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The Needle And The Damage Done chords

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# This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
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The Needle and The Damage Done chords
Neil Young

D C Cadd9  G Gm Bb  C F Esus4 E  2x

D                           C      Cadd9
I caught you knocking at my cellar door
G                       Gm        Bb
I love you, baby, can I have some more
C    F               Esus4 E
Ooh, ooh, the damage done.

D                    C       Cadd9
I hit the city and I lost my band
G                          Gm     Bb
I watched the needle take another man
C     F                Esus4 E
Gone, gone, the damage done.

D C Cadd9  G Gm Bb  C F Esus4 E  

D                         C        Cadd9
I sing the song because I love the man
G                             Gm   Bb
I know that some of you don t understand
C    F                  Esus4   E
Milk-blood to keep from running out.

D                            C      Cadd9
I ve seen the needle and the damage done
G                      Gm   Bb
A little part of it in everyone
C                        F       Esus4 E
But every junkies like a setting sun.

D C Cadd9  G Gm Bb  



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alexbrigham 67 Jul 07, 2014 06:07 PM

Esus4 is the right chord, but UltimateGuitar.com is showing Esus4 without a pinky on the G-string 2nd fret. It'll make the difference.

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eyeeatdogs 16 Jan 03, 2015 07:01 PM

That F sounds more like an Fmaj7 to me. Other than that good job.

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graham.j.banner 26 Feb 14, 2015 12:33 PM

Lack of accuracy. Clearly wrong. Although this tab is close to sounding correct it doesn't represent the way the song should be played properly at all.

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