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War Song
SUBMITTED BY: David L'Heureux

NOTES: Recorded by Neil Young and Graham Nash with the Stray Gators "May 1972: Neil Young writes "War Song" as a gesture of support for the anti-Vietnam War campaign of Presidential candidate George McGovern, and records it on his ranch with Graham Nash (who receives co-billing on the subsequent single), Kenny Buttrey, Tim Drummond and Ben Keith. The single is released to coincide with the Democratic Party's California primary, with proceeds going to help meet McGovern's expenses. This single flopped, and so, at the end of the year, did George." from the book: Neil Young -- The Visual Documentary by John Robertson, copyright 1994 Omnibus Press

TUNING: EADGBE

CHORDS:
D:
xx0232
A:
x02220
C:
x32010
F:
133211
Bb:
x13331
Fmaj7:
xx3210

INTRO: D A C G D D A In the mornin' when you wake up C G you've got planes flyin' in the sky. D A Flying bombs made to break up C G all the lights in your eyes D A C G D There's a man who says he can put an end to war. G They shot George Wallace down, he'll never walk around, C mines are sleepin' in the sea. Bb Blow those bridges down and burn that jungle down, Fmaj7 D kill those Vietnamese. GUITAR SOLO: D A C G (x2) D A C G D There's a man who says he can put an end to war. D A In the mornin' when you wake up C G you've got planes flyin' in the sky. D A Flying bombs made to break up C G all the lights in your eyes D A C G D There's a man who says he can put an end to war. D