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    Scar Tissue

    Red Hot Chili Peppers

     

    Chord Guide

          134211

    F:    133211

           32 1

    C:    x32010

             231

    Dm:   xx0231

     

     

    Strum: D   D DU UD DUDU    w/swing feel

           1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

    The following strum pattern video matches the one you can use in the song except that the one in the video doesn't swing.

     

     

    Intro Riff:

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------
    ---10---10---10----10--------------------------------------------------
    -----------------------9-9-/-10-10----10----10----10/9-----------------
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------
    -8----8----8----8------------------------------------------------------
    -----------------------8-8-/-10----10----10----10-------8--------------
     
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------
    ---10---10---10----10--8-----------------------------------------------
    --------------------------9-/-10--12p10-12p10--------------------------
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------
    -8----8----8----8------7-----------------------------------------------
    --------------------------8-/-10---------------------------------------
     

     

    Intro: Riff x2  (or / F - - C / Dm - - C / x2)

     

    F                                           C

    Scar tissue that I wish you saw
    Dm                                   C

    Sarcastic Mister know it all
    F                                              C

    Close your eyes and I'll kiss you ‘cause

    Dm                              C
    With the birds I'll share

    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view
    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                           C

    Push me up against the wall

    Dm                                                    C
    Young kentucky girl in a push - up bra

    F                               C
    Fallin' all over myself

         Dm                                                    C
    To lick your heart and taste your health 'cause
    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                        C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                        C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm          

    loney view

     

    / Dm - - - / - - - - / C - - - / Dm - - C /

    F                                           C

    Blood loss in a bathroom stall

    Dm                                                    C
    Sounthern girl with a Scarlet drawl

    F                                           C
    Wave goodbye to ma and pa 'cause

    Dm                               C
    With the bird I'll share


    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

     

    F                                           C
    Soft spoken with a broken jaw

    Dm                                       C
    Step outside but not to brawl

    F                                           C
    Autumn's sweet we call it fall

    Dm                                                         C
    I'll make it to the moon if i have to crawl
    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                       C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm          

    loney view

    / Dm - - - / - - - - / C - - - / Dm - - - /

    / Dm - - - / - - - - / C - - - / Dm - - C /



    F                                           C

    Scar tissue that I wish you saw
    Dm                                   C

    Sarcastic Mister know it all
    F                                              C

    Close your eyes and I'll kiss you ‘cause

    Dm                             C
    With the birds I'll share
    F                                 C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                 C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm            C

    loney view

    F                                 C
    With the birds I'll share this

    Dm          

    loney view

     

    / Dm - - - / - - - - / C - - - / Dm - - - / (x4)

     


    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.