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Another Day Tab by Dream Theater

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Artist: Dream Theater Song: Another Day

Dream Theatre - Another Day

- transcribed by gavin savage

Key:

^

= hammer/pull

/ = slide (b) = bend

~

= vibrato

~~

= heavy vibrato

t

= trill (repeated hammers/pulls)

ah

= artificial (pinched) harmonic

Intro: (guitar + piano arranged for guitar)

E

------------------------------------------

B

--0--------0-----------0--------0---------

G

------3-------3------------3-------3-3---- (repeat)

D

--------4-------4------------4---------4--

A

--------------------------------4---------

E

--4--------2--------2--0-------------2----

Intro solo:

G#m

F#

E

C#

F#

G#m

F#

C#

E

----------------------------------------------------------------------------

B

--12~---11--9--------------------------------------------------------11--13~

G

--------------8~\--------------/8--6----------------------------------------

D

------------------------/6--9----------9--8---9^11^9~-----11--8~--8/9-------

A

----------------------------------------------------------------------------

E

----------------------------------------------------------------------------

E

E

----------14~-

B

--11-12-------

G

--------------

D

--------------

A

--------------

E

--------------

Rhythm fig. 1: (volume swells)

E

-------------------------------------------------------------

B

---------------------------------------------7------5--------

G

--4---6---8------9------8------6------4--------------------4-

D

-------------------------------------------------------------

A

-------------------------------------------------------------

E

-------------------------------------------------------------

Verse 1: (piano arranged for guitar)

G#m

G#m+5

F#sus4 F#maj

Emaj

E

------------------------------------------------2-------4-----------

B

--4------4-----5-----5-----4-----4--------2-----2-------5-----5-----

G

--4------4-----4-----4-----4-----4--------4-----3-------4-----4-----

D

--6---6-----6-----6-----6-----6-----6-----4--4-----4-------6-----6--

A

--------------------------------------------------------------------

E

--4------------4-----------4--------------2-------------0-----------

Live another day,

climb a little higher.

 

Find

Bmaj

Amaj

(w/rhythm fig. 1) F#sus4 F#maj

G#m

G#m+5

E

--2--------------0-----0---------------------------------4-------------4--

B

--4-----4--------2-----2--------2-----2---------4-------------5-----------

G

--4-----4--------2--2-----2-----4-----3---------4------4------4------4----

D

--4--4-----4--------------------4--4-----4------6---6------6--6---6------6

A

--2--------------0--------------------------------------------------------

E

--------------------------------2---------------4-------------4-----------

another reason to stay.

G#m

mercy in your eyes.

F#sus4 F#maj Emaj

Chorus:

Ashes in your hands,

Bmaj

Amaj

Emaj

If you're searching for a silent sky

E

--------------0-------------0--------------0-----------0------

B

----------0-------------0--------------0-------------4---4----

G

------6---------------8--------------9-------------4-------4--

D

----6---6-----------9--------------9--------------------------

A

--4---------------6--------------7---------------2------------

E

--------------------------------------------------------------

You won't find it

here.

Look another way.

E

--------------0-------------0--------------0------------------

B

----------0-------------0--------------0---------------0------

G

------6---------------8--------------9---------------3----3---

D

----6---6-----------9--------------9---------------4--------4-

A

--4---------------6--------------7----------------------------

E

-------------------------------------------------2------------

You won't find it here.

So die another day.

Sax solo: (same as intro solo, but raised an octave + minor variations)

E

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

B

---------0-----------0-----------0-----------0----------0-----------0----

G

-------3---3-------3---3-------3---3-------3---3------3---3-------3---3--

D

-----4-----------4-----------4-----------4----------4-----------4--------

A

--------------------------------------4----------------------------------

E

--4----------2-------------0---------------------4----------2------------

E

-----------0--

B

---------0----

G

-------6------

D

-----6--------

A

--------------

E

--0-----------

(pick through verse 1 chords)

The coldness of his words. The message in his silence. "

"Face the candle to the wind

(sax arranged for guitar)

E

--/19-19-----------------------

B

----------19-19-17--17--16-----

G

---------------------------16--

D

-------------------------------

A

-------------------------------

E

-------------------------------

This distance in my voice. Isn't leaving you a choice. So if you're looking for a time to run away

(chorus)

ah

E

----------------------------

B

----------------------------

G

----------------------------

D

--4~---2-2-1----------------

A

-------------4-2-4-2-1------

E

-----------------------4-2--

|<--- palm mute -->|

(arranged for 2 guitars - E and B strings are clean, chords distorted)

E

--------------0-------------------------------0---------------------

B

-----4-----------------4--------------4--------------4--------------

G

--4----------------------------2------------------------------------

D

--4----------------------------2------------------------------------

A

--2----------------------------0------------------------------------

E

--------------------------------------------------------------4~----

 

They took pictures of our dreams, ran to hide behind the stairs

E

----------0----------------------------0--------------0--

B

--4-------------4-------------------4--------------4----- (play twice,

G

---------------------------------4--------------4-------- with lyrics

D

---------------------------4----------------2------------ 2nd time)

A

---------------------------4----------------2------------

E

---------------------------2----------------0------------

 

And said maybe when it's right for you, they'll fall.

 

G

C

E

--------------------------------------------0-----------------------------

B

-----------3----------------------------1--------1------------------------

G

--------0-----2----0-----------------0------------------------------------

D

-----0----------------------------2---------------------------------------

A

-------------------------------3------------------------------------------

E

--3-----------------------------------------------------------------------

 

But if they don't come down, resist the need to pull them in.

D/F#

E

D

C

E

--------------0----------------------------------------------------------

B

-----------3-----3------------------------------0------------3-----------

G

-------2---------------------------0---------0------------5-----5--------

D

--0-----------------------------4---------4------------5-----------5-----

A

-----------------------------7---------5------------3-----------------3--

E

--------------------------0----------------------------------------------

And throw them

away.

Better to

save the mystery,

Bsus4 Bmaj

E

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

B

--5-----4-----------------------------------------------------------------

G

--4-----4-----------------------------------------------------------------

D

--4-----4----------------2---2---------------2---2--------4---4--4--4--4--

A

--2-----2------------2-5---------5-2-----2-5--------5-2---4---4--4--4--4--

E

-----------------0-------------------0--------------------2---2--2--2--2--

Than surrender to the secret

Solo:

G#m

G#m+5

G#m

F#sus4

E

-------- -----------------------------------------------------------------

B

11(b)12- -(b)12-11-9--11(b)12~~---9--12(b)14-(b)14-12~---11^12^11---------

G

-------- ---------------------------------------------------------11------

D

-------- ------------------------------------------------------------\11~-

A

-------- -----------------------------------------------------------------

E

-------- -----------------------------------------------------------------

 

E

B

A

F#sus4

E

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

B

---------------12~--------------------------------------------------------

G

---------8-9~-------8(b)9--8~--8-9-11---9^8-------------------------------

D

--8-9-11------------------------------------11--11^9^7----7---------------

A

-------------------------------------------------------11---9(b)11--9-9~--

E

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

G#m

G#m+5

G#m

F#sus4

E

--21(b)23----(b)23~---(b)24~~\------------19--21--21(b)23---(b)24---21~--

B

------------------------------------/21----------------------------------

G

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

D

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

A

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

E

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

E

B

E

--19--18---19-21--19--16--------------------------------------------------

B

-------------------------19-16-----19--16---------------------------------

G

-------------------------------18---------18-16----18-16~~------16--------

D

------------------------------------------------18-----------16---16------

A

--------------------------------------------------------------------18----

E

----------------------------------------------------------------------19--

 

A

E

E

------------------16-19-17~~---21-----19-----16-----14----11---9-----------

B

---------------19------------19--19\17--17\14--14\12--12\9--9\7-7t9--------

G

--16--18(b)20-------------------------------------------------------8t9--6~

D

---------------------------------------------------------------------------

A

---------------------------------------------------------------------------

E

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