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Sleepyhead    Alkaline Trio



Alkaline Trio - Sleepyhead
Submitted By: getcarter
EMail: icey808@yahoo.co.uk


This is my favourite AT song. You'll have to listen to the song to figure
out the correct timing ot where the words go but all the chords are right.



INTRO:

e-----------------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------------|
g-----6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6-6-6----------------|
d-x---x-x--x-x-x--x-x-x--x-x-x--x-x-x--x-x-x--7-7-7-7-7-7-6-|
a-x---4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
E-x-0-----------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-4-|

VERSE:

e-----------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------|
g-----------------------------------------------------|Repeat.
d---6-6---5-5---7-7---5-5---6-6---5-5---7-7-7-7-7-7-6-|
a---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
E---------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-4-|
       	
on the last line of the verse, end on a E5 chord and let it ring out

e-------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------|
g-----------------------------------------------------9-|
d---6-6---5-5---7-7---5-5---6-6---5-5---7-7-7-7-7-7-6-9-|
a---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---4-4---x-x-x-x-x-x-x-7-|
E---------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-4---|

                                                   E5

VERSE (BASS):

g----------------|
d----------------|
a-4-4------------|Repeat.
E-----3-4-5-5-3-4|


CHORUS:

N.C.              A5     E5                               A5
Hey there sleepy smile      I see you brought you bedroom eyes


e---------------------------------------------------------------|
b---------------------------------------------------------------|
g-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-0-|
d-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-0-|
a-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-0-|
E---------------------------------------------------------------|
      Not assuming...

(VERSE AGAIN)


MIDDLE BIT:
Play this bit clean.

e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------------------|
g-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-------6-6-6-6-6---------------------------------|
d-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|Repeat x5
a-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|


e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------------------|
g-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
d-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|
a-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
E-----------------------------------------------------------------|

Now put the distortion back on

e-------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
b-------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
g-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-----------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|
d-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|Repeat x3
a-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|


e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------------------|

g-----------------------------------------------------------------|
d-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
a-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|


e-----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-----------------------------------------------------------------|
g-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9---------------------------------|
d-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|Repeat x2
a-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E---------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|


e---------------------------------------------------------------|
b---------------------------------------------------------------|
g-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8---|
d-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-2-|
a-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-2-|
E-------------------------------------------------------------0-|
      Not assuming...


This will sound a lot better if someone plays the right bass tab along with you
but it's pretty good without.




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