#1
I know it's long but that's what I was going for, personally I think it's good but please give honest crits. It's just an adventure song.

only guitar:
G
Oh the fireworks are blasting
Em
The night's not lasting
C
On the 4th of July
G
People are excited
Em
The sparks are ignited
C
Who knows what'll happen
G
The girls are dancing
Em
All the guys are romancing
C
The pretty blondes in the grass
G
The play hard to get
Em
They will always regret
C
Not going with the crownd
G
The guys get in the car
Em
Start to drive real far
C
Turn the radio up real loud
G
The blonde girls go home
Em
They wanna be alone
Build up:
C
Watch a movie or 2
Band in:
G
While the guys are driving
Em
Arms out the window; they're riding
C
As far as a tank of gas can get them
G
They don't know where to go
Em
It's just them and the open road
C
Who knows how long they'll last
Am
Now they'll drive real hard
Em
Five bottles of water
D
And the crisp Earth air
Am
There's a neon light
Em
Shining real bright
D
They see what they can find
Am
They get closer and closer
Em
'Till they're going blind
D
It's a Texaco station; gas just $3.99
G
They go to fill up; look up
Em
They see a sign in blue
C
One guy puts on his glasses
G
Reads it to find
N.C.
40 MILES TO HIGHVIEW
(guitar solo- 12 bars)
G
Well they stock up on water
Em
Go and follow the moon
C
Trusting that wonderful white balloon
G
One guy goes in the trunk
Em
Opens his bag
C
Starts playing his guitar
G
They sing along
Em
'Till half past dawn
C
They don't have a care in the world
G
22 years old;don't have to be told
Em
Who they are
C
Or what to do
Am
They rockin' in their seats
Em
Playin' rock n roll beats
D
They see another sign in blue
Am
They turn their brights on
Em
Drive a little closer
N.C.
5 MILES TO HIGHVIEW
(guitar solo-36 bars...trust me it'll be good)
Band out just block chords on guitar:
G
They pull in the town
Em
About 9 A.M.
C
See a house
G
That says
Em
For sale
C
They see three
G
Pretty brunette girls
Em
Walking
C
Their dogs
G
They exchange numbers
Em
Get to know the town
C
Put in first month's rent
Build-Up:
Am
They move their clothes
Em
In from the car
D
They think it's all a dream
Am
One of the brunettes walks in
Em
With a box of clothes
D
She helps them unpack
Am
They don't know what to do
Band breaks on Am Chord
N.C.
She goes to one of the guys
Pats his shoulder and says
WELCOME TO HIGHVIEW
woahs/yeahs over guitar solo-12 bars
you just witnessed the heart-stopping, door-locking, history makin, pants-droppin, earth-shakin, body quakin, lip-quivering, body-tickilin, love-makin fang