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Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

D chord Em/D chord G chord Dsus2 chord
D over C Sharp chord
A chord Bm chord F sharp minor chord C chord Amadd11 chord Em chord G6 chord A7 chord
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How To Play

CHORDS/SPECIAL VOICINGS
             E-A-D-G-B-e
Em/D         x-x-0-4-5-3
        or   x-x-0-0-3-0
        or   x-x-0-0-3-3 (= Dsus4)
Am(add11)    x-0-5-5-3-0
 
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INTRO
| D | % | Em/D | % |
| D | % | Em/D | % |
 
 
VERSE
D
 Adolescence - what's it like?
      Em/D
It's a psychedelic motorbike
      G
You'll smash it up ten times a day
        Dsus2   D
Then you walk  away
 
 
VERSE
    D
It's moonlight on a balcony
    Em/D
It's pure hormonal agony
   G
Bad poetry. Its greeting card?
Dsus2     D
Will (the Bard)
 
 
VERSE
D
 Adolescence - why's it so?
   Em/D
Ask someone else; how should I know?
       G
It's a song I sang and then forgot
    Dsus2   D
Too long   ago
 
 
[Middle 8]
     D/C#    G    A           D
When I was a Romeo in love forever
  Bm                  F#m
Unable to forget some Juliet
G              A            D
Romeo (Romeo) - inconstant? Never!
     C
It's knives flashing in fountains, poison
Bm                          F#m
Capulets' letters that go astray
    Amadd11
Molehills bigger than mountains
     Em                       G6        A        A7
Your pre sat nav, learning to find your way
 
 
INTERLUDE
| D | % | Em/D | % |
| D | % | Em/D | % |
 
 
SOLO
| D | % | Em/D | % |
| G | % | Dsus2 D |
| D | % | Em/D | % |
| G | % | Dsus2 D |
 
 
VERSE
D
 Adolescence - what's it for?
        Em/D
It's for keeping your nerve-endings raw, while
G
Relay teams of fevered dreams
  Dsus2     D
Escape each pore
 
 
VERSE
D
 It's moonlight on a balcony
    Em/D
It's pure hormonal agony
    G
Bad poetry. Its greeting card?
Dsus2     D
Will (the Bard)
 
 
[Middle 8]
D/C#  G      A           D
 Poor Romeo - in love forever
  Bm             F#m
Unable to forget Juliet
G              A            D
Romeo (Romeo) - inconstant? Never!
     C
It's knives flashing in fountains, poison
Bm                          F#m
Capulets' letters that go astray
    Amadd11
Molehills bigger than mountains
     Em                       G6        A        A7
Your pre sat nav, learning to find your way
 
 
VERSE
D
 Adolescence can be rough
 Em/D
I hope your heat-shield's tough enough
  G
I hope that no-one dares to scoff
     Dsus2     D
When you blast off
 
 
VERSE
D
 Adolescence, crimson red
Em/D
 Fireworks inside your head
    G
Are three time brighter than the sun
        Dsus2     D
Girls - have some fun
 
 
OUTRO
| D | % | Em/D | % |
(repeat and fade)

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