YT219 – Open Up the Fretboard with This Simple Shape

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…Over the holiday break, I watched the film Stuart Little 2 with my 4 year old son Oliver.The movie was good fun, but one thing that really stood out to me was the bass playing in this really groovy song …

A Very Sexy Bass Lick For 5 String Bass – YT218

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…I’m just starting to wrap up for the festive season… and can’t wait to start the overindulgence for a few days.Just before I do, I want to give you our final Youtube lesson for the year before I give my …

Bass Legend December – Kevin Presnell

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Each month at eBassGuitar the team and I choose a Bass Lab PLUS LEGEND – one of our Bass Lab Plus students who has really blown us away with their progress.I want to introduce Kev Presnell. Kev has played in a band for a few years but was always stuck learning songs parrot fashion using tabs and YouTube videos, with …

How to Play I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday By Wizzard On The Bass Guitar – YT217

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…Christmas is definitely here, so I’ve been getting a lot of requests from my Bass Lab PLUS members on how to play songs for this festive season. One of the songs that I’ve been asked about is Wizzard’s I Wish It …

Think You KNOW Slap Bass? Try This Bass Lick! – YT216

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…On Thursday we held a super cool live Bass Lab PLUS workshop with top British bassist Paul Geary.Paul has pinned down the bottom end with the legendary UK artist Nik Kershaw since 1998… In the workshop Paul demonstrated his slap bass …

Gig with The Voices of Yorkshire

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Today I thought I’d give you a quick glimpse behind the scenes of my last gig…where I performed with over 250 singers…I also thought it would be fun to share the process of learning the songs and some exclusive video clips of me playing the songs from the showOn my birthday this year I decided to drive a 600 mile …

My First PRO 5 String Bass And A Super Cool 5 String Bass Groove – YT215

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…For this week’s video, I’m going to keep this short and sweet…I’ve taken Oliver (my 4 year old son) to visit my folks for the weekend and I’ve just discovered my first ever ‘professional’ bass guitar that I bought just …

The Meters – Style Funk Groove – 3 Groove Levels – YT214

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Click Here To Download The FREE Lesson PDF Hey, James here…If there’s one style of music or bass groove I could play all day long, it would be a dirty funk.Today I want to share with you 3 dirty funk grooves inspired by George Porter Jnr and the incredible funk …