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Soldier Blue  The Cult

This has been taken from http://www.cultcentral.com/guitar/SoldierBlue.txt
I did not tab this and thank you to Pedro Sousa for tabbing this kik ass song out!
Soldier Blue
the cult - sonic temple 1989
transcribed by pedro sousa (pedro.sousa@mail.teleweb.pt)
here's another great song from the also great sonic temple, in my opinion it's pretty
I have doubts about the pre-chorus though. send me any corrections!
/ - slide
~ - vibratto
. - stacatto
h - hammer on
p - pull off
(5) - grace note (slides)
- artificial harmonic
[b]brp [-]- [b]bend release pull off
? - when I can't make out the lyrics
intro: x4 with some whammy bar effects (try the harmonic at 7th fret second string)
1st/3rd 2nd 4th
 
 e-----------------------|-------|------|
 b-----------------------|-------|------|
 g---2--4p(2)-4p(2)-4----|--7~~--|--2---|
 d---2--4p(2)-4p(2)-4----|--7~~--|--2---|
 a---0--2-----2-----2----|--5~~--|--0---|
 E-----------------------|-------|------|

riff 1
chords: B5 A5 D5 E5/A5
 
 e----------------------------------------------------------------|
 b----------------------------------------------------------------|
 g---9-8-9------9-8-9-/11---11-9-8-9-8-------9-8-------9-7--------|
 d---------9-9------------9------------9-7-9-----9-7-9-----9-7----|
 a----------------------------------------------------------------|
 E----------------------------------------------------------------|
 e-----------------------------------|
 b-----------------------------------|
 g--/11-9-8-9-8--/11-9-8-9-8---------|
 d---------------------------9-7-9---|
 a-----------------------------------|
 E-----------------------------------|

verse 1:
. . . .
chords: B5 B5A5 D5 E5/A5
*
*play A5 right after B5 (listen to the song)
soldier blue bloodstained red
hey people it's gonna bust your head
a real bad dream yeah you know it's true
kiss his boots or you'll be through
out of the night comes a soldier ridin'
line you up in his gun sight
pre-chorus:
slide to A5 only the last time
chords: B5 A5 D5 E5/A5
this is played over the pre chorus
 
 e--------------------------------------|
 b-------------------------------14b-14-|
 g-2~-4~-5~-7~-9~-11~-12~-14~-16~-------|
 d--------------------------------------|
 a--------------------------------------|
 E--------------------------------------|

his mind's exploded ego's overloaded
hey children started runnin'
chorus: same as riff1 x2
soldier blue love is out of season
soldier blue yeah ain't fighting for no reason no no
verse 2: same as the first but the D5 rings out more and has small slide before it
a soldier blue a soldier fried
he's gonna bust up everything in sight
a real heavy dude in a killing mood
pack your bags or you'll be through
you'll be through yeah
it's guaranteed to shater all your dreams
pre-chorus:
chorus:
interlude: palm muted root notes
use this clean bit when necessary in this part
 
 e--0-----0-----0------------|
 b----0-----0-----0----------|
 g------2-----2-----2--------|
 d---------------------------|
 a---------------------------|
 E---------------------------|

B D\A B
I see the sunset sea on fire ships burn off the coast of orion
[G] dreams of peace wait on the h[B]or[A]izon for yee
B D\A
clouds filled with blood rain on the water
?[B]??[G]?? night time fingers clench the last ??[B]??[A]
D\B D\A B G B A
our sister rides a horse of apocalypse now is the closing
during this last phrase
play the same thing but strike the chords between the root notes (heavy metal style)
play this over it
 
 e-----12brp10-12-prebend12rp10--12brp-12~-hold-b--|
 b--12---------------------------------------------|
 g-------------------------------------------------|
 d-------------------------------------------------|
 a-------------------------------------------------|
 E-------------------------------------------------|

solo:
part 1 (play the intro)
love has no season come on shake it stealer
 
 e-------------------------10b-hold-rp7--------------------------------------------------|
 b---9b-9b-9b-9b-9b-9b-9b----------------10-7-10/(12)~~----------------------------|
 g---9b-9b-9b-9b-9b-9b-9b--------------------------------7-7-7--7-7---7-7------9~~-7~~~~-|
 d-------------------------------------------------------9-----9----9-----9~~------------|
 a---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 E---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

part 2:
chords: B5 D5 E5 B5 D5 B5
*
* end it here the second time
 
 e--------------------7--------------------------------------------------|
 b------------------7---10-7-10brp7--------------------------------------|
 g--9brp7--9b~~-~9b-----------------9brp7-9-7---------9-7----------------|
 d--------------------------------------------9~-9~-------9-7------------|
 a------------------------------------------------------------9-8-7-5----|
 E--------------------------------------------------------------------7~-|
 e----------------------------------7-10p7----7------------7-10p7----7---------------------------|
 b------------------------10b-10b----------10---10-7--------------10---10-7-----------10/(12)~~-|
 g-------------------7h9-----------------------------9brp7------------------9brp7----7-----------|
 d------------7~~--9---------------------------------------------------------------9-------------|
 a----5-7/(9)------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
 E--7--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

chorus:
the end uses the same chords as riff 1 but the phrasing is different
once again you must listen to the song, there's also a solo over it.
[B5] [A5] [D5] [E5/]  
suggestions, corrections, comments welcome at pedro.sousa@mail.teleweb.pt

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