King Diamond – Something Weird tab

King Diamond:  Something Weird

transcribed by:  Russ Elton      :  vicelton@yahoo.com
                 Mika Ristiranta :  m_ristiranta@hotmail.com
                 
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Tuning: Standard

NOTE:  As you know, this song has weird effects, so everything is
       arranged for guitar.

Riff 1e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|-10---8---6---5---3-----------------|D|----------------------6---5--2--3---|A|--8---6---4---3---1-----------------|E|----------------------4---3--0--1---|
Riff 2e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|-12-1212-13-12----12--10--1010-12-10---10-|D|---------------15--------------------13---|A|------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------|B|--------------------|G|-8-88-10-8-7-8-5~~--|D|--------------------|A|--------------------|E|--------------------|
e|-8--8-10-11--10-8-7----|B|---------------------8-|G|-----------------------|D|-----------------------|A|-----------------------|E|-----------------------|
e|---8-8-----10-10-----11-11-----|B|-8-----8-8-------8-8-------8-9-|G|-------------------------------|D|-------------------------------|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
e|-8----------11-10-8-7---8-10-11-15-|B|-----------------------------------|G|----10-8-8-------------------------|D|-----------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------|
Riff 3e|------------------------|B|------------------------|G|------------7----8----5-|D|--5----3----------------|A|------------5----6----3-|E|--3----1----------------|
Riff 4 (acoustic) x2e|----------0-------|----------0----------------0-------|B|--------0---0-----|--------0---0----------2-0---0-2---|G|------6-------6---|------6-------6------1-----------1-|D|----6-----------6-|----6-----------6------------------|A|--4---------------|--0----------------2---------------|E|------------------|-----------------------------------|
x2e|----------0-------|----------0----------|B|--------0---0-----|--------0---0--------|G|------6-------6---|------6-------6------|D|----6-----------6-|----6-----------6----|A|--4---------------|--0------------------|E|------------------|---------------------|
Solo over riff 4
Guitar 1 starts with thise|---------------------|B|-17~--15--15/21~~----|G|---------------------|D|---------------------|A|---------------------|E|---------------------|
Then Guitar 2 takes over with thise|----------------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------12-16--14---[reverb]----------------|G|--------------9/13~~------------13----------12---[reverb]-|D|-----------------------------------------------11---------|A|----------------------------------------------------------|E|----------------------------------------------------------|
e|---------------------------|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|-11-9--11-7--6-7-7-6-7-7-6-|A|---------------------------|E|---------------------------|
e|------------------|B|------------------|G|------------------|D|-11 [let ring]----|A|------------------|E|------------------|
Last three notes echo oute|------------------------------------|B|-14--16-14-17-16-19-17-16--19-17-16-|G|------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------|
End solo
Riff 5e|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-3-------5--------------5---7--|D|-----3----------5---8----------|A|-1-------3--------------3---5--|E|-----1----------3---6----------|
Riff 6
Guitar 1e|-------------------------------------------------|B|-13-------13-15-------15-16-------16-15-------15-|G|----12-12-------12-12-------12-12-------12-12----|D|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2 (slightly palm muted)e|-------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|D|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
Ending (random notes.......may tab it later)e|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------|
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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