Expressway?

Expressway?

Postby Emoto » Sat May 16, 2009 11:23 am

I like what Garcia and Saunders did with this as an instrumental. Does this match more or less what any of you familiar wiht playing the song do? Thanks!

I found this:

http://www.chordie.com/chord.pere/www.g ... 17915.html?


Expressway To Your Heart
Soul Survivors
car borns
Intro:

2X
bass doubled with piano :

F#
v v v v

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Verse 1:
[chords are implied by bass/piano line except during second verse
where organ plays chords on 2 beat of each measure]
F#
I've been tryin' to get to you for a long time
Because constantly you been on my mind
v v v v

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-----1---22-2-24-
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B
I was th inkin' 'bout a shortcut I could take
F#
But it s eems like I made a mistake
(organ alone):
A#m G#m
I was wrong, mmm, I took too long
G#m A#m
I got c aught in the rush hour
G#m A#m
A fellow started to shower
G#m A#m
You with love and affect ion
B C#
Now you won't l ook in my dir ection
fuzz guitar doubles bass/piano riff from intro
Chorus:
F#
On the exp ressway to your heart
The expressway is not the best way
(electric piano):
D#m D#m/C#
At five o'c lock it's much too crowded
D#m/B D#m/A#
Much too crowded, so crowded
(guitar enters, playing D# octaves)
D#m D#m/C#
No room for me (too crowded)
D#m/B D#m/A#
Oh, too crowded
repeat intro riff (w/organ on 2 beat), 2X
Verse 2:
Now there's too many ahead of me
They're all the time gettin' in front of me
I thought I could find a clear road ahead
But I found stoplights instead
I was wrong, baby, I took too long
I got caught in the rush hour
A fellow started to shower
You with love and affection
Come on, look in my direction
repeat cborus
Coda: (repeat to fade w/car horns):
D#m D#m/C#
Oh, much too crowded
D#m/B D#m/A#
Oh, so crowded
-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers
Such a long, long time to be gone, and a short time to be there...
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Re: Expressway?

Postby astroman99 » Mon May 18, 2009 4:25 am

Looks right ....move it up to G maj, and on the second part the em down to B ...dont forget to accent with a Bsus4 resolve to B.. into main riff in G
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