Drive-by Truckers - Carl Perkins Cadillac chords version 2

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Carl Perkin’s Cadillac - Drive-by Truckers

Tuned down one whole step using a G progression. That’s how the band plays it live.

Yes, the key is in F but the chord shapes are based on G. Basically walking down 
from G to Em in the verse, then C to Am in the bridge. Please note chord shapes tabbed here:

Chords:Gmaj(320033) Gsus2(200033) Em7(022033) Cadd9(X32033) Gmaj 2((X20033) A7sus4(X02033)


INTRO: Gmaj  Gsus2  Em7  D Dsus4 D (2X)
 
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Life ain't nothin' but a blendin' up all the ups and downs
Cadd9 D Dsus4 DDamn it, Elvis, don't you know? You made your mama so proud
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Before you ever made that record... before there ever was a Sun
Cadd9 D Dsus4 DBefore you ever lost that Cadillac... the Carl Perkins one
Instrumental: Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 D Dsus4 D (2X)
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Mr. Phillips found ol' Johnny Cash when he was high...
Cadd9 D Dsus4 Dhigh before he ever took those pills... and he's still too proud to die
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Mr. Phillips never said anything behind nobody's back...
Cadd9 Dlike, “Damn it Elvis, don't he know?... He ain't no Johnny Cash”
BRIDGE 1
Cadd9 Gmaj 2(X20033) A7sus4 Gmaj If Mr. Phillips was the only man that Jerry Lee still would call “Sir”
Gsus2 Em7 DI just wish Mr. Phillips did of y'all, ‘bout as good as you deserved
Cadd9 Gmaj 2 A7sus4 Gmaj He did just what he said he's gonna do and the money came in sacks
Gsus2 Em7 D GmajNew contracts with Carl Perkins' Cadillac
Instrumental: Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 D Dsus4 D (2X)
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7I got friends in Nashville... or at least they’re folks I know
Cadd9 D Dsus4 DNashville's where you go... to see if what is said is so
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Carl drove his brand new Cadillac to Nashville and he went downtown
Cadd9 DThis town that promised him a Grammy, he turned his Cadillac around
BRIDGE 2
Cadd9 Gmaj 2 A7sus4 Gmaj 'Cause Mr. Phillips never blew enough hot air to need a little gold plated paperweight
Gsus2 Em7 DHe promised him a cad-illac, they put the wind in Carl's face
Cadd9 Gmaj 2 A7sus4 Gmaj He did just what he said he's gonna do and the money came in sacks
Gsus2 Em7 D GmajNew contracts with Carl Perkins' Cadillac
BREAK Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 D Dsus4 D (2X) Guitar solo over chords: Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 Cadd9 D (2X)
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7Damn it Elvis, I swear son, I think it's time you came around
Cadd9 DMakin' money you can't spend ain't what bein' dead's about
Gmaj Gsus2 Em7You gave me all but one good reason not to do all of the things you did
Cadd9 DNow Cadillacs are fiberglass, if you were me you'd call it quits
BRIDGE 1
Cadd9 Gmaj 2 A7sus4 Gmaj If Mr. Phillips was the only man that Jerry Lee still would call “Sir”
Gsus2 Em7 DI just wish Mr. Phillips did of y'all, ‘bout as good as you deserved
Cadd9 Gmaj 2 A7sus4 Gmaj He did just what he said he's gonna do and the money came in sacks
Gsus2 Em7 D GmajNew contracts with Carl Perkins' Cadillac
Gsus2 Em7 D Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 D Dsus4 D Carl Perkin’s Cadillac
OUTRO: Gmaj Gsus2 Em7 D Dsus4 D (2X) END ON Gmaj Enjoy. - A Stranger Here
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