Redbone - Witch Queen Of New Oleans chords


Artist: Redbone
Song: Witch queen of New orleans
Tabbed by: DJ
7th Nov 2012

Tuning:Standard
CAPO: 3rd fret (sounds in key of Gm)

A simple version for acoustic guitar

This song about Marie Laveau paints her in an evil light,
but the famous Voodoo priestess was reported to be beautiful, benign,
and charitable. Although after her death, her daughter,
with the same name, cultivated more of a sinister persona.  

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Em7 | / / / / | / / / / | / / / / | / / / / |
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau)
Am7 B7 Em7She's the Witch Queen...(Ahhh!)...of New Or - leans,
Em7Of New Or - leans!
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------| B|----------0------------------|-------------------------| G|---0--h2-----0--2-----0------|-------------------------| D|-------------------2-----0---|------0------------------| A|-----------------------------|---2-----0--2-----0------| E|-----------------------------|---------------3-----0---|
Em7 I'm gonna tell you a story, strange as it now seems,
Em7 A7 Em7Of Zombie voodoo gris - gris, and the Witch Queen of New Or - leans,
Em7She lived in a world of magic, possessed by the Devil's skew,
Em7From a shack, near the swampland, made of mud - pile brick,
Em7 A7 Em7Ma - rie stirred her witch's brew!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau)
Am7 B7 Em7She's the Witch Queen...(Ahhh!)...of New Or - leans,
Em7Of New Or - leans!
e|-----------------------------------|-------------------------| B|-----------------------------------|-------------------------| G|-----------------------------------|-------------------------| D|---------------------------2-p0----|-----0-------------------| A|-5p-2-5p-2-5p-2-5p-2-5p-2-------5--|--2-----0--2-----0-------| E|-----------------------------------|--------------3-----0----|
Em7 Dime or a nickel, anyone could buy...voodoo of any kind,
Em7 A7 Em7She had potions & lotions, herbs & tanna leaves, guaranteed to blow your mind,
Em7 Early one morning, into murky swamp dew, vanished Marie with hate in her eye,
Em7 A7 Em7Though she'll never return, all the Cajuns knew, a Witch Queen never dies!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau)
Am7 B7 Em7She's the Witch Queen...(Ahhh!)...of New Or - leans,
Em7Of New Or - leans!
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------| B|----------0------------------|-------------------------| G|---0--h2-----0--2-----0------|-------------------------| D|-------------------2-----0---|------0------------------| A|-----------------------------|---2-----0--2-----0------| E|-----------------------------|---------------3-----0---|
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 Asus2 Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau) She'll put a spell on you!
Em7 (Marie, Marie La- 'Voodoo' -veau)
Am7 B7 Em7She's the Witch Queen...(Ahhh!)...of New Or - leans,
************************************************************************** Chords relative to capo Em7 = 022030 Asus2 = x02200 Am7 = x02010 B7 = x24242 | h hammer-on | p pull-off ==========================================================================
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