Watch the 30 Beginner Bass Grooves online guitar lesson by Andy Irvine from 30 Beginner Bass Grooves You Must Know
Hi, I'm Andy Irvine and welcome to 30 Beginner Bass Grooves You Must Know. You've chosen the coolest instrument to learn, and I'm the guy to help you on your way to a long and fun journey with the bass guitar.
In this course, I'll demonstrate and teach you a variety of great bass lines and grooves. Together we'll begin the process of building your playing technique and understanding the bass, and I guarantee that you'll soon have the ability to start jamming with others. This is the core stuff that creates the foundation for a diverse skill set and creates the possibility for you to play, and even earn, with your bass guitar in many musical settings.
We'll cover everything from rock to soul, to blues and funk, gospel, pop, and even some great acid rock, jam band, drum & bass, heavy metal, and punk rock bass lines. I encourage you to learn all of them, embrace all of them, and find appreciation in all of them. These are some of the crucial building blocks for a well-rounded musicality and a personal style with many tasteful layers.
For each lick, I'll give you a demonstration over a jam track, and I'll break it down note-by-note including detailed instruction on the key concepts and techniques. You'll get standard notation plus all the jam tracks to work with on your own. Alright friends - grab your bass and let's get started!