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The Birth and Death of the Day


Tabbed by: Matteo Del Vecchio
E-mail: matteodv80@gmail.com



Here's the full video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udk5bk_vuxU
And here only guitars & bass: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Pd5zdVSwcw



Tuning: standard
Key: A major
Meter: 4/4


Michael James Part

Intro 

Delay @ approximately 330 ms and Distortion

For 8 times:

e|(9)--(5)--(0)-------|
B|(9)--(5)--(0)-------|
G|(9)--(6)--(1)-------|
D|-11---7----2--------|
A|-11---7----2--------|
E|-9----5----0--------|

Part A

Delay @ approximately 330 ms

Repeat this:

e|-12------|
B|----10---|
G|-------9-|
D|---------|
A|---------|
E|---------|

Then when Mark begins:

e|-12-------------------------12------12------|
B|----10-------------------------12------12---|
G|-------9-ten-times-and-then-------9-------9-|
D|--------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------|

When Mark changes in D:

e|-17-------|
B|----17----|
G|-------14-|
D|----------|
A|----------|
E|----------|

The third time Mark changes in D:

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

Finally, the last magical triplets:

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

For 2 times and then:

e|-12------17---17---17-|
B|-10------14---15---14-|
G|-9-------14---14---14-|
D|----------------------|
A|----------------------|
E|----------------------|

Part B

Clean sound

For 11 times

e|---------|
B|------10-|
G|----9----|
D|---------|
A|---------|
E|-12------|

Distortion

e|------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------|
D|-7----9----4----7--7-7-5--5-5-12----|
A|-7----9----4----7--7-7-5--5-5-12----|
E|-5----7----2----5--5-5-3--3-3-10----|


e|---------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------|
D|-7----9----4----7--7-7-5--5-5-12----/7-|
A|-7----9----4----7--7-7-5--5-5-12----/7-|
E|-5----7----2----5--5-5-3--3-3-10----/5-|

Then continue in triplets for 4 times:

e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|
D|-7----9----4----7----5----12----|
A|-7----9----4----7----5----12----|
E|-5----7----2----5----3----10----|

And then change in:

e|-7----3----10--------7----3----10--------|
B|-7----3----10--------7----3----10--------|
G|-7----4----11--------7----4----11--------|
D|-9----5----12--------9----5----12--------|
A|-9----5----12--------9----5----12--------|
E|-7----3----10--------7----3----10--------|


e|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|
B|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|
G|-7----4---4-11---11-------------7----4----11--------|
D|-9----5---5-12---12-in-triplets-9----5----12--------|
A|-9----5---5-12---12-------------9----5----12--------|
E|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|


e|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|
B|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|
G|-7----4---4-11---11-------------7----4----11--------|
D|-9----5---5-12---12-in-triplets-9----5----12--------|
A|-9----5---5-12---12-------------9----5----12--------|
E|-7----3---3-10---10-------------7----3----10--------|

Part C

Reverb

e|-----------------0--------5-----|
B|-12----10----7---------------8--|
G|-11-11----11-x-7---7------------|
D|-9-----------5-------0----------|
A|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|


e|-------------------5------7-/10--|
B|-12----10----5---0---------------|
G|-11-11----11-x-7-----------------|
D|-9-----------5-------0-----------|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|


e|-----------------0--------5-----|
B|-12----10----7---------------8--|
G|-11-11----11-x-7---7------------|
D|-9-----------5-------0----------|
A|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|


e|-------------------5------10---|
B|-12----10----5---0-------------|
G|-11-11----11-x-7---------------|
D|-9-----------5-------0---------|
A|-------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------|


e|------------|
B|------------|
G|------------|
D|-9----/5----|
A|------------|
E|------------|



Mark Smith Part

Intro 

Starts with loop (B note reversed)

Delay @ approximately 330 ms and and Fuzz
Fast picking

e|---------------------------------------------17--19----|
B|-17----17----17----17----17----19----21------21--21----|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|


e|-17----14-/12-------19----21----22-21-19-----|
B|-21------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------|


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

Part A 

Reverb

Start loop and then always pick down:

e|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|------------9----11----13----14----|
D|---9-11--12---12----12----12----12-|
A|-0---------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|


e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----4---6---7---6---4-----------------------------------|
D|---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7-|
A|-0-----------------------7-------9---7---5---5---5---7---|
E|-----------------------------9---------------------------|

For 4 times then repeat the last part for 6 times:

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

Part B 

Reverb (always pick down!)

e|-----------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|---12-11-7---12-11-6---18---21---19-18-16---19-18-14-|
D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|-0---------0---------0----0----0----------0----------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|


e|---------|
B|---------|
G|---7---9-|
D|---------|
A|-0---0---|
E|---------|

Repeat 4 times and stop at -14-

Then with delay @ 175 ms:

e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------|
G|-9-12-11-7---12-11-6---18---21---19-18-16---19-18-14---7-|
D|---------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|-9-12-11-7---12-11-6---18---21---19-18-21---19-18-21---21-|
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|

With fuzz and fast picking:

e|-12----17----22-21-17--22-21-16--17--19--21—-22--|
B|-------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------|

2 times, then switch off fuzz and:

e|-10--14--10--14--10--15----14-|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|

2 times, then:

e|-5-7-9---10-14-|
B|---------------|
G|---------------|
D|---------------|
A|---------------|
E|---------------|

2 times, then:

e|-10--14--10--14--10--15----14-|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|
E|------------------------------|

Part C

Always reverb and delay @ 175 ms

e|-10--14--10--14--10--15--15--14--|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|


e|-15-/14-----15-/14------15-/14-------|
B|--------19---------19----------19----|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|


e|-10--14--10--14--10--15--15--14--|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|


e|-15-/14-----15-/14------15-/14-------|
B|--------19---------19----------19----|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|


e|-10--14----|
B|-----------|
G|-----------|
D|-----------|
A|-----------|
E|-----------|



Munaf Rayani Part

Intro

Delay @ approximately 500 ms and and Fuzz
Fast picking

e|-16-----17----16---16----16----/9---/12-----12----|
B|--------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|


e|-/19---17-16----19---17-16----16----/12---14---12------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|


e|-/16-----17----16---16----16----/9---/14--12-------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------|

Part A

Start loop (A note reversed)
Rev

When Mark changes in D:

e|------------------|
B|------------------|
G|------------------|
D|-12------14--7----|
A|------------------|
E|-10------12--5----|

Then for 2 times:

e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------|
D|-7--9-/11--9--7-----7--9-/11------------|
A|-----------------------------9------11--|
E|----------------------------------------|


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

And ends with:

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-7--9-11--9--7-----7--9-11--9--7-----7--9-11--9—7-----7--9-11-|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

Delay @ approximately 1050 ms

e|----------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------|
G|-9-9-9-9-9-9-/7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|
D|--------------------------------------------------7-|
A|--------------------------------------------------0-|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

Part B

Rev 
First tacet, then:

e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|-12----11---------------------|
A|-------------12----14----12---|
E|------------------------------|


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


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

In triplets:

e|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------|
D|-11-----------------------11---11---11---11---12----12----|
A|----for-two-bars-and-then---------------------------------|
E|-9------------------------9----9----9----9----10----10----|


e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|-11---11---11---11---12----12----|
A|---------------------------------|
E|-9----9----9----9----10----10----|

Fuzz:

e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------|
D|-14---16-19----14---16-19----14---16-12-|
A|----------------------------------------|
E|-12---14-17----12---14-17----12---14-10-|

Two times and then switch off fuzz
Delay @ approximately 1050 ms with fast picking:

e|-9---10-7---9-5----------9---10-7---9-5----------|
B|-------------------7--5--------------------7—-8--|
G|-------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------|


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


e|-9---10-14----9---10-17--15--9---10-14----9---10-17----|
B|-------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|

Part C

First 2 tacet, then always in triplets shuffle and with a lot of heart:

e|-------------------------|
B|-12----12----------10----|
G|-------------11----------|
D|-------------------------|
A|-------------------------|
E|-------------------------|



Bass Part

Intro

With thumb

G|--------------------|
D|-11---7---(2)-------|
A|-11---7---(2)-------|
E|-9----5----0--------|

Part A

With fingers

G|----------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|
A|-0------------0------------0--------5------7--|
E|----------------------------------------------|

For 3 times and then when the magical triplets comes:

G|----------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0--------0--------0--------0--------0----0----0--0--0--0-|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|

Part B

With fingers

G|------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------|
E|-5----7----2----5--5-5-3--3-3-10----|

Two times then prepare for the fast triplets:

G|--------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|
E|-5----7----2----5----3----10----|

Four times and then single notes for six times:

G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-7----3----10--------7----3----10--------|






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