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New River chords by The Oh Hellos

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  • Capo on 7th

Tuning: Standard (E chord diagramEE A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD G chord diagramGG B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE)

Key: Bm chord diagramBmBm

Difficulty: Intermediate

Silly chords (asterisks denote less common variations):
G6 chord diagramG6G6: 320000
G6 chord diagramG6G6*: 320030
Asus2sus4: x02430
Aadd9 chord diagramAadd9Aadd9: x02420
Asus4 chord diagramAsus4Asus4: x02230
Asus4 chord diagramAsus4Asus4*: x00230
G69 chord diagramG69G69: 320230

Double asterisks denote chords in which only the lowest three strings are played, i.e. Gsus4 chord diagramGsus4Gsus4** = 330xxx

In the outro, add 11ths and 9ths to taste.

Intro:
Em chord diagramEmEm

Verse 1:
Em chord diagramEmEm            G6 chord diagramG6G6*                    Asus2sus4              Aadd9 chord diagramAadd9Aadd9
   It took forever and a day for the canyons and coasts to erode away
       Em chord diagramEmEm                    G6 chord diagramG6G6*                Asus4 chord diagramAsus4Asus4      A chord diagramAA
By the weight of the ocean's cyclical motion they swayed

Em chord diagramEmEm                G6 chord diagramG6G6*              Asus2sus4               Aadd9 chord diagramAadd9Aadd9
   And though the eons may pass as slow as the sands of an hourglass
      Em chord diagramEmEm                                   G6 chord diagramG6G6*                 Asus4 chord diagramAsus4Asus4*      A chord diagramAA
Every grain that we've counted claims that even the mountains can change

Chorus:
G chord diagramGG                                  F chord diagramFF
  Let it come down, let it come down
                             G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!
                                 F chord diagramFF
Let it come down, let it come down
                  C chord diagramCC          Em chord diagramEmEm
Let it make in you a new river!

Interlude 1:
Em chord diagramEmEm Bm chord diagramBmBm Asus2sus4 A chord diagramAA

Verse 2:
Em chord diagramEmEm            G6 chord diagramG6G6                            Asus2 chord diagramAsus2Asus2                 A chord diagramAA
   I know the winds from the south have the waves riled up like a hungry mouth
         Em chord diagramEmEm                         G6 chord diagramG6G6*                               Asus4 chord diagramAsus4Asus4   A chord diagramAA
And your stomach goes hollow at the thought that it could swallow you whole

Em chord diagramEmEm             G6 chord diagramG6G6                                  Asus2 chord diagramAsus2Asus2                       A chord diagramAA
   Well, it'll rain for forty days and nights, and nothing you do can slow the rising tides
        Em chord diagramEmEm                               G6 chord diagramG6G6
But the river takes her shape from every tempest she abides
         A7sus2 chord diagramA7sus2A7sus2              Asus2 chord diagramAsus2Asus2
And like her, you'll be made new again

Interlude 2:
G69 chord diagramG69G69 Bm chord diagramBmBm Asus2sus4 A chord diagramAA

Chorus:
G chord diagramGG**                                C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG**
  Let it come down, let it come down
                             G chord diagramGG**
Let it make in you a new river!
                                 Gsus4 chord diagramGsus4Gsus4**
Let it come down, let it come down
                  Gsus2 chord diagramGsus2Gsus2**    G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!
                                 F chord diagramFF
Let it come down, let it come down
                  C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!
                                 F chord diagramFF
Let it come down, let it come down
                  C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!

G chord diagramGG Gadd11 G chord diagramGG Gadd11 F chord diagramFF C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG x2

G chord diagramGG                                  F chord diagramFF
  Let it come down, let it come down
                  C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!
                                 F chord diagramFF
Let it come down, let it come down
                  C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG
Let it make in you a new river!

Outro:
G chord diagramGG
G chord diagramGG F chord diagramFF C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG
C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG F chord diagramFF
C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG F chord diagramFF C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG

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