The Guitar Player
John D Loudermilk
The Guitar Player:John D. Loudermilk. Recorded in 1962. INTRO: C Bb F C #1. F C I play guitar in a little bar, down the street from here. C They pay me to come and to hum and to strum for F the folks to hear. F But I think it's unfair, when I'm sitting up there Bb and my baby walks in. F C And I have to play like a friend..oh, for her and him. #2. F C Oh, how it hurts to see her flirt with someone else. C F And oh, how it aches to see her make a fool of herself. F Bb I swear I'd leave if I didn't need the dough, my friend. F C It's nothing but a sin..to have to play and pretend.. F C F C for her and him. #3. F C The boss man say I gotta play from nine till three. C F They come in each night at ten, for a while, then leave. F F7 That's when I play with soul and the customers know that Bb I'm dyin' within. F C Cause I know where they've been..and where they're goin' F again..just her and him. OUTRO: F7 Bb Bbm.......... (Her and him..her and him..her and him..) F C I know where they've been..and where they're goin' F again..just her and him..(Fade.) A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.