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Flying Whales Tab

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D A D G B E
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                              GOJIRA - FLYING WHALES
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Tabbed by: Casey
Email: gothman92@yahoo.com

Tuning: drop D

INTRO
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------0---------------------------------------------------|
D|---5--------------0--------------------------------------------------------|
A|-5---6-3-------------1-----------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

BRIDGE I
GUITAR I
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6--6/9-------------------------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-----------------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .

e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11----------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11----------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6------6--6--6/5/6/9-----------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-------0-0-------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .       . .

GUITAR II (tremolo picking)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-6-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

VERSE
Both Guitars
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6--6/9-------------------------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-----------------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .

e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11------------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11------------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6------6--6--6/5/6/9-------------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-------0-0---------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .       . .

BRIDGE II (x4)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-1--0----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-1--0--0000000000000000----------------------------------------------------|
         ................

BRIDGE III
Guitar I
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0--5--1------8--7--5------------------------------------------------------|
D|-0--5--1------8--7--5------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar II
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0--5--1-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-0--5--1------8--7--8------------------------------------------------------|

BREAKDOWN
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------4b5-----------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------4b5-----------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--8--7--5---------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--8--7--5-------------111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-1-4-3-1-3-1---------------------|
    .  .  .             ... ...     ... ...     . . . . . .


e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-4-3-111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-4p3-1-1---------------|
   ... ...     ... ...         ... ...     ... ...         . .

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------1-----0-------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------1-----0---------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------1-----0-----------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-4-3----------------0-0-0-0----------------------------|
   ... ...     ... ...                        . . . .

e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------1/4--------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------1/4--------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-4-3--------------------------------------------------|
   ... ...     ... ...

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-111-333-4p3-111-333-4p3-4-3--(pretty much just repeat this riff until the next part)--|
   ... ...     ... ...

BRIDGE
e|-----|
B|-----|
G|-----|
D|-----|
A|-4-3-|
D|-4-3-|

SLOW PART
(i know this isn't exactly right, but it's as close as i could get. it sounds okay to me.)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----3----3---3----3--1-----1-----1-----1----------------------------------|
A|---6----6----6----6--------------------------------------------------------|
D|-3----3----3----3-------1-1---1-1---1-1---1-1------------------------------|


e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------3----3---3----3---1-----1--------4p3--------------------------------|
A|-----6----6----6----6------------------------------------------------------|
D|---3----3----3----3--------1-1---1-1--4------------------------------------|

BRIDGE TO SECOND BREAKDOWN
play this riff 16 times, getting louder each time
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---4p3---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-4-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

BREAKDOWN
that weird sound hes playing (xxxxxxx) is as follows:
take your pick, and simply slide the side of your pick up the string on the neck of the guitar

play this riff 16 times
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----4p3-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------4--3--2--1-------------------------------------------------|
D|--4------xxxxxxxx--4--3--2--1-------------------------------------------------|
                     .  .  .  .

BRIDGE (play 8 times)
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---4p3---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-4-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

BRIDGE II
play 8 times
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-1--0----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-1--0--0000000000000000----------------------------------------------------|
         ................

FINAL RIFF
Both Guitars
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8--8/11------------------------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6--6/9-------------------------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-----------------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .

e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11----------------------------|
D|---12/8----8-----8--8-----8--8------8--8--8/7/8/11----------------------------|
A|---10/6----6-----6--6-----6--6------6--6--6/5/6/9-----------------------------|
D|-------0-0---0-0------0-0-------0-0-------------------------------------------|
         . .   . .      . .       . .

this is an awesome song, off of Gojira's album From Mars to Sirius.
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uk.mace wrote on September 22 2008, 01:03 pm

FFS!!! It's tuned to D-standard!!
Get it right people!

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webbtje wrote on September 29 2008, 03:49 pm

D. Farking. STANDARD.

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gothman92 wrote on October 12 2008, 01:44 am

i mean, they might play it in standard, but i found a way for it to work if you play it in drop d...if you're playing in standard then just ****ing move all the stuff below the D string down 2 frets. jeez.

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