Giorgio Sadotti, Secret Gig

Performance: Sat 5 Jul, 2014

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig, noshowspace 2014. Photo copyright © Michael Proudfoot

EVENT TEXT

The Giorgio Sadotti Secret Gig took place at noshowspace on 5 July 2014, the closing day of his exhibition MUDDY WATERS, MUDDY WATER, MUD WATER, MUD (UNROLL). Band members were: Giorgio Sadotti, Mary George, Leda Sadotti and Jamie Kirkbride.

The set
I SEE (PATTERN BEFORE ME)
WAY
PAYING THE RENT
SHAPE I'M IN
HEY HEY
O.K.
GET OVER IT

Lyrics

WAY

HER WAY
HIS WAY
THERE WAY
NO WAY
WAY

LOOKING FOR THE REASON WHY
MAYBE IN THE SKY
WHEN YOU GOING
IT'S NO LIE
NO LIE
IT'S NO LIE

THIS WAY
THAT WAY
SOME WAY
ANY WAY
WAY

THE POWER OF SPEECH
UNABLE TO TEACH
ALWAYS OUT OF REACH
TO TEACH NOT REACH

YOU SAY
I SAY
WE SAY
THEY SAY
SAY

COPY OF A ONE A TWO
INVERTED HAT A SHOE
LOOKING FOR A CLUE
THINGS YOU CAN DO
LOOKING YOU
AT YOU
AT YOU TO

SHAPE I’M IN

I'VE THE SUN IN MY EYE'S
I'VE A THORN IN MY SIDE
I'VE SOME WAX IN MY EAR
I'VE A FROG IN MY THROAT
I'VE GOT I'VE GOT I'VE GOT
MY LOVE TO KEEP ME WARM

IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN SHAPE I'M IN
IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN SHAPE I'M IN

I'VE GOT BLUE SKIES
I'VE GOT PINK GIN
I'VE GOT RED HOT
I'VE GOT BLACK NIGHT'S
I'VE GOT BLUE MOON'S
I'VE GOT GREEN TIGHT'S
I'VE GOT WHITE KNIGHT'S
I'VE GOT YOU BABE

IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN SHAPE I'M IN
IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN SHAPE I'M IN

I'VE GOT YELLOW YELLOW FEVER
I'VE GOT YELLOW MAN
I'VE GOT ORANGE SKIN
I'VE GOT RED TAPE
I'VE GOT STILETTO HEEL'S
I'VE GOT SQUARE MEAL'S
I'VE GOT MAJOR PROBLEMS
I'VE GOT MINOR ACHES
I'VE GOT REDUCED FAT
I'VE GOT I'VE GOT I'VE GOT I'VE GOT THE SHAKES

IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN

I'VE GOT A RIGHT TO MARCH
I'VE GOT A FEAR OF STARCH
I'VE GOT A BUNGED UP EAR
I'VE GOT IRRATIONAL FEAR
I'VE GOT
I'VE GOT

IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
IT'S JUST IT'S JUST IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
WHAT KIND OF NUMBER
IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
NO NEED TO BOTHER
IT'S JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
JUST THE SHAPE I'M IN
SHAPE I'M IN
SHAPE I'M IN
SHAPE I'M IN
YEAH

O.K.

EMPTY NOT FULL
PUSH NOT PULL
FLOWER NOT TREE
YOU NOTME
SAW NOT SEE
FLY NOT BEE
A NOT A
STRAIGHT NOT GAY
SHORT NOT LONG
BIG NOT SMALL

OK OK OK
OK OK OK
OK

STAND NOT FALL
HOT NOT COLD
LONG NOT SHORT
SOME NOT ALL
LOW NOT TALL
BETTER NOT WORSE
ONE NOT TWO
TRUE NOT TRUE
BLACK NOT WHITE
WOMAN NOT MAN

OK OK OK
OK OK OK
OK

IN NOT OUT

THICK NOT THIN
UP NOT DOWN
FLAT NOT ROUND
SKY NOT GROUND
TRUE NOT FALSE
ON NOT OFF
FATHER NOT SON
SMOOTH NOT ROUGH
ROUGH NOT SMOOTH

OK OK OK
OK OK OK
OK

HERE NOT THERE
FAIR NOT FAIR
BALD NOT HAIR
YS NOT NO
FAST NOT SLOW
IS NOT IS
STOP NOT GO
DULL NOT GLOSSY
RED NOT GREEN
FRENCH NOT GERMAN

OK OK OK
OK OK OK
OK

ENGLISH NOT SWEDE
MUM NOT DAD
HAPPY NOT SAD
GIRL NOT BOY
GOOD NOT BAD
DRY NOT WET
FRIEND NOT FOE
FINGER NOT TOE
GRET NOT SHIT
WHOLE NOT BIT
BREAST NOT TIT
WEAK NOT STRONG
RIGHT NOT WRONG

OK OK OK OK OK OK OK

PENIS NOT COCK
STOCKING NOT SOCK
PEBBLE NOT ROCK
POP NOT ROCK
BENT NOT STRAIGHT
EARLY NOT LATE
TUNE NOT SONG
SHORT NOT LONG
SMELL NOT PONG
LIPS NOT TONGUE

OK OK OK OK OK OK OK

FUCK THIS SONG

FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG
FUCK THIS SONG

OK OK OK OK OK OK OK