Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Dont Fear The Reaper Tab

ver4
ver4

Solo

Whole song

Video

More versions @911Tabs.com
133,287 views 343 this week
9 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
excellent!
x 52
Autoscroll
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Contributor
WARNING: You are trying to view
                                    content from Ultimate-Guitar.com
                                    in an unauthorized application,
                                    which is prohibited.

                                    Please use an official Ultimate
                                    Guitar Tabs application for iPhone,
                                    iPad or Android to access legitimate
                                    chords, guitar, bass, and drum tabs
                                    from Ultimate-Guitar.com database.

                                    Type "ultimate guitar tabs" in Apple
                                    App Store's or Android Market's
                                    search to find the application.
Artist: Blue Oyster Cult
Song: Don't Fear The Reaper

Intro:

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|  x3
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


Verse 1:

  All      our times     have come
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

  Here     but now     they're gone
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


Pre-chorus: Bottom line background vocals

Seasons don't fear the reaper Nor do the wind,sun, or the rain
                                                     We can be like
e-------------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------------------------------------------------------------------|
d-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--3-3-3-2-2-2-----7-7-7-7-5-5-5----|
a-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--3-3-3-2-2-2-----7-7-7-7-5-5-5----|
e-1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--1-1-1-0-0-0-----5-5-5-5-3-3-3-0--|
       Come on baby                  Baby take my hand

they are         Don't fear the reaper
e---------------------------------------------------------------|
b---------------------------------------------------------------|
g---------0----------0--------2-0----------0---------0--------0-|
d-------0----------0--------2------------0---------0--------0---|
a-----3----------2--------0------------2---------3--------2-----|
e---1----------3---------------------3---------1--------3-------|
               We'll be able to fly                   Baby I'm your man
Don't fear the reaper             Don't fear the reaper
e----------------------------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0------2-0-------0-------0-------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0------2---------0-------0-------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------0---------2-------3-------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3----------------3-------1-------3--------|


Chorus: [GTR 1 plays Intro four times]

                                             La   la  la  la  la
e-15-13-12---13----12--------------------------------------------|
b---------------15-----15^^-15-13-12-----------------------------|
g------------------------------------12----14~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~--|
d---------------------------------------14-----------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
                                             La   la  la  la  la
e----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------12-13---12----15-15^^#-13-12-----------------------------|
g-12h14------------14----------------12----14~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~--|
d---------------------------------------14-----------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------------------|

e----------------------------------------------------------------|
b--------17-------------------------12---------------------------|
g-14-16^----16^#----14--12h14p12-------14~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~--|
d--------------------------------14------------------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------------------|

e---------------------------------------3--|
b----------------------------------0----1--|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0----2--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0-0----2--|
a-0----------2--------3--------2--------0--|
e----------3--------1--------3-------------|

Break

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--| x4
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


Verse 2:

   Valentine             is done
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|



   Here     but now      they're gone
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


2nd Pre-Chorus:

 Romeo and Juliet                are together in eternity
                                                      Romeo and Juliet
e----------------------------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------------------------------------------------------------------0--|
d-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-7-7-7---5-5-5-2--|
a-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-7-7-7---5-5-5-2--|
e-1-1-1-1-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0---1-1-1-1-0-0-0-0-5-5-5-0-3-3-3-0--|


  Forty 1000 men and women every day forty 1000 men and women every day
                          like Romeo and Juliet           Redefine
e------------------------------------------------------------------|
b------------------------------------------------------------------|
g------------------------------------------------------------------|
d-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5--|
a-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5--|
e-1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3\1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3--|

Another forty 1000 comin' every day          come on baby

     hapiness     We can be like they are
e----------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------|
g----------------------------------------0--------0--|
d-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5------0--------0----|
a-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5----3--------2------|
e-1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3--1--------3--------|

                  Baby take my hand                   We'll be able to fly

Don't fear the reaper             Don't fear the reaper
e----------------------------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0------2-0-------0-------0-------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0------2---------0-------0-------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------0---------2-------3-------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3----------------3-------1-------3--------|
                    Baby I'm your man



 Don't fear the reaper
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


2nd Chorus: [GTR 1 plays Intro 4 times]

                   La   la  la  la  la
e-12------------------------------------|
b----12-12^---10~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~--|
g---------------------------------------|
d---------------------------------------|
a---------------------------------------|
e---------------------------------------|
                   La   la  la  la  la
e-12----------------------------------|
b----12-12^---10~~~-8/10-10-10--(10)--|
g-------------------------------------|
d-------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------|

e----------------------------------------------------|
b-10h12-12^-12--12--10h12p10-8/10-10-12-12-10--(10)--|
g----------------------------------------------------|
d----------------------------------------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------|

e---------------------------------------3--|
b----------------------------------0----1--|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0----2--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0-0----2--|
a-0----------2--------3--------2--------0--|
e----------3--------1--------3-------------|


Break


Interlude:

e----8----8----8----8----8----7----7----7----7----7----8-|
b---9----9----9----9----9----8----8----8----8----8----8--|
g-10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---|
d--------------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------------|

e----8----8----8----8----8----7----7----7----7----7----7-|
b---9----9----9----9----9----8----8----8----8----8----8--|
g-10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---|
d--------------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------------|


Guitar solo:

GTR 1: Lead

e-15--15----15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15--15^#----|
b--------------------------------------------------|
g--------------------------------------------------|
d--------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------|
|GTR 2: RHY(spaced out to match lead: play quicker)|                                       |
e--------------8---------------8--------------8----|
b---------9---------------9---------------9--------|
g---10--------------10--------------10-------------|
d--------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------|
e-13h15p13\12---13--------15--15----------------|
b-----------------------------------15~~~~~~~~~-|
g-----------------------------------------------|
d-----------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------|
|                                               |
e--------8--------8---------7--------7--------7-|
b-----9--------9---------8--------8--------8----|
g-10-------10--------10-------10-------10-------|
d-----------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------|

e-------------------15^#/19-19-19-19^-19-19-19--|
b-15-16-15-16-18p16-----------------------------|
g-----------------------------------------------|
d-----------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------|
|                                               |
e------7------7------8------8------8------8-----|
b----8------8------8------9------9------9-------|
g-10-----10-----10-----10-----10-----10---------|
d-----------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------|

e-15-15----15-----15h16p15----15----15h16p15\13-15-|
b--------------------------------------------------|
g--------------------------------------------------|
d--------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------|
|                                                  |
e-------8-------7-------7-------7--------7-------7-|
b-----9-------8-------8-------8--------8-------8---|
g-10------10------10------10-------10-------10-----|
d--------------------------------------------------|
a--------------------------------------------------|
e--------------------------------------------------|

e-13h15p13\12--13------------------------------------|
b------------------15-15-17-13--12h13p12--12---------|
g---------------------------------------12--12h13p12-|
d----------------------------------------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------|
|                                                    |
e--------8---------8---------8---------7---------7---|
b-----9---------9---------9---------9---------9------|
g-10--------10--------10--------10--------10---------|
d----------------------------------------------------|
a----------------------------------------------------|
e----------------------------------------------------|

e-----------15^#-13----13-----------------------------|
b-------------------16----15-16-13-15-15^-15-15~~--15-|
g-12~~~~-12-------------------------------------------|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|
|                                                     |
e--------7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------8----|
b-----8--------8-------8-------8-------8-------9------|
g--10-------10------10------10------10------10--------|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|

e-----------------------------------------------------|
b-13h15p13\12----13--12h13p12----12-------------------|
g-----------------------------13----13\12-12\10-10h12-|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|
|                                                     |
e----------8------------8------------8------------8---|
b------9------------9------------9------------9-------|
g-10-----------10-----------10-----------10-----------|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|

e-----------------------------------------------------|
b----------------13--12----13-12----------------------|
g-12~~~~~~~~~-12--------12-------12\10-10~~~~~~~~~~~~-|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|
|                                                     |
e----------7------------7------------7------------7---|
b------8------------8------------8------------8-------|
g-10-----------10-----------10-----------10-----------|
d-----------------------------------------------------|
a-----------------------------------------------------|
e-----------------------------------------------------|

e---------------------------13--13----------------------|
b-----------------------13----------13------------------|
g-10----10--10--12--13------------------12~~~~~~~~~~~~~-|
d-------------------------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------------------------|
|                                                       |
e----8------8------8------8------8------7------7------7-|
b---9------9------9------9------9------8------8------8--|
g-10-----10-----10-----10-----10-----10-----10-----10---|
d-------------------------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------------------------|

e-------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------|
g-12--12^#--12--12\10--10----------10h12----12--|
d-------------------------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------------------------|
|                                                       |
e----7----7----8----8----8----8----8----8----7----7----7|
b---8----8----8----9----9----9----9----9----8----8----8-|
g-10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10--|
d-------------------------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------------------------|

e----------------------------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0------2-0-------0-------0-------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0------2---------0-------0-------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------0---------2-------3-------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3----------------3-------1-------3--------|


Verse 3:

  Love     of       two      is one
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

  Here     but now     they're gone
e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|

e-------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------|
g-----2-0--------0--------0--------0--|
d---2----------0--------0--------0----|
a-0----------2--------3--------2------|
e----------3--------1--------3--------|


Pre-chorus:

 Came the last night of sadness and it was clear she couldn't go on then the
e----------------------------------------------------------------------|
b----------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------------------------------------------------------------------0--|
d-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-7-7-7---5-5-5-2--|
a-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-----3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-7-7-7---5-5-5-2--|
e-1-1-1-1-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0---1-1-1-1-0-0-0-0-5-5-5-0-3-3-3-0--|

door was open and the wind appeared, the candles blew and disappeared
e------------------------------------------------------------------|
b------------------------------------------------------------------|
g------------------------------------------------------------------|
d-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5--|
a-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5--|
e-1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3\1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3--|
The curtains flew and he appeared   Come on baby

               saying don't be afraid      And she had no fear
e-------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------------|
g---------------------------------------0-----0-----0-----0---|
d-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5----3-----5-----7-----5------|
a-3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5/7-7-7-7\5-5-5-5----3-----5-----7-----5------|
e-1-1-1-1/3-3-3-3/5-5-5-5\3-3-3-3----1-----3-----5-----3------|
 And she ran to him      They looked backwards and said goodbye

        Then they started to fly          She had become like they are
e-------------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---|
d---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
a---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
e---1-------3-------5-------3-------1-------3-------5-------3-------|
She had taken his hand                  Come on baby

         She had become like they are             Don't fear the reaper
e-------------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---|
d---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
a---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
e---1-------3-------5-------3-------1-------3-------5-------3-------|


Outro:

GTR 1: Play 7 times(to fade)
e-------------------------------------------------------------------|
b-------------------------------------------------------------------|
g-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0---|
d---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
a---3-------5-------7-------5-------3-------5-------7-------5-------|
e---1-------3-------5-------3-------1-------3-------5-------3-------|

|GTR 2: Play 7 times(to fade)                                       |
e-12----------------------------------------------------------------|
b-----12^____#--10~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~---|
g-------------------------------------------------------------------|
d-------------------------------------------------------------------|
a-------------------------------------------------------------------|
e-------------------------------------------------------------------|

PLEASE RATE IT!!!

/=slide up      h=hammer on    #=pull down               =feed back note
\=slide down    ^^=full bend   (10)=ghost note and hold
p=pull off      ^=1/2 bend     ~~=vibrato

            
comments
print report bad tab
9 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
PINK_F_L_O_Y_D wrote on July 28 2006, 03:54 pm

Good tab

http://www.buckdharma.com/Guitar/DFTR_guit.pdf

0 reply
antipop333 wrote on August 3 2006, 07:57 pm

(oo)
O
wow

0 reply
swing life away wrote on July 5 2007, 01:09 pm

awesome tab man

I want to post or [tab]
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Please do not post tabs as comments. Select "correction" instead!