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Better Than Drugs Tab

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Skillet: Better Than Drugs
Album: Comatose
2006 Atlantic Records
Drop B Tuning B-F#-B-E-G#-C#

palm mute=...etc
p=pull off
~=let it ring
h=hammer on
b=bend
r=return bend

Intro
C#[--------------------------------------------------------]
G#[--------------------------------------------------------]
E [--------------------------------------------------------]
B [--------------------------------------------------------]
F#[-----8/7-7/8/7-7/8/7-7/8/7-----8/7-7/8/7-7/8/7-7/8/7----]
B [-0/0-----------------------0/0--------------------------]
    ................................

C#[----------------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------]
E [---------------------------------10---9---5---2-----------]
B [----------------------------------x---x---x---x----3-2----]
F#[----------------------------------8---7---3---0----3-2----]x2
B [-3p0/0-3p0/0-2p0/0-5p0/0-8p0-7p0---0/0-0/0-0/0-0/0-3-2----]

Verse 1
Keyboard/Piano
then
C#[-------8----8-----8----8----8----8----8----8------------------------------]
G#[---6-----6-----6----6----5----5----5----5------8--10--8/10/11--11--11-----]
E [-7---7-----7-----7----7----7----7----7----7--10-10--10-------10--10--10---]
B [--------------------------------------------------------------------------]
F#[--------------------------------------------------------------------------]
B [--------------------------------------------------------------------------]

C#[----------8-8----8-8--------]
G#[-10--10------10-----10------]
E [---10--10------10-----10----]
B [----------------------------]
F#[----------------------------]
B [----------------------------]

Then
Gtr. 2
C#[-----------------------------]
G#[-----------------------------]
E [-----------------------------]
B [-8----10----0-2-----xx0-5----]
F#[-8----10----0-2-----xx0-5----]
B [-8----10----0-2-8/7-xx0-5----]
                           .....

Gtr. 1
C#[--------------------------]
G#[-15--------15-14----15----]
E [--x---------x--x-----x----]
B [-12--------13-12----13----]
F#[--------------------------]
B [--------------------------]

Then
Gtr. 2
C#[--------------------]
G#[--------------------]
E [--------------------]
B [-5/5/5--5/5/5--5----]
F#[-5/5/5--5/5/5--5----]
B [-5/5/5--5/5/5--5----]

Chorus
C#[----------------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------]
E [----------------------------------------------------------]
B [-10--xxx-10--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]
F#[--8--xxx--8--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]x2
B [--8--xxx--8--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]

Post-Chorus
Gtr. 2
C#[----------------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------]
E [---------------------------------10---9---5---2-----------]
B [----------------------------------x---x---x---x----3-2----]
F#[----------------------------------8---7---3---0----3-2----]x2
B [-3p0/0-3p0/0-2p0/0-5p0/0-8p0-7p0---0/0-0/0-0/0-0/0-3-2----]

Gtr. 1
C#[----------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------]
E [-5/7-7~~~5/7-5/7~~7/5/7-5/7~~~5/7-5/7~~10/10-9~~----]
B [----------------------------------------------------]
F#[----------------------------------------------------]x2
B [----------------------------------------------------]

Verse 2
(Same as Verse 1)

Chorus

Bridge
Gtr. 2
C#[------------------------------------------------]
G#[------------------------------------------------]
E [------------------------------------------------]
B [-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-------0-0-2-------0----]
F#[-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-------0-0-2-------0----]
B [-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-8/7-xx0-0-2-8/7-xx0----]

Gtr. 1
C#[--------------------8----8/10~-8/10/12/13/12/13/15/13/15/17/15/17-20/22~--]
G#[-6/5/6/8/6/8/10/8/10-10p8-------------------------------------------------]
E [--------------------------------------------------------------------------]
B [--------------------------------------------------------------------------]
F#[--------------------------------------------------------------------------]
B [--------------------------------------------------------------------------]

C#[-22br20/17/20h22/20/17p15/17/20---------------]
G#[-------------------------------20-17h18/17----]
E [----------------------------------------------]
B [----------------------------------------------]
F#[----------------------------------------------]
B [----------------------------------------------]

C#[-20p18/17/18p17/15/17p15/13/15p13/12/13p12/10/12p10/8/10p8/5/8p5---------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------------8/6~~----]
E [-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
B [-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
F#[-------------------------------------------------------------------------]
B [-------------------------------------------------------------------------]

Then
C#[------------------------------------------]
G#[------------------------------------------]
E [------------------------------------------]
B [-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-------0-5-----5--]
F#[-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-------0-5-----5--]
B [-8-xxx-8--10-xxx-10--0-2-8/7-xx0-5-----5--]
                                    ......

Then
(Acoustic)
C#[-5----3----1----]
G#[-6----6----3----]
E [-5----5----2----]
B [-7----5----3----]
F#[-5----3----1----]
B [----------------]

Chorus 2
C#[----------------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------]
E [----------------------------------------------------------]
B [-10--xxx-10--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]
F#[--8--xxx--8--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]x4
B [--8--xxx--8--0--xxx-0--3/3-3-xxx-3-3/3-3/3-3-xxx-3/3-3----]

Ending
Gtr. 2
C#[----------------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------------]
E [---------------------------------10---9---5---2-----------]
B [----------------------------------x---x---x---x----3-2----]
F#[----------------------------------8---7---3---0----3-2----]x2
B [-3p0/0-3p0/0-2p0/0-5p0/0-8p0-7p0---0/0-0/0-0/0-0/0-3-2----]


Gtr. 1
C#[----------------------------------------------------]
G#[----------------------------------------------------]
E [-5/7-7~~~5/7-5/7~~7/5/7-5/7~~~5/7-5/7~~10/10-9~~----]
B [----------------------------------------------------]
F#[----------------------------------------------------]x2
B [----------------------------------------------------]

Then
C#[----------]
G#[----------]
E [----------]
B [-0/0/0----]
F#[-0/0/0----]
B [-0/0/0----]
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rev_rocker8908 wrote on April 30 2008, 12:35 pm

Hey, this is a pretty good tab, the tuning is correct and everything. But, i think they use a seven-string guitar for this song. I don't know that for a fact, but i do know it's easier that way because the seventh string is a low B, so instead of tuning your guitar all out of whack, you could just use that string. Right?

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death eater wrote on July 2 2008, 12:20 pm

no the seven string guitar wouldnt work cause u would still be all out of wack. seven string guitar is tuned B,E,A,D,G,B,e right? aint no way in tuning it up

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rev_rocker8908 wrote on August 2 2008, 03:02 pm

What? You just made no sense there death eater, You Don't have to tune it up it's already on the low B Why in the heck would you have to tune it up?
It would work much better with the intro Like this

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

Now, Wouldn't that be a lot easier than having to tune your stinkin guitar that low... believe me, I've tried it and it sounds really sloppy!

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