The Academy Is - About A Girl Acoustic Chords & Tabs

 

About A Girl Acoustic Chords & Tabs

The Academy Is Chords & Tabs

Version: 3 Type: Chords

About A Girl Acoustic Chords

   
There's some palm muting in it, which is kind of optional.
The rhythm isn't hard to pick up on, and it's fairly easy to play. 
Note: The ~ means to let it ring.

Capo on 2nd fret

Chords:
Cmaj7  D    B#m7   E/D    G    C
-0-----2-----X------X-----3----0-|
-0-----3-----0------0-----3----1-|
-0-----2-----2------0-----0----0-|
-2-----0-----0------0-----0----2-|
-3-----0-----2------2-----2----3-|
-3-----X-----2------0-----3----X-|

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I just play this in the intro, since it's what's played in the background with the 
little solo bit. It's also thrown in a few other place in the song.

    Cmaj7        D         B#m7         E/D


    Cmaj7        D
One song about a girl
      B#m7              E/D
Can't breathe when I'm around her
  Cmaj7          D
I wait here everyday
   B#m7                    E/D
In case she'll scratch the surface
             C              D
She'll never notice



    G
I'm not in love
        E/D
This is not my heart
    C                       D
I'm not gonna waste these words
         G                 E/D
About a girl


    Cmaj7        D         B#m7         E/D
[ Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/t/the_academy_is/about_a_girl_acoustic_crd_ver_3.html ]
 
     Cmaj7                D
Last night I knew what to say
    B#m7                 E/D7
But you weren't there to hear it
      Cmaj7           D
These lines so well rehearsed
       B#m7          E/D
Tongue-tied, and overloaded
          C              D
You never notice



    G
I'm not in love
        E/D
This is not my heart
    C                       D
I'm not gonna waste these words
         G                 E/D
About a girl


    G
I'm not in love
        E/D
This is not your song
    C                       D
I'm not gonna waste these words
         G
About a girl



      C                   D
To be loved, to be loved, what more could you ask for?
      E/D                 G
To be loved, to be loved, everyone wants to be
      C              D
Loved, to be loved , what more could you ask for?
      E/D                 G
To be loved, to be loved, everyone



    G~
I'm not in love
        E/D~
This is not my heart
    C~                      D
I'm not gonna waste these words...



    G
I'm not in love
        E/D
This is not my heart
    C                       D
I'm not gonna waste these words
         G                 E/D
About a girl



    G
I'm not in love
        E/D
This is not your song
    C                       D
I'm not gonna waste these words
         G~
About a girl
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