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Short Haired Woman Blues chords

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NOTE: Dave capos the 1st fret (Fm = Em, etc.), while Gil capos the 8th (Fm = Am, etc.)  

[Main riff]
   Fm              G#              Bb              Bbm     C5
E|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------3---1-----------1-3-1--------------|
e|-1-----------1-3-4---------------------------------------4---3--|

[Intro]
G#                  D#4            F#              C#                     
Bb7                 -
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5 
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5 

[Verse]
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5     
   Met her  on   a  harvest moon,      once upon a time in the mid-
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5     
west
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5  
  She told me as we stole away,       that she was freer than  all the
Fm                  G#             Bb              Bbm         C5    
rest                                                     
                                        
[Pre-chorus]
          G#                 D#              F#                     C#
 With her hair  cut  like a  farmboy and her cards so close to her  breast    
          G#                 D#              F#                     C#              Bb 
Just how much harm she could do me...        No, I never would have guessed

[Chorus]
F                       Bb        F                              Bb
  Don't go chasing wild ponies;     they're half crazy and they  run
F                                   D#                      Bb            Bbsus2 Bb
Don't go lovin' short haired women, they're gonna leave you cryin'
                      D#     F
after thinking it was all in fun

[Verse]
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5     
    We came upon a boomer shack;    she broke the windows      just
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5     
because
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5  
   Later along the railroad track,  she laid me down-- that's  how she
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5    
was                                                      

[Pre-chorus]
          G#                  D#                     F#                      C#
 With the first rush of the freight train, there was rain on the high summer corn 
          G#                  D#                     F#                      C#              Bb 
"Oh, it's just a game," she told me;       I said,  "No,       I  am       reborn"

[Chorus]
F                       Bb        F                              Bb
  Don't go chasing wild ponies;     they're half crazy when they run
F                                   D#                      Bb            Bbsus2 Bb
Don't go lovin' short haired women, they're gonna leave you cryin'
                      D#     F
after thinking it was all in fun

[Interlude]
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5
                                  hmm-            mmm,         all  in
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5
fun
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5

Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5

(Dave plays the following solo over the interlude chords above. 
Tab is relative to a capo on the 1st fret)

E|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------2---0------------------------------|
e|-0-----------0-2-3-------------------------------3-------2------|

E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------0-2-2/4-2-0---0-2-2/4-2-0-----------|
D|---------------0-2-------2/4-------------4-------------4-2p0-2p0-|
A|/2-----------2---------------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

E|-----------------------------------7----7--7----------|
B|---0-7--8-8--10-10--8-7-10-8--8-10--(10)-----10-8-7-8-|
G|-0----------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------|

E|-----------7--------------7----7----------------------|
B|-7-7-8-10----10-7-8--8-10---10---10-7-----------------|
G|--------------------------------------9-7-------------|
D|------------------------------------------9-7\4-0-----|
A|--------------------------------------------------2---|
e|----------------------------------------------------0-|

[Verse]
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5     
   As for her whereabouts,           I hear she's living  in   Baton 
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5     
Rouge
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5  
  Giving all those Creole men                 the short-haired woman
Fm                 G#             Bb              Bbm          C5    
blues,          ooooooh       ooooooooh                            

[Outro]
G#                  D#                     F#                      C#
                                                                      the short-haired woman
G#                  D#                     F#                      C#                         Bb
blues
F                       Bb        F                              Bb

F                                   D#                      Bb            Bbsus2 Bb
Don't go lovin' short haired women, they're gonna leave you cryin'
                      D#     F 
after thinking it was all in fun


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| /    Slide up
| p    Pull-off
| (n)  Ghost note
| \    Slide down

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gmericle 101 Nov 19, 2016 08:25 PM

It would be more helpful to post the chords relative to each capo position.

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gmericle 101 Nov 26, 2016 11:24 AM

From watching video, Gil is playing this for the verses:

Am: x02210
Am7/G: 302010
D7/F#: 200210
D7/F: 1x0210
Em: 022000

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