The Subtle Way – Melee tab

This tab was directly from the dudes who play in this amazing band.
So don't credit me for tabbing it =]

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Artist: The Subtle Way
Album: Until We Have Faces EP (Negative Progression Records)
Song: Melee

D Standard Tuning: D G C F A D
~ = let ring out       / = slide
h = hammer-on          x = mute note
p = pull-off           * = natural harmonic
T = tap                PM = palm mute (pattern)

Guitar 1: Marcelo Sedano
Guitar 2: Jason Miller
Bass: Chad Archila

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INTRO: "So when you know where..." (0:00)

Guitar 1 (Next two sections = 2x)D|----------------------10-------------------------------|A|-----------------8-------8-----------------------------|F|--------------11---11------11--5-5-x-4-4-x-4-4-x-2-2-x-|C|-------------------------------5-5-x-5-5-x-5-5-x-2-2-x-|G|---222222222-------------------3-3-x-3-3-x-0-0-x-0-0-x-|D|---000000000-------------------------------------------|PM ........
--------------------10-------------------------------------|---------------8-------8-----------------------------------|------------11---11------11--5-5-x-4-4-x-12-12-x-11-x-11-x-|-2---------------------------5-5-x-5-5-x-x--x--x-x--x-x--x-|-2-2222222-------------------3-3-x-3-3-x-10-10-x-9--x-9--x-|-0-0000000-------------------------------------------------|PM ......
Guitar 2 (Next two sections = 2x)D|-------------------------------------------------------|A|--------------7*---------------------------------------|F|-----------------5*-7*---------5-5-x-4-4-x-4-4-x-2-2-x-|C|-------------------------------5-5-x-5-5-x-5-5-x-2-2-x-|G|---222222222-------------------3-3-x-3-3-x-0-0-x-0-0-x-|D|---000000000-------------------------------------------|PM .........
---------------------14------------------------------------|---------------12-------12---------------------------------|------------14----14-------14--16-16-x-14-14-x-9-9-14-14-x-|-2-----------------------------x--x--x-x--x--x-x-x-x--x--x-|-2-2222222---------------------14-14-x-12-12-x-7-7-12-12-x-|-0-0000000-------------------------------------------------|PM .......
Second time through, end one beat early ********************************************************** BREAKDOWN: "How long will my gears..." (0:20)
Guitar 1 (Next two sections = 2x) D|-----------------------------------------11h14-T17-|A|-------------8---------------------10h13-----------|F|-------------11------------------------------------|C|---------------------------------------------------|G|---2-2--2--2----2--2--2--2-2--2--2-----------------|D|---0-0--0--0----0--0--0--0-0--0--0-----------------|PM . . . . . . . . . . .
----------------------------------------|-----------8----------------------------|-----------11---------------------------|----------------------------------------|-2-2--2--2----2--2--2--2-2--2--2--22222-|-0-0--0--0----0--0--0--0-0--0--0--00000-| . . . . . . . . . . . .....
Guitar 2 (Next two sections = 2x) D|-----------------------------------------8h11--T14-|A|-------------8---------------------7h10------------|F|-------------11------------------------------------|C|---------------------------------------------------|G|---2-2--2--2----2--2--2--2-2--2--2-----------------|D|---0-0--0--0----0--0--0--0-0--0--0-----------------|PM . . . . . . . . . . .
----------------------------------------|-----------8----------------------------|-----------11---------------------------|----------------------------------------|-2-2--2--2----2--2--2--2-2--2--2--22222-|-0-0--0--0----0--0--0--0-0--0--0--00000-| . . . . . . . . . . . .....
********************************************************** CHORUS: "Wait for the sirens..." (0:36)
Guitar 1 /---------------------play 2 times--------------------\D|-------------------|---------------------------------------------------------|A|-------------------|---------------------------------------------------------|F|------PAUSE--------|-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-4-4444-|C|-------------------|-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-5-5555-|G|-------------------|-0-0000-0-0000-2-2222-2-2222-3-3333-3-3333-3-3333-3-3333-|D|-------------------|---------------------------------------------------------|
Guitar 2 /-----play 8 times------\D|---7p0-------------|-7p0-------------7p0-----|A|-------5/8/7p0-3/5-|-----5/8/7p0-3/5-----5/8-|F|-------------------|-------------------------|C|-------------------|-------------------------|G|-------------------|-------------------------|D|-------------------|-------------------------|
********************************************************** VERSE 2: "Will my prints grace..." (0:55)
Guitar 1 (4x)D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|F|------------------------------------------------------------|C|---x-2--2-x----x-2--2-x--5-4-2-5--5-x-4--4-x------4---5-4---|G|---x-2--2-x----x-2--2-x--------3--3-x-3--3-x-5--5---5-----5-|D|---x-0--0-x----x-0--0-x-------------------------------------|PM . . .
SYNTHESIZER PART TRANSCRIBED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE TAB*
Come in on the 3rd timeGuitar 2 (2x)D|------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------|F|-------------------------4-2--------------------------------|C|---x-2--2-x----x-2--2-x------5-5--5-x-4--4-x------7---9-7---|G|---x-2--2-x----x-2--2-x--------3--3-x-3--3-x-5--5---5-----5-|D|---x-0--0-x----x-0--0-x-------------------------------------|PM . . .
Guitar 1 (end with pinch harmonic) (1:17)D|--------------------|A|--------------------|F|---/9-7-------------|C|--------10-9-7------|G|---------------10-9-|D|--------------------|
Guitar 2 (end with pinch harmonic)D|--------------------|A|--------------------|F|---/5-4-------------|C|--------7-5-4-------|G|--------------7-6---|D|--------------------|
********************************************************** VERSE 3: "Why sweeten our tongues..." (1:20)
Guitar 1 (2x)D|------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|F|------------------------------------|-----4---7---------------------------|C|------------9-------7-----------5---|-------5----------12-10-9-7-10-9-7---|G|-------7-10-----------9-6---6-9---9-|-3-3-------0-9-10------------------9-|D|---0-0--------0-0-0-------0---------|-------------------------------------|PM . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Guitar 2 (2x)D|------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|F|------------------------------------|---------4---------------------------|C|---2-2--------2-2-2-----------------|-----5-2----------9-7-5-4-7-5-4------|G|---2-2--------2-2-2-----------------|-3-3-------0-6-7----------------5----|D|---0-0--------0-0-0-----------------|-------------------------------------|PM . . . . . . . . . .
Guitar 1 (2x)D|-----------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|F|-----------7-------5---------------------|-----4---7---------------------------|C|-------5-9-----------7-4---4h5h7-5h7h9---|-------5----------12-10-9-7-10-9-7---|G|-----------------------------------------|-3-3-------0-9-10------------------9-|D|---0-0-------0-0-0-------0---------------|-------------------------------------|PM . . . . . . . . . . .
Guitar 2 (2x)D|-----------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|A|-----------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|F|-----------------------------------------|---------4---------------------------|C|------------9-------7--------------------|-----5-2---------9-7-5-4-7-5-4-------|G|-------7-10-----------9-6---6h7h9-7h9h10-|-3-3-------0-6-7---------------5-----|D|---0-0--------0-0-0-------0--------------|-------------------------------------|PM . . . . . . . . . . .
Guitar 1 & 2D|-----|A|-----|F|-----|C|--2--|G|--2--|D|--0--|
********************************************************** INTERLUDE: "Take your time..." (1:42) Synth alone for 4 measures
Guitar 1 (2x,reverse guitar effect)D|---------------------|A|---3~----5~----7~----|F|---0~----0~----0~----|C|---2~----4~----5~----|G|---3~----5~----7~----|D|---------------------|
********************************************************** BREAKDOWN 2: "I know how hard it is..." (2:07)
Guitar 1 (3x)D|-----------------------------| D|------|A|---------------------8----8--| A|------|F|---------------------11---11-| THEN F|------|C|-----------------------------| C|--2~--|G|---2~--2~----2222222---------| G|--2~--|D|---0~--0~----0000000----0----| D|--0~--|PM . . ....... . PM .
Repeat BREAKDOWN 2 ********************************************************** Repeat CHORUS twice, coming in on the third chord Play BREAKDOWN 2 once through **********************************************************
*Synthesizer part transcribed for guitar:D|---------12----12-------12----------------------------15-14----------14-15----|A|---------------------------12-------------15-------15-------15----15----------|F|------12-------------12-------14-12-11-12----11-12-------------12-------------|C|---14-------------14----------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------12--12--12-------12----------------------------15-14----------14-15--|A|-----------------------------12-------------15-------15-------15----15--------|F|------12---12--12-----12--------14-12-11-12----11-12-------------12-----------|C|---14--------------14---------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
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