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Water – bass tab

Water | bass tab
By the Who, 1970
>Available on Rarities Vol II., 1983, Two's Missing, 1987, and Odds & Sods reissue, 1998
Written by Pete Townshend (c)1973 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

Tabbed By : jcbass319
e-mail: fake123@fak.net
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Tuning: standard

Intro: (from whos next, young vic)
 The Foreman...  The Poor... Truck Drivers..like the devil....
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---Pause---------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------1~~~~~---|

The Policeman.. acting so tough   they need water good good water...
G|----------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------|
E|------------------------------1---|


Verses:

these verses are played diffrent each time but John uses these notes most on Young Vic
and on Live at the Isle of Wight Festivle, you can change it up if youd like but if you
play this riff the whole time during the verses it wont sound wrong.
  [F]             [A#]
G|-----------------------3~3-1-3p1--------|
D|-------3-3-1---------3-----------3-1----|
A|-----3-------3-2-1~1-----------------3--|repeat several time, occastionaly
E|1~-1-----------------------------------1|play less notes and make it
                                     go along with pete's slower riffs,
                                                   you cant go wrong.

Chorus:
  We need water..                                 we need water..
   [F]                              [C]  [A#] [A]  [G]      [A#]
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-3-3~~-3------1-3~~-3------1/-0-00---------------------------------------|
A|------3-3---3------3-3---3--------3-33-1-11-0-00-----------0-1----pause--|
E|----------1------------1-------------------------3-3-3-1-3---------------|


Gimme Good..
                              I saw your daughter at the oasis and im
   [F]                                    [C]
G|------------3-2-0---|      G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3---------3-|      D|-----------------------------------------|
A|-----3-3------------|  X3  A|------------3---------------3------------|
E|--------------------|      E|-----------------------------------------|

                                begining to blister
                             G|-----------------------------------------|
                             D|-----------------------------------------|
                             A|--------------3--------------------------|
                             E|-----------------------------------------|

you can figure out the order of the song and you play F and A# during the
solo like the verses


Remmeber this song is a jam song, so you can go wild and dont fully have
to play note by note what i tabbed, good luck and Remmeber that John Entwistle
never played every song exactly the same each time

| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note

#----------------------------------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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