Blackberry Song tab with lyrics by Kurt Vile - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Kurt Vile – Blackberry Song tab

BLACKBERRY SONG BY KURT VILE
OFF OF "CHILDISH PRODIGY"
2009 MATADOR RECORDS

this tab is pretty rough, just an outline of the song.. more based off live versions.


**TUNING**
low to high

G-G-C-G-B-E

tune the A string down a whole step to G. tune the low E up one and a half steps to G. 
tune the D string down one step to C.

*NOTE* there is capo on the 1st fret for this one

intro riff - (if you can, this sounds good looped)E------------3---------------|B------3/5---------5---------|G-0------------0-------------|D----------------------------|A----------------------------|E----------------------------|
riff #1E-3\2-----0----------------|B----------------3---------|G------0-------------0-----|D-0----------0-------------|A--------------------------|E--------------------------|
riff #2 - picking this part is tricky.. basically when the bar starts hit the D string, but when going through the second time hit the D after you slide to the 5th fretE-0------------0--------0-------------|B-3/5----------3--------3/------------|G-------0-----------0-----------------|D-0---------0-------------------------|A-------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------|
riff #1 leads into this partE-------------------------------|B-------------------------------|G-4---4--------2----------------|D-----4-------------2-----------|A-4--------2--------------------|E-------------------------------|go back into #2 from here
**for riff #2 he does 2 variations of it at different parts of the song**the FIRST time the SECOND timeE-3/5----------3------3---------|--5/7------------5-------5/--------------|B-3/5----------3------3/--------|--3/5------------3-------3/--------------|G-------0----------0------------|--------0-----------0--------------------|D-0---------0-------------------|-0----------0----------------------------|A-------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|E-------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
play riff #2 for the verses which leads into this partE-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-----------------------0-----------------------------------------------------|G-7----------7----------0------------0---------2-------------2----------------|D------7----------7----------0------------0---------2------------2------------|A-7--------7------------0---------0------------2----------2-------------------|E-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
go back into riff #2 for another verse
bridge part - not exactly sure how this part goesE------------------------------------------0------------0--------------------------|B---------3---------------------3h5------------5-----------5-----------------------|G---------------0------------------------------------------------------------------|D-----4------------4-------4---------4------------4-----------4--------------------|A--5---------5---------5-------5-----------5------------5--------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E--5p0--------5p0----------5p0-------------------------|B--------3------------3--------------3-----------------|G------------------------------------------------------|D-----------4-------------4--------------4-------------|A--5------------5--------------5-----------------------|E------------------------------------------------------|
go back into the main riff and play a verse once more for the end.. sorry if this is confusing, definitely listen to the song for the structure
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