Candlebox - Happy Pills tab

Song: Happy Pills
Band: Candlebox
Album: Happy Pills

Tab by Joe Costello (jcostello86@gmail.com)

Standard Tuning

This song is fast, and rocks hard. Use distortion through all of it, and there's a
really cool effect in the intro, probably a flanger with distortion. 

Symbols Used:
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/ = slide up
X = muted strings
b = bend note to pitch of note in parenthesis

Intro - Riff 1: (3x)e|-------------------------|--------------------------|B|-------------------------|--------------------------|G|------------------------*|--------------------------|D|--4/6--6--6--4/7--7--7--*|--4/6--6--6--X-X-X-X-X-X--|A|--4/6--6--6--4/7--7--7---|--4/6--6--6--X-X-X-X-X-X--|E|--2/4--4--4--2/5--5--5---|--2/4--4--4--X-X-X-X-X-X--|
Band enters, play Riff 1 4x.
Guitar 2: Fill 1 (hold all of these bends)e|----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|B|---2------------4-----------|---2--------4--------7----------9--------|G|---4b(6)--------6b(8)-------|---4b(6)----6b(8)----9b(11)----11b(13)---|D|----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|A|----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|E|----------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
Verse: Riff 2: (3x)e|------------------------|--------------------------------------------|B|------------------------|--------------------------------------------|G|------------------------|*------------------------------------------*|D|---6--------------7--7--|*------6--6------6--6------6--6-----7--7---*|A|---6--------------------|--------------------------------------------|E|---4-(hold)---/5--------|---2/4-------2/4-------2/4------2/5---------| "Take happier pills to keep you well...."
Pre-Chorus: Play Riff 1 4x "Can't you see yourself, can't you understand?" "There's more truth in the way, in the way that you..."
Chorus: Riff 3 (2x)e|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------2-----------|-------------------------------------------|G|---4------4--6/4------2-----2--------|------------------------------------------*|D|---4------4--6/4----2----------2-----|---------2---------2---------2--------2---*|A|---2------2--4/2----0-------------0--|------2---------2---------2--------2-------|E|-------------------------------------|---0---------2---------3--------5----------| "Lie... but you take a stab at all that's surrounding your" "Mind.... can't you sweep this *** to the side well it's so..."
Verse 2: w/Riff 2 (4x)e|--------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------*|D|-------6--6------6--6------6--6-----7--7---*|A|--------------------------------------------|E|---2/4-------2/4-------2/4------2/5---------|"***ing nice to have you here.... To turn our..."
Pre-Chorus: Play Riff 1 4x 2nd Chorus: Play Riff 3 4x Pre Solo - Play Riff 1 4x Solo - I have no idea, cause there's actually two guitars soloing at the same time. If you know the solo, e-mail me... cause I'm not going to figure this one out. Play Riff 1 under the solo though. Bridge: Guitar 1 play Riff 1. Guitar 2 play Fill 1.
3rd Chorus: (2x)e|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------2-----------|-------------------------------------------|G|---4------4--6/4------2-----2--------|------------------------------------------*|D|---4------4--6/4----2----------2-----|---------2---------2---------2--------2---*|A|---2------2--4/2----0-------------0--|------2---------2---------2--------2-------|E|-------------------------------------|---0---------2---------3--------5----------|
(3x)e|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------2-----------|-------------------------------------------|G|---4------4--6/4------2-----2-------*|-------------------------------------------|D|---4------4--6/4----2----------2----*|---------2---------2---------2--------2----|A|---2------2--4/2----0-------------0--|------2---------2---------2--------2-------|E|-------------------------------------|---0---------2---------3--------5----------| "Got it all over you now..." "Happy pills they won't keep you well tonight"
Ending: Play Riff 1 (again) 4x. That should be it. E-mail me with any corrections, comments, the solo, etc.
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