Metallica - Helpless tab

BAnd- Metallica
Song- Helpless

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'James Hetfield - Rhythm w/dist'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Kirk Hammett - Rhythm w/dist'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Kirk Hammett - Lead w/dist'

Intro
  Double Time Feel Q=154
 4/4
  Gtrs I, II
                                     PM        PM|         PM
  Wx3          H    E. S +E  S S     E S S +E  E E S S +E  E
|------------|-------------------||---------------------------||------------|-------------------||o--------------------------||------------|-------------------||---------------------------||------------|------2--4-(4)-----||---------------------------||------------|------0--2-(2)-2p0-||o-4---4-(4)-2-4---4-(4)-2--||------------|-------------------||--2---2-(2)-0-2---2-(2)-0--| |-Rhy Fig 1
1.,2.,3. 4. PM PM PM PM E S S +E E E. S +E S S E S S +E E E. S +E S S|---------------------------||---------------------------|||--------------------------o||---------------------------|||---------------------------||---------------------------|||-------------2--4-(4)------||--------------2--4-(4)-----|||-4---4-(4)-2-0--2-(2)-2p0-o||--4---4-(4)-2-0--2-(2)-2p0-|||-2---2-(2)-0---------------||--2---2-(2)-0--------------|| end Rhy Fig 1-|
Verse 1, 2||--||o-||-- Rhy Fig 1 x8||--||o-||--
Pre-chorus Gtrs I, II F#5 D5 E5 F#5 W W W W | | | | / / / / |----------|----------|----------|------| F#5 D5 E5(type 2) F#5 F# W W W H S S S S S S S S | | | | | | | | | | | | / / / / o / / / / / / / |----------|----------|----------|-----------------------||
Chorus Gtrs I, II S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------||-------------------------------|-------------------------------||-----------------------------5-|-----------------------------5-||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7p5---------5-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7p5---------5-||---------------------7-5-5-7---|---------------------7-5-5-7---||-------------------------------|-------------------------------||-Rhy Fig 2
PM----|
|3| |3| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E Q E Q|-------------------------------|-----------------------||-------------------------------|-----------------------||-----------------------------5-|-----------------------||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7p5---------5-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-----------||---------------------7-5-5-7---|-------------0-5-5-7-7-||-------------------------------|---------------3-3-5-5-| end Rhy Fig 2-|
Rhy Fig 2 Rhy Fig 1
1. PM PM| PM--| PM E S S +E E E S S +E E E S S +E E E. S +E S S|-------------------------|---------------------------|||-------------------------|--------------------------o|||-------------------------|---------------------------|||-------------------------|-------------2--4-(4)------|||-4---4-(4)-2-4---4-(4)-2-|-4---4-(4)-2-0--2-(2)-2p0-o|||-2---2-(2)-0-2---2-(2)-0-|-2---2-(2)-0---------------||
2. Rhy Fig 1 (last bar only) Rhy Fig 1 x2
7/8 PM Q Q Q E Wx3 E. S +E S S E E S S 4x|------------|-----------||------------------------|||------------|-----------||o----------------------o|||------------|-----------||------------------------|||------------|-----------||------------------------|||-4----------|-----------||o----0-(0)-2p0---0-2p0-o|||-2----------|-----------||--2------------2--------||
PM E. S +E S S E E S S 4x||------------------------||-|||o----------------------o||-|||------------------------||-|||------------------------||-|||o----2-(2)-4p2---2-4p2-o||-|||--4------------4--------||-|
PM PM E. S +E S S E E S S 4x E. S +E S S E E S S 4x||------------------------||-||------------------------||||o----------------------o||-||o----------------------o||||------------------------||-||------------------------||||------------------------||-||------------------------||||o----3-(3)-5p3---3-5p3-o||-||o----5-(5)-7p5---5-7p5-o||||--5------------5--------||-||--7------------7--------||
Gtr II PM PM PM E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E E S S|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----5-(5)-7p5---5-7p5-|----5-(5)-7p5---5-7p5-|----7-(7)-9p7---7-9p7-||-7------------7-------|-7------------7-------|-9------------9-------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
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| Gtr I| PM PM PM| E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E E S S|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----------------------|----------------------|----------------------||----3-(3)-5p3---3-5p3-|----3-(3)-5p3---3-5p3-|----5-(5)-7p5---5-7p5-||-5------------5-------|-5------------5-------|-7------------7-------|
4/4 PM PM E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E. S +E S S|----------------------|---------------------------||----------------------|---------------------------||----------------------|---------------------------||----7-(7)-9p7---7-9p7-|----5-(5)-7p5----7-(7)-9p7-||-9------------9-------|-7------------9------------||----------------------|---------------------------|
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| PM PM| E. S +E S S E E S S E. S +E S S E. S +E S S|----------------------|---------------------------||----------------------|---------------------------||----------------------|---------------------------||----------------------|---------------------------||----5-(5)-7p5---5-7p5-|----3-(3)-5p3----5-(5)-5p3-||-7------------7-------|-5------------7------------|
PM E. S +E S S E. S +E S S|-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----9-(9)-11p9----7-(7)-9p7-||-11-------------9------------||-----------------------------||-----------------------------|
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| E. S +E S S E. S +E S S|-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----7-(7)--9p7----5-(5)-7p5-||--9-------------7------------||-----------------------------|
|-3-| E. S +E S S q q q E E Q E E +S E. W|--------------------|-------------------|------|||--------------------|-------------------|------|||----5-(5)-7p5-------|-------------------|------|||-7------------5-----|-------------------|------|||--------------3-5-7-|-9--------5-(5)-7--|-9----|||----------------3-5-|-7--------3-(3)-5--|-7----||
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| |-3-|| E. S +E S S q q q E E Q E E +S E. W|--------------------|-------------------|------|||--------------------|-------------------|------|||--------------------|-------------------|------|||----3-(3)-5p3-5-----|-------------------|------|||-5------------3-5-7-|-9--------5-(5)-7--|-9----|||----------------3-5-|-7--------3-(3)-5--|-7----||
F#5 D5 A5 E5 Gtr II E E Q H H E. S +E E | | | | | / / / / /
Gtr I S S S S +E E S S S S +E E S S S S +E E E. S +E E|-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-----------------------------|--------------------------|||-------7-(7)---------7-(7)---|-------7-(7)---7--------9-|||-9p7---7-(7)-9-9p7---7-(7)-9-|-9p7---7-(7)-9-5--7-(7)-7-|||-----9-------------9---------|-----9------------5-(5)---||
F#5IX D5 A5 E5 |---3---| E E E Q +H H E. S +E E | | | | | | | | | / / / / / / / / /
S S S S +E E S S S S +E E S S S S +E E E. S +E E 3x||-----------------------------------|---------------------------||||o----------------------------------|--------------------------o||||-----------------------------------|---------------------------||||------------7-(7)----------7-(7)---|-------7-(7)---7--------9--||||o-9p7-------7-(7)-9--9p7---7-(7)-9-|-9p7---7-(7)-9-5--7-(7)-7-o||||--------9----------------9---------|-----9------------5-(5)----||
Gtrs I, II S S S S +E E S S S S +E E S S S S +E E E. S +E E 4x||------------------------------|---------------------------||||o-----------------------------|--------------------------o||||------------------------------|---------------------------||||--------7-(7)---------7-(7)---|-------7-(7)---7--------9--||||o-9p7---7-(7)-9-9p7---7-(7)-9-|-9p7---7-(7)-9-5--7-(7)-7-o||||------9-------------9---------|-----9------------5-(5)----|| |-Rhy Fig 3 end Rhy Fig 3-|
Bridge Gtrs I, II |-Rhy Fig 4 F#5 A5 B5 D5 E5 D5 H H H E. S +E E | | | | | | | / / / / / / /
W W||------------|----------------|||o-----------|----------------|||------------|----------------|||------------|----------------|||o-----------|----------------|||------------|----------------|
F#5 A5 B5 E5(type 2) H H H E. S +E E | | | | | | | / / / / / / / |-----------|----------------| F#5 A5 B5 D5 E5 D5 H H H E. S +E E | | | | | | | / / / / / / / |-----------|----------------| F#5 A5 B5 D5 E5 D5 H H H E. S +E E | | | | | | | / / / / / / / |-----------|----------------| end Rhy Fig 4-| Gtrs I, II PM--------| PM--------|
E S S S S S S E. S +E E E S S S S S S E. S +E E Q Q Q Q|--------------------------|--------------------------|---------------||--------------------------|--------------------------|---------------||--------------------------|--------------------------|---------------||-6-------------7--9-(9)-7-|-6-------------7--9-(9)-7-|-6------7------||-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-5--7-(7)-5-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-5--7-(7)-5-|-4------5------||--------------------------|--------------------------|----1/-----1/--||-Rhy Fig 5
H.=H 3/4 PM----------------|
Q Q Q Q S E S +S E S +S E.|----------------|----------------------||----------------|----------------------||----------------|----------------------||-9------10------|----------------------||-7-------8------|-9-7------------------||----1/------1/--|-----9-(9)-8-7-(7)-5--| end Rhy Fig 5-|
A Tempo Q=154 4/4 Rhy Fig 3 x3.5
1. 2. S S S S +E E E. S +E E S S S S +E E E. S +E E|-----------------------------||----------------------------|||----------------------------o||----------------------------|||-----------------------------||----------------------------|||-------7-(7)---7----------9--||--------7-(7)---7--------9--|||-9p7---7-(7)-9-5---7-(7)--7-o||--9p7---7-(7)-9-5--7-(7)-7--|||-----9-------------5-(5)-----||------9------------5-(5)----||
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| S S S S +E E E. S +Q S S S S +E E Q Q|-----------------------------||----------------------------|||----------------------------o||----------------------------|||-----------------------------||----------------------------|||-------7-(7)---7-------------||--------7-(7)---------------|||-9p7---7-(7)-9-5------------o||--9p7---7-(7)-9-x\----x\----|||-----9------------/9-(9)\----||------9---------x\----x\----||
Gtrs I, II PM PM| PM- E S S +E E E S S +E E||--------------------------|||o-------------------------|||--------------------------|||--------------------------|||o-4---4-(4)-2-4---4-(4)-2-|||--2---2-(2)-0-2---2-(2)-0-|
1.,2.,3. 4. -| PM PM----|
E S S +E E E. S +E S S S S S S Q E E E E|---------------------------||----------------------|||--------------------------o||----------------------|||---------------------------||----------------------|||-------------2--4-(4)------||----------7\----------|||-4---4-(4)-2-0--2-(2)-2p0-o||--9-9-9-9-9\--4-2-2-2-|||-2---2-(2)-0---------------||--------------2-0-0-0-||
Guitar Solow/Rhy Fig 1 x8 Gtr III E E E E E E S +S E|--------------------------------------------||-17b19-----17b19---17b19-----17pb19r(17)-14-||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------|
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ |----3----|
E +S S E +S S E +E +E +S S S|----------------------------------------------------------------||-17pb19r(17)-14-17pb19r(17)-14-17b19==(17)---(17)-(17)r-17---14-||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------|
Q +Q Q +Q|-17b19======(17)r---17b19======(17)r---||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------||---------------------------------------|
Q +E. S S E. +E S S|-17pb19r====(17)---14-17--14----(14)-14-14-||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|
S S S S E S S S S S S E S S|-17p14----14-------------14-17-14----14-------------14-||-------17----17b19-17b19----------17----17b19-17b19----||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S E S S S S S S E S S|-17p14----14-------------14-17--14----14-------------14-||-------17----17b19-17b19-----------17----17b19-17b19----||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------|
|--3--| |--3---| |--3--| |--3---|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-17p16p14----14-17p=16p14----14-17p16p14----14-17p=16p14----14-||----------17--------------17-------------17--------------17----||---------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------14-14-14-------14-------14-------14-14-14-------14-14-14--||-17b19----------17b19----17b19----17b19----------17b19-----------||-----------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
T S. S S T S. S S S S S S S S S S|-17p14-----14-17p=14------------------------------------||--------17------------17-14-------14-17-14--------------||----------------------------16b18----------16--14----16-||--------------------------------------------------16----||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------|
|---3---|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|----------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------||-14-14-14h16p==14-----------------------------------------||------------------16--14----14-16--14---------------------||-------------------------16-----------16-15-14S=12-14-12--||----------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S E S S +S E S +E E|--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||-------------14-----14-(14)-14---14-(14)-14-||-------------14-----14-(14)-14---14-(14)-14-||----12-14S16-----16-------------------------||-14-----------------------------------------|
Q Q S S +E Q|----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------||-16b17-----16b17---16--14b15==(14)r-----------||-16b17-----16b17----------------------16\-----||----------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------|
|-3-| |--3--| |-3-|
E S S E S S S S S S S S S S S S S|--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||-4b6==4-4--4--4-4-4-4-4-4-4---4--4--4-4-4-4-||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------|
~~~ |-----6-----| |-3--|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S Q|-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------||-4-4-4-4-4---4--4--4-4-4r4-4p2------2------||-------------------------------4-4---------||-------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------|
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ |---3---|
Q Q Q Q Q Q E S S S S S E|-------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------------------------|----------------12-12---12-12h=14-0---||-xs=====xs===xs=====xs===|=xs=====xs===x/-----------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------------------------|--------------------------------------|
w/Rhy Fig 4 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-19p14----19p14----19p14-17p14----17p14----17p14-||-------17-------17-------------15-------15-------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-17p12----17p12----17p12-15--14-12-----------------||-------15-------15-----------------15-14-12----12--||--------------------------------------------14-----||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-19p14----19p14----19p14-17p14----17p14----17p14-||-------17-------17-------------15-------15-------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-17p12----17p12----17p12-15--14-12-----------------||-------15-------15-----------------15-14-12----12--||--------------------------------------------14-----||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-19p14----19p14----19p14-17p14----17p14----17p14-||-------17-------17-------------15-------15-------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-17p12----17p12----17p12-15--14-12-----------------||-------15-------15-----------------15-14-12----12--||--------------------------------------------14-----|
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S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-19p14----19p14----19p14-17p14----17p14----17p14-||-------17-------17-------------15-------15-------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-17p12----17p12----17p12-15--12-------12-15-12--------||-------15-------15--------------15b17----------15-12--||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------|
w/Rhy Fig 5 H S S S S S S S S|-------------------17--14----14-17--14-------14-||-17b19--------------------17-----------17b19----||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
|-3--|
Q +E E S S S S S S S S S|--------------------14---14-19p14-17p14-16--14-------14-||-17b19======(17)r------------------------------17b19----||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------14-14-14-------14-14-------------15-15-15-------15-------15-||-17b19----------17b19-------17b19-18b20----------18b20----18b20----||-------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|-------17-17-17-------17-------17-------18-18-18-------18-------18--||-20b22----------20b22----20b22----21b23----------21b23----21b23-----||--------------------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------------------------------|
H.=H A Tempo Q=154 3/4 4/4 > ~~~~ |-w/Rhy Fig 1 (1st bar) Q +H +Q +H.|-22b24======(22)------------||--(22)r====(22)---------------||----------------------------||o-----------------------------||----------------------------||------------------------------||----------------------------||------------------------------||----------------------------||o-----------------------------||----------------------------||------------------------------|
F#5 Gtr II |-3-| |-3-| W Q Q Q Q Q Q | | | | / / / / Gtrs I, II Gtr I PM PM PM| PM| |-3-| |-3-|
E S S +E E E. S +E S S 4x Q Q Q Q Q Q|---------------------------||-||--------------||--------------------------o||-||o-------------||---------------------------||-||--------------||-------------2--4-(4)------||-||--------------||-4---4-(4)-2-0--2-(2)-2p0-o||-||o-4-4---4-4---||-2---2-(2)-0---------------||-||--2-2---2-2---|
E5(type 2) F#5 |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q | | | | | | | | | / / / / / / / / / PM| PM----------------| PM| |-3-| |--3--| |-3-| |-3-|
Q Q Q Q Q E E 4x Q Q Q Q Q Q|----------------||-||---------------|||---------------o||-||o-------------o|||----------------||-||---------------|||-------2-4------||-||---------------|||-4-4---0-2-2p0-o||-||o-4-4---4-4---o|||-2-2------------||-||--2-2---2-2----||
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