Big Thief

Cacapity                                                                   iiG                  C/G                    F                  iF#*                  G/B*                

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

                                                                                                                                 X                       X                        iX                      X                  iX    or    X

(capo on 2, overdrive)                                                                                              0                       1                         1                      X                   0            0

                                                                                                                                 0                       0                         2                      0                   4            4

                                                                                                                                 0                       2                         3                      0                   0            0

                                                                                                                                 0                       3                         3                      0                   5            2

                                                                                                                                 3                       3                         x                      2                   7          iiX

Intro                                                                                                                                Intro

 

     C/G                 F                  Am                Asus2                                          D                        G                       B                        B

 

     C/G                 F                                                                                          D                        G                      

 

 

 

Verse 1                                                                                                                           Verse 1

 

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                          D             

     Flight   is   a    beautiful       word G                   C/G             Dsus4/             iFlight   is   a    beautiful         word

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                             iD                        G                       D                         E    

     G          Flowered   with   consonance   That's   what   I'll   follow                                               Flowered   with   consonance     That's  what  I'll   follow

         C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                        

     Am                 C/G                 F             G                                                     B                        D                      G                F#              

     Forever                                                                                                                    iForever

 

 

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                          D             

     I       am     a       beau   ti ful     bird                                                                         I     I       am      a      beau    ti   ful     bird

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                             iD                        G                       D                          E             

     G          Fluttered   and   floating            Swollen      and    hollowed                                           Fluttered   and   floating              Swollen      and    hollowed

C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                       

     Am                 C/G                 F                                                                   iiB                        D                        G                       C/     

         For iheaven                                                                                                               For iheaven

 

 

 

Pre Chorus                                                                                                                    Pre Chorus

 

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                        A                         A   

     Dooooo             iwhat      you     want  with  me                                                             iiiiiDooooo              what      you      want  with  me

    

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                        A                         A   

      Lost  in  your    caaaap              tivity                                                                              Lost  in  your    caaaap              tivity

 G

                   C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                                

 

Chorus                                                                                                                           Chorus

G                   C/G             Dsus4/A    

     F                    F                  C/G                C/G                                             G                        G                       D                        D     

     Leeeearn-------ing        ca---paaaa---city                                               i                Leeeearn-------ing        ca---paaaa---city

    

     Em                Em                 Am                  F                                               F#                      F#                       B                        G            

       For  maaaake    beeelieeeeving   iiEvery thing  is really hanging                  iFor  maaaake    beeelieeeeving   iiEvery thing  is really hanging on

 

     C/G               C/G                                                                                        D                     D                

       on                                                                                                              on

 

 

 

Verse 2                                                                                                                           Verse 2

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                        D              

     Slipping     away  from  the  party                                                                iSlipping     away    from  the    party G Dsus4/

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                             iD                        G                       D                        E              

     G          Totally                vacant,             everyone             gone    from  their                            Totally                 vacant,              everyone         gone    from  their

 

     Am                 C/G                 F                                                                   iB                        D                      G       #

         bodies                                                                                                        bodies                           

 

 

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                        D     

                YouĠre outside   kissing            another                                                                   YouĠre outside   kissing             another

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                             iD                        G                       D                        E              

     G          She    was  a      friend of mine,   I      was      sur  prised                                              She    was  a     friend  of  mine,   I         was       surprised

C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                       

     Am                 C/G                 F                                                                    iB                        D                      G       C/G                     

      to discover                                                                                                                to discover

 

 

 

Pre Chorus                                                                                                                    Pre Chorus                                                                                                               

 

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                       A                        A                   

     I  wrapped my aaarms         around      her                                                                   I  wrapped my aaarms         around      her

    

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                       A                        A                       

      She   was a        beautiful            figure                                                                         She   was a        beautiful            figure

 G 

                 C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                                  

 

Chorus                                                                                                                           Chorus

G                   C/G             Dsus4/A    

     F                    F                  C/G                C/G                                            iG                        G                       D                        D                        

     Theeeeeere    aaaaare  no  eneeeeemies                                                     Theeeeeere    aaaaare  no  eneeeeemies

    

     Em                Em                 Am                  F                                              iF#                       F#                       B                        G            

     WeĠre  maaaake    beeelieeeeving  iEvery thing  is really hanging on               WeĠre  maaaake    beeelieeeeving  iEvery thing  is really hanging on

 

 

 

After Chorus                                                                                                                  After Chorus

 

     C/G                 F                  Am                Asus2                                          D                        G                       B                        B              

 

     C/G                 F                                                                                          D                        G                      

 

 

 

Verse 3                                                                                                                           Verse 3

 

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                        D     

     There  is    a  castle    that  stands                                                               There  is a     castle    that  stands

    

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                             iD                        G                       D                        E     

     G          High    in  the   canyon,     the   blue  knights  are  crying                                              High      in  the   canyon,     the   blue  knights  are  crying

         C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                        

     Am                 C/G                 F                                                                    iB                        D                      G               

              together                                                                                                    together

 

 

     C/G                 F                 C/G                 C/G                                            D                        G                       D                        D                       

 A  child            is     holding   my   hand                                                                         A  child            is     holding   my     hand

     

     C/G                 F                 C/G                   D                                              D                        G                       D                        E                                

     She   is      directing      the  red  crystal   pine                                             She   is      directing       the   red  crystal   pine

C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                       

     Am                 C/G                 F                                                                    iB                        D                      G      

     with a feather                                                                                                                  with a feather

 

 

 

Pre Chorus                                                                                                                    Pre Chorus                                                                                                               

 

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                        A                         A   

     Dooooo             iwhat      you     want  with  me                                                             iiiiiDooooo              what      you      want  with  me

    

     D                        A                       G                        G                                              iE                        B                        A                         A   

      Lost  in  your    caaaap              tivity                                                                              Lost  in  your    caaaap              tivity

 G

                   C/G             Dsus4/A              G        F#                                

 

Chorus                                                                                                                           Chorus                                                                                                                    

G                   C/G             Dsus4/A    

     F                    F                  C/G                C/G                                            iG                        G                       D                        D                        

     Leeeearn-------ing        ca---paaaa---city                                                       Leeeearn-------ing        ca---paaaa---city

    

     Em                Em                 Am                  F                                               F#                      F#                       B                        G            

       For  maaaake    beeelieeeeving   iiEverything  is really hanging on                  For  maaaake    beeelieeeeving   iiEverything  is really hanging on

 

     C/G               IC/G                C/G                 IF                                              ID                        D                       D                        G                

                                                                 iis really hanging on                                                  I                                   is really hanging on

    

     C/G               C/G                  Am                F                                               ID                        D                       B                        G              

                                                                 iis really hanging on                                                                                      is really hanging on

 

     C/G     <-------let ring, END.                                                                          D     <-------let ring, END.