Josh Garrels - Zion And Babylon tab version 1

Zion and Babylon
Josh Garrels
capo 4

Greetings, friends.  This song is amazing, and fun to play, and not very 
difficult.  If you've ever seen Josh perform live, he likes to lay his capo 
across the first 5 strings at the 4th fret, leaving the low E string open.  
Then when he plays a C chord (relative to the capo; it's actually an E 
chord) he can let the low E ring out, and it sounds really cool.  Try it!  
I've tabbed out the intro to the best of my ability.  Just listen to the 
song a lot, get a feel for the rhythm, and it'll come to you.  Enjoy, and 
bless the Lord God with this song!


Intro:
                      
e--------3-3-----3-3--|B--------3-3-----3-3--|G----0h2---------0-0--|D----3-------0h2------|A------------0h3------|E---------------------|
G F Ce---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3---3----|B---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3---3----|G---0---0--0-0--0----0----0---0--0---0----|D---0---0--0-0--0----0----2---2--0h2-0h2--|A---2---2--2-2--2----x----3---3--3---3----|E---3---3--3-3--3----1--------------------|
G F Ce---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3------3------3---|B---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3------3------3---|G---0---0--0-0--0----0----0---0------0------0---|D---0---0--0-0--0----0----2---2--3p0------------|A---2---2--2-2--2----x----3---3---------1p0-----|E---3---3--3-3--3----1--------------------------|
G F Ce---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3-3--3----|B---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3-3--3----|G---0---0--0-0--0----0----0---0--0-0--0----|D---0---0--0-0--0----0----2---2--2-2--0h2--|A---2---2--2-2--2----x----3---3--3-3--3----|E---3---3--3-3--3----1---------------------|
G F Ce---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3---3----|B---3---3--3-3--3----3----3---3--3---3----|G---0---0--0-0--0----0----0---0--0---0----|D---0---0--0-0--0----0----2---2--2---2----|A---2---2--2-2--2----x----3---3--3---3----|E---3---3--3-3--3----1--------------------|
Verse 1: G F C Oh great mammon of form and function, careless consumerist consumption G F C Dangerous dysfunction disguised as expensive taste G F C Iím a people disgraced by what I claim I need and what I want to waste G F C I take no account for nothing if itís not mine G F C Itís a misappropriation of funds, protect my ninety percent with my guns G F C Whose side am I on? Well, whoís winning? G F C My kingdomís built with the blood of slaves, orphans, widows, and homeless graves G F C I sold their souls just to build my private mansion G F C Some people say that my time is coming, kingdom come is the justice running G F C Down, down, down on me Chorus: D C Iím a poor child, Iím a lost son G C I refuse to give my love to anyone Am G Fight for the truth, or help the weaker ones F G C Because I love my Babylon D C I am a slave, I was never free G C I betrayed you for blood money Am G Oh, I bought the world, all is vanity F G C Oh my Lord Iím your enemy G F C (x2) Bridge: G C G C Come to me and find your life G C G C Children sing, Zionís in sight Verse 2: (same chords as verse 1) I said don't trade your name for a serial number Priceless lives were born from under graves where I found you Say, my name ainít yours, and yours is not mine Mine is ďthe LordĒ and yours is ďmy childĒ (thatís how itís always been) Time to make a change, leave your home, give to the poor all that you own Lose your life so that you can find it First will be last when the true world comes, living like a humble fool to overcome The upside-down wisdom of a dying world Zionís not built with hands, and in this place God will dwell with man Sick be healed and cripples stand, sing Allelu My kingdomís built with the blood of my Son's selfless sacrifice for everyone Faith, hope, love, and harmony I said let this world know me by your love By your love Chorus 2: (Same chords as chorus 1) Oh my child, daughters and sons I made you in love to overcome Free as a bird, my flowers in the sun On your way to Mount Zion All you slaves, be set free Come on out child, and come on home to me We will dance, we will rejoice If you can hear me then follow my voice Outro: G F C (x8) (Same as the intro)
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