Muddy Mouth Chords by Robert Wyatt

The track was written by Fred Frith & Robert Wyatt.

Chords Info

  • Tuning: Standard(E A D G B E)
  • Key: E
  • Chords: E7, E, G9, G7, Fm7, Bb7, Bb, Db, B, B7, D9, D7, Cm7, F7, F, Ab, Gb, A7, Gm7, C7, C, Eb, Ebm, Db7
  • BPM: 86
  • Suggested Strumming:
  • D= Down Stroke, U = Upstroke, N.C= No Chord
Muddy Mouth

Track Info

[Verse 1]
E7            E
  Deep in the undergrows
      G9             G7
Handy si-ghed with relief
            Fm7         Bb7  Bb
He'd come a-lone in the dark
           Db9         Db7     
He'd come agai---n a-t dawn,
B B7 B B7 D9
if not befo---re the morning cockrise
D7 Cm7 F7 F Meanwhile in the bu-shes above Ab Ab Gb Behind the toepath which goes alo-ng Gb A7 A Gm7 Beside the cana---l leading to the sea C7 C Which in turn leads on to
F Eb
a-ll the- major oceans
F Eb Db B Ebm Ab E7 E Indian, Atlantic, Pa---------------------ci---fic Bb Bb7 Bb Bb Bb Bb I--- ca---n't re---me---m-ber [Verse 2] E7 E The names of the others off- G9 G7 Handy ci---ded to leave Fm7 Bb7 Bb He'd come a-part at the seams Db9 Db7 B B7 Endangered life and la-wn order be-fore B B7 D9 The more since he lies D7 Cm7 F7 F Even under oath, Handy lies Ab Ab When he feels caught between
righthand wro-ng
Gb A7 A I think he just mi-ght have been
wrong this time
C7 C F Eb Which in turn left him with few alternatives F Eb Db B To relieving himself by--- ha---nd Ebm Ab E7 E Bb A---lo---ne i---n the--- da---rk,
Bb7 Bb
Bb Eb Eb
i---n the--- bo---g
[Outro] E

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