- "The Housemartins! 'Happy Hour' was a complete rip-off of 'I Want The One I Can't Have', and they've nicked others too..."
- Johnny Marr
Another one of my favorites from Meat Is Murder, this song is one of the reasons why the album is such a guitar masterpiece. The seamless combination of fast rhythm guitar and serpentine riffs is a huge inspiration to me.
I have posted a Guitar Pro tab file for this song here.
Here are the scans from the Complete Chord Dictionary:
Here are the scans from the Meat Is Murder piano songbook with guitar chord boxes. Thanks to Ted Maul for these scans.
fdealencar has a cool attempt here:
And here's Oscar80lt on an acoustic in standard tuning:
cdwheel does an awesome, full length version to his own backing track. He does a great job on the riffs, too.
Here's another great version by johnnymare, playing with a backing track: