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Glass Onion bass tab

GLASS ONION (Bassline)
                           As recorded by The Beatles
               (From the 1968 Album THE BEATLES (THE WHITE ALBUM))

Words and Music by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
Transcribed by Nero15

Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Paul McCartney'

 1st Verse
  Q=120
             Am               F7
 2/4        4/4
  Gtr I
                                    PM
   Q   Q     E E Q   Q  E E   E E E E E E E E
|----------|----------------|-----------------|
|-10\--7\--|-7-7-7\-----7---|-3---3---3---5S7-|
|----------|--------------7-|-----------x-----|
|----------|----------------|-----------------|


  Am                F7
  E E Q   E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-------------------|
|-7-7-7\----7-7---|-3---3---3-3-5-----|
|---------------7-|-------5-------5---|
|-----------------|-------------------|


  Am                Gm7              C7                Gm7
  E E Q   E E E E   E E E E E E Q    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q
|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|----------------|
|-7-7-7\----7-7---|-5---3---2------|-----------------|-5---3---2------|
|---------------5-|---5-------5----|-3---1---0-------|---5-------5----|
|-----------------|----------------|-----------3---3-|----------------|


                    1st Chorus
  C7                 F7                D7                  F7
  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
|-----------------||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|
|-----------------||-3-1-3---3-1-3---|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3---|
|-3---1---0-------||---------------5-|-(5)---5---5-------|-----------------5-|
|-----------3-2-1-||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|


  D7                  F7                  G
  +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E   E E Q  E E E E
|-------------------|-------------------|----------------|
|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3-4-|-5------5---6---|
|-(5)---5---5-------|-------------------|----------5-----|
|-------------------|-------------------|----------------|


 2nd Verse
  Am                F7                Am                F7
  E E E E  Q  E E   E E E E E E E E   E E Q   E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7-7-7-7\----7---|-3---3---3---5S7-|-7---7\----7-7---|-3---3-----5-5---|
|---------------7-|-----------x-----|---------------7-|-------5-------5-|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  Am                Gm7               C7                Gm7
  E E Q   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 Q
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
|-7-7-7\----7-7---|-5-----3---2-----|-----------------|-5---3---2------|
|---------------5-|---5-----------5-|-3---1---0-------|---5-------5----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------3---3-|----------------|


                    2nd Chorus
  C7                 F7                D7                  F7
  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
|-----------------||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|
|-----------------||-3-1-3---3-1-3---|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3---|
|-3---1---0-------||---------------5-|-(5)---5---5-------|-----------------5-|
|-----------3-2-1-||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|


  D7                  F7                  G
  +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E   E E Q  E E E E
|-------------------|-------------------|----------------|
|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3-4-|-5--------------|
|-(5)---5---5-------|-------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|-------------------|--------3---4---|


 Bridge
  Am                                  F/A
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q    E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|
|-5-5-5-----5---0-|-5-5-5-0-5-5-5-0-|-5---5-----5----|-5-0-5---0-3---5-|


  D7/A                                Am7
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|---0-5---0-3---5-|---0-5-0-5-0-5-0-|-5-0-5---0-3---5-|


                    F7                G
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E Q  H
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------||
|-5-0-5-0-5-0-5-0-|-1---1---1---1---|-3-----------||


 3rd Verse
  Am               F7                Am                F7
  E E Q   Q  E E   E E E E E E E E   E E Q   E E E E   E E E E E E E E
|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-7-7-7\-----7---|-3---3---3---5S7-|-7-7-7\----7-7---|-3---3---3-3-5---|
|--------------7-|-----------x-----|---------------7-|-------5-------5-|
|----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|


  Am                Gm7               C7                Gm7
  E E Q   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 Q
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
|-7-7-7\----7-7---|-5-----3---2-----|-----------------|-5---3---2------|
|---------------5-|---5-----------5-|-3---1---0-------|---5-------5----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------3---3-|----------------|


                    3rd Chorus
  C7                 F7                D7                  F7
  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
|-----------------||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|
|-----------------||-3-1-3---3-1-3---|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3---|
|-3---1---0-------||---------------5-|-(5)---5---5-------|-----------------5-|
|-----------3-2-1-||-----------------|-------------------|-------------------|



| Gtr I
| +E  E E E E E E E   +E  E E E E E E E   E E
|-------------------|-------------------|-----||
|---------------1-3-|-(3)-1-3---3-1-3-4-|-5---||
|-(5)---5-5-5-5-----|-------------------|-----||
|-------------------|-------------------|-----||


 Outro
  Slower Q=80                       D7

| E E Q  H       W              W              W
|--------------|-------------|---------------|--------------|
|-x------------|-------------|---------------|--------------|
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|--------------|-------------|---------------|--------------|


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