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                 BORN IN CHICAGO – The Butterfield Blues Band
                               (Nick Gravenites)
                    The Paul Butterfield Blues Band [1965]
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Tabbed by: varannion
Email:     dm_hughes1@hotmail.com


Tuning: standard


  Pick up                   Intro

                               co   co                co   co
                              A7
e|-------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|-------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|-------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|-------------------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|---------------/7--------|------------/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|-------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
                                                    D7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------------|----------------------|
A|--------------/7--------|----------------3--4--|--5----5--------3--4--|
E|------------------------|------------/5--------|------------/5--------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
                             A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------------|
A|----5----5----/7--------|------------/7--------|----------------5--6--|
E|------------------------|----------------------|------------/7--------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
      E7                     D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------------|----------------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|----7----7--------3--4--|--5----5----/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|--------------/5--------|----------------------|----------------------|

                           Verse 1

       co   co                co   co                co   co

e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|--------------/7--------|------------/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


       co   co co  ~~~~            co co             co   co
                                                    D7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|-------7b9--7--5--------|-----7b9--7--5--------|----------------------|
D|----7-------------7--5--|----------------7--5--|--4----4--------------|
A|------------------------|----------------------|----------------3--4--|
E|------------------------|----------------------|------------/5--------|


       co   co                    slow    co          slow
                             A7
e|------------------------|--------------5-------|----------------5--------|
B|------------------------|------8--b10----------|-------------------------|
G|------------------------|-------------------7--|--(7)--b9-7p5-----5------|
D|------------------------|----------------------|--------------7-----7-5--|
A|----5----5--------------|----------------------|-------------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|-------------------------|


       co   co                co   co     co   co     ~~~~       co   co
      E7                      D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------------|--------------5----5--|--5h7----------5---5--|
A|----7----7--------3--4--|--5----5--------------|----------------------|
E|--------------/5--------|----------------------|----------------------|

                           Verse 2

        ~~~~                  co   co

e|------------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|
D|----5h7-----------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|--------------/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|


       co   co

e|------------------------|---------------------|
B|------------------------|---------------------|
G|------------------------|----7b9--7p5----5-5--|
D|----7----7--------------|-------------7-------|
A|------------------------|---------------------|
E|------------------------|---------------------|


                         ~~~~        co   co
                                    D7
e|----------5----------------8\--|----------------------|----------------------|
B|--------5---8p5-8/10-(10)------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|----8b9------------------------|--5----5--------------|----------------------|
D|-------------------------------|--4----4--------------|----------------------|
A|-------------------------------|----------------3--4--|--5----5--------------|
E|-------------------------------|------------/5--------|----------------------|


         slow               slow
      A7                                      E7
e|----------------------|------------------|----------------------|
B|----------------------|------------------|----------------------|
G|------7--b9--7-5-7-5--|--7--b9--7-5------|----------------------|
D|----------------------|-------------7-5--|----------------------|
A|----------------------|------------------|--7----7--------3--4--|
E|----------------------|------------------|------------/5--------|


       co   co       co co     ~~~~         co co     ~~~~
      D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------5--5--|--5h7-----------5--5--|--5h7-----------5--6--|
A|----5----5--------------|----------------------|------------/7--------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|

  Harmonica solo

       co   co                co   co                co   co

e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----7----7--------------|--7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|------------------5--6--|------------/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|--------------/7--------|----------------------|----------------------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
                             D7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----7----7--------------|----------------------|----------------5--5--|
A|------------------3--4--|--5----5--------3--4--|--5----5----/7--------|
E|--------------/5--------|------------/5--------|----------------------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
      A7                                            E7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------------|----------------------|
A|--------------/7--------|----------------5--6--|--7----7--------3--4--|
E|------------------------|------------/7--------|------------/5--------|


       co   co                co   co                co   co
      D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------5--6--|
A|----5----5----/7--------|------------/7--------|------------/7--------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|

  Verse 3

       co   co                co   co                  slow

e|------------------------|----------------------|------------------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|------------------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----19--b21--19p17-----17-----|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------------|-------------------19-----19--|
A|--------------/7--------|----------------------|------------------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|------------------------------|


                 co             co   co                co   co
                               D7
e|--------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|--------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------19b21--19--17-------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|--------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
A|---------------------19\--|--5----5--------3--4--|--5----5--------------|
E|--------------------------|------------/5--------|----------------------|



      A7
e|----15----15----15----15----15-----|--15----15----15----15----15---\----|
B|----15h17-15h17-15h17-15h17-15h17--|--15h17-15h17-15h17-15h17-15h17\----|
G|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|


       co   co                co   co       co co     ~~~~~        co co
      E7                     D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------------|----------------5--5--|--5h7------(7)--5--5--|
A|----7----7--------3--4--|--5----5--------------|----------------------|
E|---------------5--------|----------------------|----------------------|

                           Guitar solo

        ~~~~~       slow                bss              co

e|------------------------|--------------------|-----------------------|
B|------------------------|--------------------|-----------------------|
G|-----------------7--b9--|--7b9--7-5-7-5------|--7b9--7b9--5-7-5---5--|
D|----5h7-----(7)---------|---------------7-5--|------------------7----|
A|------------------------|--------------------|-----------------------|
E|------------------------|--------------------|-----------------------|




e|----------5----------8----8-10b12--|----10-8-10p8----8----8-10b12-|
B|--------5---8-5-8/10---10----------|--------------10---10---------|
G|----7b9----------------------------|------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|


            co         ~~~~           co
     D7                                               A7
e|---(12)-10-8-------------|---------8-------------|------5-------------|
B|-------------10-10-(10)--|----8-10-----8b10---8--|--(8)---------------|
G|-------------------------|-----------------------|--------7p5-7p5-7p5-|
D|-------------------------|-----------------------|--------------------|
A|-------------------------|-----------------------|--------------------|
E|-------------------------|-----------------------|--------------------|


       bsf
                                        E7
e|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|
B|--------------------17----17----17-|-20b22--20p17-20p17-----------|
G|---7b9r7p5----/18------19----19----|--------------------19\-----5-|
D|-----------7-----------------------|--------------------------7---|
A|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|------------------------------|

                                                rpb
                                             ~~~~~~~
     D7                  A7
e|---------------------|---------------|------------------------------|
B|---------------------|---------------|------------------------------|
G|---7b9-7p5---5-5-7-5-|---5---5---5---|-5-7b9-(9)-(9)r7-7p5----------|
D|-----------7---------|-7---7---7---7-|------------------------5--6--|
A|---------------------|---------------|---------------------7--------|
E|---------------------|---------------|------------------------------|

  Verse 4
                                                                    rpb
       co   co                co   co                           ~~~~~~~

e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|------------7b9--(9)--|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|--7----7--------------|----------------------|
A|---------------7--------|----------------------|----------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|

           rpb  rpb     rpb
     ~~~~ wide vibrato ~~~~         co   co
                                   D7
e|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|----(9)-(9)--(9)-(9)-(9)r7\5--|--5----5--------------|----------------------|
D|------------------------------|--4----4--------------|----------------------|
A|------------------------------|--5----5--------------|----------------------|
E|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


               bss                 bss
      A7                                      E7
e|---------------------|-------------------|----------------------|
B|---------------------|-------------------|----------------------|
G|----7b9--7--5--------|--7b9--7--5--------|----------------------|
D|---------------7--5--|-------------7--5--|----------------------|
A|---------------------|-------------------|--7----7--------3--4--|
E|---------------------|-------------------|------------/5--------|


       co   co       co co     ~~~~~        co co     ~~~~
      D7                     A7
e|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------5--5--|--5h7------(7)--5--5--|--5h7-----------5--6--|
A|----5----5--------------|----------------------|------------/7--------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


       co   co                  co    ~~~           co   bss

e|------------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
B|------------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
G|------------------------|--7b9--7--5--------|--7b9--7--5--------|
D|----7----7--------5--6--|-------------7--5--|-------------7--5--|
A|--------------/7--------|-------------------|-------------------|
E|------------------------|-------------------|-------------------|

                       Outro (harmonica & guitar)

                            ~~~~~~~              ~~~~~~~~~
                         D7
e|--------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|---------------8p5--|--8/10------(10)------|--10------------------|
G|----7b9--7--5-------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|--------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
A|--------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
E|--------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


                                 ~~~~~~                 ~~~~~~
      A7                                            E7
e|------------------------|----------------------|--15b17---------------|
B|----15b17---------------|--15b17---------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
A|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|


           ~~~~~~              ~~~~ wide vibrato ~~~~~~~ slow
      D7                     A7
e|----15b17-----(17)------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
G|------------------------|--7b9-----------------|--(9)------r7---------|
D|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
A|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|




e|----------15-------15-------|-15-------15-------15----|
B|----15b17----15b17----15b17-|----15b17----15b17----15-|
G|----------------------------|-------------------------|
D|----------------------------|-------------------------|
A|----------------------------|-------------------------|
E|----------------------------|-------------------------|

                                             hold
                                             bend  rpb

e|-------15-------15-------15-|-------15-------15------|
B|---b17----15b17----15b17----|-15b17----15b17----(17)-|
G|----------------------------|------------------------|
D|----------------------------|------------------------|
A|----------------------------|------------------------|
E|----------------------------|------------------------|



     D7
e|---------17-------17-------|-17-------17-------17----|
B|---15b17----15b17----15b17-|----15b17----15b17-------|
G|---------------------------|-------------------------|
D|---------------------------|-------------------------|
A|---------------------------|-------------------------|
E|---------------------------|-------------------------|



     A7
e|---------15-------15-------|-15-------15-------15\--|
B|---15b17----15b17----15b17-|----15b17----15b17------|
G|---------------------------|------------------------|
D|---------------------------|------------------------|
A|---------------------------|------------------------|
E|---------------------------|------------------------|


       ~~~~~~~~~~~~~            ~~~~~~~~~~~~~        ~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      E7                    D7                      A7
e|-----------------------|------------------------|----------------------|
B|----5----5--(5)--5--5--|-\3--3----3--(3)--3--3--|----------------------|
G|-----------------------|------------------------|-2------(2)--(2)------|
D|-----------------------|------------------------|----------------------|
A|-----------------------|------------------------|----------------------|
E|-----------------------|------------------------|----------------------|


      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~                        ~~~~                     ~~~~

e|------------------------|------------------------|------------------------|
B|------------------------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|
G|----2------(2)--(2)-----|------------------------|------------------------|
D|------------------------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|
A|------------------------|------------------------|------------------------|
E|------------------------|------------------------|------------------------|


                    ~~~~                     ~~~~                         ~~~~
                                                        D7
e|--------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
B|--------5/7--\5--(5)------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|------10/12--\10--(10)------|
G|--------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
D|--------5/7--\5--(5)------|------5/7--\5--(5)------|------10/12--\10--(10)------|
A|--------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
E|--------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|


                        ~~~~                     ~~~~                   ~~~~
                                   A7
e|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
B|--------10/12--\10--(10)------|------5/7--\5--(5)----|------5/7--\5--(5)----|
G|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|--------10/12--\10--(10)------|------5/7--\5--(5)----|------5/7--\5--(5)----|
A|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
E|------------------------------|----------------------|----------------------|



Pick up

| A7       |

Intro (harmonica solo)

| A7       | A7       | A7       | A7       |

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| E7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |


Verse 1

A7
I was born in Chicago
A7                       A7        A7
In Nineteen Forty-One
D7
I was born in Chicago
D7                       A7        A7
In Nineteen Forty-One
E7
Well, my father told me
D7                               A7        A7
“Son, you had better get a gun”


Verse 2

A7
Well, my first friend went down
A7                   A7           A7
When I was seventeen years old
D7
Well, my first friend went down
D7                   A7           A7
When I was seventeen years old
E7                                D7
Well, there’s one thing I can say about that boy
A7             A7
He got bold


Harmonica solo

| A7       | A7       | A7       | A7       |

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| E7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |


Verse 3

A7
Well, my second friend went down
A7                          A7        A7
When I was twenty-one years of age
D7
Well, my second friend went down
D7                          A7        A7
When I was twenty-one years of age
E7                                D7
Well, there’s one thing I can say about that boy
A7             A7
He got dead


Guitar solo

| A7       | A7       | A7       | A7       |

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| E7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |


Verse 4

A7
Well, my rules are all right
A7                         A7               A7
If there’s someone left to play the game
D7
Well, my rules are all right
D7                         A7               A7
If there’s someone left to play the game
E7
All my friends are goin’
D7                    A7               A7
And things just don’t seem the same
A7                         A7 
Oh, things just don’t seem the same, baby
A7        A7


Outro (harmonica & guitar)

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| E7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| A7       | A7       | A7       | A7       |

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| E7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |

| A7       | A7       | A7       | A7       |

| D7       | D7       | A7       | A7       |




/    slide up
\    slide down
h    hammer-on
p    pull-off
mu   mute
b    bend
pb   pre-bend
rpb  repeat pre-bend
co   cut off
pr   partial release
bss  bend slightly sharp
bsf  bend slightly flat
~~   vibrato


======================================================================  18 April 2010
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