Dave Matthews Band - Save Me Chords

 
         
         
         
         
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No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

G1 F C Am G

e---0-----0-----0-----0-----3--
b---0-----0-----1-----1-----3--
g---4-----2-----0-----2-----0--
d---5-----3-----2-----2-----0--
a---5-----3-----3-----0-----2--
e---3-----1-----0-----0-----3--

Riff 1

G1 G1 G1 G1

Drivin' through the G1dessert I G1met a man He G1told me of his G1crazy plan He'd been Fwalkin' there foCr twenty days He was gonna G1walk on for tweG1nty more Said G1how 'bout aG1 drink or aG1 bite to eat Said G1no my G1faith is G1all I need Said then Fsave me Csave me Mister G1walkin' manG1 if you can G1You don't G1need to G1prove a thing to G1me Just G1give me G1faith G1make me believe Come on Fsave me Csave me G1Mister walkin' G1man, G1if you can Come on Fsave me Csave me Mister G1stranger, iG1f you please FSave me Csave me..

Riff 2

Emphasis on the bass notes. Dave kind of mutes/muffles the other notes with the beat stranger... if you... please
e----3-----------3----------3----------
b----1-----------1----------1----------
g--------------------------------------
d--------------------------------------
a------------------------2--2----------
e-3--3--------2--2---------------------
Or am I Amtoo far gonCe.... CTo get back G1home G1To get back home G1How 'bout G1you take a G1ride with me We could G1kill some or G1shoot the breeze FEvery whisperin' wind and Csecond counts Oh G1maybe if you G1walk but you should G1drive around And Fsave me Csave me G1Mister walkin' G1man, G1if you can Come onF save meC save me Mister G1stranger, iG1f you please FSave me Csave me.. Stranger if you please Or am I too far gone.... To get back G1home To get back G1home

Riff 3

There's two ways to play this part. 1: the way Dave plays it and 2: the way people with normal hands, fingers and joints play it. I'll show both but the I play it with the second way and it sounds fine. Dave's way:
e-----0--------0--------0--------0
b-----0--------0--------0--------0
g-----7--------7--------7--------7
d-----4--------4--------5--------5
a-----0--------0-----3--3-----5--5
e--7--7-----5--5-----5--5-----3--3
My way:
e-----0--------0--------0--------0
b-----0--------0--------0--------0
g-----7--------7--------7--------7
d-----4--------4--------x--------x
a-----0--------0-----3--3-----5--3
e--7--7-----5--5-----5--5-----3--5
I don't need you to stop the sunshine I ain't askin' you to make water into wine I ain't askin' you to fly I'm just askin' you to save me

Riff 4

GYou might Gtry Fsavin' Cyourself CWhy don't you Gsave Cme GYou might Gtry Fsavin' Cyourself As Cif the moon could GShine, Gtry Fsavin' Cyourself I sCaw tears down... GThere, Gtry Fsavin' Cyourself WhyC don't you save me, yeah