Animals - When I Was Young tab

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Date: Mon, 27 Apr 1998 17:32:20 -0400
From: Andrew Rogers 
Subject: a/animals/when_i_was_young.crd

                           "When I Was Young"
            (Burdon - Briggs - Weider - Jenkins - McCulloch)

Intro:

	Em
	/  /  /  /   /  /  /  /

	[5X: 1: bass (eighth notes) w/cymbal
	     2: electric guitar (tune low E down to D and back up)
	     3: acoustic guitar enters
	     4: violin enters]

Verse 1:

	     Em                 D
	The rooms were so much colder then
	    Em           D
	My father was a soldier then
	     Em              D
	And times were very hard
	            Em
	When I was young

	Riff 1 [guitar and violin, arranged for two guitars]:

(Em) v v v v v ------------12-14-12---10-12-10---9--10--9----|-7--| ------------10-12-10---8--10-8----7--8---7----|-5--| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| (young)
/D Em [Riff 1] When I was young Verse 2: I smoked my first cigarette at ten And for girls I had a bad yen And I had quite a ball When I was young [Riff 1] Em / / / / / / / / Bridge: G Em When I was young it was more important D Pain, more pain, but I laughed so much louder, yeah Em When I was young [Riff 1] (D) Em When I was young [Riff 1] Verse 3: I met my first love at thirteen She was brown and I was pretty green And I learned quite a lot When I was young [Riff 1] /D Em [N.C.] When I was young Instrumental break: [key changes to Gm]: Gm F [3X] / / / / / / / / Gm / / / / / / / / Chorus [in Bb] Bb Gm When I was young it was more important F Pain, more pain, though I laughed so much louder, yeah Gm When I was young Riff 2 [guitar and violin, arranged for two guitars]:
(Gm) v v v v v ------------15-17-15---14-15-14---12-14--12---|-10-| ------------13-15-13---11-13-11---10-11--10---|-8--| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| ----------------------------------------------|----| (young) * * * parts do not always track in parallel fifths
Gm [N.C.] When I was young Verse 4 [chords implied by bass]: Gm F My faith was so much stronger then Gm F I believed in fellow men Gm F And I was so much older then Gm [acoustic guitar strums Gm chord; violin enters] When I was young When I was young Coda: [band re-enters] (Gm) When I was young [repeat to fade] -- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers
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