Widespread Panic - Conrad tab

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Mike's little solo riff:|------------------------------------------||------h-----------------------------------||-9-9-9^7---7--h--------------------improv.||---------9---9^7----7---h-------------etc.||-----------------10---10^7----7-7---------||---------------------------10-------------|
E D A Conrad the Caterpillar thought he was really killer, E D A Couldn't wait to build a cocoon (original lyrics) or E D A Couldn't wait to buy blue suede shoes (recent lyrics) E D A Spent all his days eatin' leaves in the shade E D A And stayed when the night set, too. E D A Conrad the Caterpillar knew life would be a thriller E D A Soon as the threads was spun B Wouldn't stop to play in the Caterpillar Games D A Till his own webbing game was done. E D A E D A He said, "No, no, I got no time to play, E Got a thousand little legs D A E D A That don't get me too far in a day, E D A E D A I'm leaving, looks like I can't stay." B B D A (Main Riff and short Mikey solo) Verse 2: That little pillar he found him a willow Spun in with a craftsmans weave Wound so tightly to protect him from the light And all shapes of water that drop from the leaves Conrad the Caterpillar knew he would be a chiller And he wound it tighter some more Wound it so wide and the ends of his legs got sore. He said, "No, now I can't feel my feet Just when I thought It was time to take a stroll on down the street I'm leaving, looks like I can't leave What do you know? What's all this moving around with inside me?
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D C G|-----------3--||--7--7--5--3--||.-7--7--5--4-.||.-7--7--5--5-.||--5--4--3--5--||-----------3--|
4th time through, play this instead of the above two staves: Bb|------------------------------------------------||-3-3-3----3----3----3----3----3----3----3----3--||-3-3-3---3----3----3----3----3----3----3----3---||-3-3-3--3----3----3----3----3----3----3----3----||-1-1-1-1----1----1----1----1----1----1----1-----||------------------------------------------------|
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(Repeat Bridge 1)
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Verse 3: What kind of 'piller could touch the world of a miller Chopping trees to build a new store Nobody sees a lonely bump on the tree Except a lump who's crying for more Conrad the Caterpillar knew life would be a chiller As he wound it tighter some more Anybody stands in the caterpillar's place Is moving in a standing run
Bridge 3:|---------------||---------------||--4----3----1--| slide a root position|--5----4----2--| E chord down the neck|--5----4----2--||--0----0----0--| G F# E
G F# E He said, "No brother, I just need some room to fly, G F# E I spent all of my days just trying to keep dry G F# E Oh I'd take a waterfall or a drop from my eye G I can't see nothin' from here anyway, F# E I might as well make room and try Jam on the Bridge 3 groove for about 16 measures. Step down (not sure of the actual steps) to an E. (Main Riff and longer Mikey solo with a faster rhythm) Finale: E D A E D A Oh no, I just need a little room to play E Got a thousand little wings and I'm gonna D A E D A Use them all today E D A E D A I'm leaving, it looks like I gotta stay. B B D A
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