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I Knew I Couldnt Trust You Tab

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Tabbed by: Joshua Garcia (joshuag523@aol.com)

Tabs For the song: I Knew I Couldn't Trust You by Silverstein
Please rate and let me know if you have any corrections. Thank you.

So here's the first tabs for the song I Knew I Couldn't Trust You by 
Silverstein. Personally, it's my favorite song off the album. Though I'm 
sure it's 100% perfect, corrections are open as usual. Enjoy!


*Updated on 3/27/10 - Fixed the Breakdown (as well as some other small 
changes) as suggested.


Tuning: Drop C# (C# G# C# F# A# D#)


Intro
Guitar 1:
D#||------------------------------------|----------------------------|
A#||------------------------------------|----------------------------|
F#||------------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||-99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|
G#||-99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|
C#||-99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|


D#||------------------|
A#||------------------|
F#||------------------|
C#||------------------|
G#||------------------|
C#||-4-2-4-5-4-2-0-2--|


Guitar 2:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7---|
F#||---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7-|
C#||-9-------9-------7-------7-----------------------5-------5-------|
G#||---------------------------------7-------7-----------------------|
C#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|


D#||----------------------------------|
A#||-----7-------7-------7-------7----|
F#||---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7--|
C#||-9-------9-------7-------7--------|
G#||----------------------------------|
C#||----------------------------------|



Verse
Guitar 1:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
G#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5--4-5-4--|
     . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   .

D#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-------2-------------|
G#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-------2-------------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--0-2-0--|
       . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . .

D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
G#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5--4-5-4--|
     . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   .

D#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2---------------------|
G#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-----2-4-5-4-2-0-2---|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-2-----------------|
       . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .


Chorus
Guitar 1:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| x2
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
G#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-4-2-4-5-4-2-0-2--|


Guitar 2:
D#||--------------------17--15-14-----------|--------------------------------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15---\12--|-------15-----------------------------|
F#||-/11-------11---------------------------|-/11-------11-9------9----------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|-----------------12-----12-11-b12r11--|
G#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|


D#||--------------------17--15-14-----15-14-----|--17--15--14----------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15--------15--|-------------15----/17--14--|
F#||-/11-------11-------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
G#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|



Verse
Guitar 1:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
G#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5--4-5-4--|
     . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   .

D#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-------2-------------|
G#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-------2-------------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--0-2-0--|
       . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . .

D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
G#||-----9-------9-------5-------5-------9-------9-------5-----------|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-5-5-5-5--4-5-4--|
     . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   .

D#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2---------------------|
G#||-9-------9-------0-------0-------2-------2-----2-4-5-4-2-0-2---|
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-0-2-----------------|
       . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .   . . .


Chorus
Guitar 1:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| x2
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
G#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-4-2-4-5-4-2-0-2--|


Guitar 2:
D#||--------------------17--15-14-----------|--------------------------------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15---\12--|-------15-----------------------------|
F#||-/11-------11---------------------------|-/11-------11-9------9----------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|-----------------12-----12-11-b12r11--|
G#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|


D#||--------------------17--15-14-----15-14-----|--17--15--14----------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15--------15--|-------------15----/17--14--|
F#||-/11-------11-------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
G#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|



Breakdown
Guitar 1/2:
D#||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------------| x2
C#||-2222--5'-5'-5'-5'-5'-5'--2222--5'-5'-5'-5'-5'-5'--555555555555555\--|
G#||-2222---------------------2222---------------------555555555555555\--|
C#||-2222---------------------2222---------------------555555555555555\--|



Bridge
Guitar 1:
D#||------------------------------------------------|
A#||------------------------------------------------|
F#||------------------------------------------------|
C#||-222222222222222555555555555555000000000000000--|
G#||-222222222222222555555555555555000000000000000--|
C#||-222222222222222555555555555555000000000000000--|


D#||---------------------|
A#||---------------------|
F#||---------------------| x2
C#||--5555444422224444---|
G#||--5555444422224444---|
C#||--5555444422224444---|


D#||----------------------------------------------------|
A#||----------------------------------------------------|
F#||----------------------------------------------------|
C#||-222222222222222555555555555555-0----5--4--2--4--9--|
G#||-222222222222222555555555555555-0----5--4--2--4--9--|
C#||-222222222222222555555555555555-0----5--4--2--4--9--|


Guitar 2:
D#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
C#||-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--|
G#||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
C#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||---------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||---------------------------------------------------------------| x2
C#||------------------------------------------7-7-7--9-9-9--7-7-7--|
G#||-10-10-10--9-9-9--7-7-7--9-9-9--10-10-10-----------------------|
C#||---------------------------------------------------------------|


D#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|
C#||-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--|
G#||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
C#||--------------------------------------------------------------------------|


D#||---------------------------|
A#||---------------------------|
F#||------------------------7--|
C#||------------------7--9-----|
G#||-10--9--7--9--10-----------|
C#||---------------------------|



Verse
Guitar 2:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7-------7---|
F#||---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7-| x3
C#||-9-------9-------7-------7-----------------------5-------5-------|
G#||---------------------------------7-------7-----------------------|
C#||-----------------------------------------------------------------|


D#||----------------------------------|
A#||-----7-------7-------7-------7----|
F#||---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7--|
C#||-9-------9-------7-------7--------|
G#||----------------------------------|
C#||----------------------------------|


Guitar 1:
D#||----------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
A#||----------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
F#||----------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||-|pick-|---99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|
G#||-|slide|---99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|
C#||-----------99999999000000002222222255555555---|-999999990000000044444444---|



Chorus/Outro
Guitar 1:
D#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
G#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444------------------|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-4-2-4-5-4-2-0-2--|


D#||-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A#||-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F#||-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-----------------9\-|
G#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-----------------9\-|
C#||-9999999912121212121212129999999955555555999999990000000044444444-4-2-4-5-4-2-0-2-9\-|


Guitar 2:
D#||--------------------17--15-14-----------|--------------------------------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15---\12--|-------15-----------------------------|
F#||-/11-------11---------------------------|-/11-------11-9------9----------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|-----------------12-----12-11-b12r11--|
G#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
C#||----------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|


D#||--------------------17--15-14-----15-14-----|--17--15--14----------------|
A#||------15------/14-------------15--------15--|-------------15----/17--14--|
F#||-/11-------11-------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
G#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|
C#||--------------------------------------------|----------------------------|




Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   hammer-on
 p   pull-off
 b   bend
 pb  pre-bend
 r   release bend
 ~   hold / vibrato
 .   palm mute
 /   slide up
 \   slide down
 *   pinch harmonic
 '   natural harmonic
 x   mute note
 T   tap
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Clayton777 wrote on October 2 2009, 05:31 pm

Great Job!
Silverstein writes some amazing music, especially when it comes to guitar.imo.
Thanks!

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deluge_nl wrote on October 3 2009, 10:55 am

Great tab! There's just one thing, at the start of the bridge where you have the 2nd guitar play the 10th fret on the high e, it sounds more like a natural harmonic on the 5th fret of the d string (C# here ofc) to me.

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