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Rivers Of Babylon 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

Date: Tue, 30 Dec 1997 22:51:39 PST
From: Colin Alexander 
Subject: TAB: Rivers of Babylon by Sublime


Rivers of Babylon by Train and also appears on the album
40 oz. to Freedom by Sublime
tabbed by Colin Alexander

here are the chords used

     G           D           C
e|---3---|   |---2---|   |---0---|
B|---3---|   |---3---|   |---1---|
G|---0---|   |---2---|   |---0---|
D|---0---|   |---0---|   |---2---|
A|---2---|   |-------|   |---3---|
E|---3---|   |-------|   |-------|

[Opening Riff] (2x)

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

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

e|----------------3--3-3--3-3-3--|
B|----------------3--3-3--3-3-3--|
G|----------------0--0-0--0-0-0--|
D|--0-0-02--------0--0-0--0-0-0--|
A|----------02----2--2-2--2-2-2--|
E|--------------3-3--3-3--3-3-3--|

[Verse]

                 G
By the rivers of babylon
             G
Where he sat down
             D
and there he wept
                   G
when he remembered Zion

[Chorus]

oh 'fore the wicked (this might actually be 'It was the wicked' but        
I'm not sure)
G
carry us away captivity 
  C
required from us a song
G
how can we sing King Alfa's song
      D          G
In a strange land
           
           G            D
so let the words of our mouth
              G           D
and the meditation of our heart
       G             D      (now mute strings)
be acceptable in thy sight
         G
override (I'm not sure this line is right, any suggestions?)

(repeat opening riff)

(play verse)

(now play chorus)

G
how can we sing King Alfa's song
     D           G
in a strange land

            
            
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pyro_punk420 10 Feb 23, 2002 07:00 PM

you have the lyrics way wrong! And the tab is messed a bit but thanx for tryin

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Hoobias 30 Apr 19, 2002 08:00 PM

They lyrics are a bit off, but the notes are right on. Good job! It sounds just like it!

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sk8rdude17m 0 May 08, 2002 08:00 PM

The lyrics are from psalms 127:1.

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