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Rollin' Of the Sea - The Irish Descendants
 
Intro
 
Em   Am  C  Bm
 
 
Verse
        E                          A        
Oh I hear the fifes a playin' high above the misty headlines.
        E                             F#m            B
A-hum the drums are drummin' down the long and briny shore.
        E                                 A     
My heart knows what they're sayin' get in step and follow me boy.
        E                                   B                 E
It's a song that they've been singin' for a thousand years or more.
 
 
Intro
 
 
Chorus
       E                      A    
Oh the rollin' of the sea, is beckonin' to me.
       E                                        F#m        B
I say come my son, I'll show you things, you've never seen before.
       E                          A
Come set your spirit free, on the winds of history.
E                                                     B
Hoist your sails, and charge a course, and go out and explore.
       E                      A
Oh the rollin' of the sea, is beckonin' to me.
E                                  B   E 
Come home to Newfoundland and Labrador-or.
 
 
Solo
 
E:------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B:---------------9---------9-------------------------9-9------9-9---------|
G:----------9-11---11-9-11---11-9---------------9-11-----11-9-----11-9-11-|
D:--9-9-9-9-----------------------11----9-9-9-9---------------------------|
A:------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E:------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 
E:---------------------------------------------------------------------|
B:---------------9---------9-------------------------9-9---------9-----|
G:----------9-11---11-9-11---11-9---------------9-11-----11-9-11---11-9|
D:--9-9-9-9-----------------------11----9-9-9-9------------------------|
A:---------------------------------------------------------------------|
E:---------------------------------------------------------------------|
 
 
Bridge
          A             E          F#m           A
Well I've always been a rover, I'd never settled down.
  A                        E         F#m            B
I searched the whole world over, for things I never found.
      A              E              F#m               A
Now I hear the ocean callin' with a voice so loud and strong.
E               A             A            B   E
Come on back to Newfoundland, that's where you belong.
 
 
Intro
 
 
Chorus w/ key change (repeat and fade-out)
       D                      G    
Oh the rollin' of the sea, is beckonin' to me.
       D                                        Em         A
I say come my son, I'll show you things, you've never seen before.
       D                          G
Come set your spirit free, on the winds of history.
D                                                     A
Hoist your sails, and charge a course, and go out and explore.
       D                      G
Oh the rollin' of the sea, is beckonin' to me.
D                                  A   D 

Come home to Newfoundland and Labrador-or.