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Blizzard of ‘77

Nada Surf

 

Capo 3

 

Strum:

D D D D D D D DU

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Verse Progression:
  E9      E6    Asus4 A       G       G9    D/A           
e|2-2-2-2-2-0-0-0-|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|----------------|
B|0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-|3-3-3-2-2-2-2-2-|0-0-0-0-0-------|3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
G|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2*|
D|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4*|
A|2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|----------------|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
E|0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|----------------|3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|----------------|

 

Intro:  Verse Progression x2

 

Verse 1:

In blizzard of ’77
the cars were just lumps on the snow
and then later
tripping in 7-11
the shelves were stretching out of control

 

On a plane ride
the more it shakes
the more I have to let go
Now the signals
still getting all mixed up
we’re always doing damage control

 

Chorus:

                 Em                           D

But in the middle of the night, I worry

                         G
it’s blurry even without light

                 Em                           D

But in the middle of the night, I worry

                         G               G/F#  Em  D
it’s blurry even without light

 

 

Verse 2:
I know I have got a negative edge
that’s why I sharpen all the others a lot
It’s like flowers or ladybugs
pretty weeds or red beetles with dots

Chorus

 

G   G/F#                     Em            D
         I miss you more than i knew
G   G/F#                     Em            D
         I miss you more than i knew

G   G/F#                     Em            D
         I miss you more than i knew

 

G (hold)


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.