David Bowie - Hours
Thursdays Child Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=4 Transcribed By: Emanuele Thursday's Child (David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels) Transcribed by Emanuele ---------------------------------------------- F#(add9) D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F# Esus4 F# All of my life I've tried so hard C#m D Doing my best with what I had C# D G# Nothing much happened all the same F# Esus4 F# Something about me stood apart C#m D A whisper of hope that seemed to fail C# G# Maybe I'm born right out of my time B F#(add9) Breaking my life in two CHORUS: ----- F# C#m B Throw me tomorrow G#m F# Now that I've really got a chance C#7 A#7 Throw me tomorrow G# F# Everything's falling into place C#m B Throw me tomorrow G#m F# Seeing my past to let it go C#7 A#7 Throw me tomorrow D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) Only for you I don't regret F#(add9) That I was Thursday's Child ---- D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was F# Esus4 F# Sometimes I cried my heart to sleep C#m D Shuffling days and lonesome nights C# D G# Sometimes my courage fell to my feet F# Esus4 F# Lucky old sun is in my sky C#m D Nothing prepared me for your smile C# G# Lighting the darkness of my soul B F#(add9) Innocence in your arms CHORUS D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was Thursday's Child D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was Thursday's Child D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m(7,11) C#sus4 B(6) F#(add9) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was ---------------------------------------------------- CHORDS: E A D G B E E A D G B E F# = 2 (4) 4 3 2 (2) F#add9 = 2 4 6 3 (2)(2) or * * 4 3 2 4 D#m = * 6 8 8 7 (6) D#m7,11 = * 6 (4) 6 7 4 or * 6 6 6 7 6 C#sus4 = * 4 6 6 7 (4) B = * 2 4 4 4 (2) or 7 (9) 9 8 7 (7) B6 = 7 * 6 8 7 * or * 2 1 1 0 2 Esus4 = 0 2 2 2 0 0 C#m = * 4 6 6 5 (4) D = * 5 7 7 7 (5) or * * 0 2 3 2 C# = * 4 6 6 6 (4) G# = 4 (6) 6 5 4 (4) G#m = 4 6 6 4 4 4 C#7 = * 4 6 4 6 (4) or * 4 3 4 2 * A#7 = 6 (8) 6 7 6 (6) or * 1 3 1 3 (1) Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=178 Transcribed By: ZL THURSDAY'S CHILD from Hours INTRO: F# D#m7 C# B F# D#m7 C# B F# E F# All of my life I've tried so hard C# D Doing my best with what I had C# D G# Nothing much happened all the same F# E F# Something about me stood apart C# D A whisper of hope that seemed to fail C# G# Maybe I'm born right out of my time B F# Breaking my life in two CHORUS 1: F# C# Throw me tomorrow B G# F# Now that I've really got a chance C# Throw me tomorrow Bb G# F# Everything's falling into place C# Throw me tomorrow B G# F# Seeing my past to let it go C# Throw me tomorrow Bb G# F# B Only for you I don't regret F# That I was Thursday's child D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was E F# Sometimes I cried my heart to sleep C# D Shuffling days and lonesome nights C# D G# Sometimes my courage fell to my feet F# E F# Lucky old sun is in my sky C# D Nothing prepared me for your smile C# G# Lighting the darkness of my soul B F# Innocence in your arms CHORUS 2 D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was Thursday's Child D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was Thursday's Child D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m7 C# B F# Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m7 C# B D#m7 C# B Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was D#m7 C# B Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ B X24442 D XX0232 C# X46664 Bb X13331 E 022100 F# 244322 G# 466544 D#m7 X68676 Martin Lorimer has this to say: "I'm sure most of the C# are C#m in the verse and first bit of chorus. and some of the G# are minors as well. The D#m7 also sounds better as a minor chord." =================================================================== =================================================================== Something In The Air Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=179 Transcribed By: ZL SOMETHING IN THE AIR from Hours INTRO: Gm Cm Your coat and hat are gone Cm9 Cm Cm9 I really can't look at your little empty shelf Dm A ragged teddy bear F Dm It feels like we never had a chance F Don't look me in the eye Cm We lay in each other's arms Cm9 Cm Cm9 But the room is just an empty space Dm I guess we lived it out F Something in the air Dm We smile too fast F Bb Then can't think of a thing to say F/A G# Lived with the best times Eb Left with the worst F# F Danced with you too long F# F Nothing left to save Bb F/A Let's take what we can G# Eb I know you'll hold your head up high F# F We've raged for the last time F# F A place of no return Bb F/A And there's something in the air Gm Something in my eye F# F I've danced with you too long Bb F/A Yeah Gm Something in the air F# F Something in my eye BREAK: Gm Cm Abracadoo, I lose you Cm9 Cm Cm9 Dm We can't avoid the clash, the big mistake F Now we're going to pay and pay Dm The sentence of our lives F Cm Can't believe I'm asking you to go Cm9 We used what we could Cm Cm9 To get the things we want Dm F But we lost each other on the way Dm F Bb I guess you know I never wanted anyone more than you F/A G# Lived all our best times Eb Left with the worst F# F I've danced with you too long F# F Bb Say what you will, there's something in the air F/A Raged for the last time G# Eb But I know you'll hold your head up high F# F There's nothing we have to say F# F There's nothing in our eyes Bb F/A But there's something in the air Gm Something in my eye F# F Bb I danced with you too long F/A Gm There's something I have to say F# F Bb There's something in the air F/A Gm F# F Bb F/A Something in my e.......y...e Gm Do do do F# F Do do do Bb F/A Gm I've danced with you too long F# Do do do F Do do do Bb F/A Danced with you too long Gm F# Do do F Bb Danced with you too long F/A Gm And there's something in the air F# F Bb Something in the air F/A Do do Gm F# F Bb Do do ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EA D GBE -- - --- F 13 3 211 F# 24 4 322 Bb X1 3 331 G# 46 6 544 F/A X0 3 211 Eb XX 5 343 Gm 35 5 333 Dm XX 0 231 Cm 81010888 Cm9 81088810 =================================================================== =================================================================== Survive Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=180 Transcribed By: ZL SURVIVE from Hours INTRO: D9 D C Oh, my naked eyes D C I should have kept you I should have tried Am Em I should have been a wiser kind of guy D G I miss you D C Give me wings, give me space D C Give me money for a change of face Am Em Those noisy rooms and passion pants D G I loved you A G Where's the morning in my life A G Where's the sense in staying right A G Who said time is on my side D D/C# C I've got ears and eyes and nothing in my life Bb But I'll survive your naked eyes D I'll survive SOLO: C D C Am Em D G A G You alone across the floor A G You and me and nothing more A G You're the great mistake I never made D D/C# C I never lied to you, I hated when you lied Bb But I'll survive your naked eyes D I'll survive D C Beatle boys, all snowy white D C Razzle dazzle clubs, every night Am Em Wish I'd sent a Valentine D G I love you D C D C I'll survive, naked eyes, I'll survive D C I'll survive, my naked eyes D C D C I'll survive, I'll survive, naked eyes D C D C I'll survive, I'll survive D C I'll survive OUTRO: D C D C D C D C D C G ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ G 320033 D XX0232 D9 XX0230 Em 022000 D/C# X4X232 A X02220 C 332010 Am X02210 Bb X13331 =================================================================== =================================================================== If Im Dreaming My Life Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=181 Transcribed By: ZL IF I'M DREAMING MY LIFE from Hours INTRO: Gm Eb C F D Gm Eb C F Gm Was she never there was she ever F Was it air she breathed Gm At the wrong time F Gm Oh oh oh oh F Gm Oh oh oh oh F All the flowers so Gm From the gallery F With the hymns of night Gm Singing come to me Eb At the wrong time F On the wrong day Gm All the lights are fading now F Gm Eb C If I'm dreaming all my life F Just one living chance Gm When the Mother sighs F When the Father steps aside Gm At the wrong time F Gm Oh oh oh oh F Gm Was she never here was she ever F Was it air she breathed Gm At the wrong time Eb On the wrong day F All the lights are fading now Gm If I'm dreaming all my life F If I'm dreaming all my life BREAK: Bb D Bb D Bb D Was she ever Eb F Was she ever here Gm F If I'm dreaming all my life D Eb If I'm dreaming all my life away Dreaming my life C# Bb Dreaming my...dreaming my Gm Eb Dreaming my...dreaming my life C F D Dreaming my life away, oh oh Gm Eb C F D Dreaming my life, dreaming my, dreaming my life away, oh oh...repeat until fade... ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ C 332010 D XX0232 Gm 355333 Bb X13331 F 133211 C# X46664 Eb XX5343 =================================================================== =================================================================== Seven Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=182 Transcribed By: ZL SEVEN from Hours INTRO: C F C G C G I forgot what my Father said Am G F I forgot what he said C G I forgot what my Mother said Am G F As we lay upon your bed G# C A city full of flowers G# F A city full of rain C G I got seven days to live my life Am G F Or seven ways to die BREAK: C G Am G F C G I forgot what my Brother said Am G F I forgot what he said C G I don't regret anything at all Am G F I remember how we wept G# C On a bridge of violent people G# F I was small enough to cry C G I got seven days to live my life Am G F Or seven ways to die D G Hold my face before you E A A/B Still my trembling heart C G Seven days to live my life Am G F Or seven ways to die BREAK: C F C G Gsus4 G C G The Gods forgot they made me Am G F So I forgot them too C G I listen to their shadows Am G F I play among their graves G# C My heart was never broken G# F My patience never tried C G I got seven days to live my life Am G F Or seven ways to die C G Seven days to live my life Am G F Or seven ways to die C F C G Seven, Seven, Seven C F C G Seven, Seven, Seven C F C G Seven, Seven, Seven ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ G 320003 D XX0232 F 133211 G# 466544 Gsus4 320013 E 022100 C 332010 Am X02210 A/B X20220 =================================================================== =================================================================== Whats Really Happening Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=183 Transcribed By: ZL WHAT'S REALLY HAPPENING? from Hours INTRO: Bb Ab G Gb F G G Bb Grown inside a plastic box F G Micro thoughts and safety locks G Bb Hearts become outdated clocks F G Ticking in your mind G Bb Now it's time to close our eyes F G Now it's time to say goodbye G Bb Now it's time to face the lie F G That we'd never cry CHORUS 1: D What's really happening C What tore us apart B A What's really happening D What's really happening C What tore us apart B A B G What's really happening G Bb All the clouds are made of glass F G And they're slowly sinking G Bb Falling like the shattered past F G Were we built to last CHORUS 2 INTRO G Bb Now it's time to close our eyes F G Now it's time to say goodbye G Bb Now it's time to face the lie F G That we'd never cry CHORUS 3: D What's really happening C What tore us apart B A B F E A B F What's really happening ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ G 320033 D XX0232 F 133211 A X02220 Ab 466544 E 022100 C 332010 B X24442 Bb X13331 =================================================================== =================================================================== The Pretty Things Are Going To Hell Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=184 Transcribed By: ZL THE PRETTY THINGS ARE GOING TO HELL from Hours INTRO: C F What to wear, what to say, what to do on a sunny day Who to phone, who to fight, who to dance with on a Sunday night Reaching the very edge, you know, reaching the very edge Going to the other side this time, reaching the very edge CHORUS 1: C G# You're still breathing but you don't know why C G Life's a bit and sometimes you die C G# You're still breathing but you just can't tell C G C Don't hold your breath but the pretty things are going to hell C I am a drug I am a dragon F I am the best jazz you've ever seen I am a dragon I am the sky C I am the blood at the corner of your eye I found the secrets, I found gold F I find you out before you grow old I find you out before you grow old RIFF: C F What is eternal? What is damned? What is clay and what is sand? Who to dis? Who to truss? Who to listen to? Who to suss? I'm reaching the very edge, you know, I'm reaching the very edge I'm going to the other side this time, I'm reaching the very edge CHORUS 2 C I am a dragon, I am a drug F I am the best jazz you've ever heard, I am a dragon I am the sky C I am the blood at the corner of your eye, I found the secrets, I found gold F I find you out before you grow old, I find you out before you grow old RIFF: C F The pretty things are going to hell they wore it out but they wore it well RIFF: C F The pretty things are going to hell they wore it out but they wore it well RIFF: C F The pretty things are going to hell they wore it out but they wore it well RIFF: C F The pretty things are going to hell they wore it out but they wore it well RIFF: C SOLO: C G# C G C G# C G CHORUS 3: C G# C G Still breathing but you don't know why C G# Still breathing but you just can't tell C G C Don't hold your breath but the pretty things are going to hell RIFF: C ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ G 355433 C X35553 F 133211 G# 466544 Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=586 Transcribed By: Aladdin The Pretty Things Are Going To Hell- David Bowie (Written by David Bowie and Reeves Gabrel) INTRO: C F What to do What to say What to do on a sunny day Who to phone Who to fight Who to dance with on a Sunday night F Reaching the very edge, you know Reaching the very edge Going to the other side this time Reaching the very edge CHORUS: C Ab You're still breathing but you don't know why C G Life's a bit and sometimes you die C Ab You're still breathing but you just can't tell C G C Don't hold your breath 'cause the pretty things are going to hell C I am a drug, I am a dragon F I am the best jazz you've ever seen I am a dragon,I am the sky C I am the blood in the corner of your eye I found the secrets,I found gold F I find you out before you grow old I found you out before you grow old INTERLUDE: C F What is eternal What is dammed What is clay and what is sand Who to dis Who to truss Who to listen to Who to suss F I'm reaching the very edge, you know I'm reaching the very edge I'm going to the other side this time I'm reaching the very edge CHORUS C I am a dragon I am a drug F I am the best jazz you've ever heard I am a dragon I am the sky C I am the blood at the corner of your eye I find the secrets I find gold F I find you out before you grow old I find you out before you grow old INTERLUDE: C | F | The pretty things are going to hell | 4x | They wore it out | | But they wore it well | | INTERLUDE: C INSTRUMENTAL: C Ab C G C Ab C G CHORUS ENDING: C ----------------- The guitar lick in the intro, the interlude and the ending is: B------------------------------------ G--10bu12rb10--10~~----10----9~~----- D-------------------12----12--------- A------------------------------------ the lick is played with many artificial harmonics in different places in the lick 10bu12rb10 = bend up from 10 to 12 and then release the bend back to 10 again. ~~ = vibrato =================================================================== =================================================================== New Angels Of Promise Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=185 Transcribed By: ZL NEW ANGELS OF PROMISE from Hours INTRO: F#m G G# A F#m G G# A G A G New angels of promise A G We despair A G We are the dead dreams A C We take the blame D C Take us to the edge of time D G Take us to the edge of time A G We are the fabulous lovers A I am a blind man she is my eyes CHORUS 1: F#m Suspicious minds F G You didn't feel us coming in this lonely crowd F#m It's always time F Suspicious minds G F#m G You didn't feel us coming in this lonely crowd...it's always time A G New angels of promise A G We despise A G Don't fall apart now A C We are the silent ones D C Take us to the edge of time D G Take us to the edge of time A G We are the tabular lovers A We listen to the strorm CHORUS 2 BREAK: F#m G G# A F#m G G# A F#m G G# A F#m G G# A G A G New angels of promise A G We despair A G We are the dead dreams A C We take the blame D C Take us to the edge of time D G Take us to the edge of time A G We are the fabulous lovers A I am a blind man she is my eyes CHORUS 3: F#m Suspicious minds F G You didn't feel us coming in this lonely crowd F#m It's always time F Suspicious minds G F#m You didn't feel us coming in this lonely crowd F It's always time G Suspicious minds F#m F You didn't feel us coming in this lonely crowd G It's always time F#m It's always time...repeat until fade ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ G 320033 D XX0232 F 133211 F#m 244222 A X02220 C 332010 G# 466544 =================================================================== =================================================================== Brilliant Adventure is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== =================================================================== The Dreamers Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=186 Transcribed By: ZL THE DREAMERS from Hours INTRO: F# F# Bb Bb G# G# Bb Bb Black eyed ravens F# They spiral down Bb And they tilt his head back F# To the flame filled sunset Bb Raise their guns high F# As the darken falls Bb These are the days boys G# Shallow man F# Shallow man and they G# Eats in the doorway F# With his head inclined G# And he's always in decline F# No one heals anymore G# So he shrinks as they ride F# Under vermillion sky Bb Gm So it goes just a searcher F# Gm A lonely soul the last of the dreamers G# Shallow man F# Shallow man G# Speaks to the shadows F# Moves his trembling hands G# And he's always a little late F# For the dawning of the day Bb Gm So it goes just a searcher F# F Lonely soul the last of the dreamers Bb Gm So it goes just a searcher F# F Lonely soul the last of the dreamers Bb Gm So it goes just a searcher F# F F# Bb G# Bb A Lonely soul the last of the dreamers...so it goes...so it goes OUTRO: F# Bb F# Bb ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ F 133211 G# 466544 Bb X13331 F# 244322 Gm 355333 =================================================================== ===================================================================

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