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American Idiot - Green Day
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Tabbed By :John Ivashkevich
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Tuning: standard tuning

Main Riff (Intro/Verse)
G|---------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------4-4-----4-----------------------------------------------|
E|-4-4-4-----2-2---4-4-4-----------------------------------------|

Chorus Riff
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------------------------------------------------------|
E|----------------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2|

G|---------------------------|
D|---------------------------|
A|4-4-4-4--------------------|
E|-------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|


G|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------s------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------------------t------------------|
A|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--------------------------------------------------------o------------------|
E|----------------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-p------------------|

Bridge (guitar solo)
G|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|444444444444444444---------------------------------------2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2---------------|
E|------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4---------------------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4|

G|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|444444444444444444-------------------------------------------------------------4-4-4----------------|
E|------------------4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-----4-4-4-4-4-4-----|


The Order:

Guitar Intro

Main Riff x3
  x  Break (drums solo) (vocal part)
  4  Main Riff

Chorus
  x  Break (drums solo) (vocal part)
  4  Main Riff

Chorus
  x  Break (drums solo)
  4  Main Riff

Guitar Solo

Bridge (here you play just the C# which is 4 fret on A string)

Chorus

Outro (here you play the main riff + this: G|------------|
                                           D|------------|
                                           A|-444--------|
                                           E|----4-------|)


Just listen to the song. I'm not sure about many things but i'm sure there will be more 
versions then this one soon..


| / slide up
| \ slide down
| h hammer-on
| p pull-off
| ~ vibrato
| + harmonic
| x Mute note

            
            
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herrly 210 Nov 05, 2004 07:00 PM

this is the best american idiot bass tab so far, keep up the good work man, i was gonna enter my tab to UG but this 1 is pretty much the same.

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Earth_Rave 191 Nov 12, 2004 07:00 PM

Your chorus and bridge are wrong

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shirebassist05 10 Mar 25, 2005 07:00 PM

yep, and tour verse ios wrong

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