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Electric Bass Lessons: A Minor Funk Groove

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So here's a song in A minor,
a little funk groove and the bass line is
very dominant and
again it's repetitious line that stays
throughout the whole song.
So what you'll notice though is we start
out with the line,
just straight repetition.
And then as the song develops, I start
trying to stick little bits and
pieces in between and then toward the end.
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And it's, it's a simple, it's,
it's a little bit simple but then it's
complex trying to keep that line going
again and then squeeze everything in.
Little pops, some slides and double stops.
So check it out, here it goes.
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Now your turn to play it.
It's a cool line.
I want you to make it feel as good as
possible.
And that should be easy cuz you're playing
with Ricky Lawson on drums,
Kim Hanson on keyboards.
And again, it's the line that's
repetitious, and
you can put a little bits and pieces in
between, but
make sure that line stays constant,
consistent and strong.
Use some good taste, check out some of the
other video exchanges,
see what the other students are doing,
send yours to me and I'll get back to you.
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