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25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard

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25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard

25 Top Rock Bass Songs

25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard

Hal Leonard is presenting a new series of books called the Tab+ series. The Tab+ series books not only provide accurate notation and tab for each song, but also gives a brief history, how each particular tone was established, and the technique used for the song. For example, looking at the classic “The Boys Are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzy, the album that the song was released on is noted, in addition to how high it went on the charts and other interesting facts. The gear that Phil Lynott used for the song in order to get his tone is well described as is the technique that Phil used as a bass player. Being that Phil was a pick-style player, 25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard describes the picking pattern that Phil used. Details like this are well written for each song. All of the details are noted in the Performance Notes located at the beginning of the publication.

Each song in 25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard also contains clear and concise tab, notation, lyrics, chords changes, artists and album that the song is transcribed from. The 25 rock tunes range from Paul Simon to Tool, giving you a broad vocabulary in the rock genre. Transcriptions are great, but the new Tab+ series book, 25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard gives you more than than. Going through this book will give you a broader bass vocabulary in not only the rock genre, but inspirational ideas for other genres. Check out  25 Top Rock Bass Songs from Hal Leonard!


  • Another One Bites The Dust
  • Around The World
  • Blurred Lines
  • The Boys Are Back In Town
  • Dazed And Confused
  • Dragula
  • Freewill
  • Hey Joe
  • The Joker
  • Josie
  • Lights Out
  • London Calling
  • My Generation
  • Rats
  • Roundabout
  • Schism
  • Shy Boy
  • Sledgehammer
  • Spirits In The Material World
  • Strange Brew
  • Sweet Emotion
  • Whipping Post
  • Would?
  • You Can Call Me Al
  • Young Lust

About Hal Leonard Corporation
Founded in 1947, Hal Leonard Corporation is the world’s largest music print publisher and digital content provider, producing songbooks, sheet music, educational publications, reference books, DVDs, tech products, magazines, eBooks, digital sheet music, apps and more. In its more than 200,000 available publications and products, the company represents many of the world’s best known and most respected publishers, artists, songwriters and arrangers. Hal Leonard is headquartered in Milwaukee, WI and also has domestic offices in Winona, MN; New York; and Nashville; and offices abroad in Australia, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Visit online at

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