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Rainbow by Jack Johnson (3 versions on this page)

Thicker Than Water Soundtrack

New version of this tab submitted by Fadi and Dusty (2/18/05)

Intro
Jack plays C the whole time in this part
e|--------------------------8-8---------------8—12/10---8----------------------------
B|-----------8------8h10--------------8/10------------------10--8--6-6/5----b3--1----
G|-----7/9---------------------------------------------------------------------------
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

This is what I think G plays after each verse
e|--------3---1-------------------------------------------------
B|----3-----------O/1-------------------------------------------
G|--------------------------------------------------------------
D|--------------------------------------------------------------
A|--------------------------------------------------------------
E|--------------------------------------------------------------

Chords
F      C      G7       C
E|-------0------0------0-------0--------------------------------
B|-------1------1------1-------1--------------------------------
G|-------2------0------0-------0--------------------------------
D|---- --3------2------0-------2--------------------------------
A|-------3------3------2-------3--------------------------------
E|----------------------3---------------------------------------

Tabbed by Carter Cline (pianoman@stupidstuff.org)

here is the intro

e|---------------8-8-----------8---10b12r10---8--------------------
B|-----8---8h10--------8h10----------------------10--8--6----------
G|--/9---------------------------------------------------------7---
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------

e|-------------------------------------------------
B|-------------------------------------------------
G|--5-----7b9--5-----------------------------------
D|-----7-------------------------------------------
A|-------------------------------------------------
E|-------------------------------------------------

the fill he uses after each line
pay while holding the G shape on the E and A

G                     C

e|--------1h3--1------------------0----------------
B|-----------------3--1----------1-----------------
G|------------------------------0------------------
D|-----------------------------2-------------------
A|-----2----------------------3--------------------
E|-----3----------------------3--------------------

Or that fill can be played up higher like this, which is i believe how was plays it when he's doing the solo

G                     C (barred)
e|-------------------------------------------------
B|---6h8--6----------------------5-----------------
G|------------7---5-------------5------------------
D|-----------------------------5-------------------
A|----------------------------3--------------------
E|-------------------------------------------------

Now for the actual tab I suppose.

Tabbed by Josh DeLehman

Main Chords
String :     E A D G B e
C            x 3 2 0 1 0
F            x x 3 2 1 0
G/C*         3 2 0 0 1 0
G            3 2 0 0 0 3

Intro C x 8

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Well I woke up this morning, a rainbow filled the sky

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Yes I woke up with morning, a rainbow filled the sky

G                                              F                    C   G/C*   C
Well that was God telling me everything’s gonna be alright

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Well so long good friends, when will we meet again?

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
I said so long good friends, when will we meet again?

G                                              F                    C   G/C*   C
Well I don’t know, I don’t know, but I guess I’ll see you then

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Well I’m gonna pack my old guitar, move on down the road

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
I’m gonna pack my old guitar, move on down the road

G                                              F                    C   G/C*   C
Where I go I don’t, but I guess I gots to go

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Well I woke up this morning, a rainbow filled the sky

F                                                                   C   G/C*   C
Well I woke up this morning, a rainbow filled the sky

G                                              F                    C   G/C*   C
That was God telling me everything, everything’s gonna be alright

Another version of Rainbow

Rainbow - Jack Johnson and G love

Jack strums a C chord , while g love plays the intro fill.

E ----
B --1-
G ---- C chord
D --2-
A --3-
E ----

Then when the singing starts

Intro/Verse

E ---------
B --1-----
G --2------
D --3------
A --3------
E ---------

"well i woke up this morning , rainbow fills the sky"

E -------------
B --1---1---1--
G -------------
D --2-------2--
A --3---2---3--
E ------3------

FILL 1

E --3p1-0--------
B ----------0h1--
G ---------------
D ------------2--
A ------------3--
E ---------------

Chorus

E --3--------
B --3-----1--
G --------2--
D --------3--
A --2-----3--
E --3--------

"there was God telling me , everything's gonna be alright"

E -----------
B --1--1--1--
G -----------
D --2-----2--
A --3--2--3--
E -----3-----

This is all I have so far , I'm working on G. Love's fills and solo , I'll post it up when it's all done.