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                             KILL ROCK 'N ROLL - System of a Down
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Tabbed by: slyo
Email: sly at davidhurst dot net

I realise this is the millionth tab of this song, but hey it's a little more correct than most 8)

Gtr I   (C# G# C# F# A# D#) - Clean
Gtr II  (C# G# C# F# A# D#) - Clean
Gtr III (C# G# C# F# A# D#) - Distorted

[Intro]
    Gtr I
D#||-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
A#||-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
F#||-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
C#||---10---10---10---10---10---10---10---10-|---10---10---10---10---10---10---10--10-|
G#||-8----8----8----8----8----8----8----8----|-0----0----0----0----0----0----0---0----|
C#||-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|

[Intro]
    Gtr I
D#|-----------------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#|-----------------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#|-----------------------------------|---------------------------------||
C#|-10\-9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9-|---9---9---9---9---9---9---9---9-||
G#|---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---7---|-8---8---8---8---8---8---8---8---||
C#|-----------------------------------|---------------------------------||

[Intro]
    Gtr I
D#||-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-|-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-13-13-|
A#||-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-|-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-------|
F#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
G#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
  |
  | Gtr II
D#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
A#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
F#||-------17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-|-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
G#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|

[Intro]
    Gtr I
D#|-15-15-15-15-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
A#|-------------15-15-15-15-12-12-12-12-15-15-15-15-|-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-13-||
F#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
C#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
G#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
C#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
  |
  | Gtr II
D#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
A#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
F#|-14-16-14-16-14-16-14-16-14-16-14-16-14-16-14-16-|-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-17-16-||
C#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
G#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||
C#|-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------||

[Verse]
    Gtr III
D#||----------------------------|---------------------------------|
A#||----------------------------|---------------------------------|
F#||--------5-------------4-----|-2-------------------------------|
C#||-3------5-5-5--2------4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
G#||-3-3-3--3-3-3--2-2-2--2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
C#||-3-3-3---------2-2-2--------|---------------------------------|
pm     |__    |__    |__    |__     |____________________________

[Verse]
    Gtr III
D#|----------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#|----------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#|--------5-------------4-----|-2-------------------------------||
C#|-3------5-5-5--2------4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-||
G#|-3-3-3--3-3-3--2-2-2--2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-||
C#|-3-3-3---------2-2-2--------|---------------------------------||
pm    |__    |__    |__    |__     |_____________/

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
A#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
F#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
G#||--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-||
G#||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-||
C#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||

[Verse]
    Gtr III
D#||----------------------------|---------------------------------|
A#||----------------------------|---------------------------------|
F#||--------5-------------4-----|-2-------------------------------|
C#||-3------5-5-5--2------4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
G#||-3-3-3--3-3-3--2-2-2--2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
C#||-3-3-3---------2-2-2--------|---------------------------------|
pm     |__    |__    |__    |__     |____________________________

[Verse]
    Gtr III
D#|----------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#|----------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#|--------5-------------4-----|-2-------------------------------||
C#|-3------5-5-5--2------4-4-4-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-||
G#|-3-3-3--3-3-3--2-2-2--2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-||
C#|-3-3-3---------2-2-2--------|---------------------------------||
pm    |__    |__    |__    |__     |_____________/

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
A#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
F#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
G#||--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-||
G#||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-||
C#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||

[Pre-Bridge]
    Gtr III
D#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------|
A#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------|
F#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------|
C#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2-----------|-3------------|
G#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2-----------|-3------------|
C#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2-----------|-3------------|
lr   |________     |____________ |____________ |_____________

[Pre-Bridge]
    Gtr III
D#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------||
A#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------||
F#||-------------|-------------|--------------|--------------||
C#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2---------2-|-3------------||
G#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2---------2-|-3------------||
C#||-3--------/8-|-7-----------|-\2---------2-|-3------------||
lr   |________     |____________ |__________   |_____________



[Bridge]
    Gtr I
D#||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
A#||o----------------------------------|---------------------------------o|
F#||-----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
C#||-----9---10-7---------9---10-7-----|-----7---8-5---------7---8-5------|
G#||o--8---8------8-7---8---8------8-7-|---6---6-----6-5---6---6-----6-5-o|
C#||-7----------------7----------------|-5---------------5----------------|
pm  |_____________________________________________________________________

[Bridge]
   Gtr III                              1.                                 2.
D#|-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|
A#|o----------------------------------|---------------------------------o||----------------------------------|
F#|-----------------------------------|----------------------------------||----------------------------------|
C#|-----9---10-7---------9---10-7-----|-----7---8-5---------7---8-5------||-----7---8-5-----5----------------|
G#|o--8---8------8-7---8---8------8-7-|---6---6-----6-5---6---6-----6-5-o||---6---6-----6-5-5----------------|
C#|-7----------------7----------------|-5---------------5----------------||-5---------------5----------------|
pm  |______________________________________________________________________________________

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
A#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
F#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
C#||-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
G#||--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8--8-|--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0-|
C#||-------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
    Gtr III
D#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
C#||-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-|-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-9-||
G#||-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-||
C#||---------------------------------|---------------------------------||

[Bridge II]
    Gtr III
D#||----------------|---------------|----------------------|--------------------|
A#||----------------|---------------|----------------------|--------------------|
F#||----------------|---------------|----------------------|--------------------|
C#||-3---3---3---/8-|-7---7---7---7-|-\2---2---2---2-2-2-2-|-3---3---3---3--3-3-|
G#||-3---3---3---/8-|-7---7---7---7-|-\2---2---2---2-2-2-2-|-3---3---3---3--3-3-|
C#||-3---3---3---/8-|-7---7---7---7-|-\2---2---2---2-2-2-2-|-3---3---3---3--3-3-|


[Bridge II]
   Gtr III
D#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
A#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
F#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
C#|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-8-8-8-8-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
G#|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-8-8-8-8-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
C#|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-8-8-8-8-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
pm |_________________________________________________________________

[Bridge II]
   Gtr III
D#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
A#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
F#|---------------------------------|---------------------------------||
C#|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||
G#|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||
C#|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-||
pm |___________________________________________________/

[Extro]
    Gtr III
D#||------------------------------||
A#||o----------------------------o||
F#||---------5-------------4------||
C#||--3------5-5-5--2------4-4-4--||
G#||o-3-3-3--3-3-3--2-2-2--2-2-2-o||
C#||--3-3-3---------2-2-2---------||
pm      |__    |__    |__    |__

[Extro]
    Gtr III
D#||------------------------------------------||
A#||------------------------------------------||
F#||------------------------------------------||
C#||----------------------------------------2-||
G#||------3--------2----------3-----------2-0-||
C#||-3--------2----------3----------2---------||
     tp  tp   tp   tp    tp   tp    tp    tp
pm  |______________________________________


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lr = let ring
/  = slide up
\  = slide down
pm = palm mute
tp = tremolo picking

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derkym 40 Jan 16, 2006 06:56 AM

Nice tab (especially the bridge). If you watch them play this on the $2 bill show you can tell this is a lot closer to how Daron actually plays it than most of the other tabs on this site.

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Devil boy 10 Jan 28, 2006 10:10 AM

great tab!
Not as hard as i thought it would be.
Very accurate as well. Two thumbs up!

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Ludynosa 10 Apr 14, 2006 03:00 PM

shitty? r u crazy? definately one of the best system songs out there. even if the story behing it is a bit weird, its still a gr8 song!!!

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