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Johnny I Hardly Knew Ya chords

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[Intro]

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------0---0------------------0---0---2-4-0-4-0-4444-5-2222-4-0000----|
D|----2222--4---4---2-0---0---2222-4---4----------------------------------4--|
A|--2-------------------2---2------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------0----0---0---0--------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------0----0---0---0--------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------0----0---0---0--------------------------------------------|
D|-2-4-000-2-4-5-4-2222-00h2---0h2--0h2-0h2-2--------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------2----2---2---2--------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------0----0---0---0--------------------------------------------|


[Pre Verse]

     Em
When on the road to sweet Athy,<-----Same for all verses chords never change
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
     Em
When on the road to sweet Athy,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
     G              D
When on the road to sweet Athy
  Em                    Bm
A stick in the hand, A drop in the eye
   G       D     Em      Bm
A doleful damsel I heard cry
 Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Verse]

 Em
Where are the eyes that looked so mild,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
 Em
Where are the eyes that looked so mild,
 G
Hurroo Hurroo
  G                      D
Where are the eyes that looked so mild
     Em                 Bm
When my poor heart you first beguiled
 G         D        Em          Bm
Why did ya run from me and the child
 Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Chorus]

       Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
       Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
       G                  D
We had guns and drums and drums and guns
     Em          Bm
The enemy never slew ya
 Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Verse]

  Em
Where are the legs with which you run,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
  Em
Where are the legs with which you run,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
  G                      D
Where are the legs with which you run,
      Em                Bm
When first you went to carry a gun
  G          D       Em       Bm
Indeed your dancing days are done
  Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Chorus]

        Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
       Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
       G                  D
We had guns and drums and drums and guns
     Em          Bm
The enemy never slew ya
 Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Verse]

     Em
You hadn't an arm, you hadn't a leg,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
     Em
You hadn't an arm, you hadn't a leg,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
     G                  D
You hadn't an arm, you hadn't a leg
           Em                  Bm
You're a spinless, boneless, chickenless egg
        G          D            Em      Bm
You'll Have to be put with the bowl to beg
  Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Chorus]

   Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
       Em
We had guns and drums and drums and guns,
  G
Hurroo Hurroo
       G                  D
We had guns and drums and drums and guns
     Em          Bm
The enemy never slew ya
 Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya


[Verse]

    Em
Im happy for to see ya home
  Bm
Hurroo Hurroo
     Em
Im happy for to see ya home
   G
Hurroo Hurroo
    G            D
Im happy for to see ya home
  Em              Bm
From the Isle of Ceylon
  Em
Johnny I hardly knew ya

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putthehurtton 10 Mar 17, 2013 02:06 PM

Oh my god, playing this with more advanced positions for the chords pumps me the hell up.

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zeabyss 22 Sep 01, 2013 06:31 AM

after:

Em
Bm

The enemy never slew ya

insert this:
G
D
Em
Bm (no lyrics)

and then:

Em

Johnny I hardly knew ya

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OMGitsBRIEN 10 Oct 16, 2013 02:48 PM

I think a B7 sounds a little better than the Bm at the end of the verses and chorus.

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