Buckethead - Hills Of Eternity tab

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HILLS OF ETERNITY
As recorded by Buckethead
(From the 1998 Album COLMA)

Transcribed by Buckethead31594
	

Music by Buckethead

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Lead'
Gtr II (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Rhythm'

Q=89 4/4 Gtr I Wx4|--------||--------||--------||--------||--------||--------|
Q=89 4/4 Gtr I E E E Q Q. E E E E +H E E E Q Q. E E E E +H||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|||o--9-7-----------|------------------|--9-7-----------|------------------|||-------9-8-------|------------------|------9-8-------|------------------|||------------9----|--6--7-9----------|-----------9----|--6--7-9----------|||o----------------|---------7-(7)----|----------------|---------7-(7)----|||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
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| Gtr II| W +W W +W||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||o-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||--^1-------------|-(1)--------------|-^1-------------|-(1)--------------|||--^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||o-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|
Q S S E +H +W E E a E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||--8------8h9------------|-------------|--8--9-----9h11------------|----------|||-------------11-(11)----|-(11)--------|----------------11-(11)----|-(11)-----|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
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| E. S E E +H +W E. S E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)----o|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^2--(2)-2----0--(0)----|--(0)--------|-^2----(2)----2--0--(0)----|--(0)----o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
1. Gtrs I, II W W W E E E E +H||--^0--------|-^0--------|-^0--------|---------^0-(0)-----||||o-^5--------|-^0--------|-^5--------|---------^0-(0)----o||||--^6--------|-^2--------|-^6--------|---------^2-(2)-----||||--^6--------|-^2--------|-^6--------|-1-2-(4)-^2-(2)-----||||o-^4--------|-^0--------|-^4--------|---------^0-(0)----o||||------------|-----------|-----------|--------------------||
2. E E E E +H +W E E E E +H +W|---------^0-(0)----|-(0)--------|---------^0-(0)----|-(0)----||---------^0-(0)----|-(0)--------|---------^0-(0)----|-(0)----||---------^2-(2)----|-(2)--------|---------^2-(2)----|-(2)----||-1-2-(4)-^2-(2)----|-(2)--------|-1-2-(4)-^2-(2)----|-(2)----||---------^0-(0)----|-(0)--------|---------^0-(0)----|-(0)----||-------------------|------------|-------------------|--------|
Gtr I E E E Q Q. E E E E +H E E E Q Q. E E E E +H||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|||o--9-7-----------|------------------|--9-7-----------|------------------|||-------9-8-------|------------------|------9-8-------|------------------|||------------9----|--6--7-9----------|-----------9----|--6--7-9----------|||o----------------|---------7-(7)----|----------------|---------7-(7)----|||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
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| Gtr II| W +W W +W||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||o-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||--^1-------------|-(1)--------------|-^1-------------|-(1)--------------|||--^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||o-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|
Q S S E +H +W E E a E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||--8------8h9------------|-------------|--8--9-----9h11------------|----------|||-------------11-(11)----|-(11)--------|----------------11-(11)----|-(11)-----|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
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| E. S E E +H +W E. S E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)----o|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^2--(2)-2----0--(0)----|--(0)--------|-^2----(2)----2--0--(0)----|--(0)----o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
Gtr I |-3--|
W Q. S. S. Q.. H E E E E E|-----------|----------------------|-------------------||-----------|-------(9)-(9)-(9)----|---------9---------||-----------|----------------------|-----------11-9-11-||-----------|----------------------|-------------------||-----------|----------------------|-------------------||-----------|----------------------|-------------------|
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| Gtr II| W W W|-^0--------|-^0-------------------|-^0----------------||-^5--------|-^0-------------------|-^5----------------||-^6--------|-^2-------------------|-^6----------------||-^6--------|-^2-------------------|-^6----------------||-^4--------|-^0-------------------|-^4----------------||-----------|----------------------|-------------------|
|--------6--------|
a Q. E. E E E E. E.|----------------------11-12-11------||------------------12------------12--||-11-13------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------|
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| E E E E +H|--------------^0--(0)---------------||--------------^0--(0)---------------||--------------^2--(2)---------------||-----1--2-(4)-^2--(2)---------------||--------------^0--(0)---------------||------------------------------------|
|------6-------|
E S S H. H E E E E E E|-------------------|------------------11-12-||-------------------|---------------14-------||-11-11s13-13-------|------------13----------||-------------------|---------11-------------||-------------------|------------------------||-------------------|------------------------|
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| W W|-^0----------------|-^0---------------------||-^5----------------|-^0---------------------||-^6----------------|-^2---------------------||-^6----------------|-^2---------------------||-^4----------------|-^0---------------------||-------------------|------------------------|
~~~~ E E E E +H E a E +E a E +H|-12p11---------------|------------------------||-------12------------|------------------------||----------11-(11)----|-8-8h9-(9)--------------||---------------------|-----------9h11-(11)----||---------------------|------------------------||---------------------|------------------------|
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| W E E E E +H|-^0------------------|-------------^0--(0)----||-^5------------------|-------------^0--(0)----||-^6------------------|-------------^2--(2)----||-^6------------------|-1---2-(4)---^2--(2)----||-^4------------------|-------------^0--(0)----||---------------------|------------------------|
~~~~ +W H E S S S S E|-------------|---------------------------||-------------|---------------------------||-------------|---------------------------||-(11)--------|----------------9----------||-------------|------------------11s9s7-9-||-------------|---------------------------|
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| +W E E E E +H|--(0)--------|---------^0-(0)------------||--(0)--------|---------^0-(0)------------||--(2)--------|---------^2-(2)------------||--(2)--------|-1-2-(4)-^2-(2)------------||--(0)--------|---------^0-(0)------------||-------------|---------------------------|
|-3-| a H +E E +E S S S S +S +S +Q Q. S S S|--------------------------|------------------------------------7---||--------------------------|------9b11r(9)-(9)-(9)----/9------9-----||--------------------------|--------------------------------9-------||---------------9-(9)-9h11-|-(11)-----------------------------------||-9s11-----(11)------------|----------------------------------------||--------------------------|----------------------------------------|
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| +W E E E E +H|---(0)--------------------|-----------------------^0-(0)-----------||---(0)--------------------|-----------------------^0-(0)-----------||---(2)--------------------|-----------------------^2-(2)-----------||---(2)--------------------|---1--------2------(4)-^2-(2)-----------||---(0)--------------------|-----------------------^0-(0)-----------||--------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|--3---| |--3--|
E E E E E E H H. E. S S S S S E E H|-11--12p11----------------|-----------------------|-12p=11---------------||-----------12-------------|-----------------------|--------12------------||--------------11-11-11----|---------------------9-|-----------9p8--------||--------------------------|-----------------------|---------------9------||--------------------------|-----------------------|-----------------9----||--------------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
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| +W E E E E +H +W|-(0)----------------------|----------^0-(0)-------|-(0)------------------||-(0)----------------------|----------^0-(0)-------|-(0)------------------||-(2)----------------------|----------^2-(2)-------|-(2)------------------||-(2)----------------------|-1--2-(4)-^2-(2)-------|-(2)------------------||-(0)----------------------|----------^0-(0)-------|-(0)------------------||--------------------------|-----------------------|----------------------|
~~ H E S S S S S S S S S S S S E +Q. a a S S|--------------------------------|---------------------------------11-11-||--------------------------------|------9-9h(10)p9-----9-(9)-----x-------||----------------------------9-9h|=(11)------------11----------x---------||-----------(9)-(9)--9h=(11)-----|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|-----0--------------------------|--------0-----------^0-(0)-------------||-------4------------------------|-^-4-----------4----^0-(0)-------------||---------6----------------------|-^-4----------------^2-(2)-------------||-^6---------6------(6)----------|-^-4----------------^2-(2)-------------||-^4-----------------------------|-^-2----------------^0-(0)-------------||--------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
Q E a Q E E E Q S S H E|-11--12-12-14---14-12--11-|-11---11-12---------------||--------------------------|------------12-------9----||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------||--------------------------|--------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|------0-------------------|----0-------^0-(0)--------||------------4-------------|-^4----4----^0-(0)--------||--------------6-----------|-^4---------^2-(2)--------||-^6--------------6-(6)----|-^4---------^2-(2)--------||-^4-----------------------|-^2---------^0-(0)--------||--------------------------|--------------------------|
|--3---|
Q Q Q +H +H E S S S E a S|-11---------------------|----------------------------------||----12------------------|----------------------------------||---------9---(9)--------|-(9)----------------------9-11s13-||------------------------|-------------------9-(11)---------||------------------------|----------------11----------------||------------------------|----------------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|-------0----------------|-----0---^0-(0)-------------------||-----------4------------|-^4----4-^0-(0)-------------------||--------------6---------|-^4------^2-(2)-------------------||-^6--------------6-(6)--|-^4------^2-(2)-------------------||-^4---------------------|-^2------^0-(0)-------------------||------------------------|----------------------------------|
|---3---|
+Q a a E E E E E E S S E E E E +E E +Q|-----------11h12p==11-----------------|---------------------------||---------x------------12--------------|-------10--9-(9)-----------||-(13)--x-----------------11-11--11-11-|-11-11---------------------||--------------------------------------|-----------------11-(11)---||--------------------------------------|---------------------------||--------------------------------------|---------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|------------0-------------------------|-----0----^0-(0)-----------||-----------------4--------------------|-^4-----4-^0-(0)-----------||-----------------------6--------------|-^4-------^2-(2)-----------||-^-6----------------------6-(6)-------|-^4-------^2-(2)-----------||-^-4----------------------------------|-^2-------^0-(0)-----------||--------------------------------------|---------------------------|
|--3--|
E S S E S E S E S E. +E E E E +Q E E E|-----------------11-------12-11------|------------------------------||----------(12)-------------------12--|-(12)-12-12-12-(12)--12-12-12-||----(8)-9------9------(9)------------|------------------------------||-------------------------------------|------------------------------||-------------------------------------|------------------------------||-------------------------------------|------------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|------------0------------------------|-------0----^0--(0)-----------||---------------4---------------------|-^-4------4-^0--(0)-----------||--------------------6----------------|-^-4--------^2--(2)-----------||-^6------------------------6-(6)-----|-^-4--------^2--(2)-----------||-^4----------------------------------|-^-2--------^0--(0)-----------||-------------------------------------|------------------------------|
~~~~~~ H +E S E +E. +Q S S E +H|-----------------------------|------------------------||-12------(12)p10-10-----(10)-|-(10)---12p10p=9-(9)----||-----------------------------|------------------------||-----------------------------|------------------------||-----------------------------|------------------------||-----------------------------|------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|-----0-----------------------|------0-------^0-(0)----||-------4---------------------|-^-4-----4----^0-(0)----||-----------6-----------------|-^-4----------^2-(2)----||-^6------------6----(6)------|-^-4----------^2-(2)----||-^4--------------------------|-^-2----------^0-(0)----||-----------------------------|------------------------|
|--3---|
E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S +E e S S S S +E S S S S E|--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||--------------------------------9--(9)h10p9-|-(9)--------------------------9-12-||---------9-8----------8----8h9--------------|-----11-8-9--8--------------9------||----9-11-----9-(11)-9---11------------------|---------------9-(9)-9-(11)--------||--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------||--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|---------0----------------------------------|------0-----^0---(0)---------------||-------------4------------------------------|-^4-----4---^0---(0)---------------||----------------------6---------------------|-^4---------^2---(2)---------------||-^6------------------------6---(6)----------|-^4---------^2---(2)---------------||-^4-----------------------------------------|-^2---------^0---(0)---------------||--------------------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
H. +E S S E S S +H.|-----------------------|-----------------------||-12-----------(12)-9-9-|--9h10-----------------||-----------------------|-------9-(9)-----------||-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------|-----------------------|
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| Q E E E E +Q E E E E +H|------0----------------|-----0-------^0-(0)----||--------4--------------|-^4-------4--^0-(0)----||----------6------------|-^4----------^2-(2)----||-^6---------6--(6)-----|-^4----------^2-(2)----||-^4--------------------|-^2----------^0-(0)----||-----------------------|-----------------------|
E S S e E H H E S S S S S S|---------------------|----------------------------||-----10p(9)----------|----------------------------||------------9--------|----------------------------||---------------------|---------------------7-9S11-||---------------------|-------------------7--------||---------------------|---------------7S9----------|
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| +W E E E E +H|-(0)-----------------|----0---^0-(0)--------------||-(0)-----------------|-^4---4-^0-(0)--------------||-(2)-----------------|-^4-----^2-(2)--------------||-(2)-----------------|-^4-----^2-(2)--------------||-(0)-----------------|-^2-----^0-(0)--------------||---------------------|----------------------------|
|-3--|
S S S S S S S S e Q. H E S S S S S S S|--------12p11------------------|---------------12p11p9-----------||-----10-------12---------------|-----------------------9---------||--9--------------9p8h9h11------|-------------------------9p8h9---||-------------------------------|---------------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------------|
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| +W E E E E +H|-(0)---------------------------|----0---^0-(0)-------------------||-(0)---------------------------|-^4---4-^0-(0)-------------------||-(2)---------------------------|-^4-----^2-(2)-------------------||-(2)---------------------------|-^4-----^2-(2)-------------------||-(0)---------------------------|-^2-----^0-(0)-------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------------|
E S E S E S E S S S S S W W|----------------------------------------|------------------|--------||----------------------------------------|------------------|--------||-----(9)-8-(9)---(9)--------------------|------------------|--------||-11------------9--------(9)----(9)------|------------------|--------||---------------------11-----11----------|------------------|--------||-----------------------------------12-9-|------------------|--------|
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| +W E E E E +H +W|-(0)------------------------------------|----0---^0-(0)----|-(0)----||-(0)------------------------------------|-^4---4-^0-(0)----|-(0)----||-(2)------------------------------------|-^4-----^2-(2)----|-(2)----||-(2)------------------------------------|-^4-----^2-(2)----|-(2)----||-(0)------------------------------------|-^2-----^0-(0)----|-(0)----||----------------------------------------|------------------|--------|
E E E Q Q. E E E E +H E E E Q Q. E E E E +H||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|||o--9-7-----------|------------------|--9-7-----------|------------------|||-------9-8-------|------------------|------9-8-------|------------------|||------------9----|--6--7-9----------|-----------9----|--6--7-9----------|||o----------------|---------7-(7)----|----------------|---------7-(7)----|||-----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
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| W +W W +W||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||o-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|||--^1-------------|-(1)--------------|-^1-------------|-(1)--------------|||--^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||o-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|-^2-------------|-(2)--------------|||--^0-------------|-(0)--------------|-^0-------------|-(0)--------------|
Q S S E +H +W E E a E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||--8------8h9------------|-------------|--8--9-----9h11------------|----------|||-------------11-(11)----|-(11)--------|----------------11-(11)----|-(11)-----|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|---------o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
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| E. S E E +H +W E. S E E +H +W|------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)----o|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^4--(4)-4----2--(2)----|--(2)--------|-^4----(4)----4--2--(2)----|--(2)-----|||-^2--(2)-2----0--(0)----|--(0)--------|-^2----(2)----2--0--(0)----|--(0)----o|||------------------------|-------------|---------------------------|----------||
E E E E +H +W E E a E E +H +W|-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------||-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------||--8-9-8------------|-------------|--8-9-9h11------------|---------||--------11-(11)----|-(11)--------|-----------11-(11)----|-(11)----||-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------||-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------|
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| W +W W +W|-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------||-^4----------------|--(4)--------|-^4-------------------|--(4)----||-^4----------------|--(4)--------|-^4-------------------|--(4)----||-^4----------------|--(4)--------|-^4-------------------|--(4)----||-^2----------------|--(2)--------|-^2-------------------|--(2)----||-------------------|-------------|----------------------|---------|
Q=67 Gtrs I, II E E E Q Q. E E E E +H E E E Q Q.|---------------|------------------|---------------||-9-7-----------|------------------|-9-7-----------||-----9-8-------|------------------|-----9-8-------||----------9----|--6--7-9----------|----------9----||---------------|---------7-(7)----|---------------||-0-------------|-(0)--------------|-0-------------| W +W W
H.=H E E E E +H Q. Q. Q +W|------------------|-------0----^9--|-(9)----*||------------------|-^4---------^9--|-(9)----*||------------------|-^4---------^9--|-(9)----*||--6--7-9----------|-^4---------^7--|-(7)----*||---------7-(7)----|-^2---------^0--|-(0)----*||-(0)--------------|----------------|--------*| +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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