...I'M BORED... by Bonzo Dog Doodah Band

*from 'Gorilla' (1967)*


(Original Key: Eb)


Eb7, G7, C

Verse 1:

       C (x32010@1)                 G7 (320001@1)          C (x32010@1)   C7At (x32310@1)the local dance, whilst posing by the door,
  F (133211@1)                               CA (x32010@1)lady begged; "Would I come on the floor?"

  F (133211@1)               CdimA-bove (2312xx@1)the band, my voice was heard,
      C (x32010@1)          Am (x02210@1)            D7 (xx0212@1) G7 (320001@1)CQuite (x32010@1)suddenly, it had occured, to me...I'm bored!

Chorus 1:

    FI'm (133211@1)bored, with everything I touch and see,
    C (x32010@1)              C7I'm (x32310@1)bored, with expo-ses of LSD.
    FI'm (133211@1)bored with Frank Sinatra's new LP,
         D7(n.C) (xx0212@1)                  G7 (320001@1)CAnd (x32010@1)so I roar...(shoo-be-do-be-do); I'm bored.


C (x32010@1)Verse 2:

C (x32010@1)                 G7 (320001@1)              C (x32010@1)   C7 (x32310@1)Drinking different coloured wines or beers,
F (133211@1)Just quite frankly leaves me bored to,
C (n.C)
 Tears for souvenirs...

    F (133211@1)              CdimAnd (2312xx@1)quite apart from what one hears,
     C (x32010@1)                Am (x02210@1)                 D7I've (xx0212@1)been like this for years and years, you see?...
G7  C

Chorus 2:

    FI'm (133211@1)bored, with Mother Nature or her son,
    C (x32010@1)               C7I'm (x32310@1)bored, with every-thing that should be done.
    FAnd (133211@1)so, I just poke out my big red tongue and...
D7(n.C) (xx0212@1)        G7 (320001@1)C (x32010@1)(*Raspberry*)...I'm bored.

Bridge 1:

C (x32010@1)I'm tired of art! (Drawing bored),
Sex is a drag! (In a boreding house, I daresay).
Awk! Australians bore me!
(You mean the A-bore-iginals, don't you?)
 I'm bored to death! (Like mortar bored!)


 I am bored, I am bored...

(Repeat many times, in a Round)

   This is boredom you can afford from Cyril Bored.


C (x32010@1)Verse 3:

  C (x32010@1)             G7 (320001@1)                 C (x32010@1)   C7I (x32310@1)hate each Julie Andrews film they've made,
    F (133211@1)                         CI'm (x32010@1)just a nasty, narrow-minded jade.

      F (133211@1)               CdimDon't (2312xx@1)think that I will smile at it;
    C (x32010@1)               Am (x02210@1)            D7(n.C) (xx0212@1)G7 (320001@1) CI'm (x32010@1)not a weak-willed hypocrite, I'll say...   I'm bored!

Chorus 3:

    FI'm (133211@1)bored, with with-it men in spotty ties,
    CWho (x32010@1)hum, (Hmm-hmm-hmm-hmm),
         C7Tiresome (x32310@1)tunes like Eidelweiss.
F (133211@1)                                          D7(n.C) (xx0212@1) I'm bored, and when I hear it in a trice, I shout;
G7 (320001@1) C (x32010@1)I'm bored!


    D7 (xx0212@1)                           G7The (320001@1)only thing that ever interests me...
   CIs (x32010@1)ME! (Me! Me! Me! Me!)...

(Repeat 'me's' to Fade)


   Eb7 (x32310@4)   G7 (320001@1)    C (x32010@1)     C7 (x32310@1) EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE
 x68686  323000  032010  032310

   F (133211@1)    Cdim (2312xx@1)   Am (x02210@1)    D7 (xx0212@1) EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE
 133211  xx1212  x02210  xx0212

Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2007

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