Metallica: Sad But True

by Zsolt Galambos

Lesson step:

  • main
  • 1
  • Members only2
  • Members only3
  • Members only4
  • Members only5
  • Members only6
  • Members only7
  • Members only8
  • Members only9
  • Members only10
  • Members only11
  • Members only12
  • Members only13
  • Members only14
  • Members only15
  • Members only16
  • Members only17
  • Members only18
  • Members only19
  • Members only20
  • Members only21
  • Members only22
  • Members only23
  • Members only24
  • Difficulty: 5
Scrubbing / forward / rewind: arrow right, arrow left keys
Jump to start: Home or `s` , you can also click/tap the lesson part again (the numbers above player)
Go to next part: PageUP or End. ( iOS: swipe right or left over video )
Volume: ArrowUp / ArrowDown keys
Go to any part: Number keys (combinations also possible)
Pause or play: `k` or space key
Fullscreen: `f`, esc to close
  • Lesson
  • My notes
  • Statistics

  • Metallica - Sad But True

    Hi all!

    Welcome to my newest cover. This time I will make an attempt to cover one of Metallica's greatest hits, entitled "Sad But True". This song is from their fifth studio album commonly known as the "Black Album". It is the second track. This is Metallica's first
    attempt at tuning down, and this song is tuned down to D.

    This song is fairly easy to play, even the solos are completely doable by almost all level of guitarists.

    This song is heavy, not because of the D tuning, but because of the rhythm parts as well.
    The structure of the song is as follows:

    Intro: Bar 1-6
    Main Riff: Bar 7-15
    Verse 1: Bar 16-23
    Chorus: Bar 24-31
    Main Riff: Bar 7-15
    Verse 2: Bar 16-23
    Chorus: Bar 24-31
    Main Riff: Bar 32-35
    Bridge: Bar 39-48
    Solo 1: Bar 49-59
    Chorus: Bar 59-66
    Solo 2: Bar 67-71
    Verse 3: Bar 75-83
    Chorus: Bar 24-31
    Outro: Bar 82-85

    The tuning is as follows: D, G, C, F, A, D

    Have fun practicing!

  • Login to use my notes. No GMC account? Register here.
  • REC Takes

      This lesson does not have any REC takes yet.
      Here is how to submit one.

    Lesson views

    • Total views: 0
    • Member views: 0
    • Guest views: 0