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Desperate Measures by Marianas Trench   
Album: Ever After


Tabbed by: adris8
E-mail: dzafran96@hotmail.com

Matt Web: Guitar 1
Josh Ramsay: Guitar 2

Standard tuning


This tab was transcribed from live videos of them and also by ear. 
This tab accompanies my guitar cover: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpZU-3etABA
Should be almost perfectly correct.

Intro:

Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------| x9
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|


Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------|
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|
Guitar 2
e|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
B|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
G|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
D|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
A|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
E|------------------------------|


Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------| x4
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|
Guitar 2
e|5-x-x-4---7-7---xx9---xx9-----|
B|5-x-x-4---7-7---xx9---xx9-----|
G|6-x-x-4---8x8---xx9---xx9-----| x4
D|7-x-x-6---9x9---xx11--xx11----|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|


Chorus:

Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------| 
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx9-xx9------xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx11-xx11----|
E|5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx7-xx7------xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx9--xx9-----|


Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|2---------4----4-xx4--xx4-----xx2---------4----4-xx6--xx6-----| 
D|2---------2----2-xx2--xx2-----xx2---------2----2-xx4--xx4-----|
A|0--x-x--6---xx----------------xx0--x-x--6---xx----------------|
E|---x-x--4---xx---------------------x-x--4---xx----------------|


Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------| x3
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx9-xx9------xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx11-xx11--|
E|xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx7-xx7------xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx9--xx9---|


Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|xx2---------4----4-xx4--xx4-----xx2---------4----4-xx6--xx6---| x3
D|xx2---------2----2-xx2--xx2-----xx2---------2----2-xx4--xx4---|
A|xx0--x-x--6---xx----------------xx0--x-x--6---xx--------------|
E|-----x-x--4---xx---------------------x-x--4---xx--------------|


Verse:

Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------| x3
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|


Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------|
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|
Guitar 2
e|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
B|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
G|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
D|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
A|-------------x-x--xxx--xxx--xx|
E|------------------------------|


Guitar 1
e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------| x4
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|
Guitar 2
e|5-x-x-4---7-7---xx9---xx9-----|
B|5-x-x-4---7-7---xx9---xx9-----|
G|6-x-x-4---8x8---xx9---xx9-----| x4
D|7-x-x-6---9x9---xx11--xx11----|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|


Chorus x1


Bridge:

Guitar 1
e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|  x2
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|7--7--7--6--9--9--9--9-----7--7--7--6--9--9--11-11---|
E|5--5--5--4--7--7--7--7-----5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9----|
Guitar 2
e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|2--2--2-----4--4--4--4-----2--2--2-----4--4--6--6----|  x2
D|2--2--2-----2--2--2--2-----2--2--2-----2--2--4--4----|
A|0--0--0--6-----------------0--0--0--6----------------|
E|---------4--------------------------4----------------|


Vocal/Synth Break


Outro:

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------| 
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx9-xx9------xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx11-xx11----|
E|5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx7-xx7------xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx9--xx9-----|


Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|2---------4----4-xx4--xx4-----xx2---------4----4-xx6--xx6-----| 
D|2---------2----2-xx2--xx2-----xx2---------2----2-xx4--xx4-----|
A|0--x-x--6---xx----------------xx0--x-x--6---xx----------------|
E|---x-x--4---xx---------------------x-x--4---xx----------------|


Guitar 1
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------| 
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx9-xx9------xx7--x-x--6-9-xx-9-xx11-xx11--|
E|xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx7-xx7------xx5--x-x--4-7-xx-7-xx9--xx9---|


Guitar 2
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|xx2---------4----4-xx4--xx4-----xx2---------4----4-xx6--xx6---|
D|xx2---------2----2-xx2--xx2-----xx2---------2----2-xx4--xx4---|
A|xx0--x-x--6---xx----------------xx0--x-x--6---xx--------------|
E|-----x-x--4---xx---------------------x-x--4---xx--------------|
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vince--hey wrote on June 23 2013, 04:01 pm

awesome tab! thanks man

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adris8 wrote on July 8 2013, 11:04 am

no problem. :D

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demonicchazza97 wrote on January 21 2014, 05:08 pm

I have one point, see when you play the intro try this instead I find its sounds a little better


e|5--5--5--4--7--7--9--9--------|
B|5--5--5--5--7--7--9--9--------|
G|x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--------| x9
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|

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