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Sadie tab

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version 3

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Author
Artist:     Alkaline Trio
Song:       Sadie 
Tabbed by:  Ronn Harkins
Email:      Harkiro@gmail.com
Notes:      This should work for both the Crimson version and the OMA Split version

 
PLEASE DO NOT COPY THIS TAB TO ANOTHER SITE 
WITHOUT AUTHORS' PERMISSION.  THANK YOU.

Tuning: Standard (EADGBe)

Intro Riff (x2)
Guitar 1
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---9--9--9-10-10-10--9-10--9-9-9-10-10-10-9-10--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-10-10-10-10-10-10-9-9-9--|
|--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7--7--7--7--7--7-7-7--|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---9--9--9-10-10-10--9-10--9-9-9-10-10-10-9-10--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7--|
|--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5--|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2 (Comes in at the end of the first time the intro is played)
This is also played randomly throughout the song
|----------------------|
|-----8----8----8------|
|--11---11---11---11~--|
|----------------------|
|----------------------|
|----------------------|

Verse (x2)
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---9--9--9-10-10-10--9-10--9-9-9-10-10-10-9-10--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9--|
|--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---9--9--9-10-10-10--9-10--9-9-9-10-10-10-9-10--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-7-7-7--|
|--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-5-5-5--|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Pre-Chorus (Palm Mute and release gradually)
|-----------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------|
|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
|-----------------------------------|
   . . . . . . . . .  

Chorus (on the second Chorus, repeat the first part 3 times and then play the 2nd part)
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------------------|

|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----------------------------------|

Play Verse Riff x2
Play Prechorus x1
Play Chorus x4

Bridge
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------12~-----12~---------8----8----8------|
|------12-----------------12----12------------------11---11---11---11~--|
|---12----12-9~---9~---------12-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|

Break ("Whoa!" part)
|-------------------------------------------------------------------| x4
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--|
|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0----------------------------------|

Solo
Rhythm
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-----------------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
|--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------------------|

Lead             x3                x1
|-------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|----------------|
|-----12~-----------|-----12---------|
|---------12-10-9~--|--------12-10~--|
|--10---------------|--10------------|
|-------------------|----------------|

|------------------------------------------------------|
|--15-15-13-13-12-12---------15-15-13-13-12-12-12-12~--|
|--------------------12-12~----------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------|

|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--15-15-13-13-12-12---------15-15----------------8----8----8------|
|--------------------12-12~--------12-12-14~---11---11---11---11~--|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|


Outro Riff
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---9--9--9-10-10-10--9-10--9-9-9-10-10-10-9-10--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-10-10-10-10-10-10-9-9-9--|
|--10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10--0-0-0-0--0--0--0-0---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--7--7--7--7--7--7-7-7--|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

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





Notation:

10^        = bend a quarter step.
10b11      = bend a half step.
10b12      = bend a full step.
10b12r10   = bend and release.
[10]12     = pre-bend.
[10]12r10  = pre-bend and release.
{14}       = pick the 14th fret while holding the most 
             previous bend.
<17>       = touch the string above the 17th fret while 
             previous note(s) is(are) still ringing.

10b13*     = tremolo bar bend, from the 10th fret to the 13th fret.
7d4*       = tremolo bar dive, from the 7th fret to the 4th fret. 
12~*       = tremolo bar vibrato.

x   =  mute with fret-hand
*   =  palm mute
X\\ =  pick slide
h   =  hammer-on
p   =  pull-off
~   =  vibrato
t   =  finger tap
/   =  slide up
\   =  slide down
h.  =  natural harmonics
a   =  artificial harmonics
(9) =  ghost note
tm  =  trem picking
tr  =  trill

            
            
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MercyMe 51 Jul 21, 2005 08:00 PM

Sorry, that last C chord on the break should be held for for 16 strums not 8

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