Static
As recorded by Colorfinger "Deep in the Heart of the Beast in the Sun" LP 
Tabbed by Jason P (jasonsevercleartabs@hotmail.com), Ashton Bailey (dingleberry666@hotmail.com) 
and Hugh Yik (hyik@nb.sympatico.ca) 

VERSION 1 - Tabbed by Jason P and 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)
H = Harmonics
~ = hold note
X = pick muted string

Intro  (0:31)

   Guitar 1 (Clean)
e|----0----0---0---0---0----0---0---0---0----0---0---0---0----0---0---0--0~--|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------0~--|
G|--1---/4---3---4---1---/4---3-------1---/4---3---4---1---/4---3--------1~--|
D|--------------------------------4---------------------------------4----2~--|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                                         E
Verse 1 (0:41)

   Guitar 1 (W/Heavy Distortion)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
         A           A#                E
I've got a girl in Saux St. Marie, she takes a bus every weekend just to 
come across the miles to me

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
         A           A#                E
She leaves her room in the shadow of the bridge to spend two days life blind 
in my dirty bed

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-3-3-3-3-3-3--------------|
         A           A#          G           D
Doesn't ask questions, never talks down, about the things I do when she 
isn't around.

   Chorus (0:53)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5--------------5---|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-5---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-----|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# C

Yeah, I just about live in the bars around town, lose myself in the voice of 
the crowd.

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------5-------------------------------5---------------|
D|--0--2--4/5\4-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-4/5\4-5-0--2--4/5\4-3-|
A|--0--2--4/5\4-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-4/5\4-3-0--2--4/5\4-3-|
E|--0--0--2/3\2---3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-2/3\2---0--0--2/3\2-1-|
       E F#/G\F# C    G          A       F# G F# C    E F# G F# F
Each and every day I need static, I don't want to go home alone.

   Verse 2 (1:04)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
         A           A#                E
know a girl just outside of LaCrosse, meets me in Milwaukee when the weather 
gets humid and hot.

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
         A           A#                E
She leaves her husband and retarded baby girl just to walk for a while 
unencumbered in an easier world.

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-3-3-3-3-3-3--------------|
         A           A#          G           D
No questions, never asks why. I walk the floor in the middle of the night 
and stare

   Chorus (1:16)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5--------------5---|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-5---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-----|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# C
out the window of an ugly motel at the neon signs outside,

e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5------------------|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-1---|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# F
think about the hell I sell, to make my static

   Pre-Chorus (1:24)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
         G          A           C         D            G          A
I don't want to go home, I don't want to go home, I don't want to go home 
alone

  Chorus (1:30)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5------------------|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-1---|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# F
do what you do, i don't wanna go home alone

   Interlude/Solo (1:33)
(Tremolo Pick the notes)
e|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0---|
B|-5-5-5-5/8-8-8-8\7-7-7-7/13-13-13-13\12-12-12-12/18-18-18-18\17-17-17-17--|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|

   Verse 3 (1:41)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------all guitars tacet-------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------|
Got a girl in Saux St. Marie, she takes a bus every weekend just to come 
across the miles to me.

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
         A           A#                E
She leaves her room in the shadow of the bridge just to spend two days life 
blind in my dirty bed.

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-3-3-3-3-3-3--------------|
         A           A#          G           D
Doesn't ask questions, never talks down about the life I lead when she isn't 
around.

   Chorus (1:52)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5--------------5---|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-5---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-----|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# C
Yeah, I just about live in the bars around town. I lose myself in the voice 
of the crowd.


e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5------------------|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-1---|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# F
I walk around stupid, blind and proud, Each and every day I need static.

   Pre-Chorus (2:00)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------|
         G           A           C           D
I don't want to go home alone, I don't want to go home alone

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------|
         G           A           C           D
I don't want to go home alone, I don't want to go home alone.

   Outro (2:08)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|----------------5------------------|
D|--0---2---4/5\4-5--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
A|--0---2---4/5\4-3--0--2--4/5\4-3---|
E|--0---0---2/3\2----0--0--2/3\2-1---|
       Em  F# G F# C    E F# G F# F
I don't want to go home

Suggestions from Ashton Bailey

(These are basically where Ashton and I disagreed. Since I hold the power [insert evil 
laugh here!] and this site is a dictatorship, the choruses you see above are my versions. 
The following are Ashton's suggestions. Play both and see which one you like better. 
Power to the people! - Jason)

1st Chorus (0:53)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|--------------------9-----------9--|
D|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-9-4/5\4/5-2-9--|
A|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-7-4/5\4/5-2-7--|
E|--0-0-0-0-2/3\2/3-0---2/3\2/3-0----|
       Em  F# G F# G E F# G F# G E

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------9-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------9-----------9--|
D|--4/5\4/5-2-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-4/5\4/5-2-9-4/5\4/5-2-9--|
A|--4/5\4/5-2-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-7-7-7-7-7-7-4/5\4/5-2-7-4/5\4/5-2-7--|
E|--2/3\2/3-0---------------------------2/3\2/3-0---2/3\2/3-0----|
   F# G F# G E       C           E     F# G F# G E F# G F# G E

2nd and 3rd Choruses (1:16 & 1:52)
e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|--------------------9-----------9--|
D|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-9-4/5\4/5-2-9--|
A|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-7-4/5\4/5-2-7--|
E|--0-0-0-0-2/3\2/3-0---2/3\2/3-0----|
       Em  F# G F# G E F# G F# G E

e|---------------------------|
B|---------------------------|
G|------------9--------------|
D|--4/5\4/5-2-9-4/5\4/5-2-7--|
A|--4/5\4/5-2-7-4/5\4/5-2-7--|
E|--2/3\2/3-0---2/3\2/3-0-5--|
   F# G F# G E F# G F# G E A

  Pre-Chorus (2:00)
e|---------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------|
G|--4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
D|--4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
A|--2-2-2-2-2-2-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
E|---------------------------------------|
         B           D           E
I don't want to go home alone, I don't want to go home alone

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
A|--5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|--3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------------|
         G           A           C           D
I don't want to go home alone, I don't want to go home alone.

   Outro (2:08)
e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|--------------------9------------|
D|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-9-4/5\4/5-2--|
A|--2-2-2-2-4/5\4/5-2-7-4/5\4/5-2--|
E|--0-0-0-0-2/3\2/3-0---2/3\2/3-0--|
       Em  F# G F# G E F# G F# G E


VERSION 2 - Tabbed by Hugh Yik

    !Chords are bar chords unless stated!

Intro
                                                E
e|----0-----0---0---0----0-----0---0---0-|(x2)|-0-|
B|---------------------------------------|    |-0-|
G|--1---1/4---3---4----1---1/4---3-------|    |-1-|
D|-----------------------------------4---|    |-2-|
A|---------------------------------------|    |---|
E|---------------------------------------|    |---|

 A                 A#    
I've got a girl in Saux St. Marie, 
            E
she takes a bus every weekend just to come across the miles to me. 
A                          A#
She leaves her room in the shadow of the bridge
    E
to spend two days life blind in my dirty bed. 
A                      A#                G                             D
Doesn't ask questions, never talks down about the things I do when she isn't around. 

E        G         F#            E
Yeah, I just about live in the bars around town, 
 G     F#             E
I lose myself in the voice of the crowd. 
G        F#               A
Each and every day I need static 
                 C              E         G F# E    G F#  
because I don't want to go home alone. 

  A                     A#
I know a girl just outside of LaCrosse. 
 E
She meets me in Milwaukee when the weather gets humid and hot. 
 A                         A# 
She leaves her husband and retarded baby girl 
E
just to walk for a while unencumbered in an easier world. 
A             A#
No questions, never asks why. 
G                        D                        E
I walk the floor in the middle of the night and stare 
 G       F#               E        G   F#          E
out the window of an ugly motel at the neon signs outside, 
G     F#                E     G F#      A5   
think about the hell. I sell to make my static. 
           B5          D5          E5ii            
I don't want to go home. I don't want to go home. 
G5       A5                E     G F#    E     G F#  
I don't want to go home alone.

??? Interlude ???


Got a girl in Saux St. Marie, 

she takes a bus every weekend just to come across the miles to me. 
A                          A#
She leaves her room in the shadow of the bridge 
E
just to spend two days life blind in my dirty bed. 
A                      A#  
Doesn't ask questions, never talks down 
G                              D
about the life I lead when she isn't around. 


E        G         F#            E
Yeah, I just about live in the bars around town. 
 G     F#             E
I lose myself in the voice of the crowd. 
 G     F#             E
I walk around stupid, blind and proud. 
 G        F#                A
Each and every day I need static. 
         B5                  D5
I don't want to go home alone. 
         E5ii                G5
I don't want to go home alone.
         A5                  C5
I don't want to go home alone.
        D5                   E    G F#   E     
I don't want to go home alone.
G        F#
I don't want to go home. 

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