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This song has some great git fiddle licks in it and I need help finding it on the net to get the tab this Dude can buz a git fiddle.Any Ideas would help.I have no idea who he is,but as a want to be guitar player I only dream to learn this one.This dude gets'er done. Please help and listen to it if you have not yet.

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DESPARATE MAN BLUES

JOHN FAHEY

d|2-------------------2-----------3-----------2-------------------|

B|1-----------1---------------1------1----------------1-----------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|0-------------------------------------------------------0-------|

B|0-----------------------0-----------------------0-------0-------|

G|--------------------------------0-------------------------------|

D|------------------------0-------5-------5-------0---------------|

G|0-------0-------0---------------------------------------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|--------2-----------2-----------3-----------2-------------------|

B|(1)---------1---------------1-------1---------------1-----------|

G|---------------------------------------(0)----------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|0-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|

B|0-----------------------0-------0-----------0--------------(0)--|

G|------------------------0---------------------------------------|

D|------------------------------------------------0---------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---------------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|--------2-----------2-----------3-----------2-------------------|

B|------------1---------------1-------1---------------1-----------|

G|---------------------------------------(0)----------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|0---------------------------------------------------------------|

B|0-----------------------0---------------------------------------|

G|--------------------------------0-----------------------0-------|

D|------------------------------------------------0--h2-----------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

start A

vvv v

d|----------------------------------------------------------------|

B|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|3---------------0-------------------------------0---------------|

D|--------------------------------2-------------------------------|

G|--------0---------------0---------------0---------------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|----------------------------------------------------------------|

B|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|3---------------------------------------------------------------|

D|------------0-------0-------0-------3-------3-------3-------3---|

G|--------0-------0-------0-------3-------3-------3-------3-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|----------------------------------------------------------------|

B|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|3-----------0---------------------------0-------------------0---|

D|----0---------------------------0--h2---------------0--h2-------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

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* End A

d|----------------------------------------------------------------|

B|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|----------------------------0-----------------------------------|

D|--------------------0--h2-----------------------0--h2-----------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

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Repeat A; d|----------------------------------|

B|------------0-----------------------------|

G|------------------------------------------|

D|------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-----------------|

D|------------------------------------------|

3 . . . 4 . . .

Repeat from start

d|----------------------------------|

B|------------0-----------------------|

G|--------------------0---------------|

D|--------------------0---------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-----------|

D|------------------------------------|

3 . . . 4 . . .

(B)

d|--------2-----------2-----------2-------------------2-----------|

B|--------1---1---------------1---------------1--h3-----------0---|

G|------------------------------------------------------------0---|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|0-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|

B|0-----------------------0-------0-----------0-------0-----------|

G|------------------------0-------------------0-------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|--------2-----------2-----------2-------------------2-----------|

B|(1)-----1---1---------------1-------------------3---------------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|(5)-----5---------------5-------5-------------------0-----------|

B|(3)-----3---------------3-------3-----------3-------------------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

Repeat from B

d|------------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|

B|--------3---------------------------------------------------0---|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|--------0---------------0---------------0---------------0-------|

G|5---------------5---------------5---------------5---------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|0-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|

B|0-----------------------0-------0-----------0-------0-----------|

G|------------------------0-------------------0-------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

Repeat last two bars

d|--------------------------------7-----------7-------------------|

B|---------------------------(8)------7---------------7-----------|

G|--------7---h9------7--h9---------------7---------------7-------|

D|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|5-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|

B|3-----------------------0-------0-----------0-------0-----------|

G|------------------------0-------------------0-------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|--------------------------------7-----------7-------------------|

B|---------------------------(8)------7---------------7-----------|

G|--------7---h9------7--h9---------------7---------------7-------|

D|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|5-----------------------5-------5-------------------0-----------|

B|3-----------------------3-------3-----------0-------0-----------|

G|--------------------------------------------0-------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

Next bar 3/4 timing

Start C

d|------------5---------------5---------------4---|

B|----5---------------5---------------5-------3---|

G|------------------------------------------------|

D|--------5---------------5---------------5-------|

G|5---------------5---------------5---------------|

D|------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . .

d|s5--5-----------5---------------5-----------5---5---------------|

B|----3-----------3---------------3-----------3---3-------3--p0---|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|--------0---------------0---------------0---------------0-------|

G|0---------------0---------------0---------------0---------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

End C

Repeat C

d|------------7---------------7----------10-------9--p8-----------|

B|----7---------------7-------------------------------------------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|--------7---------------7---------------7---------------7-------|

G|7---------------7---------------7---------------7---------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

Repeat C

Repear second bar of C

(D)

d|--------0-----------0-------------------0-----------0-----------|

B|3-----------3-----------3-------2-----------2-----------2-------|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

d|--------0-----------0-------------------------------------------|

B|1-----------1-----------1-------0-------------------3-------0---|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

G|0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------|

D|----------------------------------------------------------------|

1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .

Repeat Last two bars

Play from start through to second repeat of A then from B

After reaching end play from start of C to start of D slowing and

finishing.

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