Screeching Weasel – Johnny Are You Queer tab

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                 JOHNNY ARE YOU QUEER? - Screeching Weasel
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Tabbed by:  Greg Noblet / Dennis Mello                             
            noblet@zephyr.ce.berkeley.edu                          
            July 2001                                              
                                                                   
This tab is written with four bars per line, i.e. like this:       
 | 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 | 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 | 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 | 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 | 
                                                                   
Chord names are written above the tab.                             
                                                                   
Lyrics are written below the tab, but not in-sync exactly.         
Listen to the record for the timing of the lyrics.  Also, some of  
the lyrics may be wrong, they're not printed in the liner notes.   
                                                                   
[intro:] G# D# G# D# e|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------| B|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4 G|---------------------------------------------------------------| D|---------------------------------------------------------------| A|---------------------------------------------------------------| E|---------------------------------------------------------------|
[verse 1 & chorus 1:] G# D# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------| Johnny what's the deal, boy? Is your love for real, boy?
C# G# D# D/D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7/8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7/8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-5/6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-------------------------------| When the lights are low, you never hold me close
G# D# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------| I saw you today, boy Walking with the straight boys
C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-------------------------------| Johnny you hurt me so, now I gotta know: Johnny are you
G# G# /A# /B /C /C# G# C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|---------------------------------6-6-----6-6-----8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-9-9-10106-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-9-9-10104-4-6-6-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-7-7-8-8-----4-4-----4-4---------------| Queer? 'Cause when I see you dancin' with your
D# C# G# C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-----6-6-----8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-4-4-6-6-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|---------------------4-4-----4-4-------------------------------| friends I can't help wonderin' where I stand
[verse 2 & chorus 2:] G# D# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------| I'm so afraid I'll lose you if I can't seduce you
C# G# D# D/D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7/8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7/8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-5/6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-------------------------------| Is there something more? Johnny come on strong
G# D# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------| Oh why! are you so weird boy? Johnny are you queer, boy?
C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-----------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-------------------------------| When I make the play, you're pushing me away Johnny are you
G# G# /A# /B /C /C# G# C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|---------------------------------6-6-----6-6-----8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-9-9-10106-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-9-9-10104-4-6-6-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-7-7-8-8-----4-4-----4-4---------------| Queer? 'Cause when I see you dancin' with your
D# C# G# C# G# D# e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-----6-6-----8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 D|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8 A|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-4-4-6-6-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6 E|---------------------4-4-----4-4-------------------------------| friends I can't help wonderin' where I stand
[jump up half a step and play two extra bars:] /e e|-------------------------------- B|-------------------------------- G|/9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8/9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6/7-7-7-7-7-7-7 A|/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6/7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|--------------------------------
[verse 3:] A e A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---------------| Oh! Johnny you're forsaking the love you could be taking
D A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8/9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8/9-9-9-9-9-9-9 A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6/7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------------| I wanna give it to you, but you never come through
A e A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---------------| Oh why! are you so weird, boy? Johnny are you queer, boy?
D A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------------| WhenIaskedyouforadate, I thought that you were gay Johnny are you
[there is no 3rd chorus; after verse 3 it goes into the ending:] A e A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---------------| Queer?
A e A e e|---------------------------------------------------------------| B|---------------------------------------------------------------| G|-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9 A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---------------| Johnny are you queer, boy? Johnny are you queer, boy?
[repeat the above a few times, then end on a single e chord like this:] A e A e e|-------------------------------------------------- B|-------------------------------------------------- G|-----------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-----------------9 D|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9 A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7 E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-- Johnny are you queer, boy? Johnny are you queer!?
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