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Wrecking Ball Chords

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Song: Wrecking ball
Artist: Neil Young
Album: Freedom
Tabbed by: DJ
26th June 2013

F   = 133211    G6      = xx2033    Cmaj7 = x32000
F/C = x33211    Fmaj7   = 133200    Am    = x22100
G   = 320033    Fmaj7/C = x33200    C/B   = x2x010
G/D = xx0033    C       = x32010    Gsus2 = 3x0233

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[Intro]
   F  (F/C)       G  (G/D)        F  (F/C)       G    G  G6   G  G6
e|---------1----|--------3-----|---------1----|------3---3---3---3--|[x2]
B|---------1----|--------3-----|---------1----|------3---3---3---3--|
G|---------2----|--------0-----|---------2----|------0---0---0---0--|
D|---------3----|-----0-----0--|---------3----|------0--h2---0--h2--|
A|------3-----0-|--------------|------3-----0-|---------------------|
E|--1-----------|--3-----------|--1-----------|--3------------------|


[Verse 1]
F      (F/C)      G  (G/D)       F        (F/C)       G     G G6  G G6
    My life's an open book, you read it on the radi - o,
F     (F/C)     G     (G/D)     F      (F/C)    G      G G6  G G6
    We got no where to hide, we got no where to go,
Fmaj7    (Fmaj7/C)   G       (G/D)    F  (F/C)            G    (G/D)
       But  if you still de - cide...     that you wanna take a ride---!


[Chorus]
C                  Cmaj7    C     C/B     Am
   Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,        Wrecking Ball,
 F             (F/C)       G    Gsus2       F       (F/C)         G   (G/D)
Wear something pretty in white,       and we'll go dancing to - night------,
C                   Cmaj7     C    C/B     Am
    Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,       Wrecking Ball,
 F          (F/C)             G   Gsus2      F       (F/C)        G   (G/D)
Wear some - thing pretty in white,     and we'll go dancing to - night------!


[Verse 2]
     F   (F/C)     G   (G/D)     F   (F/C)     G     G G6  G  G6
||:  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /__/  /__/  :||[x2]

F   (F/C)       G  (G/D)    F            (F/C)      G    G G6  G G6
   I see your smoky eyes...    right a - cross the bar,
F      (F/C)       G       (G/D)     F   (F/C)          G    G G6  G G6
   I've seen that look be - fore, shining from star to star,
F       (F/C)      G        (G/D)    F     (F/C)       G      (G/D)
   Though I can't take that chance,     if you've got time for one dance---!


[Chorus]
C                    Cmaj7    C       Am
     Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,  Wrecking Ball,
 F          (F/C)             G  (G/D)      F      (F/C)         G    (G/D)
Wear some - thing pretty in white,    and we'll go dancing to - night-------,
C                   Cmaj7     C    C/B     Am
    Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,       Wrecking Ball,
 F          (F/C)            G   (G/D)      F       (F/C)        G   (G/D) F
Wear some - thing pretty in white,    and we'll go dancing to - night-------!


[Verse 4]
     F   (F/C)     G   (G/D)     F   (F/C)     G     G G6  G  G6
||:  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /__/  /__/  :|| [x3]

F       (F/C)    G     (G/D)          F     (F/C)           G  G G6  G G6 
   The restless line of cars goes stretching down the road,
F    (F/C)      G     (G/D)          F       (F/C)         G     G G6  G G6
   But I won't tele - phone, 'cause you might say, 'Hell - o!'
F      (F/C)            G       (G/D)   F     (F/C)             G     (G/D)
   What is it makes me feel this way?      What is it makes me want to say...


[Chorus]
C                    Cmaj7     C     C/B    Am
     Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,       Wrecking Ball,
 F          (F/C)            G    (G/D)       F       (F/C)        G    (G/D)
Wear some - thing pretty in white,      and we'll go dancing to - night------,
C                   Cmaj7     C    C/B     Am
    Meet me at the Wrecking Ball,       Wrecking Ball,
 F          (F/C)             G   (G/D)       F       (F/C)        G   (G6) F
Wear some - thing pretty in white,      and we'll go dancing to - night--------!


[Coda]
     F   (F/C)     G   (G/D)     F   (F/C)     G     G G6  G  G6     [Repeat,
||:  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /  / |  /  /  /__/  /__/  :||  end on F]
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abodemc wrote on December 31 2015, 02:40 pm

Excellent and accurate version. Neil has his own little techniques and tricky-ish stuff, but this is an excellent version!

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abodemc wrote on December 31 2015, 02:43 pm

Thanks DJ for the subtle chording stuff...i.e, the G, G/D, et.al. It makes a world of difference in the 'feel'.

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