Chordproc: Judee Sill : Judee Sill

Judee Sill : Judee Sill


  1. Crayon Angels
  2. The Phantom Cowboy
  3. The Archetypal Man
  4. The Lamb Ran Away With The Crown
  5. Lady-O
  6. Jesus Was A Cross Maker
  7. Ridge Rider
  8. My Man On Love
  9. Lopin' Along Through The Cosmos
  10. Enchanted Sky Machines
  11. Abracadabra

Crayon Angels

Capo II
G
C/g
G
C/g
G
C/g
Am7/d
G
C/g
G
C/g
G
C/g
D/f#
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Crayon Angel songs are slightly out of tune
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
D/f#
But I'm sure I'm not to blame
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Nothin's happened but I think it will soon
Bm7
A7
C/g
So I sit here waitin' for God and a train
G
C/g
G
C/g
D/f#
To the Astral plane
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Magic rings I made have turned my finger green
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
D/f#
And my mystic roses died
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Guess reality is not as it seems
Bm7
A7
C/g
So I sit here hopin' for truth and a ride
G
C/g
G
C/g
D/f#
To the other side
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Phony prophets stole the only light I knew
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
D/f#
And the darkness softly streamed
Em
D/f#
C/g
G
Holy visions disappeared from my view
Bm7
A7
C/g
But the angels come back and laugh in my dreams
G
C/g
G
C/g
I wonder what it means
Am7/d
G
C/g
G
C/g
G
Haaa dadadadadada



The Phantom Cowboy

Capo II
A
Dsus4
D
I have seen the phantom cowboy ride
Esus4
A
His trail of dust is in my dreams
C#m7
Dsus4
D
With an eagle on his shoulder thro the clouds he glides
Esus4
A
And sprints across the spatial streams
G6b5
G#sus4+
But the ledge is steep, and the light is dark
G6b5
Still I see him leap
D
A
And he keeps on headin' for a star
Bm7
A
Fdim
F#m
Esus4
E7
That's not very far, he's travelin'on a silver filigree
A
Dsus4
D
I've been waitin' at the eastern gate
Esus4
A
I waved my hand to flag him down
C#m7
Dsus4
D
I always hope to catch him but he just can't wait
Esus4
A
He's not allowed to teach the ground
G6b5
G#sus4+
But his touch can heal, When the light is dark
G6b5
Doesn't need a shield
D
A
Cuz he keeps on headin' for a star
Bm7
A
Fdim
F#m
Esus4
E7
That's not very far, he likes it all just because it's real
A
Dsus4
D
Tho' I'm sittin' in the grit and grime
Esus4
A
The spark of hope is in me strong
C#m7
Dsus4
D
I'm gonna try to get there in the nick of time
Esus4
A
And maybe I can ride along
G6b5
G#sus4+
If I have no fear, when the light is dark
G6b5
I can feel you near
D
A
Tho' you keep on headin' for a star
Bm7
A
Fdim
F#m
That's not very far, please don't forgit
Esus4
E7
A
If your way is clear, I'll be waitin' here
Dsus4
D
Doo doo doo doo



The Archetypal Man

Capo I
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
Fleeter even than Mercury
A
E
A
E
He flies inside the walls he calls his own
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
He came hidin' but now I see
A
E
A
E
He looks like everyone I've ever known
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
He comes bearin' a sacrifice
A
E
A
E
I know him by the rose that's in his hand
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
I've been listenin' to his advice
A
E
A
C#7
I hear the words but I can't understand
F#m
E
C#
His moon mirage is shinin'
F#m
F#7
G#
C#m
Shiftin' the things that he can't endure
F#m
F#7
G#
C#
D
But all through the darkness his pain is pure
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
Fleeter even than Mercury
A
E
A
E
He flies inside the walls he calls his own
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
He came hidin' but now I see
A
E
A
E
He looks like everyone I've ever known
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
He comes bearin' a sacrifice
A
E
A
E
I know him by the rose that's in his hand
A
A7
Dmaj7
B7
I've been listenin' to his advice
A
E
A
C#7
I hear the words but I can't understand
F#m
E
C#
His moon mirage is shinin'
F#m
F#7
G#
C#m
Through all his veins flows a fool's gold flood
F#m
F#7
G#
C#
But through the rose in his hand... flows blood



The Lamb Ran Away With The Crown

Capo II
Am7
Em7
C
Em7
Am7
Am7
Em7
C
Am7/d
Once I heard a serpent remark
Em
G7
A7
Ab7
"If you try to evoke the spark
G
Em
F
Am7/d
You can fly through the dark
Gmaj7
Cmaj7
With a red midnight raven
Bm7
Bm7b5
Cmaj7
G7
To rule the battleground"
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
So I drew my sword and got ready
Am7/d
G
But the lamb ran away with the crown
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
So I drew my sword and got ready
Am7/d
G
But the lamb ran away with the crown
Am7
Em7
C
Am7/d
Tho' the beast within me's a liar
Em
G7
A7
Ab7
He made me glow with a strange desire
G
C
G/b
Em
F
Am7/d
And I rode on the fire
Gmaj7
Cmaj7
With a blue sacred opal
Bm7
Bm7b5
Cmaj7
G7
To bless the battleground
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
But I turned to see its reflection
Am7/d
G
And the lamb ran away with the crown
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
But I turned to see its reflection
Am7/d
G
And the lamb ran away with the crown
Am7
Em7
C
Am7/d
Once a demon lived in my brow
Em
G7
A7
Ab7
I screamed and wailed and I cursed out loud
G
C
G/b
Em
F
Am7/d
And I sailed through the clouds
Gmaj7
Cmaj7
On ten crested cardinals
Bm7
Bm7b5
Cmaj7
G7
To guard my battleground
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
But I laughed so hard I cried
Am7/d
G
And the lamb ran away with the crown
Cmaj7
Em7
Am7
But I laughed so hard I cried
Am7/d
G
And the lamb ran away with the crown



Lady-O

G
C
G
C
G
D/f#
While you sit and seek
Em
Gmaj7/d
C#dim
D7
A crescent moon is layin' at your feet
G
Am
With hope that's made of sand
G/b
Am
You don't think you can
Gsus4add9
D7/f#
G
C
G
C
But you have held it all in your hand, Lady-O
G
D/f#
Em
Gmaj7/d
I've been tryin' hard to keep from needin' you
C#dim
D7
But from the start
G
Am
My heart just rolled and flowed
G/b
Am
I've seen where it goes
Gsus4add9
D7/f#
G
C
G
And still somehow my love for you grows, Lady-O
A/g
D/f#
So on my heels I'll grow wings
G/f
C/e
Gonna ride silver strings
Gsus4add9
D7/f#
G
C
G
C
But I'll see you in my holiest dreams, Lady-O
G
D/f#
Em
Gmaj7/d
I've been tryin' hard to keep from needin' you
C#dim
D7
But from the start
G
Am
My heart just rolled and flowed
G/b
Am
I've seen where it goes
Gsus4add9
D7/f#
G
C
G
And still somehow my love for you grows, Lady-O
A/g
D/f#
So on my heels I'll grow wings
G/f
C/e
Gonna ride silver strings
Gsus4add9
D7/f#
G
C
G
C
But I'll see you in my holiest dreams, Lady-O



Jesus Was A Cross Maker

C
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Sweet silver angels over the sea
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Please come down flyin' low for me
C/e
F
C/g
F
C/g
One time I trusted a stranger cuz I heard his sweet song
Gm/bb
And it was gently enticin' me
Am
Tho there was somethin' wrong
Am/g
Bb
F
C/g
G
But when I turned he was gone
Am
C/e
F
Blindin' me, his song remains remindin' me
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
Am
He's a bandit and a heart breaker
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
C
Oh, but Jesus was a cross maker
C
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Sweet silver angels over the sea
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Please come down flyin' low for me
C/e
F
C/g
F
C/g
He wages war with the devil a pistol by his side
Gm/bb
And tho he chases him out windows
Am
And won't give him a place to hide
Am/g
Bb
F
C/g
G
He keeps his door open wide
Am
C/e
F
Fightin' him he lights a lamp invitin' him
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
Am
He's a bandit and a heart breaker
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
C
Oh, but Jesus was a cross maker
C
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Sweet silver angels over the sea
Csus4add9
Cmaj9
C
Please come down flyin' low for me
C/e
F
C/g
F
C/g
I heard the thunder come rumblin' the light never looked so dim
G/bb
I see the junction git nearer'
Am
And danger is in the wind
Am/g
Bb
F
C/g
G
And either road's lookin' grim
Am
C/e
F
Hidin' me, I flee, desire dividin' me
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
Am
He's a bandit and a heart breaker
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
Am
Oh, but Jesus was a cross maker
D7/f#
C
Cadd11/g
C
Yes, Jesus was a cross maker



Ridge Rider

Capo I
C
G
C
G
C
G
C
G
C
G
Em
A7sus4
He rides the ridge between dark and light
A7
D/f#
D/e
D
Without partners or friends
C
G
Em
A
He's courageous enough to be scared
G/f
C7sus4/e
But he's too humble to win
D7
Bless the ridge rider
G
The ridge he's ridin' is mighty thin
D7
I guess the ridge rider
G
Forgits he's travelin' with a friend
C
G
Em
A7sus4
He comes from under the cryptosphere
A7
D/f#
D/e
D
Where the great sadness begins
C
G
Em
A
And he doesn't pretend to be brave
G/f
C7sus4/e
Tho' the road's dusty and dim
D7
Bless the ridge rider
G
The ridge he's ridin' is mighty thin
D7
I guess the ridge rider
G
Forgits he's travelin' with a friend
C
G
Em
A7sus4
Since the great fall he's been travelin' hard
A7
D/f#
D/e
D
Thinkin' bondage is sin
C
G
Em
A
Hopin' someday the path'll turn gold
G/f
C7sus4/e
And the weight will turn into wind
D7
Bless the ridge rider
G
The ridge he's ridin' is mighty thin
D7
I guess the ridge rider
G
Forgits he's travelin' with a friend



My Man On Love

Capo I
G
C/d
G
Em
A
One star remains in the false darkness
C/e
C/d
G
Have you met my man on love?
C/d
G
Em
A
One truth survives death's silent starkness
C/e
C/d
G
Have you met my man on love?
Gmaj7/d
C/d
No sorrow is like yours my friend
C
G/b
/a
/g
/f#
Though silence is your tomb
Em
G7
C
G/b
I'd take your every agony to
Am7
C/d
Save you from this doom
C/d
G
Em
A
But one star remains in the false darkness
C/e
C/d
G
Have you met my man on love?
C/d
G
Em
A
One truth survives death's silent starkness
C/e
C/d
G
Have you met my man on love?
Gmaj7/d
C/d
In your eyes is an echo of
C
G/b
/a
/g
/f#
What once was passion, my friend
Em
G7
C
G/b
If I cried out loud, could you hear these words
Am7
C/d
Resurrection waits within
C/d
G
'Cuz one star remains...
Gmaj7/d
C/d
No sorrow is like yours my friend...
C/d
G
'Cuz one star remains...
B7#9
C
G
Most high, most high, my man on love
B7#9
C
G
Most high, most high, my man on love



Lopin' Along Through The Cosmos

Capo I
C/e
F
G7sus4
G7
Lopin' along through the Cosmos
Am7
Bb6
Em7
G/f
And sideways I slide through the square
C/e
F
G5
Am7+
I'm hopin' so hard for a kiss from God
D7/f#
G/f
I missed the sweet love of the air
C/e
F
G7sus4
G7
A silver chariot soars
Am7
Bb6
Em7
G/f
Through mercury ripples of sky
C/e
F
G5
Am7+
I'm lookin' so hard for a place to land
D7/f#
G/f
I almost forgot how to fly
C
Dm7
F
So keep on movin'
G7sus4
C
F
G7sus4
G7
Or stay by my side, either way
E7
F
I'll tell you a secret
G5
Am7+
I've never revealed
D7/f#
G
C
However we are is OK



Enchanted Sky Machines

Capo III
A
C#7
F#m
D/e
A
D/e
A
If I told you some secrets
D/e
A
Would you say I'm unreal?
G7sus4
D
I could easily love you
D/e
A
If you'd just let me feel
D/e
A
I can't play forever
G7sus4
D
The games I've outgrown
A
C#7
F#m
But just till enchanted sky machines
D/e
A
Take all the gentle home
A
C#7
F#m
D/e
A
D/e
A
Just needin' to touch you
D/e
A
Is so hard to restrain
G7sus4
D
Just waitin' for the time
D/e
A
Could maybe make me insane
D/e
A
My heart is so hungry
G7sus4
D
Livin' on patience alone
A
C#7
F#m
Please hurry enchanted sky machines
D/e
A
Take all the gentle home
A
C#7
F#m
D/e
A
D/e
A
I believe the beginning
D/e
A
Won't be too far away
G7sus4
D
The power's gittin' stronger
D/e
A
I see signs every day
D/e
A
So I'll swallow my yearnin
G7sus4
D
And won't let it be shown
A
C#7
F#m
Until the enchanted sky machines
D/e
A
Take all the gentle home
A
C#7
F#m
D/e
A
D/e
A
My desire is a rosebud
D/e
A
In the magic design
G7sus4
D
I can't wait to feel it bloom
D/e
A
They'll be landin' anytime
D/e
A
Then when the skeptics are wonderin'
G7sus4
D
Where all the faithful have flown
A
C#7
F#m
We'll be on enchanted sky machines
D/e
A
The gentle are goin' home
A
C#7
F#m
We'll be on enchanted sky machines
D/e
A
The gentle are goin' home



Abracadabra

Capo II
D
Em7/d
D
Em7/d
D
Em7
Here's to the man
A/g
D/f#
Who forgot his way home
G5
G5/f#
Em7
Who silently narrates
Am7
C
D
The confusion of his fight
D
Em7
He fears the great truth
A/g
D/f#
That would free him with its mercy
G5
G5/f#
Em7
He hates his own darkness
Am7
C
D
Dare he hide from this light?
G
Am7
D
G
Abracadabra, here's the key to the kingdom
C
G/b
Am7
Dm
Fmaj7
G
See through the eyes that be behind yours