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Metallica – Wherever I may Roam

[Intro]

e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------5-5/6-5---------8-8/10-6----5-----5-5/6-5---(5)-------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------2-2/3-2---------5-5/7--3----2-----2-2/3-2---(2)-------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|0---------------0---------------0---------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------5-5/6-5---------8-8/10-10/6---5-----------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------2-2/3-2---------5-5/7---7/3---2-----------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|0---------------0-------------------0-----------------------5s20\-|

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------5-5/7-------------------------------------------5-5/7---|
A|-----7-7h8-7~~~------------8----7---7-7h8-7~~~--------7-7h8-7~~~------------|
E|0-------------------------------0-----------------0-------------------------|

e|-------------------|
B|-------------------|
G|-------------------|
D|-------------------|
A|8-----7--7-7h8-7~~~|
E|------0------------|

e|------------------------|
B|------------------------|
G|------------------------|
D|------------------------|
A|(7)-----7---8---9---10\-|
E|--------5---6---7---8-\-|


[Rhy fig 1]

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------5-5s7-----9---------------------------------|
A|--2-----7-7h8-7~~--7----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~--7---8---9---10--|
E|--0---0------------0--0-----------0---0------------5---6---7---8---|


[Rhy fig 2]

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------5-5s7-----9--------------------------------|
A|5-6-7-8-7h8-7~~-7-----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~-7---8---9---10---|
E|----------------0---0-----------0---0-----------5---6---7---8----|
 PM------             -               -

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------2-----------------------------------3-----------------------------|
A|5-6-7-8--2---------------------------------3-------------------------------|
E|---------0-------------------------------1---------------------------------|
 PM------                                  ------
        
    And the road becomes my bride     And the road becomes my bride
e|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------0---------------------------------------------------------|
D|----2-------------------------------3---------------------------|
A|--2-------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|0-------------------------------1-------------------------3s10\-|
  PM------                        -----                   

  
E5                                Bb5               
       I have stripped of all but pride,        so in her I do  con-

A5                                Bb5                          E E  
fide,   and she keeps me satis-   fied          Gives me all I need


       And with dust in throne I crave, only knowledge will  I save
e|--------0---------------0---------------------------------------|
B|------------0---------------0-----------3---------------3-------|
G|--------------------------------------------3---------------3---|
D|-----------------------------------3---------------3------------|
A|----2---------------2-----------1---------------1---------------|
E|0---------------0-----------------------------------------------|

            To the game you stay a slave             rover, wanderer
e|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------3---------------3---------------3---------------3-------|
G|------------3---------------3---------------3---------------3---|
D|------------------------------------3---------------3-----------|
A|----1---------------1-----------1---------------1---------------|
E|3---------------3-----------------------------------------------|


[Pre-Chorus]

Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------5-5s7-----9-------------------------|
A|1---1---2---3---5-6-7-8-7h8-7---7-----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~---7-8-9-10|
E|--------------------------------0---0-----------0---0-------------5-6-7-8-|
                  PM-----         -

  Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|3---3-------3--------3---2h3-2~~--2---2-------2-------2---2h3-2~~-|
A|3---3-------3--------3------------2---2-------2-------2-----------|
E|1---1---1-1-1----1-1-1------------0---0---0-0-0---0-0-0-----------|
         PM--      ---                      ---     ---
       
    And I'll redefine anywhere
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|3---3-------3-------3-----------|
D|3---3-------3-------3---2h3-2~~-|
A|1---1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----------|
E|--------------------------------|
          PM--    ---      

                  
[Chorus]

A5                                G5
Anywhere I roam                   Where I lay my head is home, yeah


[Rhy fig 1]

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|0-----------------------------------------------------------------0|
D|0----------------------5-5s7-----9--------------------------------0|
A|--2-----7-7h8-7~~--7----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~--7---8---9---10--|
E|--0---0------------0--0-----------0---0------------5---6---7---8---|

 
 And the earth becomes my throne  And the earth becomes my throne
e|---------|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------|-2-----------------------------------3---------------------------|
A|-5-6-7-8-|-2---------------------------------3-----------------------------|
E|---------|-0-------------------------------1--------------------------3s10\|
 PM-------  
 
to coda second time

    
E5                                Bb5                               
           I adapt to the unknown,        under wandering stars I've 

A5                                Bb5                          E E  
grown,       by myself but not alone           I asked no one


     And my ties are severed clean, less I have the more I 
e|--------0---------------0---------------------------------------|
B|------------0---------------0-----------3---------------3-------|
G|--------------------------------------------3---------------3---|
D|-----------------------------------3---------------3------------|
A|----2---------------2-----------1---------------1---------------|
E|0---------------0-----------------------------------------------|

  gain               Off the beaten path I rain            rover, wanderer
e|----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------3---------------3---------------3---------------3-------|
G|------------3---------------3---------------3---------------3---|
D|------------------------------------3---------------3-----------|
A|----1---------------1-----------1---------------1---------------|
E|3---------------3-----------------------------------------------|
  
  
[CODA]

[Interlude]
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------9--------------------------8--9--11/12--8--|
D|-----------------6-7-6~~--9-10-----------------6--7--9--10-----------------|
A|2----/7-7-8-7~~-------------------2------7--8------------------------------|
E|0---0-----------------------------0--0-0-----------------------------------|
     PM                                  -------------------

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------9~~------------------------8--9--11-12--8~~|
D|-----------------6-7-6~~--9-10-----------------6--7--9--10-----------------|
A|2---2---7-8-7~~-------------------2--2---7--8------------------------------|
E|0---0-0---------------------------0--0-0-----------------------------------|
                                       PM------------
 
 
[Pre-Chorus]

Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------5-5s7-----9-------------------------|
A|1---1---2---3---5-6-7-8-7h8-7---7-----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~---7-8-9-10|
E|--------------------------------0---0-----------0---0-------------5-6-7-8-|
                  PM-----         -

  Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|3---3-------3--------3---2h3-2~~--2---2-------2-------2---2h3-2~~-|
A|3---3-------3--------3------------2---2-------2-------2-----------|
E|1---1---1-1-1----1-1-1------------0---0---0-0-0---0-0-0-----------|
         PM--      ---                      ---     ---
       
    And I'll redefine anywhere
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|3---3-------3-------3-----------|
D|3---3-------3-------3---2h3-2~~-|
A|1---1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----------|
E|--------------------------------|
          PM--    ---      

                  
[Chorus]

A5                                G5
Anywhere I roam                   Where I lay my head is home, yeah


[Solo]

(w/wah)

e|-12-\----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-12-\-----------------------------9-12p9-9-12p9-9-10-9---------------|
G|-------9~~~-----9--10b11r10-11b13-----------------------10p9-10p9----|
D|------------10----------------------------------------------------10-|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------| 

e|-12-\------------------------------------------|
B|-12-\---------------------15b17r15---15b17~~~--|
G|--------9~~~----9--9b10------------------------|
D|-------------10--------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------|

   T     T           T     T           T     T                                
e|-17p16-17p16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12-
B|-------------------------------------------------------
G|-------------------------------------------------------
D|-------------------------------------------------------
A|-------------------------------------------------------
E|-------------------------------------------------------

  T     T           T     T
e|17p16-17p16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12-|
B|------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------|
 
   T     T           T     T           T     T
e|-17p16-17p16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12----|
B|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|15p13p12-15p12-15p13p12-15p12-15p12h17p15p12-12-15p12-17p15p12-12-15p13p12-1|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------|
B|13p12----------------|
G|-----14-13-14b16r14--|   
D|-------------------13| 
A|---------------------|                                  
E|---------------------|
                                       T.B
e|-------------------------------------------------16-17-17-17---16-------|
B|-15b17r15--15b17~~~-15b17r15--12--15/\/\/\-16-17------------------18p17-|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------|
B|17~~17-18p17-12~~~-|
G|-------------------|
D|-------------------|
A|-------------------|
E|-------------------|

                             T.B                                         T.B
e|------------------------------------------------------------17/19--19/\/\/\|
B|-12-12-12--12--12s15--15-15/\/\/\--15-15-12-13--14-/16-/18--17/19--19/\/\/\|
G|-12-12-12--12--12s15--15-15/\/\/\--15-15-12-13--14-/16-/18--17/19--19/\/\/\|
D|-12-12-12--12--12s15--15-15/\/\/\---------------//--//--//-----------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-22b24r22--22b24r22~~~~~~~~-------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

e|-19p16-------19-19p16-------19-19p16-------19-19p16-16-------16-19p16-16\13|
B|------17-17----------17-17----------17-17-------------17-17----------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|13-13h16p13-12-12--|
B|-------------------|
G|-------------------|
D|-------------------|
A|-------------------|
E|-------------------|

e|-13p12----12--------------------------------------------|
B|-------15----15p13-13-13-13h15p13~~~~~~~~~~-------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|


[Pre-Chorus]

Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------5-5s7-----9-------------------------|
A|1---1---2---3---5-6-7-8-7h8-7---7-----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~---7-8-9-10|
E|--------------------------------0---0-----------0---0-------------5-6-7-8-|
                  PM-----         -

  Oh     But I'll take my time anywhere    free to speak my mind anywhere
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|3---3-------3--------3---2h3-2~~--2---2-------2-------2---2h3-2~~-|
A|3---3-------3--------3------------2---2-------2-------2-----------|
E|1---1---1-1-1----1-1-1------------0---0---0-0-0---0-0-0-----------|
         PM--      ---                      ---     ---
       
    And I'll redefine anywhere
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|3---3-------3-------3-----------|
D|3---3-------3-------3---2h3-2~~-|
A|1---1---1-1-1---1-1-1-----------|
E|--------------------------------|
          PM--    ---      


[Chorus]

A5                                G5                                
Anywhere I roam                   Where I lay my head is home
C5                                B5               Bb5       E G F# 
Carved upon my stone           my body lie, but    still I roam yeah yeah


Rhy fig 1
Rhy fig 2 x2

[Rhy fig 1]

e|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------------| 
G|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------5-5s7-----9---------------------------------|
A|--2-----7-7h8-7~~--7----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~--7---8---9---10--|
E|--0---0------------0--0-----------0---0------------5---6---7---8---|


[Rhy fig 2]

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------5-5s7-----9--------------------------------| x2
A|5-6-7-8-7h8-7~~-7-----------8---7-----7-7h8-7~~-7---8---9---10---|
E|----------------0---0-----------0---0-----------5---6---7---8----|
 PM------             -               -


[Outro Solo]

w/ wah

e|--16--16p13p12--16p13p12--16----12--16p13p12--16p13p12--|
B|--------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

                   T                                   T      T
e|--16p13p12--16--17p16p13p12--16p13p12--16p13p12--16--17p16--17p16p13p12-|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--13h16p13p12-12h13—12h13p12------12--13p12------12-----------------|
B|------------------------------15-------------15------15p13------12--|
G|------------------------------------------------------------15------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|--13p12---------12~~--12----------------|--15b17----15b17----15b17----|
G|---------14p13--------------14p13—14~~--|-----------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------|-----------------------------|

                            T     T                    T     T
e|---------------------12-|-17p16-17p16p13p12-16p13p12-17p16-17p16p13p12-|
B|-15b17----15b17r15~~----|----------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------------------------------|

            T      T
e|16p13p12--17p16--17p16p13p12--16p13p12--16p13p12--12----12~~--------|
B|-------------------------------------------------------------13p12--|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------|
B|--13p12-------------------12--13p12-----------------12--|
G|---------14p13--14----14-------------14p13--14--14------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|--13p12-------------------12--13p12-------------------12--|
G|---------14p13--14----14-------------14p13--14----14------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--13p12------13p12------12--13--13p12------12-------------12--|
G|---------14---------14-----------------14------14p13--14------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------------|
B|--15pb17~~~--15pb17~~~--15pb17~~~--15pb17~~~--|
G|----------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|

e|--16-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-17-17-17-17-17-17-17-17-17-17-17-17--|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--19-19-19-19-19-19-19-19-19-19-19-19-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-17--|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--22b24----22b24----22b24----22b24----|--22b24----22b24~~-|
B|--------------------------------------|-------------------|
G|--------------------------------------|-------------------|
D|--------------------------------------|-------------------|
A|--------------------------------------|-------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|-------------------|

e|------------------12------------------12---------------|
B|--9h10--12--9h10------9h10--12--9h10------9h10--12--9h-|
G|-------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------12------------------12------------------|
B|--10--9h10------9h10--12--9h10------9h10--12--9h10--|
G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

e|12-------------------------------------|-12~~~-12------12~~~--12------|
B|----9h10-12-12p10-10--9h10-12-9h10p9---|----------9-10-----------9-10-|
G|-------------------------------------9-|------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------|------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------|------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------|------------------------------|

e|12--------------12--------------|-12----------------10~~~----12--13-|
B|---9-10-12-9-10----9-10-12-9-10-|----9-10-12-10-12--------15--------|
G|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|-----------------------------------|

e|----16----13----12----12h13p12------12------------------|
B|-------------------15-----------15------15--13--12--13--|
G|--------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------12--|
B|--13p12------------13p12---------13p12-------------12------|
G|---------14p13h14---------14p13---------14p13--14----------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------13p12-------------------|
G|--12---------12----------------14p13--14----12--|
D|-------14p12------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------|

             T.B            T.B 
e|----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
B|13p12------------13p12------------|-13p12---------13-------13p12----12-|
G|-----14p13/\14p12-----14p13\/14p12|------14p13-14----14p13--------14---|
D|------------\/---------------\/---|------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------|------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------|------------------------------------|

e|--------12---------12---------12----------12---13-|-13--12--13-12-12-13-12-|
B|-10h13------10h13------10h13-------10h13----------|------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|------------------------|

e|-12-13-12-13-13p16--12--13--16--16b17--16--17--19--16--20--17--21--18--22-|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

e|--22b24----22b24----22b24-r22-b24~~----------|
B|---------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------|



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| (n)  Ghost note
| h    Hammer-on
| p    Pull-off
| r    Release
| b    Bend
| pb   Pre-bend
| /    Slide up
| \    Slide down
| ~    Vibrato
| s    Slide
| T.B  Tremolo Bar
| T    Tapping 
| PM   Palm mute

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Feelthevayne wrote on July 1 2004, 12:00 am

T=thumb or tap
VVV-probably=bend or vibrate
and /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/is slides

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Legend88 wrote on July 27 2004, 12:00 am

Yeah i figured everyone would know that.....i guess some dumbarse could make a tab with a funky legend though

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Rib5 wrote on January 10 2006, 10:37 am

Do you play this song with your fingers or a pick?

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