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GREEN IS BLUE

FOUND ON ALBUM:
Colorado (2019)

TUNING: EADGBE

SUBMITTED BY: Roel van Dijk CHORDS:
G
G/D
F
C
Cmaj7
Am
Em
NOTES: The G/D chord is an approximation of the piano part that Neil plays on the record, where he plays a low D note over a G-chord. The time signature in the intro and verses in unusual, the G/D part is just 2 beats long instead of the regular 4. G G/D F C (2x) G We watched the old News G/D Distracted F C As they talked on and on G In the usual way About the latest lies G/D Deceptions F We saw tomorrow C G We longed for a better day C Cmaj7 G G/D And I know why green is blue C Cmaj7 G G/D There’s so much we didn’t do Am Em G Oh I know why green is blue G G/D F C G We heard the warning calls G/D Ignored them F We watched the weather change C We saw the fires and floods G We saw the people rise G/D Divided F We fought each other while we C G Lost our coveted prize C Cmaj7 G G/D There’s so much we didn’t do C Cmaj7 G G/D That we knew we had to do Am Em G And we know why green is blue G G/D F C (2x) F We watched the species die C We saw the coral turnin’ G We watched the oceans rise G We saw the pod of whales G/D Lay bloated F C On the shore where they baked G But we missed that sign G We saw the polar bear G/D She floated F C On a piece of ice G From another time C Cmaj7 G So I know... C Cmaj7 G G/D Am Em G G/D F C G