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"Locked Out Of Heaven" Bruno Mars

Discussion in 'Tablature [BG]' started by 3tsb, Jan 3, 2013.


  1. 3tsb

    3tsb

    Nov 17, 2009
    CHICAGO
    This is a cool song. The bass line is super easy, but catchy and serves the song well. Palm mute with a pic to get the right attack and tone.

    "Locked Out Of Heaven" Bruno Mars

    Verse:
    G------------------------------------------------------
    D------------------------------------------------------
    A----3-5---3-5-3-0-1----0-1-0----------------------
    E---------------------------------1-3-33-3--33-3----

    Bridge:
    G--------------------------------------------------------
    D-------------------------------5-7---5-7---5-7---5-7-
    A-----------------------------0-----0------0-----0------
    E--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1------------------------------

    Chorus:
    G--------------------------------------------------------
    D--------------------------------------------------------
    A--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-----------------------------
    E-----------------------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3--

    G-------------------------------------------------------
    D-------------------------------------------------------
    A-----------------------------3--3--3--3--3--3--3--3-
    E--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1----------------------------
     
  2. Awesome. Still have yet to receive my CD from Amazon, but I will be playing this as soon as it comes.

    From what I understand its all Bruno on guitar, bass and drums in the writing and recording. Pretty cool.
     
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  4. robertusf

    robertusf Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2007
    Chicagoland
    Great tune and bass line. it's going to be on our set list for the end of the month
     
  5. 3tsb

    3tsb

    Nov 17, 2009
    CHICAGO
    Yep. We just added it.

     
  6. MLC_BassPlayer

    MLC_BassPlayer Supporting Member

    Feb 15, 2010
    Apex, NC
    Wow thanks! One of my bands is adding this song. Thins again for posting!!
     
  7. Melonthief

    Melonthief

    Jan 25, 2013
    Bruno is like a cross between prince and a normal human. Super talented. I'm a metal guy but his tunes are irresistible.
     



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