• Song:

    Baba O Reilly

  • Artist:

    The Who

Bass Tab
Band:  The Who
Song: Baba O’Reilly
Length: 5:07

Hello, there have been a lot of people who have made pretty awful tabs of this song to say the least.  I’m here to do The Who some justice.

(Start at 41 seconds into the song)

Played in 4/4 time
(For those of you who don’t know what this means, please don’t play an instrument)
(   I have taken the liberty of letting you know how long to give each note just so if you ever play this song you don’t butcher it  ? )			
G -------------------------------

D -------------------------------
				 Repeat 4 times
A ---------3-----1--------------   (1 second, 4 seconds)

E ---1---------------------------   (Hold this note 3 seconds)

(Drums join in)

G -------------------------------

D ---3---------------------------
				 Repeat 17 times (same note lengths as first part)
A --------3-----1---------------

E -------------------------------

(Should be around 2:10 seconds into the song)

G  -------------------------------

D  -------------------------------
					 (Rest until song reaches 2:23)
A  ------3---------3----------3--

E  -------------------------------



Repeat first and second sections alternatively 8 more times





(Rest then come back in at 3:13)

G  ------------------------3---------------------------------5---------------5---3-----------------------

D  --3-------------------------1--2--3------3--------------------------------------------1---2---------

A  ----------3------1--------------------3--------1s---3------3------1-------------1------------------

E  -------1------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


G  -------------------------------------------------------------

D  ---3---------------------------------------------------------

A  ---------3------1------------------------3------------------

E -----------------------------------1-------------1------------

(3:30 into the song)
				    
G --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

D ------------------------------------------------------------	-----------------------------1------------
								        	
A -----3------3-------1-------1-------3-------------1--------------------------------------------------

E ------------------------------------------------------------------------1-----------------------------

(3:48 into the song)

G ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

D  --------------------------------------------1--------------3----------------3---------------------

A  ------3---------1---------------------------------------------------------------------3------------

E  ------------------------------------1--------------------------------------------------------------








(4:12 into the song)

G ---------------------------------------------

D -----3--------3------------3-----------3--
						Repeat this until the song ends and you’ve 
A --3-------3----------3-------------3------	done it!   Congratulations

E ---------------------------------------------

*this tab was composed by an aspiring young bassist with a lot of talent.  To those of you looking at this tab, you are looking at the best out there*

*This is my first bass tab, if anyone is lazy and wants me to tab something, e-mail me at frenzy_mugz19@yahoo.com    Peace out*
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