Frozen Brains Tell No Tales
by Buckethead
from Bucketheadland II

as tabbed by pray4chicken

{intro} w/dist.delay.auto wah.sight palm mute
e-------------------------------------
b-------------------------------------
g-------------------------------------
d-------------------------------------
a---9-10-5----------------------------
E-7---------2-7-----------------------

{main riff} heavy palm mute all open E's
e----------------------------------
b----------------------------------
g----------------------------------
d----------------------------------
a----------------------------------
E-0-0-2-0-5-2-0-2---0-0-2-0-3-2-0-2
. . . . . . . . .

"Bucketheads a psycho, he's a total psycho"

part 1 ~ = vibrato
e-----------------------
b-----------------------
g-----------------------
d-----------------------
a-----------------------
E---0-1-2-0-1~-~-~------
. .

part 2
e----------------------
b----------------------
g----------------------
d----------------------
a----------------------
E--7~-~-0-3~-5~-7~-0-3~
. .

"Your body will be removed "
e------------------------------------
b------------------------------------
g------------------------------------
d------------------------------------
a------------------------------------
E-0-3-7~-0-3~-9~-~--0-3~-5~-0-2-3-2-3

. . . .

"He's got a bucket on his head! "

Beginning of solo
* use a wider/faster vibrato *
^ = bend up
tr = trem pick

e-19~~~~~-21^--19~~~~~21^--19~~~~(21^-v21)-19~~-
b-----------------------------------------------
g-----------------------------------------------
d-----------------------------------------------
a-----------------------------------------------
E-----------------------------------------------
*(21) hold bent note, strike again and release*

e------------------------------------
b-22p17-17p15-15-17/19tr \slide down
g------------------------------------
d------------------------------------
a------------------------------------
E------------------------------------

if you have a Boss Metal Zone, use this setting....


as tabbed by Machete

Intro (with Delay and slight auto-wah):
e------------------------------------------------------------------
B------------------------------------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------------
D-------------4--5-------------------------------------------------
A---------2---------5-----------2----------------------------------
E------2---------------------2-------------------------------------
B---0---------------------0---------0------------------------------

Main riff (with Distortion):
e------------------------------------------------------------------
B------------------------------------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------------
A------------------------------------------------------------------
E--------2----/5--2---2------------2----2/3--2----2----------------
B---0-3----3--------3---------0-3----3---------3-------------------

Break riff (under "Buckethead's a psycho...")
e------------------------------------------------------------------
B------------------------------------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------------
A------------------------------------------------------------------
E---------2------1~~-----------------------------------------------
B---0-3-----3------------------------------------------------------

Bridge riff:
e------------------------------------------------------------------
B------------------------------------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------------
D----9----5--/7-7---9---5------------------------------------------
A----9----5--/7-7---9---5------------------------------------------
E----7----3--/5-5---7---3------------------------------------------
B------0 -------------0--------------------------------------------

Interlude riff:
e------------------------------------------------------------------
B------------------------------------------------------------------
G------------------------------------------------------------------
D------------------------------------------------------------------
A------------------------------------------------------------------
E----------7~--------------9~----------5~--------3--2--------------
B--0--/7--------0--/10--------0--/7------0--/5-------3-------------


as tabbed by BucketCrazedGuitarist (Sargeantgeetar@AOL.com)

Tuning:(I think this is Drop B?)

Cb|
Gb|
E |
B |
Fb|
B |

Intro (Clean) w/delay
Cb|----------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------|
E |----------------------------| 4x
B |----------------------------|
Fb|-12-13------12-13-----------|
B |0-----15-0-0-----15-0-12----|

1st Kick w/metal
Cb|---------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------|
E |---------------------------| 4x
B |---------------------------|
Fb|---0-3-0-0---0-1-0---------|
B |0-3-3---3-0-3-3---3-0------|

Repeat Intro
Cb|------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------|
E |------------------------------| 2x
B |------------------------------|
Fb|-12-13------12-13-------------|
B |0-----15-0-0-----15-0-12------|

1st Kick w/Riff 1 at end
Cb|---------------------------|
Gb|---------------------------|
E |---------------------------| 4x
B |---------------------------|
Fb|---0-3-0-0---0-1-0---------|
B |0-3-3---3-0-3-3---3-0------|

Riff 1
Cb|----------------------------------|
Gb|----------------------------------|
E |----------------------------------|
B |----------------------------------|
Fb|---0----------0-------------------|
B |0-3-3/6~~~-0-3-3/6~~~-------------|

2nd Kick w/metal
Cb|--------------------------|
Gb|--------------------------|
E |--------------------------| 4x
B |--------------------------|
Fb|4/5-1~/3~-5-1~~-----------|
B |---0-~~~---0--------------|

Repeat lst Kick 2x

Repeat Intro 2x

1st Kick 4x w/Riff 1 at end

Repeat 2nd Kick 6x

3rd Kick w/ metal

Cb|------------------------------------------|
Gb|------------------------------------------|
E |-------------------------------------------| 4x
B |-------------------------------------------|
Fb|-----5~------7~-----3~-----1-0-------|
B |0h5/8--0h7/10--0h5/7--0h3/5---3|

Repeat 1st Kick 4x

Clean w/delay
Cb|------------------------|
Gb|------------------------|
E |------------------------| 1x
B |------------------------|
Fb|-12-13------------------|
B |0-----15-0-0------------|
|
2nd Kick w/metal 8x (during solo)

Fade Out

Listen to the song for rhythm and palm muting.