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Sullivan Street  Counting Crows

Recorded by Counting Crows
From the Album "August and Everything After"
Figured out by jfafreak@wam.umd.edu
These are the two main chords that make up the song
(actually, the main riff)
 
 E--2--2--2-------2-------|
 B--3--3--3-------3-------|
 G--2--2--2-------0-------|
 D--0-----0-------0-------|
 A--------0---0---x-------|
 E----------------3-------|

Strum those in rhythm, and it should sound right.
Those are the chords for all of the verse parts.
For the bridge, just apreggiate them.
The verse is just a repetition on those chords for 8 bars I think,
heres the chorus
[G]I'm almost [A]drowning in her [Em]sea, shes nearly [G]crawlin on her [D]knees
Fpr the last chorus, its
[G]I'm almost [A]drowning in her [Em]sea, she's nearly [A]crawlin on her [Em]knees,
It's almost [G]everything I [D]need
Essentailly for everything not Tabbed out, play the main riff.
Good luck!
John
Date: Sun, 30 Mar 1997 17:19:53 -0500 (EST)
From: Debbie Schueler
Subject: TAB: Sullivan Street by Counting Crows
Sullivan Street by Counting Crows
from August and Everything After
Words: Adam Duritz
Music: Adam Duritz & David Bryson
This is a very simple song to play involving a few easy chords with
alternating bass strings played. The effectiveness comes from the haunting,
soulful vocals.
D/G = D chord with a G bass (300032)
Intro: D D/G D D/G D D/G D D/G
[D] Took the way home [D/G]that leads back to [D]Sullivan Street[D/G]
[D] Across the water [D/G]and home through the [D]town[D/G]
[D] Past the shadows [D/G]that fall down where[D]ver we meet[D/G]
[D] Pretty soon now, [D/G]I won't come around [D] [D/G]//// (strong strum)
I'm almost d[A]rowning in her s[Em]ea
She's nearly f[G]allen to her k[D]nees
[D]Took the way [D/G]home .....(Ba, Ba, Baaaa)[D] [D/G]
[D] Took the way home [D/G]that leads back to [D]Sullivan Street[D/G]
[D] Where all the bodies [D/G] hang on the air[D] [D/G]
[D] If she remembers sh[D/G]e hides it whenever we[D] meet[D/G]
[D] Either way now I[D/G] don't really [D]care[D/G]
'Cause I'm gone from there
I'm almost [A]drowning in her sea[Em]
G D (arpeggio*)
she's nearly crawling on her knees
[D/G] [D] [D/G]  
[D]She's down on her [D/G]knees
[D]She's down on her [D/G]knees
(strum)
[D] Took the way home[D/G] that leads back to [D]Sullivan Stree[D/G]t
Where I'm j[D]ust another rider [D/G]burned to the [D]groun[D/G]d
Come tumbling down
I'm almost [A]drowning in his [Em]sea
She's near me, c[G]rawling on her kn[Em]ees
It's almost ev[G]erything I nee[D]d.[D/G] [D] [D/G]
I'm down on my kn[D]ees[D/G]
I'm down on my kn[D]ees[D/G]
I'm down on....
down on my kn[D]ees.[D/G]
I'm down on my kn[D]ees.
*Arpeggio:
D pluck 4&1 together, then 1,2,3,1,2,3
D/G pluck 6&1 together, same pattern

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