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This is my very fisrt tab, I learned this song by ear and I'm not very sure about all. 
I'm also from Brasil and my english is not that good. Be patient! =D
Please rate this tab!! =D

Alter Bridge - Calm The Fire (Fortress)
The guitars are tuned half step down

The acoustic beginning by Priad-Luabe

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|-----7---8-7-----|-----7---8-7-----|
Gb|---9---9-----9---|---9---9-----9---|
Db|-9-------------9-|-9-------------9-|
Ab|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|-----7---8-7-----|-----7---8-7-----|
Gb|---8---8-----8---|---8---8-----8---|
Db|-9-------------9-|-9-------------9-|
Ab|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------5-0-----|---------5-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---7---7---------|---7---7---------|
Ab|-5-------------5-|-5-------------5-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------5-0-----|---------7-5-0---|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-----------|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---7---7---------|---7---7---------|
Ab|-4-------------4-|-4-------------4-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------5-3-0---|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-----------|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---5---5---------|---5---5---------|
Ab|-3-------------3-|-3-------------3-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------3-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---5---5---------|---5---5---------|
Ab|-2-------------2-|-2-------------2-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------3-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---4---4---------|---4---4---------|
Ab|-2-------------2-|-2-------------2-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|---------7-4-----|---------7-4-----|
Gb|-----4-------4---|-----4-------4---|
Db|---4---4---------|---4---4---------|
Ab|-6-------------6-|-6-------------6-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

Light distortion above the acoustic
Calm the fire
eb|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----------|
Bb|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----------|
Gb|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----------|
Db|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----------|
Ab|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----------|
Eb|-7----------7---|-5---------5------|-3----------3----|-2---/6--7|

All the places
eb|-----------------|----------------|----------------------|---------|
Bb|-----------------|----------------|----------------------|---------|
Gb|-----------------|----------------|----------------------|---------|
Db|-9-14-12-10-9--13|-7-12-10-9-7--11|-17-10-9-7-5--11/12\11|-4---/8-9|
Ab|-----------------|----------------|----------------------|---------|
Eb|-7-12-10-8--7--11|-5-10-8--7-5--9-|-15-8--7-5-3---9/10\9-|-2---/6-7|

Riff 1
eb|--------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------|
Db|-9(16x)----10(16x)----7(16x)----6(16x)|
Ab|-7(16x)----7-(16x)----7(16x)----7(16x)|
Eb|--------------------------------------|

Or you can do Riff 1 in an octave
eb|----------------------------------------|
Bb|-12(16x)---13(16x)---10(16x)---9(16x)---|
Gb|-9-(16x)---9-(16x)---9-(16x)---9(16x)---|
Db|----------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------------------|


Riff 2
eb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|0-12-0-8-7-0-0-12-0-8-7-0-12-0-8-0-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-10-10-10-10|

eb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Db|--------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|--------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|0-12-0-8-7-0-0-12-0-8-7-0-12-0-8-0-17(6x)-16(6X)-14(4x)-|

In the verse you can play both riffs, but riff 2 is better palm muted

Pre-Chorus (Change the notes as you see it's time)
eb|----------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------|
Gb|2-4--5-7--9-11--12-14--7-9--11-12-|
Db|x-x--x-x--x-xx--xx-xx--x-x--x--xx-|
Ab|0-2--3-5--7-9---10-12--5-7--9--10-|
Eb|----------------------------------|

Little thing before chorus
eb|---------------------------------|
Bb|---------------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------------|
Db|---------------------------------|
Ab|-2-3-2-3-2-3-2-3-2-3-2-0-2-0-----|
Eb|-----------------------------3-2-|


Chorus:

Em                  G            D    A
Cause now more than ever what we need
Is love to replace all the obscene
Something good and something beautiful if only we could see
That now more than ever what we need
Is a little love 

Outro/Bridge
Guitar 1
eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|12-0-0-8-0-0-12-0-0-8-0-0-12-0-8-0-11-0-0-7-0-0-11-0-0-7-0-0-11-0-7-0|
Gb|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|---------------------------------------------------------------------|

eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|10-0-0-7-0-0-10-0-0-7-0-0-10-0-7-0-8-0-0-5-0-0-8-0-0-5-0-0-8-0-5-0|
Gb|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|------------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2
eb|------------|
Bb|------------|
Gb|------------|
Db|9--9--7--7--|
Ab|7--6--5--4--|
Eb|0-----------|

Ending
eb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|0-12-0-8-7-0-0-12-0-8-7-0-12-0-8-0-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-10-10-10-10|

eb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Bb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------------------------------------|
Db|--------------------------------------------------------|
Ab|--------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|0-12-0-8-7-0-0-12-0-8-7-0-12-0-8-0-17(6x)-16(6X)-14(4x)-|

eb|----------------------------------------------|
Bb|----------------------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------------------2--|
Ab|-------------------------------------------2--|
Eb|10(6x)--9(6x)--7(4x)--5(6x)--3(6x)--2(4x)--0--|

            
            
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Priad-Luabe 104 Oct 02, 2013 08:43 AM

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|-----7---8-7-----|-----7---8-7-----|
Gb|---9---9-----9---|---9---9-----9---|
Db|-9-------------9-|-9-------------9-|
Ab|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|-----7---8-7-----|-----7---8-7-----|
Gb|---8---8-----8---|---8---8-----8---|
Db|-9-------------9-|-9-------------9-|
Ab|-----------------|-----------------|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------5-0-----|---------5-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---7---7---------|---7---7---------|
Ab|-5-------------5-|-5-------------5-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------5-0-----|---------7-5-0---|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-----------|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---7---7---------|---7---7---------|
Ab|-4-------------4-|-4-------------4-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------5-3-0---|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-----------|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---5---5---------|---5---5---------|
Ab|-3-------------3-|-3-------------3-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------3-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---5---5---------|---5---5---------|
Ab|-2-------------2-|-2-------------2-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|---------3-0-----|---------3-0-----|
Bb|-----0-------0---|-----0-------0---|
Gb|-----------------|-----------------|
Db|---4---4---------|---4---4---------|
Ab|-2-------------2-|-2-------------2-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

eb|-----------------|-----------------|
Bb|---------7-4-----|---------7-4-----|
Gb|-----4-------4---|-----4-------4---|
Db|---4---4---------|---4---4---------|
Ab|-6-------------6-|-6-------------6-|
Eb|-----------------|-----------------|

i think the acoustic bit goes like that, not 100% though.

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Priad-Luabe 104 Oct 02, 2013 08:49 AM

also i think "riff 1" should be up an octave. cracking tab for the rest though :)

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Kreuger 802 Oct 04, 2013 05:44 AM

---7-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-4-4-4-4---
---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---
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