Band : Tool
Album: Ænima
Track: 13
Song : Ænema

Part : Bass
Tuning: drop D

Tabbed: Nolan Venhola (updated by Brad Haczynski 12/17/02)
Email : thedad2000@aol.com
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Legend

nh - natural harmonic

ph - pinch harmonic

pm - palm mute

x - muted string

h - hammer on

p - pull off

\\ - slide down

// - slide up

b - bend

~~ - vibrato

<7>- natural harmonic

x/// - pick scrape (directions same as slide)


 
*rest for breathing and 4 bars of guitar*
 
(0:14)
 
g---------------------
d--------0h2----------
a--------------------- x4
d--2p0-2-----0-2p0-2--
 
(0:21)
 
g|---4---4-------4---4-------|-4---4-------4---4---------
d|*--2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2-------|-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-4p0---
a|*--------------------------|---------------------------
d|---------------------------|---------------------------
 
g---7---7-------7---7-------|-7---7-------7---7---------|
d---5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0h5p0-|-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-4p0--*|
a---------------------------|--------------------------*| x2
d---------------------------|---------------------------|
 
(0:37)
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------
d---------------------------|---------------------------
a---------------------------|---------------------------
d---2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-|-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-4p0---
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------
d---------------------------|---------------------------
a---------------------------|---------------------------
d---5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-|-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-4p0---
 
g--------------------------|--------------------------
d--------------------------|--------------------------
a--------------------------|--------------------------
d--2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-|-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-4p0--
 
g--------------------------|--------------------------------------
d--------------------------|--------------------------------------
a--------------------------|--------------------------------------
d--5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-|-10-10-10-10-10-10-12-12-12-12-12-12--
 
(0:53)
 
g-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
a-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--5--0--|--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--3--0--
 
g-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
a-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--5--0--|--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--10-0--
 
g---------------------
d---------------------
a--------------------- x4
d---7-7---7--7-7-7----
 
(1:17)
 
g|---------------------------|---------------------------
d|*--------0-----------0-----|-------0-----------0-------
a|*--------------------------|---------------------------
d|---2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-|-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-4p0---
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------|
d---------0-----------0-----|-------0-----------0------*|
a---------------------------|--------------------------*| x2
d---5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-|-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-4p0---|
 
(1:33)
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------
d---------------------------|---------------------------
a---------------------------|---------------------------
d---2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-|-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-2p0-4p0---
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------
d---------------------------|---------------------------
a---------------------------|---------------------------
d---5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-|-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-5p0-4p0---
 
saw this live. Hard to hear on album version. 
 
g--16-16-16-16-16---|--14-14-14-14-14---
d--14-14-14-14-14---|--12-12-12-12-12---
a-------------------|-------------------
d-------------------|-------------------
 
g--12-12-12-12-12---|--7---7--------------------
d--10-10-10-10-10---|--5p0-5-5-—-0-0-2p0-0------
a-------------------|---------------------------
d-------------------|---------------------------
 
(1:49)
 
g-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
a-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------
d--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--5--0--|--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--3--0--
 
g-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------
d-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------
a-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------
d--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--5--0--|--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx--2-x-xxx-10-10-10-12-12-12--
 
(2:05)
 
g---------------------------|---------------------------
d---------------------------|---------------------------
a---------------------------|--------------------------- x3
d--0-0-0-0-0-0-10-10-10-12--|-2-2-2-2-2-2-10-10-10-12---
 
g--------------------------
d--------------------------
a--------------------------
d--0-0-0-0-0-0-10-10-10-12-
 
left hand ONLY
 
g-------------------------------
d-------------------------------
a------------------------------- x8
d--h2p0-h2p0h2p0-h2p0-h2p0h2p0--
 
(2:35) "Some say a comet..."
 
g-------------------------------
d-------------------------------
a------------------------------- x8
d--h2p0-h2p0h2p0-h2p0-h2p0h2p0--
 
 
steady tremelo picking
(2:51)
                         x4                         x4
g|--------------------------|--------------------------|
d|--------------------------|--------------------------|
a|--------------------------|--------------------------| (x2)
d|--22222222222222222222222-|-55555555555555555555555--|
 
g--------------------------|--------------------------
d--------------------------|--------------------------
a--------------------------|---------------------555--
d--22222222222222222222222-|-5555555555555555555------
 
 
 
(3:38) Guitar solo
                      x3
g-----------------------|-------------------------
d-----------------------|--------------------0h2--
a-----------------------|----------------0h2------
d--2-2---2--2-2-2---2-2-|-2-2---2--2-2-2----------
 
He uses distortion here live, but not on album.
 
                      x3
g--7-7---7--7-7-7---7-7-|-7-7---7--7--------------
d--5-5---5--5-5-5---5-5-|-5-5---5--5-2p0-2p0------
a-----------------------|--------------------2p0--
d-----------------------|-------------------------
 
                                              x2
g---------------------|-----------------------|-------------------------
d---------------------|-----------------------|--------------------0h2--
a---------------------|-----------------------|----------------0h2------
d--2-2---2--2-/5--2-2-|--5p2---2--2-5p2---2-2-|-0p2---2--2-0p2----------
 
 
distortion here...if you choose
                      x3
g--7-7---7--7-7-7---7-7-|-7-7---7--7--------------
d--5-5---5--5-5-5---5-5-|-5-5---5--5-2h4-2p0------
a-----------------------|--------------------2p0--
d-----------------------|-------------------------
 
(4:09)
 
g--------------------------
d--------------------------
a-------------------------- x4
d--22222222222222222222222-
 
(4:17) "Fuck L. Ron Hubbard..."
                         x4                         x4
g|--------------------------|--------------------------|
d|--------------------------|--------------------------|
a|--------------------------|--------------------------| (x3)
d|--55555555555555555555555-|-22222222222222222222222--|
 
(5:03)
 
g-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
a--10--10-10--10--10--10--|--12---12-12--12--12--12--|--15---15-15--15--15--15--
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
 
g-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
a--14---14-14--14--14--14-|--14---14-14--14--14--14--|--12---12-12--12--12--12--
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
 
g-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
a--10--10-10--10--10--10--|--12---12-12--12--12--12--|--14---14-14--14--14--14--
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
 
g-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
a--12---12-12--12--12--12-|--15---15-15--15--15--15--|--14---14-14-/15--15--15--
d-------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------
 
g-------------------------|--------------------------|-------------------------
d—------------------------|--------------------------|-------------------------
a--14---14-14--14--14--14-|--12---12-12--12--12--12--|--10--10-10--10--10--10--
d-------------------------|--------------------------|-------------------------
 
g-------------------
d-------------------
a---9-------\\\-----
d-------------------
 
(5:37)
 
g|---------------------------------------------------
d|*--------------------------------------------------
a|*--------------------------------------------------
d|--222-222-222-000-000-000-555-555-555-000-000-000--
 
g-------------------------------------|
d------------------------------------*|
a--9-------9--9--9---9-------9--9--9-*| x4
d--9--9-9--9--9--9---9--9-9--9--9--9--|
 
g-------------------------------------
d-------------------------------------
a--9-------9--9--9---9-------9--9--9--
d--9--9-9--9--9--9---9--9-9--9--9--9--
 
(6:12) w/ distortion
 
hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey hey
(this is played starting with the 1st hey, then every 3rd thereafter)
 
g-----------
d--9--------
a--9-------- x8
d--9--------
 
(6:27)
                x3
g------------------|------------
d--9---------9--9--|--9---------
a--9--9-9-9--9--9--|--9---------
d--9--9-9-9--9--9--|--9---------