Be Bop Deluxe - Blazing Apostles tab

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		Blazing Apostles - Be Bop Deluxe
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Tabbed by: axe victim
Email: see my UG profile

An all time classic Be Bop tune, from the 'Sunburst Finish' album.  
Once again this is a cross between live and studio versions.  
Please excuse any errors, corrections welcome.


Tuning:EADGBe

| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
|(3) optional note
| b bend up/down
| G/D chord/bass note
| pb pre-bend


Intro:


___Bb__B___________Bb__B_____________F#_______( palm mute )__________

e|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|G|-3--/4---4---4---3--/4---4---4---|---------------------------------|D|-3--/4---4---4---3--/4---4---4---|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---|A|-1--/2---2---2---1--/2---2---2---|-4---4---4---4---4---4---4---4---|E|---------------------------------|-2---2---2---2---2---2---2---2---|
Twice,and then:
___B_________________________________F#______________________________(..let chords ring...)e|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|-0-0-0---------------------------|---------------------------------|G|-4-4-4---------------------------|---------------------------------|D|-4-4-4---------------------------|-4-4-4---------------------------|A|-2-2-2---------------------------|-4-4-4---------------------------|E|---------------------------------|-2-2-2---------------------------|
___B_________________________________F#______________________A_______
e|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|-0-0-0---------------------------|---------------------------------|G|-4-4-4---------------------------|---------------------------------|D|-4-4-4---------------------------|-4---4---4---4---4-------7-------|A|-2-2-2---------------------------|-4---4---4---4---4-------7-------|E|---------------------------------|-2---2---2---2---2-------5-------|
Main Riff and verse:
___E_______________B______________A__________________F#__________"..God drives the dreamless........highway in a.......black..."e|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|G|-9-------9---x---------------x-|-------------------------------|D|-9-------9---x---9---9-------x-|-7-----7---7---x---4-------4---|A|-7-------7---x---9---9-------x-|-7-----7---7---x---4-------4---|E|-----------------7---7-------x-|-5-----5---5--(0)--2-------2---|
___E______________________________________________________" sedan.."e|----------------------------|---------------------------|B|-----------------12---------|---------------------------|G|-----------------14b16b14~~~|~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~-12--------|D|-2--------------------------|----------------------14\--|A|-2--------------------------|---------------------------|E|-0-------0------------------|---------------------------|
( second time...)
___E___________________________________________________________"..motel man..."e|------------------------------|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|----------------------15b17~~~|G|-------------------------12---|-14-b16b-14-p12---------------|D|-2-----------------12-h14-----|----------------14------------|A|-2-----------12-h14-----------|------------------------------|E|-0~~~-------------------------|------------------------------|
Chorus:
___G/D_________A/D_G/D__________G/D_________D_____________"..Blazing....apostles.......thieves in the night..."e|-7-7-7-7-7---5---5----------|-3-3-3-3-3---2-------------|B|-8-8-8-8-8---5---7----------|-3-3-3-3-3---3-------------|G|-7-7-7-7-7---6---7----------|-4-4-4-4-4---2-------------|D|-0-0-0-0-0---0---0----------|-0-0-0-0-0---0-------------|A|----------------------------|---------------------------|E|----------------------------|---------------------------|
___G/D_________A/D_G/D__________G/D_______________________"..messengers..of..the.......fall..."e|-7-7-7-7-7---5---5----------|-3-------------------------|B|-8-8-8-8-8---5---7----------|-3-------------------------|G|-7-7-7-7-7---6---7----------|-0-------------------------|D|-0-0-0-0-0---0---0----------|-0-------------------------|A|----------------------------|-x-------------------------|E|----------------------------|-3-------------------------|
( lead guitar during chorus )e|-----------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------|G|-----7-9-7----7~~~~----9b11-9b11-9b11-9b11-9b11-9b11~~~~---|D|-7-9-------9-----------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------|
___G/D_________A/D_G/D__________G/D_________D_____________"..If you are..needing an......angel of...light..."e|-7-7-7-7-7---5---5----------|-3-3-3-3-3---2-------------|B|-8-8-8-8-8---5---7----------|-3-3-3-3-3---3-------------|G|-7-7-7-7-7---6---7----------|-4-4-4-4-4---2-------------|D|-0-0-0-0-0---0---0----------|-0-0-0-0-0---0-------------|A|----------------------------|---------------------------|E|----------------------------|---------------------------|
___G/D_________A/D_G/D__________G_________________G_______________"..why don't you give us a call..."e|-7-7-7-7-7---5---5----------|-----------------|---------3-3-3-3-|B|-8-8-8-8-8---5---7----------|-----------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|G|-7-7-7-7-7---6---7----------|---------4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|D|-0-0-0-0-0---0---0----------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|A|----------------------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|E|----------------------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
Play next part twice: __A____________________________
e|-----------------------------|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------2---|-----0-----0-------------------|G|-----5~~~~-------2-------2---|---0-----0-------0------0------|D|-2---4b6b4---------------2---|-5-----4-------0------0--------|A|-0-----------0-----------0---|-------------3------0----------|E|-----------------------------|---------------------------3---|
Then: ___Bm__________________________Bbm________________________
e|----------------------------|---------------------------|B|----------------------------|---------------------------|G|--------------7-9-b11-------|-------------6-8-b10-------|D|----------7-9---------------|---------6-8---------------|A|---5-/7-9-------------------|--4-/6-8-------------------|E|-7--------------------------|-6-------------------------|
___Am_______________________________________________________
e|-----------------------------|----------------------------|B|-7b8---7-p5------------------|----------------------------|G|------------7-p5-\4---5-p4~~~|~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~/16\--|D|-----------------------------|----------------------------|A|-----------------------------|----------------------------|E|-----------------------------|----------------------------|
Repeat from verse inc. chorus, then: __E_________________________E9________________________________________
e|--------------------------7-7-7---|---------------------------------|B|--------------------------7-7-7---|---------------------------------|G|--------------------------7-7-7---|---------------------------------|D|----2------0------2p0-----6-6-6---|----2------0------2p0------------|A|--------------------------7-7-7---|---------------------2p0---------|E|-0-------------0------0-----------|-0-------------0--------3^-------|
Repeat this last part during guitar solo...
(...guitar solo...)e|--------------------------------------|----------------------------------|B|-12-----------12-15-12----12----------|----------------------------------|G|----14b16~~~~~---------14----15-14-12-|---------12^----------14b15b14-12-|D|--------------------------------------|-14-------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------|----------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|----------------------------------|
e|---------------------------------|-15b17---15---12---------------|B|-15b17-------pb17b15--------12---|-----------------15-12---------|G|---------------------------------|-----------------------14-12\--|D|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|E|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
Then:
__A____________A/G#_________________D________________________________"..salvation...brings .........a.....badge to wear..."e|---------------------------------|-------------2-------------------|B|---------------------------------|---------3-----------3-----------|G|----------2--------------2-------|-----2-------------------2-------|D|------2--------------2-------2---|-0---------------------------0---|A|-0-------------------------------|---------------------------------|E|-------------4-------------------|---------------------------------|
Three times then:
__Bm_______________________________G_________________________________"..make.......your......misery....whole....e|-------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|----------3-------2--------0---|---------3-------2-------0-------|G|-----4--------4-------4--------|-------------0-------0-------0---|D|-------------------------------|-----0---------------------------|A|-2-----------------------------|---------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|-3-------------------------------|
( The hammer-ons/pull-offs below are more like trills... )
__F#__________________________________G___________________________________"..albums of redemption.............confessions on cassette..."e|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|G|---------2h3p2p3---------2h3p2h3---|---------3h4p3h4----------3h4p3h4---|D|---------2---------------2---------|---------3----------------3---------|A|-4---4-----------4---4-------------|-5---5------------5---5-------------|E|-2---2-----------2---2-------------|-3---3------------3---3-------------|
___F#__________________________________G________________A_________________"..all on easy.....hire from the .....following......address..."e|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|G|---------2h3p2p3---------2h3p2h3---|---------3h4p3h4----------5h6p5h6---|D|---------2---------------2---------|---------3----------------5---------|A|-4---4-----------4---4-------------|-5---5------------7---7-------------|E|-2---2-----------2---2-------------|-3---3------------5---5-------------|
__F#___________________________________A________________E_________________"..all on easy.....hire from the .....following......address..."e|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|G|---------2h3p2p3---------2h3p2h3---|---------3h4p3h4--------------------|D|---------2---------------2---------|---------3--------2-----------------|A|-4---4-----------4---4-------------|-5---5------------2-----------------|E|-2---2-----------2---2-------------|-3---3------------0-----------------|
Repeat chorus, then:
___G___________________________________C__________________________________"..place to go..."....( repeat for keyboard solo )........................e|-3---------------------------------|-0----------------------------------|B|-0---------------------------------|-1----------------------------------|G|-0---------------------------------|-0----------------------------------|D|-0---------------------------------|-2----------------------------------|A|-2---------------------------------|-3----------------------------------|E|-3---------------------------------|------------------------------------|
Repeat from verse, additional guitar parts below.
"..road to hell..."e|-----------------------------|------------------------------|B|-----------------------------|------------------------------|G|-----------------------------|------------------------------|D|-------------2---------------|--------------2---------------|A|-----------------------------|------------------------------|E|-0---3---4-----------3---4---|-0---3---4--------------------|
"..soul to sell..."e|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|E|-0---0---2---0---3---0---5---3---|-0---0---2---0---3---0---5---3---|
"..of the damned..."e|-------------------------x-x-x---|-------------------------x-x-x---|B|-------------------------x-x-x---|-------------------------x-x-x---|G|-------------------------x-x-x---|-------------------------x-x-x---|D|-------------------------x-x-x---|-------------------------x-x-x---|A|-------------------------x-x-x---|-------------------------x-x-x---|E|-0---2---3---4-----------x-x-x---|-4---5---6---7-----------x-x-x---|
"..from old Japan..."e|-12-12-12-12-9---9---7---7---9\--|-----------------------------|B|-12-12-12-12-9---9---7---7---9\--|-----------------------------|G|---------------------------------|-----------------------------|D|---------------------------------|-0h2p0-------0h2p0-----------|A|---------------------------------|-------2p0---------2p0-------|E|---------------------------------|-----------------------3p0---|
Repeat chorus, then:
(..Guitar solo...)e|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|G|-2-----------------------2---|-2-----------------------2---|D|-2-----------------------2---|-2-----------------------2---|A|-0---0---2---0---3---4-------|-0---0---2---0---3---4-------|E|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
e|-----------------------------|-----3---------------2-------|B|-----------------------------|-----3---------------3-------|G|-------------------------2---|-----0---------------2-------|D|-2-----------------------2---|-----0---------------0-------|A|-0---0---2---0---3---4-------|-----x-----------------------|E|-----------------------------|-----3-----------------------|
(..let ring...)e|-2---------------------------|-----------------------------|B|-3---------------------------|-----------------------------|G|-2---------------------------|-------------------2---------|D|-0---------------------------|-------------------2---------|A|-----------------------------|-3-----3--2-----2--0---------|E|-----------------------------|----3--------3---------------|
Drum solo, keybord solo and live jam follows, to end. | / slide up | \ slide down | h hammer-on | p pull-off | ~ vibrato | + harmonic | x Mute note ===============================================================================
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