Wish You Were Here Uke tab by Pink Floyd

6 Chords used in the song :

Add tab to your SongBook

View these chords for the Baritone

Transpose chords:
Tablature / ChordsFont size: A- A A+

Don't know how to read a tab or a chord ? Check out these uke lessons:

Detailed guide to strumming and picking
How to read uke tabs
Reading chord diagrams


C chordC D chordD
So so you think you can tell
Am chordAm G chordG
Heaven from hell Blue skies from pain
D chordD C chordC
Can you tell a green field from a cold steel rail
Am chordAm G chordG
A chordA smile from a veil Do you think you can tell
C chordC D chordD
Did they get you to trade your heroes for ghosts
Am chordAm G chordG
Hot ashes for trees Hot air for a cool breeze
D chordD C chordC
Cold comfort for change did you exchange
Am chordAm G chordG
A chordA walk-on part in the war for a lead role in a cage


C chordC D chordD
How I wish how I wish you were here
Am chordAm G chordG
We're just two lost souls swimming in a fishbowl year after year
D chordD
Running over the same old ground
C chordC Am chordAm
what have we found the same old fears
G chordG
Wish you were here



Tab comments (4)
You must be logged in to join the discussion
or Register


Weberman avatar
flag for US(ISO2) (Wauconda)
Good tab, thanks for the post. I feel like an Em instead of an Em7 sounds better but that might just be my weird ears
29 Jan 2020
voicesblur avatar
flag for US(ISO2) (Stillwater)
nice tab... thanks for posting
16 Mar 2010
bisforpiano avatar
Thanks for letting me know. I got rid of the tabs because you were correct. Now it's just easy chord strumming.
14 Mar 2010
Carl311 avatar
Chords are good, intro is not accurate...
11 Jan 2010
About this song

"Wish You Were Here" is the title track on Pink Floyd's 1975 album Wish You Were Here. The song's lyrics encompass writer Roger Waters' feelings of alienation from other people. Like most of the album, it refers to former Pink Floyd member Syd Barrett and his breakdown. The main riff came to David Gilmour while playing his acoustic guitar in Abbey Road Studios. Gilmour then demonstrated the riff to Waters, who was impressed.