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Heaven Denies guitar tab

Demons & Wizards:  Heaven Denies

transcribed by:  Russ Elton (webmaster@abysslord.com)
      leads by:  Jake       (Jakeh0@aol.com)  

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Date last modified:  01/18/02
  
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Tuning: Eb

Riff 1

Guitar 1
eb|---------------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------------|
Db|---------------------------------------|
Ab|-7-777-7-777-8888-7-777-7-777-10101010-|
Eb|---------------------------------------|
    * *** * *** **** * *** * ***  * * * * 
eb|-------------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------------|
Ab|-7-777-7-777-8888-10-101010-12-121212-8888-|
Eb|-------------------------------------------|
    * *** * *** ****  *  * * *  *  * * * ****

Guitar 2
eb|-------------------|
Bb|-------------------|
Gb|-------------------|
Db|--5------5------2--|
Ab|--3------2------0--|
Eb|-------------------|

Guitar 3
eb|-----------------------------------|
Bb|-----------------------------------|
Gb|-9h10p9---9-10-9--9h10p9---9-------|
Db|-------12---------------12---12-10-|
Ab|-----------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------|

eb|-------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------|
Gb|-9h10p9---9-10-9--9h10p9---9---------|
Db|-------12---------------12---12-10-9-|
Ab|-------------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------------|

Guitar 4
eb|----------------------------------|
Bb|-8h9p8----8-9-8--8h9p8----8-------|
Gb|-------10--------------10----10-9-|
Db|----------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------|

eb|------------------------------------|
Bb|-8h9p8----8-9-8--8h9p8----8---------|
Gb|-------10--------------10----10-9-7-|
Db|------------------------------------|
Ab|------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------|



Riff 2
Guitar 1
eb|---------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------------0--2----|
Db|-2-----2-----2-3-2-----2-----2-0-2-----2-----2-3-0--2--3-|
Ab|-2-----2-----2-3-2-----2-----2-0-2-----2-----2-3-------3-|
Eb|---000---000-------000---000-------000---000-------------|
    * *** * *** * * * *** * *** * * * *** * *** * *
   "I've stained the land..."
Guitar 2
eb|-----------------------------------------|
Bb|-----------------------------------------|
Gb|-9-----------------7---------------------|
Db|-------9----10-------10-9-7--5-7-9/10-9--|
Ab|-----------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------|


Riff 3
Guitar 1
eb|-------------------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------------|
Db|-0---3---3-5-3---2-----2---------2-----2---------|
Ab|-0---3---3-5-3---2-----2---------2-----2---------|
Eb|-------------------000---0-0-000---0-0---0-0-000-|
                      ***   * * ***   * *   * * ***
   "Since paradise is lost..."
eb|----------------|
Bb|----------------|
Gb|----------------|
Db|-0---3---3-5-3--|
Ab|-0---3---3-5-3--|    
Eb|----------------|
 
Guitar 2
eb|-------------------|
Bb|-------------------|
Gb|-7---/10--10-12-10-|
Db|-------------------|
Ab|-------------------|
Eb|-------------------|

eb|-------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------|
Gb|-9-10-9-7-9-7----7-------------------|
Db|--------------10---9-10-9-7-9-7------|
Ab|--------------------------------10-9-|
Eb|-------------------------------------|
    *  * * * * *  * * *  * * * * *  * *
eb|-------------------|
Bb|-------------------|
Gb|-7---/10--10-12-10-|
Db|-------------------|
Ab|-------------------|
Eb|-------------------|


Play Riff 2    "Fallen angel..."
Play Riff 3    "Thus heaven denies..."


Riff 4
Guitar 1
eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|-14----------14----------14-------15----------15----------15------|
Ab|-12-12121212-12-12121212-12--1212-14-12121212-14-12121212-14-1212-|
Eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
        * * * *     * * * *      * *     * * * *     * * * *     * *
   "Deadlands..."
eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|-12----------12----------12-------14----------14----------14------|
Ab|-12-12121212-12-12121212-12--1212-12-12121212-12-12121212-12-1212-|
Eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
        * * * *     * * * *      * *     * * * *     * * * *     * *
   "Wastelands..."
eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|--9-----------9-----------9-------12----------10-----------9------|
Ab|-10-10101010-10-10101010-10--1010-10-10101010-10-10101010-10-1010-|
Eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
        * * * *     * * * *      * *     * * * *     * * * *     * *
   "Darkness..."
eb|---------------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------------|
Db|-7------7------7----9-----10------9----|
Ab|-8-8888-8-8888-8-88-8-8888-8-8888-8-88-|
Eb|---------------------------------------|
      ****   ****   **   ****   ****   **
   "And oblivion..."


Gutiar 2
eb|--------------------------------19b20-19-17----17-19-|
Bb|-10~--12~--13b15--13p12-13~~----------------20-------|
Gb|-----------------------------------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------|

eb|-------------------------------17~-|
Bb|-20b22-20-18-20p18-\17~--18-20-----|
Gb|-----------------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------|


Play Riff 1
Play Riff 2    "Still we are one..."
Play Riff 3    "The lack of pure souls..."
Play Riff 2    "First there was light..."
Play Riff 3    "Thus heaven denies..."
Play Riff 4    "Deadlands..."

Guitar 2 plays this over Riff 4
eb|--------------------------------19b20-19-17----17-19-|
Bb|-10~--12~--13b15--13p12-13~~----------------20-------|
Gb|-----------------------------------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------------------------|

eb|-------------------------------17~-|
Bb|-20b22-20-18-20p18-\17~--18-20-----|
Gb|-----------------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------------|

eb|-/15-13-12-------/13-12--------|
Bb|-----------15~----------15-13~-|
Gb|-------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------|
Eb|-------------------------------|

eb|-----------------------------|
Bb|-10~--12~--13b15--13p12-13~~-|
Gb|-----------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------|
Eb|-----------------------------|

eb|---------------------------------(12~~)-| harm. guitar
Bb|-12h13-12~----12h13-10~----12h13--10~~--|
Gb|---------------------------------(-9~~)-| harm. guitar
Db|----------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------------|

End of distortion
eb|-----|
Bb|-----|
Gb|-----|
Db|--2--|
Ab|--0--|
Eb|-----|


The ending is done with a bass guitar.


Notation:

10^        = bend a quarter step.
10b11      = bend a half step.
10b12      = bend a full step.
10b12r10   = bend and release.
[10]12     = pre-bend.
[10]12r10  = pre-bend and release.
{14}       = pick the 14th fret while holding the most 
             previous bend.
<17>       = touch the string above the 17th fret while 
             previous note(s) is(are) still ringing.

10b13*     = tremolo bar bend, from the 10th fret to the 13th fret.
7d4*       = tremolo bar dive, from the 7th fret to the 4th fret. 
12~*       = tremolo bar vibrato.

x   =  mute with fret-hand
*   =  palm mute
X\\ =  pick slide
h   =  hammer-on
p   =  pull-off
~   =  vibrato
t   =  finger tap
/   =  slide up
\   =  slide down
h.  =  natural harmonics
a   =  artificial harmonics
(9) =  ghost note
tm  =  trem picking
tr  =  trill
  development and support by
dmitry ivanov