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How To Disappear Completely

Radiohead

Capo 2nd Fret

 

D     U   U D     U   U

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 +

  ∆

D U   U   U D     U   U

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 +

 

Each chord alternates in the following pattern.  Change to the next chord at the ∆ in the strum pattern.


C-   (C  Cadd9  C Cadd9)
Em-   (Em  Em6  Em  Em6)
G-    (G  Gsus4  G  Gsus4)
D-    (D  Dsus4  Dsus2  Dsus4)

Intro:     C    Em    (X2)

Verse 1
C                    Em

that day, that's not me,
    C                 Em
I've gone, where I please,
  C                                   Em
I walk through walls, I float down the Liffey

Chorus
        G                   Em

I'm not here, this isn't happening,
         G                   Em
I'm not here,         I'm not here,


Verse 2
       C                    Em
In a little while,  I'll be gone

                C                    Em
The moments already passed, yeah it's gone

Chorus

Verse 3
  C                       Em

strobe lights and blown speakers

  C             Em
fireworks and hurricanes

Chorus
        G                   Em

I'm not here, this isn't happening,
         G                   Em x2
I'm not here,         I'm not here,

  D      Em x2
ahhhhhhh

  D      Em x2
ahhhhhhh

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.