King Diamond - Follow The Wolf tab

King Diamond:  Follow The Wolf

transcribed by: Mika Ristiranta :  m_ristiranta@hotmail.com
                Russ Elton      :  mercyfuldiamond@yahoo.com
       solo by: Rami Nuotio     :  rami.nuotio@nic.fi  

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Date last modified:  07-09-01

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Tuning: Standard

Intro (clean)

Riff 1 x6 x2e|----------0-------|-------0------|B|-------10---10----|-----8---8----|G|----11---------11-|---9-------9--|D|--0---------------|-0------------|A|------------------|--------------|E|------------------|--------------|(6th time) "The morning..."
x2 x2e|----------0-------|-------0------|B|-------10---10----|-----8---8----|G|----11---------11-|---9-------9--|D|--0---------------|-0------------|A|------------------|--------------|E|------------------|--------------| "My life..."
Riff 2Guitar 1 (clean) x4e|--------0-----------0-----|B|------6---6-------3---3---|G|----7-------7---3-------3-|D|--0-----------0-----------|A|--------------------------|E|--------------------------| "Then the wind would change..."
Guitar 2 (distortion)e|------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------|E|--5-----------4-----------5-----------6---------|
Riff 3 (distortion)e|--------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------|D|-------------/10-9---------------/12-11-12--|A|-------------/-8-7---------------/10--9-10--|E|--0--0-0-0-0-------0--0--0-0-0-0------------| * * * * * * * * * * *
1st endinge|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|-------------/10-9---------5-------|A|-------------/-8-7-----------5-7---|E|--0--0-0-0-0-------0-5-6-7---------|
* * * * * * "Follow me..."2nd endinge|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|-------------/10-9---------7-------|A|-------------/-8-7-----------5-7---|E|--0--0-0-0-0-------0-7-6-5---------| * * * * * * "Follow the wolf..."
Play Riff 3 (4 times with drums) "And so I followed..." Play Riff 3 (1 time with no drums) "Sun to the...." Play Riff 3 (2 times, play 2nd ending first) "Just two..."
RIFF 4 Guitar 1e|--------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------|D|------------5-5--7-5-7-----------10\9/10\9--|A|--5-5--7-7--3-3--5-3-5--5-5--7-7--8\7/-8\7--|E|--3-3--5-5--------------3-3--5-5------------| "Like..."
Guitar 2e|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------|D|------------5-5--7-5-7-----------------------|A|--5-5--7-7--3-3--5-3-5--5-5--7-7--8-7-8-7tr8-|E|--3-3--5-5--------------3-3--5-5-------------|
Bothe|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------5---------|A|----------5----------7--3-3-3-3-3--5-3-5--|E|--3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5--------------------| * * * * * * * * * * * * "A few and..."
Guitar 1e|----------------------------------|B|----------------------------------|G|----------------------------------|D|-----------------------10\9/10\9--|A|----------5----------7--8\7/-8\7--|E|--3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5------------|
* * * * * * * * "...all leading..."Guitar 2e|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|-----------------------------------|A|----------5----------7--8-7-8-7tr8-|E|--3-3-3-3-3--5-5-5-5-5-------------| * * * * * * * *
RIFF 5 (2 times)Guitar 1e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--4-4--4-4--5-4-5-4~----2-4-4--4-4----------------|A|--2-2--2-2--3-2-3-2~----0-2-2--2-2--777777--------|E|-------------------------------------------666666-|
****** ****** "...here..."Guitar 2e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--4-4--4-4--------------2-4-4--4-4----------------|A|--2-2--2-2--3-2-3-2tr3--0-2-2--2-2--777777--------|E|-------------------------------------------666666-| ****** ******
RIFF 6Guitar 1 (2 times)e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------|D|----4h5---1h2---3h5p3h5---2-------4h5---1h2-----------|A|----------------------------3~-----------------3-2-1~-|E|--0-----0-----0---------0-------0-----0------0--------| * * * * * * * "...decay...:
Guitar 2 (2nd time)e|------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------|G|----6/7---3/4---------------------6/7---3/4-----------|D|----4/5---1/2---3h5p3h5---2-------4/5---1/2----5-4-3--|A|----------------------------3~-----------------3-2-1--|E|--0-----0-----0---------0-------0-----0------0--------| * * * * * * *
Play Riff 5 (2 times) "I must follow..."add:Guitar 1e|-----------------|B|-----------------|G|-----------------|D|-----------------|A|-----------------|E|---0--[let ring]-|
Guitar 2e|-----------------|B|-----------------|G|-----------------|D|-----------------|A|---1~-[let ring]-|E|-----------------| "...the end..."
Play Riff 1 "The wolf had..." Play Riff 2 "And there..." Play Riff 3 (4 times, play 2nd ending first) "Follow me" + Solo Rhythm
Soloe|--------------87878787--------|B|----------12-[let ring]-12-10-|G|------------------------------|D|-12-----9---------------------|A|------------------------------|E|------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------10---------------------|G|-11-12-11-9-12-11-9-11-8-9-11-12----11-12-9-11----9~~---|D|-----------------------------------------------12-------|A|--------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------15~~---|G|-9-8-7-------7-6-5-------5-4-3--------------|D|-------9-8-7-------7-6-5-------5-4-2--------|A|--------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------12~~--------|D|-------------------------------------------------------------|A|-10-12p10----10-------10--------------5-------------------10-|E|----------12----11-12----12-11-10---7---7-6-5-3--------10----|
e|-19t7h12-20t7h12-19t7h12-20t19h22t19-20t7h12-|B|---------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------|D|---------------------------------------------|A|---------------------------------------------|E|---------------------------------------------|
e|-19t7h12-20t7h12-19t7h12-17t7h12-19t7h12-17t7h12-|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
e|-19t7h12-20t7h12-19t7h12-20t7h12-22t7h12-20t7h12-|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
e|-18t7h12-16t7h12-15t7h12-14t7h12-13t7h12-12t7h12-...----|B|-------------------------------------------------fading-|G|-------------------------------------------------echoes-|D|--------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------|
End Solo Play Riff 3 (2 times, play 2nd ending first) "I had never seen..." Play Riff 4 "Like..." Play Riff 5 "...sin..." Play Riff 6 "...decay..."
Play Riff 5 (2 times) Solo Rhythmadd:Guitar 1e|-----------------|B|-----------------|G|-----------------|D|-----------------|A|-----------------|E|---0--[let ring]-|
Guitar 2e|-----------------|B|-----------------|G|-----------------|D|-----------------|A|---1~-[let ring]-|E|-----------------|
Soloe|-/14~~---14-12^^-12-11-12^^-11----11-12~~--|B|-------------------------------13----------|G|-------------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|-13h16p13-12-13--12h13p12-10-12--10^^-10----------|G|-----------------------------------------11-11~~--|D|--------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------|B|--------------------------------|G|-11p9h11-9-8-9------------------|D|----------------13^r-10-13-9^r--|A|--------------------------------|E|--------------------------------|
e|-14-13p12p11------------------------------|B|-------------13-12-10---------------------|G|----------------------12-11-9-------------|D|------------------------------12-10-9-8---|A|------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------|
End Solo Riff 7 (clean)
Guitar 1 plays this x2 x2e|-------5-----|--------4-----|B|-----6---6---|------6---6---|G|---7-------7-|----7-------7-|D|-0-----------|--0-----------| ---> x3A|-------------|--------------|E|-------------|--------------|
"Shrouded..." x1 x1e|-------5-----|--------4-----|B|-----6---6---|------6---6---|G|---7-------7-|----7-------7-|D|-0-----------|--0-----------| ---> til end of songA|-------------|--------------|E|-------------|--------------| "...did he turn..."
Guitar 2 plays this (distortion)e|-----------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------------------------|D|--7------------------6-------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------------------------|E|--5------5-5-5-------4------5-5-5------5-5-5--4-4-4--5-5-5-| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
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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