Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Give Me Your Soul tab

version 2
version 2

Whole song

Interactive

4,447 views 1 this week
1 commentread comment
1 2 3 4 5
x 4
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
how to read this tab
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
King Diamond:  Give Me Your Soul

transcribed by:  Rami Nuotio     :  midiamond@sci.fi
                 Russ Elton      :  webmaster@abysslord.com

FIND EVERY MERCYFUL FATE/KING DIAMOND SONG AND
THE MOST UPDATED VERSION OF THIS SONG AT:

                          The Tab Crypt
                  http://abysslord.com/thetabcrypt/

Date last modified:  September 15, 2007

PLEASE DO NOT COPY THIS TAB TO ANOTHER SITE
WITHOUT AUTHORS' PERMISSION.  THANK YOU.

Tuning: Standard


Riff 1
Guitar 1 (Play 3x)
e|----------------------|
B|----------------------|
G|----------9-------10--|
D|-7--------7--------8--|
A|-5--------5--------5--|
E|----------------------|

e|---------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------|
A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
E|---------------------------------|
   * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Guitar 2
e|-------------------|
B|-------------------|
G|-7--------9----10--|
D|-------------------|
A|-5--------7-----8--|
E|-------------------|

e|---------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------|
G|-14--12--10--9----14--12--10--9--10--9-|
D|---------------------------------------|
A|-12--10---8--7----12--10---8--7---8--7-|
E|---------------------------------------|

e|-------------------|
B|-------------------|
G|-7--------9----10--|
D|-------------------|
A|-5--------7-----8--|
E|-------------------|

e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|-10--------10--9--7--12--10--9--|
D|--------------------------------|
A|--8---------8--7--5--10---8--7--|
E|--------------------------------|

e|-------------------|
B|-------------------|
G|-7--------9----10--|
D|-------------------|
A|-5--------7-----8--|
E|-------------------|

e|---------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------|
G|-14--12--10--9----14--12--10--9--10--9-|
D|---------------------------------------|
A|-12--10---8--7----12--10---8--7---8--7-|
E|---------------------------------------|


Riff 2
e|----------------------------|
B|----------------------------|
G|----------------------------|
D|----------------------------|
A|----------------------------|
E|-2-2--0-2-2--0-2-2-5--2-2-5-|
   * *  * * *  * * *    * *
e|-----------------------|
B|-----------------------|
G|-----------------------|
D|---------------5-4-7-5-|
A|---------------3-2-5-3-| <-- Guitar 2 only plays root
E|-2-2--0-2-2--0---------|     notes of these power chords.
   * *  * * *  *
      "I think I ..."
e|----------------------------|
B|----------------------------|
G|----------------------------|
D|----------------------------|
A|----------------------------|
E|-2-2--0-2-2--0-2-2-5--2-2-5-|
   * *  * * *  * * *    * *
  "...girl, I wonder..."

1st ending:
e|---------|
B|---------|
G|---------|
D|-4-------|
A|-2----5--|
E|------3--|
  "...seen her before."

2nd ending:
e|------3--|
B|------3--|
G|------0--|
D|-4----0--|
A|-2----x--|
E|------3--|
  "...boy,..."


Riff 3
e|------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------2--3-|
E|-5-5-5-5----8-5-5-5---10-5-5-5----3-------|
   * * * *    * * * *    * * * *
      "In comes daddy..."
e|--------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------4--5-7--5--4-| <-- Guitar 2 only plays
A|----------------------------------5--2--3-5--3--2-|     root notes of these
E|-5-5-5-5----8-5-5-5---10-5-5-5----3---------------|     power chords.
   * * * *    * * * *    * * * *
    "...rage, screaming..."


Riff 4 (Guitar 2 plays root notes only on last two chords)
e|-------------------------|
B|-------------------------|
G|-------------------------|
D|-------------------------|
A|-4--4--4--------4--4--4--|
E|-2--2--2--------2--2--2--|
   *  *  *        *  *  *
   "...insane..."
e|------------------------|
B|------------------------|
G|------------------------|
D|----------------4-------|
A|-4--4--4--------2----5--|
E|-2--2--2-------------3--|
   *  *  *
   "Pictures in red..."

Riff 4a  (Guitar 2 plays root notes only on last two chords)
e|-------------------------|
B|-------------------------|
G|-------------------------|
D|-------------------------|
A|-6--6--6--------6--6--6--|
E|-4--4--4--------4--4--4--|
   *  *  *        *  *  *
   "...into his head..."
e|------------------------|
B|------------------------|
G|------------------------|
D|----------------6-------|
A|-6--6--6--------4----7--|
E|-4--4--4-------------5--|
   *  *  *
   "Pictures in red..."


Play Riff 1   "...dead!"
Play Riff 2    "Thirteen judges..."
Play Riff 4   Solo Rhythm, Play 2x
Play Riff 4a  Solo Rhythm, Play 2x


Solo (Wead)
e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-17----{17}----{17}----{17}----{17}----{17}-------------------|
G|-16b18-----{16}----{16}----{16}----{16}----{16}-{16}-{16}-----|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------[slowly release]-|
E|---------------------------------------------[-----bend-----]-|

e|------------------|
B|------------------|
G|-14-16----16-14~--|
D|-------16---------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|

e|---------------------16b17r16-14-------------------|
B|-17b19--[17]19r17p14-------------17-16-14----------|
G|------------------------------------------17-16-14-|
D|---------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------|

e|--------------|
B|-16-14--------|
G|-16-14--------|
D|-16-14--------|
A|----------9~--|
E|--------------|

e|----------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------|
G|-14b16r14----------------------14b16r14-------16b18-------|
D|----------16-14-16b17r16-14-16----------16-14-------14-16-|
A|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------17b19--13-----|
G|-14b16r14--------------------------------14~-|
D|----------16-14-16b17r16-16-14---------------|
A|---------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------14-17p14-16p14----14-|
B|-17--17b19-[17]19r17----------------17----|
G|------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------|

e|----14-----------------------------------|
B|-17----17-14----14-----------------------|
G|-------------16----17-16-14----16-14-----|
D|----------------------------16-------16~-|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|

End Solo

Solo (La Rocque)
e|-----------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|
G|-8h11p8----8h11p8----8h11p8----8h11p8----|
D|--------11--------11--------11--------11-|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------|
G|-8-10-11-10-8-11--------------------|
D|-----------------9-11-12-9-8-9-8----|
A|---------------------------------11-|
E|------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------|
A|-9-8-11------------6-----------|
E|--------9-8-11-9-8---8-8-4-9~--|

e|-------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------------|
G|----------11h12h13p12p11----------------11h121h3-|
D|-11h12h13----------------13p12-11h12h13----------|
A|-------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------16-18-19--(19)/21-/23-|
B|-12h13h14p13p12-------------16-18-19-----------------------|
G|----------------14-12h13p12--------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------|

e|-21b23r21--21-19-------------------------------------|
B|-----------------21~----19---------------------------|
G|---------------------------20-19~--(19)\16-18-16-----|
D|-------------------------------------------------17~-|
A|-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------16h18h20p18p16-|
D|----------16h18h20-16h18h20----------------|
A|-16h18h19----------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------|

e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|----------16h18h20p18p16----------------|
D|-16h18h20----------------20-16-18h20p18-|
A|----------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------19-21-22-21h22p21-19-21-22-19-21----19-21-22~~-|
G|-18-20-21----------------------------------21------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------|

End Solo


Play Riff 1   "Give me your soul..."
Play Riff 2   "I think I know..."
Play Riff 3   Solo Rhythm

Solo (Wead)
e|-------------10----------12----13----12h13p12p10----|
B|-13-10101010----10101010----10----10-------------13-|
G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

e|-12----------13----------/19--15----------|
B|----13-12-13----13-12-13----------17--13~-|
G|------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------|

e|-20--20p19p17----17-19-20p19p17----17-19-20p19p17-|
B|--------------20----------------20----------------|
G|--------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------------------------|
B|-20-18-17---------15b17-[15]17r15--13h15p13-12~---------|
G|----------19-17~---------------------------------14-12~-|
D|--------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-20b23r20---------------------------17-20p17-22b25r22-20b22~-|
G|----------17~~----17h19p17----17-19--------------------------|
D|---------------------------19--------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------|

e|------------------------------------------------------8-10-12-|
B|----------------------------------------------8-10-12---------|
G|-9h10p9--------------------------------7-9-11-----------------|
D|--------12-10-9----9-10-9----9----9-10------------------------|
A|----------------12--------12---12-----------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

e|-13-12-10-----------15-13-12----------|
B|-----------13-12-10----------15-13-12-|
G|--------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|

e|-17-15-13----------19-17-15----------|
B|----------17-15-13----------18-17-15-|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|

End Solo


Play Riff 4   "...insane again..."
Play RIff 4a  "...squeezing her neck..."
Play Riff 1   "...head!"
Play Riff 1   Solo Rhythm, song cuts out in middle of riff.


Ending Solo (La Rocque)
e|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|

End Solo


Notation:

10^        = bend a quarter step.
10b11      = bend a half step.
10b12      = bend a full step.
10b12r10   = bend and release.
[10]12     = pre-bend.
[10]12r10  = pre-bend and release.
{14}       = pick the 14th fret while holding the most 
             previous bend.
<17>       = touch the string above the 17th fret while 
             previous note(s) is(are) still ringing.

10b13*     = tremolo bar bend, from the 10th fret to the 13th fret.
7d4*       = tremolo bar dive, from the 7th fret to the 4th fret. 
12~*       = tremolo bar vibrato.

x   =  mute with fret-hand
*   =  palm mute
X\\ =  pick slide
h   =  hammer-on
p   =  pull-off
~   =  vibrato
t   =  finger tap
/   =  slide up
\   =  slide down
h.  =  natural harmonics
a   =  artificial harmonics
(9) =  ghost note
tm  =  trem picking
tr  =  trill

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
comments
print report bad tab
1 comment total.
0 reply
Ratt n' Roll 205 Aug 01, 2010 10:19 AM

Fucking amazing thankyou so much, me and my band wanted to cover this awesome song, so thank you for the kick ass tab, sounds ****ing awesome,thanks for also including solo as well. anyway, 5 stars.

guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction