Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Doolin-Dalton chords

version 1
version 1

Whole song

  • Improved formatting, added chords to entire song, minor changes, added outro.

Interactive

by Eagles
131,373 views 249 this week
9 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
x 71
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
simplify chords
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
Doolin-Dalton

written by Don Henley, Glenn Frey, J.D.Souther, J. Browne
performed by the Eagles
from the LP "Desperado", 1973
transcribed by  - Angelo Taibi - 
lyrics and minor tab corrections by Peter Eybert 
        
(Capo 2)

[Intro]

G G/F# Em 
G      Em 
G   G7 C 
Em     A C G D/F#


[Verse]

          Em             G          
They were Doolin, Doolin-Dalton
        Em              G       G7
High or low, it was the same
     C                    Em 
Easy money, and faithless women
        A      C        G       B7
Red eye whiskey for the pain.

[Verse]
Em                             G               B7
Go down little Dalton, it must be God's will
Em                        G              G7
Two brothers lyin dead in Coffeeville.
C                           Em 
Two voices call to you from where they stood,
A                                    C       G
"Lay down your lawbooks now, they're no damn good."

[Verse] 
                Em            G      B7
Better keep on movin, Doolin-Dalton
            Em              G   G7
Till your shadow sets you free.
               C                   Em
And if you're fast, and if you're lucky,
          A              C       G
You will never see that hangin tree.

[Refrain]
         Bm             G              C      C/B
Well the towns lay out across the dusty plain
     Am                                Em 
Like graveyards filled with tombstones waitin for the names
      G                 G7              C       C/B
And a man could use his back or use his brains
    Am                                   D           B7
But some just went stir-crazy Lord cause nothin ever changed

[Verse]
           Em              G      B7
Till Bill Doolin met Bill Dalton
                Em               G    G7
He was workin cheap, just buyin time
             C                    Em
And then he laughed and said I'm goin
           A         C               G
And so he left that peaceful life behind.


[Outro] 

G D/F# Em G C C/B Am7 D9 E 

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
comments
print report bad tab
9 comments total. Showing first comments. show 1 bad comment
+2 reply
hatchetforce1 10 Oct 25, 2015 04:55 PM

Here. Decades later the Eagles haven't changed. Your comment? Clearly wrong: https://youtu.be/8xMuMKVsIGo?t=119

+4 reply
infernalorigin 10 Sep 16, 2014 04:48 PM

Dear all "this is clearly wrong" people, it's not. There are 2 guitar parts. The capo 2nd fret part here is right for the acoustic part played by Glen Frey, the version 2 tab is equally right but covers the lead part Bernie Leadon plays. :)

guest
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction