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An Cat Dubh guitar tab

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An Cat Dubh
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Transcribed by Richard Averill. 
If you have any corrections, complements or whatever,
e-mail me at: nigelolympus@tinet.ie

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Notes
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Tune all the strings on your guitar down 1/2 a step.
Use a very short delay effect and also lots of reverb.
The tempo is about 80 beats per minute.

BAR      PART
---      ----
1-10     Intro.
11-22    Verse 1.
23-34    Chorus.
35-40    Bridge.
41-52    Verse 2.
53-64    Chorus.
65-74    Bridge.
75-86    Verse 3.
87-98    Chorus.
99-120   Solo.
121+     Segue into "Into the Heart".

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Intro
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   _______________________________________________________________
  / x4                                                            \
1|---------------------------------|---------------0---------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------0-----------|
3|-----2-----------3-----------2---|-------3---------------3-------|
4|-0-----------0-----------0-------|---0---------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|--------<7>----------------------|-------------------------------|
3|----<7>--------------------------|-------------------------------|
4|<7>------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

-------
Verse 1
-------

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-----2---------------------------|-------------------------------|
4|-0-------------------------------|---------------------------0---|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
1. Say good -  night.                                          She
2. When I'm    still____________,                          she

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|---0---------------------------|
3|-5------------------------------<12>-----------------------------|
4|-----------------------------0---|---------------------------0---|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   waits____   for_______          me___________   to______________
   waits__________ to_______       break__________ my______________
                                     _____________________________
                                    / 2nd time only               \
1|---------------------------------|---0---------------------------|
2|-----0---13----------------------|-----------13------------------|
3|-14----------14------------------|-------------------14----------|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   put out the light________________.
   will_________________________________.          Whoa oh oh______,

------
Chorus
------

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|-1-----------0-------1-----------|---1-------1---0---------------|
3|-0-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|
4|-2-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|-3-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   oh____________, oh________,     whoa__________, ho_____________,

1|-0-------------------0-----------|-------------------------------|
2|-10--------------------------10--|-------------------------------|
3|-11------------------------------|---11--------------------------|
4|-0-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   ho___________________________________.          Whoa___ ho_____,

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|-1-----------0-------1-----------|---1--------1--0---------------|
3|-0-------------------------------0-------------------0-----------|
4|-2-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|-3-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   ho_________ ho____________,     oh____________, ho_____________,

1|-0-------------------0-----------|-------------------------------|
2|-10----------------------10------|-------------------------------|
3|-11--------------------------11--|-----------11------------------|
4|-0-------------------------------|---0---------------0-----------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   ho_______________________________________.      Yes if      I

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|-1-----------0-------1-----------|---1-------0-------------------|
3|-0-------------------------------0------------------0------------|
4|-2-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|-3-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
       know            the     truth                       a--bout

1|-3-----------------------3---3---|-------------------------------|
2|-0-----------------------0---0---|-------------------------------|
3|-0-----------------------0---0---|-------------------------------|
4|-3-----------------------3---3---|-------------------------------|
5|-3-----------------------3---3---|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   you______________________.                          She got it.

------
Bridge
------

Repeat intro, only playing main riff twice.

   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
                                                           And
-------
Verse 2
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Same guitar as Verse 1.

   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   in  the         day  -  light,                          a
       she___  is_______   done_____,                      she

   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   black   -   bird_________       makes__________ a_______________
   sleeps________  be       -      side___________ the_____________

   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   fi--re  in--side_________.                          And     when
   wall_____________________________.              Yo  oh  oh______,

------
Chorus
------

Repeat chorus.

------
Bridge
------

Repeat intro.

-------
Verse 3
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1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
           Huh,        huh.                Huh,        huh.

1|---------------------------------|-------------------0---0---0---|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------0---0---0---|
3|---------------------------------|-------------------13--13--13--|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------12--12--12--|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
           Huh,    huh.                    Huh,    huh huh.

1|-0-------------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
2|-0-------------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
3|-11------------------13--13--13--11------------------13--13--11--|
4|-12------------------12--12--12--12------------------12--12--12--|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
           Huh,        huh.                Huh,    huh.

1|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
2|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
3|-13--11--------------13--13--13--11------------------13--13--11--|
4|-12--12--------------12--12--12--12------------------12--12--12--|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
2|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0-------------------0---0---0---|
3|-13--11--------------13--13--13--11------------------13--13--11--|
4|-12--12--------------12--12--12--12------------------12--12--12--|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
          (Lyric ad-lib)??? (Please e-mail me if you know what he says!)

1|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0---------------0-------0-------|
2|-0---0---------------0---0---0---0---------------0-------0-------|
3|-13--11--------------13--13--13--11--------------11------11------|
4|-12--12--------------12--12--12--12--------------12------12------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
                                                   Yo  oh  oh______,
------
Chorus
------

Repeat chorus.

----
Solo
----

Repeat main intro riff four times, then play:
   _______________________________________________________________
  / x2                                                            \
1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-2-----------3-----------2-------|---5-----------2-------3-------|
4|-0-----------0-----------0-------|---0-----------0-------0-------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +
   _______________________________________________________________
  / x2                                                            \
1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|/11----------12----------11------|---14----------11------12------|
4|-0-----------0-----------0-------|---0-----------0-------0-------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-14--14--15--14--14--17------14--15------14--15------14--15--15--|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-14--14--17--14--14--15--14--14--17------14--15------17----------|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-17--19--17--21------17--19--19--17--21--17--21--17--19------17--|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-19--19--17--21------17--19--19--17------15------14------12------|
4|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
3|-2-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
4|-0-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
2|--------<7>----------------------|------<5>----------------------|
3|----<7>--------------------------|--<5>--------------------------|
4|<7>-----------------------------<5>------------------------------|
5|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
6|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +

1|---------------------------------|-------------------------------||
2|<5>------------------------------|-------------------------------||
3|------------<5>------------------|-------------------------------|| Segue into
4|------------------------<5>------|-------------------------------|| "Intothe Heart".
5|---------------------------------|--<5>--------------------------||
6|---------------------------------|--------------<5>--------------||
   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +   1   +   2   +   3   +   4   +





U2 "An Cat Dubh"
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steve palmer - am560@freenet.carleton.ca

Tune down 1/2 step to: Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Eb


Intro riff:
    D				   D
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|:----------------------9-7----|------------------------9-7----|
|:----7----8----7----8------8--|-----7----8----7-----8------8--|
|---5----5----5----5-----------|---5----5----5----5------------|
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|



While the bass plays D during verse, edge plays riff similar to this:

|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|:-----------------------------------------7-------------------|
|:---7----------------7----9---------12----7-------------------|
|--5----------------5------7---------10------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|
      Say goodnight,   she waits for me to put out the light.



D
Say goodnight, she waits for me to put out the light.
D
Lay there still,
D
She waits to break my will.

          C      G       D
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
          C      G       D
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
          C      G       D
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
    C              G 
Yes, if I know the truth,
         F
How bout you?
(She got it)



And in the daylight,
A blackbird makes a fire inside.
And when she is done,
She sleeps beside the night.

Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yes, I know the truth,
How bout you?
(She got it)



<1st solo>:
   D                              D
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|:-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
|:-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
|--14--14/12----14--14/12------|--14--14/12----14--14/12-------|
|--12--12/10----12--12/10------|--12--12/10----12--12/10-------|

Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yo oh oh, oh oh, yoh oh, oh
Yes, I know the truth,
How bout you?
(She got it)



<2nd solo>:

|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|:-----------------------------|-------------------------------|
|:---3---4-3-2------3---4-3-2--|----7---8-7-6-------7---8-7-6--|
|--5---5----------5---5--------|--9---9-----------9---9--------|
|------------------------------|-------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|:---5---7---5---7---5---7---5---7---5------------------------|
|:-8---8---8---8---8---8---8---8---8--------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------|

|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|:----9----11---9----11---9----11---9----11--------------------|
|:-12---12---12---12---12---12---12---12---12--------12--------|
|---------------------------------------------13-12--12--------|
|----------------------------------------------------10--------|
						      (let ring)






An Cat Dubh
tabbed by: jonathan.lozoya@rgfn.epcc.Edu


E -------------------------------------------------
B ---------------------------4---------------------
G ----------------------------------6--------------
D -----6-----7-----6-----7-------7-----------------
A --4-----4-----4-----4---------------------------- 
E -------------------------------------------------


E -------------------------------------------------
B ---------------------------4---------------------
G ----------------------------------6--------------
D -----6-----7-----6-----7-------7-----------------
A --4-----4-----4-----4---------------------------- 
E -------------------------------------------------


E -------------------------------------------------
B ---------------------------4---------------------
G ----------------------------------6--------------
D -----6-----7-----6-----7-------7-----------------
A --4-----4-----4-----4---------------------------- 
E -------------------------------------------------


E -------------------------------------------------
B ---------------------------4---------------------
G ----------------------------------6--------------
D -----6-----7-----6-----7-------7-----------------
A --4-----4-----4-----4---------------------------- 
E -------------------------------------------------
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