King Diamond - Sending Of Dead tab

King Diamond:  Sending Of Dead

transcribed by: Langus          :  tlange@promail.pl.com
edited by:      Mika Ristiranta :  m_ristiranta@hotmail.com

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Date last modified:  January 20, 2003

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Tuning: Standard

Riff 1e|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|-------------------------------|A|-5----4----------------3----2--|E|-------------------------------|
Riff 2e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------2--0--------------|A|-5----4----4------------3----2----------2--0--2-1-0-|E|-----------2----------------------------------------| "Evening, the sun is setting..."
Riff 3 x2e|----------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------------|A|-5----4----4------------3----2-------------0--2-1-0-|E|-----------2----------------------0--2--3-----------| "David..."
Play Riff 2 "The sun is setting..."
Riff 1ae|---------|B|---------|G|---------|D|---------|A|-5----4--|E|---------| "What's going on?"
Riff 4 (2 times)Guitar 1e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|---------------------------5--7--4--5-|A|---7--10--9~--7~--5~----7-------------|E|-0------------------------------------|
"Let me tell you a story..."e|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|----------------------7--9--5~-|A|-7--10--9~--7~--5~-------------|E|--------------------0----------| "...a secret about your land..."
Guitar 2e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|---9----------------7-----------------|A|---7----------------5-----------------|E|-0------------------------------------|
e|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|-5------------------9--12--5-|A|-3------------------7--10--3-|E|------------------0--------3-|
Lead into next section:e|-------|B|-------|G|-------|D|-------|A|---1~--|E|-------|
Riff 5 x2e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------|A|---------------3-2--------------3---2---|E|-2-2-5~--2-2-5-----5--2-2-5~--2---2---5-| "If you ever destroy..."
Riff 6e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------|A|--------------1-0-------------1---0---|E|-0-0-3--0-0-3-----3--0-0-3--0---0---3-| "I'm telling..."
Riff 5aGuitar 1e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------|A|---------------3-2--------------3---2---|E|-2-2-5~--2-2-5-----5--2-2-5~--2---2---5-| "If the living..."
Guitar 2e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|---------------3-2--------------3---2---|A|-2-2-5~--2-2-5-----5--2-2-5~--2---2---5-|E|----------------------------------------|
Riff 7e|----------------------------------|B|----------------------------------|G|----------------------------------|D|-4------3------4----3-3-----4---3-|A|-2------1------2----1-1-----2---1-|E|-2------1------2----1-1-----------|
"You better hold..."e|----------------------------------|B|----------------------------------|G|----------------------------------|D|-7------6------7----6-6------7--6-|A|-5------4------5----4-4------5--4-|E|-5------4------5----4-4-----------| "There's only..."
Play Riff 5 "The four shadows..." Play Riff 6 "Midnight..." Play Riff 5a "Everything should be..." Play Riff 4 Solo Rhythm
Soloe|-12--------13--------14--------20b22~-|B|-15b17~----16b18~----17b19~-----------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|
e|-12-0-0-15-0-0-17-0-0-19-0-0-20-0-0-15-0-0-17-0-0-19-0-0-|B|---------------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------------|D|---------------------------------------------------------|A|---------------------------------------------------------|E|---------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1e|-12-0-0-15-0-0-17-0-0-19-0-0-20-0-0-15-0-0-17-0-0-19\-|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2e|--9-0-0-12-0-0-14-0-0-15-0-0-17-0-0-12-0-0-14-0-0-15\-|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------|
e|----------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------|A|--ascending scale run, can't hear it too well-|E|----------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|-16~~--14-12-11b12r11b12r11~----------|D|------------------------------9~--9~--|A|--------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------|
End Solo Play Riff 7 leave off the last two chords Play Riff 1 "Almighty God..." Play Riff 2 "Saint Expedit..." Play Riff 3 "Rid me of her..." Play Riff 5 Solo Rhythm Play Riff 6 Solo Rhythm Play Riff 5a Solo Rhythm Play Riff 4 "As if he were sent..." Play Riff 7 leave off the last two chords 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 tr = trill
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