Megadeth - Amerikhastan tab

Megadeth:  Amerikhastan

transcribed by: Russ Elton      (webmaster@abysslord.com) 

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Date last modified:  May 23, 2007

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Tuning: Standard

Riff 1Guitar 1 (Distortion)e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|E|-0-2-0-2-5-2-0-2-0-2-0-2-3-5-3-0-| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * "Recruiting the ill-fated..."
Guitar 2 (Clean)e|----------0---------5----------|B|-------7------7--------7-------|G|----6------------6--------6----|D|-4---------------------------4-|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
e|----------0---------9----------|B|-------7------7--------7-------|G|----6------------6--------6----|D|-7---------------------------7-|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
e|----------0---------7----------|B|-------7------7--------7-------|G|----8------------8--------8----|D|-9---------------------------9-|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
e|----------0---------5----------|B|-------7------7--------7-------|G|----6------------6--------6----|D|-4---------------------------4-|A|-------------------------------|E|-------------------------------|
Riff 2 Guitar 1 & 2 play Riff 1
Guitar 3 (Distortion) x3e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|--------2------------------------|A|---4----0-----------------2----3-|E|-0-2-0-------00-1-2~----0-0--0-1-|
* ** * * "Desperation provides..."e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|--------2---------------------------|A|---4----0---------------4-3-2-------|E|-0-2-0-------00-1-2~----------5-4-2-| * ** "In the end..."
Riff 3 (Solo Rhythm)e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|----------------------------0-|D|-0h2--2--0h2-2-0h2--2-0h2-2-0-|A|-0h2--2--0h2-2-0h2--2-0h2-2---|E|------------------------------|
e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|----------------------------2-|D|-0h2--2--0h2-2-0h2--2-0h2-2-2-|A|-0h2--2--0h2-2-0h2--2-0h2-2---|E|------------------------------|
Solo (Drover)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Riff 4 (Solo Rhythm)e|----------------------|B|----------------------|G|----------------------|D|----------------------| --------------|A|----------------------| |E|-5-2-0--2~--5-2-0--2~-| |
* * * * |e|----------------------------| |--> Play 3xB|----------------------------| |G|----------------------------| |D|----------------------------| --------|A|----------------------------|E|-5-2-0--2~--5-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-|
* * * * * * * * * *e|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|----------------3--3------2--2-|A|----------------3--3------2--2-|E|-5-2-0--2~--5-2-------5-2------|
* * * * * *e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|------------------------------|D|-----1--1------0--0-----------|A|-----1--1------0--0------4--4-|E|-5-2-------5-2-------5-2-4--4-| * * * * * *
Solo (Mustaine)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------14-17p14----19p14----17p14----|B|-14h17----------17-------17-------17-|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------13-16p13----18p13----16p13----|B|-13h16----------16-------16-------16-|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------12-15p12----17p12----15p12----|B|-12h15----------15-------15-------15-|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------11-14p11----16p11----14p11----|B|-11h14----------14-------14-------14-|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------10-13p10----15p10----13p10----|B|-10h13----------13-------13-------13-|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|------9-12p9----14p9----12p9----|B|-9h12--------12------12------12-|G|--------------------------------|D|--------------------------------|A|--------------------------------|E|--------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Riff 5e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|----------------------2-------------|A|----------------2-3h4---4-3p2-----2-|E|-2--3-4-5-2-3h4---------------5-2---|
"All that they..."e|----------------------------------|B|----------------------------------|G|----------------------------------|D|-4------------------2-------------|A|----3-2-------2-3h4---4-3p2-------|E|--------5-2-0---------------5-2-0-|
"...things would..."e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|----------------------2-------------|A|----------------2-3h4---4-3p2-------|E|-2--3-4-5-2-3h4---------------5-2-0-|
"Turned into a..."e|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|-----------------------------|A|----------------5----7--(7)\-|E|-2--0-2-5-2-x-x-3----5--(5)\-| "...blew to..."
Riff 6 (Solo Rhythm)e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|------------------------------|D|------------2---------------4-|A|---4----4-4-0------4----4-4-2-|E|-0-2--0-2-2------0-2--0-2-2---|
* * * * * *e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|------------------------------|D|------------2-----------------|A|---4----4-4-0------4----4-4-2-|E|-0-2--0-2-2------0-2--0-2-2-0-| * * * * * *
Solo (Drover)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Riff 1aGuitar 1e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------------|A|---------------------------------|E|-0-2-0-2-5-2-0-2-0-2-0-2-3-5-3-0-| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * "No rules of..."
Guitar 2 x7e|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------------|D|--------2------------------------|A|---4----0-----------------2----3-|E|-0-2-0-------00-1-2~----0-0--0-1-|
* ** * *e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|--------2---------------------------|A|---4----0---------------4-3-2-------|E|-0-2-0-------00-1-2~----------5-4-2-| * **
Harmony guitar comes in later:e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|------6~-----------------6~-|D|-6-7----------------6-7-----|A|----------------------------|E|----------------------------|
Play Riff 3 Solo Rhythm
Solo (Drover)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo Play Riff 4 Solo Rhythm
Solo (Mustaine)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo Play Riff 5 "All that you..." Play Riff 5 Solo Rhythm
Riff 5a (Solo Rhythm, Ending)e|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|---------------------2-------------|A|-----------------3h4---4-3p2-----2-|E|-2-2-3-4-5-2-2-2-------------5-2---|
* * * * * * * *e|----------------------------------|B|----------------------------------|G|----------------------------------|D|-4------------------2-------------|A|----3-2-------2-3h4---4-3p2-------|E|--------5-2-0---------------5-2-0-|
e|-----------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------|D|---------------------2-------------|A|---------------2-3h4---4-3p2-------|E|-2-2-3-4-5-2-2---------------5-2-0-|
* * * * * * *e|-------------------------------|B|-------------------------------|G|-------------------------------|D|-------------------------------|A|-------------------------------|E|-2-2-0-2-5-2-2-2-333333-555555-|
* * * * * * * * ****** ******e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|--------------------------|D|--------------------------|A|--------------------------|E|-222334552222222222222222-|
************************e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|--------------------------|D|--------------------------|A|--------------------------|E|-222334552222222222222222-|
************************e|--------------------------|B|--------------------------|G|--------------------------|D|--------------------------|A|--------------------------|E|-222334552222222334552222-|
************************e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|------------------2-----------4---------|A|--------------3h4---4p3p2-3h4---3p2p0-4-|E|-222334552222-------------------------2-| ************
Solo (Drover)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Solo (Mustaine)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Solo (Drover)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo
Solo (Mustaine)e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
End Solo 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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