Take Me as I Am in guitar acoustic version might be one of the best music you loved. Not only enjoying the song but you can play “Take Me as I Am by Tonic” using guitar too. Yes .. this music by can also be played by that instrument. But, first thing, you need to know its guitar chords.

If you are searching for Take Me as I Am guitar chords, you have visit to the right site.

Yups, guitar is not easy to master in the beginning, but gets easier the more time you stick with it. The more you proceeding, the easier guitar will feel to play that song.

“Take Me as I Am” guitar chords has rhythm and included in “Head on Straight (2002)” album.

Take Me as I Am by Tonic Guitar Chords

Tonic – “Take me as I am”
Drop D tuning,

A nice rock song with good yet simple lead guitar added on. Please
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Intro – played 4x w/ Distortion

[D/G] [D]


e|--------------------------|
B|--------------------------|
G|-7-7--7--7--7------7--7-7-| D|-7-7--7--7--0------0--0-0-| not played on 4th time
A|-5-5--5--5--0-------------|
D|-5-5--5--5--0-------------|

When playing intro, harmonics are added on 3rd time through

Clean Guitar Harmonics – play 2x


e|------------------------|
B|------------------------|
G|------------------------|
D|------------------------|
A|-----------7NH----------|
D|-5NH---4NH-----4NH--5NH-|

Verse Riff – Play 8x during lyrics

Guitar 1


e|--------------------|
B|--------------------|
G|-----0--------------|
D|---0---7--7---------|
A|--------------------|
D|-5----------0-------|

|
| Guitar 2 (sometimes high E is omitted in arpeggios)


e|-------------------0-------|
B|-----3-----3-----3-----3---|
G|---2-----2-----2---------2-|
D|-0-----0-----0-------------|
A|---------------------------|
D|---------------------------|

“I never knew my father
I never knew his pain
Or that an empty home life
Would break him down again
So when I feel like running,
I have to look inside
I want to find the answer
I want to break my line”

Prechorus –


e|-------5---5---5-----|-------5---5---5-----|-------|---------------|
B|-----8---8---5---8---|-----8---8---8---8---|-3-----|---------------|
G|-0-------------------|-0-------------------|-2-----|-----0---------|
D|---------------------|---------------------|-4-----|---0---7---7---|
A|---------------------|---------------------|-5-----|---------------|
D|---------------------|---------------------|-0-----|-5-----------0-|

“Fear falls down like rain, & it makes me whole again”


e|-------5---5---5-----|-------5---5---5-----|
B|-----8---8---5---8---|-----8---8---8---8---|
G|-0-------------------|-0-------------------|
D|---------------------|---------------------|
A|---------------------|---------------------|
D|---------------------|---------------------|

“Fear falls like rain”

Chorus – play 2x

Guitar 1
[D] [Asus] [A] [Bm] [G]


e|--------------|--------------|--------------|-------------|
B|-3------------|-3----2-------|-3------------|-------------|
G|-2------------|-2----2-------|-4------------|-0----0------|
D|-0------------|-2----2-------|-4------------|-5----5------|
A|-0------------|-0----0-------|-2------------|-5----5------|
D|-0------------|--------------|--------------|-5----5------|

|
|Guitar 2


e|-2-3-2-0-2----|--------------|-2-3-2-0-2----|-3-----------|
B|-3------------|-3----2-------|-3------------|-0-----------|
G|--------------|-2----2-------|--------------|-0----7NH----|
D|--------------|-2----2-------|--------------|-------------|
A|--------------|-0----0-------|--------------|-------------|
D|--------------|--------------|--------------|-------------|

1)”Take me as I am, I’m not broken…
Pieces of my life are not tokens”

2)”I want to let you know that I’m still learning…
how to love again & stop hurting”

Play Intro 2x before Verse 2

Verse 2 – Same as before but Guitar 2 plays Harmonics riff.

Lyrics:
“I want to roll my darkness into a million suns
I need to find forgiveness when all the pain is done
I want to hear I’m sorry, I want to let you go
I have to find my own life, I want to learn to grow”

Prechorus 2 – Same as before

Repeat Chorus

Bridge

Guitar 1


e|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|
G|-2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2-| repeat last bar
D|-2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2-|
A|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0-|
D|-------------------------------|

|
| Guitar 2 (with delay throughout bridge)


e|-------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B|-10------10--10----------------|-12/14-----14--14--14/15--15------|
G|-----------------0---0---0---0-|-------------------------------14-|
D|-7-------7---7---5h7-9---9p7-5-|--9/11-----11--11--11/12--12------|
A|-------------------------------|-------------------------------12-|
D|-------------------------------|----------------------------------|

Guitar 2 (as Guitar 1 plays Intro)


e|------------------------------|-------------------------|
B|-15---------------------------|-------------------------|
G|-----14-12--12-11--11-x--11---|-14----12----11--11--11--|
D|-12---------------------------|-------------------------|
A|-----12-10--10-9---9--x--9----|-12----10----9---9---9---|
D|------------------------------|-------------------------|

End of Bridge:
Guitar 1


e|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|
G|-2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2-| repeat last bar
D|-2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2-|
A|-0---0---0---0---0---0---0---0-|
D|-------------------------------|

|
| Guitar 2


e|-10--10------------------------|------------------------------|
B|-10--10--10-----10/12---12--12-|-12/14---14---14-14/15---15---|
G|-------------------------------|------------------------------|
D|-7---7---7-------7/9-----9---9-|--9/11---11---11-11/12---12---|
A|-------------------------------|------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------|------------------------------|

Guitar 2 Solo (Guitar 1 plays Chorus Chords)


e|-------------|-------------|---------------|---------------------|
B|-10~---------|-------------|-10------------|---------------------|
G|-------12-11-|-9~----------|-12b14---12-11-|-7~---4--------------|
D|-------------|-------------|---------------|--------7-5-4--------|
A|-------------|-------------|---------------|--------------7-5-4-5|
D|-------------|-------------|---------------|---------------------|

Repeat Chorus

Ending :

Repeat Intro (4x) with Guitar 2 playing:

use delay again, just like the bridge


e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|-14----12----11--11--/12\11-7-|
D|------------------------------| play 4x
A|-12----10----9---9---/10\9--5-|
D|------------------------------|

End on D chord on 4th time

Key
| / slide up
| \ slide down
| h hammer-on
| p pull-off
| b bend note
| r release bend
| ~ vibrato
| NH natural harmonic
| x Mute note
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If you want to study Tonic Take Me as I Am guitar chords, you should to look at the 5 major chords, C major, A major, G major, E major, and D major. The reason we take all major chords is that the minor versions of any of these chords only require tiny adjustments. Each one of those minor chords is perfectly based on its major counterpart.

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