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A few corrections:
“As everybody around HERE knows
Except a PRAYER…
Lower 9, CENTRAL CITY, UPTOWN
Last line of first verse should be “sky tear open and pain rain down”
Great song, from a great series!
I’m doing it by ear too, but I’m familiar with the southern speech. To my ear, he says at #4, “we (or we’ll) just carry on diggin’ our graves, in solid marble above the ground.”
At the next to last:
‘This city will never die
Just as long as her heart beats strong
Like a second line steppin’ high
Raisin’ hell as we roll along”
And it’s “Lower 9th” (as in ward) not Lower 9, I think.
See if that works. Thanks.
I can’t find the guitar chords for this anywhere. Anybody know ’em?
its a simple 3 chorder (D G A) – the trick is he does it in an open D tuning. Try it.