1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  

"Sweet Child O mine" tab for 5 string?

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by BigTopBruno, Mar 26, 2009.


  1. BigTopBruno

    BigTopBruno Supporting Member

    Sep 6, 2002
    NJ, USA
    I have an audition this Sat and need to learn this song.

    The songs I need to play are in many different tunings and I would like to just play my fiver....does anyone have a tab for this song on 5 string?

    thanks!

    BTB
     
  2. Double Agent

    Double Agent

    Mar 10, 2006
    Lakeland, FL
    I would think that it would be the same as the tab for 4-string, wouldn't it? Just use the low B as a thumbrest (i.e.: ignore the string, pretend it isn't there). Unless you are wanting to use the low B for the song? I would think that since it was originally played on a 4-string, you would have a nearly impossible time finding it transcribed for a 5er. Good luck!
     
  3. Duff played it on a 4, I suggest you do the same. Play the 5 just ignore the B string.
     
  4. BigTopBruno

    BigTopBruno Supporting Member

    Sep 6, 2002
    NJ, USA
    ...but Duff played it tuned down half a step (Eb, Ab...)..I was looking to not have to tune the 4 strings down...

    I know I can pull a 4 string tab and transcribe down a fret..but I was looking to save a little time...

    thanks!
     
  5. dave_bass5

    dave_bass5

    May 28, 2004
    London, UK.
    I cant help as i cant tab but i play this song in both C and A. Having a 5 string is a big help playing this in A but i could also do it on a 4 string.
    Just ignore the low B string unless you need it.
     
  6. D Rokk

    D Rokk Banned

    Feb 19, 2009
    Delta Quadrant
    if u cant figure out how to play down half a step on ur fiver u've got bigger problems i suppose
     
  7. santucci218

    santucci218

    Jan 26, 2007
    Pittsburgh
    buy a capo and capo the 4th fret...
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.