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Tush  ZZ Top

As recorded by ZZ Top
(From the 2006 Album GREATEST HITS)
Transcribed by unregistered
Words and Music by Bill F Gibbons, Frank Beard, Dusty Hill.
Arranged by Bill F Gibbons, Frank Beard, Dusty Hill.
Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'BFG Lead'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'BFG Rhythm'
Moderately Fast Rock Q=146(8=s8)
[4/4] Gtr I
PM| PM ~ PM PM ~~~ PM PM ~ PM PM ~~~~~~
E E E E E Q E E E E E +Q. E E E E E E Q E E E E E +Q E E
 
 |----------------|-----------------|----------------|------------------|
 |----------------|-----------------|----------------|------------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)-----|-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)-----|-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)------|
 |----------------|-----------------|----------------|------------------|
 |-3-3---3------3-|---3-----------1s|=3-3---3------3-|---3---------3-1s=|

$
PM PM PM PM ~~~~~~ PM PM ~ PM PM ~
E E E E E Q E E E E E +Q E E E E E E E Q E E E E E E Q E
 
 |----------------|------------------||-----------------|----------------|
 |----------------|------------------||o----------------|----------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)------||------5---5-3----|-----5---5-3----|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)------||------5---5-3----|-----5---5-3----|
 |----------------|------------------||o----------------|----------------|
 |-3-3---3------3-|---3----------3-1s||==3-3---3------1s|=3-3---3------3-|
 PM ~ PM PM ~~ PM------------|

+Q E E E Q E E E E E E Q. E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 |-----------------|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
 |------5---5-3----|-----5---5-3----|-----------------|-----------------|
 |------5---5-3----|-----5---5-3----|-5-5-7-7-8-8-7-7-|-5-5-------------|
 |-----------------|----------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-------------|
 |-(3)----3------3-|-3-3---3--------|-----------------|-----0-0-1-1-2-2-|
 ~ ~~~~~~ PM------------------------------|

E E E E E Q E E E E E +H E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |----------------|----------------|-------------------|------------------|
 |----------------|----------------|-------------------|------------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)----|-------------------|------------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-5---5-3-(3)----|-7-7-9-9-10-10-9-9-|-5-5-7-7-5-5-7----|
 |----------------|----------------|-5-5-5-5--5--5-5-5-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|
 |-3-3---3------3-|---3------------|-------------------|---------------2s=|

1. 2.
To Coda
 
 PM--------------| PM----------------| ~~~~~~

E E E E E E E E E E E E +Q. E E E E E E E E E E E E E +Q. E
 
 |-----------------|------------------||-----------------|------------------|
 |-----------------|-----------------o||-----------------|------------------|
 |-----------------|------------------||-----------------|------------------|
 |-----------------|---5-6-7-(7)------||-----------------|---5-6-7-(7)---12-|
 |---5-7-7-8-8-7-7-|-5-3-4-5-(5)-----o||-5-5-7-7-8-8-7-7-|-5-3-4-5-(5)------|
 |-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-------------1--||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3----------------|

Gtr II
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
E E E E +Q Q Q Q Q Q
 
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------12-12-(12)---12---|-12---12---12---12\---|
 |-0-/12-------------------|------12--------12\---|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|

|
| Gtr I
 
 | PM----------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-------------------------|----------------------|
 |-5---5--7--7---5--5--7-7-|--5-5--7-7--5-5--7--7-|
 |-3---3--3--3---3--3--3-3-|--3-3--3-3--3-3--3--3-|

Q E E Q E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------/12---------|-12----12----------------|
 |-/12---12----------12----|-------------------12S4s=|
 |----------12----------12-|----12----12s10-10-------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|

|
 
 |------------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |---5-5--7--7---5-5--7--7-|--5--5--6--6--7--7--8-8--|
 |---3-3--3--3---3-3--3--3-|--3--3--4--4--5--5--6-6--|

Q Q Q Q Q a Q Q E E
 
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--------5-----------5----|-------------------------|
 |--5----------/5-----5----|--5--5s=3-----5----/4-/4p|
 |-------------/5----------|--5----------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|

|
 
 | PM------------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-10-10-12-12-10-10-12-12-|-10-10-12-12-10-10-12-12-|
 |--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|

~~~ ~~~
Q H S S S S +Q H Q
 
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |-0---12\-----3p0-3p0-|-(0)---/12-------12\----|
 |-----12\-------------|-------/12--------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|

|
 
 |-------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |---------------------|------------------------|
 |-5-5--7--7-5-5-7-7---|--5--5---7-7-5-5--7--7--|
 |-3-3--3--3-3-3-3-3---|--3--3---3-3-3-3--3--3--|

~
|-3--|
E E Q Q +E E E Q a E E Q E E
 
 |-----------------------|--------------------|
 |-----/6-/7-----------0-|--------------------|
 |-7---------7---(7)s5---|-/5-5s3---/5-/3-3p==|
 |-7---------7---(7)s5---|-/5-----0-/5--------|
 |-----------------------|--------------------|
 |-----------------------|--------------------|

|
 
 | PM------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-----------------------|--------------------|
 |-----------------------|--------------------|
 |-----------------------|--------------------|
 |-7-7--9--9-7-7--9--9---|--5-5-7-7--5--5-7-7-|
 |-5-5--5--5-5-5--5--5---|--3-3-3-3--3--3-3-3-|
 |-----------------------|--------------------|

Q E E E E E E H +E +E Q
 
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------/12-------------|-----------------------|
 |-0-/12--------12-\10------|-\10-----(10)-(10)/----|
 |-------12------------12---|-----------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|

|
 
 |-----------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E +H
 
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----5-6---7---(7)-----|
 |-5---5--7---7--5---5--7-7-|---5-3-4---5---(5)-----|
 |-3---3--3---3--3---3--3-3-|---3-------------------|
 |----3----| |----3----| |--3--| |---3---|

Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
 
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |-------12---12---12---12---12---|-----12-12-12\-----12-----|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |-/12----------------------------|-/12-----------/12--------|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|

|
 
 | PM----------------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |---5-5----7----7--5-5--7-7------|---5--5--7--7----5--5-7-7-|
 |---3-3----3----3--3-3--3-3------|---3--3--3--3----3--3-3-3-|
 |----3----| |-----3-----| |---3---|

Q Q Q Q Q Q E E E Q Q Q
 
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |-------12---12---12\---------12---|-12s10-----------10---12--|
 |----------------------------------|---------12-12---10---12--|
 |-/12-------------------/12--------|--------------------------|
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|

|
 
 | PM--------------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |----------------------------------|--------------------------|
 |---5-5----7----7--5--5-----7----7-|--5--5-6--6--7-7--8-8-----|
 |---3-3----3----3--3--3-----3----3-|--3--3-4--4--5-5--6-6-----|

~ ~~~~~~
Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E
 
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |-/5---5---5---6---|-----5---5-------|
 |----------------7s|=5-----------5s3S|
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |------------------|-----------------|

|
 
 | PM---------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |------------------|-----------------|
 |--5-5-7-7-5-5-7-7-|-5-5-------------|
 |--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-------------|
 |------------------|-----0-0-1-1-2-2-|

~~
|3-|
E E E Q E E E E E E E E Q E E
 
 |--------------------------|-----------------------15-|
 |-------------/11-11-------|-------/11-12------/15----|
 |-12-12-12s10--------10----|-12-----------12----------|
 |-----------------------12-|----12--------------------|
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|

|
 
 |--------------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--------------------------|--------------------------|
 |--5--5--7--7---5--5--7--7-|--5--5---7--7--5-5---7--7-|
 |--3--3--3--3---3--3--3--3-|--3--3---3--3--3-3---3--3-|
 |--3--| |--3--| |---3---| |--3--|

E E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q E E E
 
 |-15-15-15s13----/18S13----|-15\-----------------------|
 |-------------15--------15-|-----13-/12-/12---12s10----|
 |--------------------------|------------------12s10----|
 |--------------------------|------------------------12-|
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|

|
 
 | PM---------------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|
 |--7--7--9--9--7---7--9--9-|--5---5---7---7-5--5--7--7-|
 |--5--5--5--5--5---5--5--5-|--3---3---3---3-3--3--3--3-|
 |--------------------------|---------------------------|

D.S. al Coda
~~~~~
 
 |--3--| |--3---|

E E E E E Q Q Q E Q E +H
 
 |--------------------------|---------------------|
 |-12-12-12s10--------------|---------------------|
 |-12-12-12s10----12--------|---/12---14-(14)/----|
 |-------------12----12\-10-|-9-------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------|

|
 
 |----------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E +H
 
 |--------------------------|---------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------|
 |--------------------------|---------------------|
 |--------------------------|-----5-6--7--(7)-----|
 |--5--5--7--7--5--5--7---7-|-5---3-4--5--(5)-----|
 |--3--3--3--3--3--3--3---3-|-3-------------------|

&
PM ~~
E E E E E Q. e Q. Q E +E
 
 |----------------|-12--------------------|
 |----------------|------------7s==8-(8)/-|
 |-----5---5-3----|----12\-----7s==8-(8)/-|
 |-----5---5-3----|-----------------------|
 |----------------|-----------------------|
 |-3-3---3--------|-----------------------|

|
 
 | PM PM ~~ PM--------------------

| E E E E E Q. E E E E E E E E
 
 |----------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------|-----------------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|-----------------------|
 |-----5---5-3----|--5--5--5-5-5-5-5--5---|
 |----------------|--3--3--3-3-3-3-3--3---|
 |-3-3---3--------|-----------------------|

~~ ~~~~~~~~
Q E E Q E E Q E E Q E E
 
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------12s15-|-----------------10s12-|
 |-----12-12-12---------|------12-12-12---------|
 |----------------------|-\9--------------------|
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------------|-----------------------|

|
 
 |-------------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |----------------------|-----------------------|
 |-5-5--7--7--5-5--7--7-|--5-5--7--7--5-5--7--7-|
 |-3-3--3--3--3-3--3--3-|--3-3--3--3--3-3--3--3-|

~~~~~~~~
Q E E Q E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |-----------------/12----|------------------------------|
 |------12-12-12----------|-/12-----/16----/12-----/12---|
 |-\x---12-------------12-|-----12\-----12-/12-12\-/12---|
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |------------------------|------------------------------|

|
 
 | PM----------------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |------------------------|------------------------------|
 |--5-5--7--7--5-5---7--7-|---5--5----6--6---7--7----8-8-|
 |--3-3--3--3--3-3---3--3-|---3--3----4--4---5--5----6-6-|

Q Q E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------|-------------------|
 |-----------4--------|------4------------|
 |-/5---/5-------/5---|-/5-------/5-------|
 |--------------------|----5----------8---|
 |--------------------|-------------------|
 |--------------------|-------------------|

|
 
 |--------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------|-------------------|
 |--------------------|-------------------|
 |--------------------|-------------------|
 |--5-5--7-7-5-5--7-7-|--5-5--------------|
 |--3-3--3-3-3-3--3-3-|--3-3--------------|
 |--------------------|------0-0--1-1-2-2-|

~~ ~~ ~~
E E E E E E E E E E E E Q Q
 
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |-------------------/12-12-|-------/12---------------|
 |-12----12----12-----------|-12-----------12---12\---|
 |----12----12----12--------|----12-----12------------|
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|

|
 
 | PM-------------------------------------------------

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--------------------------|-------------------------|
 |--5--5--7--7--5--5---7--7-|--5--5---7--7--5-5--7--7-|
 |--3--3--3--3--3--3---3--3-|--3--3---3--3--3-3--3--3-|

|3|
E E E E E E Q E Q Q Q Q
 
 |-------------------|-------------------|
 |---------/7-/7s==5-|-------------------|
 |-7---7-------------|-7s5-/5---\3---0---|
 |---7---7-----------|-------------------|
 |-------------------|-------------------|
 |-------------------|-------------------|

|
 
 |-------------------------------------|

| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
 
 |-------------------|-------------------|
 |-------------------|-------------------|
 |-------------------|-------------------|
 |-7-7-9-9--7--7-9-9-|-5-5--7-7--5-5-7-7-|
 |-5-5-5-5--5--5-5-5-|-3-3--3-3--3-3-3-3-|
 |-------------------|-------------------|

[Abadd9]  
[E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [+B]  
 
 |-------20-16---------------|---------------------*|
 |---/20--------15-----------|---------------------*|
 |-----------------/17s15-12-|-12---/12-10-(10)----*|
 |---------------------------|-12------------------*|
 |---------------------------|---------------------*|
 |---------------------------|---------------------*|

|
| Q H. Q E E +H
 
 |---------------------------|--------6--5--(5)----*|
 |---------------------------|---------------------*|
 |---------------------------|--------5--4--(4)----*|
 |---------------------------|--------6--5--(5)----*|
 |-5-------------------------|---------------------*|
 |-3-------------------------|---------------------*|

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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sgfan4life (report)

Good, but for future refrences, please include some lirics. Great song!