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Give It Up Bass Tab

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version 3

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Ok this is from my own ear, so no copying was done here. This a great song with awesome
bass, so if you want to play it here it is. (I´ve seen big mistakes on previous tabs for
this song, so I'm here to fix them.)

Standard Tuning
G
D
A
E

~- let it ring
/-slide up
\-slide down

Intro (10 sec into the song)

G|-------------6-------------------------------6-------------------|
D|-8868-868-868-8------------------8868-868-868-8-------------6~---|
A|----------------9989-986-689-6-4----------------9989-989-989-----|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

Verse 1 (22 sec into the song)

G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------686-4~------------------------------|
A|--1(12x)------1(12x)------1~--------4/6\1------------------------|
E|--------2(12x)------2(12x)---------------------------------------|

On the first verse, the sliding part 4/6\1, make sure you hold 4 for 1.5 sec. Or just
listen closely and you'll know what I mean.

Pre-Chorus (40 sec into the song)

G|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------4~--6~------------------------------|
A|--1(12x)-----1(12x)-----------------6-4--------------------------|
E|--------2(12x)-----2(12x)-444------------------------------------|

Chorus (58 sec into the song)

G|-------------------------------| 
D|--868-6--------------------666-|  
A|-------9999999\6666666/9999----|
E|-------------------------------|

G|-----------------------------------|
D|--868-6--------------------666-8\0-| 
A|-------9999999\6666666/9999--------|
E|-----------------------------------|

=============================================================================
Pre-Verse (1:11 into the song)

G|--------------6--|
D|--8868-868-868-8-|
A|-----------------|
E|-----------------|

G|-------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------|
A|--1(12x)-----1(8x)/4(8x)-------|
E|--------2(12x)----------2(12x)-|

Verse 2 (1:27 into the song)

G|-----------------------------------------|
D|-----------------------------4~--6~------|
A|--1(12x)-----1(12x)-----------------4----|
E|--------2(12x)-----2(12x)-444------------|

Chorus 2 (1:45 into the song)

G|-------------------------------| 
D|--868-6--------------------666-|  2x
A|-------9999999\6666666/9999----|
E|-------------------------------|

G|-------------------------------------------|
D|--868(10)(11)(10)86--------------------666-|10 and 11 was set in
A|-------------------9999999\6666666/9999----|parenthesis to not cause
E|-------------------------------------------|confusion with 1's and 0's

G|----------------------------------|
D|--868-6--------------3(11x)-8~~\0-|
A|-------9999999\6(11x)-------------|
E|----------------------------------|

Pre-Bridge (Do absolutly nothing until 2:42)

Bridge (2:42)

G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|--868-868-868(10)(10)(11)(11)(10)(10)---------------|
A|-------------------------------------989-989-989-6~-|
E|----------------------------------------------------|     

G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|--868-868-868(10)(10)(11)(11)(10)(10)------------6~-|
A|-------------------------------------989-989-989----|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|--868-868-868(10)(10)(11)(11)(10)(10)---------------|
A|-------------------------------------989-989-989-6~-|
E|----------------------------------------------------|     

G|----------------------------------------------------|
D|--868-868-868(10)(10)(11)(11)(10)(10)------------6~-|
A|-------------------------------------989-989-989----|
E|----------------------------------------------------|

G|-------------6-------------------------------6-------------------|
D|-8868-868-868-8------------------8868-868-868-8-------------6~---|
A|----------------9989-986-689-6-4----------------9989-989-989-----|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------|

I love this part, its where the electric guitar screams.

G|-----------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|  2x
A|--1(12x)/4(3x)/9(12x)/11(3x)-|
E|-----------------------------|

Outro (3:30 into the song) Almost done :)

G|-------------------|
D|--8868-868-868~~\0-|
A|-------------------|
E|-------------------|

There! Your done, congrats. I may be off by some, but I think it sounds pitch perfect.
Please vote for my tab, thanks.
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afromonkeyR0X wrote on January 19 2009, 09:50 pm

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