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#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

Date: Sun, 23 Nov 1997 23:40:37 GMT
From: Malc Brookes 
Subject: Re: TAB: Music Is The Food Of Thought by the Groundhogs (fwd)


Music Is The Food Of Thought by Tony T.S. McPhee
From the album The Groundhogs: Who Will Save The World?

Tuning:
Standard, EADGBE.


Intro.

E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|-------------------|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


Main theme (play twice).

E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|-------------------|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0-0--|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


     -3-   -3-   -3-   -3-
    | | | | | | | | | | | |
E|---------------------------|-----------|
B|----7-----3-----5-----1----|-----------|
G|---------------------------|--2-2-0-1--|
D|--9-----4-----7-----3------|--2-2-0-1--|
A|--0---0-0---0-0---0-0---0--|--0---0----|
E|---------------------------|-----------|
    1     2     3     4         1 . 2 .

   _____________________________________
  | 1st time through                    |
E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|--2----------------|-------------------|
D|--2----------------|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .

   ______________________________________
  | 2nd time through    leading into fill
E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|--2----------------|-------------------|
D|--2----------------|------------0-2-3--|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0-2-3--------|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


Fill.
                 -3-                     -3-
                | | |                   | | |
E|--------------------|-----------------------|
B|------3-----3-------|------3-----3----------|
G|------2-----2-------|------0-----0----------|
D|--4-------4---4p2p0-|--2-------2--(2)h4p2p0-|
A|--------------------|-----------------------|
E|--------------------|-----------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .      1 . 2 . 3 . 4    .


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|------9-----9------|--9----------------|
D|------7-----7------|--7---------0-2-3--|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0-2-3--------|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


                 -3-                     -3-
                | | |                   | | |
E|--------------------|-----------------------|
B|------3-----3-------|------3-----3----------|
G|------2-----2-------|------0-----0----------|
D|--4-------4---4p2p0-|--2-------2--(2)h4p2p0-|
A|--------------------|-----------------------|
E|--------------------|-----------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .      1 . 2 . 3 . 4    .


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|------9-----9------|--9----------------|
D|------7-----7------|--7-------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


Verse.

E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
       The world can't give


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|-------------------|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0-0--|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
      All its life and live


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|----7-----3-----5--|------1------------|
G|-------------------|----------2-2-0-1--|
D|--9-----4-----7----|----3-----2-2-0-1--|
A|--0-0---0-0---0-0--|----0-0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
We must give back or lose it.


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|--2----------------|-------------------|
D|--2----------------|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .

E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
          It can't take floods


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--9----------------|--3----------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|
D|----------------5--|-------------------|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0-0--|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
          Of plastic mud


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|----7-----3-----5--|------1------------|
G|-------------------|----------2-2-0-1--|
D|--9-----4-----7----|----3-----2-2-0-1--|
A|--0-0---0-0---0-0--|----0-0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .
The choice is there so choose it.


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|
G|--2----------------|-------------------|
D|--2----------------|------------0-2-3--|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0-2-3--------|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


Fill


It seems unfair when the power is there
Its possessors just misuse it
To save the race we need to trace
The source of power and fuse it


Fill


To communicate if it's not too late
With those that won't abuse it
Enlightened minds all seem to find
The vehicle is music


Fill


Bridge.
                           -3-
                          | | |
E|-----------------|-------------------|
B|-----------------|----4-4h5p4--------|
G|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2---2/-|
D|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2---2/-|
A|--5-----3-----2--|----2-2-----0---0--|
E|-----------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2  .  3 . 4


                           -3-
                          | | |
E|-----------------|-------------------|
B|-----------------|----4-4h5p4--------|
G|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2---2/-|
D|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2---2/-|
A|--5-----3-----2--|----2-2-----0---0--|
E|-----------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2  .  3 . 4


                           -3-
                          | | |
E|-----------------|---------------------|
B|-----------------|----4-4h5p4-2-2-0-1--|
G|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2-2-0-1--|
D|--7-----5-----4--|----4-4-----2-2-0-1--|
A|--5-----3-----2--|----2-2-----0---0----|
E|-----------------|---------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2  .  3 . 4 .


E|-------------------|-------------------|
B|--2----------------|-------------------|
G|--2----------------|-------------------|
D|--2----------------|----------------11-|
A|--0---0---0---0----|--0---0---0---0----|
E|-------------------|-------------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


The world can't give all its life and live
We must give back or lose it


Fill (play twice)


Ending.

(play twice)
E|--8-7------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|--8-7------------|
G|--0--------------|-----------------|
D|-----------------|--0--------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


E|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|
G|--7-6------------|-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|
A|--0--------------|--0--------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .


(play three times)
E|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|
G|--5-4------------|--4-2------------|
D|--5--------------|--4--------------|
A|--3--------------|--2--------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .

   _________________________________
  | 1 & 2                           |
E|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|
G|--2--------------|-----------------|
D|--4-2------------|-----------------|
A|--0--------------|--0--------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .

   _________________________________
  | 3                               |
E|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|--2--------------|
G|--2--------------|-----------------|
D|--4-2------------|-----------------|
A|--0--------------|--0--------------|
E|-----------------|-----------------|
    1 . 2 . 3 . 4     1 . 2 . 3 . 4 .

            
            
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