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=== Snakeheads ===
tabbed by Will

This one's a bit easier to play, chord shapes don't really matter

Bm C D

                                  Bm C D
Weather cell from northern Canada
                                    Bm Em G
Due in before the afternoon is over
                         Bm C D
Brown cows in the fields
                                           Bm C D
Eating their way slowly through the clover

Bm C D

                                        Bm C D
And the canopy of apple trees before us
                                 Bm Em G
Symmetrical and pure as a pagoda
                                           Bm C D  
Me and Lee Charm from Chicago in a U-Haul
                                 
Headed out through western Minnesota

Headed for the islands
Headed for the islands

Our load is heavy, you can hear it shifting
Say what you like, I'm never going to stop
Everyone will eat when we've arrived
White apple blossoms soften up the blacktop

Two days from now we'll get to where we're going
The western sky will pitch-correct its winding
Our cargo's going to spill out from the cabin
And rub its eyes and see the silver lining, yeah, yeah

Headed for the islands
Headed for the islands

=== Snakeheads ===
tabbed by Rosa

This is not intended to be exact, just a way to play this on guitar and have it sound all right. 
Listen to the song to get the rhythm 

B   x24442
C   x35553
G   355433
D   x57775
A7  x75655
A   577655

D Riff:                         G Riff:

    D                  B  C
e ---5------5-------5--2--3-|  |---3------3------3-|
B ---7------7-------7--4--5-|  |---3------3------3-|
G ---7------7-------7--4--5-|  |---4------4------4-|
D ---7--5h7-7-------7--4--5-|  |---5------5------5-|
A -5------------3h5----2--3-|  |---5--4h5-5------5-|
E --------------------------|  |-3-----------2-3---|


Transition 1:  Chorus:                                                                           Transition 2:
                                 Headed...Islands                            Headed...Islands
   A Bm C#m D    Em D  Em  D  G       (Em) D Em  D Bm  D  (D) Em D Em  D Bm       (Em) D Em  D Bm     A  D Em  A
e ------------| |---------------|------------------------|------------------|---------------------| |------------|
B -2--3--5--7-| |-8--7--5--3--0-|------(5)-7--5--3--3--3-|(7)-8--7--5--3--3-|------(5)-7--5--3--3-| |-2--3--5--2-|
G -2--4--6--6-| |-9--7--4--2--0-|------(4)-7--4--2--4--2-|(7)-9--7--4--2--4-|------(4)-7--4--2--4-| |-2--2--4--2-|
D ------------| |---------------|---------------------(0)|------------------|---------------------| |------------|
A ------------| |---------------|------------------------|------------------|---------------------| |------------|
E ------------| |---------------|------------------------|------------------|---------------------| |------------|

D Riff x2

D Riff
Weather sailed from northern Canada 
D Riff
Due in before the afternoon is over
G Riff                   B  C
Brown cows in the fields
D Riff
Eating their way slowly through the clover

D Riff x2

And the canopy of apple trees before us
Symmetrical and pure as a pagoda
G Riff                                    B  B
Me and Lee Chong from Chicago in a U-Haul
D                               Pre-Chorus
Headed out through western Minnesota

Chorus
Headed for the islands x2

D A7 G A (B string pluck 7 then 5) D 

D Riff

Our load is heavy, and you can hear it shifting
Say what you like, I'm never gonna stop
G Riff                               B C
Everyone will eat when we've arrive
White apple blossoms soften up the blacktop

D Riff x2

Two days from now we'll get to where we're going
The western sky will pitch correct its whining
G Riff                               B C
Our cargo's gonna spill out from the cabin
D                                   Post-Chorus
And rub its eyes and see the silver lining, yeah yeah

Headed for the islands x2

On the second "islands" hold D and then end or play the outro (I'll make a tab when I have time)
tabs/snakeheads.1510081123.txt.gz · Last modified: 2017/11/07 10:58 by willneu97