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Clampdown Tab
Artist-Clash
Song-Clampdown
Guitarists-Mick Jones,Joe strummer
Album-London Calling
Tabbed by-Smellslikefeet1


Cords
 Am      A     Bm      E      G      
|-0-|  |-0-|  |---|  |---|  |-2-|  
|-1-|  |-2-|  |---|  |---|  |-0-|  
|-2-|  |-2-|  |-4-|  |-1-|  |-0-|  
|-2-|  |-2-|  |-4-|  |-2-|  |-0-|  
|---|  |---|  |-2-|  |-2-|  |-2-|  
|---|  |---|  |---|  |-0-|  |-3-|

Intro Am A Bm E
verse  
D                 E   A
what are we gonna do now?
A               D          G                 A
taking off his turban they say is this man a Jew  
   A                       D     A
 Coz their working for the clampdown
D               D          G                A
they put a poster saying "We earn more than you"  
A                          D     A
When were working for the clampdown
D                         G
we will teach our twisted speech  
 G             D  A
to the young believers
D                          G
we will train our blue eyed men   
 D           D   A
to be young believers
verse2
 A                 D                 G          A
The judge said five to ten but I said double it again

A                        D   A
Im Not working for the Clampdown      

A         D         G      A
No man born with a living soul  
 D                       A   D
can be working for the clampdown
D                         G        
Kick over the wall 'cause governments gonna fall  
G              D   A
How can we refuse it?
D                         G
Let fury have the hour ,anger can be power
G                          D  A
Did you know that you can use it
bridge
    E                   E G E
the voices in your head are calling 
    E                  E A E
stop wasting your time theres nothing comming
    E                  E G E 
only a fool can think someone can save you 
   E                   E A G
the men in the factry are old and cunning 
   E                   E G E 
you don't own nothing  boy get runnin'
   E                               E G E            E!  
its the best years of your life they want to steal
verse3
A           D        G        A  
But you grow up and you clam down,  
A                D    A
Working for the clampdown
A           D          G       A
You start wearing Blue and Brown and 
A                 D   A  
working for the clampdown 
D                 G   
So you got someone to boss around  
G              D   A
make you feel big now
D                         G
You drift until you brutilize you  
G                D    A
made your first kill now
A          D       G         A   muted                              
In these days of evil presidentes  
A                D     A
working for the clampdown
A                 D         G              A
But lately one or two has fully paid thier due  
A                D    A
working for the clampdown

          
Ha! Gitalong Gitalong               

Yeah working hard in Hairrisburg    <

yeah working hard in Petersburg     <

Working for the Clampdown           <

 at the begingin of the verses he throws this in for fun

|-5-4-5--|   
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|

and in the brigde part is this

|-0-4-5-0--0h4h5-0|
|--------3--------|
|-----------------|
|-----------------|
|-----------------|
|-----------------|

 
 
Clash - Clampdown Tab :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
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About the artist behind Clampdown Tab:

The Clash were an English punk rock band, active from 1976 to 1986, part of the original wave of UK punk.[1][2] Along with punk rock, they experimented with reggae, funk, rap, dub, rock and roll and rockabilly among other roots musics.[3][4] For most of their recording career, The Clash consisted of Joe Strummer (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Mick Jones (lead guitar), Paul Simonon (bass) and Nicky "Topper" Headon (drums, percussion).[5] The group disbanded in early 1986, owing to lack of creative control and the loss of Headon in 1982 and Jones in 1983 due to internal friction.

The Clash were a major success in the UK from the release of their debut album. Their third album, London Calling, released in the UK in December 1979, brought them popularity in the United States when it came out there the following year. It received wide critical acclaim; a decade later Rolling Stone magazine declared it the best album of the 1980s.[6]

The Clash's style and rebellious attitude, along with their music, had a far-reaching influence on rock, alternative rock in particular.[7] Their record label's A&R director dubbed them "The Only British Band That Matters," which fans picked up and transformed into "The Only Band That Matters". In January 2003 they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.[8] The band wanted to play at the event, but were prevented by Joe Strummer's death in December 2002. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked The Clash #30 on their list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.[9]

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