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/ Manic Street Preachers / Know Your Enemy (2001) / Dead Martyrs guitar tab

Band: Manic Street Preachers
Album: Know Your Enemy
Song: Dead Martyrs
Year: 2001
Versions: 3


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Artist: Manic Street Preachers
Title: "Dead Martyrs"
Album: "Know Your Enemy"
Transcribed by Teplohead aka Alex FlyN'T (teplohead@jamesbradfield.zzn.com)

[note: it was transcribed for acoustic guitar... I don't mind about electric-guitar]

Chords:
   D   Ab  C   A   B  F#m  G G#min
e|-5---4---8---5---7---2---3---4--|
B|-7---4---8---5---7---2---3---4--|
G|-7---5---9---6---8---2---4---4--|
D|-7---6---10--7---9---4---5---6--|
A|-5---6---10--7---9---4---5---6--|
E|-5---4---8---5---7---2---3---4--|

Intro:
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D, Ab

Verse:
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D
Dead martyrs
            Ab
All stigmartys
D
Dead heroes
                Ab
For fear of zeroes

Dead martyrs
Always take it further
Dead heroes
Know no fear

Bridge:
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C               A
Living for some happiness
C                 A
Find nothing that satisfies
C                            A
Had a beginning but it got no end

Chorus:
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B              F#m
Got no future
           G               G#min
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future

Dead stars are always the blackest
Dead heroes the living empty
Dead martyrs hang on forever
Dead martyrs always take it further

Living for some happiness
Find nothing that satisfies
Had a beginning but it got no end

Got no future
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future

Got no future
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Got no future 


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Dead Martyrs
Tabbed by Stu Chown stickler@another.com and Madbob b0b1@hotmail.com
http://www.geocities.com/m4dbob

Background Intro(Quietly)

e|---------------------------|
B|---------------------------|
G|-10-10-10-10-10--6-6--6-6--|
D|-10-10-10-10-10--6-6--6-6--|
A|-8--8--8--8--8---4-4--4-4--|
E|---------------------------|

INTRO/VERSE RIFF
  F                 C#
E|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|
G|-10-10-10-10-10-10-6-6--6-6--|
D|-10-10-10-10-10-10-6-6--6-6--|
A|-8--8--8--8--8--8--4-4--4-4--|
E|-----------------------------|

INTRO/VERSE RIFF (palm muted)
      |-Palm mute-| 
E|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|
G|-10--10-10-10-10---10-6-6--6-6--|
D|-10--10-10-10-10---10-6-6--6-6--|
A|-8---8--8--8--8----8--4-4--4-4--|
E|--------------------------------|

VERSE 1(with riff palm muted)
Dead martyrs
All stigmartyrs
Dead heroes
For fear is zero

VERSE 2
Dead martyrs
Always take it further
Dead heroes
Know no fear

BRIDGE
   C              Ab
E|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|
G|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--------------------|
D|--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
A|--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
E|----------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|
          Living for some happiness   ..etc.
C       Ab
Living for some happiness
C     Ab
Find nothing that satisfies
C      Ab                         G5
Had a beginnning but ain't got no end

CHORUS

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--8-8-10-8-8-8-10-8----------------------------------------------------|
A|--6-6-6--6-6-6-6--6-6-6-8-6-6-6-8-6--5-5-6-5-5-5-7-5--6-6-8-6-6-6-8-6--|
E|--------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|x2

e|----------------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------------|
D|-3-3-3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6-6-6-8--8-8--8-8--8-|
A|-3-3-3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6-6-6-8--8-8--8-8--8-|
E|-1-1-1-1-1-1-4-4-4-4-4-4-6--6-6--6-6--6-|

Eb     Ab
Got no future
G         Ab
Just dead stars for dead eyes
Eb     Ab
Got no future
G         Ab
Just dead stars for dead eyes
F      Ab   A#
Got no future

REPEAT INTRO(with this second time)
e|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|
G|-10-10-10-10-10-10--6-6-6-6-8--|
D|-------------------------------|
A|--8--8--8--8--8--8--4-4-4-4-6--| x2
E|-------------------------------|

VERSE 3 (Palm Muted)
Dead stars are always the blackest
Dead heroes are living empty
Dead martyrs hang on forever
Dead martyrs always take it further

REPEAT BRIDGE
REPEAT CHORUS x 2
OUTRO - REPEAT INTRO x4

end on 3 strums of F#5


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Author/Artist: Manic Street Preachers
Title: Dead Martyrs
Album: Know Your Enemy
Transcribed by: Jamie Wharton - www.envy.nu/manicsguitar/index.htm
Email: manics_guitar_guide@hotmail.com


Intro and verse -
 Dm F#m  
-5--2--|----------------------------------------------------------------------
-5--2--|----------------------------------------------------------------------
-6--2--|----------------------------------------------------------------------
-7--4--|-7--4--2--------------------------------------------------------------
-7--4--|-7--4--2--------------------------------------------------------------
-5--2--|-5--2--0--------------------------------------------------------------
                                                                              
Chorus -
                                                                       (Only play first time)
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------
-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------
-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-3
-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-3
-3-6-3-3-3-6-3-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-6-3-3-3-6-3-3       x2
-----------------|-3-6-3-3-3-6-3-3-|-0-3-0-0-0-3-0-0-|-1-4-1-1-1-4-1-1-|----------------
                                                                              

Chorus end -                                                                         

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-------2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5--------------------------------------
-------2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5--------------------------------------
-------0-3-0-0-0-3-0-3-|1-4-1-1-1-4-1-1-|-3--------------------------------------
                                                                              

Little fill from verse 2 onwards -

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Corrections welcome (and likely)!


Manic Street Preachers albums
2004 Lifeblood
2001 Know Your Enemy
1999 This Is My Truth To Tell Me Yours
1996 Everything Must Go
1994 The Holy Bible
1992 Generation Terrorists
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08Miss Europa Disco Dancer tabbass tab
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