Rush - War Paint tab version 1

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Date: Fri, 13 Oct 1995 00:06:04 -0700 (MST)
From: "Anthony John Zimmermann" <97445@ef.gc.maricopa.edu>

Rush
War Paint
Presto
Music and Lyrics by Lee, Lifeson, and Peart

Transcribed by Tony Zimmermann, <97445@ef.gc.maricopa.edu>
Comments welcome

Electric Guitar 4 x---3----3---------3----3----------2----2-----------||-----3-----------|---3----3---------3----3----------3----3-----------||-----3-----------|---0----0---------0----0----------2----2---------*-||-----0-----------|---0----0---------2----2----------0----0---------*-||-----2-----------|---2----2---------3----3---------------------------||-----3-----------|---3----3------------------------------------------||-----------------| G Cadd9 D Cadd9
(Cadd9) Girl before the mirror appraises her disguise G child become a mother tries to fix her eyes Cadd9 no more of his excuses Cadd9 it has to be today.... G she can keep her fantasy if she can get away
Paint her name....----------------------------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------------0-----------|---------0--2----0-------------0--2----0--------------5-------5-------|------4-------------4-------4-------------4---------5---5---5-----3---|---5-------------------5---------------------5----3---------------3-%-|------------------------------------------------------------------1---|
Wounded pride....----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------------------0------------------------------------0---------|---------0--2----0----------------0--2----0-------------5-------5-----|------4-------------4----------4-------------4--------5---5---5---3---|---5------------------------5-------------------5---3-------------3-%-|------------------------------------------------------------------1---|
All puffed up with vanity...-----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------0------------------0-----------------0--------------0-------|--------5------5-----------3-----3------------3---3----------5---5-----|-----5------------5-----3-----------3-------5-------5------7-------7---|--3------------------1-----------------1--6-----------6--8-----------8-|
Cadd9 (let ring)... (Cadd9) (overdub palm mute quarter notes) boy before the mirror w/Lead Fig. 1 (Below) checks his camouflage G polishes his armor F G G F F = 133211 and the charger in the garage... C F5/C F5/C C = 355xxx no more lame excuses... F5/C = x3356x C w/Lead Fig. 2 (Below) it has to be tonight G he can take the princess F G if he can take the fight
Lead Fig. 1 Lead Fig. 2------------------------3----|----------------------------------------3-|---0--------------------3----|----------------------------------------3-|--(2)-(2)--0---------0--0----|----------------------------------------0-|---F--rel------0-H-2----0----|--------0-2-P-0-3-P-0-2-P-0-------------0-|------------------------2----|--0-2-3---------------------3-P-0-2-P-0-2-|------------------------3----|----------------------------------------3-|
Opening chords, with acoustic playing palm-muted quarter notes: G G G G D D D D Cadd9 [ G5: 355xxx ] [ F5: 133xxx ] [ C5: x355xx ] [ F5/C:x3356x ] [ rhythm here is eighth, quarter, eighth repeated ] C5 . - . . - . . - . . - boys and girls together F5/C C5 mistake conceit for pride..... G5 F5 G5 F5 G5 -ambition for illusion (G5) F -dreams for self-delusion..... [similar next stanza]
paint it black.... [solo]----------------------------------------------------------------------|--12--12--------------12--13--15----13---12--13--15-(15)-(15)---------|--12--12----------------------------------------------F--rel.---<7>---|----------------------------------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------------------Harm.--|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
-(14)-(14)-(14)-(14)--12----------------------------------------------|---H--rel.---H--rel.-----15--12-------------------------15-P-12-------|---------------------------------14-------------12-H-14---------14----|----------------------------------------12-H-14-----------------------|----------------------------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Harmonizer up a fifth Harmonizer off-(19)~(19)~(19)~(19)--------------------------------------------------|---H---rel---H---rel--------------------------------------------------|----------------------------17--19--17------17------------------------|------------------------19--------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------19------19--------------------|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
-(19)~(19)~(19)~(19)---------------------------------------------------|---H---rel---H---rel------------------18-P-15--------------------------|----------------------15-H-17-17-P-15---------17----19----17---12--5~~-|-------------------------------------------------/17---/15--/10--------|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Outro: Include eighth note palm mute power chords on electric guitar: G5 / / / / / / / F5 / / / / / / / Bb5/ / / / / / / [x133xx] C5 / / / / / / /
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