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Title: Big Weekend
Artist: Tom Petty

D//                    //                        //                       / There's some
that I know living in this town and I've come far to see them.
D //                //
Gonna track em' down.
       Am          //                             D
 They live in a brick house painted white and brown.
D//                   //                       //                 //      Left a tip for
maid and I packed up my guitar, dropped my key on the counter, rented a car.
       Am             //                        D
Gonna hook up with em' later and go hit the bars.

          G    D   Am        D          G    D     Am    D
I need a big weekend.    |-2 / 9--|  Kick up the dust. |-2 / 9--|
                         |-3 / 10-|                    |-3 / 10-|
( / ) = Slide            |-2 / 9--|                    |-2 / 9--|
                         |--------|                    |--------|
                         |--------|                    |--------|
                         |--------|                    |--------|

        G   D   Am     D                                  D
Yeah a big weekend.  |-2 / 9--| If you don't run, you rust.
                     |-3 / 10-|
                     |-2 / 9--|

( Repeat the same pattern for the next Verses)

Well I may shake your hand but I won't know your name. The joke in your language don't
out the same. There's times when I'm down and there's nothing to blame.

I need a big weekend. Kick up the dust. Yeah a big weekend. If you don't run, you rust.

I can work, I can travel, sleep anywhere, cross every border with nothing to declare.
can look back babe, but it's best not to stare.

I need a big weekend. Kick up the dust. Yeah a big weekend. If you don't
run, you rust.

****Note !!!! for the lead he just playing around with the D chord doing some hammer ons
stuff with the fist string them he swithes to Am and does the same with the second
it is easy to fuigure out !!

 the second part he does this when the hermonica kicks in


Hope you enjoy !!!
Marcolin ,    Email is any Problems

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brocknumber77 10 Feb 22, 2008 08:18 AM

The Am should be an A.

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DjangoWannabe 247 Jul 06, 2009 03:28 PM

Am is an A, and durinf the chorus just play G D A, don't go back to D.

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matt.waldon.5 10 Aug 30, 2013 04:14 AM

Harmonica Key G????? or not?

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