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Acid Bath - “The Blue” 
Words and Music by: Dax Riggs, Mike Sanchez, Sammy Duet, Audie Pitre, and  
Jimmy Kyle 
As heard on Acid Bath’s Rotten recording “When the Kite String Pops” 
Transcribed by: Michael Hagler  - Neo10169@cs.com 

bass intro: 
F----------------------------|         
C----------------------------| . X4    
G---------5------------------| .      
C-0----5-----6---0--3--5--3--|         

“Across your... 
D--------------------------------| 
A--------------------------------| 
F--------------------------------|  . x4 
C--------------------------------|  . 
G--0--------5-----------3--5--3--| 
C--0-----5-----6-----0--3--5--3--| 
 Face,            I see what you 
 Are,            you want to kill the  
 Sun,            and blot out the stars 
                 I know you you’re... 

D-------------------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------------------| 
F-------------------------------------------|  . x4 
C-----------------------------------^----^--|  . 
G--0---------------3------3--5--3---5----5--| 
C--0--0--0---5--7-----7---------------------| 
 Nothing,                         you’re so 
 Small,                          you’re fuckin 
 Nothing,                         nothing at 
 All, 

The sun burns... 
D--------------------------------| 
A--------------------------------| 
F--------------------------------|  . x4 
C--------------------------------|  .  
G--0--------5-----------3--5--3--| 
C--0-----5-----6-----0--3--5--3--| 
 On,            It reminds me of 
 You,           The slit wrists of the 
 Sky,           Bleeding into the blue 
                 We twist beneath  

D-------------------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------------------| 
F-------------------------------------------|  . x4 
C-----------------------------------^----^--|  . 
G--0---------------3------3--5--3---5----5--| 
C--0--0--0---5--7-----7---------------------| 
 Forever,                 but do you know what you’ve 
 Done?,                          ants in the 
 Afterbirth,                   slugs under the 
 Sun,  

bass riff: 
F-------------------------------------| 
C-------------------------------------| 
G--5--3--0--3----0-----------3--------| 
C-------------------3--0--3-----3--0--| 

“Go!” 
D--------x3---------|--------------------------| 
A-------------------|--------------------------| 
F-------------------|--------------------------|  .  x2 
C-------------------|--------------------------|  . 
G--0----------5-----|-0---------5-----5-----5--| 
C--0--0--5h7-----7\-|-0--0--5h7---5h7---5h7----| 

D-------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------| 
F-------------------------------|  . X4 
C-------------------------------|  . 
G--0--------8----0--------------| 
C--0--0--0-------0--0--0--0--1--| 

D----------------------------------------------------------------| 
A----------------------------------------------------------------| 
F----------------------------------------------------------------| 
C-----------------------1-1-1-1-------------------------1-1-1-1--| 
G---------8-------------1-1-1-1------------8------------1-1-1-1--| 
C-----------------------1-1-1-1-------------------------1-1-1-1--| 
 I could not  wake the dead man  dreaming...        yea 

D----------------------------------------------------------------| 
A----------------------------------------------------------------| 
F----------------------------------------------------------------| 
C--------------1-1-1-1-------------------------------------------| 
G-------8------1-1-1-1-----------------8---8--8------------------| 
C--------------1-1-1-1-------------------------------------------| 
 acid party    murder at the late show             Oh yea 



D-------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------| 
F-------------------------------|  . x4 
C-------------------------------|  . 
G--0--------8----0--------------| 
C--0--0--0-------0--0--0--1--1--| 
 Mutate     me and breed yourselves a 
 savior, 
 I could not  kill the dead man 
 screaming... 

D---------|------------------------------------------------------| 
A---------|------------------------------------------------------| 
F---------|------------------------------------------------------| .x4 
C-1-1-1-1-|------------------------------------------------------| . 
G-1-1-1-1-|-0--------7--12\-0------------------------------------| 
C-1-1-1-1-|-0--0--0--7--12\-0--0--0--0---1-----------------------| 
 Eat my dead cock                        Oh yea! 
 Eat my dead cock                        Oh yea! 

D-----------------------------------------------|-1st-----|-2nd-------- 
A-----------------------------------------------|-ending--|-ending----- 
F-----------------------------------------------|---------|------------ 
C----------------------1-1-1-1------------------|-1-1-1-1-|--------111 
G-------7--12----------1-1-1-1-----------7--12--|-1-1-1-1-|-7-12-7-111 
C-------7--12----------1-1-1-1-----------7--12--|-1-1-1-1-|-7-12-7-111 
 I have fallen deep in love with the sky 
 Fragments of a sunbeam glaring on a kitchen knife 

D------------------------------| 
A------------------------------| 
F------------------------------| . X4 
C------------------------------| . 
G--0--------7--12\-0-----------| 
C--0--0--0--7--12\-0--0--0--1--| 
 Leaves wioll fall  as everything must 
 follow, 
 kill your idol   come on jump into the  
 void,                 Eat My cold shit... 

D-----------------------| 
A-----------------------| 
F-----------------------| . X2 
C-----------------------| . 
G--5\4--4\5--4\5--8--8--| 
C--5\4--4\5--4\5--8--8--| 

D-------------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------------| 
F-----------------6----------------6--| . x4 
C-----------------6----------------6--| . 
G-------5--4--5---4------5--4--5---4--| 
C-------5--4--5----------5--4--5------| 
 everybody whispers  where birds fall dead 
  (play thru) 
 I smell the yellow sickness  churning in- 
 side your head 

D--------------------| 
A--------------------| 
F--------------------| . x2 
C--------------------| . 
G--4/1--1--4/1--8-8--| 
C--4/1--1--4/1--8-8--| 

D-------------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------------| 
F-----------------6----------------6--| . x4 
C-----------------6----------------6--| . 
G-------5--4--5---4------5--4--5---4--| 
C-------5--4--5----------5--4--5------| 
 wiping flecks of foam   twisting with rabies 
  (play thru) 
 bloody, we run  through these fields of dasies 
  (play thru) 

D--------------------| 
A--------------------| 
F--------------------| . x4 
C--------------------| . 
G--4\1--1--4\1--8-8--| 
C--4\1--1--4\1--8-8--| 

Solo: w/wah        (rythm backing solo is intro riff) 
D---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
F--------------------------^---^--------------------------------------- 
C-----7--5--7--10--7-10-7--12--12--------12-^-------------------------- 
G-5h7---------------------------------12----10----12-10---------------- 
C-------------------------------------------------------10--10h12-1212 

D---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
F---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
C---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
G-8-8--------------------8-8--------------------8-8-10-10-12-12-10-10-- 
C-----12-12--10-10-12-12-----12-12--10-10-12-12------------------------ 

D----------------------------------------------------14----18---------- 
A--------------------------------------15------17----16^---17^--------- 
F--------------^-----------^-----------18^-----18^--------------------- 
C--------------12----------10------------------------------------------ 
G-12-12-10-10---------------------------------------------------------- 
C---------------------------------------------------------------------- 

D---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A-----------------------15------15------------------------------------- 
F-14----14-17-16-13---------13------13----^---^---^----^---^---^---^--- 
C-----------------------------------------5---5---5----5---5---5---5--- 
G---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
C---------------------------------------------------------------------- 

D---------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A--------------------------------------------^------------------------- 
F------------------------------10h12-12--10--12------------------10h12 
C------------------------10h12------------------------------10h12------ 
G-5--3--5----------10h12------------------------------10h12------------ 
C---------------------------------------------------------------------- 

D--------------------------------------------------------------------- 
A--------------------------------------------------------------------- 
F-12--10--12-------10------------------------------------------------- 
C------------10-12----12-10----------13~-----12~-----13~-----12~------ 
G--------------------------------------------------------------------- 
C--------------------------------------------------------------------- 

“How can I... 
D-------------------------------------------| 
A-------------------------------------------| 
F-------------------------------------------|  . x4 
C-------------------------------------------|  . 
G--0---------------3------3--5--3---5----5--| 
C--0--0--0---5--7-----7---------------------| 
 ever,                   make you know what you’ve 
 done,                         ants in the 
 afterbirth,                slugs under the  
 sun 

D--------------------------------| 
A--------------------------------| 
F--------------------------------|  . x4 
C--------------------------------|  . 
G--0--------5-----------3--5--3--| 
C--0-----5-----6-----0--3--5--3--| 
 I        have fallen in love with the 
 sky, 
 fragments of a sunbeam, glaring on a 
 kitchen knife 


^ = bend 
h = hammer 
po = pulloff 
\ or / = slide 

I'm pretty sure this tab is right, it took me about two hours to tab, the  
solo may be a little rusty though.  If you have any questions, email me at  
Neo10169@cs.com . 

            
            
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ghostdog1200 10 May 22, 2002 08:00 PM

acid bath tunes to a, this is not right at all

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jabez777 410 Jul 26, 2008 01:01 AM

most acid bath songs are in drop d. this tab isn't bad, a little sketchy in some places but pretty close.

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jabez777 410 May 12, 2009 03:27 PM

actually you're right, it is in drop c

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