Woodburning

Chords and lyrics for Woodburning by Toad The Wet Sprocket

intro 
 
E 
 
G 
 
D 
 
A 
(4X)
 
verse1 
 
E 
Say
G 
what
D 
I
A 
need  
E 
I kick you
G 
dow
D 
n
A 
 
E 
No
G 
I’m
D 
fine  
A 
don’t 
 
you
E 
hang
G 
arou
D 
nd
A 
 
And I  
G 
find 
 
my
C 
self
C 
here in  
G 
another
C 
home
C 
 
Where everything  
G 
moves so  
C 
slow s
B 
 
 
A 
tired
 
chorus1 
 
E 
Take the  
G 
longest 
 
day
 
D 
Throw it  
A 
all 
 
away
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
E 
Every 
 
d
G 
ay’s the same
 
D 
Nothing 
 
 
A 
ever 
 
change
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
verse2 
 
E 
You should  
G 
know by  
D 
now  
A 
we’re all  
E 
liars
G 
D 
A 
 
E 
Take me  
G 
where you  
D 
go  
A 
only 
 
 
E 
higher
G 
D 
A 
 
chorus2 
 
E 
Take the  
G 
longest 
 
day
 
D 
Throw it  
A 
all 
 
away
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
E 
Every 
 
d
G 
ay’s the same
 
D 
Nothing 
 
 
A 
ever 
 
change
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
bridge 
 
E 
 
G 
 
D 
 
A 
Can’t do anything
 
E 
 
G 
 
D 
 
A 
 
E 
Anything you w
Asus2 
an
G 
t
A 
 
E 
Anything you w
Asus2 
an
G 
t
A 
 
Any
E/D 
thin
G 
g
A 
C 
 
chorus 
 
E 
Take the  
G 
longest 
 
day
 
D 
Throw it  
A 
all 
 
away
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
E 
Every 
 
d
G 
ay’s the same
 
D 
Nothing 
 
 
A 
ever 
 
change
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
E 
I can’t  
G 
stand 
 
it
 
But  
D 
I can’t do  
A 
anything
 
outro 
 
G 
 
C 
 
C 
Here in  
G 
another 
 
 
C 
home
C 
 
Where everything  
G 
moves so  
C 
slow  
B 
so 
 
 
A 
tired

Windmills

Chords and lyrics for Windmills by Toad The Wet Sprocket

A 
There’s 
 
 
E 
something that you  
B 
won’t 
 
show
 
A 
W
E 
aiting where the l
B 
ight 
 
goes
 
A 
Maybe 
 
 
E 
anyway the  
B 
wind 
 
blows
 
A 
It’s 
 
 
C#m 
all 
 
worth
B 
waiting
A 
for
E 
 
C#m 
Pull on the
G# 
borders 
 
t
F#m 
o lighten  
A 
the 
 
load
 
C#m 
Tell all the
B 
passengers
C 
we’re 
 
going
G 
hom
F 
e
E 

Way Away

Chords and lyrics for Way Away by Toad The Wet Sprocket

D Em G (3x)

 
verse1 
D 
Line of people to  
Em 
pass 
 
you
G 
by,
 
Posing  
D 
sympathy with its  
Em 
whitewash
G 
eyes
D 
Ladies feigning their  
Em 
mourning
G 
cries
 
And the  
D 
men shaking hands
Em 
G 
 
chorus 
A 
Weigh  
G 
Away
A 
Way 
 
 
G 
away
G 
All the  
C 
pictures in your mind
 
As you’re  
G 
passed the thousandth time
 
Thousandth  
Em 
photograph
G 
 
verse2 
D 
Listen to sympat
Em 
hetic
G 
lies
 
As their  
D 
reasons change under  
Em 
mourning
G 
guise
 
With the  
D 
gentlemen feigning  
Em 
sorrowed
G 
sighs
 
And  
D 
drinking 
 
champagne
Em 
G 
 
chorus 
A 
Weigh 
 
 
G 
Away
A 
Way 
 
 
G 
away
G 
As all the  
C 
people pass and pose
 
You hold  
G 
back the tears and hold
 
On to  
Em 
memories
G 
 
verse3 
D 
Small talk hangs like a  
Em 
dirty
G 
cloud
 
Saying  
D 
nothing real but  
Em 
deafening
G 
loud
 
An  
D 
urge to run away  
Em 
from 
 
the
G 
crowd
 
And  
D 
mourn all alone
Em 
G 
D 
Make a promise to  
Em 
no
G 
-one
D 
Wondering if you’d  
Em 
been 
 
wort
G 
hwhile
D 
Turn away from the  
Em 
cha
G 
tter
 
And the  
D 
hungry 
 
smiles
Em 
G 

Walk On The Ocean

Chords and lyrics for Walk On The Ocean by Toad The Wet Sprocket

verse1 
 
We spotted the  
G 
oc
C 
ea
G 
n at the  
C 
head of the  
G 
trail from E to G here, or not)
C 
where are we  
G 
go
C 
in
G 
g, so far  
A 
away? from the 2nd fret to the 3rd fret)
A 
A 
Now somebody  
G 
to
C 
ld
G 
me that  
C 
this is the  
G 
place
 
Where  
C 
everything’s 
 
 
G 
be
C 
tt
G 
er, and everyth
A 
ing’s safe in fact,
A 
do it for every A)
 
chorus 
A 
Walk on the  
G 
ocean Step on the  
D 
stones
A 
A 
Flesh becomes  
G 
water Wood becomes  
D 
bone
A 
 
verse2 
A 
Half an hour  
G 
la
C 
te
G 
r we  
C 
packed up our  
G 
things
C 
Said we’d send  
G 
le
C 
tt
G 
ers, and all of those  
A 
little 
 
things
A 
And they knew we were  
G 
ly
C 
in
G 
g, but they  
C 
smiled just the  
G 
same
 
It  
C 
seemed they’d  
G 
al
C 
re
G 
ady forgotten we  
A 
came

same as above

just play the chords to the chorus

 
verse3 
A 
Back at the  
G 
ho
C 
me
G 
stead, where the  
C 
air makes you  
G 
choke
 
And  
C 
people don’t  
G 
kn
C 
ow
G 
you and trust is a  
A 
joke
A 
We don’t even have  
G 
pi
C 
ct
G 
ures, just  
C 
memories to  
G 
hold
 
That grow  
C 
sweeter each  
G 
se
C 
as
G 
on as we slowly grow  
A 
old
 
 
B 
 
E 
 
Db 
 
Abm 
 
F# 
 
|  
B 
 
E 
 
 
B 
 
Db 
 
 
Abm 
 
E 
 
 
B 
 
Db 
 
 
B 
 
E 
 
 
B 
 
F# 
 
 
Db 
 
 
Db 
 
|  
Abm 
 
F# 
 
 
B 
 
 
F# 
 
 
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Abm 
 
F# 
 
 
B 
 
 
F# 
 
 
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Throw It All Away

Chords and lyrics for Throw It All Away by Toad The Wet Sprocket

 
Take Your  
G 
Cautionary 
 
Tales
 
and take your  
Em 
incremental 
 
gains
 
and all the  
C 
sycophanic 
 
games
D 
 
and throw it all  
G 
away
G 
burn your tv in your yard
 
and gather ‘r
Em 
ound it with your friends
 
and warm your  
C 
hands upon the fire
D 
 
and start again
G 
 
take the  
C 
story you’ve been sold
 
the lies that  
G 
justify the pai
Em 
n
 
the guilt that  
C 
weighs upon your soul
D 
 
and throw ‘em all awa
G 
y
 
tear up the  
G 
calendar you bought
 
throw the p
Em 
ieces to the sky
 
confetti  
C 
falling down like rain
 
like a  
D 
parade to usher in your life
G 
 
take the  
C 
dreams that should’ve died
 
the ones that  
G 
kept you lying awa
Em 
ke
 
when you s
C 
hould’ve been alright
D 
 
and throw ‘em all away
G 
 
With the  
F 
time 
 
 
C 
 
 
G 
waste on a  
F 
life I n
C 
ever 
 
 
G 
had
 
I could?ve  
F 
turned 
 
 
C 
myse
G 
lf into a better m
D 
an
 
?cos there ain?t  
C 
nothing you can buy
 
there is  
G 
nothing you can  
Em 
save
 
to fill the  
C 
hole inside your hear
D 
t
 
so throw it all  
Em 
away
G 
 
won?t fill the h
C 
ole inside your heart
D 
 
G 
help me to empty this house
Em 
the wool I?ve gathered all these days
C 
and thought I couldn?t do without
 
and  
D 
throw it all  
G 
away

The Nightingale Song

Chords and lyrics for The Nightingale Song by Toad The Wet Sprocket

we sing the the nightingale song alive

 
chorus 
F 
And little ever changes
Am 
If anything at all
G 
But the song sings loudly  
C 
through these  
G 
halls

we sing the nightingale song alive

 
chorus 
F 
And little ever changes when you
Am 
View it from the sky
G 
The damage we encounter
C 
The earth just passes by
F 
And little ever changes
Am 
If anything at all
G 
And we remind ourselves how  
C 
small we  
G 
are

Stories I Tell

Chords and lyrics for Stories I Tell by Toad The Wet Sprocket

 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
Asus2 
 
C#m 
Don~t give m
A 
e answers  
C#m 
or I woul
A 
 
refu
C#m 
se
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
C#m 
Yes is  
A 
a word for whi
C#m 
ch I have
A 
no 
 
us
C#m 
e
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
C#m 
And I wasn~
A 
t looking fo
C#m 
 
heaven
A 
or 
 
he
C#m 
ll
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
Asus2 
 
C#m 
What is  
A 
 
blessing?
C#m 
What 
 
i
A 
s a dream?
C#m 
Caught 
 
betwee
A 
n portraits an
C#m 
d none~s what
Asus2 
it 
 
seems
 
And  
C#m 
why is i
A 
t some would  
C#m 
expect 
 
there~
A 
s a change
 
When I  
C#m 
feel I~m  
A 
a part of so
C#m 
mething I ca
Asus2 
n~t 
 
se
 
e
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
Asus2 
 
C#m 
Don~t ask m
A 
e questions  
C#m 
or I wil
A 
 
retr
C#m 
eat
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
C#m 
Fame is  
A 
a cancer an
C#m 
 
e
A 
go its se
C#m 
ed
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
 
Now
C#m 
 
wasn~
A 
t looking fo
C#m 
 
heave
A 
n or he
C#m 
ll
A 
C#m 
Asus2 
 
Instrumental:  
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
B 
Do you ever won
A 
der?
F#m 
Did you eve
G#m 
r care to storie
B 
s I tell
 
Stories  
A 
 
tell
C#m 
C#m 
Sto.
A 
….
C#m 
.r
A 
ies
C#m 
I..
A 
. te
C#m 
ll…
Asus2 
..
 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
 
A 
 
C#m 
Subtle 
 
s
A 
alvation 
 
i
C#m 
n poems  
A 
and 
 
pros
C#m 
Hiding 
 
ou
A 
r heads in  
C#m 
 
shadow
A 
of 
 
home
C#m 
 
wasn~t
A 
looking 
 
fo
C#m 
r wreaths or f
A 
or 
 
bells
 
Just  
C#m 
someone 
 
t
A 
o listen t
C#m 
 
storie
A 
s I tell
 
Stori
C#m 
es 
 
 
A 
 
tell
C#m 

Somethings Always Wrong

Chords and lyrics for Somethings Always Wrong by Toad The Wet Sprocket

the riff 
 
intro 
 
G 
 
A 
 
Gbm 
 
Bm 
 
A 
 
G 
 
A 
 
Bm 
 
A 
 
E 
 
verse1 
Another day I call and never speak
And you would say nothing’s changed at all
And I can’t feel much hope for anything
If I won’t be there to catch you if you fall

 
chorus 
Again
It seems we meet
In the spaces
In between
We always say
It won’t be long
But something’s always wrong

 
play riff here 
 
verse2 
Another game of putting things aside
As if we’ll come back to them some time
A brace of hope a pride of innocence
And you would say something has gone wrong

 
chorus 
Again
It seems we meet
In the spaces
In between
We always say
It won’t be long
But something’s always wrong

 
bridge 
Li – ah – ha – ah (something like that :-) )
Li – ah – ha – ah
Li – ah – ha – ah
Li – ah – ha – ah

 
chorus 
Again
It seems we meet
In the spaces
In between
We always say
It won’t be long
But something’s always wrong
Something’s always wrong
Something’s always wrong

 
play riff here 
 
repeat intro chords until done 

Something To Say

Chords and lyrics for Something To Say by Toad The Wet Sprocket

C G Am G C D Em
C 
 
G 
 
Am 
 
G 
 
C 
 
D 
 
G 
 
verse1 
C 
He’s got a  
G 
thing about  
C 
losin’ 
 
 
G 
control
C 
carries it a  
G 
mile just to see  
Em 
how far he’ll
D 
go
C 
He brushes up his  
G 
chops as he  
C 
tries to fake a  
G 
smile
 
A  
C 
friend indeed  
G 
when I need  
A 
someone to stay a while
C 
Someone to stay a while
 
chorus 
F 
You can bend my  
G 
ear, we will  
C 
talk all  
G 
day
 
Just make  
Am 
sure 
 
I’m
Em 
around when yo
D 
u finally got something to say
 
verse2 
G 
He drops  
C 
hints but he won’t  
G 
tell you what’s  
C 
really on his  
G 
mind
 
But I  
C 
know if I  
G 
look it’s  
Em 
easy 
 
to
D 
find
 
He’s got a  
C 
way with his  
G 
anger, a  
C 
way he lets it  
G 
show
 
Like the  
C 
smoldering 
 
 
G 
smoke when the  
A 
fire’s left to coals
C 
Fire’s left to coals.
 
chorus 
F 
You can take me  
G 
down, you can  
C 
show me your  
G 
home
C 
Not the place where  
D 
you live, but the  
G 
place where you  
Em 
belong
F 
You can bend my  
G 
ear, we will  
C 
talk all  
G 
day
 
Just make  
Am 
sure 
 
I’m
Em 
around when you’v
D 
e finally got something t
C 
 
say

C D G Em

 
C 
 
D 
?
Bb 
And what do you mean by
C 
 
don’t
F 
deserve 
 
this
G 
life?
Em 
 
verse3 
 
Well, his  
C 
door’s always  
G 
open, he’s  
C 
always got the  
G 
time
 
To  
C 
give a little  
G 
something, even  
Em 
though he gets
D 
behind
 
Your  
C 
trips become  
G 
his, and your  
C 
lives are  
G 
entwined
 
But like the  
C 
horse with the  
G 
junkie, it’s  
A 
all in your mind
C 
All in your mind.
 
chorus 
F 
You can take me  
G 
down, you can  
C 
show me your  
G 
home
C 
Not the place where  
D 
you live, but the  
G 
place where you  
Em 
belong
F 
You can bend my  
G 
ear, we will  
C 
talk all  
G 
day
 
Just make  
Am 
sure 
 
I’m
Em 
around when you’v
D 
e finally got something t
C 
 
say
 
C 
 
G 
 
Am 
 
G 
 
C 
 
D 
 
G 
 
C 
Finally got  
G 
something, 
 
 
Am 
finally 
 
got
G 
something,
C 
Finally got  
D 
something to  
Em 
say
 
C 
 
G 
 
Am 
 
G 
 
C 
 
D 
 
G 

Rock And Roll All Night

Chords and lyrics for Rock And Roll All Night by Toad The Wet Sprocket

D 
You show us ev’ry  
A 
thing you’ve got
D 
You keep on dancin’ and the  
A 
room gets hot
G 
You drive us  
A 
wild, we’ll drive you  
Cadd9 
crazy
 
all verses like the previous verse 
 
F 
Hey you keep on shouting…
G 
hey you keep on shouting
 
D 
I wanna  
D7 
rock & roll all
A 
nite
G 
…’n’ party every day
D 
I wanna  
D7 
rock & roll all
A 
nite
G 
…’n’ arty every day