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Broken Crown tab

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Author
Difficulty
intermediate
Artist: Mumford and Sons
Song: Broken Crown
Email: calebwillman@live.com
Tuning:DADFAE

(This is how I play the song. It sounds pretty accurate to me. listen to the song to get 
timing right)

[Intro]
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12------12--14------12--16------16--16------16----------------|
D|------0----------0----------0-------------0--------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-12-12-12----12-12-12----12-12-12----12-12-12------------------|

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-11------11--12------11--14------14--14------14----------------|
D|------0-----------0-----------0-----------0--------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-10-10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10----10-10-10------------------|

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-9----9-12-11-9-7--7h9---9--7----7--2-4-5-2--0----0--0----0----|
D|----0------------------0-------0----------------0-------0------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-8-8-8-------------7--7-7---7-7-7---2-3-5-2--0-0-0---0-0-0-----|

[Verse]
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12------12----11------11--16-14-12------12--------------------|
D|------0-------------0-----------------0------------------------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-12-12-12------10-10-10----15-14-12-12-12----------------------|
   (Touch my mouth         (And hold my tongue
   I will not be)           Your chosen one)

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0h1---1-1----1-1----1-1----1----------------------------------|
F|-----2------2------2------2----0----0-0----0-0----0-0----0-----|
D|----------------------------------0------0------0------0-------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-3--3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3---0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0------|
   (I'll be home safely tucked away
   You can't tempt me if...the day)

Repeat same verse pattern with these lyrics.

The pull on my flesh was just too strong
It stifled the choice and the air in my lungs
Better not to breathe than to breathe a lie
Cause when I open my body I breathe alive

Play intro again

(The next part is strumming, the slash denotes a strummed chord. You can pick this like 
the intro if you prefer)
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12--14--16----11--12--14----9--12-11-9-7--7----2-4-5-2-0------|
D|--0---0---0-----0---0---0----0-------------0------------0------|
A|--0---0---0-----0---0---0----0-------------0------------0------|
D|-12--12--12----10--10--10----8-------------7----2-3-5-2-0------|
    /   /   /     /   /   /    /             /            /

(This section is strumming as well. Picking is optional)
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12-11-9-7----------5------4------2------4------2------0-------|
D|--0--0-0-0----------0------0------0------0------0------0-------|
A|--0--0-0-0----------0------0------0------0------0------0-------|
D|-12-10-8-7----------5------3------2------3------2------0-------|
           /          /      /      /      /      /      /
           I will not speak ooooooooooooooooooof your   sin
           There was a way ooooooooooooooooooout for    him
           The mirror shooooooooooooooooooooooooooooows not
           Your values areeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee all   shot

[Bridge]
Strum each of these chords once, Fingerpick the last one until end of bar.
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|----4---2---4----2----4------7---4---0--5----------------------|
D|----0---0---0----0----0------0---0---0--0----------------------|
A|----0---0---0----0----0------0---0---0--0----------------------|
D|----3---2---3----2----3------7---3---0--5----------------------|
  But oh, my heart was flawed  I knew my weakness
  So hold my hand con-sign     me not to darkness

(Strum this section with vigor)
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|--12--14--16----11--12--14----8---12-11-8--7----2--4--5--2--0--|
D|---0---0---0-----0---0---0----0------------0-------------------|
A|---0---0---0-----0---0---0----0------------0-------------------|
D|--12--12--12----10--10--10----9------------7----2--3--5--2--0--|
     /   /   /     /   /   /    /            /

[Verse again]
(You can strum these chords instead of fingerpicking if desired)
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12------12----11------11--16-14-12------12--------------------|
D|------0-------------0-----------------0------------------------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-12-12-12------10-10-10----15-14-12-12-12----------------------|
  (Crawl on my belly till the sun goes down
  I'll never wear your       bro-ken crown)

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0h1---1-1----1-1----1-1----1----------------------------------|
F|-----2------2------2------2----0----0-0----0-0----0-0----0-----|
D|----------------------------------0------0------0------0-------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-3--3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3---0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0------|
   (I took the road... it all away
   In this twilight... speak of grace)

(Repeat above section once)

Now for the trumpets. Strum these chords.
e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|--5------7------4------2------0--------------------------------|
D|--0------0------0------0------0--------------------------------|x2
A|--0------0------0------0------0--------------------------------|
D|--5------7------3------2------0--------------------------------|
    /      /      /      /      /

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-5--7--4--2--5--2----2--4--5--2--0~~---------------------------|
D|-0--0--0--0--0--0----0--0--0--0--0~~---------------------------|
A|-0--0--0--0--0--0----0--0--0--0--0~~---------------------------|
D|-5--7--3--2--5--2----2--3--5--2--0~~---------------------------|
   /  /  /  /  /  /    /  /  /  /

[Outro]
Play softly
E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-12------12----11------11--16-14-12------12--------------------|
D|------0-------------0-----------------0------------------------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-12-12-12------10-10-10----15-14-12-12-12----------------------|
  Crawl on my belly till the sun goes down
  I'll never wear your       bro-ken crown

E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0h1---1-1----1-1----1-1----1----------------------------------|
F|-----2------2------2------2----0----0-0----0-0----0-0----0-----|
D|----------------------------------0------0------0------0-------|x2
A|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-3--3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3--3-3-3---0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0------|
   I'll take the road... it all away
   In this twilight... seal our fate


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| h  Hammer-on
| ~  Vibrato

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krecik6pl 34 Jan 12, 2014 07:00 AM

Great tab! However the trumpets part sound better played like:

e|--------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------|
F|--9------11------5------4------2------------|
D|--0------0-------0------0------0------------|x2
A|--0------0-------0------0------0------------|
D|--8------10------5------3------2------------|

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
F|--9----11---12---11-------9---11---5---4---7---4----2--4--5--2--0|
D|--0----0----0----0--------0---0----0---0---0---0----0--0--0--0--0|
A|--0----0----0----0--------0---0----0---0---0---0----0--0--0--0--0|
D|--8----10---12---10-------8---10---5---3---7---3----2--4--5--2--0|


I believe that's how Marcus play it

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