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Wanted Dead Or Alive Bass Tab

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#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE (Bassline)
As recorded by Bon Jovi
(From the 1986 Album SLIPPERY WHEN WET)

Transcribed by an unregistered user
	

Words and Music by Jon Bon Jovi & Richie Sambora

Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Untitled'

 Intro
  Slowly Q=74
 4/4
  Gtr I
  W          W          +W           W          +W
|----------|----------|------------|----------|--------|
|----------|----------|------------|----------|--------|
|----------|-5--------|-(5)--------|-5--------|-(5)----|
|----------|----------|------------|----------|--------|


    W          +W           W          +W
||-----------|------------|----------|---------||
||o----------|------------|----------|--------o||
||o-5--------|-(5)--------|-5--------|-(5)----o||
||-----------|------------|----------|---------||


 Verse
  Wx8
|--------||
|--------||
|--------||
|--------||


 Chorus
  Wx6
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|
|--------|


  W          +W           W          +W
|----------|------------|----------|--------||
|----------|------------|----------|--------||
|-5--------|-(5)--------|-5--------|-(5)----||
|----------|------------|----------|--------||


 Verse
  Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q.   E +Q   S S S S
|------------------|-------------------0-|
|------------------|-----------------0---|
|-5----5-(5)---0-2-|-3-----------0h2-----|
|------------------|------3-(3)----------|


  Q.   E +Q   +E. S   E E E E +Q.   S S
|-------------------|-------------------|
|------5-(5)--(5)-0-|-5-3---------------|
|-3-----------------|-------5-(5)---0-2-|
|-------------------|-------------------|


  Q.   E +H       Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q.   E +H       E E E E +H
|---------------|------------------|---------------|----------------||
|---------------|------------------|------5-(5)----|-5-3------------||
|-5----5-(5)----|-3------------5-4-|-3-------------|-------5-(5)----||
|---------------|------3-(3)-------|---------------|----------------||


 Chorus
  Q.   E +H       Q.   E +H       Q.   E +H       E E E E +H
|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|
|---------------|-3-------------|---------------|-----3----------|
|-3-------------|------5-(5)----|-3-------------|-3-5---5-(5)----|
|------3-(3)----|---------------|------3-(3)----|----------------|


  Q.   E +H       E E E E +H       W          +W
|---------------|----------------|----------|--------|
|------5-(5)----|-----3----------|----------|--------|
|-3-------------|-3-5---5-(5)----|-5--------|-(5)----|
|---------------|----------------|----------|--------|


                          Guitar Solo
  W          +W            Q.   E +Q.   S S
|----------|------------||-------------------|
|----------|------------||-------------------|
|-5--------|-(5)--------||-5----5-(5)---0-2--|
|----------|------------||-------------------|


  Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q  S    +S  +E  +H       E E E E +Q.   S S
|------------------|------------------------|-------------------|
|------------------|----5b7==(5)r(5)-(5)----|-5-3---------------|
|-3------------5-4-|-3----------------------|-------5-(5)---5-3-|
|------3-(3)-------|------------------------|-------------------|


  Q.   E +Q.   S S   E. S S S E +H
|------------------|-------------------|
|------------------|-------------------|
|-5----5-(5)---5-5-|-3--2-1-0----------|
|------------------|----------3-(3)----|


  E. S S S E +Q   S S S S   E E E E +H
|-------------------------|----------------||
|------2-3-5-(5)--5-5-5-5-|-5-3------------||
|-3--3--------------------|-------5-(5)----||
|-------------------------|----------------||


 Chorus
  Q.   E +H       Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q.    E +H
|---------------|------------------|----------------|
|---------------|-3----------------|------/5-(5)----|
|-3-------------|------5-(5)---0-2-|-3--------------|
|------3-(3)----|------------------|----------------|


                                           Verse
                        2/4                4/4
  H    S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S    Q.   E +Q.   S S
|----------------------|-----------------||------------------|
|----------------------|-----------------||------------------|
|------5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-||-5----5-(5)---0-2-|
|----------------------|-----------------||------------------|


  Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q.   E +H       E E E E +Q.   S S
|------------------|---------------|-------------------|
|------------------|---------------|-5-3---------------|
|-3------------0-2-|-3-------------|-------5-(5)---0-2-|
|------3-(3)-------|------3-(3)----|-------------------|


  Q.   E +Q.   S S   Q.   E +H       Q.   E +H       E E E E +Q.   S S
|------------------|---------------|---------------|-------------------||
|------------------|---------------|---------------|-5-3---------------||
|-5----5-(5)---0-2-|-3-------------|-3-------------|-------5-(5)---0-2-||
|------------------|------3-(3)----|------3-(3)----|-------------------||


   Chorus
    Q.   E +H       Q.   E +H       Q.   E +H       E E E E +H
||----------------|---------------|---------------|-----------------||
||o---------------|-3-------------|------5-(5)----|-----3----------o||
||o-3-------------|------5-(5)----|-3-------------|-3-5---5-(5)----o||
||-------3-(3)----|---------------|---------------|-----------------||


  Q.   E +H       E E E E +H       Q  S   +S  E +H
|---------------|----------------|---------------------|
|---------------|-----3----------|----5b7-(5)-5-(5)----|
|-3-------------|-3-5---5-(5)----|-3-------------------|
|------3-(3)----|----------------|---------------------|


  E E E E +H       E E E E +H       E E E E +Q   S S S S
|----------------|----------------|----------------------|
|-----3----------|-----3----------|-----3----------------|
|-3-5---5-(5)----|-3-5------------|-3-5---5-(5)--5-0-0-5-|
|----------------|-------3-(3)----|----------------------|


  E E E E +H       E E E E +H       W
|----------------|----------------|------|
|-----3----------|-----3----------|------|
|-3-5------------|-3-5---5-(5)----|-5----|
|-------3-(3)----|----------------|------|


               H.=H           Q=50
  +W           W          +W
|------------|----------|---------*|
|------------|----------|---------*|
|-(5)--------|-5--------|-(5)-----*|
|------------|----------|---------*|



Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
 - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

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RED FAN #1 wrote on August 19 2009, 11:53 pm

its a great tab...but i've never seen a bass with a tremelo bar on it.lol.(lok at the legend and you'll see what i mean)

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gitarzysta123 wrote on August 19 2013, 02:48 pm

Dude... It's just general for tabs not only for bass tab I wouldn't be suprised if he copied it of some other page.
But anyway the tab is good.

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yevveh wrote on December 16 2014, 05:00 am

Great tab, cheers!

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