Log in

One click and you are in

Login with Facebook Login with Google

Why sign up and log in

Guitar Tabs Explorer
Kiss tabs for New york groove

Guitar tabs

NEW YORK GROOVE
by Ace Frehley/KISS 1978

The transcription for this song comes mainly from Ace Frehley’s solo album
in 1978 with a few things that KISS added in live during the chorus.
All chords for this song are power chords.

Any corrections would be appreciated. Also, if anyone knows the solo that
Ace used to play live, and could send it to me, I would appreciate it. Enjoy.
Tune Guitar Down 1/2 Step

Intro(Fig#1)


            Play 4 Times.
      A chord diagramE5E5
E-----------------------|
B-----------------------|
G-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--|
D-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--|
A-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--|
E-----------------------|


Verse 1
      A chord diagramE5E5                     A chord diagramE5E5
E----------------------------|----------------------|
B----------------------------|----------------------|
G-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9-------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9---|
D-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9-------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9---|
A-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7-------|---7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7---|
E----------------------------|----------------------|
 Many years since ...

      A chord diagramE5E5                          A chord diagramB5B5
E-----------------------------|-----------------------|
B-----------------------------|-----------------------|
G-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|-----------------------|
D-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9----|
A-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9----|
E-----------------------------|---7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7----|
 On the street,I was ...

      A chord diagramD5D5                          A chord diagramD5D5
E-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
B-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
G-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--------|---7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7------------|
D-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--------|---7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7------------|
A-----5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5--------|---5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5------------|
E-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
 To the left and to the right, ...

      A chord diagramE5E5                          A chord diagramB5B5
E-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
B-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
G-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|-------------------------------|
D-----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9------------|
A-----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--------|---9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9------------|
E-----------------------------|---7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7------------|
 Out of sight            In the ...


PRE CHORUS


Fig#1 (Played Four Times)


CHORUS
          A chord diagramE5E5                                  A chord diagramA5A5     A chord diagramB5B5
E-----------------------------------------|------------------|
B-----------------------------------------|------------------|
G----9----9----------------------------9--|------------------|
D----9----9----------------------------9--|---7-7-7--9-9-9---|
A----7----7----------------------------7--|---7-7-7--9-9-9---|
E-----------------------------------------|---5-5-5--7-7-7---|
 I’m Back   Back in the ...

     A chord diagramE5E5   A chord diagramE5E5                           A chord diagramE5E5     A5/ / B5/ /
 I’m Back   Back in the ...

     A chord diagramE5E5   A chord diagramE5E5                           A chord diagramE5E5     A5/ / B5/ /
 I’m Back   Back in the ...


     A chord diagramE5E5                             A chord diagramE5E5
E------------------------------|----------------------------|
B------------------------------|----------------------------|
G----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9----------|----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|
D----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9----------|----9-9-9-9-9--9-9-9--------|
A----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7----------|----7-7-7-7-7--7-7-7--------|
E------------------------------|----------------------------|
 Back   in the New York Groove   ....
LEAD INTO VERSE 2(Fig#2)
     A chord diagramF5F5                             A chord diagramF5F5
E------------------------------|------------------------------|
B------------------------------|------------------------------|
G----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
D----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
A-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|
E------------------------------|------------------------------|


VERSE 2
     A chord diagramF5F5                             A chord diagramF5F5
E------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10---|
D----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10---|
A-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8---|
E------------------------------|-------------------------------|
 In the back of my cadillac

     A chord diagramF5F5                                  A chord diagramC5C5
E-------------------------------------|------------------------------|
B-------------------------------------|------------------------------|
G----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10---------|------------------------------|
D----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10---------|--10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10----|
A-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8---------|--10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10----|
E-------------------------------------|---8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8----|
 Wicked lady sitting by ...


     A chord diagramD#5D#5                          A chord diagramD#5D#5
E----------------------------|---------------------------|
B----------------------------|---------------------------|
G----8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8--------|----8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8-------|
D----8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8--------|----8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8-------|
A----6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6--------|----6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-------|
E----------------------------|---------------------------|
 Stop at third and forty-three ...

     A chord diagramF5F5                            A chord diagramC5C5
E-----------------------------|------------------------------|
B-----------------------------|------------------------------|
G----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-|------------------------------|
D----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10-|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
A-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8-|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
E-----------------------------|-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|
                 This place was   ...


PRECHORUS(Fig#2 Twice)


CHORUS(Same Pattern as 1st Chorus with different chords)
    A chord diagramF5F5  A chord diagramF5F5                           A chord diagramF5F5   A#5/ / C5/ /
I’m Back  Back in the ...
    A chord diagramF5F5  A chord diagramF5F5                           A chord diagramF5F5   A#5/ / C5/ /
I’m Back  Back in the ...
    A chord diagramF5F5  A chord diagramF5F5                           A chord diagramF5F5   A#5/ / C5/ /
I’m Back  Back in the ...

     A chord diagramF5F5                             A chord diagramF5F5
E------------------------------|------------------------------|
B------------------------------|------------------------------|
G----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
D----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|----10-10-10-10-10--10-10-10--|
A-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|-----8--8--8--8--8---8--8--8--|
E------------------------------|------------------------------|
 Back  in the New York ....


 REPEAT CHORUS AND FADE

Almost there ...

Sign in to get your own page with links to favourite songs and more. You are just one click away...

Login with Facebook Login with Google