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Guitar 1 sets the tone with an iconic acoustic riff. Play this riff with aggressive strums (played like an electric). The chords change on 1 and 2 and, with cool muted 16th strums.

These are the chords used in the riff: C#, A, E, B barre chords/power chords. This is also the chorus riff. It has a minor tonality, which builds tension.

Later in the song there are variations on this riff which include:

Chorus adds 2 bar hang on A chord.
Outro break played by electric (guitar 3).
Acoustic comes in w/ drums in outro.

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