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Paranoid Tab

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Black Sabbath
Paranoid
Tuning- EBGDAE (normal)
Tabbed by Q Huang

Intro:
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------
G|-------------------7h9-----7-------------------------------------
D|--7h9-7h9-7h9--7h9-----7h9---9-----------------------------------
A|--7---7---7------------------------------------------------------
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------

Riff 1                             Ending 1  Ending 2
E|--------------------------------|---------|----------------------
B|--------------------------------|-7-----7-|-7--------------------
G|--------------------------------|-5-7-9-5-|-5-7-9----------------
D|--9999-9999-9999-9999-7777-7777-|---5-7---|---5-7----------------
A|--7777-7777-7777-7777-5555-5555-|---------|----------------------
E|--------------------------------|---------|----------------------
    pm............................

Riff 2:
E|----|-----|------------------------------------------------------
B|----|-----|------------------------------------------------------
G|----|-----|------------------------------------------------------
D|--9-|-5-7-|-9999-9999-9999-9999----------------------------------
A|--7-|-3-5-|-7777-7777-7777-7777----------------------------------
E|----|-----|------------------------------------------------------
             pm...................

Riff 3 
E|------------------|-----------------|    this is 2 guitar parts, 1 just playing
B|------------------|-----------------|    the -9-|-7-| and the other one softly 
G|------------------|-----------------|        -7-|-5-|
D|--9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|    playing -9-| pm 8 times and -7-| pm 8 times.
A|--7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|            -7-|                -5-|
E|------------------|-----------------|    but this is best if U aren't with a friend
      pm.............   pm.............    and by URself

Solo

E|-------------------|-------------------|----------------------|
B|-------------------|-------------------|----------------------|
G|-12p9----9---------|-----9----9--------|----------------------|
D|------12-----------|-------12---12-9---|----------------------|
A|-------------------|-------------------|-10h12-10h12-10\7-7---|
E|-------------------|-------------------|----------------------|

E|------------------|------------------|---------------------------|
B|------------------|------------------|-----8-10-10b12r10p8-10b12=|
G|------------------|----------7h9-9---|-7-9-----------------------|
D|------------------|------7h9---------|---------------------------|
A|-10-7---7---------|-7h10-------------|---------------------------|
E|------------------|------------------|---------------------------|

E|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|
B|=r10p8-10--8-------|--------------17-15-|-17----17----17-15-|
G|-------------9-9-9-|-7-9-9-9-9/16-------|-------------------|
D|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|
A|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|
E|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|

E|-17b19-17b19-17b19r17p15-17p15----|-15p12----------------------------|
B|-------------------------------17-|-------15-15p12-------------------|
G|----------------------------------|----------------14-12-14-14p12----|
D|----------------------------------|-------------------------------14-|
A|----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------|----------------------------------|

E|--------------------------|-----------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|-----------------------------------|
G|-12----12-14b16r14-12-----|-14b16--12h14p12----12-------------|
D|----14--------------------|-----------------14----14----------|
A|--------------------------|--------------------------12h13h14-|
E|--------------------------|-----------------------------------|

E|-----------------------------|---------------------|-------------|
B|-----------------------------|---------------------|-------------|
G|-----------------------------|-----------12--------|-------------|
D|-12--------------------------|-12--12-14----14-12--|-14-12----14-|
A|-----14-12-14p12----12h13h14-|---------------------|-------------|
E|-----------------15----------|---------------------|-------------|

Outro  
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------
D|--9999-9999-9999-9999-7777-7777---------7------------------------
A|--7777-7777-7777-7777-5555-5555---------5------------------------
E|------------------------------------------3b0--------------------
    pm............................


Order:

Intro x4
Riff 1 2x  1st ending, 2nd ending
Riff 2 2x
Riff 1 2x  1st ending, 2nd ending
Riff 3 2x
Riff 1 2x  1st ending, 1st ending, 1st ending, 2nd ending
Riff 1 4x  1st ending only  2nd guitar playing the solo 
Riff 1 2x  1st ending, 1st ending, 1st ending, 2nd ending
Riff 2 2x
Riff 1 3x  1st ending only
Outro

tablature explanation:

b--> bend 
r--> release bend
h--> hammer-on
p--> pull-off
=--> hold bend
/--> slide up
\--> slide down

Tabbed by Q Huang
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guitar_freak333 wrote on February 19 2004, 12:00 am

nope

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gingertom25 wrote on February 24 2004, 12:00 am

too right guitar freak
well said

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guitar_freak333 wrote on March 17 2004, 12:00 am

dude, have you even heard this song? do you even listen to black sabbath or are you some queer poser? thanks for the comment gingerton

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