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Smoke On The Water

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---
Intro

Part 1

1st  guitar

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 2 Times
D|------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|And with heavy distoration(P.M)
A|---5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|
E|---5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|


Part 2

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|


2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

2nd  guitar comes on when the 1st  guitar starts intro’s part 2 (play at the same time)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|


* = Play that note 3 times.

---
Verse 1

1st  guitar (chords)								   2nd  guitar plays this all time during Verses

e|---------------------------------------3-----3-3-3-------------|   e|------------------------------------|
B|-1--1---1----1---1---1---1------1--1---0-----0-0-0---1---1-----|   B|------------------------------------|  
G|-2--2---2----2---2---2---2------2--2---0-----0-0-0---2---2-----|   G|------------------------------------|
D|-2--2---2----2---2---2---2------2--2---0-----0-0-0---2---2-----|   D|------2-------2-------2-------2-----|
A|---------------------------------------2-----2-2-2-------------|   A|----2-------2-------2-------2-------|
E|---------------------------------------3-----3-3-3-------------|   E|--0-------0-------0-------0---------|
   We all came out to Montroux    On the Lake Geneva shoreline  


1st  guitar (chords)

e|--------------------------------3--3---3---3----3--------------|
B|-1--1---1----1---1---1---1------0--0---0---0----0----1---------|
G|-2--2---2----2---2---2---2------0--0---0---0----0----2---------|
D|-2--2---2----2---2---2---2------0--0---0---0----0----2---------|
A|--------------------------------2--2---2---2----2--------------|
E|--------------------------------3--3---3---3----3--------------|
  To make records with a mobile   We didn't have much time

1st  guitar (chords)

e|--------------------------------3---3---3---3-----3---3-----------|
B|-1-----1--1--1---1---1---1------0---0---0---0-----0---0--1--------|
G|-2-----2--2--2---2---2---2------0---0---0---0-----0---0--2--------|
D|-2-----2--2--2---2---2---2------0---0---0---0-----0---0--2--------|
A|--------------------------------2---2---2---2-----2---2-----------|
E|--------------------------------3---3---3---3-----3---3-----------|
  Frank Zappa and the Mothers    Were at the best place around


1st  guitar (chords)
e|-------------------------------------3------3---3----3---3----3-----------|
B|-1---1----1--1---1---1---1----1------0------0---0----0---0----0--1--------|
G|-2---2----2--2---2---2---2----2------0------0---0----0---0----0--2--------|
D|-2---2----2--2---2---2---2----2------0------0---0----0---0----0--2--------|
A|-------------------------------------2------2---2----2---2----2-----------|
E|-------------------------------------3------3---3----3---3----3-----------|
  But some stupid with a flare gun    Burned the place to the ground

---
Chorus

Part 1

1st  guitar
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|with heavy
A|-/7-----5--3--5b6---------1----1---------------1----1-------------/7-----5--3--5b6-----|distoration (P.M)
E|------------------5---3-----3----3---1-3---3-----3----3---1-3----------------------5---|

2nd  guitar (chords)
e|--2-----2--2----1-1------------------------------------------------2-----2--2----1-1---|
B|--3-----3--3----3-3-------1-1--1-1---1-1---------------------------3-----3--3----3-3---|
G|--2-----2--2----3-3-------2-2--2-2---2-2---------------------------2-----2--2----3-3---|
D|--------------------------2-2--2-2---2-2-----------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
    Smoke on the water     fire in the sky,                          smoke on the water...

Part 2

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

---
Verse 2

1st  guitar (chords)

e|---------------------------------------3---3----3---3---3----------|
B|---1---1------1---1----1---1------1----0---0----0---0---0-----1----|
G|---2---2------2---2----2---2------2----0---0----0---0---0-----2----|
D|---2---2------2---2----2---2------2----0---0----0---0---0-----2----|
A|---------------------------------------2---2----2---2---2----------|
E|---------------------------------------3---3----3---3---3----------|
   They burned down the gambling house   It died with an awful sound

1st  guitar (chords)

e|---------------------------------------3--3----3---3----3----------|
B|-1--1---1----1-----1--1---1--1---1-----0--0----0---0----0----1-----|
G|-2--2---2----2-----2--2---2--2---2-----0--0----0---0----0----2-----|
D|-2--2---2----2-----2--2---2--2---2-----0--0----0---0----0----2-----|
A|---------------------------------------2--2----2---2----2----------|
E|---------------------------------------3--3----3---3----3----------|
  Funky Claude was running in and out   Pulling kids out the ground

1st  guitar (chords)

e|--------------------------3---3--3--3---3-3--3-------|
B|---1---1---1---1--1-1-----0---0--0--0---0-0--0---1---|
G|---2---2---2---2--2-2-----0---0--0--0---0-0--0—--2---|
D|---2---2---2---2--2-2-----0---0--0--0---0-0--0---2---|
A|--------------------------2---2--2--2---2-2--2-------|
E|--------------------------3---3--3--3---3-3--3-------|
    When it all was over   We had to find another place

1st  guitar (chords)

e|----------------------------------3---3------3---3---3-----3---3-------|
B|--1----1----1----1---1--1---1-----0---0------0---0---0-----0---0---1---|
G|--2----2----2----2---2--2---2-----0---0------0---0---0-----0---0—--2---|
D|--2----2----2----2---2--2---2-----0---0------0---0---0-----0---0---2---|
A|----------------------------------2---2------2---2---2-----2---2-------|
E|----------------------------------3---3------3---3---3-----3---3-------|
   But Swiss time was running out   It seemed that we would lose the race

---
Chorus

Part 1

1st  guitar
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|with heavy
A|-/7-----5--3--5b6---------1----1---------------1----1-------------/7-----5--3--5b6-----|distoration (P.M)
E|------------------5---3-----3----3---1-3---3-----3----3---1-3----------------------5---|

2nd  guitar (chords)
e|--2-----2--2----1-1------------------------------------------------2-----2--2----1-1---|
B|--3-----3--3----3-3-------1-1--1-1---1-1---------------------------3-----3--3----3-3---|
G|--2-----2--2----3-3-------2-2--2-2---2-2---------------------------2-----2--2----3-3---|
D|--------------------------2-2--2-2---2-2-----------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
    Smoke on the water     fire in the sky,                          smoke on the water...

Part 2

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

---
Solo

Part 1 (one guitar only) (there are some places that I’m not sure if that is clear right) 

1st  guitar

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------14-16--14-16-|
D|--------------21\19\17-----17------------17-17/19--17-16-14-16-14h16p14----14-------------14-----14-------------------|
A|-----17-19~~-----------19~~--------17-19--------------------------------17-----17-14-17-17----17------17--------------|
E|--19----------------------------19------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

1st  guitar

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-16----14--------16-14-13-11-9-7-7---9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2----------------------------------------------5-3-2-3-2-3-2p0-----|
D|----16-----16-16-------------------9-----------------5--2--5--4--7--5--8--7--10--9--7—-5//7\\5------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

1st  guitar

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------8---8-8-6-5-3----------------------------------8------8-8/13b13.5-13b13.5-13-11----11--------11--------13-11----|
G|--7-7---7-----------4-2---4-2-6b7-6b7—6b7-6b7~~-7-10---7-10---------------------------12----12--12-----12-12-------12-|
D|------------------------4---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

1st  guitar

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-13-11----13-11-13/16/20—20~18-20-18-20~-18-20-18----------------------------------------------|
G|-------12-----------------------------------------17\15/17-------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------12-10----------------------12-|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------/12-------12-10-8-10-8-----/12----|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------10---------|

Part 2 (three guitars)

1st  guitar

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|10-12-12/14b15rrrrrr14\\\\\\\7—5/7-----------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

3rd  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

1st  guitar (chords)

e|----------------------------------3--3---3--3--3----3--------|
B|-1--1-1--1--1---1---1-----1-1-----0--0---0--0--0----0---1----|
G|-2--2-2--2--2---2---2-----2-2-----0--0---0--0--0----0---2----|
D|-2--2-2--2--2---2---2-----2-2-----0--0---0--0--0----0---2----|
A|----------------------------------2--2---2--2--2----2--------|
E|----------------------------------3--3---3--3--3----3--------|
  We ended up at the Grand Hotel   It was empty cold and bare

1st  guitar (chords)

e|---------------------------------------------------------3--3---3--3--3---------|
B|--1---1----1----1--1---1------1-----1-----1----1--1------0--0---0--0--0----1----|
G|--2---2----2----2--2---2------2-----2-----2----2--2------0--0---0--0--0----2----|
D|--2---2----2----2--2---2------2-----2-----2----2--2------0--0---0--0--0----2----|
A|---------------------------------------------------------2--2---2--2--2---------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------3--3---3--3--3---------|
   But with the Rolling truck Stones thing just outside   Making our music there

1st  guitar (chords)

e|--------------------------------------------3--3----3--3----3---------|
B|--1---1--1---1---1-----1---1--1---1---1-----0--0----0--0----0----1----|
G|--2---2--2---2---2-----2---2--2---2---2-----0--0----0--0----0----2----|
D|--2---2--2---2---2-----2---2--2---2---2-----0--0----0--0----0----2----|
A|--------------------------------------------2--2----2--2----2---------|
E|--------------------------------------------3--3----3--3----3---------|
   With a few red lights and a few old beds   We made a place to sweat

1st  guitar (chords)

e|---------------------------------------3-3----3--3----3-----3-3---3-------|
B|--1---1--1---1---1---1---1--1---1------0-0----0--0----0-----0-0---0--1----|
G|--2---2--2---2---2---2---2--2---2------0-0----0--0----0-----0-0---0--2----|
D|--2---2--2---2---2---2---2--2---2------0-0----0--0----0-----0-0---0--2----|
A|---------------------------------------2-2----2--2----2-----2-2---2-------|
E|---------------------------------------3-3----3--3----3-----3-3---3-------|
    No matter what we get out of this   I know, I know we'll never forget

---
Chorus

Part 1

1st  guitar
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|with heavy
A|-/7-----5--3--5b6---------1----1---------------1----1-------------/7-----5--3--5b6-----|distoration (P.M)
E|------------------5---3-----3----3---1-3---3-----3----3---1-3----------------------5---|

2nd  guitar (chords)
e|--2-----2--2----1-1------------------------------------------------2-----2--2----1-1---|
B|--3-----3--3----3-3-------1-1--1-1---1-1---------------------------3-----3--3----3-3---|
G|--2-----2--2----3-3-------2-2--2-2---2-2---------------------------2-----2--2----3-3---|
D|--------------------------2-2--2-2---2-2-----------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
    Smoke on the water     fire in the sky,                          smoke on the water...

Part 2

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

---
Outro

Part 1

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

Part 2

1st  guitar

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3-------------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*----------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3---------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-------5--5—-5---5--5--5—-5--—5--5--------5-----|

Part 3

1st  guitar

e|-------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------|Play this 
D|-----------3--5------3--6--5------3--5--3--------|with heavy 
A|--------5--3--5---5--3--6--5---5--3--5--3--5-----|distoration(P.M)too
E|--------5---------5------------5-----------5-----|

2nd  guitar (can be also a Bass Guitar)

e|-------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------|Let the last note play
D|--------*--*--*---*--*--*--*---*--*--*--*--------|a while
A|-------------------------------------5--3--------|
E|5-5-5---5—-5-—5---5--5--5--5-—-5--5--------5-----|

After this comes on the synthesizer solo...... And the song ends.

---
Info
Band      - Deep Purple
Album     - Machine Head 1972 year
Song name - Smoke on the water (track number 5)
Duration  - 0:05:39
Composers - Ian Gillan; Ian Paice; Jon Lord; Ritchie Blackmore
Genre     - Hard Rock

---
What do we need?
1.	Electric guitar
2.	Electric or bass or classic guitar
3.	Classic guitar
4.	Distoration effect for the 1st guitar
5.	You need to hear the song for few times to understand the rhythm and play clear rhythmic
6.	To see the tab correctly you need Microsoft Office Word (click the “Web Layout View” button 
      on the lower left corner of the monitor!)

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Chords used in this song

   Am;G;Bb;D
e|--|1-|1-|2-|
B|1-|0-|3-|3-|
G|2-|0-|3-|2-|
D|2-|0-|--|--|
A|--|2-|--|--|
E|--|3-|--|--|

---
Symbol meanings

P.M   =Palm Muting
7b8r7 =bend the string form 7 to 8 and return to 7
7b7.5 =Half bend
7h8p7 =hummer on from 7 to 8 than pull off
7/8\7 =slide up from 7 to 8 than slide down to 7
*     =play that note 3 times

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Tab Writer

This Tab was written by Vigen Harutyunyan.
Mail – vigenharutyunyan@yahoo.com
Web  - www.vigen-harutyunyan.narod.ru

Please don’t publish this tab without my permission. Don’t modify this tab.
Don’t publish this tab from your name. (I hope you got what I mean and hope
that you won’t do that without my permission)!!!

---
Special Thanks

Special thanks to me (Vigen) and of course to Deep Purple for writing and singing this song.

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SRV16 484 Feb 08, 2007 01:41 AM

lots of this isnt right, the verse goes G for a bit then F and the solo is on F major scale

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GollumLP 10 Feb 08, 2007 12:25 PM

The tab is completely written for another tone... I don't know why you uploaded it when there are better tabs of this song here.
It's in Gm!

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Sappy Old Age 30 Mar 04, 2007 02:34 AM

not accurate

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