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Knock On Wood Tab

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Justin King - Knock On Wood

For all you Justin King fans out there, I finally obtained a legit version of Knock On 
tabs... i was surprised no one put em on any mainstream tab site sooner, but I guess i 
the first to realize it...

well here is second of three versions of this tab, I personally think this one is the 
as far as understanding how the tab works...

well enjoy, and if you have any questions email me at cant_touch_this13579@yahoo.com

-thanks

Tuning: DADGAD

Intro
------
Play twice with harmonics 2nd time

d|------------------------------------------------------||---------(12)---|
A|------------------------------------------------------||---------(12)---|
G|------------------------------------------------------||---------(12)---|
D|--------4-----------------------------------4---------||---(12)---------|
A|----------5p0-4h5p0--4h5p0--4h5p0------------5p0h-4h5-||----------------|
D|--4h5h7-------------------------------4h5h7-----------||----------------|

Percussion
----------
At this part, he starts to hit on the gutiar with his right hand, while playing this 
with his left
Do this Riff X4 at the end of the fourth time, hit the harmonics

d|--------------------------------||---------(12)------|
A|--------------------------------||---------(12)------|
G|--------------------------------||---------(12)------|
D|--------4p0---------------------||---(12)------------|
A|------------5p0-4h5p0--4h5--p0--||-------------------|
D|--4h5h7-------------------------||-------------------|

Tapping
-------
For this section Justin, plays the main riff (from the intro) with the left hand, while
tapping the top notes with the right hand. Use the same pattern throughout.

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9p0--7p0------------(12)-----|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|---7/9-------------------7p0----(12)-----|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9p0--7p0------------(12)-----|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-------------|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|------------5-----------------5------p0--|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4h5h7---------------------------------|

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---------------7p0--------------(12)-----|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9p0--7p0----------7/9p0------(12)-----|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---------------7p0--------------(12)-----|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9p0--7p0----------7/9p0---------------|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|-------------------4--------5------------|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4---------5---------------------------|

2nd time

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---12p0-11p0-9p0-9p0-------------(12)----|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|-----------------------7p0-------(12)----|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---12p0-11p0-9p0-7p0-------------(12)----|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|-----------------------7p0---------------|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|---------------------4-------5-----------|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4---------5---------------------------|

Chorus
------
Play this section X3

d|--0---0---0----(12)--0---0---0-------------------(12)---|
A|--0---0---0----(12)--0---0---0---------7/9p0-----(12)---|
G|--0---0---4----(12)--4---4---4-------------------(12)---|
D|--4---4---2----------0---0---0---------7/9p0-----(12)---|
A|--2---2---2----------5---5---5---4h5----------5--(12)---|
D|--2---2---2----------5---5---5--------------------------|

d|--0---0---0----(12)--0----12p0--11p0--9p0----7p0----------------------------------------(12)----|
A|--0---0---0----(12)--0----------------------------9p0--7p0----7p0---7/9--7/9p0---7/9p0--(12)----|
G|--0---0---4----(12)--4----12p0--11p0--9p0--4-7p0------------4-----4------------4--------(12)----|
D|--4---4---2----(12)--0----------------------------9p0--7p0----7p0---7/9--7/9p0---7/9p0--(12)----|
A|--2---2---2----------5------------------------------------------------------------------(12)----|
D|--2---2---2----------5---------------------5----------------5-----5------------5----------------|

Tapping
-------
Slight difference 2nd time

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9p0--7p0------------(12)-----|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|---7/9-------------------7p0----(12)-----|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9p0--7p0------------(12)-----|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-------------|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|------------5-----------------5------p0--|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4h5h7---------------------------------|

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9/7p0----------------(12)-----|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9/7p0--------------7/9p0------(12)-----|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|------------9/7p0----------------(12)-----|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9/7p0--------------7/9p0---------------|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|-------------------4---------5------------|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4------5-------------------------------|

Tapping Variations
------------------
Same as the tapping part but different keys

d|------------7p0--5p0-----------------------|------------7p0--5p0------------(12)-----|
A|---5/7-------------------5p0-----5/7p0-----|---5/7-------------------5p0----(12)-----|
G|------------7p0--5p0-----------------------|------------7p0--5p0------------(12)-----|
D|---5/7---2------------2--5p0-----5/7p0-----|---5/7---2------------2--5p0-------------|
A|------------3-----------------3--------p0--|------------3-----------------3------p0--|
D|---2h3h5-----------------------------------|---2h3h5---------------------------------|

d|------------12p0-10p0-------------------------|---------------14p0--12p0--------------(12)----|
A|---10/12-----------------10p0-----10/12p0-----|---12/14----------------------12p0-----(12)----|
G|------------12p0-10p0-------------------------|---------------14p0--12p0--------------(12)----|
D|---10/12--7-----------7--10p0-----10/12p0-----|---12/14----9--------------9--12p0-------------|
A|------------8------------------8----------p0--|---------------10------------------10----------|
D|---7h8h10-------------------------------------|---9h10h12-------------------------------------|

d|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---------------7p0--------------(12)--|---(7)---(5)----------|
A|---7/9-------------------7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9p0--7p0----------7/9p0------(12)--|---(7)---(5)----------|
G|------------9p0--7p0-----------------------|---------------7p0--------------(12)--|---(7)---(5)----------|
D|---7/9---4------------4--7p0-----7/9p0-----|---9p0--7p0----------7/9p0------------|---(7)---(5)-----0----|
A|------------5-----------------5--------p0--|-------------------4--------5---------|---(7)---(5)-----0----|
D|---4h5h7-----------------------------------|---4---------5------------------------|---(7)---(5)-----0----|

When you strum the 5th harmonics put your hand on the head of the guitar and push forward...
This will bend the neck forward detuning the strings to give it a lower pitch
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cptspoofy 31 wrote on November 30 2006, 04:53 pm

Perfect man

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bassetrox 334 wrote on March 26 2007, 07:13 am

accurate, but not very easy to read. Although i dont think two staves would help, maybe some other way of notating L&R hand would be helpful

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gekokeeper 10 wrote on July 10 2016, 03:52 am

Everything seems correct but the chorus is completely shit
Its nothing like the original

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