NEIL YOUNG RUST RADIO SUGAR MOUNTAIN THRASHER'S WHEAT
Lyrics and chords to all the songs of Neil Young, as a collective effort by the fantastic Rust community. Compiled & managed by: Fredrik Johansson. Download the complete Songbook.pdf.
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SONGS · ALBUMS · TUNINGS · RANDOM
Peaceful Valley Boulevard
SUBMITTED BY: Ed Bugliosi, Fredrik Johansson, Roel van Dijk & Gary Carter

TUNING: EADGBE

CHORDS:
Em:
022000
G:
320003
Am:
x02210
Bb/E:
688760
Fmaj7:
133210
C2:
8AA980
G/E:
355430
F#dim:
xx4545
Adim7:
xx1212

RIFF #1: E---10/12-12-12-12-12----10-10----5/7-7-7-7-7----3-5- B---10/12-12-12-12-12----10-10----5/7-7-7-7-7----3-5- G---------------------------------------------------- D---------------------------------------------------- A---------------------------------------------------- E-0-----------------------------0-------------------- RIFF #2: E---10/12-12-12-12-12----10-10----3/5-5-5-5-5----7-3- B---10/12-12-12-12-12----10-10----3/5-5-5-5-5----7-3- G---------------------------------------------------- D---------------------------------------------------- A---------------------------------------------------- E-0-----------------------------0-------------------- INTRO: RIFF #1 x1 Em G x4 Em G Em G One day shots rang out in the peaceful valley Em G Em G God was crying tears that fell like rain D G C G Before the railroad came from Kansas City D G C And the bullets hit the bison from the train Am F#dim First shots rang across the peaceful valley G Adim7 And the white man laid his foot upon the plain RIFF #1 RIFF #2 Em G x2 A wagon train rolled through the dusty canyon The settlers full of wonder as they crossed A gentle creek where two old oaks were standing Before the west was won there was a cost A rain of fire came down upon the wagons A mother screamed and every soul was lost Bb/E Fmaj7 Bb/E Fmaj7 C2 G/E Bb/E Fmaj7 Em G x2 Change hit the country like a thunder storm Ancient rivers soon began to boil People rushed like water to California At first they came for gold and then for oil Fortunes were made and lost in lifetimes Mother earth took poisons in her soil RIFF #1 RIFF #2 Em G x4 An electro cruiser coasted towards the exit And turned on peaceful valley boulevard "People make the difference" read a billboard Above the long line of idling cars Am F#dim Who'll be the one to lead this world G Adim7 Who'll be the beacon in the night Bb/E Fmaj7 Who'll be the one to lead this world Bb/E Fmaj7 Who'll be the beacon in the night C2 G/E Who'll be the one to lead the nations Bb/E Fmaj7 And protect gods creations Em G x4 A polar bear stood drifting on an ice float Sun beating down from the sky Politicians gathered for a summit And came away with nothing to decide The storms thundered on, and his tears of pounding rain A child was born and wondered why RIFF #1 RIFF #1 Em G x3 Em