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Twin Cinema

The New Pornographers

 

Each chord gets two beats unless otherwise noted.

 

Intro: / D - G - / D - G - / D - G - / C - A - /

 

    D     G        D       G       D      G

In home theaters still projecting, undistructing

   C              A

a voice from the back of your

 D      G        D        G       D       G

Double feature, soft and harder, wait in silence

        C              A

while planning your attack oh yeah

 

Chorus 1:

  G                  A        D (1)

Shining through the hollow today, yeah

  G              A       D (1) 

thinking maybe heavens away, yeah

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

 

Repeat Intro: / D - G - / D - G - / D - G - / C - A - /

 

Verse 2:

    D     G       D     G       D        G         

In torn seats are film leaders, lead the charging of

C            A

armies into war, yeah

D          G         D    G         D         G

Lead the charge of twin teachers, false and feature,

C              A

picture and author, oh yeah

 

Chorus 2:

  G                    A              D (1)

Flipping through the photos they send, yeah,

 G         A          D (1)

Goin' to 16th and Valencia

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

 

Instrumental: / B - E - / G - D - / (x4)

 

Bridge:

A (2)                Bm (1)        G (1)

Team, teeming with things you can find in the

 A (2)             Bm (1)            G (1)

dark  Dust in the light, falling through   Day after

 D                   G              D (2)    A (2)    E (2)    G (2)

night, falling with you, photos of you

 

Repeat Intro: / D - G - / D - G - / D - G - / C - A - /

 

Verse 3:

    D    G         D        G        D     G          

In soft seats are stills projecting, no protecting

      C             A

from voices in the back of yah

D       G         D       G           D         G                    

Double feature, soft and heartland, stone the heart then, they

  C                    A

slip you through the cracks oh yeah

 

Repeat Chorus 2:

  G                    A              D (1)

Flipping through the photos they send, yeah,

 G         A          D (1)

Goin' to 16th and Valencia

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

 

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

          G            A           D (1)

They've shown this on both screens

 

Repeat Intro: / D - G - / D - G - / D - G - / C - A - /

 

End on D


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.