Bad Religion – The Handshake tab

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                       THE HANDSHAKE - Bad Religion
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Transcription by Ryan McCallum, d95mr@causeway.infc.ulst.ac.uk 

*** Song Structure *** 
Intro Chorus 
Riff A (x4) Riff D (x1 & 1/2) 
Riff E 
Verse 1 Riff A (x2) 
Riff B (x2) 
Riff C Bridge (Half Time) 
Riff B Riff F (x2) 
Riff G 
Verse 2 
Riff B (x2) Solo (Double Time) 
Riff C Riff A (x2) 
Riff A Riff C > w/ Solo Line 
Riff C Riff A / 
Riff A 
Verse 5 
Chorus Riff B (x2) 
Riff D (x1 & 1/2) Riff C 
Riff E Riff A (x2) 
Riff A (x2) 
Outro 
Verse 3 Riff H (x6) 
Riff B (x2) Riff E 
Riff C Riff I 
Riff B 

Verse 4 Note: Add Pickslides, Chord Slides etc 
Riff B (x2) Listen To The Record To Hear When. 
Riff C 
Riff A PS: The Timing's Probably Off, So Use 

Riff C The TAB In Conjunstion With The 
Riff A Record.... Enjoy. 

*** Riffs *** Riff A End Riff A |---------------------------------| Note: The x's also include a harmonic |---------------------------------| overtone. A second guitar plays |-6-----6-----6-----6-6-6---4-4---| just x's / harmonics... |-6---x-6---x-6---x-6-6-6---4-4---| (listen closely you'll hear it!) |-4---x-4---x-4---x-4-4-4---2-2---| |---------------------------------|
Riff B End Riff B Riff C End Riff C |---------------------------------| |---------------------------------| |---------------------------------| |---------------------------------| |-6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---4-4---| |-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------| |-6---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---4-4---| |-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-| |-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---2-2---| |-2---2-2-2-2-2-2-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-| |---------------------------------| |-----------------2---2-2-2-2-2-2-|
Riff D End Riff D |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |-------------------------4---6---|-----------------------------4---| |-7-7-7---7---7-------2---4---6---|-6-6-6---6---6-------7---2---4---| |-7-7-7---7---7-----x-2---2---4---|-6-6-6---6---6-----x-7---2---2---| |-5-5-5---5---5-----x-0-----------|-4-4-4---4---4-----x-5---0-------|
Riff E End Riff E |---------------------------------| |---------------------------------| |-2-------2-------4-------4-------| |-2-------2-------4-------4-------| |-0-------0-------2-------2-------| |---------------------------------|
Riff F End Riff F |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |-2---2---------------------------|-4---4-----------5---5-----------| |-2-------2-------1---1-----------|-4-------4-------6-------6-------| |-2-----------2---2-------2-------|-4-----------4---6-----------6---| |-0---------------2-----------2---|-2---------------4---------------| |-----------------0---------------|---------------------------------| (let notes ring throughout........................................)
Riff G End Riff G |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |-2---2---------------------------|---------------------------------| |-2-------2-------1---1-----------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-| |-2-----------2---2-------2-------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-| |-0---------------2-----------2---|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-| |-----------------0---------------|---------------------------------| (see above - Riff F!) pm-------------------------------|
Solo |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------5-------5---| |---------------------4-------4---6~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~-------6-------| |---------4---5---6-------6---------------------------------------| |-4---7-----------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| (wide vibrato)
|-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-7bu(9)~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~---5-------------------------------| |-------------------------------------6~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~----| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| (bend up & hold w/wide vibrato) (wide vibrato)
|-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----4-----------------------------------------------------------| |/6-------6---4~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~-/6---4---------------------------| |-----------------------------------------6---5---4---------------| |-----------------------------------------------------7---4---2---|
(slide into G#) (wide vibrato) (slide into G#) End Solo |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| |-4~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~| |-----------------------------------------------------------------| (hold with wide vibrato as the note gradually fades out.....)
Riff H End Riff H |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |---------------------------------|---------------------------------| |---------------------------------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-| |-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-| |-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-| |-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|---------------------------------|
Riff I End Riff I |---------------------------------|| |---------------------------------|| |-6-----6-----6-----6-6-6-6-6-4---|| |-6---x-6---x-6---x-6-6-6-6-6-4---|| |-4---x-4---x-4---x-4-4-4-4-4-2---|| |---------------------------------||
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