Most of these tabs have been collected from the now defunct Unofficial Blue Nile Website. At some point I should make a link to a downloadable version.
Guitar Tablature for Earthbound (Starblind)
Earthbound (Starblind) - David Sylvian & Robert Fripp CHORDS D -xx0232 Dsus4 -xx0233 Dsus2 -xx0230 A -x02220 G -320033 Bm -x24432 Em -022000 D/F# -2x0232 C -x32010 @ Earthbound (Starblind) D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D D A G A Like a black crow standing on a sea of shells D A G A She's blessed by magic and the sound of liberty's bells G D Bm D A G And I'll raise the curfew and sit by her door Em A D She's been through this world before D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D D A G A Out in the snowfields, coyote tracks D A G A She calls out its name with the words I lack G D Bm D A G And it turns its head and howls to the moon Em A D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D She's gonna be leaving me soon Bm A Em A She's giving me questions and quizical looks G D Em D/F# A She tears up my papers and burns all my books C G Em D A G They gave her nothing she didn't already know Em A D She's getting ready to go D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D D Dsus4 D Dsus2 D D Dsus2 D Down in the basement among her things I opened her boxes and found her rings I offered her money she said "They're not for sale" She guards her secrets well Somebody saw her down on the beach Followed her footsteps but they ended at the sea Still when she found out she goes and raises hell She guards her secrets well Each face is a mirror reflecting her own She squanders affection and rarely goes home alone But I wouldn't ask for anything if only she'd tell me its through She guards her secrets too Like a black crow standing on a sea of shells She's blessed by magic and the sound of liberty's bells And I'll raise the curfew and sit by her door She's been through this world before
Transcribed 23/11/99 by Mike Garoghan
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