Chords used in this song:

 

C             (x32010)

G             (3×0033)

G2          (355433)

Am         (x02210)

E              (022100)

F              (x33211)

F2           (133211)

Fm          (x33111)

Ab/E      (4×2100)

 

 

Intro

—–

Piano part with guitar

 

C             F              C             F

 

Verse 1

——-

C               G            Am

Slip inside the eye of your mind

E                F

Don’t you know you might find

G                     C      Am G  [play these 2 chords quickly]

A better place to play

C             G            Am

You said that you’d never been

E                   F

But all the things that you’ve seen

G               C     Am G

Slowly fade away

 

 

Pre-Chorus

———-

F                                  Fm           C

So I start a revolution from my bed

F                 Fm            C

Cos you said the brains I had went to my head

F                 Fm              C

Step outside, the summertime’s in bloom

G

Stand up beside the fireplace

Ab/E

Take that look from off your face

Am             G2            F2              G2

Cos you ain’t ever gonna burn my heart ouuuuuuuuuuuuuuuut

 

[NOTE: The G#/E chord could possibly also be played as G#/E7 (420100) and

I actually saw this chord tabbed in a guitar magazine  as (xx0101)!]

 

Chorus

——

C  G         Am        E              F

So Sally can wait, she knows it’s too late

G          C   Am G

as she’s walking on by

C    G        Am  E                F             G

Her soul slides away,   but don’t look back in anger

C     G    Am    E    F    G     C     Am G

I heard you say

 

 

Verse 2

——-

[same chords are used as in verse 1]

 

Take me to the place where you go

Where nobody knows, if it’s night or day

Please don’t put your life in the hands

of a rock and roll band, who’ll throw it all away

 

Pre-Chorus

———-

[same chords as first pre-chorus]

 

Gonna start a revolution from my bed

Cos you said the brains I had went to my head

Step outside, the summertime’s in bloom

Stand up beside the fireplace

Take that look from of your face

Cos you ain’t never gonna burn my heart out

 

Chorus again:

————-

So sally can wait, she knows it’s too late

as she’s walking on by

Her soul slides away, but don’t look back in anger

I heard you say

 

Guitar Solo

———–

[solo played over the chords from the pre-chorus]

 

[Chorus again]

 

[Chorus again] but this time the song ends with:

 

C        G        Am

Her soul slides away   [long pause]

 

[sing the following parts moderately slow and play the guitar slowly one

time]

F

But don’t look back in anger

Fm

Don’t look back in anger  [pause]

C    G   Am   E   F   G             C

I heard you say                                      least not today

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