Monthly Archives: April 2015

Jack Straw – Grateful Dead

tldr: Jack Straw is in E major, mixolydian mode. Almost all of the chords are straight from E mixolydian.  In the main verses, the only non-mixolydian chords are: a chromatic Imaj7 chord (Emaj7) transitioning from the I to bVII chord (on “mine…” and, later, “sky…”), and in the same spot of the second half of […]

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