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Been A Son 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. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

BEEN A SON
As recorded by Nirvana

Transcribed by Doetje2
        



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

 Intro
  Fast Rock Q=152
  D5
 4/4
  Gtr I
  Q  E. S E E E E   +E  E E. S E E E E
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-3--3--3-------3-|-(3)-3-3------------|
|-2--2--2-------2-|-(2)-2-2--2---------|
|-0--0--0-----0-0-|-(0)-0-0--0---------|
|---------3-2-0---|------------3-2-0-0-|
|-----------------|--------------------|


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


   Verse
    $
    D5
    Q  E. S E E E E   +E  E E. S E E E E
||------------------|--------------------|
||o-3--3--3-------3-|-(3)-3-3------------|
||--2--2--2-------2-|-(2)-2-2--2---------|
||--0--0--0-----0-0-|-(0)-0-0--0---------|
||o---------3-2-0---|------------3-2-0-0-|
||------------------|--------------------|


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


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


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


 Chorus
  G5     F5    E5                        G5     F5    E5
  Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E E E E E E   Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E E E E E E
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------|
|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------3-2-0-0-|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------3-2-0-0-|
|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0---------|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0---------|


                                To Coda
  G5     F5    E5
  Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|----------------|-----------------------|
|----------------|-----------------------|
|----------------|-----------------------|
|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-------------------|
|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------3-2-0-0-|
|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0---------|


  G5       F5    E5
  Q  E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E S S
|------------------|--------------------------||
|------------------|---------------------3-3-o||
|------------------|---------------------2-2--||
|-5--5-----3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------0-0--||
|-5--5-0-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------------------o||
|-3--3-0-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0------||


 Interlude
  D5
  Q  E E E E E E   +Q   Q  E E Q    Q  Q  E E E E   +Q   Q  E E Q
|----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|
|-3--3-----0---3-|-(3)--3---------|-3--3--------3-|-(3)--3---------|
|-2--2-0---0---2-|-(2)--2---------|-2--2--------2-|-(2)--2---------|
|-0--0-0-------0-|-(0)--0---------|-0--0--------0-|-(0)--0---------|
|--------3-2-0---|---------3-2-0--|-------3-2-0---|---------3-2-0--|
|----------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|


  Q  Q  E E E E   +H     E E Q    Q  Q  E E E E   +H     E E E E
|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------||
|-3--3--------3-|-(3)-----------|-3--3--------3-|-(3)------------||
|-2--2--------2-|-(2)-----------|-2--2--------2-|-(2)------------||
|-0--0--------0-|-(0)-----------|-0--0--------0-|-(0)------------||
|-------3-2-0---|--------3-2-0--|-------3-2-0---|--------3-2-0-0-||
|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------||


 Chorus
  G5     F5    E5                        G5     F5    E5
  Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E E E E E E   Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E E E E E E
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|----------------|---------------------|----------------|---------------------|
|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------|
|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------3-2-0-0-|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------3-2-0-0-|
|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0---------|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0---------|


  G5     F5    E5
  Q  E E E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E E
|----------------|-----------------------|
|----------------|-----------------------|
|----------------|-----------------------|
|-5--5---3-3-3-2-|-(2)-------------------|
|-5--5-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------3-2-0-0-|
|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0---------|


                               D.S. al Coda
  G5       F5    E5
  Q  E S S E E E E   +E  S S E S S E E E S S
|------------------|-------------------------||
|------------------|---------------------3-3-||
|------------------|---------------------2-2-||
|-5--5-----3-3-3-2-|-(2)-----------------0-0-||
|-5--5-0-0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)---------------------||
|-3--3-0-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----||


         H.=H
  &
  G5     F5    E5
  Q  E E E E E E   +Q   +Q   +Q.   S S    E  E Q  H
|----------------|---------------------|---------------*|
|----------------|---------------------|---------------*|
|-0--0-----------|---------------------|---------------*|
|-0--0---3-3-3---|---------------------|---------------*|
|------0-3-3-3-2-|-(2)--(2)--(2)---x-x-|---------------*|
|-3--3-0-1-1-1-0-|-(0)--(0)--(0)---x-x-|-<4>-----------*|



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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