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Helpless tab

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Artist: Emarosa
Song: Helpless
Album: 131
Tabbed By: Matthew F.
Email: shempashland@yahoo.com

Tuning: Whole Step Down

[Intro]

* this has that funk/muted picking style. 
* the x's are the dead notes in the pattern: note the downstroke, dead note on the upstroke.
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|--5~---7x7x7~---5~---7x7x7~--------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
PM       .....         .....

|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------4~-------------------------------|
|------------------------------5----------------------------------|
|--5~-7x7x7x7x7x-5~-7x7x7x7x7x------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
PM     .........     ..........

[Verse]

Guitar 1
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------7~--|
|--7h8p7--7h8p7--7h8p7--7h8p7----7-7-7h9---7h8p7--7h8p7--7h8p7--7h8p7--10p8-10p8-10-----|
|-------9~-----9~-----9~-----9~-9-9-9-----------9~-----9~-----9~-----9~-----------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------4~----|
|------------------------------4h5p4--------------------------------5-------|
|--5~-7x7x7x7x7x-5~-7x7x7x7x7x------5~--5~-7x7x7x7x7x-5~-7x7x7x7x7x---------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
PM     .........     ..........

[Chorus]

Guitar 1
|--7-7x-7x-7--7-7x-7x101010-------------------------------------------------------|
|--8-8x-8X-8--8-8x-8x-8-8-8--------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9---------------------------------------------------------------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9---------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------7-8-----------------------------------------------------------|
|---------4/7-9------------4/7-5-4~-----------------------------------------------------|
|-------5----------------5-----------------------------------------------------|
|--5h7~-------------5h7~------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

*this part comes in before the 2nd Verse
Guitar 1
|---------------------12~-----14~------15~----------------------|
|--12~--------15~-----------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar 2
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------4~-----------------------------|
|------------------------------5--------------------------------|
|--5~-7x7x7x7x7x-5~-7x7x7x7x7x------5~-7x7x7x7x7x-5~-7x7x7x-----|
|---------------------------------------------------------------|
PM     .........     ..........

[Chorus]

Guitar 1
|--7-7x-7x-7--7-7x-7x101010------|
|--8-8x-8X-8--8-8x-8x-8-8-8------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9------|
|--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|

Guitar 2
*play this 2x
|---------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------7-8---------------------------------------|
|---------4/7-9------------4/7-5-4~-----------------------|
|-------5----------------5--------------------------------|
|--5h7~-------------5h7~----------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|
then the lead changes octaves
|------------------------14-15----------------------------|
|-----------12-15-15/17~--------------12-15~-13-12--------|
|--------12------------------------12---------------------|
|--12-14------------------------14------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------|

[Bridge]

*only one guitar here.
|--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|
|------------------------------4-|
|----------------------------5---|
|--5~-7x7x7-777p5~-7x7x7-777-----|
|--------------------------------|

[Chorus]

Guitar 1
|--7-7x-7x-7--7-7x-7x101010------|
|--8-8x-8X-8--8-8x-8x-8-8-8------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9------|
|--9-9x-9x-9--9-9x-9x-9-9-9------|
|--------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|

Guitar 2
*play this 2x
|------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------7-8------------------------------------------|
|---------4/7-9------------4/7-5-4~--------------------------|
|-------5----------------5-----------------------------------|
|--5h7~-------------5h7~-------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------|
then the lead changes octaves
|------------------------14-15-------------------------------|
|-----------12-15-15/17~--------------12-15~-13-12-----------|
|--------12------------------------12------------------------|
|--12-14------------------------14---------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------|

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

| x   Dead note
| g   Grace note
| (n) Ghost note
| h   Hammer-on
| p   Pull-off
| r   Release
| >   Accented note
| t   Tapping
| b   Bend
| br  Bend release
| pb  Pre-bend
| pbr Pre-bend release
| /   Slide up
| \   Slide down
| ~   Vibrato
| s   Slap
| P   Pop
| PM  Palm mute
| TR  Trill
| N   Tremolo

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

            
            
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