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The First Song Tab

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Band of Horses - The First Song
Everything All The Time (2006)

Tab by John Terenzio
http://terenz.io/

Standard Tuning
Capo 2nd Fret (numbers and chords are relative to capo)

The main part of the song is these two chords,
strummed slow and heavy with overdrive:

     E/A          E

E-----x-----------0------------------------------|
B-----0-----------0------------------------------|
G-----4-----------4------------------------------|
D-----6-----------6------------------------------|
A-----7-----------7------------------------------|
E-----5-----------0------------------------------|

and the lead riff that plays over the E goes like (relative to capo):

E------7-------------7--------------7------------------------------------|
B---7----9--7-----7-----9----7--h9-----9---7--h9---------10--9--7--------|
G--------------8----------------------------------8--h9------------9-----|
D------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------------------|

and the chorus is these two chords (fast down-strokes):

      E           B

E-----4-----------11------------------------------|
B-----5-----------12------------------------------|
G-----4-----------11------------------------------|
D-----x-----------x-------------------------------|
A-----x-----------x-------------------------------|
E-----x-----------x-------------------------------|
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