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Bombs Above

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Came up with this in about 5 minutes from the NPR video. Awesome new song from Jeff, some of his best lyrics ever I feel.

Feel free to correct/comment/whatever.

 

Thanks!

 

 

Bombs Above

Standard Tuning

Key of Cmaj

 

Intro (same as verse chords)

C G C  F   A   B/Am    F     C    G   

 

Verse

C   G   C

All my life

        F

Ive played a part

         Am  B/Am    F 

In the bombs above

      C             G

the ones you love

 

   C    G    C

Im taking moment

               Em         F

to apologize

  Am                        C

I should have done more 

Am              C

To stop the war

G

So Im sorry

 

(**Rest of verses same as above except for one small change in verse 2 noted below**)

 

I leave behind a trail of songs

From the darkest gloom to the brightest sun

Ive lost my way but its hard to say

Am                C

what ive been through

                           G

should matter to you

 

A man so drunk

He could hardly stand

Told me once

Holding my hand

Sufferings the same

For everyone

He was right

But I was wrong

To agree

 

F C F C G

ahhhhhhs

 

Verse Chords one last time that resolve to a C

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Great job! Any luck with Locator from the same set?

 

Sent from my Pixel 2 using Tapatalk

 

I just saw the video from a  prairie home companion and it doesn't look too hard. Its actually almost identical to his acoustic version of Cant Stand It.

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