Sparks

Words and Music by Raccoon

As recorded on White Horse Ranch Sessions

 

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?

D                   A                       E
What can you do to change the future?

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

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

Cuz 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

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

 

          D             A               E

And I can’t stay this way forever

D                 A         E

Something’s got to change

   D             A               E

I can’t stay this way forever

                 D                      A                    E

Or they’re gonna come and take away my brain

 

      D  A    E            D  A    E

And I love you – And I love you

D  A     E         D  A    E

I need you and I love you

 

D               A                  E

Somebody turn down the power

       D                  A       E

The pain comes as no surprise

D               A                   E

Somebody turn down the power

D                A               E

Sparks are fallin' 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