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Whiskey In The Jar Chords (ver 4) - Metallica


 
Whiskey In The Jar Chords
Whiskey in the jar, Metallica 
Chords for rhythm guitar only, heard out of McBlues
4/4, ¼ = 134 bpm, drop D Tuning, pattern example: |   ˄ ˄ ˄ |


Intro:  /: | F5 E5 D5 | D5 | D5 F5 | F5 | :/  


F5         F5         D5           D5
As I was going over - The Cork and Kerry mountains

Bb5        Bb5          F5            F5
I saw Captain Farrell - And his money he was counting

F5         F5            E5  D5             D5
I first produced my pistol - And then produced my rapier

Bb5        Bb5                     F5           F5
I said "Stand and deliver - Or the devil he may take you"


Bridge:  /: | D5 | D5 | F5 | F5 | :/ 


F5            F5                 D5          D5
I took all of his money - And it was a pretty penny
Bb5           Bb5              F5          F5
I took all of his money and - I brought it home to Molly
F5            F5          E5  D5          D5
She swore that she loved me - No Never would she leave me
Bb5           Bb5                       F5                  F5
But the devil take that woman - For you know she tricked me easy

Chorus:  C5            C5           B5   Bb5          Bb5
         Musha rain dum-A-do dum-A-da    Whack for my daddy-o
                
         Bb5           Bb5               F5           F5
         Whack for my daddy-o            There`s Whiskey in the jar, o


Bridge:  /: | D5 | D5 | F5 | F5 | :/ 


F5              F5         D5             D5 
Being drunk and weary - I went to Molly`s chamber

Bb5             Bb5             F5             F5
Taking my Molly with me - But I never knew the danger

F5               F5        E5  D5               D5
For about six or maybe seven - In walked Captain Farrell

Bb5             Bb5                   F5            F5
I jumped up, fired my pistols - And I shot him with both barrels



Chorus: | C5 | C5 | B5 Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | F5 | F5 |


Solo:   | D5 | D5 |

     /: | F5 | F5 | D5 | D5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | F5 | F5 | :/

        | C5 | C5 | B5 Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | F5 | F5 |


Bridge:  /: | D5 | D5 | F5 | F5 | :/ 



F                                     D
Now some men like the fishing - And some men like fowling

Bb                                F
And some men like to hear, - To hear the cannonball a-roaring

F                          D
Me - I like sleeping - Especially in my Molly`s chamber

Bb                              F 
But here I am in prison, - Here I am with a ball and chain, yeah



Chorus: | C5 | C5 | B5 Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | Bb5 | F5 | F5 |


Bridge:  /: | D5 | D5 | F5 | F5 | :/ 


Outro:   | F5 |   (all on F5)
           Musha rain dum-A-do dum-A-da      (8 times)

 
 
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About the artist behind Whiskey In The Jar Chords:

Metallica is an American heavy metal band that formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, California. Founded when drummer Lars Ulrich posted an advertisement in a Los Angeles newspaper, Metallica's original line-up consisted of Ulrich, rhythm guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, lead guitarist Dave Mustaine, and bassist Ron McGovney. McGovney and Mustaine were later ejected from the band, in favor of Cliff Burton and Kirk Hammett, respectively. The ejection of Mustaine resulted in a feud between him and Metallica. In September 1986, Metallica's tour bus skidded out of control and flipped, which resulted in Burton being crushed under the bus and killed. Jason Newsted replaced him less than two months later. Newsted left the band in 2001 and was replaced by Robert Trujillo in 2003.

Metallica's early releases included fast tempos, instrumentals, and aggressive musicianship that placed them as one of the "Big Four" of the thrash metal subgenre alongside Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax. The band earned a growing fan base in the underground music community, and some critics say the 1986 release Master of Puppets is one of the most influential and "heavy" thrash metal albums. The band achieved substantial commercial success with its self-titled 1991 album Metallica, which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. Some critics and fans believed the band changed its musical direction to appeal to the mainstream audience. With the release of Load in 1996, Metallica distanced itself from earlier releases in what has been described as "an almost alternative [rock] approach", and the band faced accusations of "selling out."

In 2000, Metallica was among several artists who filed a lawsuit against Napster for sharing the band's copyright-protected material for free without the band members' consent. A settlement was reached, and Napster became a pay-to-use service. Despite reaching number one on the Billboard 200, the release of St. Anger in 2003 disappointed some critics and fans with the exclusion of guitar solos, and the "steel-sounding" snare drum. A film titled Some Kind of Monster documented the recording process of St. Anger.

Metallica has released eight studio albums, two live albums, two EPs, nine videos, and is working on a ninth studio album. The band has become one of the most commercially successful and influential heavy metal acts. With over 95 million records sold worldwide, including 57 million in the United States, the band has won seven Grammy Awards, and has had four albums peak at number one on the Billboard 200.[1] The band's 1991 album Metallica, has sold over 15 million copies, which makes it the 25th highest selling album in the United States.[2]

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