King Diamond - Black Of Night tab

King Diamond:  Black Of Night

transcribed by:  Rami Nuotio     :  midiamond@sci.fi
                 Russ Elton      :  webmaster@abysslord.com

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Date last modified:  September 07, 2007

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Tuning: Standard


Riff 1Guitar 1e|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------|D|---7-7h8p7------7-8-7---7-7h8p7------10---10-|A|-0---------10-0-------0---------10-8----7----|E|---------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2e|------------------------|B|------------------------|G|------------------------|D|--------------------10--|A|-7\--------7\--------7--|E|-5\--------5\-----------|
e|------------------------|B|------------------------|G|------------------------|D|-----------------10--10-|A|-7\--------7\-----8---7-|E|-5\--------5\-----------|
Riff 2Guitar 1e|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------|D|---7-7h8p7------7-8-7---7-7h8p7------10---10-|A|-0---------10-0-------0---------10-8----7----|E|---------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2e|---------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------10-9------------------------------|D|---10-10h12p10------10--------10-10h12p10-------14----14-|A|-0-------------14-0---------0-------------14-12----10----|E|---------------------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|---9-9h10p9------9-10-9---9-9h10p9----------------|D|------------12---------------------12-----10---10-|A|-0-------------0--------0-------------0-8----7----|E|--------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 3e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-3-3-|
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *e|--------------------------------|B|--------------------------------|G|--------------------------------|D|-------------------------10--10-|A|--------------------------8---7-|E|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------| * * * * * * * * * * * *
Riff 3 (Solo Rhythm)Guitar 1 (Let D note ring through to next note on each one)e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|---7---8---7---8---7---8----10----5-|A|-5---5---5---5---5---5---/8----\3---|E|------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|----7---8---7---8---7---8--/10---\5--|A|-/5---5---5---5---5---5----/-8---\3--|E|-------------------------------------|
Guitar 2e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------|A|-555555555555555555555555-8888-3333-|E|------------------------------------|
************************ **** ****e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|--------------------------10--5--|A|-555555555555555555555555--8--3--|E|---------------------------------| ************************
Solo (La Rocque)e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|-------7--10--10/14~----12h14p12-10h12~-|D|-7~-------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|-10h12p10-9h10--9h10p9-7h9--7h9p7-5h7-|D|--------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|-5h7p5-3h5-3h5p3-2b3--2~--|D|--------------------------|A|--------------------------|E|--------------------------|
End Solo
Riff 4e|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------------5-|E|-3p0-000000-5p0-000000-3p0-000000-3p0-3h5-3p0---|
****** ****** ****** "I need light..."e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|---------------------------------------5--|A|----------------------------------3----3--|E|-3p0-000000-5p0-000000-3p0-000000-1-------| ****** ****** ****** "I need light..."
Play Riff 3 "...house..." Play Riff 4 "...see!" Play Riff 3 "Oh no, the lights..." [Only guitar 1 plays] Play Riff 2 "...out!"
Riff 5 (Solo Rhythm, let notes ring)e|-----------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------6h7p6---6h7p6---|A|----7----8-----7---8-----7---8-------8-------8-|E|-0----0-----0----0----0----0-------------------|
e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------4--|A|----7----8-----7---8-----7---8--5----2--|E|-0----0-----0----0----0----0----3-------|
e|-----------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------6h7p6---6h7p6---|A|----7----8-----7---8-----7---8-------8-------8-|E|-0----0-----0----0----0----0-------------------|
e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------5----7--|A|----7----8-----7---8-----7---8--3----5--|E|-0----0-----0----0----0----0------------|
Riff 6 (Solo Rhythm)e|-------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------|A|-3p0-000000-5p0-000000-3p0-000000-3p0-3h5-3p0----|E|----------------------------------------------3--|
****** ****** ******e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|---------------------------------------5--|A|-3p0-000000-5p0-000000-3p0-000000-3----3--|E|----------------------------------1-------| ****** ****** ******
Play Riff 4 Solo Rhythm
Solo (La Rocque)e|----------12----------12----------12-------|B|-12----------15p12-------15p12-------15p12-|G|-14b16-------------14----------14----------|D|-------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------|
e|-15p12----12-----------------------------------------------|B|-------15----15p12-15p12-----------------------------------|G|-------------------------14p12-14p12-14p12----12-----------|D|-------------------------------------------14----14--------|A|----------------------------------------------------12-----|E|-------------------------------------------------------12~-|
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------12-11h12p11----------12----------|D|----12---------------------------------------14-12-14-------------|A|-12-12--12-13-12-10-12-12-10~-------------------------------------|E|---------------------------------------------------------12b15r12-|
End solo
Solo (Wead)e|----------------------------------------------|B|-13b15~----13-12~-----------------------------|G|---------------------14-16p14-13~----10-13p10-|D|----------------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------|
Harmony part:Guitar 1e|----------------------12-19p16----------------16-|B|-------------12-13-15----------18----------18----|G|----10-13-14----------------------19-16-19-------|D|-14----------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2e|----------------------16-22p19----------------19-|B|-------------15-17-18----------21----------21----|G|----14-16-17----------------------22-19-22-------|D|-18----------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
End Solo
Solo (La Rocque)e|-------------------------------|B|-5h8p5---5h8p5---5h8p5---5h8p5-|G|-------0-------7-------7-------|D|-------------------------------|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------7-10p8p7------------------|B|-7h10p7---7h10p7---10p7---10-7-7h8----------8p7--------------|G|--------9--------9------9-----------------------9-7h9~--(9)\-|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------|B|-7---5------------------|G|---7-5--(5)b6-----------|D|--------------7-0-7-7~--|A|------------------------|E|------------------------|
e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|----------------------------|D|-7-6-5---------------5-6-7~-|A|-------7-6-5---4-5/7--------|E|-------------8--------------|
End Solo
Solo (Wead)e|------------------------------10-13-12-|B|-13b15-13b15~--13b15-10-12-13----------|G|---------------------------------------|D|---------------------------------------|A|---------------------------------------|E|---------------------------------------|
e|-10h12p10----10-------------------------------------|B|----------13----13-12-10-13-12-10----12-10----------|G|----------------------------------13-------13-10-13-|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------------|
e|----------------------13-16----13-16-19~--|B|-10-12-------------15-------15------------|G|-------9~----13-16------------------------|D|------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------|
e|-16h17p16------------------------------|B|----------18-17-15----15-17------------|G|-------------------17-------14~--(14)\-|D|---------------------------------------|A|---------------------------------------|E|---------------------------------------|
End Solo Play Riff 1 "Haha, in the..." Play Riff 2 "In the black of night..." Play Riff 5 "...full, my black cat..." Play Riff 3 Solo Rhythm Play Riff 4 "I need light..." Play Riff 3 "...house..." Play Riff 2 "...again..." Play Riff 1 "Ow, oh, something..." Play Riff 2 Solo Rhythm
Solo (La Rocque)e|-5-------------------5-------------|B|----5--4--------3-------5--4-------|G|--------------------------------2--|D|-----------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------|
e|---------------------------------|B|-10----------10----------10------|G|-12b14--{12}-12b14--{12}-12b14~--|D|---------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|E|---------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------|B|--------------------------------|G|----------------------0-5p0-2p0-|D|-------0-5p0-2p0-05h7-----------|A|-0h5h7--------------------------|E|--------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------7h8p7----7~-|B|-----------------------8-(8)b10----------10----|G|-------0-5p0-7p0-5-7/9-------------------------|D|-0h5h7-----------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------22b24--{22}--{22}-{22}~-|B|----------15-17-18-20b22--{20}~----(20)--------------------------|G|-14-16-17--------------------------{19}--------------------------|D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
e|-19-20-22-20-19-17-------------------------|B|-------------------20-18-17-18h20p18-17----|G|----------------------------------------19-|D|-------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------|G|-16h17h19--------------------------------|D|----------14h15h17-17p15p14--------------|A|----------------------------17p15p14-----|E|-------------------------------------17~-|
End solo
Solo (Wead)e|---------------15-17b18----(18)r17--|B|-17~--------17----------------------|G|------15-18-------------------------|D|------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------|
e|-18-17-15---------------------------|B|----------18-17-15------------------|G|-------------------17-15-14----14~--|D|----------------------------17------|A|------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------|
e|--------------12b13r12~----17-18-17----20-----|B|------------------------------------18--------|G|-14-15-14~--------------------------------14~-|D|----------------------------------------------|A|----------------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------|
End Solo Notation: 10^ = bend a quarter step. 10b11 = bend a half step. 10b12 = bend a full step. 10b12r10 = bend and release. [10]12 = pre-bend. [10]12r10 = pre-bend and release. {14} = pick the 14th fret while holding the most previous bend. <17> = touch the string above the 17th fret while previous note(s) is(are) still ringing. 10b13* = tremolo bar bend, from the 10th fret to the 13th fret. 7d4* = tremolo bar dive, from the 7th fret to the 4th fret. 12~* = tremolo bar vibrato. x = mute with fret-hand * = palm mute X\\ = pick slide h = hammer-on p = pull-off ~ = vibrato t = finger tap / = slide up \ = slide down h. = natural harmonics a = artificial harmonics (9) = ghost note tm = trem picking
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