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Shock the Monkey by Peter Gabriel
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    Shock the Monkey – Peter Gabriel
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    Tabbed by: maguri
    Tuning: Standard
    Peter Gabriel
    Shock the Monkey (1982)
    (Gabriel)
    From: "Peter Gabriel {4/Security}"
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    MAIN RIFF
    Dm
    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
    CODA
    FFC6/EC/EDm
    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
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    CHORDS
    E-A-D-G-B-E
    Dm x-x-0-2-3-1
    C x-3-2-0-1-0
    Bb x-1-3-3-3-1
    F x-x-3-2-1-1
    C/E x-x-2-0-1-0
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    (MAIN RIFF}
    1
    DmDm
    Cover me when I run 
    DmDm
    Cover me through the fire 
    Dm
    Something knocked me out' the trees 
    Dm
    Now I'm on my knees 
    DmDm
    Cover me, darling please 
    C
    Hey, hey, hey, hey, monkey, monkey, monkey 
    Dm
    Don't you know when you're going to shock the monkey 
    2
    DmDm
    Fox the fox, rat up the rat 
    DmDm
    You can ape the ape, I know about that 
    Dm
    There is one thing you must be sure of 
    Dm
    I can't take any more 
    Dm
    Darling, don't you monkey with the monkey 
    C
    Hey, hey, hey, hey, monkey, monkey, monkey 
    Dm
    Don't you know when you're going to shock the monkey 
    MIDDLE 8
    DmCDm
    Hey, hey, hey, hey (Monkey) Wheels keep turning 
    CDm
    (Monkey) Something's burning 
    C
    (Monkey) Don't like it but I guess I'm learning 
    Shock!
    Shock!
    Shock!
    CDm
    Watch the monkey get hurt, monkey 
    INTERLUDE (MAIN RIFF)
    3
    DmDm
    Cover me, when I sleep 
    DmDm
    Cover me, when I breathe 
    Dm
    You throw your pearls before the swine 
    Dm
    Make the monkey blind 
    DmDm
    Cover me, darling please 
    MIDDLE 8
    DmCDm
    Hey, hey, hey, hey (Monkey) Too much at stake 
    CDm
    (Monkey) Ground beneath me shake 
    C
    (Monkey) And the news is breaking 
    Shock!
    Shock!
    Shock!
    CDm
    Watch the monkey get hurt, monkey 
    CODA (see above)
    Shock the monkey
    Shock the monkey
    Dm
    Shock the monkey to life 
    Dm
    Shock the monkey to life 
    Dm
    Shock the monkey to life 
    Dm
    Shock the monkey to life 
    Dm
    Shock the monkey (Shock the monkey!) 
    Dm
    Shock the monkey (Shock the monkey!) 
    Shock the monkey
    Dm {Main Riff} {break}
    Shock the monkey to life