Australia 
Artist: Grinspoon 
Song: Better Off Dead 
Album: Easy 
Transcribed by: [email protected] 
	Here's something different... this song is not tuned in standard drop  as 
with all (well almost all) other Grinspoon songs 
Tune guitar to drop  down an extra half step (one fret) which puts it in 
Intro/Verse riff 
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|-1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-| 
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|-1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--1p0--0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2- 
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|-0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-| 
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|-0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--0h1--1-1-1-1-1-1--3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2-| 
Chorus riff 
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|-0---0---0---3-3--5-5-| 
|-0---0---0---3-3--5-5-| 
|-0---0---0---3-3--5-5-| 
Chorus II riff (use wah or crybaby) 
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|-7---7---7------------| 
|-------------3-3--5-5-| 
|-5---5---5---3-3--5-5-| 
|-------------3-3--5-5-| 
Bridge Guitar I 
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|-3-3--5-5-| 
|-3-3--5-5-| 
|-3-3--5-5-| 
	I tabbed this song using an acoustic guitar so the solo may, or may not be 
out.  Anyway it's pretty damn close. 
Bridge/Solo Guitar II 
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|-8-/10-10-10--10\8--8--8---8-/10-10-10--10\8--8--8--| 
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|-7/10--10-10--10/12--12-12--12\10-10--7/10--10-| 
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|-5/8---8--8---8-/10--10-10--10\8--8---5/8---8--| 
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|-13---------13----------------------------------| 
|----10^^^^-----10^^^^---------------------------| 
|------------------------10/12--12-12--12\10--10-| 
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|------------------------8-/10--10-10--10\8---8--| 
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	That's it.  Questions, comments, improvement etc. e-mail me at the above 
address.