Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Smoke tab

566 views 3 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
2 more votes to show rating
add to favorites
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
how to read this tab
guitar tuner
set tempo
Tab Taken From MyGuitarTabs.com

by The Mother Hips
Lyrics/music by T. Bluhm
From the album "Green Hills of Earth" (2001)
Tablature by Collin Spencer

Tab Symbols:
b   =  bend up (number after the b represents the target note)
r   =  release bend
h   =  hammer on
p   =  pull off
/   =  slide up
\   =  slide down

For a guide to text-file tab notation, check out this URL:

(Chord fingerings/shapes are at the end)

[Opening Riff]
|-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|-----------------------|------0 (hold)--|

                           Bm    Bm

                         E       D  /  A  /

Then play this [lead-in riff] 3 times:

          E       D  /  A  /  

[Verse 1]

D   E         B
Kickers, come on

D              E     B
Tonight, we're leaaving

   D         E           B
So kiss your baby on the ear

         D           E         B   A
We'll be playing but she won't hear

      E                              F#m             A              
As we climb aboard the bus, we don't leave nothing behind us but our

(silent)  E (hold)

G#m          A       Am    E     F#m
Smoke please lead us up to heaven

[Repeat opening riff, followed by this lead-in riff]

     E       D  /  A  /

         E       E    /

[Verse 2]

D        E         B
Wilco is up on the stage

  D            E                   B 
A cigarette, a straight-edge, and a jet plane

D          E             B          
You (you), you (you) and I,

        D   E  B  A
Must be hiiiiiiiiiigh

        E                              F#m             A
But the dressing room's too hot, so we hit the parking lot where we

(silent)  E (hold)

G#m          A       Am    E     F#m
Smoke please lead us up to heaven

   F#m  G#m                G#m  A
To heaven,   lead us up to heaven

Solo over the following progression:

B/// (4x) | A/// | E/// | (3 times)

[Then finish the solo over 8 bars of]:

 | B/// |  

Yeah....We got SMOKE!*

*[Play the lead-in riff over the final SMOKE choruses]

[Finish up the tune on a held E chord]

Chord Shapes:

E     [022100]
D     [x00323]
B     [x24442]
F#m   [244222]
G#m   [466444]
Bm    [x24432]
A     [002220]
Am    [002210]

Questions/comments/corrections? Email collin@californiasoul.org

2004 MyGuitarTabs.com - All Rights Reserved

Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
Give kudos to tab author, rate the tab!
1 2 3 4 5
print report bad tab
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction