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Aces High Tab

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Artist: Iron Maiden
Album: Powerslave
Song: Aces High
Video used to time this tab
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1MkubJduGQA
                     
[Intro][3x] (0:07 - 0:24)
e|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
B|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
G|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
D|----4-6-4-7--6--|----4-6-4-7--6-|----------7--6----|----4-6-4-7--6---|
A|-7--------------|-7-------------|-4--5-7-5-------7-|-7---------------|
E|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
                                                              3
[Fill][1x] 0:25 - 0:31                                      |¯¯¯|
e|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
B|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
G|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------|
D|----4-6-4-7--6--|----4-6-4-7--6-|----------7--6----|-----------------|
A|-7--------------|-7-------------|-4--5-7-5-------7-|-7--7-9-7------7-|
E|----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------10----|
           Play the same 4 measures, but on the last one ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

[Riff 1][4x] 0:32 - 0:47
e|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
G|----------------5--5-----|-----------------4--4--5-4--------|
D|--7---5-7-5-7-5-------7--|--7---5-7-5-7-5-------------7-5---|
A|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
E|-------------------------|----------------------------------|

[Verse 1][4x] 0:47 - 1:01
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-9-11--12--14--12-11--9--12-11--7-11--7--|
A|-7--9--10--12--10--9--7--10--9--5--9--5--|
E|-----------------------------------------|

[Verse 2][4x] 1:02 - 1:16
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-9-11--12--14--12-11--9--12-11--7-11--7--|
D|-7--9--10--12--10--9--7--10--9--5--9--5--|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|

[Pre-Chorus][4x] 1:17 - 1:30
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------5----------------------|
D|-----------------5---------------7-----------------9-7-5-7-5------------|
A|-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------7-5--------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

(Play this the 1st, 3rd, and 4th time. On the 2nd time play this)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------5----------------------|
D|-----------------5---------------7-----------------9-7-5-7--------------|
A|-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus][1:31 - 2:00]
[1x]
E|------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|
G|--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--12--|
D|--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--12--|
A|--7--3--5--7--3--5--7--3--5--7--3--5--10--|
E|------------------------------------------|

[1x]
E|------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|
G|--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--|
D|--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--|
A|--6--8---10--6--8---10--6--8---10--6--8---|
E|------------------------------------------|

[Guitar 2++]
(plays harmonic on the 7/8th then 5/6th fret where over where there are "++")

[Pre-Solo][4x] 2:01 - 2:14
e|-----------------------|-----------------------|*After playing this twice,
B|-----------------------|-----------------------|don't play the last chord
G|-----------------------|-----------------------|Chord marked with ^^
D|------------------7-7--|------------------2-2--|
A|--0-0-3-3-0-3-2-0-5-5--|--0-0-3-3-0-3-2-0-0-0--|
E|-----------------------|-----------------------|
                                               ^^
[Solo][1x]
(^^^^^ Because I'm not gonna tab it out by ear...)
[2:15 - 2:43]
    1+......-  1+....-
E|---------------------------------------------------|
B|------------8-------8^5---5------------------------|
G|-7----------------------7---7-5-7^5---5------------|
D|------------------------------------7---7-5-7^5----|
A|------------------------------------------------7--|
E|---------------------------------------------------|

       t     t     t     t     t     t     t     t
E|-0--8^0^5-7^0^5-8^0^5-7^0^5-8^0^5-7^0^5-5^0^3-5^0^3-|
B|----------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

 t     t     t     t
e|-8^0^5-7^0^5-8^0^5-7^0^5-|
B|-------------------------|
G|-------------------------|
D|-------------------------|
A|-------------------------|
E|-------------------------|

    1+     tr     tr     tr    1+........
E-|----------------------------15---------|
B-|-8-------------12^13--15^17------------|
G-|-------/12^14--------------------------|
D-|---------------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------|

E-|--10^7---10^9^7-10^7----10^9^7-10^7---10^9^7-10^7-|
B-|-------0-------------0--------------0-------------|
G-|--------------------------------------------------|
D-|--------------------------------------------------|
A-|--------------------------------------------------|
E-|--------------------------------------------------|

e|--10^9^7-10^7----10^9^7---|
B|0-------------0---------0-|
G|--------------------------|
D|--------------------------|
A|--------------------------|
E|--------------------------|

E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-<12>^0-<10>^0-<8>^0-10^0-8^0-7^0-8^0-7^0-5^0-7^0-8^0-7^0--------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------/6\----|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

E|----------4^5^4-----4-----------------------------|
B|--------5-------6-5---5-----3^5^3^0---------------|
G|-/4---------------------------------2-4-2---------|
D|------------------------------------------4-2-----|
A|----------------------------------------------5---|
E|--------------------------------------------------|

E-|---------------------------------------12-<12>-----17--|
B-|-<7>-6-5------------------------/12-15---------15------|
G-|---------<7>-------------------------------------------|
D-|--------------<9>-8-7----------------------------------|
A-|----------------------9--5-7---------------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------------------------|
(4 Star solo)

[Post-Solo][4x](2:44 - 2:57)
e|-----------------------|-----------------------|*After playing this twice,
B|-----------------------|-----------------------|don't play the last chord
G|-----------------------|-----------------------|Chord marked with ^^
D|------------------7-7--|------------------2-2--|
A|--0-0-3-3-0-3-2-0-5-5--|--0-0-3-3-0-3-2-0-0-0--|
E|-----------------------|-----------------------|
                                               ^^
[Verse 1][4x](2:58 - 3:11)
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-9-11--12--14--12-11--9--12-11--7-11--7--|
A|-7--9--10--12--10--9--7--10--9--5--9--5--|
E|-----------------------------------------|

[Verse 2][4x](3:12 - 3:25)
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-9-11--12--14--12-11--9--12-11--7-11--7--|
D|-7--9--10--12--10--9--7--10--9--5--9--5--|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|

[Pre-Chorus][4x](3:26 - 3:39)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------5----------------------|
D|-----------------5---------------7-----------------9-7-5-7-5------------|
A|-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7-7-------------7-5--------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
(Play this the 1st, 3rd, and 4th time. On the 2nd time play this)

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

[Chorus](3:40 - 4:08)
[1x]
E|------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|
G|--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--12--|
D|--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--9--5--7--12--|
A|--7--3--5--7--3--5--7--3--5--7--3--5--10--|
E|------------------------------------------|

[1x]
E|------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|
G|--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--|
D|--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--12--8--10--|
A|--6--8---10--6--8---10--6--8---10--6--8---|
E|------------------------------------------|

[Riff 1][3x](4:09 - 4:21)
e|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
B|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
G|----------------5--5-----|-----------------4--4--5-4--------|
D|--7---5-7-5-7-5-------7--|--7---5-7-5-7-5-------------7-5---|
A|-------------------------|----------------------------------|
E|-------------------------|----------------------------------|

A|--7--| (Yeah, I know what your thinking:
E|--5--| "How did he figure that out?")

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Meatallica 50 Nov 19, 2008 10:55 AM

3 stars? This is pretty accurate. My guitar teacher from Berkley wrote out most of the tabs. So I don't see how this got 3 stars.

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Meatallica 50 Dec 13, 2008 10:03 AM

Also, I thought I could edit this so I left the intro the way it was. But its supposed o be like this:
Intro [3x] 0:07 - 0:24
e||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
B||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
G||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
D||----4-6-4-7--6--|----4-6-4-7--6-|----------7--6----|----4-6-4-7--6---||
A||-7--------------|-7-------------|-4--5-7-5---------|-7---------------||
E||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||


Fill [1x] 0:25 - 0:31
e||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
B||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
G||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
D||----4-6-4-7--6--|----4-6-4-7--6-|----------7--6----|-4h5-5-5-4-------||
A||-7--------------|-7-------------|-4--5-7-5---------|------------7~~~~||
E||----------------|---------------|------------------|-----------------||
Play the same 4 measures, but on the last one^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

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