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In The Morning Of The Magicians Bass Tab

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The Flaming Lips
In the Morning of the Magicians - Bass
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots

I've tabbed out the instrumental parts exactly. In the verses, it's harder
to hear the bass, but I've tabbed out what I can hear. 

0:00
G|----------------------------------|
D|-------------15-14----------------|
A|---------------------15---12------|
E|-------------------------------15-|

0:07
G|-------------------------------------------------------14---14-------------|
D|----------------------15---15-------------15-------------------------------|
A|------12-15-12--------------------12---15----15---12-----------------------|
E|-13--------------13--------------------------------------------------------|

0:13
G|----------------------14---14--------------------------16---16-------------|
D|---------14-------------------------------17-------------------------------|
A|-12---15----15---12--------------------17----17----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------15--------------15-----------------------|

0:19
G|----------------------14---14--------------------------14--14--14----------|
D|---------15-------------------------------------15-------------------------|
A|------15----15-------------------------12-15-12----12----------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13---------------------------------------|

0:25
G|----------------------14---14--------------------------16---16-------------|
D|---------14------14-----------------------17-------------------------------|
A|-12---15----15--------------------14---17----17----------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------15-----------------------|

0:31
G|-------------------------------------------------------14--14--14----------|
D|----------------------15--15--15-------------------------------------------|
A|------12-15-12-------------------------12-15-12-15-------------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13---------------------------------------|

0:37
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

         0:45      0:47          0:49
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------10--------12------------13-12--------------------------------------|
E|---------------------13----------------------------------------------------|

          0:53                0:57     1:00
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|--------12---------------------------9-------------------------------------|
A|-----------10-8-------------10----------10---------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

         1:02                 1:05
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|--------8-------------------8----------------------------------------------|
**For the verse, the bass is very sparse.
The lyrics and timestamps are to guide you. 

1:09
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------10--------10-10-------------------------------------|
E|-8-------------------------------------------------------8-----------------|
     In the morning I'd awake             And I couldn't remember

1:23
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-10----------------------------10-----10-10--------------------------------|
E|----8-----------------------------------------------------------8--------8-|
        What is love and what is hate?        The calculation's error    (guitar riff)

1:42                   1:46
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------8-----------------------------------------------------|
E|-8-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   Oh       oh         oh        oh        (guitar riff)

1:52                                                             2:05
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------10-----------------------------------10----------|
E|-10--------------------------------------8---------------------------------|
   What is love and what is hate?      And why does it matter?

2:07                                                     2:18
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------10---------------------------10--8--7------------|
E|-10--------------------------------------8---------------------------------|
   Is   to  love   just   a waste?         How can it matter?

2:21                                               2:32
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------10---------------------10------------------------|
E|-10--------------------------------------8---------------------------------|
        Oh    oh     oh     oh    oh    oh

2:36
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|--------------------------10-----------------------------------------------|
E|-10------------------------------------------------------------------------|
        Oh    oh     oh     oh    oh    oh


Now we go back to the intro, but with more variations:

2:43
G|-------------14-12----------------|
D|---------------------15---14------|
A|-------------------------------15-|
E|----------------------------------|

2:50
G|----------------------14---14----------------------------------------------|
D|-----------------15------------------------------------15---15-------------|
A|---------15----------------------------12-15-12----------------------------|
E|-13-------------------------------13--------------13-----------------------|

2:56
G|----------------------14---14-----12-------------------16---16-------------|
D|---------14------12--------------------12----------------------------------|
A|-12---15----15----------------------------14-12----------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------15------------------------|

3:02
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------15---15------------------------15-15-15-15-----------|
A|------12-15-12-------------------------12-15-12----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13--------------13-----------------------|

3:08
G|----------------------14---14-----16---14----------------------------------|
D|---------14------12-----------------------17-14----------------------------|
A|-12---15----15-----------------------------------17--15--14----------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------17--15--------|

3:14
G|-------------------------------------------------------14--14--14----------|
D|----------------------15---15----------------------------------------------|
A|------12-15-12-------------------------12-15-12----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13---------------------------------------|

3:20
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

         3:28    3:29     3:32       3:34
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------9-------------------------------------|
A|--------10------12-------13------------10----------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Then we go through the verse again, with some variations. Then to the outro:

4:59 
G|----------------------------------|
D|-------------15-14----------------|
A|---------------------15---12------|
E|-------------------------------15-|

5:06
G|----------------------14---14----------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------15-----------15---15-------------|
A|------12-15-12--------------------12---15----15----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13--------------------------------------------------------|

5:12
G|----------------------14---14--------------------------16---16-------------|
D|---------14------12--------------------------------------------------------|
A|-12---15----15-------------------------14-17-14----------------------------|
E|----------------------------------15---------------------------------------|

5:18
G|----------------------------------------------------14-14-14-14-14-14-14-14-|
D|----------------------15---15-------------15------15-----------------------|
A|------12-15-12--------------------12---15----15----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13--------------------------------------------------------|

5:24
G|----------------------14---14-----16---14----------------------------------|
D|---------14------12-----------------------17-14----------------------------|
A|-12---15----15-----------------------------------17--15--14----------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------17------------|

5:30
G|-------------------------------------------------------14--14--14----------|
D|----------------------15---15---15-----------------------------------------|
A|------12-15-12-------------------------12-15-12----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13--------------13-----------------------|

5:37
G|----------------------14---14-----12-------------------16---16---16--------|
D|---------14------14--------------------12----------------------------------|
A|-12---15----15----------------------------14-12----------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------15------------------------|

5:43
G|-------------------------------------------------------14--16--17----------|
D|----------------------15---15----------------------------------------------|
A|------12-15-12-------------------------12-15-12----------------------------|
E|-13--------------13---------------13------------13-------------------------|

5:49
G|----------------------14---14-----16---14----------------------------------|
D|---------14------12-----------------------17-14------14------14------------|
A|-12---15----15-----------------------------------17------17----------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

5:56
G|-------------------------------------------------------14--14--14----------|
D|----------------------15---15-------------15-------------------------------|
A|------12-15-----------------------12---15----15----------------------------|
E|-13------------------------------------------------------------------------|

6:01
G|-14--14--14----14----------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

And that's it! This is one of my favorite FLips songs and one of the most
fun to play, in my opinion. Please let me know if there are any mistakes.
Thank you!
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joaopedro.myrrh wrote on June 6 2015, 12:42 pm

GREAT tab, mate! Genious bassline! Cheers from Brasil.

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