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"Words" - What Time Signature?


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Yesterday, it was "After the Gold Rush". Today, I was listening to "Harvest".

The song "Words" - what time signature is this written in? Sadly, I don't read music, and this one threw me.

It seems that the song is basically in 3/4 time, but not really. If you count, part of the song is 1-2-3 1-2-3 1-2 1-2-3, and another part , it's 1-2-3 1-2-3 1-2-3 1-2 1-2-3.

It doesn't seem that it would be a hard rhythm to play, I was just wondering how it would be charted, or what signature it"s in?

Thanks for any comments.

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I think (just a guess, haven't heard it in a long time) but the intro is in alternating measures of 3/4 and 4/4...and the verse is in 4/4 with odd accents on...


ONE and two AND three and four and


Edit...I think the intro is 5/4 now that I played it in me head...

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