Anthrax - Across The River tab

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ACROSS THE RIVER
As recorded by Anthrax
(From the 1983 Album FISTFUL OF METAL)

Transcribed by Riffer Madness
	

Words and Music by Dan Lilker & Scott Ian

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Dan Spitz'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Scott Ian'

   Intro
    Fast Rock Q=256
    N.C.                                      N.C.
   4/4
    Gtrs I, II
    PM------------------------------------------------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E 4x E E E E E E E E||------------------|------------------||-||------------------|||o-----------------|-----------------o||-||o-----------------|||------------------|------------------||-||------------------|||------------------|------------------||-||------------------|||o-----------------|-----------------o||-||o-----------------|||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
B5 C5 G5 N.C. B5 C5 D5 Gtrs I, II PM------------|
Q. E +Q Q E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q 4x|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||-------------8--|-----------------|----------------o|||-4----5-(5)--7--|-----------------|-4----5-(5)--7---|||-4----5-(5)--5--|-----------------|-4----5-(5)--7---|||-2----3-(3)-----|-----------------|-2----3-(3)--5--o|||----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------||
Guitar Solo N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I \0.5 |--3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
H.. +E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-<12>---------------(<12>)-|-12-------------------12--14p12----------||---------------------------|-----15p12-15p12----------------15p12h15-||---------------------------|-------------------12--------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM---------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------------8-------||---------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7-------||---------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------5-------||---------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)----------------||---0----0-0-0-0-0-0----0---|-----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-12--------------------15--------------------|-15-------------------15------------------||----15p==12-15p12h==15----12h==15-12h15p==12-|-----12h15-12h15p==12-----12h15-12h15p12--||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------|
| | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7--------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7--------||---------------------------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)--------5--------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|------------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3--| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-12------12----12---14-15-12---12----12---15-|-15p14-12----12------17p=12----12----12-||----15------15--------------------15---------|----------15------15--------15----15----||---------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--------------------------------8-------||---------------------------------------------|--4-------------5----(5)--------7-------||---------------------------------------------|--4-------------5----(5)--------5-------||---------------------------------------------|--2-------------3----(3)----------------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3--| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-12------15------------17p12-----------------|-15p12----12---------17p=12-------12S14----||----15------15p12h==15---------17-15p12---17-|-------17----15h==17--------17-15----------||---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
| | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--4-------------5----(5)--------7----------||---------------------------------------------|--4-------------5----(5)--------7----------||---------------------------------------------|--2-------------3----(3)--------5----------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|-------------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-17-14---14-14------14-17-14---14-14------14-|-17--14-14-14------14-19p=12-------12----||---------------17--------------------17------|--------------17-------------17-17----17-||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------8-------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7-------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------5-------||---------------------------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)----------------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|-----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 ~~~~~ |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |---3---| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q +Q E|-/14-14---14-15-15------17-17---17-15-15---15-|-17--17-17-19-19---19-19b21--(19)----||---------------------15-----------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------12-|
| | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)------7-----||----------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)------7-----||----------------------------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)------5-----||---0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|-------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E Q E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|-11--12-14-11-12---14-14--------11-12-14-||-----------------------11-12---14-12---|--------------------------12-14----------||-11-12---13-14-11---14-----------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM---------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|---------------------------------8-------||---------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7-------||---------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------5-------||---------------------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)----------------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0-0-|-----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 |---3---| |---3---|
E E E E E E E E S E. +H.. +E|----------------------------------------|--------------------------||-----------------------------12-15b17---|-(15)-------------(15)----||-----------------------11-14------------|--------------------------||------------11h12h==14------------------|--------------------------||-11h12h==14-----------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------------------------|--------------------------|
| | PM----------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|----------------------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------------------------|---4-----5-(5)--7---------||----------------------------------------|---4-----5-(5)--7---------||----------------------------------------|---2-----3-(3)--5---------||--0----0-----0----0-----0--0--0-------0-|--------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 E +E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E S E E +Q|------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||-15b17r(15)-12----------12----------12----------|-----------------------------------------||---------------16-16-16----16-16-16----16-16-16-|-16--16-16-16-16-12------12--------------||------------------------------------------------|----------------------14-----14-(14)b16r=||------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
| | PM--------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|------------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------8------||------------------------------------------------|--4-----------------5----(5)------7------||------------------------------------------------|--4-----------------5----(5)------5------||------------------------------------------------|--2-----------------3----(3)-------------||--0------0---0-----0-----0-----0-----0-----0----|-----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 \0.5/ +S S Q E +E E E S S H.. E|----------------------------|--------------------||----------------------------|--------------------||-------------9-(9)----------|--------------------||-(14)p12p0------------------|-7------------------||---------------------10-7-7-|--------------------||-------------------7--------|--------------------|
| | PM-------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|----------------------------|--------------------||----------------------------|--------------------||----------------------------|-4-------5-(5)--7---||----------------------------|-4-------5-(5)--7---||----------------------------|-2-------3-(3)--5---||---0-----0-0-0--0--0--0-0---|--------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I ~~~~~~~ |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |3-|
E E E E E E E E E E Q Q. E +H|-------------------------------------------|---------------------||-12h15p==12h15p12h==15p12h15p==12h15-12/---|-17b19---17-(17)-----||-------------------------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------------------------|---------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM-------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|-------------------------------------------|---------------------||-------------------------------------------|------------------8--||-------------------------------------------|--4-------5--(5)--7--||-------------------------------------------|--4-------5--(5)--5--||-------------------------------------------|--2-------3--(3)-----||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0-----0-|---------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---|
E E E E E E E E E E E E Q +E E +Q. +E|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||-12h14p==12h14p12h==14p12h14p==12h14p12h==14-|-16b19--(16)-16-(16)----(16)/-||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------|
| | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--4-----------5--(5)--7-------||---------------------------------------------|--4-----------5--(5)--7-------||---------------------------------------------|--2-----------3--(3)--5-------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------------------------|-----------12--0---12-15--12----12-------||----------------------------------12------12-|-15--12-15----15-------------15----15-12-||------------12-12---12-14-12---14----14------|-----------------------------------------||-14-12---14----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------8-------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------7-------||---------------------------------------------|--4--------------5----(5)--------5-------||---------------------------------------------|--2--------------3----(3)----------------||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|-----------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |---3---| |--3---|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E +Q.|----12---------------------------------------|---------------------------------||-15------15-12-------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------14---12-14-12---12-12---------|---------------------------------||-------------------------------------14---12-|-14--12--------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--------14-12--------------------||---------------------------------------------|--------------15-12--([12])------|
| | PM------------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|--4------------5-(5)--------7----||---------------------------------------------|--4------------5-(5)--------7----||---------------------------------------------|--2------------3-(3)--------5----||--0----0-----0----0-----0----0-----0----0----|---------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I |---3---| |---3---| |--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------|-11h12h14-11-12-14-----------11h12h14-||-----------------------11h12h14-11-12-14-|-------------------11h=12h14----------||------------11h12h==14-------------------|--------------------------------------||-10h12h==14------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM----------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------|------------------------------8-------||-----------------------------------------|--4--------------5-(5)--------7-------||-----------------------------------------|--4--------------5-(5)--------5-------||-----------------------------------------|--2--------------3-(3)----------------||--0----0-----0----0-----0-----0-----0--0-|--------------------------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 T T T |----3-----|
E E S S S S S S E E E E +H +Q. +E|---------------------------------------|--------------------------||---------------------------------12-15-|-(15)-----(15)b17----(15)-||------------------------------14-------|--------------------------||------------16p11-16p12-16p13----------|--------------------------||-11h12h==14----------------------------|--------------------------||---------------------------------------|--------------------------|
| | PM--------------------------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------------------------|--------------------------||---------------------------------------|--------------------------||---------------------------------------|---4----5--(5)-----7------||---------------------------------------|---4----5--(5)-----7------||---------------------------------------|---2----3--(3)-----5------||--0----0--------0-----0-----0--0--0--0-|--------------------------|
Harmony Breakdown Slower Q=216 N.C. N.C. Gtr I |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||--19p17p15-17---19p17p15-17---|-19p17p15-17p15p14-15p14p12-14----||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||
| | Gtr II | |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-20p19p17-19---20p19p17-19---|-20p19p17-19p17p15-17p15p14-15---o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||
N.C. N.C. Gtrs I, II |--3--| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||------------------------------|------------------------||||o-10h12p10-8h10p8-7h8p7-5h7p5-|-3h5p3-2h3p2-0h2h3-0---o||||------------------------------|------------------------||||------------------------------|------------------------||||o-----------------------------|-----------------------o||||------------------------------|------------------------||
N.C. N.C. Gtr I |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||--19p17p15-17---19p17p15-17---|-19p17p15-17p15p14-15p14p12-14----||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||
| | Gtr II | |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-20p19p17-19---20p19p17-19---|-20p19p17-19p17p15-17p15p14-15---o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------o||||------------------------------|----------------------------------||
Outro Fast Rock Q=256 N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ H H H H
|---------------------|------------------||-/6\-------/7\-------|-/8\-----/10\-----||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM---------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------|------------------||---------------------|---------------8--||---------------------|--4----5--(5)--7--||---------------------|--4----5--(5)--5--||---------------------|--2----3--(3)-----||--0--0-0-0--0--0-0-0-|------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ H H H H|-----------------------|-------------------||-/12\-------/13\-------|-/15\-----/17\-----||-----------------------|-------------------||-----------------------|-------------------||-----------------------|-------------------||-----------------------|-------------------|
| | PM----------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|-----------------------|-------------------||-----------------------|-------------------||-----------------------|---4----5--(5)--7--||-----------------------|---4----5--(5)--7--||-----------------------|---2----3--(3)--5--||---0--0-0-0---0--0-0-0-|-------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ H H W|-----------------------|-----------------||-/18\-------/19\-------|-20--------------||-----------------------|-----------------||-----------------------|-----------------||-----------------------|-----------------||-----------------------|-----------------|
| | Gtr II | PM----------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|-----------------------|-----------------||-----------------------|--------------8--||-----------------------|--4----5-(5)--7--||-----------------------|--4----5-(5)--5--||-----------------------|--2----3-(3)-----||---0--0-0-0---0--0-0-0-|-----------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ W +H Q Q|---------------------|------------------||-22b24---------------|-(22)-----22\-----||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------|
| | PM---------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|---4----5-(5)--7--||---------------------|---4----5-(5)--7--||---------------------|---2----3-(3)--5--||--0----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I \1.5/ \2/ \2/ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Q H. Q. E +q. E|---------------------|---------------------||---------------------|---------------------||-----0---------------|-0-----0---(0)----12-||---------------------|---------------------||---------------------|---------------------||---------------------|---------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM----------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|---------------------|---------------------||---------------------|----------------8----||---------------------|-4-----5---(5)--7----||---------------------|-4-----5---(5)--5----||---------------------|-2-----3---(3)-------||-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-|---------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ W +W|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||-12---------------|-(12)-------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------|
| | PM------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|---4----5-(5)--7--||------------------|---4----5-(5)--7--||------------------|---2----3-(3)--5--||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 G5 Gtr I ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ +W +W|--------------------|------------------||--------------------|------------------||-(12)---------------|-(12)-------------||--------------------|------------------||--------------------|------------------||--------------------|------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM-------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q|--------------------|------------------||--------------------|---------------8--||--------------------|---4----5-(5)--7--||--------------------|---4----5-(5)--5--||--------------------|---2----3-(3)-----||---0--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|------------------|
N.C. B5 C5 D5 E5 /0_______________________________________________ W +H. +Q W|-15-----------------|-(15)----------(15)--|------*||-15-----------------|-(15)----------(15)--|------*||--------------------|---------------------|------*||--------------------|---------------------|-2----*||--------------------|---------------------|-2----*||--------------------|---------------------|-0----*|
| | PM--------------|
| E E E E E E E E Q. E +Q Q W|--------------------|---------------------|------*||--------------------|---------------------|------*||--------------------|---4----5-(5)----7---|------*||--------------------|---4----5-(5)----7---|-2----*||--------------------|---2----3-(3)----5---|-2----*||--0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|---------------------|-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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