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Shiver

Coldplay

Transcribed and arranged by questionmarke


See Performance Notes for tablature and playing suggestions

INTRO
| E | E | E | E2 | (2x)
| B+11 | F#m | A+9 | G#m | (2x)
| B+11 | A/C# | A+9 | G#m | A+9 | % | G#m7 | % |

VERSE 1
| E | E/G# | So I look in your direction
| E | E/G# | But you pay me no attention, do you?
| B+11 | % | % | % |
| E | E/G# | And I know you don’t listen to me
| E | E/G# | Cos you say you see straight through me, don’t you?
| B+11 | % | % | % |

BRIDGE
| C#m | % | % | % | But on and on from the moment I wake to the moment I sleep
| F#7 | % | F#/A# | % | I’ll be there by your side, just you try and stop me
| C#m | % | % | % | I’ll be waiting in line just to see if you care
| B+11 | B/D# | D#m#5 | A6-5sus2 | Oh ...

| G#m | D#/A# | B+11 | D#/A# | Did you want me to change? Well, I’d change for good
| G#m | D#/A# | B+11 | A/C# | And I want you to know that you’ll always get your way
| B/D# | D#/A# | G#m7 | % | C#m9-5 | % | And I wanted to say ...

CHORUS
| B+11 | F#m | A+9 | G#m | Don’t you shiver?
| B+11 | F#m | A+9 | G#m | Don’t you shiver?
| B+11 | A/C# | A+9 | G#m | Sing it loud and clear
| A+9 | % | G#m7 | % | I’ll always be waiting for you

VERSE 2
| E | E/G# | So you know how much I need you
| E | E/G# | But you never even see me, do you?
| B+11 | % | % | % |
| E/G# | E | And is this my final
| E/G# | E | Chance of getting you?
| B+11 | % | % | % |

BRIDGE + CHORUS

TAG
|E|%|%|%|%|% | (similar to introduction)
| B+11 | A2+#11 | E | E | Yeah, I’ll always be waiting for you
| B+11 | A2+#11 | E | E | Yeah, I’ll always be waiting for you
| B+11 | A2+#11 | E | E | Yeah, I’ll always be waiting for you
| E | % | % | E4 | For you I will always be waiting ...

FINAL CHORUS
| B+11 | F#m | A+9 | G#m | And it’s you I see but you don’t see me
| B+11 | F#m | A+9 | G#m | And it’s you I hear so loud and so clear
| B+11 | A/C# | A+9 | G#m | I’ll sing it loud and clear
| A+9 | % | G#m7 | % | And I’ll always be waiting for you

OUTRO VERSE
| E | E/G# | So I look in your direction
| E | E/G# | But you pay me no attention
| E | E/G# | And you know how much I need you
| E | E/G#v2| But you never even see me
Shiver Performance Notes
Transcribed and arranged by questionmarke
See Rhythm Chart for chords and words

E (3x) E2
E |:-----------------------:| ------------------------|
B |:-----------------------:| ------------------------|
G |:--------------8--8--9--:| -11--11--11--11--11--11-|
D |:-(9)--11--11--9--9--9--:| -9---9---9---9---9---9--|
A |:-(7)--7---7---7--7--7--:| -9---9---9---9---9---9--|
E |:-(0)--0---0---0--0--0--:| -0---0---0---0---0---0--| 2x

B+11 F#m A+9 G#m


|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-----|-------|
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-----|-------|
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-----|-------|
|--6>8--|--8>6--|--6>9--|--9>6--|--6>8--|--8>6--|-----|-------|
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|--6--|--6>9--|
|--4>6--|--6>4--|--4>7--|--7>4--|--4>6--|--6>4--|-----|-------|
|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|-------|--4--|--4>7--| 2x

B+11 A/C# A+9 G#m A+9 G#m7


|-----|-----|-----|---|----|-------|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|
|-----|-----|-----|---|----|-------|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|
|-----|-----|-----|---|-10-|-10>12-|-9-|-9-|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|
|-6>8-|-8>6-|-6>9-|-9-|----|-------|---|---|-6-|-%-|-%-|-8-|-4-|-%-|-%-|-%-|
|-----|-----|-----|---|--7-|--7>-9-|-6-|-6-|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|
|-4>6-|-6>4-|-4>7-|-7-|----|-------|---|---|-4-|-%-|-%-|-6-|-2-|-%-|-%-|-%-|
|-----|-----|-----|---|----|-------|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

E E/G# E E/G# B+11


|-----|------|-----|------|------------|---------|------------|---------| So I look in your direction ...
|-----|------|-----|------|------------|---------|------------|---------|
|--9--|---9--|--9--|---9--|--8--11--9--|--8---x--|--8--11--9--|--8---x--|
|--9--|---9--|--9--|---9--|--9---x--x--|--9--11--|--9---x--x--|--9--11--|
|--7--|--11--|--7--|--11--|--9---9--9--|--9---9--|--9---9--9--|--9---9--|
|--0--|---0--|--0--|---0--|--7---7--7--|--7---7--|--7---7--7--|--7---7--| 2x

C#m C#m
|-------------------------|-------------------------| And on and on ...
|-5-5-5--4-4-4--2-2-2-0-2-|-5-5-5--4-4-4--2-2-2-2-2-|
|-4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-|
|-2-2-2--2-2-2--x-x-x-x-x-|-2-2-2--2-2-2--x-x-x-x-x-|
|-4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|

F#7 F#/A#
|-------------------------|--------------6-6-6-6-6-6-| I'll be there by your side ...
|-5-5-5--4-4-4--2-2-2-0-2-|-7-7-7-7-7-7--x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|-3-3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-|-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6-6-|
|-2-2-2--2-2-2--x-x-x-x-x-|-4-4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-4-|
|-4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-|-x-x-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|-2-2-2--2-2-2--x-x-x-x-x-|-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6-6-|

C#m C#m
|--------------|-------------|--------------|-------------|I'll be waiting in line ...
|-5-5-5--4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-0-2-|-5-5-5--4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-4-4-4--4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4--4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
|-2-2-2--2-2-2-|-x-x-x-x-x-x-|-2-2-2--2-2-2-|-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|-4-4-4--4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4--4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
|--------------|-------------|--------------|-------------|

B+11 B/D# D#m#5 A6-5sus2


|-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------| Oh ...
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-------------------|-------------------|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
|-8-8-8-8-8-8-|-------------------|-11-11-11-11-11-11-|-11-11-11-11-11-11-|
|-9-9-9-9-9-9-|--9--9--9--9--9--9-|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|-9--9--9--9--9--9--| (follow the Rhythm
|-9-9-9-9-9-9-|--9--9--9--9--9--9-|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|-0--0--0--0--0--0--| Chart for the
|-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-11-11-11-11-11-11-|-x—-x--x--x--x--x--|-x--x--x--x--x--x--| rest of the song)
Shiver Chords Defined
Transcribed and arranged by questionmarke
See Rhythm Chart for chords and words

E 0 7 9 9 0 0
E2 0 9 9 11 x x
B+11 7 9 9 8 0 0
F#m 2 4 4 2 2 2
A+9 5 7 7 6 0 0
G#m 4 6 6 4 4 4
A/C# 9 x 7 9 10 x
G#m7 4 5 4 4 4 4
E/G# 0 11 9 9 9 x
C#m x 4 2 4 5 x
F# 2 4 4 3 2 2
F#/A# 6 x 4 6 7 x
B/D# 11 9 9 x x x
D#m#5 x 9 9 11 x x
A6-5sus2 x 0 9 11 10 x
D#/A# 6 6 5 0 4 x
C#m9-5 9 7 9 8 0 0
A2+#11 x 0 7 8 0 0
E4 0 0 9 9 12 12
E/G# (v2) 4 x 2 4 5 x
A/C# (v2) x 4 2 2 2 x