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Better Place To Be

Lyrics

It was an early morning bar room,
And the place just opened up.
And the little man come in so fast and
Started at his cup.
full lyrics
It was an early morning bar room,
And the place just opened up.
And the little man come in so fast and
Started at his cup.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

folk roots
acoustic rhythm piano
a clear focus on recording studio production
major key tonality
string section beds
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
electric rhythm guitars
acoustic rhythm guitars
solo strings
narrative lyrics
vocal harmonies

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

A great story not much of a pick up guy but she was worth a try kind of like it could only happen in my head
This song always tears me up. I know that little man all too well.
My mom listened to harry my hope life growing up I can remember going out blasting the tape player she went to a lot of his concerts and had lots of passes back stage she wonted my to go with her to a concert and I didn't the next time she herd he was coming close to have a concert she new she was going she asked me again I said yes I won't to go and sadly he passed away b for I got the chance to see him I am grown now and listen to him all the time i truly love his music and love what he did h
Pandora, sure would love to have more of Harry....may b e 'Mr. Tanner', 'Danceband on the Titanic', and, of course, '30, 000 Pounds of Bananas'?
tlopez0429
The best!!
Trully Phenomenal Story Song.
There will never be another like Harry,a story in all his songs.
mikepete7
I saw him in concert in La Crosse Wisconsin the year before he died.
Small venue and I came out feeling like he was my new best friend. Ironically my husband of just 2 years was killed in a car accident shortly after, so Harry Chapin songs have lot of warm memories for me.
Never know where our stories will begina nd end,,,
wkhibbert
I saw Harry in concert in Bridgeport, CT just before his car accident. I really miss him, there was a lot more he could have told all of us.
bbholober
Wish I had used that backstage pass to all access areas. May his genius rest in peace. This and Sniper are my two very favorites.
brucehowardm o r r i s
What a great storyteller. . .
......summer of '42.........

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