Chords in this song

A chordD chordEm chordG chord

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Riff:
xA|---7------------------------7--------------------5-3-2-0--|
xE|-8--7-8--5--7--3--2-------8--7-8--5--7-8-10-3-5-----------|
xC|--------------------2-------------------------------------|
xG|----------------------------------------------------------|

Intro: riff - EmEm chord AA chord EmEm chord AA chord

Verse:
EmEm chord                GG chord
All around me are familiar faces 
DD chord                 AA chord
Worn out places – worn out faces 
EmEm chord                          GG chord
Bright and early for their daily races 
DD chord               AA chord
Going nowhere – going nowhere 
EmEm chord                      GG chord
Their tears are filling up their glasses 
DD chord             AA chord
No expression – no expression 
EmEm chord                     GG chord
Hide my head I want to drown my sorrow 
DD chord           AA chord
No tomorrow – no tomorrow 

Chorus:
EmEm chord                  AA chord                      EmEm chord
And I find it kinda funny, I find it kinda sad 
EmEm chord                      AA chord                            EmEm chord
The dreams in which I’m dying are the best I’ve ever had 
EmEm chord                 AA chord                           EmEm chord
I find it hard to tell you, I find it hard to take 
EmEm chord                  AA chord
When people run in circles it’s a very very 
EmEm chord             AA chord
   Maaaaaad world 
EmEm chord             AA chord
   Maaaaaad world 

Verse:
EmEm chord                        GG chord
Children waiting for the day they feel good 
DD chord               AA chord
Happy birthday – happy birthday 
EmEm chord                        GG chord
Made to feel the way that every child should 
DD chord               AA chord
 Sit and listen – sit and listen 
EmEm chord                       GG chord
Went to school and I was very nervous 
DD chord              AA chord
No one knew me – no one knew me 
EmEm chord                     GG chord
Hello teacher tell me what’s my lesson 

DD chord                     AA chord
Look right through me – look right through me 

Chorus:
EmEm chord                  AA chord                      EmEm chord
And I find it kinda funny, I find it kinda sad 
EmEm chord                      AA chord                             EmEm chord
The dreams in which I’m dying are the best I’ve ever had 
EmEm chord                AA chord                            EmEm chord
I find it hard to tell you, I find it hard to take 
EmEm chord                  AA chord
When people run in circles it’s a very very 
EmEm chord             AA chord
   Maaaaaad world 
EmEm chord                AA chord
Enlarge your world 
EmEm chord       AA chord
Mad world    

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26 Comments

  1. I tried to play the intro as transcribed, but sorry to say so it is quite wrong. It starts with the wrong note and the rest doesn’t ad up to what you hear. I transcribed the intro to my opinion correctly.

    xE|———————————————————–|
    xA|—3———————————3———–1~——–|
    xD|-6–5-6–3-5——1-0—–3—3—6—5-6–3-5-6——3—3|
    xG|————————3—3———————–3—3–|

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