Metallica – So What tab ver. 2

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                                 SO WHAT (Live)
                            As recorded by Metallica

Music by Anti-nowhere league
Transcribed by Stephen Dale

          G5                   A5                   D5                   F5
      3 5 x x x x          5 7 x x x x          x 5 7 x x x          1 3 3 x x x

          Bb
      6 8 8 7 6 6

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Hetfield'
Gtr II (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Hammet Rythm'
Gtr III (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Hammet Solo'

 Intro
  Q=196
          G5A5              G5A5             G5A5
 4/4
  Gtr I
                          PM               PM
  H.      E E    Q  E E E E E E   Q  E E E E E E
|-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||---------5s7-||-7--7-7-7---5s7-|-7--7-7-7---5s7-||---------3s5-||-5--5-5-5-0-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-0-3s5-|
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| Gtr II| W W W|-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------||-------------||----------------|----------------|
G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 PM PM PM E E E E E E E E Q E E E E E E|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-7---5s7-7---5s7-|-7---7-7-7---5s7---||-5-0-3s5-5-0-3s5-|-5---5-5-5-0-3s5---|
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| W W|-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-------------------||-----------------|-x\----------------||-----------------|-x\----------------|
G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 Gtrs I, II PM PM Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E Q E E Q E E Q E E E E E E|----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||-7--7-7-7---5s7-|-7--7-7-7---5s7-|-7--5s7-7--5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-||-5--5-5-5-0-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-0-3s5-|-5--3s5-5--3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|
Verse 1 D5 G5 E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-----|||o-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------3---|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q E E E E Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E E E E|---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|-----------------o|||---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--5--7--5--|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-o|||-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--3--5--3--|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||
Chorus 1. F5 Bb A5 G5A5 Gtr I Q Q H W Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|------------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||--------3----|-3----------|----------------|------------------||||o----3-------|-1----------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
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| Gtr II| W Q Q H Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|-6----------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|----6-------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|-------7----|----------------|------------------||||--3----------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o-3----------|------------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
2. G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 Gtrs I, II Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E Q E E Q E E Q E E E E E E|----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------||-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--5s7-7--5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-||-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--3s5-5--3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|
Verse 2 D5 G5 E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-----|||o-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------3---|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q E E E E Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E E E E|---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|-----------------o|||---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|------------------|||-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--5--7--5--|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-o|||-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--3--5--3--|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||
Chorus 1. F5 Bb A5 G5A5 Gtr I Q Q H W Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|------------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||--------3----|-3----------|----------------|------------------||||o----3-------|-1----------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
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| Gtr II| W Q Q H Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|-6----------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|----6-------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|-------7----|----------------|------------------||||--3----------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o-3----------|------------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
2. G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 Gtrs I, II Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E Q E E Q E E Q E E E E E E|----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|||----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|||-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--5s7-7--5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-|||-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--3s5-5--3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-||
Guitar Solo D5 Gtr I E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|----------------------------------||--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7-|--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7-||--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----5-|--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----5-||----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
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| Gtr III| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|----------10----------10----------|----------10----------10----------||-------10----------10----------10-|-------10----------10----------10-||-12b14-------12b14-------12b14----|-12b14-------12b14-------12b14----||----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
G5 E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q|----------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------||--7-----7--7--7-----7--7--7-----7-|--7-----7--7-----7--7-----7----------||--5-----5--5--5-----5--5--5-----5-|--5-----5--5-----5--5-----5--5-------||----------------------------------|-----------------------------3-------|
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| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|----------10----------10----------|-------------------------------------||-------10----------10----------10-|-------10-------10-------10-------10-||-12b14-------12b14-------12b14----|-12b14----12b14----12b14----12b14----||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------||----------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G5 G5 A5 G5 a Q E E E E Q a Q E E E E Q|------------------------|---------------------------||------------------------|---------------------------||------------------------|---------------------------||------------------------|---------------------------||-(5)s7----7-7-7-7-5-----|-(5)s=7----7---7-7-7-5-----||-(3)s5----5-5-5-5-3-----|-(3)s=5----5---5-5-5-3-----|
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| Q. E E E E E +E E S S E E E E E|------------------------|---------5-----------------||-----7b8----------------|-----------8p5-------------||-----7b9----7-5---5-7b9-|-----(7)-------7-5---5-7b9r||----------------7-------|-------------------7-------||------------------------|---------------------------||------------------------|---------------------------|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E E|-----------------------|--------------------||-----------------------|--------------------||-----------------------|--------------------||-----------------------|--------------------||--7------5-----7---5---|-7---7-7--7--7-7-7--||--5------3-----5---3---|-5---5-5--5--5-5-5--|
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| ~~~| +S S E S S E E E E E E E E E +H|-----------------------|--------------------||---------------5---5---|--------------------||-(7)p5---7p5---5---5---|--------------------||-------7-----7---7---7-|-5---5-7-(7)--------||-----------------------|---7----------------||-----------------------|--------------------|
D5 E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|--------------------------|------------------------||--------------------------|------------------------||--------------------------|------------------------||---7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|--7-7--7--7--7--7--7--7-||---5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5-|--5-5--5--5--5--5--5--5-||--------------------------|------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E Q E E E E E E|-/10-10-10-10-10-10-10-17-|-17---10-10-10-10-10-17-||-/10-10-10-10-10-10-10-17-|-17---10-10-10-10-10-17-||--------------------------|------10-10-10-10-10----||--------------------------|------------------------||--------------------------|------------------------||--------------------------|------------------------|
G5 E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q|-------------------------|------------------------||-------------------------|------------------------||-------------------------|------------------------||--7-7--7--7--7--7--7---7-|--7--7--7--7--7--7------||--5-5--5--5--5--5--5---5-|--5--5--5--5--5--5--5---||-------------------------|--------------------3---|
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| Q E E E E E E E E E E E E Q|-17---10-10-10-10-10-/17-|-17-17-17-17-17-17-17\--||-17---10-10-10-10-10-/17-|-17-17-17-17-17-17-17\--||------10-10-10-10-10-----|------------------------||-------------------------|------------------------||-------------------------|------------------------||-------------------------|------------------------|
G5 G5 A5 G5 a Q E E E E Q a Q E E E E Q|------------------------|-------------------------||------------------------|-------------------------||------------------------|-------------------------||------------------------|-------------------------||-(5)s7----7-7-7-7-5-----|-(5)s=7----7---7-7-7-5---||-(3)s5----5-5-5-5-3-----|-(3)s=5----5---5-5-5-3---|
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| Q. E E E E E +E E S S E E E E E|------------------------|---------5---------------||-----7b8----------------|-----------8p5---------5-||-----7b9----7-5---5-7b9-|-----(7)-------7-5---5---||----------------7-------|-------------------7-----||------------------------|-------------------------||------------------------|-------------------------|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E E|---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------||---------------------|--------------------||-7-----5-----7---5---|-7---7-7--7--7-7-7--||-5-----3-----5---3---|-5---5-5--5--5-5-5--|
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| ~~~| S S E S S E E E E E E E E E +H|---------------------|--------------------||-------------5---5---|--------------------||-7p5---7p5---5---5---|--------------------||-----7-----7---7---7-|-5---5-7-(7)--------||---------------------|---7----------------||---------------------|--------------------|
F5 Bb Q Q H W|---------------------|----------------------||---------------------|----------------------||---------------------|----------------------||-------------3-------|-3--------------------||---------3-----------|-1--------------------||-1-------------------|----------------------|
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| ~| E +E E Q E E E E +E E Q E E S S|---------------------|----------------5-8p5-||---------------------|-----------8--8-------||-7b9r(7)-5-------5-7-|-7b9r(7)-5------------||-----------7---7-----|----------------------||---------------------|----------------------||---------------------|----------------------|
A5 G5 A5 Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E|--------------------------|-----------------------------||--------------------------|-----------------------------||--------------------------|-----------------------------||--------------------------|-----------------------------||-7-----7-7-7----7-5s==7---|-7-----7---7---7----7---7--7-||-5-----5-5-5----5-3s==5---|-5-----5---5---5----5---5--5-|
| | |--3--| |--3--|
| S S E E E Q E E E Q E E E Q E E|-8p5---5----------5-----5-|-------5-----5---------------||-----8---5-8b10-----8-----|-8b10----8-----8b10----------||--------------------------|--------------------------17-||--------------------------|----------------------/19----||--------------------------|-----------------------------||--------------------------|-----------------------------|
F5 Bb Q Q H W|-----------------------------|-------------------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------------------||------------------3----------|--3----------------------------||-------------3---------------|--1----------------------------||--1--------------------------|-------------------------------|
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| ~~| E +E E Q E E E E +E E Q E E S S|-----------------------------|----------------------17-20p17-||-----------------------------|---------------20--20----------||-19b21r(19)-17---------17-19-|-19b21r(19)-17-----------------||---------------19---19-------|-------------------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||--7--------7--7--7----7--5s===7----|--7------7----7-----7----7--5s====7-||--5--------5--5--5----5--3s===5----|--5------5----5-----5----5--3s====5-|
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| S S E E E Q E E E Q E E E Q E E|-20p17----17------------17------17-|--------17------17---------------17-||-------20----17-20b22------20------|-20b22-----20------20b22---20b22----||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
G5 A5 G5 A5 Q E E Q E E Q E E E E E E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||--7--------5s=7-----7-----5s====7-|--7--------7--7-------7------7-7-7-|||--5--------3s=5-----5-----3s====5-|--5--------5--5-------5------5-5-5-||
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| E E E E E E E E E E E E +H|-20b22-17-17-20b22-17-17-20b21-17-|-20b22-17-17-20b22==(20)pb24-------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|||----------------------------------|-----------------------------------||
Verse 3 D5 G5 Gtrs I, II E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E Q||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|||--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-----|||o-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------3---|
A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 G5 A5 Q E E E E Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E E|---------------|---------------|-------------|-----------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|----------------o|||---------------|---------------|-------------|-----------------|||---------------|---------------|-------------|-----------------|||-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--7-7-7-7-5--|-7--5--7--5--|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-o|||-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--5-5-5-5-3--|-5--3--5--3--|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5--||
Chorus/Outro 1. F5 Bb A5 G5A5 Gtr I Q Q H W Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|------------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|------------|----------------|------------------||||--------3----|-3----------|----------------|------------------||||o----3-------|-1----------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
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| Gtr II| W Q Q H Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E||-------------|-6----------|----------------|------------------||||o------------|----6-------|----------------|-----------------o||||-------------|-------7----|----------------|------------------||||--3----------|------------|----------------|------------------||||o-3----------|------------|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7--o||||--1----------|------------|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5---||
2. G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 G5A5 Gtrs I, II TP Q E E E E E E Q E E E E E E Q E E Q E E Q E E H|----------------|----------------|---------------|-------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|-------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|-------------||----------------|----------------|---------------|--------2----||-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--7-7-7-7-5s7-|-7--5s7-7--5s7-|-7--5s7-0----||-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--5-5-5-5-3s5-|-5--3s5-5--3s5-|-5--3s5------|
H.=H Q=120 TP TP TP TP +W +W +W +W|------------:------------:------------:---------*||------------:------------:------------:---------*||------------:------------:------------:---------*||-(2)--------:-(2)--------:-(2)--------:-(2)-----*||-(0)--------:-(0)--------:-(0)--------:-(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 *************************************************************************************** * Generated using Power Tab Editor by Brad Larsen - http://powertab.guitarnetwork.org * ***************************************************************************************
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