Mogwai - Dial Revenge (Welsh - English version)

INTRO

VERSE 1
|Am | | | |
Arbed amser are ben fy hun,
(Spending time on my own,)

|Am | | | |
Cynnal cof ac atgofion blin
(holding on to painful memories)

|Em6 | |F7 | |
Pwyth am pwyth a chwant am
(A stitch for stitch and lust for)

|Am | | | |
Chwant...
(lust...)

CHORUS
|Em | |F7 | |
A pob tro dwi'n codi'are
(And every time I pick up the)

|Em | |F7 | |
Ffon mae'n dweud "dial"
(phone it says "Revenge")

|Em | |F7 | |
Dial anweddus; nid
(Indecent revenge; not)

|G | |F7 | |
Grym arswydus aur, a thus a
(the fearful power of gold, incense and)

|Am | | | |
Myrr
(myrrh...)

INSTRUMENTAL

VERSE 2
Tonfedd sur a chalon o ddur
(A harsh wavelength and a steel heart)
Adeiladu ffiniau eglur,
(Building clear borders,)
Newid tonfedd nofio'are
(changing frequencies, floating)
Don...
(on...)

CHORUS
Dal yr abwyd nerth dy
(Hold the bait with all your)
Ben; cwyd I'are wyneb
(might; fall on your face)
Dial anweddus; nid
(Indecent revenge; not)
Grym arswydus aur, a thus a
(the fearful power of gold, incense and)
Myrr
(myrrh...)

INSTRUMENTAL
"Dial" to fade







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Dial: Revenge Lyrics as written by Gruff Rhys Francis Barry Burns

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    General Comment

    i wish i could understand this....what a great band, i sense the talent.

    dr.jacobon May 01, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    these guys are nothing short of scottish gods. they've got their own thing going, and you can't beat it. if you ever get a chance to see them live, it will blow you away. fiery rock at it's best.

    bosco9on May 06, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    sweet.

    dr.jacobon May 22, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    this is a cool song. if you didn't know Dial means revenge in Welsh (the language the song is written in). So whenever a welsh person goes into an english phone booth they see "revenge". cool inspiration for a song.

    fromthemorningon August 22, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    such a talented band

    sunksses05on March 20, 2003   Link
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    General Comment

    My favorite band! And an amazing song.

    tuneron May 10, 2003   Link
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    The song was actually written from the guy from Super Furry Animals, thus why it is in Welsh. But still a great song performed by one of my favorite bands.

    bottledinspirationon April 25, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Yes, Gruff Rhys wrote it and it is him who sings it on the album.

    Young Teamon November 04, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    one of the few times that i regret Mogwai not singing more often! They're voices are so pretty in this song- it's sens shivers down my spine everytime

    ylliton December 27, 2006   Link
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    not to be a jerk but they "just" mentioned above that it's the guy from super furry animals. though he could be wrong. eh, it's a nice little song. i don't know why but i always thought they said something like "incanto" over and over through the song.

    ripelivejamon February 07, 2007   Link

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