Dm Bangkok, Oriental setting And the C/Dcity don't Dmknow that the city is getting The creme de la creme of the chess world in a C/DShow with eDmverything but Yul Brynner Gm7 DmTime flies -- doesn't seem a minute Since the TC/Dirolean spa hDmad the chess boys in it All change -- don't you know that when you C/DPlay at this lDmevel there's no ordinary venue Gm7 It's Iceland -- or the Philippines -- or Hastings -- or -- or this A7♭9place! 1st Chorus: Dm One night in B♭Bangkok and the Fworld's C/Eyour Dmoyster The bars are Gmtemples but the Cpearls ain't freeGm7 Dm You'll find a B♭god in every Fgol-C/Eden Dmcloister And if you're Gmlucky then the Cgod's a Gm7she Dm I can feel an Gmangel sliding Cup to Dmme 2nd Verse: Dm One town's very like another When your head's down over your pieces, brother It's a drag, it's a bore, it's really such a pity To be looking at the board, not looking at the city Gm7Whaddya mean? Ya seen one crowded, polluted, stinking Dmtown -- Tea, girls, warm, sweet Some are set up in the Somerset Maugham suite Get Thai'd! You're talking to a tourist Whose every move's among the purest Gm7 I get my kicks above the waistline, sunshine A7♭9 2nd Chorus: DmOne night in B♭Bangkok makes a Fhard C/Eman Dmhumble Not much betGmween despair and Cecstasy Gm7 DmOne night in B♭Bangkok and the Ftough C/Eguys Dmtumble Can't be too Gmcareful with your Ccompany Gm7 Dm I can feel the Gmdevil walking Cnext to DmmeStandard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
SoloA7 for 8 bars 3rd Verse:
DmSiam's gonna be the witness | Dm only played on 2nd rotation To the ultimate test of cerebral fitness| ||: Dm C/D Dm |C/D Dm |
C/D Dm C/D DmThis grips me more than would a | | Gm7 | :|| Gm7 A7b9| Muddy old river or reclining Buddha | Synths plays this for the 3rd verse Gm7 And thank God I'm only watching the game -- controlling it -- Dm I don't see you guys rating The kind of mate I'm contemplating I'd let you watch, I would invite you But the queens we use would not excite you Gm7 So you better go back to your bars, your temples, your massage parlourA7♭9s 3rd Chorus: Dm One night in B♭Bangkok and the Fworld's C/Eyour Dmoyster The bars are Gmtemples but the Cpearls ain't free Gm7 DmYou'll find a B♭god in every Fgol-C/Eden Dmcloister A little Gmflesh, a little Chisto-Gm7ry Dm I can feel an Gmangel sliding Cup to me Dm One night in B♭Bangkok makes a Fhard C/Eman Dmhumble Not much betGmween despair and CecstaGm7sy Dm DmOne night in B♭Bangkok and the Ftough C/Eguys Dmtumble Can't be too Gmcareful with your CcompaGm7ny Dm I can feel the Gmdevil walking Cnext to Dmme Dm A7b9 is from down to up: A(bass),G(7th),Bb(b9),C# and E, if anyone is wondering.
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