Kiss - Almost Human 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
                                                           
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|

Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|--------5h7--5h7--------7-5---------5h7--5h7----7-5--------|Ab|--0---0-------------5h7-------0---0-----------------7-5-3--|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 2
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-------4h5--4h5----4h5-7-5--------4h5--4h5----5-4-0-0------|Db|------------------------------------------------------2----|Ab|--0--------------------------0-----------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 3a
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|--5----6----5---5-6-5----7----8---7-8-7--7-8-7-------------|Gb|--5----5----5---5-5-5----7----7---7-7-7--7-7-7-------------|Db|--5----7----5---5-7-5----7----9---7-9-7--7-9-7-------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|--5----6----5---5-6-5--------------------------------------|Gb|--5----5----5---5-5-5----4--4--4---------9~----------------|Db|--5----7----5---5-7-5----4--4--4---------9~----------------|Ab|-------------------------2--2--2----9h11-------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 3b
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|--5----7----5---5-7-5----7----9---7-9-7--7-9-7-------------|Ab|--3----3----3---3-3-3----5----5---5-5-5--5-5-5-------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-------------------------4--4--4---------------------------|Db|--5----7----5---5-7-5----4--4--4--------2~-----------------|Ab|--3----3----3---3-3-3----2--2--2----2h4--------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Rhythm Fig. 4
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------5-----------|Db|-------7--7--------7-5---------7--7----7-5-----5-----------|Ab|--0------------5h7--------0----------------7-5-3-----------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|----------------4-----------------3------------------------|Db|----------------4-----------------3------------------------|Ab|----------------2-----------------1------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Riff 1
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|-----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|--x\-------------------------------------------------------|Eb|--x\-------------------------------------------------------| Pick scrape
Riff 2
Eb|------5p3p0-5p3p0-5p3p0------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|------------------------5b---------------------------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------| Semi-harm - - - >
Riff 3
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|--12--12---(\)---------------------------------------------|Gb|--14b-14b~-(\)---------------------------------------------|Db|-----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------| Sounds like a whammy bar
Solo
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|-----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|------3b------------------------------r3-------------------| Slow bend and release (feedback)
Eb|-----------------------------5-----------------------------|Bb|-----------15b^^---------------8-5-------------------------|Gb|--8~-------------------------------7-7-6-5--5--5-7---------|Db|-------------------------------------7-6-5--5--5-7---------|Ab|-----------------------x\----------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------x\----------------------------------| Pick scrape
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Bb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------------------------------|Db|-----------------------------------------------------------|Ab|--x/-------------------------------------------------------|Eb|--x/-------------------------------------------------------| Scrape side of pick against strings slowly and really dig in.
Eb|-----12h15p12----12b^^-------8p5p0-------------------------|Bb|-/15----------15-------------------------------------------|Gb|-----------------------------------7-5h7--5-----3b---------|Db|--------------------------------------------7--------------|Ab|-----------------------3-----------------------------------|Eb|-----------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------8-5-----------------------------------------------|Bb|-------------8-5-------------------------------------------|Gb|---5p3p0---------7-5-------4b^-----------------------------|Db|---------------------------4b^-----------------------------|Ab|-----------------------------------------------------------|Eb|----------------------3------------------------------------| Slow bend
ALMOST HUMAN Gene Simmons [Rhy. Fig 1] (2x) Ahh, ha [Riff 1] [Rhy. Fig 1 w/ Rhy. Fig 2] (2x) [Rhy. Fig 1] I'm almost human, can't help feelin' strange The moon is out, I think I'm gonna change [Rhy. Fig 3a w/ Rhy. Fig 3b] You're so smooth and tender, a living, breathing dream I've got to have you, baby, I'm listenin' for your scream [Rhy. Fig 1] (2x) I'm almost human, I'm almost a man I'm almost human, ooh [Rhy. Fig 1] (2x) I'm almost human, baby please don't run away [Riff 2] 'Cause wherever you run I'll be a scream away [Rhy. Fig 3a w/ Rhy. Fig 3b] I'm very hungry and you're what I'm thinkin' of Ooh baby, baby, baby, so hungry for your love [Rhy. Fig 1] I'm almost human, oh, almost a man [Rhy. Fig 4] I'm almost human, whoo [Solo over Rhy. Fig 1] [Rhy. Fig 3a w/ Rhy. Fig 3b and Riff 3] I'm very hungry and you're what I'm thinkin' of Ooh baby, baby, baby, so hungry for your love [Rhy. Fig 1] (repeat and fade) I'm almost human, I'm almost a man I'm almost human, I'm almost human I'm almost human, I'm almost human I'm almost human, almost, almost, almost a man I'm almost human Almost, almost, almost, almost, almost, almost human I'm almost human, I'm almost human I'm almost human, almost a man I'm almost human, almost, almost, almost I'm almost human
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