Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Take A Walk chords

version 1
version 1

Whole song

45,180 views 84 this week
4 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
x 34
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
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Author
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
Standard Tuning

[Intro]
E B B   F# (x2)
E B G#m F# (x2)

[Verse 1]
E           
All these kinds of places
        B
Make it seem like it's been ages
   G#m                                    F#
Tomorrow's sun with buildings scrape the sky
   E
I love this country dearly
       B
I can feel the lighter clearly
     G#m                            F#
But never thought I'd be alone to try

E
Once I was outside that station
B
Selling red and white carnations
G#m                               F#
You were still alone, my wife and I
E
Before we marry, save my money
B
Brought my dear wife over
       G#m                            F#
Now I want to bring my family state side

[Chorus 1]
E                      B
To rock the boat they sail a while
      F#
Then scatter cross the course
E                  B             F#
Once a year I'll see them for a week or so at most
          E       B       G#m       F#
I took a walk

[Verse 2]
E
Practice isn't perfect
          B
With the market cuts and loss
     G#m                                  F#
I remind myself that times could be much worse
     E
My wife won't ask me questions
        B
It was not so much to ask
            G#m                           F#
And she'll never flaunt around an empty purse

E
Once my money lacking
          B
Just to stay a couple nights
        G#m                                 F#
In the silence she will stay the rest of her life
   E                                    B
I watch my little children, play some board game in the kitchen
       G#m                              F#
And I sit and pray they never feel my strife.

[Chorus 2]
     E               B                 F#
But then my partner called to say the pension funds were gone
    E                B
He made some bad investments
         F#
Now the counts are overdrawn
          E       B       G#m       F#
I took a walk

[Verse 3]
C#m              D#m            E
Honey it's this loan I think I borrowed just to much
        C#m          D#m          
We had taxes we had bills
          E
We had a lifestyle of fun
       C#m               D#m        
And tonight I swear I'll come home
               E                 F#
And we'll make love like we're young
       C#m               D#m
And tomorrow you'll cook dinner
        E                 F#
For the neighbors and the kids
         C#m              D#m
We could rent the part of socialists
     E                F#
And all their damn taxes
       C#m          D#m
You'll see I am no criminal

[Chorus 3]
    E                F#
I'm down on both bad ends
    C#m             D#m
I'm just too much a coward
     E               F#
To admit when I'm in need
          E       B       G#m       F#
I took a walk


End on 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
4 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
jepper 144 Sep 27, 2012 11:42 AM

Excellent tab, with B barre on the seventh it sounds awesome

+1 reply
Timothysteel 21 Jul 12, 2013 11:38 AM

Transpose the chords down a major third and use a capo at 4. B - G, it sounds much better and uses more of the strings, hence resonance.

0 reply
rvaen 198 May 09, 2014 06:16 PM

That's capo 4, C-G-Em-D (verse). It seems like a trade-off. The more strings and less bar chords is good, but the standard D's voicing, as so often is the case, doesn't lead that well into the C, and a power chord sub that high doesn't either. But the rest sounds better, so your preference.

guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction