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 When Poets Dreamed of Angels
When Poets Dreamed of Angels - David Sylvian chords Em -022000 Fmaj -133210 Am9 -x02200 Am -x02210 D9 -xx0230 A -x02220 A7 -x02020 G6 -320000 Bbdim -x12020 F/A -x03211 F9/A -x03213 Am7 -x02013 G -355433 Bb -688766 Ab -466544 Gm7 -353333 Fmaj7#11 -133200 @ When Poets Dreamed of Angels Em Fmaj Em Fmaj Em Am9 Am D9 Em Fmaj Em She rises early from bed Fmaj Runs to the mirror Em Am9 Am D9 Em The bruises inflicted in moments of fury Fmaj Em He kneels beside her once more Fmaj Whispers a promise Em Am9 Am D9 A "Next time I'll break every bone in your body" A7 Fmaj G6 A And the well-wishers let the devil in A7 Fmaj G6 A And if the river ran dry they'd deny it happening Bbdim F/A As the card players deal their hands Bbdim F9/A From the bottom of the deck Am7 G Gm7 Am7 Row upon row of feudal houses blow away Bb Ab Gm7 Ab Bb Fmaj7 #11 Medicine for the popular complaint Em Fmaj When the poets dreamed of angels Em What did they see? A Am D9 Fmaj7 #11 History lined up in a flash at their backs Em Fmaj When the poets dreamed of angels Em What did they see? A Am D9 Fmaj7 #11 The bishops and knights well placed to attack
Transcribed 27/02/99 by Marco Bovati
and Mike Garoghan