“I’m Chasing The Moon” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis I’m chasing the moon, I’m riding the line. Just trying to make up the time. I’m on my way back to you, I’m trying to get back to you. If you tell me not to ride this way again I don’t ever want to see the day. Pray the…

“When You Get to Heaven” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis When I die, all I can say is I tried, I tried, I tried so hard. When I die, all I can say is I tried. When you get to heaven won’t you put a good word in for me? God knows I need all the help I can…

“Beulah” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis Beulah won’t you please come home, Beulah won’t you please come home? I’ve been trying to get back to you for so long, Beulah won’t you please come home? Beulah, I don’t know what to do. Beulah, I just don’t know what to do. Everytime I turn around another…

“15,000 Miles & 30 Days” — lyrics & chords

Words and music by Andru Bemis My love lives on the ocean, my love lives on the bay. As boats go by, does she hear them say, “fifteen thousand miles and thirty days?” I’ll spend my nights in the city, on the railroad every day. As trains roll by, their lonesome cry says, “your love lives…

“Put the Lights Out, Maggie” — lyrics

Words and music by Andru Bemis Put the lights out, Maggie We don’t need them anymore Sun come down from heaven gonna light up the world Dry your eyes my darling You won’t never cry no more Sun come down from heaven gonna light up the world When the sun comes up you know he…

“Long Time Gone” — lyrics

Words and music by Andru Bemis Good morning sunshine You’ve been a long time gone It’s a cold world darling when you decide to move on No matter where you go you warm my mind And it’s good to see a friend who’s been gone a long time Yeah it’s good to see a friend…

“Time For You” — lyrics

Words and music by Andru Bemis I don’t care how long you’re gone It really doesn’t matter what’s going on I’ll always got time for you Remember when I told you how I love you true? You know I really meant it and I still do I’ll always got time for you If I had…

“Singer” — album review by Phantom Tollbooth

Andru Bemis has very different career goals. He says he always wanted to be a hobo, but he found jumping off a train with three instruments and a box on CD ended up being a pretty good way to get himself arrested, so he did the next best thing-he bought 16,000 miles of train tickets…

“Singer” — album by Andru Bemis

It’s 5:30 on a Tuesday morning, and it’s just about bedtime. In fact, it’s almost exactly two years to the day I mailed the last album, …Plays Past His Bedtime, to the duplicator – perhaps I shoulda named this one “…Plays Well Beyond Past His Bedtime or Bedtime? What Bedtime?” Even before recording PPHB, I intended to create…

“Singer” — album review by Tipp-C

“… Bemis expresses sadness and joy with each chord. He tells stories in a unique, bittersweet way that sticks in your mind like long goodbyes at the train station.” — Tipp-C [Lafayette, IN]