• Song:

    You Know What They Do To Guys Like Us In Prison

  • Artist:

    My Chemical Romance

  • Album:

    Live at KROQ Weenie Roa...

Key:
^ - bend string
/ - slide
h - hammer on
p - pull off
. - palm mute
* - natural harmonic
[-] - artificial harmonic
~ - vibrate string
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-------------------
- Intro/verse one -
-------------------

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - played throughout the first verse (four times)

e|:|---------------------|
B|:|---------------------|
G|:|--3---8--8--8--7--7--|
D|:|--5--10--8--(b9)-8--7--|
A|:|---------------------|
E|:|---------------------|
      x8  x6 x2 x8 x4 x4

[LEAD]

Guitar two - played after the rhythm is played once (two times)

e|:|-0--|-------------------------------------------------------------|
B|:|-4*-|-------------------1------/3-3-3-4-3^------------------------|
G|:|----|-/2-2-2-2p0-/2-2-2---3^-2--------------3-5p3-3-3-3h5p3-2^----|
D|:|----|----------------------------------------------------------3~-|
A|:|----|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|:|----|-------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar two - played after playing the lead twice, up to the chorus (one time)

e|:|-------------------------------------------------------------|
B|:|-------------------1------/3-3-3-4-3^--3/4/3/4/3h4p3/1-------|
G|:|-/2-2-2-2p0-/2-2-2---3^-2------------------------------3-2-0-|
D|:|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A|:|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|:|-------------------------------------------------------------|


----------
- Chorus -
----------

[RHYTHM & LEAD] (two times)

e|:|----------------------|
B|:|-----5----------------|
G|:|-----5-----/7/9/11/12-|
D|:|--5--5--3-------------|
A|:|--5--3--3--/5/7/9/-10-|
E|:|--3-----1-------------|
     x8  x8 x8


-------------
- Verse two -
-------------

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - similar to the chorus riff (one time)

e|:|--------------------------|
B|:|--------------------------|
G|:|--------------------------|
D|:|-------5----5------5----7-|
A|:|--5----3----1------3----5-|
E|:|--3----------------1------|
      .    .    .      .    .
      x16  x12  x4     x16  x16

Guitar one - at "...I miss my mom..." (one time)

e|:|---------------------------------|
B|:|---------------------------------|
G|:|-------------------------------7-|
D|:|-----5----5----5----5--5-5--5--7-|
A|:|--55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5--3-1--3--5-|
E|:|--33-3-33-3-33-3-33-3-------1----|
      ..   ..   ..   ..    . .  .
                           |same strum patter as above from here

[LEAD]

Guitar two - played with fast alternating picking. Hard to get the timing right, listen 
the track (one time)

e|:|--------------------------------------|
B|:|--3-----------------------------------|
G|:|-----2-3-0--4*--2-3-2-/5/3/2-2-3-2-0--| harmonic at "...push ups..."
D|:|--------------------------------------|
A|:|--------------------------------------|
E|:|--------------------------------------|

Guitar two - at "...I miss my mom..." (one time)

                           | stop alternating |
                           |   picking here   |
e|:|-----------------------|------------------|
B|:|--3--3-6-4-3-4-1-------|--3/4/3/4/1-------|
G|:|-----------------2-3-2-|------------3-2-0-|
D|:|-----------------------|------------------|
A|:|-----------------------|------------------|
E|:|-----------------------|------------------|

----------
- Chorus -
----------

[RHYTHM & LEAD] (two times)

e|:|----------------------|
B|:|-----5----------------|
G|:|-----5-----/7/9/11/12-|
D|:|--5--5--3-------------|
A|:|--5--3--3--/5/7/9/-10-|
E|:|--3-----1-------------|
     x8  x8 x8

----------
- Bridge -
----------

(PART ONE)

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - after the chorus, at "To your room..." (one time)

e|:|-----------------|
B|:|-----------------|
G|:|-----------------|
D|:|------5---7------|
A|:|--5---1---5---7--|
E|:|--3-----------5--|
      .   .   .   .
      x16 x16 x16 x16

[LEAD]


Guitar two - over guitar one (one time)

e|:|--------------------------------------------|
B|:|--/8-10/11/8--8-10/11/8--/10-8-6--/8-10/11--|
G|:|--------------------------------------------|
D|:|--------------------------------------------|
A|:|--------------------------------------------|
E|:|--------------------------------------------|

(PART TWO)

Guitar two - clean, played before solo (one time)

e|:|----------------------------------------------|
B|:|--15p11---15p11---15p11---15p11---15p11---11--|
G|:|-------12------12------12------12------12-----|
D|:|----------------------------------------------|
A|:|----------------------------------------------|
E|:|----------------------------------------------|

e|:|--11----11----11----11----11--------|
B|:|----12----12----12----12----12--12--|
G|:|------13----13----13----13----13----|
D|:|------------------------------------|
A|:|------------------------------------|
E|:|------------------------------------|

e|:|-------------------------------------------|
B|:|--15p12---15p12---15p11---15p12---15p12----|
G|:|-------11------11------11------11------11--|
D|:|-------------------------------------------|
A|:|-------------------------------------------|
E|:|-------------------------------------------|

Guitar one - silent through lead riff, until "...Why remember" when this chord is played 
time)

e|:|-----|
B|:|-----|
G|:|-----|
D|:|--5--|
A|:|--5--|
E|:|--3--|

--------
- solo -
--------

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - played throughout the solo (two times)

e|:|--------------|
B|:|-----8--------|
G|:|-----8-----7--|
D|:|--5--8--7--7--|
A|:|--5--6--7--5--|
E|:|--3-----5-----|
      x8 x8 x8 x8

[LEAD]

e|:|------------------------------------------------|
B|:|------------------------------------------------|
G|:|--/7-5-----------5^(7)-----------6^(7)----------|
D|:|-------8-7h8-5~--------8-7-5-3~-------8/7-5-[4]-|
A|:|------------------------------------------------|
E|:|------------------------------------------------|

e|:|--------------------------------------------------------8h11h12p8h12--|
B|:|--------------------------8h10p8h11----------------8h11---------------|
G|:|---------------------8h10-----------8h10------8h10--------------------|
D|:|--6p4-7p5-7/8~--8h10---------------------8h10-------------------------|
A|:|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|:|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|:|--13--12--10--------------------------------------10^-12^-14^-16^-20^/--|
B|:|10--10--10---10-13-10-12-10h12p10---------10^-12^-----------------------|
G|:|----------------------------------12--11^-------------------------------|
D|:|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|:|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|:|------------------------------------------------------------------------|


---------
- outro -
---------

(PART ONE)

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - played at "life is but..." (one time)

   |clean|
   |     |
e|:|-----|-------------------------------|
B|:|-----|-------------------------------|
G|:|--3--|--555x-55-55-55----/7/9/11/12--|
D|:|--5--|--555x-55-55-55----------------|
A|:|-----|--333x-33-33-33----/5/7/9 /10--|
E|:|-----|-------------------------------|
     x8

[LEAD]

Guitar two - first harmonic played at "life is but..", three harmonics played at "... I 
go down..." (one time)

e|:|16*------------------------|
B|:|-----------4*--------------|
G|:|-------4*------/7/9/11/12--|
D|:|---------5*----------------|
A|:|---------------/5/7/9 /10--|
E|:|---------------------------|

(PART TWO)

[RHYTHM]

Guitar one - played during "now now now" to the end of the song (one time)

e|:|-------------------------------------------------------|
B|:|-----5-------------------------------------------------|
G|:|-----5-----/7/9/11/12--xx---xx---xx---xx---xx---xx-----|
D|:|--5--5--3--------------xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx--5--|
A|:|--5--3--3--/5/7/9/-10--xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx-5-xx--5--|
E|:|--3-----1--------------xx-3-xx-3-xx-3-xx-3-xx-3-xx--3--|
      x8 x8 x8

[LEAD]

Guitar two - same as guitar one, except ending (one time)

e|:|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|:|-----5------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|:|-----5-----/7/9/11/12--xx------xx------xx------xx------xx------xx-------|
D|:|--5--5--3--------------xx------xx------xx------xx------xx------xx-------|
A|:|--5--3--3--/5/7/9/-10--xx------xx------xx------xx------xx------xx-------|
E|:|--3-----1--------------xx-3/15-xx-3/15-xx-3/15-xx-3/15-xx-3/15-xx-3/15--|
     x8  x8 x8
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