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 Whose Trip Is This?
Whose Trip Is This? - David Sylvian CHORDS Emadd9 -022002 Bm9 -x20220 Em -022000 Em7 -022030 Bm7 -x20202 F#m -244222 G -355433 C#m7 -x46454 D -xx0232 C -332010 Am7 -x02010 Dsus2 -xx0230 Bmadd11 -x24430 Asus4 -x02030 G#m9 -464446 D#m7 -x68676 F# -244222 E -022100 B -799877 @ Whose Trip Is This? Emadd9 Bm9 Emadd9 Em Em7 Bm9 Bm7 Em7 I'm holding on to nothing Bm9 But this love for life Em9 Em7 Bm9 Things really haven't turned out right, oh no Em9 Em7 We're running at the wrong speed Bm9 Chasing our tails of time Em9 Em7 F#m All God's children holding back the line G Someday we're bound to wake up C#m7 D And any fool could make it happen C#m7 D Any fool could make it work C#m7 D All they need is some compassion Em7 F#m Growing flowers in the earth C Am7 Who's swimming, waving and drowning Em7 Am7 The silence grows more and more profound Dsus2 Bmadd11 Asus4 Oh baby, who, whose trip is this? C I won't be blinded Am7 The sun may be shining Em7 Am7 But there's black clouds of smoke arising Dsus2 Bmadd11 A7sus4 Tell me who, whose trip is this? Dsus2 Bmadd11 A7sus4 Oh tell me who, whose trip is this? Standing still amidst the madness Gravity pulls you in It's time to question everything you see, mmm Who's to say we must be dreaming Believing we all are free Cause dreams are what we're gonna need Or else we'll never wake up And any fool could make it happen Any fool could make it work All they need is some compassion Growing flowers in the earth Who's swimming, waving and drowning The silence grows more and more profound Oh baby, who, whose trip is this? Moonlighting, finally stopped fighting And it's patently all for nothing Tell me who, whose trip is this Oh tell me who, whose trip is this G#m9 D#m7 G#m9 D#m7 F# E B G#m9 It's not good enough D#m7 To believe in change G#m7 D#m7 When attitudes remain the same F# E B Who, whose trip is this G#m9 And I won't be rushed D#m7 Or dealt a hand G#m9 D#m7 In somebody else's power plan F# E B Who, whose trip is this Won't somebody tell me 'cause I F# E I need to know now B Whose trip is this (after all) F# E B Who, whose trip is this F# E B F# E Any fool can make it happen B Can make it work F# E All we need is some compassion B And the will to learn Tell me who, whose trip is this (after all)
Transcribed 22/05/99 by Mike Garoghan
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