Mercyful Fate - Black Funeral tab

Mercyful Fate:  Black Funeral

transcribed by:   Mikko Laakso
     edited by:   Russ Elton       :  mercyfuldiamond@yahoo.com    
       solo by:  Augusto Rafaelli  :  rafaelli@onda.com.br             

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Date last modified:  17-12-01

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Tuning: Standard

Riff 1Guitar 1 x2e|----------------------------------------|--------|B|----------------------------------------|--------|G|----------------------------------------|--------|D|------7---------------------------------|-----4--|A|--7---5---6----6----6----6----6----6----|--2--2--|E|--5-------4-44-4-44-4-44-4-44-4-44-4-44-|--0-----| ** ** ** ** ** **
Guitar 2e|-----10-----------------------------------------|B|-10-------9~~~~~~-------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------|E|--------------------------------X\\\------------|
Riff 2 x3e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--3----3----3----3----3----3--------4-|A|--1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11--2--2-|E|---------------------------------0----|
** ** ** ** ** ** Bring....the black box to the altar...e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|--3----3----3----3----3----3----3----5----|A|--1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-3-33-|E|------------------------------------------|
** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** And do the sign..... e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|--7----7----7----7----7----7---------|A|--5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55------|E|--------------------------------4-3--|
** ** ** ** ** ** All hail Satan.....e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--7----7----7----7----7----7--------4-|A|--5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55--2--2-|E|---------------------------------0----|
** ** ** ** ** ** Yes hail Satan....e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--3----3----3----3----3----3--------4-|A|--1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11--2--2-|E|---------------------------------0----|
** ** ** ** ** ** Lay down your swordse|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|--3----3----3----3----3----3----3--5-|A|--1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1-11-1--3-|E|-------------------------------------|
** ** ** ** ** ** The evil star.....e|--------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------|D|--7----7----7----7----7----7-----3----|A|--5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55-5-55--1--3-|E|------------------------------------1-|
** ** ** ** ** ** ahhhhhhhhh......e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|--5----5----5----5----5----5----5--7-|A|--3-33-3-33-3-33-3-33-3-33-3-33-3--5-|E|-------------------------------------|
** ** ** ** ** ** ahhhhhhh........e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|--9----9----9----9----9----9----9-----5-|A|--7-77-7-77-7-77-7-77-7-77-7-77-7-77--3-|E|----------------------------------------|
** ** ** ** ** ** ** It's a black funeral.....e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------|D|--4----4----4----4----4----4----4----4----|A|--2-22-2-22-2-22-2-22-2-22-2-22-2-22-2-22-|E|------------------------------------------|
** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ahhh.........e|---------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------|D|--5----5----5----5-2----2----2----2----|A|--3-33-3-33-3-33-3-0-00-0-00-0-00-0-00-|E|---------------------------------------| ** ** ** ** ** ** ** She was a victim.........
Riff 3e|----------------------------------------|B|----------------------------------------|G|----------------------------------------|D|-----------8-7--------------------------|A|-3-2-------6-5-------3-2-------5-6-5tr6-|E|-1-0--0-0-------0-0--1-0--0-0-----------|
* * * * * * e|------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------|D|-----------8-7----------------------|A|-3-2-------6-5-------3-2-------5--7-|E|-1-0--0-0-------0-0--1-0--0-0--3--5-|
* * * * * * e|-----------------------------------------|B|-----------------------------------------|G|-----------------------------------------|D|-----------8-7----------------(4-5-4tr5)-| --> Guitar 2A|-3-2-------6-5-------3-2-------5-6-5tr6--|E|-1-0--0-0-------0-0--1-0--0-0------------|
* * * * * * e|-------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-----------8-7-----------------6-7-8-|A|-3-2-------6-5-------3-2-------4-5-6-|E|-1-0--0-0-------0-0--1-0--0-0--------| * * * * * *
Play Riff 1 Play Riff 2
Riff 4 (The slide has very weird timing)e|---------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------|G|------------10-------------9-----------|D|------9------8------9------7-------8-7-|A|------7-------------7--------------6-5-|E|--0-0---0-0----0-0----0-0-----0-0------|
* * * * * * * * * * e|------------------------------|B|------------------------------|G|------------------------------|D|--7/9-------9------9---9------|A|--5/7-------7------7---7--4-5-|E|-------0-0-----0-0---0----2-3-| * * * * *
Riff 5e|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|------------------------5----|A|--5-7-----7-5---5-7-----3-5--|E|--3-5-5-5-5-3---3-5-5-5---3--|
* * * *e|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|---------------------------3-|A|--5-7-----7-5---3-3-3-3-3--1-|E|--3-5-5-5-5-3---1-1-1-1-1----| * * * * * * *
Riff 6e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|----------------------------|D|---4-4-4-------7---6--------|A|-0-2-2-2-2-0-2-5---4-7-6-5--|E|---------------------5-4-3--|
e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|----------------------------|D|---4-4-4-------7---6--------|A|-0-2-2-2-2-0-2-5---4-7-6----|E|---------------------5-4-0--|
e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|----------------------------|D|---4-4-4-------7---6--------|A|-0-2-2-2-2-0-2-5---4-7-6-5--|E|---------------------5-4-3--|
e|----------------------------|B|----------------------------|G|----------------------------|D|---4-4-4-------7---6-----9\-|A|-0-2-2-2-2-0-2-5---4-7-6-7\-|E|---------------------5-4----|
Solo [Hank Shermann]
|00 |01 | | | s s | s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-8--10-|-12-10-8-----10-8--------8-----------------------|B|-------|----------12-------12-10----12-10-8--12-10-8-----|G|-------|----------------------------------------------11-|D|-------|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------|-------------------------------------------------|
| |
| s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-12-13-|-15-13-12----13-12-------12----------------------|B|-------|----------15-------15-13----15-13-12-15-13-12----|G|-------|----------------------------------------------14-|D|-------|-------------------------------------------------|A|-------|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------|-------------------------------------------------|
|02 |
| s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-------------------------------------------------|B|-10-8--------------------------------------------|G|-------11-9--12-11-9-----11-9--------9-----------|D|----------------------12-------12-11----12-11-9--|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
| |
| s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-------------------------------------------------|B|-13-12-------------------------------------------|G|-------14-12-16-14-12----14-12-------12----------|D|----------------------16-------16-14----16-14-12-|A|-------------------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------------------|
|03 |
| s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------|D|-12-11-9-----11-9--------9-----------------------|A|----------12-------12-11----12-11-9--12-11-9-----|E|----------------------------------------------12-|
| |
| s s s s s s s s s s s s s s s se|-------------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------------|G|-------------------------------------------------|D|-16-14-12----14-12-------12----------------------|A|----------16-------16-14----16-14-12-16-14-12----|E|----------------------------------------------16-|
|04 |
| e e e e+q e ee|----------------15-|B|--------------r----|G|--------------e----|D|--------------s----|A|-11-9---------t----|E|-------12-9--------|
| |
| e e e e+q e ee|----------------12-|B|--------------r----|G|--------------e----|D|--------------s----|A|-14-12--------t----|E|-------16-12-------|
|05 | ===3==== ===3==== | e s s s e e e e e s s se|-17-15h17p15----------15-17-15h17p15-|B|-------------18-17-18----------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
|
| ===3==== ===3==== | e s s s e e e e e s s se|-13-12h13p12----------12-13-12h13p12-|B|-------------15-14-15----------------|G|-------------------------------------|D|-------------------------------------|A|-------------------------------------|E|-------------------------------------|
|06 |
| e e e e e q ee|----------15-17-19b20-(20)r19-|B|-18-17-18---------------------|G|------------------------------|D|------------------------------|A|------------------------------|E|------------------------------|
| |
| e e e e e q ee|----------12-13-15b17-(17)r15-|B|-15-14-15---------------------|G|------------------------------|D|------------------------------|A|------------------------------|E|------------------------------|
|07 |
| q e e E E ee|-19b20-(20)r19-17-15-17-19-|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|---------------------------|A|---------------------------|E|---------------------------|
| |
| q e e E E ee|-15b17-(17)r15-13-12-13-15-|B|---------------------------|G|---------------------------|D|---------------------------|A|---------------------------|E|---------------------------|
|08 | ===3==== | e s s s e e he|-17-15h17p15----------|B|-------------18-17-18-|G|----------------------|D|----------------------|A|----------------------|E|----------------------|
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| ===3==== | e s s s e e he|-13-12h13p12----------|B|-------------15-14-15-|G|----------------------|D|----------------------|A|----------------------|E|----------------------|
notation: ^ = bend [ ^ = half, ^^ = whole, etc. ] ^r = bend and release x = mute with fret-hand * = mute with palm-hand X\\ = pick slide h = hammer-on p = pull-off ~ = vibrato t = tap-on / = slide up \ = slide down h. = harmonics ah = artificial harmonic (9) = ghost note tm = trem picking tr = trill
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