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Four Walls Of Raiford Tab (ver 2) - Lynyrd Skynyrd


 
Four Walls Of Raiford Tab
Four Walls Of Raiford
Lynyrd Skynyrd

Based on: Stone Phoenix/Reid Garner - Four Walls of Raiford ( Lynyrd Skynyrd Cover)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BzqRC_6FEE
With a few changes (not really much)

Open Eb Tune, but you can put on Open D, and use a capo on 1st fret
(W/ Slide)

Intro:
    
Eb|--2/4--0---------0--11/12~------------------------------------------------|
Bb|---------2p0---0----11/12~-------7----------------------------------------|
G |----------------------------5/7~------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------5/7~----0-3\2-0---0---------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0----0-----0------0-----------------------0-----------------------------|
 
     
Eb|----------------------------------11----/12-12~---------------------------|
Bb|-----------11----/12-12~-------------11-/12-12~---------------------------|
G |--------------11-/12------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0----------------0-3\2-0----------------0-3\2-0-------------------|

Verse 1:

Eb|-----------------------------4-2p0----------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------2----------p0------------------------|
G |--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-------0---------------------------0--------------------------------------|
Well them four walls of Raiford,         closing in on me

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---5/7~-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---5/7~--------------------------3/5---3/2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
Doin' three to five hard labor, for armed robbery

Eb|------------------------11/12---------------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------11/12---------------------------------------------|
G |------------------------11/12---------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0-----------------------------------------------------------------|
     I had two years behind,      but I could not wait the time

Eb|----------------------------------/3-0------------------------------------|
Bb|--------7~----------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---5/7~-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---5/7~--------------------------------3\2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
Every time I thought about it, well I died some more inside
 
Eb|--------------------------------11---/12-12~------------------------------|
Bb|-----------11---/12-12~------------11/12-12~------------------------------|
G |--------------11/12-------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0--------------0-3\2-0--------------------------------------------|

Verse 2:
Eb|-----------------------------4-2p0----------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------2----------p0------------------------|
G |--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0--------------------------0--------------------------------------|
And I had stripes on my back,          memories that hurt

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---5/7~-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---5/7~--------------------------3/5---3/2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
For the only time I seen sunshine is when I hit the dirt

Eb|-------------------------------11/12--------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------11/12--------------------------------------|
G |-------------------------------11/12---------------------11/12------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------12~--------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0-----------------------------------------------------------------|
Diggin' ditches for the chain gang,     sleepin' in the cold

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---5/7~-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---5/7~--------------------------3/5---3/2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
Oh lord please forgive me     for I could not wait no more

Eb|--------------------------------11---/12-12~------------------------------|
Bb|-----------11---/12-12~------------11/12-12~------------------------------|
G |--------------11/12-------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0--------------0-3\2-0--------------------------------------------|

Chorus 1:

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------4-2p0-------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------2-0---------|
G |----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------0--------------------------------|
And I comin' home to see you Jesus, Well it feels so close this time

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------7~----------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------5/7--------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------5/7--------------------3/5-3\2-0---0-----------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------------0-------------------------------|
Please take mercy on this soldier, From the Florida-Georgia line

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------4-2p0-------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------2-0---------|
G |----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------0--------------------------------|
When they find me they must kill me,     Oh Jesus save my soul

Eb|--------------------------------------/3-0--------------------------------|
Bb|-------------7~-----------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------5/7--------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------5/7-------------------------------3\2-0---0----------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------------------0------------------------|
I can't go back down to Raiford, I can't take that anymore

Solo:

Eb|--------------------------------------------11---/12-12~------------------|
Bb|--2--0--0-------------11---/12-12~-------------11/12----------------------|
G |-------------------------11/12--------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------3\2-0---0------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------0--------0-----------------0-3\2-0--------------------------------|

Eb|--------12~-12------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--11/12-------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------11/12-----/12~-\-/-\------------7~-------5~----------------|
Eb|---------------------12~------------12~--5-5/7----5-5/7----3/5-3\2-0---0--|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------0----|

Eb|-------------4-2p0-----12-----------------7~------5~--0-2/3-0-------------|
Bb|-------------------2-0----12---------5-5/----5-5/-------------------------|
G |-----------------------------/12------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------0----------------------12~--------------------------3\2-0---0---|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0-----------------------------------------------------------0-----|

Eb|---------------------------------------------11---/12-12~-----------------|
Bb|--2--0--0--0------------11---/12-12~------------11/12---------------------|
G |---------------------------11/12------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------3\2-0---0---------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------0-----------0----------------0-3\2-0------------------------------|

Verse 3:

Eb|-----------------------------------4-2p0----------------------------------|
Bb|-----------------------------------------0-2------------------------p0----|
G |--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------0---------------------------------------------------------------|
  Well these last few years behind me,            Oh lord, have been so sad

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |------5/7~----------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|------5/7~-------------------3/5-3\2-0---0--------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------0------------------0-3\2-0---------|
I fought proudly for my country when the times were bad

Eb|-----------12-------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------12\---------------------------------------------------------|
G |------------------/12-----------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------12~-------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Now they say I'm guilty,     when they find me I must die

Eb|----------------------------------/3-0------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------5/7~-------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------5/7~--------------------------3\2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
Only me and Jesus know that I never stole a dime

Eb|--------------------------------11---/12-12~------------------------------|
Bb|-----------11---/12-12~------------11/12-12~------------------------------|
G |--------------11/12-------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0--------------0-3\2-0--------------------------------------------|

Verse 4:
Eb|-----------------------------4-2p0----------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------2-------------------------p0---------|
G |--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0--------------------------0--------------------------------------|
Well when Vietnam was over             there was no work here for me

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |--5/7~--------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--5/7~----------------------------3/5--3\2-0---0--------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------0----------------------------|
I had a pretty wife awaitin' and two kids I had to feed

Eb|----------------------------------8/10------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------8/10--12\-------------------------------|
G |--------------------------------------------/12---------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------------------12~-----------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0-----------------------------------------------------------------|
Well I'm one of America's heroes and when they shoot me down

Eb|---------------------------------/3-0-------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |-------7~-----------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---5/7--------------------------------3\2-0---0---------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------0-----------------------------|
Won't fly old glory proudly, put my medals in the ground

Eb|----------------------------------11----/12-12~---------------------------|
Bb|-----------11----/12-12~-------------11-/12-12~---------------------------|
G |--------------11-/12------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--0-3\2-0----------------0-3\2-0------------------------------------------|

Chorus 2:

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------4-2p0-------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------2-0---------|
G |----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------0--------------------------------|
And I comin' home to see you Jesus, Well it feels so close this time

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |-------------7~-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------5/7--------------------3/5-3\2-0---0-----------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------------0-------------------------------|
Please take mercy on this soldier, From the Florida-Georgia line

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------4-2p0-------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------2-0---------|
G |----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------3/5-------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------0--------------------------------|
When they find me they must kill me,     Oh Jesus save my soul

Eb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |-------------7~-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------5/7---------3/5---------------3\2-3\2-0---0----------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------------------0------------------------|
I can't go back down to Raiford, I can't take that anymore

End:

Eb|------------------------3/12~---------------------------------------------|
Bb|--2--0--0--0------------3/12~---------------------------------------------|
G |------------------------3/12~---------------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------3\2-0---0--3/12~---------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--------0----------0------------------------------------------------------|

 
 
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About the artist behind Four Walls Of Raiford Tab:

Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced /ˌlɛnɚdˈskɪnɝd/,Leh-Nerd Skin-Nerd) is an American Southern rock band. The band became prominent in the Southern United States in 1973, and rose to worldwide recognition before several members, including lead vocalist and primary songwriter Ronnie Van Zant, were killed in a plane crash in 1977 near McComb, Mississippi. A tribute band was formed in 1987 for a reunion tour with Johnny Van Zant, Ronnie's younger brother, at the helm, and continues to record music today.

The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on March 13, 2006, with members Gary Rossington and Billy Powell, former members Ed King, Bob Burns, and Artimus Pyle, and deceased members Ronnie Van Zant, Allen Collins, Steve Gaines, and Leon Wilkeson.

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