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TR3 - The Left Hand of Darkness
TR3 - On This Mountain Born in Clouds
Tablature

Mercy Street (Peter Gabriel)
By Tim Reynolds
Tabbed By Brian Danchilla

Tuning: Drop D

From Syracuse, NY D&T show (01-29-99)

Guitar w/effects for about 40s followed by a harmonic intro (I think using the 5th and 7th frets) The main melody then kicks in w/harmonics on delay as a cool rhythmic background: e--------------------------------------------- B---3~--3~--5--3------------------------------ G-----------------5--2-------2--2---5--------- D--------------------------------------3------ A--------------------------------------------- D--------------------------------------------- e----------------------- B----------------------- G----------------------- D--3-3--5-3----0-------- A-----------3----------- D----------------------- e--------------------------------------------- B---3~--3~--5--3------------------------------ G-----------------5--2-------2--2---/5-------- D--------------------------------------3------ A--------------------------------------------- D--------------------------------------------- e---------------------------------------------------- B---------------------------------------------------- G---------------------------------------------------- D--3-3--5-3---0------------------3------------------- A-----------3-----3-------5--------3-0--------------- D-------------------5-5------5---------0------------- e---------------------------------------------- B---3~--3~--5--3------------------------------- G-----------------5--2--2-------2---/5--------- D--------------------------------------3------- A---------------------------------------------- D---------------------------------------------- e---------------------------------------------------- B---------------------------------------------------- G---------------------------------------------------- D--3-3--5-3---0--------------------7p5h7------------- A-----------3-----3-------5---------------------5---- D-------------------5-5------5--------------0-------- (1:30) Bridge part:("Let's take the boat out(wait until darkness)...") e-------------------------------------------- B-------------------------------------------- G-------------------------------------------- D----5-5---/7--5---------------5------------- A-----------------8---5----------5-----5-5--- D------5------------------5-5---------------- e-------------------------------------------- B---8-8-/10--8--6--3------------3------------ G----------------------------0--------------- D------------------------5-5----------------- A-------------------------------------------- D--------------------------------------0----- back to verse (main melody) repeated on a higher octave e--10~-10~--12-10-8-------------------------- B-------------------10-------10-10--/13------ G---------------------------------------10--- D-------------------------------------------- etc. A-------------------------------------------- D-------------------------------------------- (2:50)pre-solo e------------------------------------- B------------------------------------- G------------------------------------- repeated and is looped on delay D------------------------------------- as rhythm behind solo A--0-0--0--3-0-5-5--0-0--0--3-0-5-5--- D--0-0--0--3-0-5-5--0-0--0--3-0-5-5--- (3:00-4:30)Wicked solo:very fast with lots of pull-offs & hammer-ons (4:30-5:30)Outro:guitar w/effects