Jerry Cantrell - Man In The Box tab

Man in the Box 
Written by Jerry Cantrell and Layne Staley
Tabbed by: Lupe Galvan 

Tune Down 1/2  step

1=Eb	4=Db
2=Bb	5=Ab
3=Gb	6=Eb
	
Intro Moderately= 108 (0:01) Driving BeatGuitar 1 (Rhythm Fig. 1) P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||-5----x--5-----5------|-5----x---5----5-------|-5---x--5---5-----|--5--x---5--------5-||-0----x--0-----0---0--|-0----x---0----0----0--|-0---x--0---0---0-|--0--x---0--0-5h7---|
(0:19, 1:48) Gtr. 1 plays Rhy. Fig 1. twiceGtr. 2 (w/dist. and talk box set on heavy accents)|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------------------||---------7~~~------7h9~~~|-------------------------|----------------------------------||--9~~~~------------------|--7~~~~---7h9~~~----5~~~-|-5h7~~---5b-----------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|-------------7-----7--------5-----||-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------0-5h7-------|
Ah__ ah__ ah__ ah__ ah__ ah___ ah__ ah_ ah_|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------------------||---------7~~~------7h9~~~|-------------------------|----------------------------------||--9~~~~------------------|--7~~~~---7h9~~~----5~~~-|-5h7~~---5b-----------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|-------------7-----7--------5-----||-------------------------|-------------------------|----------------------0-5h7-------| Ah__ ah__ ah__ ah__ ah__ ah___ ah__ ah_ ah_
Verses (0:37, 2:06)Rhy. Fig. 2Gtrs. 1 & 2 P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||-5----x--5-----5------|-5----x---5----5-------|-5---x--5---5-----|--5--x---5--------5-||-0----x--0-----0---0--|-0----x---0----0----0--|-0---x--0---0---0-|--0--x---0--0-5h7---|
1. I'm the man in the box 2. I'm the dog who gets beat
P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|------------------|--------------------||-5----x--5-----5------|-5----x---5----5-------|-5---x--5---5-----|--5-----5-5h7~~-----||-0----x--0-----0---0--|-0----x---0----0----0--|-0---x--0---0---0-|-----0---------0--0-|
Buried in my shit Shove my nose in shit
Pre-chorus (0:55, 2:24)Rhy. Fig. 3 G5 G6 G5 G6 G5 G6 G5 G6 G5 G6 G5 G6 G5 Gtr. 1P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -|-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-5--5--7--5---5--7--5--5-|-5--5--7--5---5--5--7--5-|-5--5--7--5---5--7--5--5--||-3--3--3--3---3--3--3--3-|-3--3--3--3---3--3--3--3-|-3--3--3--3---3--3--3--3--|
Won't you come G6 G5 G6P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -- - - - - - - - - - - | P.M.- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -- - - - - - - - - - - |-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|--------------------------||-5--5--7--5---5--7--5----|-5---------5---5~~-------|-5--x---5---5-------------||-3--3--3--3---3--3--3--0-|-0---0---0----------0----|-0--x---0---0----0--------|
and save me Save Gtr.3 plays Fill 1 first time - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - | Gtrs. 1&2 substitute fill2 |--------------------------|------------------------| |--------------------------|------------------------| |--------------------------|------------------------| |--------------------------|------------------------| |-5--x---5---5-------------|-5h7--5-----------------| |-0--x---0---0----0--------|----------7--6--5--3----| me
Chorus (1:13, 2:41, 3:51)
E5 G5 D A E5 G5 D A|----------3---------2-----------------------|--------3-----2---------------------||----------3---------3--------2--------------|--------3-----3-----2---------------||--2-------0---------2--------2--------------|--2-----0-----2-----2---------------||--2-------0---------0--------2--------------|--2-----0-----0-----2---------------||--0-------x------------------0--------------|--0-----x-----------0---------------||----------3-------------------------0---3~~-|--------3-----------------0----3~~--| Fe-ed my______ eyes____(can you sew them shut) Je-sus_____ Christ (deny your maker)
E5 G5 D A |----------3---------2-----------------------|--------3-----2---------------------||----------3---------3--------2--------------|--------3-----3-----2---------------||--2-------0---------2--------2--------------|--2-----0-----2-----2---------------||--2-------0---------0--------2--------------|--2-----0-----0-----2---------------||--0-------x------------------0--------------|--0-----x-----------0---------------||----------3-------------------------0---3~~-|--------3-----------------0----3~~--| He____ who tries (will be wasted) oh feed my eyes (Now you've sewn them shut) (3rd time)To Coda+ (skip ahead to meas. 61) (go back to meas. 5 first time)
Fill 1 (1:11) Fill 2 (2:39) Gtr.3 w/dist Gtrs. 1 & 2 |-----------------------------| |-------------------------------------------||--15h17---15~~---------------| |--14hb^r14------14hb^r14---12--------------||----------------16--15-14-12-| |--14fb^r14------14fb^r14---12--------------||-----------------------------| |--------------------------------14---12~~--||-----------------------------| |-------------------------------------------||-----------------------------| |-------------------------------------------|
Guitar Solo (3:16)Gtrs. 1 &2 play Rhy. Fig 2Gtr. 3 (w/dist. and wah-wah pedal) Hold bend tr~~~~~~~~ |-- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ||----------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------|------------------------10fb^1010101010101010101010||----------------7h9-9fb^--9--7----|---------------------------------------------------||-0h2--------7h9-----------------9-|-8--7--5--7---7fb^^r7~-----------------------------||----------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------||- - - - - -- - - - -||---------------------------|------------------------------------------------12-15-15fb^|1010101010-10fb^r10po8-----|------12-12h15po12-------12h15po12-15fb^~-15fb^-----------||------------------------9~~|-14fb^-------------14fb^----------------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr1. plays Rhy. Fig 3Gtr.3 hold bend fdbk. slight P.H. *|15-12-----------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------15~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~---15------------||------12h14~~-14fb^---14~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~-----------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr.4|----------------------|--------------------------------|-------------------------------||----------------------|--------------------------------|-12----------------------------||----------------------|-------x----x-x-14hb-14-12------|----15-14-12-12fb^~-12fb^-12---||---------5------------|-12h14-x-14-x-x-------------14~~|-----------------------------14||----x-x-----7~~~--x-x-|--------------------------------|-------------------------------||-3--x-x-----------x-x-|--------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|-------12-15-15-15fb^r15po12------|--------------------|------------------------------||-15~~------------------------15~~\|-12--------x/----12-|------------------------------||----------------------------------|-12-----12-x/----12-|------------------------2fb^--||----------------------------------|-12-----12-x/-12-12-|-x------2~~-x-x-x-x-0h2-------||----------------------------------|----x-x-------------|-x----------x-x-x-x-----------||----------------------------------|----x-x-------------|-x-3fb^-----x-x-x-x-----------|
Coda (0:00) Gtr.1 plays Rhy. Fig. 2 twice Gtr.2 |1. | |2. ||----------------------| |--------------------------------------------------14-14-12-12-12-||----------------------| |--------------------------------------------------14-14-12-12-12-||-0------2fb^r2--------| |------7~~-7h9~~-----------------------------------14-14-12-12-12-||----2-0-----------2~~-| |--9~~-----------7~-7h9~-5-5h7-5----------------------------------||---------------3------| |--------------------------------7~~-7-------5-7------------------||----------------------| |--------------------------------------0-5h7----------------------|
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