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SONG OF THE SWORDS (B)

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SONG OF THE SWORDS (Bassline)
As recorded by Hawkwind
(From the 1985 Album THE CHRONICLE OF THE BLACK SWORD)

Transcribed by UncleDes

Words by Brock Music by Brock/ Lloyd-Langton/ Davey/ Bainbridge/ Thompson


Gtr I (D A D G) - 'Untitled'
Gtr II (A# A D G) - 'Intro Growl'

Q=158
4/4
Gtr I
Wx6 e e e e e q. w
|------------|----------------|----------|
|------------|----------------|----------|
|------------|----------------|----------|
|------------|-0---0---0------|----------|


e e e e e q. S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
|----------------|---------------------------------|
|----------------|---------------------------------|
|----------------|-7-7-6-6-5-5-4-4-3-3-2-2-1-1-0-0-|
|-0---0---0------|---------------------------------|


Verse 1
E E E E E E E E 3x E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||-5-2-5-7-7b8r7-5-2-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------0-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-3-0-----|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-0-0-0-0-0-5-----|---------------5---|


E E E E E E E E 3x E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||-5-2-5-7-7b8r7-5-2-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------0-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-3-0-----|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-0-0-0-0-0-5-----|---------------5---|


Prechorus I
E E E E E E E E Q E E +H E E E E E E E E Q E E +H
||------------------|---------------|-----------------|----------------||
||o-----------------|---------------|-----------------|---------------o||
||o-----------------|-1----1-(1)----|-----------------|-3----3-(3)----o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|----------------||


Chorus I
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-||-------------------||-|
||o-----------------o||-||o-----------------o||-|
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-o||-||o-----------------o||-|
||-------------------||-||--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-4-4-5-5-6-6-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------||
|-----------------|-------0-2-0---2-||o-----------------o||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-2-------2---||o-----------------o||
|-----------------|-----------------||--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-||-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|-||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
|-||o-----------------o||-----------------|-3-3-2-2-0-0-5-5-|
|-||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-----------------|


E-string Wankfest I
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-----------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-----------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-----------------|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-0---0-2-2b3r2-0---|-----------------|-2---2-4-4b5r4-2---|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|---2-------------2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|---4-------------4-|
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
|-----------------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-----------------|
|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


Guitar Solo
e E e E e Q. W e E e E e Q. W
||-----------------|----------|----------------|-------||
||o----------------|----------|----------------|------o||
||o----------------|----------|-5---3---5------|------o||
||--2---0---2------|----------|----------------|-------||


Verse II
E E E E E E E E 3x E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||-5-2-5-7-7b8r7-5-2-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------0-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-3-0-----|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-0-0-0-0-0-5-----|---------------5---|


E E E E E E E E 3x E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------------|
||--2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--||-5-2-5-7-7b8r7-5-2-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-------------------|
||o-----------------o||-------------0-3-|-5-5-5-5-5-3-0-----|
||--0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--||-0-0-0-0-0-5-----|---------------5---|


Prechorus II
E E E E E E E E Q E E +H E E E E E E E E Q E E +H
||------------------|---------------|-----------------|----------------||
||o-----------------|---------------|-----------------|---------------o||
||o-----------------|-1----1-(1)----|-----------------|-3----3-(3)----o||
||--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|---------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|----------------||


Chorus II
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-||-------------------||-|
||o-----------------o||-||o-----------------o||-|
||o-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-o||-||o-----------------o||-|
||-------------------||-||--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
||-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-4-4-5-5-6-6-|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------||-------------------||
|-----------------|-------0-2-0---2-||o-----------------o||
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-2-------2---||o-----------------o||
|-----------------|-----------------||--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5--||


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-||-------------------||-----------------|-----------------|
|-||o-----------------o||-----------------|-----------------|
|-||o-----------------o||-----------------|-3-3-2-2-0-0-5-5-|
|-||--4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4--||-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-----------------|


E-string Wankfest II
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-----------------|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|
|-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-|-----------------|-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|-----------------|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-0---0-2-2b3r2-0---|-----------------|-2---2-4-4b5r4-2---|
|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-|---2-------------2-|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-|---4-------------4-|
|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-------------------|


E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|
|-----------------|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|-----------------|
|-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-4-|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


Outro
E E E E H +W
|--------------|--------*|
|-2---0---2----|-(2)----*|
|--------------|--------*|
|--------------|--------*|

 

Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for. Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests. Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for. Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
h - hammer-on
p - pull-off
b - bend
pb - pre-bend
r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
/\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
s - legato slide
S - shift slide
<n> - natural harmonic
[n] - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
~ - vibrato
tr - trill
T - tap
TP - trem. picking
PM - palm muting
\n/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
\n - tremolo bar down
n/ - tremolo bar up
/n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip
= - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
<> - volume swell (louder/softer)
x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
| - bar
|| - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*| - double bar (ending)
: - bar (freetime)
$ - Segno
& - Coda
Tempo markers - <E/E./Q/Q./H/H.> = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

** Generated using Power Tab Editor by Brad Larsen: The Official Power Tab Web Site

 

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