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One of the things you may have noticed,
when you see me play is me slipping and
sliding all over the bass.
[SOUND] And, I figure you have all of this
real estate here.
And, there are more than, a few ways to
get around it.
So, I love using slides to get me into a
into a ballad, and, you know, say we have
a nice ballad, key of A [SOUND] and this
You know, or you'll hear me using the
slides and sometimes when it's a,
a funky passage in there.
[SOUND] And, you know, I'll use chords
[SOUND] Grab two note, two note slide.
[SOUND] Or we're doing the, the last note
And then just [SOUND] pull off it,
slide off it.
So, I'd like to demonstrate a couple of
slides for you with a,
drum track by my good buddy J.R, John
So, that's what we're talking about when
we're sliding around the bass.
Check it out.
Try it out.