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    Say It Ain't So

    Weezer


    Original Recording tuned down ½ step.  All chords get ½ measure unless noted.  Chords in parentheses are anticipated.

     

    Chord Guide

           13421

    C#m:  x46654

          134211

    G#:   466544

          134211

    A:    577655

           231

    E:    022100

           134

    C#5:  x466xx

          134

    G#5:  466xxx

          134

    A5:   577xxx

           12

    E5:   022xxx

           134

    B5:   x244xx

     

     

    Main Riff:

     

    w/Main Riff:

    C#m    (G#)    A    (E)     x2

     

    w/Main and Reggae Riffs:

    C#m    (G#)    A    (E)  

    C#m    (G#)    A    (E) (hold)

     

    w/Reggae Riff:

    C#m          (G#)         A               (E)

    Somebody's Heine' is crowdin' my icebox

    C#m         (G#)             A            (E)

    Somebody's cold one is givin' me chills

    C#m           (G#)          A         (E) (hold)

    Guess I'll just close my eyes

     

    w/Main and Reggae Riffs:

          C#m   (G#)         A         (E)

    Oh yeah              Oh right

             C#m   (G#)    A         (E) (hold)

    Feels good            inside

     

    w/Reggae Riff:

    C#m        (G#)     A            (E)

    Flip on the tele,  wrestle with Jimmy

    C#m          (G#)               A          (E)

    Something is bubbling  Behind my back

    C#m         (G#)           A         (E)

    The bottle is ready to blow

     

    Chorus:

    C#5  G#5  A5            (E5)

                     Say it ain't so

    C#5             G#5       A5      (E5)

           Your drug   is a heartbreaker

    C#5  G#5  A5         (E5)

                     Say it ain't so

    C#5        G#5     A5    (E5) (hold)

        My love      is a lifetaker

     

    w/Main and Reggae Riffs:

    C#m  G#  A  E   x2

     

    w/Reggae Riff:

    C#m         (G#)     A           (E)

    I can't confront you, I never could do

    C#m                   (G#)           A               (E)

    That which might hurt you, so try and be cool, when I say

    C#m   (G#)    A                               (E)                                  

    This way is a waterslide away from me that takes you further every

    C#m   (G#)           A    (E)

    day,     hey, so be cool

     

    Chorus

     

    Bridge:

    B5 (1)

        Dear Daddy, I write you

    E5                 G5

         in spite of years of silence.

    B5 (1)  

         You've cleaned up, found Jesus,

    E5                       G5

         things are good or so I hear.

    B5 (1)  

         This bottle of Steven's

    E5               G5

         awakens ancient feelings.

    B5 (1)                               

         Like father, stepfather,

    E5                 G5

         the son is drowning in the flood.

     

    Instrumental Chorus

     

    Chorus

     

    Intro Riff x2

     

    Hold E


    This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.