Number of the Beast

Animated Number of the Beast tab by Iron Maiden on guitar. So easy you'll be playing in minutes.

This song is played fast, and mostly using downstrokes. The trick to getting the riffs sounding correct is to alternate between palm muting and normal strikes. Along with the speed, this means for the majority of the song you'll need to keep that strumming hand tight and close to the low A and D strings.

The best way to get it is to practice it slowly first. Do it riff by riff and get each part correct slowly first, then work on cranking up the speed. This is especially true for the first riffs of the song - the intro and verse parts.

Song Sections are:

Intro - Break - Verse - Chorus - Bridge - Solo Backing - Verse - Chorus - Outro - Coda

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