Song Information for Anthem for a Lost Cause

Song Title:Anthem for a Lost Cause
Artist:Manic Street Preachers
Hits:86
{t:Anthem for a Lost Cause}
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 <i></i>Wonderful wistful song from the Manics' 2013 Rewind album.
 
 Lots of beautiful rolls on and off sus chords / minor chords,
 which I've hopefully illustrated below.
 
 Standard tuning
 Capo 4
 
 Chords
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 Am x02210
 Am/F# 2x021x
 G 320003
 Gsus4 320010
 Esus 022200
 Em 022000
 Dsus4 xx0233
 D/A x00232
 Bm x24432
 C9 x32030
 C x32010
 
 Intro
 =====
 
 [Am] [Am/F#] [G] [Em] 
 [Am] [Am/F#] [Gsus4] [G] [Gsus4] [G] 
 
 Verse 1
 =======
 
 It's a [Am]cold and lonely message at the [Am/F#]end of a song
 It in-[G]vaded hearts and minds but they [Em]couldn't get along
 It can [Am]ask you to remember it can [Am/F#]ask you for a dance
 So it [G]seems that every song now [Em]is just one last chance
 
 [Gsus4] [G] [Gsus4] [G] 
 Chorus 1
 ========
 
 [Gsus4]Take [G]this it's [Esus]your - [Em]s
 
 An [Asus4]anth -[Am]em for a lost [Dsus4]cau -[D/A]se now [Bm]ashes bone and splinter
 
 What was [Em]once a glittering prize the [C9]composition [C]rites[C9][C]
 
 [Am] [Am/F#] [G] [Em] 
 
 Verse 2
 =======
 
 Oh re-[Am]demption love and departure I [Am/F#]think your work is done
 [G]Paris St. Petersburg don't [Em]need a tower of song
 Es-[Am]cape's not worth the capture so [Am/F#]walk that lonesome road
 No [G]joy or earthly rapture [Em]nothing to take the load
 
 [Gsus4] [G] [Gsus4] [G] 
 
 Chorus 2
 ========
 
 [Gsus4]Take [G]this it's [Esus]your - [Em]s
 
 An [Asus4]anth -[Am]em for a lost [Dsus4]cau -[D/A]se now [Bm]ashes bone and splinter
 
 What was [Em]once a glittering prize the [C9]composition [C]rites[C9][C]
 
 Chorus 3
 ========
 
 [Gsus4]Take [G]this it's [Esus]your - [Em]s
 
 An [Asus4]anth -[Am]em for a lost [Dsus4]cau -[D/A]se now [Bm]ashes bone and splinter
 
 What was [Em]once a glittering prize the [C9]composition [C]rites[C9][C]
 
 INST
 ====
 
 [Am] [Am/F#] [G] [Em] 
 [Am] [Am/F#] [Gsus4] [G] [Gsus4] [G] 
 [Gsus4] [G] [Esus]your - [Em]s
 
 [Asus4] [Am] [Dsus4]cau -[D/A]se[Bm]
 
 [Em] [C9] [C] [C9] [C] 
 
 Chorus 4 / close
 ================
 
 [Gsus4]Take [G]this it's [Esus]your - [Em]s
 
 An [Asus4]anth -[Am]em for a lost [Dsus4]cau -[D/A]se now [Bm]ashes bone and splinter
 
 What was [Em]once a glittering prize the [C9]composition [C]rites[C9][C][G]
 
 
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 I hope I've done it justice!
 
 Kevin O'Brien
 Watford
 England
 November 2013