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Good Day For The Blues Chords

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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. #
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From bog@acpub.duke.edu Sun Mar  9 21:22:53 1997
Date: Sat, 08 Mar 1997 23:10:26 -0500
From: Brian Gross 
To: guitar@nevada.edu
Subject: Storyville--"Good day for the blues"

Here's the basics of "Good day for the blues" by Storyville.

Intro: F-C-F

F                    C
Sometimes you fly so high
F                         C
You can't find a place to land
                 C
Got money in the bank
F               G
A drink in your hand
                   C--F
When the love gets low
F                   Em-F
Someone's gonna lose
F                 C      G                             C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

                      C
When you shuffle your cards
F
You always have a winning hand
C
When luck is on the run (?)
F                        G
You never have to take a stand
                   C--F
When the chips get low
                        Em--F
You're gonna have to choose
F                 C       G                            C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
C
It's a good day, for Bobby Blue Bland
                         F       G
For the thrill isn't gone, Magic Stand
C                   Em
Whatever it takes, I do what I can do
F                         D
To bridge this river that flows from me to you
               C    G                            C
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
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rbrians1 wrote on May 14 2013, 08:09 pm

Good day for the Blues by Storyville.

Intro: F-C-F

F C
Sometimes you fly so high
F C
You can't find a place to land
C
Got money in the bank
F G
A drink in your hand
C--F
When the love gets low
F Am-F (I ring those Am's with an Am7)
Someone's gonna lose
F C G C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

C
When you shuffle your cards
F
You always have a winning hand
C
When luck is on the run (?)
F G
You never have to take a stand
C--F
When the chips get low
Am--F
You're gonna have to choose
F C G C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

F C
It's a good day, for Bobby Blue Bland
F G
For the thrill isn't gone, Magic Stand
C Em
Whatever it takes, I do what I can do
F D
To bridge this river that flows from me to you
C G C
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

Guitar Solo over C F C F G

C Em
Whatever it takes, I do what I can do
F D
To bridge this river that flows from me to you
C G C F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
C G Am F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
C G C F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

Vamp over C – F, end on F

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smokehouse4444 wrote on November 6 2013, 09:43 pm

So many sites have the words to this song incorrect. The correct line is "When luck is on a roll". The other correct line is "and 'The Thrill Is Gone', and Magic Sam".

The Thrill is Gone, as in BB King.

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rbrians1 wrote on May 14 2013, 08:10 pm

Good day for the Blues by Storyville.

Intro: F-C-F

F C
Sometimes you fly so high
F C
You can't find a place to land
C
Got money in the bank
F G
A drink in your hand
C--F
When the love gets low
F Am-F (Am goes to an Am7)
Someone's gonna lose
F C G C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

C
When you shuffle your cards
F
You always have a winning hand
C
When luck is on the run (?)
F G
You never have to take a stand
C--F
When the chips get low
Am--F
You're gonna have to choose
F C G C
Cause our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

F C
It's a good day, for Bobby Blue Bland
F G
For the thrill isn't gone, Magic Stand
C Em
Whatever it takes, I do what I can do
F D
To bridge this river that flows from me to you
C G C
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

Guitar Solo over C F C F G

C Em
Whatever it takes, I do what I can do
F D
To bridge this river that flows from me to you
C G C F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
C G Am F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues
C G C F
Our love is driftin, and it's a good day for the blues

Vamp over C – F

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