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Bass Line for "Today" by the Smashing Pumpkins.

 

As taken from the pages of "Guitar for the Practising Musician."

 

4/4 time

 

Tuning: Tune 1/2 step down

 

Eb Ab Db Gb

 

 

e= Eighth Note

s= Sixteenth Note

h= Half 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 s s e s s e s s e s s

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

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

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

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

 

 

Pattern 2:

 

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

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|/4--4--4--4-\0--0--0--0--|

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

 

Pattern 3:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e e e s s

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

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

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

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

 

Pattern 4:

 

e e e e e e e e e s s e s s e s s s s s

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

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

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

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

 

Pattern 5:

 

e e e e e e e s s e e e e e e e e

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

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

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

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

> > > > > > > >

 

Pattern 6:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e s s e s s e s s s s s s

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

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

|--------------0--0--0--0-x--|-4--4-4-4--4-4-4--4-4-4-4------|

|-2--2--2--2-x---------------|--------------------------0-1--|

 

Pattern 7:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s s s s s s s s s

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

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

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

|-2-2-2-2-x-------2-2-|-4-4-4-4/11-11/12-11/12-11/12-11/12-|

 

Pattern 8:

 

e e e e e e e s s e s s e s s e s s s s s

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

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

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

|-12--12--12--12\7--7--7--7-0-|-5--5-5-5--5-5-5--5-5-5-5/12--|

 

 

Pattern 9:

 

e e e e e e e s s e e e e e e s s e

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

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

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

|-12--12--12--12-\7--7--7--7-7--|-9--9--9--9--9--9--9-9-9\--|

 

Pattern 10:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s

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

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

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

|-2--2--2--2-x---------------|-0--0--0--0--------------0-1--|

 

Pattern 11:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s

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

|----------------------------|-------2-----------------------|

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

|-2--2--2--2-x---------------|-0--0-----0--0-----------0--1--|

 

Pattern 12:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e e e s s s s s s s s s s

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

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

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

|-2-2-2-2-x-------2-3--|-4-4-4-4/11-11/12-11/12-11/12-11/12--|

 

Pattern 13:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e s s e e e e

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

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

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

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

 

Pattern 14:

 

e e e e e e e e e s s e e e e s s e

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|-4--4-4-4--4-\0--0--0-0--0--|

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

 

 

Pattern 15:

 

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

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

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

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

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

 

Pattern 16:

 

e e e e e e e s s

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

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

|-4--4--4--4--4--4--4-------|

|----------------------0-1--|

 

 

Pattern 17:

 

e e e s s e e e s s e e e e e e e s s

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

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

|---------------0--0--0--0-x--|-4--4--4--4--4--4--4------|

|-2--2--2--2-x----------------|---------------------0-1--|

 

 

Pattern 18:

 

e e e s s e e e s s

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

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

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

|-2--2--2--2-x----------------|

 

 

Pattern 19:

 

e e e e e e e e e s s e s s e s s e s s

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|-4--4-4-4--4-4-0--0-0-0--0-2--|

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

 

Pattern 20:

 

e e e e e e e e e s s e s s s s s s s s s

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|-4--4-4-4--4-4-0-0-0-0-0-0-2--|

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

 

 

Pattern 21:

 

e e e e e e e e e e e e e s s s s s

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|-4--4--4--4--0--0-0-0-0-2--|

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

 

 

Pattern 22:

 

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

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

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

|-------------2--2--2--2--|-4--4--4--4--0--0--0--2--|

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

 

Pattern 23:

 

h.

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

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

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

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

 

 

playing order:

 

Intro: (no bass) 4 bars

Pattern 1 (x2)

Pattern 2

Pattern 3

Rest: 4 bars

Pattern 4

Pattern 5

Pattern 6

Pattern 6

Pattern 6

Pattern 7

Pattern 8

Rest: 4 bars

Pattern 8

Pattern 9

Pattern 10

Pattern 11

Pattern 10

Pattern 12

Pattern 13

Pattern 13

Pattern 14

Pattern 15

Pattern 16

Pattern 17

Rest: 4 bars

Pattern 17

Pattern 18

Pattern 19

Pattern 20

Pattern 21

Pattern 22

Pattern 23

 

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