Judas Priest - Breaking The Law Chords & Tabs

 

Breaking The Law Chords & Tabs

Judas Priest Chords & Tabs

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Breaking The Law Tab

   
 BREAKING THE LAW
                           As recorded by Judas Priest
                       (From the 1980 Album BRITISH STEAL)

Words by William Ewing Music by Glenn Tipton, Rob Halford and K.K. Downing
Arranged by William Ewing
Transcribed by William Ewing

Gtr I (E A D G B E)
Gtr II (E A D G B E)

   Intro
    Q=161
    A5 B5 C5 A5B5      C5 A5B5 C5   F5 G5 A5 F5G5      A5 G5C5 B5
   4/4
    Gtr I
                       ~       ~                               ~
    Q  Q  Q  E E   +E  Q  E Q  Q    Q  Q  Q  E E   +E  Q  E Q  Q
||---------------|----------------|--------------|----------------||
||o--------------|----------------|--------------|---------------o||
||---------------|----------------|--------------|----------------||
||--2--4--5--2-4-|-(4)-5--2-4--5--|-------2------|-----2----5--4--||
||o-0--2--3--0-2-|-(2)-3--0-2--3--|-3--5--0--3-5-|-(5)-0--5-3--2-o||
||---------------|----------------|-1--3-----1-3-|-(3)----3-------||


   Verse
    A5                        C5     G5   A5
    W          +H.      E E   Q  E E Q.   E   +W
||-----------|--------------|---------------|--------|
||o----------|--------------|---------------|--------|
||--2--------|-(2)------x-x-|-5--x-x------2-|-(2)----|
||--2--------|-(2)------x-x-|-5--x-x-5----2-|-(2)----|
||o-0--------|-(0)------x-x-|-3--x-x-5----0-|-(0)----|
||-----------|--------------|--------3------|--------|


  A5                        C5     G5   A5
  W          +H.      E E   Q  E E Q  E E   +W
|----------|--------------|---------------|--------|
|----------|--------------|---------------|--------|
|-2--------|-(2)------x-x-|-5--x-x------2-|-(2)----|
|-2--------|-(2)------x-x-|-5--x-x-5--x-2-|-(2)----|
|-0--------|-(0)------x-x-|-3--x-x-5--x-0-|-(0)----|
|----------|--------------|--------3--x---|--------|


  F5                           C5
   W           +H.       Q     W          Q.   Q.   Q
|-----------|----------------|----------|---------------|
|-----------|----------------|----------|---------------|
|-10--------|-(10)------10\--|-5--------|-5----5----5/--|
|-10--------|-(10)------10\--|-5--------|-5----5----5/--|
|--8--------|--(8)-------8\--|-3--------|-3----3----3/--|
|-----------|----------------|----------|---------------|


  F5                       E5
                                <
    W           W          H    E E E E   E H.      E
|------------|-----------|--------------|-------------|
|------------|-----------|--------------|-------------|
|-/10--------|-10--------|-9----9-9-9-9-|-9-----------|
|-/10--------|-10--------|-9----9-9-9-9-|-9-----------|
|--/8--------|--8--------|-7----7-7-7-7-|-7-----------|
|------------|-----------|--------------|-------------|


 Chorus
  A5
  Gtr II
  W                 H       Q.      E    +Q    H.
|-----------------|----------------17-|-(17)\---------------|
|-----------------|----------------17-|-(17)\---------------|
|-----------------|----------------14-|-(14)\---------------|
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|
|
| Gtr I
| PM-----------------------------|             PM------------
| E E E E E E E E   E E E E E  E E  E    +Q    E  E E E E E
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------|----------------10-|-(10)\---------------|
|-----------------|-----------------9-|--(9)\---------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2--2-2--7-|--(7)\--2--2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0--0-0----|--------0--0-0-0-0-0-|
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|


  H       E  E E  E    +Q    H.
|-----------17---17-|-(17)\---------------|
|-----------17---17-|-(17)\---------------|
|-----------14---14-|-(14)\---------------|
|-------------------|---------------------|
|-------------------|---------------------|
|-------------------|---------------------|
|
|---------|                  PM---------|
| E E E E E  E E  E    +Q    E  E E E E E
|-------------------|---------------------|
|-----------10---10-|-(10)\---------------|
|------------9----9-|--(9)\---------------|
|-2-2-2-2-2--7----7-|--(7)\--2--2-2-2-2-2-|
|-0-0-0-0-0---------|--------0--0-0-0-0-0-|
|-------------------|---------------------|

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                                                               1/4
  H       Q.      E    +Q    H.             H       E  E E  E    +Q
|----------------17-|-(17)\---------------|-----------17---17-|-(17)\---||
|----------------17-|-(17)\---------------|-----------17---17-|-(17)\--o||
|----------------14-|-(14)\---------------|-----------14---14-|-(14)\---||
|-------------------|---------------------|-------------------|---------||
|-------------------|---------------------|-------------------|--------o||
|-------------------|---------------------|-------------------|---------||
|
| PM-----------|             PM---------------------|
| E E E E E  E E  E    +Q    E  E E E E E   E E E E E  E E  E    +Q
|-------------------|---------------------|-------------------|---------||
|----------------10-|-(10)\---------------|-----------10---10-|-(10)\--o||
|-----------------9-|--(9)\---------------|------------9----9-|--(9)\---||
|-2-2-2-2-2--2-2--7-|--(7)\--2--2-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-2--7----7-|--(7)\---||
|-0-0-0-0-0--0-0----|--------0--0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-0---------|--------o||
|-------------------|---------------------|-------------------|---------||


 Interlude
  B5                    A5        B5                  A5
 4/4
  Gtr I
                              PM                            PM
  H.      +E  E   +Q.   Q  Q  E   H.      E E   +Q.   Q  Q  E
|---------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|
|---------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|
|-4-------(4)-4-|-(4)---2--2----|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2----|
|-4-------(4)-4-|-(4)---2--2----|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2----|
|-2-------(2)-2-|-(2)---0--0--0-|-2-------2-2-|-(2)---0--0--0-|
|---------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|


  B5                  A5        B5                  A5
  H.      E E   +Q.   Q  Q  E   H.      E E   +Q.   Q  Q  E
|-------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|
|-------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|
|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2--2-|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2--2-|
|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2--2-|-4-------4-4-|-(4)---2--2--2-|
|-2-------2-2-|-(2)---0--0--0-|-2-------2-2-|-(2)---0--0--0-|
|-------------|---------------|-------------|---------------|


   Bridge
    D5             F5    C5         D5        F5         G5
    H.      E  E    Q.   H    +E    H.      E  E    Q.    H     +E
||---------------|----------------|--------------|--------------------||
||o--------------|----------------|--------------|-------------------o||
||--7-------7s10-|-10----5----(5)-|-7-------7s10-|-10----12----(12)---||
||--7-------7s10-|-10----5----(5)-|-7-------7s10-|-10----12----(12)---||
||o-5-------5s=8-|--8----3----(3)-|-5-------5s=8-|--8----10----(10)--o||
||---------------|----------------|--------------|--------------------||


   Chorus
    A5 B5 C5 A5B5      C5 A5B5 C5   F5 G5 A5 F5G5      A5 G5C5 B5
                       ~       ~                               ~
    Q  Q  Q  E E   +E  Q  E Q  Q    Q  Q  Q  E E   +E  Q  E Q  Q    4x
||---------------|----------------|--------------|------------------||
||o--------------|----------------|--------------|-----------------o||
||---------------|----------------|--------------|------------------||
||--2--4--5--2-4-|-(4)-5--2-4--5--|-------2------|-----2----5--4----||
||o-0--2--3--0-2-|-(2)-3--0-2--3--|-3--5--0--3-5-|-(5)-0--5-3--2---o||
||---------------|----------------|-1--3-----1-3-|-(3)----3---------||


   Outro
                                                      1.
    N.C.
                                    9/8               7/8
    Q  Q  Q  E E   +E  Q  E Q  E E   +Q   Q  Q  E Q    Q  E E E E E
||---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------||
||o--------------|-----------------|-----------------|--------------o||
||---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------||
||---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------||
||o-0--2--3--0-2-|-(2)-3--0-2--3---|---------0-------|-0----3-----0-o||
||---------------|---------------1-|-(1)--3-----1-3--|----3---3------||


  2.
 7/8            4/4
  Q  E E E E E   +E  E H.
|--------------|-------------*|
|--------------|-------------*|
|------------2-|-(2)---------*|
|------------2-|-(2)---------*|
|-0----3-2---0-|-(0)---------*|
|----3---------|-------------*|


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
   - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


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