Megadeth - Crown Of Worms tab

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CROWN OF WORMS
As recorded by Megadeth
(Released as a Single in 1994)

Transcribed by Sean O'Connor
	

Words by Dave Mustaine, Sean Harris Music by Dave Mustaine

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Mustaine'
Gtr II (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Friedman'

   Intro
    Q=139
      N.C.             C5/G  D5EbD5/A C5/D5/A
   4/4
    Gtrs I, II
                  ~  PM             PM      PM
    a E S a E S a Q  E E E   E S E. E E. E. E
||-------------------------|------------------|||o------------------------|------------------|||---------------------5---|-7s8-7----5--7----|||--5h7---5h7---5h7----5---|-7s8-7----5--7----|||o---0-----0-----0--0-----|--------0-------0-|||-------------------------|------------------|
N.C. C5/G D5EbD5/A C5/G ~ PM PM a E S a E S a Q E E E E S E. E H|------------------------|---------------||------------------------|---------------||--------------------5---|-7s8-7----5----||-5h7---5h7---5h7----5---|-7s8-7----5----||---0-----0-----0--0-----|--------0------||------------------------|---------------|
N.C. C5/G D5EbD5/A C5/D5/A ~ PM PM PM a E S a E S a Q E E E E S E. E E. E. E|------------------------|------------------||------------------------|------------------||--------------------5---|-7s8-7----5--7----||-5h7---5h7---5h7----5---|-7s8-7----5--7----||---0-----0-----0--0-----|--------0-------0-||------------------------|------------------|
1. N.C. C5/G C5/G5 F#F5 6/4 ~ PM PM PM a E S a E S a Q E E E E. E S E W|------------------------|----------------|||------------------------|---------------o|||--------------------5---|-5--------------|||-5h7---5h7---5h7----5---|-5--------------|||---0-----0-----0--0-----|----5---4-3----o|||------------------------|----3---2-1-----||
Verse 2. G5 F#F5 F#5 G5 A5/C5/G D5/C5/G C5/G D5/C5/G 4/4 PM PM PM PM PM PM PM-| PM E. E S E E S E S E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E
|--------------------||-----------------|-----------------||--------------------||-----------------|-----------------||-5------------------||----5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----||-5------------------||-7--5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----||----5---4-3---4---5-||-7-----7-------7-|----7--5-------5-||----3---2-1---2---3-||-----------------|-----------------|
F#5C5/G D5/C5/G D5EbD5/A C5/G PM PM PM PM-| E. E. E E. E. E S E E. E E. E. E|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||----5----7--5----|-7s8-\7----5-------||-4--5----7--5----|-7s8-\7----5-------||-4-----5-------5-|---------7----7--5-||-----------------|-------------------|
A5/C5/G D5/C5/G C5/G D5/C5/G PM PM PM-| PM E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E|-----------------|-----------------||-----------------|-----------------||----5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----||-7--5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----||-7-----7-------7-|----7--5-------5-||-----------------|-----------------|
F#5C5/G D5/C5/A5/E D5EbD5/A C5/G PM PM PM-| E. E. E E. E. E S E E. E E. E. E|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||----5----7--5-----|-7s8-7----5-------||-4--5----7--5--7/-|-7s8-7----5-------||-4-----5-------7/-|--------7----7--5-||------------------|------------------|
A5/C5/G D5/C5/G C5/G D5/C5/G PM PM PM-| PM E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E||------------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|||-----5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----|||--7--5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----|||o-7-----7-------7-|----7--5-------5-|||------------------|-----------------|
F#5C5/G D5/C5/G D5EbD5/A C5/G PM PM PM PM-| E. E. E E. E. E S E E. E E. E. E|-----------------|-------------------|||-----------------|------------------o|||----5----7--5----|-7s8-7----5--------|||-4--5----7--5----|-7s8-7----5--------|||-4-----5-------5-|--------7----7--5-o|||-----------------|-------------------||
Chorus N.CC5/GB5/N.C. N.CC5/GB5/N.C. Gtr I ~ PM--------| ~ PM--------|
E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q S S S S S S||------------------------|-----------------------|||o-----------------------|-----------------------|||-----/5--4--------------|----/5--4--------------|||--7--/5--4--------------|-7--/5--4--------------|||o-0---------------------|-0---------------------|||------------8-8-7-7-6-6-|-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|
| | Gtr II | ~ PM--------| ~ PM--------|
| E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q S S S S S S||------------------------|-----------------------|||o-----------------------|-----------------------|||-----/5--7--------------|----/5--7--------------|||--7--/5--7--------------|-7--/5--7--------------|||o-0---------------------|-0---------------------|||------------8-8-7-7-6-6-|-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|
N.CC5/GB5/N.C. N.CC5/GD5/B5/C5/G ~ PM--------|
E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q E. E.|-----------------------|------------------|||-----------------------|-----------------o|||----/5--4--------------|----/5--7--4--5---|||-7--/5--4--------------|-7--/5--7--4--5---|||-0---------------------|-0---------------o|||-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|------------------||
| | ~ PM--------|
| E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q E. E.|-----------------------|------------------|||-----------------------|-----------------o|||----/5--7--------------|----/5--7--4--5---|||-7--/5--7--------------|-7--/5--7--4--5---|||-0---------------------|-0---------------o|||-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|------------------||
Friedman Solo N.C. C5/G ~~~~ PM a E S a E S a Q E E E|----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------5---||-5h=7---------5h7---------5h==7-----------5---||----0-----------0-------------0---------0-----||----------------------------------------------|
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| \0.5/| E +E E +E H|----------------------------------------------||---13b15r(13)-----12b13r====(12)-10-----------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|
D5/A Eb5/BD5/A C5/G D5/A PM PM E S E. E E. E. E|--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||---7s===8--7----5---------7-----------||---7s===8--7----5---------7-----------||--------------0------------------0----||--------------------------------------|
|
| ~~~~| +E +H +S E S S S|--------------------------------------||-(10)-(10)---------(10)---------15p13-||------------------------/14--17-------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------||--------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G D5/A Eb5D5/A C5/G ~ PM PM a E S a E S a Q E E E E S E. E H|---------------------------------------|------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|------------------------------------||-------------------------------5-------|---7s=====8--7------------5---------||-5h=7-------5h7---5h7----------5-------|---7s=====8--7------------5---------||----0---------0-----0-------0----------|--------------------0---------------||---------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
|
| \0.5/| ~~| H +Q E. S +S S S S E S S Q +Q|------------------------------15----15-|-(15)----15-----15------------------||---15b17==============(15)r------------|------15----15-----15p13------------||---------------------------------------|-------------------------14--(14)\--||---------------------------------------|------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G ~~~ PM a E S a E S a Q E E E|---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------5------------||-5h=7-------5h=7-------5h=7-----------------5------------||----0----------0----------0-----------0------------------||---------------------------------------------------------|
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| S S S E S S S E S S S E S|---17---------------17---------------17---------------17-||------20p17---20b22------20p17-20b22----20p17-20b22------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------|
D5/A Eb5D5/A C5/GD5/A PM PM E S E. E E. E. E|----------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------||--7s====8--7---------------5--7---------------------||--7s====8--7---------------5--7---------------------||---------------------0-------------------------0----||----------------------------------------------------|
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| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~| S S S S S S S S Q +S +T T S S|----17----17-----17------------------------17----17-||-20----19-----17----16-15---------------------20----||--------------------------17-----(17)-(17)----------||----------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G ~ PM a E S a E S a Q E E E|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------5----------||-5h=7----------5h7---5h7-------------5----------||----0------------0-----0-------0----------------||------------------------------------------------|
|
| E +Q. +E S S S S S S|---20b22==(20)r==========(20)-20p17-22p17-19p17-||---20b21==(20)r==========(20)-------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
G5 F#5 F5 F#5 G5 PM PM PM PM E. E S E E S E S E|---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------||--5------------------------------------------------------||--5------------------------------------------------------||------------5--------4-------------3--------4---5--------||------------3--------2-------------1--------2---3--------|
| | ~~ | |----3-----|
| S S S S S S S +S S S S S Q +S|-----17--------------------------------------------------||-20-----20-17----17--------------------------------------||--------------19----19b20r(19)p17-19p17----17-----(17)\--||----------------------------------------19---------------||---------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------|
Verse A5/C5/G D5/C5/G C5/G D5/C5/G Gtrs I, II PM PM PM-| PM E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E||------------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|||-----5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----|||--7--5----7--5----|-5-------7--5----|||o-7-----7-------7-|----7--5-------5-|||------------------|-----------------|
F#5C5/G D5/C5/G D5EbD5/A C5/G PM PM PM PM-| E. E. E E. E. E S E E. E E. E. E 4x|-----------------|-------------------|||-----------------|------------------o|||----5----7--5----|-7s8-7----5--------|||-4--5----7--5----|-7s8-7----5--------|||-4-----5-------5-|--------7----7--5-o|||-----------------|-------------------||
Chorus N.CC5/GB5/N.C. C5/GB5/N.C. Gtr I ~ PM--------| ~ PM--------|
E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q S S S S S S||------------------------|-----------------------|||o-----------------------|-----------------------|||-----/5--4--------------|----/5--4--------------|||--7--/5--4--------------|-7--/5--4--------------|||o-0---------------------|-0---------------------|||------------8-8-7-7-6-6-|-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|
| | Gtr II | ~ PM--------| ~ PM--------|
| E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q S S S S S S||------------------------|-----------------------|||o-----------------------|-----------------------|||-----/5--7--------------|----/5--7--------------|||--7--/5--7--------------|-7--/5--7--------------|||o-0---------------------|-0---------------------|||------------8-8-7-7-6-6-|-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|
N.CC5/GB5/N.C. C5/GD5/B5/C5/G ~ PM--------|
E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q E. E.|-----------------------|------------------|||-----------------------|-----------------o|||----/5--4--------------|----/5--7--4--5---|||-7--/5--4--------------|-7--/5--7--4--5---|||-0---------------------|-0---------------o|||-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|------------------||
| | ~ PM--------|
| E. E. Q S S S S S S E. E. Q E. E.|-----------------------|------------------|||-----------------------|-----------------o|||----/5--7--------------|----/5--7--4--5---|||-7--/5--7--------------|-7--/5--7--4--5---|||-0---------------------|-0---------------o|||-----------8-8-7-7-6-6-|------------------||
Bridge N.C. C5/G Gtrs I, II ~ PM ~~ a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E 4x||-------------------------|------------------------||||o------------------------|-----------------------o||||---------------------5---|-------5----------------||||--5h7---5h7---5h7----5---|-5h6h7----7p6p5----5----||||o---0-----0-----0--0-----|----------------7----7-o||||-------------------------|------------------------||
Mustaine Solo N.C. C5/G N.C. Gtr I ~~ E. E. Q E E E S S S E S H +E|---------------------------|----------------------------||---7b8-----7------5----5---|----------------------------||---7b8-----7------5--7-5-7-|----------------------------||---------------------7---7-|-5h7-7-7--7-7----------(7)\-||---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------|
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| Gtr II| ~ PM ~~| a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E|---------------------------|----------------------------||---------------------------|----------------------------||-----------------------5---|-------5--------------------||-5h7-----5h7----5h7----5---|-5h6h7------7p6p5----5------||---0-------0------0--0-----|------------------7-----7---||---------------------------|----------------------------|
N.C. C5/G N.C. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ E. E. Q E E E S +S S E S H +E|---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------||---7b8-----7------5----5---|-8-(8)b10-8pb10-8b10-8pb10-8b10===========(8)r-||---7b8-----7------5--7-5-7-|-----------------------------------------------||---------------------7---7-|-----------------------------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|
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| ~ PM ~~~~| a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E|---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------||-----------------------5---|----------------5------------------------------||-5h7-----5h7----5h7----5---|-5h=6h====7----------------7p====6p5----5------||---0-------0------0--0-----|-------------------------------------7-----7---||---------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G N.C. E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E E. E. E|-----------------8-7---------5-|----------8---7----------5-||---6------8-------------8------|-6-----8------------8------||-------------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------|
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| ~ PM ~~| a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E|-------------------------------|---------------------------||-------------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------5---|-------5-------------------||-5h7----5h7----5h7---------5---|-5h6h7----7p6p5--------5---||---0------0------0----0--------|-----------------7-------7-||-------------------------------|---------------------------|
N.C. C5/G N.C. E. E. E. E. E E E. E. E. E. E E|-----------5-----------8--------12-|---------15----------17------20-||---/8-------------/10-------/13----|-/17---------/20---------/22----||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|
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| ~~~~ PM ~~~| a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------||------------------------------5----|----------5---------------------||-5h=7----5h7----5h==7---------5----|---5h6h7-------7p6p5-------5----||----0------0--------0-----0--------|----------------------7-------7-||-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G N.C. ~~~ E. E. Q E E E S S S E S H +E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||---19b20-----19------17-----17----|-----------------------------------||---19b20-----19------17--19-17-19-|-----------------------------------||-------------------------19----19-|-17h19-19-19--19-19----------(19)\-||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
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| ~~ PM ~~~| a E S a E S a Q E E E S S S E. S S S E. E E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||-----------------------------5----|-----------5-----------------------||-5h=7------5h=7----5h=7------5----|--5h=6h=7---------7p6p5----5-------||----0---------0-------0---0-------|------------------------7------7---||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G E. E. Q E E E|----------------------------------||---19b20-----19------17-----17----||---19b20-----19------17--19-17-19-||-------------------------19----19-||----------------------------------||----------------------------------|
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| ~~ PM| a E S a E S a Q E E E|----------------------------------||----------------------------------||-----------------------------5----||-5h=7------5h=7----5h=7------5----||----0---------0-------0---0-------||----------------------------------|
N.C. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ S +S S E S H +E|------------------------------------------------------||-20-(20)b22-20pb22-20b22-20pb22-20b22===========(20)r-||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------|
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| ~~~~~| S S S E. S S S E. E E|------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||--------------------5---------------------------------||--5h==6h=====7-------------------7p====6p5----5-------||-------------------------------------------7------7---||------------------------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---20p17p15---20p17p15---20p17p15-20p17p15-22p17p15h17-||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
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| ~~~ PM| a E S a E S a Q E E E|-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------5----------||-5h=7-------5h=7-------5h=7-----------------5----------||----0----------0----------0-----------0----------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
N.C. S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-20p17p15-20p17p15-20p17p15-20p17p15-22p17h22p17-||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
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| ~~~| S S S E. S S S E. E E|-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-----------5-------------------------------------||--5h=6h=7-----------7p=6p=5-----------5----------||-----------------------------7--------------7----||-------------------------------------------------|
N.C. C5/G S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---20p17p15---22p17p15---20p17p15-22p17p15-20p17p15h17-||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
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| ~~~ PM| a E S a E S a Q E E E|-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------5----------||-5h=7-------5h=7-------5h=7-----------------5----------||----0----------0----------0-----------0----------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
N.C. S S S S S S S +S S S S S S S S S|-22p20p17---------------------------------------------||----------22p20p17------------------------------------||-------------------19pb20r(19)17----------------------||---------------------------------19p18p17-------------||------------------------------------------19p18p17----||---------------------------------------------------20-|
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| ~~~| S S S E. S S S E. E E|------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||-----------5------------------------------------------||--5h=6h=7-----------7p======6p=5-----------5----------||----------------------------------7--------------7----||------------------------------------------------------|
Outro A5/EC5/GA5/E A5/C5/GA5/E ~~~ PM-| W E. E. Q E. E.|---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||---------------------|----/5------------||---------------------|-7--/5--7\--------||---------------------|-7------7\--7--5--||-17------------------|------------------|
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| PM-| PM-|| E. E. Q E. E. E. E. Q E. E.|---------------------|------------------||---------------------|------------------||-----/5--------------|----/5------------||--7--/5--7\----------|-7--/5--7\--------||--7------7\--7--5----|-7------7\--7--5--||---------------------|------------------|
A5/C5/GA5/E D5EbD5/A C5/D5/A Gtrs I, II PM-| PM PM E. E. Q E. E. E S E. E E. E. E|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||----/5------------|-7s8-7----5--7----||-7--/5--7\--------|-7s8-7----5--7----||-7------7\--7--5--|--------7-------7-||------------------|------------------|
A5/C5/GA5/E A5/C5/GA5/E PM-| PM-| E. E. Q E. E. E. E. Q E. E.|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||----/5------------|----/5------------||-7--/5--7\--------|-7--/5--7\--------||-7------7\--7--5--|-7------7\--7--5--||------------------|------------------|
A5/C5/GA5/E D5EbD5/A C5/G PM-| PM PM E. E. Q E. E. E S E. E E. E. E|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||----/5------------|-7s8-7----5--7----||-7--/5--7\--------|-7s8-7----5--7----||-7------7\--7--5--|--------7-------7-||------------------|------------------|
A5/C5/GA5/E D5EbD5/A C5/D5/A PM-| PM PM E. E. Q E. E. 6x E S E. E E. E. E||--------------------||------------------|||o------------------o||------------------|||-----/5-------------||-7s8-7----5--7----|||--7--/5--7\---------||-7s8-7----5--7----|||o-7------7\--7--5--o||--------0-------0-|||--------------------||------------------|
C5D5C5/G Bb5C5 Bb5 A5 PM E S E. E E. E. E E. H Q S|------------------|--------------*||------------------|--------------*||-5s7-5----3--5--3-|-2------------*||-5s7-5----3--5--3-|-2------------*||--------0-1--3--1-|-0------------*||------------------|--------------*|
Duration Legend --------------- W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura + - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration) Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the duration for. Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests. Multi- bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for. Low melody durations appear below the staff Tablature Legend ---------------- h - hammer-on p - pull-off b - bend pb - pre-bend r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately) /\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere") s - legato slide S - shift slide - natural harmonic [n] - artificial harmonic n(n) - tapped harmonic ~ - vibrato tr - trill T - tap TP - trem. picking PM - palm muting \n/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip \n - tremolo bar down n/ - tremolo bar up /n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip = - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls <> - volume swell (louder/softer) x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash Misc Legend ----------- | - bar || - double bar ||o - repeat start o|| - repeat end *| - double bar (ending) : - bar (freetime) $ - Segno & - Coda Tempo markers - = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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