David Bowie - David Bowie
Uncle Arthur Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=36 Transcribed By: mardell UNCLE ARTHUR D A D Strikes the bell for five o'clock, Uncle Arthur closes shop, A D screws the tops on all the bottles, turns the lights out, locks it up. G A D Climbs across his bike and he's away- G A C6 A cycles past the gas works, past the river, down the high street, G A D D# back to mother. It's another empty day. E D A E D A Uncle Arthur- likes his mummy- Uncle Arthur- still reads comics- E D A Uncle Arthur- follows Bat-man-. D A D Round and round the rumours fly, how he ran away from mum, A D on his thirty-second birthday, told her that he'd found a chum. G A D Mother cried and raved and yelled and fussed- G A C6 A Arthur left her no illusion brought the girl round, save confusion, G A D D# Sally was the real thing not just lust. E D A E D A Uncle Arthur- vanished quickly- Uncle Arthur- and his new bride- E D A Uncle Arthur- follows Sally-. E B E Round and round goes Arthur's head, hasn't eaten well for days, B E little Sally may be lovely, but cooking leaves her in a maze. A B E Uncle Arthur packed his bags and fled. A B Db B A Back to mother, all's forgiven serving in the family shop, he gets B E F- his pocket money, he's well fed. F# E B F# E B Uncle Arthur- passed the gas works- Uncle Arthur- passed the river- F# E B F# E B Uncle Arthur- down the high street- Uncle Arthur- follows mother-. =================================================================== =================================================================== Sell Me A Coat Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=21 Transcribed By: mardell SELL ME A COAT D C G Am C G/C Am7/C A winter's day, G/C C G D D7 C G/C Am7/C a bitter snowflake on my face, my summer girl G/C C G/C D D7 takes little backward steps away Em C Am Am7 Jack Frost took her hand and left me, Jack Frost ain't so cool. G C G Sell me a coat with buttons of silver, G Em C G sell me a coat that's red or gold, Em C G sell me a coat with little patch pockets, Em C G C F Am7/C G/B Am G/B sell me a coat 'cause i feel cold. C G/C Am7/C G C G D D7 And when she smiles, the ice forgets to melt away, C G/C Am7/C G C G D D7 not like before her smile was warm in yesterday. Em C Am Am7 See the trees like silver candy, feel my icy hands. Sell me a coat with buttons of silver, sell me a coat that's red or gold, sell me a coat with little patch pockets, sell me a coat 'cause i feel cold. C D C D See my eyes, my window pane, see my tears like gentle rain, C/E G/D Gsus4 G/D D that's the mem - o - ry of a summer's day. CHORUS. =================================================================== =================================================================== Rubber Band Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=100 Transcribed By: Pepu Rubber Band - David Bowie Intro (Tuba): E|------------------------------- B|------------------------------- G|------------------------------- D|---5--8-7-8--5---7---5----5---- A|---------------5--------5------ E|------------------------------- Intro(cont')Trumpet part: E|--11-------------10------------ B|------13-------------11--8----- G|----------14------------------- D|------------------------------- A|------------------------------- E|------------------------------- Am Rubber Band F There's a rubber band that plays tunes out of tune F#/D7 In the library garden Sunday afternoon G F D While a little chappie waves a golden wand Am Rubber Band F In 1910 I was so handsome and so strong D7/F# My moustache was stiffly waxed and one foot long G F D And I loved a girl while you played teatime tunes Am D Am D G Dear Rubber Band, you're playing my tune out of tune Am C G oh Am Rubber Band F Won't you play a haunting theme again to me F#/D7 While I eat my scones and drink my cup of tea G F D The sun is warm but it's a lonely afternoon Solo chords: |Bm |Bm |G |G | |E7/Ab|E7/Ab|A |G E | Trumpet solo: (instead of the bracketed note Repeat: play this for the last time.) E|-------|----------------------|-------------- B|-0-2-3-|0-2-3-3-2-3-5-3-0-(3)-|--2---3---5--- G|-------|----------------------|-------------- D|-------|----------------------|-------------- A|-------|----------------------|-------------- E|-------|----------------------|-------------- *The next verse has only tuba and drums. Don't play the major chord, these are just the bass notes played by the tuba:* D B Rubber Band D B D B How I wish that I could join your Rubber Band D B D B We could play in lively parks throughout the land D B (Riff below) And one Sunday afternoon, I'd find my love *when he says "love", play this:* E|---------------- B|------------5--- G|--6----4-------- D|---------------- A|--4----2-------- E|---------------- *the next part is kind of tricky, this is the best way you can play all the instruments being playing at once. The numbers on top of the chords indicate the rhythm in which the chords are played,* C#m riff: A riff: F#7/Ab riff: (1-8)(1)(2-8)(1234)(1)(234)(1234)(1)(234) E|-4-----4--4--|-5-----5--5--|-6-----6--6--- B|-5-----5--5--|-5-----5--5--|-5-----5--5--- G|-6-----6--6--|-6-----6--6--|-6-----6--6--- D|-6-----6--6--|-7-----6--7--|-8-----7--8--- A|-4-----3--4--|-------------|-------------- E|-------------|-------------|-------------- C#m riff Rubber Band, A riff twice In the '14-'18 war I went to sea F#7/Ab riff twice Thought my Sunday love was waiting home for me Bm A F# And now she's married to the leader of the band Final riff: Repeat this: E|--------|------------------------| B|--------|------------------------| G|--------|------------------------| D|---3-4--|---3-4-4-3-4-6-4-3---4--| A|-6------|-6-----------------6----| E|--------|------------------------| Last time: E|-------------------------------------- B|----------------------------------8--- G|----------------------------------8--- D|---3-4-4-3-4-6-4-3---3---4---6----8--- A|-6-----------------6-------------6---- E|-------------------------------------- E A D G B E F#/D7 - 2 * * 2 1 2 Ab/E7 - 4 * * 4 3 4 =================================================================== =================================================================== Love You Till Tuesday Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=10 Transcribed By: Hans Kranenburg F7 Eb7 Just look through your window look who sits outside Bb Ab Little me is waiting standing through the night Eb Bb Ab G7 When you walk out through your door I’ll wave my flag and shout Eb Cm F7 Bb Ah beautiful baby, my burning desire started on Sunday F7 Bb Give me your heart and I’ll love you till Tuesday Bb F F7 Bb F F7 Bb Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da-dum Who’s that hidding in the apple tree, clinging to a branch Don’t be afraid it’s only me Hoping for a little romance If you lie beneath my shade I’ll keep you nice and cool Ah beautiful baby, I was very lonely till I met you on Sunday My passion’s never ending and I’ll love you till Tuesday Bb F F7 Bb F F7 Bb Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da-dum Bb Edim Eb Gb Ab Bb Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da dum Let the wind blow through your hair, be nice to the big blue sea Don’t be afraid of the man in the moon because it’s only me I shall always watch you, until my loves run dry Ah beautiful baby my heart’s a flame, I’ll love you till Tuesday, my head’s in a whirl And I love you till Tuesday Love, love, love, love, love you till Tuesday Bb F F7 Bb F F7 Bb Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum, Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da-dum Bb Edim Eb Gb Ab Bb Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da-dum Da-da-da dum Spoken : Well, I might be able to strech it to Wednesday Da da da dum =================================================================== =================================================================== There Is A Happy Land Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=739 Transcribed By: Addison Fadd9 G A7sus D there is a happy land where children live.Am Em Am Em F C G--G play that twice ending with C. Am F D7/F# G Charlie browns got half a crown he's ( C)going to buy a kite .Em)Jimmy's ill with chicken pox and(C)Tommy's learnt to(F) ride his(G) bike.(F)Tiny(Em)Tim sings(Am)and hymns(C),(Am)he's so (C)small we don't(F)notice him(Em).He (D)get in the way but we(G7)always let him play with us. The ending is (Fmaj7)and (Cmaj7) =================================================================== =================================================================== We Are Hungry Men Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=740 Transcribed By: Addison spoken part is (A)...(D)My studies include ex(A)ophagy,I've(D)formed my own so(A)ciety to(D)the power of fe(A)cundity. The (D) world will over (A)populate Unless(D) you claim infertil(G)ity, So(A) will(D/F#)buy a (E)drink for me(A) your Messi(D)ah.(D/C) Chorus...(B)we are(A)not your friends,(B)we don't give a (A)damn for what you're (G)saying,(Em)we're here to (A)live our lives. =================================================================== =================================================================== When I Live My Dream Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=28 Transcribed By: mardell WHEN I LIVE MY DREAM F/C F/C Gm/C When I live my dream I'll take you with me, riding on a golden horse. F/C Gm/C F/C We'll live within my castle with people there to serve you, F/C Cm7 F Gm7 C7 happy at the sound of your voice. F Gm7 C Bb May-be I'll slay a dragon for you, F Gm7 C Bb or banish wicked giants from the land, F Ebadd9 Eb F Bb but you will find--------- that nothing in my dream can hurt you, Cm Eb F Bb Fm7 C C7 we will only love each other, as forever when I live my dream. F/C etc When I live my dream, I'll forgive the things you told me, and the empty man you left behind. It's a broken heart that dreams, It's a broken heart you left me, only love can live in my dreams. Wish- and the thunder clouds will vanish, wish- and the storm will fade away, wish again---------and you will stand before me while the sky will paint an overture and trees will play the rhythm of my dream. When I live my dream, please be there to meet me, let me be the one to understand. When I live my dream, I'll forget the hurt you gave me, then we can live in our new land. Till the day my dream cascades around me, I'm content to let you pass me by, F Bb till that day-------------------------you'll run to many other men, Cm Eb Asus4 C but let them know it's just for now, tell them that I've got a dream D G and tell them you're the starring role, Ab Db Eb Cm Ab Fm tell them I'm a dreaming kind of guy--------And I'm gonna make my dream----- Db C Bb F Tell them I will live my dream----------- F C Bb F Tell them they can laugh at me----------- F C Bb But don't forget your date with me----------- Bbm Ab Eb Bb Gb F When I live my dream-------------------------------. =================================================================== =================================================================== Little Bombardier Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=13 Transcribed By: Anthony LITTLE BOMBARDIER - David Bowie Intro: Bm Cm C D G G Em War made him a soldier C D G Little Frankie Mear G Em Peace left him a loser C D G The little bombardier Em C Lines of worry appeared with age D G Unskilled hands that knew no trade Bm Cm Spent his time in the picture house C D G The little bombardier C Cm G G Em Frankie drank his money C D G The little that he made G Em Told his woes to no man C D G Friendless, lonely days Em C Then one day, in the ABC D G Four bright eyes gazed longingly Bm Cm At the ice-cream in the hand of C D G The little bombardier Dm A Dm A Sunshine entered our Frankie's days Dm A Gone his worries, his hopeless maze Bb D A His life was fun and his heart was full of joy Dm A Two young children had changed his aims Dm A He gave them toffees and played their games Bb D A He brought them presents with every coin he made Break: G Em C D G G Em C D G Em C D G Bm Cm C D G G Em Then two gentlemen called on him C D G Asked him for his name G Em Why was he friends with the children C D G Were they just a game? Em C Leave them alone or we'll get sore D G We've had blokes like you in the station before Bm Cm The hand of authority said "no more" to C D G The little bombardier Em C Packed his bags, his heart in pain D G Wiped a tear and caught a train Bm Cm Not to be seen in the town again C D G The little bombardier =================================================================== =================================================================== Silly Boy Blue Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=72 Transcribed By: Alan Hyde David Bowie Silly Boy Blue Transcribed By Alan Hyde I Don't think this is 100% correct , and corrections are welcome , I wont be offended. But it still sounds nice strummed on an acoustic. A E A Mountains of Lava are feeling the rain A E A People are walking the Botella lanes E A Preacher takes the school E A One boy breaks a rule A G Silly Boy Blue, ooooooooh, Silly boy Blue A E A Yak butter statues that melt in the sun A E A Cannot dissolve all the work you've not done E A A chela likes to feel E A That his overself pays the bill A G Silly Boy Blue,oooooooooh silly Boy Blue A-A-A-A E E A E A You wish and wish, and wish again D G You've tried so hard to fly E A You'll never leave your body now E G A You've got to wait to diiiiiiiiiiiie (In same Chords as other verses) La la la la la la la la la la (x2) La la la la la (x2) Silly Boy Blue, ooooooooh silly Boy Blue Child of Tibet, you're a gift from the sun Reincarnation of one better man The homeward road is long You've left your prayers and song A Silly Boy Blue,oooooooooooh silly Boy E A E A Bluehooo oh oooh Silly boy Bluehooo ooh ohh ect ect ect Silly Boy Blueooooooh ect =================================================================== =================================================================== Come And Buy My Toys Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=23 Transcribed By: MARDELL COME AND BUY MY TOYS D Am C G6 D Am D Am Smiling girls and rosy boys, come and buy my little toys, D Am D G D Am monkeys made of ginger bread and sugar horses painted red. D Am D Am Rich men's children running past their fathers dressed in hose, D Am D G golden hair and mud of many acres on their shoes. F6 G F6 G Gazing eyes and running wild, past the stocks and over stiles, F6 G Am D Am D Am kiss the wind oh merry child but come and buy my toys! D Am D Am You've watched your father plough the fields with a ram's horn, D Am D G D Am sowed it wide with peppercorn and furrowed with a bramble thorn. D Am D Am Reaped it with a sharpened scythe, threshed it with a quill, D Am D G the miller told your father that he'd worked it with the greatest will. F6 G F6 G Now your watching's over you must play with girls and boys, F6 G Am D Am D Am leave the parsley on the stalls, come and buy my toys! F G7 C F G7 C G You shall own a cambric shirt, you shall work your fathers land, D G D G Gm D Am D Am but now you shall play in the market square, till you be a man. D Am D Am Smiling girls and rosy boys, come and buy my little toys, D Am D G monkeys made of ginger bread and sugar horses painted red. =================================================================== =================================================================== Join The Gang Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=41 Transcribed By: mardell JOIN THE GANG E Let me introduce you to the gang, E Johnny plays the sitar he's an existentialist, E once he had an aim, now he plays our game. E You will feel so good now that you've joined the gang. G Molly is a model in the ads, G crazy clothes and acid, full of soul and crazy hip, G F some-one switched her on, then her beam went wrong, G F G 'cause she can't switch off now that she's joined the gang. A Arthur is a singer with a band, A Arthur drinks two bottles just before he goes on stage, A G look at Arthur rave, all the kids have paid, A G A they want to see the croaking man who joined the gang. G This club's called the web it's the month's pick, G next month we shall find a place where prices ain't so stiff, G F fifteen bob a coke, 'fraid that's past a joke, G F G this is how to spend now that you've joined the gang. A This is what to do now that you're here, A sit 'round doing nothing altogether very fast, A G psychedelic stars, throwing down cigars, A G A they're picking up the joints now that they've joined the gang. A G You won't be alone we've all got beer-y grins Eb D it's a big illusion, but at least you're in,- A G A at least you're in. =================================================================== =================================================================== She's Got Medals Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=50 Transcribed By: Anthony She's Got Medals Intro: F C G D A F C G D A She'd walk through the door and she'd set up the drinks on the house F C G D A She played a good game of darts, and the men slapped her back and never took her out Bm F# Bm E A E She wore a trenchcoat khaki, her hobnail boots were full of holes E A E7 She's got medals F C G D A F C G D A Her mother called her Mary but she changed her name to Tommy, she's a one F C G D A She went and joined the army, passed the medical, don't ask me how it's done Bm F# Bm E A E They sent her to the front line, fighting for her country's name E A E7 She's got medals B G She got very tired of picking up girls, C F Cleaning her gun, and shaving her curls A# D# C F C G D A Then the enemy dropped a bomb, survivors there were none F C G D A People say that when the moon is full and when the stars have gone to bed F C G D A You can see a ghost but that's a lie because the naughty woman isn't dead Bm F# Bm E A E She deserted on the previous morning, replaced her uniform with dresses silk and green E A E E A E E A E E A E7 Called herself Eileen, came to London town, now she's settled down.She's got medals. F C G D A F C G D A =================================================================== =================================================================== Maid Of Bond Street Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=14 Transcribed By: Anthony Maid of Bond Street - David Bowie E F#m This girl is made of lipstick G Powder and paint C Am Sees the pictures of herself F G Every magazine on every shelf E F#m This girl is maid of Bond Street G C Am Hailing cabs, lunches with executives F G Gleaming teeth sip aperitifs E D This girl is a lonely girl E D Takes the train from Paddington to Oxford Circus E Buys the Daily News D C Am F G But passengers don't smile at her, oh no, don't smile at her E F#m This girl is made of loneliness G A broken heart C Am For the boy that she once knew F G Doesn't want to know her any more E D And this girl is a lonely girl E D Every thing she wants is hers E D But she can't make it with the boy she really wants to be with C Am F G All the time, to love, all the time E F#m This boy is made of envy G Jealousy C Am He doesn't have a limousine F G Really wants to be a star himself E G A D G This girl, her world is made of flashlights and films G A D G Her cares are scraps on the cutting room floor G C F G And maids of Bond Street drive round in chauffered cars G C F G Maids of Bond Street picture clothes, eyes of stars G C F G Maids of Bond Street shouldn't have worldly cares (G C) F G Maids of Bond Street shouldn't have love affairs Outro: F C F G =================================================================== =================================================================== Please Mr Gravedigger Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=719 Transcribed By: Aladdin There Are No Chords At All Just Sound Effects and Accapelo whining, but still a rather depressing fine song! =================================================================== ===================================================================

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