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My Generation – bass tab

My Generation | bass tab
By The Who
>From My Generation, 1965
Written by Pete Townshend (c)1965 TRO-Devon Music, Inc.

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

[intro]

  G5            G5/F          G5            G5/F 
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------------|
|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--0h|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------------|

[1st verse]

  G5                                G5                G5/F
  People try to...                 (Talkin' 'bout my  generation)
|----------------|----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-5-5-5-0h5-5-5--|-3-3-3-3-3-5-5--|-5--5-----5----5-|-5\3--3--3-3-0--3h|
|----------------|----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|----------------|----------------|-----------------|------------------|

  G5                                G5            G5/F
|----------------|----------------|-------------|---------------|
|-5-5-5-3h5-5-5--|-3---3-3-3-5-5--|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--0h|
|----------------|----------------|-------------|---------------|
|----------------|----------------|-------------|---------------|

  G                                 G             G/F
|----------------|----------------|-------------|------------------|
|-5-5-5-0h5-5-5--|-3-3-3-3-3-5-5--|-5--5--5--5--|-5\3--3--3-3-0--3h|
|----------------|----------------|-------------|------------------|
|----------------|----------------|-------------|------------------|

  G                                G             G/F
|----------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5-5-5-3h5-5-5--|-3--3-3-3-5-5--|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|
|----------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|
|----------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|

[1st chorus]
  G     Gsus4   G7/F  Gsus4/F G     Gsus4    G7/F   Gsus4/F
|-------------|-------------|--------------|----------------|
|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|-5--5--5--5-5-|-3--3-3-3-3-0-3-|
|-------------|-------------|--------------|----------------|
|-------------|-------------|--------------|----------------|

[2nd Verse]

   G                        G             G/F         x4
||-------------|----------|-------------|-------------||
||-5-----------|----------|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--||
||-------------|----------|-------------|-------------||
||-------------|----------|-------------|-------------||

[2nd chorus]
  G     Gsus4   G7/F  Gsus4/F   G     Gsus4   G7/F  Gsus4/F
|-------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5--5--5-5-5-|-3--3--3-3-3-3-|-5--5--5-5-5-|-3--3--3-3-3-|
|-------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|
|-------------|---------------|-------------|-------------|

[solo]

  G5                              G5    G6      G7    G6
|---3-5^--5-3----|-3------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5-----------5--|----5-3---3---|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|
|----------------|--------5---5-|-------------|-------------|
|----------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|

  G5                             G5    G6      G7    G6
|----------------|-------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5-5-3----------|------3--4---|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|
|-------5-5-3--1^|--/5---------|-------------|-------------|
|----------------|-3-----------|-------------|-------------|

  G5                                G5    G6      G7    G6
|---3-5^--3-3-3--|----------------|-------------|-------------|
|-5--------------|-5-3---3--------|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--3--|
|----------------|-----5---5\3-1--|-------------|-------------|
|----------------|----------------|-------------|-------------|

  G5                                  G5    G6      G7    G6
|--------------------|--------------|-------3-----|---------------|
|-5-5-5-5-5-3--3-3-0-|--------------|-5--5-----5--|-3--3--2-2-2-2-|
|--------------------|-3--3--1------|-------------|---------------|
|--------------------|----------1-1-|-------------|---------------|

  G5    Gsus4   G7/F   Gsus4/F   G5    Gsus4   G7/F  Gsus4/F
|-------------|----------------|-------------|------------|
|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3-3-3-3-3-3-|-5--5--5--5--|-3--3--3--0-|
|-------------|----------------|-------------|------------|
|-------------|----------------|-------------|------------|

[3rd verse]

   A5                 A5            A5/G        x4
||--------|---------|-------------|-------------||
||-7------|---------|-7--7--7--7--|-5--5--5--5--||
||--------|---------|-------------|-------------||
||--------|---------|-------------|-------------||

[3rd chorus]
  A5            Asus4/G      A                Asus4/G
|-------------|------------|----------------|----------------|
|-7--7--7-7-7-|-5--5--5--5-|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-|-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|
|-------------|------------|----------------|----------------|
|-------------|------------|----------------|----------------|

  A5            Asus4/G       A                Asus4/G
|-------------|-------------|----------------|----------------|
|-7--7--7-7-7-|-5--5--5--5--|-7--7-7-7-7-7-7-|-5--5-5-5-5-7-7-|
|-------------|-------------|----------------|----------------|
|-------------|-------------|----------------|----------------|

  Bb5             Bb5/Ab        Bb5           Bb5/Ab
|---------------|-------------|-------------|------------|
|-8--8--8-8-8-8-|-6--6--6--6--|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6--6--6-|
|---------------|-------------|-------------|------------|
|---------------|-------------|-------------|------------|

[4th verse]

   Bb5                   Bb5           Bb5/Ab      x2
||----------|----------|-------------|-------------||
||-8--------|----------|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6--6--6--||
||----------|----------|-------------|-------------||
||----------|----------|-------------|-------------||

  Bb5                   Bb    Bbsus4  Bb7/Ab Bbsus4/Ab
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|
|-8\6------|----------|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6--6--6--|
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|

  Bb5                   Bb    Bbsus4  Bb7/Ab Bbsus4/Ab
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|
|-8--------|----------|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6--6--6--|
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|
|----------|----------|-------------|-------------|

[4th chorus]
  Bb             Bbsus4/Ab       Bb            Bbsus4/Ab
|--------------|---------------|-------------|----------------|
|-8--8--8-8-8--|-6--6--6-6-6-6-|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6-6-6-6-6-6-|
|--------------|---------------|-------------|----------------|
|--------------|---------------|-------------|----------------|

  Bb            Bbsus4/Ab     Bb            Bbsus4/Ab
|-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------|
|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6--6--6--|-8--8--8--8--|-6--6-6-6-6-8-9-|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------|
|-------------|-------------|-------------|----------------|

[outro]

  C           Csus4/Bb    C                Csus4/Bb
|-----------|-----------|----------------|------------|
|-10--------|-8-------8-|-10--8----------|------------|
|-----------|------10---|--------10--9---|-8--6-------|
|-----------|-----------|----------------|-------8--6-|

  C          Csus4/Bb        C              Csus4/Bb
|----------|---------------|--------------|----8---------------|
|-----10-8-|---------------|--------8--10-|--------10-8------8h|
|----------|-10--9--8------|-8--10--------|-------------10-10--|
|-8--------|-----------11--|--------------|--------------------|

  C           Csus4/Bb        C                      C/Bb
|-----------|---------------|---------------|---------------|
|-10------8-|-----10--8-----|-10--10--8-----|-10--8---------|
|------10---|------------10-|------------10-|--------10--8--|
|-----------|---------------|---------------|---------------|

  C             C/Bb           C/Bb                   C/Bb 
|-------------|--------------|--------------|-----------------|
|-10--8-------|--------------|----10--8-----|-----------------|
|-------10--9-|-8------------|-----------10-|-8---8-8-8-8-8-8-|
|-------------|----11--10--9-|-8------------|-----------------|

  C                C/Bb   C               C/Bb
|-------8----|-----10---|------8----|-----10----|
|-10------10-|-8------8-|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|
|------------|----------|-----------|-----------|
|------------|----------|-----------|-----------|

  C                 C/Bb        C           C/Bb
  Talkin' 'bout my generation... 
|----------8------|-----------|------8----|------10---|
|-10------------10|-8-----8---|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|
|-----------------|-----10----|-----------|-----------|
|-----------------|-----------|-----------|-----------|
  C           C/Bb       C              C/Bb
|-----------|-----------|--------------|-------10---|
|-10---8----|-----------|-10--8-----10-|-8--------8-|
|--------10-|-8---------|-------10-----|------------|
|-----------|------11-8-|--------------|------------|

  C           C/Bb        C           C/Bb       
|------8----|-----------|------8----|-----------|
|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|
|-----------|------10---|-----------|------10---|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|

  C           C/Bb        C           C/Bb        C
|------8----|-----------|------8----|-----------|---------|
|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|-10-----10-|-8-------8-|-10------|
|-----------|------10---|-----------|------10---|---------|
|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|---------|

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

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