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The Noose guitar tab

The Noose
By The Offspring
Album: Splinter
Tabbed by Blaine Hurt    Hurt_D@bellsouth.net

This is a very fun song to play.

*  = let ring
/  = slide
() = strike
^  = bend to
 ^ = release bend   reverse bend
~  = vibrado

(INTRO) x4

[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[-----9-9---9--9---5-5---5--5------4-4-5-5-4-4-----4-4-5-5-4-4-]
[-7-7-----7--------------------5-5-------------7-7-------------]
[----------------3-----3---------------------------------------]

(Post Intro)
[----------------------------------]
[----------------------------------]
[--------------0*---7*---/12*------]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-0*----------------------------0*-]


When the guitar next comes in...
  E   G   D   E   E   G   F#
[----------------------------]
[----------------------------]
[---------7*-----------------]
[-2*--5*--7*--2*--2*--5*--4*-]
[-2*--5*--5*--2*--2*--5*--4*-]
[-0*--3*------0*--0*--3*--2*-]

The Noose is fallin....
  E        G             D        E
[----------------------------------------------]
[----------------------------------------------]
[-9-9-999----------------7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-9-9-999--5--5-5--5555--7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-7-7-777--5--5-5--5555--5-5-555--7--7-7--7777-]
[----------3--3-3--3333------------------------]   x2

The Tracers from the yester-year...
  E                 D   G D
[-----------------------------]
[-----------------------------]
[-------------------7*----7*--]
[-(2)---(2)---(2)---7*--5-7*--]
[-(2)---(2)---(2)---5*--5-5*--]
[-(0)---(0)---(0)-------3-----]

The Noose is fallin...
  E        G             D        E
[----------------------------------------------]
[----------------------------------------------]
[-9-9-999----------------7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-9-9-999--5--5-5--5555--7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-7-7-777--5--5-5--5555--5-5-555--7--7-7--7777-]
[----------3--3-3--3333------------------------]   x2

Intro Part again once

[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[-----9-9---9--9---5-5---5--5------4-4-5-5-4-4-----4-4-5-5-4-4-]
[-7-7-----7--------------------5-5-------------7-7-------------]
[----------------3-----3---------------------------------------]

little solo
[------------------------10-----12----]
[------10^12-12 ^10~--8--13^15--15^17-] the 10 and 12 part; the bends underneath each
[-9~----------------------------------] are played with each.  he is playing it but you 
[-------------------------------------] can leave the bend out if it gives you troubles.
[-------------------------------------] Practice with that same type of technique because
[-------------------------------------] many an artist uses that exact thing!

The Noose is fallin...
  E        G             D        E
[----------------------------------------------]
[----------------------------------------------]
[-9-9-999----------------7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-9-9-999--5--5-5--5555--7-7-777--9--9-9--9999-]
[-7-7-777--5--5-5--5555--5-5-555--7--7-7--7777-]
[----------3--3-3--3333------------------------]   x2

[----------------------------------]
[----------------------------------]
[--------------0*---7*---12*-------]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-0*----------------------------0*-]

Intro Part 

[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------------------------]
[-----9-9---9--9---5-5---5--5------4-4-5-5-4-4-----4-4-5-5-4-4-]
[-7-7-----7--------------------5-5-------------7-7-------------]
[----------------3-----3---------------------------------------]  x4


NO MORE!
[--------------------------------------------]
[--------------------------------------------]
[-7/9xx-9-9-------------5/7xx-7-7--5/9xx-9-9-]
[-7/9xx-9-9--4/5xx-5-5--5/7xx-7-7--5/9xx-9-9-]
[-5/7xx-7-7--4/5xx-5-5--3/5xx-5-5--5/7xx-7-7-]
[------------2/3xx-3-3-----------------------]  x2

Intro part after the 2nd NO MORE round!  x2

The Noose is falling... part x3

END

[----------------------------------]
[----------------------------------]
[--------------0*---7*---12*-------]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-2*----------------------------2*-]
[-0*----------------------------0*-]


That's everything they do with the guitar!  Listen to the song to get the rhythms and
whatnot.  I do believe you won't have much trouble at all as i've laid it out 
exactly like the band plays it. 

If you have any questions, feel free to email me!  Have fun playing!
  development and support by
dmitry ivanov