Father Figure Tim Foelker, 1/25/22 Key: [G] G, Em, C, D7, Bm, Am VERSE 1 G Em C D7 Every once in a while a father figure appears G Em C D7 His truth and style guide us all along the years G Em C D7 A family man for his tight-knit family clan G Em C D7 A working man with a simple plan VERSE 2 G Em C He taught the things we could not learn D7 Em Like how to listen and take a turn G Em C Given the time to stake his claim C D7 Em He earned a legacy for his name [CHORUS] Bm He’s a father figure Em Am C And Everyone knows his heart is bigger than any bite Bm Em Am He never lingers on any fight C D G B'cuz he knows you’ll see the light Em C D7 G ‘Ay-ay-ay-ay-ay-ight, (b’cuz he knows you’ll see the light.) ‘Ay-ay-ay-ay-ay-ight, (b’cuz he knows you’ll see the light.) [Harp G, first verse melody] G Em C His dedication to his one true Rose D7 G Touched a part of us, and it shows Em C They created the world we see; D7 Em We’re an extended family. [CHORUS] And he's the father figure … Em C D7 G ‘Ay-ay-ay-ay-ay-ight, (b’cuz he knows you’ll see the light.) ‘Ay-ay-ay-ay-ay-ight, (b’cuz he knows you’ll see the light.) [OUTRO] C D G He's a Father Figure, a Father Figure, Ours.
It’s all in the blood.
To Eugene-town. Something’s happening. A new single by Tim.
Just walkin’ by, found a friendly guitar player.
Jerry Finigan wrote some new lyrics for Neil Young’s, After the Gold Rush. I modified them some and recorded a simple version.