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----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                           SHOWDOWN - Pendulum
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Tabbed by: Chris Colyer
Email: csc501@myway.com

Tuning: Standard

Opening (it's been such a long time coming, i thought you'd understand..)
e|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------|x4
A|---------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------|

I know thought I sold my sole but never told me to my face..
e|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------|
D|-2------------------0---2--------------------0------------|x2
A|-------------0--2---------------------0---2---------------|
E|--0----3---4--------------0----3---4----------------------|

Main Riff
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2---------------0-1-2---5--7--7-5-----2-------------0------------------|
A|------------0-1-2------------------7-5----------0-1-2---2-0--------------|
E|---0----3-4-------------------------------0-3-4---------------3---5-3-0--|
Plays under:
e|/12--/12-12--/12-|-/12-/12-12--/12-|-/12-/12-12-/12-|-/12-/12-12-/12-----|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Second time..
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2---------------0-1-2---5--7--7-5-----2-------------0------------------|
A|------------0-1-2------------------7-5----------0-1-2---2-0--------------|
E|---0----3-4-------------------------------0-3-4---------------3---5-3-0--|
Plays under:
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|/9---/9--9---/9--|-/9--/9--9---/9--|/9---/9--9---/9--|-/9---/9--9--/9----|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
repeat main riff once without over-top effects, then repeat the whole thing.

1st Verse:
Bass line changes, sound over the top:
e|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|/7---/7---/7----/7--/7--7---------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--5----5----5-----5---5-----------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0-0-------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-8-----7----6---5---------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-5-----4----3---2---------------------------------------------|x3
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0---0-0-0----------------|

New lead bit (second half of the verse):
e|----------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------|
G|-9-9---7-7---4-4---2-2-----7--4---------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|x3
A|----------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------|
B|---9---10------------12-----------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

2nd Verse:
e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|--5-5-5-4----4-4-2-------5-5-5-4------2------------------|
D|-------------------4-------------2-4----4----------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------0-0-2--------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------|
G|--5-5-5-4----4-4-2--------------------------------------|
D|------------------4-----2-2---2-2-2-4--4-4--------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|--5-5-5-4----4-4-2-------5-5-5-4------2------------------|
D|-------------------4-------------2-4----4----------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------0-0-2--------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------|
G|--5-5-5-4----4-4-2--------------------------------------|
D|------------------4-----2-2---2-2-2-4--4-4--------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|
     play and gradually release|harmonic E.
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--5bu7--7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d5----------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------[5]-2------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--5bu7--7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d5----------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--5bu7--7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d5----------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------[5]-2------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--5bu7--7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d7d5----------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Here we go again.. (reprise main riff):
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2-------------0-1-2--7-5------2--------------0--------------------|x2
A|------------0-2-----------7-5-------------0--2---2-0----------------|
E|---0---3--4-----------------------0--3--4------------3--------------|

Main Riff
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2---------------0-1-2---5--7--7-5-----2-------------0------------------|
A|------------0-1-2------------------7-5----------0-1-2---2-0--------------|
E|---0----3-4-------------------------------0-3-4---------------3---5-3-0--|
Plays under:
e|/12--/12-12--/12-|-/12-/12-12--/12-|-/12-/12-12-/12-|-/12-/12-12-/12-----|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Second time..
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2---------------0-1-2---5--7--7-5-----2-------------0------------------|
A|------------0-1-2------------------7-5----------0-1-2---2-0--------------|
E|---0----3-4-------------------------------0-3-4---------------3---5-3-0--|
Plays under:
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|/9---/9--9---/9--|-/9--/9--9---/9--|/9---/9--9---/9--|-/9---/9--9--/9----|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
repeat main riff once without over-top effects, then repeat the whole thing.

3rd Verse
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------7--4--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------2------3-0--2------------2----------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------5---2------------------------------------|
E|--0-0----------0-0---------0-0-----------5--4--1-0-----------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------7--4--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------2------3-0--2------------2--------3-2-3-2-------------------|
A|--------------------------------5---2------------------------------------|
E|--0-0----------0-0---------0-0-----------0-0-----------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------7--4--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------2------3-0--2------------2----------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------5---2------------------------------------|
E|--0-0----------0-0---------0-0-----------5--4--1-0-----------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------7--4--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------2------3-0--2------------2--------3-2-3-2-------------------|
A|--------------------------------5---2------------------------------------|
E|--0-0----------0-0---------0-0-------------------------------------------|

Final Verse
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------3--5----10--8-----3--5-----------3--5---10-8-----3--5------------|
G|-----------------------4--------------4---------------4------------------|
D|-5--4---0--2----7---5-----0--2----5------0--2---7--5-----0--2------------|
A|-----------------------2--------------2---------------2------------------|
E|-3--2-----------------------------3--------------------------------------|

e|--15--14-13-12--19--18-17-16--15--14-13-12--19--18-17-16--15--14-13-12|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--12--11-10--9--16--15-14-13--12--11-10--9--16--15-14-13--12--11-10--9|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

If your after chords I'd use the bass tab - this is mainly for the lead, although the main riff is the same.

Any comments appreciated, please rate.

| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| d  Release slightly - part of gradual full release.
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
============================================================================
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muse_freek wrote on February 6 2011, 11:27 am

i love this

0 reply
aeonspark wrote on April 1 2013, 08:56 am

Amazing tab! Good job!

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