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heliocentric@breathe.com
27th December 2000, 5.33pm

IN THE CITY
(Paul Weller)

Chords used:

C:      x3555x
G/B:    355433 (used in the C G D5 G parts - the B is implied by the bass on the 2nd G only)
D5:     xx032x
G:      355433
C6:     x35555
G7sus4: 35x533
Em:     x79987 and x79980
C:      8-10-10-9-8-8-----|
D:      10-12-12-11-10-10-|
D7:     10-12-10-11-10-10-|
D7sus4: 10-12-10-12-10-10-|
Bm:     79777


[Intro]

    C  G    D5          G
e|-------------------|--------------------|
B|--5--3-3--2-2-2-0--|--3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
G|--5--4-4--3-3-3-0--|--4--4-4-4-4-4-4-4--| (x6) (3rd time bass enters)
D|--5--5-5--0-0-0-0--|--5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|      (5th time drums enter)
A|--3--5-5-----------|--5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|-------------------|-----3---3---3---3--|

[Verse]

    G              C     C6       G              G7sus4     G                   C6
e|--------------|--------5-----|--------------|---------------|--------------|--5-----------|--|
B|--3-----------|--5-----------|--3-----3-----|--3-----3--3-3-|--3-------3-5-|--5----5--5-5-|--|
G|--4-----------|--5-----------|--4-----4-----|--5-----5--5-4-|--4-------4-4-|--5----5--5-5-|--|
D|--5-----------|--5-----------|--4-----5-----|--x-----x--x-x-|--5-------5-5-|--5----5--5-5-|--|
A|--5-----------|--3-----------|--5-----5-----|--5-----5--5-5-|--5-------5-5-|--3----3--3-3-|--|
E|--3-----------|--------------|--3-----3--3--|--3-----3--3-3-|--3-------3-3-|--------------|--|
     In the..    thousand...    say to you..                      But..      -proach you
     In the..    thousand...    shining..                         And..       faces
     In the..    thousand...    uniforms..                        And..       have the right

    G              G7sus4  Em
e|--------------|----------7-7-|--0-----------|-----7--7--7-7-|--0-----------|-----7--7-7-7-|-----|
B|--3-----3-----|--3-----3-8-8-|--8-----------|-----8--8--8-8-|--8-----------|-----8--8-8-8-|-----|
G|--4-----4-----|--5-----5-9-9-|--9-----------|-----9--9--9-9-|--9-----------|-----9--9-9-9-|-----|
D|--5-----5-----|--x-----x-9-9-|--9-----------|-----9--9--9-9-|--9-----------|-----9--9-9-9-|-----|
A|--5-----5-----|--5-----5-----|--------------|---------------|--------------|--------------|-----|
E|--3-----3--3--|--3-----3-----|--------------|---------------|--------------|--------------|-----|
  look a fool.                        I wanna say..
  under 25.                           They wanna say..
  kill a man.                         We wanna say..


   C                                       D                  
e|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------||
B|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------||
G|-------------------|-------------------|-------------------||
D|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|-11-11-11-11-11-11-||
A|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-||
E|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-||

 D7 D7sus4   D7

e|-----------------|---------------------------------|
B|-----------------|---------------------------------|
G|-----------------|---------------------------------|
D|-11-12-12-12-11--|---------------------------------|
A|-10-10-10-10-10--|---------------------------------|
E|-12-12-12-12-12--|---8-x6--|-8-x6--|-10-x6-|-10-x5-|

-bout the young ideas..                  but you turn..      fears.
-bout the young ideas..                  listen now..        bit-a.
-bout the young ideas..                  don't work..        tried.

[Repeat Verse]

[Repeat Intro] (x4)

[Middle Eight]

 G                              D             G   D                              C

e|---------------|--------------|-------------|------------------|--------------|---------------|--|
B|---3-----------|--------------|-10----------|-12--10-----10----|-10-----------|--8--------8---|--|
G|---4-----------|--------------|-11----------|-12--11-----11----|-11-----------|--9--------9---|--|
D|---5-----------|--------------|-12----------|-12--12--12-12-12-|-12-----------|--10-------10--|--|
A|-5-5-----------|--------------|-12----------|-10--12--12----12-|-12-----------|--10-------10--|--|
E|-3-3-x---------|--------------|-10----------|-----10--10----10-|-10-----------|--8--------8------|
      (scrape plectrum down string)                                  And I know...

  C  G  D   G

e|--------------|--------------|--------------|--------------|-------------------|----------------|
B|--5--3--3--3--|--3--3--3--3--|-10-----------|--7-----------|-------------------|----------------|
G|--5--4--2--2--|--4--4--4--4--|-11-----------|--7-----------|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|----------------|
D|--5--5--0--0--|--5--5--5--5--|-12-----------|--9-----------|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|----------------|
A|--3--5--------|--5--5--5--5--|-12-----------|--9-----------|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|----------------|
E|--------------|--3--3--3--3--|-10-----------|--7-----------|-8--8--8--8--8--8--|----------------|
  still think...                   But...      listen man... kids know where it's at...

C                   D                   D7 D7sus4   D7

e|-------------------|-------------------|----------------|--|
B|-------------------|-------------------|----------------|--|
G|-9--9--9--9--9--9--|-11-11-11-11-11-11-|-11-12-12-12-11-|--|
D|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-|-10-10-10-10-10-|--|
A|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-|-12-12-12-12-12-|--|
E|-8--8--8--8--8--8--|-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-|--|

Repeat verse

 C  G    D5          G

e|-------------------|--------------------|
B|--5--3-3--2-2-2-0--|--3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
G|--5--4-4--3-3-3-0--|--4--4-4-4-4-4-4-4--| (x4)
D|--5--5-5--0-0-0-0--|--5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
A|--3--5-5-----------|--5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
E|-------------------|-----3---3---3---3--|
                         In the city


[Coda]

    G               C              G              C  G  D5       G
e|---------------|--------------|--------------|--------------|--3-----------|---------------|--|
B|--3------------|--5-----------|--3-----------|--5--3--2--0--|--3-----------|---------------|--|
G|--4------------|--5-----------|--4-----------|--5--4--3--0--|--4-----------|---------------|--|
D|--5------------|--5-----------|--5-----------|--5--5--0--0--|--5-----------|---------------|--|
A|--5------------|--3-----------|--5-----------|--3--5--------|--5-----------|---------------|--|
E|--3------------|--------------|--3-----------|--------------|--3-----------|---------------|--|
     In the...    thousand...    say to you.



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warfarenator 31 Aug 06, 2007 01:04 AM

100% correct

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glassinthegrass 30 Mar 29, 2011 01:40 PM

this is not 100% correct at all. right of the bat the intro chords are wrong. they're 5th too. C5,B5,A5 then G5.

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djsranger 198 Feb 17, 2017 07:23 PM

Actually, its definitely NOT C5 B5 A5 then G5 although that doesn't sound too bad either since its so quick. I have the licensed sheet music and it is correct as posted in this tab.

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