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Slave Labor 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

SLAVE LABOR (Bassline)
As recorded by Fear Factory
(From the 2004 Album ARCHETYPE)

Transcribed by rx aka. iskim86
	

Words and Music by Fear Factory
Arranged by Fear Factory

Gtr I (B E A D G) - 'Bass (play with a pick)'
Gtr II (B E A D G) - 'Heavy Effect'

 Intro
  Q=190
 4/4
  Gtrs I, II
  Wx4
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  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-4-3-3-|-3-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E Q
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-4-3-3-|-3-4-3-3-3-3-3-3----|


    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
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  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S S S S S S S
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    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-4-3-3-|-3-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S S S S S S S
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 Pre-Verse
  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E Q
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-4-3-3-|-3-4-3-3-3-3-3-3----|


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E
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   Verse
    E S S E E S S E Q    E S S E E S S E Q
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||o--------------------|--------------------|
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||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|


  E S S E E S S E Q    E S S E E S S E S S E   4x
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|-4-3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6-6-6---||


 Pre-Chorus
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
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|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|


   Chorus
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
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||o---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
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||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
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|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
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|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
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|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||


   Pre-Verse
    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S S S S S S S
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||------------------------|------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S S S S S S S
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|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


   Verse
    E S S E E S S E Q    E S S E E S S E Q
||---------------------|--------------------|
||o--------------------|--------------------|
||---------------------|--------------------|
||o--------------------|--------------------|
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|


  E S S E E S S E Q    E S S E E S S E S S E   4x
|--------------------|-------------------------||
|--------------------|------------------------o||
|--------------------|-------------------------||
|--------------------|------------------------o||
|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3----|-4-3-3-3-3-6-6-6-6-6-6---||


 Pre-Chorus
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--|


   Chorus
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
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||o---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
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||o---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
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|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
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  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
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|---------------------------------|---------------------------o||
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|---------------------------------|---------------------------o||
|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||


   Breakdown
    W          W          W          W
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   Bridge
    S S E +E  E E E Q  16x E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
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||o--------------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||----------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
||o--------------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||--4-4-3-(3)-3-4-4-3---||-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


    S S E +E  E E E Q   8x E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
||----------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
||o--------------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||----------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
||o--------------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||--4-4-3-(3)-3-4-4-3---||-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|-3-3-4-4-3-3-4-4-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


   Chorus
    S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
||----------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||----------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||o---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
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|---------------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------|
|---------------------------------|---------------------------|
|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
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|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|


  S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S   S S S S S S S S E S S E E
|---------------------------------|----------------------------||
|---------------------------------|---------------------------o||
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|---------------------------------|---------------------------o||
|-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||


   Outro
    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
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||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||------------------------|------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S S S S S S S
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-----------------------|---------------------------|
|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


    E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E S S E  3x
||------------------------|------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||------------------------|------------------------||
||o-----------------------|-----------------------o||
||--4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3--||


  E S S E E S S E E S S   E E S S E S S E Q
|-----------------------|----------------------*|
|-----------------------|----------------------*|
|-----------------------|----------------------*|
|-----------------------|----------------------*|
|-4-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3------*|



Duration Legend
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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
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 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
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 |  - 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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