SEP 10 2011

How To Play Slap Bass: Part 2

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Check this out first: How To Play Slap Bass: Part 1.┬áSo now that you know what slapping is, how do you do it? Use the side of your thumb to strike the thickest string (E). Your thumb should make contact on the side of the knuckle and it should make a thumping noise. This takes…

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SEP 09 2011

How To Play Slap Bass: Part 1

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Arguably the most distinct and well-recognized method of bass playing is called “slap.” But what is slap? I will explain the basic technique in the article but first you should hear what I’m talking about, so you have a reference for your slap practice. Here is a really high quality video I found. If you…

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