Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Straw Hat And Dirty Old Hank chords

7,117 views 9 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
x 10
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
simplify chords
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
#----------------------------------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.#
#-----------------------------------------------------------------------------#

Date: Tue, 5 May 1998 22:28:54 EDT
From: ChefBeave 
Subject: b/barenaked_ladies/straw_hat_and_dirty_old_hank.crd

"Straw Hat and Old Dirty Hank"
by the Barenaked Ladies
from the album Born on a Pirate Ship
transcribed by Steven L. Nelly

Capo on 3rd fret
All chords relative to capo

Intro:
Em   G   Em   G   Em   G    Em    G

Em	   G              Em                        G
I tend the wheat field that makes your bread
Em           G                             D
I bind the sweet veal, pluck the hens that make your bed.
Em         G        Em               G
Mother Nature & Mother Earth
Em              G			D
Are two of three women who dictate what I'm worth.

Chorus:
Em	 G	D	        C
I'm the farmer, I work in the fields all day
Em          	G		D		        C
Don't mean to alarm her, but I know it was meant to be this way.

Em    G    Em    G

You cried a tear, I wiped it dry.
I put you up upon a pedestal so high.
If you should waver, if you should sway,
I'll catch you, spread my tiny wings and fly away
Em                    G                Em        C
You signed your picture with an O and X
Em               G			D
I bet you don't write "love" each time you sign your checks.

REPEAT CHORUS

C	    D                G  G/F#          Em
All of this corn I grow, I grow it all for you
C                                D     G  G/F#      Em
I took a hatchet to the radio, I did it all for you
C			     D                                               CM7
But you could have written back and you could have said "thank you".
C		D	       C                      D
I guess you got better things, I guess you got better things
C		  D				Em
I guess you got better things , better things to do
G		    Em    G   		         Em     G			D
Better things to do,               better things to do,
better things to do, oh.

You say you love me, is that the truth?
Although they've heard the songs, my friends need living proof.
I know your address, I ring the bell,
I bring you flowers and a .22 with shells.

REPEAT CHORUS

Outtro:
Em  G  Em  G  Em  G  Em  G
Em

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
comments
print report bad tab
guest
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction