Alter Bridge - Ghost Of Days Gone By tab version 1

Alter Bridge - "Ghost of Days Gone By"
From the Album "AB III"
Tuning - Guitar 1 - Db Ab Db Gb Bb Eb
         Guitar 2 - Db Ab Db Gb Bb Db (needed for Main riff & solo)
tabbed by jjhand


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Intro - Guitar 1 w/ flangereb|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--9-|--9--9--9--9--9--9--9--9-|Bb|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|Gb|-------------------------|-------------------------|Db|-------------------------|-------------------------|Ab|-------------------------|-------------------------|Db|-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10----|-------------------------||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|
Main Riff - at 0:07
Guitar 1, similar to introeb|-------10----------------|--9---------------|-10----------------|Bb|-------10----x8----------|-10----x8---------|-10----x8----------|Gb|-------------------------|------------------|-------------------|Db|-------------------------|------------------|-------------------|Ab|-------------------------|------------------|-------------------|Db|-------------------------|------------------|-------------------|
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| Guitar 2 - w/ fingers (w/ pick-up notes from previous beat)db|-0h2-|-4-2-0-------------|------------------|-------------------|Bb|-----|-------3p2---3-----|--------------3---|-2-----------3-0---|Gb|-----|-----------2-------|------------------|-------------------|Db|-----|-------------------|-------------4----|-2-----------------|Ab|-----|-------2---------2-|-2---2-2-2-2----0-|-----0-0-0-0-------|Db|-0---|-------------------|------------------|-------------------|
Guitar 1|--12-------------|-10-----------12-|-12----------------||--10----x8-------|-10----x7-----10-|-10----x8----------||-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
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| Guitar 2|-------------2---|-----------------|-------------------||---2-----0h2---3-|-3---------------|-------------------||-----------------|---------2-------|-------------------||-------2---------|---------------0-|(0)--------0-4p2p0-||-0---0-----------|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-5-5-5---5-5-5---|-5-5-5-5-5---------|
Guitar 1|-10--------------|-10--------------||-10----x8--------|-10----x8--------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|
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| Guitar 2|-----------------|-0---------------||-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----2-----------||-------------4/5-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|---0---0-0-0-0-0-|
Verse 1- Repeat Main Riff 2x "The misery I know Like a friend that won't let go Is creeping up on me now once again So I sing this song tonight To the ghost that will not die And somehow it seems to haunt til the end"
Chorus - 2 Guitars w/ Distortion (#2 does high strings) Gb2 Ebm Ebm7db|-----------|---------------|----------------|--------0------|-----0---------|Bb|-----------|---------------|----------------|--------3------|-----3---------|Gb|-----------|--------7------|-----7----------|-0------0------|-0---0---------|Db|-x-0-0-12\-|-7------7------|-7---7----------|-2------2------|-2---2---------|Ab|-x-0-0-12\-|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2------2------|-2---2-----x-x-|Db|-x---------|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2------2------|-2---2-----x-x-|
"Do you feel the same For what was remained"
Bb5 Ab5 Ab|------------------|------------------|-------------|------------||-0-------0--------|-0---0---0--------|-2--2--2--2--|-2--0-------||-4-------4--------|-4---4---4---2----|-2--2--2--2--|-2--2----2--||-4-------4--------|-4---4---4---2----|-2--2--2--2--|-2--2----2--||-2-------2--------|-2---2---2---0----|-0--0--0--0--|-0--0----0--||------------------|------------------|-------------|------------|"Yesterday is gone, we can't go back again"
|---------------|----------------|-0-------|---------------|----------------|-3-------|--------7------|-----7----------|-0-------|-7------7------|-7---7----------|-2-------|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2-------|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2-------"Do you ever cry for the Ghost of Days Gone By"
Verse 2 - Play Main Riff again 1x, then lyrics enter & repeat riff 2x "I remember summer days We were young & unafraid With innocence we'd glide beneath the stars It seems so long ago Beyond the life that I now know Before the years would have their way & break my heart" (1:53) Play Chorus Again Heavy Part - Starting at (2:14)
Guitar 2|-------------------||-------------------||-------------------||-0-----------------||-0--hold-----------||-0-----------------|
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| Guitar 1 - w/ tremelo set for eighth note spurts (play 2x)|--8---------|--------------|-13-----------|-13-----------||-10---------|-11-------10--|-10-----------|-10-----------||------------|-10-------10--|--------------|--------------||------------|--------------|--------------|--------------||------------|--------------|--------------|--------------||------------|--------------|--------------|--------------|
2:28 - PM all notes, except open strings (play 2x) -----------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|-----------------|--------------------|-----------------|-----5---3-5-1p0-|-1-1-0________V____-|-8p4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-0-3---4-----1p0-|-1-1-0________V____-| "And I know it's drawing closer With each day I feel the end"
V = open strings are lowered in pitch & released by pressing whammy bar down Part II -
***play 3x 4th time|-----------------|-----------------| -----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------| -----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------| -----------------|------------4NH--||-----------------|-----------------| -----------------|------------5NH--||-----------------|-----5---3-5-1p0-| -----------------|-----5---3-------||-8p4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-0-3---4-----1p0-| -8p4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-0-3---4---------|"I... don't want to die" etc.
(2:56) Heavy Riff 2 Guitar 1|----------------|-----------------||----------------|-----------------||----------------|-----------------||----------------|-----3-----3-----||-8-4-4-4-4------|-0-3-5-0-4-5-1p0-||-8-4-4-4-4------|-0-3---0-4---1p0-|
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| Guitar overdub|----------------|-----------------||---------3------|-----3-----3-----||---------2------|-----2-----2-----||---------0------|-----0-----0-----||----------------|-----------------||----------------|-----------------| "Die!________________________"
Solo - Guitar 2 ( Guitar 1 plays Chorus Chords as indicated)
Gb2 Ebmdb|-------------------------|-------------0-0--|-0----0--0--0--0--0-|Bb|-x\--/10-10-10-10-10-8-7-|-8-8/10~----------|/15--15-15-15-13-15-|Gb|-x\---0--0--0--0--0--0-0-|-0---0------------|--------------------|Db|-------------------------|------------------|--------------------|Ab|-------------------------|------------------|--------------------|Db|-------------------------|------------------|--------------------|
Bb5|--0---0-----0---------0-|-9---11---12---11--|-12--11--12-16-14-12--------||/20--20~---19h20p19-----|-0---0----0----0---|--0---0-------------14-12---||------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------14-||------------------------|-------------------|----------------------------||------------------------|-------------------|----------------------------||------------------------|-------------------|----------------------------|
Ab5|---------------------|-----14TP-----------||-----------15--------|-14-----------------||-14---14-------------|-14-----------------||-14-------------16---|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------|
Final Chorusdb|---------------|----------------|--------0------|-----0---------|Bb|---------------|----------------|--------3------|-----3---------|Gb|--------7------|-----7----------|-0------0------|-0---0---------|Db|-7------7------|-7---7----------|-2------2------|-2---2---------|Ab|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2------2------|-2---2-----x-x-|Db|-5------5------|-5---5----------|-2------2------|-2---2-----x-x-|1. "Do you feel the same For what was remained"2. "Do you ever cry for the Ghost of Days Gone By, Or do they"
Bb5 Ab5 Ab|------------------|------------------|-------------|------------||-0-------0--------|-0---0---0--------|-2--2--2--2--|-2--0-------||-4-------4--------|-4---4---4---2----|-2--2--2--2--|-2--2----2--||-4-------4--------|-4---4---4---2----|-2--2--2--2--|-2--2----2--||-2-------2--------|-2---2---2---0----|-0--0--0--0--|-0--0----0--||------------------|------------------|-------------|------------|1. "Yesterday is gone, we can't go back again"2. " haunt you like a ghost until the end? Haunt you until the ..."
Ending - Guitar 1 Repeats similarly until end:
db|-22-22-22-22-22-22-|-22-22-22-22b24-b24-22-|---19-----19---19--|----19---19---19-|Bb|-------------------|-----------------------|-----20b22--b22----|-b22--b22--b22---|Gb|-------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|-----------------|Db|-------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|-----------------|Ab|-------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|-----------------|Db|-------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|-----------------|
Guitar 2 plays "Heavy Riff 2" from before KEY ************************************ | / slide up | \ slide down | h hammer-on | p pull-off | ~ vibrato | NH natural harmonic | PM palm mute | V push tremelo bar in to lower string tone & release | x Mute note | b Bend | r Bend release ************************************
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