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Cowboys From Hell
Pantera

 
[Riff A]

 w/flanger
  
e|-----------|---------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-----------|---------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-----------|---------------------------------|--------------------------------|
D|-----------|---------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-----------|---------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0|
  
                                   [Riff B]
 
e|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|------------|
B|---------------------------------|-------------------------------|------------|
G|---------------------------------|-----------------------------7-|------------|
D|---------------------------------|---5---5-7-5-7-5-8-5-7-5-8h9---|------------|
A|---------------------------------|-7---7-------------------------|------------|
E|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-------------------------------|------------|
 
                                     -----Palm Mute---------------- 
 
Repeat Riff B two more times, then on the fourth, play Riff B.2
 
 
[Riff B.2]
 
e|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---5---5-7-5-7-5-8-7-5------------------------------------------------------|
A|-7---7-----------------7--(7)\----------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  ------P.M-------
 

[Riff C]
 
e|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|
D|---------2---2---------------0--|
A|---------0---0---1---0---1h2----|
E|-0-3-0-3---3---3---3---3--------|
 
 |------------P.M--------|
   
Repeat Riff C two more times, then play Riff C.2 on the fourth time
 
 
[Riff C.2]
 
e|------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------|
D|---------2---2----------------------|
A|---------0---0---1-0----------------|
E|-0-3-0-3---3---3-----3-0------------|
 
  |-------P.M-----|

  
Now play Riff C three more times and finish with Riff C.2 on the fourth time

 
[Riff D]
 
e|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|
G|-----------------------------|
D|--------------------------0--|  
A|--------------------0h1h2----|
E|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0----------|
 
  |----P.M-----------|
  
Play Riff D two more times and finish with Riff D.2
 
 
[Riff D.2]
 
e|------------------------------|
B|------------------------------|
G|------------------------------|
D|--------------------0-------0-|
A|--------------0h1h2---0h1h2---|
E|-0-0--0--0--0-----------------|
 
  |-----P.M.---|

 
[Riff E]
 
 
e|----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------0-|------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------0h1h2---|--------------0h1p0-----0h1p0-------------------|
E|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0---------|-0-0--0--0--0-------3-3-------3-1---------------|
 
  |----P.M-----------|          |----P.M----|  
 
 
Now repeat Riff E once more and go into Main Verses
 

[Main Verses]
 
(Riff F)
 
e|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------|--------------------------0------------------------|
A|--------------------------|--------------------0h1h2--------------------------|
E|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0-|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0--------------------------------|
 
  |---------------P.M---------------------------|
  
 
e|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------|--------------0h1p0-----0h1p0----------------------|
E|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0-|-0-0--0--0--0-------3-3-------3-1------------------|
 
  |----------------P.M.-------------------|
  
Now Repeat Riff F once more and continue into Riff G
 
  
[Riff G]
 
e|-----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------|------------------------------------------------|
D|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--6--6-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--8--7--6-----------------|
A|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--6--6-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--8--7--6-----------------|
E|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-5-3--4--4-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--6--5--4-----------------|
 
  |------P.M.-----------|        |------P.M-----------|                     
 
 
e|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
G|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
E|-0-0--0--0--0--0--0-0-0-0-|-0-0--0--0--0-6-5-3-0------------------------------|
 
  |----------------P.M--------------------|
 
 
 
 
Now for the Chorus (here we come, reach for your gun...), play Riff C three     
times and finish with Riff C.2 on the fourth, then finish the process by 
doing the same thing again.  
  
When going back to the 2nd verse, play Riff D/Riff D.2 once, then play Riff E  
and go back to the verses.
  
If you are going into the SOLO after the verses at this point instead, then     
play Riff H before solo.
 
 
 
[Riff H]
 
e|--------------------------|
B|--------------------------|
G|--------------------------|
D|---------2---2-----5-4-3--|
A|---------0---0-----5-4-3--|
E|-0-3-0-3---3---3---3-2-1--|
 
  |---P.M---------|
   
 
[Solo]
 
  Em            C7                  C#dim7               D
  ~~~~~~               ~~~~~~~~~~~~~      ~~~~~~                       A.H.~~
e|-------------|-------------------|--------------------|----------------------|
B|-------------|-------------------|--------------------|----------------------|
G|-------------|-------------------|--------------------|-15---15---15----15---|
D|-------------|-8---8---8---------|-(8)\/14------(14)\-|---14---14----14------|
A|-7------(7)\-|---7---7-----------|--------------------|----------------------|
E|-------------|-------------------|--------------------|----------------------|

            Em
  ~~~
e|---------|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---(15)\-|--------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------|-------------------------------------11-12-15-11-12-15--------------|
A|---------|-------------------11-12-15-11-12-15--------------------------------|
E|---------|-11-12-15-11-12-15--------------------------------------------------|
 
                      C7
 
e|-------------------|-------------------11-12-15p12p11-x-11-12-15p12p11-15p12--|
B|-------------------|-11-12-15-11-12-15----------------------------------------|
G|-11-12-15-11-12-15-|----------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------|----------------------------------------------------------|
  
              C#dim7
           ----|
e|-15^(1.5)------12-14-17p14p12--12-14-17p14p12--12-14-17p14p12-12-14-17p14p12-|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  
   D
e|-12h15h19p15p12h15-20p15p12h15-----------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------20p15p12h15p12--------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------------20p15p12h15p12-----------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------20p15p12h15p12--|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  Em                       C7                           C#dim7 
        ~~~~~~                            ~~~~~~              --|       
e|------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------------|
B|------------------------|----------------------------|-15^(1)--(15)^(1)------|
G|------------------------|--15----15----15------(15)\-|-----------------------|
D|14-(14)-------(14)\5/---|-----14----14---------------|-----------------------|
A|------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------------|
E|------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------------|
  
                        D
         ~~~~~~
e|-15----------------------18----18----18^(1.5)--(18)\--------|----------------|
B|---15^(1)-----(15)\8/-17----17----17------------------------|----------------|
G|-------------------------------------------------------7/14-|----------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------|----------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------|----------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------|----------------|
  
  Em
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-12---------------12----------------12---------------12----------------------|
G|---15-14-12-14-15----15-14-12-14-15---15-14-12-14-15---15-14-12-14-15--------|
D|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 
  C7                                     C#dim7
  A.H.                       ~~
e|------------------------------14^(1)--|-12-14-------12-15------12-15----------|
B|-12^(1/4)-12^(1/4)--------------------|-------15^(1)-----15^(1)-----15^(1)----|
G|-12^(1/4)-12^(1/4)--------------------|---------------------------------------|
D|-------------------14-12h14-----------|---------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
 
                             D
            -|            ~~~~
e|-12-----------------------|--------------15---------19-------20------21-------|
B|---14^(1/2)-(14)p12-------|--------11/12---12-12/15----15/17----17/18--18/19--|
G|-------------------14^(1)-|-(14)\---------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------|---------------------------------------------------|
 
 
[Bridge]

                      A.H.                          A.H.                    
e|-----------------------~~~----|----------------------~~~---|-----------------|
B|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
G|------------------------------|----------------------2-----|-----------------|
D|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--5-------|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--------|-----------------|
A|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
E|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0---|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0-|-----------------|
 
     -P.M.-   -P.M.-     -P.M.-      -P.M-   -P.M-      -P.M.-
  
                       A.H.                  
e|-----------------------~~~-----|---------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
G|-------------------------------|-14p12---12\11----11\9----9\7---7\6----------|
D|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--5---12-12|------14-------12------11-----9-----7--------|
A|-------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
E|-----0-0-----0-0---------------|---------------------------------------------|
    
      -P.M-   -P.M-
 
                       A.H.                          A.H.                    
e|-----------------------~~~----|----------------------~~~---|-----------------|
B|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
G|------------------------------|----------------------2-----|-----------------|
D|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--5-------|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--------|-----------------|
A|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
E|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0---|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0-|-----------------|
 
     -P.M.-   -P.M.-     -P.M.-      -P.M-   -P.M-      -P.M.-
 
                       A.H.   
 e|----------------------~~~-0-x-|-17p15---15\14----14\12----12\10----10\9------|
B|------------------------------|------17-------15-------14-------12------10---|
G|------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
D|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--5-------|----------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------|----------------------------------------------|
E|-----0-0-----0-0--------------|----------------------------------------------|
 
      -P.M-   -P.M-
                                                                         
 
e|--------------------------|
B|--------------------------|
G|--------------------------|
D|-8-7-5--------------------|
A|--------7-(7)\------------|
E|--------------------------|
 
 
 
Now continue the song by playing Riff C 3 times, then finish with Riff C.2,
then play Riff C 3 more times and finish with Riff C.2
Finally, play Riff C once and Riff C.2 once
At the end of the song...
 
                       A.H.                          A.H.                     
e|-----------------------~~~----|----------------------~~~---|-----------------|
B|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
G|------------------------------|----------------------2-----|-----------------|
D|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--5-------|-2p0-----2p0-----2p0--------|-----------------|
A|------------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
E|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0---|-----0-0-----0-0--------0-0-|-----------------|
 
     -P.M.-   -P.M.-     -P.M.-      -P.M-   -P.M-      -P.M.-

 
e|-17p15----15\14----14\12----12\10----10\9------|------------------------------|
B|-------17-------15-------14-------12-------10--|------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------|------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------------|--------------------------2---|
A|-----------------------------------------------|---------------0h1p0------2---|
E|-----------------------------------------------|-0-0-0-0--0----------3--3-0---|
 

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

|h      Hammer
|p      Pull off
|~      Vibrato 
|^      Bend  (number in parentheses indicating magnitude of bend)                 
|A.H.   Artificial harmonic
|P.M.   Palm mute

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

            
            
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jc_2k 30 Sep 04, 2002 08:00 PM

this tab is great even if u got it out of tab book

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notbychoice 125 Nov 30, 2002 07:00 PM

whoa............

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Xessum 0 Apr 22, 2003 08:00 PM

If you got it from a tab book that´s just good because I think everybody wants the correct tab.

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