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Green Day- Whatsername Bass Tab
Original Key- D Major
Key of Tab- D Major
Tuning- Drop D



There is NO BASS in the song until the first mini guitar lead part at 1:04

***NOTES ARE PLAYED PALM MUTED***


                                  1:04

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|

                              ^ Repeat that 4x
____________________________________________________________________

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -------------------------------------------------2-2-2-2-0-0-0-0-|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------|

"I made a point to burn all of the photographs..." ^ Repeat that 3x


G) ---------------------------------|
D) ---------------------------------|
A) ---------------------------------|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|

"Now I wonder how whatsername has been..."  ^ Play once then STOP for
lead guitar part

___________________________________________________________________

G) ---------------------------------|
D) ---------------------------------|
A) -2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
D) ---------------------------------|

^ ***STOP PALM MUTING*** and play normal ^ Play once then STOP again
     for lead guitar part
___________________________________________________________________

G) ---------------------------------|
D) ---------------------------------|
A) -2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
D) ---------------------------------|

                    \/ STRAIGHT to next part \/

G) ------------------------------------------------------------------|
D) ------------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -------------------------------------------------2-2-2-2-0-0-0-0--|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4------------------|

^ Lead Guitar Solo Part Play 2x

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|

     "Remember, Whatever..."   ^ Play 2x

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -------------------------------------------------2-2-2-2-0-0-0-0-|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-----------------|

      "No regrets..."         ^ Play 2x

G) ----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) ----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) ------------------------------------------2-2-2-2-0-0-0-0-------|
D) -5-5-5-5-------0-0-0-0-------4-4-4-4----------------------------|

     "Go, Go..."             ^ Play 2x then STRAIGHT to next part

G) ---------------------------------|
D) ---------------------------------|
A) ---------------------------------|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-0-0-0-|

"And in the darkest night" ^ Play 3x


G) ---------------------------------|
D) ---------------------------------|
A) ---------------------------------|
D) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|

"Forgetting you..." ^ Play once then STRAIGHT
       to outro verse
   \  /       \  /
    \/                 \/
_______________________________________



       ***THESE NOTES ARE PALM MUTED***

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
A) -5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|

               ^ Play 2x
____________________________________________________________________

      ***STOP PALM MUTING FOR THIS NOTE***

G) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -0-  ~Let this note ring out~  ----------------------------------|
A) -----------------------------------------------------------------|
D) -----------------------------------------------------------------|


                  -END OF SONG-

            
            
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DrSeemann 52 Jun 20, 2013 08:59 AM

The tuning for the whole album is Standard EADG. I listened to the master tracks to "Whatsername" just a sec ago, it's in EADG.

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