How To Play Riffs Using The Open Strings On The Bass Guitar

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Click Here To Download The FREE Resources For This Video Hey Groove Masters,James here… let's talk about how to play riffs using the open strings on the bass guitar. Now, one of the many reasons the bass is a super cool instrument is because it’s a pattern and shape based animal.Once you’ve learned a riff or a groove, all you need ...

5 Steps To 5 Strings

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Click Here To Download The FREE Resources For This Lesson  Hey Groove Masters,James here…let's talk 5 steps to 5 strings.Whether you love getting your trousers flapping with extra low notes or playing beautiful melodies up high… there are a wealth of exciting basses out there.Having owned a lot of basses over the years I’ve got a few insights into the ...

Ear Training For Bass Guitar Players

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Click Here to Download the FREE Resources for This Lesson Hey Groove Masters,James here... let's talk about ear training for bass guitar players.One of the questions I get asked all the time is ‘How do I improve my musical ear?'.There’s nothing more fun than ‘flying by the seat of your pants’ on a gig or jam session… I’ve learned so ...

Bass Grooves For Beginners

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To Download the FREE Resources for this Video Click Here Hey Groove Masters,James here…let's talk about bass grooves for beginners.We’ve all heard a groove that makes us want to tap our foot, nod our heads along in time… or flat out just makes us dance!And let’s be straight… as bass players, we all want to master the ‘secret sauce’ that ...

I Will Survive Bass Guitar Lesson & Circle Of Fifths

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Click Here to Download the FREE Resources for this Lesson Hey Groove Masters,James here... let's talk about this I Will Survive bass guitar lesson & circle of fifths.I pressed the button to see what would happen.This was March 2016.I was nervous, nervous as hell. Little did I know that ahead of me was the most exciting project of my life.Yes, ...

How To Play Triads, Arpeggios & Chord Tones On The Bass Guitar

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Click Here to Download the FREE Lesson Resources Hey Groove Masters,James here. Let's talk about how to play triads, arpeggios & chord tones on the bass guitar.He put down his sticks swearing he’d never play again.He was telling the truth.That was my Dad, April 1993.My Dad was a drummer. A pretty good one too.He’d toured and recorded with David Bowie ...

3 Important Blues Bass Guitar Fingerboard Shapes

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Click Here to Download the Free Resources for This Lesson Hey Groove Masters,James here. Let's talk about 3 important blues fingerboard patterns for bass guitar.I put the phone down and couldn’t believe what just happened.I’m a funny one, when I was a teenager I never really idolized the big rock ‘n’ roll names of bass like Flea or Paul McCartney.I ...

Fretless Bass… For Beginners

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Click Here to Download the FREE Resources For This Lesson Hey Groove Masters,James here…let's talk about fretless bass... for beginners.I didn’t know if I was going to make to the next show.The house lights went down. I was in a dark orchestra pit in London’s West End.Depping (or subbing) for one of the UK’s most respected bass players... on what ...