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Die By The Sword guitar tab

Slayer 
Die by the Sword 
Show No Mercy 
Tabbed by Mike Kimball 
 
 
Fig. 1 
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|------------------------------------------------------ 
|------------------------------3----------------------- 
|--2-----2-----4-5-2-----2-----3---2-----2-----4-5----- 
|--2-----2-----4-5-2-----2-----1---2-----2-----4-5----- 
|--0-000-0-000-2-3-0-000-0-000-----0-000-0-000-2-3-0-0- 
 
|---------- 
|---------- 
|--3-----5- 
|--3-----5- 
|--1-----3- 
|------0--- 
End Fig. 1 
 
Fig. 2 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|------------------------------3------------------- 
|--2-----2-----5---2-----2-----3---2-----2-----5--- 
|--2-----2-----5---2-----2-----1---2-----2-----5--- 
|--0-000-0-000-3---0-000-0-000-----0-000-0-000-3--- 
 
|------------------ 
|------------------ 
|--------------5--- 
|--2-----2-----5--- 
|--2-----2-----3--- 
|--0-000-0-000----- 
	End Fig. 2 
 
Fig. 3 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|--2-----2-----8-7-2-----2-----8-7-2-----2-----8-7- 
|--2-----2-----8-7-2-----2-----8-7-2-----2-----8-7- 
|--0-000-0-000-6-5-0-000-0-000-6-5-0-000-0-000-6-5- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
 
|-------------------- 
|-------------------- 
|------10-----9------ 
|------10-----9------ 
|--0-0-8----0-7------ 
|-------------------- 
		End Fig. 3 
 
Fig. 4 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|-------------------------------------------------- 
|--3-2-------------3-2-------------3-2------------- 
|------3-2-5-3-2-0-----3-2-5-3-2-0-----3-2-5-3-2-0- 
 
|---------------- 
|---------------- 
|--7---6--------- 
|--7---6---8---7- 
|--5---4---8---7- 
|----------6---5- 
		End Fig. 4 
 
First solo 
E-G-B-B.Bb-E-G-F-B-F 
 
 
Fig. 5 
Gtr.1 
|---------------------------------------------------- 
|---------------------------------------------------- 
|---------------------------------------------------- 
|----8-7----------------------8-7-------------------- 
|----------8-7---8-10---8-7---------8-7---8-10------- 
|--0-----0-----0------0-----0-----0-----0------0-8-7- 
 
Gtr.2 (chord changes) 
|----|---|---|---|---|---|---|----------------- 
|----|---|---|---|---|---|---|----------------- 
|----|-4-|-3-|---|---|---|---|----------------- 
|--2-|-4-|-3-|-3-|-4-|-3-|-5-|----------------- 
|--2-|-2-|-1-|-3-|-4-|-3-|-5-|----------------- 
|--0-|---|---|-1-|-2-|-1-|-3-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0- 
			End Fig. 5 
 
Second Solo 
First part is the same pattern as Fig. 3, but with the root 
on the E (6th) string. 
 
Second part 
E-G-F#-C-B 
 
End Second Solo 
 
There you go.  Have a nice day. 
 
 
Maintained by: Mike Kimball. Mail me at mkimball@mac.mlmc.utah.edu  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
die by the sword (solo) 
album: show no mercy 
slayer 
 
tabbed by Rudy Guzman 
 
 
solo 
watch  as flowres decay... 
TREM. BAR                                  
e:---------------------------|---------------------------| 
B:17------17-----------------|---------------------------| 
G:---------------------------|---------------------------| 
D:---------------------------|---------------------------| 
A:---------------------------|-2-------------------------| 
E:---------------------------|---------------------------| 
 
 
 
cryptic life that died...               wisdom of the wiz 
 trem.  
bar-------------------------------------------------------------------- 
e:------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------| 
B:23-----------------(22)-|-(22)p17-----0h22p22p17-0h22p20p17-0h22p20h22p20p17--| 
G:------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------| 
D:------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------| 
A:------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------| 
E:------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
  ard.... 
  ----------------------------------------------------------------- 
e:----------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:----------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G:16p14p12h16p14h16p14p12h16p14p12p16p14p12h16p14h16p14p12h16p14p0--21b-| 
D:----------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:----------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:----------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
      /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\         bar/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\ 
e:------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G:(21)----------------------------(21)\----7p50h7p5p0h7p5p0h7p5p0h7p5p0etc| 
D:------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
                   bar            bar       bar          vib w/bar 
e:----------------------------19-19b--(19)--22--------------------------------| 
B:----------------------19-22----------------------17-20---20-----(20)--(20)\-| 
G:7b----(7)--\-----21b--------------------------------------------------------| 
D:----------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:----------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:----------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
                  solo 1                             PM.......... 
e:---------------|------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:---------------|------------------------------------------------------------| 
G:0A.H.-----(0)--|------------------------------------------------------------| 
D:-pitch-B-------|-----------------5------------------------------5---5-7-5-7-| 
A:---------------|-7~~~---5-7~~~------7~~~--5--7~~~---5---5-7-5-7---7---------| 
E:---------------|--------------------------------------7---------------------| 
 
 
 
                       t        t       t             t        t         
t    
e:---------------------------------------------------19-18p15-19-18p15-19-18p15-etc-| 
B:----------------5/--20-15p12-20-15p12-20-15p12-etc--------------------------------| 
G:5---5-7-5-7-7b--------------------------------------------------------------------| 
D:--7-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
   t        t        t        t          pick slide 
e:22-18p15-22-18p15-22-18p15-22-18p15etc-x/----------15b--15b-15-18-17-15--------15b| 
B:---------------------------------------------------18b--18b-------------18-15--18b| 
G:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
D:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
e:15---15-18-17-15----17-15--------------------------------------------------------| 
B:18---------------18-------18-17-15-18-15--18-15-------------------------18b-(18)\| 
G:-------------------------------------------------17-(17)-15-14-17-15-14----------| 
D:---------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:---------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:---------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
PM.................                     ........ 
e:-----------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:-----------------------------------------------------------------12-15-12----| 
G:-----------------------------11-12-14-------------------11-12-14-------------| 
D:-------------------11-12-14--------------------11-12-14----------------------| 
A:----------10-12-14--------------------10-12-14-------------------------------| 
E:10-12-14---------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
   t        t        t        t       t        t 
e:------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:17-15p12-19-15p12-17-15p12-19-15p12-17-15p12-19-15p12-17/---| 
G:------------------------------------------------------------| 
D:------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
                              solo 2   play 2 times 
e:12b----12b--15b--15b--15b\-|0-0-0-0-12-12-13-13-15-13-12-12-13-12| 
B:15b----15b--12b--12b--12b\-|-------------------------------------| 
G:---------------------------|-------------------------------------| 
D:---------------------------|-------------------------------------| 
A:---------------------------|-------------------------------------| 
E:---------------------------|-------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
e:0-0-0-0-12-12-13-13-15-13-12----------------------------------------------| 
B:-----------------------------15----13-13-15-13-12-------------------------| 
G:--------------------------------------------------14-12-14-12-14-12-------| 
D:--------------------------------------------------------------------14~~~~| 
A:--------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:--------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
e:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:----12b~~~~--12b~~~~-(12)/--15b~~~~--15b~~~~-(15)\--16b~~~------------------------| 
G:14--14b~~~~--14b~~~~-(14)/--17b~~~~--17b~~~~-(17)\--14b~~~--16b-(16)\----7-9-12-11| 
D:-----------------------------------------------------------------------9----------| 
A:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
                   t        t        t       pick slide 
e:---------------|--------|--------|--------|-------------------------------------| 
B:---------------|19-15p12|20-15p12|19-14p12|--x/--------/13--12------------------| 
G:9-11-9p7-------|--------|--------|--------|---------------------12-11-(11)/9-11-| 
D:---------9-(9)\|8-times-|8-times-|8-times-|-------------------------------------| 
A:---------------|--------|--------|--------|-------------------------------------| 
E:---------------|--------|--------|--------|-------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
e:--------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:--------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G:12-11-14-12-11------------------------------------------------------------| 
D:---------------14-12-11-14-12-11---------------9-7------------------------| 
A:---------------------------------14-(14)~~~~~------9-9--7--9~~~--7--------| 
E:--------------------------------------------------------------------9~~~~-| 
 
 
 
e:------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
B:------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G:-----------7-------7/---/12~~~~~--12-(12)~~~~-12-(12)~~~~-(12)b1/4~~~--(12)~~~-(12)-| 
D:-----9-9-9---9-9-9------------------------------------------------------------------| 
A:/9----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
E:------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Die By The Sword 
Tabbed by: Jason McNeil 
e-mail: k.mcneil@ns.sympatico.ca 
 
The Diabolic Music Page 
www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Bridge/3975 
 
Note: Normal Tuning. 
 
 
Intro 
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[----------------------------------------] 
[----------------------------------------] 
[----------------------------------------] 
[---------4-5---3----------4-5------3-5--] 
[-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-1--0-0-0-0-2-3--0-0-1-3--] 
 
 
Verse (Live by the Sword.........) 
[----------------------------------] 
[----------------------------------] 
[----------------------------------] 
[----------------------------------] 
[---------4-5---3-------4-5----5---] 
[-0-0-0-0-2-3-0-1-0-0-0-2-3--0-3---] 
 
 
Riff 1(Mindless tyranie, forgotted victims.....) 
[---------------------------------------------------------------------------] 
 
[---------------------------------------------------------------------------] 
 
[-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--12--12--12-12-12-12-12-11-11-11--11--11--11----------------] 
 
[-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--10--10--10-10-10-10-10--9--9--9---9---9---9-----------5-4--] 
 
[-0-0-0-0-0-0-0---0---0---0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0---0---0---0---0--0--0-3-2--] 
 
[---------------------------------------------------------------------------] 
 
 
 
Chorus(Die by the sword) 
[----------------------------------------------------------------------] 
[--------------------------------------------------------------------X2] 
[----------------------------------------------------------------------] 
[-2-0----------------2-0-------------2-0------------------5--4--3--2---] 
[------3-2-3-2-----------3-2-3-2----------3-2-3-2---------3--2--1--0---] 
[--------------3-2---------------3-2----------------3-2----------------] 
 
 
Last time before bridge play this. 
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[-----------------------------------------------------------------X2-------] 
 
[--------------------------------------------------------------------------] 
 
[-2-0--------------2-0------------2-0--------------5--4--3--2--3--2--5--4--] 
 
[-----3-2-3-2----------3-2-3-2--------3-2-3-2------3--2--1--0--1--0--3--2--] 
 
[-------------3-2--------------3-2------------3-2--------------------------] 
 
Then play palmed open E. 
 
 
Bridge(Watch as flowers decay........) 
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[---------------------------------------] 
[---------------------------------------] 
[----------------4-3--------------------] 
[---------5-5----2-1-----------5-5-3----] 
[-0-0-0-0-3-3----------0-0-0-0-3-3-1----] 
 
 
Riff 3 
[---------------------------] 
[---------------------------] 
[---3-2---------------------] 
[--------3-2--6-5---3-2-----] 
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