Take 'em Away by Old Crow Medicine Show Pretty straight forward, this one- 3 chords, with some subtle picking variations once you nail it. Be sure to use a Texan accent! CHORUS: C F Take 'em away, take 'em away Lord! C G Take away these chains from me! C F My heart is broken 'cos my spirit's not free, C G Lord, take away these chains from me! Verse 1: C F Some birds' feathers are too bright to be caged C G I know I'm not that colourful, but a bird just the same C F Open up your gate now, let me put down my load C G So I can feel at ease and go back to my home.