Introduction: Slap Bassics by Scott Whitley Lesson 1 - Slap Bass Overview

This is the first in my series of free slap bass lessons. I aim to explode some of the myths surrounding the technique and unlock the secrets many keep close to their chest!! :-)

This first 'overview' lesson looks mainly at the basic slap bass technique and how to excecute it. Be sure to check out lesson 2 for a great slap pattern to practice and get your slap chops going.

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seamster (author)2015-04-21

Great tutorial video, thank you for sharing this!

scottwhitley (author)seamster2015-04-21

Thanks - my pleasure!! :-)

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Bio: I'm a bass guitarist from England UK. In recent years I've been working hard to create lots of free online bass lessons and ... More »
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