FREE Campfire Singalong Songbook

20 classic, not-too-hard songs to enjoy with your family while you ride out the apocalypse.

Beatles - Petty - Johnny Cash - Eagles - John Denver - Dylan

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    2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten
    Lucinda Williams

     

    You can find audio files explaining each part of this song here: Jam Tracks (near bottom of page)

     

    Drop D Tuning (DADGBE)

     

    Chord Guide

             132

    D:    000232

          3    1

    G:    5×0003

            123

    A:    x02220

     

     

    Strum: D   D U   U D U

           1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Intro (w/main riff):  / D – – – / G – A – / x 2

                                       / D (hold) – – – / – – – – /


    D                                             G (½)                     A (½)

      You can’t depend on anything really, there’s no promises
       D                    G (½)   A (½)

    there’s no point

    D                                          G (½)          A (½)
       There’s no good there’s no bad In this dirty little

     D                    G (½)   A (½)

    joint
    G                              A
    No dope smoking no beer sold after 12 o’clock

     G                                      A
    Rosedale Mississippi Magic City Juke Joint

    G                                       A
    Mr Johnson sings over in a corner by the bar

      G                                       A
    Sold his soul to the devil so he can play guitar

     

    Chorus:

    D          G (½)            A (½)
        Too cool to be forgotten, hey

      D             G (½)            A (½)
    Hey.  Too cool to be forgotten

     

    Repeat Intro


    D                                             G (½)             A (½)

    Man running thru the grass outside says he wants to take up

     D           G (½)   A (½)

    serpents

    D                                              G (½)            A (½)
        Says he will drink the deadly thing and it will not

      D           G (½)   A (½)
    hurt him

     G                       A
    House rule no exceptions

    G                              A
    No bad language no gambling no fighting

     G                             A
    Sorry no credit don’t ask

     G                                 A
    Bathroom wall reads is God the answer? Yes.


    Chorus

     

    Bridge:

    G          A

    June bug vs. hurricane

    G           A

    June bug vs. hurricane, hey hey

     

    (w/main riff):  / D – – – / G – A – / x 2

     

    Solo:                  / G – – – / A – – – / x2

     

    Repeat Intro (hold last D for 4 measures)

     

    D                 G (½)       A (½)

    I had a lover,        I thought he was

      D           G (½)   A (½)

    mine

    D                                 G (½)   A (½)

       Thought I’d always be his   valentine

    G                                             A

    Leaning against the railing of a Lake Charles bridge

    G                                           A

    Overlooking the river leaning over the edge

    G                                                             A

       He asked me would you jump into the water with me

    G                                                      A                         

        I told him no way baby that’s your own death you see

     

    Chorus

     

    Repeat Bridge

     

    (w/main riff):    

    / D – – – / G – A – / x 4

     

    End on D

     

     

     

    Main Riff:

                   D           D      U           U            U           D            D      U            U           D    U

                   1    +     2      +     3     +     4    +           1    +      2      +     3     +           4     +

     

     

     

    Solo:

                 G                                                                   A

                 D                    D             D     U                     D     U             U

                 1    +     2       +      3     +     4    +               1     +      2      +     3     +           4     +

     

     

                G                                                          A                                                              D

                 D                 D            D    U                  D     U           U           U     D    U

                 1    +    2     +     3     +    4    +            1     +    2     +     3    +     4     +


    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.