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Somewhere Only We Know (Kalimba Tab)


Here is the Kalimba tab for Somewhere Only We Know so you can learn to play it.

‘Somewhere only we know’ is a hit single by the rock band Keane, which was released in 2004 and appears on the album: Now that’s what I call music 57. Since then, it has been covered by Lily Allen, Elizabeth Gillies, Max Schneider, and Reneé Dominique, among others, for the John Lewis Christmas commercial.

Kalimba Tab – Somewhere Only We Know

NOTES & LYRICS:

G D       D B        A  B     A   B

I walked a-cross an em-pty land

C C     C   C     C       C   C    C      B  A   C    B

I knew the path-way like the back of my han-d.

G D  D   B      A     B      B    B

I felt the earth be-neath my feet

C    C  C   C   C   C   C C         B   A      C  B

Sat by the riv-er, and it made me com-ple-te

B    G    G   E        B        B       B      D 

Oh, sim-ple thing, where have you gone?

D  B     C    C    C    C  C      C        C     C  B  A   B   C  B

I’m get-ting old, and I need some-thing to re-ly on

B   G   G   E        B        B      B  D  D  B

So tell me when you’re gon-na let me in

C    C   C     C C   C    C  C     B         A        B C  B    

I’m get-ting tir-ed, and I need some-where to be-gin.

Somewhere Only We Know FAQs

What is the name of the singer of the song “Somewhere Only We Know”?

“Somewhere Only We Know” is a song by Keane, an English alternative rock band. It was released as the first single from their debut album Hopes and Fears. 

Is there a demo of Somewhere Only We Know available?

In 2004, a demo version of “Somewhere Only We Know” was leaked online. This version has a longer duration (4:24) and an additional bridge. The demo does not include Chaplin’s shouts near the end of the final version. 

Is ‘Somewhere Only We Know’ referring to a specific location?

We’ve been asked if ‘Somewhere Only We Know’ is about a specific location, and Tim has responded that it could be about a geographical space, or a feeling, for him or for us as individuals; it can mean something different to each person, and they can interpret it to memory… Perhaps it’s more of a theme than a specific message…

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