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Soul Kitchen - The Doors

Tabbed By: born21239
e-mail: bass21239@gmail.com

There are two basslines on this song.
The most prominent (top half of the notation) is played by
session musician Larry Knechtel on an electric bass guitar with
a pick, and the other (bottom half of the notation) is played by
Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek on a Fender Rhodes Piano Bass. For
the best effect, play his line with your fingers. You can transpose
the strings however you like, as his bassline is not originally
written for the bass guitar. This is just the way I prefer to play 
it and think sounds best.
Listen to the recording to pick up on the exact timbre of the notes.

This is the whole song from beginning to end.
Unlike the rest of the album, the electric bass suffers more than
the piano bass on this song. Both basslines are locked in on one
track so this tab is not perfect, but it is at least 95% correct
for Knechtel's part and 99% for Manzarek's part.

Tuning: EADG

0:05
   (Larry Knechtel)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|---------------|---------------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|
A|---------------|---------------|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|---------------|---------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (Ray Manzarek)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


0:14 (repeat at 0:22, 0:30, 0:38, 0:46, 0:55, 1:03)
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


1:11
   (LK)
G|---------------|-----------------|------------|------------|
D|----7-7--------|---7-7-7-7-6-4-7-|------------|------------|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-----------------|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|
E|-5-------------|-5---------------|----------5-|----------5-|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9---------|---------------|---------------|
D|-7-----------5-|-7----------4-7-|----9-9----7-7-|----9-9----7-7-|
A|--------5------|---------5------|-7------5------|-7------5------|
E|---------------|----------------|---------------|---------------|


1:19
   (LK)
G|------------|------------|------------|-----------|
D|------------|------------|------------|-----------|
A|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|-7----5----|
E|----------5-|----------5-|----------5-|-----------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|--------------|---------------|-----------------|-----------------|
D|----9-----7-7-|----9-9----7-7-|-----9-9-----7-7-|-----9-9-----7-7-|
A|-7-----5------|-7------5------|-7-7-----5-5-----|-7-7-----5-5-----|
E|--------------|---------------|-----------------|-----------------|


1:27
   (LK)
G|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|---------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|----7-55-------|----7-7--------|
A|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|---------5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|-----------------|-----------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|-----------------|-----------------|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|---9---9---9---9-|---9---9---9---9-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|-7---7---7---7---|-7---7---7---7---|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|---------------|


1:35 (repeat at 1:43)
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


1:52
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7-7-6-4-7-|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|----------------|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5--------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9---------|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7----------4-7-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5------|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|


2:00
   (LK)
G|------------|------------|------------|------------|
D|------------|------------|------------|------------|
A|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|-7----5-----|
E|----------5-|----------5-|----------5-|----------5-|
 |
 | (RM)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|
D|----9-9----7-7-|----9-9----7-7-|----9-9----7-7-|----9-9-----7---|
A|-7------5------|-7------5------|-7------5------|-7------5-5---5-|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|


2:08
   (LK)
G|------------|-----------|-----------------|-----------------|
D|------------|-----------|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-7----5-----|-7----5----|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-7-|
E|----------5-|-----------|-----------------|-----------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|---------------|---------------|---9---9---9---9-|-----9---9---9---|
D|----9-9----7-7-|----9-9----7-7-|-----9---9---9---|---9---9---9---9-|
A|-7------5------|-7------5------|-7---------------|-7---------------|
E|---------------|---------------|-----------------|-----------------|


2:16
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|-7--7-55-------|-7--7-55-------|-7--7-55-------|----7-55-------|
A|---------5-6-7-|---------5-6-7-|---------5-6-7-|---------5-6-7-|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


2:24
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|----7-55-------|----7-55-------|----7-55-------|----7-7--------|
A|---------5-6-7-|---------5-6-7-|---------5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


2:32
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|----------------|---------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7-5-5---5-|----7-75-5---5-|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|------------7---|-----------7---|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5--------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


2:40
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-75-5---5-|----7-75-5---5-|----7-75-5---5-|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-----------7---|-----------7---|-----------7---|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


2:48 (repeat at 2:56, 3:04, 3:13)
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-------------|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|----9-9----7---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|-7-----------5-|
A|--------5------|---------5-----|---------5-----|---------5-----|
E|---------------|---------------|---------------|---------------|


3:21
   (LK)
G|---------------|---------------|---|
D|----7-7--------|----7-7--------|---|
A|-------5-5-6-7-|-------5-5-6-7-|---|
E|-5-------------|-5-------------|-5-|
 |
 | (RM)
G|----9-9----7---|----9-9---------|---|
D|-7-----------5-|-7----------4-7-|-7-|
A|--------5------|---------5------|---|
E|---------------|----------------|---|

            
            
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