Megadeth - I Know Jack tab

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I KNOW JACK
As recorded by Megadeth
(From the 2004 Album THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED)

Transcribed by livingzombie & abysslord (http://www.abysslord.com/)
	

Words and Music by Dave Mustaine

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Guitar 1'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Guitar 2'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Guitar 3'

 Intro
  Q=153
  N.C.
 4/4
  Gtr I
  |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|   |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0-------3-0-0-------||-------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|-------5-3-0-------5-3-0-||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------|
|-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0-------3-0-0--------||-------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|-------5-3-0-------5-3-0--||-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------|
Gtr I |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3---0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3---0-------3-0-0-------||---------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|---------5-3-0-------5-3-0-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM----------------------------------------------------- | |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|
|--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3---0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3---0-------3-0-0----------||---------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|---------5-3-0-------5-3-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3----|
G5 F#5 F5 |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3---0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3---0-------5-3-0-------||---------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|---------0-3-5-------0-3-5-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
| | PM----------------------------------------------------- | |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||-3---3---3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-2---2---2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
E5 |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3---0-------3-0-0-------|-5-3---0-------3-0-0----------||---------5-3-0-------5-3-0-|---------5-3-0-------5-3-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
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|-----------------------------------------------------|| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3----|
Drums Enter N.C. Gtr I |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM----------------------------------------------------- | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| Q E +E E E E E E E E E Q E +E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|
| | Gtr III | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------||--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-|--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
|-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0---------3-0-0----------||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|--------5--3-0-------5-3-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
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| Q E +E E E E E E E E E Q E +E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3----|
| | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------|-8-7-0---------7-0-0----------||--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-|--------8--7-0-------8-7-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
G5 F#5 F5 |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3--|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|--5-3-0-----------5-3-0--------||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|---------0--3--5--------0--3-5-||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------|
| | PM--------------------------------------------------------- | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3--|
| Q E +E E E E E E E E E Q E +E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||-3---3-(3)-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|--2---2-(2)-2--2--1-1-1-1--1-1-|
| | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3--|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-8-7-0---------8-7-0-------|-10-8-0----------10-8-0--------||--------0--7-8-------0-7-8-|---------0--8-10--------0-10-8-||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------------|
E5 |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0---------3-0-0----------||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|--------5--3-0-------5-3-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
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|-----------------------------------------------------|| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| Q E +E E E E E E E E E Q E +E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3----|
| | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------|-8-7-0---------7-0-0----------||--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-|--------8--7-0-------8-7-0----||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------||---------------------------|------------------------------|
|-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
| | PM----------------------------------------------------- | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| Q E +E E E E E E E E E Q E +E E E E E E E E E|---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|
| | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------||--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-|--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------||---------------------------|---------------------------|
E5 |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
E E E E E E E E E E E E H +H|-5-3-0---------3-0-0-------|--------------*||--------5--3-0-------5-3-0-|-5----(5)\----*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*|
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| Q E +E E E E E E E E E H +H|---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|-9----(9)\----*||---------------------------|-7----(7)\----*||-0---0-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-|--------------*|
| | |-3-| |-3--| |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E E E E E E H +H|-8-7-0---------7-0-0-------|--------------*||--------8--7-0-------8-7-0-|-5----(5)\----*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*||---------------------------|--------------*|
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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