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Watching Rainbows Chords
Well, I finally got around to it: the infamous "Watching Rainbows" at first i was afraid
to do this one becuase the vocals are very unclear but when i listened to it minus a few
mumbles i could figure out most of what John is singing. IT was recorded uring the Get
Back Sessions and George wasn't there that day so Paul plays lead. So the line up is
like this:
John Lennon- Electric Piano, Lead Vocals. Paul McCartney- Lead electric guitar. Ringo
Starr- drums. (?)- Tambourine.

The Beatles
Watching Rainbows
(Lennon/McCartney)

(INTRO):

|| A D ||: repeat twice


A               D              A              D
Standing in the garden waiting for the sun to shine
A            D             A                D
Hand me my umbrella...[incoherent]...in the line
A           D              A         D
Everybody's callin'...[incoherent]...come
A          D                 A                 D
Instead of Watching Rainbows I'm gonna make me some
A                   D        A                 D
Instead of Watching Rainbows I'm gonna make me some
A                      D        
Standin' in the garden waitin' for the English 
A                       D                    A
Sun to come and take me back so I can be someone
A                      D
Lookin' at the best of best old neighbors
A                       D               
Cryin' at my home cause I'm a settin' sabor
A                  D                      A    D
Everybody's got to have something hard to boil
        A                          D
Well, instead of Watching Rainbows cunnery cun*
          A               D
You gotta get outside and make you one
          A               D
You gotta get outside and make you one
           A                        D             A
Cause your not gonna make it if you don't get one oh...

(LINK):

|| A* D* E* ||:

(BRIDGE):

A*         D* E*
Shoot big!
A*         D* E*
Shoot big!

A                         D
Whatever you do you gotta kiss** somebody 
   A                  D
to get what you wanna be
          A*         D* E*
You gotta shoot big!
          A*         D* E*
You gotta shoot big!
          A*         D* E*
Until you shoot big!
        A*      D* E*
I can't shoot...

|| A D A D A D A D ||:   repeat endlessly

Electric piano riff transcribed for guitar:

E-------------------
B------2---3---4-5--
G--2-2---2---2------
D-------------------
A-------------------
E-------------------

comes to a sort of breakdown after about 2 minutes

*(that's what i think John is saying, but whatever he's saying, it's important to the rhyme scheme.)
**(could be "kill" you know how John is...)

Define:

A  (XX2220)
D  (XX0232)
A* (X77655) 
D* (X57775)
E* (X79997)

 
 
Beatles - Watching Rainbows Chords :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
Watching Rainbows tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind Watching Rainbows Chords:

The Beatles were a pop and rock group from Liverpool, England formed in 1960. Primarily consisting of John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals), Paul McCartney (bass guitar, vocals), George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals), and Ringo Starr (drums, vocals) throughout their career, The Beatles are recognised for leading the mid-1960s musical "British Invasion" into the United States. Although their initial musical style was rooted in 1950s rock and roll and homegrown skiffle, the group explored genres ranging from Tin Pan Alley to psychedelic rock. Their clothes, styles, and statements made them trend-setters, while their growing social awareness saw their influence extend into the social and cultural revolutions of the 1960s. After the band broke up in 1970, all four members embarked on solo careers.

The Beatles are one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed bands in the history of popular music. The Beatles are the best-selling musical group in history. In the United Kingdom, The Beatles released more than 40 different singles, albums, and EPs that reached number one, earning more number one albums (15) than any other group in UK chart history. This commercial success was repeated in many other countries; their record company, EMI, estimated that by 1985 they had sold over one billion records worldwide.[1] According to the Recording Industry Association of America, The Beatles have sold more albums in the United States than any other band.[2] In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked The Beatles number one on its list of 100 Greatest Rock & Roll Artists of All Time. According to that same magazine, The Beatles' innovative music and cultural impact helped define the 1960s, and their influence on pop culture is still evident today.

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