Sketches of Winkle

By Ween

From the album The Pod

Tabbed by Drew Noakes


RIFFS
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Riff [A]                                                  Riff [B]
|---------------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|-------0-2-2-2h3p2--|
|---------------------------------------------------------|-----2--------------|
|-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-|-0-3----------------|
     ***** palm muted triplets

Riff [C]
|-----------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|
|----------------------------6/7\6--|
|-----------------------------------|
|-----7------6------5--------4/5\4--|
|-0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--0-0-0--------|


Riff [D]          Riff [E]
|--1-3-1-0--------|---------------------------|
|----------1-3-1--|-5-5--5-5-5--0-5-5--5-5-5--|
|-----------------|-2-2--2-2-2----2-2--2-2-2--|
|-----------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------|---------------------------|


Riff [F]
|-12--12-12-12--12-12-12--12-12-12--12-12-12--12-12-12--12-12-12--12-12-12---|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
      ******** 7 batches of triplets (as intro)


                                             Riff [G]              (bend - r)
|--------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------|-12--13--14--15--16---16-------|
|-0-1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12b(14)-14b(16)--|-15--16--17--18--19---19-------|
|--------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
                                               unison bends this bar


THE SCORE
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Letters in brackets represent Riffs (EG:  [A]=Riff A  and  A=A chord)


INTRO
-----
Riff [A] & [B]


VERSE 1
-------
[A]                                                [C]
Well she danced like a floozy in a hot tub of guava

[A]                                                    [B]
Take him round the scene you know he's hip to himantra

[A]                                               [C]
He was a meditated hooker of Strongal and Sinatra

[A]
Sketching Von Winkle like there ain't no tomorrow

CHORUS
------

Play these chords as Barres

E                            G
  I saw them winkle and show up on the scene
A                            C                  D
  I danced with Elvis when I saw what he's been doin'
     G           F  G    A#                             F           [D]
Oh - Sketches of Winkle, climb through the heavens in a fit of rage
     G           F  G    A#                          F              [D]
     Sketches of winkle, keeping little pumas locked up in a cage
     G           F  G    A#                         F               [D]
     Sketches of winkle, I think I love her but she don't love me
     G           F  G    A#                          F              [D]
     Sketches of winkle, Why don't you love me girl?


VERSE 2
-------
[A]                                                     [C]
Well she came like a fluid from the sink in the kitchen

[A]                                                   [B]
Taking all the pictures while he's doing the bitchin'

[A]                                                 [C]
Steven says he's rooting for a new pair of mittens

[A]
Green bean cut me and he said he was kiddin'


CHORUS
------
E                            G
  I saw them winkle and show up on the scene
A                            C                  D
  I danced with Elvis when I saw what he's been doin'
     G           F  G    A#                             F           [D]
Oh - Sketches of Winkle, climb through the heavens in a fit of rage
     G           F  G    A#                          F              [D]
     Sketches of winkle, keeping little pumas locked up in a cage
     G           F  G    A#                         F               [D]
     Sketches of winkle, I think I love her but she don't love me
     G           F  G    A#                          (cut this short)
     Sketches of winkle, Why don't you love me girl?


OUTRO
-----
Then play: [A] [B]

[E]                                     [F]  [B]
Rip von winkle - rip rip rip von winkle

[A]                                     [C]
Rip von winkle - rip rip rip von winkle

[A]                                     [G]
Rip von winkle - rip rip rip von winkle

After riff [G] there is a lot of messing around with all sorts of bends.