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Alice Cooper Tablature: Hell Is Living Without You

Hell Is Living Without You

Words and music by
From the album Trash (1989)
Transcribed by Eric Neveu (ericn@progression.net)

b= bend up   rb= release bend   /= slide up   \= slide down   .= palm mute

   x= mute   ^= strike note while bent   T= use tremelo bar   ~~= vibrato

   P.S.= pick scrape   p= pull-off  h= hammer-on


   Guitar one
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-|--T------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-|--0------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
  |     T  (Begin with depressed bar. Gradual release)                        |
E-|----(12h15)p12-------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Guitar one
E-|-------------------|-------------------------------------------------------|
B-|-------------------|-------------------------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------|-------------------------------------------------------|
D-|---T----T----T-----|---T---------------------------------------------------|
A-|--(0)--(0)--(0)----|--(0)--------------------------------------------------|
E-|-------------------|-------------------------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|--15b-------15b----|-------------------------------------------------------|
B-|------------15b----|-------------------------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------|---T---------------------------------------------------|
D-|-------------------|---14--------------------------------------------------|
A-|-------------------|---12--------------------------------------------------|
E-|-------------------|-------------------------------------------------------|


    "I can't find your face       in a   thousand masqueraders.         You're
    "Try to walk away           when I see the time I've wasted."
   Guitar one
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
D-|--2---------------------------------|-5------------------------------------|
A-|--0----------------------------0--2-|-3------------------------------------|
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
D-|--2---------------------------------|--5--5--------------------------------|
A-|--3-------3------3-----3-------2~~--|--3--3--------3--3--3----/7~~---------|
E-|--5-------5------5-----5--5~~-------|--------------------------------------|


    "hidden   in the colors    of a   million other lost char - a - ders."
    "Starving at a feast       and all   this wine I've never tasted."
   Guitar one                                      P.S.
E-|---------------------------------|---------------x\------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------|---------------x\------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------|---------------12\-----------------------|
D-|--7------------------------------|--10-----------10---------12---12--------|
A-|--5-------------------------5--7-|---8-----x\------------12\10---10--------|
E-|---------------------------------|--------------------------x\-------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                         *                                       |
E-|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------|----------------/10--------------------/12-------|
D-|--7--7--7--------7--7--7---------|--10----10/10-10----10/10-12----12/12-12---12/12-|
A-|--5--5--5--------5--5--5----5--7-|---8/8--8-----8-----8-----10/10-10----10---10----|
E-|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
                                      * the number following the slash denotes what
                                        guitar plays on repeat.



    "In life's big parade       I'm the loneliest spectator.  Cuz you're gone
    "On my lips your memory      has been stained.   Is it all in vain
   Guitar one
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
D-|--2---------------------------------|--5-----------------------------------|
A-|--0---------------------------0--2--|--3-----------------------------------|
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G-|------------------------------------|---------------------5--------9-------|
D-|--2---------------------------------|--5-----------------------------------|
A-|--0------------------------2~~------|--3------------------3--------7-------|
E-|------------------------------------|--------------------------------------|



         "without a trace      in a   sea of faceless   i - mi - ta - tors."
         "          Tell me who's to blame.             Yeah."
   Guitar one
E-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
D-|--7------------------------------|10-(10)-(10)-(10)-(12)-(12)-(12)-(12)-(12)|
A-|--5------------------------(5)-7-|-8-(-8)-(-8)-(-8)-(10)-(10)-(10)-(10)-(10)|
E-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two       |Second time  |                                           |
E-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-|--7------------------------------|---------10------------------------------|
D-|-----------------|7p5----------|-|10---10-------10---12-----x-x-12---------|
A-|--5--------------|-----5---5--7|-|-8-----------------10-----x-x-10---------|
E-|-----------------|-------------|-|-----------------------------------------|


     "        (Ah_________________) (Ah___________) I can't take another night."
   Guitar one
E-|-------------------------------------|------------------(8)-----(7)--------|
B-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------------------------|----------------------(5)----(7)-----|
D-|-14--(14)-(14)-(14)---14\(12)-10-----|-12----------------------------------|
A-|-12--(12)-(12)-(12)---12\(10)--8-----|-10----------------------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
B-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
D-|-14---------------------------10-----|-12-x-x-12---------------------------|
A-|-12----------------------------8-----|-10-x-x-10---------------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|


     "          (Ah_________)    (Ah______________)          Burning inside this
   Guitar one
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------7------8------------7---|
B-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------------------------|----------7------7---------5---------|
D-|--14---(14)(14)(14)-14\(12)-10-------|--12---------------------------------|
A-|--12---(12)(12)(12)-12\(10)--8-------|--10---------------------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
B-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
D-|--14---14---14---14--10--10--10--10--|--12---12---12---12------------------|
A-|--12---12---12---12---8---8---8---8--|--10---10---10---10------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|




    "Hell     is living without your Love       ain't nothing without your
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|--4--------4---2-------------2-----9----------9----------------------------|
D-|--4--.--.--4---2-------------2-----9/9--.--.--9----12----------------------|
A-|--2--2--2--2---0-------------0-----7/7--7--7--7----10----------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


    "Touch         me      Heaven would be like Hell  is living without you."
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|--4-------------4(9-9)---2-------------2--------5--5---9--------9-----9----|
D-|--4--(7--9--9)--4(9-9)---2-------------2--------5--5---9--------9-----9----|
A-|--2------2--2---2(7-7)---0-------------0--------3--3---7--------7-----7----|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


E-|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
B-|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
G-|--4----------------------------|-------------------T-----------------------|
D-|--4---------------(0)----------|-----(0)----------(0)----------------------|
A-|--2*---------------------------|--0------------------------------------0---|
E-|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------------|
      * touch the node slightly in front of the 3rd fret producing the A pitch




    "Nights   get  longer and colder    I'm   down      begging to hold  ya."
E-|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
B-|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G-|--4--------4-----2-----------2----|--9--------9------12------12----12\------|
D-|--4--.--.--4-----2-----------2----|--9--.--.--9------12------12----12\------|
A-|--2--2--2--2-----0-----------0----|--7--7--7--7------10------10----10\------|
E-|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|


    "On       my   own and I feel like    Hell    is   living without you."
E-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
B-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|
G-|---4--------4----2------2-----2-----|-----5----5----9-----------------------|
D-|---4--.--.--4----2------2-----2-----|-----5----5----9-----------------------|
A-|---2--2--2--2----0------0-----0-----|-----3----3----7-----------------------|
E-|------------------------------------|---------------------------------------|


    "(living without you) living without you."
E-|--------------------------------------------|-----^--^--^-------------------------|
B-|--------------------------------------------|-15b-15-15-15rb--13--15b--15b-rb--13-|
G-|---9-------------------9--------------------|-------------------------------------|
D-|---9-------------------9--------------------|-------------------------------------|
A-|---7-------------------7--------------------|-------------------------------------|
E-|--------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------|


E-|------------------------^----|-------------17----20b--rb--|--19--19b-rb-----|
B-|--15-15-15-15--13--15b--15rb-|-13--------17--17-----------|-----------------|
G-|-----------------------------|-----14--19-----------------|-----------------|
D-|-----------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
A-|-----------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|
E-|-----------------------------|----------------------------|-----------------|


E-|-------------------|--19b--------19b------19-19\20-20/22--22~~--------------|
B-|--20-20b---20--20--|-------17---------17------------------------------------|
G-|-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|
D-|-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|
A-|-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|
E-|-------------------|--------------------------------------------------------|


E-|--22p20--20\19--19---------------------|------------------------------------|
B-|--------------------17--17h20--20------|------------------------------------|
G-|-----------------------------------17--|--16b-rb--14---16b-rb---------------|
D-|---------------------------------------|---9b-rb---7----9b-rb--14-----------|
A-|---------------------------------------|------------------------7-----------|
E-|---------------------------------------|------------------------------------|



                                  "Ah____________________          Hell   is
E-|--------------|-----17--17~~---17p15------17--15-------------|---14---------|
B-|--------------|-----------------------17----------17p15------|--------------|
G-|--16b-rb--14--|------------------------------------------17--|--------------|
D-|---9b-rb---7--|----------------------------------------------|--------------|
A-|--------------|----------------------------------------------|--------------|
E-|--------------|----------------------------------------------|--------------|


    "living without your     Love ain't nothing without    your   Touch  me
E-|-------------------------(15~~)--------------------------------------------|
B-|-------^---^---^---------------^---^---^----------------^------------------|
G-|--21b--21--21--21rb--19---21b--21--21--21rb--19--21b----21rb---------------|
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------21----------|
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


    "Heaven would be like Hell is living without   you        Nights get
E-|----------------------------------------22-------------22------------------|
B-|------------------------------------22--------------22---------^--^--^-----|
G-|-------------------------------21b-----------21b-----------21b-21-21-21rb--|
D-|------------------x--------------------------------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


        "longer and colder.                      I'm         down  beggin'
E-|-------------------------------------------|---------19---------19h22p19---|
B-|-------------------------------------------|------19----19-22b-----------22|
G-|--19--21------------------------19h21--19--|--21b--------------------------|
D-|-------------------------19h21-------------|-------------------------------|
A-|-------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E-|-------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|


    "to    hold        ya.   On    my    own and I  feel   like
E-|--19-------19--22--22b--|----22---21--19-21b-rb--19---------19-------------|
B-|------22----------------|----------------------------22b--------22---------|
G-|------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
D-|------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
A-|------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|
E-|------------------------|--------------------------------------------------|


    "Hell       is           living without     you."
                             ^
E-|---------------19-22-22b--22rb----------21b-rb----19-----------------------|
B-|---19----19-22-------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|------21-------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|


   Guitar one
E-|--21------------------------------21b-rb--19-------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  |                                                                           |
  |Guitar two                                                                 |
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G-|--4---------4-------------2---------2--------------------------------------|
D-|--4---.--.--4----.--.--.--2--.--.---2--.--.--------------------------------|
A-|------2--2-------2--2--2-----2--2------2--2--------------------------------|
E-|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|