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[Bars 123-126, next page] The first four bars of the solo have a very def­i­nite con­tour, even though the phras­ing is slightly un­usual. At this fast tempo this can tricky to nail at first, so drop­ping to a more com­fort­able 180-200bpm (!) can help fo­cus your rhythms. It can also be help­ful to ac­cent the pick­ing hand taps, as they will fall in the same place in each bar. [Bars 127-130] Paul’s fright­en­ing ‘ar­peg­gio from hell’ in­cor­po­rates two­hand tap­ping and sweep pick­ing over four strings. You could ap­proach this in a num­ber of ways, since the ba­sic B mi­nor Pen­ta­tonic four-notes-per-

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