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To the Kill  Violent Femmes

Song: To The Kill
Artist: Violent Femmes
Album: Violent Femmes
Transcribed by Wesley Torres <wtorres@bucknell.edu>
and Bryson Meunier <meunier.1@postbox.acs.ohio-state.edu>
Intro:
[Am] [G] [Am] [G]  
Bass makes various random noises
Verse 1:
The verse varies, but overall it looks something like
this:
verse
[Am] [G] [Am]  
 
 e|-0----0-------------3-----------0------0----------|
 B|-1-------1-1----------3---------1---------1--1--1-|
 G|-2--2----2-2-0-0--0-----0--0----2----2----2--2--2-|
 D|-2-------2-2-0-0-----------0----2---------2--2--2-|
 A|-------------0-2----------------------------------|
 E|---------------3----------------------------------|
 G|--------------------------------------------------|
 D|-------------------------------2---2-0----2-0-----|
 A|-0--0--0^2^0---------------0-0---0----2-0-----2-0-|
 E|-------------0-3--3--0-2-3------------------------|

[Am]ain't had no f[G]un a[Am]ll the time jackin' around
[Am]Ain't had no f[G]un m[Am]essin' my mind, I kick it around
Chorus:
[Am]But if it's alright with y[G]ou
And it's [Am]alright yes I wi[G]ll
[Am]Ah c'mon babe, go'head, to the kill
Break:
[Am] [G] [Am] [G]  
Bass makes various random noises
Verse 2:
[Am]I ain't no Kid [G]Chicago[Am] I ain't no Al Capone
[Am]But there's a windy c[G]ity [Am]in my bedroom alone
[Am]I said I don't live in C[G]hicago[Am] I don't know no Al Capone
[Am]That bitch took my money and[G] went to Chicago
[Am]If I ain't already enough sick and alone
repeat Chorus:
Solo:
Bass repeats Verse pattern
 
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B----------------------------------------------------------|
 G-14b--r--14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14-12------14b-r---14b-r-14b-r-|
 D---------------------------------14-----------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B---------------12------------------------12------------12-|
 G-14b-r--12-----12--14b--14--14r--12---------15--x---------|
 D-----------14------------------------14------------14-----|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B-------------12-------------------------------------------|
 G-15--13----------15--13------14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r|
 D---------14--------------14-------------------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B----------------------------------------------------------|
 G-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b-r-14b|
 D----------------------------------------------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e-------------12-12-12--12------12-12-12--12------12-12-12-|
 B-------------12-12-12--12------12-12-12--12------12-12-12-|
 G-r-14b-r--12---------------12----------------12-----------|
 D----------------------------------------------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e------12-------12-12-----15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-|
 B------12-------12-12-----12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-|
 G--12-------12--12-12-12-----------------------------------|
 D----------------------------------------------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e-15-15-15-15--x-------------------------------------------|
 B-12-12-12-12--x-x-12---15b-15-15-15-15-15r------15--------|
 G--------------------------------(15)--------15b----r-15b--|
 D----------------------------------------------------------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B-15-------15-------15-----------------13------------------|
 G----r-15b----r-15b----15r---14b-r-14------16--14------14--|
 D--------------------------------------------------15------|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e----------------------------------------------------------|
 B----------13----------------------------------------------|
 G-14b-14-r----16--14------(14)-14-----------14----------15b|
 D--------------------15-15--------15-13-15-----15-15-15----|
 A----------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------|
 e--------------------------------------------------|
 B---------15-----15---15--15-----------------------|
 G-r-15--x-15b--r-15---15--15-----------------------|
 D--------------------------------------------------|
 A--------------------------------------------------|
 E--------------------------------------------------|

Verse 3:
[Am]Ain't had no f[G]un j[Am]ack jack jack jack jackin' around
[Am]Ain't had no f[G]un([Am]where's it at)
[Am]It's down down, it's downstown
repeat Chorus:

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