Scorpions - Pictured Life tab

Band:  Scorpions
Album: Virgin Killer
Song:  Pictured Life

Copyright (c)  (RCA) (1977)
Version 1.0 - (26/06/06)

Transcribed By: Steve
Email:          stephen.elvidge1@ntlworld.com


.  - 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
                         p  - pre bend
*  - see comment         ^  - Hold bend    r release bend
x  - Stuccatto           ~  - vibrato bend
,  - slight palm mute    () - ghost note, sustained note
"  - tremolo note        <> - harmonic

Tuning Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb

 Intro

Guitar 1[---------------------------------------------------|[-8------6------4---------------(4)-----------------|[-7------5------3---------------(3)-----------------|[-5------3------1---------------(1)-----------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ PM PM ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[-5--3---5--3---5-----------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 3[-13fb13-13fb13-13fb----r10-12p10----10-12p10-12p10-|[---------------------------------12----------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1[---------------------------------------------------|[-8------6------4----------------(4)----------------|[-7------5------3----------------(3)----------------|[-5------3------1----------------(1)----------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ PM PM ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[-8--7---8--7---8--------------------------------\--|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 3[-13fb13-13fb13-13fb----r10-12p10----10-12p10-12p10-|[---------------------------------12----------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1[---------------------------------------------------------|[-8------6------4-------------------(4)-------------------|[-7------5------3-------------------(3)-------------------|[-5------3------1-------------------(1)-------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ PM PM ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[-55-3---55-3---5-------------------------------7---------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 3[-13fb13-13fb13-13fb----r15fb-10-12p10----10-12p10-12p10--|[--------------------------------------12-----------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1[---------------------------------------------------------|[-8------6------4--------------------(4)------------------|[-7------5------3--------------------(3)------------------|[-5------3------1--------------------(1)------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ PM PM ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[-77-5---7--5---7p5--7--8--7------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 3 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[/18-17-18-17--1817-18-20-18------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
Verse Riff A
|-------------------------------------------------||-8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--||-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--||-------------------------------------------------||-------------------------------------------------|
Verse interlude
Guitar 1 G F D# D C h h h h h h h h[-10-11p10-11p10\8--9-p8--9-p8-\6-8-p6-8p-6\5-6p5-6p5-|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ h h h h h h h h[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-12-13p12-13p12\10-12p10-12p10\8-10p8-10p8\7-8p7-8p7-|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------|
A# A D# D Guitar 1 h h h h[-3-5p3-5p3\1-3p1-3p1-----------3-5p3-2----------(2)----------------|[---------------------4-6p4-6p4-------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ h h h h[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-5-7p5-7p5\3-5p3-5p3\2-3p2-3p2-5-7p5-7----------(7)----------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 3[--------------------------------------------------------------------|[-----------------------------------------------------10-11p10-11p10-|[-----------------------------------------8p7-8p7-8p7----------------|[--------------------------------------------------------------------|[--------------------------------------------------------------------|[--------------------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 3 h h h h h h h h h h h h[---------------10-11p10-11p10-11p10-11p10-14-15p14-15p14-15p14-15p14-15--|[11p10-11p10-11-----------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 4[ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[--------------17------------------------22-------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Rpt Riff A Rpt Interlude Chorus
Guitar 1[--------------------------|[-8--8\7/8-----------------|[-7--7\6/7---8-------------|[-5--5\4/5---8-\7-\5-\3----|[----------x-6-\5-\3-\1----|[--------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ ~~~~~~~~~~~[--------------------------|[--------------------------|[--------------------------|[--------------------------|[------------6--5--3--1----|[--------------------------| Rpt 2 X
Guitar 1[---------------------------------------------------------|[-8--8\7/8--------------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|[-7--7\6/7---8----------------------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|[-5--5\4/5---8-\7-\5-\3-3---(3)---7---7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|[----------x-6-\5-\3-\1-1---(1)---5---5-------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ ~~~~~~~~~~~[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|[------------5--3--1--0-----------------------------------|[-----------------------1---------/5----------------------|[---------------------------------------------------------|
Rpt Chorus
Guitar solo ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~|---------------------------------------------------------------------||-----11-13-13fb-13-13fb-13-12-----------------pb11r-11------10-11-10-||-/12-----------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~|---------------------------------------------------------------------||----10-11-10---\-8fb-r8-8fb-r8---------------------------------------||-12----------------------------7-------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------10-8-7-pb7r--7-5-7/8\7---||---------------------------------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
Rpt Verse Rpt Chorus
Guitar solo ~~~|-13fb-13-13fb-13--13fb--r-13----13----------13-----13-13fb-13---||-----------------------------15----15-13-15----15---------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------||----------------------------------------------------------------|
~~~|-13fb-13--13fb--r-13----13----------13-------||---------------------15----15-13-15----15----||---------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------||---------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1 ~~~~~~~~~~~~[-13-13fb-13-13fb-13--15fb--r-13----13----------13------------------|[--------------------------------15----15-13-15----15---------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ ~~~~~~~~~~~~[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------7-----------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|[-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 1[-------------------------------------13-13fb-13-13fb-13--13fb---|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[----------------------------------------------------------------|[-7------8--------10--------10b--r--p8---------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|[----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-r-13----13----------13-----13-13fb-13-13fb-13--13fb--r-13-||------15----15-13-15----15---------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------||-----------------------------------------------------------|
|----13----------13-----13-13fb-13-13fb-13--15fb--r-13-||-15----15-13-15----15---------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------------|
~~~~~~~~~|----13----------13------------||-15----15-13-15----15---------||------------------------------||------------------------------||------------------------------||------------------------------|
A# D Guitar 1[------------------------------------------------------|[------------------------------------------------------|[--------------4---5-------7-------------4-------------|[-5----------------------------------------------------|[------------------------------------------------------|
[Guitar 2[ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~[------------------------------------------------------|[--------------7---8b------10------------8-------------|[-11---------------------------------------------------|[------------------------------------------------------|[------------------------------------------------------|[------------------------------------------------------|
Rpt Intro as fade out END
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