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Rage Against The Machine - Wake Up tab

Song: Wake Up
Artist: Rage Against the Machine
Album: Matrix Soundtrack
Transcribed by: AlEjAnDrO LeDeSmA |aleledesma_86@hotmail.com or juggnot@yahoo.com|
Tunning: Dropped D Tunning (eBGDAD)

Intro (~~~= let the note ring)
e|-------|
B|-------|
G|-------|
D|-------|
A|--5~~~-|
D|--0~~~-|

Gtr. I (listen for rythm & timing)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-| repeat as many 
D|--6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-| times as needed
A|--5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-|
D|--0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|

Gtr. II (gb= gradual bend; br= release the bending)
e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|--7~~~--7gb~~~---7br~~~--7gb~~~--7br~~~-| repeat as necessary
D|----------------------------------------|
A|--5~~~--5gb~~~---5br~~~--5gb~~~--5br~~~-|
D|----------------------------------------|
   |-| <-- this note is played only the first time

both end on
e|-------|
B|-------|
G|-------|
D|-------|
A|--0~~~-|
D|--0~~~-|

Bass plays the background sound

Pre- Chorus: with some kind of fuck**g distortion...wha wha? (fbr= full bend and release/ br= bend 
and release)
e|--12br--12br--|
B|--15fbr-15fbr-|
G|--------------| 4 times
D|--------------|
A|--------------|
D|--------------|

Chorus: the note between brackets i?m not sure...but sounds ok when played alone
e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|------------------------------|
A|--------3---3--------(3)------|
D|--0-0-5---5----5-3-5-----5-3b-|
also, i found this version while surfing on the web...its from Nick Haworth (nickh@cam.dungeon.com)
e|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|---------3-----2--3------------------|
D|-0--0--0-----0-------0--3--5--0--3--2|

the fourth time goes this i think...anyway, its a variation from the thingy above
e|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|
G|-----------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|
A|--------3---3h6-6-6h8-8-8h10-|
D|--0-0-5---5------------------|
kind of muted     .     .

then, back to
e|----------------------------|
B|----------------------------|
G|----------------------------|
D|----------------------------|
A|--------3---3--------3------|
D|--0-0-5---5----5-3-5---5-3b-|

and ends on 
e|---------|
B|---------|
G|--7gb~~~-|
D|---------|
A|--5gb~~~-|
D|---------|

Verse riff
Gtr. I (//= slide up; /= slide down)
e|---------------------------|
B|---------------------------|
G|---------------------------|
D|---------------------------|
A|--3//5-8/5--10/5--3-4-3//5-|
D|---------------------------|

Gtr. II 
Gtr. II, up to when zack sings "all in the air..." that both bass and guitar stops, is just rake and
messing around with a wah wah. after that part, it keeps more or less the same, until you can hear this:
(played like SKA). 
e|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
B|--6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|
G|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
D|--------------------|
A|--------------------|
D|--------------------|

after this, it keeps raking, but with this riff that is played once in a while (at the end of each measure)
(/= slide down)
e|--10/-|
B|--10/-|
G|--11/-|
D|------|
A|------|
D|------|

then, both guitars join to play again the chorus, which ends on (//= slide up)
e|------------|
B|--//15fb~~~-|
G|------------|
D|--//12fb~~~-|
A|------------|
D|------------|

verse keeps the same, but with one variation that is heard when zack sings "twenty twenty inches..."
the variation is this one (//= slide up):
e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------//8-5-8-5-8-5-8-5-8-5-|
A|--3/5-8/5--10/5--3-4-----------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------|

Solo (some weird effect, i believe almost the same one as in "show me how to live", right??)
e|---------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------|
G|--7~~~--9-10-12-10-9-5-5~~~--9-10-7~~~-| twice
D|---------------------------------------|
A|--5~~~--7-8--10-8--7-3-3~~~--7-8--5~~~-|
D|---------------------------------------|

Interlude (i?m not sure about this being 100% correct, but sounds good too)
(p.m.= palm muted)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------0~~~----------------3~~~----------------0~~~-|
D|---3-2-3-5-3-2-5-0~~~--3-2-3-5-3-2-5-3~~~--3-2-3-5-3-2-5-0~~~-|
p.m. . . . . . . .       . . . . . . .       . . . . . . . 
e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
D|---3-2-3-5-3-2-5-----3-2-3-5-3-2-5-----3-2-3-5-3-2-5-|
p.m. . . . . . . .     . . . . . . .     . . . . . . . 
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------| the note between () is a ghost 
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------| note...i?m not sure about it, 
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------| but it sounds good
D|----3-2-3-5-3-2-5-(0)-3-2-3-5-3-2-5-(0)-3-2-3-5-3-2-5-(0)-3-2-3-5-3-2-5-(0)-|
p.m.  . . . . . . .  .  . . . . . . .  .  . . . . . . .  .  . . . . . . .  .
after a while, p.m. is no longer present
when zack shouts, is comes to this:
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-| repeat as many times as needed, releasing
D|--6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-| after a while the p.m.
A|--5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-|
D|--0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|
p.m.. . . .   . . . . . . . .   . . . .   . . . . . . . .   . . . . 

and goes back to the intro:
Gtr. I (listen for rythm & timing)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-| repeat as many 
D|--6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6---6-6-6-6-| times as needed
A|--5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---5-5-5-5-|
D|--0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0-|

Gtr. II (gb= gradual bend; br= release the bending)
e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|--7~~~--7gb~~~---7br~~~--7gb~~~--7br~~~-| repeat as necessary
D|----------------------------------------|
A|--5~~~--5gb~~~---5br~~~--5gb~~~--5br~~~-|
D|----------------------------------------|
   |-| <-- this note is played only the first time
then, again, with some kind of distortion, very probably, wah wah
e|--12br--12br--|
B|--15fbr-15fbr-|
G|--------------| many times
D|--------------|
A|--------------|
D|--------------|

then, with a more or less clean guitar, plays this
e|------------------------|
B|------------------------|
G|------------------------| 2 times, i think
D|-0~~~--5~~~--0~~~--5~~~-|
A|-0~~~--5~~~--0~~~--5~~~-|
D|-0~~~--5~~~--0~~~--5~~~-|

and...
e|--12br--12br--|
B|--15fbr-15fbr-|
G|--------------| many times
D|--------------|
A|--------------|
D|--------------|

then, goes back to the chorus, and ends with some fuck**g noises, mainly effects made with the amp, pedals, 
vibrato and his guitar...
ends on
e|------|
B|------|
G|------|
D|-0~~~-|
A|-0~~~-|
D|-0~~~-|

that?s all. hope you liked it. any correction, please, e mail me, ok? thanks. 

                      Complains, request for other tabs, questions: 
        |~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|
        |---------------------------Alejandro Ledesma----------------------------|
        |-------------------------aleledesma_86@hotmail.com----------------------|
        |-----------------------------icq: 57681056------------------------------|
        |------------------------buenos aires, argentina-------------------------|
        |----------------------------------2003----------------------------------|
        |~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~|   
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