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Author
Quiet Town
Words and Music Josh Rouse
Throw your plectrum in the bin, this song is finger picked
I’m sure this is 100% accurate but if you have questions or want any other josh songs you can mail me at
Mikey_niland@msn.com

Intro Repeat Twice
    G
E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
B--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|--3-------3--|--3-------3--|

Verse 1 
    G
E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

I know somewhere there is a party goin down
    G
E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

Interesting people, conversations to be found.
  C               C            Am            Am
E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
A-------1------|------1------|------1------|------1------|
D---------0----|--------0----|--------2----|--------2----|
G-----------2--|----------2--|----------2--|----------2--|
B--3-3---------|--3-3--------|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Ive lived in cities where there is no solitude
  C              C              D             D
E--------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A-------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D---------0----|--------0----|----------2--|----------2--|
G-----------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B--3-3---------|--3-3--------|-------------|-------------|
E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Ive made some friends there that I hope I never lose

E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

But for now I want to stay in a quiet town

Verse 2 is identical to verse 1 so repeat above 

The neighbours on my block they’ve got stories to tell
This is the grocery but once was a hotel 
And Mr Driscoll he just stands there with his smile
Inviting everyone he sees to come inside
This is the life, I want to live in a quiet town

Middle 8
  Am               Am            D             D
E---------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A--------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D----------2----|--------2----|----------2--|----------2--|
G------------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B—-0-0----------|--0-0--------|-------------|-------------|
E---------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Oh                            sometimes    I miss the
   G             G            
E--3----------|--3----------|--0----------|--0----------|
A------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
B-------------|-------------|--3-------3--|--3--------3-|
E--3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

    Show
               Am          Am          D            D
E--0------------|-------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A----3-1-0-0-1--|------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D---------------|--------2----|--------2----|----------2--|----------2--|
G---------------|----------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B—--------------|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|-------------|-------------|
E---------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

but Ive learned a long time ago

Whistle Verse


Middle 8
  Am               Am            D             D
E---------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A--------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D----------2----|--------2----|----------2--|----------2--|
G------------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B—-0-0----------|--0-0--------|-------------|-------------|
E---------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Oh                            sometimes    I miss the
    G             G
E---3----------|--3----------|--3----------|--3----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|----------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|--3----------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

    Show
               Am          Am          D           D
E--0----------|-------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A----3-1-0-0--|------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D-------------|--------2----|--------2----|----------2--|----------2--|
G-------------|----------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B—------------|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|-------------|-------------|
E-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

but Ive learned a long time ago

Verse 3 

E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

Come sunday morning theres a market on the square

E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

Children are playing, bells are ringin in the air

E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
A-------1------|------1------|------1------|------1------|
D---------0----|--------0----|--------2----|--------2----|
G-----------2--|----------2--|----------2--|----------2--|
B--3-3---------|--3-3--------|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Old men are drinking, its a lazy afternoon

E--------------|-------------|------2------|------2------|
A-------1------|------1------|--------3----|--------3----|
D---------0----|--------0----|----------2--|----------2--|
G-----------2--|----------2--|--0-0--------|--0-0--------|
B--3-3---------|--3-3--------|-------------|-------------|
E--------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|

Content with thinking that there is nothing to do

E---3----------|--2----------|--0----------|--2----------|
A-------0------|------0------|------0------|------0------|
D-----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|----0---0----|
G--------------|-------------|-------------|--0-------0--|
B--------------|-------------|--3-------3--|-------------|
E---3-------3--|--3-------3--|-------------|-------------|

So for now, I want to stay in this quiet town

Repeat last line to fade

            
            
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