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Wintersleep – Weighty Ghost

The rhythm is a bit tricky on this one, but you just have to play the G before finishing every line. You can use these patterns to count along: Verse 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & G 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & C G Chorus 1 & 2 & 3 […]

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TV on the Radio -Golden Age

I use the following positions for chords: C: 332010 G: 320033 Bb: 113331 F: 133211 Power chords will sound fine. Verse riff: A|–3-1-3-1–3-1-3–1-1-1–| Chorus riff: D|—–5——–3–| A|–3——–1—–| Heart beat sounding Ricocheting in their cage Thought I’d lose my balance With the grounds bounce and sway And all this violence And all this goes away And […]

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The Tragically Hip – Stay

For the intro part, I just play octaves (i.e. for E I play x7x9xx, D is x5x7xx, etc.) E D C B A G \ F F C / x2 F C You did the best that you could do. G You were a great crew, F who tried to nurture and preserve your G […]

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Tim Fite – Big Mistake

Capo VI C: x32010 -or- x32013 Em: 022000 -or- 022003 Am: x02210 -or- x02x15 F: 133211 The alternate chords, while a bit tricky to play, sound more like the record. The entire song, save the “hold Am” parts, is: C Em Am F Show me the best that you got, and I’ll show you one […]

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Soso – The First of a Thousand Goodbyes

Em Bm Am I guess I thought his clothes and personal possessions would somehow make me feel his presence. But his mittens with mismatching thumbs are dumb without his hands to animate them. I guess in the same way i thought that if i lay myself down in this field something would be revealed if […]

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Songs: Ohia – Captain Badass

The entire song is three chords (G#m Eb C#m) with occasional embellishments. You can either play it with barre chords, or slap a capo on the 4th fret and use more open chords. Chords (bracketed chords are embellishments to throw in occasionally): G#m: 466444 (466454) Eb: x68xxx (x69xxx) C#m: x46654 The entire song is G#m […]

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Ron Sexsmith – These Days

Capo IV Intro: G C G Promises are made to be broken C Haven’t you heard? G He said he’d never break your heart C Now haven’t you learned? D You believed in the words C In all that they meant D Oh, but love is not some popular song C D Filled with empty […]

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RENT Musical – You’ll See

The intro part should be involve some sort of pick pattern to sound like the record. The notes in parenthesis (G# and Bb) are just individual notes to be played on the bass strings. C C/b Am (G#) (Bb) ROGER What Happened to Benny? What Happened to his Heart And the Ideals he Once Pursued? […]

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Okkervil River – Unless Its Kicks

I’ve arranged this to be capo’d on the fourth fret because thats how I play it on guitar. It sounds more like the record if its done with barre chords. This is the “riff” thats used throughout the song for the C and G chords: 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & x2 C […]

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Of Monsters and Men – Lakehouse

The picking part: G E|———————————| B|———————————| G|—0—0—0—0—0—0—0—0-| D|—0—0—0—0—0—0—0—0-| A|———————————| E|-3—3—3—3—3—3—3—3—| C E|———————————| B|———————————| G|—0—0—0—0—0—0—0—0-| D|—2—2—2—2—2—2—2—2-| A|-3—3—3—3—3—3—3—3—| E|———————————| There are a lot of people playing a lot of guitars in this band, so you won’t be able to play all the notes all the time. Choose one of the ones listed below or switch it up […]