Tuning: E A D G B E
Capo: 2nd fret
Key: A

Chords

Transpose up

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D 

Verse 1

A 
Heading down south to the  
E 
land of the pines
 
I’m  
F#m 
thumbing my way into North
D 
Caroline
A 
Staring up the road and  
E 
pray to God I see head
D 
lights
 
I  
A 
made it down the coast in  
E 
seventeen 
 
hours
 
Pic
F#m 
king me a bouquet of dog
D 
wood 
 
flowers
 
And I’m a
A 
hopin’ for Raleigh, I can  
E 
see my baby tonight  
D 

Chorus

 
So rock
A 
me momma like a  
E 
wagon 
 
wheel
F#m 
Rock me momma any  
D 
way you feel
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me
 
Rock
A 
me momma like the  
E 
wind and the rain
 
Rock
F#m 
me momma like a  
D 
south bound train
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me

Interlude

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D 

Verse 2

 
I’m  
A 
running from the cold  
E 
up in New England
 
I was  
F#m 
born to be a fiddler in an old
D 
time string band
 
My  
A 
baby plays a guitar,
E 
I pick a banjo now  
D 
 
Oh, north
A 
country winters keep a
E 
getting me down
 
Lost my  
F#m 
money playing poker so I  
D 
had to leave town
 
But I ain’t
A 
turning back to  
E 
living that old life no
D 
more

Chorus

 
So rock
A 
me momma like a  
E 
wagon 
 
wheel
F#m 
Rock me momma any  
D 
way you feel
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me
 
Rock
A 
me momma like the  
E 
wind and the rain
 
Rock
F#m 
me momma like a  
D 
south bound train
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me

Interlude

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D 

Solo

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D 

Bridge

A 
Walkin’ to the south  
E 
out of Roanoke
 
Caught a  
F#m 
trucker out of Philly had a  
D 
nice long toke
 
But  
A 
he’s a heading west from the  
E 
Cumberland 
 
gap
 
To  
D 
Johnson City, Tennessee
 
And I got
A 
ta get a move on be
E 
fore the sun
 
I hear my  
F#m 
baby calling my name and I  
D 
know that she’s the only one
 
And  
A 
if I die in Raleigh at  
E 
least I will die
D 
free

Chorus

 
So rock
A 
me momma like a
E 
wagon 
 
wheel
 
Rock
F#m 
me momma any  
D 
way you feel
A 
Hey,
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me
 
Rock
A 
me momma like the  
E 
wind and the rain
 
Rock
F#m 
me momma like a  
D 
south bound train
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me
 
Oh, So rock
A 
me momma like a  
E 
wagon 
 
wheel
F#m 
Rock me momma any  
D 
way you feel
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me
 
Rock
A 
me momma like the  
E 
wind and the rain
 
Rock
F#m 
me momma like a  
D 
south bound train
 
Hey,
A 
 
E 
momma 
 
rock
D 
me

Outro

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D 
 
A 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
 
A 
E 
 
D 
 
A 
 
E 
F#m 
 
D 
 
A 
 
E 
D 

Fade Out

A 
 
E 
 
F#m 
 
D 
A 
 
E 
 
D