YT254 – John Deacon’s Secret Bass Weapon

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! Back in 2005, I was asked to sub on the Queen  show, “We Will Rock You” at London’s West End. As a 25-year-old-then bass player, this was a super exciting opportunity for me for two reasons: (1) I’ve been a life-long …

YT253 – 7 Reasons Why The “We Are Family” Bass Line Is Genius (By Bernard Edwards)

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! Over the summer, I was fortunate to spend four days at a beautiful family festival here in the UK called “Camp Bestival”. If you are in the UK, I recommend checking it out because it’s a super cool vibe! During the festival, …

YT252 – 5 Reasons Why “The Chicken” Bass Line Is Genius (By Jaco Pastorius)

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hi,  it’s James here! When I was 15 years old, my bass guitar teacher, Dave, brought out this beautiful piece of handwritten manuscript in his beautiful handwriting, photocopied it, and gave it to me. At the top of it, it said, “The Chicken”. Little …

YT251 – Country Bass For Beginners In 7 MINUTES

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hi,  it’s James! In order to grow as a musician, we should be open to learning different kinds of music genres. This will expand our knowledge and ultimately enable us to be more versatile in our playing. However, things can get overwhelming on how, …

YT250 – Sweet Child O’ Mine – The Greatest Bass Guitar Intro Ever!

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! What do you look for in a bass guitar intro? For me, I just love it when a bass guitar intro is simple yet epic and MEMORABLE.  About a month ago, I was on a date with my partner Vicki and went …

YT249 – Superstition – How to FUNK Like A PRO

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Click Here To Download the FREE Lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! Nothing feels better than jamming to your favorite tunes, playing around with the notes just feeling the beat, and adding your own FLAVOR to the song. As a budding bass player, this can be the most intimidating thing ever. What if …

YT248 – How Much Fret Buzz “SHOULD” You Have?

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! In today’s lesson,  I will reveal how much fret buzz “SHOULD” you have in your bass sound. This video was inspired by an active subscriber of the eBassGuitar channel, John, with whom I regularly have a light-hearted banter about the amount of fret buzz in my bass playing. I …

YT247 – $700 vs $70 In-Ear Monitors (ACS Evolve vs. CCA C12 Review)

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Click Here to Download the FREE lesson PDF! Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here! Are you new to in-ear monitor technology?  Or are you perhaps planning to upgrade? With a wide range of variety coming out in the market, it can get pretty overwhelming to choose which to buy. This brings me to the question, …