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                             Iron Man - Black Sabbath
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Tabbed by: M. J. Furman
Email: atomic_tide@hotmail.com

Tuning: Standard

[Intro:] Bend open low E by Pressing down on string behind the nut.

e|---------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|-----7--7/9--9--12\11--12\11-12\11-7--7/9-9--|
A|--9--5--5/7--7--10\9---10\9--10\9--5--5/7-7--|
E|--7------------------------------------------| X2

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Has he lost his mind? Can he see or is he blind?

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Can he walk at all, or if he moves will he fall?

e|---------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|-----7--7/9--9--12\11--12\11-12\11-7--7/9-9--|
A|--9--5--5/7--7--10\9---10\9--10\9--5--5/7-7--|
E|--7------------------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Is he live or dead? Has he thoughts within his head?

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  We'll just pass him there. Why should we even care?

e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------|
A|----------5b-------------------------------|
E|--6/7--7------7--6--5--5--5--0h4--5--5--6--|  X2
    ^Play the 6 first time ONLY.

e|--------------------------|
B|--------------------------|
G|--------------------------|
D|--------------------------|
A|--------5-----------------|
E|--7--7-----7--6--5--5--5--|

e|---------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|-----7--7/9--9--12\11--12\11-12\11-7--7/9-9--|
A|--9--5--5/7--7--10\9---10\9--10\9--5--5/7-7--|
E|--7------------------------------------------|  X2

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  He was turned to steel in the great magnetic field.

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  When he travelled time for the future of mankind.

e|-----------------------|
B|-----------------------|
G|--------------------7--|
D|--9-----------------7--|
A|--7-----------------5--|
E|-----------------------|
    Nobody wants him, he just stares at the world.

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------7h8--9----------------------7h8--9--|
A|--9--9---------7--7h8--9----------9--9---------7--7h8---------|
E|--7--7--7--10---------------------7--7--7--10-----------------|

e|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|
G|--------------------------7--|
D|--9-----------------------7--|
A|--7-----------------------5--|
E|-----------------------------|
    Planning his vengeance, that he will soon unfurl.

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------7h8--9----------------------7h8--9--|
A|--9--9---------7--7h8--9----------9--9---------7--7h8---------|
E|--7--7--7--10---------------------7--7--7--10-----------------|

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Now the time is here for Iron Man to spread fear.

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Vengeance from the grave kills the people he once saved.

e|-----------------------|
B|-----------------------|
G|--------------------7--|
D|--9-----------------7--|
A|--7-----------------5--|
E|-----------------------|
    Nobody wants him, they just turn their heads.

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------7h8--9----------------------7h8--9--|
A|--9--9---------7--7h8--9----------9--9---------7--7h8---------|
E|--7--7--7--10---------------------7--7--7--10-----------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--11--9---------------------------11--9---------------------------|
A|---------11--10--9--7--------------------11--10--9--7-------------|
E|-----------------------7--7h9--9-----------------------7--7h9--9--|

SOLO:
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------5-(5)---------5--5-------|
G|----------------------------------4--4--4h6-----6--6p4-----------6p4--|
D|-------2--2h4--4p2-----2--4--4/6------------------------6-------------|
A|--2h4---------------4-------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--------------------------9-------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------9-----12p9------9------------------------------|
G|-----4h6--6~--(9)--11--11----------11--9--9--9b---------------9--11b--|
D|--6----------------------------------------------11--9--9h11----------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-----9---------------------------------------------9-------9------------|
B|--9-----12p9--------9--12p9------9--12p9--------9-----12b-----12--9--9--|
G|-(9)----------11p9-----------11-----------11p9--------12b---------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--12b13r12--12b13r12--9h12p9------9----------------9----------------9--|
B|------------------------------12-----12--12~--12b-----12p9-------9-----|
G|------------------------------------------------------------11b-(9)----|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--12p9--------------------------------------------------------------(0)--|
G|--------11--11p9------9--9------------------9--9------------------9------|
D|------------------11--------11p9------9h11--------11p9------9h11---------|
A|----------------------------------11--------------------11---------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--9h11--9h11--9h11-(11)-9h11--9h11--9h11--9h11--9h11--9h11-(11)-9h11--|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------|
B|------------|
G|------------|
D|9h11--9h11--|
A|------------|
E|------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--11--9---------------------------11--9---------------------------|
A|---------11--10--9--7--------------------11--10--9--7-------------|
E|-----------------------7--7h9--9-----------------------7--7h9--9--|

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------7h8--9----------------------7h8--9--|
A|--9--9---------7--7h8--9----------9--9---------7--7h8---------|
E|--7--7--7--10---------------------7--7--7--10-----------------|  X2

e|---------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|-----7--7/9--9--12\11--12\11-12\11-7--7/9-9--|
A|--9--5--5/7--7--10\9---10\9--10\9--5--5/7-7--|
E|--7------------------------------------------|  X2

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Heavy boots of lead, fill his victims full of dread.

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------5p4-5p4-5p4-------------|
A|--2--5--5/7--7~---------------5--5/7--7--|
E|-----------------------------------------|
  Running as fast as they can, Iron Man lives again.

e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------|
A|--------5b-------------------------------|
E|--7--7------7--6--5--5--5--0h4--5--5--6--|  X2

e|---------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------5------------------------------------------------------|
E|--7--7-----7--6--5--5--5-(5)~-(5)-0b-(0)-(0)-0b1r0-(0)-(0)-(0)-|

e|-----------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------4--5--4--5--4h5p4-----|
A|--7p5--7~5h7p5~-7p5--7~--------------------5---|
E|-----------------------------------------------|  X2

                            bend 1.5 and release
                                 |   |   |
SOLO 2:                          *   *   *
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------10--|
B|---------------------------------------------------------8-----10/12------|
G|------------------7------7--9--9b--9b--9b--7-----7h9-(9)----9-------------|
D|-------5-----7/9----(9)-----------------------9---------------------------|
A|--5/7-----7---------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                 |   |   |
                                 *   *   *
--10/12------------------------------------------------------------12b--|
------------------------------------(0)-------------------------8-------|
-------------------------7--7/9--9b--9b--9b--7--9--7h9--9~--9~----------|
--------------5--7--7/9-------------------------------------------------|
---------5/7------------------------------------------------------------|
------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--12b--12b13r12p10--12p10--10-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------12--12\10--8--/10--8---------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------9--7---------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------9\7--5--7p5--|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------14b------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------17b--17b-17b18r17p15--17p15------|
G|--------------------------7----7--9-------------------------------16--|
D|-----5h7-------5--7--7/9----9-----------------------------------------|
A|--7-------5h7---------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------|
                        |   |   |
                        *   *   *
--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
--16\14--0--10\9--7--7--9b--9b--9b--9b--9b--7h9p7-----7-------------------|
---------------------------------------------------9-----9\7--5--7--5--7--|
--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
         .5 note       |   |
            |          *   *
---------------------------------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------------------------------|
-----------------------9b--9b----------------------------------|
--7b--7b--7b-r7--5-------------7/9--9--9\7--5--7p5--7p5--------|
--------------------7------------------------------------7--5--|
---------------------------------------------------------------|
                                         Play 3X
||----------------------------------------------||---------|
||----------------------------------------------||---------|
||----------------------------------------------||---------|
||-----------------------4--5--4--5--4h5p4------||---------|
||7p5--7--5h7p5--7p5--7---------------------5--7||7--5--7--|
||----------------------------------------------||---------|

*****************************************

| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note

*****************************************
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iampinkfloyd 594 wrote on May 3 2004, 12:00 am

pretty good man, only prob is that Iommi plays the Main riff on the E string in its entirety. Good job on the spacing for the solo and the interlude.

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chaz man 90 wrote on May 4 2004, 12:00 am

This is a good tab. Nice job.

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sk84witet 14 wrote on June 14 2004, 12:00 am

this is a hella good job and has the hole song. Its Great

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