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Funky Monks

 

By the Red Hot Chili Peppers

From the album BloodSugarSexMagik

Tabbed by Martin Peters

 

Moderately funk

 

5-string bass

 

Bass figure 1:

G-|------------|------------|------------|------------|

D-|------------|------------|------------|------------|

A-|------------|------------|------------|------------|

E-|-3--3--3-x3-|-3--3--3-x3-|-3--3--3-x3-|-3--3--3-x3-|

B-|------------|------------|------------|------------|

 

Verse variations:

G-|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|

D-|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|

A-|---------1--1----|---------3--1----|--------1-1-0-0-|

E-|-3--3-x3--3--3-1-|-3--3-x3--3--3-1-|-3--x3-3--------|

B-|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|

 

End of verse:

G-|---------------|----------------|

D-|---------------|----------------|

A-|---------------|----------------|

E-|--3--3--3-x3-3-|-3-3-1-1--------|

B-|---------------|---------3-2-1/-|

 

Chorus:

G-|-------------------|-------------------|------------------|

D-|-------------------|-------------------|------------------|

A-|-0-0---------------|-------------------|-0-0--------------|

E-|-----3-3-1-1--0-x1-|-1-1-1--0-0--------|-----3-3-1-1-0-x1-|

B-|-------------------|------------3-3-1/-|------------------|

 

G-|--------------------|-------------------|--------------------|

D-|--------------------|-------------------|--------------------|

A-|------------3-3-2-2-|-0-0---------------|--------------------|

E-|-1-1-1--0-0---------|-----3-3-1-1--0-x1-|-1-1-1--0-0---------|

B-|--------------------|-------------------|------------3-3--1/-|

 

G-|----------------|-------------------|-----|

D-|----------------|-------------------|-----|

A-|-0-0------------|-5-3---5/6-5p3-----|-----|

E-|-----3-3-1-1--0-|-----5---------5-3-|-5---|

B-|----------------|-------------------|-----|

 

Interlude:

G-|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|

D-|-----6-5-7-----7-6-|-----6-5-7----------|-----6-5-7-----7-6-|

A-|-------------------|-----------5-8-7--5-|-------------------|

E-|-5h7-------5-7-----|-5h7----------------|-5h7-------5-7-----|

B-|-------------------|--------------------|-------------------|

 

G-|----------------------|-------------------|-------------------|

D-|-----6-5-7------------|-----6-5-7-----7-6-|-----6-5-7---------|

A-|-----------7h8p7--8-7-|-------------------|-----------5-8-7-5-|

E-|-5h7------------------|-5h7-------5-7-----|-5h7---------------|

B-|----------------------|-------------------|-------------------|

 

G-|-------------------|-------------------|

D-|-----6-5-7-----7-6-|-----6-5-7---------|

A-|-------------------|-----------5-8-7-5-|

E-|-5h7-------5-7-----|-5h7---------------|

B-|-------------------|-------------------|

 

Guitar solo:

G-|---------------------|--------------------|--------------------|

D-|---------------------|--------------------|--------------------|

A-|-----2--1-3-----3-2--|-----2--1-3---------|-----2--1-3-----3-2-|

E-|---------------------|------------1-4-3-1-|--------------------|

B-|-1h3--------1-3------|-1h3----------------|-1h3--------1-3-----|

 

G-|--------------------|--------------------|---------------------|

D-|--------------------|--------------------|---------------------|

A-|-----2--1-3---------|-----2--1-3-----3-2-|-----2-1-3h5-3-1-4-3-|

E-|------------1-4-3-1-|--------------------|---------------------|

B-|-1h3----------------|-1h3--------1-3-----|-1h3-----------------|

 

G-|--------------------|--------------------|

D-|--------------------|--------------------|

A-|-----2--1-3-----3-2-|-----2--1-3---------|

E-|--------------------|------------1-4-3-1-|

B-|-1h3--------1-3-----|-1h3----------------|

 

Outro:

G-|-1h2-------------x4-2-1-|-2-----------4-2-1-|-1h2------------x4-2-1-|

D-|-----0-2-2--4-----------|--2-3-4------------|-----0-2-2--4----------|

A-|--------------2---------|--------0h2--------|--------------2--------|

E-|------------------------|-------------------|-----------------------|

B-|------------------------|-------------------|-----------------------|

 

G-|-2-----------4-2-1-|-1h2---------------------4-2-1-|-2---------4-2-1-|

D-|--2-3-4------------|-----0-2-0-3-0-4---------------|--2-3-4----------|

A-|--------0h2--------|-----------------0-2-0-2-------|---------2-------|

E-|-------------------|-------------------------------|-----------------|

B-|-------------------|-------------------------------|-----------------|

 

G-|-1h2-----------x4-2-1-|-2---------------------4-2-1-|

D-|-----0-2-3-4----------|---2h3h4-2h3h4-2h3h4---------|

A-|-------------2--------|---------------------2-------|

E-|----------------------|-----------------------------|

B-|----------------------|-----------------------------|

 

G-|-1h2-----------x4-x7-8-|-4---2-------2-1-2-1-|-2--------------------4-|

D-|-----0-2-3-4-----------|---3-------4---------|--2h3h4-2h3h4-2h3h4-----|

A-|-------------2---------|-------0-2-----------|--------------------2---|

E-|-----------------------|---------------------|------------------------|

B-|-----------------------|---------------------|------------------------|

 

G-|-2----------4-2-|-1--2---2-x2-|-2--4---|-1--2---2-x2-|-7--4----1-|

D-|--2-3-4---------|-------------|--------|-------------|-----------|

A-|--------0h2-----|-------------|--------|-------------|-----------|

E-|----------------|-------------|--------|-------------|-----------|

B-|----------------|-------------|--------|-------------|-----------|

 

G-|-1h2-------------x4-2-1-|-2-----------4-2-1-|-1h2------------x4-2-1-|

D-|-----0-2-2--4-----------|--2-3-4------------|-----0-2-2--4----------|

A-|--------------2---------|--------0h2--------|--------------2--------|

E-|------------------------|-------------------|-----------------------|

B-|------------------------|-------------------|-----------------------|

 

G-|-2-----------4-2-1-|-1h2---------------------4-2-1-|-2---------4-2-1-|

D-|--2-3-4------------|-----0-2-0-3-0-4---------------|--2-3-4----------|

A-|--------0h2--------|-----------------0-2-0-2-------|---------2-------|

E-|-------------------|-------------------------------|-----------------|

B-|-------------------|-------------------------------|-----------------|

 

 

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