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Roslindale Bass Tab

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                             ROSLINDALE - Birdbrain
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Tabbed by: OrangeOcelot
E-mail: adrian.kelly@outlook.ie

Tuning: E Standard

This is the bassline note for note from the track Roslindale on Birdbrain's debut album Bliss (1995)
If you spot any mistakes feel free to email me and I'll fix them!

Here is the order the parts are played, there is also a full version below:
Main Riff x2
Verse x8
Pre Chorus x1
Chorus x4
Post Chorus x1
Main Riff x2
Verse x4
Pre Chorus x1
Chorus x4
Main Riff x1
Verse x4
Pre Chorus x1
Chorus x6
Post Chorus x1
Ending x1


[Main Riff]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2----2----2----2--2--2----0--2--3----3--3--3----3--2--0----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------3----3--2--0--2-----------|


[Verse]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2--2--2-----------------------------------5--5--5--5------------------------------------------|
E|-------------0--0--0----0--2--3--3--3----3------------------------------------------------------|


[Pre Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------5-------3-----3---------------5-------3-----3----------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----------------------5-----5-----5-----------------5-----5-------------|
E|----------------------------3----3--3--------------------------3--3-----------------------------|

G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------3----------3------------------------------------------------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------1--1-------1--1-----------------------------------------------------|

The bar of Cs (3rd fret on the A string) can also be played with a fret hand mute (dead note) before each.
Fret mutes are played on the guitar in the record, but it's hard to hear what's played by McCarthy on bass.
If you want to include the fret mutes, this is what the 1st bar would look like.
eg.
A|--3--x-3--x-3--x-3--x-3--x-3--x-3--x-3----------------------------------------------------------|


[Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2--2----4----4--4--4--4----5----5--5--5--5----5--5----5--5----5--4-----------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


[Post Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------3----3--3--3--3-------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--4--4--4--4--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|


[Ending]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|

| x  deadnote (fret hand mute)

===============================================================================

FULL VERSION:

[Main Riff]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2----2----2----2--2--2----0--2--3----3--3--3----3--2--0----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------3----3--2--0--2-----------|  x2

[Verse]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2--2--2-----------------------------------5--5--5--5------------------------------------------|
E|-------------0--0--0----0--2--3--3--3----3------------------------------------------------------|  x8

[Pre-Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------5-------3-----3---------------5-------3-----3----------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----------------------5-----5-----5-----------------5-----5-------------|
E|----------------------------3----3--3--------------------------3--3-----------------------------|

G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------3----------3------------------------------------------------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------1--1-------1--1-----------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2--2----4----4--4--4--4----5----5--5--5--5----5--5----5--5----5--4-----------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|  x4

[Post Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------3----3--3--3--3-------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--4--4--4--4--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|

[Main Riff]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2----2----2----2--2--2----0--2--3----3--3--3----3--2--0----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------3----3--2--0--2-----------| x2

[Verse]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2--2--2-----------------------------------5--5--5--5------------------------------------------|
E|-------------0--0--0----0--2--3--3--3----3------------------------------------------------------|  x4

[Pre-Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------5-------3-----3---------------5-------3-----3----------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----------------------5-----5-----5-----------------5-----5-------------|
E|----------------------------3----3--3--------------------------3--3-----------------------------|

G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------3----------3------------------------------------------------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------1--1-------1--1-----------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2--2----4----4--4--4--4----5----5--5--5--5----5--5----5--5----5--4-----------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|  x4

[Main Riff]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2----2----2----2--2--2----0--2--3----3--3--3----3--2--0----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------------------------------3----3--2--0--2-----------|

[Verse]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2--2--2-----------------------------------5--5--5--5------------------------------------------|
E|-------------0--0--0----0--2--3--3--3----3------------------------------------------------------|  x4

[Pre-Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------------------5-------3-----3---------------5-------3-----3----------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----------------------5-----5-----5-----------------5-----5-------------|
E|----------------------------3----3--3--------------------------3--3-----------------------------|

G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------3----------3------------------------------------------------|
A|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------1--1-------1--1-----------------------------------------------------|

[Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--2----2--2--2--2----4----4--4--4--4----5----5--5--5--5----5--5----5--5----5--4-----------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|  x6

[Post Chorus]
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------3--3--3--3-----------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------3--3--3--3-----------------2------------------------------------------|
E|--4--4--4--4--3--3--3--3------------------------------------------------------------------------|

| x  deadnote (fret hand mute)

===============================================================================
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