The Pretender

Foo Fighters
Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace
Words by Dave Grohl

Music by Foo Fighters

Standard tuning

Moderate

= 90

Intro

11

1

E-Bass

= 180
Verse 1

3

12

5

5

5

5

5

5

18

5 5

5 5

5 5

1

2 2

2 2

2 2

1 1

1 1

Verse 2

2

23

1

1

5

5

1

1

1

1

1

0

3

5

5

5

5

5

5

27

5

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5

5

8

2

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2

2

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0

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31

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1 0 3

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

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5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

Pre-Chorus
39

1 1 1 1 1 0 3

5 5 5 5 7 7 7 7

9 9 9 9 10 10 10 10

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Chorus
43

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

3

0

0

0

0

2

47

(2) 2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

51

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3

3

0

0

0

0

2

55

(2) 2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Verse 3
59

12

5

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5

5

62

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5

5

2

2

2

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2/6

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2

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3

0

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

0

3

69

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

73

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

Pre Chorus

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 1 1 1 0 3

Chorus

77

5 5 5 5 7 7 7 7

9 9 9 9 10 10 10 10

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

81

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3 3 0 0 0 0 2

(2) 2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

85

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

89

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3 3 0 0 0 0 2

(2) 2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

Pre-Chorus
93

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

5

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7

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Bridge

4

96

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101

0

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0

0

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104

107

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

111

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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0

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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

116

= 90
Interlude
3

121

5 5 3 4 5 3 4 5

(5) 5 3 4 5 3 4 5

(5) 5 3 4 5 3 4 5

(5) 5 3 4 5 3 4 5

= 180
Chorus
128

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3 3 0 0 0 0 2

4/6

133

(2) 2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

137

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 2 2 2 2 3 3

3

3

0

0

0

0

2

Interlude
141

(2) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

146

0

0

0

(2) 2

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

2

2

2

3

3

3

3

0

0

0

0

2

149

2

2

2

2

2

2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

153

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

3

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

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0

0

0

2

2

2

2

2

2

3

3

156

(2)

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

Pre-Chorus
159

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

5 5 5 5 7 7 7 7

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

9 9 9 9 10 10 10 10

Outro
163

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(5)

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(5) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

5 5 3

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3 4

5

(5) 5 3

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3 4

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5 5

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