ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE (Bassline) As recorded by The Beatles (From the 1967 Album MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR) Words and Music by John Lennon & Paul McCartney Transcribed by Slowhand Gtr I (E A D G) - 'Paul McCartney - Bass' Intro Pre-Verse Q=106(8=s8) 4/4 3/4 4/4 3/4 Gtr I Wx5 W W W |------------||--------|----------|------| |------------||--------|----------|------| |------------||--------|----------|------| |------------||--------|----------|------| 4/4 3/4 W W W W |----------|----------|----------|------|| |----------|----------|----------|------|| |----------|----------|----------|------|| |----------|----------|----------|------|| 1st & 2nd Verses 4/4 3/4 4/4 3/4 H H H E E H H H E E ||------------|----------|-----------|----------| ||o-5----4----|----------|-5----4----|----------| ||o-----------|-7----5-7-|-----------|-7----5-7-| ||------------|----------|-----------|----------| 4/4 3/4 H H Q. E E E E E Q Q Q Q E E Q E E |-----------|----------------|-------------|--------------|| |-7----5----|-4----2---------|-------------|-------------o|| |-----------|--------5-3-2-3-|-5--5--3--3--|-2-3-5--5-7--o|| |-----------|----------------|-------------|--------------|| Chorus 4/4 |-3-| H H H E E E E E +H H |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-5----7----|----------5-7-5-|-(5)----7----| |-----------|-5----5-7-------|-------------| |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-3-| Q Q E E E E E +Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q |----7------------|-----------------|----9\-----7\--|-------------| |-----------5-7-5-|-(5)--5--9-9-9-9-|---------------|-------------| |-5-----5-7-------|-----------------|-7------5------|-3--3--5--5--| |-----------------|-----------------|---------------|-------------| Guitar Solo 2/4 4/4 3/4 4/4 3/4 Q E E Q Q Q Q Q Q E E Q Q Q Q Q Q E E |--------||-------------|-----------|-------------|------------| |-5------||-5--5--4--4--|-----------|-5--5--4--4--|------------| |----5-7-||-------------|-7--7--5-7-|-------------|-7--7--5-7--| |--------||-------------|-----------|-------------|------------| 4/4 3/4 Q Q Q Q H E E E E Q Q Q Q E E Q E E |-------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|| |-7--7--5--5--|-4------------|-------------|-------------|| |-------------|------5-3-2-3-|-5--5--3--3--|-2-3-5--5-7--|| |-------------|--------------|-------------|-------------|| Chorus 4/4 |-3-| H H H E E E E E +H H |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-5----7----|----------5-7-5-|-(5)----7----| |-----------|-5----5-7-------|-------------| |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-3-| Q Q E E E E E +Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q |----7\------------|-----------------|----9\-----7\--|-------------| |------------5-7-5-|-(5)--5--9-9-9-9-|---------------|-------------| |-5------5-7-------|-----------------|-7------5------|-3--3--5--5--| |------------------|-----------------|---------------|-------------| 3rd Verse 2/4 4/4 3/4 4/4 3/4 Q E E H H H E E H H H E E |--------||-----------|----------|-----------|-----------| |-5------||-5----4----|----------|-5----4----|-----------| |----5-7-||-----------|-7----5-7-|-----------|-7----5-7--| |--------||-----------|----------|-----------|-----------| 4/4 3/4 H H H E E E E Q Q Q Q E E Q E E |-----------|--------------|-------------|-------------|| |-7----5----|-4------------|-------------|-------------|| |-----------|------5-3-2-3-|-5--5--3--3--|-2-3-5--5-7--|| |-----------|--------------|-------------|-------------|| Chorus 4/4 |-3-| H H H E E E E E +H H |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-5----7----|----------5-7-5-|-(5)----7----| |-----------|-5----5-7-------|-------------| |-----------|----------------|-------------| |-3-| Q Q E E E E E +Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q |----7\------------|-----------------|----9\-----7\--|-------------| |------------5-7-5-|-(5)--5--9-9-9-9-|---------------|-------------| |-5------5-7-------|-----------------|-7------5------|-3--3--5--5--| |------------------|-----------------|---------------|-------------| 2/4 4/4 |-3-| Q E E Q Q Q Q Q Q E E E E E +Q Q Q Q |--------|-------------|-----------------|---------------| |-5------|-5--5--7--7--|-----------5-7-5-|-(5)--5--7--7--| |----5-7-|-------------|-5--5--5-7-------|---------------| |--------|-------------|-----------------|---------------| |-3-| Q Q E E E E E +Q Q E E E E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q |----7\------------|-----------------|----9\-----7\--|-------------| |------------5-7-5-|-(5)--5--9-9-9-9-|---------------|-------------| |-5------5-7-------|-----------------|-7------5------|-3--3--5--5--| |------------------|-----------------|---------------|-------------| Outro 2/4 4/4 Q E E Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E |--------||--------------|--------------|--------------| |-5------||-5--5---------|-5--5---------|-5--5---------| |----5-7-||-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-| |--------||--------------|--------------|--------------| Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E 4x ||---------------|--------------|--------------|----------------|| ||o-5--5---------|-5--5---------|-5--5---------|-5--5----------o|| ||o-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7--o|| ||---------------|--------------|--------------|----------------|| Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E Q Q Q E E |--------------|--------------|--------------*| |-5--5---------|-5--5---------|-5--5---------*| |-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-|-------5--5-7-*| |--------------|--------------|--------------*| Duration Legend --------------- W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura + - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration) Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the duration for. Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests. Multi- bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for. Low melody durations appear below the staff Tablature Legend ---------------- h - hammer-on p - pull-off b - bend pb - pre-bend r - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately) /\ - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere") s - legato slide S - shift slide - natural harmonic [n] - artificial harmonic n(n) - tapped harmonic ~ - vibrato tr - trill T - tap TP - trem. picking PM - palm muting \n/ - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip \n - tremolo bar down n/ - tremolo bar up /n\ - tremolo bar inverted dip = - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls <> - volume swell (louder/softer) x - on rhythm slash represents muted slash o - on rhythm slash represents single note slash Misc Legend ----------- | - bar || - double bar ||o - repeat start o|| - repeat end *| - double bar (ending) : - bar (freetime) $ - Segno & - Coda Tempo markers - = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths
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