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Karma Police

Radiohead

 

Chord Guide

        231

Am:   x02210

       T  132

D/F#:  2x0232

       12

Em:   022000

      3    4

G:    3x0003

      134211

F:    133211

      2    4

G/F#: 2x0003

       32 1

C:    x32010

       2  1

C/B:  x3x010

       13421

Bm:   x24432

         132

D:    xx0232

      134211

F#:   244322

       231

E:    022100

 

Strum: B   D DUB   D DU

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

 

Intro:

/ Am - D/F# - / Em - G - /

/ Am - F - / Em - G - /

/ Am - D - / G G/F# C C/B /

/ Am - - - / Bm - D - /

 

Am   D/F#    Em

   Karma     Police,

     G           Am

arrest this man,

      F          Em

he talks in maths,

       G                 Am

he buzzes like a fridge

        D       / G - C  C/B /     Am (1)     Bm   D

he's like a detuned radi    -      o.

 

Am  D/F# Em

   Karma    Police,

  G             Am

arrest this girl,

        F       Em

her hitler hairdo,

      G                  Am

is making me feel ill,

       D         / G - C  C/B /     Am (1)     Bm   D

and we have crashed her party.

 

Chorus:

C          D             G   F#

this is what you'll get,

C          D             G   F#

this is what you'll get,

C           D            G

this is what you'll get,

                 Bm        C (1)    Bm  D

when you mess with us...

 

Am  D/F#   Em

   Karma    Police,

         G           Am

I've given all I can,

       F      Em

it's not   enough,

        G            Am

I've given all I can,

       D           / G - C  C/B /     Am (1)     Bm   D

but we're still on the payroll.

 

Chorus

 

Outro:

Bm            D          G

    And for a minute there,

       D      G      D            E (1)

I lost myself I lost myself,

 

Bm              D        G

    And for a minute there,

       D      G      D            E (1)

I lost myself I lost myself

 

Instrumental Outro Progression

 

Bm              D          G

    And for a minute there,

       D      G      D            E (1)

I lost myself I lost myself

 

Bm               D        G

    Just for a minute there,

       D      G      D            E (1)

I lost myself I lost myself

 

Instrumental Outro Progression x2

 

End on Am

 


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