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An Island Chords

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Artist: devendra banhart
Song: an island
Album: nino rojo (2004)

Cmaj7  G (x2)

Cmaj7                                                  G
All my fingers ran off and I, I just couldn't follow them
Cmaj7                                                      G
Your eyelash was an island, and your eyes were someone's friend
                     Am            G
Who could there have been oh oh oh woh
                Am               G
Well i heard it was a real sweet thing
 Cmaj7
Now when my smells grew some more smells,
                               G
and I just couldn't smell them all la de da de da de dum
           Cmaj7                                     G
I smell my sister in the winter and my father in the fall
               Am            G
Cross sand and snow oh oh oh woh
        Am             G
A tired moon, oh oh oh who
         Am    G(single strum)
Oh oh oh who...


Chords (d=downstrum, u=upstrum)
    Cmaj7  G      Am      or      Cmaj7   G     Am
e ---0------3------0----------------3------3-----5-----------------|
B ---0------3------1----------------5------3-----5-----------------|
G ---0------0------2----------------4------4-----5-----------------|
D ---2------0------2----------------5------5-----7-----------------|
A ---3------2------0----------------3------5-----7-----------------|
E ----------3------------------------------3-----5-----------------|

Strumming Idea  (d=downstrum, u=upstrum)
    D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u  D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u
e --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
B --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
G --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
D --2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--|
A --3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|
E --------------------------------------------------------|
    D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u  D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u
e --3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|
B --3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|
G --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
D --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
A --2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--|
E --3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3—3--|
    D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u  D  D  D  D  D  D  D u D u
e --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|
B --1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1-1-1--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|
G --2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
D --2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--|
A --0--0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0--2--2--2--2--2--2--2-2-2-2--|
E -----------------------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3-3-3-3--|

Words and music by Devendra Banhart
Transcribed by ear, all my own work (attempted as far as possible
to synchronise lyrics with actual music).
Good Luck
Campbell
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