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/ Dire Straits / Making Movies (1980) / Tunnel of Love guitar tab

Tunnel Of Love (Dire Straits)
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 Dm  C  Dm                Bb                 Dm  C  Dm  Bb
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                     Dm        F                        C
Getting crazy on the waltzers, but it's the life that I choose

G                                                       Dm
Sing about the sixblade sing about the switchback and a torture tatoo

              Dm                             F
And I've been riding on a ghost train 
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                    C
where the cars they scream and slam
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G                                              Dm
And I don't know where I'll be tonight but I'd always tell you where I am

     Dm                             F
In a screaming ring of faces 
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                          C
I see her standing in the light
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G                                                     Dm
She had a ticket for the races just like me she was a victim of the night

         Dm                             F
I put my hand upon the lever 
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                            C
said let it rock and let it roll
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G                                                      Dm
I had the one arm bandit fever was an arrow through my heart and my soul


                           Bb                      C
And the big wheels keep on turning
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     F            Bb
neon burning , up above

         F
And I am high on the world
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        C      Dm               Bb
come on take a low ride with me girl.
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                   Dm  C  Dm  Bb
On the tunnel of love.


              Dm     F                              C
It's just the danger when you're riding at your own risk

G                                                   Dm
She said you are the perfect stranger she said baby let's keep it like this

            Dm              F
It's just a cakewalk 
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                                C
twisting baby step right up and say
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G                                              Dm
Hey mister give me two give me two because any two can play


                           Bb           C
And the big wheels keep on turning
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     F            Bb
neon burning , up above
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         F
And I am high on the world
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        C      Dm               Bb
come on take a low ride with me girl.
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                   Dm  C  Dm  Bb
On the tunnel of love.


               Gm                       Bb
Well it's been money for muscle another whirligig

Gm                               Bb
Money for muscle         another girl I dig
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Gm                                     Bb
Another hustle            just to make it big
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    C              C
and rock away      rock away
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    F                              C Dm
And girl, it looks so pretty to me , just like it always did

Bb C                          F Bb                      C
   Like the Spanish city to me, when we were kids.


SOLO : [ F  C Dm  Bb C  F Bb  C ] (2x)  Dm  C  Dm  Bb
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               Dm            F                       C
She took off a silver locket she said remenber me by this
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G
She put her hand in my pocket
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                       Dm
I got a keepsake and a kiss
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                   Dm                           F
And in the roar of dust and diesel
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                        C
I stood and watched her walk away
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G                                                                   Dm
I could have caught up with her easy enough but something must have made me stay

                           Bb      C      F            Bb
And the big wheels keep on turning , neon burning , up above

         F
And I am high on the world
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        C      Dm               Bb
come on take a low ride with me girl.
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                   Dm  C  Dm  Bb
On the tunnel of love.

                   Dm  C  Dm  Bb
On the tunnel of love.


            Gm                                        Bb
And now I'm searching through these carousels and the carnival arcades

Gm                        Bb
Searching everywhere from steeplechase and palisades

       Gm                     Bb
In any shooting gallery where promises are made

   C                                                           C
To rock away rock away from cullercoats and whitley bay out to rockaway


(Bridge : arpeggiated chords)
F                                 C Dm                     Bb C
And girl it looks so pretty to me  ,   like it always did

                            F Bb                     C F
Like the Spanish city to me  ,   when we were kids.

                                  C Dm                      Bb C
And girl it looks so pretty to me  ,   like it always did

                            F Bb                    C
Like the Spanish city to me  ,   when we were kids.



FINAL SOLO :
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* Second guitar : plays chords from the bridge,
                  and then repeat [ F  C Dm  C  Bb ] till the end.

* Lead guitar :

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------------------------10-------------------------------------------
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-------10-12-12^10^12-------------------------10-12(14)----12(14)----
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-11-10---10-10----------(15)13(15)-----------------13----13----13-------
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Dire Straits albums
1991 On Every Street
1988 Money For Nothing
1985 Brothers In Arms
1984 Alchemy: Dire Straits Live
1982 Love Over Gold
1980 Making Movies
1979 Communique
1978 Dire Straits
Making Movies tabs
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02Romeo and Juliet tabbass tab
06Solid Rock tabbass tab

 

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