Rodeo Rider

 

written by Gene Clark/Andy Kandanes

 

Greg Douglas           guitar
Bret Bloomfield        bass
Peter Oliva            bass
David Ozzie Ahlers     keyboards
Herb Pedersen          harmony
Chris Hillman          harmony
Thomas Jefferson Kaye  harmony
Andy Kandanes          drums/harmony

D
Small talk, cheap beer and wine
C
Easy women, wasted time
G                                    D
Another night with somebody he don't know
D
It's been the first and been the last
        C
Got no future, had no past
G                                  D
A nameless face in somebody else's show
C           D
Riding the rodeo
G             C     G    C
He's a rodeo rider, sole survivor
G                          D     C
Got to prove that he's the best
G     C      G   C
Rodeo rider, sole survivor
G             D               C
Got to be the fastest in the west
D
Cheyenne to San Antoine
     C
Wild horses and women he's known
G                                     D
Have broken his heart and most of his bones
D
But today he's gonna ride again
      C
Doin' everything he can to win
G                                                       D
A nameless face but that's the only life that he's ever known
C          D
Riding the rodeo
G            C      G    C
He's a rodeo rider, sole survivor
G                          D     C
Got to prove that he's the best
G     C      G   C
Rodeo rider, sole survivor
G             D               C
Got to be the fastest in the west

SOLO

G            C      G    C
He's a rodeo rider, sole survivor
G                          D     C
Got to prove that he's the best
G     C      G   C
Rodeo rider, sole survivor
G             D               C
Got to be the fastest in the west

 

 

From Gene Clark 'Firebyrd'

Takoma 1987

Gene Clark Music/Andy Kandanes Music(BMI)