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Ace Of Spades Tabs

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                                                  ACE OF SPADES
                            As recorded by Motorhead
                       (From the 1980 Album ACE OF SPADES)

Words and Music by Ian 'Lemmy' Kilmister, 'Fast' Eddie Clark, Philip 'Philthy Animal' Taylor
T
Gtr I (E A D G B E) - ''Fast' Eddie Clarke dist electric'

 Intro
  Q=140
 4/4
  Gtr I
  Wx4            E E S S S S E S S +S  S E  4x
|------------||-----------------------------||
|------------||o---------------------------o||
|------------||-----------------------------||
|------------||--------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7--||
|------------||o-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-o||
|------------||--0-0-0-0-0-0----------------||


 Verse
  $
  $$
  W          W          W          E. S +E  E +E  Q.
|----------|----------|----------|---------------------|
|----------|----------|----------|---------------------|
|----------|----------|----------|---------------------|
|-5--------|-5--------|-5--------|-5--5-(5)-5-(5)-5----|
|-5--------|-5--------|-5--------|-5--5-(5)-5-(5)-5----|
|-3--------|-3--------|-3--------|-3--3-(3)-3-(3)-3----|


  E  a      +E   +S   +E.  E.  S  +E   E   E  a      +E   +S   +E.  E.  S  +E   E
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|---14b15==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)-12-|---14b15==(14)-(14)r(14)-12-------------|
|---14b16==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)-12-|---14b16==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)\---|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|


    E  a      +E   +S   +E.  E.  S  +E   E
||-----------------------------------------|
||o---14b15==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)-12-|
||----14b16==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)-12-|
||-----------------------------------------|
||o----------------------------------------|
||-----------------------------------------|


                                                       To Coda
  E  a      +E   +S   +E.  E.  S  +E   E   W          W
|----------------------------------------|----------|-----------||
|---14b15==(14)-(14)r(14)-12-------------|----------|----------o||
|---14b16==(14)-(14)r(14)-12--14-(14)\---|-7--------|-5---------||
|----------------------------------------|-7--------|-5---------||
|----------------------------------------|-5--------|-3--------o||
|----------------------------------------|----------|-----------||


   Chorus
                          D.S.
    E E S S S S E S S +S  S E  4x
||-----------------------------||-|
||o---------------------------o||-|
||-----------------------------||-|
||--------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7--||-|
||o-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-o||-|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0----------------||-|


                                 Bridge
    PM----------------------|
    E E S S S S E S S +S  S E     Q  Q  Q  Q
||-----------------------------||--------------|
||o---------------------------o||--------------|
||-----------------------------||-9--------7---|
||--------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7--||-9--------7---|
||o-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-o||-7--------5---|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0----------------||--------------|


  Q  Q  H      W          W          E S S +S  S E E S S +S  S E
|------------|----------|----------|-----------------------------|
|------------|----------|----------|-----------------------------|
|-9----------|----------|----------|-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-|
|-9----------|----------|----------|-----------------------------|
|-7----------|----------|----------|-5-5-5-(5)-5-5-5-5-5-(5)-5-5-|
|------------|----------|----------|-----------------------------|


  E S S +S  S E a E S S +S  S E   E S S +S  S E E S S +S  S E   W
|-------------------------------|-----------------------------|------||
|-------------------------------|-----------------------------|------||
|-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-7s9-9-7-(7)-7-5-|-4-4-4-(4)-4-4-4-4-4-(4)-4-4-|-4----||
|-------------------------------|-----------------------------|------||
|-5-5-5-(5)-5-5-5s7-7-5-(5)-5-3-|-2-2-2-(2)-2-2-2-2-2-(2)-2-2-|-2----||
|-------------------------------|-----------------------------|------||


 Guitar Solo
                                        ~
             |-3-|
  S S S S Q  S S S E Q    a E E S S E a H      S S E S S E S S E S S E
|-----------------------|--------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|-----5-7p5---5h7----|-7p5---7p5---7p5---7p5-----|
|-0h3-5s7s5--3h5p3---3--|-5s7-------7--------|-----7-----7-----7-----7---|
|------------------5----|--------------------|---------------------------|


  a   +E. S +E  E +E  E S S E
|-----------------------------|
|-----------------------------|
|-----------------------------|
|-7b9-(7)-7-(7)-5-(5)-------5-|
|---------------------7-5h7---|
|-----------------------------|


                                          |-3-|
  a E E S S S S a E E a     +Q      E  E  S S S E Q  +Q
|--------------------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------------------|-10-10-------------------|
|-------------------7-9b11==(9)--|--9r(9)-7h9p7---7--(7)\--|
|-----7-9p7---7-8s9--------------|--------------9----------|
|-7s9-------9--------------------|-------------------------|
|--------------------------------|-------------------------|


    S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
|---------------------------------------------------|
|-/10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-/10-10-10-10-10-10-10-10-|
|-/11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-/11-11-11-11-11-11-11-11-|
|---------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------|
|---------------------------------------------------|


   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S S S S
|----------------------------------------------|
|-10-10-10-10-11-11-11-11-12-12-13-13-14-xSxSx-|
|-11-11-11-11-12-12-12-12-13-13-14-14-15-xSxSx-|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------------|


                      |-3--|
  E  a      +E   +Q   S  S S  E Q     E E  a      +E   +S  S  H
|---10b12==(10)r(10)--8h10p8----8--|----8-10b12==(10)r(10)p8-------|
|----------------------------10----|-10----------------------10----|
|----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
|----------------------------------|-------------------------------|


   S S  E  S S S S  a      +E   +S  S E E
|-10p8------------------------------------|
|------10-10p8---8-10b12==(10)r(10)p8---8-|
|--------------9----------------------9---|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|
|-----------------------------------------|


                                    D.S.S. al Coda
  +E  E Q   E E S S E     E E S S S S E S S +S  S E  4x
|---------------------||-----------------------------||
|-(8)-----------------||o---------------------------o||
|-----9-7-----------5-||-----------------------------||
|----------10-7-5h7---||--------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7--||
|---------------------||o-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-o||
|---------------------||--0-0-0-0-0-0----------------||


 Chorus
  &
  E E S S S S E S S +S  S E   E E S S S S E S S +S  S E
|---------------------------|---------------------------||
|---------------------------|---------------------------||
|---------------------------|---------------------------||
|-------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7-|-------------9-x-8-(8)-8-7-||
|-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-|-------------7-x-7-(7)-7-7-||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------|-0-0-0-0-0-0---------------||


 Outro
   PM-------------------------
   E E S S E S S S S +S  S E
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|
|----------------------------|
|-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-|
|----------------------------|


 -------------------------------------------------|
   E E S S E S S S S +S  S E    E E S S E S S S S Q
|----------------------------|-------------------------|
|----------------------------|-------------------------|
|----------------------------|-------------------------|
|----------------------------|--------------------5----|
|-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-|-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7------|
|----------------------------|-------------------------|


   PM----------------------|
   E E S S E S S S S +S  S E      a      Q    a      H.
|----------------------------||---------12----------12-------|
|----------------------------||o-15b17-(15)--15b17-(15)------|
|----------------------------||------------------------------|
|----------------------------||------------------------------|
|-/7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-(7)-7-7-||o-----------------------------|
|----------------------------||------------------------------|


   a      Q    a      H.
|--------12----------12------||
|-15b17-(15)--15b17-(15)----o||
|----------------------------||
|----------------------------||
|---------------------------o||
|----------------------------||


  E. S +E  E +H        E. S +E  E  H
|-------------------|-------------------*|
|-------------------|-------------------*|
|-9--7-(7)-9-(9)----|-/9--7-(7)-9\------*|
|-9--7-(7)-9-(9)----|-/9--7-(7)-9\------*|
|-7--5-(5)-7-(7)----|-/7--5-(5)-7\------*|
|-------------------|-------------------*|


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
            
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