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Don't Shut 'em Down  Flogging Molly

Song: Don't Shut 'em Down
Album: Speed of Darkness
Capo on 2
Not 100% sure of the chords but I am just about certain they are correct. The
outro may be all that's incorrect. Place Capo on 2
4/4 time
G D A(hold)
A A A G/D(A for 3 measures, G and D for the 4th) Repeat once more
[A]Sad [E]days
[G]Kissing the [D]cheeks of the
Who are [G]walking [D]away
The [G]pubs are all [D]closin, the [G]system is [D]broken, [E]decayed.
Is [G]down at the [D]depot
Are the [G]only things [D]built.
Wave good[G]bye to each[D]other, this [G]country is [D]over they [E]say.
Yeah this [A]life
In a [D]modern town.
The [G]windows smashed open with the [A]doors kicked out.
It's [A]not a good day left to [D]be in a fight.
Cuz [G]livin is hard through the [A]struggles of life.
If [G]nothing gets done it'll [D]never be [G]right.
But don't shut em [A]do[A]wn[A] [G/D]
The [G]twenty-first [D]century's been
It's the [G]sign of the [D]times.
Decom[G]posing in [D]slumber, there's [G]no work for [D]all till they [E]wake.
[F]Too many [C]faults no reasons
[F]The rain that [C]falls dry bleedin
[F]Upon the [C]ashes of our [E]homes, our homes, save our homes
[Bass solo] 
The word on the street here is
There's a riot on hand.
Takin [G]care of the [D]people, there's [G]no other [D]way or we'll [E]break.
[Cborus] Repeat once more
[Outro] Played the same as the pre-verse
[A]Sad days, kissing the cheeks of the families([G]But don't [D]shut em [A]down)
[A]Sad days, kissing the cheeks of the families([G]You won't [D]shut em [A]down)
Again I apologize for any incorrections. Song is brand new but I believe I have it all correct

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