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 …

YT239 – Why This Bass “Soli” is Genius (Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder)

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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! Got a bass line for you that will surely pick you up, inspire, and motivate you because of how ridiculously FUNKY it is! A commenter from my last video noted how the cheeky bass fill from “December 1963 (Oh What a Night)” …

Two Simple & Groovy Bass Lines For Beginners With Tabs and Backing Track – YT210

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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…So it’s time for the second video in our new series “Simple, Funky Bass Lines For Beginners”.This week I’ve got TWO bass lines for you… and we’re going to be focusing on two techniques: note length & using space (or …

Simple & Funky Bass Line For Beginners ( With Tabs & Backing Track ) – YT209

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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…It’s so true…… and the longer I’ve been playing bass the more I see how right Dave was…I’ve told this anecdote a million times but I keep coming back to it time and time again.Back in 1993 A friend of …

Play Great Bass By Learning Real Songs YT208

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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…Like many working musicians gig’s have just started coming back over the last 6 weeks…… and I’m super grateful to have played with some fantastic musicians over the last few weeks.Here’s the thing…If I’m to be a little vulnerable I …

British Bass Player Reacts: Sir Duke By Stevie Wonder – YT199

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Click Here To Get The FREE Bass Player’s Action Pack Hey, James here…Can you believe it!We’ve nearly published 200 videos on YouTube. It’s 199 to be precise…… and it’s time to change things up and HAVE SOME MORE FUN!Looking back to my time at music college 20 years ago some of the lessons I enjoyed the most were the listening …

5 Legendary Motown Bass Riffs (originally by James Jamerson) YT134

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Click Here To Get The FREE5 Legendary Motown Bass Riffs (origially by James Jamerson) PDF Hey! In today’s bass guitar lesson I’m going to show you to learn 5 legendary Motown Bass Riffs originally played by James Jamerson.If you’re not already familiar with the name ‘James Jamerson’… you’re in for a treat!  Jamerson was the house session bass player for Motown …

Isn’t She Lovely – Beginner Bass Guitar Lesson – YT115

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Click Here To Get The FREE Isn’t She Lovely Beginner Bass Lesson  PDF In this bass guitar lesson we’re going to learn the Stevie Wonder classic ‘Isn’t She Lovely’. This song is often seen in many different musical contexts from a straight ‘pop song’, to an instrumental piece which jazz musicians improvise over, to solo bass arrangements by players such …