Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Crystal Skull Tab

ver1
ver1

Whole song

Interactive

More versions @911Tabs.com
36,002 views 48 this week
6 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
excellent!
x 13
Autoscroll
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Contributor
Difficulty
intermediate
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.
Band:  MASTODON
Album: BLOOD MOUNTAIN
Song:  CRYSTAL SKULL

Transcribed By: (The Kraken)
Email:          (the_kraken_awakes@yahoo.co.uk)


.  - palm mute           /  - slide up to
\  - slide down to       ~  - vibrato
h  - hammer on           b  - Bend
p  - pull off            Suffixes for bend
t  - tap                 f  - full bend    h - half bend
ph - pinched harmonic    q  - quarter bend t - tap bend
*  - see comment         ^  - Hold bend    r release bend
x  - Stuccatto           ~  - vibrato bend
,  - slight palm mute    () - ghost note, sustained note
"  - tremolo note        <> - Trill

Tuning D G C F A D

Solo is untabbed unfortunately but this is the main body of the song

Main riff
D-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------|
F-------------------------------------------------------------------|
C-------------------------------------------------------------------| X 6
G-------------------7-7-7-6~----6~----------------------------------|
D-0-0-0-7-7-7-8-8-8---------8-7---8-7-------------------------------|

Verse riff
"Into the black hole..."
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7-------10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7--------------|
|---8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5----------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5----------------|
|--7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3-----------7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3----------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                             Gtr 2 plays
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |---16-16-16--13-15-15--10-12-12-----|
                             |---14-14-14--13-15-15--10-12-12-----|
-
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7-------10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7--------------|
|---8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9--11--8---------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------x---x--x--------------------------|
|--7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3-----------7---9--6---------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

Main riff
"the source of consciousness..."
D-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------|
F-------------------------------------------------------------------|
C-------------------------------------------------------------------| X4
G-------------------7-7-7-6~----6~----------------------------------|
D-0-0-0-7-7-7-8-8-8---------8-7---8-7-------------------------------|

Verse riff
"Into the black hole..."
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7-------10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7--------------|
|---8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5----------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5----------------|
|--7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3-----------7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3----------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                             Gtr 2 plays
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |------------------------------------|
                             |---16-16-16--13-15-15--10-12-12-----|
                             |---14-14-14--13-15-15--10-12-12-----|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7-------10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7--------------|
|---8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------8--8--8--7-7-7--5-5-5--------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------9--11--8---------------------------|
|--9-9-9--8-8-8--5-5-5-----------x---x--x---------------------------|
|--7-7-7--6-6-6--3-3-3-----------7---9--6---------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|


Interlude
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---7-10-9-10-7----7-10-9-10-7-----7-9-6---7-9-6--------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0--------------0---------------0-------0--------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------7------7-----------------------|
|---7-10-9-10-7----7-10-9-10-7-----7---9--7---9---------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0--------------0---------------0-------0--------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-7--------------------------------------------------------------|
|------10-9-10-9-7---10-9-6---9-7h9p7-------------------------------|
|------------------7--------7---------10----------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                              Gtr 2 plays harmony
                              |----------------|
                              |-12-10h12p10----|
                              |------------12--|
                              |----------------|
                              |----------------|
                              |----------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-7--------------------------------------------------------------|
|------10-9-10-9-7---10-9-6---9-7h9p7-------------------------------|
|------------------7--------7---------10----------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                              Gtr 2 plays harmony
                              |------------|
                              |-8-6h8p6----|
                              |---------9--|
                              |------------|
                              |------------|
                              |------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---7-10-9-10-7----7-10-9-10-7-----7-9-9-9-6---7-9-9-9-6------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0--------------0---------------0-----------0----------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------7-7-7--------7-7-7-------------|
|---7-10-9-10-7----7-10-9-10-7-----7-------9----7-------9-----------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0--------------0---------------0------------0---------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-7--------------------------------------------------------------|
|------10-9-10-9-7---10-9-6---9-7h9p7-------------------------------|
|------------------7--------7---------10----------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                              Gtr 2 plays harmony
                              |----------------|
                              |-12-10h12p10----|
                              |------------12--|
                              |----------------|
                              |----------------|
                              |----------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-7--------------------------------------------------------------|
|------10-9-10-9-7---10-9-6---9-7h9p7-------------------------------|
|------------------7--------7---------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
                              Gtr 2 plays harmony
                              |------------|
                              |-8-6h8p6----|
                              |------------|
                              |------------|
                              |------------|
                              |------------|

Riff 2
"One million voice!"
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-9--11--12--8-(8)--------------------9--11--12--8-(8)--------------|
|-x--x----x--x-(x)--------------------x--x----x--x-(x)--------------|
|-7--9---10--6-(6)-6h7p6--------------7--9---10--6-(6)-6h7p6--------|
|------------------------8-7---------------------------------8-7----|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-9--11--12--8-(8)--------------------9--11--12--8-(8)--------------|
|-x--x----x--x-(x)--------------------x--x----x--x-(x)--------------|
|-7--9---10--6-(6)-6h7p6--------------7--9---10--6-(6)-6h7p6--------|
|------------------------8-7---------------------------------8-7----|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--7h8p7------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------9-8---2h3p2p0----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------2--------------------------------------------|

"Running thru the darkness!"
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------8-(8)--------------------8-(8)------------------------------|
|-2-4-5-6-(6)-6h7p6--------2-4-5-6-(6)-6h7p6------------------------|
|-0-2-3-------------8-7----0-2-3-------------8-7--------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------8-(8)--------------------8-(8)------------------------------|
|-2-4-5-6-(6)-6h7p6--------2-4-5-6-(6)-6h7p6------------------------|
|-0-2-3-------------8-7----0-2-3-------------8-7--------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--7h8p7------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------9-8---2h3p2p0----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------2--------------------------------------------|

"The touch is cold!"
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-9-9---------------9-9---------------------------------------------|
|-7-7---------------7-7---------------------------------------------|
|-----.3-2-0-3-2-0------.3-2-0-3-2-0--------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-12--12----------------12-12---------------------------------------| X4
|-10--10----------------10-10---------------------------------------|
|--------.3-2-0-3-2-0---------.3-2-0-3-2-0--------------------------|

Riff 3
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0h2-2-0h2p0-2-----0-2---0-----0h2-2-0h2p0-2-----0-2---0-----------|
|---------------2-2-----2---------------------2-2-----2-------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0h2-2-0h2p0-2-----0-2---0-----0h2-2-0h2p0-2-----0-2---0-----------|
|---------------2-2-----2---------------------2-2-----2-------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr 2 plays harmony
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--4h5-5-4h5p4-5-----4-5---4-----4h5-5-4h5p4-5-----4-5---4----------|
|----------------5-5-----5---------------------5-5-----5------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

SOLO over riff 3 repeated
then back to...

Main riff
D-------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-------------------------------------------------------------------|
F-------------------------------------------------------------------|
C-------------------------------------------------------------------| X4
G-------------------7-7-7-6~----6~----------------------------------|
D-0-0-0-7-7-7-8-8-8---------8-7---8-7-------------------------------|

|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-0h2-2-0h2p0-2-----0-2---0-----------------------------------------|
|---------------2-2-----2-------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gtr 2 plays harmony
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--4h5-5-4h5p4-5-----4-5---4----------------------------------------|
|----------------5-5-----5------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|

Finish
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-9-/-2-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-7-/-2-------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----0-------------------------------------------------------------|
comments
print report bad tab
6 comments total. Showing first comments.
+1 reply
gtr_prsn_89 wrote on March 14 2007, 02:02 pm

pretty good tab bro

+1 reply
cherginator wrote on May 7 2007, 11:16 pm

Very nice tab man


I think the "Running through the darkness" part goes like this though

One guitar plays this while the other plays your way
|------------------------------------------
|------------------------------------------
|------------------------------------------
|--------8--(8)----------------------------
|-2-4-5--6--(6)----6h7p6-------------------
|-0-2-3--6--(6)-----------8-7--------------

+2 reply
john21 wrote on September 9 2007, 05:57 am

this songs fun to play. great and simple 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!