Slash – Promise tab ver. 3


  Slash - Promise Feat. Chris Cornell


  The tuning of this song is strange, all strings are tuned up by about a quarter.


  * - Palm mute          b - Bend


  Bass intro

|-------------------------| |-------------------------| |-------------------------| |-------------------------| |--6---3---3---6---5~-----| |-------------------------|
Intro (Guitar kicks in)
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--------------5-8-5--------------5---3-----------5---5b6rb--------5------------| |--6-6-5-----6-------6-8-6----3-6---6---6-----3-6---6-------6----6---6-8-5---5--| |--4-4-3--/8----------------5-------------5-4------------------6-----------7----|
Intro riff plays an octave higher on second time..
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------8-10-8---------------8---6-----------8---8b9r8--------8-----------------| |-----8--------8-10-8----5-8---8---8-----5-8---8-------8----8---8-10-7---7-5~~--| |--10------------------7-------------7-6------------------8------------9--------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Verse 1, listen for timing and rhythm on these chords
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--5--5--5--5-5-5-5--5-5--5--5--5-5-5--5-5-5--5--5--5-5-5-5--5-8-8-8-8----------| |--6--6--6--6-6-6-6--6-6--6--6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6--6--6-6-6-6--6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--| |--8--8--8--8-8-8-8--8-5--5--5--5-5-5--5-5-4--4--4--4-4-4-4--4-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7--|
This is played over the top of the guitar during the 3rd run through of the verse, listen for it
|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------8--------------------10--------------------9-------------8-------6----| |-----8----8-----8----8----8----8-----8----8----8-----8----8----8----8---8---7---7--| |--10---10---------10---10---10---------10---10----10--------10----8-------8--------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
Chorus, listen for strumming pattern.
|--------------------------| |--------------------------| |--3----5---------8--------| |--3----5----6----8---5----| x2 |--1----3----6----6---5----| |------------4--------3----|
Plays second part of intro after chorus.
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------8-10-8---------------8---6-----------8---8b9r8--------8-----------------| |-----8--------8-10-8----5-8---8---8-----5-8---8-------8----8---8-10-7---7-5~~--| |--10------------------7-------------7-6------------------8------------9--------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
verse plays only twice this time before chorus. Chorus 2
|--------------------------| |--------------------------| |--3----5---------8--------| |--3----5----6----8---5----| x2 |--1----3----6----6---5----| |------------4--------3----|
Solo
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |---------------------------------------------------------6b8--6-5-6-5-6-5---5-----| |--------------------------------------------------5--7-5------------------7---7b9-| |-------3b5--5b6--3-5---3-------3---3h5-3--5-3-5/7---------------------------------| |--3b5----------------5-----3-5---5------------------------------------------------| |----------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Play this fast....... |----------------10-------------13-10-------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------10-13-----------------------10-12----10---------11-10-11-10----10-11-13-| |--7-6-7-7/12b14----------12b14-------10b12--12-------12------12-14-------------12----------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
.....Fast playing continues................................................
|------------------------------8--13--12-13-12-10-12----------------------------------------| |----10-11-10----10-13--8-10-11----------------------13--13-15-13--15-13-15--13b15r13-------| |--12---------12----------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Play verse again with low distortion.
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |--5--5--5--5-5-5-5--5-5--5--5--5-5-5--5-5-5--5--5--5-5-5-5--5-8-8-8-8----------| x2 |--6--6--6--6-6-6-6--6-6--6--6--6-6-6--6-6-6--6--6--6-6-6-6--6-8-8-8-8-8-8-8-8--| |--8--8--8--8-8-8-8--8-5--5--5--5-5-5--5-5-4--4--4--4-4-4-4--4-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-7--|
Final Chorus.
|--------------------------| |--------------------------| |--3----5---------8--------| |--3----5----6----8---5----| x4 |--1----3----6----6---5----| |------------4--------3----|
Outro.
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |----------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |---------5-8-5--------------5---3-----------5---5b6rb--------5--------------------| |-------6-------6-8-6----3-6---6---6-----3-6---6-------6----6---6-8-5---5----------| |----/8----------------5-------------5-4------------------6-----------7------------|
|-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------8-10-8---------------8---6-----------8---8b9r8--------8-----------------| |-----8--------8-10-8----5-8---8---8-----5-8---8-------8----8---8-10-7---7-5~~--| |--10------------------7-------------7-6------------------8------------9--------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------| |-------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Have not seen many tabs around for this song and its my favourite one from Slash's album so i hope it helps you, if you have any questions, email me at christophmac@hotmail.co.uk.
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