Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers

Primus


Primus Those ***ed Blue-Collar Tweakers, as written by Larry LaLonde of Primus Standard Tuning: E, A, D, G, B, E (low to high)
Intro/Outro Chord:
|--17--------------------------| |--14--------------------------| |--15--------------------------| |------------------------------| |------------------------------| |------------------------------| Push wah pedal all the way down as soon as you hit the chord, let it ring out for a second or two, then bring the wah pedal all the way up.
Main Riff: |---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--2--4--------------------2--4--------------------2--4--2—-4/6--4--2--4----------------| |--2--4--4--2--4--2--4--2--2--4--4--2--4--2--4--2--2--4--2—-4/6--4--2--4----------------| |--0--2--4--2--4--2--4--2--0--2--4--2--4--2—-4—-2--0—-2—-0--2/4--2--0--2----------------| |--------2--0--2--0--2--0--------2--0--2--0--2--0---------------------------------------| PM…………………………………… …………………………………………
Main Riff Cont. |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--2--4--------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--2--4--4--2--4--2--4--2--4-----------------------------------------------------------| |--0--2--4--2--4--2--4--2--4-----------------------------------------------------------| |--------2--0--2--0--2--0--2—----------------------------------------------------------| PM………………………………………….
Pre-Verse Guitar Fill #1 |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |---2~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~---------------------------------------------------|
Pre-Verse Guitar Fill #2 |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--/11~~~~~~~~~~~---11------9---------11---------11^12^11\-----------------------------| |-----------------------10-----10--9------10-------------------------------------------| |----------------9----------------------------9----------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------/2~~~~~~~~~~---------------|
Guitar Solo |--------12~~------12~~------12~~------12~~------12~~------12~~------12~~------12~~----| |---/11-------11~~------11~~------11~~------11~~------11~~------11~~------11~~---------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------14~~------14~~------14~~------14~~------14~~------14~~------14~~------14~~----| |---/13-------13~~------13~~------13~~------13~~------13~~------13~~------13~~---------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---/12-12-12-22------------------/14-14-14-14-14--------------------------------------|
|---/11-11-11-11------------------/13-13-13-13-13--------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| Strum very quickly, use wah…………………………………………………
|--------------17----------------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------14-------------------| |--14—16^(18)------(18)^16----14-16-14-13-14-13----13----13-14-16----16----------------| |-----------------------------------------------16----16-------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------14-16-17----------------------------------------------------------| |-----------14-16-17-------------------------------------------------------------------| |--14-16-17----------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| The rest is too fast to tell what he's doing, but just mess around with random notes in this scale really fast and you'll be close enough.
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--4-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--4-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--2-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| Let this chord ring out as soon as the solo ends.
Riff Behind Bass Solo: |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--2--4--2--4--2224--2224--------------------------------------------------------------| |--2--4--2--4--2224--2224--------------------------------------------------------------| |--0--2--0--2--0002--0002--------------------------------------------------------------|
Ending Riff (Main Riff Up One Octave) |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--14—-16\--------------------14--16---------------------14--16--14—-16/18--16--14--16-| |--14—-16\--4--2--4--2--4--2--14--16---4--2--4--2--4--2--14--16--14—-16/18--16--14--16-| |--12—-14\--4--2--4--2--4--2--12—-14\--4--2--4--2--4--2--12--14--12—-14/16--14--12--14-| |-----------2--0--2--0--2--0-----------2--0--2--0--2--0--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--14--16--------------------14--16----------------------------------------------------| |--14--16—-4--2--4--2--4--2--14--16----------------------------------------------------| |--12--14--4--2--4--2--4--2--12--14----------------------------------------------------| |----------2--0--2--0--2--0------------------------------------------------------------|
The order goes something like this: Intro/Outro Chord x16 Main Riff x2 Pre-Verse Guitar Fill #1 x1 Main Riff x3 Pre-Verse Guitar Fill #2 x1 Main Riff x2 Guitar Solo Riff Behind Bass Solo x8 Main Riff x2 Ending Riff x2 Intro/Outro Chord x4 (Fade out…)
























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