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tabs:balance [2017/12/27 13:29] (current)
irlpinkiepie (hopefully) more accurate chords (john complained about the wiki so), along with chords added along all the lyrics
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 the Mountain Goats - Balance\\ ​ the Mountain Goats - Balance\\ ​
 written by John Darnielle\\ ​ written by John Darnielle\\ ​
-tab by jbm\\ +tab by jbm\\ 
 +improvements by John Dodson, irlpinkiepie\\  
 +so john talked about this song in iolttmg and explicitly said the chords on the wiki were wrong 
 +so here's me trying to fix them - revert if this sounds bad, but it should be more accurate
 <​code>​ <​code>​
-E C +E:  022100 
-two tall glasses of sweet iced tea +C:  332000 (actually a Cmaj7/G) 
-G D                  D Dsus D Asus +G:  320003 
-underneath the sweetgum tree, +D:  200202 (actually a Dsus2/F#; you can play it xx0202 if you'd like) 
-E C +Am: x02210 
-and the love we once nurtured, you and me, +Bm: x24432 
-G D                  D Dsus D Asus +B:  x24442 
-disintegrating violently. + 
-Am +E                     
-stick your tongue out. +  two tall glasses of sweet iced tea 
-D +               
-catch the pieces as they drift down the air. +  underneath the sweetgum tree, 
-Am +                              ​
-i am too slow to catch them all, +  and the love we once nurtured, you and me, 
-C D               ​Dsus D Asus +               
-not too far gone to care.+  disintegrating violently. 
 +               ​Am 
 +  stick your tongue out. 
 +            Bm 
 +  catch the pieces as they drift down the air. 
 +      Am 
 +  i am too slow to catch them all, 
 +   Bm                 B 
 +  not too far gone to care. 
 +      E                       C 
 +  two slow summer hours spent picking at the bones, 
 +    G                        ​D 
 +  figuring the interest on delinquent loans. 
 + ​E ​                   C 
 +  speaking in sad and mournful tones, 
 +  G                             
 +  ​trying to squeeze tears out of mute stones. 
 +           Am 
 +  wet your finger. 
 +  place it toward the wind. 
 +  feel disaster in the air. 
 +         Am 
 +  we are far too slow to outrun it now. 
 +  Bm                  B 
 +  ​not too far gone to care. 
 +Outro: E C G D (x4), E
 </​code>​ </​code>​
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