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This chart will look wacky unless you
rotate your phone

Videotape

Radiohead

 

Capo 2

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

       13421

Bm:   x24432

         132

D:    xx0232

       12

Em:   022000

 

Strum: D d D d D d D d

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

/ G - - - / Bm - - - / D - - - / x2

 

    G                    Bm

When I’m at the pearly gates

   D                   G

this’ll be on my videotape

       D           G

my videotape

 

  Bm                  D

Mephistopheles is just beneath

                G                   Bm            D

and he's reaching up to grab at me

 

G                         Bm

This is one for the good days

            D                      G

and I have it all here in red/blue/green

      Bm               D

in red/blue/green

 

G                                     Bm

You are my center when I spin away

D                        G

out of control on videotape

      D

on videotape, on videotape

      

/ G - - - / Bm - - - / D - - - / x6

               

G                         Bm                D

This is my way of saying goodbye

     G                      Bm                   D

‘Cause I can't do it face to face, I’m talking to you before

        G               Bm

No matter what happens now

D                                      G

You shouldn’t be afraid because I know

      D                               G                 Bm (2)

today has been the most perfect day I'll ever see

 

Outro:

/ D - - - / Em - - - / Bm - - - / - - - - / x4

 

End on Bm


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.