Fracking is Everywhere

http:// Something is going on,  Pennsylvania,      Gmaj7/6 Down on the farm.                                          Am/D9 (2) Governor’s telling me not to be alarmed. Gmaj7  G#dim6 D7  D+5 Animals upside down from drinking the water,  Families falling down from breathing the air.           … [Read more...]

You’ve Got to be Good

http:// Here’s a lesson that I learned in school, C  E7 Right along with the golden rule: A7 If you want to be great,  you’ve got to be good.  D7 G7  C C#dim G G+5 It’s not polite when you you brag and boast. C E7 It’s not about who’s got the most. A7 If you want to be great,  you’ve got … [Read more...]

Cookie Jar

If you want to catch a monkey,         G    G7 All you need’s a cookie jar.                   C They grab the goodies, don’t let go,     D And don’t get very far.                          G    CG  D They just can’t stand to drop their hand      G   G7 So easy,  so bizarre,                       … [Read more...]

Listening for a Change

The people of the nation                D   D7         (Capo 2nd fret) Have put our faith in you,                  G But blocking legislation’s                    A The only thing you do.                        G  A Your dollar signs and party lines     D  D7 Are getting really strange.         … [Read more...]

Chasing Ice Blues; song for a melting planet

When the ice starts to fall,                              D/F#  A       D/F#  A And it’s higher than a mile tall,                      D/F# A    F#m  E One degree don’t come free,                           D/F#A      D7 And I wonder, can you see at all?                  A  A/F#   E   F#m And I … [Read more...]

Black Serpent

Sweet water, from the Rockies,                    A Montana to the plain,                                     A     E Wide Missouri,  America’s river                   E To amber waves of grain.                               E    A Still see horizons black with buffalo, Hear the steps of … [Read more...]

The NRA Blues

THE NRA BLUES                           G Today Orlando, tomorrow who knows where?             C  D  G C Automatic weapons, and the sound of final prayer.    C D   G C But for America, it’s just another day, and                   B7-   Em C Look who’s taking money from the NRA.                 … [Read more...]

Ka-Ching, Ka-Ching!

Money has poisoned our democracy. Notes from a visit to Congress.I went to Washington, knocked on the door, Rayburn building, second floor, To talk about the climate thing. But all I saw was dinosaurs, Business behind closed doors. Sounded like Ka-ching, Ka-ching!I said I’m breathing fossil smoke. … [Read more...]

Live – “All I Want is H2O” done by Baltimore filmmaker Mike Wicklein at The Wicklein Group. Song was done for Frack Free Maryland. The occasion was a screening of "Gasland" filmmaker Josh Fox's new film, "How to Let Go of the World and Love All the Things That Climate Can't … [Read more...]

All I Want is H2O

In the early days when they come to town, spread money all around. They treat you so polite, ‘till you sign away your mineral rights. They build a fracking tower so high, looks like it’ll touch the sky. Pretty soon they start to drill, and they’re just not thinking ‘bout what might spill. Or … [Read more...]