Neil Young - Old King tab

mike pettersson [robin_hood88@hotmail.com]
 
Song:   old king
Artist: by Niel Young.  He play'd it on "Harvest moon".Enjoy!!!

It all starts with a banjo(?)intro.Any way-I tab it for guitar.
tune:DADGBD(low to high). that's drop D' tuning, folk's!
I don't claim this to be a 100% right tab, but it's not wrong!
But as always-corrections welcome! This tab was made by "the great 
beyond".


 f=full note           A=10
 h=halv note           B=11 
 q=quarter note        C=12   
 e=eight note          s=slide
 b=break

oh!-the Chords!

    D5      G       C      F5

D---0-------0-------x------x-----------------------B---3-------0-------1------x-----------------------G---2-------0-------0------x-----------------------D---0-------0-------2------3-----------------------A---0-------5-------3------3-----------------------D---0-------5-------x------3-----------------------
into: D5 q e e h e e e e+ h
D---|------------------C----------|-----------C---------------------|-B---|-b------6----8---------------|-6--8--6-------------------------|-G-4-|------------------B----------|-----------B---------------------|-D-_-|--------7----9---------------|-7--9--7-------------------------|-A-4-|-(5)-------------------------|---------------------------------|-D---|-----------------------------|---------------------------------|-
| bass
| f h q q G---|-----------------------------|---------------------------------|-D---|--b--------------------------|-b-------------------------------|-A---|-----------------------------|---------------------------------|-D---|-----------------------------|--------------------3-----0------|- q e e e e+q e e e e+h
D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-B--|-b-----8---A--6---B-----------|-8---A---6---B-------------------|-G--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|-------9---A--7---C-----------|-9---A---8---C-------------------|-A--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-
| | h h q q h
G--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-A--|---------------5--------------|---------------5-----------------|-D--|-0----------------------------|-3--s---0------------------------|-
q e e h e e e e+ h
D---|------------------C----------|-----------C---------------------|-B---|-b------6----8---------------|-6--8--6-------------------------|-G-4-|------------------B----------|-----------B---------------------|-D-_-|--------7----9---------------|-7--9--7-------------------------|-A-4-|-(5)-------------------------|---------------------------------|-D---|-----------------------------|---------------------------------|-
|
| h h q q h G---|-----------------------------|---------------------------------|-D---|----------------0------------|---------------------------------|-A---|-----------------------------|--------------------5------------|-D---|-0---------------------------|-3------0------------------------|-
q e e e e+q e e e e+h
D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-B--|-b-----8---A--6---B-----------|-8---A---6---B-------------------|-G--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|-------9---A--7---C-----------|-9---A---8---C-------------------|-A--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-
| | h h e (e) q h
G--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-D--|------------------------------|---------------------------------|-A--|---------------5--------------|----------------5----------------|-D--|-0----------------------------|-3--(3)-0------------------------|-
SORRY! The strumming is totally up to your self! but im sort'a kind. Bass notes are included(small letters)! chorus: G g g d g King went arunnin' after a deer was'nt scared f d d D5 d d to jumpin' of the truck in high gear. G g g g King went asniffin' and he would go. d g g g D5 C G5 F5 d Was the best old hound I ever did know- ow- ow. vers1: D5 f d I had a dog and his name was king. d d C g g I told the dog about ev'ry thing. D5 d d c d There in my truck, the dog and I. d d C G5 F5 Then one day the King up and died.
Midplay: D5 q q e q e e e q e e+q D-|----------------------------|------------------------|-B-|----------------------------|------------------------|-G-|---------0----0--2-----2----|-4--2--0----0---2-------|-D-|--b------0----0-------------|-0-----0----0-----------|-A-|----------------------------|------------------------|-D-|--0-------------------------|------------------------|-
|
| h h h q q G-|---------------------------|-------------------------|-D-|--------------0------------|-------------0------0----|-A-|---------------------------|-------------------------|-D-|-0-------------------------|-0-----------------------|-
D5 C q q e q e e e q h D-|----------------------------|------------------------|-B-|----------------------------|------------------------|-G-|---------0----0--2-----2----|-4--2--0----0-----------|-D-|--b------0----0-------------|-0-----0----2-----------|-A-|----------------------------|------------3-----------|-D-|--0-------------------------|------------------------|-
|
| h h q q q q G-|---------------------------|-------------5-----------|-D-|--------------0------------|-------0-----------------|-A-|---------------------------|--------------------3----|-D-|-0-------------------------|-0-----------------------|-
D5 q q e q e e e q e e+q D-|----------------------------|------------------------|-B-|----------------------------|------------------------|-G-|---------0----0--2-----2----|-4--2--0----0---2-------|-D-|--b------0----0-------------|-0-----0----0-----------|-A-|----------------------------|------------------------|-D-|--0-------------------------|------------------------|-
|
| h h h q q G-|---------------------------|-------------------------|-D-|--------------0------------|-------------0------0----|-A-|---------------------------|-------------------------|-D-|-0-------------------------|-0-----------------------|-
D5 C D5 q e e e e e e q q h D-|----------------------------|------------------------|-B-|----------------------------|-----------3------------|-G-|---------0--2---4--2--0-----|-0----0----2------------|-D-|--b------0------0-----0--3--|-2----2----0------------|-A-|----------------------------|-3----3-----------------|-D-|--0-------------------------|------------------------|-
|
| h h q q q q G-|---------------------------|-------------------------|-D-|--------------0------------|--------------------0----|-
A-|---------------------------|-3-----------------------|-D-|-0-------------------------|-------5-----0-----------|-
vers: D5 d d f g 2 Then I thought about the time we had; 3 That old king was a friend of mine, 4 I had a dog and his name was king, d d d C g g once when I kicked him when he was bad. never knew a dog that was half as fine I told the dog ablout every thing D5 d d d Old King sure meant a lot to me I may find one,but i never do know Old king sure meant a lot to me d d C G5 F5 but that hound dog is his-to - ry (play intro+chorus) 'cause I still got a long way to go (play intro) ut that hound dog is his -to -ry (play intro+chorus) (play midplay*2 and improvise) end on D5 That's it pal. Oh!- the bass tab well- play half note's and additional fourthnotes. But most of all- get the rythm right!-this is country.
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