Paint it black

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by dconrad, Dec 28, 2007.

  1. dconrad


    May 8, 2007
    I can't figure out what the bass is doing in Paint It Black. The chorus part is fine, but during the verse, I just can't hear it. I've been playing really fast Es and Bs, which sounds ok, but I'd like to get a better grasp on what's actually going on.
  2. Too me it sounds like he's going
    (E) e-e-b-e--e-b-e-e-e-b-e--e-b-e
    and then (B) b-f#-b-f#-b-g-b-#f-b-f#-b-f#-b-g-b-#f

    Then towards the end with the slidey part...which i don't play :oops:

    (E) e-e-b-e--e-b-e-e-e-b-e--e-b-e
    (B) b-f#/ f#\ b-f#/ f#\ b-f#/ f#\ b-f#/ f#\ (i think)
  3. dconrad


    May 8, 2007
    Cool, I'll give it a try, see what the guys think.

  4. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    We've been playing this recently.

    I've been playing it like this:

    +--------------------------+ +--------------------------+
    +-----2----2----2----2--+ +-----4----4----4----4--+
    +--2----2----2----2-----+ +--2----2----2----2-----+
    +--------------------------+ +--------------------------+





    It sounds right to me...
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