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from Billy Idol - Greatest Hits

Eyes Without a Face


Words and Music by Billy Idol and Steve Stevens

Intro
Moderately slow q = 86
E,7 C#m G#m B
Rhy. Fig. 1 End Rhy. Fig. 1 Rhy. Fig. 2 End Rhy. Fig. 2

        
8v a


*Gtr. 1

           
loco

     
 
mf w/ slide

16 16 16 16 4 4 4 2


16 16 16 16 4 5 4 4
16 16 16 16 4 6 4 4
6

*Synth. arr. for gtr.

Verse
Gtr. 1: w/ Rhy. Fig. 1 (3 times)
E,7 C#m G#m B
 
 
       
   
       

 
 
1. I’m all out of hope. One more bad break could bring a fall.

E,7 C#m G#m B


  
         
                 
   
When I’m far from home, don’t call me on the phone to tell me you’re a - lone. It’s

E,7 C#m G#m



                   
   
eas - y to de - ceive, it’s eas - y to tease, but hard to get re - lease.

Rhy. Fig. 3

                             
Gtr. 2 (acous.)

                             




       




                    
       
mp
let ring throughout





4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4
4 4 4 4 4 4 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 4 4 4 4 4 4
2 2 2 2 2 2 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 6 6 6 6 6 6
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 Chorus
2nd time, Gtr. 3 tacet
B A Badd4
 
     
  
        
 
Eyes with - out a face,
(Les yeux sans vis - age,

        
End Rhy. Fig. 3 Rhy. Fig. 4 End Rhy. Fig. 4

                   
  







let ring






7 7 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 7 7 7 7 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4
8 8 8 8 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4
9
9
7

Gtr. 2: w/ Rhy. Fig. 4 (2 times)


A Badd4 A
     
   
    
       

  
eyes with - out a face,
les yeux sans vis - age, les yeux sans vis -

To Coda 1 
To Coda 2 
Badd4 F#m7 E,7/G#
   
                          


eyes with - out a face Got no hu - man grace, your eyes with - out a face.
age.)


Rhy. Fig. 5 End Rhy. Fig. 5

                 


         
Gtr. 2

        




0 0 0 0 0 0 7 4 4 4 4 4


2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4
2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4
4 4 4 4 4 4 6 6 6 6 6 6

Interlude
Gtr. 2: w/ Rhy. Fig. 3 (1st 3 meas.)
E,7 C#m
 G#m B

                

 
Oo! Ch, ch.

          
Gtr. 2

          
   



7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8

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Verse
Gtr. 2 tacet
E,7 C#m G#m B
  
 

          

       
  
2. I spend so much time be - liev -ing all the lies keep the dream a - live.

                 
8v a

    
Gtr. 3 (acous.)

    
  
mp
Harm.
let ring throughout
7 12 7 12 7 12 7 12 7
7 12 7 12 7 12

D.S. al Coda 1
Gtr. 2: w/ Rhy. Fig. 3
E,7 C#m G#m B

     
       

       

 
   
Now it makes me sad, it makes me mad at truth for lov - in’ what was you.

    
8v a
                 
       
Harm. 
12 7 12 7 12 7 12 7
7 12 7 12 7 12 7 12 7

 Coda 1
Gtr. 2 tacet

 
E,7


              


Oo! Ha.


 

   
  
Gtr. 1




16 16 7 4
16 16 7 4
16 16 7 4


 
Gtr. 4 (elec.)

     

f
w/ dist.

16

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Interlude
Gtr. 1 tacet
E D
Rhy. Fig. 6 End Rhy. Fig. 6

               


Gtr. 4

    
      
   
P.M.  P.M.  P.M.  P.M.  P.M. 
7 7 5 7 7 5 7 5
9 9 9 9 9 7 7 7 6 7 7 6 7 6
9 9 9 9 9 7
7 7 5 5 5 5 5 5
0 0 0 0

Gtr. 4: w/ Rhy. Fig. 6


E D
  
     


When

Bridge
Gtr. 4: w/ Rhy. Fig. 6 (6 times)
E D
 
                        

you hear the mu - sic, you make a dip in - to some - one else’s pock - et then make a slip.

E D 
 
   

             


Steal a car and go to Las Ve - gas. Oo, the gig - o - lo pool.

E D

                        

Hang - in’ out by the state line, turn - in’ ho - ly wa - ter in - to wine.

E D
  
 
            

    
Drink - in’ it down, oh. Ow!

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E D

                        

 


I’m on a bus on a psych - e - del - ic trip read - in’ mur - der books, try’n’ to stay hip.

E D
 
  
3

                 




I’m think - in’ of you; you’re out there, so, say your prayers.

 
8v a


Gtr. 5 (elec.)

 
loco


*p mf 
w/ dist & reverse reverb
** fdbk.

17 0
Pitch: B

*Vol. swell
**Microphonic fdbk., not caused
by str. vibration.

Guitar Solo
Gtr. 4: w/ Rhy. Fig. 6 (4 times)
E D
  
              
3

     
Say your prayers, say your prayers.

             
15ma

 
loco

   
 Harm.
3 3 3
Harm.
w/ bar

3.3 ( 3.3 ) ( 3.3 ) ( 3.3 ) ( 3.3 ) 3.3


2
5 4
0
-1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1
Pitch: F#

E D
E   
D


     

     

Oo! Oo, oo, oo!

  

8v a
   
      
loco

       


w/ bar
Harm.

14
4 5 5 14
4 9 7 7 6 7 9
2 2 4 5 7
slack
Pitch: B
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E   
D
           
          

 
3 3 3 3

14
14 12 14 12 14 12 14 17 14 17 14 17 14 17 14 17 14 17 14 17 14
16

Verse
Gtr. 2: w/ Rhy. Fig. 3 (2 times) Gtr. 4 tacet
E,7 C#m G#m
 
         

           
 


3. Now I close my eyes and I won - der why I don’t de -


         
Gtr. 5

 

 
pp
w/ bar w/ bar

16 14 16 16 16 16

 
Gtr. 4

  
  
w/ bar pp

0 0
-1 1/2

Gtr. 5 tacet
B E,7 C#m G#m
 
     
                    

spise. Now all I can do, love what was once so a - live and new.

D.S. al Coda 2
B G#m B

                        
But it’s gone from your eyes, I bet - ter re - al - ize.

                

      
Gtr. 2

   



4 4 4 4 4 7 7 7 7 7




4 4 4 4 4 7 7 7 7 7 7
4 4 4 4 4 8 8 8 8 8 8
6 9 9

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 Coda 2
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F#m7 E,7/G#
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Such a hu - man waste, your eyes with - out a face.

Outro
Gtr. 1: w/ Rhy. Fig. 1
E,7
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Gtr. 2
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9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

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You know it’s get - tin’ worse.


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Gtr. 2
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7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

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