Wooden Jesus tab with lyrics by Great White - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Great White – Wooden Jesus tab

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		    Wooden Jesus - by Great White
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Tabbed by: Andy (yalaki)
Email: yalaki@hotmail.com

Song from Great White's "You Can't Get There From Here" album.

I've tabbed this for two guitars though in the mix I think more than 2 are
playing at the same time in some spots.

Key at the bottm of the page.


Tuning: Standard

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Intro:
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Solo Guitar: (Guitar 2)

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Rhythm Guitar: (Guitar 1)
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******** Verse 1: ******** "Down the road, in my car, a wooden Jesus on my dashboard..." BOTH GUITARS PLAY (roughly) THE SAME HERE except at * where 2nd guitar plays an octave higher
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"Yeah, we commit all those deadly sins..." * e|----------------------------|--------------------------------|B|----------------------------|--------------------------------|G|--6---6-----6----4-4----7---|----6---6-----6-----4-4---------|D|--6---6-----6----4-4----7---|----6---6-----6-----4-4----5----|A|--4---4-----4----2-2----5---|----4---4-----4-----2-2----5----|E|----------------------------|---------------------------3----|
******* Chorus: ******* Two seperate guitar parts here, guitar 1 is the deeper sounding guitar predominantly in your right speaker. Guitar 2 is more of a lead guitar, with higher tone. Guitar 1: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..."
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"...in my... ...wooden Jesus..."
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Guitar 2: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..." Play next 2 lines stoccatto
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"...in my... ...wooden Jesus..."
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******** Verse 2: ******** "Wake up in the morning sun..." BOTH GUITARS PLAY (roughly) THE SAME HERE except at * where 2nd guitar plays an octave higher
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"A money-maker down in East L.A. ..." * e|----------------------------|--------------------------------|B|----------------------------|--------------------------------|G|--6---6-----6----4-4----7---|----6---6-----6-----4-4---------|D|--6---6-----6----4-4----7---|----6---6-----6-----4-4----5----|A|--4---4-----4----2-2----5---|----4---4-----4-----2-2----5----|E|----------------------------|---------------------------3----|
******* Chorus: ******* Guitar 1: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..."
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Guitar 2: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..." Play next 2 lines stoccatto
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******* Bridge: ******* "I got my friend, got my soul, why he forgives me, God only knows..." Guitar 1:
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Guitar 2:
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************ Guitar Solo: ************ Solo Guitar:
"...cos he's a Wooden Jesus" bend part of a semitonee|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|---9-11-9-11~-----9h11----------------------------------------------------|D|-----------------------9b~--------------------7---------------------------|A|---------------------------9-9-11-9h11p9----------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
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1st bend up one semitone then just before releasing raise it up anothere|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|---9b10-b11r9p7-----9b10-b11r9p7------------------------------------------|A|----------------9-----------------9---------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
slowly releasee|-------------9------------------------------------------------------------|B|--12b14--------12-10----12-10----10--------------10-----------------------|G|---------------------11-------11----11-9----9-11----11~-------------------|D|-----------------------------------------11-------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
slowly releasee|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|B|--7-7-7-5-5-7-7---7---10-10-9-9-|--10-10-10-9-9----12b14---10----12-10----|G|--6-6-6-6-6-6-6---6---9--9--9-9-|--9--9--9--9-9---------------11-------11-|D|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
slowly release +e|------------------------14-17b19---17b19--17~----19b21--------17b19r17----|B|----17b19---17b19----17---------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
"Oh, Lord, take me on..."e|---14-12-------12---------------------------------12b14-------------------|B|---------14-12----14-12----14p12--------12p10-----------------------------|G|------------------------14-------14~----------11--------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Guitar:
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***************** Post-solo Bridge: ***************** "Oh, Lord, take me on away from here..." This bit is a little rough: Guitar 1:
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Guitar 2:
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******* Chorus: ******* Guitar 1: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..."
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Guitar 2: "I got my wooden Jesus in my car, he's always with me..." Play next 2 lines stoccatto
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****** Outro: ****** Guitar 1: Note that every other repeat the phrase in the 2nd bar is slightly different.
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Guitar 2:
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e|----------------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|--12b14p10--12b14p10----10--12b14p10----|----10---------------------------|G|---------------------11--------------11-|-11----------9-11----------------|D|----------------------------------------|--------9h11------9h11-7h9p7-----|A|----------------------------------------|-----------------------------7h9-|E|----------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
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e|-----------------------|--------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------|--------------------------------------------------|G|-------9---------------|--------------------------------------------------|D|--9/11---9b11------7---|--------------------------------------------------|A|----------------9------|---9---9-------etc. ad lib, F minor pentatonic----|E|-----------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
| / slide up | \ slide down | h hammer-on | p pull-off | ~ vibrato | + harmonic (often pinch harmonic) | x Mute note | b Bend note | r Release bend | pb Prebend note ===============================================================================
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