Exploding Whale Chords & Lyrics Artist:

Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

Am chord C chord Dm chord F chord G chord Gm chord A Sharp chord Gm7 chord
20% Off Guitar Tricks Full Access! when you use this link

How To Play

Capo:1st fret

F  Dm  Gm7  C
Am  A#  C  F
F                  Dm
I'm nobody's friend
Dm                       Gm7
Loneliness rides in my bed
Gm7          A#
My misfortune
A#                        Am
Give everything you've got
Am                  A#
While the sun burns hot
My addiction
Spoils my affection
C               F
For everything good
F                   Dm
Elephant in the room
Dm                          Gm7
Might as well shoot at the moon
Gm7              A#
The mild ambition
A#                        Am
Give everything you've got
Am               A#
Jump the Fosbury flop with intention
Pursue your invention
C                Gm
As something of worth
Gm                  F
The thing I most regret
F              C
Is having to repress what I'm feeling
        Dm         C          A#
While expressing delight as a myth
A#                Am
Embrace the epic fail
Am              A#    C
Of my exploding whale
F                        Dm
Poison or powdered milk (poison or powdered milk)
Dm              G
Paralyzed as it took (paralyzed as it took)
G            A#
Premonition (that is what we are)
A#                        Am
Give everything you've got
Am                  A#
Before your life is caught in conditions
Be the first of its victims
The foot of a hare
F                      Dm
Action or consequence (action or consequence)
Dm              G
My unyielding defense (my unyielding defense)
G             A#
Superstition (that is what we are)
A#               Am
My attempts to obscure
Am                  A#
The wonders of this world
Be it fortune
Or faith in distortion
C             A#
The patron of prayer
A#                 F
The thing I most resent
F               C
Is having to consent to illusion
         Dm        C              A#
While confessing distress with my fist
A#              Am
Will history prevail?
Am            A#    C
My exploding whale
Dm  C
F  C  Dm  C
A#  Am
A#  C
F                      Dm
What of a dream deferred
Dm              Gm7
My appeal in reverse
A#                Am
Embrace the epic fail
Am                A#   C
Of my exploding whale
A#  C
Dm  A#  Dm  A#
Gm  C  Gm  C
Gm  C

SEE ALSO: Our List Of Guitar Apps That Don't Suck

Latest Downloads That'll help you become a better guitarist

Your First Six Guitar Songs Cover Download Now
guitar fretboard notes print quality Download Now
Blank Guitar Chord Charts print quality Download Now
Guitar Chord Chart Download Now

Nailed It?

Great job! Let others know you're learning REAL music by sharing on social media!

Save This Song!

Enjoying Exploding Whale by Sufjan Stevens? Bookmark the page to make it easier for you to find again!

Press Ctrl+D to bookmark this page

Sufjan Stevens Fan?

We hope you enjoyed learning how to play Exploding Whale by Sufjan Stevens on guitar. Don't stop now! There's loads more songs to learn by at Guvna Guitars!

Comments If you liked this tab or have something to share that'll make playing Exploding Whale better for others, let us all know in the comments below!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Submit Chords

Have a song you know the chords for that you'd like to share with others? Awesome! Submit it by clicking on the button below