Quiet Town Chords by The Killers

Tempo:
124 bpm
Chords used:

Bb

F

Eb

Gm

C

Tuning:Standard Tuning (EADGBE)Capo:+0fret
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The Killers - Quiet Town chords
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Key:
Bb
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F
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Eb
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Gm
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C
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Bb
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F
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Eb
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To learn The Killers - Quiet Town chords with lyrics, these are the chords to practise in sequence: Bb, Eb, Bb, F, Gm, Bb, Gm, Eb. To get a solid grasp, start slowly at 62 BPM and then match the original tempo of 124 BPM. Given the song's key of Bb, adjust the capo to align with your vocal range and chord preference.

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[Am] Oh yeah, [A] oh no, the train, every two or three years the train kills somebody.
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Every two or three [Ebm] years, yep.
Everybody knows about the train, okay?.
You hear it [C] constantly.
I think the [N] train is a way to find your way out of this life if you get hit by it.
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[Bb] A couple of kids got hit by a Union [F] Pacific train.
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Carried sheet metal and household appliances [C] to [Gm] the [Eb] foreign ring.
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[Bb] They're planning on getting married after graduation.
[F] Had a little baby girl, trouble came and shut [Gm] it down.
Things like that ain't [Eb] supposed to happen in this [Bb] quiet town.
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Families [F] are tight.
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[Gm] Good people still don't deadbolt their doors [Eb] at night in this [Bb] quiet town.
When .
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[Eb] we first [Bb] heard opioid stories, they were always in [F] whispering tones.
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[Gm] Now banners of sorrow mark the front steps of [Eb] childhood homes.
Parents [Gm] wept through daddy's girl [Bb] eulogies and marriage badge milestones.
With their daughters [F] and sons laying their lifeless in their suits [Gm] and gowns.
Somebody's been keeping [Eb] secrets in this [Bb] quiet town.
They know [F] how to live.
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[Gm] Good people who lean on Jesus, they're quick to [Eb] forgive in this quiet [Bb] town.
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[Bb] Near the town, I'll find some reason [F] to give.
And I [Bb] will walk with the dead and the living where I [Eb] used to live.
And every time I see my [Bb] parents in the prime of their lives, offering [F] their son the kind of love he [Dm] could [Fm] never [Bb] put down.
Part of me is still [Eb] that stainless kid, lucky in this [Bb] quiet town.
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Salt [F] of the land.
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Hard [Gm] working people, if you're in trouble, they'll lend [Eb] you a hand.
Here in this quiet [Bb] town.
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[Bb] The first crop of hay is up, school [F] it out and the sun beats [Bb] [Gm] down.
Snug pillows from a Sunday train, [Eb] it cries away from a quiet [Bb] town.
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