DADEAD - Pelican

Description

Very similar to DADGAD; only 1 string is changed moving the G down 3 semitones bringing A s close relative of open D and D A D G A D with a distinctive character from the close interval between the third and fourth strings. It could either be labeled Dsus2 or Asus4. When choosing D as root the voicing is 1-5-1-2-5-1. Tune the 1st string down one step 2nd string down one step 3rd string down 1+half steps 6th string down one step.

DADEAD Resources

DADEAD Guitar Tuner

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Songs tuned to DADEAD

Artist Song Album Tab
Gregg Cagno In Her Own Eyes
Vicki Genfan Why Dont Love Sit Still
Pat Kirtley Daisy Goes a Dancing View Tab
Joni Mitchell I Had A King View Tab
Joni Mitchell That Song About The Midway View Tab
Bill Mize Freefall
Bill Mize Path of Fallen Leaves
John Renbourn Pelican
Third Eye Blind God of Wine
David Wilcox How Did You Find Me Here
The Tallest Man On Earth The Gardener
The Tallest Man On Earth I Wont Be Found
The Tallest Man On Earth Honey Wont You Let Me In
The Tallest Man On Earth I Wont Be Found
The Tallest Man On Earth Like the Wheel
Alex Degrassi Inverness

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Videos for DADEAD on

The Pelican.avi
The Pelican.avi

The Pelican, by John Renbourn (DADEAD tuning). Played on a cheap old acoustic th...

The Pelican (Renbourn)
The Pelican (Renbourn)

Decided to redo this. This is probably my favorite of all Renbourn compositions....

Pelican - Glimmer
Pelican - Glimmer

Guitar cover of Pelican's "Glimmer" from the album What We All Come to Need. Tun...

The First Summer
The First Summer

A new tune for summer recently finished (July 2014) which is in DADEAD tuning. C...

Pelican - Ephemeral
Pelican - Ephemeral

VIDEO COMES BACK AFTER 8 SECONDS! Me playing "Ephemeral" by Pelican. Off of "Wha...

Pelican - City of Echoes - Dead Between the Walls
Pelican - City of Echoes - Dead Between...

Pelican (2007) Album: City of Echoes | Track: 5 | Name: Dead Between the Walls T...

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Tuning Map

  • Fret
  • S6
  • S5
  • S4
  • S3
  • S2
  • S1
  • -7
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • E
  • A
  • -6
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F
  • A#
  • -5
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • F#
  • B
  • -4
  • C
  • F
  • A#
  • D#
  • G
  • C
  • -3
  • C#
  • F#
  • B
  • E
  • G#
  • C#
  • -2
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • F
  • A
  • D
  • -1
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F#
  • A#
  • D#
  • 0
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • B
  • E
  • 1
  • F
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C
  • F
  • 2
  • F#
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • C#
  • F#
  • 3
  • G
  • C
  • F
  • A#
  • D
  • G
  • 4
  • G#
  • C#
  • F#
  • B
  • D#
  • G#
  • 5
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • E
  • A
  • 6
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F
  • A#
  • 7
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • F#
  • B