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Sinking Bass Tab

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version 2

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Sinking by The Cure
Bass Tabs by IncurableNikki
incurablenikki@yahoo.com

This is as best that I could make out from 
the song. The first and third “measures” of
part B and C are played like a guitar chord 
with your ring finger on A3 and your index 
finger on D2. Listen carefully to the song
to get the rhythm. Enjoy!

     (A)
G-|-|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
D-|-|--5544----------|--5544----------|--5544----------|--5544----------|
A-|-|------557--7\---|------557--7\---|------557--7\---|------557--7\---|
E-|3|0--------------3|0--------------3|0--------------3|0--------------3|

   (Ab)
G-|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
D-|--5544----------|--5544----------|--5544----------|--5544557757-520|
A-|------557--7\---|------557--7\---|------557--7\---|----------------|
E-|0--------------3|0--------------3|0--------------3|0---------------|

   (B) chord fingering
G-|----0-------0---|--22002---22002-|----0-------0---|--22002---22002-|
D-|--2---2---2--2-2|----------------|--2---2---2--2-2|----------------|
A-|3--3---3-3-3--3-|0------0-0------|3--3---3-3-3--3-|0------0-0------|
E-|----------------|----------------|----------------|---------------3|

Repeat: A
Repeat: Ab
Repeat: B
Repeat: A x3 (1st verse after two)  
Repeat: Ab
Repeat: B
Repeat: A
Repeat: Ab (2nd verse)
Repeat: B x2 (w/ no E3 at the end both times)

   (C) chord
G-|----------------|--00440---00440-|----------------|--00440---00440-|
D-|----0-------0---|----------------|----0-------0---|----------------|
A-|--2---2---2--2-2|---------------0|--2---2---2--2-2|----------------|
E-|3--3---3-3-3--3-|0------0-0------|3--3---3-3-3--3-|0------0-0------|

   (D)              chord
G-|----------------|----0-------0---|----------------|----0-----------|
D-|0-20-020-020-202|--2---2---2--2-2|0-20-020-020-202|--2---2---2-----|
A-|----------------|3--3---3-3-3--3-|----------------|3--3---3-3-320--|
E-|----------------|----------------|----------------|--------------32|

Repeat: A (x3) to end on E0.
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blankpointless wrote on August 31 2013, 04:10 pm

incredible tab!!!

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incurablenikki wrote on February 19 2014, 10:45 pm

Thank you blankpointless! :)

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