Explosions In The Sky - Lonely Train tab

Lonely Train Tab by Black Stone Cherry
Tabbed by nick dupont (sikk_nick)


Ok there has been some debate about how to play this song, but I now have it PERFECT.  


By the way the main riff is NOT played like this :
|--6-5-3-0-6-5-3-0-6-5-3-0-6-5-3-0----|
as is shown in all the other tabs on this site


tuning: drop C


^=bend
r=release bend
v=vibrato
p=pull off
h=hammer on
/=slide up
\=slide down


intro/main riff|------------------------------------------------------------------|3x|------------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0------------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0------------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0----|
|-------------------------------------------------|2x |------||-------------------------------------------------| |------||-------------------------------------------------| then|------||-------------------------------------------------| |------||-------------------------------------------------| |------||-3-0-0-0-5-0-0-0---3-0-5-0-3-0--5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0--| |-/18\-|
verse|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|4x|-----------------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------0h3p0---0h3p0-||-3-0-0-0--5-0-0-0--3-0-0-0--5-0-0-0--3-0-0-0--5-0-0-0--5-------5-------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0----------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0----------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0--|
|----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0----------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0----------------------------------||-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-0-3---0-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-3-3---3-3--------|
Chorus (guitar 1)|---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x—-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-||-/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------||-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--10-10-10-10-10-(12)-12/14--12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12--10--10\9--7\5---||--x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---x--x--x--x--x---x---x------x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x---x---x-x--x-x---||-/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---8--8--8--8--8—(10)-10/12--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---8---8\7--5\3---||---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2 chorus (play simultaneously with guitar 1)
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|2x|-----------------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------------||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8---||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8---||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8---|
------ Verse ------ Chorus ------
pre-solo|-----------------------------------------------------------|2x|-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-3-0-0-0-4-0-0-0-5-0-0-0-3-5-3-0--5-0-3-5-3-0--5-0-3-------|
Solo Rhythm for solo
|-----chords are held for full length - sustain-----------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------|
Fade out..|---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------||--0----------------3----------------5----------------8---------------| ...you can barely hear the last chords
Lead (I have included times to make it easier to follow)
2:12|-----------------------------------------------------||-13^-15vvv-------------------------------------------||----------------(12)^14r(12)-10----12----10vv--------||--------------------------------12----12-------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------|
2:15|----------------------------------------------||--------------------------10h13vv-------------||-(12)^14r(12)p10----10-12---------------------||-----------------12---------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|
2:17|-------------------------------------------------------------||-13h15----13p15----13p15-13v-13--13h15-(15)^18r-15p13h15v----||-------14-------14-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------|
2:20 2:21|---------| ||--10----------------|| repeat this part|---------| ||-----13p10----------|| SIX times|-(12)^14-| ||-----------(12)^14--|| (starting at 2:21)|---------| ||--------------------|||---------| ||--------------------|||---------| ||--------------------||
2:24|-------------------------------------------------------||(10)---------------------------------------------------||----(12)^14r(12)p10-12v------(12)^14r(12)p10-12v-------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
2:26|-------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------||--(12)^14r(12)p10--12p10----10-------------------------------||------------------------12-----12p10----10-------------------||------------------------------------12----12p10\8~-----------||-------------------------------------------------------------|
Slower solo-
LEAD2:28|--------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------||--10h12-----10h12p10------------------------------||------------------------10-12p10-8-----10---------||--------------------------------------------------|
2:35|----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||-----------10------------------------10h12^14----12--10---------||-------10------10h12-----10h12-10---x--------------------12-----||--/12-----------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------|
2:43|------------------------------------||--(13)^(15)r(13)-10—(13)^ 15--------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------|
okay right after that the vocals come in and you can here this soft guitar playing this:
Guitar 1|---------------------|--------------------||-10-------10---------|-10-----------------||----10--------10-----|----10----10--12----||-------12------------|-------12-----------||---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------||-10------------------|-10------------10---||----10---------------|----10--------10----||-------12------------|-------12---12------||---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------|
there are keyboards or some kinda intrument playing rhythm:
Gtr2 (keyboard?)|---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||------7--------5-----------------------------------------||----7---7----7--------7--------5------7--5---------------||--5--------8------------8-------------------8--5---------||---------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr3 (keyboard)|---------------------------------------------------------||--------------12---------------------10------------------||----------------------------------------12--10-----------||------------------------------------------------12-------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr2 (keyboard?)|---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||------7--------5---------------------5------7------||----7---7----7--------5-5-8-5--8------------x------||--5--------8--------------------------------5------||---------------------------------------------------|
Gtr3 (keyboard)|---------------------------------------------------||--------------12-----------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------|
Gtr2 (keyboard?)|---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||------7--------5-----------------------------------------||----7---7----7--------7--------5------7--5---------------||--5--------8------------8-------------------8--5---------||---------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr3 (keyboard)|---------------------------------------------------------||--------------12---------------------10------------------||----------------------------------------12--10-----------||------------------------------------------------12-------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr2 (keyboard?)|----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||------7--------5------------------------------||----7---7----7---------7-------5--------------||--5--------8-------------8-5-8----------------||----------------------------------------------|
Gtr3 (keyboard)|----------------------------------------------||--------------12------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|
Pre-chorus|-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-3-0-0-0-5-0-0-0---3-0-5-0-3-0--5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0--|
------- Chorus -------
outro|------------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------------------||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |---------------------------------------------------------------------------------||-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7----------------||-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7----------------||-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7----------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-3-0-0-0-4-0-0-0-5-0-0-0-3-5-3-0--0-0-3-5-3-0--0-0-0-|
Outro solo
3:34|------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||-(13)^15p12vv---(14^)p12v-----------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------|
3:37 |--deaden----------------------||-------------10----------------------------||-/10-----------13p10h13--13^15-(13)^15vv---||---(12)^14---------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|
3:39|-(15)^18r(15)-13-(15)^18r(15)-13-----||---------------------------------15\-||-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------||-------------------------------------|
Rhythm for outro solo|-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-0-3--0-0-0-3\-0-0-0-3-0-0---------------------------------||-0-3--0-0-0-3\-0-0-0-3-0-0---------------------------------||-0-3--0-0-0-3\-0-0-0-3-0-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-5-4-3-0-|
LAST LINE OF THE SONG (both Guitars)|-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------||-3-0-0-0-4-0-0-0-5-0-0-0-3-5-3-0--0-0-3-5-3-0--0-0-0-|
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