A Bushman Can't Survive Uke tab by John Williamson

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INTRO:

E chordE A chordA B chordB E chordE


VERSE:

E chordE A chordA E chordE
A chordA city girl is happy with her friends and family life
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
Appreciates a wine with him at night
E chordE A chordA E chordE
She tries to find the sparkle she searches but it's gone
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
With lots of love she hopes he'll be alright
E chordE A chordA
Her man has gone all quiet he's not at ease
B7 chordB7 E chordE
He doesn't feel at home he's hard to please
E chordE A chordA
He get's itchy feet he's tired of noises in the street
B7 chordB7 E chordE
He needs to walk for hours through the trees

CHORUS:

E chordE A chordA
No a bushman can't survive on city lights
B7 chordB7 E chordE
Opera rock n roll and height of heights
E chordE E chordE
His moon shines on the silver brigalow
A chordA A chordA
Shimmers down the inland river flow
B7 chordB7 B7 chordB7 E chordE
Out there where the yellow belly bite

INSTR: E chordE A chordA A chordA B7 chordB7 B7 chordB7 E chordE E chordE

VERSE:

E chordE A chordA E chordE
He's working with his hands today on a building site
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
He can smell the cypress on the floors
E chordE A chordA E chordE
It takes him to a sandy ridge out amongst the pines
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
No shearin' no ploughin' anymore
E chordE E chordE A chordA
His kelpie dog is tired and fast asleep
B7 chordB7 E chordE
Tired of searching gardens for the sheep
E chordE A chordA
His master doesn't whistle tunes he's not in the mood
B7 chordB7 E chordE
His love for open spaces runs too deep


CHORUS:

E chordE A chordA
No a bushman can't survive on city lights
B7 chordB7 E chordE
Opera rock n roll and height of heights
E chordE E chordE
His moon shines on the silver brigalow
A chordA A chordA
Shimmers down the inland river flow
B7 chordB7 B7 chordB7 E chordE
Out there where the yellow belly bite


VERSE:

E chordE A chordA E chordE
He tries to please his woman the lady of his life
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
He's standing at a party with a plate
E chordE A chordA E chordE
She finds him on the balcony staring at the moon
E chordE B7 chordB7 E chordE
An old familar face he can relate

CHORUS:

E chordE A chordA
No a bushman can't survive on city lights
B7 chordB7 E chordE
Opera rock n roll and height of heights
E chordE E chordE
His moon shines on the silver brigalow
A chordA A chordA
Shimmers down the inland river flow
B7 chordB7 B7 chordB7 E chordE
Out there where the yellow belly bite
E chordE
His moon shines on the silver brigalow
A chordA A chordA
Shimmers down the inland river flow
B7 chordB7 E chordE
Out there where the yellow belly bite

OUTRO:

E chordE A chordA B7 chordB7 B7 chordB7 E chordE

 

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