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Fingers To The Bone ukulele

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Brown Bird - Fingers to the Bone

INTRO:
(banjo, arranged for guitar)
 Am      C        Emadd2  C6
|--------3-------|2-----------0---|
|----0-----0-----|--0-----3-------|
|------0-------0-|------0---------|
|----2-------0---|----2-------0---|x3
|----------------|----------------|
|0-------3-------|0-------3-------|

 Am      C6       Emadd4  Cmaj7
|------------0---|----------------|
|----0---3-------|0---------------|
|------0---0-----|----2---0-------|
|----2-------0---|----2-------4---|
|----------------|------------2---|
|0-------3-------|0-------3-------|

VERSE:
                Am
I’ve worked my fingers to the bone
not a pretty little penny have I got to show
I ain’t looking for much
                                              E        walkdown 
just a little bit of rest by the side of the road
           Am
I lift my voice to the forces above
              D
the Lords of labor and the Goddess of love
                Am         E
ain’t I been a good, hard working
                      INTRO
faithful servant and son

INSTRUMENTAL:
Am F#7add4 C6 Am walkdown x2

CHORUS:
         Am        F#7add4
then the sky turns black
        C6                       Am walkdown
and it cracks with a thundering voice
                 Am                             F#7add4
work is what you are when you’re breathing in and out
                C6                  Am walkdown
til your final breath falls to the floor

BRIDGE:
Am                  D
so swing down that sledgehammer through the wood
                            Am
a little test of mind over flesh oughtta do you good
get up off the ground
             D
you can lay down when the day is done
            E          walkdown
and on the seventh day
                            INTRO
you can lay in the morning sun

VERSE:
                  Am
I want to make my home on a mountain high
just me and my lover and the big old sky
I ain’t asking for much
                                                 E      walkdown
just a little bit of rest before the day that I die

           Am
I lift my voice to the forces above
              D
the Lords of labor and the Goddess of love
                Am         E
ain’t I been a good, hard working
                      INTRO
faithful servant and son

INSTRUMENTAL:
Am F#7add4 C6 Am walkdown x2

CHORUS:
         Am        F#7add4
then the sky turns black
        C6                       Am walkdown
and it cracks with a thundering voice
                 Am                             F#7add4
work is what you are when you’re breathing in and out
                C6                  Am walkdown
til your final breath falls to the floor

BRIDGE:
Am                  D
so swing down that sledgehammer through the wood
                            Am
a little test of mind over flesh oughtta do you good
get up off the ground
             D
you can lay down when the day is done
            E          walkdown
and on the seventh day
                           Am
you can lay in the morning sun


note: at the end they sing the bridge on top of the chorus once.  listen to the song if you want to figure out how that goes.

F#7add4: 242300

            
            
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steffi.collins. 10 Jul 30, 2014 11:17 AM

|----------------|4-------0---2---|
|----0-----0-----|--0-------------|
|------0-0-----0-|------0-0-------|x3
|2---2-------0---|2---2-------0---|
|--------0-------|----------------|

|--------0---2---|----------------|
|----0-----------|0---------------|
|------0---0-----|----2---0-------|
|2---2-------0---|2---2-------4---|
|--------0-------|--------0-------|

Here is the main riff for banjo. Thanks for the tab!

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