Blind Guardian - And The Story Ends tab

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AND THE STORY ENDS (Bassline)
As recorded by Blind Guardian
(From the 1995 Album IMAGINATIONS FROM THE OTHER SIDE)

Transcribed by an unregistered user
	

Words by Hansi Kûrsch Music by André Olbrich & Hansi Kûrsch

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb) - 'Bass'

Q=141 5/4 Gtr I S S S S E E Q Q Q S S S S E E Q Q Q S S S S E E Q Q Q|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||-2-2---2-2------------|-2-2---2-2------------|-2-2---2-2------------|
6/4 5/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E S S S S E E Q Q Q|---------------------------------|-----------------------||---------------------------------|-----------------------||-4-4---4-3---4-4---4-3---4---4---|-----------------------||---------------------------------|-2-2---2-2-------------|
S S S S E E Q Q Q S S S S E E Q Q Q|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------||-2-2---2-2------------|-2-2---2-2------------|
6/4 4/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E H E E +Q H. Q|---------------------------------|---------------|-------------||---------------------------------|---------------|-------------||-4-4---4-3---4-4---4-3---4---4---|---------------|-4-----------||---------------------------------|-2----2-4-(4)--|---------5---|
W +W H E E +Q H H|----------|------------|---------------|-----------||----------|------------|---------------|-----------||-5--------|-(5)--------|---------------|------5----||----------|------------|-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|
W +W H E E +Q H. Q|----------|------------|---------------|------------||----------|------------|---------------|------------||----------|------------|---------------|-4----------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-2----2-4-(4)--|---------5--|
W +W H E E +Q H H|----------|------------|---------------|-----------||----------|------------|---------------|-----------||-5--------|-(5)--------|---------------|------5----||----------|------------|-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|
W +W E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|----------|------------|-----------------|-----------------||----------|------------|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-||----------|------------|-----------------|-----------------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E W +W|-----------------|-----------------|----------|--------||-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|----------|--------||-----------------|-----------------|----------|--------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-2--------|-(2)----|
W +W H H W|----------|------------|-----------|------||----------|------------|-----------|------||----------|------------|-2----0----|-2----||-2--------|-(2)--------|-----------|------|
W +W W +W|----------|------------|----------|--------||-0--------|-(0)--------|----------|--------||----------|------------|----------|--------||----------|------------|-2--------|-(2)----|
W +W H H W|----------|------------|-----------|------||----------|------------|-----------|------||----------|------------|-2----0----|-2----||-2--------|-(2)--------|-----------|------|
W +W W W|----------|------------|----------|------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-4--------|-2----||----------|------------|----------|------||----------|------------|----------|------|
W +W H H W|----------|------------|-----------|------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-0---------|------||----------|------------|-----------|------||----------|------------|-----------|------|
H E E +Q H H W +W|---------------|-----------|----------|--------||---------------|-----------|----------|--------||---------------|------5----|----------|--------||-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|-0--------|-(0)----|
H E E +Q H. Q W +W|---------------|------------|----------|--------||---------------|------------|----------|--------||---------------|-4----------|-5--------|-(5)----||-2----2-4-(4)--|---------5--|----------|--------|
H E E +Q H H W +W|---------------|-----------|----------|--------||---------------|-----------|----------|--------||---------------|------5----|----------|--------||-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|-0--------|-(0)----|
5/4 S S S S E E Q Q Q S S S S E E Q Q Q S S S S E E Q Q Q|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||-2-2---2-2------------|-2-2---2-2------------|-2-2---2-2------------|
6/4 3/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E Q S S S S Q Q S S S S Q|---------------------------------|---------------|----------------||---------------------------------|---------------|----------------||---------------------------------|---------------|-0--0-0---0-0---||-3-3---3-3---3-3---3-3---3---3---|-2--2-2---2-2--|----------------|
Q S S S S Q Q S S S S Q Q S S S S Q Q S S S S Q|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------||-0--0-0---0-0--|---------------|-0--0-0---0-0--|---------------||---------------|---------------|---------------|-0--0-0---0-0--||---------------|-0--0-0---0-0--|---------------|---------------|
4/4 Q S S S S Q Q S S S S Q E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------|---------------|-----------------|------------------||---------------|---------------|-----------------|------------------||-2--2-2---2-2--|-4--4-4---4-4--|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||---------------|---------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|------------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-||-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|-----------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-----------------|-----------------|----------------------------------||-----------------|-----------------|----------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|----------------------------------||-----------------|-----------------|-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2--|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-||-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-|---------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-|-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-2-2---2-||---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E S S S S E S S E|---------------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------||-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-4-4---4-|---------------------------||---------------------------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
S S S S E S S S S E S S E S S S S E S S S S E S S E|---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
S S S S E S S S S E S S E S S S S E S S S S E S S E|---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-----------------|----------------------------||-----------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
S S S S E S S S S E S S E S S S S E S S S S E S S E|---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--|
S S S S E S S S S E S S E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|-----------------||---------------------------|-----------------||-2-2-2-2-2-----------------|-----------------||-----------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-----------------|------------------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|------------------||-----------------|------------------||-----------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-----------------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
E E E E E E E E Q. E H H Q Q W|-----------------|-------------|------------|------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-------------|------------|-0----||-----------------|-2----2-0----|-2----2--2--|------||-----------------|-------------|------------|------|
+W W W W|------------|----------|----------|------||-(0)--------|-4--------|-2--------|-0----||------------|----------|----------|------||------------|----------|----------|------|
+W H H W H E E +Q|------------|-----------|----------|---------------||-(0)--------|-0---------|----------|---------------||------------|-----------|----------|---------------||------------|-----------|----------|-2----2-4-(4)--|
H H W +W H E E +Q|-----------|----------|------------|---------------||-----------|----------|------------|---------------||------5----|----------|------------|---------------||-5---------|-0--------|-(0)--------|-2----2-4-(4)--|
H. Q W +W H E E +Q|------------|----------|------------|---------------||------------|----------|------------|---------------||-4----------|-5--------|-(5)--------|---------------||---------5--|----------|------------|-2----2-4-(4)--|
H H W +W|-----------|----------|--------||-----------|----------|--------||------5----|----------|--------||-5---------|-0--------|-(0)----|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2---|-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2---|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S H Q E E H Q E E|---------------------------------|-------------|--------------||---------------------------------|-------------|--------------||---------------------------------|-------------|--------------||-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2---|-2-------2-2-|-0-------0-0--|
H Q E E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------------|---------------------------------||-------------|---------------------------------||-------------|---------------------------------||-3-------3-3-|-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2---|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S W W|---------------------------------|----------|------||---------------------------------|----------|------||---------------------------------|----------|------||-2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2---2-2-2---|-0--------|-3----|
Q. E +H Q. E +Q E E Q. E +H Q. E +Q E E|---------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------||---------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------||------3-(3)----|------3-(3)--5-3-|------3-(3)----|------3-(3)--5-3-||-2-------------|-2---------------|-2-------------|-2---------------|
W +W W E E E E E E E E|----------|------------|----------|-----------------||----------|------------|----------|-----------------||----------|------------|----------|-----------------||-2--------|-(2)--------|-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
W +W W E E E E E E E E|----------|------------|----------|-----------------||----------|------------|----------|-----------------||----------|------------|----------|-----------------||-2--------|-(2)--------|-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
W +W W +W|----------|------------|----------|--------||----------|------------|----------|--------||----------|------------|----------|--------||-2--------|-(2)--------|-2--------|-(2)----|
Q. E H H Q Q W +W|-------------|------------|----------|--------||-------------|------------|-0--------|-(0)----||-2----2-0----|-2----2--2--|----------|--------||-------------|------------|----------|--------|
W W W +W|----------|----------|----------|--------||-4--------|-2--------|-0--------|-(0)----||----------|----------|----------|--------||----------|----------|----------|--------|
H H W H E E +Q H H|-----------|----------|---------------|-----------||-0---------|----------|---------------|-----------||-----------|----------|---------------|------5----||-----------|----------|-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|
W +W H E E +Q H. Q|----------|------------|---------------|------------||----------|------------|---------------|------------||----------|------------|---------------|-4----------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-2----2-4-(4)--|---------5--|
W +W H E E +Q H H|----------|------------|---------------|-----------||----------|------------|---------------|-----------||-5--------|-(5)--------|---------------|------5----||----------|------------|-2----2-4-(4)--|-5---------|
W +W W W|----------|------------|----------|------||----------|------------|----------|------||----------|------------|----------|------||-0--------|-(0)--------|-2--------|-2----|
6/4 4/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E W W|---------------------------------|----------|------||-0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0---0---0---|----------|------||---------------------------------|----------|------||---------------------------------|-3--------|-3----|
6/4 4/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E W W|---------------------------------|----------|------||---------------------------------|----------|------||-2-2---2-2---2-2---2-2---2---2---|----------|------||---------------------------------|-2--------|-2----|
6/4 4/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E W W|---------------------------------|----------|------||-0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0---0---0---|----------|------||---------------------------------|----------|------||---------------------------------|-3--------|-3----|
6/4 4/4 S S S S E E S S S S E E E E E E W +W|---------------------------------|----------|--------||---------------------------------|----------|--------||-2-2---2-2---2-2---2-2---2---2---|----------|--------||---------------------------------|-2--------|-(2)----|
+W +W +W +W|------------|------------|------------|--------||------------|------------|------------|--------||------------|------------|------------|--------||-(2)--------|-(2)--------|-(2)--------|-(2)----|
+W +W|------------|--------*||------------|--------*||------------|--------*||-(2)--------|-(2)----*|
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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