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The Friends of Distinction - Grazing In The Grass (Tab)
Submitter: microsysinc (83) on 9/7/13 2 comments
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Grazing in the Grass  -  The Friends of Distinction (1969 Grazin’)
                          (original instrumental by Hugh Mesakela)

Video:  Album  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOXTnsTzs1k
        Live   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUrkOwJoZ1o

*** Capo 4 - trumpet riffs tabbed for guitar & relative to capo) ***

 (trumpet 1)        (trumpet 2)          (trumpet 2)
  riff 1             riff 2               riff 3
   E~  F~  F#~        F#~ G~  Ab~         (Ab           F#    F#           F#)
e--0~--1~--2~-|    e--2~--3~--4~-|      e--4-4-4-4-4-4--2--|--2-2-2-2--2-2-2--|
B--0~--1~--2~-|    B--2~--3~--4~-|      B------------------|------------------|
G--1~--2~--3~-|    G--3~--4~--5~-|      G------------------|------------------|
D--2~--3~--4~-|    D--4~--5~--6~-|      D------------------|------------------|
A--2~--3~--4~-|    A--4~--5~--6~-|      A------------------|------------------|
E--0~--1~--2~-|    E--2~--3~--4~-|      E------------------|------------------|

                  E                         A
*** Verse echo - (Grazin' in the grass is a gas… baby can you dig it…) ***

Intro
(riffs 1 & 2)
(riff 3)

(riffs 1 & 2)
(riff 3)

(riff 1)

Verse 1 (w/echo after each line)
E           A                      E
It sure is… mellow grazin'… in the grass… 
       E           A                            E
What a trip…  just watchin'… as the world goes… past… 
E                                A                          E
There are so many good things to see while grazin'…  in the grass… 
E                                     A                         E
Flowers with colours for takin'… everything outta sight… in the grass…

Verse 2 (w/echo after each line)
E         A                         E  
The sun…  beamin’… down between the leaves… 
        E              A                         E
And the bir…ir…ir…irds dartin' in and out of the trees… 

Bridge
C#m                   A
Everything here is so clear… you can see it…
C#m                       A
And everything here is so real… you can feel it…
E                 E7                E7sus4            E
And it's real… so real… so real… so real… so real… so real…
            (Rock it to me… Sock it to me… - 7 times)
        E        A
Can you dig it…  woooo…

Chorus
       ______triplet_______
E     |                    |
I can dig it… dig it… dig it… 
Esus4
She can dig it… dig it… dig it… 
A
They can dig it… dig it… dig it…
          E
Oh… let's dig it… 
        A 
Can you dig it… baby…

Repeat Chorus

(percussion riff)

(guitar instrumental)

Repeat Verse 2

Repeat Bridge

Repeat Chorus

Repeat Chorus

Repeat Chorus(w/echo twice) - 2 times to fade

Chord Chart (relative to capo)
   A   C#m   E   E7 Esus4 E7sus4
e--0----4----0----0----0----0--|
B--2----5----0----0----0----0--|
G--2----6----1----1----2----2--|
D--2----6----2----0----2----0--|
A--0----4----2----2----2----2--|
E------------0----0----0----0--|

 Comments (click here to add a non-facebook comment)
Excellent job on a great OLDIE from 1969.
It hit # 3 on BB Hot 100. KK.
-kraziekhat | 9/8/2013
Great job on a great song,,,well done!!!!!!!
-aussief | 9/18/2013
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