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Gallows Pole  Led Zeppelin

GALLOWS POLE Guitar Tab
riff (strum in rhythm):
 
 e --------------
 B --2-0-2---1-3-
 G --2-0-2---0-0-
 D --2-2-2---2-4-
 A --------------
 E --------------

riff
Hangman, Hangman, hold it a little while
I think I see my friends comin'
G D riff
ridin a many mile
Friends you get some silver, you get a little gold
what did you bring me, my dear friends
G D riff
to keep me from the gallows pole
what did you bring me
G D riff
to keep me from the gallows pole
I couldn't get no silver
I couldn't get no gold
you know that we're too damn poor
G D riff
to keep me from the gallows pole
[A]Hangma[D]n,[G] H[D]angman, [A]hold it a [D]little [G]while
[A]I think I [D]see my [G]brother comin'
[G]ridin a [D]many [G]mi[A]le[G] [A] [G] [A] [G] [A]
Brother you get me some silver, get a little gold
what did you bring me, my brother
to [G]keep me from the [D]gallows [G]po[A]le[G] [A]
brother I brought you some silver
I brought a little gold
I brought a little of everything
to [G]keep me from the [D]gallows p[G]ol[A]e[G] [A]
Yes I[C] brought[D] you
to [G]keep you from the[D] gallows [G]po[A]le[G] [A]
[A]Hangma[D]n,[G] H[D]angman, [A]turn your [D]head a [G]while
[A]I think I [D]see my [G]sister comin'
[G]ridin ma[D]ny a [G]mi[A]le [G]mi[A]le [G] m[A]ile[G] m[A]ile
Sister I emplore you take him by the hand
take him to some shady palace and
[G]save him from t[D]he wrath of [A]thi[G]s [A]man[G] [A] [G] [A]
please take him
[G]save him from t[D]he wrath[A] of[G] t[A]his[G] m[A]ad [G]ma[A]n
[A]Hangma[D]n,[G] H[D]angman, [A]on your fa[D]ce a sm[G]ile
[A]tell me [D]that I'm [G]free to ride
[G]ride for [D]many [G]mi[A]le [G]mi[A]le [G]mi[A]le[G] [A]
uh you've got a fine sister
she want my blood to boil
she want my blood to boil in her
[G]to keep you from the [D]gallows [G]po[A]le [G]po[A]le [G]po[A]le [G]po[A]le
Your brother brought me silver
and your sister want my soul
but now I laugh oh so hard
[G]she's swinging on the[D] gallows[G] p[A]ole[G], [A]yea[G]h[A] [G] [A]
but now I laugh oh so hard
[G]she's swinging on the[D] gallows[G] p[A]ole[G] p[A]ole[G] p[A]ole[G] [A]
swinging on the gallows pole
swinging on the gallows pole
swinging on the gallows pole pole pole pole pole pole pole
the solo...
~~~~~~ ~~~
 
 e|-------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|
 B|----)-----------17----)--|-------------------------------)---------------|
 G|--16----------------16---|--14---------------------14--16---16--14-------|
 D|-------------------------|-----------------14--16-------------------16---|
 A|-------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|
 E|-------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|

~~
 
 e|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------
 B|----------------)---------------------------------|----)-------------------
 G|--14------14--16---14-----------------14--16--14--|--16---16---------------
 D|-----------------------------14^16----------------|------------------------
 A|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------
 E|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------
 e|--------------------|--------------------------------------|---------------
 B|--------------------|--------)--------------)-----)-----)--|---------------
 G|---------14--16^14--|--14--16-----16--14--16----16----16---|--16--14-------
 D|--14^16-------------|--------------------------------------|-----------16--
 A|--------------------|--------------------------------------|---------------
 E|--------------------|--------------------------------------|---------------

~~
 
 e|--------------------------------14----|----17^14------14-------------------
 B|-------------------------)--14------17^14---------17------17--14-----------
 G|--16------14----16--14-16-------------|---------------------------17--16--X
 D|------16------------------------------|------------------------------------
 A|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------
 E|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------
 e|-----------------------|----------------------------------)--------)---|
 B|-----------)-----------|--------------------------------20-------20----|
 G|--14--14-16----16--14--|--16------14--16-----16------------------------|
 D|-----------------------|------16---------------------------------------|
 A|-----------------------|-----------------------------------------------|
 E|-----------------------|-----------------------------------------------|

~~~~
 
 e|----)-----)--------------------------|-------------------------------------
 B|--20----20----20--17-----------------|-------------------)-----------------
 G|----------------------18\------------|--------------14-16----16--14--(14)\-
 D|-------------------------------------|------14--16-------------------------
 A|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------
 E|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------

~~
 
 e|-------------------------------------------------------------|-------------
 B|-------------------------------------------------------------|-------------
 G|--17--17--17--17--16--14------16--------14---16--14--14--14--|--16--16--14-
 D|--------------------------16------16-------------------------|-------------
 A|-------------------------------------------------------------|-------------
 E|-------------------------------------------------------------|-------------
 e|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------
 B|--------20--19--17------19--17----------|----------------------------)-----
 G|-14-----------------17----------17--16--|--------------------------19------
 D|----------------------------------------|----19--17-----------/19----------
 A|----------------------------------------|------------19--17\16-------------
 E|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------

~~~
 
 e|----------|-----------------------------------------|----------------------
 B|----------|----)------------------------------------|--------------------17
 G|--17--19--|--19-----18------------------------------|--17------------------
 D|----------|-------------19-------19^17------17--19--|------19^17--19-------
 A|----------|-----------------------------19----------|----------------------
 E|----------|-----------------------------------------|----------------------

~~~
 
 e|------|------------------------------------------------|------------------|
 B|---)--|----------------)------------------17--17----)--|------17-----)----|
 G|-19---|--------------16------14-------------------16---|-----------16---16|
 D|------|------------------------------------------------|------------------|
 A|------|------------------------------------------------|------------------|
 E|------|------------------------------------------------|------------------|

~~
 
 e|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
 B|--------------------------------------|--17----)--------17--15------------|
 G|--14------14-------------------14-----|------16---14----------------------|
 D|------16------16^14-------/16---------|-----------------------------------|
 A|---------------------16^14------------|-----------------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------------|

~~
 
 e|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------
 B|--19--------20-19-17-----19-17--------|------------------------------------
 G|----------------------17-------17-16--|-----14----------------/14----------
 D|--------------------------------------|---------17--14-----------------/-16
 A|--------------------------------------|-----------------18\16--------------
 E|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------

~~
 
 e|-----------|------------------------)------|----)--------------------------
 B|--------)--|----------------------17-------|--17----16--14-------14------)-
 G|--14--16---|--14--16---14---16-------------|------------------------14-16--
 D|-----------|-------------------------------|-------------------------------
 A|-----------|-------------------------------|-------------------------------
 E|-----------|-------------------------------|-------------------------------

~~
 
 e|------------|----------------------|------------------------------------|
 B|------------|----------------------|-----------------)--------)-----19--|
 G|----14--16--|-----14-16-14----16---|------------17-19-------19----------|
 D|------------/16--------------------|-------19---------------------------|
 A|------------|----------------------|------------------------------------|
 E|------------|----------------------|------------------------------------|
 e|---------------------------------------------------|-----------------------
 B|---------------------------------------------------|-------X---)-----------
 G|--20--19--17----------------14--16^14------14--16--|--14-----16-----14-----
 D|----------------19-----/16-------------16----------|-----------------------
 A|---------------------------------------------------|-----------------------
 E|---------------------------------------------------|-----------------------
 e|----------------------------|---------------------------------------------
 B|----20--19--17------19--17--|---------------------------------------------
 G|----------------17----------|-----17--16--14---------------------------14-
 D|----------------------------|-----------------17--14-------------14-------
 A|----------------------------|-------------------------17--16--------16----
 E|----------------------------|---------------------------------------------
 e|---------|------------------------------17^14------14-----------------|----
 B|------)--|--14---------------------------------17------17--14---------|----
 G|-16-16---|------14--16--14--16^14--14--------------------------17--16-|--14
 D|---------|------------------------------------------------------------|----
 A|---------|------------------------------------------------------------|----
 E|---------|------------------------------------------------------------|----
 e|--------------------------------14--14--14--14------14--14--|----------
 B|---------------------------)----14--14----------)---14------|---17^14--
 G|------16------14--16--14-16-------------------16------------|----------
 D|--16------16------------------------------------------------|----------
 A|------------------------------------------------------------|----------
 E|------------------------------------------------------------|----------

~~~ ~~~
 
 e|--------------------------------------------|------)----------------------|
 B|--------------------------------------------|----10------8---10--------0--|
 G|--16-^-14------16----------14-----14\-------|-----------------------------|
 D|-----------16------16--16-------------------|-----------------------------|
 A|--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
 E|--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------|

~~~
 
 e|---------------------------------|--------------------10^7-----------------
 B|--10^9------9--10--12-9^10-------|---8^7-----7--8--0--------8^7------------
 G|--------11-----------------------|--------9----------------------9--7--6---
 D|---------------------------------|----------------------------------------7
 A|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------
 E|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------

fade out
 
 e|-------|---------------------------------|----------------------)----------
 B|-------|------------------------------)--|-----------------10-12-----10--12
 G|--7^6--|--7^6---------------------7--5---|------------/11------------------
 D|-------|-------7--5----------------------|-7----7--------------------------
 A|-------|-------------7--5--4-------------|---------------------------------
 E|-------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------


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