Day Tripper Uke tab by The Beatles

5 Chords used in the song: D7, F7, E7, Ab7, G7

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Intro:
4x
A|-----------3-----5--------|
E|*--------3-----3---3-----*|
C|*-0--3-4-----------------*|
G|-------------3-------3-5--|

Verse:
2x
A|-----------3-----5--------|
E|*--------3-----3---3-----*|
C|*-0--3-4-----------------*|
G|-------------3-------3-5--|

A|----------8-----10--------|
E|--------8-----8----8------|
C|-5--8-9-------------------|
G|------------8--------8-10-|

A|----------3-----5-------|
E|--------3-----3---3-----|
C|-0--3-4-----------------|
G|------------3-------3-5-|

Chorus:
D7 D7
She was a daaa-y tripper, one way ticket yeah!
F7 F7 E7 E7
It took me so-o long
Ab7 Ab7 G7 G7
to find out, and i found out

Verse:
4x
A|-----------3-----5--------|
E|*--------3-----3---3-----*|
C|*-0--3-4-----------------*|
G|-------------3-------3-5--|

A|----------8-----10--------|
E|--------8-----8----8------|
C|-5--8-9-------------------|
G|------------8--------8-10-|

A|----------3-----5-------|
E|--------3-----3---3-----|
C|-0--3-4-----------------|
G|------------3-------3-5-|

Chorus:
D7 D7
She was a daaa-y tripper, one way ticket yeah!
F7 F7 E7 E7
It took me so-o long
Ab7 Ab7 G7 G7
to find out, and i found out

Bridge:
4x
A|-----------5-----7--------|
E|*-3------------5---5-----*|
C|*-2--5-8-9---------------*|
G|--0----------5-------5-7--|

Solo:
2x
A|-----------------2h-4--7b--4--2--|
E|*-2--2--5--2--5-----------------*|
C|*-------------------------------*|
G|---------------------------------|
(*Note* the second time you play this, go up one octave)

Verse:
4x
A|-----------3-----5--------|
E|*--------3-----3---3-----*|
C|*-0--3-4-----------------*|
G|-------------3-------3-5--|

A|----------8-----10--------|
E|--------8-----8----8------|
C|-5--8-9-------------------|
G|------------8--------8-10-|

A|----------3-----5-------|
E|--------3-----3---3-----|
C|-0--3-4-----------------|
G|------------3-------3-5-|

Chorus:
D7 D7
She was a daaa-y tripper, one way ticket yeah!
F7 F7 E7 E7
It took me so-o long
Ab7 Ab7 G7 G7
to find out, and i found out

Outro:
4x
A|-----------3-----5--------|
E|*--------3-----3---3-----*|
C|*-0--3-4-----------------*|
G|-------------3-------3-5--|

A|----------8-----10--------|
E|--------8-----8----8------|
C|-5--8-9-------------------|
G|------------8--------8-10-|

A|----------3-----5-------|
E|--------3-----3---3-----|
C|-0--3-4-----------------|
G|------------3-------3-5-|

Thanks for reading, enjoy!
-Clay

 

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ukematt avatar
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Really good job! A complete version of the song like this is rare. Awesome.
20 Dec 2010
About this song

According to the Day Tripper Songfacts, this was John Lennon's first overt reference to LSD in a Beatles song. The song can be seen as Lennon teasing Paul McCartney about not taking acid.