The Gaslight Anthem - Meet Me At The Rivers Edge Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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3
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2

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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3
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2
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
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1
1
         
         
         
         
         
X
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2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
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2
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1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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X
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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3
4
3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
3
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2
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
3
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
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1
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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3
4
3
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
3
1
2
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

F

Intro

Use this picking pattern:
       2x            2x              2x             1x         1x
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
H-------1--------------0---------------1--------------1--------------0--0----|
G---------2---2----------0----0----------2----3---------0---0----------0-----|
D-----2-----2-------2------2--------3------3--------2-----2------------------|
A---0--------------2---------------3--------------3----------------2---------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------3-----------|
Pick the first section like above: See I've been here fAmor 28 years. Pounding sweat bEmeneath these wheels. We tattooed lines beFneath our skin. No surrender, mCy Bobby Jean. G Cadd – Emadd – C - G

Verse 1

Strum the other sections: See I've been here fAmor 28 years. Pounding sweat bEmeneath these wheels. We tattooed lines beFneath our skin. No surrender, mCy Bobby Jean. G We've been burned by Amall our fears. Just from growing Emup around here. Our father's factories Fmarked our cars. While Eden Cburned against the stars. G

Chorus 1

And Sally saidC, Sally said. I can't take Emno more regret. It cut us deep, Finto our souls. Came and climbed iCnto our bed. G And Sally said, SCally said. Meet me by theEm River's edge. We're going to wFash these sins away. Or else we won'tC come back again. G Cadd – Emadd – C - G

Verse 2

You know I had Amthese ballroom dreams. That, as a chEmild, came to me. I was a boy Fin Grandma's arms. A mother's pride and Ca wounded heart. G And I was full with fiAmery wonder. You wore Audrey HepbEmurn pearls. You were the only onFe who understood me then C and the only one who will. G

Chorus 2

And Sally saidC, Sally said. I can't take Emno more regret. It cut us deep, Finto our souls. Came and climbed iCnto our bed. G And Sally said, SCally said. Meet me by theEm River's edge. We're going to wFash these sins away. Or else we won'tC come back again. G

Bridge

And now I drive thAme 101 on Gthe California nightF. C

Am G F

And I'm amazCed at all the stars beneath that old Hollywood sign.

Am G F

And we Cwaltz, ballet up a boulevard to a place we never kept

Am G F

And I'm nCot sure if we belong here, if I ever really left, or If I can go hoGme. Chorus / Outro: And Sally saidC, Sally said. I can't take Emno more regret. It cut us deep, Finto our souls. Came and climbed iCnto our bed. G And Sally said, SCally said. Meet me by theEm River's edge. We're going to wFash these sins away. Or else we won'tC come back again. G CEmFCG (repeat) No retreat. No regrets. Meet me by theC river's edge. G C