Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Rapid Fire Tab

version 3
version 3

Whole song

Interactive

2,852 views 15 this week
3 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
accurate
x 3
add to favorites
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
how to read this tab
guitar tuner
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Help us to improve Ultimate-Guitar.com Take our survey!
×
Difficulty
intermediate
Band:  Judas Priest
Album: British Steel
Song:  Rapid Fire

Copyright (c)  CBS Records 1980

Transcribed By: Agent-Orange

Intro
e|----------------------------------------|
b|----------------------------------------|
g|----------------------------------------|
d|----------------------------------------|
a|----------------------------------------|
E|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|

Verse Riff 1 x2
e|----------------------------------------|
b|----------------------------------------|
g|----------------------------------------|
d|----------------------------------------|
a|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|
E|----------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------|
b|----------------------------------------------------|
g|----------------------------------------------------|
d|----------------------------------------------------|
a|--7--5--7--10----7--5--7----7--5--7--10----7--5--7--|
E|--5--3--5--8-----5--3--5----5--3--5--8-----5--3--5--|

Verse Riff 2 x2
e|----------------------------------------|
b|----------------------------------------|
g|----------------------------------------|
d|----------------------------------------|
a|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|
E|----------------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------|
b|-----------------------------|
g|-----------------------------|
d|-----------------------------|
a|--7--5--7--10----7--5--7-----|
E|--5--3--5--8-----5--3--5-----|

Verse Riff 1 x2
Verse Riff 2 x2

Riff 3 x3
e|-------------------------------|------------------------------------------|
b|-------------------------------|------------------------------------------|
g|------------9--7--8------------|-----------9--------9--------9------------|
d|--9--7--9---7--7--7---9--7--9--|--9--7--9--7--7--9--7--7--9--7--7--9------|
a|--7--5--7-------------7--5--7--|--7--5--7-----5--7-----5--7-----5--7--9---|
E|-------------------------------|--------------------------------------7---|

Riff 4 x?? with lyrics
e|-----------------------------------|
b|-----------------------------------|
g|-----------------------------------|
d|-----------------------------------|
a|---7p6p5-7p6p5-7p6p5-7p6p5-7p6h7---|
E|-----------------------------------|

riff 5 x2
e|----------------------------------------------------|
b|----------------------------------------------------|
g|----------------------------------------------------|
d|----------------------------------------------------|
a|--7--5--7--10----7--5--7----7--5--7--10----7--5--7--|
E|--5--3--5--8-----5--3--5----5--3--5--8-----5--3--5--|

Verse Riff 1 x2
Verse Riff 2 x2

Outro
e|---------------------------|
b|---------------------------|
g|---------------------------|
d|---------------------------|
a|--7--5--7--10----7--5--7---|
E|--5--3--5--8-----5--3--5---|

e|--------------------------------------------------------|
b|--------------------------------------------------------|
g|--------------------------------------------------------|
d|--------------------------------------------------------|
a|---7--5--7--10--5--7--10--5--7--10--5--7--10--7--5--2---|
E|---5--3--5--8---3--5--8---3--5--8---3--5--8---3--7--0---|


.  - palm mute           /  - slide up to
\  - slide down to       ~  - vibrato
h  - hammer on           b  - Bend
p  - pull off            Suffixes for bend
t  - tap                 f  - full bend    h - half bend
ph - pinched harmonic    q  - quarter bend t - tap bend
*  - see comment         ^  - Hold bend    r release bend
x  - Stuccatto           ~  - vibrato bend
,  - slight palm mute    () - ghost note, sustained note
"  - tremolo note        <> - Trill

Tunning E A D G B E


Suggest correction
What's this?
You can suggest a correction to this tab. Community and Mods will review your correction and vote to approve or reject it.
comments
We did not receive enough feedback on this tab! Please rate:
print report bad tab
1 2 3 4 5
3 comments total.
0 reply
Metaluya 378 wrote on May 5 2011, 11:15 pm

this is probly the best tab
but id say they play this bit

e|-----------------------------|
b|-----------------------------|
g|--------9-7-8----------------|
d|--7-5-7-7-7-7-7-5-7----------|
a|--9-7-9-------9-7-9----------|
E|-----------------------------|
like this
e|-----------------------------|
b|----------7-8----------------|
g|--------9-7-7----------------|
d|--7-5-7-7-----7-5-7----------|
a|--9-7-9-------9-7-9----------|
E|-----------------------------|

0 reply
Metaluya 378 wrote on May 5 2011, 11:18 pm

^ screw up sorry
this is probly the best tab
but id say they play this bit

e|-----------------------------|
b|-----------------------------|
g|--------9-7-8----------------|
d|--9-7-9-7-7-7-9-7-9----------|
a|--7-5-7-------7-5-7----------|
E|-----------------------------|
like this
e|-----------------------------|
b|----------7-8----------------|
g|--------9-7-7----------------|
d|--9-7-9-7-----9-7-9----------|
a|--7-5-7-------7-5-7----------|
E|-----------------------------|

0 reply
livewire76 259 wrote on March 9 2016, 08:02 am

They DO NOT play this - not unless your guitar is heavily out tune:
e|-----------------------------|
b|-----------------------------|
g|--------9-7-8----------------|
d|--9-7-9-7-7-7-9-7-9----------|
a|--7-5-7-------7-5-7----------|
E|-----------------------------|
like this
e|-----------------------------|
b|----------7-8----------------|
g|--------9-7-7----------------|
d|--9-7-9-7-----9-7-9----------|
a|--7-5-7-------7-5-7----------|
E|-----------------------------|

They play:
e|-----------------------------| X3
b|-----------------------------|
g|-----------------------------|
d|--9-7-9--12-11-12--9-7-9-----|
a|--7-5-7--10-9--10--7-5-7-----|
E|-----------------------------|

then:

e|---------------------------------|
b|---------------------------------|
g|---------------------------------|
d|--9-7-9-12--7-9-12--7-9-12--9--4-|
a|--7-5-7-10--5-7-10--5-7-10--7--2-|
E|---------------------------------|

e|----------------------------| etc
b|----------------------------|
g|--9-7-9--12-11-12--9-7-9----|
d|--9-7-9--12-11-12--9-7-9----|
a|----------------------------|
E|----------------------------|

guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Please do not post tabs as comments. Select "correction" instead!