Forsaken tab with lyrics by Dream Theater - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Dream Theater – Forsaken tab

Forsaken: Dream Theatre
Tuning: CGCFAD (drop C)

/ Slide up
\ Slide down
~ Vibrato
* Squeal
h Hammer on
p Pull off


Piano Intro x4
(Instead of squeal on 7* you can harmonic on 3 (G string) which is ^)

|------------------------------------||---------------7*-------------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9--5-4-0-----| x4|5/7-7--10-9--5-3^--5/7-7--5-4-0-----||--------------------------5-4-0-----|
On the 3rd and 4th time, there is a guitar riff as follows:|-----------------------------------------||5h7-5h7-7-5h7-5h7-7-8—5h7-5h7-7-5h7-7----||--------------------------------------7-6||-----------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------|
Verse (it’s in 7/8 so be careful of timing) (| represents bar)|------|------|------|------||------|------|------|------||------|------|------|------||------|------|------|------| x3|------|------|------|------||2-2---|2-2---|2-2---|2-2---|
|----------------------||----------------------||----------------------||7--------10-9-------5-||7--------10-9-------5-||7--------10-9-------5-|
|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------||2--2--0--4~~0-4-2--2--0--5--4--5-||2-------------4-2--------------5-||2-------------4-2--------------5-|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------||--------9-11-12-11---------------------------------------9-10-12-10-9*||--------------------------7-9-10-12-9-10-12-------9-10-12-------------||7-9-10-------------7-9-10------------------9-10-12--------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus|---------------------------||---------------------------||--------------------4------||2-----5-----0-------4------| x2|2-----5-----0-------2------||2-----5-----0--------------||-----------------------||-----------------------||9--9--11--12-----------||9--9--11--12---7---9---||7--7--9---10---7---9---||---------------7---9---|
Repeat intro
|------------------------------------||---------------7*-------------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9--5-4-0---4-| x4|5/7-7--10-9--5-3^--5/7-7--5-4-0---4-||--------------------------5-4-0---4-|
|-----------2--------------------------2----------------||---------3---3----------------------3---3--------------||-------------------------------------------------------||2-2--2-2------2-2--2-2-----2-2--2-2-------2-2--2-2--2--| x2|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-----2-2--2-2-------2-2--2-2--2--|
|----------------------||----------------------||----------------------||7--------10-9-------5-||7--------10-9-------5-||7--------10-9-------5-|
|---------------------------------||---------------------------------||---------------------------------||2--2--0--4--0-4-2--2--0--5--4--5-||2-------------4-2--------------5-||2-------------4-2--------------5-|
Not really what happens, but close... John shreds a little here and I can’t work it out...|----------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------||--------9-11-12-11---------------------------------------9-10-12-10-9*||--------------------------7-9-10-12-9-10-12-------9-10-12-------------||7-9-10-------------7-9-10------------------9-10-12--------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus|---------------------------||---------------------------||--------------------4------||2-----5-----0-------4------| x2|2-----5-----0-------2------||2-----5-----0--------------|
|-----------------------||-----------------------||9--9--11--12-----------||9--9--11--12---7---9---||7--7--9---10---7---9---||---------------7---9---|
Bridge|------------------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------7---10---12------------------------------||5---7----2----2-4-5-2--7---3---7---10---12------------------------------||5---7----2----2-4-5-2--7---3---5---8----10------------------------------||5---7----2----2-4-5-2--7---3--------------------------------------------|
Solo: I have got the first bit, but not the shredding... Sorry!|---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------9-9—7h9h10h12p10p9p7--------------||--10-10-9-7-9-7h9p7-------------------------------------9h10-9-7-----||7-------------------8-8--5-7-8-7-5-------------------------------5---||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------10-10*--||----------------------------||------------------7---------||-----------7-9-10-----------||4-5-7-9-10------------------||----------------------------|
Then it shreds... SORRY! Figure it out by yourself.
Chorus x4|---------------------------||---------------------------||--------------------4------||2-----5-----0-------4------||2-----5-----0-------2------||2-----5-----0--------------|
|------------------------------------||---------------7*-------------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9------------||7/9-9--12-11-7-----7/9-9--5-4-0-----| x4|5/7-7--10-9--5-3^--5/7-7--5-4-0-----||--------------------------5-4-0-----|
|-----------||-----------||-----------||2~---------||2~---------||2~---------|
Please be nice... This is only my second tab. If any queries; my email is squid_rat_3000@hotmail.com .
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