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Long Black Veil

A 1959 hit for Lefty Frizell, also covered by Johnny Cash, Joan Baez, the Band, and the Dave Matthews Band. This is the Band's version.

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Feb 14, 2010

All I Want Is You

"All I Want Is You" is the final song on U2's 1988 album, Rattle and Hum. Reformatted. [1/2/2011: Reformatted again and fixed chords & lyrics]

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Jan 2, 2011

Sweet Baby James

Here is a great James Taylor tune that I believe is doable with a larger group.

Adobe Acrobat file 10K Alan Z Feb 16, 2010

Father and Son

masterpiece from Cat Stevens' 1970 album Tea For The Tillerman

Adobe Acrobat file 9K Alan Z Feb 17, 2010

Someday Soon

Another great Ian Tyson tune. Covered by Lucy Kaplansky, Suzy Bogguzz, Lynn Andereson and of course Ian an Sylvia but the definitive version is Judy Collins (song starts @2:12) http://www.youtub...­

Adobe Acrobat file 9K Alan Z Feb 17, 2010

Angel From Montgomery

By request, here's John Prine's "Angel From Montgomery". This is close to his version, with a few minor variations.

Adobe Acrobat file 8K FiL Feb 18, 2010

The Downeaster _Alexa_

by Billy Joel. Added by request.

Adobe Acrobat file 7K Alan Z Feb 18, 2010

Both Sides Now

Sort of a cross between Joni's and Judy's version.

Adobe Acrobat file 8K Alan Z Feb 19, 2010

Maxwell's Silver Hammer

McCartney tune from the Beatles 1969 album Abbey Road

Adobe Acrobat file 11K Alan Z Feb 20, 2010

Brown Eyed Girl

By request, here's Van Morrison's first solo hit.

Adobe Acrobat file 14K FiL Feb 21, 2010

All Along The Watchtower

from Dylan's 1967 John Wesley Harding. There's also a great cover by Jimi Hendrix. Added by request.

Adobe Acrobat file 6K Alan Z Feb 23, 2010

Mother and Child Reunion

Some white reggae from Paul Simon's first post-S&G solo album. I play this two half-steps lower than Paul.

Adobe Acrobat file 8K FiL Feb 26, 2010

Those Were The Days

words by Gene Raskin. music from an old Russian gypsy folk song "Dorogoi dlinnoyu". A major hit in 1968 for Mary Hopkins. This single was catalog # Apple 2 (Apple 1 was Hey Jude).

Adobe Acrobat file 9K Alan Z Mar 1, 2010

Whiskey in the Jar

Here's an old Irish standby for St. Patrick's Day. There are many, many variations of the lyrics. Wish we had a fiddle player to solo on this one! [3/2/11: Changed to Key of D]

Adobe Acrobat file 18K FiL Mar 2, 2011

The Moonshiner

Another Irish folk standard, with possible U.S. folk origins. Dylan sang a very modified version in the early '60s.

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Mar 3, 2010

Here Comes The Sun

from the Beatles Abbey Road, side 2 track 1. Great George Harrison acoustic song. Late addition by request.

Adobe Acrobat file 10K Alan Z Mar 4, 2010

You've Got To Hide Your Love Away

John Lennon song displaying heavy Bob Dylan influence from the 1965 Beatles album Help! Added by popular demand.

Adobe Acrobat file 9K Alan Z Mar 5, 2010

Love Is All Around

Hopefully it prints out ok. Made into a pdf and turned sideways. -az

Adobe Acrobat file 52K Alan Z Mar 5, 2010

Nobody Knows You When Your Down and Out

as interpreted by Clapton. Transcribed from Derek And The Dominos (Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs), but pretty close to the "Unplugged" version too. Added by request.

Adobe Acrobat file 10K Alan Z Mar 6, 2010

Groovin'

by the Young Rascals. A #1 hit in 1967. In the key of D here, capo on 1 to match the orignal in Eb.

Adobe Acrobat file 7K Alan Z Mar 7, 2010

Red Is the Rose

Here's one of the Irish songs we did last week. The melody is very similar to the Scottish tune "Loch Lomond".

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Mar 7, 2010

Wild Mountain Thyme

Beautiful Irish song covered by many. Also known as "Will Ye Go, Lassie, Go". There are many variations of the lyrics and the chords. This is my version.

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Mar 7, 2010

Long May You Run

Neil Young tune from 1976 album of the same name. Added by request. [10/17/11: Reformatted & corrected]

Adobe Acrobat file 17K FiL Oct 17, 2011

Take Me Home, Country Roads

John Denver's megahit from his 1971 Album: Poems, Prayers and Promises. Added by request. [12/8/10: Corrected and moved to easier-to-sing key of G]

Adobe Acrobat file 7K FiL Dec 8, 2010

Leather and Lace

by Stevie Nicks. Reformated.

Adobe Acrobat file 9K Alan Z Mar 10, 2010

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