Tom Waits

Jocket Full Of Bourbon

Tom Waits

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Jocket Full Of Bourbon

	  		
Tuning: E A D G B E 


      h - hammer on  
      p - pull off  
      b - bend string up 
      r - release bend 
      / - slide up 
      \ - slide down 
      v - vibrato (sometimes written as ~) 
      t - right hand tap 
      x - play 'note' with heavy damping 
    <12>- harmonics (12th fret, in this case) 

Intro: 

e-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
B-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
G-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
D---------2-------------------|----4------2--1--2-----| 
A-------------2---------------|-----------------------| 
E----0-------------3---2------|-----------------------| 




|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|---------------5-4--3--2~~---|-----4--4--4--4\-------| 
|---5-4--3-2------------------|------------------2----| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 


verse 1: 

  Em 
e|---------------------------------|------------------| 
B|---------------------------------|------------------| 
G|---------------------------------|------------------| 
D|---------------------------------|-2----------------| 
A|---------------------------------|------------------| 
E|---------------------------------|------------------| 
   Edna Millon in a drop dead suit 

               B7                 
|----------------------------------|------------------| 
|----------------------------------|------------------| 
|----------------------------------|------------------| 
|----------------------------------|-2--4-------------| 
|----------------------------------|------------------| 
|----------------------------------|------------------| 
  Dutch pink in a downtown train 



|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|--------------------------------------4--4--2----|---| 
|-------------------------------------x---------5-|-4-| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
  Two dollar pistol, but the gun won't shoot 


                          Em 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
|----------------------------------------|------------| 
  I'm in the corner in the pouring rain 



|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-------------------4-5--5--5-|-4~--------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
  16 men on a deadman's chest 


                              B7 
|-----------------------------------------|-----------| 
|-----------------------------------------|-----------| 
|-----------------------------------------|-2---------| 
|-----------------------------------------|---5-4~----| 
|-----------------------------------------|-----------| 
|-----------------------------------------|-----------| 
  And I've been drinking from a broken cup 



|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|-5-4-1----------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
  Two pair of pants and a mohair vest 


                          Em 
|-----------------------------------------------------| 
|-----------------------------------------------------| 
|-----------------------------------------------------| 
|-----------------------------------------------------| 
|----------------------------------------------2-0----| 
|----------------------------------------0-2-3--------| 
  I'm full of bourbon, I can't stand up 




Chorus: 

    Am                        Em          
e|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
B|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
G|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
D|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
A|-0----------------------------0-|s2-----------------| 
E|-----------------------0--0-3---|-------------------| 
   Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                Em 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|-----------------------------------4--4--2--|--------| 
|-------------------------------------------5|-2------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


    Am                      Em 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|------------------------------0--|0s2----------------| 
|-----------------------0--0-3----|-------------------| 
  Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                 Em 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-----------------------------------7--7-7-5|--5b-----| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


verse 2: 

  Schiffer broke a bottle on Morgan's head 
  And I've been stepping on the devil's tail 

e|------------------------------------|---------------| 
B|------------------------------------|---------------| 
G|------------------------------------|---------------| 
D|------------------------------------|---1-4---------| 
A|------------------------------------|s2-----2-------| 
E|------------------------------------|---------------| 
  Across the stripes of a full moon's head 



|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|----------------------4-3-4-3-4-3---|----------------| 
|-----------------------------------6|-5--------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
  Through the bars of a Cuban jail 



|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|----------------------------5--5----|----------------| 
|---------------------------------4--|----------------| 
|-----------------------------------5|-4--------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
|------------------------------------|----------------| 
  Bloody fingers on a purple knife 

  A flamingo drinking from a cocktail glass 
  I'm on the lawn with someone else's wife 


|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
|-------------------------------------------7|-7-7-7--| 
|--------------------------------------------|--------| 
  Come admire the view from upon the top of the mast 


Chorus: 


    Am                        Em          
e|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
B|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
G|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
D|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
A|-0--------------------2--2--0---|-------------------| 
E|-------------------------------3|-s7----------------| 
   Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                Em 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-----------------------------------4--2----------|---| 
|-----------------------------------------5-4--2s-|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|-0-| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


    Am                      Em 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|---------------------------------|-------------------| 
|-0------------------------------0|-2-----------------| 
|-------------------------0--0-3--|-------------------| 
  Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                 Em 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
  Your house is on fire, your children... 

Solo: 

e|------------|-------------------|-------------------| 
B|------------|-------------------|-------------------| 
G|----------2-|4-----------4------|---------4-2~------| 
D|---2--2-5---|--2--2-2--2---2-2--|--2--2-5-----------| 
A|------------|-------------------|-------------------| 
E|------------|-------------------|-------------------| 
  ...are alone 



|-----------------------|-----------------------------| 
|--------------1-0------|--5h4-5-4-0--5~5~~5~5~-5-----| 
|--0---------------2----|-----------------------------| 
|----4-2-1-----------4--|-----------------------------| 
|-----------------------|-----------------------------| 
|-----------------------|-----------------------------| 




|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|----4----4----4-----4-4---3-4|3-4-3-4-3--------------| 
|--2----2----2----2-----------|----------6-4-3--3-----| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------| 




|----------------|-----------------------0------|-----| 
|----------------|-0-1-0---------------0---0----|-----| 
|----------------|-------2-0---------0-------0-0h2----| 
|--------4---4---|-----------4-2-1-2------------|-----| 
|-2--s6----------|------------------------------|-----| 
|--------------7-|------------------------------|-----| 


Chorus: 


    Am                        Em          
e|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
B|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
G|0h2~----------------------------|-------------------| 
D|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
A|--------------------------------|-2-----------------| 
E|----------------------------0-3-|-------------------| 
   Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                Em 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-----------------------------------------------0-|-0-| 
|-----------------------------------------0-2-3---|---| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


    Am                      Em 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|--------------------------------------2--2-2-2-|--1~-| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
  Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                 Em 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|----------------------------------------------0-|0h2-| 
|---------------------------------------0--0-3---|----| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


verse 3: 

e|----------------------------------------------|-----| 
B|----------------------------------------------|-----| 
G|--------------------------------------4-4-2---|-----| 
D|--------------------------------------------5-|-2~--| 
A|----------------------------------------------|-----| 
E|----------------------------------------------|-----| 
  Yellow sheets in a Hong Kong bed 


  
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|------------------0h2--------------------------|-----| 
|----------------------0------------------------|-----| 
|---------------------------------------------5-|5b---| 
  Stayzbo horn and a Singerland slide 



|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-------------------------------------------4-5-|--4~-| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
  To the carnival is what she said 



|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|-2--| 
|----------------------------------------------2-|----| 
|------------------------------------------0-3---|----| 
  A hundred dollars makes it dark inside 



|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|------------------------------------------------|----| 
|----------------------------------------1-------|-0--| 
|-------------------------------------------2----|----| 
|----------------------------------------------3-|----| 
  Edna Millon in a drop dead suit 



|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|---------------------------------------------1-|-4---| 
|-2---------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
  Dutch pink in a downtown train 



|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|---------------------------------------------4-|-4~--| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
|-----------------------------------------------|-----| 
  Two dollar pistol, but the gun won't shoot 



|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-----------------------------------------------2-|-0-| 
|----------------------------------------0--2-3---|---| 
  I'm in the corner in the pouring rain 

Chorus: 


    Am                Em          
e|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
B|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
G|---------------------4-4--4-2---|-------------------| 
D|------------------------------5-|-4-----------------| 
A|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
E|--------------------------------|-------------------| 
   Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                Em 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|---| 
|-------------------------------------------------|-2-| 
|----------------------------------------7/-/-5s2-|---| 
  Your house is on fire, your children are alone 


    Am                      Em 
|--------------------------------------------------|--| 
|--------------------------------------------------|--| 
|--------------------------4-----------------------|--| 
|----------------------------------5--5-----5------|--| 
|-----------------------------5h6h7---5h6h7-5h6h7--|--| 
|--------------------------------------------------|--| 
  Hey little bird, fly away home 


       B7                 Em 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-------------------------------------------|---------| 
|-----------------------------------------0-|---------| 
|-------------------------------------0-3---|---------| 
  Your house is on fire, your children... 

End/Solo: 

e|----------------------|-----------------------------| 
B|----------------------|-----------------------------| 
G|---4-4---4-4-4--4---4-|-4--4-4---4--2---------------| 
D|----------------------|----------------5--4~~-------| 
A|----------------------|-----------------------------| 
E|----------------------|-----------------------------| 
  ...are alone 



|-----------------------------|-----------------------|| 
|----------------2~-----------|-----------------------|| 
|----------2--4------4--------|-----------------------|| 
|---4~--5---------------------|-----------------------|| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------|| 
|-----------------------------|-----------------------|| 
		  

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