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Band: Alter Bridge
Song: White Knuckles
CD:   Blackbird
Year: 2007
Tune: C#, G#, C#, F#, A#, D#

(Taken from the guitar pro file, I take no credit for this but I've made
some very minor changes throughout.)
________________________
                        |
\  = slide              |
b  = bend               |
*  = pinch harmonic     |
~  = vibrato            |
+  = rake the strings   |
     behind the nut     |
________________________|



   Intro: (Distorted)
D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13~-|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

   Verse: (Distorted)
D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|------------------------------------------7*--|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5-------|

D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12~-|

  (A second guitar comes in here but there was no tab for it)
D#|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
C#|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
G#|---------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12---0--0---0---0--13---|-0--0---0---0--12---0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

D#|----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
G#|------------------------------------------7---|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12---0--0---0---0--8---5-------|-0--0---0---0--12---0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

                              Pre chorus:(Clean)
D#|--------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|--------------------------|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|--------------------------|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12---------|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0---------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7---8--5---5--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|--------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7---\---12-|
G#|-----0-------------------------0------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0----------------------|

   Chorus: (Distorted)
D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3---3---3----------------0--1------------------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3---3---3--3--5---5---5--0--1---1---1--5--3----------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3---3---3----------------0--1---1---1---------5---3--|

D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-----------3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|--------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|--------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|--------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1-----------1--------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1-----------1--------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0---0---1--------|

   Post chorus:
D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

   Verse:
D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

D#|--------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------7*--|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8--8--5--5------|

D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

D#|---------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------|
C#|---------------------------------------|
G#|---------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--13~--|

   (2nd guitar comes in, no tab)
D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

D#|------------------------------------------------|
A#|------------------------------------------------|
F#|------------------------------------------------|
C#|------------------------------------------------|
G#|--------------------------------------5--6------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---------6---|

D#|----------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------|
G#|----------------------------------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12~--0--0---0---0--8---5---12--|

                              Pre chorus: (Clean)
D#|--------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|--------------------------|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|--------------------------|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0--0---0---0--12---------|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0---------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7---8--5---5--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|--------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7-------12-|
G#|-----0-------------------------0------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0----------------------|

   Chorus: (Distorted)

D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-----------3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3---3---3----------------0--1------------------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3---3---3--3--5---5---5--0--1---1---1--5--3----------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3---3---3----------------0--1---1---1---------5---3--|

D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-----------3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|-----------------|
A#|---------------------|-----------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-----------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1-----|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1-----|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1-----|

   Bridge:
D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

D#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--12-0--12-13-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--0--10-10-10-|

D#|------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------+--|
F#|---------------------------------------------+--|
C#|---------------------------------------------+--|
G#|---------------------------------------------+--|
C#|-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--12-0--12-13-12---0-----|

D#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------15--15--15--|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------12--12--12--|
C#|-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--12-0--12-13-12-0--0--12-0--0--12--12--12--|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------14--14--14------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------10--10--10------------------------------------------|
C#|-10-0--0--10-0--0--10--10--10--8--0--0--8--0--0--12-10-8--10-8--5--7---|


D#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------15--15--15--|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------12--12--12--|
C#|-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--12-0--12-13-12-0--0--12-0--0--12--12--12--|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-------------------14--14--14------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------10--10--10------------------------------------------|
C#|-10-0--0--10-0--0--10--10--10--8--0--0--8--0--0--12-10-8--10-8--5--7---|

   Bridge 2:
D#|-----------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------|
C#|-10--10--10-10--10--10--10--10--10-10--10--10--|
G#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|
C#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|

D#|-----------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------|
C#|------------------------------------------10---|
G#|------------------------------------------10---|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--13*--15-12-0--15-12-0--10---|

D#|-----------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------|
C#|-10--10--10-10--10--10--10--10--10-10--10--10--|
G#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|
C#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|

D#|----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|----------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|----------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|----------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------12-------|
C#|-12-0--0--12-0--0--12-0--12-0--12-13-12-0--0--12-0--0--12---0---|

D#|-----------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------|
C#|-10--10--10-10--10--10--10--10--10-10--10--10--|
G#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|
C#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7---7---|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------------------------|
C#|------------------------------------------10---------|
G#|------------------------------------------10---------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--13*--15-12-0--15-12-0--10--15-14--|

D#|--------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------|
C#|-10--10--10-10--10--10--10--10--10-10--10---|
G#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7----|
C#|-8---8---8--8---8---8---7---7---7--7---7----|

   Pre chorus: (Clean)
D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0---------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7---8--5---5--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|--------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7-------12-|
G#|-----0-------------------------0------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0----------------------|

   Chorus: (Distorted)
D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|------------------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3---3---3----------------0--1------------------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3---3---3--3--5---5---5--0--1---1---1--5--3----------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3---3---3----------------0--1---1---1---------5---3--|

D#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------|-------------------------------------------|
F#|-----------3----3----|-------------------------------------------|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1---------------5---------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0--1--0--1--5---0--1--0--1--|

D#|---------------------|-----------------------------------|------------------|
A#|---------------------|-----------------------------------|-------------+----|
F#|-----------3----3----|-----------------------------------|-------------+----|
C#|-0----0----3----3----|-3----3----1-----------1-----------|-1-----------+----|
G#|-0----0----1----1----|-3----3----1-----------1-----------|-1----------------|
C#|-0----0--------------|-3----3----1---0---0---1---0---0---|-1---0---0--------|

   Outro: (Distorted)
D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5-----0---|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5-----0---|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5-----0---|

D#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G#|-------------------------------------------------------15-----------|
C#|-15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--15-12-0--12-13-0--12-13-0-----13-12-13--|

D#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#|-------------------------------------------------------------------10*b--|
F#|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#|-12-0--------------12-0--------------12-0--------------8---5----0--------|
G#|-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-------15-0--12-15-8---5----0--------|
C#|-------------------------------------------------------8---5----0--------|
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poc2112 wrote on February 8 2008, 03:18 pm

The pre-chorus is wrong. I took some parts here and there that were good but there's a few mistakes.

Overall it's an OK tab.

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=(Cody=) wrote on May 13 2010, 07:08 pm

this:
Pre chorus: (Clean)
D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5---7---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0----------7---7--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------------0---------------------------------|
C#|---------0---8--7------0-----------0---7---8--5---5--|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------0-------------------------|

should be this:
Pre chorus: (Clean)
D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|-------------7---7--5---5--------------5/7/2---------|
C#|---------0-------------------------0-----------------|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-0-------------------------8-------------------------|

D#|-----------------------------------------------------|
A#|-----------------------------------------------------|
F#|---------------3p2p0------------------3-2-0----------|
C#|---------0------------0------------0-----------------|
G#|-----0-------------------------0---------------------|
C#|-3-------------------------1-------------------------|
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JimBonJovi wrote on August 18 2010, 01:33 pm

Apart from the pre-chorus, this tab is 5 star worthy.

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