1) n. Dave Matthews Band song 2) n. Something that helps you relax and pass the time by. Although some Dave Matthews Band lyrics are open to interpretation, a 'jimi thing' in the context of the song refers to some kind of mind altering substance that helps you relax and get through a dull time. Dave Matthews on "Jimi Thing": "This is a song about getting high.". Sometimes a Jimi Thing slides my way and keeps me swinging I'd like to show you what's inside And I shouldn't care If you don't like it Brother chaos rule all about Sometimes I walk there Well yes God knows sometimes I take a bus there Shouldn't care shouldn't care Bereaved as I'm feeling The day is gone I'm on my back Staring up at the ceiling. My OpinionI disagree with the interpretations that would suggest that the song is about God, God's grace, heaven and hell, mortality and divinity, etc. Instead, I think, that it's simply a reflection on the human emotion of depression and the desire to find a remedy. I suppose the question we all want answered is what the hell is a "Jimi Thing". Jimi Thing guitar tabs by DMB. Updated and accurate tablature. Learn to play exactly how Dave Matthews plays Jimi Thing himself! Helpful videos, additional tabs and more available. Great song. This is an attempt to make a version that can be used to play and sing the whole song. Listen to the song and look at the tabs to see how to play various chords. Tabs are included for the main riff and one lick that is repeated. On the parts that are A G F# E, play these as a barre chords and just slide down. Have fun. Jimi Hendrix had a diverse heritage. His paternal grandmother, Zenora "Nora" Rose Moore, was African American and one-quarter Cherokee. Hendrix's paternal grandfather, Bertran Philander Ross Hendrix (born ), was born out of an extramarital affair between a woman named Fanny and a grain merchant from Urbana, Ohio, or Illinois, one of the wealthiest men in the area at . Sep 11, · Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix By Philip Norman pp. $ Liverlight Publications When veteran music journalist Philip Norman turns his Author: Bob Ruggiero. Take a Jimi Thing Just to keep me swingin' I'd like to show you what's inside I shouldn't care if you don't like it Brother chaos rules all about Sometimes I walk there Sometimes, God knows, I take a bus there I should't care I shouldn't care bereaved as I'm feeling. Day is gone I'm on my back Staring up at the ceiling I take a drink sit back relax. e B G D A E E(1) E(2) xxx A Asus4 Chorus (1st part) E(2) and I'll say D F If you could keep me floating (F) D Just for a while (D) C D 'til I get to the end of this tunnel, mommy (repeat D-F-D-C) D xx F D xx C A G F# F A G F# F Sometimes a Jimi.
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