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/ Dark Angel / Darkness Descends (1986) / Darkness Descends guitar tab

Band: Dark Angel
Album: Darkness Descends
Song: Darkness Descends
Copyright (c) 1986 Combat
          (c) 1998 Century Media [re-release]
Version 1.1 - 05-08-2005
Transcribed By: Steve - MetalThrashingMad
Email: LRubek@msn.com

Gtr I (D# G# C# F# A# D#) - 'Guitar 1'
Gtr II (D# G# C# F# A# D#) - 'Guitar 2'

  Q=65
 4/4
  Gtr I
  Q  Q  Q  Q    W            +W
|-------------|----------||----------||
|-------------|----------||o--------o||
|-3-----------|----------||----------||
|-1--2--------|----------||----------||
|----0--4--6--|-3--------||o-(3)----o||
|-------2--4--|-1--------||--(1)-----||


  Q=120
  PM----| ~~~~~~~~~~~~  PM-----| ~~~~~~~~PM|
  S S S S E E E E E E   S  S S S E E E E S S E
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------3-3-2-2-----|----------3-3-2-2-----7-|
|-0-0-0-0---------5-5-|-0--0-0-0---------0-0-5-|
|
| Gtr II
| W                     H.               S S E
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|------------------------|
|---------------------|----------------------7-|
|---------------------|------------------0-0-5-|


    PM----| ~~~~~~~~~~~~  PM----| ~~~~~~~~PM|
    S S S S E E E E E E   S S S S E E E E S S E
||----------------------|-----------------------|
||o---------------------|-----------------------|
||----------------------|-----------------------|
||----------------------|-----------------------|
||o---------3-3-2-2-----|---------3-3-2-2-----7-|
||--0-0-0-0---------5-5-|-0-0-0-0---------0-0-5-|


  PM----| ~~~~~~~~~~~~  PM----| ~~~~~~~~PM|
  S S S S E E E E E E   S S S S E E E E S S E   W          +W
|---------------------|-----------------------|----------|---------||
|---------------------|-----------------------|----------|--------o||
|---------------------|-----------------------|----------|---------||
|---------------------|-----------------------|----------|---------||
|---------3-3-2-2-----|---------3-3-2-2-----7-|-2--------|-(2)----o||
|-0-0-0-0---------5-5-|-0-0-0-0---------0-0-5-|-0--------|-(0)-----||


  PM----| ~~~~PM----| ~~~~  PM----| ~~~~PM----| ~~~~
  S S S S E E S S S S E E   S S S S E E S S S S E E   W          +W
|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------|--------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------|--------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------|--------|
|-------------------------|-------------------------|----------|--------|
|---------3-3---------2-2-|---------3-3---------2-2-|-2--------|-(2)----|
|-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----|-0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----|-0--------|-(0)----|


    Q=230
    PM------------|
                            |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S Q  Q    E E E E E E E E E E E E
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------------|--------------------------o||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------4--6--|-5h6p5-------5h6p5--------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--4--|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5---||


      PM--------|   PM------------------------------------------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-5-------------3-------------|---------------------------------|
||--3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|


    PM--------|   PM--------------------------|
                                                |-3-| |-3-|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E E E E E E
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-5-------------3-------------|-----------------5h6p5-------o||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------5h6p5--||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|
                            |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S Q  Q    E E E E E E E E E E E E
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------------|--------------------------o||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------4--6--|-5h6p5-------5h6p5--------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--4--|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5---||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|          PM------------|
    S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
||-------------------------|--------------------------||
||o------------------------|-------------------------o||
||-------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------3--|--------------------------||
||o-----------------5S4-1--|-----------------5S4-5---o||
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3S2----|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3S2-3----||


      PM--------|   PM------------------------------------------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-5-------------3-------------|---------------------------------|
||--3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|


    PM--------|   PM--------------------------|
                                                |-3-| |-3-|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E E E E E E
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-5-------------3-------------|-----------------5h6p5-------o||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------5h6p5--||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|
                            |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S Q  Q    E E E E E E E E E E E E
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------------|--------------------------o||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------4--6--|-5h6p5-------5h6p5--------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--4--|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5---||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|          PM------------|
    S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
||-------------------------|--------------------------||
||o------------------------|-------------------------o||
||-------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------3--|--------------------------||
||o-----------------5S4-1--|-----------------5S4-5---o||
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3S2----|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3S2-3----||


    PM------------|          PM------------|
    S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
||-------------------------|------------------------|
||o------------------------|------------------------|
||-------------------------|------------------------|
||-------------------------|------------------------|
||o-----------------3-5-6--|-----------------3-5-6--|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|


  PM------------|          PM------------|
  S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
|------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------|--------------------------|
|------------------------|--------------------------|
|-----------------3-5-6--|-----------------3-5-6----|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------|


  PM------------|          PM------------|
  S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|------------------------|------------------------|
|-----------------2-4-5--|-----------------2-4-5--|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|
|------------------------|------------------------|


  PM------------|          PM------------|
  S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q
|------------------------|---------------------------||
|------------------------|--------------------------o||
|------------------------|---------------------------||
|-----------------2-4-5--|-----------------2-4-5-----||
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2----------o||
|------------------------|---------------------------||


                                                                 2/4
  PM------------|          PM------------|
  S S S S S S S S E E Q    S S S S S S S S E E Q    E H    E Q    H
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------|------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------|------|
|------------------------|------------------------|-------------|------|
|-----------------2-4-5--|-----------------2-4-5--|-------------|------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--------|-2------6-5--|-3----|
|------------------------|------------------------|-0------4-3--|-1----|


   4/4
      PM--------|   PM------------------------------------------|
    E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-----------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o-5-------------3-------------|---------------------------------|
||--3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|


    PM--------|   PM--------------------------|
                                                |-3-| |-3-|
  E S S S S S S E S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E E E E E E
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|-----------------------------o||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-----------------------------|------------------------------||
|-5-------------3-------------|-----------------5h6p5-------o||
|-3-0-0-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-------5h6p5--||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|
                            |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S Q  Q    E E E E E E E E E E E E
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------------|--------------------------o||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------4--6--|-5h6p5-------5h6p5--------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--4--|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5---||


    PM----------------------------|
                                      |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   E E E E E E E E E E E E
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-------------------------o||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||----------------------------------|--------------------------||
||o---------------------------------|-5h6p5-------5h6p5-------o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5--||


    PM------------|
                            |-3-| |-3-| |-3-| |-3-|
    S S S S S S S S Q  Q    E E E E E E E E E E E E
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------------|--------------------------o||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||------------------------|---------------------------||
||o-----------------4--6--|-5h6p5-------5h6p5--------o||
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--4--|-------5h6p5-------5h6p5---||


               2/4
  E H    E Q    H
|-------------|------*|
|-------------|------*|
|-------------|------*|
|-------------|------*|
|-2------6-5--|-3----*|
|-0------4-3--|-1----*|


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th;
T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it
represents the duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them
represent rests.  Multi-bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the
number of bars to rest for.  Low melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16),
where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


Dark Angel albums
1991 Time Does Not Heal
1986 Darkness Descends
1984 We Have Arrived
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