Whiskey In The Jar Uke tab by Metallica

4 Chords used in the song: F,Dm,Bb,B

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Metallica ? whiskey in the jar    A: 3-3-5-7 8-5-7-3-5-8 
Tuning:GCEA-ukulele
Intro: F F Dm Dm Bb Bb F F Dm Dm Bb Bb
F F Dm Dm
As I was goin' over the Cork and Kerry mountains

Bb Bb F F
I saw Captain Farrell and his money he was countin'

F F Dm Dm
I first produced my pistol and then produced my rapier

Bb Bb F F
I said "stand and deliver or the devil he may take you"



F F Dm Dm Bb Bb F F


F F Dm Dm
I took all of his money and it was a pretty penny

Bb Bb F F
I took all of his money and I brought it home to Molly

F F Dm Dm
She swore that she loved me, no never would she leave me

Bb Bb F F
For the devil take that woman for you know she tricked me easy



B B > > > > Bb Bb
Musharainabemadumb-da! Whack for my daddy-o
Bb Bb
Whack for my daddy-o
Whack for my daddy-o
F F Dm Dm
There's whiskey in the jar-o



F F Dm Dm Bb Bb F F



F F Dm Dm
Being drunk and weary I went to Molly's chamber

Bb Bb F F
Takin' my Molly with me but I never knew the danger

F F Dm Dm
For about six or maybe seven in walked Captain Farrell

Bb Bb F F
I jumped up, fired off my pistols and I shot him with both barrels



B B > > > > Bb Bb
Musharainabemadumb-da! Whack for my daddy-o
Bb Bb
Whack for my daddy-o F F Dm Dm
Whack for my daddy-o There's whiskey in the jar-o
Now some men like a fishin' but some men like the fowlin'
Some men like to hear, to hear the cannonball roarin'
But me, I like sleepin', 'specially in my Molly's chamber
But here I am in prison, here I am with a ball and chain, yeah
B B > > > > Bb Bb
Musharainabemadumb-da! Whack for my daddy-o
Bb Bb
Whack for my daddy-o F F Dm Dm
Whack for my daddy-o There's whiskey in the jar-o
by jgtman

 

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Chords are correct, but not lined up even close to correct. Space em out properly and I will approve.
28 Jan 2011
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cool tab
25 Dec 2010
DeanOnFire avatar
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The chords going into the chorus seem a little off...B to Bb?
21 Nov 2010
About this song

"Whiskey in the Jar" is a famous Irish traditional song, set in the Cork and Kerry mountains, about a highwayman who is betrayed by his wife or lover. One of the most widely performed traditional Irish songs, it has been recorded by professional artists since the 1950s. Thin Lizzy - the great Irish Rock band brought it to the attention of the public in 1972. Metallica covered in 1998.