Keith Shiner - Handmade Sailboat
Misc Unsigned Bands
Great tune by a independent guitar player/songwriter. You will need to listen to the tune to get the strumming and the nuances of the chord changes. You can get the song/album on iTunes. INTRO: | Em | G | Am | C | 2 times When transitioning from the Em to G hit the open E then F# notes on the E string just before going to G (on the "4and" beat - last eight of the bar On the Am you can pull off the A (G string) before moving to C. On the C, throw in a Cadd9. HERE'S THE TUNE...HAVE FUN. Em G Am C I built this sailboat by hand. Come help me push it off the sand Em G Am C Lets get it rolling on the sea. Roll it up and down back and forth you and me. Em G Am C She creaks with pleasure as we batton down. A splash of water over the rails Em G Am C The warm spray off the bow makes me smile. Through the green blue waters we sail CHORUS: D C/Cadd9 D C/Cadd9 D C/Cadd9 D C/Cadd9 With the wind at my back. Wind at my back. Wind at my back. Em G Am C Mother Nature carry me. Is this whats its like to be free. Em G Am C My boat is strong at my command, I hope I never never have to land Em G Am C This boat is mine and it rides the waves. All day long I sail. At night I pray Em G Am C The warm glow of the pink sky ushering in a new windy day. Chorus BRIDGE: Bm G Em Am C Built this boat for me. Not just to get from A to B. Bm G Em Am Dsus2 But to live out on the open seas. There is no place Id rather be. Intro 2 times Em G Am C I built this sailboat by hand. Come help me push it off the sand Em G Am C Em Lets get it rolling on the sea. Roll it up and down back and forth you and me.