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	     The lost art of keeping a secret - Queens of the stone age
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Tabbed by: kraka
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Tuning: C,F,Bb,Eb,G,c
notes: It's a standard tuning 2 whole tones down in C.  the palm muting in the verses is just 

something you'll have to listen for to get the staccato right.

Verse
                                                               nb. play riff every second time 

       x x   x x   x x x x   x x   x x x x   x x x   x x x   x x
c |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8------------------------------------------|
Bb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7-7-7-7-7-7^8-7p5--------|
F |--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7-7-7-7-7---------7------|
C |------------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-5-5-5-5-5----------------|


Chorus Fig 1.
c |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9----------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7----------|
F |--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7----------|
C |------------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5----------|

Chorus Fig2.
c |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9----------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3------------|
F |--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3------------|
C |------------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3-1-1-1-1------------|


1st Chorus = Fig 1. x 2
2nd Chorus = Fig 1. x 2, Fig 2. X 1, Fig 1. x 1.
3rd Chorus = Fig 1. x 2, Fig 2. x 2.

Bridge 	play twice.

          "I think the art is gone........
c |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--10--10--10--10--10--10--10---------------|
F |-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--10--10--10--10--10--10--10---------------|
C |-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--8---8---8---8---8---8---8----------------|

								  #single beat rest
c |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9------------|
Bb|--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10-------------------------------------------|
F |--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--10--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7------------|
C |--8---8---8---8---8---8---8---8--------------------------------------------|

solo
n.b. This is from my head so it's most proabably inaccurate

c |--12-----15-----12------------12-----15-----12-----------------------------|
G |--15^17--17^19--15^17--12-----15^17--17^19--15^17--12----------------------|
Eb|-----------------------14^16-----------------------14^16-------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

c |--12-----15-----17-----17--------------------------------------------------|
G |--15^17--17^19--20^22--20^22-----------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C |---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
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sadistic_monkey 20 Aug 04, 2005 08:00 PM

It doesn't have the outro.

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Joel.J 10 Aug 30, 2009 01:22 PM

the recording of the song sounds like you're playing it two frets too high

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Joel.J 10 Nov 26, 2009 09:29 AM

No i was wrong ;D i had my guitar tuned too high :)

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