Sparks

Words and Music by Raccoon

as recorded on Rainbow Warrior

 

The chord progressions to this song are:

·        E, A, A7

·        E, D, A

E  A  A7

E                D   A
I………………iee
E                D   A
Seeeeeeeeee
E
Spaaaaaarks

D                      A         E
Comin' from the radio tower
          D              A             E
And it looks like a meteor shower
                   D A                    E
They’re
comin' from the radio tower

E                                                D              A                  E
Out on the crystal highway where
me and my baby used to run
E                                        D                        A                 E
Stands a lonely, broken man with a sawed off 12-gauge shotgun
             D                  A                        E

Singin', “What can you do to change the future?
D                   A                       E
What can you do to change the past? Hey
hey hey
D                   A                       E
What can you do to change the future? Hey
hey hey
D                     A
Where can you find the things that…?”

E                D   A
Iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiee
E                D   A
Seeeeeeeeee
E
Spaaaaaarks

D                      A         E
Comin' from the radio tower
          D              A             E
And it looks like a meteor shower
                   D A                    E

They’re comin' from the radio tower

E                                                D         A                  E

Out on the crystal highway where me and baby used to run

E                                         D                       A                  E

Stands a lonely, broken man with a sawed off 12-gauge shotgun

         D A                  E             D     A                   E

Singin', “I was born a wild child – And I was born a wild child

            D         A                      E

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll

            D         A                      E   D

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll

A                  E            D         A                 E

I was born a wild child – Yeah I was born a wild child

            D         A                      E

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll

            D         A                      E

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll”

 

      D             A                E

We can’t stay this way forever

D                 A          E

Something’s got to change

      D             A                E

We can’t stay this way forever

                 D                     A                      E

Or they’re gonna come and take away our brains

 

      A                   E           D        A                  E

And I was born a wild child – Yeah I was born a wild child

            D         A                      E

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll

            D         A                      E

I didn’t sell my soul to rock and roll

 

             D      A           E       D      A        E

And the moon keeps on risin' higher in the sky

              D      A           E       D       A              E

Yeah the moon keeps on risin' and I don’t know why

             D       A           E       D       A       E

Yeah the moon keeps on risin' higher in the sky

             D       A           E                       D          A       E

Yeah the moon keeps on risin' – There’s a rainbow in my eye…

E                D   A
Iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiee
E                D   A
Seeeeeeeeee
E
Spaaaaaarks

D                      A         E
Comin' from the radio tower
          D              A             E
And it looks like a meteor shower
                   D A                    E

They’re comin' from the radio tower