If you are getting string noise or string ring when you are playing your bass, you probably need to work on your string muting.
Find out three way to eliminate this string noise in my latest video lesson.
This will give you a much cleaner bass tone.
There is also details of a FREE bass ebook in the video.
New ‘Bass Line Breakdown’ video!
This lesson shows you how to play the bass line from Shadows in the Rain’ by Sting.
The bass line features Darryl Jones and is an uptempo walking line. It is such fun to play a great one to learn.
There is a pdf download in the description and a backing track to jam to at the end of the video.
I don’t about you, but I think that Reggae has some of the grooviest bass lines there are.
The bass is almost always very prominent and right in the pocket.
I have made a video lesson to explore Reggae bass and to help you to start composing your own Reggae bass lines.
There are a few techniques which can help you to make your lines sound more authentic.
I have left a couple of backing tracks running at the end of the video and you can also download a free pdf in the video description.
I hope this helps anyone wanting to start playing Reggae bass.
Learn the whole bass line from ‘Right Next Door (Because Of Me)’ by Robert Cray.
The original bass line is played by groovemeister ‘Richard Cousins’ and is played with great feel, right in the pocket.
FREE Pdf download and backing track included in the video.
Guitars by Nick Kendall
Drum Loop by Ian Whitehead