How To Learn A Song Quickly On The Bass Guitar

Paolo Bass Lab PLUS Membership, Bass Line Creation

Click Here to Download the FREE Resources From This Lesson Hey Groove Masters - let's talk about how to learn a song quickly on the bass guitar.James here...It all started coming into focus. After 8 long hours we were coming in to land…Being a musician is one of those things I’ll always be grateful for. Every so often it enables ...

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How To Play Jazz Standards On The Bass Guitar

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Essential Technique Course

Click Here To Download The FREE Resources from this lesson Hey Groove Masters - it's time to talk about how to play jazz standards on the bass guitar! Learning to play jazz can be one of the keys to unlocking the bass guitar once and for all for many players. It’s a massively exciting form of music with huge amounts of ...

How To Create Your Own Bass Lines In Less Than 5 Minutes

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Rookie Blues Bass Intensive

Click Here to Download the FREE Resources for this Lesson Hey Groove Masters!Yesterday I uploaded a short video lesson to Facebook sharing a technique I call the '4 Note Bass Line Creator'.It's a dead simple idea that you can use to create you own bass lines... and fast. Normally in less than 5 minutes. Perfect for anyone who feels a ...

Learn How To Play Chords On The Bass Guitar

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Riff Masters Bass Course

Hey Groove Masters,It's time to talk chords on the bass guitar...OK! I'm very aware I'm heading into controversial territory here.We have 4 strings on the bass guitar and it's not so hard to play more than one at a time. However, whether you should even entertain the idea can be a hotly debated topic.Here you're going to discover my personal ...

How To Play Easy Jazz Walking Bass Guitar

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Essential Technique Course

Hey Groove Masters,Quick Question - Do you call them half steps or semi tones?Well, whatever you call them... this lesson is for anyone who wants to delve into the wonderful world of walking bass.In this lesson I take an old 50s classic and show you how to easily transform it into a fantastically credible walking bass line.What's even better... learning ...

How To Play Walking Blues Bass Guitar – Pride & Joy By Stevie Ray Vaughan

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Rookie Blues Bass Intensive

Click Here to Download the FREE Resources for This Lesson Hey Groove Masters,If you ask any gigging bass player they will always have had moments that push the boundaries of their comfort zone.I can think of many...The great thing is it's these moments which really enable us to grow and develop as musicians.My Skype student Denny, from Ohio, experienced just ...

Learn To Play Your First Walking Bass Line

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Rookie Blues Bass Intensive

Hey Groove Monsters,"Walking Bass... that's too hard for me!"I remember the feeling well that jazz was a millions away.Like anything, it's all about taking those first few steps. This lesson will help you do exactly that.It's often been said if you can understand 'walking bass' that's the key to unlocking the fingerboard and creating great basslines!I totally agree 🙂In this ...

Learn To Play The Bass Riff To ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’

James Eager Bass Line Creation, Riff Masters Bass Course

Hey Groove Masters,Well, yes, obviously that subject line is a little tongue in cheek... because all music is completely subjective!However, this was one of those bass lines that made a real difference to my playing.This tutorial is all about how to play classic riff from the song 'Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick' by Ian Dury & The Blockheads.In this ...