By The Way Chords & Lyrics Artist:

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Am chord Bb chord C chord Dm chord F chord
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INTRO
F C Am
 
CHORUS
F                           C
Standing in line to see the show tonight
              Am
And there's a light on, heavy glow
F            C                Am
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
F                        C
Dani the girl is singing songs to me
            Am
Beneath the marquee, overload
 
VERSE 1***
Dm
Steak knife
Dm
Card Shark
Dm
Con job
Dm
Boot cut
 
Dm
Skin that flick, she's such a little DJ
Dm
Get there quick by street but not the freeway
Dm
Turn that trick to make a little leeway
Dm
Beat that nic but not the way that we play
 
Dm
Dog town
Dm
Blood bath
Dm
Rib cage
Dm
Soft tail
 
CHORUS
F                           C
Standing in line to see the show tonight
              Dm
And there's a light on, heavy glow
F            C                Am        Bb
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
 
VERSE 2***
Dm
Black jack
Dm
Dope dick
Dm
Pawn shop
Dm
Quick pick
 
Dm
Kiss that dyke, I know you want to hold one
Dm
Not on strike, but I'm about to bowl one
Dm
Bite that mic, I know you never stole one
Dm
Girls that like a story so I told one
 
Dm
Song bird
Dm
Main line
Dm
Cash back
Dm
Hard top
 
CHORUS
F                           C
Standing in line to see the show tonight
              Am
And there's a light on, heavy glow
F            C                Am
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
F                        C
Dani the girl is singing songs to me
            Am
Beneath the marquee... of her soul
F            C                Am
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
 
INTERLUDE***
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ooh ahh, 'guess you never meant it
Dm
Ohh ahh
 
CHORUS
F                           C
Standing in line to see the show tonight
              Dm
And there's a light on, heavy glow
F            C                Am        Bb
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
F                        C
Dani the girl is singing songs to me
            Dm
Beneath the marquee, of her soul
F            C              Am        Bb
By the way I tried to say I know you, from before
 
OUTRO
F                           C
Standing in line to see the show tonight
               Dm
And there's a light on, heavy glow
F            C                Am        Bb         Dm
By the way I tried to say I'd be there, waiting for
 
 
***play a pattern which invoves a lot of string muting

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