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Clocks

by Coldplay

 

Capo 1

 

Chord Guide

         132

D:    xx0232

        123

A:    x02220

       12

Em:   022000

        T 321

Fmaj7:  1x3210

       32 1

C:    x32010

      3    4

G:    3x0003

      134211

F:    133211

 

 

       >     >     >

Strum: D D D D D D D D     > = accented strum

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Piano Riff x2

 

w/Piano Riff:

/ D - - - / Am - - - / - - - - / Em - - - / (x2)

 

D                           Am (2)                                            Em

Lights go out and I can't be saved, tides that I tried to swim against

D                           Am (2)                            Em

Brought me down upon my knees, oh I beg I beg and plead -singing

D                        Am (2)                                Em

Come out of the things unsaid, shoot an apple off my head - and a

D                 Am (2)                                  Em

trouble that can't be named, tigers waiting to be tamed - singing

 

w/Piano Riff:

D      Am (2)           Em       D      Am (2)           Em

  ye hooooooooh    aahh       ye hooooooooh    aahh

 

w/Piano Riff:

/ D - - - / Am - - - / - - - - / Em - - - / (x2)

 

  D            Am (2)                                   Em

Confusion never stops, closing walls and ticking clocks - gonna

D                     Am (2)                                             Em

come back and take you home, I could not stop the tune now known - singing

D               Am (2)                                         Em

Come out upon my seas, curse missed opportunities - am I

D       Am (2)                                    Em

a part of the cure, or am I a part of the disease? - singing

 

w/Piano Riff:

D      Am (2)           Em       D      Am (2)           Em

  ye hooooooooh    aahh       ye hooooooooh    aahh

 

w/High Piano Riff:

/ D - - - / Am - - - / - - - - / Em - - - / (x2)

 

w/High Piano Riff:

D      Am (2)           Em       D      Am (2)           Em

  ye hooooooooh    aahh       ye hooooooooh    aahh

 

Bridge:

Fmaj7 (2)                     C       G

  and nothing else compares

Fmaj7 (2)                   C       G

  oh nothing else compares

Fmaj7 (2)                     C       G     F (4)

  and nothing else compares

 

Piano Riff x2

 

w/High Piano Riff:

/ D - - - / Am - - - / - - - - / Em - - - / (x2)

 

w/High Piano Riff:

D      Am (2)           Em       D      Am (2)           Em

  ye hooooooooh    aahh       ye hooooooooh    aahh

 

w/High Piano Riff:

D          Am (2)                            Em

Home, home, where I wanted to go 

D          Am (2)                            Em

Home, home, where I wanted to go  

D          Am (2)                            Em

Home, home, where I wanted to go  

D          Am (2)                            Em

Home, home, where I wanted to go  

 

High Piano Riff x2

 

End on D


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