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/ Megadeth / Peace Sells...But Who's Buying? (1986) / Wake Up Dead guitar tab

WAKE UP DEAD
[Megadeth - Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?]
Transcribed by James Johnson. Corrections by Michael James & Mark Yeary - 07/21/98
Five Magics - http://www.nebula.on.ca/heer/fivemagics/index.html

                       
Rhythm Fig 1 
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||-----------------------------|------------------------------||
||-----------------------------|-----------5------------------||
||4-------7--------------------|---4-------3------------------||
||2--2222-5--------------------|---2--2222--------------------||

||-----------------------------|------------------------------||
||-----------------------------|------------------------------||
||-----------------------------|------------------------------||
||--------7--------------------|---------9-------10/----------||
||4-------5--------------------|--4------7-4------8/----------||
||2--2222----------------------|--2--2222--2--2222------------||

Guitar Solo (rhy fig 1)
||--PH--------------------------------------2-----------------||
||--------------------------------------------5p2-------------||
||--4^-----4>----------x---4--4^---------4^------4h5p4p2------||
||---------------------x--------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||

||---------------------------------55-9p7p54------------------||
||------------------------------------------5--5/7-55---------||
||4p2--2--------------------------------------6------4--------||
||---4--4p2--2-4p2-----2-4~---------------------------4-44-6~-||
||---------4-------234----------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||

||-----------------------PH-----------------------------------||
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||-----------------------4^---x---16>--(16)--------(16)-------||
||----6--6h7-77--9/---4-------x-------------------------------||
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||------------------------------14h7p14-1719^--------14-------||
||-14h17p14141417p1419p141417p14------------------------------||
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||19p17p141419p17p14141417(14)14--19141917----1619--17p14-----||
||------------------------------14--------1417-----------17---||
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||19p17p14--14-19p17p14171419p17p14-17-19p17p14--||
||--------17-----------------------------------17||
||-----------------------------------------------||
||-----------------------------------------------||
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||14-19p--17p14--19p-17p14-19p-17p14-19p1714-18p17--14--------||
||----------------------------------------------------17------||
||------------------------------------------------------16----||
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||-----17^-------------(17)-----------------------------------||
||-----16^-------------(16)-----------------------------------||
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||play 4 times                                                ||
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||12\11----------12\11----------------------------------------||
||10\-9-x-11/12--10\-9-9-10--7-9------------------------------||
||------x--9/10-------------------10-12--9-10-----------------||

 
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------7-------7---------------||
||------------------------------------5-------5---------------||
||10--9---8--------7--------8----7------8---7-----------------||
||-8--7---6--0--0--5--0--0--6-0--5--0---6-0-5----0-0-0-0-0-0--||


||----------------------||
||----------------------||
||----------------------||
||-9------8-7-6---------||
||-7--10--6-5-4--7--10-9||
||-----8---------5---8-7||
                              
||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------5\3---------------------------------||
||---8---3--3--3---5------3\1--5------------------------------||
||---6---1--1--1---3-----------3------------------------------||

                                   
RHY FIG 2
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||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------4---------------------7----6--4-----------------||
||6----6-6-6--2--4------5-6--6-6-6--5----4--2-----------------||
||4----4-4-4-----2------3-4--4-4-4----------------------------||


Guitar Solo II
w/ RHY FIG 2
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||------6^%----------------6%-----6%------6%------------------||
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||------------------------------------------------------------||
                                    
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||-----------------------------------4-----4-4----------------||
||--6-4-------4----------4-64---4-6^---6p4--------------------||
||-------6646---56--4-56------66------------------------------||
||-----------------4------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||

||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------7----7-------8-------9------10-------11------12-------||
||---/9--9/10--10/11---11/12--12/13----13/14---14/15---15-16--||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||13------14------15-------15-16----16-17-------18-------19---||
||--16-17---16-17----17-18-------19-------20-21----19-21------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||-16h19p16---1619p16--1621p1619p16---1621p16-----21^---------||
||---------19--------19------------19-------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||----------------------------------------6h99^-(9)-p6--------||
||--------------------------------------6--------------9------||
||--------------------------6-------6h8-----------------------||
||----------6-------6h8p6h8---8p6h8---------------------------||
||-8-6h8p6h8--8p6h8-------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
                                                        
||-------6----------------------------------------------------||
||--6h9^---9p6---6--------------------------------------------||
||-------------8---8^p6-6^------------------------------------||
||-------------------------8-6--------------------------------||
||------------------------------8-6-4----4--(4)-4^--2^--------||
||------------------------------------6-----------------------||
                                                      

||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||--------6--------------------------------6------------------||
||------------------------6p4-----------------------------6p4-||
||4-4-4-4---4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----4-4-4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-4-4-4-4----||
                                                             
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
||-----------------4---5--------------------------------------||
||-7--9---6--------4---5--5-----------------------------------||
||-7--9---6--------2---3--5-----------------------------------||
||-5--7---4---------------3-----------------------------------||

Riff A

||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||------------------------------------------------------------||
||--------4---------------------------------------------------||
||---------------------------4p2------------------------------||
||2-2-2-2---2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2------2-2-2-2-2-222-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2||
||                                                            ||
||------------------------------------------------------------||
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||------------------------------------------------------------||
||-4p2---2------------------------6---------------------------||
||----4-2--4/2/1-4-32-0-2h3-----5--------5---5----------------||
||-------------------------23-4------------4------------------||

                                                                
Oh I wonder will she find out?
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||------------2---------------------5----4--2-----------------||
||4----4-4-4--0--2------3-4--4-4-4--3----2--0-----------------||
||2----2-2-2-----0------1-2--2-2-2----------------------------||
 

HALF TIME:
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||------|-----------------------------------------------------||
||------|-----------------------------------9----7\-----------||
||------|-----------------------------------9----7\-----------||
||4---3-|--2-------7---8-5-5-5---5-7---2----7----5\-----------||
||2---1-|--0---------x---------7-------0----------------------||
                                          

Guitar Solo III
||8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0-12/2424-------14151415
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||------------------------------------------------11121112----||
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||8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7p0h8p0h7-8/10-12-11-10-9-8/15--||
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Wake Up Dead YOU DIE Wake Up Dead and Buried, Wake Up Dead 
YOU DIE Wake Up DEAD!


Megadeth albums
2004 The System Has Failed
2001 The World Needs a Hero
1999 Risk
1997 Cryptic Writings
1995 Hidden Treasures
1994 Youthanasia
1992 Countdown To Extinction
1990 Rust In Peace
1988 So Far, So Good...So What!
1986 Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?
1985 Killing Is My Business
Peace Sells...But Who's Buying? tabs
01Wake Up Dead tabbass tab
02The Conjuring tabbass tab
03Peace Sells tabbass tab
04Devils Island tabbass tab
05Good Mourning / Black Friday tabbass tab
06Bad Omen tabbass tab
07I Ain't Superstitious tabbass tab
08My Last Words tabbass tab

 

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