Keep On Rockin In The
>Martin Smart firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >>I know you all know this, and I also know I'm the only >>person on the planet who can't play it and doesn't know >>the lyrics. I had a crack a working it out against a live >>copy I have but it's a very noisy vinyl copy. Anyway >>I came up with : >> E C D played as A - shape barre chords >>for the verses with a bit of right hand dampening on the E > >Try Em, D, C for the verse, then G, D, C for the chorus. Toss in an Am >after the C when going from chorus to verse. G, D, C, Em for the chorus, then 4 bars of some A varients (Am, Asus, A7) that I just play A for. One of my favorites - strong lyrics, but simple enough to play after pouring beer down my throat all night (gotta keep them vocal chords lubricated, ya know). ROCKIN' IN THE FREE WORLD Neil Young - Freedom Album Intro: Em D C (4 times in total) Verse1: Em D C Colours on the street Em D C Red white and blue Em D C People shufflin' their feet Em D C People sleepin' in their shoes Em D C But there's a warnin' sign on the road ahead Em D C There's a lot of people sayin' we'd be better off dead Em D C Don't feel like Satan but I'm to them Em D C so I try to forget it anyway I can CHORUS: ------- G D C C Em Keep on rockin' in the free world G D C C Em Keep on rockin' in the free world G D C C Em Keep on rockin' in the free world G D C C Em Keep on rockin' in the free world A(7) x4 (interleave A with A7) Em D C x4 (just like in the intro) Verse 2: I see a girl in the night With a baby in her hand Under an old street light Near a garbage can Now she puts the kid away and she's gone to get a hit She hates her life and what she's done to it That's one more kid that will never go to school Never get to fall in love never get to be cool Keep on rockin' in the free world...(x4) A(7) x4 (interleave A with A7) Em D C x4 Verse 3 (not included in the acoustic version): We got a thousand points of light For the homeless man We got a kinder gentler machine gun hand --->[Here add an additional Em, D and C without lyrics] We got department stores and toilet paper Got styrophone boxes for the ozone layer Got a man of the people says keep hope alive Got fuel to burn got roads to drive Keep on rockin' in the free world...(x4) A(7) x4 (interleave A with A7) Em D C x4 =============================================================================== Tom Swissemail@example.com | "Born to die." | Keep your laws off my brain! "What's so funny 'bout peace, love and understanding?" - Nick Lowe You Are Being Lied To. A Law of Computer Programming: "Make it possible for programmers to write in English and you will find that programmers cannot write in English."