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Castles Made Of Sand 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

CASTLES MADE OF SAND (Bassline)
As recorded by Jimi Hendrix
(From the 1998 Album EXPERIENCE HENDRIX)

Transcribed by Brian Gelvin
	

Words and Music by Jimi Hendrix

Gtr I (Eb Ab Db Gb) - 'Bass'

 Intro
  Freely Q=126
 2/4        4/4
  Gtr I
  H          W          W
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|


  Slower Q=96
  W          W          W
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|
|----------|----------|------|


                        Verse
                        4/4
  W          W           E E E. S e E Q
|----------|----------||-------------------|
|----------|----------||-3-3----0-3-3------|
|----------|----------||-------------------|
|----------|----------||-------------------|


  E. S E.  S  e E S S E   Q  E. S e E Q
|-----------------------|------------------|
|-7--7----(5)-7-7---5-7-|-------5----------|
|-----------------------|-7--x----7-7------|
|-----------------------|------------------|


 2/4       4/4
  E E E E   S S S S E. S e S S +E  E   E E E. S E E Q
|---------|--------------------------|-------------------|
|-3-------|-5---5---5----5-5-5-(5)---|-5-5-5----5-5------|
|-----3---|---5---5----5-------------|--------5----------|
|---------|--------------------------|-------------------|


  Q  E. S e E Q    Q  E. S e Q  E
|----------------|-------------------|
|-3-----0-3-3----|-7-----x-7-7-------|
|----------------|-------------------|
|----------------|-------------------|


                  2/4       4/4
  Q  E. S e E Q    E E E E   S S S S E. S e Q  E
|----------------|---------|------------------------|
|-------5--------|-3-------|-5---5---5----5-5-------|
|-7-------7-7----|-----3---|---5---5----5-----------|
|----------------|---------|------------------------|


                     Chorus
  S S S S e E H       +E  E Q  H      W
|------------------||---------------|------|
|-5-5-5-5-5---5----||-(5)-----------|------|
|------------------||---------------|------|
|------------------||---------------|------|


                        Verse
  W          W           Q  E. S e Q  E
|----------|----------||-------------------|
|----------|----------||-3-----0-2-3-------|
|----------|----------||-------------------|
|----------|----------||-------------------|


  Q  E.  S  e Q  E   Q  E. S E E +S  S e
|------------------|------------------------|
|-7-----(5)-7-7----|-------5----------------|
|------------------|-7-------7-7-(7)-7-7----|
|------------------|------------------------|


 2/4       4/4
  E E E E   S S S S E. S E S S +Q     S S S S E. S e S S +Q
|---------|-------------------------|---------------------------|
|-3-------|-5---5---5----5-5-5-(5)--|-5---5---5----5-5-5-(5)----|
|-----3---|---5---5----5------------|---5---5----5--------------|
|---------|-------------------------|---------------------------|


  Q  E. S e Q  +E     E Q  +S  S e Q.
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-3-----0-3-3--(3)/-|-7-7--(7)-x-7-7-----|
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------|--------------------|


                  2/4       4/4
  Q  E. S E Q  E   E E E E   S S S S E. S e S S E.  S
|----------------|---------|------------------------------|
|-------5--------|-3-------|-5-5-5-5-5----5-5-5-5--(5)----|
|-7-------7-7----|-----3---|------------5-----------------|
|----------------|---------|------------------------------|


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


  W          W          W
|----------|----------|------||
|----------|----------|------||
|----------|----------|------||
|----------|----------|------||


 Guitar Solo
  S S S S E. S E E E E   S S S S E.  S  E S S E E
|----------------------|-----------------------------|
|-3h5-5-5-5--3-5-5-5---|-3h5-5-5-5--(3)-5-5-5-5------|
|----------------------|-----------------------------|
|----------------------|-----------------------------|


  S S S S E.  S  E S S E E   S S S S E.  S  E Q  E
|--------------------------|--------------------------||
|-3h5-5-5-5--(3)-5-5-5-5---|-3h5-5-5-5--(5)-5-5--4----||
|--------------------------|--------------------------||
|--------------------------|--------------------------||


 Verse
                           |-3--|
  E E S E S e Q  E   Q  E  S  S S e Q.
|------------------|----------------------|
|-3-3-x---x-3-3----|-7----(7)-x-7-7-7-----|
|------------------|----------------------|
|------------------|----------------------|


                     2/4       4/4
  E E E.  S  e Q.     E E E E   S  S  S  S  E. S E Q  E
|-------------------|---------|----------------------------|
|--------(5)--------|-3-------|-5p(3)-5p(3)-5--5-5-5-------|
|-7-7--------7-7----|-----3---|----------------------------|
|-------------------|---------|----------------------------|


  S S S S E S S e E  Q    Q  E.  S  e Q  e
|-----------------------|---------------------|
|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5\----|-3-----(0)-3-3--x----|
|-----------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------------|---------------------|


  E E E.  S  E Q  E   E E Q  E E +S  S e
|-------------------|-----------------------|
|-7-7----(x)-7-7----|-----------------------|
|-------------------|-7-7----7-7-(7)-7-7----|
|-------------------|-----------------------|


 2/4       4/4                      2/4
  E E E E   S S S S E. S E S S E E   S S S S E E
|---------|------------------------|----------------||
|-3-------|-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5---|-5-5-5-5-5------||
|-----3---|------------------------|----------------||
|---------|------------------------|----------------||


 Outro
  Freely Q=80
 4/4
  W          +Q   Q  H
|----------|--------------|
|-5--------|-(5)----------|
|----------|--------------|
|----------|--------------|


  W          W
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|


  W          W
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|


  W          W
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|
|----------|------|


  W          W          W
|----------|----------|------*|
|----------|----------|------*|
|----------|----------|------*|
|----------|----------|------*|



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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