Valley Winter Song [Fountains of Wayne]

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    Valley Winter Song
    Artist: Fountains of Wayne
    bpm= 88/92

    Note:
    >Capo 3rd fret [chord shapes named relative to capo].
    >C2= C add9
    >'-'= 1 bar
    >1/2 bar at end of choruses 1 & 3.

    Intro [0:00]
    >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
    G Bm- C C2 C C2- (x4)

    Verse [0:21]
    Em..............C-..............G-................
    ...Hey sweet Annie, don't take it so bad
    D-..........................................A7-
    ..you know the summer's coming soon.
    .................C...............D-.................Bm..............C-
    Though the interstate is choking under salt and dirty sand,
    .........Am-.......................................C-......
    and it seems the sun is hiding from the moon.

    Section B [0:43]
    G..............C2-...............D..............G-
    Your daddy told you when you were a girl,
    ......B7-...............................................C-....
    the kind of things that come to those who wait.
    .....C..........G-.........C...............G-..............
    So give it a rest girl, take a deep breath girl,
    Am- .................................C-.....
    meet me at the Bay State tonight.

    Chorus [1:04]
    ......D-...............................C......................G-...
    The snow is coming down on our New England town,
    ......D-............................Am-...
    and it's been falling all day long.
    C................D-.....C..............Em-....
    What else is new? What can I do?
    ...C -................................C..D-[*1/2 bar]...
    I wrote a valley winter song to play for...........
    (G Bm- C C2 C C2- [2x])
    you.

    Verse [1:35]
    Em...............C...............G-.......................
    ...And late December, can drag a man down,
    D-................................A7-....
    ..you feel it deep in your gut.
    C......................D-....................Bm............C-...
    ..Short days and afternoons spent pottering around,
    ........Am-...........................................C-....
    in a dark house with the windows painted shut.

    Section B [1:56]
    G................C-...........D............G-...
    ..Remember New York staring outside
    B7-......................................C-....
    ..as wreckless winter made its way;
    C..................G-.............C...............G-...
    from Staten Island to the Upper West Side,
    Am-........................................C-....
    whiting out our streets along the way.

    Chorus [2:17]
    ......D-...............................C......................G-...
    The snow is coming down on our New England town,
    ......D-............................Am-....
    and it's been falling all day long.
    C................D-.....C..............Em-...
    What else is new? What can I do?
    ......C-.................................C.............(D)-.........
    but sing this valley winter song............ I wrote for

    Solo [2:39]
    G...C-G-D-A7-C D-Bm C-Am-C-
    you.

    Chorus [3:00]
    ......D-...............................C......................G-...
    The snow is coming down on our New England town,
    ......D-...........................Am-...
    and it's been falling all day long.
    C................D-.....C.............Em-....
    What else is new? What can I do?
    .....C -..................................C D-[*1/2 bar]...
    But sing this valley winter song I wrote for..........
    G Bm- C C2-G {fin 3:25}
    you.


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