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Therion - Blood Of Kingu tab

Artist: Therion
Song: Blood of Kingu
Album: Sirius B
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                          Tabbed by Debiliator
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All the other tabs for it on here are wrong and in the totally the wrong tuning! Not all 
the song but better than nothing!!

Tuning: D# (D# G# C# F# A# D#)

Lower your tone to about 6 to match the sound of the guitars!

Track Length: 5:45
.= Palm Mute
x= Mute note/chord (with palm [Riff 2]/finger [Riff 4])
*= This note is the start of the solo repeating
~= Let chord/note ring

Riff 1 (0:21~0:54) x6
D#|-------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------|
F#|--9------10-------9-------7-77-5-55--|
C#|--9------10-------9-------7-77-5-55--|
G#|--7-------8-------7-------5-55-3-33--|
D#|----00000---00000---00000------------|
       .....   .....   .....

Riff 2 (0:55~1:17) x2
D#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-4-x---------------------------4-x---------------5------7--|
G#|-2-x-222-222-222-222-2-2-3-2---2-x-222-222-23333-3-5555-5--|
D#|-----------------------------5-----------------------------|
                ... ... ... ... . . . . .     ... ... .....   ....
D#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-7-x---------------------------7-x---------------7------5--|
G#|-5-x-555-555-555-555-5-5-6-5---5-x-555-555-55555-5-3333-3--|
D#|-----------------------------8-----------------------------|
                ... ... ... ... . . . . .     ... ... .....   ....

Solo 1 (1:17~1:39) x4 (Tone at max here)
(Played w/ Riff 1 in background x4)
D#|----7---8---7---8---7---8---7---8---7---8---7---8----|
A#|--5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------|
C#|-----------------------------------------------------|
G#|-----------------------------------------------------|
D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
Not perfect, I think the 2nd time through might be different, it might just be the drums 
it sound like that!
D#|----8-7-5-------------|
A#|--5-------8-7-5---5*--|
F#|----------------8-----|
C#|----------------------|
G#|----------------------|
D#|----------------------|
On last play through, the last ‘8’ is instead a half bend at ‘9’.
Back to just Riff 1 (1:39~2:01) x4
Back to Riff 2 (2:02~2:24) x2

Riff 3 (2:24~2:46) x2
D#|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|--2-2-2-----------------------------4--------------------------|
D#|--0-0-0-000-000-000-000-000-000-000-2-222-222-222-222-222-222--|
     . . . ... ... ... ... ... ... ... . ... ... ... ... ... ...
D#|-------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|----------5-----------------------------------4--------------|
D#|--222-222-3-333-333-333-333-333-3-5-555-3-333-2-222-222-222--|
     ... ...   ... ... ... ... ... . . ... . ... . ... ... ...
D#|---------------|
A#|---------------|
F#|---------------|
C#|---------------|
G#|---------------|
D#|--222-222-222--|
          ... ... ...

Riff 4 (2:46~3:09) x2
D#|-----------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------|
C#|-------7------7-7------7------7-7--|
G#|--5555-5-5555-5-5-5555-5-5555-5-5--|
D#|-----------------------------------|
     ....   ....     ....   ....
D#|-----------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------|
C#|-------7------7-7------7------7-7--|
G#|-------x------x-x------x------x-x--|
D#|--5555-5-5555-5-5-5555-5-5555-5-5--|
     ....   ....     ....   ....
D#|-----------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------|
C#|-------5------5-5------5------5-5--|
G#|--3333-3-3333-3-3-3333-3-3333-3-3--|
D#|-----------------------------------|
     ....   ....     ....   ....
D#|-----------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------|
C#|-------5------5-5------5------5-5--|
G#|-------x------x-x------x------x-x--|
D#|--3333-3-3333-3-3-3333-3-3333-3-3--|
     ....   ....     ....   ....

Back to Riff 1 (3:09~3:31) x4
Back to Riff 2 (3:31~3:53) x2
Back to Riff 3 (3:53~4:15) x2
Back to Riff 4 (4:16~4:38) x2

Orchestra Riff (4:38~4:49)
(For those of you without an orchestra in your house! lol XD)
D#|----------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------|
F#|--9--9-9-9--7--------9--9-9-9--7--------|
C#|--------------8-9-8--------------8-9-8--|
G#|----------------------------------------|
D#|----------------------------------------|
     .  . . .  . . . .  .  . . .  . . . .
D#|----------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------|
F#|--9--9-9-9--7--------9--999-9-7---------|
C#|--------------8-9-8--------------8-9-8--|
G#|----------------------------------------|
D#|----------------------------------------|
     .  . . .  . . . .  .  ... . .  . . .

Solo 2 (4:49~5:00)
(Played w/ Orchestra Riff [If used]) x4 (End of 4th time w/o tremolo)
D#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-----------------------------------------------------------|
D#|-----------------------------------------------------------|

Outro Riff (5:34~5:45)
D#|------|
A#|------|
F#|------|
C#|--2~--|
G#|--2~--|
D#|--0~--|

Ok so it’s basically the whole song, I figured out the rest of the song while tabbing 
The orchestra riff can also be used at the start if you want but the series of ‘9’ notes 
tremolos, enjoy!

There’s an outro solo but ain’t figured out that yet XD

Any changes/updates/queries/etc. e-mail me at: lukeparny30@hotmail.com!
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