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Lifehouse tabs for Broken acoustic

Guitar tabs with lyrics

Tuning - Half a step down

I tried to the best of my ability to match the lyrics up with the chord changes
but I think it's pretty close. I tabbed this from the version they did at Vh1
hopefully I did a good
job. Enjoy!


Intro
eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--2-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|



Verse 1
eb|----------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------------------|
     The broken clock is a comfort

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|
     It helps me sleep tonight

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|
     Maybe it can stop tomorrow

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--2-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     From stealing all my time

eb|--------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------------------------------|
     I am here still waiting

eb|----------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----1-----------------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----0-----------------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----3-----------------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------------------|
     Though I still have my doubts

eb|-----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-----------------------1--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-----------------------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-----------------------2--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------------------------|
     I am damaged at best

eb|-----------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2-----------------0--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--0-----------------------------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     Like you've already figured out


Chrous 1
eb|-----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1-----------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0-----------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------2-----------------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--3--3--------------------------|
     I'm falling apart

eb|--------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1--------0--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0--------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------0--------0--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--3--2--------2--------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     I'm barely breathing

eb|-----------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1-----------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------2-----------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--3--3--------------------|
     With a broken heart

eb|-----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1--------0--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0--------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------0--------0--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--0--0--2--------2--------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     That's still beating

eb|--------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------2--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------3--3--3--3--3--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3-----------------|
     In the pain

eb|--------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------0-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3--3--3--2-----------2--------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     There is healing

eb|-----------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1-----------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0-----------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------2-----------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------0--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--------------------|
     In your name

eb|--------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------0-----------0--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--2-----------2--------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     I find meaning

eb|--------------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1-----------------------1--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0-----------------------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------3-----------------------2--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--3--3--3--3--3-----------------------------------------|
     So I'm holdin' on

eb|-----------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1-----------------------1--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0-----------------------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3-----------------------2--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--0--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on

eb|-----------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1-----------------------1--------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0-----------------------0--------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3-----------------------2--------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--0--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--0--0--0--0--0--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on

eb|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2--------------0--|
A chord diagramAbAb|--0--0--0--0--------------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3--3--3--3--3--3--|
     I'm barely holdin' on to you


Verse 2
eb|-----------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------1------------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------0------------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------3------------------2-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------3------------------0-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------------------|
     The broken locks were a warning

eb|---------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|---1------------------1----|
A chord diagramGbGb|---0------------------0----|
A chord diagramDbDb|---3------------------2----|
A chord diagramAbAb|---3------------------0----|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|---------------------------|
     You got inside my head

eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----1--------------------1--------------1-----------1-----|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----0--------------------0--------------0-----------0-----|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----3--------------------2--------------2-----------0-----|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----3--------------------0--------------x-----------x-----|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------------------------3-----------3-----|
     I tried my best to be guarded, I'm an open book instead

eb|---------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1-------------------1--------1------------1------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0-------------------0--------0------------0------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3-------------------2--------3------------2------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3-------------------0--------3------------0------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|---------------------------------------------------|
     I still see your reflection, Inside of my eyes

eb|----------------------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|---1---------------------1----------------------1----------1----|
A chord diagramGbGb|---0---------------------0----------------------0----------0----|
A chord diagramDbDb|---3---------------------2----------------------2----------0----|
A chord diagramAbAb|---3---------------------0----------------------x----------x----|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------------------3----------3----|
     That are looking for purpose, They're still looking for life


Chrous 2
eb|----------------3-----------------3--------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----------------1-----------------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----------------0-----------------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----------------2-----------------0--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----------------3-----------------x--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------3--------|
     I'm falling apart, I'm barely breathing

eb|-----------------3------------------3-------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1------------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0------------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------2------------------0-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------0------------------x-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------3-------|
     With a broken heart that's still beating

eb|----------3-------------3-------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----------1-------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----------0-------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----------2-------------0-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----------3-------------x-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------3-------|
     In the pain is there healing

eb|-----------3-----------3--------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1-----------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0-----------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------2-----------0--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------0-----------x--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------3--------|
     In your name I find meaning

eb|------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1---------------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------2---------------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------3---------------2--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------3---------------0--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------------|
     So I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|------------------------------3---------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------2---------------0---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3---------------0---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------3---------------x---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------3---------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0---------------2---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2---------------3---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------0---------------3---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|--------------3-----------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1-----------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------x-----------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3-----------------|
     I'm barely holdin' on to you


Bridge
eb|--------------3----3------3---|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1----1------1---|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0----0------0---|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2----x------2---|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------3----2------0---|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------|
     I'm hangin' on another day

eb|---3-----------0---------------------3----|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|---1-----------1---------------------1----|
A chord diagramGbGb|---0-----------2---------------------0----|
A chord diagramDbDb|---0-----------3---------------------x----|
A chord diagramAbAb|---x-----------3---------------------2----|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|---3--------------------------------------|
     Just to see what you will throw my way

eb|---3--------------3----------3--------3----|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|---1--------------1----------1--------1----|
A chord diagramGbGb|---0--------------0----------0--------0----|
A chord diagramDbDb|---0--------------2----------x--------2----|
A chord diagramAbAb|---x--------------3----------2--------0----|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|---3---------------------------------------|
     And I'm hanging on to the words you say

eb|----3-----------0---------3---|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----1-----------1---------1---|
A chord diagramGbGb|----0-----------2---------0---|
A chord diagramDbDb|----0-----------3---------0---|
A chord diagramAbAb|----x-----------3---------x---|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----3---------------------3---|
     You said that I will be ok


Verse 3
eb|---------------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----1------------------------1------1------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----0------------------------0------0------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----3------------------------2------3------------2-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----3------------------------0------3------------0-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|---------------------------------------------------------|
     The broken lights on the freeway left me here alone

eb|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|---1------------------1---------------------------------1-----|
A chord diagramGbGb|---0------------------0---------------------------------0-----|
A chord diagramDbDb|---3------------------2-------------------2-------------0-----|
A chord diagramAbAb|---3------------------0---------------------------------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------------3-------------3-----|
     I may have lost my way now, haven't forgotten my way home


Chrous 3
eb|----------------3-----------------3--------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----------------1-----------------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----------------0-----------------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----------------2-----------------0--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----------------3-----------------x--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------3--------|
     I'm falling apart, I'm barely breathing

eb|-----------------3------------------3-------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1------------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------0------------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------2------------------0-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------0------------------x-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------3-------|
     With a broken heart that's still beating

eb|----------3-------------3-------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|----------1-------------1-------|
A chord diagramGbGb|----------0-------------0-------|
A chord diagramDbDb|----------2-------------0-------|
A chord diagramAbAb|----------3-------------x-------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------3-------|
     In the pain there is healing

eb|-----------3-----------3--------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------1-----------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------0-----------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------2-----------0--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------0-----------x--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|-----------------------3--------|
     In your name I find meaning

eb|------------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|-----------------1---------------1--------|
A chord diagramGbGb|-----------------2---------------0--------|
A chord diagramDbDb|-----------------3---------------2--------|
A chord diagramAbAb|-----------------3---------------0--------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------------------|
     So I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|------------------------------3---------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------2---------------0---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3---------------0---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------3---------------x---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------3---------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0---------------2---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2---------------3---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------0---------------3---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|--------------3-----------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1-----------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------x-----------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3-----------------|
     I'm barely holdin' on to you

eb|----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------2---------------0---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3---------------2---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------3---------------0---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|------------------------------3----------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1----------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------2---------------0----------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------3---------------0----------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------3---------------x----------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|------------------------------3----------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|----------------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1---------------1---------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0---------------2---------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------2---------------3---------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------0---------------3---------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|----------------------------------------|
     I'm holdin' on  (I'm still holdin')

eb|--------------3-----------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--------------1-----------------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramDbDb|--------------0-----------------|
A chord diagramAbAb|--------------x-----------------|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------3-----------------|
     I'm barely holdin' on to you


Outro
eb|---------------------------------|
A chord diagramBb majorBb|--1---1---1---1---1---1----------|
A chord diagramGbGb|--0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0--|
A chord diagramDbDb|--3---2---3---2---3---2---2---0--|
A chord diagramAbAb|--3---0---3---0---3---0---x---x--|
A chord diagramEb MajorEb|--------------------------3---3--|
ⓘ Guitar tab for 'Broken Acoustic' by Lifehouse, a pop-rock band formed in 1996 from Los Angeles, USA. Lifehouse is known for their gritty rock/pop music.

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