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 #2499  by mikeohiostate
 Sat Dec 17, 2005 6:26 pm
What do they mean by 'SN BASS' such as below in the song "Dark Hollow." What do I play? What do the *'s mean?
E* F#* G* A E A * SN Bass
I'd rather be in some dark hollow
A D A
Where the sun don't ever shine
A A7 D
Then to be at home alone and knowin' that you're gone
A E A
Would cause me to lose my mind.

E* F#* * SN Bass

G* A E A
So blow your whistle freight train
A D A
Take me far on down the track
A A7 D D7
I'm going away, I'm leaving today
A E A
I'm goin', but I ain't comin' back.

I'd rather be in some dark hollow
Where the sun don't ever shine
Then to be in some big city,
In a small room, with you on my mind.

I'd rather be in some dark hollow
Where the sun don't ever shine
Then to see you another man?s darlin?
And to know that you?ll never be mine

 #2500  by ebick
 Sat Dec 17, 2005 7:25 pm
It's G#, isn't it? I'll check.

The * is pointing to the note

* SN Bass, which means play the single note in the bass.

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 #2623  by unclejay
 Mon Dec 26, 2005 12:17 am
sn= single note on on the bass

just play the notes