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Bird Dance Beat
The Trashmen
Written by Gary Garrett; released as a single with "A-Bone" as the B-side, 
and on the album "Surfin' Bird"

Verse:
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A|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
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                                                      Oh, well now


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D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|----------------------------5--|
E|-------------------------------|--------------------6---8------|
  shake   your    shoulders, and  move    your    feet,


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6---6-----------6------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6--------------|
  we're   gonna   stomp   to  the Bird Dance  Beat,   Oh, well now


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------5------|8------------------------------|
A|------------5---8--------------|----------------4-------5------|
E|6-------6----------------------|--------6----------------------|
  flap    your    arms,   and     move    your    hands,  oh,


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6---------------------------5--|6-------6-------6-------5------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------------------8--|
  we're   gonna   rock    to  the bird dance  band.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|8-------7-------6-------5------|
A|------------5---8-------5---8--|-------------------------------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|------------3---6-------3---6--|------------------------5------|
E|4------------------------------|4-------4-------6--------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6---6------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
                                                      Oh, we're a-
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow)
Verse:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-----------4------------------|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  shakin' and a - movin'  with    all     a - round,  oh, we're a-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6---------------6------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6--------------|
  dancing with all    the boss    chicks  in  town,   Oh, well I


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------5------|8-------8-------6--------------|
A|------------5---8--------------|------------------------8------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
  do  the bird    dance   till    broad   daylight,   oh, well,


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---4---------------5--|6-------6-------5--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  that's  the     way     that we spend our   night.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|8---------------------------3--|
A|------------5---8-------5---8--|------------------------5------|
E|6-------6----------------------|--------6-------8--------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------3------|6------------------------------|
A|------------3---6--------------|--------9-------8-------6---6--|
E|4------------------------------|-------------------------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---6---------------5--|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---6---------------5--|6-------6---6------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
                                                      Oh, well it
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow)
Verse:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------------------5--|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  gets us here a- wailin', so     do  it      now,       'cause the
                              let's

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6---------------6------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6--------------|
  bird -  man's   singing pa- pa- om- mow  -  mow-mow,    If you've


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|8------------------------------|
A|----------------5-------8------|----------------4-------5------|
E|6-------6----------------------|--------6----------------------|
  heard   Surfin' Bird,   you     can't go    wrong,     'cause they're
      the

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------6--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  playin' and a - singin  with a  bird dance  song.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------5------|8-------8-------7-------6------|
A|------------5---8--------------|----------------------------6--|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------3------|6------------------------------|
A|------------3---6--------------|--------9-------8-------7------|
E|4------------------------------|-------------------------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---4---------------5--|6-------6---------------5------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6--------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


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D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
                  What's                  the     word?
  oom)

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
                                                      Oh, well now

Verse:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|----------------------------5--|
E|-------------------------------|--------------------6---8------|
  shake   your    shoulders, and  move    your    feet,


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------------------6--|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  we're   gonna   stomp   to  the Bird Dance  Beat,   Oh, well now


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------5------|8------------------------------|
A|------------5---8--------------|----------------4-------5------|
E|6-------6----------------------|--------6----------------------|
  flap    your    arms,   and     move    your    hands,  well now
                                                      oh,

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------5--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  we're   gonna   rock    to  the bird dance  band.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|------------------------3------|
A|------------5---8-------5---8--|----------------5--------------|
E|6-------6----------------------|6-------6----------------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|------------3---6-------3---6--|----------------3-------4------|
E|4------------------------------|4-------6----------------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------------------6-------6--|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
                                                      Oh, we're a-
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow)
Verse:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6-------------------5--|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  shakin' and a - movin'  with    all     a - round,  oh, we're a-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6---------------6------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6--------------|
  dancing with all    the boss    chicks  in  town,   Oh, well I


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------5------|8-------8-------6--------------|
A|------------5---8--------------|------------------------8------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
  do  the bird    dance   till    broad   daylight,   oh, well,


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------5--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  that's  the     way     that we spend our   night.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|8-------7-------6-------5------|
A|------------5---8-------5---8--|-------------------------------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------3------|6------------------------------|
A|------------3---6--------------|--------9-------8-------7------|
E|4------------------------------|-------------------------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-----------4------------------|6-------6-------------------5--|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6-------------------5--|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
                                                      Oh, well it
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow)
Verse:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---6------------------|6-------6---4------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6------|
  gets us here a- wailin', so     do  it      now,       'cause the
                              let's

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6-------5--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  bird -  man's   singing pa- pa- om- mow  -  mow-mow,    If you've


G|------- ------- ------- -------|3------ ------- ------- -------|
D|------------------------3------|-------------------------------|
A|----------------5--------------|--------3-------4-------5------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
  heard   Surfin' Bird,   you     can't go    wrong,     'cause they're
      the

G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6-------------------5--|6-------6-------6--------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|------------------------8------|
  playin' and a - singin  with a  bird dance  song.

Refrain:
G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|8-------7-------6-------5------|
A|------------5---8-------5---8--|-------------------------------|
E|6-------6----------------------|-------------------------------|
 (oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|6------------------------------|
A|--------6---------------3---6--|--------9-------8-------7------|
E|4---------------4--------------|-------------------------------|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6---6---------------5--|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6------|----------------6-------6---6--|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6---6--|----------------6-------6---6--|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-


G|------- ------- ------- -------|------- ------- ------- -------|
D|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|6-------6----------------------|6-------6----------------------|
E|----------------6-------6---6--|----------------6-------6---6--|
  oom  -  mow  -  mow,    pa- pa- oom-mow    -    mow,    pa- pa-
fade out...

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