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INTO THE GREAT WIDE OPEN  Tom Petty



e---0-----------------


b---0-----------------          The chord names are probably a bit


g---0-----------------                dodgy but - hey. If you play this


d---2----1---0--------                on an acoustic 6 or 12 string 


a---2----2---2---4----                it sounds ok.


e---0----0---0---0----

Verse:

[Em]Eddie waited[Em7] till he finished [Em6]high school[Em]
[Em]He went to [Em7]Hollywood, got [Em6]a tattoo[Em]
[Am]He met a girl out there with a tattoo too
The [G]future was [F]wide [C]open.[pause: C] [C] [G] [G] [C] [C]

Verse:


[Em]They moved into a [Em7]place they both co[Em6]uld afford[Em]
[Em]He found a nightclub [Em7]he could work at [Em6]the door[Em]
[Am]She had a guitar and she taught him some chords
The [G]sky [F]was the [C]limit.[pause: C] [C] [G] [G] [C] [C]
Chorus:

[G]Into the [C]great wide [D]open,    [G]under them [Em]skies of [D]blue[Am]
[G]Out in the [C]great wide [D]open,    a [G]rebel with[F]out a [Em]clue.[A]

Verse:

[Em]The papers said Ed [Em7]always played from [Em6]the heart[Em]
[Em]He got an [Em7]agent and a roadie na[Em6]med Bart[Em]
[Am]They made a record and it went in the charts
The [G]sky [F]was the [C]limit.[pause: C] [C] [G] [G] [C] [C]

Verse:


[Em]His leather [Em7]jacket had chains that [Em6]would jingle[Em]
[Em]They both met [Em7]movie stars, partied [Em6]and mingled.[Em]
[Am]Their A&R man said "I don't hear a single."
The [G]future [F]was [C]wide open.[pause: C] [C] [G] [G] [C] [C]
Chorus 2X:

[G]Into the [C]great wide [D]open, [G]under them [Em]skies of [D]blue[Am]
[G]Out in the [C]great wide [D]open, [G]a rebel with[F]out a [Em]clue.[A]
[G]Into the [C]great wide [D]open,  [G]under them [Em]skies of [D]blue[Am]
[G]Out in the [C]great wide [D]open, [G]a rebel with[F]out a [Em]clue.[A]

(Instrumental: Play the intro riff and end with 3xC strum down+up then 4xG strum down+up! Repeat the C, G strum pattern.)

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65j50 (report)

After "future was wide open" the "CFCG" should actually be "GCGG"

After "Sky was the limit" should be "GCGG, GCGD"