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From: "Jeff" 

Dog
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by dada    From the album "Puzzle"

Transcribed by Jeff Matson ([email protected])

Capo first fret.

Riff 1

e -------------------------7-------------------------|
B -8-------8-------8---------8-----------------------|
G ---9-------9-------9---------9---------------------|
D -----10------10------10--------10------------------|
A ---------------------------------------------------|
E ---------------------------------------------------|

Riff 2 (Chorus riff)

e -----------------------------------------------------------|
B -----------0-1-3-0-----3-----------------------------------|
G -------0-2---------2-----2---------------------------------|
D -0-2-3---------------------3-0-----------------------------|
A -----------------------------------------------------------|
E -----------------------------------------------------------|

Intro: (slide guitar stuff, etc.  not worth tabbing.  if you must know it,
you can probably figure it out.)

Riff 1

Verse:  (play Riff 1 over the verses)

Painted old lady
Collecting splinters on the bench
She's waiting to go to heaven
One-eyed old man
With his party hat on
He swears there is no hell
No hell....

Chorus:  (play Riff 2 over chorus)
Play mainly the lower strings on chorus chords (i'm not very sure of these).
D2          Am  G
I know a girl
       D2       Am  G
Who believes a girl
       D2       Am       G     C  (beginning of verse chords)
Who believes she used to be a dog

Verse:   During the second verse, in addition to Riff 1, a second
         guitar repeats the chords C and Am.  You can also throw in a quick
         F between the Am and C to simulate the bass.  If you do this I
         suggest you only hit the low strings on the F chord to keep it from
         sounding jangly.
C
Elevator rising
Am                     (F)
I wonder what's on the top floor
C                       Am   (F)
The numbers are on the wall
C
The sun also rises
Am                 (F)
And the shadows soon fall
C
I keep looking to the sky
Am                  (F?)
Keep looking to the sky....

On the last "sky," there is an additional guitar part  G --1---/3---/5----
I can't quite get the chords behind this ascending part.  For now I stick
with the trusty F chord, but if anyone can hear this better, let me know.

Repeat Chorus

Riff before bridge (repeat x3)

D -2-2-2-2--1-1-1-1-----------------------------|
A -------------------2-2-2-2--------------------|
E -----------------------------4-4-2-4----------|

Bridge:
                 G*
It don't matter what I say
                 F                  Am
Cause no one is right and no one is wrong
                   G*
I guess that we'll find some day
                 F                    Am
That no one was right and no one was wrong

Solo (over chorus riff and chorus chords)

e ------------------------------------------------------------------4/10---|
B -------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G --2/7---2/7--9--10--9\7---2/7--9--10--9--10--7----2/7--9--10--13---------|

Repeat chorus until end

End Solo
Play the first solo again, then:

e --4/10--12--13--12/10---4/10--12--13--12--13--10--4/10--12--13--17--17---|
B -------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e --17--17--17--17--15--13--17--|  fade out
B ------------------------------|

Chords:

D2  xx0230
G   320033
G*  355433
 
 
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About the artist behind Dog:

Dada or Dadaism is a cultural movement that began in neutral Zürich, Switzerland, during World War I and peaked from 1916 to 1920. The movement primarily involved visual arts, literature (poetry, art manifestoes, art theory), theatre, and graphic design, and concentrated its anti war politic through a rejection of the prevailing standards in art through anti-art cultural works. Dada activities included public gatherings, demonstrations, and publication of art/literary journals. Passionate coverage of art, politics, and culture filled their publications. The movement influenced later styles, Avant-garde and Downtown music movements, and groups including Surrealism, Nouveau Réalisme, Pop Art and Fluxus.



Dada is the groundwork to abstract art and sound poetry, a starting point for performance art, a prelude to postmodernism, an influence on pop art, a celebration of antiart to be later embraced for anarcho-political uses in the 1960s and the movement that lay the foundation for Surrealism. Marc Lowenthal, Translator's introduction to Francis Picabia's I Am a Beautiful Monster: Poetry, Prose, And Provocation (MIT Press 2007)



Cover of the first edition of the publication Dada. Edited by Tristan Tzara. Zürich, 1917.

Indexed at Wikipedia.

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