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Burn
Deep purple
Burn
(Blackmore/Coverdale/Lord/Paice)
From "Burn", 1974

Key: B flat

Intro: Gm

Gm

The sky is red, I don´t understand;

F/G

past midnight I still see the land.

Gm

People are sayin´ the woman is damned,

C Gm

she makes you burn with a wave of her hand.___

The city´s ablaze, the town´s on fire;

F/G

the woman´s flames are reachin´ higher.

Gm

We were fools, we called her "liar";

Bb F C Gm Eb C Gm

All I hear is "Burn!"_____________



I didn´t believe she was devil´s sperm;

she said, "Curse you all, you´ll never learn!

When I leave there´s no return!"

The people laughed till she said, "Burn!"___

Warning came, no one cared;

earth was shakin´, we stood and stared.

When it came no one was spared;

Still I hear "Burn!"______________



Dm Bb

You know we had no time,

Am Bb

we could not even try,______

Dm Bb/D C/D Gm

You know we had no time.



The sky is red, I don´t understand;

past midnight, I still see the land.

People are sayin´ the woman is damned;

she makes you burn with a wave of her hand.

Warning came, no one cared;

earth was shakin, we stood and stared.

When it came no one was spared.

Still I hear "Burn!"

I didn´t believe she was devil´s sperm;
she said, "Curse you all, you´ll never learn!
When I leave there´s no return!"
The people laughed till she said, "Burn!"

Warning came, no one cared;
earth was shakin´, we stood and stared.
When it came no one was spared;
Still I hear "Burn!"

Dm Bb

You know we had no time,

Am Bb

we could not even try,______

Dm Bb/D C/D Gm

You know we had no time.


The sky is red, I don´t understand;
past midnight, I still see the land.
People are sayin´ the woman is damned;
she makes you burn with a wave of her hand.

Warning came, no one cared;
earth was shakin, we stood and stared.
When it came no one was spared.
Still I hear "Burn!"

Bill Jones
RIFF SUGGESTION 1:

e-----------------------------------------------------------
b-----------------------------------------------------------
g------5-3-0-5------3-3--0-5--0-3-------5-3-0-5----5-3-0----
d------5-3-0-5------3-3--0-5--0-3-------5-3-0-5----5-3-0-3--
a--------------------------------------------------------3--
e---3-------------3------------------3-------------------1--

"Use pull-offs and hammer-ons....this is basically a two finger riff."

Scott Hannon
RIFF SUGGESTION 2:

e-----------------------------------------------------------
b-----------------------------------------------------------
g------3-2-0-5------3-2-0-5--0-3------3-2-0-5------3-2-0----
d------3-2-0-5------3-2-0-5--0-3------3-2-0-5------3-2-0-3--
a--------------------------------------------------------3--
e---3-------------3------------------------------3------(1)-

Tomas
RIFF SUGGESTION 3:

e-----------------------------------------------------------
b-----------------------------------------------------------
g---0--3-2-0-5----0-3-2-0-5----3------3-2-0-5----0-3-2-0----
d---0--3-2-0-5----0-3-2-0-5----3------3-2-0-5----0-3-2-0-3--
a--------------------------------------------------------3--
e-----------------------------------------------------------

Richard Swann