Cocteau Twins - Wax And Wane tab

Wax and Wane - written by Cocteau Twins
produced by Cocteau Twins/Ivo  1983.
Transliterated by Jason Baxter Jan 2001.

Note that this tab is made up of three basic riffs which are repeated
several times in the song; so the tab below consists of these four 
riffs and then a schedule (with lyrics) of when to play them.

         E           e
Tuning - Eb|B|Eb|G|B|F

Riff 1: e|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|(Intro |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| riff) |-----0-0---|-----0-0---|-----0-0---|-----0-0---| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-2-2-----2-|-2-2-----2-|-2-2-----2-|-2-2-----2-| E|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----2-2---|-----2-2---|-----2-2---|-----2-2---| |-0-0-----0-|-0-0-----0-|-0-0-----0-|-0-0-----0-| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|
Riff 2: |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|(Verse |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| riff) |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-2-0-|-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-5-5-|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-2-0-|-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-5-5-5-|
Riff 3: |-3-----0------|-3-----0------|-3-----0------|(Chorus |----------2---|----------2---|----------2---| riff) |-------0------|-------0------|-------0------| |--------------|--------------|--------------| |-2--------2---|-2--------2---|-2--------2---| |--------------|--------------|--------------|
|-3-----0------|-3-----0------|-3-----0------| |----------2---|----------2---|----------2---| |-------0------|--------------|--------------| |--------------|-------2------|-------2------| |-2--------2---|-0--------0---|-0--------0---| |--------------|--------------|--------------|
|-3-----0------|-3-----0------| |----------2---|----------2---| |--------------|--------------| |-------2------|-------2------| |-0--------0---|-0--------0---| |--------------|--------------|
Riff 4: |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|(Outro |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| riff) |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------| |-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-3-0-|-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-3-0-|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------| |-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-3-3-0-|-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-5-5-5-|
======================================== Intro: Riff 1 (x2) Riff 2 Riff 3 (x2) Riff 2 Verse: Riff 2 - Carrying Prose Broke my real friend The devil bites dirty We wax and he wanes Chrous: Riff 3 - The Devil bites dirty we wax and wane (x2) The Devil bites dirty we wax and wane Bridge: Riff 2 Verse: Riff 2 - Linking arms The devil bites dirty Wrangling weird taste We wax and he wanes Chorus: Riff 3 (x2) - As before. Bridge: Riff 1 (first 4 bars only) (x8) There I guess he got his shoes shone The devil bites dirty Go up to wee weans And we laugh in their faces Chorus: Riff 3 (x4) - As before. Outro: Riff 2 (x2) Riff 4
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