Lyrics, Chords & Tablatures: Eddie And The Boys


by Pekka Rechardt and Jim Pembroke. Album: The Lucky Golden Stripes And Starpose (1976)
Fade In (w/Riff A*)
 ||:C#m   |   A   | F#m7 | %  | C#m |  %  |  %  |    /H  /C : ||

(w/Riff A & Riff B**)
||:C#m   |   A   | F#m7 | %  | C#m |  %  |  %  |    /H  /C : ||


C#m          A          F#m7
Pablo and Antonis is a buddies and cronies
    C#m                             /H  /C
Own ponies and share all their toys
           C#m           A           F#m7
Well, they shake in the mornin' and hang in the evenin'
C#m                         /H  /C
Out with Eddie and the boys

  (w/Riff C***)
4/4 Am          Em          Am          Em
  Oocha oocha oo cha cha, oocha oocha oo cha cha
  Am          Em          Am          Em     /H  /C
  Oocha oocha oo cha cha, oocha oocha


Yes 'n' Holy Baloney, Margaret and Joanie
Can't hear themselves think for the noise
Well, the stocks always falling and the shares always crawling
Out with Eddie and the boys

  (guitar solo) 2x
||:C#m   |   A   | F#m7 | %  | C#m |  %  |  %  |    /H  /C : ||
  Am          Em ...   
  Oocha oocha...

Yes and student Dragotsi got a dog name of Grotski
Count voting amongst the life's joys
Well, he vote for the uppers and vote for the downers
Gonna vote for Eddie and the boys

Doo doo doo... (scat+ instr. w/Riff B) 2x
||:C#m   |   A   | F#m7 | %  | C#m |  %  |  %  |    /H  /C : ||

   Am           Em            Am          Em
  Eddie Eddie and the boys, Eddie Eddie and the boys
   Am           Em            Am          Em
  Eddie Eddie and the boys, Eddie Eddie

    (guitar solo)
||: G#m  | D#m  :|| 4x     ||: C#m  |  G#m  :|| 4x   

||: A#m  | Fm   :||  4x    ||: F#m  | C#m   :||  4x    

||: Am    |  Em   :|| 2x  ||: G#m  | D#m  :|| 2x     ||: C#m  |  G#m  :|| 2x   

||: A#m  | Fm   :||  2x  ||: F#m  | C#m   :||  2x    ||: Am   |  Em   :|| 2x



*Riff A:
     C#m             Aadd9         F#m7(11)
||----4---4-------|--0---0-------|--0---0-------|--0---0--------|
||----5---5-------|--0---0-------|--0---0-------|--0---0--------|
||.---6---6-------|--2---2-------|--2---2-------|--2---2--------|
||.---6---6-------|--2---2-------|--4---4-------|--4---4--------|
||----4---4-------|--0---0-------|--4---4-------|--4---4--------|
||----------------|--------------|--------------|---------------|


    C#m7                                              (H5)  (C5)
|---0---0-------|--0---0------|--0---0-------|----------------------||
|---0---0-------|--0---0------|--0---0-------|----------------------||
|---1---1-------|--1---1------|--1---1-------|--------(4)---(5)----.||
|---2---2-------|--2---2------|--2---2-------|--------(4)---(5)----.||
|---4---4-------|--4---4------|--4---4-------|---------2-----3------||
|---------------|-------------|--------------|----------------------||


**Riff B:
    C#m              Aadd9          F#m7(11)
||----4-4---4-----|--------------|--------------|----------------|
||------------7---|--5-----------|--------------|--5-------------|
||.---------------|------6-------|--4-6---6-6---|------6---------|
||.---------------|--------------|--------------|----------------|
||----------------|--------------|--------------|----------------|
||----------------|--------------|--------------|----------------|



   C#m7                                           (H5)  (C5)
|---4-4---4-----|--------------|------------|-------------------||
|-----------7---|--5-----------|------------|-------------------||
|---------------|------6---4---|--6---------|------(4)---(5)---.||
|---------------|--------------|------------|------------------.||
|---------------|--------------|------------|-------------------||
|---------------|--------------|------------|-------------------||



***Riff C:
           Am7                         Em7
||-----------5---5---5---5----------|-------7---7---7-----------------||
||-----------5---5---5---5----------|-------5---5---5-----------------||
||.---------------------------------|--------------------------------.||
||.---------------------------------|--------------------------------.||
||----------------------------------|---------------------------------||
||----------------------------------|---------------------------------||

Transcribed by Kari Herranen