Volume 09

Phrygian Mode - In Depth

In this lesson, I will take a deeper look into the phrygian mode and how it sounds, identifying the characteristic note and how it can be used in improvising.

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Volume 11

You Can Call Me Al - Paul Simon

In this lesson, I will show you the parts for the Paul Simon song that features a unique bass slapping sound. These parts are overdubbed on the record so its not possible to play them all together but we will go over each of them, including the solo break.

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Volume 12

I, IV, V Using Triads

In this lesson, I'll show you how the triads formed by the I, IV and V chords interact to give you bass line ideas and options for this standard chord progression.

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Volume 14

Wild Nights - Mellencamp Ndegeocello

In this lesson I will show you how to play the iconic bass line from John Mellencamp and Me'Shell Ndegeocello's hit "Wild Nights."

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Volume 10

No Woman No Cry - Marley

A simple reggae tune to play that is also a classic from Bob Marley. This version might be a bit out of tune with popular recordings as they are tuned non-standard.

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Volume 10

Rude - Magic

I'll teach you how to play the reggae flavored pop tune by Magic. This is a fun and deep bass line.

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Volume 02

Song - Stir It Up (B. Marley)

In this lesson, I will teach you the Bob Marley classic 'Stir It Up' and explore the reggae style of bass playing. This song uses major triads as the foundation for the bass line.

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