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		  This is Absolution - Killswitch Engage
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Tabbed by: Kergash
Email: h_bjerkg@live.no

Tuning: Drop C (CGCFAD Low to high)

Aight, so this tab is based on their lessonvideo (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28oNLoL42FM).
I've divided the tab into two guitars; Guitar 1 (Adam D) and Guitar 2 (Joel Stroetzel). To make 
things easier to remember, I will use their names for the different parts, instead of Guitar 1 
and Guitar 2. Also, there might be some faults here and there, as sometimes they 
really make it fucking 
hard to see what they're playing, even when its slowed down, though I think I got it fixed what 
you guys pointed out for me now. :)

Intro:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|5---7----------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|5-5-7-7--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|3-5-5-7---------------------------------------5p3--------------------------|
C|--5---7--0h222225p22222-22222222222222-5h7-00-----00-----------------------|
	PM|   ----   ---- --------------     --     --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------999-00-55-77-55-44-55-4---------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|0h222225p222---------------------------------------------------------------|x2
PM|  ----   -- --- -- -- -- -- -- -- -

Joel:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|5---7----------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|5-5-7-7--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|3-5-5-7---------------------------------------5p3--------------------------|
C|--5---7--0h222225p22222-22222222222222-5h7-00-----00-----------------------|
	PM|   ----   ---- --------------     --     --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------121212-00-99-1010-99-77-99-7----------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|0h222225p222---------------------------------------------------------------|x2	
PM|  ----   -- ------ -- -- ---- -- -- -- -

1st Verse:

Adam D: (Do the first bar twice, then go to ending)		Ending
d|-------------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|x2------------------|
F|-------------------------------------------------------|--5---7-------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----2-----------|--5-5-7-------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2----2-----------|--3-5-5-------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22-2-22-/5p4-0-|----5---12\0--------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   --

Joel: (Do the first bar twice, then go to ending)		Ending
d|-------------------------------------------------------|--------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------|x2------------------|
F|-------------------------------------------------------|--5---7-------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----2-----------|--5-5-7-------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2----2-----------|--3-5-5-------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22-2-22-/5p4-0-|----5---12\0--------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   --


Verse 2:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|5-----7\---------------5-----7\----------------5-----7\--------------------|
C|7-000-9\22-22-2-/5-4-5-7-000-9\22-22-2-/5p4-0--7-000-9\22-22-2-/5-4-5------|
PM| ---   -- -- -          ---   -- -- -           ---   -- -- -

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-----------2---------------------------------------------------------------|
G|5-----7\---2---------------------------------------------------------------|
C|7-000-9\22-2---------------------------------------------------------------|
PM| ---   --

Joel:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|5-----7\---------------5-----7\----------------5-----7\--------------------|
C|7-000-9\22-22-2-/5-4-5-7-000-9\22-22-2-/5p4-0--7-000-9\22-22-2-/5-4-5------|
PM| ---   -- -- -          ---   -- -- -           ---   -- -- -

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-----------/12-9-10-9------------------------------------------------------|
G|5-----7\--------------12-10------------------------------------------------|
C|7-000-9\22-----------------------------------------------------------------|
PM| ---   --

Pre-Chorus:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777-7/9-9-10-12-1212--4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777--------------|
C|x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-x-xx-xx-xxxx--x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx--------------|
G|2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555-5/7-7-09-10-1010--2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555--------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|10/12-1212-10-10/9~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|xx/xx-xxxx-xx-xx/x---------------------------------------------------------|
G|09/10-1010-09-09/7~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Joel: 
d|-------------------------------3--3-----3----------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------3--2-----3----------------------------------|
F|-----12------12----12----12-------3-----0----------------------------------|
C|-----12------12----12----12-------0-----X----------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------2h3-3----------------------------------|
C|1010----1010----00----99----22---------------------------------------------|x2

CHORUS:

Adam D: 
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-5r------------------5r-------------------5-5-5---------5r-----------------|
C|-5r----0r-----2r-----5r-----0r-----2r-----5-5-5--0--2r--5r---0r------------|
G|-3r----0r-----2r-----3r-----0r-----2r-----3-3-3--0--2r--3r---0r------------|
C|-------0r-----2r------------0r-----2r------------0--2r-------0r------------|
PM|-     -      -      -      -      -             -  -   -

Joel: (Clean)
d|---0------0------0------0------0------0------2--0-----------0------0---0---|
A|----3------3------3------3------3------3------3--3-----------3------3--3---|
F|--0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0--0--------0--0---0--0-0---|
C|-4------4------4------4------4------4------4-----------4--4------4-----4---|
G|3--------------------3--------------------3-----------0---------3------0---|
C|-------0------2-------------0------2-----------------0---2-----------------|

Bridge:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------5p3-----------------------------------|
C|0h222225p22222-22222222222222-5h7-00-----00--------------------------------|
PM|  ----   ---- --------------     --     --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------999-00-55-77-55-44-55-4---------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|0h222225p222---------------------------------------------------------------|x2
PM|  ----   -- --- -- -- -- -- -- -- -

Joel:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------5p3-----------------------------------|
C|0h222225p22222-22222222222222-5h7-00-----00--------------------------------|
PM|  ----   ---- --------------     --     --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------------999-00-55-77-55-44-55-4---------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|0h222225p222---------------------------------------------------------------|x2
PM|  ----   -- --- -- -- -- -- -- -- -



Verse 3:


Adam D: 		
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----2-------------------------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2----2-------------------------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22-2-22-/5p4-0---------------------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----12-9-10-9-----------------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2--------------12-10-----------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22---------------------------------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   

Joel: 		
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----2-------------------------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2----2-------------------------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22-2-22-/5p4-0---------------------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   --

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|4-----5----2----2-----------4----5----2----12-9-10-9-----------------------|
G|5-----7----2----2-----------5----7----2--------------12-10-----------------|
C|--000---00-2-22-2-22-/5-4-5---00---00-2-22---------------------------------|
PM| ---   --   --   --          --   --   --   

PRE-CHORUS:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777-7/9-9-10-12-1212--4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777--------------|
C|x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-x-xx-xx-xxxx--x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx--------------|
G|2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555-5/7-7-09-10-1010--2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555--------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|10/12-1212-10-10/9~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|xx/xx-xxxx-xx-xx/x---------------------------------------------------------|
G|09/10-1010-09-09/7~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Joel:
d|-------------------------------3--3-----3----------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------3--2-----3----------------------------------|
F|-----12------12----12----12-------3-----0----------------------------------|
C|-----12------12----12----12-------0-----X----------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------2h3-3----------------------------------|
C|1010----1010----00----99----22---------------------------------------------|x2

CHORUS:

Adam D: 
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-5r------------------5r-------------------5-5-5---------5r-----------------|
C|-5r----0r-----2r-----5r-----0r-----2r-----5-5-5--0--2r--5r---0r------------|
G|-3r----0r-----2r-----3r-----0r-----2r-----3-3-3--0--2r--3r---0r------------|
C|-------0r-----2r------------0r-----2r------------0--2r-------0r------------|
PM|-     -      -      -      -      -             -  -   -

Joel: (Clean)
d|---0------0------0------0------0------0------2--0-----------0------0---0---|
A|----3------3------3------3------3------3------3--3-----------3------3--3---|
F|--0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0--0--------0--0---0--0-0---|
C|-4------4------4------4------4------4------4-----------4--4------4-----4---|
G|3--------------------3--------------------3-----------0---------3------0---|
C|-------0------2-------------0------2-----------------0---2-----------------|


BRIDGE PART 1:

Adam D:
d|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|2--------------------0--------------------------------------0------------------|
G|2--------------------0------------------3-------------------0------------------|
C|222222222-/5-4-/5-4--00000000-/5-4-/5-4-555555555-/5-4-/5-4-000000000-/5-4-/5-4|x2
PM|--------            --------            --------            --------

Joel:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|----------------------------------------5r---------------------------------|
C|2r-------------------0r-----------------5r------------------0r-------------|
G|2r-------------------0r-----------------3r------------------0r-------------|
C|2r-------------------0r-------------------------------------0r-------------|x2

BRIDGE PART 2:

Adam D:
d|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|2--------------------0--------------------------------------0------------------|
G|2--------------------0------------------3-------------------0------------------|
C|222222222-/5-4-/5-4--00000000-/5-4-/5-4-555555555-/5-4-/5-4-00000000000000000--|
PM|--------            --------            --------            ----------------

d|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|2--------------------0--------------------------------------0-------000000000--|
G|2--------------------0------------------3-------------------0-------000000000--|
C|222222222-/5-4-/5-4--00000000-/5-4-/5-4-555555555-/5-4-/5-4-00000000000000000--|x2
PM|--------            --------            --------            -------

Joel:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|12---12---12---12---7---7---9---9---12---12---12---12---7---7---9---9------|
G|---7----7----7----7---7---7---7---7----7----7----7----7---7---7---7---7----|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
PM|  -    -    -    -   -   -   -   -    -    -    -    -   -   -   -   -

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
C|12---12---12---12---7---7---9---9---4---4---4---4---7---7---5---5----------|
G|---7----7----7----7---7---7---7---7---5---5---5---5---5---5---5---5--------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|x2
PM|  -    -    -    -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -

PRE-CHORUS:

Adam D:
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777-7/9-9-10-12-1212--4/5-55-555-5/7-77-777--------------|
C|x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-x-xx-xx-xxxx--x/x-xx-xxx-x/x-xx-xxx--------------|
G|2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555-5/7-7-09-10-1010--2/3-33-333-3/5-55-555--------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|10/12-1212-10-10/9~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|xx/xx-xxxx-xx-xx/x---------------------------------------------------------|
G|09/10-1010-09-09/7~--------------------------------------------------------|
C|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Joel:
d|-------------------------------3--3-----3----------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------3--2-----3----------------------------------|
F|-----12------12----12----12-------3-----0----------------------------------|
C|-----12------12----12----12-------0-----X----------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------2h3-3----------------------------------|
C|1010----1010----00----99----22---------------------------------------------|x2

CHORUS:

Adam D: 
d|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-5r------------------5r-------------------5-5-5---------5r-----------------|
C|-5r----0r-----2r-----5r-----0r-----2r-----5-5-5--0--2r--5r---0r------------|
G|-3r----0r-----2r-----3r-----0r-----2r-----3-3-3--0--2r--3r---0r------------|
C|-------0r-----2r------------0r-----2r------------0--2r-------0r------------|
PM|                                           -       

d|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
F|-5r----------5r-----------------------------------------------------------|
C|-5r----0r----5r----0r-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-3r----0r----3r----0r-----------------------------------------------------|
C|-------0r----------0r-----------------------------------------------------|


Joel: (Clean)
d|---0------0------0------0------0------0------2--0-----------0------0---0---|
A|----3------3------3------3------3------3------3--3-----------3------3--3---|
F|--0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0---0--0--0--------0--0---0--0-0---|
C|-4------4------4------4------4------4------4-----------4--4------4-----4---|
G|3--------------------3--------------------3-----------0---------3------0---|
C|-------0------2-------------0------2-----------------0---2-----------------|


d|---0-------------0---------------------------------------------------------|
A|----3-------------3--------------------------------------------------------|
F|--0--0---0------0--0-------------------------------------------------------|
C|-4------4------4-----------------------------------------------------------|
G|3-------------3------------------------------------------------------------|
C|-------0-------------0r----------------------------------------------------|



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

| r   let ring
| /   slide up
| \   slide down
| h   hammer-on
| p   pull-off
| ~   vibrato
| +   harmonic
| x   Mute note
| b   Bend
| pb  Pre-bend
| br  Bend release
| pbr Pre-bend release
| brb Bend release bend

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

            
            
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Joey Graves 10 May 15, 2010 02:38 PM

Great tab :D Some parts might be a little off, but great work!

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Joey Graves 10 Jun 11, 2010 12:31 PM

Great tab man, tis perfecto :)ya they were hard to see too so 5/5 :P

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