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It Ends Tonight

All-American Rejects

 

Chord Guide

        231

Am:   x02210

      3    4

G:    3x0003

         231

Dm:   xx0231

       231

E:    022100

      134211

F:    133211

       32 1

C:    x32010

        231

Am/E  002210

      T  132

D/F#: 2x0232

       1   3

G/B:  x20003

 

 

 

 

Strum Guide

Main Strum (use unless otherwise noted):

 

D D D D D D D DU

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

Distortion Strum:

B B D   B B D

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

B = Muted Bass Note

 

 

Intro (w/main strum): / Am - - - / G - - - / F - - - / G - - - /

 

(one strum per chord):

Am                    F    

   Your subtleties, they strangle me

Dm                E    

     I can't explain myself at all.

Am                          F    

     And all that wants, And all that needs

Dm               E    

   All I don't want to need at all.

 

Pre-Chorus (resume main strum):

F (2)

   The walls start breathing, my mind's

     C (2)

unweaving, maybe it's best you leave me

    F                      Am/E    

alone.  A weight is lifted on this

Dm (2)

evening.  I give the final blow.

 

Chorus 1:

           C                       F    

When darkness turns to light,

                   Am              G    

It ends tonight, it ends tonight.

 

(w/distortion strum):

Am                  F    

     A falling star, at least I fall alone

Dm                 E    

      I can't explain what you can't explain

Am                          F    

     You're finding things that you didn't know

Dm              E    

    I look at you with such disdain

 

Pre-Chorus

 

Chorus 2:

           C                       F    

When darkness turns to light,

                   Am              G    

It ends tonight, it ends tonight.

           C                       F    

Just a little insight will make this right

                     Am                G    

It's too late to fight, It ends tonight,

             Am    

It ends tonight.

 

 

Bridge:

             G    

Now I'm on my own side

D/F#                F    

It's better than being on your side

Am      G/B                    

It's my fault when you're blind,

D/F#                 F    

It's better that I see it through your eyes

Am/E           F                    Dm

All these thoughts locked inside

                         G

Now you're the first to know

 

Chorus x2

 

End on Am

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.