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Lightning Song tab

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                             Lightning Song - Queens of the Stone Age
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Tabbed by: Michael Doyle

(It's necessary to have the lead in standard tuning to hit the highest notes)

Rhythm:
C|-------2---------------|
G|-------2---------------|
Eb|------3---------------|  Just strum this with the lead
Bb|------4---------------|
F|-------4---------------|
C|-------2---------------|

Lead 1:
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------6--7--6--------------------------------6--------------------|
D|-----6--7--9--------------9--6--6----------6--7--9-------------------------|
A|--9-------------------------------------9------------------9--7--9---------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Lead 2:
E|--------------------------------9------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------9--10--12---------------------------------------------|
G|--------------6--11--------------------------------6-----------------------|
D|-----6--7--9------------------------------6--7--9--------------------------|
A|--9------------------------------------9------------------9--7--9----------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
last three notes played 5 times (first time only)

Lead 3:
E|--------------------------------9--14--16--17--19--21----14--12--14--------|
B|---------------------9--10--12---------------------------------------------|
G|--------------6--11--------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----6--7--9---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--9------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
last three notes played 9 times

Outro:
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Eb|-----11-s-10---8-s-10----8--6--5------------------------------------------|
Bb|-----11-s-10---8-s-10----8--6--5------------------------------------------|
F|-------9-s--8---6-s--8----6--4--3------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Lead 1 X3
Lead 2
Lead 1 X2
Lead 2
Lead 3
Outro

            
            
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tylersugarcarlo 591 Nov 17, 2005 06:08 PM

that is so rad that you tabbed this song in detail man, no one has before and it's such a great song. good job

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michaeldoyle 119 Nov 17, 2005 08:06 PM

thanks, I just saw that the other version wasn't even lightning song, it was tension head so I thought I might as well put a proper one up

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SOADRox 101 Feb 14, 2006 08:29 AM

Hey man, rock on. It's damn near perfect! An excellent song, you tabbed it to perfection.

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