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Xtc guitar chords for Thanks for christmas

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Thanks for Christmas – XTC  (The Three Wise Men)

Originally released by XTC under the alias “The Three Wise Men” - 1983
Kaspar/Melchior/Balthazar (aka Partridge/Moulding/Gregory)

Later released on the XTC rare cuts collection “Rag and Bone Buffet” - 1990
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DBJRSMP8Uw

Chords   EADGBe
C chord diagramCC        x32010  or  335553
Db chord diagramDbDb       x46664
D chord diagramDD        xx0232
Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm      x68876
F chord diagramFF        133211
F chord diagramFF/A chord diagramAA      x03211  or  587565
Gb chord diagramGbGb       244322
Gbm chord diagramGbmGbm      244222
G chord diagramGG        320003  or  355433
G7 chord diagramG7G7       320001
A chord diagramAA        x02220
Am chord diagramAmAm       x02210
Ab chord diagramAbAb       466544
Abm chord diagramAbmAbm      466444
Bb chord diagramBbBb       x13331  or  688766
Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm      x13321  or  688666

122 BPM
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[Intro - Piccolo Trumpet]
  C chord diagramCC               G7 chord diagramG7G7               C chord diagramCC       F chord diagramFF          C chord diagramCC     G chord diagramGG     C chord diagramCC
e|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|
B|---------------|---------------|---------------|--------------0-1-----|
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------0-2---------|
D|----5--3-2-0---|-0--0-2--3-----|---------------|----0-2-3-------------|
A|-3-----------3-|------------2--|-3--3-2-0--0-2-|-3--------------------|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------------|

[Intro]
C chord diagramCC   G7 chord diagramG7G7   C chord diagramCC   F chord diagramFF   C chord diagramCC G chord diagramGG C chord diagramCC

[Chorus]
C chord diagramCC          Am chord diagramAmAm
Thanks for Christmas
C chord diagramCC                 Am chord diagramAmAm                        Dm chord diagramDmDm      G chord diagramGG     Dm chord diagramDmDm  G chord diagramGG
Thank you for the love and happiness that's snowing down, all around
(notes: G chord diagramGG A chord diagramAA Bb chord diagramBbBb B chord diagramBB C chord diagramCC Db chord diagramDbDb D chord diagramDD Eb chord diagramEbEb )

C chord diagramCC          Am chord diagramAmAm
Thanks for Christmas
C chord diagramCC                 Am chord diagramAmAm                         Dm chord diagramDmDm      G chord diagramGG     Dm chord diagramDmDm  Ab chord diagramAbAb
Thank you for the winter friendliness that's snowing down, all around the world

[Verse 1]
Bb chord diagramBbBb   F chord diagramFF/A chord diagramAA     Ab chord diagramAbAb         Db chord diagramDbDb                 Gb chord diagramGbGb
It's nearer, children's eyes shine clearer now
                            Gbm chord diagramGbmGbm
As they decorate the trees, all across the seven seas
Bb chord diagramBbBb   F chord diagramFF/A chord diagramAA     Ab chord diagramAbAb       Db chord diagramDbDb                 Gb chord diagramGbGb
It's nearer, yule log fires burn clearer now
                            G chord diagramGG
In the winter's frosty air, sing with us and we can share our

[Chorus]
C chord diagramCC          Am chord diagramAmAm
Thanks for Christmas
C chord diagramCC                 Am chord diagramAmAm                        Dm chord diagramDmDm      G chord diagramGG     Dm chord diagramDmDm  G chord diagramGG
Thank you for the love and happiness that's snowing down, all around
(notes: G chord diagramGG A chord diagramAA Bb chord diagramBbBb B chord diagramBB C chord diagramCC Db chord diagramDbDb D chord diagramDD Eb chord diagramEbEb )

C chord diagramCC          Am chord diagramAmAm
Thanks for Christmas
C chord diagramCC                 Am chord diagramAmAm                         Dm chord diagramDmDm      G chord diagramGG     Dm chord diagramDmDm  Ab chord diagramAbAb
Thank you for the winter friendliness that's snowing down, all around the world

[Verse 2]
Bb chord diagramBbBb   F chord diagramFF/A chord diagramAA      Ab chord diagramAbAb      Db chord diagramDbDb               Gb chord diagramGbGb
It's dawning, Santa's reindeer yawning now
                                Gbm chord diagramGbmGbm
All their festive work is done, filling houses up with fun
Bb chord diagramBbBb   F chord diagramFF/A chord diagramAA      Ab chord diagramAbAb      Db chord diagramDbDb                Gb chord diagramGbGb
It's dawning, here is Christmas morning now
                              G chord diagramGG
Greatest day of all the year, listen out and you will hear our

[TRANSITION]
C chord diagramCC          Am chord diagramAmAm
Thanks for Christmas

[Bridge] – key change
D chord diagramDD           Em chord diagramEmEm              G chord diagramGG             D chord diagramDD A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD
It's such a shame it's only one day every year
D chord diagramDD                 Em chord diagramEmEm              G chord diagramGG                  D chord diagramDD A chord diagramAA
Three hundred and sixty-four days full of doubts and fear
C chord diagramCC                            Cm chord diagramCmCm         C chord diagramCC                      Ab chord diagramAbAb
You've been saving your love up, let it out, 'cos Christmas is here

[Chorus] up one semi-tone
Db chord diagramDbDb         Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm
Thanks for Christmas
Db chord diagramDbDb                Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm                       Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm     Ab chord diagramAbAb    Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm Ab chord diagramAbAb
Thank you for the love and happiness that's snowing down, all around
Db chord diagramDbDb         Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm
Thanks for Christmas
Db chord diagramDbDb                Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm                        Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm     Ab chord diagramAbAb    Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm Ab chord diagramAbAb
Thank you for the winter friendliness that's snowing down, all around the world

[Outro]
Db chord diagramDbDb         Bbm chord diagramBbmBbm

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