Casey Jones Uke tab by Grateful Dead

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Chorus:

C chordC F chordF
Driving that train High on cocaine

F chordF F chordF
Casey Jones you'd better watch your speed

C chordC F chordF
Trouble ahead Trouble behind

F chordF C chordC C chordC F chordF
And you know that notion just crossed my mind


Verse 1:

C chordC D chordD
This old engine makes it on time

F chordF G chordG
Leaves Central Station 'bout a quarter to nine

C chordC G chordG D chordD
Hits River Juction at seventeen-to

F chordF E7 chordE7 Am chordAm G chordG
At a quarter to ten you know it's trav'lin' again


(Chorus)


Verse 2:

C chordC C/A# chordC/A# D chordD
Trouble ahead the lady in red

F chordF G chordG
Take my advice you'd be better off dead

C chordC D chordD
Switch-Man's sleeping Train Hundred-and-Two is

F chordF E7 chordE7 Am chordAm G chordG
On the wrong track and headed for you


(Chorus)


Solo 1 - C chordC D chordD F chordF G chordG (one bar each) then F chordF E7 chordE7 Am chordAm G chordG (half bar each)

Solo 2 - C chordC F chordF (one bar) F chordF (1 and a half) C chordC (1 and a half) F chordF to the end


C chordC F chordF


Verse 3:

C chordC D chordD
Trouble with you is Trouble with me Got

F chordF G chordG
Two good eyes but still don't see

C chordC D chordD
Come round the bend you know it's the end

F chordF E7 chordE7 Am chordAm G chordG
The fireman screams and the engine just gleams



(Chorus twice)

then the chorus with C chordC Bb chordBb (half bar) F chordF (that half plus another one and half)

C chordC (half plus whole bar) Bb chordBb (half bar) F chordF (half bar plus TWO whole)

Bb chordBb (half) F chordF (half plus one and half) C chordC (half plus one)

Bb chordBb (half) F chordF (half plus TWO)

and then

A7 chordA7 D chordD G7 chordG7 C chordC
And you know that notion just crossed my mind

 

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