And He Descended Into Hell by Microdisney

From Microdisney’s 1987 Crooked Mile album. Written by Cathal Coughlan and Sean O’Hagan. Capo on 1st fret.

High Llamas - Santa Barbara

INTRO

[E] [A7sus4] [D] (x2)

[B] Put your dress back on [Abm]
[A] And I will sing this song
[G] A [E] bout an honest man [A] [G]

[B] He never had a job [Abm]
[A] He barely had a home
[G] And the land [E] lord came to [A] call [G/A]

VERSE 1

[D] Just pack your things and [Em7] go [A]
[D] This room is now on [F#7] show

CHORUS 1

[G] That’s the [F#m7] reason [Bm7] he de [E7] scended into [A7] hell
[G] Where the [F#m7] cry ba [Bm7] bies come [E7] out from padded [A7] cells
[G] And the [F#m7] human [Bm7] race just [E7] turned and said fare [A7] well
[G] On the [F#m7] morning [Bm7] he de [E7] scended [A7sus4] into [D] hell

VERSE 2

[B] When screaming in the str [Abm] eet
[A] He’d use a disco beat
[G] All your [E] audience will [A] flee [G/A] (And you’ll be all alone)

INTERLUDE

[B] [Abm] [G] [F#m] (x2)

VERSE 3

[D] Another sunny [Em7] day [A]
[D] He sips cold soup and [F#7] strays

CHORUS 2

[G] He was [F#m7] lost and [Bm7] he de [E7] scended into [A7] hell
[G] By the [F#m7] arches [Bm7] where he [E7] hears that railroad [A7] bell
[G] No more [F#m7] worries, [Bm7] no a [E7] ggression, all is [A7] well
[G] He was [F#m7] lost and [Bm7] he de [E7] scended [A7sus4] into [D] hell

[E] [A7sus4] [D]

FADE

So there it is, [E] com [A7sus4] plete [D]
You can say what you want [E] but at least I don’t [A7sus4] hide what I am [D]
And I’m going to [E] leave you now [A7sus4] so you can [D] go
Knee jerk, knee jerk, [E] knee jerk [A7sus4] [D]

Knee jerk, knee jerk, knee jerk

Knee jerk, knee jerk