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Only Women Bleed
Guns N' Roses
Intro to Knockin' on heaven's door live

Tabbed by:     Nicolas Manel

Tune half step down
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----12----12----12------10----10----10------10----10----10------8-|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--12----12----12------11----11----11------10----10----10------9---|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|

|------------------------10---------------10-----------------9----------|
|----8-----8--------12-----12--12-----12-----12---12-----10----10--10---|
|-----------------0-----------0-----0-----------0------0---------0------|
|--9-----9-----12------12--------12-----12----------11-----11--------11-|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|

|------9---------------8---------------8---------------7-----------|
|--10----10--10----10----10--10----10----10--10----8-----8---8-----|
|0---------0-----0---------0-----0---------0-----0---------0-----0-|
|----11--------10----10--------10----10--------9-----9---------9---|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|

|----7-----------------6---------------6---------------5-----------|
|8-----8---8-------8-----8---8-----8-----8---8-----6-----6---6-----|
|--------0-------0---------0-----0---------0-----0---------0-----0-|
|--9-----------8-----8---------8-----8---------7-----7---------7---|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|

                                               C
|----5---------------4---------------------------------------------|
|6-----6---6-----6-----6---6-----5-----4-----3-----------1---------|
|--------0-----0---------0-----------------------------0---0---0---|
|--7---------6-----6---------/-5---/-4---/-3---0-H-2---------2-----|
|----------------------------------------------------3-----------1-|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|

                             G
|----------------------------3-----|
|----------------------------3-----|
|--0-----0---0---------0-----0-----|
|3-----3---------------5-----0-----|
|----1-----1-----1-/-3-3-----2-----|
|----------------------------3-----|


Knockin' on Heaven's Door


  G5            D                C
|-3---3--------------2-0-------|-----------------0--------------------|
|-3-----3---3------3-----3---3-|----------1--------------1------------|
|-0-------0------2---------2---|-0------0---0----------0---0-0------0-|
|-0------------0---------------|-0h2----------2------2-------0h2------|
|------------------------------|------3---------------------------3---|
|-3----------------------------|--------------------------------------|

fill 1 (used only in verses)
  G5              D                  Am
|-3--------------2-------2-0-------|-0-------------0----------------------|
|-3---3-------3--3-------3-------0-|-1----0h1-------------1---------------|
|-0---0-----0----2----2-------2----|-2--2-----2---------2---2------0---0--|
|-0---0-----0----0----0------------|-2----------2-----2-------0h2----2----|
|----------------------------------|-0------------------------------------|
|-3--------------------------------|--------------------------------------|

Song goes like this:

Intro: Twice with picking fill 2  G5 D C
       Twice just power chords    G5 D C

Verse 1 (with fill 1)
G5         D               Am
Mamma take this badge from me

        (with fill 2)
G5         D         C
I can't use it anymore

        (with fill 1)
G5                D             Am
It's getting dark, too dark to see

        (with fill 2)
G5             D                       C
Feels like I'm knockin' on heaven's door

Chorus:
G5            D5                     C5
Knock, knock, knockin' on heaven's door,
C5
Hey, hey, hey, hey, yeah
G5            D5                     C5
Knock, knock, knockin' on heaven's door,
C5
(no lyrics)
G5                 D5                     C5
Ooh, knock, knock, knockin' on heaven's door
C5
Ooh yeah
G5            D5                     C5
Knock, knock, knockin' on heaven's door
C5
Hey, hey, hey, hey, yeah

 Solo 1: (over G D and C chords)
|----------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------15fb----------------------------------|
|-12-14fb-14p12-14---------14-12-12~~~----------------12---|
|------------------------------------------13/14-----------|
|----------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------|

|--------------------------------------------------------15----|
|-15/17--15---13p12-13/15--13p12---13p12-----------12-13----13-|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------14~~~----------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------|

|--------------15-17fb--17--17fb--17fb--15----20fb-20p19-20-|
|12~~~---15/17----------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------|

|-19-20fb--20-20-20------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------17~~~------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------19fb-19-19fb-19--------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------19fb-19-19fb-19----------|
|----------------------------------------------------------17--17--|
|------------------------------------------------------------------|

 Solo 2:
|-------------------------------------------------------|
|--19b~~~~~~~r-19---19brp17-19-1717----20-17--20-17br---|
|-------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------|

|----------------------------------------16---18b-18p16-|
|-1517--1517--------1517---------------13--16-----------|
|-----------------------------------/13-----------------|
|-----17----19br1719----19br19br17----------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------|

|-16-18p16-16-20-19-20-22b-20-19-20-22b--20-19-20-22b-22b-22b---------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------20-22b--|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------|

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|--20-22br-20-22-22b-20-22-20--20~~---20-19----19br-17-19-17-17--|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|

|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-2017--17~~15~~12~~~~~~-----------------------------------------|
|------------------------12~--11~---11br-9~---7--5/4-------------|
|----------------------------------------------------5-----------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------|

   Solo 2 (another version)
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------------20~~~~-20--19~~--19b(20)r19---17-19p17-17~~--20-15b(17)--20---|
|----17---------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-------17------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|--------------------------15-----------------------15----------------------|
|-15b(17)r(15)--13-15-12~~~---15--10b(12)r10----------15----10/12---10/12---|
|---------------------------------------------12/14-------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|----------------15------17/19---17p15h17p15---20p19-20b(22)--20p19-20b(22)-|
|-------------15----15------------------------------------------------------|
|-12~~~--14/16--------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

                                  (Hold bend)
|20p19-20-22b(24)-22b(24)-----------22--------------------------------------|
|-------------------------20-22b(24)--22-r22--20--22pb(24)r22b(24)r22-20----|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-20~~-20-19-19b(20)r19--17--19p17--17~---20--15b(17)---20-----15b(17)--13--|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-15-12~~-------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------12~~~--11~~~-11b(12)r11/9--9~~~------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------12~~9b(10)r9------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------10--------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Notation:
h - hammer on
p - pull off
/ - slide
~ - vibrato
b - bend; number in brackets shows the target fret
r - release bend back to initial fret after bend
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AC:DC 10 Apr 20, 2006 07:45 PM

gret tab, and song, i salute you Saul Hudson!!

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THE-DUDE! 10 Sep 25, 2009 08:23 AM

The Only Woman Bleed part is amazing!

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