Alkali by Tom Russell Ukulele Chords

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If you are searching for Alkali ukulele chords, you have come to the right place.
You can play versatile instrument Alkali using ukulele or guitar.
This song by Tom Russell can also be played by that instruments.
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Alkali chords has rhythm and included in All Around These Northern Towns (2000) album.
You can also get another musical genres, including jazz ukulele chords, country music ukulele chords, pop ukulele chords, world music ukulele chords, and rock ukulele chords here.

Alkali by Tom Russell Ukulele Chords

Intro: (C)//// //// (Dm)//// //// (F)//// (G)// (G7)// (C)//// (Dm)// (G)//

(C) Alkali, here’s (Dm) mud in your eye
(F) Lost in the desert (G) 25 years or (C) more //// (Dm)// (G)//
(C) Whiskey streams – and your (Dm) goldfield dreams
(F) Lady Luck won’t (G) let you dark her (C) door

Yeah they (Am) tell me you are a (Em) ghost of a man
(F) And I be-(G)-lieve it’s (C) true
They (Am) say you had a (Em) woman once
But she (D) turned her (D7) back on (G) you

You old (Dm) gold-minin’ hobo, (F) dry-well (G) desert rat, (C) Alkali
Put the (Dm) bacon on to fry
The (F) sun’s comin’ up and the (G) mule’s wait’n for his (C) grain ////
[(Dm)//]Just a [(G)//](C) one room shackout by the (Dm) Santa Fe tracks
Its an (F) ole lick of Earth and its (G) screamin’ for a drop of (C) rain

And there’s a (Am) time for work and a (Em) time for play
And a (F) time for (G) lyin’ (C) down
And the (Am) road might lead to the (Em) rainbows end
A (D) dusty old (D7) desert (G) town
You old (Dm) gold-minin’ hobo, (F) dry-well (G) desert rat, (C) Alkali //// ////

[(Dm)////] [////] [(F)////] [(G)////] [(C)////] [(Dm)//][(G)//]
(C) Alkali, there’s a (Dm) buzzard in the sky
Hes a-(F)-countin’ his chances on (G) pickin’ your skinflint (C) bones ////
[(Dm)//]So (C) [(G)//]raise your handand throw a (Dm) curse on the land
They gonna (F) find you one day (G) lyin’ ‘neath an unmarked (C) stone
And the (Am) desert is a (Em) lonely place
For a (F) man to (G) lose his (C) head
They (Am) tell me when you start to (Em) talkin’ to yourself
Ya (D) might as (D7) well be (G) dead

You old (Dm) gold-minin’ hobo, (F) dry-well (G) desert rat, (C) Alkali

(2x)
(Am) Alkali, (Em) Alkali
You old (F) gold-minin’ hobo, (G) dry-well (G7) desert rat, (C) Alkali

To play the this songs, including Alkali by Tom Russell by ukulele, the most important basic ukulele chords to learn are C chord, D chord, G chord, and Em chord.
These set you up to play a ton of songs, and each of them is easy to learn.

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