Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Johnson Family chords

5,300 views 21 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
Author
Difficulty
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
This is a fantastically dark song. It has the feel of an evil circus. If there is a 
hell, they play this song in hell and the people of hell enjoy it.

To create the waltzy quality, alternate the bass note with the note on the same fret a 
string below. For the Em in the verse, use the fifth string bar chord on the seventh fret.

Bm                   Em
Born to a good father I have no excuse
F#                                 Bm
I could say I blame someone but what would be the use
Bm                             Em
When I learn to travel now is when I learn to steal
      F#                      Bm          F#         Bm
To ride without a ticket now along the lines of steel


E                         A
Oh you don't know the things I have seen
D                D7                    G            F#
Twenty years out on the road with the Johnson Family
E                       A
Oh you don't know the cages I have seen
D              D7              G             F#
Twenty years in and out of the Johnson Family


I'd harnessed stones and took them to the fence
I found my heart by moved the shop and always made the rent
When I met old George now he showed me to the box
Fresh out the night oh from the day now the money never stops

Oh you can't know the cages I have seen
In and out over the years of the Johnson Family
Oh you can't know the troubles I have seen
Twenty years out on the road with the Johnson Family

Call me a thief and a liar now you know you would be right
Straight as an arrow I sit here tonight
All my debts too heavy boys I cannot pay them down
I pawn my watch and take a walk down to the sea to drown

Oh you can't know the things I have seen
Twenty years out on the road with the Johnson Family
Oh you can't know the cages I have seen
Twenty years out on the road with the Johnson Family

            
            
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
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction