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    I'm Always In Love

    Wilco


    Note:  This version uses power chords throughout the song.

     

    Main Strum: D D D D D D D DU     ½ Measure Chords Strum: D D D DU

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

     

    Chord Guide (power chords)

           134

    B:    x244xx

           11

    E:    022xx

           134

    D#m:  x688xx

           134

    C#m:  x466xx

          134

    F#:   244xxx

     

     

    Intro: / B - - - / E - - - / x2

     

    Verse 1:

    B                               E                        B   E

    Why, I wonder is my heart full of holes

                  B                            E                           B   E

    And the feeling goes but my hair keeps growing

             B               E

    Will I set the sun

    D#m (½)   C#m (½)          F#

             On a big wheeled wagon

    C#m

         I'm bragging

    E                     

         I'm always in love

     

    / B - - - / E - - - / x2

     

    Verse 2:

             B                          E                         B   E

    When I let go of your throat-sweet throttle

                  B                               E                      B   E

    When I clean the lash of your black-belt model

              B                   E   

    Will I catch the moon

    D#m (½)      C#m (½)      F#

             Like a bird in a cage

    C#m

        It's for you I swoon

    E        

        I'm always in love

     

    / B - - - / E - - - / x2

     

    Bridge:

    F# (2)

         I don't get the connection

    E (2)

         If this is only a test

    C#m (2)

         I hope I do my best

    E (2)

         You know I won't forget

     

    / F# - - - / - - - - / E - - - / D#m - C#m -/

    / B - - - / E - - - / B - - - / E - - - /

     

    Verse 3:

                B                            E                 B   E

    When I fold the cold in my jet-lag palm

                 B                        E                    B   E

    When I soak so long I forget my mother

             B              E   

    Will I set the sun

    D#m (½)  C#m (½)              F#

          On a big wheeled wagon

    C#m

        I'm bragging

    E                            B (2)

        I'm always in love

              C#m

    It's a drag I snag

    E                            B (2)

       I'm always in love

    C#m

         I'm worried

    E (hold & ritard)         

       I'm always in love

     

    / B - - - / E - - - / x2

     

    Outro:

    B                 E                 B                         E

      I'm worried, I'm worried, I'm worried, I'm always in love   x4

     

    End on B


    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.