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1. Jennifer Lost The War

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# intro # 0:03
G-|-----------3X-------------------|----|
D-|--------------------------------|----|
A-|--------------------------------|----|
E-|-0-0-0-0-5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2|0---|
:
# verse #      (But nobody really cares...)
G-------------------------------------------------------------------4-4---|
D-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-----------0-------5-------7-------3-------5-------2-2-2-2-2-0-2-2-------|
E---0---------------------------------------------------------------------|
:
# verse-part2 # X3 !play all notes 4-5X!  # chorus #   !play all notes 15X!
G-------------------------------|         G-----------------------|
D-------------------------------|         D-----------------------|
A---0-------5-------7-------7---|         A---5---------------2---|
E-------------------------------|         E-----------------------|
:
# solo-bg #   !play all notes 6X!
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D---------------------------------------------------------------|
A-----------0-------5-------7------10-------9-------7-------7---|
E---0-----------------------------------------------------------|
:
# verse2 # X2  *=play 6X  (Phoebe lost the war...)
G-------------------------------------------------------------------4-4---|
D------------*-------*-------*-------*-------*----------------------------|
A----*------0-------5-------7-------3-------5-------2-2-2-2-2-0-2-2-------|
E---0---------------------------------------------------------------------|
:
Then play verse-part2X3 and chorusX2.
:
# bridge #   %=pause    *=play 6X                                       >
G-|--------------2X-----------------|------------2X-------------------|->
D-|---------------------------------|--*-------------------*----------|->
A-|-2%2%2%2%2%2%2%2%0%0%0%0%--------|-2-------2-2-2-5--4--0--------*--|->
E-|-------------------------0%0%0%0%|-----------------------------0---|->
>bridge
>-|---------4X---------|-|
>-|--*-----------------|-|
>-|-2-------2-2-2-5--4-|-|
>-|--------------------|-|
:
Then play verse-part2X3 and chorusX2.
:
# outro #
G----------------------------------------|
D---2------------------------------------|
A----------------------------------------|
E------------------------------------0---|

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2. Elders

:    Intro 4x
G:-----------------------------------|
D:-----------------------------------|
A:-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--4---4--6---6-----|
E:--------------------4------6-------|
:
:    Verse 4x
G:--------------------------------|
D:--------------------------------|
A:------------------4---4--6---6--|
E:-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1----4------6----|
:
:    Chorus 2x
G:-----------------------------------------------------|
D:-----------------------------------------------------|
A:------------4-3-----------4-3--1-1-1-1-1-4-3-4-6-3---|
E:-1-1-1-1-1------4-4-4-4-4----------------------------|
:
:    Verse 6x
G:--------------------------------|
D:--------------------------------|
A:------------------4---4--6---6--|
E:-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1----4------6----|
:
:    Chorus 2x
G:-----------------------------------------------------|
D:-----------------------------------------------------|
A:------------4-3-----------4-3--1-1-1-1-1-4-3-4-6-3---|
E:-1-1-1-1-1------4-4-4-4-4----------------------------|
:
:    Play this under the solo 4x
G:--------------------------------|
D:--------------------------------|
A:------------------4---4--6---6--|
E:-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1----4------6----|
:
:    Then play this
G:-------------------------------------------------------|
D:-------------------------------------------------------|
A:----------------4-3-4---6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7----------------|
E:-6-4-6---6-4-6-----------------------------------------|
:
: Then chorus 2x
G:-----------------------------------------------------|
D:-----------------------------------------------------|
A:------------4-3-----------4-3--1-1-1-1-1-4-3-4-6-3---|
E:-1-1-1-1-1------4-4-4-4-4----------------------------|
:
:    Then this again 5x
G:--------------------------------|
D:--------------------------------|
A:------------------4---4--6---6--|
E:-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1----4------6----|
:
:    And this once
G:----------------------------------------|
D:----------------------------------------|
A:------------------4---4--4---4--6-------|
E:-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1----4------4------------|

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3. Out On Patrol

# intro # X4
G---------------------|
D---2-22-22-2-22-22---|
A---------------------|
E---------------------|
:
# main # X6  *=play 5X
G----*----------------------------------------------------------------|
D---2--------*-------*-----------------------*-------*----------------|
A-----------5-------0-------2-3-2----*------3-------5-------0-0-2-2---|
E---------------------------------3-0---------------------------------|
:
# bridge #   *=play 5X                                          >
G--------------------------------------------------------------->
D----*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*------------------>
A---3-------5-------7-------7-------3-------5--------*-------*-->
E---------------------------------------------------0-------0--->
>bridge
>----------------------------------------------------|
>----*-------*-------*-------*-------*----------7\\\\\\-|
>---3-------5-------7-------7-------3-------5-5------|
>----------------------------------------------------|
:
Then play mainX4.
:
# bridge2 #   *=play 5X                                         >
G--------------------------------------------------------------->
D----*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*------------------>
A---3-------5-------7-------7-------3-------5--------*-------*-->
E---------------------------------------------------0-------0--->
>bridge
>-------------------------------------------------------|
>----*-------*-------*-------*-------*-------*----------|
>---3-------5-------7-------7-------3-------5-----------|
>---------------------------------------------------0---|
:
Then play mainX4.
:
# outro #
G---------------------------|
D---2-2-2-2-------2-2-2-2---|
A---------------------------|
E---------------------------|

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4. Crossroads

# intro # 0:05  *=play until 0:18
G---------------------*--|
D--12-------------12/0---|
A------------------------|
E------------------------|
:
# greatline # *=play 12X                                                >
G---7--7-7/9-9-9/101010-10/141413-1313-131313/9--9-9--9-9-9------------->
D---0--0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--0--0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0------------->
A-----------------------------------------------------------1-------0--->
E----------------------------------------------------------------------->
>greatline
>---7--7-7/9-9-9/101010-10/141413-1313-131313/9--9-9--9-9-9----------*--|
>---0--0-0-0-0-0--0-0-0--0--0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0-0--0-0--0-0-0--*-----/7---|
>-----------------------------------------------------------1-----------|
>-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
:
# verse # X2 *=play 6X
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D---0-3-2-1-0-3-2-0--*-------*-------*---------------*-------*--|
A-------------------3-------0-------1--------*------0-------0---|
E-------------------------------------------3-------------------|
:
# chorus #   *=play 6X   #=play 3X
G--------------------#-------------------------------#----------|
D--------#---*------3----#---*-----------#---*------3----#---*--|
A----#--3---5-----------3---5--------#--3---5-----------3---5---|
E---1-------------------------------1---------------------------|
:
# solo-bg #    *=play 6X
G--------------------------------------------*-------*-------*--|
D---0-3-2-1-0-3-2-0--*-------*-------*------5-------7-------7---|
A-------------------3-------0-------1---------------------------|
E---------------------------------------------------------------|
:
Then play chorus.
:
# bridge #   *=play 9X   #=play 4X                      >
G-|----------------------------------------------------->
D-|-3-3---5-3-2-0--3-3---3-------3-3---5-3-2-0--3------->
A-|------------------------3-5----------------------3--->
E-|----------------------------------------------------->
>bridge                  /\\  \\/
>--------------------------2X-------------------------------|----2X-----|-|
>----*-------*------3-2-----------*-------*------3-2--------|-----------|-|
>---5-------1---3-3------3-3-5---5-------1---3-3------3-3-5-|-3-------1-|-|
>-----------------------------------------------------------|-----------|-|

****************************************************************************

5. Demons


# intro # X6
G-----------------------------------------------------------|
D-----------------3-3-3-2-2-2-2-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-3-3-3-2-2-----|
A---2-2-2-2-2-2-2---------------------------------------3---|
E-----------------------------------------------------------|
:
# solo-back # !play all notes 6X!
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------2-------0-----------------------------------|
A---2-------2-----------------------2-------2-------------------|
E---------------------------------------------------0-------3---|
:
# verse # X2  *=play 4X   |end second time!
G-------------------------|-----|
D----*---*---*-------*---*------|
A---0---3---2----*--0---3---2---|
E---------------2---------------|
:
Then play introX2, solo-back, verseX2, introX2 and solo-back again.
:
# bridge # X2                               # coda #
G-------------------|    Play solo-back     G---------------------|
D-------------------|    and after that:    D---------------------|
A---2---------------|                       A---3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5---|
E-----------0---3---|                       E---------------------|


# bridge2 #   *=play 4X
G-----------------------|------*---*-----------*---------------------------|
D-------0-0---2---------|--*--0---2----*---*--0---2--*--2--*--3---3---5---5|
A-2-2-----------1-----3-|-2-----------3---2---------1-----1-----33------55-|
E---------2X--------1---|--------------------------------------------------|

****************************************************************************

6. Behheaded

Intro
G---------------------|
D---------------------|
A--5(hold)/17(hold)---|
E---------------------|
(you hold the 5, and then slide up to
the 17 and hold it there)

Verse (whole thing x2)
G--------------------|
D--------------------|
A--5-5--3-3--6-6--5--| (x2)
E--------------------|

G--------------------------------------|
D--------------------------------------|
A--------------------------------------|
E--3-3-3-3--6-6-6-6--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|

Chorus
G-----------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------|
A--10-10-10--8-8-8--5-555-6--5-5555-|
E-----------------------------------|

G---------------------|
D---------------------|
A--10-10-10--8-8-8--5-|
E---------------------|

Intro

Verse

Chorus (x2)

Break
(Pause for a few seconds, then...)
G---------|
D---------|
A--5-5-5--|
E---------|

("All my collection...")
G-----------------------|
D-----------------------|
A--5555-8888-7777-6666--| (x8)
E-----------------------|

("Off with her head...")
G----------------|
D----------------|
A--5-------8--6--| (x6)
E----------------|

Intro

Verse

Final Chorus
G-----------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------|
A--10-10-10--8-8-8--5-555-6--5-5555-|
E-----------------------------------|

G---------------------|
D---------------------|
A--10-10-10--8-8-8--5-|
E---------------------|

G-----------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------|
A--10-10-10--8-8-8--5-555-6--5-5555-| (x2)
E-----------------------------------|

****************************************************************************

7.Tehran

Intro

G]---------------------
D]---------------------
A]---5-7-7-7---7-7-7--- Repeat
E]-7---------0-------0-

Git-Riff

G]----------------14-13----------------------
D]----------------------15----------------12-
A]-14-14-14-14-14----------14-14-14-14-14---- Repeat
E]-------------------------------------------

Git-Build

G]------------------------------
D]------------------------------
A]-7-8-10-12-14-15-17-19--------
E]------------------------------

Build w/ Drums

G]------------------------------------------------------
D]---------A---------A---------A----------A----------A--
A]---------7---------8---------10---------12---------14-
E]-0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0---0-0-0-0----0-0-0-0----0-0-0-0----

Hook

G]-13-13-13-13-14-16-16-16-16-14-13-13-13-13-------------
D]-------------------------------------------15-14-15-14-
A]-------------------------------------------------------
E]-------------------------------------------------------

Verse

G]---------------------A-----------
D]---------------------3-----------
A]-----------0-0-0-0-0-------------
E]-0-0-0-0-0-------------0-0-0-0-0-

G]---------------------------------
D]---------------------------------
A]---------5-5-5-5-3-3-3-3-7-7-7-7- To Hook
E]-3-3-3-3-------------------------

****************************************************************************

8. A Thousand Days

# intro #                # verse #       *=play 7X
G-----------------|      G-|------8X------|--*-----------|------2X------|-|
D-----------------|      D-|--*-----------|-2-------5-00-|--*-----------|-|
A---0-2-----/14---|      A-|-2-------5-00-|--------------|-2-------5-00-|-|
E-----------------|      E-|--------------|-----2X-------|--------------|-|
:
# chorus #
G-------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------|
A-------3-3------5-5-2-----------3-3------5-5-----|
E---3-3------3-3-------------3-3------3-3-----2---|
:
# bridge # X4
G---------------------|
D---------------------|  > Then play verse (|first part|X4) and chorus.
A---0-02-22-22-22-2---|
E---------------------|
:
# bridge2 # X12          # bridge2-end # X2   (And I just can't let it go...)
G---------------------|  G-------------------------------------|
D---------------------|  D--------------4--4-------------------|
A---------------------|  A-------------------------------------|
E---0-02-22-22-22-2---|  E---0-02-22-22------0-02-22-22-22-2---|
:
Then play verse (|first part|X4).
:
# chorus3 #
G-------------------------------------------------|
D-------------------------------------------------|
A-------3-3------5-5-2-----------3-3------5-5-2---|
E---3-3------3-3-------------3-3------3-3---------|

****************************************************************************

9. Blackball

# intro # 0:07       *=play 5X   %=pause      || ||  |=single note
G----------------------------------|------2X--------|-|
D----------------------------------|----------12-11-|-|
A-------------------3-3-3-30-%%%%%%|2-2-2-2-2-------|-|
E---0-0-0-03--3-3-3----------------|----------------|-|
:
# verse # X3                                 || ||
G----------------------------------|-----2X--------|-|
D----------------------------------|---------12-11-|-|
A-------------------3-3-3-30--0-0-0|2-2-2-2-2------|-|
E---0-0-0-03--3-3-3----------------|---------------|-|
:
# chorus #     !play all notes 8-9X!
G---------------------------------------------------------------|
D-----------2---------------4-----------2-----------------------|
A---4---------------2-----------4---------------2---------------|
E-------------------------------------------------------2---2---|
:
Then play intro, verseX3 and chorus.
:
# bridge #  |1:41 #=play 100X *=play 9X "=play 6X  s=play 3-4X               >
G------------------------------2X-------------------------------------------
D---------------------------------------------------------------------------
A----#-------*-------*-------"-------"----------5-----003----"-------"------
E---0-------3-------1-------0----1110----1113333-33311---1110----1110----111
>bridge
>-------------------|-------------|----------------/-----2X----\\|----|
>-------------------|2-222-222-223|5-------3-------2-222-222-223|2---|
>-------5-----003---|-------------|----5-------3----------------|----|
>---3333-33311---111|-----4X------|--------------4X-------------|----|
:
Then play intro, verseX2 and chorus (end with E---0---|)

****************************************************************************

10. I'll Be Waiting

Intro                   x4

G|----------------------||
D|----------------------||
A|--5-58-87-76-6--------||
E|----------------------||

Verse                      
|---------------------------||
|---------------------------||
|--5555--8888--3333---0003--||
|---------------------------||

Pre-chorus            
|-----------------------||
|-----------------------||
|--0-12-0-12-0-12--0-1-1||
|-----------------------||

Chorus                                           
|--------------------------------------------------||
|--------------------------------------------------||
|-5555--3333--8888--5555--5555--3333--8888--8765---||
|--------------------------------------------------||

Bridge
G-----------------|
D---7---7---7---3-|
A-0---0---0---0---|
E-----------------|

****************************************************************************

11. Kill the President

 intro # X11   !rhythm changes!
G------------------------------------|
D------------------------------------|
A-------7-----10109----7-----5-557---|
E---0-00--00-0-----0-00--00-0--------|
:
# verse # X2
G-----------------------------------------------------|
D-----------------------------------------------------|
A---7-7-7-7-7-7-8-8-8-5-5-5-3-3-3---------------------|
E---------------------------------5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0---|
:
# chorus # X3   !brackets only first time!
G------------------------|
D------------------------|
A--(7)--131012-810-8-7---|
E------------------------|
:
Play verseX2, chorusX3 and verseX2.
:
# bridge #   X4  (during solo)     # bridge2 #
G-----------------------------|    G-------------------------------------|
D-----------------------------|    D-------------------------------------|
A---------------1-1-1---------|    A---7---7---7---7---77--77--77--7777--|
E---0-0-0-0-0-0-------3-3-3---|    E-------------------------------------|
:
Then play chorusX3 and introX15.5
:
# outro #
G-------------------------|-----3X-------|-------------------|
D-------------------------|--------------|-------------------|
A---0-0-0---0-0-0---0-0-0-|-131012-810-8-|-7-7--7-7-7--5-7---|
E-------------------------|--------------|-------------------|
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