1. BBC Radiophonic Workshop
2. Desert Island
3. Deep Sea Diving Suit
4. Strange Powers
5. Torn Green Velvet Eyes
6. The Flowers She Sent and the Flowers She Said She Sent
7. Swinging London
8. In My Secret Place
9. Sad Little Moon
10. The Trouble I've Been Looking For
11. Sugar World
12. All You Ever Do Is Walk Away
13. In My Car
14. Take Ecstasy with Me


F#m sounds right when playing with the CD.  However, if you're not playing 
with the CD, substitute A (002220) for F#m and it sounds better.

D:x00232      F#m:244222 G:355433 or 320033   D       F#m  G
         I'll be the     madness         that carries you away  
I'll be the sadness to light your darkest day  
I'll be the desert island where you can be free  
I'll be the vulture you can catch and eat 

            D      A:002220  G       A       D     A    G    A
(C): Desert island              love is all around  
Desert island where you can laugh aloud  
Desert island everywhere's a beach  
Desert island that's what I wanna be.  

We'll develop muscles from cracking coconuts  
Let our clothing drop off feel each other's butts  
Start a better country where we can get things done  
Make a fortune turning sand to silicon (C) 

G           D     A           G          D      A      
While we're still holding on    counting days until we're gone 
Can we spend some time alone in our free love zone (C)

3. DEEP SEA DIVING SUIT     A:002220                       D:x00232 You didn't have to say that I'm no good 'cause I know There's no point pointing pistols at me now I'll just go  I never should have asked you to be kind but I'm slow          F#m:244222     D            E:022100 (C): I'm sorry, but how can I get to you              D     A          E                  D                A stuck in my fifty-pound lead boots, stuck in my deep sea diving suit? I never thought you'd turn on me 'cause you're my best friend  you say I never offered you a thing in the end  and now you wouldn't trust me with a grain of sand (C)
4. STRANGE POWERS        F:133211  C:032010 G:320033      F      C     G On the fer   -   ris      wheel looking out on Coney Island   Under more stars than there are prostitutes in Thailand   Our hair in the air, our lips blue from cotton candy   When we kiss it feels like a flying saucer landing                   Dm:x00231 Am:002210 G          C       F      C (C): And I can't sleep        'cause you've got strange powers   You're in my dreams  Strange powers.   In Las Vegas where the electric bills are staggering  The decor hog wild and the entertainment saccharin   What a golden age, what a time of right and reason   The consumer's king and unhappiness is treason (C)   The sun runs down like honey  The moon pours down like mercury  The stars fall down like money  You come back to me (C)
5. TORN GREEN VELVET EYES G:320033       D:x00232 C:032010 D Em:022000 Bm:224432 C       D   You know the rain is  gone       when the  sky is    full of dust  and the tears are gone when your eyes are red as rust                          C       G        D                C     G       D and it just rains because it can and you just cry until you can't    G                           D           (C): But I can feel my courage crumbling  and my heart just turns to ice When I see myself reflected  C                           D   in your torn green velvet eyes.   You know the night is gone when the sunlight burns your eyes  and the cold is gone when the room is full of flies  and it's all a waste of time if you try to change your mind (C)  And it's all a waste of time if you try to change your mind (C)
6. THE FLOWERS SHE SENT AND THE FLOWERS SHE SAID SHE SENT B:224442     F#:244322       E:022100      F#:244322    I saw you standing in the airport  with your chihuahua in your hand crying on the moving sidewalk  on your way to Disneyland           B       F#    E F#        B                F#       E     F#  (C): The flowers she sent  and the flowers she said she sent   are all  B    F#  E       F#    B            F#         E   F# equally dead you don't care anymore what she said   And the books she read and the books that she said she read  are all spread on the floor  You don't get out of bed anymore.   I saw you closing your antique shop with a boa round your throat  and you trembled like an ostrich in your ostrich feather coat (C)
7. SWINGING LONDON   C:032010  F:133211 G:355433         C         F       G I read your mani  -  festoes and your strange religious tracts   You took me to your library and kissed me in the stacks   C:032010                          Am:002210 (C): Planets crash, the world goes nova,     C                         Am               sun explodes, all goes black   F             C           G     F        C            G    You went off swinging London   and forgot to come back.    You couldn't grok my racecar but you dug the roadside blur  You weren't into my airplane but you loved the whirling world (C) (C)  baby come back
8. IN MY SECRET PLACE E:022100   Bm:224432  C:032010       D:x00232  A:002220 E     Time swings         like a wrecking ball into    things  Youth fades as quickly as a hit parade  E                Bm       E               Bm       But as the days go by   in the gray world outside  C                  B:224442     days grow on colorful trees       E      B      D  A E      B      D  A (C): In my secret place in my secret place.    They'll sell you tickets for their carousel don't pay  They'll get your money either way  You can go up and go down you can go round and round  but there's a better fairground (C).
9. SAD LITTLE MOON G#m:466444         B:224442 F#:244322   E:022100       B   F#       The saddest brown eyes               I'll ever know  you gave up crying so long ago  but come outside and watch the snow  B   F# E   B softly falling B  F#       G#m  E        B  F#         G#m  E Sad little moon   in the big    black sky  all alone hang your head and cry   Sad little moon in the timeless night  you may sleep but you will never die   You didn't need them your sunday friends  and so you watched them like grains of sand  running one by one out of your hands  softly falling
10. THE TROUBLE I'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR G:320033   D:x00232  A:002220 E:022100  G       D  A            E      Crows in the   trees                 spanish hotels by the sea  we wave goodbye airplanes draw swords in the sky     A        E            A         E           (C): I'm so rich and you're so bored   Are you the trouble I've been looking for   You go out and you slam the door   Are you the trouble I've been looking for. My eyes still burn whether you leave or return   The flowers bloom when you walk into the room  (C)  You stole it all and wrote my name on a wall   I've moved again I've changed my name again (C)
11. SUGAR WORLD            Ab:466544 Db:446664   Ab                 Db Please forgive me          for all the things I've done  Sugar give me the love I need to carry on  Living living without you I'd just die  With you with you I can hold my head up high  and tell the crowd that I'm so proud it makes me want to cry  (C): Sugar world of you  Sugar world what can I do   Sugar world you're so sweet you're a sugar world to me  You're champagne or ruhr wine will you make up your mind   You're lemon or you're lime you're pecan or praline  you're sky bar or cloud nine.   Sugar save me come on save me from myself  enslave me I never wanted anything else  Looking looking into your candy eyes  Talking talking about the day when I can make a vow  but that's not now it makes me want to cry (C)
12. ALL YOU EVER DO IS WALK AWAY D:x00232          F#:244322 G:355433   D        A:002220 Sad as a painted clown,   a beautiful boy in an ugly town     G         D       A                G      D         A  but when your circus closes down don't walk away from me  you've been asleep too long, the birds are bruises in the dawn  the pounds of flesh between us stretch as far as you can see                                     Em:022000  D             G       D (C): But all you ever do is walk away and I know if you'd only go slow             Em           D           G          D you could see what it means to be making the scene with me  But all you ever do is walk away and I think if you tried  you could find a little time  for the life I can see in your eyes, don't go.  Don't go.   Sometimes you just explode and no one alive can break your code You have a language of your own, an unconnected road  The people you called your friends, the places you won't go again  The decades lost in finding them, you'll have to let them go. (C)
(sorry, no tablature)
You were mean to me and broke my heart 
now you've gone away but we're apart 
but I've got a special machine to take me where 
things turned out differently and you still care 

(C): I'm in my car I'm in my car I'm taking a ride to somewhere inside 
where you never left and I never cried at the speed of light in my car.  
Never comin' back to the world 
I know where I belong where I'm your girl 
so I've got fuzzy dice to bring me luck 
roll me to a better place where we can rock (C)

14. TAKE ECSTASY WITH ME     G:320033                         D:x00232 C:032010            D You used to slide down the carpeted stairs or down the bannister You stuttered like a kaleidoscope 'cause you knew too many words  You used to make ginger bread houses  We used to have taffy pulls      G         F:133211 C      G  F   C G         F  C      G  (C): Take ecstasy         with me baby  take ecstasy   with me.    You had a black snowmobile  We drove out under the northern lights  A vodka bottle gave you those raccoon eyes   We got beat up just for holding hands (C)
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