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-----------------------------Jack_Johnson-Good_People-------------------------
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Ok, I didn't see that many tabs for this song so I though I would try it. 
It may not be 100% but it's an improvement from the other ones I saw. Enjoy.


Tuning: Standard

Key: b = bend
     h = hammer on
     p = pull off
     / = slide up
     \ = slide down
     ~ = ring out

Chords Used:

  B     E    C#m    F#    Cm    F     C#
e|------0-----4-----2-----------1-----1-----|
b|4-----0-----5-----2-----5-----1-----2-----|
g|4-----1-----6-----3-----5-----2-----1-----|
d|4-----2-----6-----4-----5-----3-----3-----|
a|2-----2-----4-----4-----3-----3-----4-----|
E|------0-----------2-----------1-----------|

[Intro]

e|---------------------9-77--------------------------------9-----------------|
b|----5b--5p4-5--------9-77---------------5b--5p4-5--------9-----------------|
g|-------6---6---------9----7-9-7------------6---6---------9--11-11-9h11p9---|
d|--------------------------------9-9-------------------------------------11-|
a|2-2---------------------------------2-2------------------------------------|
E|--------------10-9-9------------------------------10-9-9-------------------|


[verse 1]


  You win It's your show, now, So what's it gonna be
e|-----------0-0-0--0--0----4-4-4--4--4----2-2-2--2--2----|
b|4--4--4----0-0-0--0--0----5-5-5--5--5----2-2-2--2--2----|
g|4--4--4----1-1-1--1-------6-6-6--6-------3-3-3--3-------|
d|4--4-------2-2-2--2-------6-6-6--6-------4-4-4--4-------|
a|2--2-------2-2-2--2-------4-4-4--4-------4-4-4--4-------|
E|-----------0-0-0--0----------------------2-2-2--2-------|
  
  'Cause people Will tune in, How many train wrecks do we need to see?
e|---------------0-0-0--0--0----4-4-4--4--4----2-2-2--2--2----|
b|4-4-4--4--4----0-0-0--0--0----5-5-5--5--5----2-2-2--2--2----|
g|4-4-4--4--4----1-1-1--1-------6-6-6--6-------3-3-3--3-------|
d|4-4-4--4-------2-2-2--2-------6-6-6--6-------4-4-4--4-------|
a|2-2-2--2-------2-2-2--2-------4-4-4--4-------4-4-4--4-------|
E|---------------0-0-0--0----------------------2-2-2--2-------|

  Before we lose touch and, We thought this was low
e|---------------0-0-0--0--0----4-4-4--4--4----2-2-2--2--2----|
b|4-4-4--4--4----0-0-0--0--0----5-5-5--5--5----2-2-2--2--2----|
g|4-4-4--4--4----1-1-1--1-------6-6-6--6-------3-3-3--3-------|
d|4-4-4--4-------2-2-2--2-------6-6-6--6-------4-4-4--4-------|
a|2-2-2--2-------2-2-2--2-------4-4-4--4-------4-4-4--4-------|
E|---------------0-0-0--0----------------------2-2-2--2-------|

  It's bad getting worse so...
e|---------------0-0-0--0--0----4-4-4--4--4----|
b|4-4-4--4--4----0-0-0--0--0----5-5-5--5--5----|
g|4-4-4--4--4----1-1-1--1-------6-6-6--6-------|
d|4-4-4--4-------2-2-2--2-------6-6-6--6-------|
a|2-2-2--2-------2-2-2--2-------4-4-4--4-------|
E|---------------0-0-0--0----------------------|


[Chorus 1]

  Where'd all the good people go?
e|2-2-2--2--2-------------------------0--------------4----|
b|2-2-2--2--2----------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|3-3-3--3-------------4----------------------------------|
d|4-4-4--4------------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|4-4-4--4-------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|2-2-2--2------------------------------------------------|

  I've been changing channels
e|----------2--------|
b|----------2--------|
g|-------------------|
d|---------------1---|
a|6\2-2--2-----------|
E|-------------------|

  I don't see them on the TV shows
e|---------------------0--------------4----|
b|------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|------4----------------------------------|
d|-----------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|-----------------------------------------|
 
  Where'd all the good people go?
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|-------------------------4----------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  We got heaps and heaps of what we sow
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|-------------------------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


[verse 2]

  They got this and that and With a rattle a tat 
  Testing one two, Man what you gonna do?
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|

  Bad news, misused, Got too much to lose
  Gimme some truth Now whose side are we on?
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|
  Whatever you say Turn on the boob tube
  I'm in the mood to obey
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|

  So lead me astray by the way, now
e|-------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|----------4----------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|---------------------------------------------|


[Chorus 2]

  Where'd all the good people go?
e|----------2-------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------2----------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|---------------------4----------------------------------|
d|--------------------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|6\2-2--2-------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

  I've been changing channels
e|----------2--------|
b|----------2--------|
g|-------------------|
d|---------------1---|
a|6\2-2--2-----------|
E|-------------------|

  I don't see them on the TV shows
e|---------------------0--------------4----|
b|------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|------4----------------------------------|
d|-----------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|-----------------------------------------|
 
  Where'd all the good people go?
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|-------------------------4----------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  We got heaps and heaps of what we sow
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|-------------------------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


[solo]


e|---------------------9-------------|
b|----5b--5p4-5--------9--12-10-9b-9-|
g|-------6---6---------9--11-11-9b-9-|
d|-----------------------------------|
a|2-2--------------------------------|
E|--------------10-9-9---------------|

e|---------------------9----------------------|
b|----5b--5p4-5--------9--11-9-11-9-11-9------|
g|-------6---6---------9-----------------9----|
d|-----------------------------------------11-|
a|2-2-----------------------------------------|
E|--------------10-9-9------------------------|


[bridge]


  Sitting round feeling far away
  So far away but I can feel the debris
  Can you feel it?
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0----------------------------------------2\1--|

  You interrupt me from a friendly conversation
  To tell me how great its all gonna be
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0-----------------------------------------2\1--|

  You might notice some hesitation
  'Cause it's important to you, it's not important to me
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0-----------------------------------------2\1--|

  Way down by the edge of your reasons...It's beginning to show...
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2-----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0----------------------------------------|

  and all I really wanna know is...
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
g|--1---1---1---1---|
d|--2---2---2---2---|
a|--2---2---2---2---|
E|--0---0---0---0---|

[chorus 3]

  Where'd all the good people go?
e|----------2-------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------2----------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|---------------------4----------------------------------|
d|--------------------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|6\2-2--2-------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

  I've been changing channels
e|----------2--------|
b|----------2--------|
g|-------------------|
d|---------------1---|
a|6\2-2--2-----------|
E|-------------------|

  I don't see them on the TV shows
e|---------------------0--------------4----|
b|------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|------4----------------------------------|
d|-----------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|-----------------------------------------|
 
  Where'd all the good people go?
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|-------------------------4----------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  We got heaps and heaps of what we sow
e|----------2-----------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------2--------------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|-------------------------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|---------------1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|6\2-2--2-----------2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


[verse 2]

  They got this and that and With a rattle a tat 
  Testing one two, Man what you gonna do?
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|

  Bad news, misused, Give me some truth
  You got too much to lose Whose side are we on today, anyway?
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|
  OK, whatever you say.
  Wrong and resolute but in the mood to obey
e|-------------------------0--------------4--------------2----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5--------------2----|
g|----------4-------------------------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6-----------------------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------6\2-2--2-------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|

  Station to station desensitizing the nation
e|-------------------------0--------------4----|
b|----------4--------------0--------------5----|
g|----------4----------------------------------|
d|1--------------1---2--2-------6--------------|
a|----2--2--------------------------4--4-------|
E|---------------------------------------------|

  Going, going, gone.
e|---|
b|4~-|
g|4~-|
d|4~-|
a|2~-|
E|---|




            
            
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froglord 10 Jul 05, 2009 10:51 AM

bridge:

the chord right here | is as many probably understand, a C#
|
V
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0----------------------------------------2\1--|

a much easier way to play C# is to move a regular barre C one fret down on the neck, which gives us:

alot easier to play, and fits alot better so u can get better flow in the song :)

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froglord 10 Jul 05, 2009 10:54 AM

correction

bridge:

the chord right here: | is as many probably understand, a C#
|
V
e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0----------------------------------------2\1--|

a much easier way to play C# is to move a regular barre C one fret down on the neck, which gives us:

alot easier to play, and fits alot better so u
can get better flow in the song :)

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froglord 10 Jul 05, 2009 10:55 AM

bridge:

the chord right here: | is as many probably understand, a C#

e|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1--2\1--|
b|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--4/5--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2\1--|
g|1-1---1-1-1---1-1----4/5--1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1---1-1-1----3\2--|
d|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----4/5--3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3---3-3-3----4\3--|
a|2-2---2-2-2---2-2----2/3--4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4----4\3--|
E|0-0---0-0-0---0-0----------------------------------------2\1--|

a much easier way to play C# is to move a regular barre C one fret down on the neck, which gives us:
4-6-6-6-4-x

alot easier to play, and fits alot better so u
can get better flow in the song :)

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