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Take This Oath tab

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Author
Killswitch Engage
"Take This Oath" from The End of Heartache - Song #2
Tabbed by: shredyr
E-mail: hollowseedaxeman@hotmail.com
Any comments or requests, please e-mail me...

Tuning: C G C F A D (low to high) thicker strings will help a lot here, i suggest 12-56 ;)
bpm:approx. 92

intro
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
F|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
C|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
G|---6--5--0--3----6--5--0--3--5--0--8--0----6--5--0--3--5--0--8--0----0-0---0-0---0---
C|---6--5--0--3----6--5--0--3--5--0--8--0----6--5--0--3--5--0--8--0----0-0---0-0---0---
   pm.......       .......        .          .......        .          ...   ...   .

» main riff
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---6\5-0-3--0-0---6\5-0-3/5-0-8-0--0-0---6\5-0-3/5-0-8-0--0-0--0-0--0---|
C|---6\5-0-3--0-0---6\5-0-3/5-0-8-0--0-0---6\5-0-3/5-0-8-0--0-0--0-0--0---|
       pm.    ...       .     .      ...       .     .      ...  ...  . 

» Pinch Harmonic after main riff
D|---------|
A|---------|
F|---------|
C|---------|
G|---5*~---|
C|---------|

» verse riff
D|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
F|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
C|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G|---3-----5-----6---3-----5-----6-----|---3-----5-----6---3-----5-----6-----|
C|-----5-5---5-5---5---5-5---5-5---5---|-----6-6---6-6---6---3-3---3-3---3---|
     pm...   ...   .   ...   ...   .         ...   ...   .   ...   ...   .

play this INSTEAD of the second bar(above) at the end of the verse
D|----------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------|
F|----------------------------------------|
C|-------------------3/5-3------3---------|
G|---3-----5---6-----------6-5----6-5-3---|
C|-----6-6---6---6------------------------|
     pm...   .   .         ...    ...

let first chords ring out
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------5------3---------------------------|
C|---6--------3--------5----------6---5---3-5-3---3-------|
G|---6--------3--------3----3---3---3---3-------6---6-5---|
C|---6--------3-------------------------------------------|
                          pm.   .   .   .       .   ...

» interlude riff
clean tone, combine all three bars here
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10---|
F|----x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x--x---|
C|----7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7---|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

D|-----------------------------------------------------|
A|---8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-6-6-6-5-5-5-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1---|
F|---x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
C|---5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-2-2-2-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---|
G|---------------------------------3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|

D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
A|---6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3---
F|---x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---
C|---3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x---
G|---------------------------------------------------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---
C|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


repeat each bar TWICE here
D|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|
A|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|
F|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|
C|--3-----------3------------|--2-----------2------------|--5-----------5------------|--3-----------3------------|
G|----5-0-5-0-5---5-0-5-0-5--|----3-0-3-0-3---3-0-3-0-3--|----7-0-7-0-7---7-0-7-0-7--|----5-0-5-0-5---5-0-5-0-5--|
C|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|---------------------------|
    pm.........   .........       .........   .........       .........   .........       .........   .........

play this the second time through and play each bar twice again
D|---------------------------|---------------------------|-------------------------------------|---------------------------|
A|---------------------------|---------------------------|-------------------------------------|---------------------------|
F|---------------------------|---------------------------|-------------------------------------|---------------------------|
C|--3-----------3------------|--5-----------5------------|--8----------------8-----------------|--3-----------3------------|
G|----5-0-5-0-5---5-0-5-0-5--|----7-0-7-0-7---7-0-7-0-7--|----10----10----10---10----10----10--|----5-0-5-0-5---5-0-5-0-5--|
C|---------------------------|---------------------------|-------12----12---------12----12-----|---------------------------|
    pm.........   .........       .........   .........       ..............   ..............       .........   .........

» fill 2
pretty much right on top of the drum beat
D|--------------------------------|---------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|---------------------------|
F|--------------------------------|---------------------------|
C|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--|--3-----------3------------|
G|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--|----5-0-5-0-5---5-0-5-0-5--|
C|--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--|---------------------------|
                                     pm.........   .........

» last chorus second guitar
listen for timing
D|----------|
A|----------|
F|--10---7--|
C|--10---7--|
G|---8---5--|
C|----------|

» ending
D|--------|
A|--------|
F|---7\---|
C|---7\---|
G|---5\---|
C|--------|

there ya go, peice together and enjoy!

            
            
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Hoobadude1 10 Feb 19, 2005 07:00 PM

when is the riff between "OPEN YOUR EYES" and "SEE THE DEVINE"? i really want to play that

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Cone 21 30 Oct 04, 2005 07:33 AM

there is a slide after the open notes in fill 3 but other than that awsome job

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lpguitarplayer3 307 Nov 15, 2005 07:23 AM

intro is oof a little if you listen close you can hear the 3 is palm muted

|---------------------------------------------------
|---------------------------------------------------
|---------------------------------------------------
|---------------------------------------------------
|-6-5-0-3--6-5-0-3-5-0-8-0--6-5-0-3-5-0-8-0--0-0-0--
|-6-5-0-3--6-5-0-3-5-0-8-0--6-5-0-3-5-0-8-0--0-0-0--
. . . . . . . . . . . . . .

other than that this tab is perfect... great job :cheers:

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