Babe Ruth - The Mexican tab

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From: Viens David 
Subject: The_mexican.tab (as mentionned in a previous mail to Cal Woods)

Here's what happends when Rock and Spaggetti Westerns are blended toghether...

                           THE MEXICAN - BABE RUTH
                               (Alan Shacklock)
           (interpolating "Per Qualche Dollaro in Piu" by Morricone)


hint : learn the Em Harmonic
       scale first.             : e       **-*
       Climb it up and down.      b       **-*
       Make yourself at ease      g       ***-
       'cause you'll need it!     d       *-**
                                  a       *-**
                                  E       **-*
                                          ^
                                          7th fret

        All guitars are in normal tuning.

        Intro (3 acoustic guitars)
        slowly...

guitar 1 - right channel Am B7|-------10---8---7----------7----8--|-7--------------------------------||------12--10---8---10-----8---10---|8-----10--8---7-------------------||------------------11---------------|-----11--9---8--------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || guitar 2 - left channel || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||------------1------------1---------|------------0---------------------||--------2--------------------2-----|--------2---------2------2--------||----2----------------2-------------|----1-----------------1------1----||0----------------0-----------------|2---------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || guitar 3 - left channel also (flamenco-tremolo kind of stuff) || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
|77775555777777777777775555777777777|7777777777777777777777777777777777||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
Am B7|-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||--5--3--2--0----2-3-2--------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||------------1---------------1------|------------0---------------------||--------2---------------2----------|--------2---------2------2--------||----2----------------2-------------|----1-----------------1------1----||0----------------0-----------------|2---------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
|77775555777777777777775555777777777|7777777777777777777777777777777777||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
Am B7|-------10---8---7----------7----8--|-7--------------------------------||------12--10---8---10-----8---10---|8-----10--8---7-------------------||------------------11---------------|-----11--9---8--------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||------------1---------------1------|------------0---------------------||--------2---------------2----------|--------2---------2------2--------||----2----------------2-------------|----1-----------------1------1----||0----------------0-----------------|2---------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
| || ||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
|77775555777777777777775555777777777|7777777777777777777777777777777777||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------| (guitar 3 out) Freely...
guitar 1 B7 (N.C.)|-10~--7-8-----7------------------------------------------------------||----------10-----8-10--7--8-----7---------------------------77-7-----||-----------------------------9-----7--9-----7---------------88-8-----||-----------------------------------------10----9-10--7--9---77-7-----||------------------------------------------------------------99-9-----||------------------------------------------------------------77-7-----|
| ||guitar 2 || ||--7------------------------------------------------------------------||-----8-10--7--8-----7------------------------------------------------||-----------------9-----7--9-----7------------------------------------||----------------------------10-----9-10--7--9-----7------------------||----------------------------------------------10-----9-10---2h3p0h2--||---------------------------------------------------------------------| (guitar 2 out)
(Band In) - uptempo (that's a very big exercice!)
guitar 1 (dirty) (Em)|10-7-8----7-----------------------------------------------||-------10---8-10-7-8---7----------------------------------||---------------------9---7-9----7-------------------------||-----------------------------10---9-10-7-9----7-----------||-------------------------------------------10---9-10-7-9--||----------------------------------------------------------|
Riff A B7|-------------------------------7--8--7h8p7----7--------------------------||----------7~----------7--8-10--------------10---10--8p7-----7h8p7----7---||-----8h9---------8h9-------------------------------------9--------9-----9||-9-----------9-----------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------------------| (end Riff A)repeat riff A X2 (first time without vibrato on the f#) then,
Riff B (B7)|---------------------------7--8--(8)\||----------7-------7--8-10--------10~\||-----8h9-----8h9---------------------||-9-----------------------------------||-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------| (end riff B) Verse 1
(guitar 2 plays the chords on wha-wha) bass Em G F#m A G|--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||-7--7-7----10----99---9-9-9---12---10-||--------------------------------------|
| || guitar 1 | 4 times with lyrics| > > ||--------------------------------------||-----------8-----------------10-------||-----------7------------------9-------||-----------5------------------7-------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
"Chico Fernandez, sleepin' on his gun" "Dreams of Santa-Anna fighting in the sun"
Am C Bm D C|--------------------------------------||-7--7-7----10----99---9-9-9---12---10-||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
| | 2 times with lyrics| > > ||--------------------------------------||----------13-----------------15-------||----------12-----------------14-------||----------10-----------------12-------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
"Drums so loud from both sides, makes it hard to dream"
Em G F#m A G|--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||-7--7-7----10----99---9-9-9---12---10-||--------------------------------------|
| || guitar 1 | 2 times with lyrics| > > ||--------------------------------------||-----------8-----------------10-------||-----------7------------------9-------||-----------5------------------7-------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
"A bluish fall on an orange fast makes that hard seem reason" (??!) Chorus
B7 Am7 Em D C|--------------------------------|-7----------5-------------3----------------||-7-----------7~--5--------------|-8----------7-------------5----------7--8~-||-8------8h9------5--------7--9~-|-9----------7-------------5-----7-9--------||-7--9------------5--7--9--------|-------------------------------------------||-9---------------7--------------|-------------------------------------------||-7---------------5--------------|-------------------------------------------|
"Mornin' calm mornin' Ah Chico's gonna have his share"
B7 Cmaj7|--------------------------------||-7-----------7~--8--------7--8~-||-8------8-9------9--7--9--------||-7--9-----------10--------------||-9--------------10--------------||-7---------------8--------------|
"Mornin' sad mornin'
(half time) speed-up Dsus4 G GM7 G7|----------------7----10-10----10-10----10-10/12\10-10-\8--||-10--8-8--10\---8----12-12----12-12----12-12/13\12-12-\10-||----------------7----11-11---(10-10)----------------------||- 7-------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------|
Sad it must be AHHHHAAHHAAHHHAAHAAHHHHHAAHAAIIAAAAH!
B7 Am7 Em D Em|--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||-7-----------7~--5--------------|-------------10--8--10~--------------------||-8-----8h9-------5--------7--9~-|-9--7--9~------------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9---||-7--9------------5--7--9--------|-------------------------------------------||-9---------------7--------------|-------------------------------------------||-7---------------5--------------|-------------------------------------------|
"Mornin' sad mornin' but I laughed and I cried, and I c-c-cried! (end chorus) play Riff A twice, then
(B7)|---------10-8-7--------------------------------------------------------||----------------10-8-7-------------------------------------------------||----8h9----------------9-7---------------------------------------------||-9-------------------------10-9-7---------------------------7-9-10-7~\-||----------------------------------10-9-7-------------10-9-7------------||-----------------------------------------10-8-7-8-10-------------------|
|---------------------------------7-8-----------------------7--8--(8)---||--------------------------7-8-10-----7~----------7--8--10--------10~\--||----------------------7-9------------------8h9-------------------------||---------------7-9-10--------------------------------------------------||--------7-9-10---------------------------------------------------------||-7-8-10----------------------------------------------------------------|
B7 Am7 Em D C B7|--------------------------------|----7-------5-------3------2------||-7-----------7~--5--------------|----8-------7-------5------4------||-8-----8h9-------5--------7--9~-|----9-------7-------5------2------||-7--9------------5--7--9--------|----9-------7-------5------4------||-9---------------7--------------|----7-------5-------3------2------||-7---------------5--------------|----------------------------------|
"Mornin' sad mornin' Me- xi - ca --- an !!!!"
(Am) (Em) (Bass)|------------------------------------------------------------------||-7777-----10-10---99999-12-10-------------------------------------||------------------------------7777----10-10---999-9-9---12--10----||------------------------------------------------------------------|
|(Guitar) ||------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------7-8-8~-----------8-7-------||-----------------------------9-7-9--------------------------------||-7----7-9-10-10~--10-9-10-----------------------------------------||---10-------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------------|
B7 C D . . .|-------------------------------------------------------------------------||-7--------7-8-7---7~-----8------7-8-10-8-7-8~-----10----7-8-10--7-8-10\--||-8----8h9-------9--------9--7-9-------------------11--7------------------||-7--9-------------------10------------------------12---------------------||-9----------------------10------------------------12---------------------||-7-----------------------8------------------------10---------------------|
Verse 2 (guitar 1 plays the same thing) (guitar 2 plays the chords on Wah-Wah) Seniorita's panned in :"Chico, come-on home!" Santa-Anna's losing, you'll be first to go Sam Whosman's laughin', Davy Crocket too When Anna takes the Alamo the first to go is you, Chorus 2 (same as chorus 1) Mornin' calm mornin' Ah Chico's gonna have his share Mornin' sad mornin' Heaven will be THERE-AHHHHHHHHHHH Mornin' sad mornin' What a laugh and a laugh AH AH AH AH AH AH AH!
Play Riff A 4 times (don't forget to add the vibrato on the F# half the times)Play Riff B onceThen play only the end of it (below) 3 times. (B7)|------------------7--8-- 8--||-7-------7--8-10--------10~\||----8h9---------------------||----------------------------||----------------------------||----------------------------|
(Em)|-------------||-------------| 4 times (while guitar 2 continues wah-wah-ing)|-------------||-2-----------||-2-----------||-0-------12\-|
And here's the famous Morricone riff :
Riff C (Em) A Em C B5|--------------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------7-------7-8p7-----7------------------||----9~--7------------------------9-9---9-7-9-------9-9---9-7-9-7h9p7------||-9---------9~--7--9~--7\2~----9--------------------------------------9-9--||--------------------------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Am Bm D D5 Em D5 Em|--------------------------------------------------------------------------||-------7----------7--8----------------------------------------------------||-9--9----9--7--9--------9--7-6-7---------------7-/-9---------7-/-9--------||----------------------------------9--7-7\4-----7-/-9---------7-/-9--------||-----------------------------------------------5-/-7---------5-/-7--------||---------------------------------------------------0-------------0--------| (end riff C)
Repeat Riff C once normaly then, Once without guitar 2 (wah-wah) for the first half And here's the "GRUNGY" part:
guitar 2 kills its wah-wah, and stomps on its mother fuzz E5 G5 F#5 A5 G5|--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||-0--0-0----3----22---2-2-2----5----3--|
| || guitar 1 | 8 times| > > ||--------------------------------------||-----------8-----------------10-------||-----------7------------------9-------||-----------5------------------7-------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
(guitar 2 out) (Em)|--------------------7------------------------||--------7-------7-8-------7------------------||-9-9--9---9-7-9-------9-9---9-7-9-7h9p7------||----------------------------------------9-9--||---------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|
D5 E5 D5 E5|--------------------------------------------------------------------------||-------7----------7--8----------------------------------------------------||-9--9----9--7--9--------9--7-6-7---------------7-/-9---------7-/-9--------||----------------------------------9--7-7\4-----7-/-9---------7-/-9--------||-----------------------------------------------5-/-7---------5-/-7--------||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Play Riff A 3 times Play Riff B then play the last part of Riff B until fade-out. Transcribed by David Viens and Eric Patenaude using the CD, the live video and our 4-track on half speed mode ... He He! Feel free to post suggestions to make it better. viensd@ceres.JSP.UMontreal.CA or viensd@mistral.ERE.UMontreal.CA And please, could somebody give me the REAL lyrics?!! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Pis parle donc en francais maudit traitre! - D'accord.... SUCE MA TELECOMMANDE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Sans cedilles ni accents je me sens comme Mulronney!
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