Savoy Brown - Tell Mama Chords

 
         
         
         
         
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No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

Intro

A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 0:26
   A
e|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|----
B|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|----
G|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|----
D|------------2------|-------------------|------------2------|-------------------|----
A|-0----2-0-4--------|-0----2-0-4-3-2-1--|-0----2-0-4--------|-0----2-0-4-3-2-1--|-0--
E|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|----
0:32

Verse 1

I quit my jAob, ain't got no money, Seems I have to Dleave this town, A Packed my bag, run to the station, D A ] Board the train that's eastward bound. 1:04

Chorus

Tell MDama, and all the folks back Ahome, Sometimes a Eman just feels, He's got to make it alAone. Tell DMama, why I'm leaving so Asoon, Because this Elife I lead, has got me sick through and tAhrough. 1:33

Verse 2

Nothing to do, that's why I have to go, Seems no use in Dhangin' roundA. I can't stop now, the ticket's in my hand, D A ] Board the train that's eastward bound. 2:04

Chorus

Tell MDama, and all the folks back Ahome, Sometimes a Eman just feels, He's got to make it alAone. Tell DMama, why I'm leaving so Asoon, Because this lEife I lead, has got me sick through and tAhrough. 2:33

Instrumental

chords similar to chorus) D ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ woooooo D ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ A ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 3:16 Verse 1, partial (repeated) I quit my Ajob, ain't got no money, A D A ] Seems I have to leave this town. 3:29 Instrumental
e|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
D|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
A|-3-2-----0---------|-------------------|-------------------|-0-----------------|
E|-----3-2-------0-2-|-3-----------------|-2------------1--0-|-------------------|
e|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
G|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
D|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
A|-------------------|-------------------|-0-----------------|
E|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|-2-2-2-2-1-1-0-0---|-------------------|
4:14

Chorus x2

Tell MDama, and all the folks back Ahome, Sometimes a Eman just feels, He's got to make it alAone. Tell DMama, why I'm leaving so Asoon, Because this lEife I lead, has got me sick through and tAhrough. 4:43
                            < riff to end, 2nd time through at last A chord >
                           e|-------------------|-------|
                           B|-------------------|-------|
                           G|-------------------|-------|
                           D|-------------------|-------|
                           A|-3---0-3-0-----3-0-|---0---|
                           E|-----------3-0-----|-3-----|   5:15