johnMayer

How to play
"Why Georgia"
on guitar

Get Tuned:

The section markers in the video correlate to the section markers in the tab below to get you learning the song as quickly as possible.

Standard Tuning (E A D G B E)

Intro

e[-----------------------------]
b[----3----3-------------------]
g[----0h2--0-------0-----------]
d[---------------4-----4h5-----]
a[---------------5---5---------]
e[--3--------------------------]
				

Intro pt.2

e[------------------------------------------------------------------]
b[-----3----3--------3------3------3----3---3-------3------3-----0--]
g[-----2----2p0------2p0----2p0----2h4--2---2p0-----2p0----2p0---2h4]
d[--------------2p0-----------------------------2p0-----------------]
a[--3----3---------------3------3---------3------------3-------3----]
e[------------------------------------------------------------------]


my lick at 0:42 in the Youtube video
e[-----------------------------]
b[-----------------------------]
g[---4p2p0----0----------------]
d[---------4-----2p0-----------]
a[--------------------2p0------]
e[-----------------------------]
				
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Pre-Chorus

e[---0---3----3---3------0---3---3-------] 
b[---3---3----3---3------3---3---3---2---] 
g[---0---2----0---0------0---2---0---2---] 
d[---2---0----0---2------2---0---0---2---] 
a[---2---0----2---3------2---0---2---0---] 
e[---0---2----3----------0---2---3-------] 
				

Chorus

e[-----------3------------3------------3------1---3---] 
b[---3---2---3----3---2---3----3---2---3------1---3---]
g[---2---2---0----2---2---0----2---2---0------2---0---]
d[---0---2---0----0---2---2----0---2---0------3---2---]
a[-------0---2--------0---2--------0---2----------3---]
e[-----------3------------0------------3------1-------] 

				

Bridge

e[---3-------3-------------------------------3---3---0---3--------
b[---3---3---3-------------------------------3---3---3---3--------
g[---0---0---0----------5---7---5------------0---0---0---0--------
d[---0---4---0------5---3---5---3---(x2)-----0---2---4---x---(x2)-
a[---2---2---2------3---1---3---1------------2---3---5---3--------
e[---3---3---3------1------------------------3--------------------
              
---------------0------]
---8-----3-----1---3--]
---7-----0-----0---0--]
---9-----4-----3---2--]
---7-----5-----3---3--]
----------------------]
				

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