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 : Roadrunner United - 1. The Dagger :

Composer - Rob Flynn

Rob Flynn (Machine Head) - Guitar, vocals
Jordan Whelan (Still Remains) - Guitar
Jeff Waters (Annihilator) - Guitar (solo)
Christian Olde Wolbers (Fear factory) - Bass
Andols Herrik (Ex Chimara) - Drums
Howard Jones (Killswitch Engage) - Vocals

Tuning : Drop B (C# / G# / E / B / F# / B)      

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4|------------------------------------//////////////////////////////---------|
5|---------------(Massive pick scrape)//////////////////////////////---------|
6|------------------------------------//////////////////////////////---------|

Riff 1

both guitars
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3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|-------------------5---------------3---------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444444-3-444444-5-4444-1---------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444444---444444-5-4444-----------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ......   ......   ....

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3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------/9-8---9-8---9-8--------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444-----9-----9------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444------------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ...

guitar 1
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------/9-8---9-8-----9-8---9-8---------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444------9-----9-8-----9-----9-8-6v--------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....

guitar 2
1|--------------------------------/7-6---7-6---------------------------------|
2|-------------------------------------7-----7-6-4v--------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....


Riff 2

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4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ..

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3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------8-7---7--------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-----7-----8---8-2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-7-9-------------2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|
PM   ..       . . . . . . . .                   ..

Your tongue is a dagger
And I am bleeding
My faded dreams were all for you

[Bass bit]

And with one word, and with just one word
Choking the life, I breathe my last


Riff 3

guitar 2
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2|-66666666666666666666666666666666------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
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5|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

And with one look, and with just one look
You hold the key to this heart of glass

Riff 1

both guitars
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3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|-------------------5---------------3---------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444444-3-444444-5-4444-1---------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444444---444444-5-4444-----------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ......   ......   ....

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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------/9-8---9-8---9-8--------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444-----9-----9------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444------------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ...

guitar 1
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------/9-8---9-8-----9-8---9-8---------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444------9-----9-8-----9-----9-8-6v--------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....

guitar 2
1|--------------------------------/7-6---7-6---------------------------------|
2|-------------------------------------7-----7-6-4v--------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....


This is the withering
Iím aging years in moments
This is the path that leads
To my demise


Riff 2

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4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ..

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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------8-7---7--------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-----7-----8---8-2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-7-9-------------2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|


Your tongue is a dagger
And I am bleeding
My faded dreams were all for you

[bass bit]

And with one word, and with just one word
Youíve shattered my world and crushed my soul


Riff 3

guitar 2
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2|-66666666666666666666666666666666------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


And with one look, and with just one look
The rising sun has never felt so cold


Riff 1

both guitars
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|-------------------5---------------3---------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444444-3-444444-5-4444-1---------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444444---444444-5-4444-----------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ......   ......   ....
[ Tab from: http://www.guitaretab.com/m/misc/65015.html ]
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------/9-8---9-8---9-8--------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-444-----9-----9------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-444------------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   ...

guitar 1
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------/9-8---9-8-----9-8---9-8---------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444------9-----9-8-----9-----9-8-6v--------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....

guitar 2
1|--------------------------------/7-6---7-6---------------------------------|
2|-------------------------------------7-----7-6-4v--------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
6|-4-444444-5-44444----------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ......   .....


This is the suffering
The echoes of your voice haunt
This faded memory
Is my demise


Riff 2

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3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-9-5-8-3--------------------------------------------------------|
PM   ..

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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|------------------8-7---7--------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-22-3-t-9-----7-----8---8-2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|
6|-2-22-3-t-9-7-9-------------2-3-t-9-9-5-8-3-2-22-3-t-9v--------------------|
PM   ..       . . . . . . . .                   ..


Your tongue is a dagger
And I am bleeding
My faded dreams were all for...


Riff 4

both guitars
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|-----------------------------------------7-5-4v----------------------------|
4|---5----7---9-5-7-4-5-2---5----7---9-5-7-----------------------------------|
5|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
6|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
PM     .    .                 .    .

1|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---5----7---9-5-7-4-5-2---5----7---5v--------------------------------------|
5|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
6|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
PM     .    .                 .    .

And I feel this all too slow
And Iíve been here for so long
And I feel so empty
As you walk away


Riff 5

*pick scrape*

both guitars
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------2-----------------------------------------------|
5|-222-222-222-222-222---------------5p4v------------------------------------|
6|-222-222-222-222-222-0-2-5---0-2-5-----------------------------------------|
PM ... ... ... ... ... . . . . . . . .

What have you done?
What have you done?
What have you done?
What have you done?


Rythm Under solo

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5|-4-44-7-77-2-22-2-22-4-44-7-77-9-99-t-9-7----------------------------------|
6|-4-44-7-77-2-22-2-22-4-44-7-77-9-99-t-9-7----------------------------------| X2

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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|-4-44-7-77-----------4-44-7-77-9-99-t-9-7----------------------------------|
5|-2-22-5-55-5-55-5-55-2-22-5-55-7-77-8-7-5----------------------------------|
6|-----------5-55-5-55-------------------------------------------------------| X2

1|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|-9-9999-9-9999-9-7-7777-7-7777-7-t-tttt-t-tttt-t-w-wwww-w-wwww-------------|
5|-7-7777-7-7777-7-5-5555-5-5555-5-8-8888-8-8888-8-t-tttt-t-tttt-------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------| X2
PM   ....   ....     ....   ....     ....   ....     ....   ....

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4|-99999999999999997777777777777777ttttttttttttttttwwwwwwwwwwwww-------------|
5|-777777777777777755555555555555558888888888888888ttttttttttttt-------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------| X2
PM .............................................................


----------[solo] - couldnít work out.----------


Riff 6

guitar 1
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|-16-------16-------17----17----14------------------------------------------|
4|----14-14----14-14----14----14----14---------------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

guitar 2
1|-19-------19-------20----20----17------------------------------------------|
2|----17-17----17-17----17----17----17---------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Riff 6 is 8 bars long, guitar 2 comes in in bar 6 for the last 2 bars.

I would give it all away
For the chance to shine again
I would freely pay the price
For the touch of your hand


Riff 4

both guitars
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|-----------------------------------------7-5-4v----------------------------|
4|---5----7---9-5-7-4-5-2---5----7---9-5-7-----------------------------------|
5|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
6|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
PM     .    .                 .    .

1|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---5----7---9-5-7-4-5-2---5----7---5v--------------------------------------|
5|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
6|-2---25---5-------------2---25---5-----------------------------------------|
PM     .    .                 .    .

And I feel this all too slow
And Iíve been here for so long
And I feel so empty
As you walk away


Riff 7

both guitars
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2|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
5|-2-0-2-202-2-0-2-0-3-5-0--(8-7-5-8-7-5)------------------------------------|
6|-2-0-2-202-2-0-2-0-3-5-0--(8-7-5-8-7-5)------------------------------------|

brackets played every 4th time round

What have you done?
What have you become?
All is lost
We are left with sorrow

What have you done?
What have you become?
All is lost
We are left with sorrow

What have you done?
What have you done?
What have you done?
What have you done?
What have you!...

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Key

| / - slide up
| \ - slide down
| t - 10
| w - 12
| e - 11
| h - hammer on
| p - pull off
| * - pinch harmonic
| v - vibrato
| PM - palm mute
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