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Tears In A Vial bass tab

TEARS IN A VIAL (Bassline)
                             As recorded by Megadeth
                   (From the 2004 Album THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED)

Words and Music by Dave Mustaine
Transcribed by livingzombie

Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Jimmy Sloas'

 Intro Verse
  Q=142
 4/4
  Gtr I
  Wx7          H..       E   +E  E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|------------|-------------|-------------------|------------------|
|------------|-------------|-------------------|------------------|
|------------|-----------0-|-(0)---0---0---0---|-0---0---0---0----|
|------------|-------------|-------------------|------------------|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0---0---0---0---|-0---0---0---0---|
|-----------------|-----------------|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-0---0---0---0---|-0---0---0---0---|-0---0---0---0---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------------0-|


                     Verse
  +E  E E E E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-------------------|-----------------------|
|-------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|------------------------|
|-----------------------|------------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-|-(5)-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-0-7--|
|-----------------------|------------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E S S E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-------------------------|-----------------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------------|
|-(7)-------------------0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-----------------------|-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------1-|-(1)-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-0-|-(0)---------------|


   Chorus
                       1.,2.
    +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E  3x
||--------------------|-------------------||
||o-----------5-4-----|------------------o||
||o-(0)-0-3p0-----5---|-----3-5----3-5-0-o||
||------------------2-|-(2)-----1---------||


 3.
  E E E Q  E E E   +H     +E  q  E   +E  E E E E E E E
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|---3-5----3-5---|-----------------|-----------------0---|
|-2-----1------0-|-(0)----(0)-1--0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-----|


    +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
||------------------------|-----------------------|
||o-----------------------|-----------------------|
||o-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
||------------------------|-----------------------|


                         1.                        2.
  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E     +E  E E E E E E E
|-----------------------|------------------------||---------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------o||---------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-o||-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|
|-----------------------|------------------------||---------------------|


 Verse
  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|------------------------|
|-----------------------|------------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-|-(5)-0-0-0-0-0-0-5-0-7--|
|-----------------------|------------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E S S E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-------------------------|-----------------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------------|
|-(7)-------------------0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|-------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|-----------------------|-----0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------1-|-(1)-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-0-|-(0)---------------|


   Chorus
                       1.,2.
    +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E  3x
||--------------------|-------------------||
||o-----------5-4-----|------------------o||
||o-(0)-0-3p0-----5---|-----3-5----3-5-0-o||
||------------------2-|-(2)-----1---------||


 3.
  E E E Q  E E E   +H     +E  q  E   +E  E E E E E E E
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|---3-5----3-5---|-----------------|-----------------0---|
|-2-----1------0-|-(0)----(0)-1--0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-----|


                       1.,2.
    +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E  3x
||--------------------|-------------------||
||o-----------5-4-----|------------------o||
||o-(0)-0-3p0-----5---|-----3-5----3-5-0-o||
||------------------2-|-(2)-----1---------||


 3.
  E E E Q  E E E   +H     +E  q  E   +E  E E E E E E E
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
|---3-5----3-5---|-----------------|-----------------0---|
|-2-----1------0-|-(0)----(0)-1--0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-----|


   Solo (Mustaine)
    +E  Q  E E E E E   +E  Q  E E E E E
||-------------------|------------------|
||o------------------|------------------|
||o-(0)-0--0-0-0-0---|------------------|
||-----------------3-|-(3)-3--3-3-3-3-2-|


  +E  Q  E E E E E   +E  Q  E E E E E
|------------------|--------------------||
|------------------|-------------------o||
|------------------|----------------0--o||
|-(2)-2--2-2-2-2-1-|-(1)-1--1-1-1-1-----||


                                                          1.
    +E  Q  E Q.   E   +E  Q  E q.   E   +E  Q  E E E E E   +E  Q  E E E E E
||------------------|-----------------|------------------|--------------------||
||o-----------------|-----------------|------------------|----------5--------o||
||o-(0)-0--0-7\-----|----------5------|----------5-5-----|----------------0--o||
||----------------3-|-(3)-3--3------2-|-(2)-2--2-----2-1-|-(1)-1--1---1-3-----||


                     Solo (Poland)
  2.
  E E E E E E E E     +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------||------------------------|
|-----------------||o-----------------------|
|---------------0-||o-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1---||------------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------------|-----------------------|


  +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E
|-----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|---------------------o||
|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---o||
|-----------------------|-----------------------|----------------------||


   Verse
    +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E
||-------------------|------------------|----------------5-|-(5)---------------|
||o------------------|------------------|--------------7---|-------7-----------|
||o-(0)-0-0-0--0-0---|----------------5-|-(5)-5-5-5--7-----|-----7----------0--|
||-----------------3-|-(3)-3-3-3--3-5---|------------------|---------0--0-0----|


  +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   +E  E E E E E E E
|------------------|------------------|------------------|--------------------||
|------------------|------------------|------------------|-------------------o||
|-(0)-0-0-0--0-0---|----------------5-|-(5)-5-5-5--5-5-7-|-(7)-------------0-o||
|----------------3-|-(3)-3-3-3--3-3---|------------------|-----0-0-0-0-0-0----||


 Bridge
  E E Q.   E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   E E Q.   E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E
|----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
|----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
|-0-0-0----0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0--0-0-0-|-0-0-0----0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0--0-0-0-|
|----------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|


  E E Q.   E E E   +E  E E Q  E E E   Q.   Q.    Q     +E  Q.   Q  Q
|----------------|------------------|-9----7--------|-----------------|
|----------------|------------------|-----------10--|-(10)-9----7--6--|
|-0-0-0----0-0-0-|-(0)-0-0-0--0-0-0-|---------------|-----------------|
|----------------|------------------|---------------|-----------------|


    Q=160
    W          E S S E S S E S S E S S   W          E S S E S S E S S E S S
||-----------|-------------------------|----------|--------------------------||
||o----------|-------------------------|----------|-------------------------o||
||o-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-o||
||-----------|-------------------------|----------|--------------------------||


   Verse
                            ~~~
    +E  S S E S S E S S S S E
||----------------------------|
||o---------------------------|
||o-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-|
||----------------------------|


 ~~~~~                    ~~~~~~~~                    ~
  +E  S S E S S E S S S S E   +E  S S E S S E S S S S E
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------|---------------------------|
|-(2)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-|-(3)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---|
|---------------------------|-------------------------3-|


   ~~~        ~
  +E  S S S S Q  S S S S E   +E  S S S S S S S S S S S S E
|--------------------------|-------------------------------|
|--------------------------|-------------------------------|
|-----0-0-0-0----0-0-0-0---|-----------------------------8-|
|-(3)---------2----------1-|-(1)-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1---|


  +E  S S S S S S S S S S S S E   +E  E E E E E E e   +E  E E q  E E E     4x
|-------------------------------|-------------------|----------------------||
|-------------------------------|-------------------|---------------------o||
|-(8)-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8---|-----6-7---------5-|-(5)--------2-3-0----o||
|-----------------------------0-|-(0)-----0-8-7-5---|-----3-2-0------------||


   Outro
    W          E S S E S S E S S E S S   W          E S S E S S E S S E S S
||-----------|-------------------------|----------|--------------------------||
||o----------|-------------------------|----------|-------------------------o||
||o-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0--------|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-o||
||-----------|-------------------------|----------|--------------------------||


  W          +W           +W           +W
|----------|------------|------------|--------*|
|----------|------------|------------|--------*|
|-0--------|-(0)--------|-(0)--------|-(0)----*|
|----------|------------|------------|--------*|


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


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