Billy Bragg - Between The Wars tab version 1

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Date: 13 Mar 1998 15:36:06 Z
From: "Boulton, Nic" 
Subject: TAB:/b/bragg_billy/between_the_wars.tab

On the single (AGOEP1) and the CD version of Life's a Riot, but this is
tabbed from a live arrangement. Play these chord shapes with a capo at
the 5th fret to be in key (C) with the recording.


G Am C (G) D Em C D G Ce -------------------------------2*-------------(2)----------------------|B ---------1----1----------------3*----0------1--3-----------------------|G ----0---2----0-----------------2*----0------0--2--0--------------------|D ---0---2----2----0-----------0-------2------2--0--0--2--222222-2-------|A --2---0----3--------3--2bp0---------2-------3-----2--3--333333-3-2-0---|E -3---------------------------------0--------------3------------------3-| [----muted-------------------------------------------------------------|
G Am C (G) D Em C D Ge -------------------------------2--------------(2)---------------2-3-2-|B --------11---1-----------------3-3---0------1--3----------------3-3-3-|G ----0---20---00----------------2-2---0------0--2--0-------------2-2-2-|D ---0---2----2----0-----------0-------2------2--0--0-------------------|A --22--0----3--------3--2bp0---------2-------3-----2-------------------|E -3---------------------------------0--------------3-------------------| I w miner I a do-o-ck-er I rlwymn btwn t wars
D Em C (G) D Em C D Ge ----2--------0--------------------------2--------------2--------------|B ----3-3------0-------1------------------3----0*-----1--3--------------|G --2---2------0-0-----0------------------2----0*-----0--2--0-----------|D -0-------------0---2---2--0-0---------0------2*-----2--0--0-----------|A -----------2------3-----------3-2bp0--------2-------3-----2-----------|E ----------0--------------------------------0--------------3-----------| I raised family times aus--terity swt fndry btwn the wars
D Em C G De -2-2--0---------------0---------2-----------------------------------2--|B -3-3--0-----0----1-1---0--(0)---3-[let ring]------------------------3--|G -2-2---0----0----0-0---0---0----2-----------------------------------2--|D -0-0---0----2----2-2----0--0----0-----------------------------------0--|A -----------2-----3-3----0--2-------------------------------------------|E ----------0--------------0-3-------------------------------------------| I pd the union as tms gt hdr I looked to t govt to help working man
G Am C (G) D Em C D Ge -------------------------------2*---------------(2)--------------------|B ---------1----1----------------3*----0--------1--3---------------------|G ----0---2----0-----------------2*----0--------0--2--0------------------|D ---0---2----2----0-----------0-------2--------2--0--0----2-2222222-----|A --2---0----3--------3--2bp0---------2---------3-----2----3-3333333-20--|E -3---------------------------------0----------------3----------------3-|bt thy pty down ar-mou--ry armng pce boys btwn the wars
G Am C G D Em C D I was a miner, I was a docker, I was a railwayman between the wars D Em C G D Em C D G I raised a family, in times of austerity, with sweat at the foundry b t w D Em C G D I paid the union, then as times got harder, I looked to the government to help the working man G Am C G D Em but they brought prosperity down at the armoury, we're arming for peace, C D G C see boys, between the wars G Am C G D Em C I kept the faith and I kept voting, not for the iron fist but for the D helping hand D Em C G D Em for theirs is a land with a wall around it and mine is a faith in my C D G fellow man D Em G D theirs is a land of hope and glory, mine is the greenfield and the factory floor G Am C G D Em theirs are the skies all dark with bombers and mine is the peace we knew C D G between the wars G Am C G D Em call up the craftsman, bring me the draughtsman, build me a path from C D cradle to grave D Em C G D Em and I'll give my consent to any government that does not deny a man a C D G living wage D Em C G D go find the young men, never to fight again, bring up the banners from the days gone by G Am C G D Em C D cast moderation, heart of this nation, desert us not we are between the G C G wars On the first couple of bars of the intro, rest the heel of your hand on the bridge/bass strings,to mute them a bit * means strum hard then mute the strings immediately after hitting them --2bp0-- means slightly bend the string as you do the pull-off Nic Nic.Boulton@bn.cwplc.com
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