Slayer - Piece By Piece tab

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PIECE BY PIECE
As recorded by Slayer
(From the 1986 Album REIGN IN BLOOD)

Transcribed by Fenian
	

Words and Music by Kerry King

F#5
2 4 x x x x
	
G5
3 5 x x x x

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Untitled'
Gtr II (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Untitled'
Gtr III (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb) - 'Untitled'

 Intro
  Q.=142
 12/8                                               6/8
  Gtrs I, II
                             PM      PM--------|         PM
  H.      Q.    Q.       E E E E E E E E E E E E  5x E E E E E E
|--------------------||---------------------------||-------------|||--------------------||o-------------------------o||-------------|||--------------------||---------------------------||-------------|||--------------------||---------------------------||-------------|||--------------------||o-5-4---8-7-3-------------o||-5-4---8-7-3-|||--------------12\---||--3-2-0-6-5-1-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-3-2-0-6-5-1-||
12/8 PM----------------------------------------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||--------------------------|--------------------------|||o-------------------------|--------------------------|||--------------------------|--------------------------|||--------------------------|--------------------------|||o-------------------------|--------------------------|||--2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-|-2-1-0-5-4-3-4-3-2-3-2-1--|
1. 2. PM----------------------------------------------|
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 E Q E Q E Q E|-------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------|||-------------------------|-------------------------o||----------------------|||-------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------|||-------------------------|--------------------------||----------------------|||-------------------------|-------------------------o||-7----6----5----4-----|||-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-|-5-4-3-4-3-2-3-2-1-2-1-0--||-5----4----3----2-----||
Chorus Q=220 4/4 PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4---||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2---|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
5/4 PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E Q Q|-----------------------------|-------------------|||-----------------------------|-------------------|||-----------------------------|-------------------|||-----------------------------|-------------------|||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-----|||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-----||
F#5 4/4 Gtr II Q Q H W | /
Gtr I PM------------| PM------| PM| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E S S E E E Q|---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|---------------4-3--||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5-----5---2-1--||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-0-3-0------|
F#5 G5 Q Q H E E E E H | | | / / /
PM------------| PM------| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E E E H|---------------------------|----------------|||---------------------------|----------------|||---------------------------|----------------|||---------------------------|----------------|||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5---5------|||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-3------||
Verse 1 & 2 $ Gtrs I, II PM------------| PM------| PM| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E S S E E E Q|---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|---------------4-3--||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5-----5---2-1--||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-0-3-0------|
PM------------| PM------| PM| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E S S E E E Q|---------------------------|---------------------||---------------------------|---------------------||---------------------------|---------------------||---------------------------|---------------4-3---||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5-----5---2-1---||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-------|
PM------------| PM------| PM| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E S S E E E Q|---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|--------------------||---------------------------|---------------4-3--||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5-----5---2-1--||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-0-3-0------|
PM------------| PM------| PM| PM E S S S S S S S S E E S S S S E S S E E E Q|---------------------------|---------------------|||---------------------------|---------------------|||---------------------------|---------------------|||---------------------------|---------------4-3---|||-4-----------------4-5-----|-----5-----5---2-1---|||-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-0-|-0-0-3-0-0-3-0-------||
Pre-Chorus 2/4 PM----------------------------------------|
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E S S S S S S|-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
4/4 PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E Q|-----------------------------|----------------||-----------------------------|----------------||-----------------------------|----------------||-----------------------------|---4-3---6-5-4--||-----------------------------|---2-1---4-3-2--||-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-4-----0--------|
To Coda 2/4 PM----------------------------------------|
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E S S S S S S|-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-----------------------------|---------------||-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
4/4 2/4 5/8 PM------------------------|
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S Q Q Q. Q|-----------------------------|-------|---------|||-----------------------------|-------|---------|||-----------------------------|-------|---------|||-----------------------------|-4-----|-5----4--|||-----------------------------|-2-----|-3----2--|||-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-------|---------||
Chorus 4/4 PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|-------------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4---||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2---|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
D.S. al Coda PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------|||-----------------------------|-----------------|||-----------------------------|-----------------|||-----------------------------|-----------------|||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-|||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-||
& 4/4 PM------------------------|
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S|-----------------------------|||-----------------------------|||-----------------------------|||-----------------------------|||-----------------------------|||-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-||
Q.=162 12/8 PM----------------------------------------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E||--------------------------|--------------------------|||o-------------------------|--------------------------|||--------------------------|--------------------------|||--------------------------|--------------------------|||o-------------------------|--------------------------|||--2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-|-2-1-0-5-4-3-4-3-2-3-2-1--|
PM----------------------------------------------|
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E|-------------------------|--------------------------|||-------------------------|-------------------------o|||-------------------------|--------------------------|||-------------------------|--------------------------|||-------------------------|-------------------------o|||-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-2-1-0-|-5-4-3-4-3-2-3-2-1-2-1-0--||
Q=220 4/4 Gtr I W W|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|-5-------------------------------||-4-------------------------------|-3-------------------------------||-2-------------------------------|---------------------------------|
| | Gtr II | PM--------------------------------------------------------------|
| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-|
W H H|---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||-4-------------------------------|----------------------------------||-2-------------------------------|-3---------------6----------------||---------------------------------|-1---------------4----------------|
| | PM--------------------------------------------------------------|
| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|
PM--------------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--|
| | PM--------------------------------------------------------------|
| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------||-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--|
PM------------------------------------------------------------------|
S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S E. S +E E E. S +E E|---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-1------1-(1)---1---4------4-(4)---4----|
| | PM--------------------------------------------------------------------|
| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S|---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||---------------------------------|----------------------------------------||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-1--1-1-1--1--1-1-1-4--4-4-4--4--4-4-4--|
Q. E +H W W H H|------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|-5--------|-4--------|-----------|||-4------------4---(4)---------------|-3--------|-2--------|-3----6----|||-2------------2---(2)---------------|----------|----------|-1----4----||
| | PM-------------------------------|
| S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S W W H H|------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|----------|----------|-----------|||------------------------------------|-5--------|-4--------|-----------|||------------------------------------|-3--------|-2--------|-3----6----|||-2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|----------|----------|-1----4----||
Gtrs I, II PM----------------------------| PM E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E 4x||------------------------------|------------------||||o-----------------------------|-----------------o||||------------------------------|------------------||||------------------------------|------------------||||o-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-o||||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2--||
Out-Chorus PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM----------------------------| PM
E S S S S S S E S S S S S S E E E E E E E E|-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|-----------------||-----------------------------|---5-4---8-7-3-4-||-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|
PM PM E E E E E E E E Q Q H|-----------------|------------*||-----------------|------------*||-----------------|------------*||-----------------|------------*||---5-4---8-7-3-4-|-5----------*||-0-3-2-0-6-5-1-2-|-3----------*|
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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