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DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH

As recorded by Alice Cooper

(From the 1975 Album WELCOME TO MY NIGHTMARE)

Tablature (Tab) for Guitar
Transcribed by Heart_of_Spade
Words and Music by Alice Cooper, Dick Wagner & Bob Ezrin


F5

1 3 3 x x x
Bb5

x 1 3 3 x x
C5

x 3 5 5 x x
E5

0 2 2 x x x
Am

5 7 7 5 5 5
Dm

x x 0 2 3 1
C

x 3 2 0 1 0
G

3 5 5 4 3 3
A

5 7 7 6 5 5



Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Distortion Gtr.'

Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Distortion Gtr.'

Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'Acoustic steel Gtr. (fill)'

Gtr IV (E A D G B E) - 'Bass. arr. for Gtr.'


 Intro
  Moderate Rock Q=120
  N.C.      F5                          Bb5       C5  F5
 4/4
  Gtr I
  H    Q  E  S  S      W                E E E E E E E  S  S
|-----------------||------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------||o-----------------|---------------------|
|-----------------||------------------|-3-3---3---5---------|
|------------3--3-||---3--------------|-3-3---3---5----3--3-|
|------------3--3-||o--3--------------|-1-1---1---3----3--3-|
|------------1--1-||---1--------------|----------------1--1-|
|
| Gtr II
| H    Q  E  S  S      H.       +Q      E E E E E E E  S  S
|-----------------||------------------|---------------------|
|-----------10-10-||o-10-------(10)\--|---------------10-10-|
|-----------10-10-||--10-------(10)\--|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|
|-----------10-10-||--10-------(10)\--|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|
|------------8--8-||o--8--------(8)\--|-1-1---1---3----8--8-|
|-----------------||------------------|---------------------|


              1.                      2.
  F5          Bb5       C5  F5        Bb5       C5  F5
   W          E E E E E E E  S  S     E E E E E E E S S
|-----------|----------------------||--------------------||
|-----------|---------------------o||--------------------||
|-----------|-3-3---3---5----------||-3-3---3---5--------||
|--3--------|-3-3---3---5----3--3--||-3-3---3---5---3-3--||
|--3--------|-1-1---1---3----3--3-o||-1-1---1---3---3-3--||
|--1--------|----------------1--1--||---------------1-1--||
|
|  W          E E E E E E E  S  S     E E E E E E E S S
|-----------|----------------------||--------------------||
|-10--------|---------------10-10-o||---------------1-1--||
|-10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10--||-3-3---3---5---2-2--||
|-10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10--||-3-3---3---5---3-3--||
|--8--------|-1-1---1---3----8--8-o||-1-1---1---3---3-3--||
|-----------|----------------------||---------------1-1--||


 Verse
  F5         Bb5       C5  F5         N.C.
  W          E E E E E E E S S   Q.   S S a E E S S E
|----------|-------------------|----------------------|
|----------|-------------------|----------------------|
|----------|-3-3---3---5-------|----------------------|
|-3--------|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3--------------------|
|-3--------|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3------------3-5p3---|
|-1--------|---------------1-1-|-1----1-1-3S5-------5-|
|
| W          E E E E E E E S S   Q.   E   a E E S S E
|----------|-------------------|----------------------|
|-1--------|---------------1-1-|-1--------------------|
|-2--------|-3-3---3---5---2-2-|-2--------------------|
|-3--------|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3--------------------|
|-3--------|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3------------3-5p3---|
|-1--------|---------------1-1-|-1----1---3S5-------5-|


  Bb5       C5  F5               Bb5       C5  F5
  E E E E E E E E     W          E E E E E E E S S
|-------------------|----------|--------------------|
|-------------------|----------|--------------------|
|-3-3---3---5-------|----------|-3-3---3---5--------|
|-3-3---3---5---3---|-3--------|-3-3---3---5---3-3--|
|-1-1---1---3---3---|-3--------|-1-1---1---3---3-3--|
|---------------1---|-1--------|---------------1-1--|
|
| E E E E E E E S S   W          E E E E E E E S S
|-------------------|----------|--------------------|
|---------------1-1-|-1--------|---------------1-1--|
|-3-3---3---5---2-2-|-2--------|-3-3---3---5---2-2--|
|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3--------|-3-3---3---5---3-3--|
|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3--------|-1-1---1---3---3-3--|
|---------------1-1-|-1--------|---------------1-1--|


  F5   N.C.              Bb5        E5
  Q.   S S a E E S S E   E E E E q  Q
|----------------------|---------------||
|----------------------|---------------||
|----------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-3--------------------|-3-3---3-3--2--||
|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1-1--2--||
|-1----1-1-3S5-------5-|------------0--||
|
| Q.   S S a E E S S E   E E E E q  Q
|----------------------|---------------||
|-1--------------------|---------------||
|-2--------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-3--------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1-1-----||
|-1----1-1-3S5-------5-|------------0--||


 Pre-Chorus
  $
  Am                             Dm      C
   q  q  q  q     q   q  q  q     q   q  q  q
|--5-----5--5--|--5------5-----|------1--0--0--|
|--5--5--5--5--|--5---5--5--5--|--3---3--1--1--|
|--5--5-----5--|------5-----5--|--2---2--0--0--|
|-----7--------|------7-----7--|-(0)--------2--|
|-----7--------|------7-----7--|------------3--|
|--------------|---------------|---------------|
|
|  W             +W               H      H
|-^5-----------|-(5)-----------|---------------|
|-^5-----------|-(5)-----------|--6------5-----|
|-^5-----------|-(5)-----------|--7------5-----|
|-^7-----------|-(7)-----------|--7------5-----|
|-^7-----------|-(7)-----------|--5------3-----|
|-^5-----------|-(5)-----------|---------------|


  Bb    F/A       G                 C
  q  q  q   q     E E E E E E Q     a     +E  E E +E  E  E Q
|----1--1---1---|-3---3---3---3---|---------------------------||
|-3--3--1---1---|-3---3---3---3---|-6b8===(6)-6-6r(6)-5-------||
|-3--3--2---2---|-4---4---4---4---|---------------------------||
|-3--3-----(3)--|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5---|---------------------------||
|-1-------------|-----------------|---------------------------||
|---------------|-----------------|---------------------------||
|
| H     H         E E E E E E E E   a     +E  E E +E  E  E Q
|---------------|-----------------|---------------------------||
|-3-------------|-----------------|-9b11==(9)-9-9r(9)-8\------||
|-3-----2-------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|---------------------------||
|-3-----3-------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|---------------------------||
|-1-----3-------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|---------------------------||
|-------1-------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------------------||


 Chorus
  Bb                        A                   Dm
   E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E   E  E E E  E E E E    E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
|-10-------10-------10----|-9------9------9---|-10-------10-------10----|
|----11-------11-------11-|---10-----10-------|----10-------10-------10-|
|-------10-------10-------|------9------9---9-|-------10-------10-------|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|
|
|  e  e  e  e  e  e  e  e   e  e e e  e e e e    e  e  e  e  e  e  e  e
|--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6-|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-5-|--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5-|
|--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6-|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-5-|--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6-|
|--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|-6--6-6-6--6-6-6-6-|--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|
|-------------------------|-------------------|-------------------------|


                                              To Coda
              Dm/C          Bb                A
   E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E   E E E E E E E E   Q   H.
|-------------------------|-6-----6-----6---|-5--^5-----------||
|----10----------10-------|---6-----6-----6-|-5--^5-----------||
|-------10----------10----|-----7-----7-----|-6--^6-----------||
|-12-------12-10-------10-|-----------------|-----------------||
|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|
|  e  e  e  e  e  e  e  e   e e e e e e e e   Q   H     +Q
|--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5-|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-5---5-----(5)/--||
|--6--6--6--6--6--6--6--6-|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-5---5-----(5)/--||
|--7--7--7--7--7--7--7--7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-6---6-----(6)/--||
|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-------------------------|-----------------|-----------------||


  N.(Dm)                                   (Bb)
            ~                                              ~
  Q  E E Q  Q    +Q    E    E Q.     S S    Q      E  E Q  Q
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|-----------3--|-(3)---------------------|---------------------|
|-5--5-3-5-----|-------5p===3-5------5p3S|==1------1p=0-1--5---|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|
| Gtr II
|                 |---3---|   |-3--|
| W               Q  Q    Q   Q  Q Q       +S  E.  Q    H
|--------------|-----5-------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|---------/8---6--5-------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------7-----|-(7)-----------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|-----8---------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|
| Gtr III
|                 |---3---|   |-3--|
| W               Q  Q    Q   Q  Q Q        S  E. +H.
|--------------|-----5-------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|---------/8---6--5-------|-----6--(6)----------|
|--------------|-------------------7-----|--4------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|
|--------------|-------------------------|---------------------|


                    Verse
           Bb5C5     F5              Bb5       C5  F5
                             |-3-|
  +Q   E E Q  Q      H.      E E E   E E E E E E E S S
|-----------------||---------------|--------------------|
|-----------------||---------------|--------------------|
|----------3--5\--||---------------|-3-3---3---5--------|
|----------3--5\--||-3-------x-x-x-|-3-3---3---5---3-3--|
|-(5)--1-0-1--3\--||-3-------x-x-x-|-1-1---1---3---3-3--|
|-----------------||-1-------x-x-x-|---------------1-1--|
|
|                            |-3-|
|  H       Q  Q      H.      E E E   E E E E E E E S S
|-----------------||---------------|--------------------|
|----------3--5\--||-1-------x-x-x-|---------------1-1--|
|----------3--5\--||-2-------x-x-x-|-3-3---3---5---2-2--|
|----------3--5\--||-3-------x-x-x-|-3-3---3---5---3-3--|
|----------1--3\--||-3-------x-x-x-|-1-1---1---3---3-3--|
|-----------------||-1-------x-x-x-|---------------1-1--|


  F5   N.C.              Bb5       C5  F5
                                                  |-3-| |-3-|
  Q.   S S a E E S S E   E E E E E E E S S   H    E E E E E E
|----------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
|----------------------|-------------------|------x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|----------------------|-3-3---3---5-------|------x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-3--------------------|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-1----1-1-3S5-------5-|---------------1-1-|-1----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|
|                                                 |-3-| |-3-|
| Q.   E   a E E S S E   E E E E E E E S S   H    E E E E E E
|----------------------|-------------------|-------------------|
|-1--------------------|---------------1-1-|-1----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-2--------------------|-3-3---3---5---2-2-|-2----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-3--------------------|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3----x-x-x-x-x-x--|
|-1----1---3S5-------5-|---------------1-1-|-1----x-x-x-x-x-x--|


                                              D.S. al Coda
  Bb5       C5  F5         N.C.              Bb5        E5
  E E E E E E E E     Q.   S S a E E S S E   E E E E q  Q
|-------------------|----------------------|---------------||
|-------------------|----------------------|---------------||
|-3-3---3---5-------|----------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-3-3---3---5---3---|-3--------------------|-3-3---3-3--2--||
|-1-1---1---3---3---|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1-1--2--||
|---------------1---|-1----1-1-3S5-------5-|------------0--||
|
| E E E E E E E S S   Q.   E   a E E S S E   E E E E q  Q
|-------------------|----------------------|---------------||
|---------------1-1-|-1--------------------|---------------||
|-3-3---3---5---2-2-|-2--------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-3-3---3---5---3-3-|-3--------------------|-3-3---3-3-----||
|-1-1---1---3---3-3-|-3------------3-5p3---|-1-1---1-1-----||
|---------------1-1-|-1----1---3S5-------5-|------------0--||


 Bridge
  &
  N.C.                            (Bb)
  Gtrs I, II
              ~                               ~
  a Q  E E Q  Q    W              a Q  E E Q  Q
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|-------------3--|--------------|-------------3---|
|-3h5--5-3-5-----|--------------|-3h5--5-3-5------|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|
| Gtr IV
|   Q  E E Q  Q    Q  E E Q  Q      Q  E E Q  Q
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|
|-------------3--|--------------|-----------------|
|---5--5-3-5-----|-5--5-3-5--3--|---1--1-0-1--5---|
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|


                 (Dm)
                             ~
  W              a Q  E E Q  Q    W
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|-------------3--|--------------|
|--------------|-3h5--5-3-5-----|--------------|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|
| Q  E E Q  Q      Q  E E Q  Q    Q  E E Q  Q
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|
|--------------|-------------3--|--------------|
|-1--1-0-1--3--|---5--5-3-5-----|-5--5-3-5--3--|
|--------------|----------------|--------------|


  (Bb)                              (Dm)
              ~                                 ~
  a Q  E E Q  Q    W                a Q  E E Q  Q
|----------------|--------------||------------------|
|----------------|--------------||o-----------------|
|----------------|--------------||------------------|
|-------------3--|--------------||--------------3---|
|-3h5--5-3-5-----|--------------||o-3h5--5-3-5------|
|----------------|--------------||------------------|
|
|   Q  E E Q  Q    Q  E E Q  Q        Q  E E Q  Q
|----------------|--------------||------------------|
|----------------|--------------||o-----------------|
|----------------|--------------||------------------|
|----------------|--------------||--------------3---|
|---1--1-0-1--5--|-1--1-0-1--3--||o---5--5-3-5------|
|----------------|--------------||------------------|


                                  1.
                 (Bb)
                             ~
  W              a Q  E E Q  Q    W
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|--------------|----------------|--------------o||
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|--------------|-------------3--|---------------||
|--------------|-3h5--5-3-5-----|--------------o||
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|
| Q  E E Q  Q      Q  E E Q  Q    Q  E E Q  Q
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|--------------|----------------|--------------o||
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|--------------|----------------|---------------||
|-5--5-3-5--3--|---1--1-0-1--5--|-1--1-0-1--3--o||
|--------------|----------------|---------------||


                    Out-Chorus
  2.
         Bb C        F5          Bb5       C5  F5
  H      Q   Q        W          E E E E E E E  S  S
|----------------||------------|---------------------|
|--------3---5\--||o-----------|---------------------|
|--------3---5\--||------------|-3-3---3---5---------|
|--------3---5\--||---3--------|-3-3---3---5----3--3-|
|--------1---3\--||o--3--------|-1-1---1---3----3--3-|
|----------------||---1--------|----------------1--1-|
|
| Gtr II
| H      Q   Q        W          E E E E E E E  S  S
|--------6---8\--||------------|---------------------|
|--------6---8\--||o-10--------|---------------10-10-|
|--------7---9\--||--10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|
|--------8--10\--||--10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|
|----------------||o--8--------|-1-1---1---3----8--8-|
|----------------||------------|---------------------|
|
| Gtr IV
| Q  E E Q   Q        W          W
|----------------||------------|---------------------|
|----------------||o-----------|---------------------|
|----------------||------------|---------------------|
|----------------||------------|---------------------|
|-1--1-0-1---3---||o-----------|---------------------|
|----------------||------------|---------------------|


  F5          Bb5       C5  F5
   W          E E E E E E E  S  S    H    S S S S S S S S
|-----------|---------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------|---------------------|-----------------------|
|-----------|-3-3---3---5---------|-----------------------|
|--3--------|-3-3---3---5----3--3-|--3----x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|--3--------|-1-1---1---3----3--3-|--3----x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|--1--------|----------------1--1-|--1----x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|
|  W          E E E E E E E  S  S    H    S S S S S S S S
|-----------|---------------------|-----------------------|
|-10--------|---------------10-10-|-10--------------------|
|-10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|-10--------------------|
|-10--------|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|-10----x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|--8--------|-1-1---1---3----8--8-|--8----x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|
|-----------|---------------------|-------x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-|


  Bb5       C5  F5                          Bb5       C5  F5
                              |-3-| |-3-|
  E E E E E E E  S  S    H    E E E E E E   E E E E E E E  S  S  4x
|---------------------|-------------------|----------------------||
|---------------------|-------------------|---------------------o||
|-3-3---3---5---------|-------------------|-3-3---3---5----------||
|-3-3---3---5----3--3-|--3----x-x-x-x-x-x-|-3-3---3---5----3--3--||
|-1-1---1---3----3--3-|--3----x-x-x-x-x-x-|-1-1---1---3----3--3-o||
|----------------1--1-|--1----x-x-x-x-x-x-|----------------1--1--||
|
|                             |-3-| |-3-|
| E E E E E E E  S  S    H    E E E E E E   E E E E E E E  S  S  4x
|---------------------|-------------------|----------------------||
|---------------10-10-|-10----------------|---------------10-10-o||
|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|-10----------------|-3-3---3---5---10-10--||
|-3-3---3---5---10-10-|-10----x-x-x-x-x-x-|-3-3---3---5---10-10--||
|-1-1---1---3----8--8-|--8----x-x-x-x-x-x-|-1-1---1---3----8--8-o||
|---------------------|-------x-x-x-x-x-x-|----------------------||



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
<n> - 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 - <E/E./Q/Q./H/H.> = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


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