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hey guys, i'm new but i need some help...

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by mikeym, Nov 5, 2003.

  1. mikeym


    Sep 24, 2003
    only time i'll post not, in the right forum....

    i have a gig tonight and i need bass tabs for

    "someday" by nickelback

    "here without you" by 3 doors down

    "bright lights" by matchbox 20

    "why can't you and i" by alex band and santana


    "serenity" by godsmack

    thanks guys ~ mikeym
  2. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    Wait - you knew this wasn't the right forum, but you posted it here anyway?


  3. Hollow Man

    Hollow Man Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2003
    Springfield, VA
    listen to them, and figure out how the bass contributes to the song (more than likely, some derivation of root-fifth-x-root). I assume you're playing with guitar players too... talk to them, and figure out what key the songs are in if you can't do it by ear, and then come up with your own bass lines. As long as you're in tune and in key, the audience isn't going to call you on playing the wrong bass line... come up with your own, and have fun with it. :bassist:
  4. mikeym


    Sep 24, 2003
    well that wasn't the answer i was looking for... but anyway... the gig went fine... i ended up finding the notes... most the songs i just played 2 notes... but oh well... if anyone has these tabs please post them... thanks for the help guys... :rolleyes:


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