Avenged Sevenfold - Synysters gates

"Synyster Gates Lesson" --- Avenged Sevenfold Tabbed by: [travis] ***December 28, 2009: R.I.P. Jimmy "The R.E.V." Sullivan. You will be missed. **** Tuning: Drop D (D A D G B E) low to high [You don't have to tune to D, but obviously Syn tunes to D all the time.] *This tab is for the awesome "Sweep picking solo" Synyster Gates shows you on a video on youtube. It's the video were Syn shows you a couple of tips, on how to play like him. Some of the vids are based on dive bombs, sweep picking, Beast and the Harlot intro, and soloing strategies. *Search "Synyster Gates lesson," on youtube.com. Click on the vid that says "Sweep Picking Lesson." The vid is from "Total Guitar Television." ********** Key: F Major (F G A Bb C D E F) *Most of Avenged Sevenfold's songs are in the key of F Major (F G A Bb C D E F), and this "solo" is in the key of F Major. *The only songs of Avenged Sevenfold that are in different keys are: "Burn It Down" C Major (C D E F G A B C), but for the Intro Duel, and the Main Riff, but when it goes into the Chorus, it's back to F Major. "Dear God:" G Major (G A B C D E F# G). *********** Legend: h = hammer on p = pull off ~ = vibrato Fingering: 1 = index finger 2 = middle finger 3 = ring finger 4 = pinkie finger Chords you can play before the solo. e|------------------------------------| B|------------------------------------| G|-7-7---7-7-5-5---5-5-3-3---3-3-5-5--| D|-7-7---7-7-5-5---5-5-3-3---3-3-5-5--| A|-5-5---5-5-3-3---3-3-1-1---1-1-3-3--| D|------------------------------------| This is as close as I can tab it to sound just like the solo in the vid. e|-17p13-----------------13-16-17p13-----------------13-16-17-| B|------15-------------15-----------15-------------15---------| G|--------14---------14---------------14---------14-----------| D|----------15-----15-------------------15-----15-------------| A|------------16-17-----------------------16-17---------------| D|------------------------------------------------------------| 4 1 2 1 2 3 4 2 1 2 1 3 4 1 2 1 2 3 4 2 1 2 1 3 4 e|-15p12-----------------12-14-15p12-----------------12-14-15-| B|------13-------------13-----------13-------------13---------| G|--------12---------12---------------12---------12-----------| D|----------14-----14-------------------14-----14-------------| A|------------14-15-----------------------14-15---------------| D|------------------------------------------------------------| 4 1 2 1 3 3 4 3 1 2 1 3 4 1 2 1 3 3 4 3 1 2 1 3 4 e|-18p13-----------------13-17-18p13-----------------13-17-18~~~~~~-| B|------15-------------15-----------15-------------15---------------| G|--------15---------15---------------15---------15-----------------| D|----------15-----15-------------------15-----15-------------------| A|------------15-17-----------------------15-17---------------------| D|------------------------------------------------------------------| 4 1 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 3 4 1 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 3 4 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Hope this tab helped you guys out. Please comment and rate it. [travis]
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