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   Barenaked Ladies - Get In Line Tab    

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Tabbed by David Bédard-Barrette, McGill University, Canada, March 2002
davidbarrette@videotron.ca

Here is another Barenaked Ladies great song. Get In Line was originally on the
King of The Hill Soundtrack, but you can now find this song on the Ladies`
Greatest Hits. No capo and standard tuning. Any corrections are welcome !


Song: Get In Line
Band: Barenaked Ladies
Album: Disc 1: Their Greatest Hits 1991-2000 & King Of The Hill Soundtrack
Composers: Ed Robertson/Steve Page
Version: Album version

CHORDS AND RIffS

Riff 1 Riff 2 Riff 3

e-------------- ----5-7-8--- ---------------------------
B-------------- ----5-7-8--- ---------------------------
G-------------- ------------ ---------------------------
D----5h6------- ------------ --5h6---5-6---5-6---5-6----
A--7----0-5-7-- ------------ ------0-----0-----0-----0--
E-------------- ------------ ---------------------------

Riff 4 Riff 5 Riff 6

e--------- ----------------------- --10-10-10-10-10-10-9----------
B--------- --9-9-9-9-9-9-7-------- ----------------------12-10-9--
G--1-1-1-- ----------------9-8-6-- -------------------------------
D--2-2-2-- ----------------------- -------------------------------
A--2-2-2-- ----------------------- -------------------------------
E--------- ----------------------- -------------------------------


CHORDS

E Badd9 Asus2 E7 C#m A B7 G#

e----0----2-----0----0----4----5----2---4---
B----0----2-----0----0----5----5----4---4---
G----1----4-----2----1----6----6----4---5---
D----2----4-----2----0----6----7----4---6---
A----2----2-----0----2----4----7----2---6---
E----0----X-----0----0----x----5----X---4---



Intro
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1st Verse
---------

Riff 1
Everywhere I go someone`s tryin` to be my girlfriend`s best friend
Riff 1
I`m trin` to pretend I`m relaxed but I`m playin` castanets with my knees
Riff 2
I try to be cool and give her space
Riff 2
But a guy`s always there ready to jump right up and take my place
Riff 1
Everyone in this room seems to want to make a big fool out of me.

Chorus
-------
E Badd9
Everybody open you`re mouth
Asus2 E
Everybody just say Ahhhhh (Ah Ahh Ahh Ahhhhh)
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2 E
If you play along

2nd verse
---------
Riff 1
Everywhere I go there`s someone in a trench coat staring at me
Riff 1
When I`m not at home I`m sure someone`s rummaging through my trash
Riff 2
Whatever could they want from me
Riff 2
Is it just a part of a giant government conspiracy?
Riff 1
I gotta go see my doctor about this itchy pentagram-shaped rash.

Chorus
------
E Badd9
Everybody open you`re mouth
Asus2 E
Everybody just say Ahhhhh (Ah Ahh Ahh Ahhhhh)
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2 E
This won`t hurt at all

E Badd9
Everybody get in line
Asus2 E
Everybody turn and cough (cooouuuggghhh)
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2 E
If you just lay off

Bridge
------

C#m A E B (Riff 5)
Dictate a memo to myself
C#m A E B
Try to find if I`m the only one in complete health
C#m A E B
Consult contemporaries if there`s some to see
C#m A G# A Badd9
There really isn`t anyone who`s in my league


3rd Verse
---------

Riff 1
Every night at Elaine`s someone thinks they have to find beyond me
Riff 1 Riff 4 Riff 1
I try to take three deep breaths as I lock and arm my mini-van
Riff 2
Everyone says I`m looking great
Riff 2
But it`s hard to stand-up let alone to try to concentrate
Riff 1 Riff 1 (accelerated)
I wish that everyone that I knew hadn`t sold out to the man

Chorus
-------
E Badd9
Everybody open you`re mouth
Asus2 E
Everybody just say Ahhhhh (Ah Ahh Ahh Ahhhhh)
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2 E (Riff 6)
This won`t hurt at all

Final
------

E Badd9
Everybody get in line
Asus2 E
Everybody turn and cough (cooouuuggghhh)
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2
If you just lay
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2
If you just lay
E Badd9
Everything will be all right
Asus2 E
If you just lay off

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That`s it ! Comments are welcome ! --- CHICKITY CHINA, THE CHINESE CHICKEN ---