Blind Illusion - The Medicine Show tab

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THE MEDICINE SHOW
As recorded by Blind Illusion
(From the 1988 EP PSYCHEDELIC SYMPHONY (DEMO))

Transcribed by James Stewart
	

Words and Music by Blind Illusion
Arranged by James Stewart

Gtr I (D A D G B E) - 'Untitled'
Gtr II (D A D G B E) - 'Untitled'

 Intro
  Q=63
    BmE5/B    Bm    E5/B      Bm            E5/B    Bm    E5/B      Bm
 4/4
  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|-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||---3h=5--5-5-3-3-3h=5--5--5---3---3--|--3h==5--5-5-3-3-3h=5--5--5---3--3-||---4-(4)-4-4-4-4-4-(4)-4--4---4---4--|--4--(4)-4-4-4-4-4-(4)-4--4---4--4-||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | T T | |---3---| |--3---|
| a H. +E E E +H. +E E E|-----------------------------12------|--------------------------------12-||---------------------------------12--|-----------------------------12----||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-0h2---------------------(2)-(2)-(2)-|-(2)---------------------(2)-------|
Bm E5/B Bm E5/B Bm |--3---| |-3--| |--3--| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E|----------------------------------||--3h=5---5---5--3-3-3h=5--5-5-3-3-||--4-(4)--4---4--4-4-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-||----------------------------------||----------------------------------||----------------------------------|
| | |--3---|
| E E E +H.|-14-15----------------------------||----------------------------------||--------12-(12)-------------------||----------------------------------||----------------------------------||----------------------------------|
E5/B Bm E5/B Bm |------3------| |-3-| |-----3------| |-3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------------------------------||--3h====5-------5-5-3-3--3h====5------5-----5--3-3-||--4----(4)------4-4-4-4--4----(4)-----4-----4--4-4-||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------|
| | |--3--| |-------6-------|
| S S S +Q. S S S S S S Q|-14-15------------------19p15-----19p15------------||------------------------------17--------17---------||-------12--(12)------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------10\-----||---------------------------------------------------|
Pre-Verse D5E5 D5 E5 D5 E5 D5 E5 D5 Gtrs I, II |-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||--------------------------|--------------------------||||o-------------------------|-------------------------o||||--------------------------|--------------------------||||--0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0--||||o-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-o||||--0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0--||
F#G5 F#5 G5 F#5 G5 F#5 G5 F#5 |-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|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|
| | Gtr II | |-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|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-7-9-9-9-7-7-7-9-9-9-7-7-|-7-9-9-9-7-7-7-9-9-9-7-7-||-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-||-5-7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-5-5-|-5-7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-5-5-||-------------------------|-------------------------|
G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 C5 |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-|
| | |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |--3--|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------||-12-14-14-14-12-12-12-14-14-14-12-12-||--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x-||-10-12-12-12-10-10-10-12-12-12-10-10-||-------------------------------------|
G5 A5 G5 A5 |--3--| |--3--| |---3---| |-3--|
E E E E E E E E S S S S +S +E|----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7-------------------||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7------5-(5)-(5)----||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7-5--7--------------|
| | |--3--| |--3--| |--3--| |-----3------|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------------------17-15-12---15-----------12-||--------------------x--x--x----x---15-------x-||-12-14-14-14-12-12-14-12--9---12----x-------9-||--x--x--x--x--x--x-----------------12---------||-10-12-12-12-10-10----------------------------||----------------------------------------------|
Verse Em ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ TP W +H H|-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------x\----||--7--------|--(7)----x\----||-----------|---------------|
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| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~| W +H H|-15--------|-(15)----------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------||-----------|---------------|
D5E5 D5 E5 D5 E5 D5 E5 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|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-||-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-||-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|-0-2-2-2-0-0-0-2-2-2-0-0-|
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| W W|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|
Chorus F#G5 F#5 G5 F#5 G5 F#5 G5 F#5 |-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|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-||-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|-4-5-5-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-|
| | |-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|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-7-9-9-9-7-7-7-9-9-9-7-7-|-7-9-9-9-7-7-7-9-9-9-7-7-||-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-||-5-7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-5-5-|-5-7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-5-5-||-------------------------|-------------------------|
G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 C5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 |--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|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-|--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5--5-||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-|--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5--5-||--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5-10-|--5--7--7--7--5--5--5--7--7--7--5--5-|
| | |--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|-------------------------------------|-------------------17-15-12-15----12-||-------------------------------------|--------------------x--x--x--x-15--x-||-12-14-14-14-12-12-12-14-14-14-12-12-|-12-14-14-14-12-12-14-12--9-12--x--9-||--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x-|--x--x--x--x--x--x-------------12----||-10-12-12-12-10-10-10-12-12-12-10-10-|-10-12-12-12-10-10-------------------||-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
Outro Bm E5/B Bm E5/B Bm E5/B Bm E5/B Bm |--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|--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--3h=5--5-5-3---3-3h=5--5-5-3-3-|-3h=5--5-5-3-3-3h=5---5--5--3-------3--||--4-(4)-4-4-4---4-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-|-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-4-(4)--4--4--4-------4--||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
| | ~~~ | |--3---| |----3-----|
| Q. E H H E E E E S S E|-12-----------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------<5>---<5>---------||--------------------------------|-----------------<5>-----------<4>-<5>-||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
E5/B Bm E5/B Bm |--3--| |----3----| |--3--| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------------------------------------------||-3h=5--5--5--3------3--------3h=5--5-5-3-3-||-4-(4)-4--4--4------4--------4-(4)-4-4-4-4-||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|
| | |3-| |---3----|
| E Q +E S S +S H|-------------------<5>-(<5>)---------------||---------------<5>-------------------------||---<5>---(5)-------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|
E5/B Bm E5/B Bm E5/B |--3--| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E W|-----------------------------|------*||-3h=5--5-5-3-3-3h=5--5-5-3-3-|-5----*||-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-|-4----*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*|
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| W W|-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*||-----------------------------|------*|
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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