Goodbye Farewell (Larry Norman song) with Lyrics and Chords

From our Numubu webcast

on 26th April 2014: our cover of Larry Norman’s beautiful song “Goodbye Farewell”

Samuel is playing our Tanglewood TW15CE-B  guitar and I’m on my old Mugen “the ’78”

DC and Samuel on webcast

Still from the video

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This is taken at a bit of a clip, I think! But you can hear the songs at a more stately pace in this old video of me performing it a few years ago:

LYRICS & CHORDS
(written by Larry Norman)

Goodbye, farewell, we’ll meet again (D, Bm, F#m,)
Somewhere beyond the sky. (D, Bm, F#m, A7)
I pray that you will stay with God (G, Em, D, Bm)
Goodbye, my friends, goodbye. (D, A7, D-G, D-G)

The light grows dim but in this hour (D, Bm, F#m,)
I have no tears to cry. (D, Bm, F#m, A7)
My heart is full, my joy complete. (G, Em, D, Bm)
Goodbye, my friends, goodbye. (D, A7, D-G, D-G)

I feel no loss of hope as I’ve grown older. (Bm, G, D)
Only this world’s weight upon my shoulder. (Bm, E7, Em7, A7)

My heart beats to a slower song, (D, Bm, F#m,)
So softly in my veins. (D, Bm, F#m, A7)
The night is warm, but in my sleep (G, Em, D, Bm)
I dream of heaven’s reign. (D, A7, D-G, D-G)

Everything I am I’ve tried to show you, (Bm, G, D)
In this life I’ve been so blessed to know you. (Bm, E7, Em7, A7)

Goodbye, farewell, we’ll meet again (D, Bm, F#m,)
Somewhere beyond the sky. (D, Bm, F#m, A7)
I pray that you will walk with God (G, G#dim, F#m, Bm)
Goodbye, my friends, goodbye. (Em, A7, Bm, E7)
Goodbye, my friends, goodbye. (Em, A7, D)

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More covers at http://www.youtube.com/dccardwellcovers

Thanks for listening! ~ DC

All is ready for our live webcasts!

All is ready for our live #webcasts! One in 6 hrs time, the other in 22. http://bit.ly/dcwebcast1 for details! Thanks to #NuMuBu for hosting! Not sure if #JunoTheCat will be taking part but she's minding the gear for now, as you can see.
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All is ready for our live webcasts! One in 6 hrs time, the other in 22. (17/18 April 2014)

This is our Mugen and Takamine acoustic guitars with our black Fender Telecaster in the middle. Not sure if Juno (our black cat) will be taking part [edit: she did!] but she's minding the gear for now, as you can see.

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New Song – In A Thousand Years

Mugen Guitar Soundhole

[imported from Myspace]

OK – finished a new song.

It’s actually one I wrote and recorded over a year ago, and a few of you may have heard it in its earlier incarnation, but I’ve changed a few words, re-recorded the vocals and this morning I’ve just finished tweaking it. I think it might just be ready for public consumption.

It’s called “In A Thousand Years”.

Unlike most of my other songs it isn’t me playing all the instruments. The drums are by our son, Samuel.

Tell me what you think! I can take it! I’ve been known to change things before based on what friends have told me.

~DC

PS: I got a very nice comment today from the daughter of one of the greatest and most influential rock guitarists of all time, Scotty Moore! (Hi Vikki!)

PPS: The photo is of our Mugen  “The 78” guitar.