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Bob Dylan - Oxford Town (Chord)
Submitter: cotswoldkid (222) on 7/29/17 1 comment
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Oxford Town (Chord)

Album: Freewheelin'

Bob Dylan 

Open D Tuning - D A D F# A D - Capo 6

Chords: Cotswoldkid

Play Intro Twice; D - D/A – Gadd9 – D - Gadd9 – D - Gadd9 – D - Gadd9 – D


Verse 1
D      D/A   Gadd9 D      Gadd9                             D     
Oxford Town, Oxford Town, everybody's got their heads bowed down, 
Gadd9                         D       Gadd9
the sun don’t shine above the ground, ain't a-going down to Oxford Town.
       
Intro: D D/A Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9


Verse 2       
D       D/A     Gadd9  D     Gadd9                       D     
He went down to Oxford Town, guns and clubs followed him down, 
Gadd9                    D      Gadd9
all because his face was brown, better get away from Oxford Town.
       
Intro: D D/A Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9


Verse 3
D      D/A  Gadd9      D        Gadd9                             D                                   
Oxford Town around the bend, he come to the door, he couldn't get in, 
Gadd9                            D     Gadd9
all because of the color of his skin, what do you think about that my friend?
   
Intro: D D/A Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9


Verse 4
D      D/A     Gadd9    D    Gadd9                      D                                   
Me and my gal, my gal's son, we got met with a tear gas bomb,
Gadd9                    D     Gadd9                             
I don't even know why we come, going back where we come from.
     
Intro: D D/A Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9


Verse 5
D      D/A         Gadd9 D    Gadd9                         D                                  
Oxford Town in the afternoon, everybody singing a sorrowful tune,
Gadd9                               D     Gadd9                                  
two men died 'neath the Mississippi moon, somebody better investigate soon.
            
Intro: D D/A Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9 D Gadd9






 
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-cotswoldkid | 7/29/2017
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