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Its A Great Day To Be Alive Chords

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[Verse]

      G        riff*           G          D              
I Got Rice cooking in the microwave got a three day beard I don't 
Em      C               G     D           Em         C   D      C       
plan to shave and its a goofy thing but I just gotta say hey Im doing 
G               G         riff*                 G    D
alright. Yeah I think Ill make me some homemade soup feelin pretty 
         Em        C         G       D         Em     C     D
good and thats the truth its neither drink nor drug induced no Im just 
C      G
doin alright

*Travis is playing a little riff, put you can substitute B and C

e|-3-----3-|
B|-3-----3-|
G|-0-----0-|
D|-0-----0-|
A|-2-2-3-2-|
E|-3-----3-|


[Chorus]

D                         Em               Am         Em      
And Its a great day to be alive I know the suns still shinin when I 
C        D                D    D                Em          Am   
close my eyes theres some hard times in the neigborhood but why can't
      Em     C         D  G
every day be just this good?

(FILL riff* D C )


[Verse 2]

Its been 15 years since I left home said good luck to every seed I'd 
sown, give it my best and then I left it alone ohhh I hope their doin
alright. Now I look in the mirror and what do I see?  A lone wolf there 
starin back at me, long in the tooth but harmless as can be, lord I 
guess hes doin alright


[Chorus]

D                         Em               Am         Em      
And Its a great day to be alive I know the suns still shinin when I 
C        D                D    D                Em          Am   
close my eyes theres some hard times in the neigborhood but why can't
      Em     C         D  Em
every day be just this good? 


[Bridge 1]

Em            D                     C    G          Em      C    D
Sometimes its lonely, sometimes its only me and the shadows that fill
     Em                 D                  C      G            Am Em C D
this room, sometimes Im fallin desperately callin howlin at the moon
G
Ahhhwwoooooo!   Ahhhwooooooo!


[Bridge 2]

       G        riff*        G        D                        Em
Well I might go get me a new tatoo or take my old harley for a three
    C      G          D         Em      C
day cruise might even grow me a fu man chu, ohh Aww!


[Chorus]

D                         Em               Am         Em      
And Its a great day to be alive I know the suns still shinin when I 
C        D                D    D                Em          Am   
close my eyes theres some hard times in the neigborhood but why can't
      Em     C         D  G
every day be just this good?

D                         Em               Am         Em      
And Its a great day to be alive I know the suns still shinin when I 
C        D                D    D                Em          Am   
close my eyes theres some hard times in the neigborhood but why can't
      Em     C         D  G
every day be just this good?
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cderms 10 Mar 07, 2010 02:35 AM

Last Em in chorus should be a Bm. Nice job otherwise.

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jdmixson 10 Dec 07, 2013 09:43 PM

Hey, great job with the tab. just wanted to add in the chord progression for the fiddle at the end of each chorus:

G, G, C, G, D, D, Em, C

G, 22XXX3, Em, C, C, C, G

You can listen the song for the strumming, but that's the order.

Cheers!

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jdmixson 10 Dec 07, 2013 09:43 PM

Hey, great job with the tab. just wanted to add in the chord progression for the fiddle at the end of each chorus:

G, G, C, G, D, D, Em, C

G, 22XXX3, Em, C, C, C, G

You can listen the song for the strumming, but that's the order.

Cheers!

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