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Knights Of Cydonia Tab

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Muse
Knights of Cydonia
Black Holes and Revelations
Tabbed By Jimmy Voelzke

Another guy tabbed this song out, and it was only about 90% correct, with some stuff 
This version is right, I'm possitive. There are 2 Guitars playing in this song, not just 1! 
Rocks! This song is quite difficult, it will take practice.

Standard Tuning

Intro Guitar 1

e--------------|
B--------------|
G--------------|
D--------------| repeat X4 (NOT tremolo picked)
A--------------|
E--0-2-3-5-5-7-|

Intro Guitar 2
e-------------------------------------|
B-------------------------------------|
G-------------------------------------|
D--2--444--555--777--777--999 repeat--| X8
A--2--444--555--777--777--999---------|
E--0--222--333--555--555--777---------|

Guitar 1 Mini Solo Thing
e------------------------------|
B------------------------------|
G------------------------------|
D------------------------------| All Tremolo Picked
A--7-9-10-12-10-9-7-6(all-X2)--|
E-----------------------19-----|/// Slide Down Neck While Tremolo Picking
Guitar Solo Riff

Guitar 2

e---------------------------------------------------------------|
B------------------Galloping Rythym-----------------------------|
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D--2--2-2-2-2-2-2-----------------------------------------------|
A--2--2-2-2-2-2-2--Repeat A Lot---------------------------------|
E--0--0-0-0-0-0-0-----------------------------------------------|

W.B.=Whammy Bar-Easy To Hear At These Points, However you will need to use it a lot to 
the sound he does.

e------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-(Hit-Each-Note-About-8-Times,-all-32nd-notes!)-------------------------|
G------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D--5-4-2-0////(W.B.)-2-4-5-4-2-0////(W.B.)-1-2-4-2-5-7-8-7-8-9-----------|///(W.B.)
A------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e----------------------------------------------------------------|
B-(Hit-Each-Note-About-8-Times,-all-32nd-notes!)-----------------|
G--8-5-0////(W.B.)-7-8-7-5-3////(W.B)-7-5-3-5-3-1-3-4-5----------|///(W.B.)
D----------------------------------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------------------------------|

e--11-10-8-6-8-10-11-10-8-6-7-8-10-8-11-13-14-13-15-19-16-------|
B---------------------------------------------------------16----|
G-(Hit-Each-Note-About-8-Times,-al-32nd-notes!)-----------------|
D---------------------------------------------------------------|
A---------------------------------------------------------------|
E---------------------------------------------------------------|
(Cont.)
e--18-19-18-16-14-18-16-14-16-14-12-14-15-16--------------------|
B---------------------------------------------------------------|
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D---------------------------------------------------------------|
A---------------------------------------------------------------|
E---------------------------------------------------------------|

Singing Starts, all bass, then back to intro riffs, just end with

e--19////---------------------|  Slide Down Neck While Tremolo Picking
B-----------------------------|
G-----------------------------|
D-----------------------------|
A-----------------------------|
E-----------------------------|
Cool Riffs

e---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------5-------------------------------------------------------|
A--5h7-77-(X3)-5h7-5-5h7--5---------5h7-77p0---7p0-00-(X3)------------------|
E--------------------------777(X3)-----------------------7-5-3---3p0-00-----|(X3)

That's It. Have Fun!
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Cliff_Hetfield wrote on July 20 2006, 12:57 pm

You're missing the solo at the end. Yeah he overdubs, but only in the intro and outro. In the intro he mutes an acoustic over the electric. And the outro he plays the solo under the outro riffs. You missed where they crescendo into the bridge.

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yeovil4eva wrote on November 12 2006, 09:56 am

and this song isnt difficult, it took me 20 mins to learn

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MaXiMuse wrote on January 15 2008, 11:24 am

ADVANCED? WTF?

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