Old Country Waltz
Subject: y/young_neil/old_country_waltz.crd Date: Thu, 30 Apr 1998 22:51:08 GMT The Old Country Waltz by Neil Young >From the album American Stars 'n Bars Submitted by Malc Brookes Tuning: Standard, EADGBE. Chords: C12 x32013 C/B x2x010 C/A X0x010 Intro: G / / D / / G / / G7 / / C / / Em / / Am / / Am / / C / / Em / / D / / C12 / / G / / D / / C C/B C/A G / / Verse: G D G G7 They were playing that old country waltz C Em Am Am In this empty bar echoing off the wall, C Em D C12 When I first got the bad news that you set me free, G D C C/B C/A G The band played the old country waltz to me. Verse: G (rest) D (rest) G G7 Well, I loved, and I lost, and I cried, The day that the two of us died, Ain't got no excuses, I just want to ride, While the band plays the old country waltz. Instrumental (as intro): Bridge: C C Out the window the moon shines G G7 On the roofs of the cars, C C G D While I knock down tequila and sa-lt, G D C C/B C/A G And the band plays the old country waltz. Verse: G (rest) D (rest) G G7 And we're playing it, that old country waltz, In this empty bar echoing off the wall, Ain't got no excuses, we just want to play That good old country waltz, I ain't got no excuses, I just want to play That good old country waltz, G D Em C G That good old country waltz.