Im Alive tab with lyrics by Kiss - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Kiss – Im Alive tab

Key:
/    = slide up
\    = slide down
b    = bend (whole step)
b^   = bend (1/2 step)
b^^  = bend (1 1/2 steps)
pb   = pre-bend
r    = release-bend
t    = tap with righthand finger
h    = hammer-on
p    = pull-off
~    = Vibrato
*    = Natural Harmonic
#(#) = Trill
**   = Artificial Harmonic
x    = Dead notes (no pitch)
P.M. = Palm mute (- -> underneath indicates which notes)
(\)  = Dive w\bar
(/)  = Release w\bar
Tp   = Tap w\plectrum






Rhythm Fig. 1 (P.M. on 6th)
                                                               
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------3-------------3--3--3--5---------|G|--2------------4-------------2-------------2--2--2--4---------|D|--2------------4----------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2--------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------3--------------------------------|G|--2------------4-------------2-----------------7\6-4-7/9------|D|--2------------4-------------------------------7\6-4-7/9------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------------|
Rhythm Fig. 2 (P.M. on 6th)
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------3-------------3--3--3--5---------|G|--2------------4-------------2-------------2--2--2--4---------|D|--2------------4----------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2--------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|----------------------------3---------------------------------|G|--2------------4------------2---------------7\6-4-6/7-7/9-----|D|--2------------4----------------------------7\6-4-6/7-7/9-----|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2----2-2-2-2-2----2-2-2-2-2-2-2------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 3 (P.M. on 6th)
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------3-------------3--3--3--5---------|G|--2------------4-------------2-------------2--2--2--4---------|D|--2------------4----------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2--------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------3---------3--3--3----------------|G|--2------------4-------------2---------2--2--2----------------|D|--2------------4----------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|-----2-2-2-2-2-----2-2-2-2-2----------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 4 (Slight P.M. on 6th)
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----7----7----5----4-----------7----5---/10----5----5h7------|E|--0-----0----0----0----0-3~--0-----0----0-----0----0----------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------3-------3-------3---------------|G|------------------------------2---2---2---2---2--2------------|D|------------------------------0---2---0---2---0--2------------|A|-----7----7----5----4-------------0-------0------0------------|E|--0-----0----0----0----0-3~-----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|-----7----7----5----4-----------7----5---/9----5----5h7-------|E|--0-----0----0----0----0-3~--0-----0----0----0----0-----------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------3-------3-------3---------------|G|------------------------------2---2---2---2---2---------------|D|------------------------------0---2---0---2---0---------------|A|-----7----7----5----4-------------0-------0-------------------|E|--0-----0----0----0----0-3~-----------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 5
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--4/5-------4/5---------5/7-------5/7-------------------------|D|--4/5-------4/5---------5/7-------5/7-------------------------|A|--2/3-------2/3---------3/5-------3/5-------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--4/5-------4/5---------5/7-----------------8-----------------|D|--4/5-------4/5---------5/7-----------7--9--------------------|A|--2/3-------2/3---------3/5-----6--8--------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 6
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|----------2----4------------------2--------2------2-----------|A|------4-----------3--4--------4------2-3-4----3-4-------------|E|--2-----------------------2-----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------3-------3-------3-------------------|G|--------------------------2---2---2---2---2--2----------------|D|----------2----4----------0---2---0---2---0--2----------------|A|------4-----------3--4--------0-------0------0----------------|E|--2-----------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 7
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--9------6/7-------7/9-----6/7-----7/9-------------------10~--|D|--9------6/7-------7/9-----6/7-----7/9------------9--12-------|A|--7------4/5-------5/7-----4/5-----5/7-----8--11--------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| < - - 2x - - >
Rhythm Fig. 8
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------3-----5-----------------3-----5--5--5-----------|G|--2-----4-----2-----4-----2-----4-----2-----4--4--4-----------|D|--2-----4-----------------2-----4-----------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 1
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------4*(\)---------------4*(\)--|D|-----------------------------------------------x(/)-----------|A|--x-(/)----------------------------------------x(/)-----------|E|--x-(/)-------------------------------------------------------|
Start with bar down and release Gradual Riff 2
E|--12------12--------------------------------------------------|B|--15b~----15b~------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
Intro solo
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|----------------5(7)-(\)---------/12(\/)(\/)-7h10p7h10p7h10--|G|--6**(\)------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Gradual
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------(/)14(\)---(/)16\-------14-17p14(\)---|G|--6h9p6h9p6h9-----------(/)14(\)---(/)16\---/16---------------|D|--------------7(\)--------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------17-------14-17p14----14-----------------------|B|--17b----14h17b----17~------------17----17-14h17p14----14-----|G|----------------------------------------------------16----16--|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--14h16p14----14----------------------------------------------|D|-----------16----16-14h16p14----14----------------------------|A|-----------------------------16----16-14\12~------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
Solo
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------2---------------------------------12-----14-----|G|--------------4b---2(4)---4*(\)------4*(/)~-----14b~---16b~---|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--2**(\)------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--16h19p16h19p16\14h16p14\11h14p11\9h11p9\7h9p7\4h7p4\2h4p2~--|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|-----2-5p2--------2-5p2---------------------------------------|G|--4b-------4p2-4b-------4p2-4**(\)----------4p2---2-4p2---2---|D|------------------------------------------4-----4-------4-----|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Semi-harm. - - - - - - - >
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------14p12-14b^^----17b^^^--------|G|--4b**------11h14p11----11-14/16------------------------------|D|---------------------14---------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Bend two whole-steps
E|----------------------14-17p14-16p14----14--------------------|B|--17b^^^r17~-------------------------17----17p16p14----14-16--|G|----------------------------------------------------17--------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Wide vib.
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--17p14-16p14----14------------------------16-----------------|G|--------------17----17p16p14-16---14-16/18----18-17-16-18p16--|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------14-17p14----14-17b-r17--14-------|B|----------------------/14-17----------17----------------17----|G|--14-16-14b-r14~--\-------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--14-17b-r17--14----14-17b-17r--14----14-17p14-16p14----14----|B|-----------------17----------------17----------------17-------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--17p14-16p14----14---14---16---17--19--21--24~---------------|B|--------------17----------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Tremolo pick - - - > Very wide with bar
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--x\--------x\------------------------------------------------|E|--x\--------x\------------------------------------------------| Pick scrapes
Outro solo
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------/10b--r10-7h10p7~----------------17b-17p14-17p14--|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--(/)7--------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| With bar
E|-------------------------------------------------17b-r17~-----|B|-----14-------------------------------------------------------|G|--16----17p16-14(\)-14h16p14(\/)(\)---------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--19b------------------------------r19\----------14----17p14--|B|----------------------------------------------14----14--------|G|--------------------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Bend and release with vib. ad lib
E|-----14-------------------------------------------------------|B|--17----17-14h17p14----14-------19----------------------------|G|--------------------16----16/18----18p16-14b-r14~-------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|--7h10p7\5h7p5\2h5p2------------------------------------------|G|---------------------2h4p2-2b**-r2~---------------------------|D|--------------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------------------------------------| Fade out
I'M ALIVE Paul Stanley, Bruce Kulick, Desmond Child [Intro: drums only] [Riff 1] Oh, let's get 'em, boys [Rhy. Fig 1 w/ Intro solo] [Rhy. Fig 3] [Rhy. Fig 4] Too many women, I've got too little time I keep on tryin' Man, if it kills me I know that I'll go Dead, stiff, and smilin' [Rhy. Fig 5] Oh, don't need no doctor puttin' me to bed Give me the nurse and I'll make sure that she's fed Don't need no doctor giving me pills I'm hot enough to give you chills [Rhy. Fig 1] Livin' life for love, I'm alive, I'm alive [Rhy. Fig 3] I can't get enough (I can't get enough) Get it right (right) I'm alive [Rhy. Fig 4] Take a look in the Book of Love, man it's understood Right to the letter One pretty girl makes you feel pretty good Two's even better [Rhy. Fig 5] Oh, I learned my lesson, my golden rule You know I made the teachers stay after school Don't look for reasons, don't waste my time I've got the goods to make you mine [Rhy. Fig 1] Livin' life for love, I'm alive, yeah, I'm alive [Rhy. Fig 3] I can't get enough (I can't get enough) Get it right (right) I'm alive [Rhy. Fig 6 w/ Solo and Riff 2] (2x) You know baby, you make my heart beat, alright [Rhy. Fig 1] [Rhy. Fig 2] [Rhy. Fig 7] Don't need no doctor Take a look at the Book of Love, man it's understood It ain't a crime to feel this good, no [Rhy. Fig 1] Livin' life for love, I'm alive, yeah, I'm alive I can't get enough (can't get enough) Get it right (right) I'm alive Sing it [Rhy. Fig 8 w/ Outro solo] Livin' life, livin' life for love, I'm alive, I'm alive I can't get enough (can't get enough) Get it right I'm alive (I'm alive) Livin' life for love (livin' life for love) Livin' life for love (I'm alive) Livin' life for love, (yeah, can't get enough) Livin' life for love (I'm alive, whoo) Livin' life for love
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