The Girl In The Yellow Dress Uke tab by David Gilmour

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Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7
She mesmerizes with a smile
Dm chordDm
Dark eyes as compelling as the bourbon
Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7 F chordF
That girl in the canary yellow dress
E7 chordE7
Says yes

Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7
She flips a pack of cigarettes
Dm chordDm
He doesn't smoke but he takes one nonetheless
Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7 F chordF E7 chordE7
It helps to keep his motives true the girl was blue
F chordF E7 chordE7
What else is the poor boy supposed to do


[Bridge]

Am chordAm Adim chordAdim Am/D chordAm/D Am/C# chordAm/C#
She bounces like a flame
Am chordAm A chordA
clothes on her
Dm chordDm Dm/C# chordDm/C# Dm7 chordDm7 Dm6 chordDm6
Eyes closed Yellow dress
F# chordF# F chordF
Runs and swirls


[Verse]

Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7
It's late the hour's growing horns
Dm chordDm
The band seems to draw her ever closer
Am chordAm G#m7 chordG#m7 Am7 chordAm7 F chordF E7 chordE7
This girl gets right down in the groove grooves a move
F chordF E7 chordE7
Leads him out to where they play the blues


[Bridge]

Am chordAm Adim chordAdim Am/D chordAm/D Am/C# chordAm/C#
She dances like a flame
Am chordAm
Has no cares yellow-dressed flame
Dm chordDm Dm/C# chordDm/C# Dm7 chordDm7 Dm6 chordDm6
Eyes closed arms above
F# chordF# F chordF
She shakes pearls and snakes


[Verse]

Bbm chordBbm Am7 chordAm7 Bbm7 chordBbm7
Too late in this folie a troix
Ebm chordEbm
He sees that the heart is pounding for
Bbm chordBbm Am7 chordAm7 Bbm7 chordBbm7 F# chordF# F7 chordF7
Big daddy who falls down to his knees begging her please
F# chordF# F7 chordF7
Lifts his sax says here's my little tease


[Bridge]

Bbm chordBbm Bdim chordBdim Bm/Eb chordBm/Eb Bm/D chordBm/D
Her dancing sets the place on fire
Bbm chordBbm Bb chordBb
Heaven and hell
Ebm chordEbm Ebm/D chordEbm/D Ebm7 chordEbm7 Ebm6 chordEbm6
The flames come up his spine
G chordG F# chordF#
As she shakes whirls and snakes

 

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About this song

David Gilmour told Uncut the story of this song, which contains lyrics penned by his novelist wife Polly Samson. "The basic backing track was recorded in 2004, with a jazz trio in this room (Astoria)," he said. "It's been waiting for something to turn it.""Polly wrote a beautiful lyric about a girl dancing in a jazz club wearing a yellow dress that comes from a picture that we have by Johnny Dewe Mathews," Gilmour continued. "I recorded it again at Abbey Road with a different band Read more on Last.fm.

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