Circus



Hard(ish) chords:



C#maj7:  445454   Eb6  668888  Fm  133111  C6  032110





 Intro/Verse:

 ------------

  Riff1:

   Fm           G# (or Eb6)    C#maj7        C

e:--------------------------|----------------------------|

B:-------1------------------|----------------------------|

G:----1-----1---------5-----|--------5-------------5-----|

D:-----------------6-----6--|-----6-----6-------5-----5--|

A:--------------6-----------|--4-------------3-----------|

E:-1------------------------|----------------------------|

     "One day when I was       searching..."



Fm           G#         C#maj7    C

One day when I was searching

Fm            G#     C#maj7   C

For what I'll never find





   Riff 2:

    Eb6                        G#7?

e:--------------------------|--------------------------|

B:--------------------------|--------------------------|

G:--------5-----------5-----|--------5--3--------5--3--|

D:-----8-----8-----8-----8--|-----4-----------4--------|

A:--6-----------6-----------|--------------------------|

E:--------------------------|--4-----------4-----------|

   "...She walked into my         story..."           ".







   C#maj7                     C

e:-------------------------|--------------------------|

B:-------------------------|--------------------------|

G:-------5-----------5-----|--------5-----------3-----|

D:----6-----6-----6-----6--|-----5-----5-----5-----5--|

A:-4-----------4-----------|--3-----------3-----------|

E:-------------------------|--------------------------|

  ..said she could change my..mind..."



Eb6          G#7   

She walked into my story

C#maj7                    C

Said she could change my mind...



(Riff 1)

This is the final offer

She said to make it clear

(Riff 2)

Don't lose out on this wonder

So I had to place my bets





Chorus 1:

(Barre chords, lots of distortion)

---------

Fm		Eb     	G#

Welcome to the picture show

	      C#     Eb

watching your life

Fm		 Eb	G#

Never know which way to go

		C#

It might not be right



(No chords)

So better be strong



Play riff 1...once



Verse 2:

--------

(Riff 1)

What kind of circus is this?

What kind of fools are we?

(Riff 2)

When is the final curtain

What can I do to set me free



Chorus 2: (same chords as chorus 1)

---------

Welcome to the real world

Better be strong

Never know which way to go

It might end up wrong



So better be string





Play Riff 1...once.



Bridge:

-------

C#	 Eb		  Fm

Too many games we have to play

C#	    Eb	      Fm

They always blame the rules

C#	Eb	Fm		C#

You and me just trying to get along

		C

What can I do...got to be strong.



Solo: (played over Riff 1)

-----

    Fm		G# etc...

e:---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

B:---13b~~-------------------------------------------------------------------|

G:----------13-15------------------------------------------------------------|

D:----------------15~~~---13-15----------------------------------------------|

A:------------------------------15~~--15h16p15-15h16p15--13-11---------------|

E:-------------------------------------------------------------13-11-8~~~--/1|





e:----------------------13-~~~-15h16p15--13--18~--18p16h18-18p16-18p16----16-|

B:----------15h16-15h16------------------------------------------------18----|

G:--15b(17)------------------------------------------------------------------|

D:---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

A:---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

E:6--------------------------------------------------------------------------|





e:18-20--20-18-16b(18)-13~~---|

B:----------------------------|

G:----------------------------|

D:----------------------------|

A:----------------------------|

E:----------------------------|



(Riff 2)

She walked into my daydream

She told me how it...had to be



Play chorus 1 and 2

  (Riff 1)



...So better be strong



Play riff 1 again



	Got to be strong



Riff 1- ultra slow

			   C6      Fm

		You better be  strooooong 









Source		: Frederic F. Maquet

E-Mail		: f.maquet@ic.ac.uk

		  http://www.geocities.com/SunsetStrip/3224