Cover Art for Hunky Dory - Life On Mars - David Bowie

Life On Mars

Strings (Left Hand) Tablature

Tuning: AEADG

As a preview of what's available in FATpick's song catalog, the following is a plain-text rendition of the tablature for track 6 of "Life On Mars" by David Bowie from the album Hunky Dory. This tab is written for a 5-string bass in the AEADG tuning.

For help interpreting this notation, see How to Read Bass Tablature.

For a better bass tab experience, check out the FATpick App - an interactive tablature player with smooth-scrolling, animated tabs synchronized with backing audio tracks that provides real-time feedback on your performance.

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