Manic Street Preachers - Life Becoming A Landslide Chords & Tabs


Life Becoming A Landslide Chords & Tabs

Manic Street Preachers Chords & Tabs

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Life Becoming A Landslide Chords

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Date: Wed, 21 Jan 1998 18:04:49 +0000 (GMT)
From: Matt Nicholls 
Subject: Manic Street Preachers

Life Becoming A Landslide

This song was recorded by the Manic Street Preachers in 1992. It is from
the album "Gold Against The Soul".

Music by James Dean Bradfield and Sean Moore
Lyrics by Richey James and Nicky Wire
Tabbed by Matt Nicholls

Verse 1
During this the classical guitars plays along with the singer with various
little bits added on. It goes something likes this (repeat x4):

(Add a few steps inbetween notes and experiment with a few hammer-ons
and pull-offs)

Childbirth tears upon her muscles
Very first, second a screaming icon
Babies in time barely even recognise
Words that once stroked now bruising tired lips

[ Tab from: ]
Bridge (Let chords ring)
   Dm                 C
My idea of love comes from
            Bb                 C
A childhood glimpse of pornography
             Dm         C
Though there is no true love
       Bb                 C
Just a finely tuned jealousy

C               F           Dm
Life becoming a landslide
    Bb               C
Ice freezing, nature dead
                F           Dm
Life becoming a landslide
        Bb         C
I don't wanna be a man

Verse 2
Here the guitars and bass come in heavy, playing something likes this


Everyday more numb to agony
This the howl, this the sigh of the lonely
One day I realise oil on canvas
Can never paint a petal oh so delicate

Let chords ring as before

Repeat the chorus twice

Instrumental Verse

Second Chorus
Same chords as first chorus

Life becoming a landslide
A mile empty inside
Life becoming a landslide
Desire on its knees

Repeat and end on

  Bb          C
Desire on its knees

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