Byrds - John Riley tab

Intro:

Guitar 1 (G1) 12 stringE-------------------------------------------------|B-------------------------------------------------|G-2-0---2--0----0---------------------------------|D-----3------3----3-2-3--2-0---0--3-0----0--0---0-|A----------------------------3---------3------3---|E-------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2 (G2) comes in for background.E--------------------------------------------------------|B--------------------------------------------------------|G-----------------------------------5h7p5-5h7p5--5h7p5-7-|D--------------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------------------------------|E--------------------------------------------------------|
(G1) plays the chords with typical Byrds rhythm.
Dm G Dm Fair young maid. All in her gar-den.E---------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------12--13vvvv--------------6----------|G---------------5h7p5-----------------5h7p5-7----5--5h7p5-| (G2)D---------------------------------------------------------|A---------------------------------------------------------|E---------------------------------------------------------|
Dm G Dm Strange young man. Came rid-ing by.E-------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------6------12--13vvvv--------6----6---| (G2)G--5h7p5-------5h7p5----5------------------------7----5-|D-------------------------------------------------------|A-------------------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------------------------|
Dm F Em C Say-ing fair young maid. Will you mar-ry me?E----------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------------6vvvvv-5vvvvv----5-----------5-| (G2)G----5h7p5--5h7p5--5h7p5-------------------------7--5--7---|D----------------------------------------------------------|A----------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------|
Em Dm And this then sir, was her re-ply.E--------------------------------------------|B----------5---------------------------------|G--5--7---------4vvvvvv---4------------------| (G2)D-----------------------------7----5---7vvvv-|A--------------------------------------------|E--------------------------------------------|
E--------------------------|B--------6-----------------|G-5h7--7---5--5h7p5--5h7p5-| (G2)D--------------------------|A--------------------------|E--------------------------|
Dm G Dm Oh no kind sir. I can-not mar-ry thee.E---------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------12-13vvvv-----------6----6---------|G-----------5h7p5----------------------------7----5-5h7p5-| (G2)D---------------------------------------------------------|A---------------------------------------------------------|E---------------------------------------------------------|
Dm G Dm For I've a love, who sails the deep salt sea.E--------------------------------------------------------------|B------------------------12-12h13--------------------------6---|G-5h7p5-------5h7p5---------------------------------5h7-7----5-| (G2)D--------------------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------------------------------------|E--------------------------------------------------------------|
Dm F Em C Though he's been gone, these sev-en years.E-------------------------------------------------|B--------------------6vvvvv-5vvvvv--5-----------5-|G-5h7p5---5h7p5-------------------------7--5--7---| (G2)D-------------------------------------------------|A-------------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------------------|
C Em Dm Still no man, shall mar-ry me.E--------------------------------------------------------|B-------5-------12-------------------------6-------------|G-5--7-----4vvv-----4---------------5h7-7----5--5h7p5--7-| (G2)D-------------------------7---5--7-----------------------|A--------------------------------------------------------|E--------------------------------------------------------|
(G2) The background from here to # is pretty much the same with some slight variations. Dm G Dm What if he's died? All in some bat-tle slain. Dm G Dm Or if he's drown-ed, in the deep salt sea. Dm F Em C What if he's found, some oth-er love? C Em Dm He and his new love, both mar-ried be. Dm G Dm If he's found, some oth-er love. Dm G Dm He and his new love, both mar-ried be. Dm F Em C I wish them health and hap-pi-ness. C Em Dm Where they now dwell, all a-cross the sea. Dm G Dm He picked her up. Oh, in his arms. Dm G Dm And kisses gave her. One, two and three. Dm F Em C Say-ing weep no more, my own true love. (#) C Em Dm I am your long, lost, John Ri-ley.
E-------------------------------------------------------------------|B--------10---8vvvv--15--15--15-------- (G2) Lightly palm mute the -|G---7h10------------------------------------------------------------| 1st 4 notes. Might beD-------------------------------------------------------------------| on a Mandolin. Lift onA-------------------------------------------------------------------| the last 3 notes butE-------------------------------------------------------------------| don't pull off.
Dm F^ F^F^ Em^ Em C ^ = upstroke.Say-ing weep no more, my own true love. C Em Dm For I'm your long, lost, John Ri-ley.E------------------------------------------|B-------------------3--3-3--3--------------| (G2) Lift on theseG------------------------------------------| notes but don'tD------------------------------------------| pull off.A------------------------------------------|E------------------------------------------|
E-1----1-----1----1-----1----1------1----1-----x-|B-3--3----1--3--3----1--3--3----1-3-3--3----1--3-| (G1)G-2----------2----------2-----------2----------2-|D-0----------0----------0-----------0----------0-|A-x----------x----------x-----------x----------x-|E-x----------x----------x-----------x----------x-| Both guitars
together.E------------------------------------------------|B-------6----------6----------6-----------6------| (G2)G-5h7-7---5--5h7-7---5--5h7-7---5-7-5h7-7---5--7-|D------------------------------------------------|A------------------------------------------------|E------------------------------------------------|
Chord diagrams: Dm G F Em C x00231 355433 133211 022000 032010 E,B,G,D,A,E = guitar string, p = pull off, h = hammer on, vvv = vibrato. When playing the F, Em, C, Em, Dm sequence, play the dominate note at the beginning of each chord. F,E,C,B,D. It gives it a little bit of bass sound. Try the intro (G1) 1 octave higher. You might like it but since it's played on a 12 string I think you need the A (2) and it's octave on the G string. Tabbed from: Fifth Dimension. Original LP form the 60's.
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