King Diamond - Into The Convent tab

King Diamond:  Into The Convent

transcribed by:   ANDRÉ DA SILVA SALVATERRA  :  mercyful@zipmail.com.br 
     edited by:   Russ Elton                 :  webmaster@abysslord.com
       solo by:   Langus                     :  tlange@polbox.com

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Tuning: Standard

Riff 1Guitar 1 x6E|------------------------------|-------------|B|------------------------------|-------------|G|------------------------------|-------------|D|------------------------------|-----------7-|A|------------------------------|-----------5-|E|-0--00000--00000--00000000000-|-6~----------| * ***** ***** ***********
Guitar 2E|-------------------------------------------|B|------8-------------------8----------------|G|-6----7--------------6----7----------------|D|-4----5---------9----4----5--------------7-|A|----------------9------------------------5-|E|-----------6----7--------------6~----------|
Riff 2E|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|--------------666666---------------|A|---------------------555555--------|E|-444444444444---------------444444-|
************ ****** ****** ****** "Madeleine is running away from herself..."E|----------------------|B|----------------------|G|----------------------|D|----------------------|A|----------------------|E|-444444-777777-333333-|
****** ****** ****** "Afraid of the shame...."E|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|--------------666666---------------|A|---------------------555555--------|E|-444444444444---------------444444-|
************ ****** ****** ****** "She's crying out for help...."E|---------------------|B|---------------------|G|---------------------|D|---------4-----------|A|---------2-----------|E|-444444------2--(2)/-| ****** "To be clean again..."
Riff 3 (solo rhythm)E|-----------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------5-5-----4-4---------------------------------|G|-6-6-----------6-6-----4-4-----6-6-------------------------|D|-6-6-----------6-6-----4-4-----6-6-------------------------|A|-4-4-444444444-----444-----444-4-4-444444444---------------|E|---------------------------------------------555555-444444-| ********* *** *** ********* ****** ******
Soloe|-----------------|B|-----------------|G|-6--/9-8--/11-9--|D|-----------------|A|-----------------|E|-----------------|
e|-10-12-9-10----9---------9-10-12-12^--|B|------------12---9-10-12--------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|
e|----------------------|B|----------------------|G|--\12--11----\14--12--|D|----------------------|A|----------------------|E|----------------------|
e|-12-15-12----12-----------------------/19--|B|----------15----15-12-15-12----12----------|G|----------------------------15----15-------|D|-------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------|
End Solo
Riff 4 (solo rhythm)E|--------------------------------------------------|B|---------------8-8-----7-7------------------------|G|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9----------------|D|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9--------------7-|A|-7-7---------------------------7-7-----------5--5-|E|-----000000000-----000-----000-----000000000-3----| ********* *** *** *********
Play Riff 2 "No one cared..."
Riff 5E|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------4-----|D|-6-6-6-6--664-7-7-7-7--774-6-6-6-6--66--4-2-4-4-|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--440-2---2-2-|E|------------------------------------------------|
* * * *** * * * *** * * * *** * * * "Into the convent..."E|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------4-----4---|D|-6-6-6-6--664-7-7-7-7--774-6-6-6-6--66--4-2-4-4-2-4-|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--440-2---2-2---2-|E|----------------------------------------------------|
* * * *** * * * *** * * * *** * * * * * * "Into the darkness..."E|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|-6-6-6-6--664-7-7-7-7--774-6-6-6-6--66--4-|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--440-2-|E|------------------------------------------| * * * *** * * * *** * * * *** "Wondering what...."
Riff 6 (Guitar 2 plays notes in () ) x2E|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|(444444-555555-444444-555)-|A|-444444-555555-444444-555--|E|---------------------------|
****** ****** ****** *** "Welcome sister..."E|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|(666666-777777-666666-777)-|A|-666666-777777-666666-777--|E|---------------------------|
****** ****** ****** *** "Down on your knees..."E|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|(555555-666666-555555-666)-|D|-555555-666666-555555-666--|A|---------------------------|E|---------------------------|
****** ****** ****** *** "...and pray if you please..." x2E|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|(444444-555555-444444-555)-|A|-444444-555555-444444-555--|E|---------------------------|
****** ****** ****** *** "In this convent..."E|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|(666666-777777-666666-777)-|A|-666666-777777-666666-777--|E|---------------------------|
****** ****** ****** *** "Kiss my cross...."E|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|(555555-666666-555555-666)-8-7-8-7-|D|-555555-666666-555555-666--6-5-6-5-|A|-----------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------| ****** ****** ****** *** "In the Name of..."
Riff 4a (solo rhythm)E|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------8-8-----7-7-------------------|G|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|D|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|A|-7-7---------------------------7-7-----------|E|-----000000000-----000-----000-----000000000-|
********* *** *** ********* E|-------------------------|B|-------------------------|G|-------------------------|D|-------------------------|A|---------2-3-5-3-2-------|E|-3-2-3-5-----------5-3-2-|
* * * * * * * * * * * * E|--------------------------------------------------|B|---------------8-8-----7-7------------------------|G|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9----------------|D|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9--------------7-|A|-7-7---------------------------7-7-----------5--5-|E|-----000000000-----000-----000-----000000000-3----| ********* *** *** *********
Play Riff 2 "Madeleine is running..."
Riff 5aE|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------4-----|D|-6-6-6-6------7-7-7-7--4--6-6-6-6----4-2-4-4-|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4--0-2---2-2-|E|---------------------------------------------|
* * * *** * * * * * * * * * * * "Into the convent..."E|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------4-----4---|D|-6-6-6-6------7-7-7-7------6-6-6-6------4-2-4-4-2-4-|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-2---2-2---2-|E|----------------------------------------------------|
* * * *** * * * *** * * * *** * * * * * * "Into the darkness..."E|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|-6-6-6-6------7-7-7-7------6-6-6-6------|A|-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-4-4-4-4--444-|E|----------------------------------------|
* * * *** * * * *** * * * *** "Wondering what...." x2E|--------------|B|--------------|G|---4-----4----|D|-4-2-4-4-2-4--|A|-2---2-2---2--|E|--------------| * * * * * *
Riff 7 (solo rhythm)E|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------6-6-|D|-8-8-8-8--6--9-9-9-9--6--8-8-8-8----6----6--4-4-|A|-6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6-4----4------|E|----------------------------------4-------------|
* * * * * * * * *E|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------6-6-|D|-8-8-8-8--6--9-9-9-9--6--8-8-8-8----6----6--4-4-|A|-6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6-4----4------|E|----------------------------------4-------------|
* * * * * * * * *E|-----------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------4---|D|-6-6-6-6--4--7-7-7-7--4--6-6-6-6----4----4-2-4-|A|-4-4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4--0-2----2---2-|E|-----------------------------------------------|
* * * * * * * * *E|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|-6-6-6-6--4--7-7-7-7--4--6-6-6-6----|A|-4-4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4--4--4-4-4-4--0-|E|------------------------------------|
* * * * * * * * *E|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|-4------4------4------4------|A|-2-2222-2-2222-2-2222-2-2222-|E|-----------------------------| **** **** **** ****
Riff 8Guitar 1 (lead)e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|-----9-------------8------|D|-/11----6~-----/11----7~~-|A|-----------7~-------------|E|--------------------------|
e|------------------------20^^r~~~~~-|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----9-------------8---------------|D|-/11----6~-----/11-----------------|A|-----------7~----------------------|E|-----------------------------------|
Guitar 2E|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-6--9------------------------------|D|-4--7--9--6------------------------|A|-------7--4--7--9----4------4------|E|-------------5--7--0-2-2222-2-2222-|
**** **** E|------------------|B|------------------|G|-6--9-------------|D|-4--7--9--6-------|A|-------7--4--7--9-|E|-------------5--7-|
E|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|--------------------------4--2-|A|-----4------4------4------2--0-|E|-0-0h2-2222-2-2222-2-2222------|
**** **** ****E|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|------------------------------|D|--------------------------2---|A|---4------4------4------2-0-2-|E|-0h2-2222-2-2222-2-2222-0---0-| **** **** ****
Play Riff 2 "Come along..." Play Riff 3 "That night..."
Riff 3aE|----------------------------------------------------|B|---------------5-5-----4-4--------------------------|G|-6-6-----------6-6-----4-4-----6-6------------------|D|-6-6-----------6-6-----4-4-----6-6------------9-----|A|-4-4-444444444-----444-----444-4-4-444444440--7--9--|E|-------------------------------------------------7--| ********* *** *** ********* "Why, She never..."
Riff 4b (solo rhythm)E|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------8-8-----7-7-------------------|G|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|D|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|A|-7-7---------------------------7-7-----------|E|-----000000000-----000-----000-----000000000-|
********* *** *** ********* E|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|--------------------------|D|--------------------------|A|---------2-3-5-3-2--------|E|-3-2-3-5-----------5-3-2--|
* * * * * * * * * * * * E|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------8-8-----7-7-------------------|G|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|D|-9-9-----------9-9-----7-7-----9-9-----------|A|-7-7---------------------------7-7-----------|E|-----000000000-----000-----000-----000000000-|
********* *** *** ********* E|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------|A|---------2-3-5-3-2-------4-4----4-4--4--4--4--4-4-4-2-|E|-3-2-3-5-----------5-3-2-2-2----2-2--2--2--2--2-2-2-0-| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
Riff 9 x2E|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|--------4----2-----------2-----|A|-2-4----2----0----2-4----0--2--|E|-0-2--------------0-2-------0--| * *
Play Riff 3 "Next day..." Play Riff 3a "Why..."
Riff 10E|--------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------6-----|D|-8-8-8-8--6--9-9-9-9--6--8-8-8-8----6-4-6-6-|A|-6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6-4---4-4-|E|----------------------------------4---------|
* * * * * * * * * * * * * "The eye of the necklace..."E|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------6-----6-------|D|-8-8-8-8--6--9-9-9-9--6--8-8-8-8----6-4-6-6-4-6-8-8-|A|-6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6--6-6-6-6--6-4---4-4---4-6-6-|E|----------------------------------4-----------------| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * "Inside the convent..."
notation: ^ = bend [ ^ = half, ^^ = whole, etc. ] ^r = bend and release x = mute with fret-hand * = mute with palm-hand X\\ = pick slide h = hammer-on p = pull-off ~ = vibrato t = tap-on / = slide up \ = slide down h. = harmonics ah = artificial harmonic (9) = ghost note tm = trem picking tr = trill
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