Zz Top - Pincushion tab

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PINCUSHION
As recorded by ZZ Top
(From the 2008 Album ANTENNA)

Transcribed by unregistered
	



Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Rhythm'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Lead'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Stopa 6'

 Intro 1
  Q=90
 4/4
  Gtr I
               PM  PM    PM  PM
                         |3|
  W          S E S E S S E S S S +Q
|----------|----------------------------------||----------|----------------------------------||----------|-------------------3-(3)----------||----------|---5---5-----5---5-3-(3)----------||----------|-x-5-x-5-x---5---5----------------||----------|-x-3-x-3-x---3---3----------------|
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| Gtr II| W H Q E S +S|----------|----------------------------------||----------|-------------------------6b8==(6)-||----------|----------------------------------||----------|----------------------------------||----------|----------------------------------||----------|----------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM |-3-| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||-------------------------5-(5)---||-----5---5------5-----5--5-(5)---||--x--5-x-5-x----5-----5----------||--x--3-x-3-x----3-----3----------|
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| ~~~| +H +E E Q|---------------------------------||-(6)-----------(6)r---6\---------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |--3--|
S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|---------------------------------|--------------------------------------||---------------------------------|--------------------------------------||--------------------------3-(3)--|------------------------------5-(5)---||-----5-------5------5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5-----------5--------5-5-(5)---||-x---5-----x-5-x----5---5--------|-x-5-x-5--x--------5--------5---------||-x---3-----x-3-x----3---3--------|-x-3-x-3--x--------3--------3---------|
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| E +Q. Q Q Q E E E E E E|-------------------/6------------|---------18pb20---18pb20---18---15----||-6b8---(6)-----------------------|--------------------------------------||---------------------------------|--------------------------------------||---------------------------------|--------------------------------------||---------------------------------|--------------------------------------||---------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
PM--------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||--5----7-8------5---5---7-8---5---|-5-5-7-8---5---5---7-8---5---||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------|
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| E E +Q. E Q W|-15---15---(15)-------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------|
PM----------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S E S S S S S S E|------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------||--5-----5--7-----8----------5------------5--------7-8---5---||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------|
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| E E +E +E +E E Q|-13pb15---13pb15---(13)pb15---(13)pb15-(13)pb15-------------||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------|
PM--------|
S S S S S S E Q Q S E S E S S +S S E +Q|----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|--------------------------------|||-5---7-8---5---x\-----|-x--5-x--3-x--2-(2)-x--3--(3)---|||---------------x\-----|-x--5-x--3-x--2-(2)-x--3--(3)---|||---------------x\-----|-x--3-x--1-x--0-(0)-x--1--(1)---||
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| ~~ ~~ ~~ ~~~~~~~| W S E S E S E S E +Q|----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|---17---15---14-------15-(15)---|||----------------------|--------------------------------|||----------------------|--------------------------------||
Intro 2 PM PM PM PM |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|-----------------------------||-----------------------------||----------------------3-(3)--||------5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--||---x--5-x-5-x---5---5--------||---x--3-x-3-x---3---3--------|
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| ~~| a H. Q|-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-3h5-------------------------||-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----------------------------|
PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|-----------------------------|-----------------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------------||----------------------5-(5)--|----------------------3-(3)--||------5---5-----5---5-5-(5)--|------5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--||---x--5-x-5-x---5---5--------|---x--5-x-5-x---5---5--------||---x--3-x-3-x---3---3--------|---x--3-x-3-x---3---3--------|
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| ~~ ~~| a H. Q a H. Q|-----------------------------|-----------------------------||-6h8-------------------------|-----------------------------||-----------------------------|-3h5-------------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------------||-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
PM PM PM PM |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|------------------------------------|||------------------------------------|||-----------------------------5-(5)--|||------5-------5-----5----5---5-(5)--|||-x----5-----x-5-x---5----5----------|||-x----3-----x-3-x---3----3----------||
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| E +H +E Q|-6b8====(6)-------------(6)r--------|||------------------------------------|||------------------------------------|||------------------------------------|||------------------------------------|||------------------------------------||
Verse 1 PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------3-(3)--|-------------------5-(5)--||---5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5-----5---5-5-(5)--||-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------|-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------||-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|
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| W W|--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------|
PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |--3--|
S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------||-------------------3-(3)--|---------------------------5-(5)--||---5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5------5---------5--5-(5)--||-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------|-x-5-x-5-x----5---------5---------||-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|-x-3-x-3-x----3---------3---------|
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| W H E +Q.|--------------------------|-------------13b15====(13)--------||--------------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------------||--------------------------------||-------------------------3-(3)--||-------5-----5-----5---5-3-(3)--||---x---5---x-5-x---5---5--------||---x---3---x-3-x---3---3--------|
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| +S S E Q H|-(13)r--------------------------||--------------------------------||--------------------------------||--------------------------------||--------------------------------||--------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM |--3--|
S E S E S S E S S S +Q|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||-----------------------5-(5)-----||---5---5-----5-------5-5-(5)-----||-x-5-x-5-x---5-------5-----------||-x-3-x-3-x---3-------3-----------|
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| H S a Q +E.|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------3h5-----------(5)-||---------------------------------||---------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------|||-------------------3-(3)--|-------------------5-(5)---|||---5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5-----5---5-5-(5)---|||-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------|-x-5-x-5-x---5---5---------|||-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|-x-3-x-3-x---3---3---------||
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| W W|--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------||
Chorus PM ~ ~~~~~ PM ~ Q S S E H E E a Q H Q S S E H|---------------|---------------|---------------||---------------|---------------|---------------||----------5----|---------------|----------5----||----------5----|----------5----|----------5----||-3--3-----3----|-5-5-----------|-3--3-----3----||-1--1-x-1------|-3-3-5h6-------|-1--1-x-1------|
S S S S S S E S S S S S S E S E S E S S +S S E +Q|-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-0---2-3---0---0-0-2-3---0---|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|-x-5-x-3-x-2-(2)-x-3-(3)--|||-----------------------------|-x-5-x-3-x-2-(2)-x-3-(3)--|||-----------------------------|-x-3-x-1-x-0-(0)-x-1-(1)--||
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| Gtr II| W W|-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------||
Interlude PM PM PM PM |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------------||--------------------------------||----------------------3-(3)-----||------5---5-----5---5-3-(3)-----||---x--5-x-5-x---5---5-----------||---x--3-x-3-x---3---3-----------|
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| ~~| a H. E E|--------------------------------||-6h8----------------------------||----------------------------x\--||----------------------------x\--||----------------------------x\--||--------------------------------|
PM PM PM PM |3-| S E S E S S E S S S +Q|--------------------------------|||--------------------------------|||-----------------------5-(5)----|||-----5---5------5----5-5-(5)----|||---x-5-x-5-x----5----5----------|||---x-3-x-3-x----3----3----------||
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| ~~~~| a H +E Q E|-----------------------------15-|||--------------------------------|||-3h5-----------(5)s==0----------|||--------------------------------|||--------------------------------|||--------------------------------||
Verse 2 PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM |3| |3| S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q|-----------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------3-(3)--|-------------------5-(5)--||------5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5-----5---5-5-(5)--||---x--5-x-5-x---5---5--------|-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------||---x--3-x-3-x---3---3--------|-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|
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|~~~~~~| +H. Q W|-(15)------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------|--------------------------|
Chorus PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM PM ~ |3| |-3-| S E S E S S E S S S +Q S E S E S S E S S S +Q Q S S E H|--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||-------------------3-(3)--|-----------------------5-(5)--||----------5----||---5---5-----5---5-3-(3)--|---5---5-----5------5--5-(5)--||----------5----||-x-5-x-5-x---5---5--------|-x-5-x-5-x---5------5---------||-3--3-----3----||-x-3-x-3-x---3---3--------|-x-3-x-3-x---3------3---------||-1--1-x-1------|
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| W H E +Q. W|--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||--------------------------|-------------4b5---(4)--------||---------------||--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------||--------------------------|------------------------------||---------------|
~~~~~ PM ~ E E a Q H Q S S E H S S S S S S E S S S S S S E|---------------|---------------|------------------------------||---------------|---------------|------------------------------||---------------|----------5----|-0---2-3---0---0-0-2-3---0----||----------5----|----------5----|------------------------------||-5-5-----------|-3--3-----3----|------------------------------||-3-3-5h6-------|-1--1-x-1------|------------------------------|
Guitar Solo 1 Gtr II ~~~ S E S E S S +S S E +Q S S +E +H.|--------------------------||-------------------||--------------------------||-6-/8-(8)-(8)------||--------------------------||-------------------||-x-5-x-3-x-2-(2)-x-3-(3)--||-------------------||-x-5-x-3-x-2-(2)-x-3-(3)--||-------------------||-x-3-x-1-x-0-(0)-x-1-(1)--||-------------------|
S S S S +H. E +Q +E +E +E +E +E|-------5b6-(5)------|-----------------------------------||-8-6----------------|-6b8==(6)r=(6)b8==(6)-(6)-(6)-(6)r-||-----7--------------|-----------------------------------||--------------------|-----------------------------------||--------------------|-----------------------------------||--------------------|-----------------------------------|
~ ~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~ ~~ H S E. +Q S S E +Q S S S S +E E H S S Q.|-----------------|--------------------------|---------------||-3---------------|--------------------------|-3-------------||-x----5\-3--(3)--|--------------------------|-x----5-3-5----||-5---------------|-5-3-5-(5)--5-3-----------|-5-------------||-----------------|----------------5---------|---------------||-----------------|------------------3-(3)-x-|---------------|
~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ S S Q. S S E +Q E E E. S +S S S S Q|----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------||-5-3-5----------------|-----------------------||----------5-3---------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----1--3-(3)-3---3-1--||--------------\3-(3)--|-3-3-------------------|
~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~ E E E S E E. +Q E E E. E E. +Q|-------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------|---------------------||---------3b5-3pb5==(3)r--|---------------------||-----1-------------------|-----1--3-1pb3r(1)---||-3-3---3-----------------|-3-3-----------------|
~~~~~~ S S Q S S S S S S +Q S S S S S S S S S S S S +Q|-------------------------|---------------------------------------||-------------------------|---------------------------11----------||------------------3-(3)--|-10---10---10---10---10-12----12-(12)--||----------------3--------|---------------------------------------||--------------5----------|---------------------------------------||-3-1-3--3-1-3------------|---------------------------------------|
+Q S S S S S Q. +S|---------------------------------||----------11---------------------||-(12)--12----12-10---------------||-------------------12-10----(10)-||---------------------------------||---------------------------------|
~~~~ ~~~~~~~ S S S S S S S S S S S E. E Q +Q S S S S +Q|------------------------------------|-/13b15--(13)--15-13-------------||---------------------------11-------|---------------------15----------||-10---10---10---10---10-12----12----|------------------------15-(15)--||------------------------------------|---------------------------------||----------------------------------x-|---------------------------------||----------------------------------x-|---------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S +Q|---------------------------------------||---------------------11----------------||-10---10---10---10------12-10----------||------------------------------12-(12)--||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|
S S E E E S S S E +E. E. E. E. E E. E|--------------------------------|-13b15-13b15-13b15-13b15-13b15-13b15-||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------||-12-10-12-12-10-12-10-----------|-------------------------------------||------------------------12-(12)-|-------------------------------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
+S E E. E. E +Q +S|-(13)-13b15-13b15-13b15-13b15==(13)--(13)-|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------||
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| Gtr III| W|------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------|||------------------------------------------||
Interlude +H H W|-(13)r-----------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------||
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| S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||---5-----3pb5r5---3pb5r5---3pb5r5---3pb5r|=5---3pb5r5---3pb5r5---3pb5r5---3pb5r==|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|||-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------------||
Verse 3 Gtr I S E S E S S H S E S E S S H S E S E S S E S S +Q|------------------|------------------|------------------------||------------------|------------------|------------------------||------------------|------------------|-----------------3-(3)--||---5---5----------|---5---5----------|---5---5---------3-(3)--||-x-5-x-5-x--------|-x-5-x-5-x--------|-x-5-x-5-x--------------||-x-3-x-3-x--------|-x-3-x-3-x--------|-x-3-x-3-x--------------|
Chorus PM ~ ~~~~~ PM ~ W Q S S E H E E a Q H Q S S E H|----------||---------------|---------------|---------------||----------||---------------|---------------|---------------||----------||----------5----|---------------|----------5----||----------||----------5----|----------5----|----------5----||----------||-3--3-----3----|-5-5-----------|-3--3-----3----||----------||-1--1-x-1------|-3-3-5h6-------|-1--1-x-1------|
PM------------------------| PM ~ ~~~~~
S S S S S S E S S S S S S E Q S S E H E E a Q H|-------------------------------|---------------|---------------||-------------------------------|---------------|---------------||-0---2-3-----0---0-0-2-3---0---|----------5----|---------------||-------------------------------|----------5----|----------5----||-------------------------------|-3--3-----3----|-5-5-----------||-------------------------------|-1--1-x-1------|-3-3-5h6-------|
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| Gtr II| ~~~~~~~~| E E a Q H W W|-------------------------------|---------------|---------------||-------------------------------|---------------|---------------||-------------------------------|---------------|---------------||-----------------5-------------|---------------|---------------||-5---5-------------------------|---------------|---------------||-3---3---5h6-------------------|---------------|---------------|
PM ~ PM------------------------|
Q S S E H S S S S S S E S S S S S S E|---------------|-------------------------------*||---------------|-------------------------------*||----------5----|-0---2-3-----0---0-0-2-3---0---*||----------5----|-------------------------------*||-3--3-----3----|-------------------------------*||-1--1-x-1------|-------------------------------*|
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| ~~~~~~~~| W E E a Q H|---------------|-------------------------------*||---------------|-------------------------------*||---------------|-------------------------------*||---------------|-----------------5-------------*||---------------|-5---5-------------------------*||---------------|-3---3---5h6-------------------*|
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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