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Baroque Bordello  The Stranglers

The Stranglers - Baroque Bordello
Tabbed By: Reecy
Tuning: Standard (E A D G B E)

Transcription by: Richard Stanforth (
Date of Transcription: 1st April 2002
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(keyboards): C# C#5/G# F#m D (x8, bass enters third time) -
(drums enter): C# G D# G#
then: Dm Am (x6) Am Em (x4)
[Am]See a picturesque [Em]decay there, [Am]something for time to [Em]tell
See the [Am]woman of your dreams [Em]there, in a ba[Am]roque bordello
[Em]Swing doors and a blind [Am]venetian, [Em]keep her in a walnut [Am]shell
Has to [Em]rub your eyes to bathe [Am]you, in a ba[Em]roque bordello
Em D C (x4)
[Am]All the words are writ[Em]ten for you, [Am]finds you heaven finds you [Em]hell
Finds your [Am]love but keeps it hid[Em]den, in a ba[Am]roque bordello
[Em]Seven days and se[Am]ven nights spent [Em]sleeping in her wishing [Am]well
Climb her [Em]rope and find her trai[Am]ler in a ba[Em]roque bordello
Em D C (x4)
Am Em (x10)
In a baroque bordello...
Em D C (x5)
Baroque bordello...

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