Primus - Ground Hogs Day tab

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GROUND HOG'S DAY
As recorded by Primus
(From the 1989 Album FRIZZLE FRY)

Transcribed by Jeff Jacobson
	

Words by Les Claypool Music by Les Claypool, Tim Alexander and Todd Huth

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Larry LaLonde'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Double'

 Intro
  Moderate Rock Q=120(8=s8)
  C7                      BBmaj7
 4/4
  Gtr I
  W          W          W
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C7 E5 C7 Bb Bmaj7 C7 Q Q H H Q Q Q. +E H|------------|-------------|---------------||------------|-------------|---------------||----9-------|-------------|---------------||----9-------|-------------|---------------||----7-------|-------------|---------------||----0-------|---------x\--|-3----(3)S6----|
BBmaj7 C7 Bb ~~~~ +W Q. +E H +H +Q Q|------------|-------------------|------------------||------------|-------------------|------------------||------------|-------------------|------------------||------------|-------------------|------------------||------------|-------------------|------------------||-(6)--------|-8----(8)S11b12----|-(11)----(11)-----|
C7 BBmaj7 C7 |-3-| |-3--|
E E E E E E E +Q. +W a a a a E +E E E +H||-----------------------------|-------------|-------------------------------|||o------------11-11b13r(11)---|-(11)--------|---------10b11r(10)------------|||-----------9-----------------|-------------|-------x------------9s7-(7)----|||------8s10-------------------|-------------|-----x-------------------------|||o---7------------------------|-------------|---x---------------------------|||--8--------------------------|-------------|-x-----------------------------|
+W a a a a E +E E E +H|------------|-------------------------------||------------|---------10b11r(10)------------||-(7)--------|-------x------------9s7-(7)----||------------|-----x-------------------------||------------|---x---------------------------||------------|-x-----------------------------|
Bb Bmaj7 C7 Bb ~~ ~~ +H. a a a Q +Q. +E Q. +E H. E E|----------------------|--------------------|--------------|||----------------------|--------------------|--------------|||-(7)------------7b8===|=(7)r==(7)-5----(5)S|=7-------7\---|||--------------x-------|--------------------|--------------|||------------x---------|--------------------|--------------|||----------x-----------|--------------------|--------------||
1st & 2nd Verse C7sus4 C7 Q Q H +H +E E E E H +Q. E +W|---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------||---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------||---------10----|-(10)----(10)----10----|-9----(9)-----|--------||--8---8--------|-----------------------|-8----(8)---8-|-(8)----||-10--10--------|--------------10----10-|--------------|--------||---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------|
C7sus4 C7 Q Q H +H +E E E E H +Q. E +W|---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------||---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------||---------10----|-(10)----(10)----10----|-9----(9)-----|--------||--8---8--------|-----------------------|-8----(8)---8-|-(8)----||-10--10--------|--------------10----10-|--------------|--------||---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------|
1. A7 G#7 A7 G#7 PM| PM ~ ~~~~ PM| ~ ~~~~~ Q E E E E E E Q E E Q. +S S Q E E E E E E Q E E H|------------------|--------------------|-----------------|-------------------|||----------2---2-2-|--------------------|---------2-------|------------------o|||----------2---2-2-|----2-0-7b9r==(7)p5-|---------2---2-2-|----2/---12b14-----|||-14\------2---2-2-|----2---------------|-7\------2-0-2-2-|----2/-------------|||-12\--0-0---0-----|----0---------------|-----0-0---0-0-0-|----0-------------o|||------------------|-3------------------|-----------------|-3-----------------||
2. G#7 A7 G#7 ~ ~~~~~~~ PM| PM ~ ~~~~~ Q E E Q. +S S Q E E E E E E Q E E Q. +S S|-------------------------|------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|----------2---2-2-|---------------------||----2-0-12pb14r==(12)p10-|----------2---2-2-|----2-0-7pb9r==(7)p5-||----2-0------------------|----------2---2-2-|----2----------------||----0--------------------|-12\--0-0---0-----|----0----------------||-3-----------------------|------------------|-3-------------------|
A7 G#7 PM| ~ ~~~~~ Q E E E E E E Q E E Q +Q|-----------------|-----------------------|||---------2-------|-----------------------|||---------2---2-2-|----------19b21--(19)--|||-7\------2-0-2-2-|-----------------------|||-----0-0---0-0-0-|----/19----------------|||-----------------|-3---------------------||
C7 BBmaj7 |-3-| |-3--|
E E E E E E E +Q. +W|-----------------------------|-------------||-------------11-11b13r(11)---|-(11)--------||-----------9-----------------|-------------||------8s10-------------------|-------------||----7------------------------|-------------||-/8--------------------------|-------------|
C7 Bb ~~~~~~~~~ a a a a H. +Q +Q E E Q E E|---------------------------|--------------------------||---------10b11=======(10)--|-(10)--10-10-10--[10]r-10-||-------x-------------------|--------------------------||-----x---------------------|--------------------------||---x-----------------------|--------------------------||-x-------------------------|--------------------------|
C7 Bb Bmaj7 Q +Q E +E E E +H. Q|---------------------------|----------------||-10b11===(10)--10r(10)-----|----------------||-----------------------9s7-|-(7)------7b8===||---------------------------|----------------||---------------------------|----------------||---------------------------|----------------|
C7 Bb ~~ +Q. +E Q. +E H +E +E Q|--------------------|------------------|||--------------------|------------------|||-(7)r==(7)-5----(5)s|=7----(7)-(7)\----|||--------------------|------------------|||--------------------|------------------|||--------------------|------------------||
3rd Verse C7sus4 C7 Q Q H +H +E E E E H +Q. E +W||----------------|-----------------------|--------------|---------||||o---------------|-----------------------|--------------|--------o||||----------10----|-(10)----(10)----10----|-9----(9)-----|---------||||---8---8--------|-----------------------|-8----(8)---8-|-(8)-----||||o-10--10--------|--------------10----10-|--------------|--------o||||----------------|-----------------------|--------------|---------||
C7 W +W|-----------|---------|||-----------|---------|||--9--------|--(9)----|||--8--------|--(8)----|||-10--------|-(10)----|||-----------|---------||
Straight Eighths & Faster. Q=132 C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|-----------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-20p15---||-----------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|---------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||---------------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|---------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||---------------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-20p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|---------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||---------------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-20p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|---------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||---------------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||-11\-----------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------|
Bridge C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E||--------------------------------------------|||o-17-(17)S12-0S19-/12-(12)-12-12-12-17p12---|||--------------------------------------------|||--------------------------------------------|||o-------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S +S S E|--------------------------------------------||------/12-0s19-------------12---------------||---------------/12-(12)-12----12-(12)-12----||-11\-------------------------------------14-||-11\----------------------------------------||--9\----------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|-----------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/12-(12)-12-12-12-17p12---||-----------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S +S S E|--------------------------------------------||------/12-0s19-------------12---------------||---------------/12-(12)-12----12-(12)-12----||-11\-------------------------------------14-||-11\----------------------------------------||--9\----------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|-----------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/12-(12)-12-12-12-17p12---||-----------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S +S S E|--------------------------------------------||------/12-0s19-------------12---------------||---------------/12-(12)-12----12-(12)-12----||-11\-------------------------------------14-||-11\----------------------------------------||--9\----------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|-----------------------------------------||------/12-0S19-/12-(12)-12-12-12-17p12---||-----------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||-11\-------------------------------------||--9\-----------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|----------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||----------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-20p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|----------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||----------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
1. C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|-----------------------------------------|||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-o|||-----------------------------------------|||-11\-------------------------------------|||-11\------------------------------------o|||--9\-------------------------------------||
2. C#5 E5 D#5 G5 F#5A5 C#5 N.C. E S S +S S E S E S E E Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|--------------------------------|------------------------------------------||--------------------------------|------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||---------------------12---11-14-|------------------------------------------||-11---14-(14)---13---12---11-14-|-11\--------------------------------------||-11---14-(14)---13---10----9-12-|-11\--------------------------------------||--9---12-(12)---11--------------|--9\------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|----------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||----------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. ~~~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E|-------------------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------0-|
C#5 E5 D#5 G5 F# 3/4 4/4 E S S +S S E S E S S S S S S S S S S S S S Q|--------------------------|------------------------------------------|||--------------------------|-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11\--|||---------------------12---|-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11\--|||-11---14-(14)---13---12---|-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11\--|||-11---14-(14)---13---10---|--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9\--|||--9---12-(12)---11--------|------------------------------------------||
Guitar Solo N.C.(C#5) |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
S S S S T T S S S S S S T T S S S S S S T T|--------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------||-8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9p||-------11-------10-------11-------11-------11-----||--------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------|
|-3-| |-3-|
S S S S S S T T S S S S S S T T S S S S|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||-8----8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9p8----8h9s8----8s9---||---11-------11-------11-------11-------10-------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~ T T E S +H S S S S +H +E E S S S S|---------------------------|----------------------||---------------------------|----------------------||-8h9p8---------------------|----------------------||-------11-(11)----9h11-9-8-|-(8)----(8)-8-8h9p8-6-||---------------------------|----------------------||---------------------------|----------------------|
+E E S S S a S +E E E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|----------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------9-12p9----9---------------||---------------------------9----9-|-11p9----9-11h12--------12---12p11-9-------||-(6)s8-8h9p8-10s11-(11)-11---11---|------11-----------------------------11-11-||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
< |-3-| S S S S E E E E E E E +H +Q. S S|-------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|-------------------6-||-11p9-/9-9-9-8-8s6-8-8-8-|-(8)b9----(8)---/8---||-------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|---------------------|
E Q E E. S E +E +Q +E E Q E S S|---9--8-8--6-----------|---------------------||-------------9b11==(9)-|-(9)r=(9)-6-6--6-6-6-||-6---------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------|
C#°7/E Gtrs I, II Q S S S S S S S S S S E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E|--------------------------|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-|||--------------------------|-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-|||-9--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---|--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-|||------------------------0-|----------------------------------------------|||----7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---|----------------------------------------------|||--------------------------|----------------------------------------------||
Outro C#5 N.C. Gtr I Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|------------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||------------------------------------------||-11\--------------------------------------||-11\--------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|----------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||----------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------|
C# N.C. C#5 E5 D#5 G5 F#5A5 ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E E S S +S S E S E S E E|-------------------------------------------|--------------------------------||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-20p15---|--------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|---------------------12---11-14-||-------------------------------------------|-11---14-(14)---13---12---11-14-||-------------------------------------------|-11---14-(14)---13---10----9-12-||-----------------------------------------0-|--9---12-(12)---11--------------|
C#5 N.C. Q S S S S +S S S S S S E|------------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---||------------------------------------------||-11\--------------------------------------||-11\--------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------0-|
C#5 N.C. ~~ Q S S S S +S S S S E E|----------------------------------------||------/12-0-/19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19-17-||----------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||-11\------------------------------------||--9\------------------------------------|
C#5 N.C. C#5 E5 D#5 2/4 Gtrs I, II ~~~~~~~~ E +E S S S S +S S S S S S E E S S +S S E|-------------------------------------------|-------------------|||-17-(17)S12-0S19-/15-(15)-15-15-15-19p15---|-------------------|||-------------------------------------------|-------------------|||-------------------------------------------|-11---14-(14)---13-|||-------------------------------------------|-11---14-(14)---13-|||-----------------------------------------0-|--9---12-(12)---11-||
C#5 E5 D#5 4/4 +E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E E E. S +E E||--------------------------------|-----------------------------||||o-------------------------------|----------------------------o||||--------------------------------|-----------------------------||||--(13)-x-x-13-x-x-13-x-x-13-x-x-|-13-x-x-13---11--14-(14)-13--||||o-(13)-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-|-13-x-x-13---11--14-(14)-13-o||||--(11)-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-|-11-x-x-11-0--9--12-(12)-11--||
2/4 +E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E E|-------------------------------|------------||-------------------------------|------------||-------------------------------|------------||-(13)-x-x-13-x-x-13-x-x-13-x-x-|-13-x-x-x---||-(13)-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-|-13-x-x-x---||-(11)-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-11-x-x-|-11-x-x-x-0-|
C#5 E5 C#5 E5 D#5 G5 9/8 E S S +S S E S E S E S S +S S|------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------||-------------------------------12-(12)\---||-11---14-(14)---11---14---13---12-(12)\---||-11---14-(14)---11---14---13---10-(10)\---||--9---12-(12)----9---12---11--------------|
F# 4/4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------------------------------------------------||-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-||-------------------------------------------------|
Q S S S S S S S S S S S S|-----------------------------------------||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-||--9---9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-||-----------------------------------------|
C#5 Q S S S S S S S S S E S +Q +Q H|--------------------------------------|-------------------||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11----|-------------------||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11----|-------------------||-11--11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-|-(11)--(11)\-------||--9---9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-11-|-(11)--(11)\-------||------------------------------------9-|--(9)---(9)\-------|
A7 W W W|----------|----------|------*||----------|----------|------*||----------|----------|------*||----------|----------|------*||----------|----------|------*||----------|----------|------*|
Duration Legend --------------- W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura + - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration) Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the duration for. Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests. Multi- bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for. Low melody durations appear below the staff Tablature Legend ---------------- h - hammer-on p - pull-off b - bend pb - pre-bend r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately) /\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere") s - legato slide S - shift slide - natural harmonic [n] - artificial harmonic n(n) - tapped harmonic ~ - vibrato tr - trill T - tap TP - trem. picking PM - palm muting \n/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip \n - tremolo bar down n/ - tremolo bar up /n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip = - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls <> - volume swell (louder/softer) x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash Misc Legend ----------- | - bar || - double bar ||o - repeat start o|| - repeat end *| - double bar (ending) : - bar (freetime) $ - Segno & - Coda Tempo markers - = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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