Nile - I Whisper In The Ear Of The Dead tab

Band:  Nile
Album: In Their Darkened Shrines
Song:  I Whisper In The Ear Of The Dead

Copyright (c)  (Relapse) (2002)
Version 2.0 - (10/01/04)




.  - palm mute           /  - slide up to
\  - slide down to       ~  - vibrato
h  - hammer on           b  - Bend
p  - pull off            Suffixes for bend
t  - tap                 f  - full bend    h - half bend
ph - pinched harmonic    q  - quarter bend t - tap bend
*  - see comment         ^  - Hold bend    r release bend
x  - Stuccatto           ~  - vibrato bend
,  - slight palm mute    () - ghost note, sustained note
"  - tremolo note        <> - Trill

Tunning: A E A D F# B


Riff A:

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|------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||------------------|------------------||-9999999999999999-|-6666777766666666-| ................ ................
Rhy. Fill 1:
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Outro: Most of this is quite hard to hear due to the feedback and I think its played on a keyboard as well. I think it's best played with a clean guitar tone. The feedback pitches are, for the most part A with occasional rises to A# and, towards the end, C.
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Song Structure: Riff A x4 Rhy. Fill 1 Break Riff A x4 Rhy. Fill 1 Outro I think the song structure is correct, but haven't got the CD at hand to check the number of times Riff A is played. Pretty sure it's 4 for both times though. Any comments, corrections or suggestions are welcome. END
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