Back In NYC Chords & Lyrics Artist:

Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

D chord Dm chord D5 chord Gmaj7 chord D6 chord Dsus2 chord Gmaj7/D chord C5 chord E/D chord A/D chord C5/D chord Doct chord D(7) chord D(b6) chord
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How To Play

Note: This song is better in drop D tuning

Intro
 
D5
    I see facesand traces of home,
 
Back in new york city
 
/D          /D          /D6         /D6
/C5/D       /C5/D       /Gmaj7/D    /Gmaj7/D
 
Verse 1
       D                      D6
So you think I'm a tough kid?
   C5/D                Gmaj7/D
Is that what you heard
       D                       D6
well i like to see some action
       C5/D               Gmaj7/D
and it gets into my blood
    D
Oh, let me out of pontiac
           D6
when i was just sevnteen
  C5/D
I had to get it out of me
       Gmaj7/D
If you know what i mean, what i mean.
 
Instrumental 1
 
/D5          /D5          /D5          /D5
/D5          /D5          /D5          /D5
/D5          /D5          /
 
Verse 2
D                  D6
Ah,      you say i must b crazy
C5/D                        Gmaj7/D
   cause i don't care who i hit who i hit
      D                               D6
cause i know its me thats hitting out
    C5/D            Gmaj7/D
and I'm not full of shit
D
down by my bottle
          D6
filled up high with gasoline
        C5/D
you can tell by the night fires
      Gmaj7/D
where rael has been has been
 
Instrumental 2
 
/D5          /D5          /D5          /D5
 
Chorus 1
Doct   Dsus2  Dm         Dsus2 D D5*
As     i      cuddld the por - cu - pine
Doct Dsus2  Dm     Dsus2  D  D5*          Doct
he   said   i  had none   to    blame, but me
Doct   Dsus2 Dm       Dsus2 D D5*
Held   my    heart,   deep  in   hair
Doct   Dsus2 Dm       Dsus2  D(7)D5*
Time   to    shave,   shave  it  off, it off
D5*
   No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. No
D5*
  No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. 
D* E/D A/D    D* E/D A/D   D*  E/D A/D
Off we go,    off we go     off we go
 
Verse 3
     D
Your sitting in your comfort
    D6
you don't believe I'm real
        C5/D
well yo cannot buy protection
        Gmaj7/D
for the way that i feel
D
   Your progrssive hypocrites
D6
hand ou their trash
       C5/D
it was mine in the first place
        Gmaj7/D
so I'll burn it to ash.
 
 
Verse 4
         D
And I've taken all the strongest meets
    D6
and laid them down in coloured sheets
C5/D      Gmaj7/D
laid them down in coloured sheets
D
who needs illusion
   D6
Of love and affection
          C5/D
when your out walking in the streets
         Gmaj7/D
your mainline connection, connection.
 
 
Chorus 2
Doct   Dsus2  Dm         Dsus2 D D5*
As     i      cuddld the por - cu - pine
Doct Dsus2  Dm     Dsus2  D  D5*          Doct
he   said   i  had none   to    blame, but me
Doct   Dsus2 Dm       Dsus2 D D5*
Held   my    heart,   deep  in   hair
Doct   Dsus2 Dm       Dsus2  D(7)D5*
Time   to    shave,   shave  it  off, it off
D5*
   No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. No
D5*
  No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. 
D5*
   No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. No
D5*
  No time for romantic escape,
         D(b6)
When your  filthy heart is ready for rape. 
 
No time.
 
Back in New York City
 
Coda
 
//D5          /D5          /D5          /D5          //
                                        Repeat ad lib.
                                        w/noise& FX

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