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Headless Cross Tab

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HEADLESS CROSS
From Black Sabbath's "Headless Cross"-1989
Transcribed by Dogman (http://www.myspace.com/dogbiscuit)

----------------------------------------------------------------------|
------------------(9\4)--------------------------------10-10p7--------|
-{7}--xxxx-7-7/9-9(9\4)-------------------xx-7--9/11-9---------9(\6)--|
-{7}--xxxx-7-7/9-9(9\4)-------------------xx-7--9/11-9----------------|
-{5}--xxxx-5-5/7-7------------------------xx-5--7/-9-7----------------|
-----------------------3^(4)-xx(0)3^(4)0------------------------------|
 ^Fade in and cut at opening drum beat

------------------------------------------------------------------|
-----------(9\4)------------------------------10-10p7-------------|
-xx-7-7/9-9(9\4)-------------------7--9/11-9----------9-9(\6)-----|
-xx-7-7/9-9(9\4)-------------------7--9/11-9----------------------|
-xx-5-5/7-7------------------------5--7/-9-7----------------------|
-----------------3^(4)-xx(0)3^(4)0--------------------------------|

------------------------------------------------------------------|
------------------------------------------------------------------|
-xx-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-4-6-9-6--x4-6---------|
-xx-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-4-6-9-6--x4-6---------|
-xx-4--2-4--2-4-7-4--x2-4--2-4-7-4--x2-4--2-2-4-7-4--x2-4---------|
------------------------------------------------------------------|

--------------|
--------------|
-9/11--4/8-6--|
-9/11--4/8-6--|
-7/-9--2/6-4--|{Let ring and fade during vocals}
--------------|
Verse 1

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-(12\8)-(xx)-6------------------------------------3-------------------------|
-(12\8)-(xx)-7------------------------------------4-------------------------|
-(12\8)-(xx)-7-{Let ring}-------------------------4-{Let ring}--------------|
--------(xx)-5------------------------------------2-------------------------|
 Chorse      Listen for the feet as they pound the land to a tune of thunder

------------------------|
------------------------|
-6-6-6-4/6-9-6-6--------|
-6-6-6-4/6-9-6-6--------|
-4-4-4-2/4-7-4-4--------|
-----------------12\9---|

--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-6---------------------------------xx-3-----------------------------------|
-7---------------------------------xx-4-----------------------------------|
-7-{Let ring}----------------------xx-4-{Let ring}------------------------|
-5---------------------------------xx-2-----------------------4--5--4-----|
 Watch as the legions ride again to a fate of death or torture
 At the Headless
-----------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------|
-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--4-4-6----|
-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--4-4-6----|
-4--2-4--2-4-7-4--x2-4--2-4--2-4-7-4--2-2-4----|Let ring during vocals}
-----------------------------------------------|
 Cross           At the Headless Cross

Verse 2
Chorse

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-------------6/7-6----------6/7-6-9-6-------6/7-6----------6/7-6-9-6--------|
--------8/9--4/5-4-9-8--8/9-4/5-4-7-4--8/9--4/5-4-9-8--8/9-4/5-4-7-4--------|
--------6/7--------7-6--6/7------------6/7--------7-6--6/7------------------|
-(12\9)---------------------------------------------------------------------|

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
------6/7-6-9-8------6/7-6-9-6-------6/7-6----------6/7-6-9-6---------------|
-8/9--4/5-4-7-6--8/9-4/5-4-7-4--8/9--4/5-4-9-8--8/9-4/5-4-7-4---------------|
-6/7-------------6/7------------6/7--------7-6--6/7-------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

-----------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------|
-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--4-4-6----|
-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--x4-6--4-6--4-6-9-6--4-4-6----|
-4--2-4--2-4-7-4--x2-4--2-4--2-4-7-4--2-2-4----|Let ring during vocals}
-----------------------------------------------|

Verse 3
Chorse

----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-20^(22)-20-17h20p17h2017---------------------------------------------------|
-------------------------17h19p17h19p17-------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------17h19p17h19p17-----------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------17h19p17h19p17---------|
--------------------------------------------------------------------17~\12--|

------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-22-(^24)-20-17-20p17h20p17---------------------------------------------------|
---------------------------19p17h19p17----------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------17h19p17h19p17-------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------17h20p17-----------------|
-------------------------------------------------------------20p17\15-15h17p--|

--------------------------------17-20^(22~\17)------------------------------|
------------------------------17---------------20-17-20p17--17~-------17----|
--------------------17h19^(22)----------------------------19---19^(22)------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
---------------17h20--------------------------------------------------------|
-15\12-15-17h20-------------------------------------------------------------|

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
------------------------------------------(20)-------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------------------------------(15/)17~-|
-17h19p17h19p17h19------------------17h19p17h19---------------17-19----------|
-------------------17h19p17h19p17h19------------17h19p17h19p17---------------|
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

---------------------------------------------------------------------9^(10---|)
-12-11-10--------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------12-9~---------------------------------9-^(10-10-10)-6-9p6-6--------|
----------------9-8---8-10-8~(8/15)--12-12(\9)-------------------------------|
-------------------10--------------------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

-7--10^(12)-7h10p7^(9)------------------------------------------------------|
-7--------------------9-7--7--------7^(8)---7^(8)-9-7---7h9p7--7-(7^9)------|
-7-----------------------9---9p6-6~------9-7---------7~------9---------9~---|
-7--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 ^muted sweep

----------------------------------------12h15p12--15^(18)-18^(20)-23^(25)`23-|
---14~-12-14-14p12--14p12--14p12--14p12---------15---------------------------|
------------------14-----14-----14-------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                             Hold last note and fade-^
Verse 4

Play Chorse

Play rythm and fade out
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masteryan wrote on August 27 2009, 08:27 am

You are the worst speller. It's Chorus, and Rhythm. Lol.

But awesome tab dude!

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