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Official JMTabs.Com Tab
Song Name: Why Georgia - Discuss this tab
Album: Room For Squares
Tabbed by: richie@jmtabs.com
Tuning: E-A-D-G-B-E
Comments: Although there is finger picking in the beginning, the song is mainly strummed
Playing style: Pick
Difficulty:  - Star Rating System Info
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Intro

e--------------------------|
b----3----3----------------|
g----0h2--0------0------0--| x4
d--------------4------4----|
a-----------0--5----5------|
e--3-----------------------|
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Verse
On the verse the second time, John strums through
this instead of picking. On the last verse, he
picks the first part and strums the second part.

"I am driving up..." / "I rent a room"
"Everybody is just a stranger..."
Part 1
e--------------------------|
b----3----3----------------|
g----0h2--0------0------0--| x4
d--------------4------4----|
a-----------0--5----5------|
e--3-----------------------|

Part 2
This is the basic riff
In concert, he plays variations of it
e------------------------------|
b----3---3-------3-----3---4---|
g----4---2-------2-----2---2h4-| x2
d----2---2h5p2---2h5---2---2---|
a--3---3-------3-----3---3-----|
e------------------------------|


Part 3
e--------------------------|
b----3----3----------------|
g----0h2--0------0------0--| x2
d--------------4------4----|
a-----------0--5----5------|
e--3-----------------------|
This video plays Part 2 as tabbed,
then played as John plays it in concert
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Pre Chorus
The video only plays half of the prechorus.
I will fix this tomorrow!

"Cause I wonder sometimes..."
e--0---0---3---0--|
b--3---3---0---3--|
g--0---2---0---0--|
d--2---0---0---2--|
a--2---x---X---3--|
e--0---2---3------|


"of a still verdictless life"
e--0---0-------0--|
b--3---3---3---3--|
g--0---2---0---2--|
d--2---0---0---2--|
a--2---x---x---0--|
e--0---2---3------|
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Chorus

"Am I living it right..."
e----------2------------------------2--|
b--3---3---3---3---3---3----3---3---3--|
g--2---2---0---2---2---0----2---2---0--|
d--0---2---0---0---2---2----0---2---0--|
a------0---x-------0---2--------0---x--|
e----------3-----------0------------3--|


"why, why Georgia why"
e--X---X---X---0--|
b--1---1---1---1--|
g--2---0---2---0--|
d--3---3---3---2--|
a--X---X---X---3--|
e--1---1---1------|
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This part is played right before
"So what, so I've got a smile on"

e--3---x---3--|
b--3---3---3--|
g--0---0---0--|
d--0---4---0--|
a--x---X---X--|
e--3---3---3--|
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Bridge

"So what, so I've got a smile on"
e-----------------|
b-----------------|
g------5---7---5--| x2
d--5---3---5---3--|
a--3---1---3---1--|
e--1--------------|


"Don't believe me..."
e--3---3---5---3--|
b--3---3---3---3--|
g--0---0---0---0--| x2
d--0---x---4---x--|
a--x---3---5---3--|
e--3--------------|


"When I say I've got it down"
e--7---5---x---x--|
b--8---5---3---1--|
g--7---7---3---0--|
d--9---7---1---3--|
a--7---5---3---x--|
e--------------1--|
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Pre Chorus 2

"Everything happens for a reason..."
e--0---2---3---0--|
b--3---3---3---3--|
g--0---2---0---2--|
d--2---0---0---2--|
a--2---x---x---0--|
e--0---2---3------|
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