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Strange Brew guitar tab

[2 versions, 2nd version starts at line 190] 

From: Evin Bergad

STRANGE BREW (from Disraeli Gears)
Cream


-----5------------|-------------------|----------------
-----5------------|--------5----------|-----8----------
-----6------------|--------5----------|-----7------5h7-
-----7------5h7---|--------4------5h7-|-----6--5h7-----
-----7--5h7-------|----5-5----5h7-----|-7-7------------
-5-5--------------|-------------------|----------------

Intro:

------------------------------------------------8--------8-----8----
-8h10~~~~~--8h10-8--------------------------------10~~~----10----10-
-------------------9 7--5--7--5(7)-7(9)7p5---5----------------------
-------------------------------------------7------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------
--------------------------------------------------------------------

--------------------8---------
------------------8---10~~--8-
-9 7-5(6)------/9-------------
----------7-------------------
------------------------------
------------------------------

Strange brew -- kill what's inside of you.

--------5--------------------
----------5------------------
-7(9)~~------7--5(7)---------
---------------------7---5h7-
-----------------------7-----
-----------------------------

She's a witch of trouble in electric blue,
         
In her own mad mind she's in love with you.
   
With you.

-----------------
-----------------
--7(9)-5-7-5---5-
-------------7---
-----------------
-----------------

            
Now what you gonna do?

-------------------------
-------------------------
-8(10)~~-8-5---5(7)------
-------------7------7----
----------------------7--
-------------------------

Strange brew -- kill what's inside of you.

------5------------------
--------8p5--------------
-7(9)-------7-5(7)-------
-------------------7-----
---------------------7-7-
-------------------------
 
     
She's some kind of demon messing in the glue.
                                
If you don't watch out it'll stick to you.

To you.

------8--------
----8---10~----
-/9----------9-
---------------
---------------
---------------

What kind of fool are you?

--------5-------------------
----------8p5----8 ---------
-7(9)~~-------/9----7-5~-/9-
----------------------------
----------------------------
----------------------------

Strange brew -- kill what's inside of you.

------5------------------------------
--------5-----------------13-15(18)~-
-7(9)------7-5(6)------14------------
-------------------7-----------------
---------------------7---------------
-------------------------------------

Solo:
-----------------------------------------------------------------
----15(17)-15(17)15-13-13-----13(15)-15(17)15-13(15)-------13 ---
-14-----------------------14~------------------------14-14-------
-----------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------

------8--------------------------5-------------------------------
----8---10p8-----------------------8-8/-----13(15)-13(15)-13(15)-
-/9-----------7-5(7)---------5h6---------14----------------------
---------------------7-5-7~~-------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------5-----------------------
-13(15)-13(15)-13(15)-13(15)-13(15)-15-13-------8p5-------------------
------------------------------------------14 -------7-5(7)------------
----------------------------------------------------------7-----------
------------------------------------------------------------7---------
--------------------------------------------------------------8(10)-5-

On a boat in the middle of a raging sea,
   
She would make a scene for it all to be

Ignored.

------------------
-/8~----------8~~-
-/9~--7p5-7/9-----
------------------
------------------
------------------

And wouldn't you be bored?

---5--------------------
-----8p5-----8----------
-7-------7/9---7-5------
-------------------7-5~-
------------------------
------------------------

Strange brew -- kill what's inside of you.

Strange brew, 
-----------------------------
-10(13)~~-10-8-10-8-8/10-8-8-
-----------------------------
-----------------------------
-----------------------------
-----------------------------

strange brew, 
---------------------------
-8(10)~~-8-8---------------
-------------7(9)7p5-7p5---
-------------------------7-
---------------------------

strange brew, 
------------------------
-8(10)~-8---------------
----------7(9)-5--------
-----------------7------
------------------------
------------------------

strange brew.
-8----------------------
---10~-8-----8----------
---------7/9---9--------
------------------------
------------------------
------------------------

Strange brew -- kill what's inside of you.
-------5-------------------------------
-----5---5-8p5-----------------8-------
-7(9)----------7(9)7-5h7p5-7/9---9 7-5-
---------------------------------------
---------------------------------------
---------------------------------------

##############################################################################


This easy-to-learn 12 measure typical blues is taken from 
"Disraeli Gears" (1967)

                                CREAM
                             Strange Brew

Intro

A7  e  e  e  e  e  e e  s  s  s s     Repeat 3 times  D9    e  e  e  e  e  e    
-|--------5--r--r-------r----------|-------------------||---------5--r--r-------
-|--------8--e--e-------e----------|-------------------||---------5--e--e-------
-|--------6--s--s-------s----------|-------------------||*--------5--s--s-------
-|--------5--t--t-------t--5--5h7--|-------------------||*--------4--t--t-------
-|--------7--------6h7-------------|-------------------||---5--5--5--------6----
-|--5--5--5------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------
                                                                                

 e  s  s  s s       A7    e  e  e  e  e  e e  s  s  s s  E7(9+)e  e  e  e  e    
----r-----------||---||---------5--r--r-------r------------||-----------r--r----
----e-----------||---||---------8--e--e-------e------------||--------8--e--e----
----s----------*||---||*--------6--s--s-------s-----------*||--------7--s--s----
----t--5--5h7--*||---||*--------5--t--t-------t--5--5h7---*||--------6--t--t----
h7--------------||---||---------7--------6h7---------------||--7--7--7----------
----------------||---||---5--5--5--------------------------||-------------------
                                                                                

e e  s  s  s s  D7(9+) e  e  e  e  e  e e  s  s  s s       e  e  e  e  e  e     
-----r-----------|--------------r--r-------r----------||---------5--r--r--------
-----e-----------|-----------6--e--e-------e----------||---------8--e--e--------
-----s-----------|-----------5--s--s-------s----------||*--------6--s--s--------
-----t--5--5h7---|-----------4--t--t-------t--5--5h7--||*--------5--t--t--------
6h7--------------|-----5--5--5--------6h7-------------||---------7--------6-----
-----------------|------------------------------------||---5--5--5--------------
                                                                                

 e  s  s  s s                                                                   
----r-----------||--------------------------------------------------------------
----e-----------||--------------------------------------------------------------
----s----------*||--------------------------------------------------------------
----t--5--5h7--*||--------------------------------------------------------------
h7--------------||--------------------------------------------------------------
----------------||--------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                                

Guitar Solo on Intro

A7      w          q   E  s  q  E  s     q  h  s  s s s   q  q  h  D9           
-|----------|-------------------------|-----r--r--------|-------r---|--(8)------
-|--(8)h10--|--(8)h10--8--------------|-----e--e--------|-------e---|-----------
-|----------|-------------7--7--5--7--|--5--s--s--9p7p5p|p---5--s---|-----------
-|----------|-------------------------|-----t--t--------|-7-----t---|-----------
-|----------|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------|-----------
-|----------|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------|-----------
                                                                                

 w         q  e      e  q  q  A7  H  e^ e^e^    s  q  s  q   e  e q  E7(9+)     
p5--|--(8)p5--r--(8)p5---------|-----r-------|-----8---------r--------|---------
----|---------e----------------|-----e-------|--8-----10l10--e--8l8---|---------
----|---------s---------7--5---|-----s--8h9--|---------------s--------|---------
----|---------t----------------|--7--t-------|---------------t--------|---------
----|--------------------------|-------------|------------------------|---------
----|--------------------------|-------------|------------------------|---------
                                                                                

w  D7(9+) w  A7  q  h  e  e     e  e  e  e q  q                                 
r---|-----r---|--r-----------|----------------r--||-----------------------------
e---|-----e---|--e--4--8--5--|----------------e--||-----------------------------
s---|-----s---|--s-----------|--7--5----------s--||-----------------------------
t---|-----t---|--t-----------|--------7-------t--||-----------------------------
----|---------|--------------|-----------7l7-----||-----------------------------
----|---------|--------------|-------------------||-----------------------------


Then for rythm guitar play twice

A7 D9 A7 A7 D9 D9 A7 A7 E7(9+) D7(9+) A7 A7 

and after that repeat the whole sequence starting from Intro

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TEXT AND CHORDS


Intro (A7 A7 A7 D9 D9 A7 A7)

E7(9+)       D7(9+)                   A7
Strange brew killing what's inside of you
        A7                  D9
She's a witch of trouble in electric blue
    A7                                          D9
In her own mad mind she's in love with you, with you
                  A7
Now whatcha gonna do? 
E7(9+)       D7(9+)                   A7
Strange brew killing what's inside of you

   A7                         D9
She's some kind of demon dusting in the flue
   A7                                        D9
If you don't watch out it'll stick to you, to you
                      A7
What kind of fool are you
E7(9+)       D7(9+)                   A7
Strange brew killing what's inside of you

(repeat intro)

   A7                        D9
On a boat in the middle of a raging sea
         A7                                D9
She would make a scene for it all to be ignored
                    A7
And wouldn't you be bored
E7(9+)       D7(9+)                   A7
Strange brew killing what's inside of you      


Sorry for the solo. Hope I can add it as soon as possible. Just try some blues 
scales and it should be ok.
                             
 Tabbed by Marco Ferretti
 (when in Italy call 0577/348023)
 Posted by Stefano Moroni 
 (moroni@sidst4.unisi.it)


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==                           TABLATURE EXPLANATION                            ==
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----------                            ----------
----5h8--- Hammeron                   ----(8)--- Ghost Note
----------                            ----------
----5p8--- Pulloff                    ----------

----------                            ----------
----5/8--- Slide Up                   -----x---- Dead Note
----------                            ----------
----5\8--- Slide Down                 ----------

----------                            ||------|| Repeat Start & End
----5~~~-- Vibrato                    ||*----*||
----------                            ||*----*||
----------                            ||------||

Rhythm:
  w = whole note            W = dotted whole
  h = half note             H = dotted half
  q = quarter note          Q = dotted quarter
  e = eighth note           E = dotted eighth
  s = sixteenth note        S = dotted sixteenth
  ^ = triplet

l = legato (prolong duration of note)

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