Star Spangled Hell
transcribed by Gabe Abbe and Dale S.

tune down Fat (6E.) string to a D so 7 fret = A string and 2 fret = E. (drop D tuning)

       Intro.        

-----first time (way loose!)------------------------
1e.|                                               |
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2b.| (0)                                           |    
----------------------------------------------------
3g.|  3     3--3  320  0                           |   
----------------------------------------------------
4d.| (0)              2 20               2         |                 
----------------------------------------------------
5a.| (0)                  3             3 0        |        
----------------------------------------------------
6D.|                          02  222(0)    2  22  |                          
----------------------------------------------------          
             

-------with drums- (this time tighter and faster)---------------------
1e.|                                                                 |   
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2b.| (0)(let ring) 0 (let ring)                                      |    
----------------------------------------------------------------------
3g.|  3    3333333(4) 3 0 2 0   0                                    |
----------------------------------------------------------------------
4d.|                          3                     2                | 
----------------------------------------------------------------------
5a.|                                3             3   0              |  
----------------------------------------------------------------------
6D.|                                   0 2  22(0)        2  22(0)    |                        
----------------------------------------------------------------------

bass (also drop-D)
G |------------------------------------------------------------------|
D |------------------------------------------------------------------|
A |--1------------------------------3------------3-3-----------------|
D |-----------------------------------0-2--2-2-2-----0-2---2-2-2-----|

after the intro, it gets loud and noisy but it's still the same basic thing for the verse
then for the interlude, you do this

guitar (really loose)
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------0-----------3------3-----------3------3-----------3------3-----------3-|
|-2---------3---0-----0-2------3---0-----0-2------3---0-----0-2------3---0-----0-2-|
|-0-----------------3-----------------3------------------3------------------3------|
|-0--------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

bass
|-------------3------------------3------------------3------------------3-----------|
|---------0h1----------------0h1----------------0h1----------------0h1-------------|
|----0---------------------0------------------0------------------0-----------------|
|-0---------------------0------------------0------------------0--------------------|
h = play the first note and hammer on to the next

then for a while you just play on this chord:
guitar (really loose)
|-(0)-|
|--3--| the notes in parentheses are only heard once in a while
|--2--|
|-(0)-|
|-----|
|-----|

bass (really loose)
|-------2-------------------------------3-------------------------|
|-0-0-0-------------------------0-1-1-1---------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

and then back to this:
guitar (really loose)
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-0-0-0-0-------0-|
|---------------------------------------------------------3-3-3---|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

bass (really loose)
|-------2-----2-2-2-2-------2-----------3-------3-3-3-------3-3---|
|-0-0-0---------------0-0-0---0-0-1-1-1---------------1-1-1-----1-|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

which builds up to the loud interlude:
guitar
|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------------------|

bass
|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---------------------------------|

guitar (this part extra fast):
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-12---12-12-12-12-12---12-12-12-12-12---12-12-14---14-14-14-14-14---15-15-15-15-15-15-|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-10---10-10-10-10-10---10-10-10-10-10---10-10-12---12-12-12-12-12---13-13-13-13-13-13-|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

bass
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|-1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1---1--s13---13---13---13---13---13--|
|--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
s = slide up to the note


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This document was last updated 7 December 1997