Exodus - Shovel Headed Kill Machine tab

Song: Shovel Headed Kill Machine
Artist: Exodus
Album: Shovel Headed Kill Machine

Legend

/ = slide up
\ = slide down
h = hammer on
p = pull off
b = bend
r = release
x = muted string
t = tap (with finger or pick)
~ = vibrato
P.m ----| = Palm Mute
<>= Natural Harmonic

I love this song, and this album, go easy on me, this is my first tab I've ever wrote.
may be bad, but this is how I play it, and it sounds fine to me. I tabbed it 100% by
not a very hard song to play, there is no solo, however timing could be a little tricky 
there's LOTS of palm-muting.


Drop D Tuning: D A D G B e


Intro -

The Harmonic is really short at the beginning of the songe|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------|D|-------<6>~---------------------------------------|
p.m ---| p.m ---| p.m ---------|palm mute the 2 open chords in betweene|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|-0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0--|A|-0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0--|D|-0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0---0-1-0-0-7-0--|
p.m ---|e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-0-1-0-0-7(6)-0-0---------------------------------|A|-0-1-0-0-7(6)-0-0---------------------------------|D|-0-1-0-0-7(6)-0-0---------------------------------|
Play the Intro 4 times (excluding the Harmonic) Verse 1
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -----------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---| p.m ---------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7-(6)-0-0------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7-(6)-0-0------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -----------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -------------------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7--6-----------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7--6-----------------------|
Play this 2 times Chorus - "Natural Sacrifice"
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|A|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|D|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -------------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0----------------------|D|-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0----------------------|
Play this 3 times
"Kneel and Die before the..." p.m -----|e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|A|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|D|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|
"KILL MACHINE!"
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------|
Middle part - Slows down - TONS of palm-muting here! You must listen to the song to get timing
p.m ----| p.m ----| p.m ----| p.m -----------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|--1---0--0--2-1--0--0---0-1--0--0---2-1--0--0-2-1---|A|--1---0--0--2-1--0--0---0-1--0--0---2-1--0--0-2-1---|D|--1---0--0--2-1--0--0---0-1--0--0---2-1--0--0-2-1---|
p.m ---| p .m -| -| ----------------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|-0-1--0-0---1/5-0-3-0-2-0--0-1----------------------|A|-0-1--0-0---1/5-0-3-0-2-0--0-1----------------------|D|-0-1--0-0---1/5-0-3-0-2-0--0-1----------------------|
Play this part 6 times Interlude-ish part - Here we have the same chords that ring out, just no palm muting.
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--1--------2-1--------0-1--------2-1-----0-2-1----|A|--1--------2-1--------0-1--------2-1-----0-2-1----|D|--1--------2-1--------0-1--------2-1-----0-2-1----|
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-2-1-------1/5---3---2----0-1---------------------|A|-2-1-------1/5---3---2----0-1---------------------|D|-2-1-------1/5---3---2----0-1---------------------|
Play this part 2 times Verse 2 - Same as verse 1
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -----------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---| p.m ---------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7-(6)-0-0------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7-(6)-0-0------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -----------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0--------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -------------------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7--6-----------------------|D|-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-7--6-----------------------|
Play this 2 times Chorus - "Natural Sacrifice"
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|A|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|D|-2---1---0---1---2---1----------------------------|
p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m ---|p.m -------------------------|e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0----------------------|D|-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0----------------------|
Play this 3 times
"Kneel and Die before the..." p.m -----|e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|A|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|D|-7---6--5--4--3-2--0---0-0-0--0--0----------------|
Play 1 time Outro - "SHOVEL HEADED...!"
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|-1---0-0-0---1--1---------------------------------|A|-1---0-0-0---1--1---------------------------------|D|-1---0-0-0---1--1---------------------------------|
Play 3 Times And your done.
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