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hjdescad
12-05-2011, 04:37 PM
Does anyone know the guitar tabs to this song?

Gary W
12-05-2011, 05:43 PM
You can hear the song at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhd0wOACwQg
The volume isn't very loud so you gotta turn it up.

This is how I do it:

Legend of The Parlangua – Cahoots

Capo 4th fret

[Am]// // // // [Am]// // // //
[Am]// // // // [Am]// // [G]// [Am]//
[Am]// // // // [Am]// // [G]// [Am]// // // //

[Am] Down in the bayous of [C] Louisiana,
Where the [G] swamp moss grows on the [Am] back of your hand.
Papa set out from our [C] one-room shack,
[G] Said he went fishin' but he [Am] never came back.

And Mama said "Son, don't you [C] ever go out
To [G] Leroux swamp when the [Am] sun goes down.
A creature’s down there called the [C] Parlangua,
He’s [G] got your brother, now he's [Am] got your Pa.”

The [C] Parlangua's the [G] swamp boogie man
[Am] Half alligator and the [F] other half -[C]-man.
[Em] Son don't go when you [F] hear the call:
Of the [Am] swamp water booger, the [Em] Parlan-[Am]-gua
// // // // // // [G]// [Am]// // // //

[Am] I told my mama, "Gotta [C] make things right,
Going [G] huntin' down in Leroux [Am] swamp tonight.
The stories that the old men [C] told to me,
You gotta [G] stick it with a stick from a [Am] sweet gum tree."

A whippoorwill cried and I [C] prayed to God,
Then I [G] headed for the swamp in a [Am] cold gray fog.
Hours passed, it was [C] drizzling' rain,
When I [G] realized that I had [Am] lost my way.

The [C] Parlangua's the [G] swamp boogie man
[Am] Half alligator and the [F] other half -[C]-man.
[Em] Son don't go when you [F] hear the call:
Of the [Am] swamp water booger, the [Em] Parlan-[Am]-gua
// // // // // // [G]// [Am]// // // //

[Am] A chillin' fear in-[C]-side of me
As I [G] whittled off a stick from a [Am] sweet gum tree.
Spanish moss hanging [C] all around,
[G] Stoppin' to listen at [Am] every sound.

I [Em] stumbled and fell tangled [Am] up in vines,
[C] Fear and panic shootin' [Am] through my mind.
[Em] Tried to rise and then I [Am] heard him [F] scream
The [C] Parlangua standin’ [Em] over [Am] me
// // // // // // [G]// [Am]//
[Am]// // // // [Am]// // [G]// [Am]// // // //

[Am] Down on the bayous of [C] Lousiana,
Where the [G] swamp moss grows on the [Am] back of your [F] hand
My [Am] mama lives alone in a [C] one-room shack
Her [G] boy went huntin' but he [Em] never came [Am] back

And the [C] Parlangua's the [G] swamp boogie man
He’s [Am] Half alligator and the [F] other half -[C]-man.
[Em] Son don't go when you [F] hear the call:
Of the [Am] swamp water booger, the [Em] Parlan-[Am]-gua (Parlangua)
The Parlangua (Parlangua)