Ben Harper – Alone

published: by Maarten Tromp.

This is the bass tab for Alone by Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals from the EP Alone (1999), played by Juan Nelson.

I came across this song when watching Sandra Cianciulli on Youtube.

Music

Bass tab

This song is in 6/8 time signature.

Verse

    Em
G  |------------+------------|------------+------------|
D  |------------+------------|------------+------------|
A  |------------>a---9-------|------------+------------|
E  |0-------7---+--------a-7-|0-------7---+7-7-a---7---|
    a=10, b=11, c=12
    C                         B
G  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
D  |------------+a-a>c---a---|------------+9-9-7---9---||
A  |--------a---+----------a-|--------9---+------------||
E  |8-----------+-----------8|7-----------+------------||

Pre-chorus

Repeat last 2 bars of verse.

Chorus

    Em           C            A            G
                              __________________________
                             | 1-3                      |
G  |------------+------------|------------+------------ ||
D  |------------+------------|------------+------------*||
A  |------------+3-----------|------------+------------*||
E  |0-----------+------------|5-----------+3----------- ||
    A
    _________________________
   | 4.
G  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
D  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
A  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
E  |5-----------+------------|------------+------------||

Solo

    Em
G  --|------------+------------|------------+------------|
D  --|------------+------------|------------+------------|
A  5-|7---5-7---5-+7---5-7---5-|7---5-7---5-+7---5-7-----|
E  --|------------+------------|------------+----------7-|
    a=10, b=11, c=12
    C                         B
G  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
D  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
A  |------------+------------|------------+------------||
E  |8---7-8---7-+8---7-8---5-|7---5-7---5-+7---5-7-----||