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		Your Boyfriend Sucks - The Ataris
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By:  Gary(TheAtaris07@aol.com)
     Josh(synchrony7@hotmail.com) Second guitar and Outro corrections

     Adapted from tab by Danny Barkley(fifty_eight_sense@yahoo.com)

~ - let ring
^ - bend
(2) - faint note

Intro:  Guitar 1(Acoustic)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------6--------------4--------------------------------|
D|2-------------------6--------------4---------------4---6-----7------|
A|2-------------------4--------------2---------------4---6-----7------|
E|0--------------------------------------------------2---4-----5------|
  Your better off without him, don't call him, he's breaking your heart

Verse:  Guitar 1(Distorted)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------6-----------------4------------------------|
D|2------------------------6-----------------4------------------------|
A|2------------------------4-----------------2------------------------|
E|0-------------------------------------------------------------------|
  He's hanging with your bestfriend and your waiting there

Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------4--6--7------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------4--6--7------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------2--4--5------------------------------------------------------|
  It's tearing you apart.

Verse:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------11--9--13~----------------------------------------------------|
D|-------x--x---x~----------------------------------------------------|
A|-------9--7--11~----------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
  It's tearing you apart.

Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------6--------------4----------------------------------|
D|2-----------------6--------------4----------------------------------|
A|2-----------------4--------------2----------------------------------|
E|0-------------------------------------------------------------------|
  He lied to you a thousand times, when I was there,

Verse:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|13----------9--8-----------------9---8------------------------------|
D|-x----------x--x-----------------x---x------------------------------|
A|11----------7--6-----------------7---6------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
  He lied to you a thousand times, when I was there,

Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----4--6--7---------------------------------------------------------|
A|----4--6--7---------------------------------------------------------|
E|----2--4--5---------------------------------------------------------|
  He kept you waiting.

Verse:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---11--13--9--------------------------------------------------------|
D|----x---x--x--------------------------------------------------------|
A|----9--11--7--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
  He kept you waiting.

Chorus:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|4-------------------6---------------------7-------------------------|
A|4-------------------6---------------------7-------------------------|
E|2-------------------4---------------------5-------------------------|
  And I'm still here, waiting there,        to catch you if you fall.

Chorus:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2-------(2)----------4------(4)-9-7-6-4----9-7-6-4----------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|2-----(2)------------4------(4)-------------------------------------|
  And I'm still here, waiting there.........to catch you if you fall.

Chorus:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------4----8~-----------------------------|
D|4------------6------------------4----8~-----------------------------|
A|4------------6------------------2----6~-----------------------------|
E|2------------4------------------------------------------------------|
  I don't know why I care so much,       when I shouldn't care at all.

Chorus:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------4-----8~----------------------------|
D|--2---------(2)----4-------(4)--x-----x~----------------------------|
A|--------------------------------2-----6~----------------------------|
E|2-------(2)------4------(4)-----------------------------------------|
  I don't know why I care so much,       when I shouldn't care at all.

Solo:  Guitar 1  (2x)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------------|
D|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-7---------------|
A|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-6-7---------------|
E|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------------------------2-4-5---------------|


Solo:  Guitar 2 (2x)  (strumming pattern isn't all there)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-9-8-8-8-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-11-13-9--------------|
D|--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x--x-x--------------|
A|-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-7-6-6-6-7-6-6-6-6-6-6--9-11-7--------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

2nd Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------6---------4--------------------------------|
D|2------------------------6---------4-----------------4--6--7--------|
A|2------------------------4---------2-----------------4--6--7--------|
E|0----------------------------------------------------2--4--5--------|
  Finally got the nerve to tell you, how much you mean to me.

2nd Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------6---------------4----------------------------|
D|2----------------------6---------------4----------------------------|
A|2----------------------4---------------2----------------------------|
E|0-------------------------------------------------------------------|
  You said that I was your bestfriend, a real sweet guy,

2nd Verse:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------4--6--7-------------------------------------------------|
A|------------4--6--7-------------------------------------------------|
E|------------2--4--5-------------------------------------------------|
  But that's all I'd ever be.

2nd Verse:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------11--9--13------------------------------------------------|
D|------------x--x---x------------------------------------------------|
A|------------9--7--11------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
  But that's all I'd ever be.

Repeat Chorus

End of Chorus:  Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------2~-------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------2~-------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------0~-------------------------------------|
  When I shouldn't care at all.

End of Chorus:  Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------9~-------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------x~-------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------7~-------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
  When I shouldn't care at all.

Outro:
(Guitar 1)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~----------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~--------------|
D|--2~---------2~---------2~-----6-6-6-4-4-4-2~---2~-----6-6-6-4-4-4-2~--------------|
A|--2~---------2~---------2~-----4-4-4-2-2-2-0~---2~-----4-4-4-2-2-2-0~--------------|
E|--0~---------0~---------0~----------------------0~---------------------------------|
    (1:37)     (1:41)     (1:45)                   (1:51)
(Guitar 2)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--999-8-4----999-8-4----13~----13----11----9/16-13~----13----11----9---------------|
D|--xxx-x-x----xxx-x-x----x------x-----x-----x/x--x------x-----x-----x---------------|
A|--777-6-2----777-6-2----11^----11----9-----7/14-11^----11----9-----7-14-11-12------|
E|------------------------0-~---------------------0~---------------------------------|
    (1:37)     (1:41)     (1:45)                   (1:51)

(Guitar 1)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----6-6-6-4-4-4-2~-------------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~------------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~------------|
D|-2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~----------2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~---------2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~------------|
A|-2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~----------2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~---------2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~------------|
E|-0~-------------------------0~------------------------0~---------------------------|
   (1:58)                     (2:06)                    (2:13)
(Guitar 2)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-13~13----11----9/16-13-14--13~13----11----9----------13~13----11----9-------------|
D|-x--x-----x-----x/x--x--x---x--x-----x-----x----------x--x-----x-----x-------------|
A|-11^11----9-----7/14-11-12--11^11----9-----7-14-11-12-11^11----9-----7-11-14-11-12-|
E|-0~-------------------------0~------------------------0~---------------------------|
   (1:58)                     (2:06)                    (2:13)

(Guitar 1)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----6-6-6-4-4-4-2~---------------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~-------6-6-6-4-4-4-2~---------------|
D|-2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~------------2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~----2~-6-6-6-4-4-4-2~---------------|
A|-2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~------------2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~----2~-4-4-4-2-2-2-0~---------------|
E|-0~---------------------------0~-------------------0~------------------------------|
   (2:21)                       (2:28)               (2:35)
(Guitar 2)
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-13~13----11----9-------------13~13----11----9/16--13~13----11----9-------------13~|
D|-x--x-----x-----x-------------x--x-----x-----x/-x--x--x-----x-----x-------------x-~|
A|-11^11----9-----7-14-11-12----11^11----9-----7/14--11^11----9-----7-11-14-11-12-11~|
E|-0~---------------------------0~-------------------0~------------------------------|
   (2:21)                       (2:28)               (2:35)                       (2:42)

Gary redid the first guitar part from an old tab, and I decided to redo the second
guitar part and the entire outro, so now it is really accurate.  Any questions,
comments, or Ataris tabs can be sent to The Complete Ataris Guitar Tablature Archive
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Ataris albums
2003 So Long, Astoria
2001 End Is Forever
2000 Let It Burn
1999 Blue Skies, Broken Hearts...Next 12 Exits
1997 Anywhere But Here
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021*15*96 tabbass tab
03San Dimas High School Football Rules tabbass tab
04Your Boyfriend Sucks tabbass tab
05I Won't Spend Another Night Alone tabbass tab
06Broken Promise Ring tabbass tab
07Angry Nerd Rock tabbass tab
08The Last Song I Will Ever Write About a Girl tabbass tab
09Choices tabbass tab
10Better Way tabbass tab
11My Hotel Year tabbass tab
13Answer: tabbass tab
14In Spite of the World tabbass tab

 

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