Catchphrase

1. from the album 'Taking Off' and the c.d. 'Recollections 1'

2. from the television shows 'Old Grey Whistle Test' and "Innes Book Of Records'

 
           




(Taking Off/Recollections version)

Key: Bb Capo 1, play A Intro: Bb C7 F7 Bb *A+ **(Capo): (A) (B7) (E7) (A) *(G#+) Bb C7 F7 Bb *A+ (A) (B7) (E7) (A) *(G#+) Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit C7 (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb (E7) (A) And not just another shallow entertainer C7 (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) A-tellin' what I know is true Bb (A) I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) I wanna make love to you! Instr: Bb C7 F7 Bb *A+ (A) (B7) (E7) (A) *(G#+) Bb C7 F7 Bb Bb7 (A) (B7) (E7)(A) (A7) Eb7 (D7) Burn baby burn, shake baby shake, Bb7 (A7) One foot on the gas and one foot on the brake Eb7 (D7) An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth C7 F7 (B7) (E7) A poet for a lie and a clown for the truth. Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit Bb C7 (A) (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) And not just another shallow entertainer Bb C7 (A) (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) Tellin' what I know is true Bb (A) I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) I wanna make love to you! Instr: Bb C7 F7 Bb *A+ (A) (B7) (E7) (A) *(G#+) Bb C7 F7 Bb Bb7 (A) (B7) (E7) (A) (A7) Eb7 (D7) Burn baby burn, shake baby shake, Bb7 (A7) One foot on the gas and one foot on the brake Eb7 (D7) An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth C7 F7 (B7) (E7) A poet for a lie and a clown for the truth. Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit Bb C7 (A) (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) And not just another shallow entertainer Bb C7 (A) (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb *A+ (E7) (A) *(G#+) Tellin' what I know is true Bb (A) I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb G7 (E7) (A) (F#7) I wanna make love to you (Indeed I do) C7 F7 Bb G7 (B7) (E7) (A) (F#7) I wanna make love to you (Indeed I do) C7 F7 Bb F7 Bb (B7) (E7) (A) (E7) (A) I wanna make love to you NB: *The chords indicated by '*' (ie: G#+ and A+) may sound a little unusual here! You could probably get by without them altogether, since it is just the background instruments which are making it have that kind of 'feel' to it. **Capo chords indicated in parentheses. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

(Old Grey Whistle Test/IBoR version)

Key: Bb Capo 1, play A Intro: Bb C7 F7 Bb *(Capo): (A) (B7) (E7) (A) **Ahhh......... Bb C7 F7 Bb F7 (A) (B7) (E7) (A) (E7) Ahhh....... Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit C7 (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb (E7) (A) And not just another shallow entertainer C7 (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb (E7) (A) A-tellin' what I know is true I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna make love to you! Instr**: Bb C7 F7 Bb (A) (B7) (E7) (A) Ahhh......... Bb C7 F7 Bb Bb7 (A) (B7) (E7)(A) (A7) Ahhh....... Eb7 (D7) Burn baby burn, shake baby shake, Bb7 (A7) One foot on the gas and one foot on the brake Eb7 (D7) An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth C7 F7 (B7) (E7) A poet for a lie and a clown for the truth. Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit C7 (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb (E7) (A) And not just another shallow entertainer C7 (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb (E7) (A) Tellin' what I know is true I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna make love to you! Instr**: Bb C7 F7 Bb (A) (B7) (E7) (A) Ahhh......... Bb C7 F7 Bb Bb7 (A) (B7) (E7) (A) (A7) Ahhh....... Eb7 (D7) Burn baby burn, shake baby shake, Bb7 (A7) One foot on the gas and one foot on the brake Eb7 (D7) An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth C7 F7 (B7) (E7) A poet for a lie and a clown for the truth. Bb C7 (A) (B7) I wanna catchphrase, I wanna start a craze F7 Bb (E7) (A) I wanna gimmick, I wanna hit C7 (B7) I'm just a poor boy with a song and a smile F7 Bb (E7) (A) And not just another shallow entertainer C7 (B7) I'm a clean-cut boy-next-door F7 Bb (E7) (A) Tellin' what I know is true Bb (A) I wanna catchphrase C7 (B7) I wanna start a craze F7 Bb G7 (E7) (A) (F#7) I wanna make love to you (Indeed I do) C7 F7 Bb G7 (B7) (E7) (A) (F#7) I wanna make love to you (Indeed I do) C7 F7 Bb A Bb (B7) (E7) (A) (G#) (A) I wanna make love to you NB: *Capo chords indicated in parentheses. **The parts with "Ahhh..." are just instrumentals in the "Old Grey Whistle Test" version. The "Old Grey Whistle Test" version is actually in the key of A; use the chords written in parentheses, but without a capo.

          First version, slow and sweet, second version, Neil is a little punker!