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Slip Kid | guitar tab
By The Who
>From The Who By Numbers, 1975
Written by Pete Townshend, (c)1975 Fabulous Music Ltd.

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

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transcribed by                             Whotabs                    
litgo@aol.com      rev 1999-12-24          www.thewho.net/whotabs     
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Guitar 1: Capo on 3 (to play piano chords)
Guitar 2: standard
Guitar 3: Capo on 3, volume pedal
Guitar 4: standard
Guitar 5: Capo on 3, acoustic (removed from remaster)

Chord    Gtr 1&5 (piano) Gtr 2            Gtr 3       Gtr 4
G        355433          355xxx           355733      xx000x
C        x35553          8 10 10xxx                   xx555x
F        xx3565          x8 10 10xx       xx3565      xx10 10 10x
Eb       x65343          x688xx                       xx888x
Bb       6x3366          688xxx                       xx333x
Dm       x57765                                       
Gm       355333          x10 12 12xx                  
Am       577555          577xxx                       
D        x5777x          x577xx                       

Note: chords in () are piano/acoustic chords; all patterns and 
leads approximate

[intro; verse pattern][gtr 1; piano arr. for gtr]||:G (C) (Dm) (F)(C) |G (C) (Dm) (F) (C):||[gtr 2]||-----------|------------|----------|-------------||||-----------|------------|----------|-------------||||.----------|--------5/6/|7---------|------------.||||.5---------|------------|--5-------|--------3/4/.||||-----------|--------3/4/|5---------|-------------||||-3---------|------------|--3-------|--------1/2/-||
||[gtr 5; acoustic, removed from remaster]||-3-3-3-3---|5-5-5-5-3-3-|3-3-3-3---|5-5-5-5-3-3--||||-3-3-5-5---|6-6-6-6-5-5-|3-3-5-5---|6-6-6-6-5-5--||||.4-4-5-5---|7-7-7-5-5-5-|4-4-5-5---|7-7-7-5-5-5-.||||.5-5-5-5---|7-7-7-3-5-5-|5-5-5-5---|7-7-7-3-5-5-.||||-5-5-3-3--5|--5-5-3-3-3-|5-5-3-3--5|--5-5-3-3-3--||||-3-3-------|-----------3|3-3-------|-----------3-||
|G (C I've got my clipboard, textbooks |Dm F C) Lead me to the station, yeah |G (C |Dm F I'm off to the Civil War C) |G (C I've got my kit bag, my heavy boots |Dm F I'm runnin' in the rain C) |G (C |Dm F C) Gonna run 'til my feet are raw [chorus] |C F |Eb Bb (Slip kid, slip kid) second generation |C F |Gm And I'm a soldier at thirteen |Am D |Am D (Slip kid, slip kid) realization |Am D |(Bb) | |G | | There's no easy way to be free, no easy way to be free
|----------|--------------|----|----| |----------|--------------|----|----| |----------|--------------|----|----| |8-10-12---|14---15-------|17--|----| |----------|--------------|----|----| |6-8--10---|12---13-------|15--|----|
[repeat intro]|G (C) (Dm) (F) (C) G (C) (Dm) (F) (C) | It's a hard, hard world (I left my...)[guitar 2] ||----------|-------------------|---------|---------------||----------|-------------------|---------|---------------||----------|---------------5/6/|7--------|---------------||5---------|-------------------|--5------|-----3---------||----------|---------------3/4/|5--------|3-4-5----------||3---------|-------------------|--3------|---------------|
[repeat verse] I left my doctor's prescription bungalow behind me I left the door ajar I got my vacuum flask Full of hot tea and sugar Left the keys right in my car (Slip kid, slip kid) second generation Only half way up the tree (Slip kid, slip kid) I'm a relation
|Am D |Bb | |G | |I'm a soldier at sixty-three, no easy way to be free |----------|--------------|----|----| |----------|--------------|----|----| |----------|--------------|----|----| |8-10-12---|15----14---15-|17--|---x| |----------|--------------|----|----| |6-8--10---|13----12---13-|15--|---x|
[bridge]
|G | (F) |G |(Bb F) |G | (F) |G |(Bb F) |[gtr 3]|3--------|--------|3------|--------|3------|-------|3-----|--------||3--------|--------|3------|--------|3------|-------|3-----|--------||7--------|--------|7------|--------|7------|-------|7-----|--------||5--------|--------|5------|--------|5------|-------|5-----|--------||5--------|--------|5------|--------|5------|-------|5-----|--------||---------|--------|-------|--------|-------|-------|------|--------|
[gtr 1 arr for piano] x2 x2||:(Bb G) | :||:(Bb G) |(Bb G) :|| Slip kid ||---------------|--------||---------------|---------------||||-8/6/8/6/8-----|--------||-8/6/8/6/8-----|8/6/8/6/8------||||.--------------|-------.||.--------------|--------------.||||.5-------------|-------.||.5-------------|5-------------.||||---------------|--------||---------------|---------------||||---------------|--------||---------------|---------------||
||[gtr 5; acoustic; removed from remaster]||3--3--3--3--3--|--------||3--3--3--3--3--|---------------||||3--3--3--3--3--|--------||3--3--3--3--3--|---------------||||12-12-12-12-12-|--------||12-12-12-12-12-|---------------||||12-12-12-12-12-|--------||12-12-12-12-12-|---------------||||10-10-10-10-10-|--------||10-10-10-10-10-|---------------||||---------------|--------||---------------|---------------||
Keep away old man, you won't fool me You and your history won't rule me You might have been a fighter, but admit you failed I'm not affected by your blackmail [pick slide] You won't blackmail me
[solo]|G |(blackmail me...)|-----------|--------||-----------|--------||3^(5)------|3^\^\^\-||-----------|--------||-----------|--------||-----------|--------|
|-----------|--------||-----------|--------||-----------|--------||-----------|-----5/5||-----------|--------||-----------|-----3/3|
[gtr 1]||G (C) (Dm) (F) (C) |G (C) (Dm) (F) (C) ||||[gtr 4] ||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||||-----------|-10^-10-8-10-10|8--8-----|--6-8/8/8/8-6h||||3^(5)------|---------------|---------|--------------||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||
||[gtr 2] ||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||||-----------|---------------|---------|--------------||||.----------|-----------5/6/|7--------|-------------.||||.5---------|---------------|--5------|---------3/4/.||||-----------|-----------3/4/|5--------|--------------||||-3---------|---------------|--3------|---------1/2/-||
|:G (C) (Dm) (F) (C) |G (C) (Dm)(F)(C)||[gtr 4] ||--------------|---------------|--------|---------||8-6h8-6h8-6-5-|6--6-5-3---5-3-|5-3-----|-------6x||--------------|---------------|---3^---|---------||--------------|---------------|------5~|---------||--------------|---------------|--------|---------||--------------|---------------|--------|---------|
|[gtr 2] ||--------------|---------------|--------|---------||--------------|---------------|--------|---------||--------------|-----------5/6/|7-------|---------||5-------------|---------------|--5-----|---------||--------------|-----------3/4/|5-------|---------||3-------------|---------------|--3-----|--------8|
|C F |Eb Bb |C F |Gm ||[gtr 4] ||-------------|-----------|----------------|------------||------10-----|-8----6----|8~--------------|------------||-5-----------|-----------|----------------|------------||5---/10-----/|8----------|----------------|-----------7||-------------|-----------|----------------|------------||-------------|-----------|----------------|------------|
|[gtr 2] ||-------------|-----------|----------------|------------||-------------|-----------|----------------|------------||----x-10--x-8|8-8--------|---------10---10|12----------||10--x-10--x-8|8-8---8---x|10x10x10-10---10|12----------||10--x--8--x-6|6-6---8---x|10x10x10-8----8-|10----------||8------------|------6---x|8-x8-x8---------|-----------5|
|Am D |Am D |Am D ||[gtr 4] ||------------|---5---------|-------------||------------|--5---8^(10)-|10^\-5-------||7^\(7)5-7--5|7^-----------|------7------||------------|-------------|-------5h7-7-||------------|-------------|-------------||------------|-------------|-------------|
|[gtr 2] ||------------|-------------|-------------||------------|-------------|-------------||--------7---|--------7----|-------7-----||7-x-7---7---|7-x-7---7----|7-x-7--7-----||7-x-7---5---|7-x-7---5----|7-x-7--5-----||5-x-5------5|5-x-5-------5|5-x-5--------|
|Bb | |G | (C)|(G) | (C)||[gtr 4] ||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|8------|------|----------|--6h8p6h8p6h8p||3-5--7--|10-9/----10---|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||1-3--5--|8--7/----8----|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------|
|[gtr 2] ||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||8-10-12-|15-14/15-14/15|17--x17|x17--5|5---------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||6-8--10-|13-12/13-12/13|15--x15|x15--3|3---------|--------------|
|[gtr 3] ||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|----------|--------------||--------|--------------|-------|------|<<10>*----|(<10>)--------| *vol. swell harmonic
|(G) | (C) |(G) | |[gtr 3] ||-------|-------|-------|-------||-------|-------|-------|-------||-------|-------|-------|-------||-------|-------|-------|-------||-------|-------|-------|-------||(<10>)-|(<10>)-|(<10>)-|(<10>)-| *harmonic feedback
[gtr 3] ||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||<7--------|--<9-|<10-------|-------------|<5-----|--<9-|<7-----|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||<5--------|--<7-|<8--------|-------------|<3-----|--<7-|<5-----|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-----3-|----|
|[gtr 2] ||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-0-1-2-3-0-1-|2------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----|
|[gtr 5; acoustic, removed from remaster] ||3-3-3-3-3-|-----|3-3-3-3-3-|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||3-3-3-3-3-|-----|3-3-3-3-3-|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||7-7-7-7-7-|-----|7-7-7-7-7-|-------------|--%----|-----|--%----|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||5-5-5-5-5-|-----|5-5-5-5-5-|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----||----------|-----|----------|-------------|-------|-----|-------|----|
| | | | | | |(G) | | (I've got my)[gtr 3] ||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||<7-----|----<9--|<10--|---------|<5-----|---<9--|<7----|---\--------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||<5-----|----<7--|<8---|---------|<3-----|---<7--|<5----|---\--------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------|
|[gtr 2] ||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|xxxxxx|xxxxxxxxxxxx|
|[gtr 5; acoustic, removed from remaster] ||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||--%----|--------|--%--|---------|--%----|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------||-------|--------|-----|---------|-------|-------|------|------------| x pick slide \ vibrato down
[repeat first verse] I've got my clipboard, textbooks Lead me to the station, yeah I'm off to the Civil War I've got my kit bag, my heavy boots I'm runnin' in the rain Gonna run 'til my feet are raw (Slip kid, slip kid) slip out of trouble Slip over here and set me free
|Am D |Am D |Am D |(Slip kid slip kid) second generation You're slidin' down the hill like |------------------|-----------------|-------5-------------------------||------------------|-----------------|----5-------------------7--------||---------7--------|7^\----5-7^---7^-|------------------------7--------||7-x--7---7--------|-----------------|------------------------7--------||7-x--7---5--------|-----------------|----------------------5-5--------||5-x--5------------|-----------------|---------------------------------|
|(Bb) | |(G) | | | me, No easy way to be free No easy way to be free [etc.][gtr 2] (no easy way to be free) (no easy way to be |--------|--------------|--------------|--------------|----------||--------|--------------|--------------|--------------|----------||3-5--7--|10---9--------|10------------|-------9-10-9-|10--------||--------|--------------|--------------|--------------|----------||1-3--5--|8----7--------|8-------------|-------7-8--7-|8---------||--------|--------------|--------------|--------------|----------|
| | | | | |[gtr 2] ||--------------|----------|-----------------|-------|-----------------||--------------|----------|-----------------|-------|-----------------||--------10-7-9|10--------|----10-9-12-10\9/|10-----|---14\12-14\12-14||--------------|----------|-----------------|-------|-----------------||--------8--5-7|8---------|----8--7-10-8--7-|8------|---12\10-12\10-12||--------------|----------|-----------------|-------|-----------------|
|[gtr 4] | | | ||----------------|--------------|--13--------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|12----------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------|
[gtr 2] |----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||14-12-----------|--14\12-14\12-|12-14-12-14/15-12-|14-12--------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------||12-10-----------|--12\10-12\10-|10-12-10-12/13-10-|12-10--------||----------------|--------------|------------------|-------------|
| | | | | |[gtr 4] ||-13-12-15-12--|-----------12|8/10----|-------------------|15-13-12-13||--------------|-------------|--------|15-13-15-13-15-13--|-----------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------|
[gtr 2] |--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||-9/10---------|---9/10-9\7--|---5/7--|-------10-9-10/9-7/|9-10-------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------||-7/8----------|---7/8--7\5--|---3/5--|-------8--7--8/7-5/|7-8--------||--------------|-------------|--------|-------------------|-----------|
| | | | | |[gtr 4] ||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||13------------------|------------13/|15---15|\13/15\13-|15/17--||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------|
[gtr 2] |--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||--10/12-12/13\12--9/|10-----12\10-9/|10-----|-12\10--9/|10-----||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------||---8/10-10/11\10--7/|8------10\8--7/|8------|-10\8---7/|8------||--------------------|---------------|-------|----------|-------|
| | | | | |[gtr 4] ||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||--17\15-13|13-------------|--------------------|----------|----------||----------|-------------14|15-14h15p14-12-12-10|7---------|----8^\-6-||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------|
|[gtr 2] ||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||-12\10--9/|10-----12\10-9/|10------------------|-12\10--9/|10--------||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------||-10\8---7/|8------10\8--7/|8-------------------|-10\8---7/|8---------||----------|---------------|--------------------|----------|----------|
[gtr 4]|----------|---------------|-------|-------|8^--------|8^\-8-8^------6|-8---6-|-------|----------|---------------|------5|7------|----------|---------------|-------|-------|----------|---------------|-------|-------|----------|---------------|-------|-------
|[gtr 2] |----------|---------------|-------|-------|----------|---------------|-------|-------|-12\10--9/|10-----12\10-9/|10-----|-12\10-|----------|---------------|-------|-------|-10\8---7/|8------10\8--7/|8------|-10\8--|----------|---------------|-------|-------
============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# However Much I Booze | guitar tab By The Who >From Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes, Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com 1999-04-18 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== Note: for single guitar, capo on 2 On record, four guitars: one acoust (left channel) and 2 elecs capoed on 2, one acoust capoed at 7 (right channel). Note: leads are approximate. Gtr 1 (capo 2) Gtr 2 (capo 7) A 5x2225 xx79 10 9 D/A 5x4235 xx77 10 10 E7sus4 xx0435 x797 10 7 E7 xx0434 x79797 Dv xxx775 10 x 77 10 10 E xxx997 x79997 D x54232 (10)x77 10 10 Cmaj7 x(3)5453 8 10 10 9 8 7 Em xx2453 x79987 [intro] |A D/A |A D/A |A D/A |A D/A |
|A D/A |A D/A ||------------------|-----------------||--2h3-----------2-|--2h3-----------2||2----4p2---2------|2----4p2---------||--------2h4--2h4--|---------<7>-<7>-||------------------|-----------------||------------------|-----------------|
|A D/A |A D/A ||------------------|-----------------||--2h3-----------2-|--2h3------------||2----4p2---2------|2----4p2-<7>-<7>-||--------2h4--2h4--|---------<7>-<7>-||------------------|-----------------||------------------|-----------------|
|A |E7sus4 E7 |A |Dv Dv Dv->E E I see myself on TV, I'm a faker, a paper clown |A |E7sus4 E7 It's clear to all my friends that I habitually lie, |A |Dv Dv Dv->E E I just bring them down |D |E7sus4 E7 I claim proneness to exaggeration |D |E7sus4 E7 But the truth lies in my frustration |D |E7sus4 E7 | The children of the night, they all pass me by |D |E7sus4 | E7 Have to dress myself in brandy, in sleep I'll hide |E7sus4 |E7 But however much I booze |A D/A |A D/A |A D/A |A D/A There ain't no way out There ain't no way out |E7sus4 |E7 |A D/A |A D/A I don't care what you say, boy There ain't no way out [repeat intro] I lose so many nights of sleep worrying about my responsibility Are the problems that screw me up really down to him or me? My ego will just confuse me, some day it's going to up and use me Dish me out another tailor-made compliment Tell me about some destiny I can't prevent And however much I squirm There ain't no way out, there ain't no way out I don't care what you say, boy, there ain't no way out Won't somebody tell me how to get out of this place? [bridge] |Cmaj7 | |Em | | And the night comes down like a cell door closing |Cmaj7 | |Em | | Suddenly I realize that I'm writing now more honestly |D | |E7sus4 |E7 | While sitting here all alone with a bottle and my head up floating |D | |E7sus4 |E7 Far away from the phone and the conscience going on at me and on at me |E7sus4 |E7 But I don't care what you say |A D/A |A D/A |A D/A |A |D/A | There ain't no way out There ain't no way out Now the walls are all clawed and scratched, like by some soul insane In the morning I hung-overly detach myself, I'll take no blame I just can't face my failure, I'm nothing but a well-fucked sailor You at home can easily decide what's right By glancing very briefly at the songs I write But it don't help me that you know There still ain't no way out, won't somebody tell me? I don't care what you say, boy, there ain't no way out There ain't no way out, there ain't no way out, there ain't no way out Give me the key, give me the key, now, give me the key, now, Give me the key, oh, there ain't now way out of here Oh, tell me, tell me, there ain't no way out, there ain't no way out There ain't no way out There ain't no way out, there ain't no way out There ain't no way out, there ain't no way out ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Squeeze Box | guitar crd By The Who >From The Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# previously transcribed by Greg O'Beirne (woyf@mad.scientist.com) ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com rev 1999-07-12 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== Note: arranged for one guitar (main). Gtrs 2 and 3 optional. 3 plays leads only; chord shapes provided FYI. (Gtr 4 is banjo) Main: Optional: Optional: Guitar 1 Guitar 2 (capo 5) Guitar 3 (elec, tune: DGDGBD) G/D xx0033 x59787 & x59785 x(12)(12)(12)xx Dsus4 xx0233 x57785 & x59785 000030 D xx0232 x57775 020030 G 3(2)0003 x55787 000000 C/G 3x2013 xx5587 002010 C x32010 875558 x02012 Csus4 x32011 8x7568 x02013 [intro] 2 ||:G/D D |G/D D :|| [Gtr 3 ] (12th (12th harm) harm) x2 ||:G G C/G G |G/G C/G G :|| |G C/G G C/G |G C/G G C/G Mama's got a squeeze box she wears on her chest and when |G C/G G C/G |G C/G G C/G | Daddy comes home he never gets no rest 'cause she's |D Dsus4 D Dsus4 |D Dsus4 D Dsus4 | Playing all night and the |C Csus4 C Csus4 |C Csus4 C | Music's al----right |D Dsus4 D Dsus4|C Csus4 C Csus4| Mama's got a squeeze box, Daddy never sleeps at |G G C/G G |G/G C/G G :| Night Well, the kids don't eat and the dog can't sleep There's no escape from the music in the whole damn street 'Cause she's playing all night and the music's alright Mama's got a squeeze box, Daddy never sleeps at night |G C/G G C/G|G C/G G C/G|G C/G G C/G|G C/G G C/G| She goes in and out and in and out and in and out and in and out 'Cause she's playing all night and the music's alright Mama's got a squeeze box, Daddy never sleeps at night |G | |G | She goes squeeze me, come on and squeeze me, come on and |D |D |C |C Tease me like you do, I'm so in love with you |D |C |G | | Mama's got a squeeze box, Daddy never sleeps at night [interlude; verse pattern] She goes in and out and in and out and in and out and in and out 'Cause she's playing all night and the music's alright Mama's got a squeeze box, Daddy never sleeps at night [2/4] [4/4] |C G C G |C G C/G |G ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Dreaming From The Waist | guitar tab By The Who >From The Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com rev 1999-07-12 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== [intro; pedal A throughout; all intro chords have A root]
|F#m E | |Asus4 Dmadd2| |Asus4 Dadd2|D ||---------|--------|0-----0-----|--------|0-----0----|5-------||10--9----|--------|5-----6-----|--------|5-----7----|7-------||11--9----|--------|7-----7-----|--------|7-----7----|7-------||11--9----|--------|7-----7-----|--------|7-----7----|7-------||0-0-00000|00000000|0--0--00000-|00000000|0--0--00000|00000000||---------|--------|------------|--------|-----------|--------|
|Dadd2 |D Dadd2*|Fmaj7* F6maj7| |Esus4 |E ||0-------|5--0-----|0------0-----|--------|------|------||7-------|7--7-----|1------3-----|--------|------|------||7-------|7--7-----|2------2-----|--------|2-----|1-----||7-------|7--7-----|3------3-----|--------|2-----|2-----||00000000|0-0-0000-|0--0---00000-|00000000|2-----|2-----||--------|---------|-------------|--------|0-----|0-----| *stage *stage versions versions only use xx3555
||:A G/A |Dadd9/A A |A G/A |D6/A A :||x2||-9--9---7-7--|12-12---9-------|9--9----7-7---|7--7---5------||||-10-10--8-8--|10-10---10------|10-10---8-8---|7--7---5------||||.9--9---7-7--|11-11---9-------|9--9----7-7---|7--7---6-----.||||.11-11--9-9--|12-12---11------|11-11---9-9---|7--7---7-----.||||-0--0-0-0-0-0|0--0--0-0-0-0-0-|0--0--0-0-0-0-|0--0-0-0-0-0--||||-------------|----------------|--------------|--------------||
[main pattern, use for verses]||:A A G G |D D A | A A G G | D * A :||||-----------|---------------|-----------|3------------||||-----------|--3------------|-----------|3--3-3-------||||.--2--0-0--|2-2--2---------|-2-2--0-0--|0--2----2---.||||.--2--0-0--|0-0--2---------|-2-2--0-0--|---0-0--2---.||||-0-0--x----|-----0---------|-0-0--x----|-----x--0----||||------3----|---------------|------3-3--|-----3^------|| *occasionally the low g only
|A G |D A | I feel like I want to break out of the house |A G |D A | My heart is a-pumping, I got sand in my mouth I feel like I'm heading up to a cardiac arrest I want to scream in the night, I want a manifest
||E5 F#m(5) |G(5) Bm(5) |I've got that wide awake, give-and-take, five o'clock-in-the ||-----------------------|----------------------| ||-----------------------|---------(3)----------| ||-----------------------|----------4-----------| ||2-----4----------------|5---------4-----------| ||2-----4----------------|5---------2-----------| ||0-----2----------------|3---------------------|
|A D/A A |A D A D A ||-Morning feeling|---------------|--------------|||-------3---2-3-|---3p2-3p2----|||2------2---2-2-|2--2/2-2/2----|||2------4---2-4-|2--4p2-4p2----|||0------0---0-0-|0-------------|||---------------|-----------3^-||
I've got the hots for the sluts in the Well-thumbed pages of a magazine I want to drive, want to fly like I do in the Dreams I've never really been in I want to hump, want to jump, want to Heat up and cool down in a dream machine
[chorus; pedal A; all chords have A root] |F#m E | |(I'm dreaming) from the waist on down (I'm)----|-------------------|--------------------|----|10---9-------------|--------------------|----|11---9-------------|--------------------|----|11---9-------------|--------------------|-0--|0--0-0-0-0-0-0--0--|0--0--0--0-0-0-0-0--|----|-------------------|--------------------|
|Asus4 Dmadd2 | |(I'm dreaming) but I feel tired and bound (I'm)----|0---0---------------|---------------------|----|5---6---------------|---------------------|----|7---7---------------|---------------------|----|7---7---------------|---------------------|----|0-0-0---0-0---0-0-0-|0--0--0---0-0-0-0-0--|----|--------------------|---------------------|
|Asus4 Dadd2 |D |Dadd2 |D |(I'm dreaming) of the day that a cold shower helps my health----|-----0----------|5---------------------|0----------------|5-------|----|5----7----------|7---------------------|7----------------|7-------|----|7----7----------|7---------------------|7----------------|7-------|----|7----7----------|7---------------------|7----------------|7-------|----|0-0--0-0-0-0-0-0|0-0-0----0-0--0-0---0-|0--0---0-0--0-0-0|00000000|----|----------------|----------------------|-----------------|--------|
|Fmaj7 F6ma7| |Es4 |E5 |(I'm dreaming) Dreaming of the day I can con-----|0----0-----|--------|----|-----------------------|----|1----3-----|--------|----|-----------------------|----|2----2-----|--------|2---|1----------------------|----|3----3-----|--------|2---|2----------------------|----|0--0-0-0-0-|00000000|2---|2----------------------|----|-----------|--------|0---|0----------------------|
|A G/A |Dadd9/A A |A G/A |D6/A A |-trol myself The day I can control myself yeah|9--9---7-7--|12-12---9-----------------|9--9---7-7---|7--7---5-----||10-10--8-8--|10-10---10----------------|10-10--8-8---|7--7---5-----||9--9---7-7--|11-11---9-----------------|9--9---7-7---|7--7---6-----||11-11--9-9--|12-12---11----------------|11-11--9-9---|7--7---7-----||0--0-0-0-000|0--0--0-0-0-0-------------|0--0-0-0-0-0-|0--0-0-0-0-0-||------------|--------------------------|-------------|-------------|
[repeat main pattern] I drive like a priest and then I'm shooting lights I'm burning tyres with some guy whose hair is turning white I know the girls that I pass, they just ain't impressed I'm too old to give up, but too young to rest I've got that run-to-a-club, over-dubbed Feeling social when the world is sleeping The plot starts to thicken, then I sicken and I feel like I'm cemented down I'm so juiced that the whorey lady's Sad sad story has me quietly weeping But here comes the dawning, Here comes the yawning demented clown (I'm dreaming) but I know it's all hot air (I'm dreaming) I'll get back to that rocking chair (I'm dreaming) of the day when I can share the wealth (I'm dreaming) dreaming of the day I can control myself The day I can control myself Hey, hey... the day I can control myself ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Imagine A Man | guitar tab By The Who >From The Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes, Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by 1998-05-19 Whotabs litgo@aol.com rev 2000-04-07 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== Tune down 1 1/2 steps and drop lowest string add'l step: B F# B E G# C# B (0)x0232 B7 xx0535 and (B7sus2) xx0530 E/B xx0433 and (E6/B) xx0430 Em/B xx0333 and (Em6/B) xx0330 A x32010 C#m x20003 D#m xx4222 E xx0033 Bmaj7 xx0655
|B |B7sus2 |E/B |Em/B ||---2----|---0----|---3----|---3---3-||--3--3--|--3--3--|--3--3--|--3-3----||-2----2-|-5----5-|-4----4-|-3---3---||0------0|0------0|0------0|0-----0--||--------|--------|--------|---------||--------|--------|--------|---------|
|B |B7 |E/B |Em6/B | (I-)|---2----|---5----|-----3----|---0-----||--3--3--|--3--3--|----3--3--|--3------||-2----2-|-5----5-|-5\4----4-|-3---3---||-------0|0------0|0--------0|0-----0-0||--------|--------|----------|---------||0-------|--------|----------|---------|
|B |B7 Imagine a man |E/B |Em/B Not a child of any revolt |B |B7sus2 |E6/B |Em6/B | But a plain man tied up in life |B |B7 Imagine the sand |E/B |Em/B Running out as he struts |B |B7sus2 |E6/B |Em6/B | Parading and fading, ignoring his wife Imagine a road So long looking backwards You can't see where it really began Imagine a load So large and so smooth That against it a man is an ant
[chorus] |A |B |C#m|D#m|E | | |And you will see the end|E |B |E/B B |B Bmaj7 |Bmaj7 E/B |B | | You will see the end (I-) |2----|3---2---|--5-----|------3-----|2-----|-----| |3----|3---3---|3-5-----|------3-----|3-----|-----| |2----|4---2---|2-6-----|6-----4-----|2-----|-----| |0----|0---0---|0-------|0-----0-----|0-----|-----| |-----|--------|--------|------------|------|-----| |-----|--------|--------|------------|------|-----|
Imagine events That occur everyday Like a shooting or raping or a simple act of deceit Imagine a fence Around you as high as prudential Cast in shadows, you can't see your feet Imagine a girl With long flowing hair And the body of chalky perfection and truth Imagine a past That you wish you had lived Full of heroes and villains and fools [repeat chorus] |A |B |C#m|D#m|E | | | And you will see the end E |B |E/B B |E/B B |E/B B | You will see the end |A B |C#m D#m|E | | | And you will see the end E |B |E/B B |B Bmaj7 |Bmaj7 E/B |B | | You will see the end, oh yeah Imagine a man Not a child of any revolt But a man of today feeling new Imagine a soul So old it is broken And you know your invention is you [repeat chorus] And you will see the end You will see the end You will see the end You will see the end, oh yeah ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Success Story | guitar tab By The Who >From Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by John Entwistle (c)1975 Hot Red Music #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com 1997-02-02 www.thewho.net/whotabs ==============
[main riff]8 string bass arr for guitar:||----------------||||-3----3---------||||---2-----4--5---||||-0----0---------||||---0-----2--3---||||----------------||
D [riff] G F F Friday night, I'm on my way home D [riff] They oughta make work a crime G F I'm home for the weekend D [riff] I'm gonna make the most of my time G F D [riff] There's a rock-and-roll singer on the television G F D [riff] Giving up his music, gonna take up religion Deserted rock and roll To try to save his soul Saturday night, gotta gig with the band Playing the electric guitar Someday I'm gonna make it Gonna be a super-duper-star Get a flashy car And a house for my mum The big break better happen soon 'Cause I'm pushing twenty-one G Just like Cinderella Eb C When she just couldn't go to the ball G A voice said, "I'm your fairy manager Eb C You shall play at Carnegie Hall." G Eb C Gotta give up my day job G Eb C To become a heartthrob G Eb C G Eb D D D D D D D I may go far if I smash my guitar Away for the weekend I've gotta play some one-night stands Six for the tax man, and one for the band Back in the studio to make our latest number one Take two-hundred-and-seventy-six You know, this used to be fun [Bass solo] || A5 Bb5 F5 G5 | || || A5 Bb5 F5 C5 | || || A5 Bb5 F5 G5 | || || A5 Bb5 C5 D5 | || Monday morning, I just got home Six and the birds are singing I need a drink and my clothes are wet Ooh, and my ears are still ringing There's a rock and roll singer boppin' on the TV He used to be a preacher, but now he sings in a major key Amended his decision to the new religion Deserted Rock and roll to try to save his soul
[approx. riff arr. for guitar]----|----------------------------------------|----|-----------------------------------3----|-11-|-14-11-12-9--11-7-9---5-7--4-5--2--2----|-12-|-16-12-14-10-12-9-10--7-9--5-7--4--0----|----|----------------------------------------|----|----------------------------------------|
============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# They Are All In Love | guitar crd By The Who >From The Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com 1998-04-24 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== A5 x0225x A7sus2 x02000 [intro; 3/4] ||:D |Em |G |A :|| |Asus4 |A |Asus2 |A |Asus2 |A |A Asus4 A5 | D Em G A Where do you walk on sunny times D Em G A When the rivers gleam and the buildings shine D Em G A How do you feel when the pollen falls D Em G A |A7sus4 |A7 |A7 And the summer clothes brighten gloomy halls G A7 And they're all in love G A7 |A7sus4 |A7 |A Asus4 A5 | And they're all in love Where do you fit in zzzzip magazine Where the past is the hero and the present a queen Just tell me right now where do you fit in With blood in your eye and a passion for gin And they're all in love And they're all in love [break] |Bsus4| |B | |A | |B | |A | |B | | |A | |B | |A | |B | *|A | |B | |A | | [fill] |A7sus4 | |A7 | |A7sus2 | |A7 |A Asus4 A5 | Ooh... Ooh... (Hey..) Hey, goodbye all you punks Stay young and stay high Hand me my checkbook And I'll crawl off to die Like a woman in childbirth Grown ugly in a flash I've seen magic and pain Now I'm recycling trash And they're all in love And they're all in love And they're all in love G A And they're all in love ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Blue Red And Grey | guitar crd By The Who >From The Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# Originally transcribed by: Harlan L Thompson ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com 1998-04-26 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== Capo on 7 D 10 x 777 10 Dsus4 10 x 778 10 G x 10 9 7 8 10 A x x 7 9 10 9 Em x 7 9 9 8 7 B7 7 9 7 8 10 7 Em7 x 7 9 7 8 10 A7 x x 7 9 8 9 F#m x 9 11 11 10 9 Bbdim x x 8 9 8 9 Bm 7 9 9 7 7 7 A7sus4 x x 7 9 8 10 ===================================================================== Note from Jeremy D. (fearofscissors@aol.com): (7-22-2002) If you happen to have (or want to get) a ukelele, the tuning is GCEA, and the fingerings are: G C E A D 3 3 3 0 Dsus4 0 2 3 0 G 0 2 3 2 A 2 1 0 0 Em 0 4 0 2 B7 2 3 2 2 Em7 0 2 0 2 A7 0 1 0 0 F#m 2 1 2 0 Bbdim 0 1 0 1 Bm x 2 2 2 (or, if you can reach, 4 2 2 2) A7sus4 0 2 0 0 If anyone's got one on hand...feel free to e-mail me with corrections. ====================================================================== Note from: John (eliyahu5733@gmail.com) (05-07-2006) Adjusted chord shapes for Ukelele G C E A D 2 2 2 0 Dsus4 0 2 3 0 G 0 2 3 2 A 2 1 0 0 Em 0 4 3 2 or 4432 B7 2 3 2 2 Em7 0 2 0 2 A7 0 1 0 0 F#m 2 1 2 0 Bbdim 0 1 0 1 Bm 4 2 2 2 A7sus4 0 2 0 0 Also, if you play the above chord forms on a guitar capoed at the 5th fret & ignore the E and A strings it should sound in the same key as a ukulele. ======================================================================= ||:D Dsus4 D Dsus4 :|| |G |A Some people seem so obsessed with the morning |G |A Get up early just to watch the sun rise |G |A Some people like it more when there's fire in the sky |G |A Worship the sun when it's high |Em |B7 Some people go for those sultry evenings |Em B7 |Em Sipping cocktails in the blue, red and grey |Em7 |A7 |D Dsus4 D... But I like every minute of the day |G |F#m |G |F#m I like every second, so long as you are on my mind |G |Bbdim Every moment has its special charm |Bm |A7sus4 |A7 It's all right when you're around, rain or shine I know a crowd who only live after midnight Their faces always seem so pale And then there's friends of mine who must have sunlight They say a suntan never fails I know a man who works the night shift He's lucky to get a job and some pay And I like every minute of the day I dig every second, I can laugh in the snow and rain I get a buzz from being cold and wet The pleasure seems to balance out the pain And so you see that I'm completely crazy I even shun the south of France The people on the hill, they say I'm lazy But when they sleep, I sing and dance Some people have to have the sultry evenings Cocktails in the blue, red and grey But I like every minute of the day |G |A7 |D Dsus4 D Dsus4 |D Dsus4 D Dsus4|D I like every minute of the day ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# How Many Friends? | guitar crd By The Who >From Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Fabulous Music Ltd. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com 1997-10-01 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== capo on 3 F Gm Eb Bb Gm7 F F Gm I'm feelin' so good right now Eb Bb Gm7 F There's a handsome boy tells me how I changed his past Gm He buys me a brandy Eb Bb Gm7 F Or could it be he's really just after my ass? Gm He likes the clothes I wear Eb Bb Gm7 F He says he likes a man to dress in season Gm Eb Bb But no one else ever stares, he's being so kind Gm7 C--> What's the reason? [chorus] C G Am F How many friends have I really got? G You can count 'em on one hand C G Am F G How many friends have I really got? C G Am F How many friends have I really got? Bb F Bb F Bb F/A Gm Gm7 C That love me, that want me, that'll take me as I am? Suddenly it's a silver screen And a face so beautiful that I have to cry out Everybody hears me Well, I look like a fool, now, if I try and I shy out She knows all of my friends But it's nice to find a woman who'll stay on late But now I think I've reached the end I wonder in the dead of night, how do I rate? [repeat chorus] Cm Cm/Bb It's all like a dream you know Bb F When you're still up early in the morning Gm F Eb And you all sit together to watch the sun come through Cm Cm/Bb But things don't look so good Ab When you could use a bit of warning Fm C/G G Then you know that no one will ever speak the truth about you. [repeat chorus] When I first signed the contract, it was more than a handshake then I know it still is, but there's a plain fact We talk so much shit behind each other's backs, I get the willies People know nothing about their own soft guts So how come they can sum us up Without suffering all the hype we've known How come they bum us up [repeat chorus] ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# In a Hand or Face | guitar tab By The Who >From Who By Numbers, 1975 Written by Pete Townshend (c)1975 Towser Tunes Inc. #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------# ============== transcribed by Whotabs litgo@aol.com rev 2001-12-16 www.thewho.net/whotabs ============== [Note: easiest to use trigger capo and shift to 5th fret for modulation following interlude; same voicings, two frets higher] First half Modulation Capo on 3 Capo on 5 C5 x35588 D5 x577 10 10 Bb 6tx3366 C 8tx5588 F xx3565 G x55787 Bbii xx333x Cii xx555x C x3555x D x5777x Csus4 x3556x Dsus4 x5778x Eb/C x35343 F/D x57565 F/C x37563 G/D x59785 Ab/C x36544 Bb/D x58766 Bb/C x33366 C/D x55588 Dm/C x37765 Em/D x59987 [intro] |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F| |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bbii C5 C5| |Bb F |C5 Ain't it funny how they're all Cleopatra As you gaze into their past When you find out about their birth sign You realize there was no need to have asked All the history of a soul in torment Ingrained in a hand or face Ain't it funny how they all fire the pistol At the wrong end of the race |C C Csus4 C |Csus4 C | |Eb/C F/C |Ab/C Bb/C F/C | I am going round and round I am going round and round I am going round and round |C Dm/C |F/C | I am going round... |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bb F |C5 Bbii C5 C5| Going round and round There's a man going through your dustbin Only this time he's looking for food There's a tear in his eye you don't know him Oh, but you know what he's going through Is it weird that you can't seem to help him Feeling sick as he staggers away Is it weird that you hate a stranger Can a detail correct your dismay |C C Csus4 C|Csus4 C | |Eb/C F/C |Ab/C Bb/C F/C | I am going round and round I am going round and round I am going round and round |C Dm/C |F/C |[bass solo]| I am going round [modulation] |D5 C G |D5 C G |D5 C G |D5 | |C G |D5 |C G |D | Round and rou-nd Round and round Round and rou-nd Round and round Round and rou-nd Round and round |C G |D5 |C G |D |D Dsus4 D Dsus4 D Round and rou-nd Round and round |F/D G/D |Bb/D C/D G/D | I am going round and round I am going round and round I am going round and round |D Em/D |G/D I am going round |F/D G/D |Bb/D C/D G/D | I am going round and round I am going round and round I am going round and round |D Em/D |G/D I am going round ============= litgo@aol.com #----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------# #This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the # #song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. # #------------------------------------------------------------------------------#
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