Watch the Popcorn online guitar lesson by Denny Sarokin from Songwriter's Guide to Great Guitar

A muted, percussive single string pattern that plays (with possible slight variation) over most of the chord progression - it should blend in but give a little 3-dimensional feel to the changes. Used a lot in fusion, funk, and 70’s pop (Average White Band’s, “Pick Up The Pieces”.

It’s used a lot in counter-melodic bass lines for reggae.

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