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from Van Halen

Eruption
Music by David Lee Roth, Edward Van Halen, Alex Van Halen and Michael Anthony
Tune down 1/2 step:
(low to high) Eb-Ab-Db-Gb-Bb-Eb

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µ

  
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      

*A5

Gtr. 1 (dist.)


 

 
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f

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w/ slight flanging & tape echo delay

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Pitch: F#

*Chord symbols reflect implied harmony.

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F#


   


                                                





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rit.


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Pitch: F# G A


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loco

Harm.

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Digital Conversion © 2012 Sorgdal - For educational use only - not for sale or trade. No warranty of accuracy or useability is implied or claimed.

Sorgdal

 Am 5 6 5 5 7 7 7 7 0 5 7 7 7 0 7 10 7 8 9 7 0 8 12 11 10 9 Em                             6 6 5 5 5 7 2 Digital Conversion © 2012 Sorgdal . 2 tacet    8v a Gtr.M. bend 1/2   1 1 1 17 20 20 20 20 17 20 20 17 20 20 17 19 19                                           E 8v a 5 3  w/ bar 1 16 17 20 16 18 20 17 20 17 20 17 14 15 14 14 17 20 17 14 18 12 3     w/ bar     8v a loco 3     3 12 15 15 17 14 17 17 3   1 hold bend 1 w/ bar 14 17 20 20 17 14 0 0 0 -4     8v a   12          17  16 19          17           14  16  12 16        17  16 19 3              3 9 7 3  7 5 1 5 3 1 3 1  14 2 2      14 12 10  16    w/ bar 12 1   grad.For educational use only . No warranty of accuracy or useability is implied or claimed. Sorgdal 7 7 7 0 5 7 7 7 7 0 5 7 11 6    rake     3           5 7 0 9 7  7 12 9 9   10 10 6    X 11 10 9 11 12 12  . dive 4 4 0 4      0 5  17   loco   12 10    9  10 9   7  µ 1/2 3               f  5       16   -3 1/2 X X X 3 10 0 0 7 0 -6 B                                            6 6 P.not for sale or trade.Gtr. 1     3 3           1 17 19 19 17 20 17  6 1 20           6 1 1 17      6 3 3 1 1/2 grad.

For educational use only . No warranty of accuracy or useability is implied or claimed.not for sale or trade. Sorgdal .6   6                                          Am 6 5 5 7 7 7 7 0 5 7 7 7 7 6 0 10 7 0  7 0 12 11 10 C#m   9 8     9 4 7 11 5 9 7 6 10 A                                                                6 3 T T 13 6 2 5 9 T 2 5 9 6 T 2 5 9 6 T 2 5 T 9 2 5 9 6 T 2 5 T 9 2 5 9 T 2 5 10 2 6 6 T T T T 5 10 2 5 10 2 5 10 2 5 10 2 6 T T T 5 10 2 5 10 2 5 10 2 5 2 4                                                                  B7 B 6 6 T 10 4 6 6 6 T T T T T T T 7 10 4 7 10 4 7 10 4 7 10 4 7 10 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 C  E 6 T 7 12 5 Cadd9 6 6 T T T T T T T 9 12 5 9 12 5 9 12 5 9 12 5 9 12 5 9 12 5 9 12 5 D 9 Dadd9                                                             6 6 T 13 5 6 6 6 T T T T T T T 8 13 5 8 13 5 8 13 5 8 13 5 8 13 5 8 15 5 8 15 5 T 8 7 5 6 T T 6 T 6 T T T T 15 7 10 15 7 10 15 7 10 15 7 10 15 7 10 15 7 10 17 7 10 17 7 10                                                       6 6 6 6 6 E 6 T T 17 12 9 E7 17 T 12 9 17 T 12 Eº7 9 17 T 12 9 17 Am6/E T 12 9 17  12 0 T 9 17 E T 9 12 T 17 E7 9 12 17 T 9 Eº7 12 T 17 9 12 17 Am6/E T 9 12 17 9 12 E                                                                  6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 T T T T T T T T 17 12 17 12 15 17 11 14 17 11 14 17 10 13 17 10 13 17 9 12 17 9 12 T T T T T T T T 17 12 15 17 12 15 17 11 14 17 11 14 17 10 13 17 10 13 17 9 12 17 9 12 3 Digital Conversion © 2012 Sorgdal .

 T -6 4 E  6 T 6 T 6 T 6 8 12 4                               T 12 6 7 12 4 6 Sorgdal 6 Em T  6 C                                                                  12 4  Fm6/C 6 6 B  Cº7 7 12 5   4         w/ slapback delay 16 16 0 7 . 12 Pitch: B Digital Conversion © 2012 Sorgdal . T fdbk.For educational use only . w/ bar grad.H.not for sale or trade. dive 12 12 12 12 8 12 T 4 7 12 5 8 12 4   fdbk.                                                                  D7  Dº7 Gm6/D 6 T 6 T T 9 C7 6 T 15 10 13 15 10 13 15 D T T T T T 12 15 9 12 15 8 11 15 8 11 15 7 10 15 7 10 T T 6 6 6 T 13 8 11 13 8 11 13 7 6 6 T T T T T T T 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 T 7 B T 10 13 7 10 13 6 6 T T T 9 13 6 9 13 5 8 13 5 8 12 5 6 6 6 T T T T T T T 8 12 5 8 12 5 8 12 5 8 12 5 8 12 5 8 12 5 8 12 5 B Em B Em B Em B Em 8                                                                 6 6 T 12 4   Em 6 6 T T T T T T T 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 7 12 4 T 7 12 5 6 B Em B 8   B 6 T 5 Em 12 T 4 7 12   5 8 12 T T T T T T T 7 12 5 8 12 4 7 12 5 8 12 4 7 12 5 8 12 4 Em B 4 7 12 5   A. No warranty of accuracy or useability is implied or claimed.