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D# G# C# F# A# D#
#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

YOUTHANASIA
As recorded by Megadeth
(From the 1994 Album YOUTHANASIA)

Transcribed by /\X/\M
	

Words and Music by Dave Mustaine

E5
0 2 2 x x x
	
E5VII
x 7 9 9 x x
	
B5
7 9 9 x x x
	
Bb5
6 8 8 x x x

D5
x 5 7 7 x x
	
G5
3 5 5 x x x
	
Bb
6 5 8 x x x
	
G#5
4 6 6 x x x

A5
5 7 7 x x x
	
G
3 2 5 x x x
	
G#
4 3 6 x x x
	
A
5 4 7 x x x

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Gb) - 'Untitled'
Gtr II (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Gb) - 'Untitled'
Gtr III (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Gb) - 'Untitled'
Gtr IV (Eb Ab Db Gb Bb Gb) - 'Untitled'

   Intro
    Moderate Rock Q=11.,2.,3.             4.
   4/4
    Gtrs I, II
    Q.   E +Q   Q    +E  Q.   E E Q       E Q.   Q  E E
||-----------------|-------------------||---------------||
||o----------------|------------------o||---------------||
||-----------------|-------------------||---------------||
||--2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7-------------||-5-7----8--9---||
||o-2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7--------5\--o||-5-7----8--9---||
||--0----2-(2)--3--|-(3)-5----6h7------||-3-5----6--7---||


                     1.,2.,3.                     4.
    PM--------| ~~~~~~~~~ PM------|               ~  PM----|
    E E E E E E Q    +Q   E E E E E a    +E       Q  E E E E E E
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------||
||o----------------|--------------------------o||----------------||
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------||
||----2-2-----2----|---------------------------||------------0-1-||
||o-------2-5---2--|-(2)----------------------o||-2--------2-----||
||--0--------------|------5-3-5-6-5-3b5==(3)r--||----5-3-5-------||


   Verse
                     1.,2.,3.                     4.
    PM--------| ~~~~~~~~~ PM------|               ~  PM----|
    E E E E E E Q    +Q   E E E E E a    +E       Q  E E E E E E
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------|
||o----------------|--------------------------o||----------------|
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------|
||----2-2-----2----|---------------------------||------------0-1-|
||o-------2-5---2--|-(2)----------------------o||-2--------2-----|
||--0--------------|------5-3-5-6-5-3b5==(3)r--||----5-3-5-------|


    PM--------| ~~~~~~~~~ PM------|               PM--------|
    E E E E E E Q    +Q   E E E E E a    +E    3x E E E E E E E E   W
||-----------------|---------------------------||-----------------|------||
||o----------------|--------------------------o||-----------------|------||
||-----------------|---------------------------||-----------------|------||
||----2-2-----2----|---------------------------||---2-2-----2-----|------||
||o-------2-5---2--|-(2)----------------------o||-------2-5---2---|------||
||--0--------------|------5-3-5-6-5-3b5==(3)r--||-0---------------|------||


   Pre-Chorus
                     1.,2.,3.             4.
    Q.   E +Q   Q    +E  Q.   E E Q       E Q.   Q  E E
||-----------------|-------------------||---------------||
||o----------------|------------------o||---------------||
||-----------------|-------------------||---------------||
||--2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7-------------||-5-7----8--9---||
||o-2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7--------5\--o||-5-7----8--9---||
||--0----2-(2)--3--|-(3)-5----6h7------||-3-5----6--7---||


   Verse
                     1.,2.,3.                     4.
    PM--------| ~~~~~~~~~ PM------|               ~  PM----|
    E E E E E E Q    +Q   E E E E E a    +E       Q  E E E E E E
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------||
||o----------------|--------------------------o||----------------||
||-----------------|---------------------------||----------------||
||----2-2-----2----|---------------------------||------------0-1-||
||o-------2-5---2--|-(2)----------------------o||-2--------2-----||
||--0--------------|------5-3-5-6-5-3b5==(3)r--||----5-3-5-------||


   Pre-Chorus
                     1.,2.,3.                     4.
    PM--------| ~~~~~~~~~ PM------|               PM--------|
    E E E E E E Q    +Q   E E E E E a    +E       E E E E E E E E   W
||-----------------|---------------------------||-----------------|------||
||o----------------|--------------------------o||-----------------|------||
||-----------------|---------------------------||-----------------|------||
||----2-2-----2----|---------------------------||---2-2-----2-----|------||
||o-------2-5---2--|-(2)----------------------o||-------2-5---2---|------||
||--0--------------|------5-3-5-6-5-3b5==(3)r--||-0---------------|------||


                     1.,2.,3.             4.
                                          |-3-| |-3-|
    Q.   E +Q   Q    +E  Q.   E E Q       Q Q Q Q Q Q
||-----------------|-------------------||-------------||
||o----------------|------------------o||-8-8-8-7-7-7-||
||-----------------|-------------------||-7-7-7-6-6-6-||
||--2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7-------------||-5-5-5-4-4-4-||
||o-2----4-(4)--5--|-(5)-7--------5\--o||-------------||
||--0----2-(2)--3--|-(3)-5----6h7------||-------------||


   Chorus
    $
    E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    D5         E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    G5
    Gtrs I, II
    H    H      E Q.   E Q.         H    H      E Q.   E Q.
    |    |      | |    | |          |    |      | |    | |
    /    /      / /    / /          /    /      / /    / /

    Gtrs III, IV
         ~        ~~                     ~        ~~
    H    H      E Q.   E Q   +E     H    H      E Q.   E Q.
||------------|-------------------|-----------|----------------|
||o-----------|-------------------|-----------|----------------|
||-------9----|----------7---(7)\-|------9----|----------------|
||-------9----|-9-8----8----------|------9----|-9-8----8-5-----|
||o-7---------|-------------------|-7---------|----------------|
||--0---------|-------------------|-0---------|----------------|


                                              1.              2.
                                                                To Coda
  E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    D5         E5   E5VII  B5Bb5           B5Bb5
  H    H      E Q.   E Q.         H    H      E E Q  H        E E Q  H
  |    |      | |    | |          |    |      | |             | |
  /    /      / /    / /          /    /      / /             / /

       ~        ~~                     ~
  H    H      E Q.   E Q   +E     H    H      E E Q  H        E E Q  H
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|--------------||-------------||
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|-------------o||-------------||
|------9----|----------7---(7)\-|------9----|--------------||-------------||
|------9----|-9-8----8----------|------9----|-9-8----------||-9-8---------||
|-7---------|-------------------|-7---------|-------------o||-------------||
|-0---------|-------------------|-0---------|--------------||-------------||


   Interlude
    Gtrs I, II
    PM--------|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||----------------------------------|
||o---------------------------------|
||----------------------------------|
||------------------------------5p0-|
||o-----------------5p0-8p0-7p0-----|
||--0-0---0---0-6p0-----------------|


  1.,2.,3.                       4.
  PM--------|             ~      PM--------|
  S S S S S S S S S S S S Q      S S S S S S S S E. S +E  E
|-----------------------------||------------------------------||
|----------------------------o||------------------------------||
|-----------------------------||------------------------------||
|-----------------------------||-----------------5--6-(6)-7---||
|-----------------5p0-8p0-7--o||-----------------5--6-(6)-7---||
|-0-0---0---0-6p0-------------||-0-0---0---0-6p0-3--4-(4)-5---||


 Guitar Solo
  E5          B5          Bb          G5                    G#5          A5
  Gtr I
   W           W           W           H     E              E      +E     E
   |           |           |           |     |              |       |     |
   /           /           /           /     /              /       /     /

  Gtr III
   TP          TP          TP          TP                                 ~~
   W           W           W           H     S  a       +E     +S   S  S  E
|-----------|-----------|-----------|---------------------------------------|
|-17--------|-----------|-----------|-------15------------------------------|
|-----------|-16--------|-15--------|-14-------14pb16==(14)r==(14)p12-14-12-|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|---------------------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|---------------------------------------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|---------------------------------------|


  E5          B5          Bb            G5                 G#5  A5
   W           W           W             H              E  E +E E
   |           |           |             |              |  |  | |
   /           /           /             /              /  /  / /

                                         \1.5_____/     \7
   TP          TP          TP    TP
   W           W           H     H       Q       +Q    +H
|-----------|-----------|-------15----|-22------(22)--(22)--------||
|-15--------|-17--------|-18----------|---------------------------||
|-----------|-----------|-------------|---------------------------||
|-----------|-----------|-------------|---------------------------||
|-----------|-----------|-------------|---------------------------||
|-----------|-----------|-------------|---------------------------||


  E5
    W
    |
    /

  Gtr IV
       ~~~~~~~
    E  E  +E.  S  +S   S  S  S  S  S  S  S
|------------------------15h17p15----15h17-|
|-----17-(17)---------19----------19-------|
|-/16---------16-(16)----------------------|
|------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|


  B5                                         Bb
   W                                          W
   |                                          |
   /                                          /

         ~~~~~~~                                    ~~~~~~~
   S  S  E  +E.  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S    S  S  E  +E.  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
|-17h19-14-(14)-14-15p14-17p15p14p12----12-|-14p12---------10-------13-------10--------|
|------------------------------------15----|-------15-(15)----11-10----10-11----11-10--|
|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|


  G5                            G#5         A5
   H                       E     E    +E     E
   |                       |     |     |     |
   /                       /     /     /     /

   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E
|-----------------------------------------------|
|----11p10--------------------------------------|
|-12-------12-10--------------------------------|
|----------------12s14-12-----------------------|
|-------------------------10-13-12-10-12-10-----|
|-------------------------------------------13\-|


  E5                                         B5
    W                                         W
    |                                         |
    /                                         /

       ~~~~~~~                                      ~~~
    E  E  +E.  S  +S   S  S  S  S  S  S  S    S  S  Q.    a      +E    a      +Q    +E
|------------------------15h17p15----15h17-|-17h19s22----22b24==(22)r-22b24==(22)r=(22)--|
|-----17-(17)---------19----------19-------|---------------------------------------------|
|-/16---------16-(16)----------------------|---------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|


  Bb
   W
   |
   /

   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
|-22p18----------18-------18-------------13-------|
|-------18s15-18----18p15----18p15h18s15----15p11-|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


  G5                    G#5                   A5       E
                                                       Gtrs I, II
   H               E    E       +E             E        s    s   S  s S s s S s s S s S s s S
   |               |    |        |             |        |    |      |   | |   | |   |   | |
   /               /    /        /             /        o    /      /   / /   / /   /   / /

   ~~~~~~
   Q.       +E     E.      S     S      S      E        E       +E    Q       H
|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|-15-------(15)\--15------16----16-----17-----17-----|----------------------------------------|
|-14b16====(14)r\-14b16---15b17-15pb17-16pb18-16pb18-|-19b21r==(19)---------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|


                  G   G#      A       E
  s s S s S s s S  E.  S  +E   E        s  s   S   s  S s s S   s   s S s S s s S
  | |   |   | |    |   |   |   |        |  |       |    | |     |   |   |   | |
  / /   /   / /    /   /   /   /        o  /       /    / /     /   /   /   / /

                                                      ~~
  H                E.  S  +E   E    a  +E     +S   S  Q        +Q         Q
|-----------------12--13-(13)-14-|------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------12--13-(13)-14-|-14-(14)---(14)---------------------------------|
|-----------------12--13-(13)-14-|-14-(14)---(14)-12------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|-------------------14-------(14)\---------------|
|--------------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|------------------------------------------------|


                  A         G#            G
  s s S s S s s S  E.       S    +E        E
  | |   |   | |    |        |     |        |
  / /   /   / /    /        /     /        /

                       |---3---|  |--3--|
  H                E   S  S    S  S  S  S  S  S
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------11h==12h15p12p11--------|
|-----------------12--14------------------14-12--|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|


  E                                                        G   G#      A
    s  s S s   S   s s S s s S s S s s S   s s S s S s s S  E.  S  +E   E
    |  |   |       | |   | |   |   | |     | |   |   | |    |   |   |   |
    o  /   /       / /   / /   /   / /     / /   /   / /    /   /   /   /

    ~~~~
   +Q         +E     E   H                 H                E.  S  +E   E
|----------------------------------------|-----------------15--16-(16)-17-|
|----------------------------------------|-----------------15--16-(16)-17-|
|-(12)-------(12)\-----------------------|-----------------15--16-(16)-17-|
|----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|


  E
   s      s  S s  S  s s S s s S s S s s S
   |      |    |     | |   | |   |   | |
   o      /    /     / /   / /   /   / /

   S     +E.      Q        H
|-17----(17)--------------------------------|
|-17b18r(17)-----17\------------------------|
|----------------16\------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|


                    D.S. al Coda
                  A  G#   G
  s s S s S s s S E. S +E E   W
  | |   |   | |   |  |  | |
  / /   /   / /   /  /  / /

  W                           W
|---------------------------|-------||
|---------------------------|-------||
|---------------------------|-------||
|---------------------------|-------||
|---------------------------|-------||
|---------------------------|-------||


 Out-Chorus
  &
  E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    D5         E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    G5
  Gtrs I, II
  H    H      E Q.   E Q.         H    H      E Q.   E Q.
  |    |      | |    | |          |    |      | |    | |
  /    /      / /    / /          /    /      / /    / /

  Gtrs III, IV
       ~        ~~                     ~        ~~
  H    H      E Q.   E Q   +E     H    H      E Q.   E Q.
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|---------------|
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|---------------|
|------9----|----------7---(7)\-|------9----|---------------|
|------9----|-9-8----8----------|------9----|-9-8----8-5----|
|-7---------|-------------------|-7---------|---------------|
|-0---------|-------------------|-0---------|---------------|


  E5   E5VII  B5Bb5    D5         E5   E5VII  B5Bb5
  H    H      E Q.   E Q.         H    H      E E Q  H
  |    |      | |    | |          |    |      | |
  /    /      / /    / /          /    /      / /

       ~        ~~                     ~
  H    H      E Q.   E Q   +E     H    H      E E Q  H
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|-------------*|
|-----------|-------------------|-----------|-------------*|
|------9----|----------7---(7)\-|------9----|-------------*|
|------9----|-9-8----8----------|------9----|-9-8---------*|
|-7---------|-------------------|-7---------|-------------*|
|-0---------|-------------------|-0---------|-------------*|



Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
 - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

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