#1
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--2----4----5----4----5----7-----------------------------------------------|
A|--2-*8-4-*8-5-*8-4-*8-5-*8-7-*8--------------------------------------------|
D|--2----4----5----4----5----7-----------------------------------------------|

what does the *8 mean?
#4
i think its just been written badly, im guessing the *'s mean either harmonics or (if on an acoustic) an accented not. just listen and see how it sounds

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