# KISS - Parasite Tab

Key:
/    = slide up
\    = slide down
b    = bend (whole step)
b^   = bend (1/2 step)
b^^  = bend (1 1/2 steps)
pb   = pre-bend
r    = release-bend
t    = tap with righthand finger
h    = hammer-on
p    = pull-off
~    = Vibrato
*    = Natural Harmonic
#(#) = Trill
**   = Artificial Harmonic
x    = Dead notes (no pitch)
P.M. = Palm mute (- -> underneath indicates which notes)
(\)  = Dive w\bar
(/)  = Release w\bar
Tp   = Tap w\plectrum

Rhythm Fig. 1a

Eb
Bb
Gb
Db
Ab
Eb  1 2 3 3  3  3 1 2 3  3  x x 1 2 3 3  3  3 1 2 3

Rhythm Fig. 1b

Eb
Bb
Gb
Db
Ab
Eb  1 2 3 3  3  3 1 2 3  3  x x 1 2 3 3  3  3 1 2 3   3

Rhythm Fig. 2

Eb
Bb
Gb
Db                                  6
Ab  1    1            1    1        6
Eb            3  1            3  1  4

Rhythm Fig. 3

Eb                                  4
Bb                                  4
Gb  3    3    0       3    3  0     5
Db  3    3    0  3    3    3  0  3  6
Ab               3               3  6
Eb                                  4

Rhythm Fig. 4

Eb
Bb
Gb             10    8            8  8/10 8
Db  8/ 10  10  10    8            8  8/10 8  8
Ab  8/ 10  10  8     6            6  6/8  6  8
Eb  6/ 8   8                                 6

End 1

Eb
Bb
Gb                                8   8   8
Db  8/ 10  10    3                8   8   8
Ab  8/ 10  10    3                6   6   6
Eb  6/ 8   8     1

Rhythm Fig. 5

Eb
Bb
Gb
Db        5          5          5    5 3
Ab                                       5  3 1
Eb  3  3       3  3       3  3                  3

Eb
Bb
Gb
Db             3                     3
Ab  3                     3
Eb     1    1     1    1     1    1       2

Riff 1

Eb
Bb                            3
Gb                            3
Db                            3
Ab
Eb

Solo

Eb
Bb                                                   3~
Gb  5b  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5 r5p3            3~
Db                                        5    3h 5
Ab
Eb
Hold bend                       >
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Eb
Bb                                                   15~
Gb  17b 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 r17p15            15~
Db                                        17   15h17
Ab
Eb
Hold bend - - - - - - - - - - - >

Eb
Bb
Gb  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5  5b  r5
Db
Ab
Eb
Pick only once                                                 >
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Eb
Bb
Gb  17b r17 17b r17 17b r17 17b r17 17b r17 17b r17 17b r17 17b r17
Db
Ab
Eb
Pick only once - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - >

Eb
Bb        3~                    6b  r6  6b  r6  6b  r6  6b  r6
Gb        3~
Db  3h 5
Ab
Eb
Pick only once                 >
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Eb
Bb        15~                   18b r18 18b r18 18b r18 18b r18
Gb        15~
Db  15h17
Ab
Eb
Pick only once - - - - - - - - >

Eb
Bb  pb6    r6
Gb             3   5p3    3h5b       r5  3h5p3    5p3   3     3
Db                     5                       5      5     5
Ab
Eb
Gradual

Eb
Bb
Gb  3h5~          /17\    5p3p0
Db                              3 3h5p3 3 3p 0
Ab
Eb
Let ring

Eb  6 6 6 6 6p5p3
Bb                6 6 6 6 6p5p3
Gb                              5 5 5 5 5p3p0   0 5p0   3     3
Db                                            3       5     5
Ab
Eb
< - - - 7x - - >

Eb
Bb (6)     6
Gb  5p0 0  5  5b     5b~     /10h12b^^    10h12b^^~
Db
Ab
Eb
< 10x >                                         Very wide vibrato

PARASITE
Ace Frehley

[Rhy. Fig 1a] (4x)
[Rhy. Fig 1b]

[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
She'll always be there trying to grab a hold
[Rhy. Fig 1b]
[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
She thought she knew me, but she didn't know
[Rhy. Fig 1b]
[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
That I was sad and wanted her to go

[Rhy. Fig 1a] (2x)

[Rhy. Fig 4 w/ End 1] (2x)
Parasite lady, parasite eyes
Parasite lady, no need to cry

[Rhy. Fig 1a]
[Rhy. Fig 1b]

[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
I didn't wanna have to get away
[Rhy. Fig 1b]
[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
I told her things I didn't want to say
[Rhy. Fig 1b]
[Rhy. Fig 2 w/ Rhy. Fig 3]
I need her and I hope she'll understand

[Rhy. Fig 1a] (2x)

[Rhy. Fig 4 w/ End 1]
Parasite lady, parasite eyes
[Rhy. Fig 4]
Parasite lady, no need to cry

[Rhy. Fig 5] (2x)
[Solo over Rhy. Fig 5 (4x)]
[Rhy. Fig 1a]
[Rhy. Fig 1a w/ Riff 1][Rhy. Fig 1a] (3x)

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