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These transcriptions have all been done for gigs/personal research or requests from private students. Most are note-for-note transcriptions of bass parts, some are chord charts and others are a combination of the two.

Transcriptions are filed alphabetically by first name.

ABBA – Chiquitita
ABBA – Dancing Queen
ABBA – Does Your Mother Know
ABBA – Fernando
ABBA – Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
ABBA – Honey Honey
ABBA – Knowing Me, Knowing You
ABBA – Lay All Your Love On Me
ABBA – Mamma Mia
ABBA – Money Money Money
ABBA – Thank You For The Music
ABBA – The Winner Takes It All
ABBA – Voulez Vous
ABBA – Waterloo
AC/DC – You Shook Me All Night Long
Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Amy Winehouse – Rehab
Andy Williams – Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Arctic Monkeys – Fluorescent Adolescent
Arctic Monkeys – I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor
Arctic Monkeys – Teddy Picker
Aretha Franklin – I Say A Little Prayer

The Beatles – Help
The Beatles – I Saw Her Standing There
Ben E King – Stand By Me
Beyoncé – Deja Vu
Blink 182 – All The Small Things
Blink 182 – First Date
Bob Marley & The Wailers – Is This Love
Bombay Bicycle Club – Always Like This
Bon Jovi – Livin’ On A Prayer
Bon Jovi – You Give Love a Bad Name
Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
Bruno Mars – Just The Way You Are (Live)
Bruno Mars – Locked Out Of Heaven
Bruno Mars – Runaway Baby

Candi Staton – Young Hearts Run Free
Cee Lo Green – Forget You
Chaka Khan – Our Love’s In Danger
Chaka Khan – So Naughty
The Clash – I Fought The Law
Clean Bandit – Rather Be
Coldplay – In My Place
Coldplay – Yellow
Commodores – Easy
Corinne Bailey Rae – Put Your Records On
Crowded House – Weather With You

D’Angelo – Send It On (live)
David Bowie – Absolute Beginners
David Bowie – China Girl
David Bowie – Let’s Dance
David Gray – Babylon
Diana Ross – I’m Coming Out
Dire Straits – Sultans of Swing
Dolly Parton – 9 to 5
Donny Hathaway – Love Love Love
Donny Hathaway – This Christmas
Donny Hathaway – What’s Going On
Duffy – Warwick Avenue

Elton John – Rocket Man
Erykah Badu – Rimshot (Intro)
Everything Everything – Cough Cough

Fall Out Boy – Dance, Dance
Fall Out Boy – Sugar, We’re Goin Down
Fall Out Boy – This Ain’t a Scene, It’s an Arms Race
The Fearless Flyers – Ace of Aces
The Feeling – Never be Lonely
Fleetwood Mac – Don’t Stop
Fleetwood Mac – Go Your Own Way
Fontella Bass – Rescue Me
Foo Fighters – Best Of You
Foo Fighters – Learn To Fly
Foo Fighters – No Way Back
Foo Fighters – Times Like These
Frankie Valli – December 1963 (Oh What A Night!)
Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out
Fratellis – Chelsea Dagger
The Fray – How to Save a Life

Gary Numan – Music for Chameleons
Green Day – 21 Guns
Green Day – Basket Case
Green Day – Longview
Green Day – Minority
Green Day – Warning

Harvey Mason – Phantazia
Huey Lewis and The News – The Power of Love

Jackson 5 – I’ll Be There
The Jam – Start!
James Bay – Hold Back The River
James Taylor – You’ve Got a Friend
Jamiroquai – Runaway
Jet – Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Justin Timberlake – Can’t Stop The Feeling!

Kaiser Chiefs – I Predict a Riot
Kenny Loggins – Footloose
Killers – All These Things That I Have Done
Killers – Mr Brightside
Killers – Somebody Told Me
Kings Of Leon – Manhattan
Kings Of Leon – Revelry
Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire
Kings of Leon – Use Somebody
Kirk Franklin – Brighter Day
The Kooks – Naive
Kool & The Gang – Celebration

LaBelle – Lady Marmalade
Led Zeppelin – Good Times, Bad Times
Lenny Kravitz – Stop Draggin’ Around
Limp Bizkit – My Way
Lionel Richie – All Night Long
Lionel Richie – Dancing On The Ceiling
Little Beaver – I Can Dig It Baby
Luther Vandross – She’s A Super Lady
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama

McFadden & Whitehead – Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now
Madness – Baggy Trousers
Madness – My Girl
Madonna – Like A Prayer
Maroon 5 – Harder To Breathe
Maroon 5 – This Love
Martha Reeves – Dancing In The Street
The Mars Volta – The Widow
The Meters – Funkify Your Life
Me’shell Ndegeocello – I’m Diggin’ You (Like An Old Soul Record)
Me’shell Ndegeocello – Shoot n Up And Gett n High
Me’shell Ndegeocello – The Way
Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
Michael Jackson – Burn This Disco Out
Michael Jackson – Get On The Floor
Michael Jackson – Thriller
Michael McDonald – I Keep Forgettin’ (Every Time You’re Near)Youtube Playalong
Monkees – Daydream Believer
Mumford and Sons – The Cave
Muse – Muscle Museum
Muse – Supermassive Black Hole
Muse – Time Is Running Out
Mystery Jets – Hideaway
Mystery Jets – Young Love

No Doubt – Don’t Speak

The O’Jays – Back Stabbers
Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay

Paramore – Fences
Paramore – That’s What You Get
Pat Metheny – Bright Size Life
Paul Simon – Graceland
Paul Young – I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down
Philip Bailey – Easy Lover
Police – Message In a Bottle
Police – Roxanne

Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Queen – Don’t Stop Me Now  Youtube Playalong
Queen – I Want to Break Free
Queen – Killer Queen
Queen – We Are The Champions

The Raconteurs – Steady As She Goes
Radiohead – Paranoid Android
Rage Against The Machine – Calm Like A Bomb
Rage Against The Machine – People Of The Sun
Rascal Flatts – Bless The Broken Road
Razorlight – America
Razorlight – Golden Touch
Razorlight – In The Morning
The Real Thing – You To Me Are Everything
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Around the World
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Californication
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Can’t Stop
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Dani California
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Snow (Hey Oh)
Rihanna – Umbrella
Robbie Williams – Angels
Rod Stewart – Maggie May

Sade – Smooth Operator
Shawn Mendes – Stitches
Simon & Garfunkel – The Only Living Boy in New York
The Smiths – Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now
Stereophonics – Dakota
Sting – It’s Probably Me
The Strokes – Juicebox
The Strokes – Reptilia

Teena Marie – Square Biz
The Temptations – My Girl
Tina Turner – Proud Mary
Tom Misch – South of the River
Tool – Vicarious
Toto – Africa

Vulfpeck – Back Pocket
Vulfpeck – Dean Town

Wham! – Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
Whitney Houston – I Wanna Dance With Somebody

Holiday Specials
Brenda Lee – Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree
Donny Hathaway – This Christmas
Jackson 5 – Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Jackson 5 – Up On The House Top
Mariah Carey – All I Want For Christmas is You
Shakin’ Stevens – Merry Christmas Everyone
Slade – Merry Xmas Everybody