Sonata Arctica - Destruction Preventer tab

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* SONATA ARCTICA - DESTRUCTION PREVENTER (From the album: ECLIPTICA) *
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 Music and Words By: Sonata Arctica

Transcribed By: Niclas Buss
Days tabbed: 4,16-17.3.2000
email: nbuss@ironmaiden.com

Please mail me if you can find mistakes!

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 Tune down 1/2 step!

Clean SoundE----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B------------------|---------------------------------------------------------------|G--Keyboard-Intro--|--7-----9-----10-----9------7-----9-----10-----9-------------7-|D-----(28-Sec.)----|----7-7---7-7----7-7---7-7----8-8---8-8----8-8---8-8--\10-10---|A------------------|---------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm............................................................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-------9-------7------------10-----9-----7------------/7-----9-----10-----9-----7-|D-10-10---10-10---10-10-------------------------10--------8-8---8-8----8-8---8-8---|A-----------------------\8-8----8-8---8-8---8-8----8-8-----------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| ..................................................................................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-----9-----10-----9------\6-6------6-6----6-6-----6-6----6-6-----6-6----6-6-----6-|D-8-8---8-8----8-8---8-8-------7-7-------------7-7------------7-7------------7-7---|A---------------------------------------7~-------------7~-------------7~-----------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| ..................................................................................
x4 Dist.onE----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-------|----------------------------------------|-----------------|---------------|G-6-----|*--/7-----7/9-----9/10-----10\9-----9--*|--Keyboard-Riff--|---------------|D-------|*-----7-7-----7-7------7-7------7-7----*|-----------------|-----------7-/8|A---7~--|----------------------------------------|-----------------|--x\--/5-8-----|E---------------------------------------------------------------------x\-----------| ..............................................| pm
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------7-\5--------------------------------------7-\5------------------7-|D-7-5----------7------8-7-5-7-8-------7-8-\7-5-----------7------8-7-5-7-8---\5-8---|A-----8\7--5-8--------------------5-8----------8-7---5-8---------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm pm pm
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-6-\5-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|G------7-5-----------------6-7-9~~-------------------------------------------------|D----------8--\7-8-7-5-7-8------------\7-----------8~~------7-----------8~~------7-|A-------------------------------------\5-5-5-5-5-5-5~~------5-5-5-5-5-5-5~~------5-|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm........| pm........|
Verse 1E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------------------------|------------------------------------------|G---------------------------------------|*-----------------------------------------|D-----------8~~-------7-----------8~~---|*--7-----------7-7--------------7---------|A-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--5-5-5-5-5-|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm........| pm........| pm.........| pm..........| pm.......
x2 BridgeE----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|G---------------------------------*|-----------------------------------------------|D---7-7---------------\5----2~~---*|-----------------------------------------------|A-5-5-5-5-5-7-8-7-5---\3----0~~----|-----------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------\6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-| ..| pm..........| pm............................................
Verse 2E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-----------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|G-----------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|D----------------/10----------------|--7-----------7-7--------------7-----------7-7|A----------------/8------7---7---7--|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5|E-6-6-6-6-6-6-6----------5---5---5-------------------------------------------------| ..............| pm........| pm..........| pm........|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D--------------\5----2~~---7-----------7-7--------------7-----------7-7------------|A-5-5-7-8-7-5--\3----0~~---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-8-7-5|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm..........| pm........| pm..........| pm........| pm..........|
Chorus (1)E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B------------------------------|----------|----------------------------------------|G------------------------------|--Bridge--|----------------------------------------|D--\-5-----------5-5~~---2~~---|----------|---7---------------------10-------------|A--\-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3~~---0~~---|----------|---5----5-------/10-------8---\--8----8-|E--------------------------------------------------6---6-6-/8----8-------\--6----6-| pm.........| pm..| pm
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D---/10---10-------/7-----------7-------------8-----------8------------------------|A---/8----7---10---/5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5--5-----------5------------/10---------|E-------------8-------------------------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6--/8-8-8-8-8-| pm........| pm........| pm........| pm........| pm.......
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------|-----------|D-----------------/10-----------10-------------------------------------|-------7-8-|A---10-------------/8-8-8-8-8-8-8---8-8-8-8-8---\8-----8-----7----7~~--|--/5-8-----|E-8-8---8-8-8-8-8-------------------------------\6-----6-----5----5~~--------------| ..| pm........| pm........| pm........| pm
Guitar Solo 1E----------------------------/17------/18-17-15------------------------------------|B-------------------------|----/----------------18-17-15\14-15-17-15-14------------|G-------------------------|----/----------------------------------------15-14-12---|D-\7-5-------7\------7\---|----/-------------------------------------------------15|A------8-7---5\--7\--5\---|--------------------------------------------------------|E----------------5\----------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-------------12-14-15-14-12----------15-14-12----------------12-14-12-------------|D-14-12-14-15----------------15-14-12----------15-14-12-14-15----------15-14-12-\10|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm....
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B--------------------------------------------------------------|-------------------|G-------14-12-10-----------------------------------------------|--Keyboard-Solo-1--|D-12-14----------14-12-10--------------------------------------|-------------------|A-------------------------13-12-10----10-12-13-12-10-----------|-------------------|E----------------------------------13----------------13-12-\-----------------------| ......| pm........................................|
Guitar Solo 2E--/18-15----------------15-/17-15----------------15-/18-15-------/17-15-----------|B---------15----------15-----------15----------15-----------15-----------15--------|G------------15----15-----------------15----15-----------------15-----------15-----|D---------------17-----------------------17------------------------------------17~-|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar Solo 3E--------------------------------------------------------------/-22-20-18----------|B-----------------------------------------------------------|-------------22-20-18\|G-14/15-\12---------------------/14h15p14p12-14~~-------\---|----------------------|D-----------12----------------------------------------------|----------------------|A--------------13----/12~~----------------------------------|----------------------|E-----------------15---------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-17-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----19-17-15\14----------14-15-17-15-14\12----------------------------------------|D----------------17-15-17-------------------15-14-12\10----------------------------|A-------------------------------------------------------13-12-10----------------10-|E----------------------------------------------------------------13-12-10-12-13----| pm..........................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-------------------12-14-15-14-12\10----------------------------------------------|D-------10-12-14/15-------------------14-12-10-------------------------------------|A-12-13----------------------------------------13-12-10-------------------------10-|E-------------------------------------------------------13-12-10-12-13-10-12-13----| ......| pm...................................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------10-12-14-10-12-14-12----------------12-14~~~~-\-|D----------------10-12-14-10-14-12----------------------15-14-12-14-15-------------|A-12-13-10-12-13-------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| ...............|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------------|G--Keyboard-Solo-2--|--------------------------------------------------------------|D-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------------|A-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------\6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6| pm...........................................................|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B------------------|--Verse-3--|-------------------------------------|-------------|G------------------|---with----|-------------------------------------|-------------|D-/10--------------|--Verse-1--|--3~~---/10--------------------------|--7---7------|A-/8-----7-----7---|---riff----|--1~~---/8-----7--------------7~~----|--5---5----7-|E--------5-----5-------(x2)--------------------5--/6-5-3-5----5~~-------5---5----5-|
w/Fill 1E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-------/5------------------------------------------------------------/5-----------|D-------/3--5-3--------------7----------------------7---7-------------/3-----------|A-7--7-----------5-----8-----5---------------4-5-7--5---5---7--7--7--------5--5--5-|E-5--5-----------3-----6-----------5-6-5-3-5--------5---5---5--5--5--------3--3--3-|
E-----------------------------------------------------------------------------/15~~|B--------------------------------Gtr.2:-----------/10~~-----/15~~-----/18~~--------|G----------------------------------10~~---/12~~------------------------------------|D--------7-------------------------------------------------------------------------|A--8-----5----------------4--5--7--5-----------------------------------------------|E--6----------5-6-5-3--5-----------------------------------------------------------|
E---/17~~---/20b(22)~~--\----------------------------------------------------------|B-------------------------\--|-----------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------|--7\----7---8---\5-----------------------------------|A----------------------------|--5\----5---6---\3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| pm................................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D------------------------------------------8---\5----------------------------------|A-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-6-3---5\-----5---6---\3--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|E-------------------------------3\-----3-------------------------------------------| ............................| pm...............................
Guitar & Keyboard Harmony Solo 1E-------------------------------------/17-18-17-15---------------------------------|B----------------------------------|---------------18-17-15----15-17-18-17-15\14---|G----------------------------------|------------------------18-------------------15|D----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------|A-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|-----------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| ................................|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G-14-12--------------------------------------------/14b(15)-r14p12-14~--12h14h15-p-|D-------15-14-12\11-12-14-12-11----------------------------------------------------|A-------------------------------13-12-10-------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------13-12-10----------------------------------|
E---------------------------------/17-18-17-15-------------------------------------|B---------------------------15~~---------------18-17-15----15-17-18-17-15\14-------|G14p12-/14--12-----------14-----------------------------18-------------------15-14-|D--------------15-14-/15-----------------------------------------------------------|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B-------------------------------------------------------------------------------15-|G-12--------------------------------------------/14b(15)-r14\-12h14----14-15-17----|D----15-14-12\11-12-14-12-11-------------------------------------------------------|A----------------------------13-12-10----------------------------------------------|E-------------------------------------13-12-10-------------------------------------|
Guitar & Keyboard Harmony Solo 2E-------15-/18-17-15----------------15p10----10-13p10----10-12p10----10-13p10----10|B-17-18--------------18-17-15-\--|--------10----------10----------10----------10---|G--------------------------------|*------------------------------------------------|D--------------------------------|*------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-\10p5---5-8p5---5-7p5---5-8p5---5--8p3---3-/7~~-/13p8---8-/12~~--/15p11----11-13p|B-------5-------5-------5-------5--------3--------------8-----------------11-------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
x2E11----11-/15-17-18~~------/18p11----11-17p11----11-/18-20-20b(22)~~--(22)r20-18-20|B---11------------------|---------11----------11-----------------------------------|G----------------------*|----------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------*|----------------------------------------------------------|A-----------------------|----------------------------------------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Clean Sound (with ChorusE~-18h20p18p17-18-17h18p17p15-17-15h17p15p13~~-----\----------------1--------------|B----------------------------------------------------\---|------3--------3-------3-|G--------------------------------------------------------|----2---2----2---2---3---|D--------------------------------------------------------|--0----------------0-----|A--------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
effect)E---0----------------1---------------0----------------1---------------0------------|B-------3--------3-------3-------3-------3--------3-------2-------3-------3--------|G-3---3---3----2---2---2---2---3---3---3---3----2---3---3---3---3---3---3---3-----0|D------------0---------------0----------------0---------------0--------------------|A------------------------------------------------------------------------------\3--|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E---0-1--0-------------------0-------------0--------------0-------------0----------|B-1---------1-------|----------------------------------------1-------------1-------|G-------------------|------3----3--------3----3---------0------0------0------0-----|D-------------2~~---|----3--------3----3--------3-----2-------------2--------------|A-------------------|--1-------------1-------------/3-------------3-------------\1-|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-----0-------------0--------------0-------------0-------------0-------------0-----|B-------------------------------------1--------1---1-------------------------------|G---3----3--------3----3---------0------0----0-------0-------3----3--------3----3--|D-3--------3----3--------3-----2---------------------------3--------3----3--------3|A-------------1-------------/3-------------3------------\1-------------1-----------|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus (2)E---------0-------------0-----------Dist.on----------------------------------------|B------------1-------------1--------------------------------|----------------------|G-------0------0------0------0------------------------------|----------------------|D-----2-------------2--------------------------------5~~----|--7--------------/10--|A--/3-------------3--------------------------\8~~----3~~----|--5----5----10---/8---|E--------------------------------------------\6~~-------------------6----8---------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D-------------10----10-------/7-----------7-------------8-------------8------------|A--\8----8----8-----7---10---/5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5--5-------------5------------|E--\6----6--------------8-------------------------------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6-| pm........| pm........| pm..........| pm........|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D---------------------------10-----------10----------------------------------------|A-10----------10-------------8-8-8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8-8-8-8--\8-----------8------------|E--8-8-8-8-8-8-8--8-8-8-8-8------------------------------\6-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6-| pm........| pm........| pm.........| pm..........| pm........| pm........|
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B---------------------------------------|--------------|---------------------------|G---------------------------------------|--Chorus-(1)--|---------------------------|D---------------------------------------|--------------|------7-8--7-5-----------7-|A--8-----------8-------------\7----7----|--------------|--5-8----------8-7---5-8---|E--6-6-6-6-6-6-6--6-6-6-6-6--\5----5-----------------------------------------------| pm........| pm........| pm pm
Clean SoundE----------------------------------------------------------------------------3-----|B---------------------------------------------------|-----------------|--------3---|G---------------------------------------------------|--Total-Silence--|----------3-|D-8--7-5-----------7-8--7-5-------7\--------7-7\----|----(18-Sec.)----|------------|A--------8-7---5-8----------8-7---5\--------5-5\----|-----------------|------------|E------------------------------------------------------------------------3---------| pm
E-----6-----------------------------------------3---------6---------------------3~~|B-------6---------8-------------10----------------3---------6----------------4-----|G-------------------8--------------10---------------3---------------------3--------|D---------8-----------8---------------10----------------------8--------5-----------|A-----------/8-6--------/10-8------------8----------------------8--\6--------------|E--6-------------------------------------------\3---------6------------------------|
E~~-----||B-------||G-------|| endD-------||A-------||E-------||
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Fill 1E--------------------------------------------------------------||B--------------------------------------------------------------||G--------------------------------------------------------------|| endD--------/7----------------------------------------------------||A--5-7-8----7~~---7-8--10-7-------------------4--5--7--5~~-----||E----------------------------------5-6-5-3-5-------------------||
Rhythm Guitar during Guitar Solo 1E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A----------------------------------------------/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5|E--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-------------------------------------| pm...............................................................................
E---------||B---------||G---------|| endD---------||A-5-5-5-\-||E---------|| ......|
Rhythm Guitar during Keyboard Solo 1E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A------------------------------------------------/8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8|E-\8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-----------------------------------| pm................................................................................
E-----------------||B-----------------||G-----------------|| endD-----------------||A-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-\-||E-----------------|| ..............|
Rhytym Guitar during Guitar Solo 2E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A--------------------------------------------/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5|E-\3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---------------------------------------| pm................................................................................
E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|B----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|G----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|A-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-/6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-/8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8h10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10|E----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| ..................................................................................
E--------------------------------------------------------------------------------||B--------------------------------------------------------------------------------||G--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|| endD--------------------------------------------------------------------------------||A-10-\8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-\6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-/8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8\-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6---||E--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|| .............................................................................|
Rhythm Guitar during Guitar Solo 3E---------------------------------------||B---------------------------------------||G---------------------------------------|| endD--7-7-7\----7-7\---7-7-7\---5~~---2~~--||A--5-5-5\----5-5\---5-5-5\---3~~---0~~--||E---------------------------------------||
Rhythm Guitar during Keyboard Solo 2E---------------------------------------||B---------------------------------------||G---------------------------------------|| endD--7-7-7\----7-7\---7-7-7\---5~~---2~~--||A--5-5-5\----5-5\---5-5-5\---3~~---0~~--||E---------------------------------------||
Rhythm Guitar during Guitar & Keyboard Harmony Solo 1 x2E----------------------------------------------------------------||B----------------------------------------------------------------||G*--------------------------------------------------------------*|| endD*-------------------------------------------------------/7~~---*||A---7----------------------------------------------------/5~~----||E---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----------|| pm................................................|
Rhythm Guitar during Guitar & Keyboard Harmony Solo 2E---------------------------------------------------------------------------------||B---------------------------------------------------------------------------------||G---------------------------------------------------------------------------------|| endD--7-------------5-----8----8-8---\-7---------------5-----8----8-8----8----8-8~~--||A--5----7----5---3-----6----6-6---\-5-----7-----5---3-----6----6-6----6----6-6~~--||E-------5----3----------------------------5-----3---------------------------------||
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ======================= =TABLATURE EXPLANATION= ======================= A.H. = Artificial Harmonic pm..| = Palm mute h = hammer on p = pull off / = slide up \ = slide down ~ = Vibrato b() = Bend x\ = Pick Slide
-------------------12--- = Tremolo pick----/-------/-------/---
---.--- --12--- = Staccato ------- ------- ------- | | | | |* *| = repeat from * to * |* *| | |
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