Seasick Steve – Treasures chords

A very minor-key sad blues ballad!! From the 2011 album You Can´t Teach An Old Dog New Tricks.

Although it opens on Dm, it closes on the chord of Dm/C, so it just hangs there 
unresolved, adding to the melancholy.


on the Dm / Dm C sections. Roll on and off the open top E string to F on the first fret. 
Like so....

E ---1--p0-h1----1--p0-h1--|B ---3---3-------3---3-----|G ---2---2-------2---2-----|D -0-----------------------|A --------------3----------|E -------------------------|
Refrain ======= Little chromatic run on the E string, A to Ab to G, then G to G# to the Am chord (all marked down below) OK here we go! Intro ===== Dm Dm/C x4 Verse 1 =======
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CWhen I walk down your street
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CThrough your barred windows you look at me
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CAnd you wonder have I come to ask
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CFor one of your precious things that do not last
Refrain 1 =========
/F /F# GAll your treasures
/G# Am /CAll your treasures
Dm Dm/C x 2 Verse 2 =======
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CYou think you know me but you don't know
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CThat there's more to this picture than that shows
Dm Dm/C Dm CAnd you fear that I come to steal
Dm Dm/C Dm CYour sec-urity that ain't real
Refrain 2 =========
/F /F# GAll your treasures
/G# Am /CAll your treasures
Break ===== Dm Dm/C x 6 G /G# Am /C Dm Dm/C x 2 Verse 3 =======
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CI will leave now you won't cry
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CWith relief now you'll just sigh
Dm Dm/C Dm Dm/CYou'll re-member come one day
Dm Dm/CAnd you'll walk out your door
Dm Dm/CCos you can't stay
Refrain 3 =========
/F /F# GWhile all your treasures
/G# Am /CAll your treasures slip away
Refrain 4 =========
/F /F# GAll your treasures
/G# Am /CAll your treasures
----------------------------------------- I hope I've done it justice! Kevin O'Brien Watford England June 2011
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