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Into the Void  Black Sabbath

Original Transcription - 5/26/97
UPDATED: 7:40 PM 11/29/97
UPDATED: 5:46 PM 07-04-99
Updated again: 08:41 2/6/01
Black Sabbath - Death Mask/Into the Void
From Black Sabbath's "Master of Reality" Album - July 1976
NOTE: Various timing.
Special Note: Opening 1st on beat 1, then on beat 1 3/4, third time on beat
2 1/2! Gives the tune a heavy, bluesy, limping effect.
 
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 -------0-1-2---2---2---1~--0h1p0----0h1pp0----0h1p0----0--1-2---0h1p0--
 --0-3----------------------------h3--------h3-------h3-----------------

[E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [D] [D] [D] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [D] [D] [D] 
 
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[E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [D] [D] [D] [C] [C] [C] [C] [C] [D] [A] 
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Rocket engines burning fuel so fast Up into the night sky they blast
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Through the universe the engines whine. Could this be the end of man & time
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Back on earth the flame of life burns low, everywhere is misery and woe.
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Pollution kills the air, the land and sea. Man prepares to meet his destiny,
yeah!
 
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Rocket engines burning fuel so fast, Up into the black sky so vast
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Burning metal through the atmosphere. Earth remains in worry, hate and fear.
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

With the hateful battles raging on, rockets flying to the glowing sun
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Through the empires of eternal void. Freedom from the final suicide.
 
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BRIDGE
 
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Freedom Fighters sent out to the sun escape from brainwashed......
 
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Leave the earth to all it's sin and hate, find another world where freedom
waits, yeah
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Past the stars in fields of ancient void, Through the shields of darkness
where they find.
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Love upon a land, a world unknown. Where the sons of Freedom make their home
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Leave the earth to Satan and his slaves, leave them to their future in their
graves
 
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 -0--0-0-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0---------0---00-0-0-0--0---0-0-0-0-5s^(7)`5~--

Make a home where love is there to stay. Peace and happiness in every day.
 
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From Black Sabbath's "Master of Reality" Album - July 1976
78 beats/ min, 4/4 timing
 
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Guitar 1 & 2
 
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 -----------7-9^(12-12-12-12`)9-7h9-9-7-99p7-------7-----------------
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Guitar 1
 
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Guitar 2
 
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 --------7~--------------------7~--------------------7~--------------

Guitar 1 & 2
 
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[E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] 
 
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[E] [E] [E]  
 
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[E] [E] [E]  
 
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[E] [E] [E]  
 
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[E] [E] [E] [E] [E] [E] 
 
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 --------------------14p12----12~\(10)--------9^(11)--7h9-9~-7h9p7-------------
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