Opeth - Blackwater Park Text Guitar Tab

Learn the song with the online tablature player
v1.0:   Shawn Mull
From The Blackwater Park (Opeth.fqelite.com)

Legend:

m  - palm mute                          /  - slide up to
\  - slide down to                      ~  - vibrato
"  - tremelo picking                    h  - hammer on
() - ghost note                         p  - pull off
X  - rest                               t  - tap
<  - volume swell                       *  - artificial harmonic
s  - sustain                            b  - bend
u  - upstroke                           r  - release
d  - downstroke                         br - quick bend/release (1/2 tone)
[] - sustained (previous note)          BR - quick bend/release (full tone)

Intro  [0:00]

        |-----------------|
        |-----------------|
        |-----------------| Gtr
        |-----------------|  I
        |-/8--7h8p7\5-----|
        |--------------7--|

Riff 1
3 times)  [0:06]

                Note: Gtr II uses an EBow.

        |-4---4-4-------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
        |-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
        |-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--| Gtr
        |-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|  I
        |-4---4-4-------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |                                                                         |
        |                                                                         |
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |-9----------------------------------|-7----------------------------------| Gtr
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  II
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
          s                                    s

        |-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|------------------------------------|
        |-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|------------------------------------|
        |-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--| Gtr
        |-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|  I
        |-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
        |------------------------------------|-8---8-8-------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--|
        |                                                                         |
        |                                                                         |
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |-4---5p4h5p4---4--------------------|-[4]--------------------------------| Gtr
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  II
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
                        s

        |-4---4-4-------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
        |-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|
        |-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--| Gtr
        |-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|  I
        |-4---4-4-------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |                                                                         |
        |                                                                         |
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|/10---------------------------------|
        |-9----------------------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  II
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
          s                                     s

                                     |1-2.                                |3.
|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-5---5-5-------------------------| Gtr
|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|-5---5-5-------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--|-5---5-5-------------------------|  I
|-7---7-7-------7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7--|-6---6-6-------6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6--|-6---6-6-------------------------|
|------------------------------------|-8---8-8-------8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--|-8---8-8-------0---2h3p2p0--6---0|
|                                                                         |                                 |
|                                                                         |                                 |
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|-12--12/13\12-\10--10---------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|---------------------------------7--|-8----------------------------------|-8-------------------------------| Gtr
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|  II
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
                     s                 s                                    s

        End Riff 1

End Intro

[1:11]

|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------| Gtr
|------------------------------------|  I
|------------------------------------|
|-2--2p0-2/3\2p0-2/6---0-6/7---------|
|                                    |
|                                    |
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|
|-[8]--------------------------------| Gtr
|------------------------------------|  II
|------------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|

Riff 2
6 times)  [1:14]

        Note:  Gtr II comes in on 3rd time.

        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  I
        |-0----------------------------------|------4----4~------------------3h4--|
        |-0----------------------------------|--1p0-----------0-6-3-0-3---0-------|
        |                                                                         |
        |                                                                         |
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |-------------5----------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
        |---------6h7---7-6-7--4--6--4h6p4---|------------------------------------|  II
        |----------------------------------5-|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|

End Riff 2

Riff 3
5 times)  [1:47]

        Note: first 3 bars are clean when played the 1st time

        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
        |----------------------------6-------|----------------------------6-------|  I
        |-/5---5-4h5p4p0----------5-----5----|-/5---5-4h5p4p0----------5-----5----|
        |-----------------1br--0-----------0-|-----------------1br--0-----------0-|
        |                                                                         |
        |                                                                         |
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  II
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
        |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|

                                                                          |5.
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------| Gtr
|----------------------------6-------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|  I
|-/5---5-4h5p4p0----------5-----5----|-10h12--8----5----7----3----5-------|-0-------------------------------|
|-----------------1br--0-----------0-|-10h12--8----5----7----3----5--3-2--|-0-------------------------------|
|                                                                    m m  |                                 |
|                                                                         |                                 |
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|-10~-----------------------------| Gtr
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|  II
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
|------------------------------------|------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
                                                                            s

End Riff 3

Interlude  [2:48]

Riff 4
4 times)  [2:48]

                Note: Gtr II comes in on 3rd time.

                |-5--------5--------5--------5-------|-3--------3--------3--------3-------|
                |---5--------5--------5--------5-----|---3--------3--------3--------3-----|
                |-----7--------7--------7--------7---|-----5--------5--------5--------5---| Gtr
                |-------7--------7--------6--------5-|-------5--------5--------5--------5-|  I
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
                |                                                                         |
                |                                                                         |
                |-10---------------------------------|-----------------/13----------------|
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------| Gtr
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|  II
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
                |------------------------------------|------------------------------------|