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Lodi

Creedence Clearwater Revival

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

         132

D:    xx0232

       32 1

C:    x32010

       12

Em:   022000

        123

A:    x02220

       231

E:    022100

      134111

F#m:  244222

 

 

Strum: D U X U D U X U    X = Scratch

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

 

Intro:  / G - - - / - - - - / D - C - / G - - - /

 

G (2)                             C                   G

Just about a year ago  I set out on the road

  G                             Em              C                          D

Seekin' my fame and fortune  And looking for a pot of gold

    G                     Em                      C                            G

Things got bad,  Things got worse  I Guess you know the tune

  G            D                 C     G     

Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again  

 

    G (2)                                       C                   G

I rode in on a Greyhound  I'll be walking out if I go

G                             Em                  C                          D

I was just passing through  Must be seven months or more

G                              Em      C                                 G

Ran out of time and money  Looks like they took my friends

G              D                  C     G

Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again 

 

/ G - - - / - - - - / C - - - / G - - - /

/ G - - - / - - - - / D - C - / G - - - /

 

        G (2)                             C                        G

The man from the magazine  Said I was on my way

 G                             Em        C                           D

Somewhere I lost connection  Ran out of songs to play

 G                            Em                     C                                  G

Came into town on a one night stand  Looks like my plans fell through

G              D                  C     G

Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again

 

Key Change:

/ D (hold) - - - / A (hold) - - - / E (hold) - - - / A - - - / - - - - /

 

A                                  D                  A

If I only had a dollar  For every song I sung

        A                 F#m                   D                       E

And everytime I had to play  While people sat there drunk

          A                        F#m         D                   A

You know I'd catch the next train  Back to where I live

  A           E                    D   A           

Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again         

  A            E                   D   A           

Oh Lord, stuck in Lodi again

 

Outro:

/ A - - - / - - - - / D - - - / A - - - / 

/ A - - - / - - - - / E - D - / A - - - / 

/ A - - - / - - - - / D - - - / A - - - / 

/ A - - - / - - - - / E - D - / A (hold) / 

 

 

 

 

 

Main Riff:

 


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.