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Solo From The Shortest Straw
By Metallica
Standard Tuning (E A D G B E)
Tabbed By: Damien Brown (hvntyr@yahoo.com)

Key
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H = Hammer-On
P = Pull Off
#-(#) = Tied Note

                  
|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|
|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2----|
|-2-------2----------------|
|--------------------------|
|--------------------------|


|------------------------|-------------------|
|------------------------|-------------3-3-3-|
|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|---2-(2)-4-5-------|
|-3-------3--------------|-4-----------------|
|------------------------|-------------------|
|------------------------|-------------------|


|---------------|------------------------|
|-3---------3---|------------------------|
|---------------|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|
|----5-4-5----4-|-2-------2--------------|
|---------------|------------------------|
|---------------|------------------------|


                                                                2/4
|------------------------|------------------|------------------|-----------|
|------------------------|--------------3-3-|-3----------------|-3---------|
|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|---2-(2)-4-5------|------------------|---3-(3)---|
|-3-------3--------------|-4----------------|----5-4-5-4-(4)-3-|-----------|
|------------------------|------------------|--------5-4-(4)-3-|-----------|
|------------------------|------------------|--------3-2-(2)-1-|-----------|


 4/4
|-22--------|---------------------------|
|-----------|---------20--(20)-------19-|
|-----------|------------------18h19----|
|-----------|-24--22--------------------|
|-----------|---------------------------|
|-----------|---------------------------|


|-17-15-10-12-15-14-9-10-14-12-8-8-12-10-7-12--|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|


|-19-14-10-7-3-3-3-3-|----------------------------------------------|
|--------------------|----------------------------------------------|
|--------------------|-14-21p19-16-16-19-16-23-21-19-21-14-16-19-16-|
|--------------------|----------------------------------------------|
|--------------------|----------------------------------------------|
|--------------------|----------------------------------------------|


|---------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------|
|-23-21-20-21-20-19-17-14-19-17--17h19--14h17-|
|---------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------|


|-24-21-(21)-18-17-16-(16)-13-|-12-11-(11)-9-12---15h19-|
|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-------------------------|
|-----------------------------|-------------------------|


|-22-20-17-17-20-19-15-15-19-17-15-14-17-15-11-11-|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


|-15-19-17-14-17-15-12-12-15-14-10-10-14-12-8-12-|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------------------|


|-15-14-12-10-14-12-10-9-12-10-8-7-10-8-5-7-|-12-7-10-7-9-7-5-3-5-------|
|-------------------------------------------|-----------------------0h3-|
|-------------------------------------------|---------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|---------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|---------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------|---------------------------|


|-2---1---0-----------------------|----------------------------|
|---3---2---1-4-0-3---2---1---0---|----------------------------|
|-------------------3---2---1---0-|-3---3---2---1---2-0--------|
|---------------------------------|---4---4---3---2-----2-0-2--|
|---------------------------------|----------------------------|
|---------------------------------|----------------------------|


|-------------1-0-3--7-6-10--12-|-12--------|
|------0---3--------------------|-----------|
|---0----3----------------------|-----------|
|-2-----------------------------|-----------|
|-------------------------------|-----------|
|-------------------------------|-----------|


|-------------------------------------------------|
|-14-------14-------14----14-------14-------14----|
|----15-------15-------15----15-------15-------15-|
|-------16-------16-------------16-------16-------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


|-------------------------------------------------|
|-15-------15-------15----15-------15-------15----|
|----16-------16-------16----16-------16-------16-|
|-------17-------17-------------17-------17-------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


|-------------------------------------------------|
|-17-------17-------17----17-------17-------17----|
|----16-------16-------16----16-------16-------16-|
|-------18-------18-------------18-------18-------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


|-------------------------------------------------|
|-17-------17-------17----17-------17-------17----|
|----18-------18-------18----18-------18-------18-|
|-------19-------19-------------19-------19-------|
|-------------------------------------------------|
|-------------------------------------------------|


|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|---4-(4)---5-4-(4)-5-4--|---4-(4)---5-4-(4)-5-4--|
|-4-------4--------------|-5-------5--------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|


|-------------------|------------------|
|-------------------|------------------|
|---4-(4)-6-7-9-9-9-|-9----------------|
|-6-----------------|----7-6-7-6-(6)-5-|
|-------------------|--------7-6-(6)-5-|
|-------------------|--------5-4-(4)-3-|


|----------|---------|---------|-----|
|----------|---------|---------|-----|
|----------|---------|---------|-----|
|----3-----|---------|---------|-----|
|----3-----|---------|---------|-----|
|----1-----|---------|---------|-----|


           2/4       4/4
|---------|---------|-------------------|
|---------|---------|--17-(17)--(17)----|
|---------|---------|-------------------|
|---------|---------|-------------------|
|---------|---------|-------------------|
|---------|---------|-------------------|


|-------------------------|-12--12----12-10-|
|-(17)--13-11-13-12-(12)--|-----------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------|
|-------------------------|-----------------|


|-12------10-19-|-(19)--18-17-15-13-15-19-|
|---------------|-------------------------|
|---------------|-------------------------|
|---------------|-------------------------|
|---------------|-------------------------|
|---------------|-------------------------|


|-15-18-13-13-19-15-10-10-10-13-10-8-6-6--|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|


                                              2/4    3/4          4/4
|--------------------|-----------------------|------|------------|-----|
|-17--15--17-17-15-8-|-15-17-17-15-8-15-8-6--|-8----|------------|-----|
|--------------------|-----------------------|------|-0----------|-----|
|--------------------|-----------------------|------|-----2-(2)--|-----|
|--------------------|-----------------------|------|-----2-(2)--|-----|
|--------------------|-----------------------|------|-----0-(0)--|-----|


|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|
|-2-------2--------------|-3-------3--------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|


|-------------------|---------------|
|-------------3-3-3-|-3---------3---|
|---2-(2)-4-5-------|---------------|
|-4-----------------|----5-4-5----4-|
|-------------------|---------------|
|-------------------|---------------|


|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|---2-(2)---3-2-(2)-4-2--|
|-2-------2--------------|-3-------3--------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|


|------------------|------------------|
|--------------3-3-|-3----------------|
|---2-(2)-4-5------|------------------|
|-4----------------|----5-4-5-4-(4)-3-|
|------------------|--------5-4-(4)-3-|
|------------------|--------3-2-(2)-1-|

            
            
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Prowler15 114 Sep 10, 2006 08:28 AM

The tab is unaccurate(however you spell that) but nice try =] this is just another way to play it...if you dont want to buy the book

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reflexez 14 Mar 26, 2014 11:29 AM

I uploaded the tab on this solo as a guitar pro file and I think it's currently the most accurate at the time being on the internet.

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