Birds Encouraged Him Tab

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Artist: Jason Lytle
 Album: Yours Truly, The Commuter
  Song: Birds Encouraged Him

Tabbed by: E. Amundson

Jason Lytle
"Birds Encouraged Him"
(As played on acoustic guitar)
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Tabbed by E. Amundson

Standard tuning

Chords Used: 
C    {0-3-2-0-1-0}
Csus {0-3-0-0-1-0}
F    {0-3-3-2-1-0}
Fsus {0-3-3-0-1-0}
G    {3-2-0-0-0-3}
Am   {0-0-2-2-1-0}
E    [0-2-2-1-0-0}
?    {2-0-0-2-3-0}
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Intro: (Strumming with various hammers using middle finger)
 
C, Csus Hammer(>>) to C, F >> Fsus, C    (x4)
                         "La   da    da..." 
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Verse:

{3-2-0-x-x-x}    C                 G            Am
He's             just a kid who    hid inside a hole

    C                  G              F
His ears could no more hear the story told

   C             G                 Am >> {3-x-x-x-x-x}>> F
No longer did he wonder of gettin' old

   C                G              C
As birds encouraged him on life to hold

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Chorus:
                        "And              they             said"
(Optional acoustic walk {3-x-x-x-x-x} >> {x-0-x-x-x-x} >> {3-x-x-x-x-x})

C                G              Am    F
Why, oh why, why you don't even try

C                G              Am    F
Why, oh why, why you don't even try

C               G                 E     F
Why, oh why, oh why just one more night

? {2-0-0-2-3-0}  G              C
Why, oh why, why you don't even try >>> After 1st time go to intro.
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Intro (x3)
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Verse 2:

{3-2-0-x-x-x}    C                 G            Am
He's             just a kid who    hid inside a hole

    C                  G              F
His ears could no more hear the story told

   C             G                 Am >> {3-x-x-x-x-x}>> F
No longer did he wonder of gettin' old

   C                G              C
As birds encouraged him on life to hold
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Chorus (x2):

                        "And              they             said"
(Optional acoustic walk {3-x-x-x-x-x} >> {x-0-x-x-x-x} >> {3-x-x-x-x-x})

C                G              Am    F
Why, oh why, why you don't even try

C                G              Am    F
Why, oh why, why you don't even try

C               G                 E     F
Why, oh why, oh why just one more night

? {2-0-0-2-3-0}  G              C
Why, oh why, why you don't even try

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Pre-Outro:

(Same progression as chorus, only with humming)

C, G, Am, F (x2)
C, G,  E, F
?, G,  C

Outro:
(Same as intro, then end on C).
#----------------------------PLEASE NOTE-----------------------------#
# This represents the author's own work and interpretation of the    #
# song. To be used only for private study, scholarship, or research. #
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