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Bass Line for "Cherub Rock" by the Smashing Pumpkins.

 

As taken from Guitar World magazine.

 

2/2 time

 

Tuning: Normal

 

E A D G

 

w= Whole Note

h= Half Note

q= Quarter Note

e= Eighth Note

s= Sixteenth Note

.= Play note for 1 & 1/2 times the value before it.

/= Slide Up

\= Slide Down

 

 

 

Pattern 1:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|----7--7-----7--7-----7--|-7--7--7-----7--7--7-----|

|-0--------0--------0-----|----------0-----------0--|

 

Pattern 2:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e q.

|-------------------------|--------------------|

|-------------------------|--------------------|

|----7--7-----7--7-----7--|-7--7--7-----7--7/--|

|-0--------0--------0-----|----------0---------|

 

Pattern 3:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|--------------------------|

|-------------------------|--------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|--------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0--0--0-----0--0--0--|-(0)-0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 4:

 

e q e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|------------------------|--------------------------|

|------------------------|--------------------------|

|------------7--7--7-----|-------------7--7--7------|

|-0--0----0-----------0--|-0--0--0--0----------(0)--|

 

Pattern 5:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7--7--7-----|-------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0--0--0-----------0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 6:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7--7--7-----|-------------------------|

|-0--0-----0-----------0--|-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|

 

Pattern 7:

 

e e e e q. e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|------------/7-----------|-------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0--0--0-----------0--|(0)-0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 8:

 

h e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5--4--2-----|-------------------------|

|----------------------5--|-5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--|

 

Pattern 9:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7--7--7-----|-------------7--7--7-(7)-|

|-0--0--0--0-----------0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 10:

 

e e q e e e e e e e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7--7-(7)----|-------------7-----------|

|-0--0--0--------------0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 11:

 

e e e e q e e e e e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------7-----------|

|-0--0--0--0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 12:

 

e e e e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0--0--0-------(0)-0--|(0)-0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 13:

 

e e e e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------------------|

|-0--0--0--0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|

 

Pattern 14:

 

h q. e e q e q q

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5\----------|-------------------------|

|----------------------5--|-5--5-----5--5----5------|

 

Pattern 15:

 

q e e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----5--5--5-----------|-------------------------|

|------------------(5)-5--|-5--5--5--5--5--5--5--5--|

 

 

Pattern 16:

 

q e e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------------------|

|-0-----0--0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|

 

Pattern 17:

 

h q. e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5\----------|-------------------2--2--|

|----------------------5--|-5--5-----5--5--5--------|

 

Pattern 18:

 

q e e e e e e e q e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|----------------2--5-----|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----------|-------------------3-----|

|----------------------3--|(3)-3-----3--3--3--------|

(rest)

 

Pattern 19:

 

q e e q e e e q e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----5--5--5-----------|-------------------2-----|

|-------------------5--5--|-5--5-----5--5--5--------|

(rest)

 

Pattern 20:

 

h e e e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|----------------2--5-----|-------------------------|

|-3-----------3-----------|-------------2--2--3--3--|

|----------------------3--|-3--3-----3--------------|

 

Pattern 21:

 

h e e e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|---------------(4)-7-----|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5-----------|-------------------2--2--|

|----------------------5--|-5--5-----5--5--5--------|

 

Pattern 22:

 

q e e q e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----------|-------------2--2--3--3--|

|-------------------3--3--|-3--3-----3--------------|

 

Pattern 23:

 

q e e q. e e q e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----5--5--------------|-------------------2-----|

|-------------3--------5--|(5)-5-----5--5--5--------|

(rest)

 

Pattern 24:

 

q e e q e e q e e q e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----3--3--|-3-----3--3--3-----3--3--|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

 

Pattern 25:

 

q e e q e e q e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------5-----------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----3--3--|-3-----3--3--------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

 

Pattern 26:

 

e e e e e e q e e e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----7-----|(7)-7--7--7--5-----------|

|-0--0--0--0----(0)-------|-------------------------|

 

Pattern 27:

 

h e e e e e e e e q e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------2--3--|-3--3--3--3--------------|

|-5-----------5--5--------|-------------3-----5--5--|

 

Pattern 28:

 

h e e e e e e e e e e q

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5--5--------|-------------------2-----|

|------------------(5)-5--|-5--5--5--5--5--5--------|

 

Pattern 29:

 

e q e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0-----0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 30:

 

h q e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5-----------|-------------------------|

|-------------------5--5--|(5)-5-----5--5--5--5--5--|

 

Pattern 31:

 

e q e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------7--7--7--7--|

|-0--0-----0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 32:

 

e q e q e e e e e e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------------------|

|-0--0-----0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--0--0--0--0--|

 

Pattern 33:

 

q e e q e e h e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----------|-------------------------|

|-------------------3--3--|(3)----------3--3--5--5--|

 

Pattern 34:

 

h e e e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----------5--5--------|-------------------2-(2)-|

|-------------------5--5--|-5--5-----5--5--5--------|

 

Pattern 35:

 

q e e e e e e e q e e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|----------------2--5-----|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----------|-------------2--2--3--3--|

|----------------------3--|-3--3-----3--------------|

 

Pattern 36:

 

q e e e e e e e q. e e e e

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-5-----5--5--5-(5)-------|-------------------2-(2)-|

|-------------------5--5--|-5--5--------5--5--------|

 

Pattern 37:

 

q e e q e e q e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-3-----3--3--3-----3--3--|-3-----3--3--------------|

|-------------------------|-------------3-----------|

 

Pattern 38:

 

e e e e q e e e e e e h

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------7-----------|-------------5-----------|

|-0--0--0--0--------0--0--|-0--0--0--0--------------|

 

Pattern 39:

 

h h q

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------------------|-------------------------|

|-7-----------------------|-------------------------|

|-------------0-----------|-0-----------------------|

(-------rest------)

 

And now playing order:

 

1 (x3) | 11 | 18 | 14 | 22 | 31 | 34

2 | 12 | 19 | 11 | 23 | 30 | 35

3 | 11 | 20 | 12 | 24 | 32 | 34

4 | 13 | 21 | 15 | 11 (x2)| 30 | 35

5 | 14 | 22 | 11 | 25 | 33 | 34

6 | 11 | 23 | 16 | 26 | 34 | 35

5 | 12 | 24 | 17 | 27 | 35 | 36

7 | 15 | 11 (x3)| 18 | 1 (x4) | 34 | 37

8 | 11 | 12 | 19 | 28 | 35 | 11 (x7)

9 | 16 | 11 | 20 | 29 | 34 | 38

10 | 17 | 13 | 21 | 30 | 35 | 39

 

 

That's it! An extremely complex song to say the least

(but what else can you expect from Billy Corgon?)

 

Anyways, have fun with it...

 

 

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