Beatles Penny Lane chords
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PENNY LANE (1967) B Abm Dbm7 Gb7 Penny Lane there is a barber showing photographs B Abm Bm7 Of every head he's had the pleasure to know Abm7-5 G And all the people that come and go Gb Stop and say hello B Abm Dbm7 Gb7 On the corner is a banker with a motorcar B Abm Bm7 The little children laugh at him behind his back Abm7-5 G And the banker never wears a mac Gb E In the pouring rain, very strange CHORUS 1: A Dbm D Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes A Dbm D Wet beneath the blue suburban skies Bbdim Gb7 I sit, and meanwhile back in Penny... B Abm Dbm7 Gb7 Lane there is a fireman with an hourglass B Abm Bm7 And in his pocket is a portrait of the queen Abm7-5 G He likes to keep his fire engine clean Gb E It's a clean machine Instrumental: |B Abm|Dbm7 Gb7|B Abm|Bm7 | |Abm7-5|G |Gb |E | CHORUS 2: A Dbm D Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes A Dbm D Full of fish and finger pies Bbdim Gb7 In summer, meanwhile back behind the... B Abm Dbm7 Gb7 shelter in the middle of a roundabout B Abm Bm7 The pretty nurse is selling poppies from a tray Abm G And though she feels as if she's in a play Gb She is anyway B Abm Dbm7 Gb7 In Penny Lane the barber shaves another customer B Abm Bm7 We see the banker sitting, waiting for a trend Abm G And then the fireman rushes in Gb E From the pouring rain, very strange CHORUS 1 (again): A Dbm D Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes A Dbm D Wet beneath the blue suburban skies Bbdim Gb7 I sit, and meanwhile back... [Key change all up a semitone – straight through, don’t stop] Coda CHORUS: Bb Dm Eb Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes Bb Dm Eb (2 bars) Wet beneath the blue suburban skies (Eb) Bb6 Penny Lane :Charted by Bustopher the Busker - firstname.lastname@example.org Note the original song (for the chorus) starts in the key of “just slightly higher than” A, then last chorus modulates to “just shy of” Bb. Ask George Martin why. (He does know).