Words and also music Bob DylanRecorded during The Basement sessions (1967) and released on The Bootleg collection 1-3 (1991). A different version was recorded Oct 1971 with Happy traum (banjo) and also released on greatest Hits II (1971). A live version was released on Live 1975 (2002)

Tabbed by Eyolf Østrem

Capo second fret (sounding an essential A major)

“Basement” version

G C/g GG AmThey say ev"rything can be replaced,Bm am GYet ev"ry street is no near.G AmSo ns remember ev"ry faceBm am GOf ev"ry guy who put me here.G C *) *) am in subsequent I watch my irradiate come shining versesBm D *) G indigenous the west unto the east.G Am any type of day now, any day now,Bm D/a G i shall be released.They speak ev"ry guy needs protection,They to speak ev"ry guy must fall.Yet i swear I see my reflectionSome ar so high above this wall.I watch my irradiate come shiningFrom the west depend the east.Any job now, any kind of day now,I shall be released.Now yonder standing right here in this lonely crowd,a guy who swears he"s no to blame.All day long I hear his voice shouting for this reason loud,Crying the end that he was framed.I watch my irradiate come shiningFrom the west depend the east.Any work now, any type of day now,I shall it is in released.

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Greatest access time vol. 2 version

Capo second fret (sounding crucial A major)

Intro (with a triple-time feel):

: . . . : . . . : . . . : . . .|-----------------|-----------------|----------(0)----|-3-------3-------|---3-----3-------|---2-----2-------|---1-----1-------|-0--(0)--1-------|---3-----3-------|---0-----0-------|---0-----0-------|-0--(0)--0-------|-3-----3-----3---|-2-----2-----2---|-1-----1-----0---|-0--(0)--2------- etc|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-2--(2)----------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-3-------3-------G AmThey speak ev"ry guy must require protection,Bm D G C/g G They to speak ev"ry male must fall.G to be Yet ns swear I view my reflectionBm D G C/g GSome ar so high above the wall.G AmI check out my irradiate come shiningBm D GFrom the west under to the east.G AmAny job now, any day now,Bm D GI shall it is in released.Down here next come me in this lonely crowd,there"s a man who swears he"s no to blame.All day long I hear that cry for this reason loud,Callin" out that he"s to be framed.I view my irradiate come shiningFrom the west down to the east.Any work now, any type of day now,I shall it is in released.

Live 1975 version

Capo second fret

|: G . . C/g :|G Am(7) They speak ev"rything have the right to be replaced,Bm(7) D G C/g GYet ev"ry distance is not near.G Am(7)So i remember ev"ry faceBm(7) D GOf ev"ry guy who placed me here.G to be I check out my light come shiningBm D G indigenous the west unto the east.G Am any kind of day now, any day now,Bm . . D G i shall it is in released.

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Budokan version

G#m7 464444F#m7 242222A#o x12020B11 x22222E G#m F#m They speak ev"rything deserve to be replaced,E G#m F#m however ev"ry street is not near.E G#m F#m So i remember ev"ry faceE G#m F#mOf ev"ry man who placed me here.E G#m7 F#m7 I view my irradiate come shiningD A E indigenous the west depend the east.E G#m7 F#m7 any day now, any day now,E E/g# A A#o E/bI shall it is in released.

Alternate lyrics

indigenous the young name Luther King Jr. Tribute, Washington, DC January 20, 1986

They to speak every guy needs protectionThey say the every male must fallI oath I see my own reflectionSomewhere for this reason high above this wall

I check out my irradiate come shinin"I don"t need no doctor or no priestAny job now, any type of day nowI shall be released

It don"t take lot to it is in a criminalOne wrong move and they"ll rotate you into oneAt very first decay is simply subliminalTo protect yourself and your forever ~ above the run

I watch my light come shinin"I don"t require no physician or no priestAny job now, any day nowI shall be released

the will uncover you whereby your stayin"Even in the arms of someone elses wifeYour laughin" now, you need to be prayin"To be in the midnight hour of her life

I check out my irradiate come shinin" ns don"t need no physician or no priest any type of day now, any day now I shall it is in released