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Winter of Souls guitar tab

Demons & Wizards:  Winter Of Souls

transcribed by: Russ Elton (webmaster@abysslord.com)
with help from: Rob Steinway (shaded_enmity@hotmail.com)  

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Date last modified:  01/17/02
  
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Tuning: Eb

Riff 1
Guitar 1
eb|---------------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------------|
Db|-0---3-------5---3---0---3-------5--10-|
Ab|-0---3---3---5---3---0---3---3---5---8-|
Eb|---------3-------------------3---------|

Guitar 2          x2                 x2
eb|----------------|------------------|
Bb|----------------|------------------|
Gb|----------------|------------------|
Db|---7-8---7-8~~~-|---9-10---9-10~~~-|
Ab|-5-----5--------|-7------7---------|
Eb|----------------|------------------|

Guitar 3          x2                 
eb|----------------|-------------------------------|
Bb|----------------|-------------------------------|
Gb|---5-7---5-7~~~-|---7-9---7-9~~----7-9---7-10~~-|
Db|-3-----3--------|-5-----5--------5-----5--------|
Ab|----------------|-------------------------------|
Eb|----------------|-------------------------------|


Riff 2               
eb|----------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------|
Db|---77-8-7----77-8-7----77-8-7----77-8---|
Ab|-5---------5---------5---------5------5-|
Eb|----------------------------------------|
    * ** * *  * ** * *  * ** * *  * ** * * 
   "Facing the storm..."
eb|--------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------------|
Db|---99-10-9----99-10-9----99-10-9----99-10---|
Ab|-7----------7----------7----------7-------7-|
Eb|--------------------------------------------|
    * **  * *  * **  * *  * **  * *  * **  * * 
   "And there's no..."

Riff 3
eb|----------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------|
Db|-7-----9-----7-----9-----9--|
Ab|-5-----7-----5-----7-----7--|
Eb|-------7-----------7--------|
   "As the wind is blowing..."


Riff 4
Guitar 1
eb|---------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------|
Db|---------------------------------|
Ab|-777777...--555555...--888888...-|
Eb|---------------------------------|
    ******     ******     ******
  "In higher lights..."

Guitar 2 (Comes in after awhile)
eb|----------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------|
Db|-999999...--777777....-101010101010-...-|
Ab|----------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------------|
    ******     ******      * * * * * *


Riff 5                            
eb|-------------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------|
Db|-2-0---------2-0-2--5-4-----2-0----------5-|
Ab|-2-0--2------2-0-2--5-4--22-2-0--2-------3-|
Eb|------0--0-0---------------------0--0-00-3-|
            * *     *       ** * *     * **
   "Haunted by..."

Play Riff 2    "Faith fools the day..."
Play Riff 3    "Facing another wound..."
Play Riff 4    "In higher lights..."
Play Riff 5    and the last time play this:
eb|-------------------------------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------------------------------|
Gb|-------------------------------------------------|
Db|-2-0---------2-0-2--5-4-----2-0----------5----9--|
Ab|-2-0--2------2-0-2--5-4--22-2-0--2-------3----7--|
Eb|------0--0-0---------------------0--0-00-3-------|
            * *     *       ** * *     * **


Riff 6 (acoustic)
Guitar 1
eb|----------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------|
Db|-----9-----9-----10-----7-----7-9-|
Ab|----------------------------------|
Eb|--0-----0-----0------0-----0------|
   "Feel this cold..."

Guitar 2
eb|-------------------------|
Bb|-------------------------|
Gb|-------9-9----------7-7--|
Db|---7------------5--------|
Ab|-5---5--------3---3------|
Eb|-------------------------|


Riff 7 (distortion)             x4
eb|------------------------------|-------------|
Bb|------------------------------|-------------|
Gb|------------------------------|-------------|
Db|-----9----9----10----7----7-9-|--7----5---7-|
Ab|-----7----7-----7----7----7-7-|--5----3---5-|
Eb|-0-0----0----0-----0----0-----|-------------|
    * *    *    *     *    *
  "War will take place..."
                                x4
eb|------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
Bb|------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
Db|-----9----9----10----7----7-9-|--7----5--/7-7----------5-------5-7|
Ab|-----7----7-----7----7----7-7-|--5----3--/5-5-5-5-5...-3-3-3-3-3-5|
Eb|-0-0----0----0-----0----0-----|-----------------------------------|
    * *    *    *     *    *                     * * *      * * *
  "Can't hold back..."


Play Riff 5   "Haunted by..."

Song fades out with Riff 5


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
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