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Megadeth tabs

Fff guitar tab

FFF
[Megadeth - Cryptic Writings]
Transcribed by Christopher Heer (Solo: Added by Michael James)
Five Magics - http://www.nebula.on.ca/heer/fivemagics/index.html


Standard Tuning

Intro (in this riff it's the bass 
line which modulates from B to G)
-------------------------------
-------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---	
-4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---
-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---
-------------------------------

---------------------------------
---------------------------------
---4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---	(2x)
---4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---
-0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---
---------------------------------

------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------
---2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2------------------
---2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----4--------4---
-0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-4--------4---
-----------------------------------2--------2---

Verse
-----------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4---------------------4-4-----4-4---------------------
-4-4-----4-4---0-5-5-----5-5-----4-4-----4-4---0-5-5-------------
-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5-----5-5---0-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5---5---------
-----------------3-3---0-3-3---------------------3-3-----0-2-3-5-

---------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4---------------------2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2---
-4-4-----4-4---0-5-5-----5-5-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2---
-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5-----5-5---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---
-----------------3-3---0-3-3-----------------------------------

Pre Chorus
---------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4---0-----------------4-4-----4-4---0-------5-4-3-2-
-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5-----5-5---0-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5-----------
-----------------3-3---0-3-3---------------------3-3-----------
---------------------------------------------------------------

---------------------------------------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4---0-----------------2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2---
-2-2---0-2-2-----5-5-----5-5---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---
-----------------3-3---0-3-3-----------------------------------
---------------------------------------------------------------


Chorus
-------------------------------
-------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---	
-4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---
-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---
-------------------------------

---------------------------------
---------------------------------
---4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---	(2x)
---4-4-----4-4-----4-4-----4-4---
-0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---0-2-2---
---------------------------------

------------------------------------------------
------------------------------------------------
---2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2------------------
---2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----2-2-----4--------4---
-0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-4--------4---
-----------------------------------2--------2---


Solo Rhythm
-----------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------
-4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-----4-4-----4-4---
-4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-----4-4-----4-4---
-2-2---0-2-2---0-3-3---0-3-3---0-2-2---0-2-2---
-----------------------------------------------

-----------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------
---5-5-------------4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-
---5-5-------------4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-
-0-3-3---5---------2-2---0-2-2---0-3-3---0-3-3-
-----------0-2-3-5-----------------------------

---------------------------------
---------------------------------
---------------------------------
---4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5---
---4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5---
-0-2-2---0-2-2---0-3-3---0-3-3---


Solo Rhythm #2
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----------------------------------
----------------------------------
----------------------------------
-22222222333333332222222233333333-
----------------------------------

-----------------------------------------------------------------
-----------------------------------------------------------------
---4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-----------------------------------
---4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5-----4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5---
-0-2-2---0-2-2---0-3-3---0-3-3-----4-4-----4-4-----5-5-----5-5---
---------------------------------0-2-2---0-2-2---0-3-3---0-3-3---

Solo:
|----------------|---------------------|-------------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|-------------------------|
|------------2---|-2-(2)~~~~~-2--4p2p0-|---0-2-4-2-0-2-4-5-4-2-0-|
|--/4~~~~~~----4-|---------------------|-4-----------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|-------------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|-------------------------|

|---------------------------|------------------------------|
|-----/12-\-10-8-7----------|----------/7-7-7--8-8-8-10-10-|
|------------------9--------|------------------------------|
|--4-----------------10-9-7-|----------/4-4-4--5-5-5--7-7--|
|---------------------------|-9~~~~~-\---------------------|
|---------------------------|------------------------------|

|---------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
|-10-10-/13--13-13/17-17-17/20-20-20-20-20-20-|-20-19-19~~-\8----7h8p7\5-7-|
|---------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
|--7--7-/10--10-10/14-14-14/17-17-17-17-17-17-|-17-16-16-------------------|
|---------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------|----------------------------|

|----------------------|-------------------------7------------|
|-/10-9-8-7h8p7--------|-----7-8-10-8p7---7h8-10---10p7-10p7--|
|---------------10-9-8-|-7h9------------9---------------------|
|----------------------|--------------------------------------|
|----------------------|--------------------------------------|
|----------------------|--------------------------------------|

|------10-----------|--------------------------------------------|
|-10^-----10^-~~~~~-|--------------------------------------10h12-|
|-------------------|---------------------------9-12-11/12-------|
|-------------------|-----------------7/9-11h12------------------|
|-------------------|--------7-9-10p9----------------------------|
|-------------------|-7-9-10-------------------------------------|

|------10-14p10-12p9-10-9--------------------------|
|---14------------------------15-17p16p15-19p18p17-|
|-------------------------/18----------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------|

|------------------------------------------|
|-15-15-17-15-15----------15-15^-^~~~--17^-|
|----------------16-14-16------------------|
|------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|

|----------------------------14-----------------14----------14-17-|
|----17----15~~---17^-^-^~~-----17--15-14-15-17---17-15-17^-------|
|-16----16--------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

|-14---------------14-17-17^-^17-17^--17^-17^-17^-17^-------------|
|----15-17^--17^-----------------17^--17^-17^-17^-17^-------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

|-20^-20^-20^-20^^^-\--/14-17-14-/24-22p19----22p19----24p19------|
|-20^--------------------------------------19-------19-------19---|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

|-22p19-----------------------------------------------------------|
|-------19-19-22-18\17--------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------then it goes into something I have no idea what it is :) 
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

ENDING:
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------17^--^17-15-----------------------------------------|
|--16^-^-16^--x-----------16-14-----------------------------------|
|-------------------------------16-14-----------------------------|
|-------------------------------------16-14-----------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|




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