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Send Somebody

Gathering Mercury

Colin Hay

Tabbed by doctor gwaihir


Tuning: DADGAd


This is a tab of the acoustic version that Colin Hay plays solo live.


Have fun!




d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

  Hello to who I'm talking to       No more automation             I'm



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

 hoping you can walk me through And solve my situation      It's after



d|----0-----0-----|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|------0-----0---|----0-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|--0---0---0---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9-9-------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|2-------4-------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

midnight and I've been on hold so long                       



d|----0-----0-----|----------0-----|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|------0-----0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|----2---------0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9---------------|--2-------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|0-------0-------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

You broke through the silence now I'm not alone



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

  You're asking me to help you see  Words begin to flow       This was



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

  not my plan or   my intention     How was I to know        For such a 



d|----0-----0-----|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|----0-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|--0---0---0---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9---------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|2-------4-------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

 short time   I feel I've known you for so long                    But



d|----0-----0-----|----------0-----|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|------0-----0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|----2---2-----0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9---------------|--2-------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|0---------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

 I don't think I can make it all on my own                         So



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|----6---7---7---|7-7---6---6-6-6-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|

 send somebody'Cause I'm stranded and there's no place left where I can run



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|----------------|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|5---5-5-0---0-0-|0-0-0-0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|0---0-0-2---2-2-|2-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|0---0-0-0---0-0-|0-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|2-2-2-0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|5---5-5-4---4-4-|----------------|

 Send somebody'Cause I'm hanging by a thread now the whole damn thing's undone



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

                                                                   You



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

  have to know You can't let go Now I've made this connection      It's



d|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|5---------------|----------------|5---------------|----------------|
D|--------5-------|7-------7-------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

 either love that runs the show  Or random speculation      In my desper-



d|----0-----0-----|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|----0-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|--0---0---0---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9---------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|2-------4-------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|
 
 -ation      I'm a danger to myself                        I need your di-



d|----0-----0-----|----------0-----|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|------0-----0---|----7-------7---|----7---0---0-0-|
G|--------------0-|----2---------0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7-6---6-6-|
D|9---------------|--2-------------|----------------|--------0---0-0-|
A|9---------------|0-------0-------|5---------------|--------0---0-0-|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7---7-7/|

-rection        Yeah I need someone else



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|----6---7---7---|7-7---6---6-6-6-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm stranded and there's no place left where I can run



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|----------------|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|5---5-5-0---0-0-|0-0-0-0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|0---0-0-2---2-2-|2-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|0---0-0-0---0-0-|0-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|2-2-2-0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|5---5-5-4---4-4-|----------------|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm hanging by a thread now the whole damn thing's undone



d|----------------|----0-----0-----|----------------|--0-0---0-0-----|
A|----5-4-0-0---0-|0-----0---------|----5-4-0-0---0-|--0-0---0-0-----|
G|0---0-0-4-0---0-|2-----0-----2---|0---0-0-4-0---0-|2-2-2-0-0-0-2---|
D|0---0-0-0-0---0-|2-----4-----2-0-|0---0-0-0-0---0-|2-2-2-4-4-4-2-0-|
A|----------------|0-----0-----0---|----------------|0-----0-----0---|
D|5---5-5-5-5-5---|----------------|5---5-5-5-5-5---|----------------|

                                                                 From my


d|----0-----0-----|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|--0---0-----0---|----0-------0---|----7-------7---|----7-------0---|
G|--------------0-|--0---0---0---0-|--7---7---7---7-|--7---7---6---0-|
D|9---------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
A|9---------------|2-------4-------|5---------------|----------------|
D|9-------9-------|----------------|--------5-------|7-------7-------|

  window    as the leaves begin to fall                            Be-



d|0---0-0---0-0-0-|0---0-0---0-0-0-|----------------|0---------------|
A|0---0-0---0-0-0-|0---0-0---0-0-0-|-------------0--|0---------------|
G|0---0-0---0-0-0-|2---2-2---2-2-2-|---0-----0------|0---------------|
D|9---9-9---9-9-9-|2---2-2---2-2-2-|-----4----------|4---------------|
A|9---9-9---9-9-9-|0---0-0---0-0-0-|-2--------------|2---------------|
D|9---9-9---9-9-9-|----------------|2------2---2----|2---------------|

-fore the cold wind comes Please hear my call



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|----6---7---7---|7-7---6---6-6-6-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm stranded and there's no place left where I can run



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|----------------|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|5---5-5-0---0-0-|0-0-0-0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|0---0-0-2---2-2-|2-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|0---0-0-0---0-0-|0-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|2-2-2-0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|5---5-5-4---4-4-|----------------|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm hanging by a thread now the whole damn thing's undone


d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|----------------|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|----6---7---7---|7-7---6---6-6-6-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|0-0---0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|4---4---5---5---|7-7---7---7-7-7-|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm stranded and there's no place left where I can run



d|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|----------------|
A|0---0---0---0---|----0-0-0-0-0---|5---5-5-0---0-0-|0-0-0-0---0-0-0-|
G|12--12--11--11--|----7-9-7-6-6-0-|0---0-0-2---2-2-|2-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
D|0---0---0---0---|0---0-0-0-0-0-0-|0---0-0-0---0-0-|0-0-0-2---2-2-2-|
A|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|0---0-0-0---0-0-|2-2-2-0---0-0-0-|
D|12--12--12--12--|9---9-9-9-7-7---|5---5-5-4---4-4-|----------------|

 Send somebody 'Cause I'm hanging by a thread now the whole damn thing's undone



d|----------------|------0---0-0-0-|----------------|------0---0-0-0-|
A|----5-4-0-0---0-|0---0-0---0-0-0-|----5-4-0-0---0-|0---0-0---0-0-0-|
G|0---0-0-4-0---0-|2---2-0---0-0-0-|0---0-0-4-0---0-|2---2-0---0-0-0-|
D|0---0-0-0-0---0-|2---2-4---4-4-4-|0---0-0-0-0---0-|2---2-4---4-4-4-|
A|----------------|0---0-0---0-0-0-|----------------|0---0-0---0-0-0-|
D|5---5-5-5-5-5---|----------------|5---5-5-5-5-5---|----------------|

                   Send somebody                     Send someone



d|----------------|----------0-----|0---------0-----|0---------0-----|
A|----5-4-0-0---0-|0---0---------0-|----0---0-----0-|----0---0-----0-|
G|0---0-0-4-0---0-|2-2-----0-------|----------------|----------------|
D|0---0-0-0-0---0-|2-----4-----2---|--0-------------|----------------|
A|----------------|0-----0---------|------4-----2---|--0-------------|
D|5---5-5-5-5-5---|----------------|----------------|------5-----4---|



d|0-----------5+5+|----------------|0---------------|----------------|
A|--------0-------|5+--------------|0---------------|----------------|
G|----------0-----|--5+------------|2---------------|----------------|
D|----------------|----5+----------|0---------------|----------------|
A|----------------|----------------|0---------------|----------------|
D|--2---0---------|--------0-------|0---------------|----------------|

           [natural harmonics]




************************************

| /   slide up
| \   slide down
| h   hammer-on
| p   pull-off
| ~   vibrato
| +   harmonic
| x   Mute note
| b   Bend
| pb  Pre-bend
| br  Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

************************************

            
            
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eltpas 10 May 28, 2015 05:58 AM

Amazing, thank you so much! Gotta love this guy, genius! Saw in twice already, not only a great guitar player but a showman - tons of stories, jokes, the works!

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