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Vanilla Fudge - You Keep Me Hangin On chords

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From: "Kitch" rumpole@mortimer.com
Date: Sun, 03 Feb 2002 23:27:10 GMT

This arrangement, including the lyrics, seems to be completely different
from other versions I've heard, such as the Supremes.
[different, AND BETTER!] I wish someone would figure out the lead. 



    You Keep Me Hangin' On          Vanilla Fudge

     Em
                 [starting from whole band - 140 bpm marching staccato 1/8 notes]

     Em
      [whole band]     [at end of these 8 bars, bpm switches to 90]

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
      [organ only]

     Em7                 D                  Bm                 C2
      [organ only]

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
      [organ with lead guitar hits]

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
      [ditto]

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
       [whole band in]

     Em                  Em                 Em                 D
         [2 bar "telegraph" riff]                 Set me free, why doncha babe.

     Bm                  C                  Em                 D
         Get out of my life, why doncha, babe. Cuz u don't really want me, you just

     Bm                  C                  Em                 D
        keep me hangin' on.                   You don't really need me, but ya

     Bm                  C                  F                  F
        keep me hangin' on.                    Why do you keep a'comin' around,

     C                   G                  F                  F
        playin' with my heart?                  Why doncha get out of my life &

     C                   G                  D                  D
        let me try to make a new start.      Let me get over you, the

     B7                  B7                 Em
        way you've gotten over me- hey!        [telegraph riff]

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
            Set me free, why doncha babe.    Get out of my life, why doncha now.

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
            You don't really want me, u just keep me hangin' on.

     Em                  D                  Bm                 C
          You really don't need me, you just keep me hangin' on.

     F                   F                  C                  G
           You say when we broke up,         you just wanna be friends.

     F                   F                  C                  G
       But how can we still be friends when seein' you only breaks my heart again

     Em                  Em                                    Em
     [there ain't nothin' I can do about it] [telegraph riff]    Set me free, why

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
     doncha, babe.          Get out of my life, why doncha, babe.   You really don'

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
        want me, you just  keep me hangin' on.                  You really don't

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
         need me, you just keep me hangin' on.                  Get out of my life,

     D                   Em                 D                  Em
      why doncha babe.     Get out of my life, my doncha, babe.  Get out of my life

     D                   Em                 D                  Em
      why doncha, babe.     Get out of my life, why doncha, babe. [telegraph

     Em                  Em                 Em                 Em
        riff coming to crescendo]

     Em                  Em                 Em                 Em
      [ditto]                                                   [intro all over

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em7
         again, beginning with organ solo part]

     D                   Bm                 C2                 Em
         [organ]                                                [lead guitar

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
         hits held........]

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
         [intro continues to end]

     D                   Bm                 C                  Em
      []

     Em                  Em                 Em                 Em
      []

     Em                  Em                 Em                 Em
                                                                 [end]
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