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Rosetta Stoned bass

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Tuning: Dropped D - D, A, D, G

------------= Key =------------
/  slide up         \  slide down
x  muted note       ~  let ring

 - Intro section -

Intro I (0:17)           Intro II (0:34)
G |----------------|     G |----------|
D |----------------| x8  D |----------| x8
A |------------3-5-|     A |------3-5-|
D |0-3-5-0-3-5-----|     D |0-3-5-----|

Intro I (0:45) x8
Intro II (1:02) x7

Intro II Mod (1:11)
G |------5-7-|
D |0-3-5-----| x1
A |----------|
D |----------|

Intro I (1:12) x4

Intro III (1:21)
G |--2-------------|--0-------------|------7---------|----------------|
D |----------------|----------------|----5-----------|----8-----------| x1
A |------------3-5-|------------3-5-|----------------|----------------|
D |0---------------|0---------------|0-5-----------5/|8-------8---8-\\|

Intro II (1:29) x8

Intro IV (1:40) (delay on)       (delay off)
G |7-----10------------|    |----------------19----------------------|
D |------------10------| x4 |----15--14--15--19--------------15------| x4
A |------------------8/|    |17------------------17--15--14----------|
D |--------------------|    |------------------------------------15--|
  |(delay on)                (delay off)
G |--------17----------|    |--------------------|
D |--15------------15--| x3 |0-3-5---5-----------| x1
A |--------------------|    |----------------3-5-|
D |--------------------|    |----------0-3-5-----|

Intro V (2:12)
G |--------------------|
D |--------------------| x4
A |----------------3-5-|
D |0-3-0-3-5-xx3-5-----|

Intro VI (2:23)
G |------------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|
D |------------------|------------------|----------------|------------------|____________
A |----3-5-0-----3--0|----3-5-0---------|--3-5-0-----3--0|----3-5-0-----5--0|            |
D |0-3-------0-3---5-|0-3-------0-3-3-5-|03------0-3---5-|0-3-------0-3---5-|            |
  |                                                                                      | x1
G |------------------|------------------|------------------|------------------|----------|
D |------------------|------------------|------------------|------------------|----------|
A |----3-5-0---------|0-0---0-0---------|----5-0-0---------|0-----0-0---------|--0-------|
D |0-3-------5-3-5-3-|----3-----5-3-5-3-|0-3-------5-3-5-3-|--5-3-----5-3-5-3-|3---5-3-2-|

Intro VII (2:43)
G |----------------------------------------|    |----|
D |----------------------------------------| x4 |----| x1
A |----------------------------------------|    |----|
D |0---3--/10--0---12--0---3-//10--0---1012|    |0---|




 - Verse section -

Scrapes (2:56) (yeah...just make something up)
G |x///\\\\////\\\\////\\\\///\\\////x--x--|
D |----------------------------------------| x1
A |----------------------------------------|
D |----------------------------------------|

Verse I (3:10)
G|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|
D|----------0-----------|----------------------|----------0-----------|----------------------|x2
A|------------------1---|--------3-5-----------|------------------1---|--------0-3-5-3-0-----|
D|0-----3~----0---------|0-----3~----0-----3---|0-----3~----0---------|0-----3-----------5-3-|

Verse & Chorus (3:35)
G|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|------------------------|
D|----------------------|----------------------|----------------------|------------------------|x1
A|--------------------3-|----------------------|--------------------3-|------------5-5-5---3-0-|
D|0-----3---/-0-----3---|0-----3---/-0----/3---|0-----3-----0-----3---|0-0-0-3-3-3/------5-----|
  |
G |----------------------|    |--------------------|
D |----------------------| x3 |--------------------| x1
A |----------------------|    |5---5-----5---5-----|
D |0*--3-3*--0-0*--3-3-0-|    |0---0-----0---0-----|

Verse I (3:59) x1

Verse II (4:11)
G |----------------------|    |----------------------|----------------------|
D |----------------------| x2 |----------------------|----------------------| x1
A |------------------3---|    |----------------------|--------0-3-5-3-0-----|
D |0-----3-----0---------|    |0-----3--///12-12-8---|0-----3-----------5-3-|

Verse & Chorus (4:24) x1; x3; x1
Rest (4:48)

Verse III (4:51)
G |----------------------|    |----------------------|
D |----------------------| x3 |----------------------| x1
A |------------------3---|    |--------0-3-5-3-0-----|
D |0-----3-----0---------|    |0-----3-----------5-3-|

Verse Thing (5:03) x1; x3; x0;
Chorus Mod (5:25)
G|--------------------||----------------------||--------------------------------------------|
D|---------------------|x1|--------------------|x4|------------------------------------------|x1
A|----------5-5-------||----------------------||--------------------------------------------|
D|0*--3-3-//------3-3-||0-0---3-3---0-0---3-3-||0-3-0-3-3-3-0-0*--3-3-0-0*--3-3---0-0*--3---|

Main Chorus I (5:46)
G |----------|----------|----12----|----------|----------|----------|
D |----12----|----12----|12--------|----------|12--12----|12--------|
A |9---------|12--------|----------|12--9-----|----------|----12----|
D |----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|
  |                                                                 | x1
G |----------|11--11----|11--------|11--11----|----11----|----------|
D |12--------|----------|----12----|----------|----------|----12----|
A |----12----|----------|----------|----------|12--------|12--------|
D |----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|----------|

Breakdown I (6:02)
G|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------|x3|----------------------------------------------|x1
A|----------------------35------------------------||----------------------35------------------------|
D|0-----0-00-00-----0-03--0-*0--0-00-00/////131313||0-----0-00-00-----0-03--0-----0-00-00----0-03---|

Breakdown II (6:27)
G |------------|    |------------------------------------------------|    |------------|
D |------------| x4 |------------------------------------------------| x2 |------------|x4
A |------------|    |----------------------35----------------------35|    |------------|
D |8--8--8-8-8-|    |0-----0-00-00-----0-03--0-*0--0-00-00--0--0-03--|    |8--8--8-8-8-|

Breakdown III (6:51) (extended to fit 10s in)
G|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------|x3|----------------------------------------------|x3
A|------------------------------------------------||------------------------------------------------|
D|7-----------8-----------1010--10---\5---5-5-5-5-||7-----------8-----------1010-\5-----5---5-5-5-5-|

Solos (7:04)
G |------------------------------------------------------------|
D |--------5-----------3---------------------------------------| x9
A |--------------------------------6-----------3---------------|
D |5-5--5-5--5-5--5-5----5--5-5--5----5-5--5-5--5-5--5-5--585--|




 - Outro section -

Outro Chorus (8:13)
G |--------------3---------------5-------10------------|
D |--7-------7---------------------------8-------------| x8
A |5-------5---3-------3---3---------------------8-5---|
D |--------------------------5---------8---------------|
  |
G |--------------3-----3---------------------------|
D |------------------------------------------------|
A |--0-//1212--3-----3---3-5-----------------------|
D |0-------------------------5-5-5---5/8-----8-----|
  |
G |--------------3-----3---------------------------|
D |------------------------------------------------|
A |--0---0-----3-----3---3-5-----------------------|
D |0-------------------------5-5-5---5/8-----8---\\|

Main Chorus II (9:16)
G |----------|    |----------|
D |----------| x1 |----------| x17
A |----5-----|    |5---5-----|
D |0---------|    |----------|

Outro I (9:40)
G |------------7-5---------------------10----------|
D |----------------8-5-5-5---------------8---7-8-7-| x2
A |----------------------------------------10------|
D |5--5--5-5-5-------------5--5--5-5-5/------------|

Outro II (9:52)
G |----------------------|
D |----------------------| x2
A |----------------------|
D |7-----8-----10----5---|

Outro I (9:58) x1
Outro II (10:04) x2
Outro I (10:10) x1
Outro II (10:16) x2

Outro III (10:22) (now follows guitar)
G|--------------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
D|--------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|x1
A|--------5-----------5-----------5-------0---|--------5-----------5-----------5-------0*--|
D|0-3-0-3---3-0-3-0-3---3-0-3-0-3---3-0-3---3-|0-3-0-3---3-0-3-0-3---3-0-3-0-3---3-0-3-----|

Rest (10:28)

Outro IV (10:40)
G |----------|     |----------|
D |----------| x25 |----------| x1
A |----------|     |----5-----|
D |0---0-----|     |0---------|

            
            
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STeven on bass! 10 Dec 22, 2006 10:54 PM

this is pretty damn amazing, a bit confusing but still amazing!

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CorBe 350 Jan 23, 2007 08:52 AM

Great tab very confusing but its tool

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