Blue Orchid è la prima traccia e primo singolo rilasciato da Get Behind Me Satan, album del 2005 inciso dai White Stripes. E’ stato lanciato sul mercato in tre versioni differenti tra loro, ciascuna con delle proprie tracce addizionali, ed il videoclip realizzatone è stato votato, in una speciale classifica edita da Yahoo, il 13esimo tra i più spaventosi di tutti i tempi. In esso compare la modella Karen Elson, che poco dopo la registrazione avrebbe sposato l’autore Jack White.

Testo con accordi e tablatura per chitarra.

Blue Orchid The White Stripes Testo Accordi per Chitarra Tablatura

INTRO:

   G5   F5 G5 Bb5 F5    G5   F5 G5 Bb5 C5  D5  F5* G5* G5    F5 G5 Bb5 F5
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------3--------------------3---5---7---10--12--------------3-----------3------|
D|-5----3--5--3---3-----5----3--5--3---5---7---10--12-5(/)---3--5--3---3---3-5-3-5----|
A|-5----3--5--1---3-----5----3--5--1---3---5---8---10-5(/)---3--5--1---3---3-5-1-5----|
E|-3----1--3------1-----3----1--3---------------------3(/)---1--3------1---1-3---3----|

   F5 G5 Bb5 C5 D5  F5*
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|-------3---5--7---10---7-10-12--|
D|-3--5--3---5--7---10---7-10-12--|
A|-3--5--1---3--5---8----5-8--10--|
E|-1--3---------------------------|

VERSE 1:
G5          F5 G5   Bb5  F5
    You got a  re - ac - tion
G5          F5 G5   Bb5  C5    D5  F5* G5*
    You got a  re - ac - tion, did-n't you?
G5           F5 G5    Bb5  F5    F5 G5 Bb5
    You took a  white or - chid
G5           F5 G5    Bb5  C5    D5     F5* G5*
    You took a  white or - chid, turned it  blue

VERSE 2:
Somethin' better than nothin'
Somethin' better than nothin' is givin' up
We all need to do somethin'
Try (to) keep the truth from showin' up

G5

CHORUS: (A combination of the chords presented and lead notes below)
D5 C5  Bb5  G5   D5 C5 Bb5 G5
Ho-w   dare you?
D5  C5  Bb5 G5  F5   F5   F5  G5
How old are you now, an - y - way?
D5 C5  Bb5  G5   D5 C5 Bb5 G5 (8~)
Ho-w   dare you?
D5  C5  Bb5 G5  F5   F5   F5  G5   (8~)
How old are you now, an - y - way?

           (8~)                                      (8~)
e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-7p5--------7p5-----------7p5------------------------|
D|-----8b---------8b-5(/0)------8b---------------------|
A|--------8------------------------8--8--8--8-8-10(/)--|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|
                                                          G5
e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|-7p5-----------7p5------------7-p-5----------------------|
D|-----8b------------8b--5(/0)----------8b-----------------|
A|----------8-------------------------------8---8----8--8--|
E|---------------------------------------------------------|
   How dare you?                How old are you now, an-y-way?

INTRO

(Right Channel, beginning of INTRO)
  (8~)
e|-3-3--3-3--|
B|-----------|
G|-----------|
D|-----------|
A|-----------|
E|-----------|

VERSE 3:
You were given a flower
But I guess there was just no pleasin' you
Your lip tastes sour
But you think that it's just me teasin' you

VERSE 1

CHORUS:
D5  C5 Bb5  G5  D5 C5  Bb5 G5
Get be-hind me
D5  C5 Bb5  G5 F5   F5   F5  G5
Get be-hind me now, an - y - way
D5  C5 Bb5  G5  D5 C5  Bb5 G5
Get be-hind me
D5  C5 Bb5  G5 F5   F5   F5  G5
Get be-hind me now, an - y - way

   8/8^ (Harmonic doubling switches from lower to higher octave)
e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|-7p5--------7p5-----------7p5----------------------|
D|-----8b---------8b-5~(/)------8b-------------------|
A|--------8------------------------8--8--8--8-8-10~--|
E|---------------------------------------------------|

G5 8/8v (Back to low-octave doubling)
e|-------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-7-p-5----------7p5------------7-p-5-------------------|
D|-------8b-----------8b-5~(/)---------8b----------------|
A|------------8-----------------------------8--8----8-8--|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|
   Get behind me                 Get behind me now, any - way

INTRO

Hoo
Hoo

VERSE 1

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