Keepers Of The Flame

Words and Music by Raccoon

as recorded on Natureís Cathedrals

 

The chord progression to this song is:

        Am, E

 

Raccoon plays the chords with his folky, flat-picking, open chord melody picking style in which he actually plays these more specific chords:

        Asus2 Ė A-major except the B string is open

        Asus4 Ė A-major with the D note added on the B string at the 3rd fret

        Am7 Ė A-minor with the G note added on the high E string at the 3rd fret

        E7 Ė E-major with the D note added on the B string a t the 3rd fret

 

E7Am

 

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

 

Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††E

We are the keepers of the flame

E†††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

We are the keepers of the flame

 

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††Am

We are the keepers of the flame

Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

 

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

E††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

We are the keepers of the flame

E †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am†††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

 

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

Of all Godís animals - We are the keepers of the flame

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

Of all Godís animals - We are the keepers of the flame

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††Am††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††E

Of all Godís animals - We are the keepers of the flame

E††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††Am††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††E†††††† Am E

Of all Godís animals (opposable thumbs) - We are the keepers of the flame

 

Am†††††††††††††††††††††††† E†††††† E††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

When youíre in the dark - We are the keepers of the flame

Am†††††††††††††††††††† E†††††† E†††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††Am

All you needís a spark - We are the keepers of the flame

Am†††††††††††††††††††† E†††††††† E ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

To stand in the glowing - We are the keepers of the flame

Am†††††††††††††††††††††††† E

The answerís in the knowing

 

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

We are the keepers of the flame

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

 

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

E†††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

We are the keepers of the flame

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

Of all Godís animals - We are the keepers of the flame

Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E

We are the keepers of the flame

E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††E††††† Am

Of all Godís animals - We are the keepers of the flame