Alabama song (Whisky bar)    (video)    (intro)

 

    Am - E - Am - E (2x)

     

               Am

1. Well, show me the way to the next whiskey bar,

   F#m                D7  F#m                D7

    oh, don't ask why, oh, don't ask why !

      Am

    Show me the way to the next whiskey bar,

   F#m                 D7 F#m                D7

    oh, don't ask why, oh, don't ask why !

    Am

    For if we don't find the next whiskey bar,

     F#m                     D7    F#m                     D7

    I tell you we must die, I  tell you we must die,

     F#m                                                     D

    I tell you, I tell you, I tell you we must die  !

 

           F                                                              E

Oh, moon of Alabama, we now must say goodbye,

           G            G7        - C

we've lost our good old         mama,

  C                       C7                             F

and must have whiskey, oh, you now why.

           F                                                              E

Oh, moon of Alabama, we now must say goodbye,

           Eb                         F    

we've lost our good old mama, 

  C                       C7                             F    

and must have whiskey, oh, you now why.

 

     - - - -

+  Yeah !       +  Am - E - Am - E

 

               Am

2. Well, show me the way to the next little girl,

   F#m                D7  F#m                D7

    oh, don't ask why, oh, don't ask why !

       Am

    Show me the way to the next little girl,

   F#m                D7  F#m                D7

    oh, don't ask why, oh, don't ask why !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Am

    For if we don't find the next little girl,

     F#m                      D7   F#m                     D7

    I tell you we must die, I  tell you we must die  1

     F#m                                                     D

    I tell you, I tell you, I tell you we must die.

 

+ CHORUS (lines 1 - 3 as instrumentral)

 

    (Brecht/Weill - The Doors)