|------------------------------------|
 B|------1-------0--------1-------0----|
 G|----2---2-------1----2---2-------1--|
 D|--3---------2------3---------2------|
 A|----------2----------------2--------|
 E|------------------------------------|

35 [F]years ol[Em]d and I'm[F] still s[Em]leeping outside
 
 e|-------------------------------------|
 B|------1--------3--------1-------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--------0-------0--|
 D|----2--------0--------2-------0------|
 A|--3-----------------3----------------|
 E|-----------3----------------3--------|

Yeah [C]I think I[G] know y[C]our face,[G] I don't want to know your name
 
 e|-----------------------------------------------------|
 B|------1-------0--------1-------0--------1-------0----|
 G|----2---2-------1----2---2-------1----2---2-------1--|
 D|--3---------2------3---------2------3---------2------|
 A|----------2----------------2----------------2--------|
 E|-----------------------------------------------------|

I w[F]on't giv[Em]e in, I'm[F] not lik[Em]e that, I[F] won't gi[Em]ve in
Main Verse (Guitar 1)
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

| |
 
 e|------8-0--3-0-7-5------8-0--3-0-7-5--|
 B|--------------------------------------|
 G|--------------------------------------|
 D|--------------------------------------|
 A|--------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

| |
 
 e|------8-0--3-0-7-5------8-0--3-0-7-5--|
 B|--------------------------------------|
 G|--------------------------------------|
 D|--------------------------------------|
 A|--------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
(All chords in this verse also played by a second guitar palm muted)
 
 e|-------------------------------------|
 B|------1--------3--------1-------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--------0-------0--|
 D|----2--------0--------2-------0------|
 A|--3-----------------3----------------|
 E|-----------3----------------3--------|

You[C] say it's[G] Christ[C]mas Eve, [G]that don't mean nothing to me
 
 e|------------------------------------|
 B|------1-------0--------1-------0----|
 G|----2---2-------1----2---2-------1--|
 D|--3---------2------3---------2------|
 A|----------2----------------2--------|
 E|------------------------------------|

J[F]ust anot[Em]her fucke[F]d up day[Em], just another waste of time
 
 e|-------------------------------------|
 B|------1--------3--------1-------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--------0-------0--|
 D|----2--------0--------2-------0------|
 A|--3-----------------3----------------|
 E|-----------3----------------3--------|

You [C]wonder wh[G]y I liv[C]e like th[G]is, man you just won't understand
 
 e|-----------------------------------------------------|
 B|------1-------0--------1-------0--------1---4-4-4-4--|
 G|----2---2-------1----2---2-------1----2---2-5-5-5-5--|
 D|--3---------2------3---------2------3-------6-6-6-6--|
 A|----------2----------------2----------------6-6-6-6--|
 E|-----------------------------------------------------|

I [F]won't gi[Em]ve in, I'[F]m not li[Em]ke that, [F]yeah I wo[Ab]n't give in
Chorus
 
 e|--3--3-3-3---4---5--5-5-5---1--1--|
 B|--5--5-5-5---4---7--7-7-7---1--1--|
 G|--5--5-5-5---5---7--7-7-7---2--2--|
 D|--5--5-5-5---6---7--7-7-7---3--3--|
 A|--3--3-3-3---6---5--5-5-5---3--3--|
 E|-------------4--------------1--1--|

[C] [Ab] [D] [F]  
 
 e|--3--3-3-3---4---5--5-5-5---1--1--|
 B|--5--5-5-5---4---7--7-7-7---1--1--|
 G|--5--5-5-5---5---7--7-7-7---2--2--|
 D|--5--5-5-5---6---7--7-7-7---3--3--|
 A|--3--3-3-3---6---5--5-5-5---3--3--|
 E|-------------4--------------1--1--|

[C] [Ab] [D] [F]  
 
 e|--3--3--3--x-x---5--5--5--x-x---8--8--8--x-x----4----3--|
 B|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----4----3--|
 G|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----5----4--|
 D|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----6----5--|
 A|--3--3--3--x-x---5--5--5--x-x---8--8--8--x-x----6----5--|
 E|-----------------------------------------x-x----4----3--|

[C] [D] [F] [Ab] [G] 
Main Verse
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

| |
 
 e|------8-0--3-0-7-0------8-0--3-0-7-0--|
 B|--------------------------------------|
 G|--------------------------------------|
 D|--------------------------------------|
 A|--------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

| |
 
 e|------8-0--3-0-7-0------8-0--3-0-7-0--|
 B|--------------------------------------|
 G|--------------------------------------|
 D|--------------------------------------|
 A|--------------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
Guitar 1 plays the same just not barre chords, plus it's palm muted
Guitar 2 (Distorted)
(---Palm Mute--)
 
 e|-------------------| x2
 B|-------------------|
 G|--5-5-5-5----------|
 D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
 A|--3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5--|
 E|----------3-3-3-3--|

You s[C]mart-ass[G] college fuck
Act like you think you're tall
(--Palm Mute---)
 
 e|-------------------| x2
 B|-------------------|
 G|-------------------|
 D|--3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2--|
 A|--3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2--|
 E|--1-1-1-1-0-0-0-0--|

I wa[F]s just l[E5]ike you
More Pride than you could know
(---Palm Mute--)
 
 e|-------------------| x2
 B|-------------------|
 G|--5-5-5-5----------|
 D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
 A|--3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5--|
 E|----------3-3-3-3--|

You[C] think y[G]ou pity me
Hey I'll kick your ass if you pity me
(--Palm Mute---)
 
 e|-------------------| x2
 B|-------------------|
 G|-------------------|
 D|--3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2--|
 A|--3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2--|
 E|--1-1-1-1-0-0-0-0--|

I w[F]on't giv[E5]e in
I'm not like that
(--Palm Mute---)
 
 e|-------------------|
 B|-------------------|
 G|-------------------|
 D|--3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6--|
 A|--3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6--|
 E|--1-1-1-1-4-4-4-4--|

No I w[F]on't giv[Ab]e in to you
Chorus
 
 e|--3--3-3-3---4---5--5-5-5---1--1--|
 B|--5--5-5-5---4---7--7-7-7---1--1--|
 G|--5--5-5-5---5---7--7-7-7---2--2--|
 D|--5--5-5-5---6---7--7-7-7---3--3--|
 A|--3--3-3-3---6---5--5-5-5---3--3--|
 E|-------------4--------------1--1--|

[C] [Ab] [D] [F]  
 
 e|--3--3-3-3---4---5--5-5-5---1--1--|
 B|--5--5-5-5---4---7--7-7-7---1--1--|
 G|--5--5-5-5---5---7--7-7-7---2--2--|
 D|--5--5-5-5---6---7--7-7-7---3--3--|
 A|--3--3-3-3---6---5--5-5-5---3--3--|
 E|-------------4--------------1--1--|

[C] [Ab] [D] [F]  
 
 e|--3--3-3-3---4---5--5-5-5---1--1--|
 B|--5--5-5-5---4---7--7-7-7---1--1--|
 G|--5--5-5-5---5---7--7-7-7---2--2--|
 D|--5--5-5-5---6---7--7-7-7---3--3--|
 A|--3--3-3-3---6---5--5-5-5---3--3--|
 E|-------------4--------------1--1--|

[C] [Ab] [D] [F]  
 
 e|--3--3--3--x-x---5--5--5--x-x---8--8--8--x-x----4----3--|
 B|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----4----3--|
 G|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----5----4--|
 D|--5--5--5--x-x---7--7--7--x-x---10-10-10-x-x----6----5--|
 A|--3--3--3--x-x---5--5--5--x-x---8--8--8--x-x----6----5--|
 E|-----------------------------------------x-x----4----3--|

[C] [D] [F] [Ab] [G] 
Outro
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

[C] [G] [C] [G]  
 
 e|--0-0-0-0-----------0-0-0-0-----------|
 B|--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--1-1-1-1--0-0-3-0--|
 G|--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0-0-0--|
 D|--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--2-2-2-2--0-0-0-0--|
 A|--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2--|
 E|-----------3-3-3-3-----------3-3-3-3--|

Jus[C]t go away[G] [C] Just [G]go away
 
 e|--------------------|
 B|------1--------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--|
 D|----2--------0------|
 A|--3-----------------|
 E|-----------3--------|

[C] [G]  
 
 e|--------------------|
 B|------1--------3----|
 G|--------0--------0--|
 D|----2--------0------|
 A|--3-----------------|
 E|-----------3--------|

Y[C]ou colleg[G]e boy
 
 e|-------------------|
 B|------1-------0----|
 G|----2---2-------1--|
 D|--3---------2------|
 A|----------2--------|
 E|-------------------|

act[F] like yo[Em]u think you're tall
I won't give in, I'm not like that
I won't give in
End on this
 
 e|------------4~--|
 B|----------4~----|
 G|--------5~------|
 D|------6~--------|
 A|----6~----------|
 E|--4~------------|

VERSION 2 - Tabbed by Steve Smith
opening riff
__C_________G
 
 e|---------------------------------
 b|---------1-----------3-----------
 g|------------0-----------0--------
 d|----2----------------------------
 a|-3----------------2--------------
 E|----------------3----------------

__F_________Em
 
 e|--------------------------------
 b|--------------------------------
 g|-------4----------0-------------
 d|---------3-----------2----------
 a|---3-----------2----------------
 E|-1-----------0------------------

Chords:
[C]I hate [G]waking up
[C]Means I have to[G] die again tonight
[F]35 [Em]years old, [F]I'm still [Em]sleepin outside
[C]Yeah I think I [G]know your face
[C]But I don't wanna [G]know your name
[F]I [Em]won't give in
[F]I'm [Em]not like that
[F]I [Ab]won't give in to you
[C]Yeah you say it's Christ[G]mas Eve
[C]That don't mean [G]nothing to me
[F]Just another [Em]fucked up day
[F]Just another [Em]waste of my time
[C]You wonder [G]why I live like [C]this man
You [G]just won't understand
("I WONT GIVE IN..." PART AGAIN)
Sing Song Chorus:
[C C Ab, D D D D F F F] 
[C]You smart ass [G]college fuck
[C]Act like you [G]think you're tall
[F]I was [Em]just like you
[F]More [Em]proud than you could know
[C]You think you [G]pity me
Hey I'll [C]kick your ass if you [G]pity me
("I WONT GIVE IN..." PART)
Sing Song Chorus
[C]Stupid [G]college boy
[C]Act like you [G]think you're tall
[F]I [Em]wont give in
[F]I'm [Em]not like that
[F]I [Ab]wont give in to you
questions, comments?
sesmith3@eos.ncsu.edu
JASON'S EVERCLEAR TABS - http://members.tripod.com/~panec/

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