Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Damage Done bass

2,333 views 1 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
1 last vote to show rating
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Author
Alter Bridge - 'The Damage Done' Bass Tab
written by Mark Tremonti and Myles Kennedy
Bonus track for the album 'Blackbird' (sold at Best Buy)

Tabbed by jjhand

Tuning 5 string bass down 1/2 step (Bb Eb Ab Db Gb)

Intro - play 4x
Gb|-------------------------------|---------------------------------|
Db|------------9------------7-----|---------9----9~------7----7~----|
Ab|-------------------------------|---------------------------------|
Eb|--------7/10--10~------8---8~--|----7/10---10------/8---8-----8--| <- last note
Bb|---0-----------------0---------|--0------------------------------| not always used

Verse 1:

Verse Riff 1- note is held then slide off
Gb|-------------|
Db|-------------|
Ab|-------------|
Eb|-------------|
Bb|-8----(8)\-1-|

Verse Riff 2- 
Gb|----------------------------|
Db|----------------------------|
Ab|----------------------------|
Eb|----------------------------|
Bb|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--0-0--3--2-| played 5x after verse riff 1

Play Verse Riff 1, then Verse Riff 2 (1x) again

Play Intro 1.5x (play both bars, then repeat the first bar again)

final intro bar is guitar, then bass plays:
Gb------------|
Db------------|
Ab------------|
Eb------------|
Bb---------1--| rest 3 beats then play this note

Chorus
      16x       16x       8x   8x     16x       16x       8x   4x
Gb|------------|---------|-----------|---------|---------|--------------|
Db|------------|---------|-----------|---------|---------|--------------|
Ab|------------|---------|-----------|---------|---------|--------------|
Eb|------------|---------|-3----2----|---------|---------|-3----2-------|
Bb|----3-------|-2-------|-----------|-3-------|-2-------|---------/8\--|

Frets with a number above are the number of notes to play, since a 16th note 
rhythm is used  in chorus.


Play intro again 2x, then end on a open Bb string to start vocals

Rest during first vocals then play Verse Riff 2 5x


Play Verse Riff 1, then Verse Riff 2 (1x) again

Play Intro 1x and Chorus


Interlude                                    16x       16x       16x
Gb|--------|--------|------------|---------|---------|---------|---------|
Db|--------|--------|------------|---------|---------|---------|---------|
Ab|--------|--------|-0-0-0------|---------|---------|---------|---------|
Eb|--rest--|--rest--|------------|-------2-|-3-------|-0-------|-6-------|
Bb|--------|--------|------------|---------|---------|---------|---------|

Solo
Gb|-----------------------------|----------------------------|
Db|-----------------------------|----------------------------|
Ab|-----------------------------|----------------------------|
Eb|-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7---7-|-7-7-7-7-7---7-7-7-7-7-7--7-|
Bb|----------0-------------0----|----------0-----------------|

Gb|-------------------------------|----------------------------|
Db|-------------------------------|----------------------------|
Ab|-------------------------------|----------------------------|
Eb|-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-|-5-5-5-5-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
Bb|-------------------------------|----------------------------|

    16x              16x              16x              16
Gb|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
Db|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
Ab|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|
Eb|-3--------------|-3--------------|-0--------------|-6--------------|
Bb|----------------|----------------|----------------|----------------|

Play Chorus 2x

Play Intro 1x

Ending note
Gb------------|
Db------------|
Ab------------|
Eb-----7s-----|
Bb------------|

Key:

s  - Short note
/  - slide up
\  - slide down
() - hold note from previous fret

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
Give kudos to tab author, rate the tab!
1 2 3 4 5
comments
print report bad tab
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction