Skid Row – 18 Life tab ver. 2

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                                   18 AND LIFE
                             As recorded by Skid Row
                         (From the 1989 Album SKID ROW)

Words and Music by Rachel Bolan and Dave Sabo

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Gtr. 1 clean'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Gtr. 2 dist. right'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Gtr. 3 dist. left'
Gtr IV (E A D G B E) - 'Gtr. 4 solo'

 Intro
  Moderate Rock Q=91
  C#m     B             C#m       B
 4/4
  Gtr I
  E E E E E  E  E S S   E  E  E E E  E  E E
|---------------------|---------------------||---5-----4-(4)-------|----5------4-(4)-----||-----6------4--------|-------6------4------||---------------4-----|-----------------4---||-4-----4---------4h6-|-4-(4)---4---------2-||---------------------|---------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|---------------------|-------0--------0--||----5------4-(4)-----|-------0--------0--||-------6------4------|-------4--------4--||-----------------4---|----2--------4-----||-4-(4)---4---------4-|-0-(0)----2-(2)----||---------------------|-------------------|
C#m B C#m B E E E E E E E S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------|------------------------------------||----5------4-(4)-------|------------5---------4-(4)---------||-------6------4--------|-----------------6-------4----------||-----------------4-----|------------------------------4-----||-4-(4)---4---------4h6-|--------4--(4)------4-------------2-||-----------------------|------------------------------------|
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| Gtr II| \1____/| W a +Q +H +E E|-----------------------|-16---(16)-----(16)---------(16)s17p||-----------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------|------------------------------------||-----------------------|------------------------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|----------------------|-------0--------0---|||-----5------4-(4)-----|-------0--------0---|||--------6------4------|-------4--------4---|||------------------4---|----2--------4------|||--4-(4)---4---------4-|-0-(0)----2-(2)-----|||----------------------|--------------------||
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| >| ~~| W W|-14-------------------|--------------------|||----------------------|--------------------|||----------------------|--------------------|||----------------------|--------------------|||----------------------|--------------------|||----------------------|--------------------||
Verse C#m B C#m B E E E E E E E S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------|---------------------||----5------4-(4)-------|----5------4-(4)-----||-------6------4--------|-------6------4------||-----------------4-----|-----------------4---||-4-(4)---4---------4h6-|-4-(4)---4---------2-||-----------------------|---------------------|
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| G| W W|-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------|
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| G| W W|-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------||-----------------------|---------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|-----------------------|-------0---------0--------------------||----5------4-(4)-------|-------0---------0--------------------||-------6------4--------|-------4---------4--------------------||------------------4----|----2--------4------------------------||-4-(4)---4-----------4-|-0-(0)----2-(2)-----------------------||-----------------------|--------------------------------------|
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|tr II| ~~~~~~| H E E Q H Q Q|-----------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||-----------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||-----------------------|-0--------2---------------------------||--------------0--16\---|-----------------4--------------------|
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|tr III| H E E Q H Q S +S +S +S|-----------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------|--------------------------------------||-----------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||-----------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||-----------------------|-0--------2-----[2]b4r(2)b4r(2)b4r(2)-||--------------0--16\---|--------------------------------------|
C#m B C#m B E E E E E E E S S E E E E E E E E|-------------------------|----------------------------||------5------4-(4)-------|------5-------4--(4)--------||---------6------4--------|---------6--------4---------||-------------------4-----|----------------------4-----||---4-(4)---4---------4h6-|--4--(4)---4--------------2-||-------------------------|----------------------------|
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| <| a W H +Q +E E|-------------------------|----------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------12S||-------------------------|-------------------------11S||-------------------------|----------------------------||-2h4---------------------|-[4]---------(4)-----(4)----||-------------------------|----------------------------|
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| a W +W|-------------------------|----------------------------||-------------------------|----------------------------||-------------------------|----------------------------||-------------------------|----------------------------||-2h4---------------------|-(4)------------------------||-------------------------|----------------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|--------------------------|-------0---------0---------------------|||------5-------4--(4)------|-------0---------0---------------------|||---------6--------4-------|-------4---------4---------------------|||---------------------4----|----2--------4-------------------------|||--4--(4)---4------------4-|-0-(0)----2-(2)------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------------------||
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| ~~~ ~~~~~~| W H Q Q|--------------------------|---------------------------------------|||--9-----------------------|---------------------------------------|||--9-----------------------|-2--------4----------------------------|||--------------------------|-2--------4----------------------------|||--------------------------|-0--------2----------------------------|||--------------------------|-----------------4---------------------||
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| +H +E E Q H Q S +S +S +S|--------------------------|---------------------------------------|||--------------------------|---------------------------------------|||--------------------------|-2--------4----------------------------|||--------------------------|-2--------4----------------------------|||-(4)---------(4)----------|-0--------2-----[2]b4r(2)b4r(2)b4r(2)--|||------------------xS16\---|---------------------------------------||
Pre-Chorus $ A5 A5/G#F#5 G#5 A5 B5 Gtr II PM----| PM----| PM------| PM| E E E E E E Q E E E E E E S E. E E E E E E E S S H H
|----------------|------------------|-----------------------------|-----------|||----------------|------------------|-----------------------------|-----------|||-------------2--|------------------|-----------------------------|-2----4----|||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|------------------|-----------------------------|-2----4----|||-0-0-0-0-0-0-x--|-4-4-4-4-4-4---4--|--6----------6-6-6-6-6-6-----|-0----2----|||-------------4--|-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-2--|--4----------4-4-4-4-4-4-2-4-|-----------||
| | Gtr III | PM----| PM----| PM------| PM|
| E E E E E E Q E E E E E E S E. S +S E E E E E E S S H H|----------------|------------------|-----------------------------|-----------|||----------------|------------------|-----------------------------|-----------|||-------------2--|------------------|-----------------------------|-2----4----|||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--|------------------|-----------------------------|-2----4----|||-0-0-0-0-0-0-x--|-4-4-4-4-4-4---4--|-[2]b4r(2)b4r6-6-6-6-6-6-----|-0----2----|||-------------4--|-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-2--|-------------4-4-4-4-4-4-2-4-|-----------||
Chorus 1.,2.,3. 4. $$ To Coda To Coda C#5 A5 E5 B5 E5 B5 Gtrs I, II, III E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E H Q Q
||-----------------------|-------0--------------||------------|||o----------------------|----0----0-----------o||------------|||--------6----------2---|-----------------4----||------4--4--|||-----6----6\----2----2-|--------------4-------||-2----4--4--|||o-4-(4)------0-(0)-----|-----------2-(2)---3-o||-2----2--2--|||-----------------------|-0-(0)----------------||-0----------|
C#m B C#m B Gtr I E E E E E E E S S E E E E E E E E|----------------------|-----------------------||---5------4-(4)-------|----5-------4--(4)-----||-----6-------4--------|-------6--------4------||----------------4-----|-------------------4---||-4------4---------4h6-|-4-(4)---4-----------2-||----------------------|-----------------------|
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| Gtr II| PM| PM| PM| ~| E E Q E E E S S E E E E +E E Q|----------------------|-----------------------||-----5\---------4-----|-------5---------------||-----4\---------4-----|-------4---------------||----------------------|-----------------------||-4-4------4--4----4h6-|-4--4----4-(4)--0--2---||----------------------|-----------------------|
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| Gtr III| W W|----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------||----------------------|-----------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|------------------------|---------0--------------0----||----5-------4-(4)-------|---------0--------------0----||-------6-------4--------|---------4--------------4----||-------------------4----|-----2-------------4---------||-4-(4)----4-----------4-|-0--(0)---------2-(2)--------||------------------------|-----------------------------|
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| PM| PM|| E E Q E E Q E E E E a E E E E|------------------------|-----------------------------||-------5\----------4\---|-----------------------------||-------4\----------4\---|---/13--11s9-9h11--9---------||------------------------|------------------------9h11-||-4--4-------4--4--------|-----------------------------||------------------------|-----------------------------|
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| H E E Q E E E E E E a E E|------------------------|-----------------------------||------------------------|----/5---4-------------------||------------------------|-----------4----6--4---------||------------------------|----------------------6s7--6-||------------------------|-----------------------------||---------------0--16\---|-----------------------------|
Verse C#m B C#m B E E E E E E E S S E E E E E E E E|------------------------------|-----------------------||-------5---------4--(4)-------|----5-------4--(4)-----||-----------6---------4--------|-------6--------4------||------------------------4-----|-------------------4---||---4--(4)-----4-----------4h6-|-4-(4)---4-----------2-||------------------------------|-----------------------|
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| ~~~~| +Q Q Q E S S Q E E +E E Q|------------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------4-----|-------6---------------||-(11)-----11\-----------4-----|-------6-----------4---||----------11\-------------4h6-|-4-------4-(4)--0--2---||------------------------------|-----------------------|
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| >| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~| +H +H W|------------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------------|-----------------------||--(6)-----------(6)-----------|-----------------------||------------------------------|-----------------------||------------------------------|-----------------------|
C#m B Asus2 Bsus4 E E E E E E E E E E Q E E Q|------------------------|-------0---------0--------------------||----5-------4-(4)-------|-------0---------0--------------------||-------6-------4--------|-------4---------4--------------------||-------------------4----|----2--------4------------------------||-4-(4)----4-----------4-|-0-(0)----2-(2)-----------------------||------------------------|--------------------------------------|
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| ~~~~~~| Q Q E E Q H Q Q|------------------------|--------------------------------------||------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------6\------4---4\---|-2--------4---------------------------||-------6\------4---4\---|-2--------4---------------------------||-4-------------2---2\---|-0--------2---------------------------||------------------------|-----------------4--------------------|
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| H E E Q H Q S +S +S +S|------------------------|--------------------------------------||------------------------|--------------------------------------||------------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||------------------------|-2--------4---------------------------||------------------------|-0--------2-----[2]b4r(2)b4r(2)b4r(2)-||---------------0--16\---|--------------------------------------|
N.C. Gtr II PM| PM| PM| PM| ~~~ E E Q E E Q E E E E E S S Q|-----------------|----------------------------------||-----5\------4\--|-----5---4------------------------||-----4\------4\--|-----4---4------------------------||-----------------|----------------------------------||-4-4-----4-4-----|-4-4---4---0-0--2-----------------||-----------------|----------------------------------|
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| Gtr III| \1/ \1/ \1/| PM| PM| PM| PM|| E E Q E E Q E E E E E S S S +S +S +S|-----------------|----------------------------------||-----5\------4\--|-----5---4-----[7]-(7)--(7)--(7)--||-----4\------4\--|-----4---4------------------------||-----------------|----------------------------------||-4-4-----4-4-----|-4-4---4---0-0--------------------||-----------------|----------------------------------|
D.S. al Coda A5 B5 PM| PM ~~~~~~ E E Q E S S Q H Q Q|-------------------|--------------------------------|||-----5\--------4\--|--------------------------------|||-----4\--------4\--|-2----4-------------------------|||-----------4-4-----|-2----4-------------------------|||-4-4-----4---------|-0----2-------------------------|||-------------------|----------4---------------------||
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| PM| PM| E E Q E S S Q H Q S +S +S +S|-------------------|--------------------------------|||-----5\--------4\--|--------------------------------|||-----4\--------4\--|-2----4-------------------------|||-----------4-4-----|-2----4-------------------------|||-4-4-----4---------|-0----2--[2]b4r(2)b4r(2)b4r(2)--|||-------------------|--------------------------------||
& E5 B5 C#5 N.C. Gtrs I, II Gtr II PM| PM| PM| ~~~~ H Q Q E S S E S S E S S Q S E. +Q E +Q.|------------|----------------------|---------------19b21-(19)---|||------------|----------------------|-----17--(17)---------------|||------4--4--|-6-----6-----6-----6--|-/18------------------------|||-2----4--4--|-6-----6-----6-----6--|----------------------------|||-2----2--2--|---4-4---4-4---4-4----|----------------------------|||-0----------|----------------------|----------------------------||
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| Gtr III| PM| PM| PM| ~~~~| H Q Q E S S E S S E S S Q S E. +Q E +Q.|------------|----------------------|----------------------------|||------------|----------------------|-----17--(17)--19b21-(19)---|||------4--4--|-6-----6-----6-----6--|-/18------------------------|||-2----4--4--|-6-----6-----6-----6--|----------------------------|||-2----2--2--|---4-4---4-4---4-4----|----------------------------|||-0----------|----------------------|----------------------------||
Bridge E5 B5 Gtr II PM| PM| PM| PM| PM| PM| PM| PM| E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S E S S|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-4-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-x-||-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-|-4-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-x-||-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-|-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-||-0-x-x-0-x-x-0-x-x-0-x-x-|-------------------------|
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| Gtrs I, III| ~| H E E E S S H E E E E|-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||-------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------2h4-|-2-----------2-4---2-----||-0-----------0-2---4-----|---------------------4---|
A5 B5 PM| PM| PM| ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ E S S E S S E S S E S S H +Q +E S S|---------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------------|-----------------[4]h[5]-||-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-------|-------------------------||-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-x-2-------|-------------------------||-0-x-x-0-x-x-0-x-x-0-0s7---|-------------------------||---------------------------|-/7----(7)--(7)\---------|
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| H E E E S S W|---------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------||---------------------------|-------------------------||-0-----------0-----0---2h4-|--2----------------------||---------------4-----------|-------------------------|
Guitar Solo C#5 A5 E5 B5 ~~~ ~~ Q. S S Q. S S Q. a +S S Q. S S|--------------------|---------------------------||-------4h5------4h5-|-[5]b7====5r(5)p4------4h5-||-[6]-------6--------|------------------4--------||--------------------|---------------------------||--------------------|---------------------------||--------------------|---------------------------|
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| Gtr III| H H H H|--------------------|---------------------------||--------------------|---------------------------||--6--------2--------|------------------4--------||--6--------2--------|--2---------------4--------||--4--------0--------|--2---------------2--------||--------------------|--0------------------------|
C#5 A5 ~~ E. S S S S S S +E. S +S S S|----------------------------------------||---------9h12p9-12b14==(12)-12r(12)-9---||-6--6/-x------------------------------9-||----------------------------------------||----------------------------------------||----------------------------------------|
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| H H|----------------------------------------||----------------------------------------||-6---------------2----------------------||-6---------------2----------------------||-4---------------0----------------------||----------------------------------------|
E5 B5 E S S +E. T T S +S +E +E E|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||-11b13==11-11r(11)-9s8-8b9==(8)r(8)-(8)-[9]b11==||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
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| H H|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------||-----------------------4------------------------||--2--------------------4------------------------||--2--------------------2------------------------||--0---------------------------------------------|
C#5 A5 E5 B5 ~ |-----6------|
+E S S S S S S Q. S S S S S S S S S S Q S S S S S S|-----------------------------9-|-9------------------------------------||------------9h10-12p10---------|---12p10p9-----------------------9-12-||-(9)r8-9-11--------------------|-----------11p9p8h9-8-------9-11------||--------------------------11---|-----------------------9h11-----------||-------------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
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| H H H H|-------------------------------|--------------------------------------||-------------------------------|--------------------------------------||--6------------------2---------|--------------------4-----------------||--6------------------2---------|-2------------------4-----------------||--4------------------0---------|-2------------------2-----------------||-------------------------------|-0------------------------------------|
C#5 A5 ~~ Q S +S +S S Q E T T T T|-----------------------------19p17p16h17p16-||-14--16b19==(16)r(16)-16-17-----------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------|
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| H H|--------------------------------------------||--------------------------------------------||--6-----------------------2-----------------||--6-----------------------2-----------------||--4-----------------------0-----------------||--------------------------------------------|
D.S.S. al Dbl. Coda E5 B5 > T T T T T T T T T T T T E +Q +Q|----16-------------------------------19b21-(19)--(19)---|||-19----19p17p16----17p16----16--------------------------|||----------------18-------18----18p16--------------------|||--------------------------------------------------------|||--------------------------------------------------------|||--------------------------------------------------------||
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| E E E E Q Q|--------------------------------------------------------|||--------------------------------------------------------|||---------------------------------------------4-----4----|||--2-----------2-----------2-----------2------4-----4----|||--2-----------2-----------2-----------2------2-----2----|||--0-----------0-----------0-----------0-----------------||
Outro && E5 B5 C#9 Asus2 Gtr I Gtr II ~~~ H S S S S S S S S S E. E E +Q S S E
|----------------------||--------------------------||------4h5-5---4---4---||-4s5----4-----------------||------4-----4---4---4-||----------4-(4)-----4s6---||-2----4h6-------------||------------------------6-||-2--------------------||--------------------------||-0--------------------||--------------------------|
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| Gtrs II, III Gtrs I, III| H Q Q E E E E E E E E|----------------------||------0----------0--------||----------------------||--------4-----------4-----||------4-------4-------||----------4-------------4-||-2----4-------4-------||--------------------------||-2----2-------2-------||-4-----------0--(0)-------||-0--------------------||--------------------------|
Emaj7 Badd4 ~~~~~ +Q S S E +Q. S S|-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-----------------------------||-(6)-----6s7-----------------||-------------9-(9)-------7s6-||-----------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E|------0------------------0---||---------4-------------4-----||-------------4------4--------||-----------------------------||----------------2--(2)-------||--0--(0)---------------------|
C#9 Asus2 Emaj7 Badd4 ~~~~~~~~ S E. E E +Q S S E +Q S S S S E S S S S S S|----------------------------|-----------------------------------9-11-||-4s5------4-----------------|--------------------------------12------||------------4-(4)-----4s6---|------------------------9-11b13---------||--------------------------6-|-(6)-----6s7-------/11------------------||----------------------------|-------------7s9------------------------||----------------------------|----------------------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------0-----------0--------|------0----------------------------0----||----------4-----------4-----|---------4-----------------4------------||------------4-------------4-|-------------4-------4------------------||----------------------------|----------------------------------------||-4----(4)------0--(0)-------|-----------------2--(2)-----------------||----------------------------|--0--(0)--------------------------------|
C#9 Asus2 Emaj7 Badd4 ~~ ~~ ~~~~~~~~~ Q E E +Q S S E +Q S S E +E S S S S S S|-12-----11----------------------|-------------------------------14p12p11----||-----------12-(12)-----12h14----|------------------------14p=12----------12-||-----------------------------13-|-(13)-----13h14-11-(11)--------------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-----0--------------0-----------|-------0------------------------------0----||---------4--------------4-------|-----------4--------------------4----------||------------4-----------------4-|-----------------4-------4-----------------||--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------||--4-(4)---------0--(0)----------|---------------------2--(2)----------------||--------------------------------|---0--(0)----------------------------------|
H C#9 Asus2 S E. E E +Q E E|-11h12------[11]--------------12-12-||-----------------12-(12)\-----12-12-||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------||------------------------------------|
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| E E E E E E E E|---------0-----------------0--------||--------------4----------------4----||------------------4---------------4-||------------------------------------||--4-----(4)-----------0---(0)-------||------------------------------------|
.=H Emaj7 Badd4 C#m ~~ ~~ Q S +E. Q S S S S W|-12\-----------------------------------|-------*||-12\---------------10---------12-------|-------*||------11b13-(11)---11-----/13----13s11p|==9----*||---------------------------------------|-------*||---------------------------------------|-------*||---------------------------------------|-------*|
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| Q E E E E E E W|-------0--------------------------0----|-^4----*||-----------------4----------4----------|-^5----*||-----------------------4---------------|-^6----*||---------------------------------------|-^6----*||--------------------2-(2)--------------|-^4----*||--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
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