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#99054 - Thu, 11 Aug 2005 15:03:00 Chords of Visage songs
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High friends, can any of you help me with chords or tabs of Visage songs? I can`nt get any (satisfaction) on the web. I`m especially interested in "Oh, my Visage" but I want to even try some other songs. Tried some chords of Ultravox I found in this forum and I was VERY excited! Thanks for your help.

Jan

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#99055 - Thu, 11 Aug 2005 16:12:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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I`m especially interested in "Oh, my Visage" but I want to even try some other songs.
I think you got the name wrong - is it the song Visage you mean?

Anyway, Nils made a great collection of chords for Ultravox songs, mayby he can repost them here?

/Ole

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#99056 - Fri, 12 Aug 2005 21:46:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Yes, you´re right, the song name is really "Visage" but when I talk about it with some musicians I usually use "Oh my Visage" ´cause it sounds great...
Well any post is apreciated...

Jan

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#99057 - Sun, 14 Aug 2005 16:49:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Chords for Fade to Grey:

Verse (sounds best picked rather than strummed to me)

Dm
one man on a lonely platform
F Am
one case sitting on his side
Dm
two eyes starin cold and silent
F Am
shows fear as he turns to hide

Chorus (plays best as a choppy funky rhythm with C as A Bar on the 3rd fret, Em as a D bar on the 2nd fret and Am as an E Bar on the 5th fret)

C Em Am
ahh ahhh we fade to gray
C Em Am
ahh ahhh we fade to gray

Dm
feel the rain like an english summer
F Am
hear the notes from a distant song
Dm
stepping out from a back drop poster
F Am
wishing life wouldnt be so long

C Em Am
ahh ahhh we fade to gray
C Em Am
ahh ahhh we fade to gray

Simon

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#99058 - Sun, 14 Aug 2005 16:51:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Not Visage but Ultravox LGA (feel free to shift to the Ultravox section):

G Em
Standing on my own
G
It didn't mean that much to me
Em
I thought I had it all
C
I didn't see the mystery
Am
I stood the test of time
C
And took the step to find
D NC
Love's great adventure

Link G, D

G Em
I spoke a million words
G
They didn't mean that much to me
Em
They rang around my head
C
Like empty tuneless harmonies
D G, D, C
Love's great adventure's mine_______

Link D, G, D, C, D, Em, Bm, Am

G Em
Lying side by side
G
It didn't mean that much to me
Em
But starting to enjoy
C
The poetry and symphonies
Am
I took it in my stride
C
And hailed the day I tried
D
Love's great adventure

Link G, D

G Em
A fool who couldn't see
G
It didn't mean that much to me
Em
I couldn't understand
C
That's how the game is meant to be
D G
Love's great adventure's mine

Link G x 7, Em, Bm, Am, D

Bm
Love's great adventure
Bm
Love's great adventure
Bm D
Love's great adventure, Oh

Link G

G Em
Standing on my own
G
It didn't mean that much to me
Em
I thought I had it all
C
I didn't see the mystery
Am
I stood the test of time
C
And took the step to find
D G
Love's great adventure mine

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#99059 - Sun, 14 Aug 2005 16:53:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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And Sleepwalk:

D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D . . . . . .

OK - I'll document this one properly later!

Simon

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#99060 - Mon, 15 Aug 2005 04:03:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Hi!
Here's the thread Ole suggested: The "How to play it" thread

Sorry, but the only Visage track where I know how to play it has already been posted... :rolleyes:

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#99061 - Wed, 31 Aug 2005 18:07:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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I've got the official sheet music for Fade to Grey somewhere at home if you (or anyone else, in fact) want me to scan it for you....let me know.

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#99062 - Wed, 31 Aug 2005 18:51:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Tim - yes please! laugh

If you'd be so kind as to scan at 300dpi and email it to me at ev@Ultravox.org.uk, I'll add it to the Media Archive for everyone to see - along with the early Ultravox! sheet music that Mike C has kindly supplied. smile

Thank you!
Cerise.

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#99063 - Thu, 01 Sep 2005 20:27:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Quote:
If you'd be so kind as to scan at 300dpi and email it to me at ev@ultravox.org.uk
Cerise, you got mail. (I've always wanted to say that!!!) - Just a few questions about the files.

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#99064 - Tue, 14 Nov 2006 02:38:00 Re: Chords of Visage songs
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Topic moved into the new 'How do I play..?' area. wink

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