Thin Lizzy - Opium Trail tab

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OPIUM TRAIL - Thin Lizzy              

(From the Album "Still Dangerous" and "Bad Reputation")
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Tabbed by: B. White
Email: Billywj@gmail.com

Version 1.0 April 127th, 2011
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| /   slide up    |
| \   slide down  |
| h   hammer-on   |
| p   pull-off    |
| ~   vibrato     |
| b   Bend        |
| r   Release     |
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This is my first attempt at a complete tab, I will finish it, but for now here's the basics. 
Please feel free to amend, correct, or add to this! 

Tuning: Down a half-step to Eb (tuning on "Still Dangerous")
Lyrics from LP version

Intro

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|B|---------15-15~---------15-15~---------15-15~---------15-15~--|G|---------12-12~--4------12-12~---------12-12~--4------12-12~--|D|---------12-12~------2--12-12~---------12-12~------2--12-12~--|A|-------------------5-----------------------------5------------|E|--3-2-0-------------------------3-2-0-------------------------|
Opening riff (with harmony guitar)
e|--------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------------------------------|G|--------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------------------------4-4-4-5-5-5-|A|--------------------4-4-4-5-5-5-7-7-7-------------|E|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-------------------------------|
Figure 1.e|-------------------------------------------|B|-------------------------------------------|G|--------------5-4--------------------------|D|--------5-4-------7-5-4--------------------|A|----5-7-----7-----------7-5-------5--------|E|--7-------------------------7-5-7---7-5-0--|
Verse (Both Guitars) I took a line that leads you to the opium traile|------------------------------|-------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|G|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|D|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------------|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|---------------------/5-5-5----|
Oriental eyes reveal the lies, deceit, betrayale|------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------7--|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------7--|---------------------------5-4---|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------5-----7-|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|--------------------/5-7---------|
On this journey behold one who travels fare|------------------------------|-------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|G|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|D|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------------|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|---------------------/5-5-5----|
You called him fool but now you aree|------------------------------|---------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|---------------------------|G|---------------------------7--|---------------------------|D|---------------------------7--|--------------------4-4-4--|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7--------|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|---------------------------|
Figure 1.e|---------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------|G|--------------5-4----------------------------|D|--------5-4-------7-5-4----------------------|A|----5-7-----7-----------7-5-------5----------|E|--7-------------------------7-5-7---7-5-0----|
Verse
The wizard wanders through the world he made from dreamse|------------------------------|-------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|G|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|D|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------------|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|---------------------/5-5-5----|
The splashing whirlpool hides the frightened screamse|------------------------------|---------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|---------------------------------|G|---------------------------7--|---------------------------------|D|---------------------------7--|---------------------------5-4---|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------5-----7-|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|--------------------/5-7---------|
Exotic dancers, flashing lancers, this mysterious spacee|------------------------------|-------------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|G|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|D|---------------------------7--|----------------------------5--|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7------------|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|---------------------/5-5-5----|
The fanfare advances, the warlord falls from grace e|------------------------------|-----------------------------|B|---------------------------7--|-----------------------------|G|---------------------------7--|-----------------------------|D|---------------------------7--|--------------------4-4-4----|A|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-----------|--7-7-7-5-5-5-7-7-7-------5--|E|--------------------/7-7-7----|-----------------------------|
e|----------------------------------------------------------------5-5-5-7-7-7--|B|----------------------------------------------5-5-5-7-7-7-8-8-8--------------|G|----------------------------4-4-4-5-5-5-7-7-7--------------------------------|D|--------4-4-4-5-5-5-7-7-7----------------------------------------------------|A|--7-7-7-------------------5--------------------------------------------------|E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------|G|--------------5-4-------------------------|D|--------5-4-------7-5-4-------------------|A|----5-7-----7-----------7-5-------5-------|E|--7-------------------------7-5-7---7-5-0-|
Chorus It clears your pain, but it's got you claimed again, my love e|---------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------0---------0--------------------|A|------0--------0-2--------------2-0----------------|E|--2-3-------------------------------------3-2-0----|
You feel the need, but it lets you bleed, you must concede, my lovee|---------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------0---------0--------------------|A|------0--------0-2--------------2-0----------------|E|--2-3-------------------------------------3-2-0----|
No one to blame, no shame, you crave again and again, my lovee|---------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------0---------0--------------------|A|------0--------0-2--------------2-0----------------|E|--2-3-------------------------------------3-2-0----|
No use to plead from you, it feeds your greed, my lovee|---------------------------------------------------|B|---------------------------------------------------|G|---------------------------------------------------|D|--------------------0---------0--------------------|A|------0--------0-2--------------2-0----------------|E|--2-3-------------------------------------3-2-0----|
Oh, it's got you, my lovee|---------------------------------------------------------|B|15-15~----------15-15~-----------15-15~----------15-15~--|G|12-12~--4-------12-12~-----------12-12~--4-------12-12~--|D|12-12~------2---12-12~-----------12-12~------2---12-12~--|A|----------5--------------------------------5-------------|E|-------------------------3-2-0---------------------------|
e|-----------------------------|B|-----------------------------|G|-----------------------------|D|-----------------------------|A|--7-7-7--5-5-5--7-7-7--------|E|----------------------7-7-7--|
Solo - Repeat Verse x2 under solo Guitar Robertson Not tabbed yet Guitar Gorham Repeat Verse under solo Verse 2x
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