After Midnight

J J Cale

Key: D

INTRO:
              h                    h
-----------------------------------------
-------3--------------------3------------
-------2----4---4-----------2----4---4---
-------4----5-7-5-----------4----5-7-5---
--5---------5---5------5---------5---5---
-----------------------------------------

This riff is played twice, and then J.J. starts singing:
D ---------------------------------| ----3-----3-----------3--3-----3-| ----2-----2-----------2--2-----2-| ----4-----4-----------4--4-----4-| ----5-----5-----------5--5-----5-| ---------------------------------| Af - ter mid-night Riff 2 F G D (play riff2 twice) ---1----1---1------3---------3---3--------|------------------- ---1----1---1------3---------3---3--------|----1----1---0----- ---2----2---2------4---------4---4--------|----2----2---0--2-- ------------------------------------------|-0-----0---0------4 ------------------------------------------|------------------- ------------------------------------------|------------------- we're gon-na let it all___ hang out gon-na shake your tam - bour - ine
D F G ------------------------------|-1-----1--1------3--------3--3- ----3----3---------3--3----3--|-1-----1--1------3--------3--3- ----2----2---------2--2----2--|-2-----2--2------4--------4--4- ----4----4---------4--4----4--|------------------------------- ----5----5---------5--5----5--|------------------------------- ------------------------------|------------------------------- Af-ter mid)night we're gon-na chug-a-lug & it's gon-na be peaches and

In the following, strike chords only at the chord letters.
2nd verse coincides with 1st wherever only one line is typed)
Verse 1:
 DDDDDD
    shout     we're gon-na |cause talk and suspicion  
 FFFFFGGGGG
   give an  ex-hi-bi-tion   find out what it is   all a-
 AAAAAADDDDD
   bout.                        Af-ter mid- night,
 FFFGGGD
       we're gon - na let it all___   hang   out.  (riff2 twice)
 DDDDD
          Af-ter mid - night   |

Verse 2:
 DDDDDD
    cream     we're gon-na  cause talk and suspicion  
 FFFFFGGGGG
   give an  ex-hi-bi-tion   find out what it is   all a-
 AAAAAADDDDD
   bout.                        Af-ter mid- night,
 FFFGGGD
       we're gon - na let it all___   hang   out.  (riff2 twice)
 DDDDD
          Af-ter mid - night   |

Solo
The solo is fairly basic and follows the progression of the
verse (2 times). I'm not typing it in, 'cause you should be
able to get it off the record. If not: improvise!

OUTRO:
N.C.


A D F G
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