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Grand Funk Railroad chords for Im your captain closer to home

I'm Your Captain Closer To Home chords by Grand Funk Railroad

Grand Funk Railroad chords for Im your captain closer to home

Guitar chords with lyrics

I'm Your Captain / Closer To Home - Grand Funk Railroad (Mark Farner, 1970)
Tabbed/Chorded By: Skidaddy, Esq., G.Q.

4/4 TIME @ in 'D' and 'F'.

Chords Used:
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             GUITAR              KEYS
        A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramA augmentedA  A chord diagramD MajorD  A chord diagramG+G  A chord diagramBB  e    Bass|  Chord
       ------------------   ---------------
A chord diagramD MajorD    -  x  x  0  2  3  2     A chord diagramD MajorD    A-D-F#
Ds2  -  x  x  0  2  3  0     A chord diagramD MajorD    A-D-E
Ca9  -  x  3  2  0  3  0     A chord diagramC majorC    G-D-C-E   -OR-
     -  x  3  2  0  3  3     A chord diagramC majorC    G-D-C-E
A chord diagramDmDm   -  x  x  0  2  3  1     A chord diagramD MajorD    A-D-F
A chord diagramA#A#   -  x  1  3  3  3  1     A chord diagramA#A#   A#-D-F
A chord diagramFF    -  1  3  3  2  1  1     A chord diagramFF    A-C-F
A chord diagramA7A7   -  x  0  2  0  2  0     A chord diagramA augmentedA    A-C#-E-G  -OR-
     -  x  0  2  2  2  3     A chord diagramA augmentedA    A-C#-E-G


PART I - 'I'm Your Captain'



INTRO: [14 M]
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  NC?
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|------------------------0-1-0---|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramG+G|--7-----5-----4-----0-2---------|--7-----5-----4-----0-2-4---2---|
A chord diagramD MajorD|0-----0-----0-----0-------------|0-----0-----0-----0-------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramBB|------------------------0-1-0---|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramG+G|--7-----5-----4-----0-2---------|--7-----5-----4-----0-2-4---4-2-|
A chord diagramD MajorD|0-----0-----0-----0-------------|0-----0-----0-------------------|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A chord diagramE MajorE|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -

|A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |


'VERSE' Rhythm Guitar TAB -

  A chord diagramD MajorD    Ds2  A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9                 A chord diagramD MajorD    Ds2  A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9

e|2---2-0---2---3---3---3-3-3-3---|2---2-0---2---3---3---3-3-3-3---|
A chord diagramBB|3---3-3---3---3---3---3-3-3-3---|3---3-3---3---3---3---3-3-3-3---|
A chord diagramG+G|2---2-2---2---0---0---0-0-0-0---|2---2-2---2---0---0---0-0-0-0---|
A chord diagramD MajorD|0---0-0---0---2---2---2-2-2-2---|0---0-0---0---2---2---2-2-2-2---|
A chord diagramA augmentedA|--------------3---3---3-3-3-3---|--------------3---3---3-3-3-3---|
A chord diagramE MajorE|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -  1 - + - 2 - + - 3 - + - 4 - + -

                                                           Ev-'ry-


VERSE #1: [9 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB ('Ds2' not shown below for simplicity) -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD          Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD          Ca9  |
-bo-? dy,?    lis-ten to? me?   and re-turn? me?    my?

|A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD             Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9         |
 ship?     I'm your cap-? tain,?    I'm your cap-? tain,?   though I'm

|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9        |
 feel-? ing?    migh-ty sick?              I've been


VERSE #2: [9 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD           Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD           Ca9        |A chord diagramD MajorD              Ca9        |
 lost? now,?   days un-count-? ed?   It's been months? since?  I've? seen

|A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD          Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD          Ca9  |
 home?     Can you hear? me ?   Can you hear? me,?    or?

|A chord diagramD MajorD      Ca9    |A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9        |
? am I?   all a-lone?              If you re-


VERSE #3: [16 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD         Ca9    |A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD           Ca9       |
-turn? me?   to my home? port,?   I will kiss? you,?  moth-? er

|A chord diagramD MajorD        Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD           Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9     |
 earth?     Take me back? now,?   take me back,? now,?   to the

|A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9    |A chord diagramD MajorD        Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |
 port?     of my birth?

|A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9 |


BRIDGE: [28 M]
------                             *** KEY = 'F' -
                                    V
|A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramDmDm            |A chord diagramA#A#                     |
                                        A chord diagramA minorAm I in? my ca-?  bin dream-? ing,?

|A chord diagramDmDm             |A chord diagramA#A#                     |A chord diagramDmDm             |
?    or are? you real-?  ly schem-? ing?     to take? my

|A chord diagramA#A#                  |A chord diagramFF         |A chord diagramA7A7      |A chord diagramDmDm                 |
 ship? a-? way? from? me ?                    You'd bet-? ter

|A chord diagramA#A#                 |A chord diagramDmDm               |A chord diagramA#A#                   |
 think?  a-bout? it?     I just? can't live?  with-out? it,?

|A chord diagramDmDm                  |A chord diagramA#A#                   |A chord diagramFF        |A chord diagramA7A7               |
?    so please? don't take? my? ship? from? me?           Yeah,? yeah,?

RE-INTRO: [10 M] ** KEY = 'D' (Play last 10 Measures of 'INTRO') -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD         |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |
 yeah?

** Play 'VERSE' TAB -

|A chord diagramD MajorD  Ds2 A chord diagramD MajorD Ca9    |A chord diagramD MajorD  Ds2 A chord diagramD MajorD Ca9    |
                             I can


VERSE #4: [9 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD             Ca9    |A chord diagramD MajorD             Ca9        |A chord diagramD MajorD             Ca9        |
 feel? the hand?  of a stran-? ger,?   and it's tight-? 'ning?   'round my

|A chord diagramD MajorD         Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD          Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD         Ca9        |
 throat?     Hea-ven, help? me,?   hea-ven, help? me?   Take this

|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9      |A chord diagramD MajorD        Ca9 |A chord diagramD MajorD   Ca9       |
 stran-? ger?   from my boat?               I'm your


VERSE #5: [9 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9          |
 cap-? tain,?   I'm your cap-? tain,?    though I'm

|A chord diagramD MajorD           Ca9       |A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD         Ca9      |
 feel-? in'? might-? y? sick?     Ev-'ry-bo-? dy,?   lis-ten

|A chord diagramD MajorD        Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD         Ca9  |A chord diagramD MajorD       Ca9       |
 to? me,?   and re-turn? me?   my? ship?     I'm your


REFRAIN: [8 M] Play 'VERSE' TAB -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9                    |A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9       |
 cap-? tain,? yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah?      I'm your

|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9                    |A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9       |
 cap-? tain,? yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah?      I'm your

|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9                    |A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9       |
 cap-? tain,? yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah?      I'm your

|A chord diagramD MajorD            Ca9                    |A chord diagramD MajorD  Ca9  |
 cap-? tain,? yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah?


PART II - 'Closer To Home'



REFRAIN #1: [28 M]
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|A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |


|A chord diagramD MajorD                 |A chord diagramD MajorD                 |Ca9        |Ca9     |
   I'm? get-? ting? clos-? er? to? my? home?

|A chord diagramD MajorD                 |A chord diagramD MajorD                 |Ca9        |Ca9     |
   I'm? get-? ting? clos-? er? to? my? home?

|A chord diagramD MajorD                 |A chord diagramD MajorD                 |Ca9        |Ca9     |
   I'm? get-? ting? clos-? er? to? my? home?

|A chord diagramD MajorD                 |A chord diagramD MajorD                 |Ca9         |Ca9      |
   I'm? get-? ting? clos-? er? to? my? home,?           oh?


|A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |
?


SOLO: [16 M]
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|A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |


|A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |A chord diagramD MajorD       |A chord diagramD MajorD       |Ca9     |Ca9     |


REFRAIN #2: [64 M] 'CODA' / Play line below 16X -
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|A chord diagramD MajorD                 |A chord diagramD MajorD                 |Ca9        |Ca9     |
   I'm? get-? ting? clos-? er? to? my? home?


** NOTE: Grand Funk plays this line 16 times with a great strings track
         before the fade-out, but you can end it after you've played it
         as many times as you want by holding the 'D' after the 'Ca9'.
ⓘ Guitar chords for 'Im Your Captain Closer To Home' by Grand Funk Railroad, a rock band formed in 1969 from Flint, Michigan, USA. Grand Funk Railroad is known for their excitable rock/pop music.

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