This file is part of a collection that (moreso than the rest of the site) are not meant to be detailed or accurate transcriptions of the original recordings. They're just some simple chord charts that I made for my own use, some of them my own arrangements.
HELLO IN THERE by John Prine www.johnprine.com As recorded for his 1971 self-titled album Written by John Prine Transcribed by T-rev www.t-rev.net Capo 5. G Am D7 D9 D7 We had an apartment in the city G Am D7 D9 D7 Me and Loretta liked living there Bm/D C/G It's been years since the kids had grown G D/F# A life of their own left us alone G Am D7 D9 D7 John and Linda live in Omaha G Am D7 D9 D7 And Joe is somewhere on the road Bm/D C/G We lost Davy in the Korean war G D/F# And I atill don't know what for, don't matter anymore F G Ya know that old trees just grow stronger F G And old rivers grow wilder every day Bm C Old people just grow lonesome G D G Waiting for someone to say hello in there, hello G Am D7 D9 D7 Me and Loretta we don't talk much more G Am D7 D9 D7 She sits and stares through the back door screen Bm/D C/G And all the news just repeats itself G D/F# Like some forgotten dream that we've both seen G Am D7 D9 D7 Someday I'll go and call up Rudy G Am D7 D9 D7 We worked together at the factory Bm/D C/G But what could I say if he asks what's new G D/F# Nothing, what's with you, nothing much to do REPEAT CHORUS G Am D7 D9 D7 So if you're walking down the street sometime G Am D7 D9 D7 And spot some hollow ancient eyes Bm/D C/G Please don't just pass 'em by and stare G D/F# G As if you didn't care, say hello in there, hello Transcribed 2020-04-23 by T-rev More tab available at www.t-rev.net 3x0003 G x0x210 Am xx0212 D7 xx0210 D9 xx0432 Bm/D 33x010 C/G 2x023x D/F# 13321x F x24432 Bm x32010 C xx0232 D
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