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Anthrax - Deathrider tab

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DEATHRIDER
As recorded by Anthrax
(From the 1984 Album FISTFUL OF METAL)

Transcribed by Steve Rubaszek and Stephen Elvidge
	

Words and Music by Anthrax
Arranged by Anthrax

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Guitar 1'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Guitar 2'

    Q=160
   4/4
    Gtr I
      PM----------|             PM--------|
    E S   S S S S S E. E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||--------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-------------------------|-------------------------------o||
||------------------4--2--5-|--------------------------------||
||--2---------------2--0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------||
||o-0-0---0-0-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2-o||
||--------------------------|--------------------------------||
|
|   Gtr II
|   E H..                     W
||--------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-------------------------|-------------------------------o||
||--------------------------|--------------------------------||
||--2-----------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-0-----------------------|-------------------------------o||
||--------------------------|--------------------------------||


    PM---------|                PM---------|
  E S  S S S S S E.    E. E   E S  S S S S S S S S S S S S S
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|----------------4-----2--5-|---------------------------------|
|-2--------------2-----0--3-|-2--------------2h3p2h3p2p0------|
|-0-0--0-0-0-0-0------------|-0-0--0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2--|
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|
| E Q.           E  Q.        E Q.           E   Q.
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-2--------------2----------|-2--------------2----------------|
|-0--------------0----------|-0--------------0----------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------------|


    PM---------|                PM--------|
  E S  S S S S S E.    E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|----------------4-----2--5-|--------------------------------|
|-2--------------2-----0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------|
|-0-0--0-0-0-0-0------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2--|
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|
| E Q.           E  Q.        W
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|---------------------------|--------------------------------|
|-2--------------2----------|-2------------------------------|
|-0--------------0----------|-0------------------------------|


    Gtrs I, II
      PM--------|             PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E. E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  4x
||------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-------------------------------o||
||----------------4--2--5-|--------------------------------||
||--2-------------2--0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------||
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2-o||
||------------------------|--------------------------------||


      PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|------------------------|
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||--5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--7--|
||o-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6--5--|
||------------------------------|------------------------|


    PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
|-----------------------------|------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------o||
|-----------------------------|---------------------6--||
|-5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--4--||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6----o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------||


  H    H       W          H    H       H    H
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------7----|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------5----|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-10---------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|--8---------|


                                      PM--------------|
  H    H       W          H    H      S S S S S S S S S Q..
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------------------------|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-------------------------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-------|


      PM--------|             PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E. E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  4x
||------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-------------------------------o||
||----------------4--2--5-|--------------------------------||
||--2-------------2--0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------||
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2-o||
||------------------------|--------------------------------||


      PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|------------------------|
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||--5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--7--|
||o-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6--5--|
||------------------------------|------------------------|


    PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
|-----------------------------|------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------o||
|-----------------------------|---------------------6--||
|-5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--4--||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6----o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------||


  H    H       W          H    H       H    H
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------7----|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------5----|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-10---------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|--8---------|


                                      PM--------------|
  H    H       W          H    H      S S S S S S S S S Q..
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------------------------|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-------------------------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-------|


      PM------------------------|
    E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E. E. E. E. E E
||--------------------------------|-----------------|
||o-------------------------------|-----------------|
||--------------------------------|-----------------|
||--4-----------------------------|-2--4--5--6--7-8-|
||o-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-0--2--3--4--5-6-|
||--------------------------------|-----------------|


    PM------------------------|
  E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   H    H
|-------------------------------|------------||
|-------------------------------|-----------o||
|-------------------------------|------------||
|-4-----------------------------|-7----------||
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-5----7----o||
|-------------------------------|------5-----||


      PM--------------|          PM--------------|
    E S S S S S S S S S E. E   E S S S S S S S S S E. E
||---------------------------|--------------------------|
||o--------------------------|--------------------------|
||---------------------------|--------------------------|
||--2-------------------5--7-|-2-------------------5--7-|
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|
||---------------------------|--------------------------|


    PM--------------|
  E S S S S S S S S S E. E   H    H     4x
|--------------------------|------------||
|--------------------------|-----------o||
|--------------------------|------------||
|-2-------------------5--7-|-5----3-----||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|-3----1----o||
|--------------------------|------------||


             PM--------|
  W          S S S S S S S S S Q..
|----------|-------------------------|
|----------|-------------------------|
|----------|-------------------------|
|----------|-------------------------|
|----------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------|
|----------|-------------------------|


      PM--------|             PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E. E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  4x
||------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-------------------------------o||
||----------------4--2--5-|--------------------------------||
||--2-------------2--0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------||
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2-o||
||------------------------|--------------------------------||


      PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|------------------------|
||------------------------------|------------------------|
||--5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--7--|
||o-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6--5--|
||------------------------------|------------------------|


    PM--------|   PM--------|     PM--------|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   E S S S S S S E. E. E
|-----------------------------|------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------o||
|-----------------------------|---------------------6--||
|-5-------------5-------------|-5-------------5--8--4--||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-3--6----o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------||


  H    H       W          H    H       H    H
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------7----|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------5----|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-10---------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|--8---------|


                                      PM--------------|
  H    H       W          H    H      S S S S S S S S S Q..
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-------------------------|
|-7---------|-----------|-7---------|-------------------------|
|-5----8----|-10--------|-5----8----|-------------------------|
|------6----|--8--------|------6----|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-------|


      PM--------------|          PM--------------|
    E S S S S S S S S S E. E   E S S S S S S S S S E. E
||---------------------------|--------------------------|
||o--------------------------|--------------------------|
||---------------------------|--------------------------|
||--2-------------------5--7-|-2-------------------5--7-|
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|
||---------------------------|--------------------------|


    PM--------------|
  E S S S S S S S S S E. E   H    H
|--------------------------|------------||
|--------------------------|-----------o||
|--------------------------|------------||
|-2-------------------5--7-|-5----3-----||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-3-0-3--5-|-3----1----o||
|--------------------------|------------||


      PM--------|             PM--------|
    E S S S S S S E. E. E   E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  3x
||------------------------|--------------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-------------------------------o||
||----------------4--2--5-|--------------------------------||
||--2-------------2--0--3-|-2-------------2h3p2h3p2p0------||
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------------3p2-o||
||------------------------|--------------------------------||


    PM--------|
  E S S S S S S E. E. E   +W           +Q..   S S S S S S S S S
|-----------------------|------------|--------------------------*|
|-----------------------|------------|--------------------------*|
|---------------4--2--5-|-(5)--------|-(5)----------------------*|
|-2-------------2--0--3-|-(3)--------|-(3)----2h3p2h3p2p0-----2-*|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---------|------------|--------------------3p2-0-*|
|-----------------------|------------|--------------------------*|



Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
 - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

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