Ignoreland

R.E.M

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       B:--6--sl--8------------0----  then play funky open D(xx023x) 

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funk D(xx023x)                   G(xx0033)             A:------------0-


 DG
 Wrecking all things virtuous and true
 DG
 The undermining, social, democratic, downhill slide of truth, abysmal
 DG
 lost, swam, off the precipice into trickle down runoff hope
 C(335553D(557775CD
 They hypnotized the summer, 1979, 
 CDDm7Dm7+4
 marched into the capital, pretty duplicitous lookin' at evil, media-ready,
 Dm7
heartless, and they were super U.S. citizen, super achiever
 Dm7Dm7+4
 mega ultra power dosing relax
Riff
 marcb
defense, defense, defense, defense, yeah, yeah, yeah   
Riff over and over
 Yea, yea, yeaYea, yea, yea
Ignoreland , Ignoreland  
The information nation took the clues from all the sound byte glut
1980, 84, 88, 92, too .... too
Hard to be what you can be jump down junk in your energy
Hard to walk in dignity with throw-up on your shoes
They can't supply the oil, 1979
Calculate the capital, one for the public, ask any ask TV tells a million
lies that they twist down by the report anything that isn't handed
on a presidential spoon
I'm just put down and frustrated by all this so fuck you man
 Yea, yea, yeaYea, yea, yea
Fuck 'em , Ignoreland , Ignoreland
 G(355433
 If there wasn't, tell me would he have created them
 Bm
 Maybe it is true
 Bb(113331D(577455
 But I'm resentful all the same, someone's got to take the blame
I know that this is vitriol, no solution spleen-venting
But I feel better having screamed on you
They desecrate the winner, 1979
capital collateral, pretty duplicitous lookin' at evil, media-ready,
heartless, and they were super U.S. citizen super achiever
mega ultra power doesn't relax
defense, defense, defense, defense, yeah, yeah, yeah
 Yea, yea, yeaYea, yea, yea
Ignoreland , Ignoreland  
 Yea, yea, yeaYea, yea, yea
Ignoreland , Ignoreland  
"This is not a revolution, I did not do the revolution, thank you"
From: csb1@engr.engr.uark.edu (Chris Bray)
IGNORELAND (by REM)
Intro:
F | G | F | G (play chords each for one measure, then riff section)
riff: (Guitar 2 plays riff, Guitar 1 plays chords above tab)
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
E-|--------------------------------------------|
B-|---10-------12\-------8----10---------------|
G-|---10-------12\-------5-----7----------4\0--|
D-|--------------------------------------------|
A-|--------------------------------------------|
E-|--------------------------------------------|

D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D
These bastards stole their power from the victims of the
Em7 D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D
Us v. Them years. Wrecking all things virtuous and true.
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
The undermining social democratic downhill slide into abysmal
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
lost lamb off the precipice into the trickle down runoff pool.
 CDCD
They hypnotized the summer, nineteen seventy-nine.
 CDFG
Marched into the capital brooding duplicitous, wicked and able, media-ready,
 F
heartless, and labeled.  Super U.S. citizen, super achiever,
 G
mega ultra power dosing.  Relax.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
Defense, defense, defense, defense. Yeah, yeah, yeah.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
Yeah, yeah, yeah.
 D5G/DEm7
The information nation took their clues     from all the sound - bite gluttons.
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
Nineteen eighty, eighty-four, eighty-eight, ninety-two too, too.
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
How to be what you can be, jump jam junking your energies.
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
How to walk in dignity with throw-up on your shoes.
 CDCD
They amplified the autumn, nineteen seventy-nine.
 CDF
 Calculate the capital, up the republic my skinny ass.
 GF
T.V. tells a million lies.  The papers terrified to report
anything that isn't handed on a presidential spoon,
G F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
I'm just profoundly frustrated by all this. So, what to do, man.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
 CBm
    If they weren't there we would have created them.  Maybe, it's true,
 BbA
but I'm resentful all the same.  Someone's got to take the blame.
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
I know that this is vitriol. No solution, spleen-venting,
D5 D7(no 3rd) G/D Em7
But I feel better having screamed; don't you?
 CDCD
They desecrated winter, nineteen seventy-nine.
 CDFG
 Capital collateral.  Brooding duplicitous, wicked and able, media-ready,
 F
heartless, and labeled.  Super U.S. citizen, super achiever,
 G
mega ultra power dosing.  Relax.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
Defense, defense, defense, defense. Yeah, yeah, yeah.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
Yeah, yeah, yeah. Ignoreland.
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C
Yeah, yeah, yeah.
D F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
F(VIII) G(X) C(III) D(V) C D
"This is not a revolution, I did not do the revolution, thank you"
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csb1@engr.uark.edu | Chris Bray
cbray@comp.uark.edu | University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
cbray@nyx.cs.du.edu | WWW: http://www.engr.uark.edu/~csb1
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